The table below looks at the statistics for Incident Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Incident Management over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Incident Management
Rank 51 43 68
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +25
Contract jobs citing Incident Management 19 23 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 2.18% 2.72% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.76% 3.57% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 2
Median daily rate £380 £366 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +54.21%
UK excluding London median daily rate £297 £340 £300
% change year-on-year
-12.64% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £13.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -11.42%
Incident Management
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
689 645 696
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 78.92% 76.24% 74.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 412 326 323
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £260 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 28 13
Median hourly rate £20.00 £21.55 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.19% +5.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.61 £14.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.12 £45.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Incident Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing Incident Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Incident Management Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Incident Management
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Incident Management across the Reading region.

Incident Management Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Incident Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Incident Management across the Reading region.

Incident Management Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Incident Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Incident Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Reading region with a requirement for Incident Management.

1 54 (79.41%) SLA
2 46 (67.65%) ITIL
3 30 (44.12%) Ticket Management
4 28 (41.18%) Service Management
5 27 (39.71%) Front Office
6 21 (30.88%) Linux
7 18 (26.47%) Windows
8 17 (25.00%) Remedy
9 16 (23.53%) Windows Server
10 15 (22.06%) CRM
11 14 (20.59%) Huawei
11 14 (20.59%) Billing
12 13 (19.12%) Windows 7
13 12 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
14 11 (16.18%) Active Directory
15 10 (14.71%) Windows Server 2012
16 9 (13.24%) Unix
16 9 (13.24%) Problem Management
16 9 (13.24%) Telecoms
17 8 (11.76%) Perl
17 8 (11.76%) Python
18 7 (10.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
18 7 (10.29%) CISSP
18 7 (10.29%) TCP/IP
18 7 (10.29%) PCI DSS
18 7 (10.29%) Intrusion Detection
18 7 (10.29%) CEH
18 7 (10.29%) VMware
18 7 (10.29%) GCIA
18 7 (10.29%) GCIH

Incident Management
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.88%) Apache
1 4 (5.88%) JBoss
1 4 (5.88%) nginx
1 4 (5.88%) OpenStack
1 4 (5.88%) Tomcat
1 4 (5.88%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.47%) CMS
2 1 (1.47%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.47%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.47%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (1.47%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.47%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.47%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.29%) Intrusion Detection
1 7 (10.29%) TCP/IP
2 6 (8.82%) DNS
3 4 (5.88%) HTTP
3 4 (5.88%) LDAP
3 4 (5.88%) SMTP
3 4 (5.88%) SSL
4 2 (2.94%) BGP
4 2 (2.94%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (2.94%) DWDM
4 2 (2.94%) Ethernet
4 2 (2.94%) Junos
4 2 (2.94%) MPLS
4 2 (2.94%) OSPF
4 2 (2.94%) SNMP
4 2 (2.94%) TACACS
4 2 (2.94%) VLAN
4 2 (2.94%) VPN
4 2 (2.94%) WAN
5 1 (1.47%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.88%) MySQL
1 4 (5.88%) SQL Server
1 4 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.47%) DB2
General
1 27 (39.71%) Front Office
2 14 (20.59%) Billing
3 9 (13.24%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.47%) Finance
4 1 (1.47%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (48.53%) Incident Manager
2 17 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
2 17 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 14 (20.59%) Linux Support
3 14 (20.59%) Linux Support Engineer
4 8 (11.76%) ICT Manager
4 8 (11.76%) Junior
4 8 (11.76%) Junior Linux Engineer
5 7 (10.29%) Windows Engineer
5 7 (10.29%) Windows Support Engineer
6 6 (8.82%) Analyst
6 6 (8.82%) Applications Engineer
6 6 (8.82%) Applications Support
6 6 (8.82%) Applications Support Engineer
6 6 (8.82%) Senior Incident Manager
6 6 (8.82%) Senior Manager
7 5 (7.35%) Junior Support Engineer
8 3 (4.41%) AWS Engineer
8 3 (4.41%) Cloud Automation Engineer
8 3 (4.41%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.88%) LAMP
1 4 (5.88%) LEMP Stack
1 4 (5.88%) MCollective
1 4 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.88%) Computer Science
1 4 (5.88%) iPad
1 4 (5.88%) Security Operations Centre
2 3 (4.41%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.94%) Fat Client
3 2 (2.94%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.47%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 21 (30.88%) Linux
2 18 (26.47%) Windows
3 16 (23.53%) Windows Server
4 13 (19.12%) Windows 7
5 12 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (14.71%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (13.24%) Unix
8 5 (7.35%) Windows 8
9 4 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (2.94%) Windows 10
11 1 (1.47%) Solaris
11 1 (1.47%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (67.65%) ITIL
2 30 (44.12%) Ticket Management
3 28 (41.18%) Service Management
4 15 (22.06%) CRM
5 9 (13.24%) Problem Management
6 6 (8.82%) Configuration Management
7 5 (7.35%) Analytics
7 5 (7.35%) SIEM
8 4 (5.88%) High Availability
8 4 (5.88%) Security Operations
8 4 (5.88%) Service Delivery
9 3 (4.41%) Change Management
9 3 (4.41%) Cybersecurity
9 3 (4.41%) ITIL V3
10 2 (2.94%) Asset Management
10 2 (2.94%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (2.94%) Resource Management
10 2 (2.94%) Time Management
10 2 (2.94%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 2 (2.94%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (11.76%) Perl
1 8 (11.76%) Python
2 4 (5.88%) AWK
2 4 (5.88%) Bash Shell
2 4 (5.88%) sed
2 4 (5.88%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.47%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (10.29%) CEH
1 7 (10.29%) CISSP
1 7 (10.29%) GCIA
1 7 (10.29%) GCIH
2 6 (8.82%) Degree
3 2 (2.94%) CCNA
3 2 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.94%) HNC
3 2 (2.94%) MCSE
3 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.94%) RHCSA
4 1 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (79.41%) SLA
2 7 (10.29%) PCI DSS
2 7 (10.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (16.18%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.88%) qmail
2 4 (5.88%) Squid
3 3 (4.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.94%) VMware Workstation
4 2 (2.94%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (8.82%) Puppet
2 5 (7.35%) RSA Security Analytics
3 4 (5.88%) Cacti
3 4 (5.88%) collectd
3 4 (5.88%) Ganglia
3 4 (5.88%) Graphite
3 4 (5.88%) logstash
3 4 (5.88%) Nagios
3 4 (5.88%) ZABBIX
4 3 (4.41%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 17 (25.00%) Remedy
2 14 (20.59%) Huawei
3 7 (10.29%) VMware
4 5 (7.35%) Microsoft
4 5 (7.35%) NetWitness
5 4 (5.88%) Qualys
5 4 (5.88%) Red Hat
5 4 (5.88%) Splunk
6 2 (2.94%) Cisco
6 2 (2.94%) F5
6 2 (2.94%) FireEye
6 2 (2.94%) IBM
6 2 (2.94%) Juniper
6 2 (2.94%) Nortel
7 1 (1.47%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 1 (1.47%) Ericsson
7 1 (1.47%) LogRhythm
7 1 (1.47%) Nokia
7 1 (1.47%) Nokia Networks
7 1 (1.47%) Sourcefire