The first table below looks at the demand for Incident Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Incident Management over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Scotland region.

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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Incident Management
Rank 113 106 92
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -14
Contract jobs citing Incident Management 13 14 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.49% 0.60% 0.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 0.84% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 9
Average daily rate £366 £300 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.08% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £289 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £385 £372
UK excluding London average daily rate £331 £275 £314
% change year-on-year
+20.45% -12.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 10
Average hourly rate - - £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £13.63 £16.47
% change year-on-year
+43.11% -17.24%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1912 1658 1855
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 72.15% 70.76% 66.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1021 860 977
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 26 68
Average hourly rate £25.00 £40.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +110.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £10.00 £9.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £180.00 £60.00 £33.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Incident Management
UK

Incident Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Incident Management across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Incident Management Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Incident Management
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Incident Management Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Incident Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Incident Management Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Incident Management
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Incident Management within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -25 7 £366 +12.69% 3
Glasgow +9 4 - - 1
Aberdeen - 1 - - 1
Dundee - - - -
Stirling - - - -
North Lanarkshire - - - -
Incident Management
UK

Incident Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Incident Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Incident Management.

1 14 (46.67%) ITIL
2 7 (23.33%) Service Management
2 7 (23.33%) Change Management
2 7 (23.33%) Finance
3 6 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 6 (20.00%) Project Management
3 6 (20.00%) Windows
3 6 (20.00%) Capacity Management
4 4 (13.33%) JCL
4 4 (13.33%) HP
4 4 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (13.33%) TOGAF
4 4 (13.33%) Banking
4 4 (13.33%) COBIT
5 3 (10.00%) UNIX
5 3 (10.00%) Release Management
5 3 (10.00%) QA
5 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (10.00%) REXX
5 3 (10.00%) MVS
5 3 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 3 (10.00%) C
5 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (6.67%) SLA
6 2 (6.67%) Cisco
6 2 (6.67%) IBM
6 2 (6.67%) SOA
6 2 (6.67%) LAN
6 2 (6.67%) WAN

Incident Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Incident Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Incident Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Office
2 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) LAN
1 2 (6.67%) WAN
1 2 (6.67%) FTP
1 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (6.67%) SNA
1 2 (6.67%) SAN
1 2 (6.67%) TELNET
1 2 (6.67%) X.25
1 2 (6.67%) Network Security
1 2 (6.67%) Firewall
1 2 (6.67%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (3.33%) Junos
2 1 (3.33%) DNS
2 1 (3.33%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (23.33%) Finance
2 4 (13.33%) Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Retail
3 1 (3.33%) Billing
3 1 (3.33%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (23.33%) Analyst
2 5 (16.67%) Architect
3 3 (10.00%) Service Manager
3 3 (10.00%) Business Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Service Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Network Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Project Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Operations Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Service Transition Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Senior IT Security Consultant
5 1 (3.33%) Environment Manager
5 1 (3.33%) UNIX Technical Specialist
5 1 (3.33%) UNIX Specialist
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Security Consultant
5 1 (3.33%) IT Risk Consultant
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (3.33%) IT Security Consultant
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) Middleware
2 1 (3.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Mainframe
1 2 (6.67%) Cryptography
2 1 (3.33%) Mobile Banking
2 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.33%) CLARiiON
2 1 (3.33%) Data Extraction
2 1 (3.33%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.00%) Windows
2 3 (10.00%) UNIX
2 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (10.00%) MVS
3 2 (6.67%) AIX
3 2 (6.67%) Solaris
3 2 (6.67%) Linux
3 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (6.67%) OS/390
3 2 (6.67%) zOS
3 2 (6.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (46.67%) ITIL
2 7 (23.33%) Service Management
2 7 (23.33%) Change Management
3 6 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 6 (20.00%) Project Management
3 6 (20.00%) Capacity Management
4 4 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (13.33%) TOGAF
5 3 (10.00%) Release Management
5 3 (10.00%) Service Delivery
6 2 (6.67%) SOA
6 2 (6.67%) Network Management
6 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (6.67%) Migration
6 2 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (3.33%) Business Process Mapping
7 1 (3.33%) Process Improvement
7 1 (3.33%) Change Control
7 1 (3.33%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.33%) JCL
2 3 (10.00%) REXX
2 3 (10.00%) C
3 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.33%) SQL
3 1 (3.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.67%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.67%) MCDST
3 1 (3.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (3.33%) APMP
3 1 (3.33%) ISEB
3 1 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) COBIT
2 3 (10.00%) QA
3 2 (6.67%) SLA
4 1 (3.33%) JSP 440
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) vSphere
1 2 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.33%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 4 (13.33%) HP
2 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.67%) Cisco
3 2 (6.67%) IBM
3 2 (6.67%) CheckPoint
3 2 (6.67%) EMC
3 2 (6.67%) Juniper
3 2 (6.67%) McAfee
4 1 (3.33%) Fujitsu
4 1 (3.33%) VMware
4 1 (3.33%) TippingPoint
4 1 (3.33%) Crossbeam
4 1 (3.33%) F5
4 1 (3.33%) 3PAR
4 1 (3.33%) Riverbed
4 1 (3.33%) Symantec
4 1 (3.33%) CA
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle
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