The table below looks at the statistics for Incident Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Incident Management over the 3 months to 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Incident Management
Rank 98 99 103
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Contract jobs citing Incident Management 23 31 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.15% 1.09% 0.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.43% 1.37% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 18 12
Median daily rate £120 £183 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.24% -53.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £92 £105 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £394 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £350 £305
% change year-on-year
-4.28% +14.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £15.85 £17.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.79% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £17.00 £16.08
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +5.72%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1611 2263 2191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 80.39% 79.40% 77.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 954 1193 1228
Median daily rate £375 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 40 23
Median hourly rate £38.00 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.35 £16.12
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-12.01% +39.80%

Incident Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland 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 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Incident Management across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

Incident Management Daily Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Incident Management within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +17 14 £135 -52.21% 1
Glasgow +9 6 £91 -34.82% 1
West Dunbartonshire - 2 £375 -
Inverclyde -1 1 - -
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Incident Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Incident Management.

1 16 (43.24%) Windows
2 12 (32.43%) ITIL
2 12 (32.43%) Microsoft
3 10 (27.03%) Banking
4 9 (24.32%) Change Management
5 7 (18.92%) Active Directory
5 7 (18.92%) SQL
6 6 (16.22%) Service Management
7 5 (13.51%) ITSM
7 5 (13.51%) Problem Management
7 5 (13.51%) SCCM
7 5 (13.51%) MS Office
7 5 (13.51%) Linux
7 5 (13.51%) TCP/IP
7 5 (13.51%) Internet
7 5 (13.51%) Unix
7 5 (13.51%) Windows 7
7 5 (13.51%) Data Centre
7 5 (13.51%) Disclosure Scotland
8 4 (10.81%) Windows Server
8 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (10.81%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (10.81%) Citrix
8 4 (10.81%) SLA
8 4 (10.81%) Configuration Management
8 4 (10.81%) Performance Management
8 4 (10.81%) CMDB
8 4 (10.81%) Finance
8 4 (10.81%) Migration
9 3 (8.11%) Management Information System

Incident Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 3 (8.11%) GlassFish
2 2 (5.41%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.70%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 5 (13.51%) MS Office
2 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (8.11%) assyst
1 3 (8.11%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (5.41%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Office 365
1 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.51%) Internet
1 5 (13.51%) TCP/IP
2 3 (8.11%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (8.11%) LAN
2 3 (8.11%) WAN
3 2 (5.41%) ATM
3 2 (5.41%) DHCP
3 2 (5.41%) DNS
3 2 (5.41%) Firewall
3 2 (5.41%) TACACS
4 1 (2.70%) PABX
4 1 (2.70%) SAN
4 1 (2.70%) VPN
4 1 (2.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
1 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (2.70%) DB2
General
1 10 (27.03%) Banking
2 4 (10.81%) Finance
3 2 (5.41%) Law
4 1 (2.70%) Retail
4 1 (2.70%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (32.43%) Analyst
2 3 (8.11%) Administrator
2 3 (8.11%) Help Desk Assistant
2 3 (8.11%) IT Analyst
2 3 (8.11%) Middleware Analyst
2 3 (8.11%) Monitoring Analyst
2 3 (8.11%) Security Analyst
2 3 (8.11%) Security Monitoring Analyst
3 2 (5.41%) Applications Support
3 2 (5.41%) Applications Support Analyst
3 2 (5.41%) IT Support
3 2 (5.41%) IT Support Analyst
3 2 (5.41%) SCCM Engineer
3 2 (5.41%) Service Analyst
3 2 (5.41%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (5.41%) SQL Analyst
3 2 (5.41%) SQL Support Analyst
3 2 (5.41%) Support Analyst
3 2 (5.41%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (5.41%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.11%) Middleware
2 1 (2.70%) .NET
2 1 (2.70%) CSS
2 1 (2.70%) XML
2 1 (2.70%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Data Centre
2 4 (10.81%) CMDB
3 3 (8.11%) Management Information System
3 3 (8.11%) Mobile Banking
4 2 (5.41%) Data Structures
4 2 (5.41%) iSeries
4 2 (5.41%) Tandem
5 1 (2.70%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.70%) Online Banking
5 1 (2.70%) Replication
5 1 (2.70%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (2.70%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 16 (43.24%) Windows
2 5 (13.51%) Linux
2 5 (13.51%) Unix
2 5 (13.51%) Windows 7
3 4 (10.81%) Windows Server
3 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (8.11%) Windows 10
4 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (5.41%) AIX
5 2 (5.41%) OpenVMS
5 2 (5.41%) zOS
6 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.70%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (32.43%) ITIL
2 9 (24.32%) Change Management
3 6 (16.22%) Service Management
4 5 (13.51%) ITSM
4 5 (13.51%) Problem Management
5 4 (10.81%) Configuration Management
5 4 (10.81%) Migration
5 4 (10.81%) Performance Management
5 4 (10.81%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (8.11%) Application Performance Management
6 3 (8.11%) Malware Analysis
6 3 (8.11%) Project Management
6 3 (8.11%) SIEM
6 3 (8.11%) Workflow
7 2 (5.41%) Data Management
7 2 (5.41%) Data Protection
7 2 (5.41%) Information Security
7 2 (5.41%) Release Management
7 2 (5.41%) Risk Management
7 2 (5.41%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 7 (18.92%) SQL
2 3 (8.11%) PowerShell
3 2 (5.41%) T-SQL
3 2 (5.41%) VBScript
4 1 (2.70%) C#
4 1 (2.70%) Java
4 1 (2.70%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.70%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.41%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.70%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.70%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (2.70%) MCP
3 1 (2.70%) MCSE
3 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.51%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (10.81%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (18.92%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.41%) RACF
2 2 (5.41%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.70%) BitLocker
3 1 (2.70%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.70%) XenApp
3 1 (2.70%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (13.51%) SCCM
2 3 (8.11%) SCOM
2 3 (8.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (32.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.81%) Citrix
3 3 (8.11%) BMC
3 3 (8.11%) Mitel
3 3 (8.11%) Remedy
4 2 (5.41%) AppSense
4 2 (5.41%) FireEye
4 2 (5.41%) Sourcefire
4 2 (5.41%) VMware
5 1 (2.70%) Avaya
5 1 (2.70%) Cisco
5 1 (2.70%) Lotus
5 1 (2.70%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.70%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.70%) Symantec