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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Incident Management
Rank 113 99 120
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +21
Contract jobs citing Incident Management 21 37 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.85% 1.16% 0.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.02% 1.42% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 19 5
Median daily rate £425 £350 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +75.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £200 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £500 £339
UK excluding London median daily rate £285 £325 £304
% change year-on-year
-12.30% +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
Median hourly rate - £17.25 £88.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -80.56%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%
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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
2057 2607 2196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 83.11% 81.47% 79.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1220 1321 1158
Median daily rate £360 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 61 36
Median hourly rate £39.50 £30.50 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.50% +27.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.93 £12.35 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £46.70 £165.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +15.09%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 -1 15 £442 +26.28% 3
Renfrewshire -14 3 £278 +15.93%
Aberdeen - 1 £125 -
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Incident Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 17 (31.48%) Banking
2 16 (29.63%) ITIL
3 15 (27.78%) Windows
4 13 (24.07%) Change Management
5 12 (22.22%) Linux
6 10 (18.52%) Active Directory
6 10 (18.52%) Microsoft
6 10 (18.52%) Finance
6 10 (18.52%) Service Management
7 9 (16.67%) Firewall
8 8 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (14.81%) Unix
8 8 (14.81%) GlassFish
9 7 (12.96%) QA
9 7 (12.96%) Security Cleared
9 7 (12.96%) HTML
10 6 (11.11%) MS Office
10 6 (11.11%) LAN
10 6 (11.11%) WAN
10 6 (11.11%) Citrix
10 6 (11.11%) Service Delivery
10 6 (11.11%) Performance Management
11 5 (9.26%) SCCM
11 5 (9.26%) SC Cleared
11 5 (9.26%) Root Cause Analysis
11 5 (9.26%) Escalation Management
11 5 (9.26%) Intel Security
11 5 (9.26%) TCP/IP
11 5 (9.26%) Cisco
12 4 (7.41%) IBM

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 8 (14.81%) GlassFish
2 4 (7.41%) JBoss
2 4 (7.41%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.70%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.85%) IIS
4 1 (1.85%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.85%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (11.11%) MS Office
2 4 (7.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.70%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.67%) Firewall
2 6 (11.11%) LAN
2 6 (11.11%) WAN
3 5 (9.26%) TCP/IP
4 4 (7.41%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (7.41%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (7.41%) EIGRP
4 4 (7.41%) Network Security
4 4 (7.41%) OSPF
5 3 (5.56%) Internet
6 1 (1.85%) DNS
6 1 (1.85%) PABX
6 1 (1.85%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (1.85%) SAN
6 1 (1.85%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.70%) DB2
2 1 (1.85%) MySQL
2 1 (1.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (7.41%) Introscope
General
1 17 (31.48%) Banking
2 10 (18.52%) Finance
3 1 (1.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (33.33%) Analyst
2 7 (12.96%) IT Analyst
3 5 (9.26%) Incident Manager
3 5 (9.26%) Network Engineer
3 5 (9.26%) Risk Analyst
3 5 (9.26%) Technical Analyst
4 4 (7.41%) Administrator
4 4 (7.41%) Cisco Engineer
4 4 (7.41%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 4 (7.41%) IT Risk Analyst
4 4 (7.41%) Middleware Analyst
5 3 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (5.56%) Applications Specialist
5 3 (5.56%) Implementation Manager
5 3 (5.56%) Monitoring Specialist
5 3 (5.56%) Performance Specialist
5 3 (5.56%) Project Manager
5 3 (5.56%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 2 (3.70%) Business Analyst
6 2 (3.70%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.96%) HTML
2 4 (7.41%) Hibernate
2 4 (7.41%) Java EE
2 4 (7.41%) Middleware
2 4 (7.41%) Struts
3 1 (1.85%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.41%) Cryptography
1 4 (7.41%) Data Centre
1 4 (7.41%) Mobile Banking
2 3 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.70%) Replication
3 2 (3.70%) Smartphone
3 2 (3.70%) User Experience
4 1 (1.85%) CMDB
4 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.85%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 15 (27.78%) Windows
2 12 (22.22%) Linux
3 8 (14.81%) Unix
4 2 (3.70%) AIX
5 1 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (29.63%) ITIL
2 13 (24.07%) Change Management
3 10 (18.52%) Service Management
4 8 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (11.11%) Performance Management
5 6 (11.11%) Service Delivery
6 5 (9.26%) Escalation Management
6 5 (9.26%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (7.41%) Application Performance Management
7 4 (7.41%) Network Management
7 4 (7.41%) Project Management
7 4 (7.41%) Time Management
8 3 (5.56%) Application Performance Monitoring
8 3 (5.56%) Capacity Management
8 3 (5.56%) Configuration Management
8 3 (5.56%) ITSM
8 3 (5.56%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (5.56%) Problem Management
9 2 (3.70%) Non-Functional Testing
9 2 (3.70%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.41%) Java
1 4 (7.41%) JavaScript
1 4 (7.41%) PHP
1 4 (7.41%) Python
2 3 (5.56%) PowerShell
2 3 (5.56%) SQL
3 2 (3.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (12.96%) Security Cleared
2 5 (9.26%) SC Cleared
3 4 (7.41%) CCNA
3 4 (7.41%) CCNP
3 4 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.85%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.96%) QA
2 3 (5.56%) PCI DSS
3 2 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (3.70%) SLA
4 1 (1.85%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 10 (18.52%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.70%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.70%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.85%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (1.85%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 5 (9.26%) SCCM
2 4 (7.41%) CA Wily
2 4 (7.41%) SCOM
2 4 (7.41%) Tivoli
2 4 (7.41%) WSUS
3 2 (3.70%) MAINVIEW
4 1 (1.85%) Nessus
Vendors
1 10 (18.52%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.11%) Citrix
3 5 (9.26%) Cisco
3 5 (9.26%) Intel Security
4 4 (7.41%) CA
4 4 (7.41%) IBM
4 4 (7.41%) VMware
5 2 (3.70%) AppSense
5 2 (3.70%) BMC
6 1 (1.85%) Becrypt
6 1 (1.85%) Mitel
6 1 (1.85%) Oracle
6 1 (1.85%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.85%) Splunk
6 1 (1.85%) Twitter