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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Incident Management over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Incident Management
Rank 86 116 108
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -8
Contract jobs citing Incident Management 43 9 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.48% 0.36% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.93% 0.48% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 3 6
Average daily rate
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£350 £333 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £199 £309 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £399 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
+9.16% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.55 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £13.25
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +32.07%
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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
2224 1870 1772
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 76.35% 73.94% 71.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1182 1054 914
Average daily rate £375 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £241 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 37 27
Average hourly rate £31.00 £25.00 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.00% +23.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £17.00 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £38.50 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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
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 22 May 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Incident Management within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +22 28 £350 +5.26% 1
Glasgow +4 11 £260 - 8
Renfrewshire - 4 £267 -
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Incident Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 25 (32.05%) Windows
2 24 (30.77%) Finance
3 22 (28.21%) ITIL
4 21 (26.92%) Migration
4 21 (26.92%) Service Management
4 21 (26.92%) Security Cleared
5 20 (25.64%) Firewall
5 20 (25.64%) Banking
5 20 (25.64%) MS Office
6 19 (24.36%) SC Cleared
7 16 (20.51%) Retail
8 15 (19.23%) Microsoft
9 13 (16.67%) LAN
9 13 (16.67%) WAN
10 12 (15.38%) Management Information System
10 12 (15.38%) Retail Banking
11 11 (14.10%) Network Load Balancing
11 11 (14.10%) UNIX
11 11 (14.10%) Cisco
11 11 (14.10%) Juniper
11 11 (14.10%) Network Management
11 11 (14.10%) Network Monitoring
12 10 (12.82%) SIEM
12 10 (12.82%) Network Security
12 10 (12.82%) HP
12 10 (12.82%) Change Management
12 10 (12.82%) Business Continuity
12 10 (12.82%) Information Security
13 9 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
13 9 (11.54%) Service Delivery

Incident Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 6 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.85%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 20 (25.64%) MS Office
2 9 (11.54%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.56%) assyst
2 1 (1.28%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.28%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.85%) SaaS
2 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (25.64%) Firewall
2 13 (16.67%) LAN
2 13 (16.67%) WAN
3 10 (12.82%) Network Security
4 9 (11.54%) Cisco IOS
4 9 (11.54%) Junos
5 8 (10.26%) SAN
5 8 (10.26%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (3.85%) VPN
6 3 (3.85%) DHCP
7 2 (2.56%) DNS
8 1 (1.28%) HTTPS
8 1 (1.28%) SSL
8 1 (1.28%) FTP
8 1 (1.28%) HTTP
8 1 (1.28%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.28%) Intranet
8 1 (1.28%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.85%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.28%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.28%) DTS
2 1 (1.28%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 24 (30.77%) Finance
2 20 (25.64%) Banking
3 16 (20.51%) Retail
4 12 (15.38%) Retail Banking
5 4 (5.13%) Law
6 1 (1.28%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.28%) German Language
6 1 (1.28%) General Ledger
6 1 (1.28%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 31 (39.74%) Analyst
2 15 (19.23%) Business Analyst
3 11 (14.10%) Network Engineer
4 6 (7.69%) Support Analyst
5 5 (6.41%) Programme Manager
5 5 (6.41%) Service Analyst
6 4 (5.13%) Test Manager
6 4 (5.13%) Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (3.85%) Security Engineer
7 3 (3.85%) Incident Manager
7 3 (3.85%) Project Manager
8 2 (2.56%) Payments Business Analyst
8 2 (2.56%) Information Specialist
8 2 (2.56%) Risk Analyst
8 2 (2.56%) Help Desk Support
8 2 (2.56%) Security Specialist
8 2 (2.56%) Banking Business Analyst
8 2 (2.56%) Major Incident Manager
8 2 (2.56%) Information Security Specialist
8 2 (2.56%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.85%) AngularJS
2 2 (2.56%) Middleware
2 2 (2.56%) .NET
2 2 (2.56%) HTML
3 1 (1.28%) Java EE
3 1 (1.28%) XML
3 1 (1.28%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.38%) Management Information System
2 9 (11.54%) Cryptography
3 3 (3.85%) Open Source
3 3 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.56%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.28%) AS400
5 1 (1.28%) IVR
5 1 (1.28%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.28%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.28%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.28%) CMDB
5 1 (1.28%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 25 (32.05%) Windows
2 11 (14.10%) UNIX
3 9 (11.54%) Linux
4 8 (10.26%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (8.97%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (5.13%) Windows 7
7 3 (3.85%) Apple iOS
7 3 (3.85%) Android
8 2 (2.56%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.28%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (28.21%) ITIL
2 21 (26.92%) Migration
2 21 (26.92%) Service Management
3 11 (14.10%) Network Load Balancing
3 11 (14.10%) Network Management
3 11 (14.10%) Network Monitoring
4 10 (12.82%) SIEM
4 10 (12.82%) Change Management
4 10 (12.82%) Business Continuity
4 10 (12.82%) Information Security
5 9 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (11.54%) Service Delivery
6 8 (10.26%) E-Commerce
7 7 (8.97%) Validation
7 7 (8.97%) Time Management
8 6 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (6.41%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (6.41%) Capacity Management
9 5 (6.41%) Data Migration
9 5 (6.41%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 9 (11.54%) Perl
1 9 (11.54%) Python
2 5 (6.41%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.28%) XPath
3 1 (1.28%) Java
3 1 (1.28%) PHP
3 1 (1.28%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (26.92%) Security Cleared
2 19 (24.36%) SC Cleared
3 7 (8.97%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (6.41%) GCIA
4 5 (6.41%) CISSP
4 5 (6.41%) PMP
4 5 (6.41%) PMI Certification
5 2 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.56%) CCNP
5 2 (2.56%) CCNA
6 1 (1.28%) Degree
6 1 (1.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.54%) QA
2 6 (7.69%) JSP 440
3 5 (6.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (5.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (5.13%) SLA
4 4 (5.13%) COBIT
System Software
1 7 (8.97%) Hyper-V
2 6 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
2 6 (7.69%) vSphere
2 6 (7.69%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.28%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.28%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 9 (11.54%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (1.28%) Unicenter
2 1 (1.28%) Netcool
2 1 (1.28%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (1.28%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (1.28%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 15 (19.23%) Microsoft
2 11 (14.10%) Cisco
2 11 (14.10%) Juniper
3 10 (12.82%) HP
4 9 (11.54%) CheckPoint
4 9 (11.54%) McAfee
4 9 (11.54%) Crossbeam
4 9 (11.54%) Riverbed
4 9 (11.54%) TippingPoint
4 9 (11.54%) F5
5 8 (10.26%) ArcSight
6 6 (7.69%) 3PAR
6 6 (7.69%) EMC
7 5 (6.41%) Citrix
8 4 (5.13%) VMware
9 3 (3.85%) Oracle
9 3 (3.85%) Veeam
10 2 (2.56%) Qualys
11 1 (1.28%) AppSense
11 1 (1.28%) Avaya