The table below looks at the statistics for Incident Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Incident Management over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Incident Management
Rank 113 95 125
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +30
Contract jobs citing Incident Management 34 47 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.11% 1.47% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.42% 1.90% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 15 14
Median daily rate £313 £425 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.47% +19.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £370 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £520 £399
UK excluding London median daily rate £283 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
-13.07% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Median hourly rate £12.50 £19.50 £30.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.89% -36.06%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%
Incident Management
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2386 2469 2358
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 78.20% 77.16% 77.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1600 1656 1578
Median daily rate £390 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 112 105
Median hourly rate £35.00 £39.25 £33.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.82% +15.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £18.42 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

Incident Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 the South West

Incident Management
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Incident Management Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Incident Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Incident Management across the South West region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

Incident Management Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Incident Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Incident Management Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Incident Management
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 South West region over the 3 months to 29 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
Wiltshire +10 14 £271 -32.25% 2
Bristol +15 13 £325 -23.52% 2
Gloucestershire -1 3 £400 -8.57% 1
Somerset -1 3 - - 3
Incident Management
England

Incident Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 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 South West region with a requirement for Incident Management.

1 45 (57.69%) ITIL
2 28 (35.90%) Service Management
2 28 (35.90%) Security Cleared
3 25 (32.05%) Problem Management
4 24 (30.77%) Windows
5 19 (24.36%) Service Delivery
6 15 (19.23%) SQL
6 15 (19.23%) Active Directory
7 14 (17.95%) Management Information System
7 14 (17.95%) Finance
8 13 (16.67%) SharePoint
8 13 (16.67%) DV Cleared
9 12 (15.38%) Microsoft
10 11 (14.10%) Data Analysis
10 11 (14.10%) Knowledge Management
10 11 (14.10%) Windows Server
11 10 (12.82%) SC Cleared
11 10 (12.82%) HP
11 10 (12.82%) ISO 9001
11 10 (12.82%) Change Management
12 9 (11.54%) Change Control
13 8 (10.26%) VMware
13 8 (10.26%) SLA
13 8 (10.26%) MS Excel
13 8 (10.26%) PL/SQL
13 8 (10.26%) SQL Server
13 8 (10.26%) Mentoring
14 7 (8.97%) .NET
14 7 (8.97%) Oracle
14 7 (8.97%) Business Intelligence

Incident Management
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 13 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 6 (7.69%) IIS
2 6 (7.69%) MS Exchange
3 4 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (5.13%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (3.85%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (2.56%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.28%) CMS
6 1 (1.28%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (10.26%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.69%) InfoPath
3 4 (5.13%) MS Office
4 1 (1.28%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (6.41%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.97%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.69%) Kerberos
2 5 (6.41%) DNS
2 5 (6.41%) Internet
3 4 (5.13%) DHCP
4 3 (3.85%) Intranet
5 2 (2.56%) Firewall
5 2 (2.56%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (2.56%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.56%) VoIP
6 1 (1.28%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (1.28%) Network Security
6 1 (1.28%) SAN
6 1 (1.28%) Unified Communications
6 1 (1.28%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.26%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.97%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (8.97%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (6.41%) QlikView
5 2 (2.56%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (2.56%) Cognos Impromptu
5 2 (2.56%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.28%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (1.28%) DB2
6 1 (1.28%) Lumira
6 1 (1.28%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Ant
1 2 (2.56%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (1.28%) JIRA
General
1 14 (17.95%) Finance
2 5 (6.41%) Billing
3 4 (5.13%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.85%) Military
5 2 (2.56%) Banking
6 1 (1.28%) Back Office
6 1 (1.28%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.28%) Law
6 1 (1.28%) Marketing
6 1 (1.28%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (29.49%) Analyst
2 8 (10.26%) Incident Manager
2 8 (10.26%) Service Manager
3 7 (8.97%) Developer
3 7 (8.97%) Support Analyst
4 6 (7.69%) Coordinator
4 6 (7.69%) Incident Coordinator
5 5 (6.41%) Delivery Manager
5 5 (6.41%) Operations Analyst
5 5 (6.41%) Report Analyst
5 5 (6.41%) Services Delivery Manager
5 5 (6.41%) SharePoint Developer
5 5 (6.41%) Siebel Analyst
5 5 (6.41%) Siebel Support Analyst
6 4 (5.13%) Consultant
6 4 (5.13%) Major Incident Manager
6 4 (5.13%) Technical Analyst
7 3 (3.85%) IT Manager
7 3 (3.85%) Malware Specialist
7 3 (3.85%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.97%) .NET
2 6 (7.69%) .NET Framework
2 6 (7.69%) CSS
2 6 (7.69%) HTML
3 5 (6.41%) HTML5
3 5 (6.41%) jQuery
3 5 (6.41%) XML
4 2 (2.56%) Middleware
5 1 (1.28%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.28%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.28%) IBM Integration Bus
5 1 (1.28%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (1.28%) React
5 1 (1.28%) Web Services
5 1 (1.28%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.95%) Management Information System
2 6 (7.69%) Data Centre
3 5 (6.41%) Replication
4 4 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.85%) Blog
6 2 (2.56%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.28%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.28%) Cryptography
7 1 (1.28%) Cyber Attack
7 1 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.28%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.28%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.28%) Online Banking
7 1 (1.28%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 24 (30.77%) Windows
2 11 (14.10%) Windows Server
3 5 (6.41%) Windows 7
4 4 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (5.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (3.85%) Unix
6 2 (2.56%) AIX
6 2 (2.56%) Linux
6 2 (2.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (57.69%) ITIL
2 28 (35.90%) Service Management
3 25 (32.05%) Problem Management
4 19 (24.36%) Service Delivery
5 11 (14.10%) Data Analysis
5 11 (14.10%) Knowledge Management
6 10 (12.82%) Change Management
7 9 (11.54%) Change Control
8 8 (10.26%) Mentoring
9 7 (8.97%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (8.97%) Configuration Management
10 6 (7.69%) Coaching
10 6 (7.69%) Migration
10 6 (7.69%) Risk Management
10 6 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
10 6 (7.69%) SDLC
10 6 (7.69%) Technical Analysis
10 6 (7.69%) Trend Analysis
11 5 (6.41%) BPEL
11 5 (6.41%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (19.23%) SQL
2 8 (10.26%) PL/SQL
3 7 (8.97%) PowerShell
4 6 (7.69%) C#
4 6 (7.69%) JavaScript
5 5 (6.41%) VB
6 2 (2.56%) Jython
7 1 (1.28%) Groovy
7 1 (1.28%) Java
7 1 (1.28%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.28%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 28 (35.90%) Security Cleared
2 13 (16.67%) DV Cleared
3 10 (12.82%) SC Cleared
4 6 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (6.41%) CISSP
5 5 (6.41%) Siebel Certification
6 3 (3.85%) GCIH
6 3 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.28%) BC Cleared
7 1 (1.28%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (1.28%) CLAS
7 1 (1.28%) Degree
7 1 (1.28%) GCIA
7 1 (1.28%) GSEC
7 1 (1.28%) MCDST
7 1 (1.28%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.82%) ISO 9001
2 8 (10.26%) SLA
3 3 (3.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.28%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (1.28%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (1.28%) QA
System Software
1 15 (19.23%) Active Directory
2 7 (8.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.56%) DFS Replication
3 2 (2.56%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.28%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.28%) Snort
4 1 (1.28%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (1.28%) XenApp
4 1 (1.28%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (7.69%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 4 (5.13%) SCCM
3 3 (3.85%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 2 (2.56%) SCDPM
4 2 (2.56%) SCOM
4 2 (2.56%) SCOrch
4 2 (2.56%) SCSM
4 2 (2.56%) SCVMM
4 2 (2.56%) WSUS
5 1 (1.28%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (1.28%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 12 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 10 (12.82%) HP
3 8 (10.26%) VMware
4 7 (8.97%) Oracle
5 6 (7.69%) Nintex
5 6 (7.69%) Siebel
6 3 (3.85%) Citrix
6 3 (3.85%) IBM
6 3 (3.85%) Intel Security
6 3 (3.85%) Mitel
6 3 (3.85%) OpenText
7 2 (2.56%) Avaya
7 2 (2.56%) Cognos
7 2 (2.56%) Remedy
8 1 (1.28%) ArcSight
8 1 (1.28%) EMC
8 1 (1.28%) LANDesk
8 1 (1.28%) Polycom