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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Incident Management over the 3 months to 24 November 2014 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
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Incident Management
Rank 102 86 105
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +19
Contract jobs citing Incident Management 42 27 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.28% 1.20% 0.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.74% 1.74% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 17 9
Average daily rate
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£325 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £111 £266 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £443 £369
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £290 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -10.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 6
Average hourly rate £36.40 £22.50 £12.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.77% +81.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.68 £21.30 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.28 £22.50 £15.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.08 £17.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-5.41% +25.92%
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
2420 1555 1891
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 73.58% 69.39% 67.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1658 1018 1113
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £492
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+6.20% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 126 104 129
Average hourly rate £28.50 £30.50 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.55% -7.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.98 £13.50 £12.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.00 £49.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-13.79% -

Incident Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Incident Management across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 November 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Incident Management across the South West region over the 3 months to 24 November 2014.

Incident Management Hourly Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Incident Management within the South West region over the 3 months to 24 November 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
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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
Wiltshire -1 22 £165 - 2
Gloucestershire -17 8 £420 -4.00% 1
Dorset - 6 £315 -
Bristol -11 4 £313 +4.16% 5
Somerset -15 1 - -
Devon -22 1 - -
Incident Management
England

Incident Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 31 (50.00%) ITIL
2 21 (33.87%) Windows
2 21 (33.87%) Security Cleared
3 20 (32.26%) SLA
3 20 (32.26%) Microsoft
4 17 (27.42%) Service Management
5 16 (25.81%) SC Cleared
5 16 (25.81%) ITIL V3
6 13 (20.97%) Finance
7 12 (19.35%) Cisco
8 10 (16.13%) Remedy
8 10 (16.13%) Windows 7
9 9 (14.52%) Problem Management
9 9 (14.52%) LAN
10 8 (12.90%) ITSM
11 7 (11.29%) Change Management
11 7 (11.29%) Configuration Management
11 7 (11.29%) Active Directory
11 7 (11.29%) Linux
11 7 (11.29%) MS Excel
12 6 (9.68%) Windows XP
12 6 (9.68%) MS Exchange
12 6 (9.68%) MS Office
12 6 (9.68%) CCNP
12 6 (9.68%) Cisco Certification
12 6 (9.68%) Tivoli
12 6 (9.68%) Management Information System
12 6 (9.68%) VMware
12 6 (9.68%) Mentoring
13 5 (8.06%) Jenkins

Incident Management
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 (9.68%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.84%) CMS
2 3 (4.84%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.23%) Railo
3 2 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (3.23%) ColdFusion
3 2 (3.23%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.61%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.61%) Lync
Applications
1 7 (11.29%) MS Excel
2 6 (9.68%) MS Office
3 2 (3.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (6.45%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (3.23%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.23%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (14.52%) LAN
2 5 (8.06%) Firewall
3 4 (6.45%) BGP
3 4 (6.45%) EIGRP
3 4 (6.45%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (6.45%) FWSM
3 4 (6.45%) WAN
4 3 (4.84%) DNS
4 3 (4.84%) Wireshark
4 3 (4.84%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (4.84%) MPLS
5 1 (1.61%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (1.61%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (1.61%) SSL
5 1 (1.61%) SAN
5 1 (1.61%) Internet
5 1 (1.61%) SMTP
5 1 (1.61%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.61%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.45%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.23%) MS Access
4 1 (1.61%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (8.06%) Git (software)
1 5 (8.06%) Jenkins
2 4 (6.45%) StarTeam
3 3 (4.84%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (4.84%) Hudson
3 3 (4.84%) Visual Studio
3 3 (4.84%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 13 (20.97%) Finance
2 3 (4.84%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.61%) Law
3 1 (1.61%) Military
3 1 (1.61%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (24.19%) Analyst
2 8 (12.90%) Service Analyst
2 8 (12.90%) Service Desk Analyst
2 8 (12.90%) Incident Manager
3 7 (11.29%) Service Manager
4 6 (9.68%) Developer
5 5 (8.06%) Major Incident Manager
6 4 (6.45%) 1st Line Support
6 4 (6.45%) Network Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) Applications Developer
7 3 (4.84%) Junior
7 3 (4.84%) Senior Network Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) Service Desk Manager
7 3 (4.84%) Junior Analyst
8 2 (3.23%) Process Manager
8 2 (3.23%) Incident Analyst
8 2 (3.23%) Tivoli Specialist
8 2 (3.23%) Tivoli Monitoring Specialist
8 2 (3.23%) Monitoring Specialist
8 2 (3.23%) Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.45%) XML
2 3 (4.84%) XSLT
2 3 (4.84%) .NET
2 3 (4.84%) ASP.NET
2 3 (4.84%) Web Services
2 3 (4.84%) .NET Framework
2 3 (4.84%) LINQ
3 2 (3.23%) jQuery
3 2 (3.23%) ColdBox
3 2 (3.23%) HTML5
3 2 (3.23%) CSS3
3 2 (3.23%) HTML
3 2 (3.23%) CSS
4 1 (1.61%) ODBC
4 1 (1.61%) XHTML
4 1 (1.61%) Middleware
4 1 (1.61%) X-Windows
4 1 (1.61%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.68%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.84%) IVR
2 3 (4.84%) Blackberry
2 3 (4.84%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.23%) Performance Metrics
3 2 (3.23%) iPhone
3 2 (3.23%) iPad
3 2 (3.23%) CMDB
4 1 (1.61%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.61%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 21 (33.87%) Windows
2 10 (16.13%) Windows 7
3 7 (11.29%) Linux
4 6 (9.68%) Windows XP
5 4 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (3.23%) Android
6 2 (3.23%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.61%) UNIX
7 1 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.61%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (50.00%) ITIL
2 17 (27.42%) Service Management
3 16 (25.81%) ITIL V3
4 9 (14.52%) Problem Management
5 8 (12.90%) ITSM
6 7 (11.29%) Change Management
6 7 (11.29%) Configuration Management
7 6 (9.68%) Mentoring
8 5 (8.06%) Service Delivery
8 5 (8.06%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (4.84%) Capacity Management
9 3 (4.84%) ITIL V2
9 3 (4.84%) Unit Testing
9 3 (4.84%) Project Management
10 2 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
10 2 (3.23%) Migration
10 2 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (3.23%) Scrum
10 2 (3.23%) Business Continuity
10 2 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.06%) JavaScript
2 3 (4.84%) Perl
2 3 (4.84%) SQL
2 3 (4.84%) VB.NET
2 3 (4.84%) C#
3 2 (3.23%) Java
3 2 (3.23%) CFML
3 2 (3.23%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.23%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.61%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 21 (33.87%) Security Cleared
2 16 (25.81%) SC Cleared
3 6 (9.68%) CCNP
3 6 (9.68%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (8.06%) CCNA
5 4 (6.45%) MOS
6 3 (4.84%) DV Cleared
6 3 (4.84%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.61%) CCSE
8 1 (1.61%) CCA
8 1 (1.61%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (1.61%) CCEE
8 1 (1.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.61%) MCDST
8 1 (1.61%) MCTS
8 1 (1.61%) Degree
8 1 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (32.26%) SLA
2 3 (4.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (4.84%) ISO 9001
3 2 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 7 (11.29%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.84%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (4.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.84%) Hyper-V
2 3 (4.84%) XenDesktop
3 2 (3.23%) vSphere
3 2 (3.23%) XenApp
3 2 (3.23%) XenServer
3 2 (3.23%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.61%) ProxySG
4 1 (1.61%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 6 (9.68%) Tivoli
2 4 (6.45%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 3 (4.84%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (3.23%) SCCM
5 1 (1.61%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.61%) YUM
5 1 (1.61%) MOM
5 1 (1.61%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.61%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 20 (32.26%) Microsoft
2 12 (19.35%) Cisco
3 10 (16.13%) Remedy
4 6 (9.68%) VMware
5 4 (6.45%) IBM
5 4 (6.45%) Citrix
6 3 (4.84%) Juniper
6 3 (4.84%) BMC
6 3 (4.84%) Sun
7 2 (3.23%) Intel
7 2 (3.23%) Red Hat
7 2 (3.23%) AppSense
7 2 (3.23%) Oracle
7 2 (3.23%) IronPort
7 2 (3.23%) RightFax
7 2 (3.23%) ServiceNow
7 2 (3.23%) Symantec
8 1 (1.61%) F5
8 1 (1.61%) Lumension
8 1 (1.61%) McAfee
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