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 27 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Incident Management
Rank 110 87 105
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +18
Contract jobs citing Incident Management 37 26 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.12% 1.18% 1.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.53% 1.69% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 14 11
Average daily rate
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£325 £373 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.75% +12.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £108 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £422 £446 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £303 £288 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.21% -11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 6
Average hourly rate £36.40 £21.75 £12.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+67.35% +75.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.68 £14.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.28 £22.50 £15.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £17.00 £13.25
% change year-on-year
-4.94% +28.30%
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
2421 1538 1825
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 73.39% 69.69% 67.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1652 1010 1077
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 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 126 105 127
Average hourly rate £28.50 £30.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.55% -12.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £13.50 £12.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -8.33%

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 27 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 27 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 27 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 -5 16 £170 -
Gloucestershire -10 8 £420 -5.35% 2
Dorset - 6 £315 -
Bristol -18 5 £300 - 4
Somerset -12 1 - -
Devon -21 1 - -
Incident Management
England

Incident Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 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
4 17 (27.42%) ITIL V3
5 16 (25.81%) SC Cleared
6 12 (19.35%) Finance
6 12 (19.35%) Cisco
7 10 (16.13%) Remedy
7 10 (16.13%) Windows 7
8 9 (14.52%) Problem Management
8 9 (14.52%) LAN
9 8 (12.90%) ITSM
10 7 (11.29%) Change Management
10 7 (11.29%) Configuration Management
10 7 (11.29%) Active Directory
10 7 (11.29%) Linux
10 7 (11.29%) MS Excel
11 6 (9.68%) Mentoring
11 6 (9.68%) Windows XP
11 6 (9.68%) MS Exchange
11 6 (9.68%) MS Office
11 6 (9.68%) CCNP
11 6 (9.68%) Cisco Certification
11 6 (9.68%) Tivoli
11 6 (9.68%) VMware
12 5 (8.06%) Management Information System
12 5 (8.06%) Firewall

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

For the 6 months to 27 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%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (3.23%) Railo
3 2 (3.23%) ColdFusion
4 1 (1.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.61%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.61%) IBM Notes
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%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (6.45%) FWSM
3 4 (6.45%) WAN
3 4 (6.45%) EIGRP
3 4 (6.45%) BGP
4 3 (4.84%) MPLS
4 3 (4.84%) DNS
4 3 (4.84%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (4.84%) Wireshark
5 1 (1.61%) Internet
5 1 (1.61%) SAN
5 1 (1.61%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.61%) VPN
5 1 (1.61%) SMTP
5 1 (1.61%) SSL
5 1 (1.61%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (1.61%) Cisco PIX
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%) Jenkins
1 5 (8.06%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.45%) StarTeam
3 3 (4.84%) Visual Studio
3 3 (4.84%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (4.84%) Hudson
3 3 (4.84%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (19.35%) 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 Manager
2 8 (12.90%) Service Desk Analyst
3 7 (11.29%) Incident Manager
4 6 (9.68%) Developer
5 5 (8.06%) Major Incident Manager
6 4 (6.45%) Service Desk Manager
6 4 (6.45%) Network Engineer
6 4 (6.45%) 1st Line Support
7 3 (4.84%) Junior
7 3 (4.84%) Applications Developer
7 3 (4.84%) Senior Network Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) Junior Analyst
8 2 (3.23%) Incident Analyst
8 2 (3.23%) Tivoli Specialist
8 2 (3.23%) Process Manager
8 2 (3.23%) Monitoring Specialist
8 2 (3.23%) Tivoli Monitoring Specialist
8 2 (3.23%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.45%) XML
2 3 (4.84%) Web Services
2 3 (4.84%) XSLT
2 3 (4.84%) ASP.NET
2 3 (4.84%) .NET
2 3 (4.84%) LINQ
2 3 (4.84%) .NET Framework
3 2 (3.23%) ColdBox
3 2 (3.23%) jQuery
3 2 (3.23%) HTML5
3 2 (3.23%) CSS3
3 2 (3.23%) HTML
3 2 (3.23%) CSS
4 1 (1.61%) X-Windows
4 1 (1.61%) Middleware
4 1 (1.61%) XHTML
4 1 (1.61%) ODBC
4 1 (1.61%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.06%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.84%) Blackberry
2 3 (4.84%) IVR
2 3 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.84%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (3.23%) iPhone
3 2 (3.23%) CMDB
3 2 (3.23%) Performance Metrics
3 2 (3.23%) iPad
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%) Android
6 2 (3.23%) Windows 8
6 2 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.61%) Solaris
7 1 (1.61%) UNIX
7 1 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (50.00%) ITIL
2 17 (27.42%) Service Management
2 17 (27.42%) ITIL V3
3 9 (14.52%) Problem Management
4 8 (12.90%) ITSM
5 7 (11.29%) Change Management
5 7 (11.29%) Configuration Management
6 6 (9.68%) Mentoring
7 5 (8.06%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (6.45%) Service Delivery
9 3 (4.84%) Project Management
9 3 (4.84%) Capacity Management
9 3 (4.84%) ITIL V2
9 3 (4.84%) Unit Testing
10 2 (3.23%) Performance Management
10 2 (3.23%) Release Management
10 2 (3.23%) Content Management
10 2 (3.23%) Knowledge Management
10 2 (3.23%) Infrastructure Management
10 2 (3.23%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.06%) JavaScript
2 3 (4.84%) Perl
2 3 (4.84%) SQL
2 3 (4.84%) C#
2 3 (4.84%) VB.NET
3 2 (3.23%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.23%) Java
3 2 (3.23%) T-SQL
3 2 (3.23%) CFML
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%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (4.84%) DV Cleared
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%) MCDST
8 1 (1.61%) MCTS
8 1 (1.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.61%) Degree
8 1 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (32.26%) SLA
2 3 (4.84%) ISO 9001
2 3 (4.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 7 (11.29%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.84%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (4.84%) XenDesktop
2 3 (4.84%) Hyper-V
2 3 (4.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.23%) XenApp
3 2 (3.23%) XenServer
3 2 (3.23%) vSphere
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%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.61%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.61%) MOM
5 1 (1.61%) YUM
5 1 (1.61%) SCVMM
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%) IronPort
7 2 (3.23%) ServiceNow
7 2 (3.23%) RightFax
7 2 (3.23%) Oracle
7 2 (3.23%) Intel
7 2 (3.23%) Red Hat
7 2 (3.23%) AppSense
7 2 (3.23%) Symantec
8 1 (1.61%) McAfee
8 1 (1.61%) Open Text
8 1 (1.61%) Mitel
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