The first table below looks at the demand for the Incident Analyst role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Incident Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Incident Analyst
Rank 569 537 576
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +39
Contract jobs requiring an Incident Analyst 18 7 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.032% 0.015% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.016% 0.021%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 2 6
Average daily rate £250 £348 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.21% +8.82%
UK excluding London average daily rate £240 - £320
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £10.76 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £10.76 -
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
51949 44129 56219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.27% 92.47% 92.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 31578 25274 30920
Average daily rate £390 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £238 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2083 2186 2628
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.87 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.04% -8.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%

Incident Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Incident Analyst in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Incident Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Incident Analyst
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Incident Analyst within the UK.

Incident Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Incident Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Incident Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Incident Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Incident Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Incident Analyst within the UK.

Incident Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Incident Analyst
Top 22 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Incident Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -80 14 £245 -29.64% 7
South East -10 5 £240 - 1
London -20 5 £323 -7.39% 4
City of London -13 2 £350 +0.50% 1
Hampshire - 2 £250 -
North Yorkshire - - - -
South Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - - 2
South Wales - - - -
South West - - - -
Wales - - - -
Selby - - - -
Sheffield - - - -
Derbyshire - - - -
Bristol - - - -
Cardiff - - - -
Chesterfield - - - -
Glasgow - - - -
Goole - - - - 2
East Midlands - - - -
Scotland - - - -
East Yorkshire - - - - 2

Incident Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Incident Analyst in their job title 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 with Incident Analyst in their job title.

1 23 (74.19%) ITIL
2 17 (54.84%) Service Management
3 11 (35.48%) Problem Management
4 10 (32.26%) Incident Management
5 9 (29.03%) ITSM
6 7 (22.58%) Security Cleared
7 5 (16.13%) SC Cleared
8 4 (12.90%) MS PowerPoint
8 4 (12.90%) Service Delivery
8 4 (12.90%) SQL
8 4 (12.90%) MS Excel
8 4 (12.90%) SharePoint
8 4 (12.90%) HP
9 3 (9.68%) SLA
9 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
9 3 (9.68%) BS15000
9 3 (9.68%) OVSD
9 3 (9.68%) Knowledge Management
9 3 (9.68%) DV Cleared
9 3 (9.68%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (6.45%) Data Analysis
10 2 (6.45%) Degree
10 2 (6.45%) Information Management
10 2 (6.45%) Process Management
10 2 (6.45%) NHS
10 2 (6.45%) Windows
11 1 (3.23%) Linux
11 1 (3.23%) Sun
11 1 (3.23%) CISSP

Incident Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Incident Analyst in their job title 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 with Incident Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (12.90%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (12.90%) MS PowerPoint
1 4 (12.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) VoIP
1 1 (3.23%) HTTP
1 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.23%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (3.23%) Firewall
1 1 (3.23%) Network Security
General
1 1 (3.23%) Finance
1 1 (3.23%) Legal
1 1 (3.23%) Retail
1 1 (3.23%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.45%) NHS
3 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.23%) Fixed Income
3 1 (3.23%) Equities
3 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) Windows
2 1 (3.23%) Linux
2 1 (3.23%) UNIX
2 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (74.19%) ITIL
2 17 (54.84%) Service Management
3 11 (35.48%) Problem Management
4 10 (32.26%) Incident Management
5 9 (29.03%) ITSM
6 4 (12.90%) Service Delivery
7 3 (9.68%) Knowledge Management
8 2 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (6.45%) Data Analysis
8 2 (6.45%) Information Management
8 2 (6.45%) Process Management
9 1 (3.23%) Risk Management
9 1 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (3.23%) Network Design
9 1 (3.23%) Information Security
9 1 (3.23%) Change Management
9 1 (3.23%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 1 (3.23%) ITIL V3
9 1 (3.23%) Asset Management
9 1 (3.23%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.90%) SQL
2 1 (3.23%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (22.58%) Security Cleared
2 5 (16.13%) SC Cleared
3 3 (9.68%) DV Cleared
4 2 (6.45%) Degree
5 1 (3.23%) CISSP
5 1 (3.23%) CNA
5 1 (3.23%) Novell Certification
5 1 (3.23%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (3.23%) GIAC
5 1 (3.23%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) SLA
1 3 (9.68%) BS15000
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) OVSD
Vendors
1 4 (12.90%) HP
2 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.23%) Sun
3 1 (3.23%) Mercator
3 1 (3.23%) Remedy
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £250 - £275 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Rate: £200 - £300 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Belfast
Capita Internal Resourcing
Rate: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Belfast
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago