The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Incident Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Incident Manager
Rank 586 588 578
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -10
Contract jobs requiring an Incident Manager 66 85 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.15% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.15% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 35 25
Median daily rate £369 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.35% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £275 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £499 £460 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.76% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 16 4
Median hourly rate £24.25 £37.09 £99.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.61% -62.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.15 £19.08 £29.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £138.75 £37.09 £182.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.25 £37.09 £99.50
% change year-on-year
-34.61% -62.72%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50426 54977 54154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.99% 92.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 32986 35136 33089
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1704 2093 2157
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Incident Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Incident Manager in the job title.

Incident Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Incident Manager
Daily Rate Trend

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

Incident Manager Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Incident Manager
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Incident Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Incident Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Incident Manager
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Incident Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Incident Manager
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Incident Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Incident Manager Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Incident Manager
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Incident Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 30 September 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
England -15 63 £361 +3.21% 14
London +5 14 £435 +12.25% 5
West Midlands - 14 £375 - 3
South East -4 11 £245 -31.22% 1
North West +18 9 £325 -7.14%
Reading +9 8 £245 - 1
Manchester -6 8 £325 -7.14%
Berkshire -7 8 £245 -38.75% 1
Nottinghamshire -3 7 £360 +30.90%
Nottingham -8 7 £360 +30.90%
East Midlands -8 7 £360 +30.90%
Wigan - 6 £300 -
Shropshire - 5 £390 -
Telford - 4 £390 -
South West +16 3 £315 +0.80% 1
East of England +5 3 £325 +44.44% 2
Hertfordshire - 3 £325 - 2
Edinburgh +14 2 £425 -
Scotland +11 2 £425 -
City of London +10 2 £481 +15.26% 2
Cheadle - 2 £450 -
Hemel Hempstead - 2 £325 -
Coventry - 2 £375 - 1
Warwickshire - 2 - - 1
Buckinghamshire +17 1 £550 +144.44%
Milton Keynes +11 1 £550 +144.44%
Yorkshire +7 1 £450 +38.46% 2
West Yorkshire 0 1 £450 +44.00% 2
Midlands - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 - -

Incident Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, Incident Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Incident Manager in the job title.

1 95 (71.43%) ITIL
2 92 (69.17%) Incident Management
3 46 (34.59%) Problem Management
4 41 (30.83%) Service Management
5 29 (21.80%) SLA
6 26 (19.55%) Finance
7 23 (17.29%) Stakeholder Management
8 22 (16.54%) Security Cleared
9 21 (15.79%) ITIL V3
9 21 (15.79%) Service Delivery
9 21 (15.79%) Change Management
10 19 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
11 17 (12.78%) ITSM
11 17 (12.78%) SC Cleared
12 12 (9.02%) Analytical Skills
13 11 (8.27%) Project Management
14 10 (7.52%) Trend Analysis
15 9 (6.77%) ServiceNow
15 9 (6.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 9 (6.77%) Ticket Management
15 9 (6.77%) Front Office
15 9 (6.77%) Degree
16 8 (6.02%) Banking
16 8 (6.02%) Root Cause Analysis
16 8 (6.02%) Remedy
16 8 (6.02%) Sun
17 7 (5.26%) CRM
17 7 (5.26%) Telecoms
17 7 (5.26%) Billing
18 6 (4.51%) Business Continuity

Incident Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 6 (4.51%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (3.01%) MS Office
2 2 (1.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.50%) Internet
2 1 (0.75%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (0.75%) Network Security
2 1 (0.75%) SNMP
2 1 (0.75%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.75%) Big Data
General
1 26 (19.55%) Finance
2 9 (6.77%) Front Office
3 8 (6.02%) Banking
4 7 (5.26%) Billing
4 7 (5.26%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.01%) Financial Institution
5 4 (3.01%) Retail
6 2 (1.50%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.75%) Games
7 1 (0.75%) Law
7 1 (0.75%) Legal
7 1 (0.75%) Mandarin Language
7 1 (0.75%) Publishing
7 1 (0.75%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.50%) XML
2 1 (0.75%) ADO
2 1 (0.75%) Middleware
2 1 (0.75%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.02%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.51%) Data Centre
3 5 (3.76%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.01%) Mainframe
5 3 (2.26%) Hedge funds
5 3 (2.26%) Smart Meter
6 2 (1.50%) Fintech
6 2 (1.50%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.75%) CESG
7 1 (0.75%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.75%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.75%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.75%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (0.75%) User Experience
7 1 (0.75%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (71.43%) ITIL
2 92 (69.17%) Incident Management
3 46 (34.59%) Problem Management
4 41 (30.83%) Service Management
5 23 (17.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 21 (15.79%) Change Management
6 21 (15.79%) ITIL V3
6 21 (15.79%) Service Delivery
7 17 (12.78%) ITSM
8 11 (8.27%) Project Management
9 10 (7.52%) Trend Analysis
10 9 (6.77%) Ticket Management
11 8 (6.02%) Root Cause Analysis
12 7 (5.26%) CRM
13 6 (4.51%) Business Continuity
13 6 (4.51%) Disaster Recovery
13 6 (4.51%) Process Management
14 5 (3.76%) Content Management
14 5 (3.76%) Service Design
14 5 (3.76%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.26%) SQL
2 2 (1.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 22 (16.54%) Security Cleared
2 19 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
3 17 (12.78%) SC Cleared
4 9 (6.77%) Degree
4 9 (6.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (2.26%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (2.26%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.50%) CISSP
6 2 (1.50%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.50%) GCIH
7 1 (0.75%) CESG Certified Professional
7 1 (0.75%) GCFA
7 1 (0.75%) GIAC
7 1 (0.75%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (21.80%) SLA
2 1 (0.75%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (0.75%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (1.50%) OpenView
2 1 (0.75%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (0.75%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 9 (6.77%) ServiceNow
2 8 (6.02%) Remedy
2 8 (6.02%) Sun
3 4 (3.01%) Huawei
4 3 (2.26%) HP
4 3 (2.26%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.50%) Cisco
5 2 (1.50%) SAP
6 1 (0.75%) 3Com
6 1 (0.75%) EMC
6 1 (0.75%) Oracle
6 1 (0.75%) WorldPay
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