The table below looks at the statistics for the Incident Manager 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 Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Incident Manager
Rank 533 557 534
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -23
Contract jobs requiring an Incident Manager 97 59 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.10% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.11% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 27 38
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£325 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £194 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £350 £388
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -9.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 2 1
Average hourly rate £37.09 £177.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-79.10% +787.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.09 £177.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-79.10% +787.50%

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
54176 52067 49457
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.80% 92.10% 92.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 34646 31581 29422
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1992 2012 2139
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.94% -

Incident Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 3 September 2015.

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 3 September 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Incident Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 3 September 2015. 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
England +26 87 £325 -9.72% 15
London +16 28 £363 +0.69% 5
South East -7 28 £400 +10.34% 6
Berkshire +6 17 £400 +33.33% 6
Yorkshire -12 17 £275 -24.13% 1
West Yorkshire -10 16 £275 -24.13%
Leeds -19 16 £275 -26.66%
Reading +6 11 - - 2
City of London - 9 £350 - 1
Hampshire +2 8 £325 -11.86%
Scotland -9 6 - -
Edinburgh -9 6 - -
Hook - 6 - -
North West -27 5 £350 +100.00%
East Midlands - 5 £275 -
Milton Keynes -12 4 - -
Manchester -17 4 £350 +100.00%
Buckinghamshire -19 4 - -
Newbury - 3 - -
East of England +6 2 £365 -17.97% 1
South West -7 2 - -
Nottingham - 2 £275 -
Nottinghamshire - 2 £275 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £365 -
Oxfordshire -20 1 £450 +16.12%
Lancashire - 1 - -
Banbury - 1 £450 -
Cambridge - 1 - -
Bournemouth - 1 - -
Winchester - 1 - -

Incident Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Incident Manager 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 Manager in their job title.

1 187 (81.30%) ITIL
2 166 (72.17%) Incident Management
3 104 (45.22%) Service Management
4 94 (40.87%) Problem Management
5 49 (21.30%) Finance
6 41 (17.83%) SLA
7 40 (17.39%) ITSM
8 32 (13.91%) ITIL Certification
8 32 (13.91%) Security Cleared
9 30 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
9 30 (13.04%) Remedy
10 27 (11.74%) Service Delivery
11 22 (9.57%) Root Cause Analysis
12 21 (9.13%) Telecoms
13 19 (8.26%) Banking
14 18 (7.83%) MS Office
15 16 (6.96%) Windows
15 16 (6.96%) SC Cleared
15 16 (6.96%) DV Cleared
16 15 (6.52%) Change Management
17 14 (6.09%) MS Excel
18 13 (5.65%) Data Analysis
18 13 (5.65%) ServiceNow
19 12 (5.22%) Matrix Management
19 12 (5.22%) Statistics
19 12 (5.22%) Front Office
20 11 (4.78%) SharePoint
20 11 (4.78%) Remedy ITSM
20 11 (4.78%) Continuous Improvement
21 10 (4.35%) Time Management

Incident Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Incident Manager 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 Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (4.78%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.30%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.43%) IIS
3 1 (0.43%) IBM Notes
3 1 (0.43%) CICS
3 1 (0.43%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 18 (7.83%) MS Office
2 14 (6.09%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.87%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.43%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (4.78%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (1.30%) assyst
3 1 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.87%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.30%) Intranet
1 3 (1.30%) Internet
1 3 (1.30%) Extranet
1 3 (1.30%) Firewall
1 3 (1.30%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (0.43%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.61%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (0.43%) NonStop SQL
2 1 (0.43%) Oracle OLAP
2 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.43%) DB2
2 1 (0.43%) OLAP
General
1 49 (21.30%) Finance
2 21 (9.13%) Telecoms
3 19 (8.26%) Banking
4 12 (5.22%) Front Office
5 8 (3.48%) Law
6 7 (3.04%) Billing
7 6 (2.61%) Legal
8 4 (1.74%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.74%) Retail
9 3 (1.30%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.87%) Publishing
10 2 (0.87%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.43%) Back Office
11 1 (0.43%) Electronics
11 1 (0.43%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.87%) J2EE
1 2 (0.87%) Middleware
2 1 (0.43%) .NET Framework
2 1 (0.43%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (0.43%) COM+
2 1 (0.43%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 30 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (5.22%) Statistics
3 6 (2.61%) User Experience
4 5 (2.17%) Blackberry
4 5 (2.17%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.74%) Replication
5 4 (1.74%) PKI
5 4 (1.74%) PMI
6 3 (1.30%) Data Centre
7 2 (0.87%) Life Science
7 2 (0.87%) Mainframe
7 2 (0.87%) Derivative
8 1 (0.43%) Tandem
8 1 (0.43%) DTV
8 1 (0.43%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (0.43%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (6.96%) Windows
2 10 (4.35%) UNIX
3 6 (2.61%) Linux
4 5 (2.17%) Solaris
4 5 (2.17%) Apple iOS
4 5 (2.17%) Windows 8
5 3 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.87%) AIX
6 2 (0.87%) HPUX
7 1 (0.43%) zOS
7 1 (0.43%) MVS
7 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.43%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 187 (81.30%) ITIL
2 166 (72.17%) Incident Management
3 104 (45.22%) Service Management
4 94 (40.87%) Problem Management
5 40 (17.39%) ITSM
6 27 (11.74%) Service Delivery
7 22 (9.57%) Root Cause Analysis
8 15 (6.52%) Change Management
9 13 (5.65%) Data Analysis
10 12 (5.22%) Matrix Management
11 11 (4.78%) Continuous Improvement
12 10 (4.35%) Time Management
13 9 (3.91%) Stakeholder Management
13 9 (3.91%) Business Continuity
14 8 (3.48%) Disaster Recovery
14 8 (3.48%) Knowledge Management
15 6 (2.61%) Agile Software Development
15 6 (2.61%) Project Management
15 6 (2.61%) CRM
15 6 (2.61%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 3 (1.30%) SQL
2 2 (0.87%) VBA
2 2 (0.87%) C
2 2 (0.87%) C++
2 2 (0.87%) Java
3 1 (0.43%) Perl
3 1 (0.43%) PL/SQL
3 1 (0.43%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 32 (13.91%) ITIL Certification
1 32 (13.91%) Security Cleared
2 16 (6.96%) SC Cleared
2 16 (6.96%) DV Cleared
3 9 (3.91%) Degree
4 4 (1.74%) PMI Certification
5 3 (1.30%) GCIH
5 3 (1.30%) CEH
5 3 (1.30%) CISSP
6 1 (0.43%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.43%) CCENT
6 1 (0.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.43%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (17.83%) SLA
2 7 (3.04%) QA
3 5 (2.17%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.87%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 7 (3.04%) SCOM
2 5 (2.17%) OpenView
2 5 (2.17%) OVSD
3 3 (1.30%) Control-M
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 30 (13.04%) Remedy
2 13 (5.65%) ServiceNow
3 10 (4.35%) HP
3 10 (4.35%) BMC
4 7 (3.04%) SAP
4 7 (3.04%) LANDesk
5 5 (2.17%) Microsoft
6 4 (1.74%) VMware
7 3 (1.30%) Splunk
7 3 (1.30%) ArcSight
7 3 (1.30%) NetApp
8 2 (0.87%) Lotus
8 2 (0.87%) Citrix
8 2 (0.87%) IBM
8 2 (0.87%) Huawei
8 2 (0.87%) Oracle
9 1 (0.43%) Sun
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