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 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Incident Manager
Rank 559 506 545
Rank change year-on-year
-53 +39
Contract jobs requiring an Incident Manager 87 139 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.25% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.26% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 74 39
Median daily rate £363 £343 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.83% -8.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £287 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £524 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 6
Median hourly rate £28.25 £17.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.17% -19.04%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.25 £17.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+66.17% -19.04%

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
50873 53029 50613
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.74% 94.70% 94.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 33243 32777 31313
Median daily rate £425 £400 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1472 2111 2126
Median hourly rate £18.00 £16.87 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.72% -0.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.60 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 29 May 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 -48 78 £350 +1.44% 11
South East -14 34 £325 +0.85% 3
London -24 23 £373 +7.97% 2
Reading +3 19 - - 1
Berkshire -11 19 - - 1
North West +6 11 £338 -15.62% 4
Scotland -12 9 £450 +111.76% 1
Lancashire +11 7 - - 1
Edinburgh - 7 £475 - 1
City of London +42 6 £413 +26.92%
Surrey -2 6 £363 -
Croydon - 6 £388 -
Preston - 6 - -
South West -4 5 £295 -9.23%
Hampshire -2 4 £177 -42.90% 1
Manchester -5 4 £338 -15.62% 2
Guildford - 4 £215 -
Southampton +13 3 £177 -44.64%
West Midlands -15 3 £400 +23.07%
Bristol +3 2 £315 -3.07%
Birmingham -9 2 £400 +23.07%
East Midlands +8 1 £630 - 1
East of England +6 1 £350 -31.37% 1
Milton Keynes +1 1 £350 +19.65%
Buckinghamshire -2 1 £350 +21.21%
Wiltshire -6 1 - -
North East - 1 £360 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £360 -
West Bromwich - 1 - -
Dorset - 1 - -

Incident Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 137 (76.11%) ITIL
2 132 (73.33%) Incident Management
3 68 (37.78%) Problem Management
4 59 (32.78%) Service Management
5 52 (28.89%) SLA
6 42 (23.33%) Finance
7 40 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
8 33 (18.33%) Front Office
8 33 (18.33%) Ticket Management
9 31 (17.22%) Security Cleared
10 27 (15.00%) Change Management
11 24 (13.33%) Service Delivery
11 24 (13.33%) SC Cleared
12 22 (12.22%) ITSM
12 22 (12.22%) Billing
13 20 (11.11%) Telecoms
14 19 (10.56%) Analytical Skills
15 18 (10.00%) CRM
16 16 (8.89%) Stakeholder Management
17 15 (8.33%) ITIL V3
17 15 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
18 14 (7.78%) Huawei
19 12 (6.67%) Banking
19 12 (6.67%) Remedy
20 10 (5.56%) MS Office
20 10 (5.56%) Degree
20 10 (5.56%) Knowledge Management
20 10 (5.56%) User Experience
21 8 (4.44%) Management Information System
21 8 (4.44%) Statistics

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 1 (0.56%) WebLogic
Applications
1 10 (5.56%) MS Office
2 4 (2.22%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (3.89%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.11%) Internet
2 1 (0.56%) DHCP
2 1 (0.56%) DNS
2 1 (0.56%) Firewall
2 1 (0.56%) IP Telephony
2 1 (0.56%) MVNO
2 1 (0.56%) Network Security
2 1 (0.56%) SNMP
2 1 (0.56%) TCP/IP
General
1 42 (23.33%) Finance
2 33 (18.33%) Front Office
3 22 (12.22%) Billing
4 20 (11.11%) Telecoms
5 12 (6.67%) Banking
6 7 (3.89%) Retail
7 4 (2.22%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.11%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.11%) Law
9 1 (0.56%) Advertising
9 1 (0.56%) Automotive
9 1 (0.56%) German Language
9 1 (0.56%) Legal
9 1 (0.56%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.56%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.56%) ADO
1 1 (0.56%) J2EE
1 1 (0.56%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 19 (10.56%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (5.56%) User Experience
3 8 (4.44%) Management Information System
3 8 (4.44%) Statistics
4 4 (2.22%) Mainframe
4 4 (2.22%) Replication
5 3 (1.67%) Data Centre
5 3 (1.67%) Driving Licence
5 3 (1.67%) Hedge funds
5 3 (1.67%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (1.11%) Fintech
7 1 (0.56%) CESG
7 1 (0.56%) Contactless
7 1 (0.56%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.56%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.56%) IVR
7 1 (0.56%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (3.33%) Windows
2 1 (0.56%) Android
2 1 (0.56%) Solaris
2 1 (0.56%) Unix
2 1 (0.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (76.11%) ITIL
2 132 (73.33%) Incident Management
3 68 (37.78%) Problem Management
4 59 (32.78%) Service Management
5 33 (18.33%) Ticket Management
6 27 (15.00%) Change Management
7 24 (13.33%) Service Delivery
8 22 (12.22%) ITSM
9 18 (10.00%) CRM
10 16 (8.89%) Stakeholder Management
11 15 (8.33%) ITIL V3
11 15 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
12 10 (5.56%) Knowledge Management
13 8 (4.44%) Programme Management
14 7 (3.89%) Continuous Improvement
15 5 (2.78%) Trend Analysis
16 4 (2.22%) Fault Management
16 4 (2.22%) IT Governance
16 4 (2.22%) Process Improvement
16 4 (2.22%) Service Continuity Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.11%) C
1 2 (1.11%) Java
2 1 (0.56%) C++
Qualifications
1 40 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
2 31 (17.22%) Security Cleared
3 24 (13.33%) SC Cleared
4 10 (5.56%) Degree
5 3 (1.67%) CCENT
5 3 (1.67%) CCNA
5 3 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (1.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (1.11%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.56%) CESG Certified Professional
7 1 (0.56%) CISSP
7 1 (0.56%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.56%) MCSE
7 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (28.89%) SLA
2 3 (1.67%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.56%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.56%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (2.78%) Active Directory
1 5 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (2.78%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (0.56%) SmoothWall
2 1 (0.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 14 (7.78%) Huawei
2 12 (6.67%) Remedy
3 6 (3.33%) BMC
4 5 (2.78%) HP
4 5 (2.78%) Microsoft
4 5 (2.78%) VMware
5 2 (1.11%) Cisco
5 2 (1.11%) SAP
6 1 (0.56%) 3Com
6 1 (0.56%) Adobe
6 1 (0.56%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 1 (0.56%) BT
6 1 (0.56%) CheckPoint
6 1 (0.56%) EMC
6 1 (0.56%) Ericsson
6 1 (0.56%) Nokia
6 1 (0.56%) Nokia Networks
6 1 (0.56%) ServiceNow