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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Incident Manager
Rank 595 544 549
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +5
Contract jobs requiring an Incident Manager 65 130 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.23% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.24% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 68 41
Median daily rate £375 £350 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £522 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.76% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 3
Median hourly rate £20.50 £19.08 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.44% -9.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £19.08 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+7.44% -9.14%

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
51171 54063 51068
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.77% 94.76% 94.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 33246 34265 30949
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1562 2016 2062
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.60 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +0.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.58 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

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 27 July 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 27 July 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 27 July 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 -76 59 £363 +3.57% 10
London -19 20 £400 - 2
South East -26 13 £363 -9.37% 3
East Midlands +3 9 £360 - 1
North West -1 8 £300 -14.28% 2
Nottinghamshire - 7 £360 - 1
Scotland +6 6 £425 - 2
Nottingham - 6 £360 - 1
City of London +46 5 £375 +15.38%
Manchester -5 5 £300 -14.28% 1
Edinburgh -7 5 £425 - 1
Reading +2 4 - - 2
Hampshire +2 4 £177 -45.58%
Berkshire -12 4 - - 2
Wigan - 4 £300 -
South West +2 3 £315 -
Surrey -1 3 £381 -15.27%
Lancashire - 3 - -
Southampton - 3 £177 -
West Midlands - 3 £325 -
East of England +18 2 £363 -30.28% 1
Milton Keynes +7 2 £475 +46.15%
Buckinghamshire +6 2 £475 +46.15%
Derby - 2 - -
Croydon - 2 £400 -
Birmingham - 2 £325 -
Preston - 2 - -
Derbyshire - 2 - -
Dorset -3 1 £315 -
Staines -3 1 - -

Incident Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 July 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.

1 125 (73.53%) ITIL
2 114 (67.06%) Incident Management
3 61 (35.88%) Problem Management
4 46 (27.06%) Service Management
5 43 (25.29%) SLA
6 34 (20.00%) Finance
7 32 (18.82%) ITIL Certification
8 30 (17.65%) Security Cleared
9 26 (15.29%) Stakeholder Management
10 23 (13.53%) SC Cleared
11 22 (12.94%) Service Delivery
12 20 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
12 20 (11.76%) Telecoms
13 19 (11.18%) Front Office
13 19 (11.18%) Ticket Management
14 18 (10.59%) Change Management
15 16 (9.41%) Root Cause Analysis
16 15 (8.82%) ITIL V3
16 15 (8.82%) ITSM
16 15 (8.82%) Remedy
17 12 (7.06%) Banking
18 11 (6.47%) Billing
19 10 (5.88%) CRM
19 10 (5.88%) Management Information System
20 9 (5.29%) Degree
20 9 (5.29%) Virtual Team
21 8 (4.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
21 8 (4.71%) Project Management
21 8 (4.71%) Huawei
22 7 (4.12%) Supplier Management

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 4 (2.35%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.59%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (3.53%) MS Office
2 3 (1.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (3.53%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.18%) Internet
2 1 (0.59%) DHCP
2 1 (0.59%) DNS
2 1 (0.59%) Firewall
2 1 (0.59%) IP Telephony
2 1 (0.59%) MVNO
2 1 (0.59%) Network Security
2 1 (0.59%) SNMP
2 1 (0.59%) TCP/IP
General
1 34 (20.00%) Finance
2 20 (11.76%) Telecoms
3 19 (11.18%) Front Office
4 12 (7.06%) Banking
5 11 (6.47%) Billing
6 7 (4.12%) Retail
7 4 (2.35%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.18%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.18%) Law
9 1 (0.59%) Advertising
9 1 (0.59%) Automotive
9 1 (0.59%) German Language
9 1 (0.59%) Legal
9 1 (0.59%) Mandarin Language
9 1 (0.59%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.59%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.18%) XML
2 1 (0.59%) ADO
2 1 (0.59%) J2EE
2 1 (0.59%) Middleware
2 1 (0.59%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 20 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 9 (5.29%) Virtual Team
4 7 (4.12%) Statistics
5 6 (3.53%) User Experience
6 4 (2.35%) Mainframe
6 4 (2.35%) Replication
7 3 (1.76%) Hedge funds
7 3 (1.76%) Smart Meter
7 3 (1.76%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (1.18%) Fintech
9 1 (0.59%) CESG
9 1 (0.59%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.59%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.59%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.59%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (2.94%) Windows
2 1 (0.59%) Solaris
2 1 (0.59%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (73.53%) ITIL
2 114 (67.06%) Incident Management
3 61 (35.88%) Problem Management
4 46 (27.06%) Service Management
5 26 (15.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 22 (12.94%) Service Delivery
7 19 (11.18%) Ticket Management
8 18 (10.59%) Change Management
9 16 (9.41%) Root Cause Analysis
10 15 (8.82%) ITIL V3
10 15 (8.82%) ITSM
11 10 (5.88%) CRM
12 8 (4.71%) Project Management
13 7 (4.12%) Supplier Management
14 6 (3.53%) Continuous Improvement
14 6 (3.53%) Knowledge Management
14 6 (3.53%) Programme Management
15 5 (2.94%) IT Governance
15 5 (2.94%) Process Improvement
15 5 (2.94%) Service Continuity Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (1.76%) SQL
2 2 (1.18%) C
2 2 (1.18%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.59%) C++
3 1 (0.59%) Java
Qualifications
1 32 (18.82%) ITIL Certification
2 30 (17.65%) Security Cleared
3 23 (13.53%) SC Cleared
4 9 (5.29%) Degree
5 8 (4.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (1.76%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (1.76%) CCENT
6 3 (1.76%) CCNA
6 3 (1.76%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (1.76%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.18%) CISSP
7 2 (1.18%) GCIH
8 1 (0.59%) CESG Certified Professional
8 1 (0.59%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.59%) GCFA
8 1 (0.59%) GIAC
8 1 (0.59%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (25.29%) SLA
2 3 (1.76%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.59%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.59%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.59%) QA
System Software
1 5 (2.94%) Active Directory
1 5 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (2.94%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (0.59%) OpenView
2 1 (0.59%) ServiceCenter
2 1 (0.59%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 15 (8.82%) Remedy
2 8 (4.71%) Huawei
3 7 (4.12%) HP
3 7 (4.12%) ServiceNow
4 5 (2.94%) BMC
4 5 (2.94%) VMware
5 4 (2.35%) Microsoft
6 2 (1.18%) Cisco
6 2 (1.18%) SAP
6 2 (1.18%) Sun
7 1 (0.59%) 3Com
7 1 (0.59%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 1 (0.59%) BT
7 1 (0.59%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.59%) EMC
7 1 (0.59%) Ericsson
7 1 (0.59%) Nokia
7 1 (0.59%) Nokia Networks
7 1 (0.59%) Oracle
7 1 (0.59%) WorldPay
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £370 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
South East
TEKsystems
Rate: £25 per hour
Posted: 27 minutes ago
Reading, Berkshire
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £200 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago