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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Incident Manager
Rank 573 555 562
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +7
Contract jobs requiring an Incident Manager 61 109 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.19% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.20% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 50 35
Median daily rate £360 £335 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.46% -1.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £275 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £459 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £356 £313 £339
% change year-on-year
+14.00% -7.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 12 2
Median hourly rate £25.00 £37.09 £177.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.59% -79.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.80 £19.08 £167.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £155.00 £37.09 £187.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £37.09 £177.50
% change year-on-year
-32.59% -79.10%

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
50506 55381 53413
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 94.92% 94.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 32907 35226 32261
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1614 2075 2087
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.25 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.34% +1.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.88 £11.00 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £39.37
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

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 27 August 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 August 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 August 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
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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 -24 58 £358 +3.62% 13
London +2 20 £400 +10.34% 7
East Midlands +3 11 £360 +30.90%
Nottinghamshire +2 9 £360 +30.90%
Nottingham -3 8 £360 +30.90%
South East -17 8 £400 -5.88%
North West +17 7 £313 -10.71% 3
Manchester 0 7 £313 -10.71% 2
Wigan - 6 £300 -
West Midlands - 6 £350 -
Reading +10 4 £200 -55.55%
Berkshire -6 4 £200 -52.94%
City of London +27 3 £488 +39.28% 1
East of England +22 3 £325 +44.44%
Milton Keynes +12 2 £475 +111.11%
Buckinghamshire +9 2 £475 +111.11%
Scotland +7 2 £425 - 3
South West +5 2 £315 -
Edinburgh +2 2 £425 - 1
Hemel Hempstead - 2 £325 -
Derby - 2 - -
Birmingham - 2 £325 -
Hertfordshire - 2 £325 -
Derbyshire - 2 - -
Dorset 0 1 £315 -
Surrey -1 1 - -
Bedfordshire -3 1 £400 +77.77%
Bedford -4 1 £400 +77.77%
Bristol - 1 - -
Cheadle - 1 £450 -

Incident Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 106 (71.62%) ITIL
2 99 (66.89%) Incident Management
3 49 (33.11%) Problem Management
4 41 (27.70%) Service Management
5 33 (22.30%) SLA
6 30 (20.27%) Finance
7 23 (15.54%) ITIL Certification
8 21 (14.19%) Stakeholder Management
9 20 (13.51%) Change Management
9 20 (13.51%) Security Cleared
10 17 (11.49%) Service Delivery
11 16 (10.81%) ITIL V3
11 16 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
12 15 (10.14%) Ticket Management
12 15 (10.14%) Front Office
13 14 (9.46%) ITSM
14 13 (8.78%) SC Cleared
15 11 (7.43%) Root Cause Analysis
15 11 (7.43%) Remedy
16 10 (6.76%) Telecoms
16 10 (6.76%) Banking
17 9 (6.08%) Management Information System
17 9 (6.08%) Project Management
17 9 (6.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
18 8 (5.41%) Degree
19 7 (4.73%) Supplier Management
19 7 (4.73%) Huawei
19 7 (4.73%) MS Office
19 7 (4.73%) ServiceNow
20 6 (4.05%) Continuous Improvement

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 (4.05%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (4.73%) MS Office
2 3 (2.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.03%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.35%) Internet
1 2 (1.35%) Network Security
2 1 (0.68%) DHCP
2 1 (0.68%) DNS
2 1 (0.68%) Firewall
2 1 (0.68%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (0.68%) IP Telephony
2 1 (0.68%) SNMP
2 1 (0.68%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.68%) Big Data
General
1 30 (20.27%) Finance
2 15 (10.14%) Front Office
3 10 (6.76%) Banking
3 10 (6.76%) Telecoms
4 6 (4.05%) Billing
5 5 (3.38%) Retail
6 4 (2.70%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.35%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.68%) Games
8 1 (0.68%) Law
8 1 (0.68%) Legal
8 1 (0.68%) Mandarin Language
8 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.68%) Publishing
8 1 (0.68%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.35%) XML
2 1 (0.68%) ADO
2 1 (0.68%) Middleware
2 1 (0.68%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.08%) Management Information System
3 5 (3.38%) Virtual Team
4 4 (2.70%) Mainframe
4 4 (2.70%) User Experience
5 3 (2.03%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.03%) Hedge funds
5 3 (2.03%) Smart Meter
5 3 (2.03%) Statistics
6 2 (1.35%) Fintech
7 1 (0.68%) CESG
7 1 (0.68%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.68%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.68%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.68%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (0.68%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (71.62%) ITIL
2 99 (66.89%) Incident Management
3 49 (33.11%) Problem Management
4 41 (27.70%) Service Management
5 21 (14.19%) Stakeholder Management
6 20 (13.51%) Change Management
7 17 (11.49%) Service Delivery
8 16 (10.81%) ITIL V3
9 15 (10.14%) Ticket Management
10 14 (9.46%) ITSM
11 11 (7.43%) Root Cause Analysis
12 9 (6.08%) Project Management
13 7 (4.73%) Supplier Management
14 6 (4.05%) Continuous Improvement
14 6 (4.05%) CRM
14 6 (4.05%) Trend Analysis
15 5 (3.38%) Content Management
15 5 (3.38%) IT Governance
15 5 (3.38%) Programme Management
15 5 (3.38%) Service Continuity Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.03%) SQL
2 2 (1.35%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 23 (15.54%) ITIL Certification
2 20 (13.51%) Security Cleared
3 13 (8.78%) SC Cleared
4 9 (6.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 8 (5.41%) Degree
6 3 (2.03%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (2.03%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.35%) CISSP
7 2 (1.35%) GCIH
8 1 (0.68%) CESG Certified Professional
8 1 (0.68%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.68%) GCFA
8 1 (0.68%) GIAC
8 1 (0.68%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (22.30%) SLA
2 1 (0.68%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.68%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (1.35%) OpenView
2 1 (0.68%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (0.68%) ServiceCenter
2 1 (0.68%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 11 (7.43%) Remedy
2 7 (4.73%) Huawei
2 7 (4.73%) ServiceNow
3 5 (3.38%) Sun
4 3 (2.03%) BMC
4 3 (2.03%) HP
4 3 (2.03%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.35%) Cisco
5 2 (1.35%) SAP
6 1 (0.68%) 3Com
6 1 (0.68%) CheckPoint
6 1 (0.68%) EMC
6 1 (0.68%) Oracle
6 1 (0.68%) WorldPay