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 2 October 2014 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Incident Manager
Rank 568 536 508
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -28
Contract jobs requiring an Incident Manager 55 38 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.095% 0.073% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.079% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 19 19
Average daily rate
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£335 £350 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.28% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £197 £300 £164
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £550 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £350 £251
% change year-on-year
-4.28% +39.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Average hourly rate £99.50 £20.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+397.50% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £99.50 £20.00 -
% change year-on-year
+397.50% -

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
52582 48184 52592
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 90.59% 92.68% 93.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 32352 29013 29451
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2048 2039 2629
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 2 October 2014.

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 2 October 2014.

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 2 October 2014. 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 -15 46 £335 -7.58% 13
South East +16 25 £363 +3.57% 3
Berkshire - 14 £300 - 1
West Midlands -11 10 £250 - 1
Buckinghamshire +9 8 £340 - 2
Milton Keynes +9 8 £340 - 1
Scotland -1 8 £275 -25.17% 4
London -6 5 £350 -3.44% 4
Reading - 4 - -
Edinburgh +6 3 £375 +2.04% 4
Birmingham -3 3 £250 - 1
Hampshire -12 3 £400 +14.28%
Glasgow - 3 £193 -
City of London +18 2 £350 -31.03% 1
South West - 2 £335 -
North West - 2 £175 - 1
East of England -28 1 £325 -16.12% 2
East Midlands - 1 - -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
Nottingham - 1 - -
Bracknell - 1 - -
Bristol - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Hemel Hempstead - - - -
Leeds - - - - 1
Sheffield - - - -
Slough - - - -
Solihull - - - -
Southampton - - - -
Stirling - - - -

Incident Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 90 (73.17%) ITIL
2 70 (56.91%) Incident Management
3 48 (39.02%) Problem Management
4 40 (32.52%) SLA
5 33 (26.83%) Service Management
6 28 (22.76%) Finance
7 27 (21.95%) ITIL Certification
8 24 (19.51%) Service Delivery
9 21 (17.07%) ITSM
10 17 (13.82%) Management Information System
10 17 (13.82%) Telecoms
10 17 (13.82%) Security Cleared
11 16 (13.01%) Banking
12 15 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
13 14 (11.38%) Root Cause Analysis
13 14 (11.38%) SC Cleared
14 13 (10.57%) Degree
15 12 (9.76%) MS Office
16 10 (8.13%) MS Excel
16 10 (8.13%) Remedy
16 10 (8.13%) Stakeholder Management
17 9 (7.32%) Data Analysis
17 9 (7.32%) Change Management
17 9 (7.32%) Project Management
17 9 (7.32%) Microsoft
17 9 (7.32%) MS PowerPoint
17 9 (7.32%) Remedy ITSM
17 9 (7.32%) ITIL V3
18 8 (6.50%) Fault Management
18 8 (6.50%) LTE

Incident Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 4 (3.25%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (1.63%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.81%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (9.76%) MS Office
2 10 (8.13%) MS Excel
3 9 (7.32%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.44%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.81%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (7.32%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.63%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.50%) LTE
1 8 (6.50%) 3G
1 8 (6.50%) 2G
2 3 (2.44%) 4G
3 1 (0.81%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.81%) SQL Server
General
1 28 (22.76%) Finance
2 17 (13.82%) Telecoms
3 16 (13.01%) Banking
4 3 (2.44%) Back Office
4 3 (2.44%) Retail
5 2 (1.63%) Law
5 2 (1.63%) Front Office
6 1 (0.81%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.81%) Legal
6 1 (0.81%) Publishing
6 1 (0.81%) Mandarin Language
6 1 (0.81%) French Language
6 1 (0.81%) German Language
6 1 (0.81%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.81%) Local Government
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.82%) Management Information System
2 15 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.07%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.63%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.63%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.81%) NHS
5 1 (0.81%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.69%) Windows
2 2 (1.63%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (73.17%) ITIL
2 70 (56.91%) Incident Management
3 48 (39.02%) Problem Management
4 33 (26.83%) Service Management
5 24 (19.51%) Service Delivery
6 21 (17.07%) ITSM
7 14 (11.38%) Root Cause Analysis
8 10 (8.13%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (7.32%) Data Analysis
9 9 (7.32%) Change Management
9 9 (7.32%) Project Management
9 9 (7.32%) ITIL V3
10 8 (6.50%) Fault Management
11 7 (5.69%) Coaching
12 6 (4.88%) Continuous Improvement
12 6 (4.88%) Agile Software Development
13 4 (3.25%) Change Control
13 4 (3.25%) Configuration Management
14 3 (2.44%) Business Analysis
14 3 (2.44%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.81%) Ruby
1 1 (0.81%) SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (21.95%) ITIL Certification
2 17 (13.82%) Security Cleared
3 14 (11.38%) SC Cleared
4 13 (10.57%) Degree
5 5 (4.07%) CCNA
5 5 (4.07%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (4.07%) CCENT
6 3 (2.44%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.63%) HND
8 1 (0.81%) MCSE
8 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.81%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (32.52%) SLA
2 6 (4.88%) BS15000
3 3 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.63%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (2.44%) OVSD
Vendors
1 10 (8.13%) Remedy
2 9 (7.32%) Microsoft
3 6 (4.88%) HP
4 5 (4.07%) BMC
4 5 (4.07%) ServiceNow
5 3 (2.44%) Citrix
6 2 (1.63%) NetApp
6 2 (1.63%) Sun
7 1 (0.81%) SAP
7 1 (0.81%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.81%) Cisco
7 1 (0.81%) Cognizant
7 1 (0.81%) Ericsson
7 1 (0.81%) Capita
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