Period
to 20 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for Incident Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Incident Management over the 6 months to 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Incident Management
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 40 56
Rank change year-on-year -6 +16 -4
Contract jobs citing Incident Management 13 22 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 2.26% 3.27% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.52% 3.67% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 19 5
Bedfordshire median daily rate £363 £390 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.05% -2.50% +61.62%
10th Percentile £143 £203 £163
90th Percentile £506 £575 £525
East of England median daily rate £250 £350 £338
% change year-on-year -28.57% +3.70% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - £18.00 -
East of England median hourly rate £15.25 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year -4.69% -3.03% -

Incident Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bedfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 515 599 564
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 89.57% 89.14% 84.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 343 415 382
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £276 £283 £263
90th Percentile £588 £575 £606
East of England median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 12 11
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £17.25 £16.75 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.99% -62.78% +95.65%
10th Percentile £13.77 £11.23 £18.50
90th Percentile £36.25 £32.03 £50.78
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £26.22 £25.00
% change year-on-year -33.26% +4.88% +13.57%

Incident Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings citing Incident Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Incident Management in Bedfordshire

Incident Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Incident Management in Bedfordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Incident Management in Bedfordshire

Incident Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Incident Management in Bedfordshire over the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Incident Management in Bedfordshire

Incident Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Incident Management in Bedfordshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Incident Management in Bedfordshire

Incident Management
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Incident Management within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 20 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford 0 4 £258 -23.13%
Henlow - 3 £425 -
Incident Management
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Incident Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Incident Management.

1 11 (84.62%) ITIL
2 9 (69.23%) XML
2 9 (69.23%) SQL
2 9 (69.23%) Oracle
2 9 (69.23%) DB2
2 9 (69.23%) Linux
2 9 (69.23%) Informix
2 9 (69.23%) ETL
2 9 (69.23%) FTP
2 9 (69.23%) XML Schema
2 9 (69.23%) HP
2 9 (69.23%) Citrix
2 9 (69.23%) DataStage
2 9 (69.23%) QualityStage
2 9 (69.23%) Service Management
2 9 (69.23%) Management Information System
2 9 (69.23%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (69.23%) Teradata
2 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (69.23%) Data Management
2 9 (69.23%) Data Mapping
2 9 (69.23%) Data Integration
2 9 (69.23%) V-Model
2 9 (69.23%) Data Quality
2 9 (69.23%) SDLC
3 6 (46.15%) SC Cleared
3 6 (46.15%) Security Cleared
4 5 (38.46%) Logistics
5 4 (30.77%) SLA
5 4 (30.77%) IBM

Incident Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (69.23%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (69.23%) DataStage
1 9 (69.23%) DB2
1 9 (69.23%) Informix
1 9 (69.23%) PostgreSQL
1 9 (69.23%) QualityStage
2 4 (30.77%) IBM InfoSphere
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Developer
2 8 (61.54%) ETL Developer
3 7 (53.85%) DataStage Developer
4 6 (46.15%) DataStage ETL Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Service Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Service Desk Manager
5 2 (15.38%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (69.23%) XML
1 9 (69.23%) XML Schema
2 4 (30.77%) Middleware
3 1 (7.69%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (69.23%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Linux
2 2 (15.38%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) ITIL
2 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (69.23%) Data Integration
2 9 (69.23%) Data Management
2 9 (69.23%) Data Mapping
2 9 (69.23%) ETL
2 9 (69.23%) SDLC
2 9 (69.23%) Service Management
2 9 (69.23%) V-Model
3 5 (38.46%) Logistics
4 2 (15.38%) B2B
4 2 (15.38%) Business Continuity
4 2 (15.38%) Data Migration
4 2 (15.38%) ITSM
4 2 (15.38%) Migration
4 2 (15.38%) People Management
4 2 (15.38%) Performance Management
4 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (15.38%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) SC Cleared
1 6 (46.15%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (69.23%) Data Quality
2 4 (30.77%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Citrix
1 9 (69.23%) HP
1 9 (69.23%) Oracle
1 9 (69.23%) Teradata
2 4 (30.77%) IBM