Period
to 19 October 2017

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 19 October 2017 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
19 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 51 49
Rank change year-on-year +6 -2 +14
Contract jobs citing Incident Management 18 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 2.69% 1.25% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.13% 1.51% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 8 7
Bedfordshire median daily rate £395 £231 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +70.81% +2.78% -25.00%
10th Percentile £315 £163 £128
90th Percentile £575 £525 £288
East of England median daily rate £373 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +14.62% - +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -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 575 531 556
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 86.08% 82.71% 83.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 409 344 377
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -0.62%
10th Percentile £284 £255 £238
90th Percentile £575 £588 £563
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 28
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £27.75 £36.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.92% +2.86% +34.62%
10th Percentile £10.87 £19.90 £11.63
90th Percentile £50.51 £48.47 £47.77
East of England median hourly rate £31.03 £28.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year +8.88% +9.62% -

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 19 October 2017.

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 19 October 2017. 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
Luton -3 9 £490 +152.90%
Bedford +5 4 £380 -5.00%
Incident Management
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 October 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Incident Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Incident Management.

1 8 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (38.89%) ITIL
3 6 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 6 (33.33%) Problem Management
4 5 (27.78%) CISSP
4 5 (27.78%) Service Delivery
4 5 (27.78%) Information Security
5 4 (22.22%) ITSM
5 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (22.22%) Remedy
5 4 (22.22%) Project Management
5 4 (22.22%) COBIT
5 4 (22.22%) SDLC
5 4 (22.22%) Security Operations
6 3 (16.67%) Cyberthreat
6 3 (16.67%) Remedy ITSM
6 3 (16.67%) Service Management
6 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
7 2 (11.11%) Firewall
7 2 (11.11%) Linux
7 2 (11.11%) SQL
7 2 (11.11%) JIRA
7 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (11.11%) Trend Analysis
7 2 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (11.11%) Virtual Team
7 2 (11.11%) DevOps
7 2 (11.11%) Acceptance Criteria
8 1 (5.56%) PMO
8 1 (5.56%) Runbook

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) IaaS
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
1 1 (5.56%) PaaS
1 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) Firewall
2 1 (5.56%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (5.56%) SAN
2 1 (5.56%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) DTS
1 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
1 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
1 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) JIRA
2 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Consultant
2 3 (16.67%) Incident and Problem Manager
2 3 (16.67%) Incident Manager
2 3 (16.67%) Problem Manager
2 3 (16.67%) Security Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Security Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Architect
3 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Incident Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Incident and Problem Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Information Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Information Security Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Information Security Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Problem Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Business Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) DBA
4 1 (5.56%) Service Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Support
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (16.67%) Cyberthreat
2 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 2 (11.11%) Virtual Team
4 1 (5.56%) Clustering
4 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
4 1 (5.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Kali Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Unix
2 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) ITIL
2 6 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 6 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 5 (27.78%) Information Security
3 5 (27.78%) Service Delivery
4 4 (22.22%) ITSM
4 4 (22.22%) Project Management
4 4 (22.22%) SDLC
4 4 (22.22%) Security Operations
4 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (16.67%) Service Management
6 2 (11.11%) Acceptance Criteria
6 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (11.11%) DevOps
6 2 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (11.11%) Trend Analysis
7 1 (5.56%) Database Security
7 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (5.56%) Protective Monitoring
7 1 (5.56%) Service Desk Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.56%) Perl
2 1 (5.56%) PHP
2 1 (5.56%) Python
2 1 (5.56%) Ruby
2 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) CISSP
2 1 (5.56%) CEH
2 1 (5.56%) CISA
2 1 (5.56%) CISM
2 1 (5.56%) DV Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) OSCP
2 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) COBIT
2 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.56%) PCI DSS
2 1 (5.56%) PMO
2 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.56%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) AirWatch
1 1 (5.56%) Ansible
1 1 (5.56%) SCCM
1 1 (5.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Remedy
2 1 (5.56%) Atlassian
2 1 (5.56%) Avaya
2 1 (5.56%) CA
2 1 (5.56%) Citrix
2 1 (5.56%) hybris
2 1 (5.56%) Nimsoft