Period
to 13 November 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 13 November 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
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 53 50
Rank change year-on-year +7 -3 +3
Contract jobs citing Incident Management 10 12 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 1.81% 1.75% 1.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.02% 2.03% 1.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 9
Bedfordshire median daily rate £155 £490 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -68.37% +96.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £136 £362 £163
90th Percentile £533 £575 £528
East of England median daily rate £220 £350 £333
% change year-on-year -37.14% +5.26% +1.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £18.75 - -
East of England median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +13.79% -12.12% -

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 495 591 526
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 89.51% 86.28% 84.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 330 412 334
Bedfordshire median daily rate £420 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £225 £275 £216
90th Percentile £588 £580 £588
East of England median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 9 8
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £17.00 £22.50 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.44% -8.16% -18.33%
10th Percentile £13.80 £10.82 £11.14
90th Percentile £35.00 £50.54 £46.73
East of England median hourly rate £17.71 £30.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year -41.93% -1.61% +31.91%

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 13 November 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 13 November 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 -2 3 £150 -59.46%
Luton +2 2 £513 +4.59% 2
Dunstable - 2 - -
Shefford - 1 £140 -
Incident Management
East of England

For the 6 months to 13 November 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 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (40.00%) Office 365
2 4 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (30.00%) Windows 10
3 3 (30.00%) Information Security
4 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (20.00%) COBIT
4 2 (20.00%) Finance
4 2 (20.00%) VMware
4 2 (20.00%) ITSM
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) SLA
4 2 (20.00%) Service Management
4 2 (20.00%) Change Management
4 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (20.00%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (20.00%) Performance Metrics
4 2 (20.00%) Security Operations
5 1 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (10.00%) vCenter Server
5 1 (10.00%) Task Automation
5 1 (10.00%) Problem-Solving

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 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Office 365
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
1 1 (10.00%) LAN
1 1 (10.00%) Unified Communications
1 1 (10.00%) VPLS
1 1 (10.00%) VPN
1 1 (10.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Information Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Information Security Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Security Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Service Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Technical Support
3 1 (10.00%) Chief Information Officer
3 1 (10.00%) Chief Information Security Officer
3 1 (10.00%) Chief Security Officer
3 1 (10.00%) Head of IT
3 1 (10.00%) Head of IT Operations
3 1 (10.00%) Head of Operations
3 1 (10.00%) Head of Technology
3 1 (10.00%) Information Security Officer
3 1 (10.00%) Operations Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Security Officer
3 1 (10.00%) Security Operations Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Support Officer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (20.00%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (10.00%) Client/Server
4 1 (10.00%) Clustering
4 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (10.00%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (30.00%) Information Security
3 2 (20.00%) Change Management
3 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (20.00%) ITSM
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Metrics
3 2 (20.00%) Security Operations
3 2 (20.00%) Service Management
4 1 (10.00%) Change Control
4 1 (10.00%) Information Security Management
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) ISMS
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) Patch Management
4 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (10.00%) Security Management
4 1 (10.00%) Server Building
4 1 (10.00%) Server Management
4 1 (10.00%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) CCA
1 1 (10.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (10.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) MCTS
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) VCAP
1 1 (10.00%) VCP4
1 1 (10.00%) VCP5
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) COBIT
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (10.00%) vCloud
3 1 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (10.00%) vSphere
3 1 (10.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (10.00%) FortiGate
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
1 1 (10.00%) SCVMM
1 1 (10.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) Citrix
2 1 (10.00%) Dell
2 1 (10.00%) Juniper
2 1 (10.00%) McAfee