The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 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 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Incident Management
South East / Berkshire
Rank 83 48 113
Rank change year-on-year -35 +65  
Contract jobs citing Incident Management 17 83 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.93% 3.38% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.15% 4.20% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 31 6
Median daily rate £463 £325 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +42.30% -16.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £145 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £338 £320
% change year-on-year -11.11% +5.46%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £14.88 £18.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.36% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -6.06% +13.79%  

Incident Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1476 1978 2168
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 80.57% 80.54% 74.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 684 1030 1121
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £285 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £399
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 46 53
Median hourly rate £15.50 £18.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.88% -34.54%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.25 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £85.40 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Incident Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing Incident Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Incident Management in Berkshire

Incident Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Incident Management in Berkshire

Incident Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Incident Management in Berkshire over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Incident Management in Berkshire

Incident Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Incident Management in Berkshire

Incident Management
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. 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 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
Reading -19 6 £600 +163.73% 2
Bracknell +5 4 - - 1
Maidenhead -2 3 £415 - 4
Slough +2 2 £394 - 1
Incident Management
South East

Incident Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Incident Management.

1 28 (57.14%) ITIL
2 21 (42.86%) Service Management
3 17 (34.69%) Telecoms
4 15 (30.61%) SLA
5 12 (24.49%) DNS
5 12 (24.49%) VMware
5 12 (24.49%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (22.45%) Windows
7 10 (20.41%) Billing
7 10 (20.41%) Change Management
7 10 (20.41%) Degree
8 9 (18.37%) Problem Management
9 8 (16.33%) Security Cleared
9 8 (16.33%) Trend Analysis
9 8 (16.33%) Service Delivery
9 8 (16.33%) CRM
10 7 (14.29%) SQL
10 7 (14.29%) Management Information System
10 7 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
10 7 (14.29%) Windows Server
11 6 (12.24%) Hadoop
11 6 (12.24%) Java
11 6 (12.24%) Solaris
11 6 (12.24%) Linux
11 6 (12.24%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (12.24%) SAS
11 6 (12.24%) LDAP
12 5 (10.20%) Unix
12 5 (10.20%) Microsoft
12 5 (10.20%) Active Directory

Incident Management
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 (12.24%) SAS
2 3 (6.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (6.12%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.04%) Confluence
3 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.04%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.04%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (6.12%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.04%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) TrackWise
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.04%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (2.04%) Office 365
2 1 (2.04%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (24.49%) DNS
2 6 (12.24%) LDAP
3 5 (10.20%) Firewall
4 4 (8.16%) WAN
5 3 (6.12%) LAN
5 3 (6.12%) TCP/IP
5 3 (6.12%) VLAN
6 2 (4.08%) DHCP
6 2 (4.08%) Ethernet
6 2 (4.08%) FTP
6 2 (4.08%) HTTP
6 2 (4.08%) ICMP
6 2 (4.08%) IGMP
6 2 (4.08%) Internet
6 2 (4.08%) MPLS
6 2 (4.08%) SNMP
6 2 (4.08%) VPN
7 1 (2.04%) RSVP
7 1 (2.04%) SS7
7 1 (2.04%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.24%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (12.24%) Hadoop
2 3 (6.12%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (6.12%) Oracle Database
2 3 (6.12%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (6.12%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (2.04%) MS Access
3 1 (2.04%) SAP HANA
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) JIRA
General
1 17 (34.69%) Telecoms
2 10 (20.41%) Billing
3 4 (8.16%) Front Office
4 2 (4.08%) Electronics
4 2 (4.08%) Legal
5 1 (2.04%) Finance
5 1 (2.04%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (24.49%) Incident Manager
2 7 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 7 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
2 7 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 7 (14.29%) Coordinator
2 7 (14.29%) Senior Incident Manager
2 7 (14.29%) Senior Manager
2 7 (14.29%) Service Manager
2 7 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 6 (12.24%) Incident Coordinator
4 5 (10.20%) Administrator
4 5 (10.20%) Information Manager
4 5 (10.20%) Information Services Manager
4 5 (10.20%) Solaris Administrator
4 5 (10.20%) Solaris Engineer
4 5 (10.20%) Solaris Support Engineer
4 5 (10.20%) VMWare Administrator
4 5 (10.20%) VMware Engineer
4 5 (10.20%) VMware Support Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.20%) Middleware
2 2 (4.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (24.49%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.08%) IPTV
3 2 (4.08%) Over-the-Top Content
3 2 (4.08%) Video on Demand
4 1 (2.04%) Clustering
4 1 (2.04%) Cyber Attack
4 1 (2.04%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.04%) STB
4 1 (2.04%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 11 (22.45%) Windows
2 7 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 6 (12.24%) Linux
3 6 (12.24%) Solaris
4 5 (10.20%) Unix
5 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (6.12%) Android
7 2 (4.08%) Windows 7
7 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.04%) Apple iOS
8 1 (2.04%) Windows 10
8 1 (2.04%) Windows Embedded Compact
8 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.04%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (57.14%) ITIL
2 21 (42.86%) Service Management
3 10 (20.41%) Change Management
4 9 (18.37%) Problem Management
5 8 (16.33%) CRM
5 8 (16.33%) Service Delivery
5 8 (16.33%) Trend Analysis
6 7 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
7 5 (10.20%) High Availability
7 5 (10.20%) Risk Management
7 5 (10.20%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (8.16%) Asset Management
8 4 (8.16%) Information Governance
8 4 (8.16%) Project Management
9 3 (6.12%) Information Management
9 3 (6.12%) Information Security
9 3 (6.12%) Network Architecture
9 3 (6.12%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (6.12%) Resource Management
9 3 (6.12%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.29%) SQL
2 6 (12.24%) Java
3 5 (10.20%) PowerShell
4 3 (6.12%) C
5 1 (2.04%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.04%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.04%) PHP
5 1 (2.04%) Python
5 1 (2.04%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (20.41%) Degree
2 8 (16.33%) Security Cleared
3 5 (10.20%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.08%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.04%) CCIP
5 1 (2.04%) CCNA
5 1 (2.04%) CCNP
5 1 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.04%) CISM
5 1 (2.04%) CISSP
5 1 (2.04%) JNCIA
5 1 (2.04%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.04%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (30.61%) SLA
2 4 (8.16%) PMO
3 3 (6.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (4.08%) ISO22301
5 1 (2.04%) COBIT
5 1 (2.04%) ISO 9001
5 1 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (2.04%) PCI DSS
5 1 (2.04%) QA
System Software
1 5 (10.20%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.08%) VMware ESX
3 2 (4.08%) vSphere
4 1 (2.04%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (6.12%) Oracle Identity Management
2 2 (4.08%) Nagios
2 2 (4.08%) SCCM
2 2 (4.08%) WSUS
3 1 (2.04%) AirWatch
3 1 (2.04%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (2.04%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.04%) Netcool
3 1 (2.04%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.04%) SCOM
3 1 (2.04%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 12 (24.49%) VMware
2 5 (10.20%) Huawei
2 5 (10.20%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.16%) Oracle
4 3 (6.12%) MicroStrategy
5 2 (4.08%) Cisco
5 2 (4.08%) Citrix
5 2 (4.08%) Ericsson
5 2 (4.08%) HP
6 1 (2.04%) Atlassian
6 1 (2.04%) EMC
6 1 (2.04%) Juniper
6 1 (2.04%) Meridio
6 1 (2.04%) Remedy
6 1 (2.04%) SAP
6 1 (2.04%) Veritas
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
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