Period
to 18 June 2018

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 6 months to 18 June 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
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 112 103 54
Rank change year-on-year -9 -49 +53
Contract jobs citing Incident Management 50 52 143
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.30% 1.43% 2.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.52% 1.73% 3.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 18 65
Berkshire median daily rate £385 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.75% +23.08% -11.56%
10th Percentile £155 £177 £153
90th Percentile £563 £583 £500
South East median daily rate £414 £350 £335
% change year-on-year +18.21% +4.48% -10.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 3
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.70 £29.75 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -57.31% +65.28% +35.85%
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £17.75 £17.00
% change year-on-year +40.85% +4.41% +28.30%

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 Berkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,279 3,009 3,914
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 85.17% 82.55% 81.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,663 1,404 2,103
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +5.26%
10th Percentile £275 £250 £253
90th Percentile £588 £575 £545
South East median daily rate £435 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +5.45% +3.13% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 125 122
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.50 £15.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.26% -8.82% -21.11%
10th Percentile £8.00 £12.00 £10.58
90th Percentile £50.63 £45.10 £54.80
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% -20.00% +13.64%

Incident Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

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 6 months to 18 June 2018.

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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 18 June 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
Reading -12 22 £405 -25.00% 6
Bracknell +4 13 £163 -39.59% 2
Newbury - 2 £250 - 1
Slough -6 1 - - 1
Wokingham -7 1 £375 +188.46%
Incident Management
South East

For the 6 months to 18 June 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Incident Management.

1 21 (42.00%) Telecoms
2 20 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
3 18 (36.00%) ITIL
4 15 (30.00%) Oracle
5 11 (22.00%) SQL
5 11 (22.00%) Unix
5 11 (22.00%) Finance
5 11 (22.00%) Service Management
5 11 (22.00%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (20.00%) eTOM
7 9 (18.00%) Degree
7 9 (18.00%) ITIL V3
8 8 (16.00%) Workflow
9 7 (14.00%) Data Analysis
9 7 (14.00%) Retail
9 7 (14.00%) Project Management
9 7 (14.00%) TIBCO
9 7 (14.00%) Middleware
9 7 (14.00%) AppDynamics
9 7 (14.00%) FNZ
9 7 (14.00%) Sonata
10 5 (10.00%) CRM
10 5 (10.00%) Linux
10 5 (10.00%) SLA
10 5 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
10 5 (10.00%) Wealth Management
10 5 (10.00%) Oracle Workflow
10 5 (10.00%) Oracle Database 12c
10 5 (10.00%) Oracle Database

Incident Management
Co-occurring 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 5 (10.00%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (6.00%) Apache
3 2 (4.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (4.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.00%) IIS
4 1 (2.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (14.00%) Sonata
2 5 (10.00%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (8.00%) Infor M3
4 3 (6.00%) Oracle CRM
5 2 (4.00%) BusinessWorks
5 2 (4.00%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) IaaS
1 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.00%) Intranet
2 3 (6.00%) OpenScape
3 2 (4.00%) Internet
3 2 (4.00%) MPLS
4 1 (2.00%) ADSL
4 1 (2.00%) BGP
4 1 (2.00%) DHCP
4 1 (2.00%) DNS
4 1 (2.00%) Ethernet
4 1 (2.00%) Firewall
4 1 (2.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (2.00%) ISDN
4 1 (2.00%) LLU
4 1 (2.00%) MVNO
4 1 (2.00%) Network Security
4 1 (2.00%) OSPF
4 1 (2.00%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (2.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.00%) VPN
4 1 (2.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.00%) Oracle Database
1 5 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 5 (10.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (2.00%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (2.00%) MySQL
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Metasploit
General
1 21 (42.00%) Telecoms
2 11 (22.00%) Finance
3 7 (14.00%) Retail
4 3 (6.00%) Banking
4 3 (6.00%) Marketing
5 2 (4.00%) Billing
6 1 (2.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 17 (34.00%) Analyst
2 6 (12.00%) Consultant
2 6 (12.00%) Test Analyst
3 5 (10.00%) CRM Specialist
3 5 (10.00%) Service Analyst
3 5 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (8.00%) Support Consultant
5 3 (6.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (6.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 3 (6.00%) Architect
5 3 (6.00%) Operations Analyst
5 3 (6.00%) Oracle Specialist
5 3 (6.00%) Support Analyst
5 3 (6.00%) Technical Specialist
5 3 (6.00%) Telecoms Analyst
5 3 (6.00%) Telecoms Manager
5 3 (6.00%) Test Manager
5 3 (6.00%) Training Manager
6 2 (4.00%) Incident Analyst
6 2 (4.00%) Telecoms Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.00%) Middleware
2 2 (4.00%) Rendezvous
2 2 (4.00%) REST
2 2 (4.00%) SOAP
2 2 (4.00%) TIBCO EMS
2 2 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.00%) Blackberry
3 2 (4.00%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.00%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (2.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 11 (22.00%) Unix
2 5 (10.00%) Linux
3 4 (8.00%) Solaris
4 3 (6.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (6.00%) Windows
5 1 (2.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
2 18 (36.00%) ITIL
3 11 (22.00%) Service Management
4 10 (20.00%) eTOM
4 10 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (18.00%) ITIL V3
6 8 (16.00%) Workflow
7 7 (14.00%) Data Analysis
7 7 (14.00%) Project Management
8 5 (10.00%) CRM
8 5 (10.00%) Runbook
8 5 (10.00%) Wealth Management
9 4 (8.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 4 (8.00%) E-Commerce
9 4 (8.00%) Information Security
9 4 (8.00%) Problem Management
10 3 (6.00%) Escalation Management
10 3 (6.00%) Network Management
10 3 (6.00%) Programme Management
10 3 (6.00%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 11 (22.00%) SQL
2 2 (4.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (4.00%) Java
2 2 (4.00%) Perl
2 2 (4.00%) PL/SQL
2 2 (4.00%) Python
2 2 (4.00%) Ruby
2 2 (4.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (18.00%) Degree
2 3 (6.00%) CCNP
2 3 (6.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (4.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.00%) CCNP Voice
4 1 (2.00%) CISA
4 1 (2.00%) CISM
4 1 (2.00%) CISSP
4 1 (2.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (6.00%) Cisco Prime
1 3 (6.00%) OpenView
2 2 (4.00%) TIBCO Hawk
3 1 (2.00%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
3 1 (2.00%) CSIRT
3 1 (2.00%) HP ALM
3 1 (2.00%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (2.00%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (2.00%) SCOM
3 1 (2.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (30.00%) Oracle
2 7 (14.00%) AppDynamics
2 7 (14.00%) FNZ
2 7 (14.00%) TIBCO
3 4 (8.00%) Cisco
3 4 (8.00%) HP
3 4 (8.00%) Remedy
4 3 (6.00%) Meraki
4 3 (6.00%) Red Hat
4 3 (6.00%) SAP
5 2 (4.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.00%) ServiceNow
6 1 (2.00%) McAfee
6 1 (2.00%) VMware