The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bracknell 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 29 June 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
Berkshire / Bracknell
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 29 30
Rank change year-on-year +8 +1  
Contract jobs citing Incident Management 10 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 4.35% 2.90% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.90% 3.42% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Median daily rate £269 £267 £135
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.65% +97.96%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £297 £334
% change year-on-year +17.84% -11.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -3.03% +6.45%  

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 Bracknell with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Bracknell
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 204 234 191
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bracknell 88.70% 84.78% 82.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 278 402 294
Median daily rate £446 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £200 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £531
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 97 31
Median hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% -37.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.64% -6.66%  

Incident Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Bracknell

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

Job vacancy trend for Incident Management in Bracknell

Incident Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Incident Management in Bracknell

Incident Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Incident Management in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for Incident Management.

1 11 (73.33%) Security Cleared
2 9 (60.00%) Windows
2 9 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 7 (46.67%) PowerShell
3 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (46.67%) SC Cleared
3 7 (46.67%) Windows Server
4 6 (40.00%) ITIL
5 5 (33.33%) Windows XP
5 5 (33.33%) HP
5 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (33.33%) DV Cleared
5 5 (33.33%) Problem Management
5 5 (33.33%) Windows 7
6 4 (26.67%) ServiceNow
6 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (26.67%) VMware
6 4 (26.67%) Clustering
6 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
6 4 (26.67%) DHCP
6 4 (26.67%) DNS
6 4 (26.67%) Citrix
6 4 (26.67%) SQL
6 4 (26.67%) VBScript
7 3 (20.00%) Oracle
7 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
7 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
7 3 (20.00%) MS Access

Incident Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bracknell 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 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (13.33%) Live Communications Server
3 1 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (6.67%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) DHCP
1 4 (26.67%) DNS
2 3 (20.00%) SAN
3 1 (6.67%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) MS Access
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) BusinessObjects XI
General
1 2 (13.33%) Retail
2 1 (6.67%) Billing
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 3 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Applications Support
2 2 (13.33%) Coordinator
2 2 (13.33%) Incident Coordinator
2 2 (13.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Messaging Support
3 1 (6.67%) Senior VMware Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Windows Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server Support
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Clustering
2 3 (20.00%) Fat Client
2 3 (20.00%) Thin Client
3 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Blackberry
3 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (6.67%) Replication
3 1 (6.67%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Windows
2 7 (46.67%) Windows Server
2 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (33.33%) Windows XP
4 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (6.67%) Android
5 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
5 1 (6.67%) Windows 10
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) ITIL
2 5 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 3 (20.00%) Change Management
4 1 (6.67%) Asset Management
4 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (6.67%) High Availability
4 1 (6.67%) ITSM
4 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (6.67%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (6.67%) Programme Delivery
4 1 (6.67%) Project Management
4 1 (6.67%) Service Management
4 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) PowerShell
2 4 (26.67%) SQL
2 4 (26.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (73.33%) Security Cleared
2 7 (46.67%) SC Cleared
3 5 (33.33%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (13.33%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) NetBackup
1 3 (20.00%) Netcool
1 3 (20.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 3 (20.00%) Unicenter
2 2 (13.33%) PowerCLI
2 2 (13.33%) vCenter Server
2 2 (13.33%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 1 (6.67%) AirWatch
3 1 (6.67%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (6.67%) HP SIM
3 1 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) HP
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (26.67%) Citrix
2 4 (26.67%) ServiceNow
2 4 (26.67%) VMware
3 3 (20.00%) EMC
3 3 (20.00%) Meridio
3 3 (20.00%) Oracle
3 3 (20.00%) Veritas
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco
4 1 (6.67%) IBM
4 1 (6.67%) SAP