Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 23 November 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
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 68 58
Rank change year-on-year -7 -10 +5
Contract jobs citing Incident Management 60 43 78
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 2.53% 2.47% 2.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.10% 2.94% 3.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 20 24
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £388 £283 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.17% -19.29% -
10th Percentile £171 £184 £213
90th Percentile £533 £500 £442
South East median daily rate £350 £275 £350
% change year-on-year +27.27% -21.43% +9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 0 4
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £13.50 - £22.50
10th Percentile £10.00 - £13.73
90th Percentile £18.00 - £23.75
South East median hourly rate £16.50 £18.50 £37.09
% change year-on-year -10.81% -50.12% +151.46%

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1936 1463 2128
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 81.76% 84.08% 80.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 907 799 1119
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £408 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.84% +8.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £255 £235 £237
90th Percentile £538 £550 £513
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.27% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 60 62
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.83 £15.00 £16.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.20% -7.38% +29.56%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.31 £9.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £46.65 £44.95
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £26.75 £26.60
% change year-on-year -14.02% +0.56% +52.00%

Incident Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Incident Management in Buckinghamshire

Incident Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Incident Management in Buckinghamshire

Incident Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Incident Management in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Incident Management in Buckinghamshire

Incident Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Incident Management in Buckinghamshire

Incident Management
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 23 November 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
Milton Keynes -14 48 £390 +38.05% 4
Aylesbury - 3 £135 -
High Wycombe - 2 £475 -
Incident Management
South East

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Incident Management.

1 18 (30.00%) Windows
2 17 (28.33%) Problem Management
3 16 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (26.67%) ITIL
4 14 (23.33%) Unix
4 14 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (23.33%) Security Cleared
5 13 (21.67%) Finance
6 12 (20.00%) Service Management
6 12 (20.00%) Linux
6 12 (20.00%) Remedy
6 12 (20.00%) SC Cleared
7 10 (16.67%) Project Management
8 9 (15.00%) CA
8 9 (15.00%) SLA
8 9 (15.00%) Nimsoft
8 9 (15.00%) ITIL V3
8 9 (15.00%) DevOps
9 8 (13.33%) Ansible
9 8 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (11.67%) Degree
10 7 (11.67%) SQL
10 7 (11.67%) Service Delivery
10 7 (11.67%) Change Management
10 7 (11.67%) Computer Science
11 6 (10.00%) SCCM
11 6 (10.00%) Infrastructure Management
11 6 (10.00%) Escalation Management
11 6 (10.00%) HTML
11 6 (10.00%) JavaScript

Incident Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 (8.33%) Confluence
2 2 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (3.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.67%) Apache
3 1 (1.67%) CMS
3 1 (1.67%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (1.67%) Liferay
3 1 (1.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.67%) Office 365
2 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.67%) LAN
1 4 (6.67%) WAN
2 2 (3.33%) ATM
2 2 (3.33%) Internet
2 2 (3.33%) Network Security
2 2 (3.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.33%) WLAN
3 1 (1.67%) Firewall
3 1 (1.67%) Intranet
3 1 (1.67%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (1.67%) MPLS
3 1 (1.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.33%) NoSQL
1 5 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 5 (8.33%) JIRA
2 1 (1.67%) Introscope
General
1 13 (21.67%) Finance
2 4 (6.67%) Retail
3 3 (5.00%) Banking
4 2 (3.33%) Legal
5 1 (1.67%) Automotive
5 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (26.67%) Analyst
2 12 (20.00%) Incident Manager
3 8 (13.33%) Major Incident Manager
4 7 (11.67%) Service Analyst
4 7 (11.67%) Service Desk Analyst
5 6 (10.00%) Problem Manager
6 5 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
6 5 (8.33%) Monitoring Engineer
7 4 (6.67%) Administrator
7 4 (6.67%) Compliance Specialist
7 4 (6.67%) Incident and Problem Manager
7 4 (6.67%) IT Governance Specialist
8 3 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
8 3 (5.00%) Support Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) Support Specialist
9 2 (3.33%) Customer Engineer
9 2 (3.33%) Customer Support Engineer
9 2 (3.33%) Database Engineer
9 2 (3.33%) Developer
9 2 (3.33%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.00%) HTML
2 1 (1.67%) CSS
2 1 (1.67%) REST
2 1 (1.67%) SailPoint
2 1 (1.67%) SOAP
2 1 (1.67%) Web Services
2 1 (1.67%) WebCenter
2 1 (1.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (11.67%) Computer Science
3 6 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.33%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.67%) Clustering
5 1 (1.67%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.67%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 18 (30.00%) Windows
2 14 (23.33%) Unix
3 12 (20.00%) Linux
4 5 (8.33%) Windows Server
5 3 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.33%) AIX
6 2 (3.33%) Solaris
6 2 (3.33%) Windows 7
6 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.67%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (28.33%) Problem Management
2 16 (26.67%) ITIL
3 14 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (20.00%) Service Management
5 10 (16.67%) Project Management
6 9 (15.00%) DevOps
6 9 (15.00%) ITIL V3
7 8 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (11.67%) Change Management
8 7 (11.67%) Service Delivery
9 6 (10.00%) Escalation Management
9 6 (10.00%) Infrastructure Management
9 6 (10.00%) Process Management
9 6 (10.00%) Risk Management
10 5 (8.33%) Information Security
10 5 (8.33%) Information Security Management
10 5 (8.33%) ISMS
10 5 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
10 5 (8.33%) Security Management
10 5 (8.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.67%) SQL
2 6 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (8.33%) Perl
3 5 (8.33%) PHP
3 5 (8.33%) Python
3 5 (8.33%) Ruby
4 2 (3.33%) Java
4 2 (3.33%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 14 (23.33%) Security Cleared
2 12 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 7 (11.67%) Degree
4 4 (6.67%) DV Cleared
5 2 (3.33%) CISSP
5 2 (3.33%) DBS Check
5 2 (3.33%) MCP
5 2 (3.33%) MCSE
5 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.67%) CEH
6 1 (1.67%) CISM
6 1 (1.67%) CREST Certified
6 1 (1.67%) GCIA
6 1 (1.67%) GCIH
6 1 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.67%) OCA
6 1 (1.67%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (1.67%) OSCP
6 1 (1.67%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (15.00%) SLA
2 4 (6.67%) ISO 31000
2 4 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 4 (6.67%) PCI DSS
3 3 (5.00%) COBIT
3 3 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 5 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.33%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.33%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (1.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 8 (13.33%) Ansible
2 6 (10.00%) SCCM
3 2 (3.33%) OpenView
3 2 (3.33%) OVSD
4 1 (1.67%) CA Wily
4 1 (1.67%) Cobbler
4 1 (1.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (20.00%) Remedy
2 9 (15.00%) CA
2 9 (15.00%) Nimsoft
3 6 (10.00%) SAP
4 5 (8.33%) Atlassian
5 4 (6.67%) Microsoft
5 4 (6.67%) VMware
6 3 (5.00%) Cisco
6 3 (5.00%) HP
7 2 (3.33%) Citrix
7 2 (3.33%) Google
7 2 (3.33%) Oracle
8 1 (1.67%) ArcSight
8 1 (1.67%) Computacenter
8 1 (1.67%) FatWire
8 1 (1.67%) Juniper
8 1 (1.67%) LANDesk
8 1 (1.67%) Polycom
8 1 (1.67%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.67%) Veritas