The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 22 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
London / City of London
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 136 132 157
Rank change year-on-year -4 +25  
Contract jobs citing Incident Management 29 37 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.88% 1.09% 0.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.00% 1.27% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 29 41
Median daily rate £425 £440 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.40% +3.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £150 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £663 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £343 £300 £350
% change year-on-year +14.16% -14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 3
Median hourly rate £20.00 £12.50 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.00% -42.52%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year -3.03% +10.00%  

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 the City of London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2903 2921 4710
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 88.08% 85.81% 81.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 2223 2386 3712
Median daily rate £500 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £335 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 26 56
Median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -22.44%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £12.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £44.00 £55.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Incident Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London 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 the City of London

Incident Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Incident Management in the City of London

Incident Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Incident Management in the City of London over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Incident Management in the City of London

Incident Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Incident Management in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 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 City of London region with a requirement for Incident Management.

1 18 (39.13%) Finance
2 17 (36.96%) ITIL
3 15 (32.61%) Microsoft Office
4 12 (26.09%) Splunk
5 11 (23.91%) Problem Management
5 11 (23.91%) Service Delivery
5 11 (23.91%) SLA
6 10 (21.74%) Microsoft
6 10 (21.74%) SQL
6 10 (21.74%) Windows
6 10 (21.74%) Change Management
6 10 (21.74%) JIRA
7 8 (17.39%) Workflow
7 8 (17.39%) Service Management
7 8 (17.39%) Microsoft Excel
8 7 (15.22%) Python
8 7 (15.22%) SharePoint
8 7 (15.22%) Project Management
8 7 (15.22%) ITSM
8 7 (15.22%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (15.22%) Degree
8 7 (15.22%) ServiceNow
8 7 (15.22%) AppDynamics
9 6 (13.04%) SIEM
9 6 (13.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 6 (13.04%) Configuration Management
9 6 (13.04%) Perl
9 6 (13.04%) Unix
10 5 (10.87%) Cisco
10 5 (10.87%) Business Intelligence

Incident Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 7 (15.22%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.17%) CMS
2 1 (2.17%) Confluence
2 1 (2.17%) WebLogic
Applications
1 15 (32.61%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (17.39%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (13.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (10.87%) MS Visio
5 3 (6.52%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) Office 365
2 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.17%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.70%) EIGRP
2 3 (6.52%) BGP
2 3 (6.52%) Firewall
2 3 (6.52%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.35%) Internet
3 2 (4.35%) LAN
3 2 (4.35%) LDAP
3 2 (4.35%) Network Security
3 2 (4.35%) SNMP
3 2 (4.35%) WAN
3 2 (4.35%) Wireless
4 1 (2.17%) BIG-IP
4 1 (2.17%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.17%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (2.17%) DMVPN
4 1 (2.17%) HSRP
4 1 (2.17%) IPsec
4 1 (2.17%) Multicast
4 1 (2.17%) WAAS
4 1 (2.17%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.35%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.17%) Apache Hive
2 1 (2.17%) Big Data
2 1 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.17%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.17%) HBase
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (21.74%) JIRA
2 1 (2.17%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.17%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 18 (39.13%) Finance
2 3 (6.52%) Back Office
2 3 (6.52%) Financial Institution
2 3 (6.52%) Military
3 2 (4.35%) Banking
4 1 (2.17%) Billing
4 1 (2.17%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.17%) Retail
4 1 (2.17%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (32.61%) Analyst
2 6 (13.04%) Support Analyst
3 5 (10.87%) Administrator
4 4 (8.70%) Consultant
4 4 (8.70%) Data Analyst
4 4 (8.70%) Developer
4 4 (8.70%) Security Consultant
5 3 (6.52%) Applications Support
5 3 (6.52%) Applications Support Analyst
5 3 (6.52%) IT Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (4.35%) ArcSight Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) ArcSight Consultant
6 2 (4.35%) Data Business Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Excel Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Service Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Splunk Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Splunk Consultant
6 2 (4.35%) SQL Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.35%) .NET
2 1 (2.17%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.52%) Blackberry
2 3 (6.52%) Fintech
2 3 (6.52%) Hedge funds
2 3 (6.52%) iPad
2 3 (6.52%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.52%) Smartphone
3 2 (4.35%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (4.35%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.35%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.35%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (2.17%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.17%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 10 (21.74%) Windows
2 6 (13.04%) Unix
3 5 (10.87%) Linux
4 4 (8.70%) Android
4 4 (8.70%) Apple iOS
4 4 (8.70%) Windows 7
5 3 (6.52%) Windows 8
6 2 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.17%) Solaris
7 1 (2.17%) Windows 10
7 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (36.96%) ITIL
2 11 (23.91%) Problem Management
2 11 (23.91%) Service Delivery
3 10 (21.74%) Change Management
4 8 (17.39%) Service Management
4 8 (17.39%) Workflow
5 7 (15.22%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (15.22%) ITSM
5 7 (15.22%) Project Management
6 6 (13.04%) Configuration Management
6 6 (13.04%) SIEM
7 5 (10.87%) Business Continuity
7 5 (10.87%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (10.87%) Customer Requirements
7 5 (10.87%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (8.70%) BCP
8 4 (8.70%) DevOps
8 4 (8.70%) Information Security
8 4 (8.70%) PRINCE2
8 4 (8.70%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 10 (21.74%) SQL
2 7 (15.22%) Python
3 6 (13.04%) Perl
4 5 (10.87%) PowerShell
5 3 (6.52%) Java
6 2 (4.35%) C++
6 2 (4.35%) PL/SQL
6 2 (4.35%) Ruby
6 2 (4.35%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.17%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.17%) C
7 1 (2.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (15.22%) Degree
2 4 (8.70%) CAPM
2 4 (8.70%) PMI Certification
2 4 (8.70%) Security Cleared
3 3 (6.52%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.35%) CCNP
4 2 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.17%) CCIE
5 1 (2.17%) CCIE Security
5 1 (2.17%) CCNA
5 1 (2.17%) CEH
5 1 (2.17%) CISMP
5 1 (2.17%) CISSP
5 1 (2.17%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.17%) GIAC
5 1 (2.17%) MCP
5 1 (2.17%) MCSA
5 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (23.91%) SLA
2 3 (6.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (4.35%) QA
4 1 (2.17%) Data Quality
4 1 (2.17%) ISO 22301
4 1 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (2.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (8.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.17%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.17%) Terminal Services
2 1 (2.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) Nagios
1 2 (4.35%) SCCM
2 1 (2.17%) Ansible
2 1 (2.17%) Dollar Universe
2 1 (2.17%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (2.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (26.09%) Splunk
2 10 (21.74%) Microsoft
3 7 (15.22%) AppDynamics
3 7 (15.22%) ServiceNow
4 5 (10.87%) Cisco
4 5 (10.87%) Xerox
5 4 (8.70%) Apple
5 4 (8.70%) Oracle
6 3 (6.52%) ArcSight
6 3 (6.52%) HP
7 2 (4.35%) Avaya
7 2 (4.35%) Bloomberg
7 2 (4.35%) CyberArk
7 2 (4.35%) New Relic
7 2 (4.35%) Reuters
7 2 (4.35%) Sybase
8 1 (2.17%) Juniper
8 1 (2.17%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.17%) Remedy
8 1 (2.17%) SunGard
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