The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Incident Management
England / East of England
Rank 105 70 79
Rank change year-on-year -35 +9  
Contract jobs citing Incident Management 21 54 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.97% 2.21% 2.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.17% 2.74% 2.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 13 20
Median daily rate £225 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -33.33% -3.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £166 £303 £104
10% offered a daily rate of more than £437 £445 £426
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £338 £323
% change year-on-year -11.11% +4.65%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 24 17
Median hourly rate £17.25 £16.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.54% +22.22%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.65 £16.50 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.85 £19.00 £16.50
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 the East of England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1796 1971 2038
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 82.69% 80.71% 78.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 1100 1172 1182
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 134 160
Median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +50.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £15.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.30 £50.68 £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 the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 East of England

Incident Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Incident Management in the East of England

Incident Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Incident Management in the East of England over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Incident Management in the East of England

Incident Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Incident Management in the East of England

Incident Management
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 3 months to 24 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
Hertfordshire +7 8 £168 -76.07% 7
Bedfordshire 0 8 £300 -29.41% 2
Essex -38 5 £178 -47.40% 1
Incident Management
England

Incident Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 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 East of England region with a requirement for Incident Management.

1 23 (43.40%) Windows
2 22 (41.51%) ITIL
3 18 (33.96%) Microsoft
4 16 (30.19%) MS Office
5 14 (26.42%) SLA
6 13 (24.53%) Windows 7
7 12 (22.64%) MS Excel
8 11 (20.75%) Active Directory
8 11 (20.75%) Security Cleared
9 10 (18.87%) SC Cleared
10 9 (16.98%) Problem Management
11 8 (15.09%) Windows 8
11 8 (15.09%) Citrix
12 7 (13.21%) Linux
13 6 (11.32%) Apple
13 6 (11.32%) Finance
13 6 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
14 5 (9.43%) Service Management
14 5 (9.43%) Service Delivery
14 5 (9.43%) Change Management
14 5 (9.43%) Firewall
14 5 (9.43%) BMC
14 5 (9.43%) Project Management
14 5 (9.43%) Cisco Certification
15 4 (7.55%) Cisco
15 4 (7.55%) CCNP
15 4 (7.55%) SQL
15 4 (7.55%) Juniper
15 4 (7.55%) Internet
15 4 (7.55%) Computacenter

Incident Management
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 3 (5.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 3 (5.66%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.77%) IIS
3 1 (1.89%) WebLogic
Applications
1 16 (30.19%) MS Office
2 12 (22.64%) MS Excel
3 3 (5.66%) InfoPath
3 3 (5.66%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (3.77%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (3.77%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.43%) Firewall
2 4 (7.55%) Internet
3 3 (5.66%) WAN
4 2 (3.77%) DHCP
4 2 (3.77%) DNS
4 2 (3.77%) FTP
4 2 (3.77%) TCP/IP
4 2 (3.77%) VoIP
4 2 (3.77%) WebEx
5 1 (1.89%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.77%) RDBMS
1 2 (3.77%) Relational Database
1 2 (3.77%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.89%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (1.89%) AccuRev
1 1 (1.89%) JIRA
General
1 6 (11.32%) Finance
2 2 (3.77%) Automotive
2 2 (3.77%) Banking
2 2 (3.77%) Legal
3 1 (1.89%) Front Office
3 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.89%) Publishing
3 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (39.62%) Analyst
2 8 (15.09%) Service Analyst
2 8 (15.09%) Support Analyst
3 7 (13.21%) Help Desk Analyst
3 7 (13.21%) Help Desk Support
3 7 (13.21%) Help Desk Support Analyst
4 6 (11.32%) 1st Line Support
4 6 (11.32%) Support Engineer
5 5 (9.43%) Network Engineer
6 4 (7.55%) Active Directory Analyst
6 4 (7.55%) Active Directory Support
6 4 (7.55%) Active Directory Support Analyst
6 4 (7.55%) Citrix Analyst
6 4 (7.55%) Citrix Support
6 4 (7.55%) Citrix Support Analyst
6 4 (7.55%) IT Support
6 4 (7.55%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 4 (7.55%) Service Desk Analyst
6 4 (7.55%) Windows Support Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) Services Delivery Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.77%) HTML
2 1 (1.89%) .NET
2 1 (1.89%) J2EE
2 1 (1.89%) JAX-WS
2 1 (1.89%) JMS
2 1 (1.89%) JPA
2 1 (1.89%) Middleware
2 1 (1.89%) SOAP
2 1 (1.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.55%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (5.66%) Blackberry
3 3 (5.66%) Driving Licence
3 3 (5.66%) HTC Vive
3 3 (5.66%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (3.77%) Device Driver
4 2 (3.77%) EFT
4 2 (3.77%) iPad
4 2 (3.77%) iPhone
4 2 (3.77%) PMI
4 2 (3.77%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (1.89%) Cyber Defence
5 1 (1.89%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.89%) PDA
5 1 (1.89%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 23 (43.40%) Windows
2 13 (24.53%) Windows 7
3 8 (15.09%) Windows 8
4 7 (13.21%) Linux
5 3 (5.66%) Android
5 3 (5.66%) Windows 10
6 2 (3.77%) Mac OS
6 2 (3.77%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (41.51%) ITIL
2 9 (16.98%) Problem Management
3 5 (9.43%) Change Management
3 5 (9.43%) Project Management
3 5 (9.43%) Service Delivery
3 5 (9.43%) Service Management
4 4 (7.55%) Fault Management
4 4 (7.55%) ITIL V3
4 4 (7.55%) Mentoring
4 4 (7.55%) Service Design
5 3 (5.66%) Configuration Management
5 3 (5.66%) Information Security
5 3 (5.66%) ITSM
5 3 (5.66%) Security Operations
6 2 (3.77%) CAD
6 2 (3.77%) IT Strategy
6 2 (3.77%) PRINCE2
6 2 (3.77%) Risk Management
6 2 (3.77%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (3.77%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.55%) SQL
2 1 (1.89%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (20.75%) Security Cleared
2 10 (18.87%) SC Cleared
3 5 (9.43%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (7.55%) CCNP
5 2 (3.77%) APMP
5 2 (3.77%) Degree
5 2 (3.77%) PMI Certification
5 2 (3.77%) PMP
6 1 (1.89%) CCNA
6 1 (1.89%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.89%) MCSA
6 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (26.42%) SLA
2 2 (3.77%) COBIT
2 2 (3.77%) QA
3 1 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.89%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (20.75%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.89%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (7.55%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (33.96%) Microsoft
2 8 (15.09%) Citrix
3 6 (11.32%) Apple
4 5 (9.43%) BMC
5 4 (7.55%) Cisco
5 4 (7.55%) Computacenter
5 4 (7.55%) Juniper
6 3 (5.66%) LANDesk
7 2 (3.77%) Autodesk
7 2 (3.77%) MobileIron
7 2 (3.77%) Remedy
7 2 (3.77%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.89%) Capita
8 1 (1.89%) EMC
8 1 (1.89%) HP
8 1 (1.89%) IBM
8 1 (1.89%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.89%) Samsung
8 1 (1.89%) VMware
Bedfordshire
Claremont Consulting Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Ocado Technology
Rate: Competitive + Excellent benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Sopra Banking Software UK
Rate: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum Competitive salary & excellent benef
Posted: 15 days ago