Period
to 18 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 October 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
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 111 103 100
Rank change year-on-year -8 -3 -4
Contract jobs citing Incident Management 30 27 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.01% 0.97% 1.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.14% 1.14% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 12 10
Edinburgh median daily rate £132 £300 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -56.00% -29.41% +21.43%
10th Percentile £109 £105 £118
90th Percentile £487 £718 £453
Scotland median daily rate £250 £300 £425
% change year-on-year -16.67% -29.41% +21.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - £15.19
Scotland median hourly rate £13.50 £13.75 £15.19
% change year-on-year -1.82% -9.48% -7.94%

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,633 2,372 1,975
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 88.62% 84.90% 85.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,351 1,385 1,132
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +2.63%
10th Percentile £281 £263 £263
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
Scotland median daily rate £400 £390 £355
% change year-on-year +2.56% +9.86% -5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 16 24
Edinburgh median hourly rate £21.25 £20.00 £19.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +1.27% +23.44%
10th Percentile £10.88 £11.20 £11.15
90th Percentile £44.01 £39.20 £47.36
Scotland median hourly rate £25.00 £26.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +25.00%

Incident Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Incident Management in Edinburgh

Incident Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Incident Management in Edinburgh

Incident Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Incident Management in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Incident Management in Edinburgh

Incident Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Incident Management in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Incident Management.

1 10 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (23.33%) TCP/IP
2 7 (23.33%) Firewall
2 7 (23.33%) Vulnerability Management
3 6 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 6 (20.00%) SIEM
3 6 (20.00%) Mitel
3 6 (20.00%) Windows
3 6 (20.00%) SQL
4 5 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (16.67%) XML
4 5 (16.67%) Data Management
4 5 (16.67%) Finance
4 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (16.67%) Data Structures
4 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (13.33%) Disclosure Scotland
5 4 (13.33%) Windows 8
5 4 (13.33%) BitLocker
5 4 (13.33%) Windows 7
5 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (13.33%) Android
5 4 (13.33%) Cryptography
5 4 (13.33%) Banking
5 4 (13.33%) Active Directory
5 4 (13.33%) Blackberry
5 4 (13.33%) ITIL

Incident Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 2 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (6.67%) Skype for Business
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) assyst
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (3.33%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (23.33%) Firewall
1 7 (23.33%) TCP/IP
2 3 (10.00%) Network Security
3 2 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (6.67%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (6.67%) LAN
3 2 (6.67%) Skype
3 2 (6.67%) Unified Communications
3 2 (6.67%) VoIP
3 2 (6.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
1 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 5 (16.67%) Finance
2 4 (13.33%) Banking
3 3 (10.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) Analyst
2 6 (20.00%) IT Support
3 5 (16.67%) Consultant
3 5 (16.67%) IT Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Service Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Support Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Applications Support
5 3 (10.00%) Applications Support Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Architect
5 3 (10.00%) Help Desk Support
5 3 (10.00%) IT Support Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Security Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Cryptography Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) Lead Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Lead Security Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Mainframe Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Programme Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Security Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Storage Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) XML
2 3 (10.00%) XSLT
3 1 (3.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (16.67%) Data Structures
3 4 (13.33%) Blackberry
4 3 (10.00%) iPhone
4 3 (10.00%) PKI
4 3 (10.00%) Public Cloud
5 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (6.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (6.67%) Mainframe
5 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
6 1 (3.33%) Driving Licence
6 1 (3.33%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.00%) Windows
2 4 (13.33%) Android
2 4 (13.33%) Windows 7
2 4 (13.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.33%) Linux
3 1 (3.33%) Unix
3 1 (3.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) Vulnerability Management
2 6 (20.00%) SIEM
3 5 (16.67%) Data Management
4 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (13.33%) Cryptography
4 4 (13.33%) ITIL
5 3 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (10.00%) Decision-Making
5 3 (10.00%) ITSM
5 3 (10.00%) Programme Delivery
5 3 (10.00%) Risk Management
5 3 (10.00%) Security Operations
5 3 (10.00%) Service Management
6 2 (6.67%) Data Loss Prevention
6 2 (6.67%) DDoS Mitigation
6 2 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (6.67%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 2 (6.67%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (6.67%) Threat Intelligence
6 2 (6.67%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.00%) SQL
2 5 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 3 (10.00%) XPath
4 2 (6.67%) C
5 1 (3.33%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.33%) C++
5 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) CTC Cleared
1 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.33%) GDPR
System Software
1 4 (13.33%) Active Directory
1 4 (13.33%) BitLocker
2 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.33%) VMware NSX
Vendors
1 10 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (20.00%) Mitel
3 3 (10.00%) ServiceNow
4 2 (6.67%) CheckPoint
4 2 (6.67%) Cisco
4 2 (6.67%) Thales
5 1 (3.33%) AppDynamics
5 1 (3.33%) FNZ
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle
5 1 (3.33%) Remedy
5 1 (3.33%) VMware