Period
to 27 July 2017

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 27 July 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
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 109 86
Rank change year-on-year +28 -23 +27
Contract jobs citing Incident Management 33 29 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.46% 1.04% 1.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.76% 1.23% 1.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 14 24
Edinburgh median daily rate £350 £446 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.52% +27.43% -12.50%
10th Percentile £111 £127 £219
90th Percentile £680 £543 £400
Scotland median daily rate £306 £425 £350
% change year-on-year -27.94% +21.43% +15.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £13.75 - £12.10

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1874 2364 2535
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 83.14% 84.64% 82.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1132 1311 1376
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% -5.06%
10th Percentile £263 £270 £252
90th Percentile £550 £550 £500
Scotland median daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +3.33% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 14 25
Edinburgh median hourly rate £18.00 £15.82 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.82% -26.44% -9.47%
10th Percentile £12.63 £10.85 £12.51
90th Percentile £43.39 £46.99 £40.00
Scotland median hourly rate £30.00 £36.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -16.67% +20.00% +33.33%

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 27 July 2017.

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 27 July 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Incident Management.

1 12 (36.36%) ITIL
2 8 (24.24%) Disclosure Scotland
3 7 (21.21%) LAN
3 7 (21.21%) WAN
3 7 (21.21%) Configuration Management
3 7 (21.21%) Service Management
3 7 (21.21%) Finance
4 6 (18.18%) Banking
4 6 (18.18%) Degree
4 6 (18.18%) Windows
4 6 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
4 6 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (15.15%) Algorithms
5 5 (15.15%) Data Centre
5 5 (15.15%) Translating Business Requirements
5 5 (15.15%) Big Data
5 5 (15.15%) Statistical Modelling
5 5 (15.15%) Machine Learning
5 5 (15.15%) Analytics
5 5 (15.15%) Data Cleansing
5 5 (15.15%) Windows 7
5 5 (15.15%) R
5 5 (15.15%) Splunk
5 5 (15.15%) Numerate Degree
5 5 (15.15%) Python
5 5 (15.15%) Active Directory
5 5 (15.15%) Predictive Analytics
5 5 (15.15%) Mathematics
5 5 (15.15%) Physics
5 5 (15.15%) Mitel

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 (6.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.03%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (12.12%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.21%) LAN
1 7 (21.21%) WAN
2 2 (6.06%) PABX
3 1 (3.03%) Firewall
3 1 (3.03%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (21.21%) Finance
2 6 (18.18%) Banking
3 2 (6.06%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.03%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 7 (21.21%) Network Engineer
2 6 (18.18%) Analyst
3 5 (15.15%) Data Scientist
4 3 (9.09%) IT Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) IT Support
4 3 (9.09%) Service Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (6.06%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) LAN Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) LAN/WAN Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Support Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Technical Leader
5 2 (6.06%) Telephony Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) WAN Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 1 (3.03%) Active Directory Support
6 1 (3.03%) ICT Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Security Incident Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Windows Server Support
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (15.15%) Algorithms
2 5 (15.15%) Data Centre
3 3 (9.09%) Cyber Attack
3 3 (9.09%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 3 (9.09%) PKI
4 2 (6.06%) Blackberry
4 2 (6.06%) CMDB
4 2 (6.06%) Driving Licence
4 2 (6.06%) iPad
4 2 (6.06%) iPhone
4 2 (6.06%) Smartphone
5 1 (3.03%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.18%) Windows
2 5 (15.15%) Windows 7
3 2 (6.06%) Windows 8
4 1 (3.03%) Windows 10
4 1 (3.03%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) ITIL
2 7 (21.21%) Configuration Management
2 7 (21.21%) Service Management
3 6 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (15.15%) Analytics
4 5 (15.15%) Data Cleansing
4 5 (15.15%) Machine Learning
4 5 (15.15%) Mathematics
4 5 (15.15%) Physics
4 5 (15.15%) Predictive Analytics
4 5 (15.15%) Statistical Modelling
4 5 (15.15%) Statistics
4 5 (15.15%) Translating Business Requirements
5 4 (12.12%) Attack Monitoring
5 4 (12.12%) Change Management
5 4 (12.12%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (12.12%) Cyber Intelligence
5 4 (12.12%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (9.09%) Anomaly Detection
6 3 (9.09%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.15%) Python
1 5 (15.15%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (18.18%) Degree
2 5 (15.15%) Numerate Degree
3 3 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (6.06%) CEH
4 2 (6.06%) CISSP
4 2 (6.06%) SANS
5 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (24.24%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (15.15%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.06%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) DameWare
Vendors
1 5 (15.15%) Mitel
1 5 (15.15%) Splunk
2 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.06%) Cisco
4 1 (3.03%) Bloomberg
4 1 (3.03%) Citrix
4 1 (3.03%) HP
4 1 (3.03%) Lotus
4 1 (3.03%) Reuters