Period
to 24 July 2019

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 24 July 2019 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
24 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 87 101 81
Rank change year-on-year +14 -20 +28
Contract jobs citing Incident Management 30 37 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.28% 1.24% 1.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.49% 1.41% 1.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 21 18
Edinburgh median daily rate £283 £213 £306
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +32.94% -30.61% -31.33%
10th Percentile £154 £110 £112
90th Percentile £488 £444 £673
Scotland median daily rate £188 £260 £263
% change year-on-year -27.88% -0.95% -38.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £22.50 £13.50 £13.75
% change year-on-year +66.67% -1.82% -

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 2,012 2,616 1,907
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 85.87% 87.61% 84.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,043 1,496 1,154
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% -
10th Percentile £276 £288 £260
90th Percentile £594 £571 £550
Scotland median daily rate £425 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 23 20
Edinburgh median hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.41% - +16.98%
10th Percentile £11.15 £10.75 £12.82
90th Percentile £42.20 £46.10 £43.77
Scotland median hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year +28.57% -36.36% -23.61%

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 24 July 2019.

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 24 July 2019, 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%) Mitel
2 8 (26.67%) LAN
2 8 (26.67%) WAN
2 8 (26.67%) Configuration Management
3 6 (20.00%) ITIL
4 5 (16.67%) Windows
4 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (13.33%) Data Centre
5 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (13.33%) Java
5 4 (13.33%) ITSM
5 4 (13.33%) Finance
5 4 (13.33%) Problem Management
6 3 (10.00%) Spring
6 3 (10.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (10.00%) Change Management
6 3 (10.00%) Active Directory
6 3 (10.00%) Windows 7
6 3 (10.00%) Windows 8
6 3 (10.00%) Feasibility Study
7 2 (6.67%) Regulatory Compliance
7 2 (6.67%) Self-Awareness
7 2 (6.67%) Service Design
7 2 (6.67%) Yammer
7 2 (6.67%) BitLocker
7 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (6.67%) Coaching

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 1 (3.33%) Confluence
1 1 (3.33%) WebSphere
1 1 (3.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) assyst
1 1 (3.33%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (6.67%) Yammer
2 1 (3.33%) GitHub
2 1 (3.33%) PaaS
2 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (26.67%) LAN
1 8 (26.67%) WAN
2 2 (6.67%) BIG-IP
2 2 (6.67%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
1 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
1 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.33%) JIRA
1 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Back Office
2 1 (3.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (16.67%) Analyst
2 5 (16.67%) Consultant
3 4 (13.33%) Field Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Network Field Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Java Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Junior
4 3 (10.00%) Junior Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Junior Java Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Security Consultant
4 3 (10.00%) Service Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) IT Manager
5 2 (6.67%) IT Services Manager
5 2 (6.67%) IT Support
5 2 (6.67%) Mid-Level Java Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Network Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Security Incident Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (13.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.67%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.33%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) Windows
2 3 (10.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (10.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (6.67%) Android
3 2 (6.67%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) Configuration Management
2 6 (20.00%) ITIL
3 5 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (13.33%) ITSM
4 4 (13.33%) Problem Management
5 3 (10.00%) Change Management
5 3 (10.00%) Feasibility Study
5 3 (10.00%) Software Engineering
6 2 (6.67%) Asset Management
6 2 (6.67%) Coaching
6 2 (6.67%) Database Tuning
6 2 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (6.67%) Quality Management
6 2 (6.67%) Regulatory Compliance
6 2 (6.67%) Risk Management
6 2 (6.67%) Self-Awareness
6 2 (6.67%) Service Design
6 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.33%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.33%) Java
2 1 (3.33%) Python
2 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (3.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) COBIT
2 1 (3.33%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.67%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) MAINVIEW
2 1 (3.33%) Kubernetes
2 1 (3.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (33.33%) Mitel
2 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.67%) ArcSight
3 2 (6.67%) BMC
3 2 (6.67%) F5
3 2 (6.67%) Splunk
4 1 (3.33%) Atlassian
4 1 (3.33%) HP
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle