The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Incident Management
Rank 56 19 44
Rank change year-on-year -37 +25  
Contract jobs citing Incident Management 5 36 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 1.18% 7.93% 1.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.33% 9.45% 1.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 0
Median daily rate £178 £338 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -47.40% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £338 £325
% change year-on-year -11.11% +3.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 24 5
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year -6.06% +17.85%  

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 Essex with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Essex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 375 381 360
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 88.44% 83.92% 79.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 265 208 192
Median daily rate £420 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 43 40
Median hourly rate £37.50 £19.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +97.36% -47.22%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £16.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £62.50 £43.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Incident Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex 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 Essex

Incident Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Incident Management in Essex

Incident Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Incident Management in Essex

Incident Management
Contract Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 3 months to 25 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
Colchester -10 1 - -
Incident Management
East of England

Incident Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 25 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 Essex region with a requirement for Incident Management.

1 11 (84.62%) Windows
1 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 10 (76.92%) Active Directory
2 10 (76.92%) MS Office
2 10 (76.92%) Windows 7
3 7 (53.85%) Citrix
3 7 (53.85%) MS Excel
3 7 (53.85%) Windows 8
4 4 (30.77%) Linux
4 4 (30.77%) ITIL
5 3 (23.08%) Windows 10
5 3 (23.08%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (23.08%) InfoPath
5 3 (23.08%) SCCM
5 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
5 3 (23.08%) ITSM
5 3 (23.08%) BMC
5 3 (23.08%) Apple
5 3 (23.08%) HTC Vive
5 3 (23.08%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (15.38%) IT Strategy
6 2 (15.38%) WebEx
6 2 (15.38%) Driving Licence
6 2 (15.38%) CAD
6 2 (15.38%) Autodesk
6 2 (15.38%) Automotive
6 2 (15.38%) VoIP
6 2 (15.38%) DHCP
6 2 (15.38%) DNS
6 2 (15.38%) Photoshop

Incident Management
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 (23.08%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.69%) WebLogic
Applications
1 10 (76.92%) MS Office
2 7 (53.85%) MS Excel
3 3 (23.08%) InfoPath
3 3 (23.08%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (15.38%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) DHCP
1 2 (15.38%) DNS
1 2 (15.38%) VoIP
1 2 (15.38%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Data Mining
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) AccuRev
General
1 2 (15.38%) Automotive
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Analyst
2 7 (53.85%) Support Analyst
3 6 (46.15%) Help Desk Analyst
3 6 (46.15%) Help Desk Support
3 6 (46.15%) Help Desk Support Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) Active Directory Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) Active Directory Support
4 3 (23.08%) Active Directory Support Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) Citrix Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) Citrix Support
4 3 (23.08%) Citrix Support Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) IT Support
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Support Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Support Officer
6 1 (7.69%) Field Hardware Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Field Service Hardware Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Governance Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) IT Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Support
6 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) J2EE
1 1 (7.69%) JAX-WS
1 1 (7.69%) JMS
1 1 (7.69%) JPA
1 1 (7.69%) SOAP
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) HTC Vive
1 3 (23.08%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (15.38%) Driving Licence
2 2 (15.38%) iPad
2 2 (15.38%) iPhone
2 2 (15.38%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 10 (76.92%) Windows 7
3 7 (53.85%) Windows 8
4 4 (30.77%) Linux
5 3 (23.08%) Windows 10
6 2 (15.38%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) ITIL
2 3 (23.08%) ITSM
3 2 (15.38%) CAD
3 2 (15.38%) IT Strategy
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) Analytics
4 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity
4 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 10 (76.92%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 7 (53.85%) Citrix
3 3 (23.08%) Apple
3 3 (23.08%) BMC
4 2 (15.38%) Autodesk
4 2 (15.38%) MobileIron
5 1 (7.69%) HP
5 1 (7.69%) IBM
5 1 (7.69%) Samsung