The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 28 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.

Incident Management
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 54 65
Rank change year-on-year +2 +11  
Contract jobs citing Incident Management 2 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.38% 0.86% 0.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 1.02% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £238 £213
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.76%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £338 £325
% change year-on-year -11.11% +3.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £12.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year -7.57% +22.22%  

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 Glasgow with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 445 489 718
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 84.92% 84.31% 84.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 245 272 423
Median daily rate £358 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -18.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £200 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 20
Median hourly rate £37.50 £30.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +9.09%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -6.49% +27.48%  

Incident Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow 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 Glasgow

Incident Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Incident Management in Glasgow

Incident Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Incident Management in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Incident Management.

1 4 (50.00%) Service Management
1 4 (50.00%) Change Management
1 4 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (37.50%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (37.50%) ITSM
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) BMC
2 3 (37.50%) Remedy
2 3 (37.50%) CMDB
3 2 (25.00%) SDLC
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) ATM
3 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (12.50%) SCCM
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Management
4 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (12.50%) XenApp
4 1 (12.50%) XenDesktop
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 1 (12.50%) SaaS
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
4 1 (12.50%) Workflow
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) DHCP

Incident Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) ATM
2 1 (12.50%) DHCP
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Administrator
1 2 (25.00%) Technical Administrator
1 2 (25.00%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) ITSM Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) SCCM Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) SCCM Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Service Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Change Management
1 4 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 4 (50.00%) Service Management
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) ITSM
3 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (25.00%) SDLC
3 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (12.50%) Application Performance Management
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Management
4 1 (12.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) MCP
1 1 (12.50%) MCSE
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) XenApp
1 1 (12.50%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) BMC
1 3 (37.50%) Remedy
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) ServiceNow