Period
to 19 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Incident Manager was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Manager
England > London
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 603 572 542
Rank change year-on-year -31 -30 +57
Contract jobs requiring an Incident Manager 31 35 60
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.067% 0.078% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.071% 0.082% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 25 40
London median daily rate £425 £475 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.53% +36.69% -4.79%
10th Percentile £376 £313 £309
90th Percentile £648 £525 £503
England median daily rate £385 £375 £345
% change year-on-year +2.67% +8.70% -5.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £23.75 £24.25 £37.09
% change year-on-year -2.06% -34.62% +32.87%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
London
Contract vacancies in London with a recognized job title 43845 42658 44659
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.85% 95.00% 94.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 31743 30364 31460
London median daily rate £493 £460 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.07% +2.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £300 £288 £268
90th Percentile £663 £638 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 544 553 695
London median hourly rate £20.00 £19.62 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.96% +3.24% +8.57%
10th Percentile £12.15 £11.50 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £47.83
England median hourly rate £18.63 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +0.68% +2.78% +9.09%

Incident Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured Incident Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Incident Manager in London

Incident Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Incident Manager in London

Incident Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Incident Manager in London over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Incident Manager in London

Incident Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Incident Manager in London

Incident Manager
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Incident Manager within the London region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South London -28 6 £625 +56.25%
West London -6 5 £390 -1.52%
Central London -13 1 £475 -2.56%
East London - 1 - -
Incident Manager
England

Incident Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, Incident Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region featuring Incident Manager in the job title.

1 26 (83.87%) ITIL
2 20 (64.52%) Incident Management
3 13 (41.94%) Service Management
4 9 (29.03%) Trend Analysis
5 8 (25.81%) Root Cause Analysis
5 8 (25.81%) Retail
6 7 (22.58%) Finance
6 7 (22.58%) Problem Management
7 6 (19.35%) Banking
7 6 (19.35%) ITSM
8 5 (16.13%) Management Information System
8 5 (16.13%) Service Delivery
8 5 (16.13%) Change Management
8 5 (16.13%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (16.13%) ServiceNow
9 3 (9.68%) FMCG
9 3 (9.68%) Release Management
9 3 (9.68%) Time Management
9 3 (9.68%) Operations Management
9 3 (9.68%) CMDB
9 3 (9.68%) Information Security
9 3 (9.68%) Investment Banking
9 3 (9.68%) Asset Management
9 3 (9.68%) Security Operations
9 3 (9.68%) Security Operations Centre
10 2 (6.45%) Tandem
10 2 (6.45%) Legal
10 2 (6.45%) Matrix Management
10 2 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (6.45%) Process Improvement

Incident Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) Ethernet
1 1 (3.23%) MPLS
1 1 (3.23%) SDH
1 1 (3.23%) VoIP
General
1 8 (25.81%) Retail
2 7 (22.58%) Finance
3 6 (19.35%) Banking
4 3 (9.68%) Investment Banking
5 2 (6.45%) Legal
6 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Management Information System
2 3 (9.68%) CMDB
2 3 (9.68%) FMCG
2 3 (9.68%) Security Operations Centre
3 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.45%) Tandem
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (83.87%) ITIL
2 20 (64.52%) Incident Management
3 13 (41.94%) Service Management
4 9 (29.03%) Trend Analysis
5 8 (25.81%) Root Cause Analysis
6 7 (22.58%) Problem Management
7 6 (19.35%) ITSM
8 5 (16.13%) Change Management
8 5 (16.13%) Service Delivery
9 3 (9.68%) Asset Management
9 3 (9.68%) Information Security
9 3 (9.68%) Operations Management
9 3 (9.68%) Release Management
9 3 (9.68%) Security Operations
9 3 (9.68%) Time Management
10 2 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (6.45%) Matrix Management
10 2 (6.45%) Process Improvement
11 1 (3.23%) Cybersecurity
11 1 (3.23%) ITIL V3
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.23%) CCNA
2 1 (3.23%) CCNP
2 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.23%) JNCIA
2 1 (3.23%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) SEPA
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) ServiceNow
2 1 (3.23%) Cisco
2 1 (3.23%) SAP