The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 23 June 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
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 52 54
Rank change year-on-year +3 +2  
Contract jobs citing Incident Management 26 10 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 3.51% 1.51% 2.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.12% 1.79% 3.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 5 10
Median daily rate £350 £500 £389
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -30.00% +28.61%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £301 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £500 £407
UK excluding London median daily rate £348 £300 £350
% change year-on-year +15.83% -14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 3
Median hourly rate £13.50 - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year -3.03% +10.00%  

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 631 558 685
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 85.16% 84.04% 81.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 305 315 390
Median daily rate £400 £406 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.36% +3.98%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £275 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £383
% change year-on-year +3.75% +4.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 14 10
Median hourly rate £16.25 £11.25 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.44% -71.87%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Incident Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes

Incident Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Incident Management in Milton Keynes

Incident Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Incident Management in Milton Keynes over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Incident Management in Milton Keynes

Incident Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Incident Management in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Incident Management.

1 38 (53.52%) Windows
2 26 (36.62%) ITIL
3 25 (35.21%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (32.39%) Unix
5 20 (28.17%) Security Cleared
6 18 (25.35%) Linux
6 18 (25.35%) Remedy
6 18 (25.35%) Change Management
7 16 (22.54%) SC Cleared
8 15 (21.13%) Finance
8 15 (21.13%) SLA
9 14 (19.72%) Microsoft
9 14 (19.72%) Problem Management
9 14 (19.72%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (18.31%) Nimsoft
10 13 (18.31%) CA
11 12 (16.90%) Management Information System
12 10 (14.08%) Infrastructure Management
12 10 (14.08%) DevOps
12 10 (14.08%) Root Cause Analysis
12 10 (14.08%) Active Directory
12 10 (14.08%) LAN
12 10 (14.08%) WAN
13 9 (12.68%) Microsoft Office
14 8 (11.27%) SAP
14 8 (11.27%) Oracle
14 8 (11.27%) Firewall
14 8 (11.27%) DV Cleared
15 7 (9.86%) ITIL V3
15 7 (9.86%) Project Management

Incident Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 6 (8.45%) IIS
2 4 (5.63%) IBM HTTP Server
2 4 (5.63%) WebSphere
3 3 (4.23%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (4.23%) Confluence
3 3 (4.23%) LiveCycle
3 3 (4.23%) SAS
3 3 (4.23%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.82%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.41%) Apache
5 1 (1.41%) Liferay
Applications
1 9 (12.68%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.23%) Staffware
2 1 (1.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.23%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.08%) LAN
1 10 (14.08%) WAN
2 8 (11.27%) Firewall
3 6 (8.45%) ATM
4 4 (5.63%) Network Security
5 3 (4.23%) DHCP
5 3 (4.23%) DNS
5 3 (4.23%) LDAP
5 3 (4.23%) TCP/IP
6 2 (2.82%) VPN
7 1 (1.41%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.41%) HTTP
7 1 (1.41%) Internet
7 1 (1.41%) Intranet
7 1 (1.41%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (1.41%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.45%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 3 (4.23%) DB2
2 3 (4.23%) MongoDB
2 3 (4.23%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.41%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.41%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (1.41%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 5 (7.04%) Introscope
2 3 (4.23%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.23%) Jenkins
2 3 (4.23%) JIRA
2 3 (4.23%) SonarQube
2 3 (4.23%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 15 (21.13%) Finance
2 3 (4.23%) Banking
2 3 (4.23%) Retail
3 1 (1.41%) Automotive
3 1 (1.41%) Electronics
3 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.41%) Marketing
3 1 (1.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (38.03%) Analyst
2 11 (15.49%) Incident Manager
2 11 (15.49%) Monitoring Specialist
3 10 (14.08%) Major Incident Manager
4 8 (11.27%) Support Analyst
5 6 (8.45%) Coordinator
5 6 (8.45%) Security Analyst
6 5 (7.04%) Applications Support
6 5 (7.04%) Applications Support Analyst
7 4 (5.63%) Consultant
7 4 (5.63%) Security Consultant
7 4 (5.63%) Support Engineer
8 3 (4.23%) 1st Line Support
8 3 (4.23%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (4.23%) 3rd Line Support
8 3 (4.23%) Network Consultant
8 3 (4.23%) Network Security Consultant
8 3 (4.23%) Process Analyst
8 3 (4.23%) Project Analyst
8 3 (4.23%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.41%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 25 (35.21%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (16.90%) Management Information System
3 6 (8.45%) Computer Science
4 5 (7.04%) e-Health
5 4 (5.63%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.82%) CMDB
6 2 (2.82%) Handset
6 2 (2.82%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.41%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 38 (53.52%) Windows
2 23 (32.39%) Unix
3 18 (25.35%) Linux
4 6 (8.45%) Windows 7
4 6 (8.45%) Windows Server
4 6 (8.45%) Windows XP
5 5 (7.04%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (7.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (7.04%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (4.23%) zOS
7 1 (1.41%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (36.62%) ITIL
2 18 (25.35%) Change Management
3 14 (19.72%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (19.72%) Problem Management
4 10 (14.08%) DevOps
4 10 (14.08%) Infrastructure Management
4 10 (14.08%) Root Cause Analysis
5 7 (9.86%) ITIL V3
5 7 (9.86%) Project Management
6 6 (8.45%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (8.45%) Information Security
6 6 (8.45%) Release Management
6 6 (8.45%) Risk Management
6 6 (8.45%) Service Management
6 6 (8.45%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 5 (7.04%) Capacity Management
7 5 (7.04%) Migration
7 5 (7.04%) Protective Monitoring
7 5 (7.04%) Security Testing
8 4 (5.63%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.45%) SQL
2 4 (5.63%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.41%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (28.17%) Security Cleared
2 16 (22.54%) SC Cleared
3 8 (11.27%) DV Cleared
4 7 (9.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (8.45%) Degree
6 5 (7.04%) CEH
6 5 (7.04%) CREST Certified
6 5 (7.04%) OSCP
7 4 (5.63%) CCNP
7 4 (5.63%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (5.63%) MCP
8 3 (4.23%) APMG
8 3 (4.23%) CCNA
8 3 (4.23%) Computer Science Degree
8 3 (4.23%) MCSA
8 3 (4.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (2.82%) CISSP
9 2 (2.82%) MCSE
10 1 (1.41%) CISM
10 1 (1.41%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (21.13%) SLA
2 1 (1.41%) COBIT
System Software
1 10 (14.08%) Active Directory
2 5 (7.04%) Hyper-V
2 5 (7.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.23%) Forefront TMG
3 3 (4.23%) ISA Server
3 3 (4.23%) UAG
4 2 (2.82%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 5 (7.04%) CA Wily
1 5 (7.04%) SCOM
2 3 (4.23%) Ansible
3 2 (2.82%) OpenView
3 2 (2.82%) OVSD
3 2 (2.82%) SCCM
4 1 (1.41%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 18 (25.35%) Remedy
2 14 (19.72%) Microsoft
3 13 (18.31%) CA
3 13 (18.31%) Nimsoft
4 8 (11.27%) Oracle
4 8 (11.27%) SAP
5 6 (8.45%) Cisco
6 5 (7.04%) Citrix
6 5 (7.04%) NetQoS
6 5 (7.04%) VMware
7 4 (5.63%) Computacenter
7 4 (5.63%) McAfee
7 4 (5.63%) NCR
8 3 (4.23%) Adobe
8 3 (4.23%) Forcepoint
8 3 (4.23%) HP
8 3 (4.23%) ILOG
9 2 (2.82%) Apple
9 2 (2.82%) Wyse
10 1 (1.41%) FatWire