The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 30 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
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 39 61
Rank change year-on-year -10 +22  
Contract jobs citing Incident Management 12 15 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 2.13% 3.01% 0.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.68% 3.86% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 15 3
Median daily rate £150 £150 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -65.11%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £339 £325
% change year-on-year -11.43% +4.23%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 448 389 578
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 79.57% 77.96% 84.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 328 299 369
Median daily rate £450 £400 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -2.43%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £214 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 11 41
Median hourly rate £55.00 £17.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +214.28% -30.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -5.92% +26.66%  

Incident Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 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 Oxfordshire

Incident Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Incident Management in Oxfordshire

Incident Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Incident Management in Oxfordshire

Incident Management
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 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
Oxford -8 8 £150 -33.33%
Incident Management
South East

For the 6 months to 30 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Incident Management.

1 8 (66.67%) ITIL
2 7 (58.33%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (50.00%) Remedy ITSM
3 6 (50.00%) Release Management
3 6 (50.00%) BMC
3 6 (50.00%) Remedy
3 6 (50.00%) Change Control
4 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
4 5 (41.67%) Finance
5 4 (33.33%) MCP
5 4 (33.33%) Degree
6 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland
6 3 (25.00%) SLA
6 3 (25.00%) CISSP
6 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (25.00%) MS Office
6 3 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
6 3 (25.00%) Information Security
6 3 (25.00%) CISA
6 3 (25.00%) CISM
6 3 (25.00%) ISMS
6 3 (25.00%) PCI DSS
6 3 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
7 2 (16.67%) Change Management
8 1 (8.33%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery

Incident Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 3 (25.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Remedy ITSM
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Analyst
2 8 (66.67%) Support Analyst
3 7 (58.33%) Desktop Analyst
3 7 (58.33%) Desktop Support
3 7 (58.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 3 (25.00%) Information Analyst
4 3 (25.00%) Information Security Analyst
4 3 (25.00%) Security Analyst
4 3 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (25.00%) Senior Desktop Analyst
4 3 (25.00%) Senior Desktop Support
4 3 (25.00%) Senior Desktop Support Analyst
4 3 (25.00%) Senior Support Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) IT Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) IT Support
5 1 (8.33%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Senior IT Support
5 1 (8.33%) Senior IT Support Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Service Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) ITIL
2 6 (50.00%) Change Control
2 6 (50.00%) Release Management
3 3 (25.00%) Information Security
3 3 (25.00%) ISMS
3 3 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (16.67%) Change Management
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (33.33%) Degree
2 4 (33.33%) MCP
3 3 (25.00%) CISA
3 3 (25.00%) CISM
3 3 (25.00%) CISSP
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 1 (8.33%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland
1 3 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (25.00%) PCI DSS
1 3 (25.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) BMC
1 6 (50.00%) Remedy
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft