Period
to 22 June 2018

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 6 months to 22 June 2018 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
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 70 72 65
Rank change year-on-year +2 -7 +29
Contract jobs citing Incident Management 23 25 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.85% 2.12% 1.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.12% 2.58% 2.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 17 18
Oxfordshire median daily rate £550 £238 £181
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +131.58% +31.03% -59.72%
10th Percentile £169 £144 £117
90th Percentile £650 £390 £286
South East median daily rate £415 £350 £330
% change year-on-year +18.57% +6.06% -8.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £26.00 £17.75 £17.00
% change year-on-year +46.48% +4.41% +28.30%

Incident Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,085 970 880
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 87.36% 82.20% 80.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 797 718 668
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £263 £250 £200
90th Percentile £600 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £435 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +4.82% +3.75% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 32 24
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £40.00 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +122.22% +2.86% -10.26%
10th Percentile £13.85 £12.11 £13.80
90th Percentile £57.50 £74.50 £46.43
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £25.88
% change year-on-year +25.00% -22.71% +18.83%

Incident Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

Job postings citing Incident Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire.

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Incident Management in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 22 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 6 months to 22 June 2018. 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
Oxford -15 6 £563 +275.00% 2
Kidlington -5 2 £375 +22.45%
Bicester - 1 £175 -
Incident Management
South East

For the 6 months to 22 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Incident Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Incident Management.

1 19 (82.61%) New Relic
2 15 (65.22%) JIRA
3 13 (56.52%) Splunk
3 13 (56.52%) Proactive Monitoring
4 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (39.13%) Change Management
5 9 (39.13%) Akamai
6 8 (34.78%) ITIL
7 7 (30.43%) Windows
7 7 (30.43%) Linux
8 6 (26.09%) SOA
8 6 (26.09%) Service Delivery
8 6 (26.09%) REST
8 6 (26.09%) Amazon AWS
8 6 (26.09%) SaaS
8 6 (26.09%) CMDB
8 6 (26.09%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (26.09%) Time Management
8 6 (26.09%) ITSM
8 6 (26.09%) Service Design
8 6 (26.09%) DevOps
8 6 (26.09%) Microservices
8 6 (26.09%) PagerDuty
8 6 (26.09%) Patch Management
8 6 (26.09%) Dashboard Development
8 6 (26.09%) Infrastructure Monitoring
8 6 (26.09%) Slack
9 5 (21.74%) Project Planning
9 5 (21.74%) SLA
10 4 (17.39%) Supplier Management

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 9 (39.13%) Akamai
2 6 (26.09%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (26.09%) SaaS
2 6 (26.09%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) DNS
1 1 (4.35%) FTP
1 1 (4.35%) SAN
1 1 (4.35%) SMS
1 1 (4.35%) SMTP
1 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.35%) Value-Added Service
1 1 (4.35%) VoIP
1 1 (4.35%) VPN
1 1 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 15 (65.22%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Support Engineer
2 6 (26.09%) Architect
2 6 (26.09%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (21.74%) Operations Manager
4 4 (17.39%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 4 (17.39%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (17.39%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) IT Support
4 4 (17.39%) Operations Support Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Web Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Web Support Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Digital Transformation
6 2 (8.70%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 2 (8.70%) IT Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (26.09%) REST
2 1 (4.35%) Flash
2 1 (4.35%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) CMDB
2 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 7 (30.43%) Linux
1 7 (30.43%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (4.35%) Solaris
2 1 (4.35%) Unix
2 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) Proactive Monitoring
2 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (39.13%) Change Management
4 8 (34.78%) ITIL
5 6 (26.09%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (26.09%) Dashboard Development
5 6 (26.09%) DevOps
5 6 (26.09%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 6 (26.09%) ITSM
5 6 (26.09%) Microservices
5 6 (26.09%) Patch Management
5 6 (26.09%) Service Delivery
5 6 (26.09%) Service Design
5 6 (26.09%) SOA
5 6 (26.09%) Time Management
6 5 (21.74%) Project Planning
7 4 (17.39%) Decision-Making
7 4 (17.39%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (17.39%) Supplier Management
8 3 (13.04%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) RHCE
1 1 (4.35%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.35%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (4.35%) Nagios
1 1 (4.35%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 19 (82.61%) New Relic
2 13 (56.52%) Splunk
3 6 (26.09%) PagerDuty
4 1 (4.35%) Centrify
4 1 (4.35%) EMC
4 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle
4 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.35%) Sun
4 1 (4.35%) Veritas
4 1 (4.35%) VMware