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 28 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
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 57 67
Rank change year-on-year +1 +10  
Contract jobs citing Incident Management 13 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 2.11% 1.17% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.57% 1.46% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 3
Median daily rate £275 £256 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.31% -51.19%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £150 £513
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £653 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £300 £340
% change year-on-year +16.66% -11.76%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 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 505 480 608
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 81.98% 80.13% 80.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 1999 1426 1591
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £305 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £538 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 28 40
Median hourly rate £14.75 £16.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.81% -27.27%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £14.00 £8.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.63 £40.75 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

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 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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 3 months to 28 June 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 +2 6 £330 -8.96% 1
Kidlington - 2 £306 -
Thame - 1 £250 -
Incident Management
South East

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

1 12 (48.00%) ITIL
2 8 (32.00%) Release Management
3 7 (28.00%) ITIL Certification
3 7 (28.00%) Finance
4 6 (24.00%) Risk Assessment
4 6 (24.00%) Information Security
4 6 (24.00%) CISA
4 6 (24.00%) CISM
4 6 (24.00%) CISSP
4 6 (24.00%) BMC
4 6 (24.00%) Remedy
4 6 (24.00%) HTML
4 6 (24.00%) MySQL
4 6 (24.00%) E-Commerce
4 6 (24.00%) Drupal
4 6 (24.00%) Remedy ITSM
4 6 (24.00%) Time Management
4 6 (24.00%) Performance Management
4 6 (24.00%) ISMS
4 6 (24.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (24.00%) Change Control
4 6 (24.00%) Application Performance Management
4 6 (24.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
5 5 (20.00%) SLA
5 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 4 (16.00%) Service Delivery
6 4 (16.00%) Change Management
6 4 (16.00%) PHP
6 4 (16.00%) MCP
6 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills

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 6 (24.00%) Drupal
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) LDAP
1 1 (4.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) MySQL
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 7 (28.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (64.00%) Analyst
2 9 (36.00%) Support Analyst
3 7 (28.00%) Desktop Analyst
3 7 (28.00%) Desktop Support
3 7 (28.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 6 (24.00%) Information Analyst
4 6 (24.00%) Information Security Analyst
4 6 (24.00%) Security Analyst
5 5 (20.00%) Applications Support
5 5 (20.00%) Web Applications Support
6 3 (12.00%) Applications Support Engineer
6 3 (12.00%) E-Commerce Support
6 3 (12.00%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (12.00%) Senior Desktop Analyst
6 3 (12.00%) Senior Desktop Support
6 3 (12.00%) Senior Desktop Support Analyst
6 3 (12.00%) Senior Support Analyst
6 3 (12.00%) Support Engineer
6 3 (12.00%) Web Engineer
6 3 (12.00%) Web Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (24.00%) HTML
2 1 (4.00%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Linux
1 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (4.00%) Solaris
1 1 (4.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) ITIL
2 8 (32.00%) Release Management
3 6 (24.00%) Application Performance Management
3 6 (24.00%) Change Control
3 6 (24.00%) E-Commerce
3 6 (24.00%) Information Security
3 6 (24.00%) ISMS
3 6 (24.00%) Performance Management
3 6 (24.00%) Risk Assessment
3 6 (24.00%) Time Management
4 4 (16.00%) Change Management
4 4 (16.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.00%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (8.00%) ITIL V3
5 2 (8.00%) SDLC
5 2 (8.00%) Security Monitoring
6 1 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.00%) Security Patching
6 1 (4.00%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (24.00%) CISA
2 6 (24.00%) CISM
2 6 (24.00%) CISSP
2 6 (24.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
3 4 (16.00%) Degree
3 4 (16.00%) MCP
4 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
6 1 (4.00%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (4.00%) RHCE
6 1 (4.00%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (24.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (20.00%) SLA
3 3 (12.00%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (4.00%) Nagios
1 1 (4.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) BMC
1 6 (24.00%) Remedy
2 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.00%) Apple
4 1 (4.00%) EMC
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle
4 1 (4.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.00%) Sun
4 1 (4.00%) Veritas
4 1 (4.00%) VMware