Period
to 22 October 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 October 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 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 86 77 97
Rank change year-on-year -9 +20 +4
Contract jobs citing Incident Management 10 23 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.82% 1.91% 1.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 2.24% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 16 8
Oxfordshire median daily rate £276 £256 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.80% +2.50% -48.72%
10th Percentile £156 £250 £139
90th Percentile £406 £391 £475
South East median daily rate £361 £360 £275
% change year-on-year +0.35% +30.91% -26.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £18.00 - -
South East median hourly rate £21.00 £17.75 £18.50
% change year-on-year +18.31% -4.05% -17.78%

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 1,077 1,027 1,093
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 87.92% 85.23% 87.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 788 808 787
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £300 £294 £250
90th Percentile £600 £588 £538
South East median daily rate £435 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 20 36
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £22.93 £22.75 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.79% +28.17% -19.32%
10th Percentile £13.75 £11.92 £13.65
90th Percentile £49.50 £77.50 £45.88
South East median hourly rate £27.00 £22.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year +21.35% -1.11% -1.81%

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 October 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 October 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 -3 3 £163 -35.00% 1
Banbury - 1 - -
Bicester - 1 £163 - 1
Incident Management
South East

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 5 (50.00%) JIRA
1 5 (50.00%) Akamai
1 5 (50.00%) Splunk
1 5 (50.00%) New Relic
1 5 (50.00%) Proactive Monitoring
2 3 (30.00%) Windows
3 2 (20.00%) Linux
3 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 2 (20.00%) JSON
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (20.00%) Office 365
3 2 (20.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (10.00%) HP AIS
4 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (10.00%) CCNA
4 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (10.00%) HP
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (10.00%) Problem 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 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (50.00%) Akamai
2 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (20.00%) Office 365
2 2 (20.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (10.00%) Automotive
1 1 (10.00%) Publishing
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
1 5 (50.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
1 5 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 5 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 5 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 5 (50.00%) Operations Support Engineer
1 5 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 5 (50.00%) Web Engineer
1 5 (50.00%) Web Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Azure Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) IT Support
3 1 (10.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) Active Directory Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Active Directory Support
3 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) IT Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Service Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Proactive Monitoring
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Change Management
3 1 (10.00%) ITSM
3 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) Service Management
3 1 (10.00%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) CCNA
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (10.00%) HP AIS
1 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) New Relic
1 5 (50.00%) Splunk
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco
3 1 (10.00%) HP