Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 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
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 76 70 86
Rank change year-on-year -6 +16 +13
Contract jobs citing Incident Management 24 22 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.89% 1.95% 1.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.15% 2.32% 1.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 13 16
Oxfordshire median daily rate £563 £263 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +114.29% +16.67% -50.00%
10th Percentile £156 £235 £150
90th Percentile £656 £393 £309
South East median daily rate £411 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +17.50% +7.69% -9.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £15.00 - -
South East median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £19.75
% change year-on-year -3.03% -16.46% +36.21%

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 1,118 950 993
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 88.17% 84.37% 82.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 811 714 727
Oxfordshire median daily rate £438 £441 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.85% +10.31% -
10th Percentile £270 £258 £250
90th Percentile £625 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £430 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +3.61% +3.75% +5.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 29 27
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £23.22 £18.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.49% +8.82% -15.00%
10th Percentile £13.63 £12.08 £12.68
90th Percentile £56.25 £43.75 £43.95
South East median hourly rate £24.75 £19.56 £22.75
% change year-on-year +26.52% -14.01% +1.11%

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 15 August 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 15 August 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 -5 6 £550 +109.52%
Kidlington -7 1 - - 1
Banbury - 1 - -
Bicester - 1 £163 -
Incident Management
South East

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 21 (87.50%) New Relic
2 17 (70.83%) JIRA
3 15 (62.50%) Splunk
3 15 (62.50%) Proactive Monitoring
4 11 (45.83%) Akamai
4 11 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (33.33%) ITIL
6 7 (29.17%) Windows
6 7 (29.17%) Change Management
6 7 (29.17%) ITSM
7 6 (25.00%) CMDB
7 6 (25.00%) Linux
7 6 (25.00%) SOA
7 6 (25.00%) REST
7 6 (25.00%) SaaS
7 6 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
7 6 (25.00%) DevOps
7 6 (25.00%) Microservices
7 6 (25.00%) PagerDuty
7 6 (25.00%) Patch Management
7 6 (25.00%) Dashboard Development
7 6 (25.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 6 (25.00%) Service Design
7 6 (25.00%) Slack
8 5 (20.83%) Project Planning
8 5 (20.83%) Time Management
8 5 (20.83%) Service Delivery
9 4 (16.67%) Supplier Management
9 4 (16.67%) SLA

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 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (45.83%) Akamai
2 6 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (25.00%) SaaS
2 6 (25.00%) Slack
Development Applications
1 17 (70.83%) JIRA
General
1 1 (4.17%) Automotive
1 1 (4.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Support Engineer
2 6 (25.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 6 (25.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
2 6 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 6 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 6 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 6 (25.00%) Architect
2 6 (25.00%) Operations Support Engineer
2 6 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
2 6 (25.00%) Web Engineer
2 6 (25.00%) Web Support Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) Operations Manager
4 4 (16.67%) IT Support
5 3 (12.50%) Digital Transformation
6 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 2 (8.33%) IT Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) IT Support Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Help Desk Support
7 1 (4.17%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) CMDB
2 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (29.17%) Windows
2 6 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (4.17%) Windows 10
3 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (62.50%) Proactive Monitoring
2 11 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (33.33%) ITIL
4 7 (29.17%) Change Management
4 7 (29.17%) ITSM
5 6 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (25.00%) Dashboard Development
5 6 (25.00%) DevOps
5 6 (25.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 6 (25.00%) Microservices
5 6 (25.00%) Patch Management
5 6 (25.00%) Service Design
5 6 (25.00%) SOA
6 5 (20.83%) Project Planning
6 5 (20.83%) Service Delivery
6 5 (20.83%) Time Management
7 4 (16.67%) Decision-Making
7 4 (16.67%) Supplier Management
8 3 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
9 1 (4.17%) Web Operations
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 21 (87.50%) New Relic
2 15 (62.50%) Splunk
3 6 (25.00%) PagerDuty
4 2 (8.33%) Microsoft