Period
to 20 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 20 January 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
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 81 71 50
Rank change year-on-year -10 -21 +37
Contract jobs citing Incident Management 9 21 70
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.72% 1.49% 3.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.87% 1.84% 4.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 22
Reading median daily rate £368 £245 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -30.00% -17.65%
10th Percentile £220 £225 £213
90th Percentile £425 £245 £434
Berkshire median daily rate £350 £275 £350
% change year-on-year +27.27% -21.43% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 13
Reading median hourly rate - £23.50 £37.09
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -36.64% +33.27%
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.70 £14.25 £37.09
% change year-on-year -10.88% -61.58% +33.27%

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 Reading with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,030 1,139 1,521
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 82.33% 80.61% 78.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 639 575 943
Reading median daily rate £400 £403 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.62% +0.63% -
10th Percentile £263 £235 £231
90th Percentile £575 £575 £538
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.18% +0.06% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 40 74
Reading median hourly rate £14.50 £23.00 £30.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.96% -25.57% +54.50%
10th Percentile £11.05 £12.83 £15.00
90th Percentile £39.75 £55.07 £47.50
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year -17.14% -35.19% +34.16%

Incident Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Incident Management in Reading

Incident Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Incident Management in Reading

Incident Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Incident Management in Reading over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Incident Management in Reading

Incident Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Incident Management in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 Reading region with a requirement for Incident Management.

1 6 (66.67%) ITIL
1 6 (66.67%) Service Management
2 5 (55.56%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (55.56%) Remedy
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (44.44%) ITSM
3 4 (44.44%) Replication
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (44.44%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (22.22%) REST
4 2 (22.22%) Process Improvement
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
4 2 (22.22%) Degree
4 2 (22.22%) Billing
4 2 (22.22%) SLA
4 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle
4 2 (22.22%) TIBCO
5 1 (11.11%) Middleware
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
5 1 (11.11%) Java
5 1 (11.11%) CRM
5 1 (11.11%) Unix
5 1 (11.11%) Linux
5 1 (11.11%) Apache

Incident Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 (11.11%) Apache
1 1 (11.11%) Apache Solr
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (11.11%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (11.11%) IaaS
1 1 (11.11%) PaaS
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
1 1 (11.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
General
1 2 (22.22%) Billing
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL Process Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL Service Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Process Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Remedy Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Service Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Service Desk Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Technical Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Technical Services Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) ITSM Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle Specialist
3 2 (22.22%) Service Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Account Manager
4 1 (11.11%) CRM Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) Incident Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Network Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Account Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) WebCenter Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) REST
2 1 (11.11%) Middleware
2 1 (11.11%) Spring
2 1 (11.11%) Spring Boot
2 1 (11.11%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Replication
2 1 (11.11%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) ITIL
1 6 (66.67%) Service Management
2 4 (44.44%) ITSM
3 2 (22.22%) Process Improvement
3 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
3 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (11.11%) CRM
4 1 (11.11%) Customer-Centricity
4 1 (11.11%) Patch Management
4 1 (11.11%) Runbook
4 1 (11.11%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Java
1 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (22.22%) Degree
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Remedy
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle
3 2 (22.22%) TIBCO