The median contractor rate for an Incident Manager was £348 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Manager
England > South East
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 225 241 223
Rank change year-on-year +16 -18  
Contract jobs requiring an Incident Manager 23 23 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.30% 0.26% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.27% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 13 15
South East median daily rate £348 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.71% -12.50%  
10th Percentile £206 £204 £311
90th Percentile £369 £394 £533
England median daily rate £378 £366 £350
% change year-on-year +3.07% +4.64%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
South East median hourly rate £29.75 - £33.00
England median hourly rate £29.75 £20.50 £19.08
% change year-on-year +45.12% +7.44%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the South East. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
South East
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 7306 8460 8969
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 94.61% 94.96% 95.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 15203 18917 19243
South East median daily rate £410 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +6.66%  
10th Percentile £250 £250 £220
90th Percentile £550 £550 £513
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1130 1314 1775
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £19.61 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.21% +21.49%  
10th Percentile £11.25 £10.50 £10.80
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.50 £40.00
England median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  

Incident Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings that featured Incident Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Incident Manager in the South East

Incident Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Incident Manager in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for Incident Manager in the South East

Incident Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Incident Manager in the South East over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Incident Manager in the South East

Incident Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Incident Manager in the South East

Incident Manager
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Incident Manager within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 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
Berkshire +19 12 £205 - 1
Buckinghamshire -8 9 £350 -
Surrey +6 1 £260 -31.80% 1
Hampshire +1 1 - -
Incident Manager
England

Incident Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, Incident Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region featuring Incident Manager in the job title.

1 33 (73.33%) ITIL
2 29 (64.44%) Incident Management
3 28 (62.22%) Security Cleared
4 20 (44.44%) SC Cleared
5 14 (31.11%) Problem Management
6 12 (26.67%) Service Management
7 8 (17.78%) SLA
7 8 (17.78%) Capacity Management
8 7 (15.56%) Change Management
8 7 (15.56%) Telecoms
9 6 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
9 6 (13.33%) ITIL V3
10 5 (11.11%) Degree
11 4 (8.89%) Billing
11 4 (8.89%) Performance Improvement
11 4 (8.89%) Trend Analysis
12 3 (6.67%) DV Cleared
12 3 (6.67%) SCOM
12 3 (6.67%) ITSM
12 3 (6.67%) Service Delivery
12 3 (6.67%) CRM
12 3 (6.67%) Cisco
12 3 (6.67%) Remedy
12 3 (6.67%) Project Management
13 2 (4.44%) ITIL Certification
13 2 (4.44%) Stakeholder Management
13 2 (4.44%) Computacenter
13 2 (4.44%) Coaching
13 2 (4.44%) Virtual Team
13 2 (4.44%) Video Conferencing

Incident Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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:

Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) Internet
1 1 (2.22%) MPLS
1 1 (2.22%) MVNO
1 1 (2.22%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (2.22%) VPN
1 1 (2.22%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.22%) BusinessObjects XI
General
1 7 (15.56%) Telecoms
2 4 (8.89%) Billing
3 1 (2.22%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.44%) Video Conferencing
1 2 (4.44%) Virtual Team
2 1 (2.22%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.22%) EPoS
2 1 (2.22%) IVR
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (73.33%) ITIL
2 29 (64.44%) Incident Management
3 14 (31.11%) Problem Management
4 12 (26.67%) Service Management
5 8 (17.78%) Capacity Management
6 7 (15.56%) Change Management
7 6 (13.33%) ITIL V3
7 6 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (8.89%) Performance Improvement
8 4 (8.89%) Trend Analysis
9 3 (6.67%) CRM
9 3 (6.67%) ITSM
9 3 (6.67%) Project Management
9 3 (6.67%) Service Delivery
10 2 (4.44%) Coaching
10 2 (4.44%) Data Protection
10 2 (4.44%) Stakeholder Management
11 1 (2.22%) Escalation Management
11 1 (2.22%) Matrix Organization
11 1 (2.22%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 28 (62.22%) Security Cleared
2 20 (44.44%) SC Cleared
3 5 (11.11%) Degree
4 3 (6.67%) DV Cleared
5 2 (4.44%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.78%) SLA
2 2 (4.44%) PMO
Systems Management
1 3 (6.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (6.67%) Cisco
1 3 (6.67%) Remedy
2 2 (4.44%) Computacenter
3 1 (2.22%) CA
3 1 (2.22%) HP
3 1 (2.22%) Juniper
3 1 (2.22%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.22%) SAP