The median contractor rate for an Incident Manager was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 27 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
UK
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 552 584 515
Rank change year-on-year +32 -69  
Contract jobs requiring an Incident Manager 58 70 127
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.13% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.14% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 39 69
Median daily rate £375 £373 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.67% +6.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £473 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £359 £375
% change year-on-year -2.43% -4.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 3
Median hourly rate £29.75 £20.50 £19.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +45.12% +7.44%  
UK excluding London 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. 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
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 44656 51218 52310
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.78% 94.87% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 28833 33387 32903
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1389 1533 1989
Median hourly rate £18.10 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.42% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.44 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

Incident Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Incident Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Incident Manager in the UK

Incident Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Incident Manager in the UK

Incident Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Incident Manager over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Incident Manager in the UK

Incident Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Incident Manager in the UK

Incident Manager
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 27 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
England +12 55 £376 +3.79% 13
South East +13 24 £348 -0.71% 3
London -4 17 £525 +35.48% 5
Berkshire +22 12 £205 - 2
Buckinghamshire -8 9 £350 -6.66%
Reading +14 8 £203 -
Milton Keynes -10 7 £350 -6.66%
East of England +4 6 £390 +11.42% 1
Bedfordshire -4 5 £390 +11.42%
Bromley - 5 £550 -
West Midlands +22 4 £350 +7.69% 1
Bedford -3 3 £390 +11.42%
Bracknell - 3 - -
Scotland +31 2 £216 -49.17%
North West +18 2 £325 -
Surrey +8 2 £260 -31.80% 1
Cheshire - 2 £325 -
Warwickshire - 2 £363 -
Knutsford - 2 £325 -
Hammersmith - 2 £380 -
Edinburgh +19 1 - -
Hampshire +7 1 - -
South West +3 1 - - 2
Southampton +2 1 - -
Wiltshire 0 1 - - 1
Corsham -4 1 - - 1
Suffolk - 1 - -
Staffordshire - 1 £325 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 1 £325 -
Newport Pagnell - 1 £338 -

Incident Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 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 featuring Incident Manager in the job title.

1 83 (69.75%) ITIL
2 79 (66.39%) Incident Management
3 37 (31.09%) Security Cleared
4 35 (29.41%) Service Management
5 32 (26.89%) Problem Management
6 26 (21.85%) SC Cleared
7 19 (15.97%) ServiceNow
8 16 (13.45%) ITIL V3
8 16 (13.45%) ITSM
9 14 (11.76%) Service Delivery
9 14 (11.76%) Finance
10 13 (10.92%) SLA
10 13 (10.92%) Banking
11 12 (10.08%) Degree
11 12 (10.08%) ITIL Certification
11 12 (10.08%) Telecoms
12 11 (9.24%) Stakeholder Management
12 11 (9.24%) Trend Analysis
13 10 (8.40%) Root Cause Analysis
13 10 (8.40%) Change Management
14 9 (7.56%) Project Management
14 9 (7.56%) Cybersecurity
15 8 (6.72%) Capacity Management
15 8 (6.72%) Security Operations
15 8 (6.72%) Information Security
15 8 (6.72%) Remedy
15 8 (6.72%) Unix
15 8 (6.72%) Windows
16 7 (5.88%) CRM
17 6 (5.04%) SIEM

Incident Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 4 (3.36%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (2.52%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.68%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.84%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (3.36%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.52%) Intrusion Detection
1 3 (2.52%) Network Security
2 2 (1.68%) MPLS
2 2 (1.68%) TACACS
3 1 (0.84%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.84%) Firewall
3 1 (0.84%) Internet
3 1 (0.84%) MVNO
3 1 (0.84%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (0.84%) SDH
3 1 (0.84%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.84%) VoIP
3 1 (0.84%) VPN
3 1 (0.84%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.84%) BusinessObjects XI
General
1 14 (11.76%) Finance
2 13 (10.92%) Banking
3 12 (10.08%) Telecoms
4 5 (4.20%) Retail
5 4 (3.36%) Billing
5 4 (3.36%) Investment Banking
6 3 (2.52%) Law
7 1 (0.84%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.84%) Legal
7 1 (0.84%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.84%) Flash
1 1 (0.84%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.04%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.36%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.52%) Cyber Attack
3 3 (2.52%) Data Centre
3 3 (2.52%) Security Operations Centre
3 3 (2.52%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (1.68%) Cybercrime
4 2 (1.68%) iSeries
4 2 (1.68%) Tandem
4 2 (1.68%) Virtual Team
5 1 (0.84%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.84%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.84%) EPoS
5 1 (0.84%) FMCG
5 1 (0.84%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.72%) Unix
1 8 (6.72%) Windows
2 2 (1.68%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (69.75%) ITIL
2 79 (66.39%) Incident Management
3 35 (29.41%) Service Management
4 32 (26.89%) Problem Management
5 16 (13.45%) ITIL V3
5 16 (13.45%) ITSM
6 14 (11.76%) Service Delivery
7 11 (9.24%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (9.24%) Trend Analysis
8 10 (8.40%) Change Management
8 10 (8.40%) Root Cause Analysis
9 9 (7.56%) Cybersecurity
9 9 (7.56%) Project Management
10 8 (6.72%) Capacity Management
10 8 (6.72%) Information Security
10 8 (6.72%) Security Operations
11 7 (5.88%) CRM
12 6 (5.04%) SDLC
12 6 (5.04%) SIEM
13 4 (3.36%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.68%) SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (31.09%) Security Cleared
2 26 (21.85%) SC Cleared
3 12 (10.08%) Degree
3 12 (10.08%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (3.36%) CCNA
4 4 (3.36%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (3.36%) DV Cleared
5 3 (2.52%) CCENT
6 2 (1.68%) GCIH
6 2 (1.68%) GIAC
7 1 (0.84%) CCNP
7 1 (0.84%) JNCIA
7 1 (0.84%) JNCIP
7 1 (0.84%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.92%) SLA
2 3 (2.52%) PMO
3 2 (1.68%) QA
4 1 (0.84%) COBIT
4 1 (0.84%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (1.68%) RACF
Systems Management
1 3 (2.52%) SCOM
2 1 (0.84%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.84%) Nessus
Vendors
1 19 (15.97%) ServiceNow
2 8 (6.72%) Remedy
3 4 (3.36%) Cisco
3 4 (3.36%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.52%) SAP
5 2 (1.68%) Computacenter
5 2 (1.68%) HP
6 1 (0.84%) CA
6 1 (0.84%) Juniper
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