The table below looks at the statistics for Problem Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Problem Management over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Problem Management
Scotland / Aberdeen
Rank 10 6 10
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 12 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 17.39% 6.25% 4.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 22.64% 10.00% 5.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Median daily rate £390 £353 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.63% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £55.50 £43.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.06% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £19.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+12.82% +44.44%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Aberdeen
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
53 20 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 76.81% 62.50% 81.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 5 13
Median daily rate £318 £470 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.44% +4.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £156 £353 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £494 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 3 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +52.94%

Problem Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Problem Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Problem Management Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Problem Management
Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Problem Management across the Aberdeen region.

Problem Management Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

Problem Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Aberdeen

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Problem Management across the Aberdeen region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Problem Management Daily Rate Histogram in Aberdeen

Problem Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Problem Management across the Aberdeen region.

Problem Management Hourly Rate Trend in Aberdeen

Problem Management
Hourly Rate Histogram in Aberdeen

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Problem Management across the Aberdeen region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Problem Management Hourly Rate Histogram in Aberdeen

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Problem 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 Aberdeen region with a requirement for Problem Management.

1 12 (100.00%) ITIL
1 12 (100.00%) LAN
1 12 (100.00%) WAN
1 12 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
1 12 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 12 (100.00%) Project Management
1 12 (100.00%) CMDB
1 12 (100.00%) Release Management
2 11 (91.67%) QMS
2 11 (91.67%) Finance
2 11 (91.67%) MS Visio
3 10 (83.33%) MPLS
3 10 (83.33%) OSPF
3 10 (83.33%) BGP
3 10 (83.33%) Wireless
3 10 (83.33%) Cisco IOS
3 10 (83.33%) Multicast
3 10 (83.33%) CatOS
4 9 (75.00%) Network Design
5 8 (66.67%) Quality Management
6 6 (50.00%) BT
6 6 (50.00%) C
6 6 (50.00%) Siemens
7 5 (41.67%) HP
8 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
9 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (16.67%) Fault Management
10 2 (16.67%) Network Security
10 2 (16.67%) Cybersecurity

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen 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 11 (91.67%) MS Visio
2 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) LAN
1 12 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 12 (100.00%) WAN
2 10 (83.33%) BGP
2 10 (83.33%) Cisco IOS
2 10 (83.33%) MPLS
2 10 (83.33%) Multicast
2 10 (83.33%) OSPF
2 10 (83.33%) Wireless
3 2 (16.67%) Firewall
3 2 (16.67%) NetScreen
3 2 (16.67%) Network Security
3 2 (16.67%) VPN
General
1 11 (91.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Network Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Network Support
4 2 (16.67%) Implementation Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Network Design Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Network Implementation Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Network Support Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Project Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Security Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 12 (100.00%) CMDB
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) CatOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 12 (100.00%) ITIL
1 12 (100.00%) Project Management
1 12 (100.00%) Release Management
2 11 (91.67%) QMS
3 9 (75.00%) Network Design
4 8 (66.67%) Quality Management
5 2 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (16.67%) Fault Management
5 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (16.67%) CCSP
2 2 (16.67%) CISSP
3 1 (8.33%) CCNP
3 1 (8.33%) Degree
3 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (50.00%) BT
2 6 (50.00%) Siemens
3 5 (41.67%) HP
4 2 (16.67%) Juniper