The table below looks at the statistics for Problem Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Problem Management over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Problem Management
Rank 89 111 58
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -53
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 39 18 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.55% 0.64% 2.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.96% 0.86% 3.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 11
Median daily rate £375 £400 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +50.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £217 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £430 £340
UK excluding London median daily rate £339 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.85% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £7.88 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £29.00 £16.58
% change year-on-year
-6.89% +74.88%
Problem Management
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1993 2083 1993
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 79.37% 74.55% 73.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1077 1097 1006
Median daily rate £408 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.87% +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 62 44
Median hourly rate £16.00 £27.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.81% +57.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £14.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £42.50 £32.28
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.63%

Problem Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire 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 Berkshire

Problem Management
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Problem Management Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Problem Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Problem Management across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

Problem Management Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Problem Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Problem Management Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Problem Management
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Problem Management within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Reading +10 13 £438 +118.75%
Bracknell +8 11 £352 -
Newbury +4 3 - - 1
Slough - 2 £365 - 1
Wokingham - 1 £225 - 1
Problem Management
South East

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Problem Management.

1 34 (39.53%) ITIL
2 29 (33.72%) SLA
3 27 (31.40%) Windows
3 27 (31.40%) Service Management
4 26 (30.23%) Telecoms
5 22 (25.58%) DNS
6 21 (24.42%) Incident Management
7 19 (22.09%) Service Delivery
8 18 (20.93%) Change Management
8 18 (20.93%) Active Directory
9 16 (18.60%) Microsoft
10 15 (17.44%) VMware
11 14 (16.28%) Security Cleared
12 13 (15.12%) Continuous Improvement
12 13 (15.12%) LAN
12 13 (15.12%) WAN
12 13 (15.12%) SQL
13 12 (13.95%) Configuration Management
13 12 (13.95%) Capacity Management
14 11 (12.79%) Process Improvement
14 11 (12.79%) VMware Infrastructure
14 11 (12.79%) Degree
14 11 (12.79%) Statistics
14 11 (12.79%) Oracle
14 11 (12.79%) MS Office
14 11 (12.79%) TCP/IP
14 11 (12.79%) DHCP
14 11 (12.79%) Citrix
15 10 (11.63%) Huawei
15 10 (11.63%) SCCM

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 (4.65%) MS Exchange
2 3 (3.49%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (3.49%) Live Communications Server
2 3 (3.49%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.33%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.16%) IIS
4 1 (1.16%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.16%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 11 (12.79%) MS Office
2 5 (5.81%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Remedy AR System
1 1 (1.16%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.30%) Office 365
2 4 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.49%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (25.58%) DNS
2 13 (15.12%) LAN
2 13 (15.12%) WAN
3 11 (12.79%) DHCP
3 11 (12.79%) TCP/IP
4 9 (10.47%) SMTP
4 9 (10.47%) VoIP
5 8 (9.30%) Diameter Protocol
5 8 (9.30%) Firewall
5 8 (9.30%) SNMP
6 5 (5.81%) 3G
6 5 (5.81%) SAN
7 4 (4.65%) 4G
8 3 (3.49%) LDAP
8 3 (3.49%) WLAN
9 2 (2.33%) MPLS
10 1 (1.16%) BGP
10 1 (1.16%) Cisco Nexus
10 1 (1.16%) EIGRP
10 1 (1.16%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.14%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.49%) MS Access
3 1 (1.16%) DB2
3 1 (1.16%) EDRMS
General
1 26 (30.23%) Telecoms
2 8 (9.30%) Back Office
2 8 (9.30%) Front Office
3 2 (2.33%) Finance
4 1 (1.16%) Billing
4 1 (1.16%) Legal
4 1 (1.16%) Marketing
4 1 (1.16%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (15.12%) Support Engineer
2 9 (10.47%) Incident Manager
2 9 (10.47%) Problem Manager
3 8 (9.30%) Back Office Engineer
3 8 (9.30%) Telecoms Manager
4 6 (6.98%) Analyst
4 6 (6.98%) Architect
4 6 (6.98%) Senior Incident Manager
4 6 (6.98%) Senior Manager
5 4 (4.65%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 4 (4.65%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (4.65%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (4.65%) Configuration Manager
5 4 (4.65%) IT Manager
5 4 (4.65%) Service Manager
5 4 (4.65%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (4.65%) Windows Engineer
6 3 (3.49%) IT Support
6 3 (3.49%) VMware Engineer
6 3 (3.49%) VMware Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.81%) Middleware
2 3 (3.49%) JDBC
2 3 (3.49%) JSP
3 2 (2.33%) Web Services
4 1 (1.16%) J2EE
4 1 (1.16%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.79%) Statistics
2 9 (10.47%) Management Information System
3 5 (5.81%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.81%) CMDB
4 4 (4.65%) Data Centre
5 3 (3.49%) Fat Client
5 3 (3.49%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (3.49%) Thin Client
6 2 (2.33%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.16%) Clustering
7 1 (1.16%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.16%) e-Health
7 1 (1.16%) FlexPod
7 1 (1.16%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.16%) VCE vBlock
7 1 (1.16%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 27 (31.40%) Windows
2 10 (11.63%) Windows Server
3 7 (8.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (6.98%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (5.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (4.65%) Linux
6 4 (4.65%) Solaris
6 4 (4.65%) Unix
6 4 (4.65%) Windows 7
7 3 (3.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (3.49%) Windows XP
8 2 (2.33%) Windows 10
9 1 (1.16%) Data ONTAP
9 1 (1.16%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.16%) Windows Phone
9 1 (1.16%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (39.53%) ITIL
2 27 (31.40%) Service Management
3 21 (24.42%) Incident Management
4 19 (22.09%) Service Delivery
5 18 (20.93%) Change Management
6 13 (15.12%) Continuous Improvement
7 12 (13.95%) Capacity Management
7 12 (13.95%) Configuration Management
8 11 (12.79%) Process Improvement
9 9 (10.47%) ITIL V3
10 8 (9.30%) Validation
11 6 (6.98%) Data Entry
12 5 (5.81%) Customer Engagement
12 5 (5.81%) Fault Management
12 5 (5.81%) Functional Testing
12 5 (5.81%) Network Design
12 5 (5.81%) Ticket Management
13 4 (4.65%) Performance Monitoring
13 4 (4.65%) Root Cause Analysis
13 4 (4.65%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 13 (15.12%) SQL
2 6 (6.98%) PowerShell
3 4 (4.65%) Java
4 3 (3.49%) Ruby
5 2 (2.33%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.16%) C
6 1 (1.16%) C++
6 1 (1.16%) COBOL
6 1 (1.16%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.16%) VB
6 1 (1.16%) VB6
Qualifications
1 14 (16.28%) Security Cleared
2 11 (12.79%) Degree
3 9 (10.47%) SC Cleared
4 6 (6.98%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (5.81%) MCITP
5 5 (5.81%) MCTS
6 4 (4.65%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (3.49%) CCNA
7 3 (3.49%) CCNP
7 3 (3.49%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (2.33%) DV Cleared
8 2 (2.33%) Network+ Certification
8 2 (2.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.16%) CCENT
9 1 (1.16%) CCNP Voice
9 1 (1.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (1.16%) MCSA
9 1 (1.16%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (33.72%) SLA
2 1 (1.16%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.16%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.16%) QA
2 1 (1.16%) TickIT
System Software
1 18 (20.93%) Active Directory
2 11 (12.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (8.14%) BitLocker
3 7 (8.14%) Terminal Server
4 4 (4.65%) vSphere
5 3 (3.49%) Hyper-V
6 2 (2.33%) VMware ESX
6 2 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.16%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 10 (11.63%) SCCM
2 7 (8.14%) WSUS
3 4 (4.65%) NetBackup
4 3 (3.49%) Netcool
4 3 (3.49%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 3 (3.49%) Oracle ZFS
4 3 (3.49%) Puppet
4 3 (3.49%) SCOM
4 3 (3.49%) SCVMM
4 3 (3.49%) Unicenter
4 3 (3.49%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 3 (3.49%) Windows Intune
5 2 (2.33%) MOM
6 1 (1.16%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.16%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (1.16%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 16 (18.60%) Microsoft
2 15 (17.44%) VMware
3 11 (12.79%) Citrix
3 11 (12.79%) Oracle
4 10 (11.63%) Huawei
5 7 (8.14%) Cisco
6 5 (5.81%) Remedy
6 5 (5.81%) ServiceNow
7 4 (4.65%) CA
7 4 (4.65%) HP
7 4 (4.65%) NetApp
7 4 (4.65%) Veritas
8 3 (3.49%) EMC
8 3 (3.49%) Fujitsu
8 3 (3.49%) Meridio
8 3 (3.49%) Red Hat
8 3 (3.49%) RightScale
9 2 (2.33%) BT
9 2 (2.33%) F5
9 2 (2.33%) Mitel
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