The table below looks at the statistics for Problem Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Problem Management over the 3 months to 21 February 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Problem Management
South West / Bristol
Rank 70 68 69
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 1 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.12% 0.34% 0.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.42% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 3
Median daily rate £388 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.71%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.97 £18.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+10.94% +12.50%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
677 721 709
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 81.27% 82.49% 80.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 458 537 532
Median daily rate £380 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £297 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 26 10
Median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £15.43 £12.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £52.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +45.45%

Problem Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol 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 Bristol

Problem Management
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Problem Management Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Problem Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Problem Management Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Problem Management.

1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) Office 365
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Android
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) PABX
3 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (33.33%) Service Design
3 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Time Management
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) MCSE
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) MPLS
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
1 1 (33.33%) MPLS
1 1 (33.33%) PABX
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
1 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory Support
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Hardware Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Hardware Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) IT Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Service Assurance Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Service Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Software Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Android
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Service Design
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (33.33%) MCSE
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) VMware