The table below looks at the statistics for Problem Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Problem Management over the 3 months to 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Problem Management
Rank 61 83 49
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -34
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 14 10 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.56% 0.74% 2.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.90% 0.93% 3.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 3 14
Median daily rate £462 £300 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.97% -9.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £377 £296 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £360 £419
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £324 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.28% -7.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.75 £21.76 £17.75
% change year-on-year
+22.91% +22.60%
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 Buckinghamshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
737 1076 934
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 82.07% 79.82% 76.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 401 620 531
Median daily rate £425 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £525 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 21 27
Median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +36.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.24 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £45.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.50 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-6.15% +26.21%

Problem Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 Buckinghamshire

Problem Management
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Problem Management Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Problem Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Problem Management across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

Problem Management Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Problem Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Problem Management Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Problem Management
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 August 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
Milton Keynes +21 13 £462 +53.97%
Problem Management
South East

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Problem Management.

1 23 (82.14%) ITIL
2 13 (46.43%) Service Management
2 13 (46.43%) Security Cleared
3 12 (42.86%) ITIL Certification
4 11 (39.29%) Service Delivery
4 11 (39.29%) SC Cleared
5 10 (35.71%) ITSM
5 10 (35.71%) Finance
6 9 (32.14%) Windows
6 9 (32.14%) Incident Management
7 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
7 8 (28.57%) Project Management
8 7 (25.00%) ITIL V3
9 6 (21.43%) Configuration Management
9 6 (21.43%) PRINCE2
10 5 (17.86%) Citrix
10 5 (17.86%) SLA
10 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (17.86%) DV Cleared
10 5 (17.86%) Windows 10
11 4 (14.29%) Service Design
11 4 (14.29%) Virtual Desktop
11 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (14.29%) People Management
11 4 (14.29%) Knowledge Management
11 4 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
11 4 (14.29%) Agile Project Management
11 4 (14.29%) Operations Management
11 4 (14.29%) Management Information System
11 4 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 (3.57%) IIS
1 1 (3.57%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.57%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS Office
2 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.57%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (3.57%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (3.57%) DHCP
1 1 (3.57%) DNS
1 1 (3.57%) Firewall
1 1 (3.57%) FTP
1 1 (3.57%) GSM
1 1 (3.57%) Internet
1 1 (3.57%) IPsec
1 1 (3.57%) iSCSI
1 1 (3.57%) Kerberos
1 1 (3.57%) LTE
1 1 (3.57%) SMTP
1 1 (3.57%) SSH
1 1 (3.57%) UMTS
1 1 (3.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 10 (35.71%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Telecoms
3 2 (7.14%) Electronics
3 2 (7.14%) Manufacturing
3 2 (7.14%) Marketing
4 1 (3.57%) Automotive
4 1 (3.57%) German Language
4 1 (3.57%) Retail
4 1 (3.57%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 7 (25.00%) ITIL Manager
2 6 (21.43%) Problem Manager
3 5 (17.86%) IT Manager
3 5 (17.86%) Service Manager
4 4 (14.29%) ITIL Service Manager
4 4 (14.29%) Project Manager
4 4 (14.29%) SC Cleared Project Manager
5 3 (10.71%) Incident Manager
5 3 (10.71%) ITIL Problem Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Incident and Problem Manager
6 2 (7.14%) IT Services Manager
6 2 (7.14%) ITIL Incident Manager
6 2 (7.14%) ITIL Process Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Support Manager
7 1 (3.57%) DV Cleared Project Manager
7 1 (3.57%) ITIL Service Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) ITIL Service Management Specialist
7 1 (3.57%) Service Management Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Service Management Specialist
7 1 (3.57%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) .NET
1 1 (3.57%) .NET Framework
1 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.14%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.14%) Statistics
3 1 (3.57%) CESG
3 1 (3.57%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.57%) Cryptography
3 1 (3.57%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 9 (32.14%) Windows
2 5 (17.86%) Windows 10
3 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.57%) Data ONTAP
4 1 (3.57%) Linux
4 1 (3.57%) Unix
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (82.14%) ITIL
2 13 (46.43%) Service Management
3 11 (39.29%) Service Delivery
4 10 (35.71%) ITSM
5 9 (32.14%) Incident Management
6 8 (28.57%) Project Management
7 7 (25.00%) ITIL V3
8 6 (21.43%) Configuration Management
8 6 (21.43%) PRINCE2
9 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (14.29%) Agile Project Management
10 4 (14.29%) Knowledge Management
10 4 (14.29%) Operations Management
10 4 (14.29%) People Management
10 4 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
10 4 (14.29%) Service Design
10 4 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (10.71%) Cybersecurity
12 2 (7.14%) Programme Management
12 2 (7.14%) Project Governance
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.57%) C#
Qualifications
1 13 (46.43%) Security Cleared
2 12 (42.86%) ITIL Certification
3 11 (39.29%) SC Cleared
4 5 (17.86%) DV Cleared
5 4 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (3.57%) CCNA
6 1 (3.57%) CCNP
6 1 (3.57%) CEH
6 1 (3.57%) CESG Certified Professional
6 1 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (3.57%) CISSP
6 1 (3.57%) Degree
6 1 (3.57%) GSAE
6 1 (3.57%) MCSE
6 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.86%) SLA
2 1 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.57%) RMADS
System Software
1 4 (14.29%) Virtual Desktop
2 3 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.57%) NFS
3 1 (3.57%) Sendmail
3 1 (3.57%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (3.57%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) OVSD
2 1 (3.57%) Backup Exec
2 1 (3.57%) SCOM
2 1 (3.57%) SCSM
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.86%) Citrix
3 3 (10.71%) VMware
4 2 (7.14%) HP
4 2 (7.14%) SAP
5 1 (3.57%) arcserve
5 1 (3.57%) Cisco
5 1 (3.57%) NetApp
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle
5 1 (3.57%) Symantec
5 1 (3.57%) Veeam