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 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Problem Management
Rank 68 68 62
Rank change year-on-year
0 -6
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 11 20 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.05% 1.55% 2.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.25% 1.93% 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 13
Median daily rate £423 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £315 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £436 £454 £411
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £320 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Median hourly rate - £30.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
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 Buckinghamshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
882 1038 913
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 84.48% 80.47% 77.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 480 504 505
Median daily rate £405 £350 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.71% -1.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 27 28
Median hourly rate £38.50 £27.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% +27.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.65 £11.59 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £27.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.41
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.35%

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
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 5 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
Milton Keynes +1 8 £425 +30.76% 1
High Wycombe - 1 £350 -
Problem Management
South East

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 5 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Problem Management.

1 8 (53.33%) ITIL
1 8 (53.33%) Finance
2 7 (46.67%) Service Management
2 7 (46.67%) Service Delivery
3 4 (26.67%) Mainframe
3 4 (26.67%) ITSM
3 4 (26.67%) Banking
3 4 (26.67%) COBOL
3 4 (26.67%) ATM
3 4 (26.67%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (26.67%) WebSphere
3 4 (26.67%) Spanish Language
4 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 3 (20.00%) Project Management
5 2 (13.33%) SAP
5 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (13.33%) GSM
5 2 (13.33%) UMTS
5 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
5 2 (13.33%) Windows
5 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
5 2 (13.33%) Fault Management
5 2 (13.33%) LTE
5 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (13.33%) Release Management
5 2 (13.33%) SDLC
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
6 1 (6.67%) Data ONTAP
6 1 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning

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 4 (26.67%) WebSphere
2 1 (6.67%) IIS
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) InfoPath
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) SAP HCM
1 1 (6.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) ATM
2 2 (13.33%) GSM
2 2 (13.33%) LTE
2 2 (13.33%) UMTS
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (6.67%) DHCP
3 1 (6.67%) DNS
3 1 (6.67%) Firewall
3 1 (6.67%) iSCSI
3 1 (6.67%) Kerberos
3 1 (6.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) LSMW
General
1 8 (53.33%) Finance
2 4 (26.67%) Banking
2 4 (26.67%) Spanish Language
3 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (6.67%) Automotive
4 1 (6.67%) Electronics
4 1 (6.67%) German Language
4 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
4 1 (6.67%) Marketing
4 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) ITIL Manager
1 4 (26.67%) Service Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Delivery Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Implementation Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Incident and Problem Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Incident Manager
2 2 (13.33%) IT Manager
2 2 (13.33%) ITIL Incident Manager
2 2 (13.33%) ITIL Problem Manager
2 2 (13.33%) ITIL Service Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Operations Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Problem Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Service Support Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Services Delivery Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Support Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Technical Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Technical Operations Manager
3 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
3 1 (6.67%) IT Technical Manager
3 1 (6.67%) NetApp Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
1 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
1 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Mainframe
2 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Data Conversion
2 1 (6.67%) Learning Management System
2 1 (6.67%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Data ONTAP
2 1 (6.67%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) ITIL
2 7 (46.67%) Service Delivery
2 7 (46.67%) Service Management
3 4 (26.67%) ITSM
4 3 (20.00%) Project Management
5 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (13.33%) Fault Management
5 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
5 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
5 2 (13.33%) Release Management
5 2 (13.33%) SDLC
6 1 (6.67%) Business Transformation
6 1 (6.67%) Capacity Management
6 1 (6.67%) Change Control
6 1 (6.67%) Coaching
6 1 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
6 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) COBOL
2 1 (6.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (6.67%) CCNA
2 1 (6.67%) CCNP
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) SAP Certification
2 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
1 1 (6.67%) NFS
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Backup Exec
1 1 (6.67%) OVSD
1 1 (6.67%) SCOM
1 1 (6.67%) SCSM
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (13.33%) SAP
2 1 (6.67%) arcserve
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco
2 1 (6.67%) HP
2 1 (6.67%) NetApp
2 1 (6.67%) Symantec
2 1 (6.67%) Veeam
2 1 (6.67%) VMware