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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Problem Management
Rank 61 86 55
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -31
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 10 8 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.21% 0.57% 2.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.49% 0.71% 3.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 10
Median daily rate £475 £388 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.58% +16.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £412 £323 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £418 £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £329 £343
% change year-on-year
+6.46% -4.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.83 £37.09 £18.52
% change year-on-year
-22.27% +100.32%
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
673 1126 905
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 81.48% 80.83% 76.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 385 645 500
Median daily rate £430 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.68% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £268 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £549 £490 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 30 32
Median hourly rate £32.50 £27.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.37% +63.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.24 £9.48 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £45.00 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 +16 9 £475 +18.75% 1
Problem Management
South East

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 19 (82.61%) ITIL
2 12 (52.17%) Security Cleared
3 11 (47.83%) SC Cleared
4 9 (39.13%) Windows
4 9 (39.13%) ITIL Certification
4 9 (39.13%) Service Delivery
5 8 (34.78%) Service Management
5 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
5 8 (34.78%) ITIL V3
5 8 (34.78%) Incident Management
6 7 (30.43%) Project Management
6 7 (30.43%) ITSM
6 7 (30.43%) Finance
7 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (26.09%) Configuration Management
7 6 (26.09%) SLA
7 6 (26.09%) PRINCE2
8 5 (21.74%) Citrix
8 5 (21.74%) Windows 10
9 4 (17.39%) Virtual Desktop
9 4 (17.39%) Service Design
9 4 (17.39%) People Management
9 4 (17.39%) Management Information System
9 4 (17.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (17.39%) DV Cleared
9 4 (17.39%) Knowledge Management
9 4 (17.39%) Operations Management
9 4 (17.39%) Agile Project Management
9 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (13.04%) Cybersecurity

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 (4.35%) IIS
1 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
1 3 (13.04%) MS Office
2 1 (4.35%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) IaaS
1 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) FTP
1 1 (4.35%) Internet
1 1 (4.35%) IPsec
1 1 (4.35%) Kerberos
1 1 (4.35%) SMTP
1 1 (4.35%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 7 (30.43%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Automotive
2 1 (4.35%) Electronics
2 1 (4.35%) German Language
2 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.35%) Marketing
2 1 (4.35%) Retail
2 1 (4.35%) Spanish Language
2 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (21.74%) Problem Manager
2 4 (17.39%) IT Manager
2 4 (17.39%) ITIL Manager
2 4 (17.39%) Project Manager
2 4 (17.39%) SC Cleared Project Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Service Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Incident Manager
4 2 (8.70%) ITIL Problem Manager
4 2 (8.70%) ITIL Service Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Support Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Agile Project Manager
5 1 (4.35%) DV Cleared Project Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Incident and Problem Manager
5 1 (4.35%) IT Services Manager
5 1 (4.35%) ITIL Incident Manager
5 1 (4.35%) ITIL Process Manager
5 1 (4.35%) ITIL Service Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Security Advisor
5 1 (4.35%) SharePoint Developer
5 1 (4.35%) VMware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) .NET
1 1 (4.35%) .NET Framework
1 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (17.39%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.35%) CESG
2 1 (4.35%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.35%) Cryptography
2 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.35%) Learning Management System
2 1 (4.35%) Replication
2 1 (4.35%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 9 (39.13%) Windows
2 5 (21.74%) Windows 10
3 1 (4.35%) CentOS
3 1 (4.35%) Linux
3 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.35%) Unix
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (82.61%) ITIL
2 9 (39.13%) Service Delivery
3 8 (34.78%) Incident Management
3 8 (34.78%) ITIL V3
3 8 (34.78%) Service Management
4 7 (30.43%) ITSM
4 7 (30.43%) Project Management
5 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (26.09%) Configuration Management
5 6 (26.09%) PRINCE2
6 4 (17.39%) Agile Project Management
6 4 (17.39%) Knowledge Management
6 4 (17.39%) Operations Management
6 4 (17.39%) People Management
6 4 (17.39%) Service Design
7 3 (13.04%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (13.04%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (8.70%) Change Management
8 2 (8.70%) Project Governance
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) C#
Qualifications
1 12 (52.17%) Security Cleared
2 11 (47.83%) SC Cleared
3 9 (39.13%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (17.39%) DV Cleared
4 4 (17.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (4.35%) CEH
5 1 (4.35%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (4.35%) CISSP
5 1 (4.35%) Degree
5 1 (4.35%) GSAE
5 1 (4.35%) MCSE
5 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (26.09%) SLA
2 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.35%) RMADS
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) Virtual Desktop
2 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.35%) Sendmail
3 1 (4.35%) vCloud
3 1 (4.35%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (4.35%) vSphere
3 1 (4.35%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) OVSD
1 1 (4.35%) SCOM
1 1 (4.35%) vMotion
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
2 5 (21.74%) Citrix
3 3 (13.04%) VMware
4 1 (4.35%) HP
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle
4 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.35%) SAP
4 1 (4.35%) Veeam