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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Problem Management over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Problem Management
Rank 74 71 68
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 12 19 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.04% 1.50% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.31% 2.00% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 14 2
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£277 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.85% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £313 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £404 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £338 £340
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -0.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £17.45 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+48.99% -0.28%
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
915 949 592
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 79.50% 75.02% 72.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 461 568 350
Average daily rate £364 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.34% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 35 20
Average hourly rate £30.00 £20.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.34% +24.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £13.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £27.00 £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Problem Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Problem Management across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 May 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Problem Management across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Problem Management Hourly Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Problem Management
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Problem Management within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -4 8 £277 -20.85% 1
Aylesbury - 3 - -
High Wycombe -1 1 - -
Problem Management
South East

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing Problem Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Problem Management.

1 19 (61.29%) ITIL
2 16 (51.61%) Microsoft
3 15 (48.39%) Windows
4 14 (45.16%) VMware
4 14 (45.16%) Security Cleared
5 13 (41.94%) SC Cleared
6 11 (35.48%) Citrix
7 10 (32.26%) Service Management
8 9 (29.03%) Change Management
9 8 (25.81%) Dynamics CRM
9 8 (25.81%) XenDesktop
9 8 (25.81%) VMware Infrastructure
9 8 (25.81%) CRM
9 8 (25.81%) MS Exchange
9 8 (25.81%) DHCP
9 8 (25.81%) DNS
10 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
10 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (22.58%) DV Cleared
10 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (22.58%) Finance
11 6 (19.35%) Management Information System
11 6 (19.35%) Risk Management
11 6 (19.35%) MS PowerPoint
11 6 (19.35%) Active Directory
11 6 (19.35%) MS Office
11 6 (19.35%) MS Excel
11 6 (19.35%) Change Control
12 5 (16.13%) Capacity Management
12 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2012

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing Problem Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Problem Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (25.81%) MS Exchange
2 5 (16.13%) IIS
2 5 (16.13%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (16.13%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (9.68%) Apache
3 3 (9.68%) Tomcat
4 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
4 2 (6.45%) Lync
5 1 (3.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 6 (19.35%) MS PowerPoint
1 6 (19.35%) MS Office
1 6 (19.35%) MS Excel
2 4 (12.90%) MS Project
3 2 (6.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (25.81%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.45%) PaaS
2 2 (6.45%) Office 365
3 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.81%) DHCP
1 8 (25.81%) DNS
2 3 (9.68%) NetScaler
2 3 (9.68%) VPN
2 3 (9.68%) SAN
2 3 (9.68%) LAN
2 3 (9.68%) SSL
2 3 (9.68%) WAN
2 3 (9.68%) SMTP
2 3 (9.68%) Firewall
2 3 (9.68%) Wireshark
3 2 (6.45%) iSCSI
3 2 (6.45%) LTE
3 2 (6.45%) BIG-IP
3 2 (6.45%) FTP
3 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
3 2 (6.45%) UMTS
3 2 (6.45%) GSM
3 2 (6.45%) APPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.68%) Hadoop
General
1 7 (22.58%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (35.48%) Analyst
2 5 (16.13%) Governance Analyst
2 5 (16.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Project Manager
3 4 (12.90%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (9.68%) Systems Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Principal Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Network Programmer
5 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Operations Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) Implementation Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Systems Programmer
5 2 (6.45%) Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) Programmer
5 2 (6.45%) Support Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Process Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Management Information System
2 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.45%) CMDB
3 2 (6.45%) IBM Mainframe
3 2 (6.45%) Mainframe
4 1 (3.23%) BYOD
4 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.23%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.23%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 15 (48.39%) Windows
2 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (16.13%) Windows XP
3 5 (16.13%) Windows 7
4 2 (6.45%) CentOS
4 2 (6.45%) Ubuntu
5 1 (3.23%) UNIX
5 1 (3.23%) Linux
5 1 (3.23%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
5 1 (3.23%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (61.29%) ITIL
2 10 (32.26%) Service Management
3 9 (29.03%) Change Management
4 8 (25.81%) CRM
5 6 (19.35%) Risk Management
5 6 (19.35%) Change Control
6 5 (16.13%) Capacity Management
6 5 (16.13%) Network Monitoring
7 4 (12.90%) Data Analysis
7 4 (12.90%) PRINCE2
7 4 (12.90%) Project Management
8 3 (9.68%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (9.68%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (9.68%) Logistics
8 3 (9.68%) Incident Management
8 3 (9.68%) ITSM
9 2 (6.45%) Release Management
9 2 (6.45%) Fault Management
9 2 (6.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 2 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.13%) PowerShell
2 3 (9.68%) Shell Script
2 3 (9.68%) Python
2 3 (9.68%) Perl
3 2 (6.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (45.16%) Security Cleared
2 13 (41.94%) SC Cleared
3 7 (22.58%) DV Cleared
4 4 (12.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 4 (12.90%) APMP
5 2 (6.45%) HNC
5 2 (6.45%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) QA
2 1 (3.23%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (25.81%) XenDesktop
1 8 (25.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (19.35%) Active Directory
3 4 (12.90%) Hyper-V
4 3 (9.68%) HDFS
4 3 (9.68%) XenApp
5 2 (6.45%) NFS
Systems Management
1 5 (16.13%) SCCM
2 3 (9.68%) Nagios
2 3 (9.68%) OVSD
2 3 (9.68%) Zenoss
3 2 (6.45%) WSUS
4 1 (3.23%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 16 (51.61%) Microsoft
2 14 (45.16%) VMware
3 11 (35.48%) Citrix
4 3 (9.68%) Splunk
4 3 (9.68%) HP
4 3 (9.68%) NetApp
4 3 (9.68%) CheckPoint
4 3 (9.68%) Oracle
4 3 (9.68%) AppSense
5 2 (6.45%) Cisco
5 2 (6.45%) IBM
5 2 (6.45%) Remedy
5 2 (6.45%) F5
6 1 (3.23%) Lumension
6 1 (3.23%) MobileIron
6 1 (3.23%) QNX