The table below looks at the statistics for Problem Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Problem Management over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Problem Management
Rank 43 - 37
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.54% - 0.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.64% - 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £330 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £341
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Problem Management
Cambridgeshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
314 241 190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 84.18% 77.00% 69.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 151 103
Average daily rate £400 £375 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £210 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 15 20
Average hourly rate £37.50 £42.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Problem Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Problem Management across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Problem Management Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Problem Management
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Problem Management Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Problem Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Problem Management Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Problem Management
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) VoIP
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) CCNA
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (50.00%) Juniper
1 2 (50.00%) Nagios
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) QA
1 2 (50.00%) SonicWALL
1 2 (50.00%) Kanban
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (50.00%) F5
1 2 (50.00%) Splunk
1 2 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (50.00%) VoIP
1 2 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Problem Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Incident and Problem Analyst
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Kanban
1 2 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
1 2 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCNA
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) F5
1 2 (50.00%) Juniper
1 2 (50.00%) SonicWALL
1 2 (50.00%) Splunk