The table below looks at the statistics for Problem Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Problem Management over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Problem Management
Rank 76 67 49
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -18
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 2 6 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.24% 0.72% 2.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 1.04% 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 9
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£365 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.51% +3.12%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £275
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £12.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +4.95%
Problem Management
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
646 578 579
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 77.09% 68.89% 76.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 383 331 255
Average daily rate £388 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 50 30
Average hourly rate £14.50 £30.00 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.66% -22.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £15.15 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £57.50 £60.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+27.45% -15.00%

Problem Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Problem Management Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Problem Management
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Problem Management Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Problem Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Problem Management Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Problem Management
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Cambridge -4 1 - -
Problem Management
East of England

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 6 (54.55%) Change Management
1 6 (54.55%) Incident Management
2 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 5 (45.45%) ITIL
2 5 (45.45%) Knowledge Management
3 4 (36.36%) Service Management
4 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
4 3 (27.27%) SAP
4 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
5 2 (18.18%) Channel Management
5 2 (18.18%) Release Management
5 2 (18.18%) Project Management
5 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (18.18%) SLA
5 2 (18.18%) MS Office
5 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
5 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
5 2 (18.18%) SAP XI
5 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (9.09%) Statistics
6 1 (9.09%) Degree
6 1 (9.09%) SAP ERP
6 1 (9.09%) 3Com
6 1 (9.09%) ERP
6 1 (9.09%) LAN
6 1 (9.09%) WAN
6 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
6 1 (9.09%) VPN
6 1 (9.09%) Oracle
6 1 (9.09%) Cisco

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 2 (18.18%) MS Office
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) LAN
1 1 (9.09%) WAN
1 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
1 1 (9.09%) VPN
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
3 1 (9.09%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) 1st Line Support
2 2 (18.18%) Operations Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Problem Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Incident Manager
3 1 (9.09%) IT Operations Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Designer
3 1 (9.09%) Service Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Change Management
1 6 (54.55%) Incident Management
2 5 (45.45%) Knowledge Management
2 5 (45.45%) ITIL
3 4 (36.36%) Service Management
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (18.18%) Project Management
4 2 (18.18%) Release Management
4 2 (18.18%) Channel Management
5 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 1 (9.09%) ERP
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) SAP
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Juniper
2 1 (9.09%) 3Com
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle