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 28 August 2014 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Problem Management
Rank 62 45 61
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +16
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 6 17 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.72% 2.25% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.09% 3.01% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 0
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£413 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £275 £338
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -18.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £12.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.15 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+4.95% -31.40%
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
552 565 510
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 66.51% 74.83% 62.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 319 249 215
Average daily rate £375 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 28 96
Average hourly rate £30.00 £38.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.07% +2.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.00 £18.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £60.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Problem Management across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

Problem Management Daily Rate Histogram 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 28 August 2014. 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
Peterborough +8 2 £448 +12.00%
Cambridge -12 2 £413 - 2
Problem Management
East of England

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
1 4 (57.14%) QA
2 3 (42.86%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) WebLogic
2 3 (42.86%) IIS
2 3 (42.86%) Apache
2 3 (42.86%) Internet
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Performance Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Unit Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Integration Testing
2 3 (42.86%) System Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) Change Management
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) Release Management
3 2 (28.57%) Riverbed
4 1 (14.29%) Puppet
4 1 (14.29%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) JBoss
4 1 (14.29%) HP
4 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
4 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
4 1 (14.29%) SOA
4 1 (14.29%) SLA
4 1 (14.29%) IBM
4 1 (14.29%) MS Project
4 1 (14.29%) J2EE

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (42.86%) WebLogic
1 3 (42.86%) IIS
1 3 (42.86%) Apache
2 1 (14.29%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Project
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Internet
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Programme Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) J2EE
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Performance Testing
1 3 (42.86%) Unit Testing
1 3 (42.86%) Integration Testing
1 3 (42.86%) System Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) Change Management
2 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
2 2 (28.57%) Release Management
3 1 (14.29%) SOA
3 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
3 1 (14.29%) Web Development
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) QA
2 1 (14.29%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Nagios
1 1 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Riverbed
3 1 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 1 (14.29%) JBoss
3 1 (14.29%) IBM