The table below looks at the statistics for Problem Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Problem Management over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Problem Management
Rank 60 52 57
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +5
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 13 12 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.33% 1.51% 1.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.63% 2.02% 2.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 6
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£388 £245 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+58.16% -30.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £158 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £280 £426
UK excluding London average daily rate £298 £350 £275
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £13.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Problem Management
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
797 594 573
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 81.58% 74.53% 74.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 490 308 248
Average daily rate £400 £390 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £245 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £516 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 31 27
Average hourly rate £33.00 £34.00 £38.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.77 £14.40 £11.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

Problem Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Problem Management Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Problem Management
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Problem Management Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Problem Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Problem Management across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Problem Management Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

Problem Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Problem Management Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Problem Management
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

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 Cheshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Macclesfield - 2 - - 1
Warrington -5 1 - - 1
Knutsford -6 1 - - 1
Alderley Edge - 1 - - 1
Daresbury - 1 - -
Problem Management
North West

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 11 (47.83%) Service Management
2 10 (43.48%) Pharmaceutical
3 9 (39.13%) ITIL
4 8 (34.78%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (34.78%) Incident Management
5 7 (30.43%) Windows
6 6 (26.09%) SLA
6 6 (26.09%) Finance
6 6 (26.09%) Service Delivery
6 6 (26.09%) Change Management
7 5 (21.74%) Saba
7 5 (21.74%) Learning Management System
8 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
8 4 (17.39%) Release Management
8 4 (17.39%) Business Analysis
8 4 (17.39%) SCORM
8 4 (17.39%) VMware
8 4 (17.39%) Linux
9 3 (13.04%) SAP
9 3 (13.04%) UNIX
9 3 (13.04%) HP
9 3 (13.04%) NetApp
9 3 (13.04%) Legal
9 3 (13.04%) Banking
9 3 (13.04%) Capacity Management
9 3 (13.04%) Mentoring
10 2 (8.70%) Coaching
10 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (8.70%) ServiceNow
10 2 (8.70%) Performance Monitoring

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 2 (8.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Office
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) SAP FI
1 1 (4.35%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (4.35%) SAP CO
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) DNS
2 1 (4.35%) SAN
2 1 (4.35%) NAS
General
1 10 (43.48%) Pharmaceutical
2 6 (26.09%) Finance
3 3 (13.04%) Legal
3 3 (13.04%) Banking
4 2 (8.70%) Retail
4 2 (8.70%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Analyst
2 7 (30.43%) Business Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Service Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Architect
3 3 (13.04%) Project Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Service Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Technical Architect
4 2 (8.70%) Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Release Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Project Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Incident Manager
4 2 (8.70%) IT Business Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Implementation Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Problem Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Incident & Problem Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Data Manager
5 1 (4.35%) SAP Business Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Services Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Learning Management System
2 4 (17.39%) SCORM
3 2 (8.70%) PMI
3 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (4.35%) Replication
4 1 (4.35%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 7 (30.43%) Windows
2 4 (17.39%) Linux
3 3 (13.04%) UNIX
4 2 (8.70%) Windows 7
4 2 (8.70%) HPUX
4 2 (8.70%) Solaris
5 1 (4.35%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Service Management
2 9 (39.13%) ITIL
3 8 (34.78%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (34.78%) Incident Management
4 6 (26.09%) Service Delivery
4 6 (26.09%) Change Management
5 4 (17.39%) Business Analysis
5 4 (17.39%) Release Management
6 3 (13.04%) Capacity Management
6 3 (13.04%) Mentoring
7 2 (8.70%) Coaching
7 2 (8.70%) SDLC
7 2 (8.70%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (8.70%) Risk Management
7 2 (8.70%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (8.70%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (8.70%) CMMI
7 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
7 2 (8.70%) RUP
7 2 (8.70%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) Java
2 1 (4.35%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.70%) MCP
2 2 (8.70%) PMI Certification
2 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (26.09%) SLA
2 1 (4.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) OpenView
1 2 (8.70%) SCCM
1 2 (8.70%) SCOM
1 2 (8.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Saba
2 4 (17.39%) VMware
3 3 (13.04%) SAP
3 3 (13.04%) HP
3 3 (13.04%) NetApp
4 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
4 2 (8.70%) ServiceNow
5 1 (4.35%) Brocade
5 1 (4.35%) 3PAR
5 1 (4.35%) Veritas
5 1 (4.35%) Cisco
5 1 (4.35%) IBM
Alderley Edge
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 25 days ago
Macclesfield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 27 days ago