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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Problem Management over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Problem Management
Rank 72 70 57
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -13
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 16 12 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.59% 1.19% 1.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.86% 1.43% 1.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 5
Median daily rate £325 £450 £245
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.77% +83.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £450 £108
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £470 £308
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £300 £336
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -10.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £26.00 £17.45
% change year-on-year
+1.92% +48.99%
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
861 841 647
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 85.42% 83.43% 79.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 606 533 322
Median daily rate £435 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.75% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 34 30
Median hourly rate £26.75 £33.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.93% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £14.50 £13.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £64.75 £37.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.19% +1.66%

Problem Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing Problem Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 29 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Problem Management within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington -12 5 £478 - 1
Chester - 3 £350 -
Macclesfield -6 2 - -
Knutsford -7 1 £450 - 1
Problem Management
North West

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Problem Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Problem Management.

1 17 (58.62%) ITIL
2 14 (48.28%) Finance
3 12 (41.38%) Change Management
4 10 (34.48%) Windows
5 9 (31.03%) MS Office
6 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
6 8 (27.59%) Service Management
6 8 (27.59%) Incident Management
7 7 (24.14%) Banking
7 7 (24.14%) Java
8 6 (20.69%) MCSE
8 6 (20.69%) SLA
8 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (20.69%) Windows Server
9 5 (17.24%) Service Delivery
9 5 (17.24%) Supplier Management
9 5 (17.24%) Security Cleared
9 5 (17.24%) Unix
9 5 (17.24%) MCP
9 5 (17.24%) Shell Script
10 4 (13.79%) PMI
10 4 (13.79%) PMI Certification
10 4 (13.79%) Tivoli
10 4 (13.79%) Project Management
10 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
10 4 (13.79%) Oracle
10 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
10 4 (13.79%) IIS
10 4 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (13.79%) IIS
2 2 (6.90%) IBM Notes
3 1 (3.45%) Confluence
Applications
1 9 (31.03%) MS Office
2 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) Internet
1 2 (6.90%) SAN
2 1 (3.45%) BGP
2 1 (3.45%) EIGRP
2 1 (3.45%) Firewall
2 1 (3.45%) IGRP
2 1 (3.45%) Network Security
2 1 (3.45%) OSPF
2 1 (3.45%) PBX
2 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.45%) VoIP
2 1 (3.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) JIRA
General
1 14 (48.28%) Finance
2 7 (24.14%) Banking
3 3 (10.34%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.45%) Financial Institution
5 1 (3.45%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) Analyst
2 9 (31.03%) Applications Support
3 7 (24.14%) Service Analyst
4 6 (20.69%) Applications Support Analyst
4 6 (20.69%) Support Analyst
5 5 (17.24%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Network Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Applications Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Applications Support Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Cutover Manager
7 2 (6.90%) Digital Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Java Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Java Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Juniper Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Support Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Windows Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) Capability Manager
8 1 (3.45%) HR Manager
8 1 (3.45%) Migration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (13.79%) PMI
3 2 (6.90%) Clustering
3 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.90%) Contactless
3 2 (6.90%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.45%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.45%) iPhone
4 1 (3.45%) IVR
4 1 (3.45%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 10 (34.48%) Windows
2 6 (20.69%) Windows Server
3 5 (17.24%) Unix
4 3 (10.34%) Windows 7
5 2 (6.90%) Android
5 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.45%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (58.62%) ITIL
2 12 (41.38%) Change Management
3 8 (27.59%) Incident Management
3 8 (27.59%) Service Management
4 5 (17.24%) Service Delivery
4 5 (17.24%) Supplier Management
5 4 (13.79%) Project Management
5 4 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (10.34%) Coaching
6 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
6 3 (10.34%) Migration
6 3 (10.34%) PRINCE2
7 2 (6.90%) BDD
7 2 (6.90%) Capacity Management
7 2 (6.90%) Demand Management
7 2 (6.90%) DevOps
7 2 (6.90%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (6.90%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (6.90%) Trend Analysis
7 2 (6.90%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 7 (24.14%) Java
2 5 (17.24%) Shell Script
3 2 (6.90%) C++
3 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.90%) PowerShell
3 2 (6.90%) Python
3 2 (6.90%) VB
3 2 (6.90%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) MCSE
1 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (17.24%) MCP
2 5 (17.24%) Security Cleared
3 4 (13.79%) PMI Certification
4 3 (10.34%) CCNA
4 3 (10.34%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (6.90%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (6.90%) MCSA
5 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
6 1 (3.45%) CCNP
6 1 (3.45%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.69%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.45%) VMware ESX
2 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (13.79%) Tivoli
2 3 (10.34%) OpenView
2 3 (10.34%) SCCM
3 2 (6.90%) BladeLogic
3 2 (6.90%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.79%) Oracle
3 3 (10.34%) Cisco
3 3 (10.34%) HP
3 3 (10.34%) Juniper
4 2 (6.90%) Lotus
5 1 (3.45%) Apple
5 1 (3.45%) BMC
5 1 (3.45%) EMC
5 1 (3.45%) Nortel
5 1 (3.45%) Remedy
5 1 (3.45%) VMware
Warrington, Cheshire
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