The table below looks at the statistics for Problem Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Problem Management over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Problem Management
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £24.00 £18.25
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +31.50%
Problem Management
Cheshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
137 136 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 79.65% 93.79% 80.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 82 43
Median daily rate £425 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £310 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £439
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 15
Median hourly rate - £33.00 £31.56
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

Problem Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Chester 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 Chester

Problem Management
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Problem Management Daily Rate Trend in Chester

Problem Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

Problem Management Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 Chester region with a requirement for Problem Management.

1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) MCSE
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Change Management
2 3 (75.00%) Banking
2 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (75.00%) Supplier Management
2 3 (75.00%) Tivoli
2 3 (75.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (75.00%) Unix
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) IIS
2 3 (75.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (25.00%) Clustering
3 1 (25.00%) BladeLogic
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (25.00%) VBScript
3 1 (25.00%) VB

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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 3 (75.00%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Applications Support
1 2 (50.00%) Applications Support Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) Financial Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Unix
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Change Management
2 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (75.00%) Supplier Management
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (25.00%) VB
2 1 (25.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) MCSE
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) MCSA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (25.00%) BladeLogic
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) EMC
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) VMware