The table below looks at the statistics for Problem Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Problem Management over the 3 months to 4 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Problem Management
Rank 163 145 192
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +47
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 43 49 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.74% 0.85% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.94% 1.10% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 33 19
Average daily rate
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£390 £365 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.84% -14.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £239 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £350 £275
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £23.75 £23.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -
Problem Management
London

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4570 4457 5540
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 79.08% 77.34% 78.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 3609 3320 4120
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 42 94
Average hourly rate £21.00 £23.50 £27.99
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.63% -16.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £46.70 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.52 £26.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+17.38% -16.12%

Problem Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Problem Management Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Problem Management
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Problem Management Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Problem Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Problem Management across the City of London region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Problem Management Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Problem Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Problem Management Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 40 (45.45%) ITIL
2 30 (34.09%) Finance
3 25 (28.41%) Microsoft
4 24 (27.27%) Service Management
4 24 (27.27%) Windows
5 17 (19.32%) Active Directory
6 16 (18.18%) UNIX
6 16 (18.18%) Incident Management
7 13 (14.77%) Java
7 13 (14.77%) Citrix
7 13 (14.77%) Disaster Recovery
7 13 (14.77%) Firewall
8 12 (13.64%) ITSM
8 12 (13.64%) Service Delivery
8 12 (13.64%) Linux
8 12 (13.64%) MS Excel
8 12 (13.64%) Business Continuity
9 11 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (12.50%) Banking
9 11 (12.50%) Legal
9 11 (12.50%) Performance Management
9 11 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
9 11 (12.50%) MS Exchange
9 11 (12.50%) Cisco
9 11 (12.50%) Oracle
9 11 (12.50%) Change Management
10 10 (11.36%) Project Management
10 10 (11.36%) MPLS
10 10 (11.36%) BCP
10 10 (11.36%) Windows Server 2003

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 11 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 8 (9.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 6 (6.82%) IIS
4 4 (4.55%) JBoss
4 4 (4.55%) SAS
5 3 (3.41%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.27%) WebLogic
6 2 (2.27%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.27%) Apache
6 2 (2.27%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.14%) MQSeries
7 1 (1.14%) WorkSite
7 1 (1.14%) Drupal
7 1 (1.14%) Mule
7 1 (1.14%) nginx
7 1 (1.14%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.14%) Confluence
7 1 (1.14%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.14%) CMS
Applications
1 12 (13.64%) MS Excel
2 10 (11.36%) MS Office
3 6 (6.82%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (5.68%) MS Project
4 5 (5.68%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.27%) thinkFolio
2 1 (1.14%) Agresso
2 1 (1.14%) RMDS
2 1 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.14%) Google Analytics
1 1 (1.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (14.77%) Firewall
2 10 (11.36%) MPLS
3 9 (10.23%) DSL
3 9 (10.23%) LAN
3 9 (10.23%) WAN
4 8 (9.09%) BIG-IP
5 7 (7.95%) SAN
6 5 (5.68%) SSL
7 3 (3.41%) Internet
8 2 (2.27%) TCP/IP
8 2 (2.27%) VPN
8 2 (2.27%) OSPF
8 2 (2.27%) BGP
9 1 (1.14%) DMZ
9 1 (1.14%) EIGRP
9 1 (1.14%) VRRP
9 1 (1.14%) Wireless
9 1 (1.14%) SSH
9 1 (1.14%) DNS
9 1 (1.14%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.82%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.41%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (2.27%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (2.27%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.14%) MySQL
4 1 (1.14%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (1.14%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.14%) Redis
4 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.14%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.14%) DTS
Development Applications
1 2 (2.27%) Maven
1 2 (2.27%) CA Gen
2 1 (1.14%) Ant
2 1 (1.14%) Selenium
2 1 (1.14%) Mockito
2 1 (1.14%) Hudson
2 1 (1.14%) Jenkins
General
1 30 (34.09%) Finance
2 11 (12.50%) Legal
2 11 (12.50%) Banking
3 6 (6.82%) Investment Banking
3 6 (6.82%) Financial Institution
3 6 (6.82%) Front Office
4 3 (3.41%) Advertising
5 1 (1.14%) Marketing
5 1 (1.14%) Law
Job Titles
1 28 (31.82%) Analyst
2 12 (13.64%) Operations Analyst
3 11 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 9 (10.23%) Applications Support
5 8 (9.09%) Service Manager
6 7 (7.95%) Developer
6 7 (7.95%) Incident Manager
7 6 (6.82%) Applications Support Analyst
8 5 (5.68%) Architect
8 5 (5.68%) Project Manager
8 5 (5.68%) Computer Operator
9 4 (4.55%) SAS Developer
9 4 (4.55%) IT Support Analyst
9 4 (4.55%) IT Support
10 3 (3.41%) IT Project Manager
10 3 (3.41%) Delivery Manager
10 3 (3.41%) Solutions Architect
10 3 (3.41%) Services Delivery Manager
10 3 (3.41%) Administrator
10 3 (3.41%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.82%) J2EE
1 6 (6.82%) Web Services
1 6 (6.82%) Middleware
2 4 (4.55%) .NET
3 2 (2.27%) XSLT
3 2 (2.27%) JMS
3 2 (2.27%) Spring
4 1 (1.14%) Ajax
4 1 (1.14%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (1.14%) JSON
4 1 (1.14%) JSTL
4 1 (1.14%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (1.14%) Spring MVC
4 1 (1.14%) Apache Flex
4 1 (1.14%) Spring Security
4 1 (1.14%) GWT
4 1 (1.14%) jQuery
4 1 (1.14%) JPA
4 1 (1.14%) HTML5
4 1 (1.14%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.23%) Management Information System
2 8 (9.09%) Blackberry
2 8 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.68%) Hedge funds
4 4 (4.55%) Fat Client
4 4 (4.55%) Thin Client
4 4 (4.55%) Data Centre
5 3 (3.41%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.27%) Equities
7 1 (1.14%) PKI
7 1 (1.14%) Statistics
7 1 (1.14%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.14%) Streaming Video
7 1 (1.14%) Fixed Income
7 1 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.14%) User Experience
7 1 (1.14%) DataPower
7 1 (1.14%) Video on Demand
7 1 (1.14%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (1.14%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 24 (27.27%) Windows
2 16 (18.18%) UNIX
3 12 (13.64%) Linux
4 11 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (11.36%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (10.23%) Windows 7
7 6 (6.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (4.55%) CentOS
9 2 (2.27%) AIX
10 1 (1.14%) HPUX
10 1 (1.14%) Solaris
10 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (45.45%) ITIL
2 24 (27.27%) Service Management
3 16 (18.18%) Incident Management
4 13 (14.77%) Disaster Recovery
5 12 (13.64%) Service Delivery
5 12 (13.64%) ITSM
5 12 (13.64%) Business Continuity
6 11 (12.50%) Change Management
6 11 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (12.50%) Performance Management
7 10 (11.36%) Business Continuity Planning
7 10 (11.36%) Project Management
7 10 (11.36%) BCP
8 9 (10.23%) Change Control
8 9 (10.23%) Root Cause Analysis
9 8 (9.09%) Asset Management
10 7 (7.95%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (7.95%) OO
10 7 (7.95%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (6.82%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 13 (14.77%) Java
2 9 (10.23%) SQL
3 7 (7.95%) Perl
4 5 (5.68%) JavaScript
5 3 (3.41%) PowerShell
5 3 (3.41%) C#
6 2 (2.27%) Bash Shell
6 2 (2.27%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.27%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.14%) VBA
7 1 (1.14%) Python
7 1 (1.14%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.14%) AWK
7 1 (1.14%) Ruby
7 1 (1.14%) Korn
7 1 (1.14%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 8 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (7.95%) Degree
3 5 (5.68%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (4.55%) MCSE
5 2 (2.27%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.27%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.14%) CCNP
6 1 (1.14%) CCNA
6 1 (1.14%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.09%) SLA
2 2 (2.27%) QA
3 1 (1.14%) BS7799
3 1 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (19.32%) Active Directory
2 9 (10.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (9.09%) NLBS
4 6 (6.82%) Hyper-V
5 5 (5.68%) XenApp
6 4 (4.55%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 4 (4.55%) Xen
7 2 (2.27%) VMware ESX
8 1 (1.14%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.14%) Firmware
8 1 (1.14%) XenServer
8 1 (1.14%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.14%) vSphere
8 1 (1.14%) Varnish
8 1 (1.14%) PowerHA
8 1 (1.14%) KVM
8 1 (1.14%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 7 (7.95%) Control-M
1 7 (7.95%) WSUS
2 6 (6.82%) Tivoli
3 5 (5.68%) NetBackup
3 5 (5.68%) Backup Exec
4 4 (4.55%) SCCM
4 4 (4.55%) Puppet
5 2 (2.27%) OpenView
6 1 (1.14%) CiscoWorks
6 1 (1.14%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (1.14%) BladeLogic
6 1 (1.14%) Vagrant
6 1 (1.14%) ITRS Geneos
6 1 (1.14%) XenMobile
6 1 (1.14%) AirWatch
6 1 (1.14%) SCOM
6 1 (1.14%) ZABBIX
6 1 (1.14%) yum
Vendors
1 25 (28.41%) Microsoft
2 13 (14.77%) Citrix
3 11 (12.50%) Oracle
3 11 (12.50%) Cisco
4 9 (10.23%) CheckPoint
4 9 (10.23%) VMware
5 7 (7.95%) Red Hat
6 6 (6.82%) Veritas
7 4 (4.55%) HP
7 4 (4.55%) Wyse
7 4 (4.55%) webMethods
8 3 (3.41%) SAP
9 2 (2.27%) BEA
9 2 (2.27%) Dell
9 2 (2.27%) IBM
9 2 (2.27%) Sybase
9 2 (2.27%) Reuters
9 2 (2.27%) Bloomberg
9 2 (2.27%) Remedy
9 2 (2.27%) ServiceNow
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