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 2 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Problem Management
Rank 157 156 186
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +30
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 48 45 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.83% 0.77% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.07% 1.00% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 32 26
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.75% -7.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £278 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £340 £313
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +8.80%
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 £21.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+24.28% -
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
4475 4518 5429
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 77.73% 77.36% 77.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 3536 3380 4082
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 40 101
Average hourly rate £24.50 £22.00 £32.58
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.36% -32.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £14.50 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.50 £53.50 £59.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.55%

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 2 July 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 2 July 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 49 (51.58%) ITIL
2 33 (34.74%) Service Management
3 27 (28.42%) Windows
3 27 (28.42%) Finance
4 22 (23.16%) Microsoft
5 20 (21.05%) Incident Management
6 18 (18.95%) UNIX
6 18 (18.95%) SQL
7 17 (17.89%) Linux
8 16 (16.84%) Oracle
9 15 (15.79%) Service Delivery
10 14 (14.74%) Active Directory
11 13 (13.68%) Java
11 13 (13.68%) Change Management
11 13 (13.68%) Banking
12 12 (12.63%) Firewall
12 12 (12.63%) ITSM
13 11 (11.58%) Disaster Recovery
13 11 (11.58%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (11.58%) Citrix
14 10 (10.53%) Project Management
14 10 (10.53%) SQL Server
14 10 (10.53%) MS Office
14 10 (10.53%) MS Excel
14 10 (10.53%) MS Exchange
14 10 (10.53%) Business Continuity
14 10 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
14 10 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
14 10 (10.53%) Change Control
15 9 (9.47%) Root Cause Analysis

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

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 10 (10.53%) MS Exchange
2 9 (9.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 5 (5.26%) SAS
3 5 (5.26%) IIS
4 3 (3.16%) JBoss
4 3 (3.16%) Apache
4 3 (3.16%) Tomcat
4 3 (3.16%) WebLogic
5 2 (2.11%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.11%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.05%) Drupal
6 1 (1.05%) Mule
6 1 (1.05%) nginx
6 1 (1.05%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.05%) Confluence
6 1 (1.05%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.05%) CMS
6 1 (1.05%) MQSeries
Applications
1 10 (10.53%) MS Office
1 10 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.16%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.11%) MS Project
3 2 (2.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.11%) thinkFolio
2 1 (1.05%) Agresso
2 1 (1.05%) RMDS
2 1 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.05%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (12.63%) Firewall
2 8 (8.42%) DSL
2 8 (8.42%) MPLS
3 7 (7.37%) LAN
3 7 (7.37%) WAN
3 7 (7.37%) BIG-IP
4 4 (4.21%) SSL
4 4 (4.21%) SAN
5 2 (2.11%) Internet
5 2 (2.11%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.11%) VPN
6 1 (1.05%) DNS
6 1 (1.05%) DHCP
6 1 (1.05%) OSPF
6 1 (1.05%) BGP
6 1 (1.05%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.05%) NAS
6 1 (1.05%) Unified Communications
6 1 (1.05%) HSRP
6 1 (1.05%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.16%) DTS
2 3 (3.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.11%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.05%) MySQL
4 1 (1.05%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.05%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.05%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (1.05%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.05%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (3.16%) Maven
2 2 (2.11%) Ant
2 2 (2.11%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.11%) CA Gen
3 1 (1.05%) Subversion
3 1 (1.05%) JIRA
3 1 (1.05%) Selenium
3 1 (1.05%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.05%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.05%) Mercurial
3 1 (1.05%) Mockito
3 1 (1.05%) Hudson
3 1 (1.05%) MSBuild
3 1 (1.05%) Gradle
General
1 27 (28.42%) Finance
2 13 (13.68%) Banking
3 9 (9.47%) Investment Banking
4 8 (8.42%) Front Office
5 7 (7.37%) Legal
5 7 (7.37%) Financial Institution
6 3 (3.16%) Law
7 2 (2.11%) Back Office
7 2 (2.11%) Advertising
8 1 (1.05%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (33.68%) Analyst
2 16 (16.84%) Support Analyst
3 13 (13.68%) Service Manager
4 11 (11.58%) Applications Support
5 10 (10.53%) Operations Analyst
6 9 (9.47%) Developer
7 8 (8.42%) Applications Support Analyst
8 7 (7.37%) Incident Manager
9 5 (5.26%) SAS Developer
9 5 (5.26%) Delivery Manager
9 5 (5.26%) IT Support
9 5 (5.26%) IT Support Analyst
9 5 (5.26%) Services Delivery Manager
9 5 (5.26%) Computer Operator
10 3 (3.16%) Project Manager
10 3 (3.16%) Desktop Engineer
11 2 (2.11%) Server Support Analyst
11 2 (2.11%) Server Analyst
11 2 (2.11%) Operations Engineer
11 2 (2.11%) Vendor Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.37%) J2EE
2 4 (4.21%) .NET
3 2 (2.11%) Web Services
3 2 (2.11%) JMS
3 2 (2.11%) Middleware
3 2 (2.11%) Spring
4 1 (1.05%) Ajax
4 1 (1.05%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (1.05%) JSON
4 1 (1.05%) JSTL
4 1 (1.05%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (1.05%) Spring MVC
4 1 (1.05%) Apache Flex
4 1 (1.05%) Spring Security
4 1 (1.05%) Django
4 1 (1.05%) GWT
4 1 (1.05%) jQuery
4 1 (1.05%) JPA
4 1 (1.05%) HTML5
4 1 (1.05%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.47%) Blackberry
2 8 (8.42%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.32%) Management Information System
3 6 (6.32%) Hedge funds
4 5 (5.26%) Equities
5 3 (3.16%) Thin Client
5 3 (3.16%) Fat Client
6 2 (2.11%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.05%) Video on Demand
7 1 (1.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.05%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (1.05%) SWIFT
7 1 (1.05%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.05%) User Experience
7 1 (1.05%) PKI
7 1 (1.05%) Derivative
7 1 (1.05%) Statistics
7 1 (1.05%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.05%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 27 (28.42%) Windows
2 18 (18.95%) UNIX
3 17 (17.89%) Linux
4 10 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (9.47%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (8.42%) Windows 7
7 7 (7.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (4.21%) CentOS
9 1 (1.05%) AIX
9 1 (1.05%) Solaris
9 1 (1.05%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (51.58%) ITIL
2 33 (34.74%) Service Management
3 20 (21.05%) Incident Management
4 15 (15.79%) Service Delivery
5 13 (13.68%) Change Management
6 12 (12.63%) ITSM
7 11 (11.58%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (11.58%) Disaster Recovery
8 10 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (10.53%) Project Management
8 10 (10.53%) Business Continuity
8 10 (10.53%) Change Control
9 9 (9.47%) Root Cause Analysis
10 8 (8.42%) Business Continuity Planning
10 8 (8.42%) Performance Management
10 8 (8.42%) Asset Management
10 8 (8.42%) BCP
10 8 (8.42%) OO
11 6 (6.32%) RUP
11 6 (6.32%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (18.95%) SQL
2 13 (13.68%) Java
3 8 (8.42%) Perl
4 4 (4.21%) JavaScript
5 3 (3.16%) C#
5 3 (3.16%) PL/SQL
5 3 (3.16%) Python
5 3 (3.16%) Bash Shell
6 2 (2.11%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.11%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.05%) VBA
7 1 (1.05%) C++
7 1 (1.05%) C-shell
7 1 (1.05%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.05%) AWK
7 1 (1.05%) Ruby
7 1 (1.05%) Korn
Qualifications
1 9 (9.47%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (6.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (5.26%) MCSE
4 4 (4.21%) Degree
5 2 (2.11%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.11%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.37%) SLA
2 2 (2.11%) QA
System Software
1 14 (14.74%) Active Directory
2 7 (7.37%) NLBS
2 7 (7.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.21%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.16%) XenApp
4 3 (3.16%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 3 (3.16%) Xen
5 2 (2.11%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.05%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.05%) vSphere
6 1 (1.05%) Varnish
6 1 (1.05%) PowerHA
6 1 (1.05%) KVM
6 1 (1.05%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 7 (7.37%) Control-M
2 6 (6.32%) WSUS
3 5 (5.26%) NetBackup
3 5 (5.26%) Backup Exec
3 5 (5.26%) Tivoli
4 4 (4.21%) Puppet
5 3 (3.16%) SCCM
6 2 (2.11%) ITRS Geneos
6 2 (2.11%) BladeLogic
6 2 (2.11%) OpenView
7 1 (1.05%) CiscoWorks
7 1 (1.05%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (1.05%) AirWatch
7 1 (1.05%) Vagrant
7 1 (1.05%) SCOM
7 1 (1.05%) ZABBIX
7 1 (1.05%) yum
Vendors
1 22 (23.16%) Microsoft
2 16 (16.84%) Oracle
3 11 (11.58%) Citrix
4 9 (9.47%) Cisco
5 8 (8.42%) Red Hat
5 8 (8.42%) CheckPoint
6 7 (7.37%) VMware
7 6 (6.32%) Veritas
8 5 (5.26%) Wyse
9 4 (4.21%) ServiceNow
9 4 (4.21%) webMethods
9 4 (4.21%) Business Objects
10 3 (3.16%) SAP
10 3 (3.16%) HP
10 3 (3.16%) BEA
10 3 (3.16%) Pega
11 2 (2.11%) Reuters
11 2 (2.11%) Bloomberg
11 2 (2.11%) Remedy
11 2 (2.11%) Splunk
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