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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Problem Management
Rank 125 145 151
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +6
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 27 45 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.86% 0.89% 0.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.03% 1.11% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 27 34
Average daily rate £415 £400 £329
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +21.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £300 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £344 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Average hourly rate - £20.45 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -13.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
2632 4072 4650
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 83.90% 80.89% 79.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 2087 3166 3367
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £320 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £615 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 38 50
Average hourly rate £24.00 £22.25 £27.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.86% -18.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.60 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £45.50 £77.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016, 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 32 (49.23%) ITIL
2 21 (32.31%) Service Management
3 20 (30.77%) Finance
4 19 (29.23%) Incident Management
5 18 (27.69%) Service Delivery
6 15 (23.08%) Change Management
7 14 (21.54%) Unix
8 12 (18.46%) Microsoft
9 11 (16.92%) SLA
9 11 (16.92%) Active Directory
9 11 (16.92%) Veritas
9 11 (16.92%) Control-M
9 11 (16.92%) Banking
10 10 (15.38%) Windows
10 10 (15.38%) SQL Server
10 10 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
10 10 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (13.85%) Data Centre
11 9 (13.85%) NetBackup
11 9 (13.85%) Backup Exec
12 8 (12.31%) Business Continuity
12 8 (12.31%) Tivoli
12 8 (12.31%) Risk Management
13 7 (10.77%) Financial Institution
13 7 (10.77%) Project Management
13 7 (10.77%) MS Office
13 7 (10.77%) SQL
13 7 (10.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 7 (10.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 7 (10.77%) Windows 7

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 2 (3.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (3.08%) IIS
1 2 (3.08%) Lync
1 2 (3.08%) MS Exchange
1 2 (3.08%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.54%) Apache
2 1 (1.54%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (10.77%) MS Office
2 6 (9.23%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (6.15%) MS Excel
3 4 (6.15%) MS Visio
4 2 (3.08%) MS Project
5 1 (1.54%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 4 (6.15%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.54%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.62%) Office 365
2 1 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.54%) IaaS
2 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.54%) Symantec.cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.23%) Kerberos
2 4 (6.15%) WAN
3 3 (4.62%) Firewall
3 3 (4.62%) Wireless
4 2 (3.08%) BGP
4 2 (3.08%) DMVPN
4 2 (3.08%) DNS
4 2 (3.08%) ISDN
4 2 (3.08%) LAN
4 2 (3.08%) MPLS
5 1 (1.54%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (1.54%) Cisco Wireless
5 1 (1.54%) GoToMeeting
5 1 (1.54%) LDAP
5 1 (1.54%) NetScaler
5 1 (1.54%) Skype
5 1 (1.54%) Telepresence
5 1 (1.54%) Unified Communications
5 1 (1.54%) VPN
5 1 (1.54%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (10.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.08%) MS Access
3 2 (3.08%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.54%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.54%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (1.54%) Siebel EIM
Development Applications
1 3 (4.62%) JIRA
2 2 (3.08%) Subversion
3 1 (1.54%) Ant
3 1 (1.54%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.54%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.54%) IntelliJ
3 1 (1.54%) Maven
3 1 (1.54%) Mockito
3 1 (1.54%) TeamCity
General
1 20 (30.77%) Finance
2 11 (16.92%) Banking
3 7 (10.77%) Financial Institution
4 5 (7.69%) Investment Banking
5 4 (6.15%) Legal
6 2 (3.08%) Front Office
6 2 (3.08%) Law
7 1 (1.54%) Billing
7 1 (1.54%) Retail
7 1 (1.54%) Spanish Language
7 1 (1.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (23.08%) Analyst
2 11 (16.92%) Service Manager
3 6 (9.23%) DBA
3 6 (9.23%) Developer
3 6 (9.23%) Operations Analyst
3 6 (9.23%) SQL DBA
3 6 (9.23%) SQL Server DBA
4 5 (7.69%) Administrator
4 5 (7.69%) Applications Support
4 5 (7.69%) Support Analyst
5 4 (6.15%) IT Manager
5 4 (6.15%) IT Services Manager
5 4 (6.15%) ITIL Manager
5 4 (6.15%) Service Desk Specialist
5 4 (6.15%) SQL Developer
6 3 (4.62%) Client Services Manager
6 3 (4.62%) Computer Operations Analyst
6 3 (4.62%) Desktop Analyst
6 3 (4.62%) Microsoft Developer
6 3 (4.62%) SQL Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.23%) .NET
2 2 (3.08%) 802.1X
2 2 (3.08%) Web Services
3 1 (1.54%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.54%) Backbone.js
3 1 (1.54%) CSS
3 1 (1.54%) Ehcache
3 1 (1.54%) Hibernate
3 1 (1.54%) HTML
3 1 (1.54%) HTML5
3 1 (1.54%) jQuery
3 1 (1.54%) Middleware
3 1 (1.54%) RESTful
3 1 (1.54%) SOAP
3 1 (1.54%) Spring
3 1 (1.54%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (13.85%) Data Centre
3 7 (10.77%) Hedge funds
4 3 (4.62%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.08%) Blackberry
5 2 (3.08%) CMDB
5 2 (3.08%) Derivative
5 2 (3.08%) Equities
5 2 (3.08%) Fixed Income
5 2 (3.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (3.08%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.54%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.54%) e-Learning
6 1 (1.54%) Learning Management System
6 1 (1.54%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.54%) Reinsurance
6 1 (1.54%) SCORM
6 1 (1.54%) User Experience
6 1 (1.54%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 14 (21.54%) Unix
2 10 (15.38%) Windows
3 7 (10.77%) Windows 7
4 3 (4.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.08%) Linux
5 2 (3.08%) Solaris
5 2 (3.08%) Windows Server
5 2 (3.08%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.54%) Windows 2000
6 1 (1.54%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (49.23%) ITIL
2 21 (32.31%) Service Management
3 19 (29.23%) Incident Management
4 18 (27.69%) Service Delivery
5 15 (23.08%) Change Management
6 10 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
7 8 (12.31%) Business Continuity
7 8 (12.31%) Risk Management
8 7 (10.77%) People Management
8 7 (10.77%) Project Management
9 6 (9.23%) Data Security
9 6 (9.23%) ITSM
9 6 (9.23%) Process Improvement
9 6 (9.23%) Release Management
10 5 (7.69%) ITIL V3
10 5 (7.69%) Knowledge Management
11 4 (6.15%) Continuous Improvement
12 3 (4.62%) Business Transformation
12 3 (4.62%) Capacity Management
12 3 (4.62%) Transition Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.77%) SQL
2 6 (9.23%) C#
2 6 (9.23%) T-SQL
3 3 (4.62%) Perl
4 2 (3.08%) Java
4 2 (3.08%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.08%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.54%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.54%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.54%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (9.23%) Degree
2 4 (6.15%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.62%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.08%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (3.08%) PMI Certification
4 2 (3.08%) PMP
5 1 (1.54%) APMG
5 1 (1.54%) CCNA
5 1 (1.54%) CCNP
5 1 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (16.92%) SLA
2 1 (1.54%) QA
System Software
1 11 (16.92%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.08%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.08%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.54%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (1.54%) Firmware
3 1 (1.54%) MetaFrame
3 1 (1.54%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.54%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.54%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.54%) Xen
3 1 (1.54%) XenApp
3 1 (1.54%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 11 (16.92%) Control-M
2 9 (13.85%) Backup Exec
2 9 (13.85%) NetBackup
3 8 (12.31%) Tivoli
4 4 (6.15%) SCCM
5 2 (3.08%) BMC PATROL
5 2 (3.08%) SCOM
6 1 (1.54%) AirWatch
6 1 (1.54%) FortiGate
6 1 (1.54%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (1.54%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (1.54%) XenMobile
6 1 (1.54%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 12 (18.46%) Microsoft
2 11 (16.92%) Veritas
3 6 (9.23%) Remedy
4 5 (7.69%) BMC
4 5 (7.69%) Cisco
4 5 (7.69%) VMware
5 4 (6.15%) Citrix
5 4 (6.15%) ServiceNow
6 3 (4.62%) Dell
6 3 (4.62%) Oracle
7 2 (3.08%) AppSense
7 2 (3.08%) ION Trading
7 2 (3.08%) Murex
7 2 (3.08%) Riverbed
7 2 (3.08%) Sun
7 2 (3.08%) WorldPay
8 1 (1.54%) F5
8 1 (1.54%) iManage
8 1 (1.54%) RightFax
8 1 (1.54%) Tableau
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