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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Problem Management over the 3 months to 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Problem Management
Rank 124 153 170
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +17
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 41 45 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.18% 0.82% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.38% 1.02% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 32 28
Median daily rate £375 £350 £384
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -8.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £251 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £525 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 2
Median hourly rate £19.00 £30.00 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.66% +26.31%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £29.00 £16.58
% change year-on-year
-6.89% +74.88%
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
2961 4422 5053
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 84.87% 80.58% 79.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 2400 3441 3719
Median daily rate £475 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £320 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £601 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 40 49
Median hourly rate £19.00 £27.37 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.58% +16.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.16 £92.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -1.58%

Problem Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London 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 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 3 May 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 3 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 City of London region with a requirement for Problem Management.

1 31 (44.29%) Finance
2 28 (40.00%) ITIL
2 28 (40.00%) Incident Management
3 19 (27.14%) Root Cause Analysis
4 17 (24.29%) Active Directory
5 16 (22.86%) SQL Server
5 16 (22.86%) Unix
6 14 (20.00%) Service Management
6 14 (20.00%) Change Management
6 14 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 14 (20.00%) Backup Exec
7 13 (18.57%) Hedge funds
7 13 (18.57%) Windows
7 13 (18.57%) Financial Institution
8 12 (17.14%) Control-M
8 12 (17.14%) SLA
8 12 (17.14%) Veritas
8 12 (17.14%) Banking
9 11 (15.71%) Process Improvement
9 11 (15.71%) Data Centre
10 10 (14.29%) NetBackup
10 10 (14.29%) SQL
11 9 (12.86%) Citrix
11 9 (12.86%) Project Management
11 9 (12.86%) VMware
12 8 (11.43%) Cisco
12 8 (11.43%) T-SQL
12 8 (11.43%) Business Continuity
12 8 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
12 8 (11.43%) People Management

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 6 (8.57%) MS Exchange
2 5 (7.14%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.29%) IIS
4 2 (2.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (2.86%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.43%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.43%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.43%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 7 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 7 (10.00%) MS Office
2 4 (5.71%) MS Project
3 1 (1.43%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (4.29%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.43%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.00%) DNS
2 6 (8.57%) Kerberos
3 4 (5.71%) DHCP
3 4 (5.71%) Internet
3 4 (5.71%) TCP/IP
4 3 (4.29%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (4.29%) NAS
4 3 (4.29%) SAN
4 3 (4.29%) WAN
4 3 (4.29%) Wireless
5 2 (2.86%) BGP
5 2 (2.86%) DMVPN
5 2 (2.86%) ISDN
5 2 (2.86%) LAN
5 2 (2.86%) MPLS
6 1 (1.43%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (1.43%) GoToMeeting
6 1 (1.43%) NetScaler
6 1 (1.43%) Skype
6 1 (1.43%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (22.86%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (8.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (5.71%) MS Access
4 3 (4.29%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (4.29%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 1 (1.43%) JIRA
General
1 31 (44.29%) Finance
2 13 (18.57%) Financial Institution
3 12 (17.14%) Banking
4 6 (8.57%) Front Office
5 3 (4.29%) Advertising
5 3 (4.29%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.86%) Retail
7 1 (1.43%) Law
7 1 (1.43%) Legal
7 1 (1.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (22.86%) Analyst
2 12 (17.14%) Applications Support
3 6 (8.57%) DBA
3 6 (8.57%) Operations Analyst
3 6 (8.57%) Service Analyst
3 6 (8.57%) SQL DBA
3 6 (8.57%) SQL Server DBA
4 5 (7.14%) Administrator
4 5 (7.14%) Consultant
4 5 (7.14%) Developer
4 5 (7.14%) ITIL Consultant
4 5 (7.14%) ITIL Expert
4 5 (7.14%) ITIL Service Consultant
4 5 (7.14%) ITIL Service Management Consultant
4 5 (7.14%) Management Consultant
4 5 (7.14%) Service Management Consultant
4 5 (7.14%) Service Manager
4 5 (7.14%) Team Leader
5 4 (5.71%) Network Engineer
5 4 (5.71%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.57%) .NET
2 2 (2.86%) 802.1X
3 1 (1.43%) Ajax
3 1 (1.43%) CSS
3 1 (1.43%) HTML
3 1 (1.43%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (1.43%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.57%) Hedge funds
2 11 (15.71%) Data Centre
3 8 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.71%) Device Driver
4 4 (5.71%) Fat Client
4 4 (5.71%) Thin Client
5 2 (2.86%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.86%) CMDB
5 2 (2.86%) Derivative
5 2 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.86%) Fixed Income
5 2 (2.86%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.43%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.43%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.43%) PMI
6 1 (1.43%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.43%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 16 (22.86%) Unix
2 13 (18.57%) Windows
3 7 (10.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (4.29%) Linux
4 3 (4.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (4.29%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.86%) AIX
5 2 (2.86%) Solaris
6 1 (1.43%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.43%) Windows 2000
6 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.43%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (40.00%) Incident Management
1 28 (40.00%) ITIL
2 19 (27.14%) Root Cause Analysis
3 14 (20.00%) Change Management
3 14 (20.00%) Service Management
4 11 (15.71%) Process Improvement
5 9 (12.86%) Project Management
6 8 (11.43%) Business Continuity
6 8 (11.43%) People Management
7 7 (10.00%) Asset Management
7 7 (10.00%) ITSM
8 6 (8.57%) Data Security
8 6 (8.57%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (8.57%) Mentoring
8 6 (8.57%) Risk Management
9 5 (7.14%) Service Delivery
10 4 (5.71%) Configuration Management
10 4 (5.71%) Data Management
10 4 (5.71%) E-Commerce
10 4 (5.71%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (14.29%) SQL
2 8 (11.43%) T-SQL
3 6 (8.57%) C#
4 5 (7.14%) PowerShell
5 4 (5.71%) Perl
5 4 (5.71%) Shell Script
6 3 (4.29%) Python
6 3 (4.29%) VBA
7 1 (1.43%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (5.71%) Degree
2 3 (4.29%) CCNP
2 3 (4.29%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (4.29%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.86%) CCIE
3 2 (2.86%) PMI Certification
3 2 (2.86%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.43%) CCNA
4 1 (1.43%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (17.14%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (24.29%) Active Directory
2 6 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (7.14%) XenApp
3 5 (7.14%) XenDesktop
4 4 (5.71%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.43%) Firmware
5 1 (1.43%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.43%) Samba
5 1 (1.43%) Sendmail
5 1 (1.43%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.43%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.43%) Xen
5 1 (1.43%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 14 (20.00%) Backup Exec
2 12 (17.14%) Control-M
3 10 (14.29%) NetBackup
4 7 (10.00%) SCOM
4 7 (10.00%) Tivoli
5 6 (8.57%) SCCM
6 5 (7.14%) BMC PATROL
7 4 (5.71%) HP SIM
7 4 (5.71%) SCOrch
8 1 (1.43%) AirWatch
8 1 (1.43%) BladeLogic
8 1 (1.43%) FortiGate
8 1 (1.43%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (1.43%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 14 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (17.14%) Veritas
3 9 (12.86%) Citrix
3 9 (12.86%) VMware
4 8 (11.43%) Cisco
5 6 (8.57%) BMC
5 6 (8.57%) Charles River
5 6 (8.57%) Reuters
6 5 (7.14%) Bloomberg
6 5 (7.14%) HP
6 5 (7.14%) Remedy
6 5 (7.14%) Symantec
7 3 (4.29%) FactSet
7 3 (4.29%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.86%) F5
8 2 (2.86%) Juniper
8 2 (2.86%) Riverbed
8 2 (2.86%) Solace
8 2 (2.86%) SolarWinds
8 2 (2.86%) Sun
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