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 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Problem Management
London / City of London
Rank 137 121 150
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +29
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 19 29 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.65% 0.97% 0.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.76% 1.14% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 23 24
Median daily rate £395 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.22% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £252 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £20.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £19.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+12.82% +44.44%

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
2503 2536 4117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 86.07% 84.53% 81.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 1976 2000 3237
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £320 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 24 33
Median hourly rate £40.00 £32.80 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.96% +63.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.16 £18.79 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £53.00 £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +52.94%

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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 2017, 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 24 (58.54%) ITIL
2 20 (48.78%) Finance
3 15 (36.59%) Change Management
4 14 (34.15%) Windows
4 14 (34.15%) Incident Management
5 13 (31.71%) Banking
6 12 (29.27%) VMware
7 9 (21.95%) SharePoint
7 9 (21.95%) WAN
8 8 (19.51%) Cisco
8 8 (19.51%) Unix
8 8 (19.51%) Firewall
8 8 (19.51%) Root Cause Analysis
9 7 (17.07%) ITIL V3
9 7 (17.07%) Degree
9 7 (17.07%) Service Delivery
9 7 (17.07%) Service Management
9 7 (17.07%) Linux
9 7 (17.07%) DNS
9 7 (17.07%) LAN
9 7 (17.07%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (17.07%) Data Centre
10 6 (14.63%) Microsoft
10 6 (14.63%) DHCP
10 6 (14.63%) TCP/IP
10 6 (14.63%) SQL
10 6 (14.63%) Project Management
10 6 (14.63%) IPsec
10 6 (14.63%) Migration
10 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Azure

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 9 (21.95%) SharePoint
2 5 (12.20%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (9.76%) IIS
4 2 (4.88%) Apache
4 2 (4.88%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.44%) JBoss
5 1 (2.44%) OpenStack
5 1 (2.44%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (7.32%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.44%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.44%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (7.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (21.95%) WAN
2 8 (19.51%) Firewall
3 7 (17.07%) DNS
3 7 (17.07%) LAN
4 6 (14.63%) DHCP
4 6 (14.63%) IPsec
4 6 (14.63%) TCP/IP
5 5 (12.20%) HSRP
5 5 (12.20%) MPLS
5 5 (12.20%) SAN
5 5 (12.20%) VPN
6 4 (9.76%) BGP
6 4 (9.76%) OSPF
6 4 (9.76%) SSL
7 3 (7.32%) EIGRP
7 3 (7.32%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 3 (7.32%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 3 (7.32%) ICMP
7 3 (7.32%) Multicast
7 3 (7.32%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.76%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.44%) DB2
3 1 (2.44%) MariaDB
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Toad
1 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (48.78%) Finance
2 13 (31.71%) Banking
3 3 (7.32%) Marketing
4 2 (4.88%) Financial Institution
4 2 (4.88%) Investment Banking
4 2 (4.88%) Retail
5 1 (2.44%) Back Office
5 1 (2.44%) Front Office
5 1 (2.44%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 7 (17.07%) Analyst
2 5 (12.20%) SharePoint Support
2 5 (12.20%) Technical Leader
2 5 (12.20%) Technical Support
3 3 (7.32%) Data Engineer
3 3 (7.32%) IT Manager
3 3 (7.32%) Network Engineer
3 3 (7.32%) Operations Manager
3 3 (7.32%) Project Manager
4 2 (4.88%) Administrator
4 2 (4.88%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (4.88%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (4.88%) Consultant
4 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (4.88%) IT Operations Manager
4 2 (4.88%) Problem Manager
4 2 (4.88%) Senior Data Engineer
4 2 (4.88%) Support Analyst
5 1 (2.44%) Incident Analyst
5 1 (2.44%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.32%) Middleware
1 3 (7.32%) XML
2 2 (4.88%) 802.1X
3 1 (2.44%) Ajax
3 1 (2.44%) CSS
3 1 (2.44%) HTML
3 1 (2.44%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (2.44%) J2EE
3 1 (2.44%) SOAP
3 1 (2.44%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.07%) Data Centre
2 6 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (12.20%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.88%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.88%) Cryptography
4 2 (4.88%) Virtual Team
5 1 (2.44%) AS400
5 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.44%) Hedge funds
5 1 (2.44%) iSeries
5 1 (2.44%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (34.15%) Windows
2 8 (19.51%) Unix
3 7 (17.07%) Linux
4 5 (12.20%) Windows Server
5 2 (4.88%) Windows 7
5 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.44%) Windows 2000
6 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (58.54%) ITIL
2 15 (36.59%) Change Management
3 14 (34.15%) Incident Management
4 8 (19.51%) Root Cause Analysis
5 7 (17.07%) ITIL V3
5 7 (17.07%) Service Delivery
5 7 (17.07%) Service Management
6 6 (14.63%) Infrastructure Management
6 6 (14.63%) Migration
6 6 (14.63%) Project Management
7 5 (12.20%) Coaching
7 5 (12.20%) Mentoring
7 5 (12.20%) Workflow
8 3 (7.32%) Document Management
8 3 (7.32%) ITSM
8 3 (7.32%) Network Architecture
8 3 (7.32%) Release Management
8 3 (7.32%) Security Architecture
8 3 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (7.32%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (14.63%) SQL
2 5 (12.20%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.88%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.44%) Java
4 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.44%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (17.07%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (17.07%) Degree
2 5 (12.20%) CCA
2 5 (12.20%) Citrix Certification
2 5 (12.20%) MCSE
2 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (9.76%) CCNP
4 3 (7.32%) CCIE
5 2 (4.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.44%) CCNA
6 1 (2.44%) CCSA
6 1 (2.44%) CCSE
6 1 (2.44%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.44%) HNC
6 1 (2.44%) PMI Certification
6 1 (2.44%) PMP
6 1 (2.44%) RHCE
6 1 (2.44%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 1 (2.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.76%) SLA
2 2 (4.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (12.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (9.76%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.88%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.88%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.44%) Firmware
4 1 (2.44%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (2.44%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (2.44%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (2.44%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (2.44%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.44%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.44%) vSphere
4 1 (2.44%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) SCCM
1 2 (4.88%) Tivoli
2 1 (2.44%) Dollar Universe
2 1 (2.44%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (2.44%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.44%) PowerCLI
2 1 (2.44%) SCOM
2 1 (2.44%) SCOrch
2 1 (2.44%) SCSM
2 1 (2.44%) SCVMM
2 1 (2.44%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 12 (29.27%) VMware
2 8 (19.51%) Cisco
3 6 (14.63%) Microsoft
4 5 (12.20%) F5
5 4 (9.76%) Oracle
6 3 (7.32%) Aruba
6 3 (7.32%) iManage
6 3 (7.32%) Juniper
6 3 (7.32%) Palo Alto
7 2 (4.88%) Citrix
7 2 (4.88%) Fortinet
7 2 (4.88%) HP
8 1 (2.44%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.44%) Cognos
8 1 (2.44%) Dell
8 1 (2.44%) EMC
8 1 (2.44%) NetApp
8 1 (2.44%) Remedy
8 1 (2.44%) Sun
8 1 (2.44%) Veritas
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