The table below looks at the statistics for Problem Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Problem Management over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Problem Management
Rank 35 30 31
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 5 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 1.42% 1.07% 1.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.72% 1.51% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
Average daily rate £480 £425 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.94% +9.67%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Problem Management
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
291 199 220
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 82.67% 71.07% 78.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 116 123
Average daily rate £400 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 14 17
Average hourly rate £13.00 £35.50 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.38% -6.08%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Problem Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Problem Management Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Problem Management
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Problem Management Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

Problem Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Problem Management Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

Problem Management
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 5 (100.00%) Change Management
2 4 (80.00%) Service Management
2 4 (80.00%) Statistics
2 4 (80.00%) RMADS
2 4 (80.00%) Service Continuity Management
3 3 (60.00%) ITIL
4 2 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (40.00%) ITIL V3
4 2 (40.00%) Supplier Management
5 1 (20.00%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (20.00%) LAN
5 1 (20.00%) WAN
5 1 (20.00%) Wireless
5 1 (20.00%) Back Office

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
1 1 (20.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (20.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Service Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Network Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Network Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Services Delivery Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Change Management
2 4 (80.00%) Service Continuity Management
2 4 (80.00%) Service Management
3 3 (60.00%) ITIL
4 2 (40.00%) ITIL V3
4 2 (40.00%) Supplier Management
5 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (20.00%) Strategic Planning
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) RMADS