The first table below looks at the demand for Problem Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Problem Management over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Dorset region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Problem Management
Rank 22 33 33
Rank change year-on-year
+11 0
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 6 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 2.67% 0.83% 1.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.90% 1.05% 2.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 4
Average daily rate
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£301 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.72% +0.06%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £275 £330
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
- -32.03%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
154 190 247
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 68.44% 78.51% 74.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 110 135
Average daily rate £350 £376 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.79% +0.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £215 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 9 16
Average hourly rate £15.75 £12.66 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.40% -68.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.42 £9.56
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £21.00 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Problem Management
South West

Problem Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Problem Management Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Problem Management
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Problem Management Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

Problem Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Problem Management across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Problem Management Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

Problem Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Problem Management Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

Problem Management
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Problem Management within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth +11 3 £303 -19.38%
Poole - 3 £300 -
Wimborne - - - - 1
Problem Management
South West

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 12 (75.00%) ITIL
2 6 (37.50%) Finance
2 6 (37.50%) Incident Management
3 4 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (25.00%) Banking
4 3 (18.75%) Change Management
4 3 (18.75%) Firmware
4 3 (18.75%) OSPF
4 3 (18.75%) Benchmarking
4 3 (18.75%) BGP
4 3 (18.75%) XML
4 3 (18.75%) LAN
4 3 (18.75%) WAN
4 3 (18.75%) Ethernet
4 3 (18.75%) SLA
4 3 (18.75%) Cisco
4 3 (18.75%) CCNP
4 3 (18.75%) CCNA
4 3 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (18.75%) Juniper
4 3 (18.75%) Data Protection
4 3 (18.75%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (18.75%) VLAN
5 2 (12.50%) JNCIA
5 2 (12.50%) JNCIP
5 2 (12.50%) jQuery
5 2 (12.50%) SaaS
5 2 (12.50%) Demand Management
5 2 (12.50%) ServiceNow
5 2 (12.50%) ERP

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) LAN
1 3 (18.75%) WAN
1 3 (18.75%) Ethernet
1 3 (18.75%) OSPF
1 3 (18.75%) BGP
1 3 (18.75%) VLAN
General
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
2 4 (25.00%) Banking
3 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (18.75%) Network Engineer
1 3 (18.75%) Problem Manager
1 3 (18.75%) Incident Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Developer
2 2 (12.50%) Applications Support
2 2 (12.50%) ServiceNow Developer
3 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (6.25%) Operations Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Knowledge Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) XML
2 2 (12.50%) HTML
2 2 (12.50%) jQuery
3 1 (6.25%) J2EE
3 1 (6.25%) CSS
3 1 (6.25%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Firmware
2 1 (6.25%) CMDB
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) ITIL
2 6 (37.50%) Incident Management
3 4 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (18.75%) Change Management
4 3 (18.75%) Data Protection
4 3 (18.75%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (18.75%) Benchmarking
5 2 (12.50%) ERP
5 2 (12.50%) Demand Management
6 1 (6.25%) Migration
6 1 (6.25%) Service Management
6 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
6 1 (6.25%) UML
6 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) Java
1 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
1 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) CCNP
1 3 (18.75%) CCNA
1 3 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (12.50%) JNCIA
2 2 (12.50%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) SLA
2 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (6.25%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Cisco
1 3 (18.75%) Juniper
2 2 (12.50%) ServiceNow
3 1 (6.25%) Peregrine