The table below looks at the statistics for Problem Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Problem Management over the 3 months to 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Problem Management
Rank 26 25 20
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -5
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 9 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 3.50% 0.53% 4.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.52% 0.69% 5.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 4
Median daily rate £400 - £301
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 - £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 - £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £310 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -8.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+15.55% +28.57%
Problem Management
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
199 145 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 77.43% 77.54% 70.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 82 79
Median daily rate £400 £345 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.94% -1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £188 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 13
Median hourly rate £30.00 £41.24 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.25% -2.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Problem Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Dorset 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 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 28 June 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Problem Management within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Poole - 5 £400 -
Bournemouth -5 3 £450 -
Problem Management
South West

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Problem Management.

1 10 (76.92%) Oracle
1 10 (76.92%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (61.54%) Oracle Database
2 8 (61.54%) IIS
3 7 (53.85%) Java
3 7 (53.85%) Unix
3 7 (53.85%) Windows
3 7 (53.85%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (53.85%) WebSphere
4 5 (38.46%) Banking
4 5 (38.46%) Validation
4 5 (38.46%) Project Management
5 3 (23.08%) Finance
6 2 (15.38%) Fortinet
6 2 (15.38%) VPLS
6 2 (15.38%) WatchGuard
6 2 (15.38%) SonicWALL
6 2 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (15.38%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (15.38%) VLAN
6 2 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (15.38%) Spanning Tree
6 2 (15.38%) Change Management
6 2 (15.38%) Firewall
6 2 (15.38%) Migration
6 2 (15.38%) NetScreen
6 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (15.38%) Juniper
6 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
6 2 (15.38%) Internet

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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 8 (61.54%) IIS
2 7 (53.85%) WebSphere
3 1 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (7.69%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) BGP
1 2 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (15.38%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (15.38%) Ethernet
1 2 (15.38%) FabricPath
1 2 (15.38%) Firewall
1 2 (15.38%) Internet
1 2 (15.38%) MPLS
1 2 (15.38%) NetScreen
1 2 (15.38%) OSPF
1 2 (15.38%) Spanning Tree
1 2 (15.38%) VLAN
1 2 (15.38%) VoIP
1 2 (15.38%) VPLS
1 2 (15.38%) VPN
2 1 (7.69%) IPv4
2 1 (7.69%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) Oracle Database
General
1 5 (38.46%) Banking
2 3 (23.08%) Finance
3 1 (7.69%) Legal
3 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Project Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Technical Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Technical Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Banking Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Juniper Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Data Centre Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Database Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Migration Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle Technical Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
1 1 (7.69%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Unix
1 7 (53.85%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Android
2 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (38.46%) Project Management
2 5 (38.46%) Validation
3 2 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (15.38%) Change Management
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL
3 2 (15.38%) Migration
3 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.69%) Mobile Development
4 1 (7.69%) Network Design
4 1 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) C
2 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (76.92%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (7.69%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco
2 2 (15.38%) Fortinet
2 2 (15.38%) Juniper
2 2 (15.38%) SonicWALL
2 2 (15.38%) WatchGuard
3 1 (7.69%) Apple
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) Samsung