The table below looks at the statistics for Problem Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Problem Management over the 3 months to 28 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Problem Management
Rank 90 91 88
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 11 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.70% 0.68% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.88% 0.88% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 5
Median daily rate £425 £150 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+183.33% -49.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £122 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £325 £330
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £24.00 £18.25
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +31.50%
Problem Management
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1247 1257 1120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 79.68% 77.93% 73.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 774 775 592
Median daily rate £415 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 45 50
Median hourly rate £15.25 £19.08 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.07% +9.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.91 £11.21 £9.91
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £45.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

Problem Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands 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 East Midlands

Problem Management
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Problem Management Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Problem Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Problem Management across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

Problem Management Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Problem Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Problem Management Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Problem Management
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Northamptonshire +2 5 £425 +70.00% 3
Nottinghamshire -4 3 - -
Leicestershire +10 2 £375 +177.77% 1
Derbyshire +3 1 - -
Problem Management
England

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Problem Management.

1 13 (72.22%) ITIL
2 6 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 5 (27.78%) Service Delivery
3 5 (27.78%) Banking
4 4 (22.22%) Finance
4 4 (22.22%) Windows
5 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
5 3 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (16.67%) Change Management
5 3 (16.67%) Service Management
5 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (16.67%) Windows 7
5 3 (16.67%) Line Management
6 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
6 2 (11.11%) Release Management
6 2 (11.11%) DevOps
6 2 (11.11%) SLA
6 2 (11.11%) ITSM
6 2 (11.11%) Migration
6 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
7 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
7 1 (5.56%) SMTP
7 1 (5.56%) DNS
7 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
7 1 (5.56%) SQL
7 1 (5.56%) MS Office
7 1 (5.56%) XML
7 1 (5.56%) Citrix
7 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) IaaS
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) DNS
1 1 (5.56%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (5.56%) Skype
1 1 (5.56%) SMTP
1 1 (5.56%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) GIS
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.56%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 5 (27.78%) Banking
2 4 (22.22%) Finance
3 1 (5.56%) Retail
3 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) ITIL Manager
2 4 (22.22%) Service Manager
2 4 (22.22%) Support Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Incident Manager
3 3 (16.67%) ITIL Service Delivery Manager
3 3 (16.67%) ITIL Service Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Service Support Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Services Delivery Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) DevOps Manager
4 2 (11.11%) ITIL Problem Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Major Incident Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Problem Manager
5 1 (5.56%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (5.56%) Applications Support
5 1 (5.56%) Applications Support Manager
5 1 (5.56%) IT Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Quality Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Windows
2 3 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
4 1 (5.56%) Windows 10
4 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) ITIL
2 6 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 5 (27.78%) Service Delivery
4 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (16.67%) Change Management
4 3 (16.67%) Line Management
4 3 (16.67%) Service Management
5 2 (11.11%) DevOps
5 2 (11.11%) ITSM
5 2 (11.11%) Migration
5 2 (11.11%) Release Management
6 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
6 1 (5.56%) Business Continuity
6 1 (5.56%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (5.56%) High Availability
6 1 (5.56%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (5.56%) System Integration Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
1 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) SLA
2 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.56%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (5.56%) VMware ESX
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.56%) vSphere
2 1 (5.56%) XenApp
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Citrix
2 1 (5.56%) ServiceNow
2 1 (5.56%) VMware