The table below looks at the statistics for Problem Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Problem Management over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Problem Management
England / East of England
Rank 99 105 109
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +4
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 22 23 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.03% 0.98% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.29% 1.26% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 11 13
Median daily rate £300 £450 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £187 £213 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £29.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £19.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +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 East of England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1702 1826 1982
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 79.53% 77.80% 77.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 998 1094 1217
Median daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 173 136
Median hourly rate £36.75 £40.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.12% +60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £16.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £55.00 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Problem Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Problem Management
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Problem Management Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Problem Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Problem Management across the East of England region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

Problem Management Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Problem Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Problem Management Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Problem Management
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 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
Bedfordshire +10 8 £345 -31.00% 2
Essex +1 5 £338 -28.94%
Hertfordshire -4 5 £158 -71.36% 2
Suffolk -7 3 £300 +39.53%
Cambridgeshire -1 1 £300 -9.09% 1
Problem Management
England

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 19 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 East of England region with a requirement for Problem Management.

1 21 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 18 (42.86%) ITIL
3 13 (30.95%) Change Management
3 13 (30.95%) Office 365
4 9 (21.43%) Active Directory
5 8 (19.05%) WAN
5 8 (19.05%) LAN
5 8 (19.05%) Data Analysis
5 8 (19.05%) Security Cleared
6 7 (16.67%) Strategic Planning
6 7 (16.67%) WLAN
6 7 (16.67%) SQL
6 7 (16.67%) Oracle
6 7 (16.67%) Configuration Management
7 6 (14.29%) CCNA
7 6 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (14.29%) MS Office
7 6 (14.29%) MS Excel
7 6 (14.29%) Windows
7 6 (14.29%) Incident Management
7 6 (14.29%) Service Management
7 6 (14.29%) Migration
7 6 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
7 6 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (11.90%) Coaching
8 5 (11.90%) ITSM
8 5 (11.90%) Management Information System
8 5 (11.90%) Finance
8 5 (11.90%) System Testing

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 4 (9.52%) Apache
1 4 (9.52%) IIS
2 3 (7.14%) GroupWise
2 3 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 3 (7.14%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.38%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.38%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 6 (14.29%) MS Office
2 4 (9.52%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (4.76%) MS Project
3 2 (4.76%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.38%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 13 (30.95%) Office 365
2 2 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (19.05%) LAN
1 8 (19.05%) WAN
2 7 (16.67%) WLAN
3 4 (9.52%) Firewall
3 4 (9.52%) Internet
4 3 (7.14%) Wireless
5 2 (4.76%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.90%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (7.14%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 3 (7.14%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (7.14%) Oracle Database
2 3 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (7.14%) Oracle9i Database
2 3 (7.14%) Pentaho
2 3 (7.14%) Relational Database
2 3 (7.14%) SAP Data Services
2 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) CA Gen
2 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.38%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (11.90%) Finance
2 4 (9.52%) Retail
3 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support
2 9 (21.43%) Analyst
3 4 (9.52%) Designer
3 4 (9.52%) Infrastructure Designer
3 4 (9.52%) Service Analyst
4 3 (7.14%) Applications Support
4 3 (7.14%) Applications Support Analyst
4 3 (7.14%) Data Manager
4 3 (7.14%) Data Migration Manager
4 3 (7.14%) Developer
4 3 (7.14%) ETL Developer
4 3 (7.14%) Migration Manager
4 3 (7.14%) Pentaho Developer
4 3 (7.14%) Support Analyst
5 2 (4.76%) Desktop Team Leader
5 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) Project Manager
5 2 (4.76%) Service Transition Analyst
5 2 (4.76%) Team Leader
5 2 (4.76%) Transition Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.52%) Middleware
2 3 (7.14%) .NET
2 3 (7.14%) .NET Framework
2 3 (7.14%) J2EE
2 3 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.90%) Management Information System
2 5 (11.90%) NHS
3 1 (2.38%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.38%) EPoS
3 1 (2.38%) Pricing Data
3 1 (2.38%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.29%) Windows
2 4 (9.52%) Unix
3 3 (7.14%) Windows Server
4 2 (4.76%) Linux
4 2 (4.76%) Windows 7
4 2 (4.76%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (42.86%) ITIL
2 13 (30.95%) Change Management
3 8 (19.05%) Data Analysis
4 7 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 7 (16.67%) Strategic Planning
5 6 (14.29%) Incident Management
5 6 (14.29%) Migration
5 6 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
5 6 (14.29%) Service Management
6 5 (11.90%) Coaching
6 5 (11.90%) ITSM
6 5 (11.90%) System Testing
7 4 (9.52%) Change Control
7 4 (9.52%) ITIL V3
7 4 (9.52%) Security Patching
8 3 (7.14%) Capacity Management
8 3 (7.14%) Data Migration
8 3 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (7.14%) Project Management
8 3 (7.14%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (16.67%) SQL
2 4 (9.52%) Java
3 3 (7.14%) Perl
3 3 (7.14%) PL/SQL
3 3 (7.14%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (19.05%) Security Cleared
2 6 (14.29%) CCNA
2 6 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (11.90%) CCA
3 5 (11.90%) Citrix Certification
3 5 (11.90%) MCP
3 5 (11.90%) MCSE
4 4 (9.52%) SC Cleared
5 2 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (2.38%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (2.38%) Degree
6 1 (2.38%) MCSA
6 1 (2.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.90%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 4 (9.52%) NDS
3 3 (7.14%) Firmware
4 2 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (2.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (7.14%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (2.38%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 1 (2.38%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (16.67%) Oracle
3 5 (11.90%) Cisco
4 4 (9.52%) Novell
5 3 (7.14%) BEA
5 3 (7.14%) Informatica
5 3 (7.14%) Pega
5 3 (7.14%) webMethods
6 2 (4.76%) SAP
6 2 (4.76%) ServiceNow
6 2 (4.76%) VMware
7 1 (2.38%) EMC
7 1 (2.38%) Fujitsu
7 1 (2.38%) IBM
7 1 (2.38%) PTC
7 1 (2.38%) Siemens