The first table below looks at the demand for Problem Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Problem Management over the 3 months to 24 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 Edinburgh 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Problem Management
Rank - 59 -
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 0 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh - 0.39% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.55% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £269 £325
% change year-on-year
+30.23% -17.30%
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
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
956 725 706
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 74.45% 71.15% 69.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 557 353 332
Average daily rate £400 £400 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £529 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 14 14
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £34.10 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Problem Management
Scotland

Problem Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Problem Management Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Problem Management
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Problem Management Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 3 (50.00%) Banking
2 2 (33.33%) Retail
2 2 (33.33%) Retail Banking
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Tivoli
2 2 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) UNIX
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) EDI
3 1 (16.67%) SAS
3 1 (16.67%) LAN
3 1 (16.67%) VoIP
3 1 (16.67%) WAN
3 1 (16.67%) DHCP
3 1 (16.67%) RIP
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) VPN
3 1 (16.67%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) CCNP
3 1 (16.67%) CCIP
3 1 (16.67%) CCDP
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (16.67%) MPLS
3 1 (16.67%) OSPF
3 1 (16.67%) BGP
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (16.67%) Service Management

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) LAN
1 1 (16.67%) VoIP
1 1 (16.67%) WAN
1 1 (16.67%) DHCP
1 1 (16.67%) RIP
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (16.67%) VPN
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) MPLS
1 1 (16.67%) OSPF
1 1 (16.67%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
1 1 (16.67%) SAS Data Integration Studio
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 3 (50.00%) Banking
2 2 (33.33%) Retail
2 2 (33.33%) Retail Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) SAS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) UNIX
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Service Management
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) Capacity Management
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
2 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCNP
1 1 (16.67%) CCIP
1 1 (16.67%) CCDP
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Tivoli
1 2 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) Polycom