The table below looks at the statistics for Problem Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Problem Management over the 3 months to 24 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Problem Management
Rank 69 84 77
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -7
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 10 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.97% 0.35% 0.083%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.20% 0.43% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 1
Median daily rate £388 £380 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.97% -5.59%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £328 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.87% -6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.83 £37.09 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-22.27% +100.48%
Problem Management
Scotland

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
836 1406 922
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 80.93% 82.42% 76.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 511 744 534
Median daily rate £388 £390 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.64% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £501 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 10
Median hourly rate £43.00 £15.50 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+177.41% -1.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.41 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £40.38 £31.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +26.94%

Problem Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh 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 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Problem Management across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 24 September 2016.

Problem Management Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Problem Management.

1 8 (47.06%) Finance
1 8 (47.06%) Data Centre
2 7 (41.18%) Cisco
3 5 (29.41%) ITSM
3 5 (29.41%) Law
3 5 (29.41%) Data Centre Operations
4 4 (23.53%) Banking
4 4 (23.53%) ITIL
5 3 (17.65%) Windows
5 3 (17.65%) Genesys
5 3 (17.65%) CheckPoint
5 3 (17.65%) Wireless
5 3 (17.65%) Change Management
5 3 (17.65%) Firewall
5 3 (17.65%) Workforce Optimisation
5 3 (17.65%) WFM
5 3 (17.65%) Cisco CUCM
5 3 (17.65%) Verint
6 2 (11.76%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (11.76%) Demand Management
6 2 (11.76%) Lean Six Sigma
6 2 (11.76%) WAAS
6 2 (11.76%) MRTG
6 2 (11.76%) Windows Server
6 2 (11.76%) Dashboard Development
6 2 (11.76%) Performance Metrics
6 2 (11.76%) Spanning Tree
6 2 (11.76%) Cisco Wireless
6 2 (11.76%) Scrum

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 2 (11.76%) IIS
2 1 (5.88%) Apache Solr
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) Firewall
1 3 (17.65%) Wireless
2 2 (11.76%) BGP
2 2 (11.76%) Cisco Wireless
2 2 (11.76%) EIGRP
2 2 (11.76%) Internet
2 2 (11.76%) LAN
2 2 (11.76%) MPLS
2 2 (11.76%) MRTG
2 2 (11.76%) OSPF
2 2 (11.76%) Spanning Tree
2 2 (11.76%) VLAN
2 2 (11.76%) WAAS
2 2 (11.76%) WAN
3 1 (5.88%) BIG-IP
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (5.88%) Ethernet
3 1 (5.88%) FWSM
3 1 (5.88%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) Spotfire
General
1 8 (47.06%) Finance
2 5 (29.41%) Law
3 4 (23.53%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (17.65%) Support Engineer
1 3 (17.65%) Telephony Engineer
1 3 (17.65%) Telephony Support
2 2 (11.76%) Agile Coach
2 2 (11.76%) Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) Applications Support
2 2 (11.76%) Check Point Support
2 2 (11.76%) Cisco Support
2 2 (11.76%) Data Centre Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Data Centre Operations Technician
2 2 (11.76%) Data Centre Technician
2 2 (11.76%) Data Technician
2 2 (11.76%) Network Support
2 2 (11.76%) Operations Technician
3 1 (5.88%) Check Point Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco Network Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) Data Centre Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Juniper Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) Mac Technician
3 1 (5.88%) Migration Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.76%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Data Centre Operations
1 5 (29.41%) ITSM
2 4 (23.53%) ITIL
3 3 (17.65%) Change Management
3 3 (17.65%) WFM
3 3 (17.65%) Workforce Optimisation
4 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (11.76%) Dashboard Development
4 2 (11.76%) Demand Management
4 2 (11.76%) Lean Six Sigma
4 2 (11.76%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (11.76%) Scrum
4 2 (11.76%) Six Sigma
4 2 (11.76%) Supplier Management
5 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.88%) Migration
5 1 (5.88%) Project Planning
5 1 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) CCIE
1 1 (5.88%) CCNP
1 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (5.88%) Cacti
2 1 (5.88%) Nagios
2 1 (5.88%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Cisco
2 3 (17.65%) CheckPoint
2 3 (17.65%) Genesys
2 3 (17.65%) Verint
3 1 (5.88%) F5
3 1 (5.88%) Juniper
3 1 (5.88%) SolarWinds