The table below looks at the statistics for the Problem Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Problem Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Problem Manager
Rank 536 550 552
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Problem Manager 37 21 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.071% 0.043% 0.061%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.078% 0.047% 0.066%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 10 22
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£363 £411 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.85% +29.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £385 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £559 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £356 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
-10.93% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Average hourly rate £28.00 £21.44 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.61% -34.03%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £21.44 £25.74
% change year-on-year
+30.61% -16.70%
Problem Manager
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47442 44830 50194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 91.03% 92.84% 92.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 29510 27391 28804
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £342
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +2.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1899 1942 2459
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.03 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.11% -10.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.36
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -8.33%

Problem Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Problem Manager in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Problem Manager Jobs Demand Trend in England

Problem Manager
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Problem Manager Daily Rate Trend in England

Problem Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Problem Manager across the England region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Problem Manager Daily Rate Histogram in England

Problem Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Problem Manager Hourly Rate Trend in England

Problem Manager
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Problem Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +1 11 £344 -16.15% 1
East of England -28 9 £463 +15.62% 1
London +11 3 £405 -10.00% 2
Yorkshire +1 3 £375 -
West Midlands -19 1 £315 -
North East - - - -
South West - - - -
Problem Manager
UK

Problem Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Problem Manager in their job title 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 with Problem Manager in their job title.

1 54 (78.26%) ITIL
2 51 (73.91%) Problem Management
3 29 (42.03%) Root Cause Analysis
4 17 (24.64%) ITSM
5 16 (23.19%) Service Management
5 16 (23.19%) Windows
5 16 (23.19%) ITIL V3
6 15 (21.74%) Incident Management
7 12 (17.39%) ITIL Certification
7 12 (17.39%) Finance
7 12 (17.39%) Citrix
8 10 (14.49%) NetApp
8 10 (14.49%) MS Exchange
8 10 (14.49%) Exchange Server 2013
8 10 (14.49%) Exchange Server 2010
8 10 (14.49%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (14.49%) XenApp
9 8 (11.59%) Service Delivery
9 8 (11.59%) assyst
9 8 (11.59%) Security Cleared
10 7 (10.14%) Law
10 7 (10.14%) SLA
10 7 (10.14%) Trend Analysis
10 7 (10.14%) ITIL V2
11 6 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (8.70%) SC Cleared
11 6 (8.70%) OVSD
11 6 (8.70%) Publishing
12 5 (7.25%) DV Cleared
12 5 (7.25%) Remedy

Problem Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Problem Manager in their job title 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 with Problem Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (14.49%) MS Exchange
1 10 (14.49%) Exchange Server 2010
1 10 (14.49%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (2.90%) MS Office
1 2 (2.90%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.90%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (11.59%) assyst
2 2 (2.90%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.90%) TCP/IP
1 2 (2.90%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.45%) Data Mart
General
1 12 (17.39%) Finance
2 7 (10.14%) Law
3 6 (8.70%) Publishing
4 3 (4.35%) Banking
4 3 (4.35%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.45%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.45%) Legal
5 1 (1.45%) Retail
5 1 (1.45%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.45%) Local Government
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.25%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.90%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.45%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.45%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.45%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 16 (23.19%) Windows
2 10 (14.49%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.90%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (78.26%) ITIL
2 51 (73.91%) Problem Management
3 29 (42.03%) Root Cause Analysis
4 17 (24.64%) ITSM
5 16 (23.19%) Service Management
5 16 (23.19%) ITIL V3
6 15 (21.74%) Incident Management
7 8 (11.59%) Service Delivery
8 7 (10.14%) ITIL V2
8 7 (10.14%) Trend Analysis
9 4 (5.80%) Change Management
10 2 (2.90%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (2.90%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (2.90%) Performance Management
10 2 (2.90%) People Management
11 1 (1.45%) Matrix Management
11 1 (1.45%) User Acceptance Testing
11 1 (1.45%) Coaching
11 1 (1.45%) Data Analysis
11 1 (1.45%) Migration
Qualifications
1 12 (17.39%) ITIL Certification
2 8 (11.59%) Security Cleared
3 6 (8.70%) SC Cleared
4 5 (7.25%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.90%) Degree
6 1 (1.45%) CCENT
6 1 (1.45%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (1.45%) CCNA
6 1 (1.45%) ISEB
6 1 (1.45%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.14%) SLA
2 4 (5.80%) BS15000
System Software
1 10 (14.49%) XenApp
2 2 (2.90%) NFS
Systems Management
1 6 (8.70%) OVSD
2 1 (1.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (17.39%) Citrix
2 10 (14.49%) NetApp
3 5 (7.25%) Remedy
4 3 (4.35%) ServiceNow
5 2 (2.90%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.45%) HP
6 1 (1.45%) EMC
6 1 (1.45%) Cisco
London
Connectus
Rate: £440 per day
Posted: 4 days ago