The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Problem Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Problem Manager
UK / England
Rank 549 576 545
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -31
Contract jobs requiring a Problem Manager 24 34 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.057% 0.071% 0.098%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.061% 0.075% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 20 34
Median daily rate £375 £348 £321
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.91% +8.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £317 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £451 £396
UK excluding London median daily rate £288 £345 £330
% change year-on-year
-16.52% +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £40.00

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
39639 45394 45253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.69% 95.07% 94.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 26042 29634 28355
Median daily rate £425 £422 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.71% +5.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £263 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1412 1517 1797
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £49.50 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +6.92%

Problem Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured Problem Manager in the job title.

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 23 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Problem Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 23 February 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
South East +20 11 - -
London +12 6 £375 +16.73%
South West +8 4 £375 -
East Midlands - 2 £350 -
North West +27 1 £500 +33.33% 1
Problem Manager
UK

Problem Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, Problem Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring Problem Manager in the job title.

1 40 (80.00%) Problem Management
2 39 (78.00%) ITIL
3 26 (52.00%) Service Management
4 19 (38.00%) ITIL Certification
4 19 (38.00%) Security Cleared
5 17 (34.00%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (34.00%) SC Cleared
6 14 (28.00%) Military
7 13 (26.00%) Incident Management
7 13 (26.00%) Service Delivery
8 12 (24.00%) Change Management
9 10 (20.00%) Business Continuity
10 8 (16.00%) Windows
10 8 (16.00%) ServiceNow
11 7 (14.00%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (14.00%) Process Improvement
11 7 (14.00%) Matrix Organization
11 7 (14.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 7 (14.00%) SLA
11 7 (14.00%) Active Directory
11 7 (14.00%) HP
11 7 (14.00%) Replication
11 7 (14.00%) VMware
11 7 (14.00%) Huawei
11 7 (14.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 5 (10.00%) ITSM
12 5 (10.00%) ITIL V3
13 4 (8.00%) Root Cause Analysis
14 3 (6.00%) Performance Improvement
14 3 (6.00%) Management Information System

Problem Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

Applications
1 1 (2.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.00%) MS Office
1 1 (2.00%) Spreadsheet
General
1 14 (28.00%) Military
2 3 (6.00%) Finance
3 2 (4.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.00%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.00%) Front Office
Miscellaneous
1 17 (34.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (14.00%) Replication
3 3 (6.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.00%) CMDB
4 2 (4.00%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.00%) Hedge funds
5 1 (2.00%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.00%) Windows
2 1 (2.00%) Linux
2 1 (2.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (80.00%) Problem Management
2 39 (78.00%) ITIL
3 26 (52.00%) Service Management
4 13 (26.00%) Incident Management
4 13 (26.00%) Service Delivery
5 12 (24.00%) Change Management
6 10 (20.00%) Business Continuity
7 7 (14.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (14.00%) Matrix Organization
7 7 (14.00%) Process Improvement
8 5 (10.00%) ITIL V3
8 5 (10.00%) ITSM
9 4 (8.00%) Root Cause Analysis
10 3 (6.00%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (6.00%) Performance Improvement
11 2 (4.00%) Data Analysis
11 2 (4.00%) Knowledge Management
11 2 (4.00%) Lean Six Sigma
11 2 (4.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 2 (4.00%) Trend Analysis
Qualifications
1 19 (38.00%) ITIL Certification
1 19 (38.00%) Security Cleared
2 17 (34.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (2.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 7 (14.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (14.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (14.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 8 (16.00%) ServiceNow
2 7 (14.00%) HP
2 7 (14.00%) Huawei
2 7 (14.00%) VMware
3 3 (6.00%) Remedy
4 2 (4.00%) Sun
5 1 (2.00%) Oracle