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 26 July 2016 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Problem Manager
Rank 583 569 550
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -19
Contract jobs requiring a Problem Manager 45 45 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.090% 0.087% 0.086%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.095% 0.092% 0.091%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 21 31
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £465 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £25.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 - £21.00
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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
47288 48921 46148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.81% 94.82% 94.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 31099 31589 28488
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1397 1847 1900
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.61 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.34% +0.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.46 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

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 26 July 2016.

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 26 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 20 £425 -7.10%
London -8 11 £344 -0.36%
South West -2 4 £265 -
West Midlands -29 4 - -
North West 0 2 £325 -7.14%
East Midlands - 2 - -
East of England +18 1 £400 +9.58% 1
North East - 1 £248 -
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Problem Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, 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 64 (78.05%) ITIL
2 61 (74.39%) Problem Management
3 33 (40.24%) ITIL Certification
4 32 (39.02%) Security Cleared
5 28 (34.15%) Root Cause Analysis
6 27 (32.93%) SC Cleared
7 21 (25.61%) Incident Management
8 20 (24.39%) Service Management
9 17 (20.73%) Service Delivery
10 14 (17.07%) SLA
11 13 (15.85%) Change Management
12 12 (14.63%) Finance
12 12 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
13 11 (13.41%) Continuous Improvement
14 10 (12.20%) Stakeholder Management
14 10 (12.20%) ITSM
15 9 (10.98%) Replication
16 7 (8.54%) Business Continuity
16 7 (8.54%) Telecoms
16 7 (8.54%) MS Excel
17 6 (7.32%) Remedy
17 6 (7.32%) Process Improvement
17 6 (7.32%) Fintech
17 6 (7.32%) Supplier Management
18 5 (6.10%) Knowledge Management
18 5 (6.10%) Matrix Management
18 5 (6.10%) Trend Analysis
18 5 (6.10%) ITIL V3
18 5 (6.10%) High Availability
18 5 (6.10%) Active Directory

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.44%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 7 (8.54%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.10%) MS Office
3 4 (4.88%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.22%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) assyst
1 1 (1.22%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (1.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.88%) Radio Access Network
General
1 12 (14.63%) Finance
2 7 (8.54%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.88%) Back Office
3 4 (4.88%) Banking
3 4 (4.88%) Front Office
4 3 (3.66%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.44%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.22%) Automotive
6 1 (1.22%) Electronics
6 1 (1.22%) German Language
6 1 (1.22%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.22%) Marketing
6 1 (1.22%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (10.98%) Replication
3 6 (7.32%) Fintech
4 4 (4.88%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.88%) Statistics
5 3 (3.66%) Hedge funds
5 3 (3.66%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.22%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.88%) Windows
2 2 (2.44%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (78.05%) ITIL
2 61 (74.39%) Problem Management
3 28 (34.15%) Root Cause Analysis
4 21 (25.61%) Incident Management
5 20 (24.39%) Service Management
6 17 (20.73%) Service Delivery
7 13 (15.85%) Change Management
8 11 (13.41%) Continuous Improvement
9 10 (12.20%) ITSM
9 10 (12.20%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (8.54%) Business Continuity
11 6 (7.32%) Process Improvement
11 6 (7.32%) Supplier Management
12 5 (6.10%) High Availability
12 5 (6.10%) ITIL V3
12 5 (6.10%) Knowledge Management
12 5 (6.10%) Matrix Management
12 5 (6.10%) Trend Analysis
13 4 (4.88%) Performance Improvement
13 4 (4.88%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.66%) VBA
2 1 (1.22%) C
Qualifications
1 33 (40.24%) ITIL Certification
2 32 (39.02%) Security Cleared
3 27 (32.93%) SC Cleared
4 4 (4.88%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.44%) BC Cleared
5 2 (2.44%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.22%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (1.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (17.07%) SLA
2 4 (4.88%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.22%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (6.10%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (4.88%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 6 (7.32%) Remedy
2 5 (6.10%) VMware
3 4 (4.88%) HP
4 2 (2.44%) Huawei
4 2 (2.44%) Lotus
5 1 (1.22%) SAP