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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Problem Manager
Rank 587 622 571
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -51
Contract jobs requiring a Problem Manager 39 29 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.079% 0.055% 0.067%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.084% 0.058% 0.072%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 15 25
Median daily rate £375 £365 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £290 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £459 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £28.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £28.00
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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
46540 50073 48926
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.64% 95.00% 93.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 30705 32541 30337
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £376 £351
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +6.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1499 1918 1984
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £41.50 £37.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 +24 15 £388 -3.12%
London +9 14 £313 -18.83% 1
South West - 4 £265 -
West Midlands -20 2 £375 +32.49% 3
North West +18 1 £325 -7.14%
East of England +12 1 £400 +9.58%
Yorkshire +11 1 £450 +50.00%
North East - 1 £248 -
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Problem Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 55 (80.88%) Problem Management
2 53 (77.94%) ITIL
3 30 (44.12%) Root Cause Analysis
4 24 (35.29%) Service Management
5 21 (30.88%) Service Delivery
6 19 (27.94%) Security Cleared
6 19 (27.94%) Incident Management
7 16 (23.53%) ITIL Certification
8 13 (19.12%) ITSM
8 13 (19.12%) Finance
8 13 (19.12%) SC Cleared
9 12 (17.65%) SLA
10 9 (13.24%) Change Management
10 9 (13.24%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (13.24%) ITIL V3
10 9 (13.24%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (11.76%) Remedy
12 7 (10.29%) Project Management
12 7 (10.29%) MS Excel
12 7 (10.29%) Trend Analysis
13 6 (8.82%) DV Cleared
13 6 (8.82%) Statistical Analysis
13 6 (8.82%) Supplier Management
13 6 (8.82%) Performance Improvement
13 6 (8.82%) Fintech
13 6 (8.82%) MS Office
13 6 (8.82%) Telecoms
14 5 (7.35%) VMware
14 5 (7.35%) 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.94%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 7 (10.29%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.82%) MS Office
3 5 (7.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.47%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.47%) assyst
2 1 (1.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.88%) Radio Access Network
General
1 13 (19.12%) Finance
2 6 (8.82%) Telecoms
3 5 (7.35%) Front Office
4 4 (5.88%) Back Office
5 3 (4.41%) Banking
5 3 (4.41%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.94%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.47%) Electronics
7 1 (1.47%) Games
7 1 (1.47%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.47%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.24%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.82%) Fintech
3 5 (7.35%) Management Information System
3 5 (7.35%) Statistics
4 3 (4.41%) Data Centre
4 3 (4.41%) Hedge funds
4 3 (4.41%) Mainframe
5 2 (2.94%) CMDB
5 2 (2.94%) Replication
6 1 (1.47%) PMI
6 1 (1.47%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.88%) Windows
2 2 (2.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (80.88%) Problem Management
2 53 (77.94%) ITIL
3 30 (44.12%) Root Cause Analysis
4 24 (35.29%) Service Management
5 21 (30.88%) Service Delivery
6 19 (27.94%) Incident Management
7 13 (19.12%) ITSM
8 9 (13.24%) Change Management
8 9 (13.24%) Continuous Improvement
8 9 (13.24%) ITIL V3
9 8 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (10.29%) Project Management
10 7 (10.29%) Trend Analysis
11 6 (8.82%) Performance Improvement
11 6 (8.82%) Statistical Analysis
11 6 (8.82%) Supplier Management
12 5 (7.35%) High Availability
12 5 (7.35%) Knowledge Management
12 5 (7.35%) Matrix Management
12 5 (7.35%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 19 (27.94%) Security Cleared
2 16 (23.53%) ITIL Certification
3 13 (19.12%) SC Cleared
4 6 (8.82%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.94%) BC Cleared
5 2 (2.94%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.47%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (1.47%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (17.65%) SLA
2 4 (5.88%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (7.35%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (5.88%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 8 (11.76%) Remedy
2 5 (7.35%) VMware
3 4 (5.88%) HP
4 3 (4.41%) Sun
5 2 (2.94%) Huawei
5 2 (2.94%) Lotus
6 1 (1.47%) SAP