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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Problem Manager
Rank 582 594 586
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Problem Manager 26 23 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.057% 0.045% 0.063%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.060% 0.048% 0.067%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 14 21
Median daily rate £281 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.68% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £300 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £459 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £280 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £28.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £28.00
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
43259 48103 48967
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.59% 94.94% 93.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 28485 31125 31438
Median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £595 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.76% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1507 1882 2044
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £43.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.71
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +8.21%

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 4 December 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 4 December 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 West +24 14 £280 -
South East +22 5 - -
London -4 4 £375 -9.09% 1
West Midlands -9 2 £450 +8.76%
Yorkshire +16 1 £450 +50.00%
Problem Manager
UK

Problem Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 61 (87.14%) Problem Management
2 52 (74.29%) ITIL
3 32 (45.71%) Service Management
4 28 (40.00%) Security Cleared
5 27 (38.57%) Root Cause Analysis
6 22 (31.43%) SC Cleared
7 19 (27.14%) Analytical Skills
7 19 (27.14%) ITIL Certification
8 18 (25.71%) Service Delivery
9 14 (20.00%) Change Management
10 13 (18.57%) Military
11 12 (17.14%) Business Continuity
11 12 (17.14%) Windows
11 12 (17.14%) SLA
11 12 (17.14%) Active Directory
11 12 (17.14%) Continuous Improvement
11 12 (17.14%) VMware
12 11 (15.71%) VMware Infrastructure
12 11 (15.71%) HP
12 11 (15.71%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 11 (15.71%) Incident Management
13 10 (14.29%) ITSM
14 9 (12.86%) Replication
14 9 (12.86%) Process Improvement
15 7 (10.00%) Finance
15 7 (10.00%) Remedy
15 7 (10.00%) Performance Improvement
16 6 (8.57%) Matrix Organization
16 6 (8.57%) MS Office
16 6 (8.57%) Supplier Management

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 6 (8.57%) MS Office
2 5 (7.14%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.86%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.43%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.71%) Radio Access Network
General
1 13 (18.57%) Military
2 7 (10.00%) Finance
3 6 (8.57%) Telecoms
4 5 (7.14%) Front Office
5 4 (5.71%) Back Office
6 1 (1.43%) Banking
6 1 (1.43%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 19 (27.14%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (12.86%) Replication
3 4 (5.71%) Fintech
3 4 (5.71%) Statistics
4 3 (4.29%) CMDB
4 3 (4.29%) Data Centre
4 3 (4.29%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.43%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 12 (17.14%) Windows
2 1 (1.43%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (87.14%) Problem Management
2 52 (74.29%) ITIL
3 32 (45.71%) Service Management
4 27 (38.57%) Root Cause Analysis
5 18 (25.71%) Service Delivery
6 14 (20.00%) Change Management
7 12 (17.14%) Business Continuity
7 12 (17.14%) Continuous Improvement
8 11 (15.71%) Incident Management
9 10 (14.29%) ITSM
10 9 (12.86%) Process Improvement
11 7 (10.00%) Performance Improvement
12 6 (8.57%) Matrix Organization
12 6 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (8.57%) Statistical Analysis
12 6 (8.57%) Supplier Management
13 5 (7.14%) High Availability
13 5 (7.14%) ITIL V3
13 5 (7.14%) Matrix Management
13 5 (7.14%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 28 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 22 (31.43%) SC Cleared
3 19 (27.14%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (7.14%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.86%) BC Cleared
5 2 (2.86%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.43%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (17.14%) SLA
2 4 (5.71%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 12 (17.14%) Active Directory
2 11 (15.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (15.71%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 12 (17.14%) VMware
2 11 (15.71%) HP
3 7 (10.00%) Remedy
4 6 (8.57%) Huawei
5 3 (4.29%) Sun
6 2 (2.86%) ServiceNow