The table below looks at the statistics for Problem Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Problem Management over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Problem Management
Rank 51 54 42
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -12
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 7 7 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 1.47% 1.13% 2.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.82% 1.45% 3.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 13
Median daily rate £338 £535 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.91% +18.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £523 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £547 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £321 £295 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.89% -15.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+45.94% +5.71%
Problem Management
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
385 484 387
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 80.71% 77.94% 77.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 298 210
Median daily rate £325 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £275 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 48 47
Median hourly rate £36.00 £32.65 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.26% +8.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £16.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £42.50 £41.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

Problem Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Essex region citing Problem Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Problem Management Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Problem Management
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Problem Management Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Problem Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Problem Management across the Essex region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

Problem Management Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

Problem Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Problem Management Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Problem Management
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Problem Management within the Essex 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
Basildon - 2 £288 -
Colchester -7 1 £425 - 1
Problem Management
East of England

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Problem Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Essex region with a requirement for Problem Management.

1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) MS Office
2 4 (44.44%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (33.33%) Wireless
3 3 (33.33%) Firewall
3 3 (33.33%) Windows
3 3 (33.33%) Firmware
3 3 (33.33%) Security Patching
4 2 (22.22%) Internet
4 2 (22.22%) Blackberry
4 2 (22.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (22.22%) Apple
4 2 (22.22%) Clearswift
4 2 (22.22%) MCP
4 2 (22.22%) MCSE
4 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
4 2 (22.22%) LAN
4 2 (22.22%) WLAN
4 2 (22.22%) WAN
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco
4 2 (22.22%) CCNA
4 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
4 2 (22.22%) CCA
4 2 (22.22%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (22.22%) Nokia
4 2 (22.22%) Data Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) Strategic Planning
4 2 (22.22%) Smartphone

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 (22.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 1 (11.11%) IBM Domino
2 1 (11.11%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Office
2 2 (22.22%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Firewall
1 3 (33.33%) Wireless
2 2 (22.22%) Internet
2 2 (22.22%) LAN
2 2 (22.22%) WAN
2 2 (22.22%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) AdminStudio
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Applications Packager
2 2 (22.22%) Messaging Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) BlackBerry Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Domino Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Domino Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Exchange Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) IT Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) IT Manager
3 1 (11.11%) IT Operations Manager
3 1 (11.11%) IT Services Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Mobile Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Operations Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Service Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Service Operations Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (22.22%) Blackberry
1 2 (22.22%) BYOD
1 2 (22.22%) iPad
1 2 (22.22%) iPhone
1 2 (22.22%) Smartphone
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Android
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Phone
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (33.33%) Security Patching
3 2 (22.22%) Data Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
3 2 (22.22%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (11.11%) Application Packaging
4 1 (11.11%) Capacity Management
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) Coaching
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) ITSM
4 1 (11.11%) People Management
4 1 (11.11%) Service Management
4 1 (11.11%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
1 1 (11.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) CCA
1 2 (22.22%) CCNA
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (22.22%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (22.22%) MCP
1 2 (22.22%) MCSE
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Firmware
2 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (11.11%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Apple
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco
2 2 (22.22%) Clearswift
2 2 (22.22%) Nokia
2 2 (22.22%) Proofpoint
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix
3 1 (11.11%) IBM
3 1 (11.11%) Lotus