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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Problem Management
Rank 42 53 58
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +5
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 9 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 2.10% 0.39% 1.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.45% 0.51% 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 3
Median daily rate £325 £328 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.76% -26.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £328 £419
10% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £328 £489
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £343
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -3.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.83 £37.09 £18.52
% change year-on-year
-22.27% +100.32%
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
368 392 383
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 85.98% 76.86% 80.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 208 202
Median daily rate £350 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 65 45
Median hourly rate £36.00 £36.67 £33.73
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.82% +8.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £24.00 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £44.80 £43.98
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

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
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 27 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
Basildon - 4 £313 -
Brentwood - 1 - -
Southend-on-Sea - 1 - -
Problem Management
East of England

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 6 (42.86%) Performance Monitoring
3 5 (35.71%) MS Office
4 4 (28.57%) MCP
4 4 (28.57%) Windows
4 4 (28.57%) MCSE
4 4 (28.57%) LAN
4 4 (28.57%) WLAN
4 4 (28.57%) WAN
4 4 (28.57%) CCNA
4 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 4 (28.57%) Cisco
4 4 (28.57%) CCA
4 4 (28.57%) Citrix Certification
4 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (28.57%) Strategic Planning
4 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (21.43%) Coaching
5 3 (21.43%) Security Patching
5 3 (21.43%) System Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (21.43%) Wireless
5 3 (21.43%) Data Analysis
5 3 (21.43%) Firewall
5 3 (21.43%) NHS
5 3 (21.43%) Firmware
5 3 (21.43%) Internet
6 2 (14.29%) Middleware
6 2 (14.29%) ITIL

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 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.14%) GroupWise
2 1 (7.14%) IBM Domino
2 1 (7.14%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) MS Office
2 3 (21.43%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
3 1 (7.14%) MS Project
3 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Office 365
2 1 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) LAN
1 4 (28.57%) WAN
1 4 (28.57%) WLAN
2 3 (21.43%) Firewall
2 3 (21.43%) Internet
2 3 (21.43%) Wireless
3 1 (7.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) AdminStudio
1 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Applications Packager
2 2 (14.29%) Data Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Data Migration Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Messaging Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Migration Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Designer
3 1 (7.14%) Domino Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Domino Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Environment Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) IT Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) IT Manager
3 1 (7.14%) IT Operations Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Mobile Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Operations Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Service Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) Middleware
2 1 (7.14%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
2 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (21.43%) NHS
3 2 (14.29%) Blackberry
3 2 (14.29%) BYOD
3 2 (14.29%) iPad
3 2 (14.29%) iPhone
3 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 2 (14.29%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Android
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Phone
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Performance Monitoring
2 4 (28.57%) Strategic Planning
3 3 (21.43%) Coaching
3 3 (21.43%) Data Analysis
3 3 (21.43%) Security Patching
3 3 (21.43%) System Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Change Management
4 2 (14.29%) Data Migration
4 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
4 2 (14.29%) ITIL
4 2 (14.29%) Migration
4 2 (14.29%) Project Management
4 2 (14.29%) Release Management
4 2 (14.29%) Service Management
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
5 1 (7.14%) Data Security
5 1 (7.14%) ITSM
5 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
5 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
1 1 (7.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) CCA
1 4 (28.57%) CCNA
1 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (28.57%) Citrix Certification
1 4 (28.57%) MCP
1 4 (28.57%) MCSE
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 3 (21.43%) Firmware
3 2 (14.29%) NDS
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (7.14%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) Cisco
3 2 (14.29%) Apple
3 2 (14.29%) Clearswift
3 2 (14.29%) Nokia
3 2 (14.29%) Novell
3 2 (14.29%) Proofpoint
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix
4 1 (7.14%) Fujitsu
4 1 (7.14%) IBM
4 1 (7.14%) Lotus
4 1 (7.14%) SAP
4 1 (7.14%) ServiceNow