The table below looks at the statistics for Problem Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Problem Management over the 3 months to 31 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
31 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Problem Management
Rank 21 21 23
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 1 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 0.94% 2.15% 4.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.15% 3.28% 7.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 5
Median daily rate £250 £438 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.85% -27.08%
UK excluding London median daily rate £328 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.16% -14.28%
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
Gloucestershire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
87 61 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 82.08% 65.59% 60.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 55 53
Median daily rate £400 £408 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.84% +1.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £463 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £11.50 £30.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.66% +100.00%
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 Gloucester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Gloucester 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 Gloucester

Problem Management
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

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

Problem Management Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

Problem Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucester

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

Problem Management Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucester

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 31 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 Gloucester region with a requirement for Problem Management.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Meru Networks
2 1 (50.00%) AirWatch
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Fault Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) MCP
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) A+ Certification
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) CommVault
2 1 (50.00%) Terminal Services

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester 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 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Wintel Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Change Control
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Fault Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) A+ Certification
1 1 (50.00%) MCDST
1 1 (50.00%) MCP
1 1 (50.00%) MCTS
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) AirWatch
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
1 1 (50.00%) SCOM
1 1 (50.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) CommVault
2 1 (50.00%) Meru Networks
2 1 (50.00%) VMware