The table below looks at the statistics for Problem Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Problem Management over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Problem Management
Rank 113 107 104
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -3
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 6 13 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.28% 0.58% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 0.73% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 6
Average daily rate £335 £205 £240
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+63.41% -14.58%
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+5.38% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £29.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-6.89% +28.88%
Problem Management
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1645 1788 1525
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 76.37% 79.82% 75.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1055 1088 901
Average daily rate £380 £388 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.06% +7.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 81 69
Average hourly rate £38.00 £37.50 £46.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -18.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.00 £14.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.50 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -2.38%

Problem Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Problem Management across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Problem Management Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Problem Management
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Problem Management Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Problem Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Problem Management across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Problem Management Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Problem Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Problem Management Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Problem Management
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Problem Management within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke - 2 - -
Southampton +14 1 £177 -44.64% 1
Problem Management
South East

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing Problem Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Problem Management.

1 14 (73.68%) ITIL
1 14 (73.68%) Change Management
2 12 (63.16%) Management Information System
2 12 (63.16%) Incident Management
3 10 (52.63%) Capacity Management
4 9 (47.37%) Information Security
4 9 (47.37%) Project Management
5 8 (42.11%) Internet
5 8 (42.11%) PCI DSS
5 8 (42.11%) Data Centre
6 7 (36.84%) Driving Licence
6 7 (36.84%) Security Patching
6 7 (36.84%) Computer Security
6 7 (36.84%) Cryptography
6 7 (36.84%) Intrusion Detection
6 7 (36.84%) MPLS
6 7 (36.84%) Firewall
6 7 (36.84%) DNS
7 6 (31.58%) DHCP
7 6 (31.58%) TCP/IP
8 5 (26.32%) Cisco
9 4 (21.05%) Windows
9 4 (21.05%) AIX
9 4 (21.05%) Linux
9 4 (21.05%) IPsec
9 4 (21.05%) CISSP
9 4 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (21.05%) CCNA
9 4 (21.05%) Red Hat
9 4 (21.05%) Asset Management

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing Problem Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Problem Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (15.79%) Apache
1 3 (15.79%) JBoss
1 3 (15.79%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.26%) IIS
2 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.26%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
1 2 (10.53%) MS Project
1 2 (10.53%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.26%) MS Office
2 1 (5.26%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (42.11%) Internet
2 7 (36.84%) DNS
2 7 (36.84%) Firewall
2 7 (36.84%) Intrusion Detection
2 7 (36.84%) MPLS
3 6 (31.58%) DHCP
3 6 (31.58%) TCP/IP
4 4 (21.05%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (21.05%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (21.05%) IPsec
4 4 (21.05%) Network Security
5 3 (15.79%) ADSL
5 3 (15.79%) Ethernet
5 3 (15.79%) HSRP
5 3 (15.79%) ISDN
5 3 (15.79%) LAN
5 3 (15.79%) LDAP
5 3 (15.79%) PSTN
5 3 (15.79%) SNMP
5 3 (15.79%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) DB2
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
1 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.26%) French Language
2 1 (5.26%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Business Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Business Process Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Incident Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Network Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) OSS Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) OSS Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Process Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Service Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Service Management Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Systems Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) 802.1X
2 1 (5.26%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 12 (63.16%) Management Information System
2 8 (42.11%) Data Centre
3 7 (36.84%) Cryptography
3 7 (36.84%) Driving Licence
4 4 (21.05%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (10.53%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) AIX
1 4 (21.05%) Linux
1 4 (21.05%) Windows
2 3 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (15.79%) Unix
3 2 (10.53%) Solaris
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) Change Management
1 14 (73.68%) ITIL
2 12 (63.16%) Incident Management
3 10 (52.63%) Capacity Management
4 9 (47.37%) Information Security
4 9 (47.37%) Project Management
5 7 (36.84%) Computer Security
5 7 (36.84%) Security Patching
6 4 (21.05%) Asset Management
6 4 (21.05%) Information Assurance
6 4 (21.05%) Server Hardening
6 4 (21.05%) SIEM
7 3 (15.79%) Load Balancing
7 3 (15.79%) Network Management
7 3 (15.79%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (15.79%) Service Management
8 2 (10.53%) Cybersecurity
8 2 (10.53%) Identity Management
8 2 (10.53%) Information Security Management
8 2 (10.53%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) Perl
1 3 (15.79%) Python
2 1 (5.26%) C
2 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
2 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) CCNA
1 4 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (21.05%) CISSP
1 4 (21.05%) GCIH
1 4 (21.05%) GIAC
2 3 (15.79%) CCNP
2 3 (15.79%) RHCSA
3 2 (10.53%) Degree
4 1 (5.26%) HND
4 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (42.11%) PCI DSS
2 4 (21.05%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) Puppet
2 3 (15.79%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (5.26%) Tivoli
3 1 (5.26%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 1 (5.26%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Cisco
2 4 (21.05%) Cyberoam
2 4 (21.05%) F5
2 4 (21.05%) Red Hat
3 2 (10.53%) BT
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.53%) VMware
4 1 (5.26%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 1 (5.26%) Arqiva
4 1 (5.26%) Ericsson
4 1 (5.26%) HP
4 1 (5.26%) Huawei
4 1 (5.26%) Juniper
4 1 (5.26%) Nokia
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle
4 1 (5.26%) Virgin Media
4 1 (5.26%) ZTE