The table below looks at the statistics for Problem Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Problem Management over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Problem Management
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 52 50 57
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 5 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.86% 0.85% 1.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.13% 1.18% 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 5
Median daily rate £158 £550 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-71.36% +22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £152 £550 £329
10% offered a daily rate of more than £164 £550 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £17.75 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+26.76% +31.48%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
444 423 504
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 76.42% 72.18% 76.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 210 285
Median daily rate £450 £450 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 41 21
Median hourly rate £42.20 £37.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.53% +4.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £15.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £49.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Problem Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

Problem Management
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Problem Management Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Problem Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Problem Management Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Problem Management
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 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
Hemel Hempstead +1 3 £158 - 1
Watford +3 1 - -
Problem Management
East of England

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Problem Management.

1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle
2 4 (44.44%) IIS
2 4 (44.44%) Apache
2 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Retail
2 4 (44.44%) Change Control
3 3 (33.33%) WhatsUp Gold
3 3 (33.33%) ITSM
3 3 (33.33%) Windows
3 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
4 2 (22.22%) SLA
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (22.22%) MS Office
4 2 (22.22%) Service Management
4 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
4 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
4 2 (22.22%) People Management
4 2 (22.22%) Office 365
4 2 (22.22%) Windows 8
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (11.11%) Line Management
5 1 (11.11%) Pricing Data
5 1 (11.11%) Presales
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
5 1 (11.11%) Capacity Management

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 4 (44.44%) Apache
1 4 (44.44%) IIS
2 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
3 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 2 (22.22%) MS Office
3 1 (11.11%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
1 1 (11.11%) LAN
1 1 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
1 4 (44.44%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Applications Support
2 3 (33.33%) Applications Support Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Support Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (22.22%) Desktop Team Leader
3 2 (22.22%) Team Leader
4 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) EPoS Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) EPoS Manager
4 1 (11.11%) EPoS Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Presales Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Retail Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
1 1 (11.11%) Middleware
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) EPoS
1 1 (11.11%) Pricing Data
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
2 2 (22.22%) Windows 8
3 1 (11.11%) Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Unix
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Change Control
2 3 (33.33%) ITSM
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) People Management
3 2 (22.22%) Service Management
4 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
4 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Capacity Management
4 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Identity Management
4 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
4 1 (11.11%) Line Management
4 1 (11.11%) PLM
4 1 (11.11%) Presales
4 1 (11.11%) Product Management
4 1 (11.11%) Resource Management
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
4 1 (11.11%) Time Management
4 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) CCNA
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) IBM
3 1 (11.11%) PTC
3 1 (11.11%) SAP
3 1 (11.11%) Siemens
3 1 (11.11%) VMware