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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Problem Management over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Problem Management
Rank 62 64 56
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -8
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 2 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.31% 0.66% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.93% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Average daily rate
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£325 £500 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.00% +60.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £22.50 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+28.88% +30.43%
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 Hertfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
460 535 503
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 72.33% 70.39% 79.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 271 264
Average daily rate £400 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £263 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 26 19
Average hourly rate £25.00 £32.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% +85.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.10 £9.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.00 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -4.68%

Problem Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Problem Management across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Problem Management within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Daily Rate
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Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
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Vacancies
Stevenage - 1 £325 -
Problem Management
East of England

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 7 (70.00%) ITIL
2 4 (40.00%) UNIX
2 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (40.00%) ITIL V3
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle
3 3 (30.00%) Change Management
3 3 (30.00%) HP
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (20.00%) iSeries
4 2 (20.00%) SLA
4 2 (20.00%) IBM
4 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (20.00%) OS/400
4 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (20.00%) CMDB
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (20.00%) AS400
5 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
5 1 (10.00%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
5 1 (10.00%) Statistics
5 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
5 1 (10.00%) XPath
5 1 (10.00%) Degree
5 1 (10.00%) JSON
5 1 (10.00%) SAP SRM
5 1 (10.00%) QA
5 1 (10.00%) Risk Management

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SAP SRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (10.00%) FTP
2 1 (10.00%) HTTP
2 1 (10.00%) SSL
2 1 (10.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) ClearCase
General
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
1 5 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Support
2 2 (20.00%) Applications Support
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Support Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) AS400 Support
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Release Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Change Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Deployment Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Server Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Change and Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (10.00%) JSON
1 1 (10.00%) EDIFACT
1 1 (10.00%) cXML
1 1 (10.00%) SAP PI
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (10.00%) JDBC
1 1 (10.00%) SOAP
1 1 (10.00%) XML
1 1 (10.00%) XSLT
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) iSeries
1 2 (20.00%) CMDB
1 2 (20.00%) AS400
2 1 (10.00%) Statistics
2 1 (10.00%) FMCG
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) UNIX
2 2 (20.00%) OS/400
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) ITIL
2 4 (40.00%) ITIL V3
3 3 (30.00%) Change Management
4 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
5 1 (10.00%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
5 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
5 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity
5 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Management
5 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
5 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
5 1 (10.00%) Data Mapping
5 1 (10.00%) Service Management
5 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (10.00%) ITSM
5 1 (10.00%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) XPath
1 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (10.00%) Java
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
1 1 (10.00%) VB
1 1 (10.00%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) Degree
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
2 1 (10.00%) QA
2 1 (10.00%) RosettaNet
2 1 (10.00%) GxP
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Samba
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) DatAdvantage
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle
1 3 (30.00%) HP
2 2 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (10.00%) SAP
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) NetApp
3 1 (10.00%) NetIQ
3 1 (10.00%) Varonis