The table below looks at the statistics for Problem Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Problem Management over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Problem Management
Rank - 49 42
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent - 0.34% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.42% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £295 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.16% -15.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+45.94% +5.71%
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 Kent region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
225 240 209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 80.07% 81.08% 79.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 141 132
Median daily rate £400 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 4
Median hourly rate £20.83 £9.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+131.44% -48.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

Problem Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Kent 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 Kent

Problem Management
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Problem Management Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Problem Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Problem Management Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 29 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 Kent region with a requirement for Problem Management.

1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) ITSM
3 1 (33.33%) Replication
3 1 (33.33%) Clustering
3 1 (33.33%) PACS
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (33.33%) Application Packaging
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (33.33%) SCCM
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Change Control
3 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) AdminStudio
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Applications Packager
1 1 (33.33%) Applications Support
1 1 (33.33%) Applications Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) DBA
1 1 (33.33%) SQL DBA
1 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
1 1 (33.33%) PACS
1 1 (33.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Application Packaging
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
3 1 (33.33%) Change Control
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (33.33%) ITSM
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (33.33%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft