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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Problem Management
Rank - 38 34
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 0 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent - 0.42% 1.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.52% 1.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £200
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £11.46 £11.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +0.96%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.23 £27.25 £21.80
% change year-on-year
-22.09% +25.00%
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
194 194 212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 78.23% 80.83% 76.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 132 92
Median daily rate £375 £345 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.85% +1.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £469
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 20 16
Median hourly rate £9.61 £17.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.47% -57.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

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 7 December 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 7 (100.00%) ITIL
2 5 (71.43%) Test Scripting
3 4 (57.14%) MCP
4 3 (42.86%) Customer-Centric Approach
5 2 (28.57%) Change Control
5 2 (28.57%) Remedy
5 2 (28.57%) Windows
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
5 2 (28.57%) PACS
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (28.57%) Change Management
6 1 (14.29%) ITSM
6 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
6 1 (14.29%) Finance
6 1 (14.29%) Service Management
6 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
6 1 (14.29%) Application Packaging
6 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
6 1 (14.29%) Citrix
6 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (14.29%) Bloomberg
6 1 (14.29%) 3G
6 1 (14.29%) MCSE
6 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
6 1 (14.29%) VPN
6 1 (14.29%) SLA
6 1 (14.29%) MSI
6 1 (14.29%) AdminStudio

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:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) 3G
1 1 (14.29%) VPN
1 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) AdminStudio
1 1 (14.29%) MSI
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Analyst
1 6 (85.71%) Support Analyst
2 5 (71.43%) Applications Support
2 5 (71.43%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Packager
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix Packager
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) MSI Packager
3 1 (14.29%) Project Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) PACS
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) ITIL
2 5 (71.43%) Test Scripting
3 3 (42.86%) Customer-Centric Approach
4 2 (28.57%) Change Control
4 2 (28.57%) Change Management
4 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
5 1 (14.29%) Application Packaging
5 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
5 1 (14.29%) Investment Management
5 1 (14.29%) ITSM
5 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (14.29%) Line Management
5 1 (14.29%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) MCP
2 1 (14.29%) HNC
2 1 (14.29%) MCSE
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 2 (28.57%) Remedy
2 1 (14.29%) Bloomberg
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix