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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Problem Management
Rank 37 - 43
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 0.62% - 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.83% - 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £200 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £310 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -8.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+15.55% +28.57%
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
241 210 180
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 74.84% 76.92% 78.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 119 105
Median daily rate £450 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £519 £565
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 3
Median hourly rate £20.83 £11.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+81.13% -34.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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
Contract Job Locations in Kent

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 Kent region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Cranbrook - 1 - -
Problem Management
South East

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 4 (100.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Change Management
3 2 (50.00%) Clustering
4 1 (25.00%) PACS
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (25.00%) Application Packaging
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (25.00%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (25.00%) SCCM
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (25.00%) Ektron
4 1 (25.00%) Change Control
4 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Capacity Management
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (25.00%) Line Management
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Apache
1 1 (25.00%) IIS
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) AdminStudio
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Packager
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (25.00%) PACS
2 1 (25.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Solaris
2 1 (25.00%) Unix
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Application Packaging
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Capacity Management
3 1 (25.00%) Change Control
3 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (25.00%) ITSM
3 1 (25.00%) Line Management
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (25.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) Ektron
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Siebel
2 1 (25.00%) VMware