The table below looks at the statistics for Problem Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Problem Management over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Problem Management
Rank 72 69 58
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -11
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 15 28 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.36% 1.94% 2.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.60% 2.28% 2.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 24 13
Median daily rate £325 £300 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £126
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £382 £400
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 £19.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +44.44%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
938 1230 963
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 84.81% 85.24% 85.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 612 834 703
Median daily rate £410 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £560 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 22 8
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.75 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.46% -1.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.77 £10.21 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.86 £45.15 £29.30
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 Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds 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 Leeds

Problem Management
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Problem Management Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Problem Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Problem Management across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

Problem Management Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Problem Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Problem Management Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Problem Management.

1 32 (88.89%) ITIL
2 20 (55.56%) Active Directory
3 19 (52.78%) ITSM
3 19 (52.78%) Finance
4 17 (47.22%) Legal
4 17 (47.22%) MS Office
4 17 (47.22%) Windows
4 17 (47.22%) Windows XP
4 17 (47.22%) Blackberry
4 17 (47.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 16 (44.44%) iPhone
5 16 (44.44%) Windows 7
5 16 (44.44%) iPad
6 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 8 (22.22%) SQL
7 8 (22.22%) Incident Management
8 5 (13.89%) Service Management
8 5 (13.89%) ITIL V3
9 4 (11.11%) Change Control
9 4 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
9 4 (11.11%) MCDBA
9 4 (11.11%) LAN
9 4 (11.11%) WAN
9 4 (11.11%) CCIE
9 4 (11.11%) CCNP
9 4 (11.11%) CCNA

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 17 (47.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 17 (47.22%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
1 4 (11.11%) LAN
1 4 (11.11%) WAN
2 1 (2.78%) BGP
2 1 (2.78%) Extranet
2 1 (2.78%) VLAN
2 1 (2.78%) VPN
2 1 (2.78%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 19 (52.78%) Finance
2 17 (47.22%) Legal
3 1 (2.78%) Law
Job Titles
1 24 (66.67%) Analyst
2 16 (44.44%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
2 16 (44.44%) Service Analyst
2 16 (44.44%) Service Desk Analyst
3 5 (13.89%) Problem Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) DBA
4 4 (11.11%) Network Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) SQL DBA
5 2 (5.56%) Business Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Incident Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Incident and Problem Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) IT Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Major Incident Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Senior Business Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Support Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) Desktop Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) Desktop Support
6 1 (2.78%) Senior Transition Manager
6 1 (2.78%) Service Management Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 17 (47.22%) Blackberry
2 16 (44.44%) iPad
2 16 (44.44%) iPhone
3 3 (8.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 17 (47.22%) Windows
1 17 (47.22%) Windows XP
2 16 (44.44%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (88.89%) ITIL
2 19 (52.78%) ITSM
3 8 (22.22%) Incident Management
4 5 (13.89%) ITIL V3
4 5 (13.89%) Service Management
5 4 (11.11%) Change Control
6 3 (8.33%) Business Analysis
6 3 (8.33%) Change Management
6 3 (8.33%) DevOps
6 3 (8.33%) Project Management
6 3 (8.33%) Release Management
7 2 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (5.56%) Data Analysis
7 2 (5.56%) Service Design
7 2 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (2.78%) Capacity Management
8 1 (2.78%) Document Management
8 1 (2.78%) Performance Management
8 1 (2.78%) Service Continuity Management
8 1 (2.78%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) CCDA
1 4 (11.11%) CCIE
1 4 (11.11%) CCNA
1 4 (11.11%) CCNP
1 4 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (11.11%) Degree
1 4 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
1 4 (11.11%) MCDBA
1 4 (11.11%) MCITP
1 4 (11.11%) MCTS
1 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) QA
1 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (55.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) Nagios
1 1 (2.78%) OpenView
Vendors
1 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.11%) Cisco
3 1 (2.78%) HP