The table below looks at the statistics for Problem Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Problem Management over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Problem Management
Rank 41 29 35
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +6
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 1 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.34% 2.46% 2.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 3.55% 3.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 2
Average daily rate - £335 £563
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -40.44%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Average hourly rate - £13.25 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -51.81%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £15.75 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -1.56%
Problem Management
East Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
227 197 231
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 76.43% 69.37% 78.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 125 96
Average daily rate £300 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £189 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 7 29
Average hourly rate £40.00 £10.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+280.95% -61.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £10.44 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £16.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Problem Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Problem Management across the Leicestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Problem Management Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Problem Management
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Problem Management Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Problem Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Problem Management Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 (77.78%) Windows
1 7 (77.78%) MS Excel
1 7 (77.78%) MS Exchange
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
1 7 (77.78%) IIS
1 7 (77.78%) TCP/IP
1 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
1 7 (77.78%) HP
1 7 (77.78%) Dell
1 7 (77.78%) EMC
1 7 (77.78%) SAN
1 7 (77.78%) Change Management
1 7 (77.78%) Disaster Recovery
1 7 (77.78%) VMware
1 7 (77.78%) Clustering
1 7 (77.78%) Retail
1 7 (77.78%) Altiris
1 7 (77.78%) IBM
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
1 7 (77.78%) Incident Management
1 7 (77.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (77.78%) SCCM
1 7 (77.78%) Data Protection
1 7 (77.78%) PCI DSS
1 7 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (77.78%) PowerShell
1 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (77.78%) Hyper-V
1 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2012
1 7 (77.78%) Mentoring

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 7 (77.78%) IIS
1 7 (77.78%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (77.78%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) SAN
1 7 (77.78%) TCP/IP
2 1 (11.11%) BGP
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (11.11%) EIGRP
2 1 (11.11%) LAN
2 1 (11.11%) OSPF
2 1 (11.11%) VPN
2 1 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (77.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Security Engineer
1 7 (77.78%) Senior Security Engineer
1 7 (77.78%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 7 (77.78%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Network Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) SAP Support
2 1 (11.11%) Systems Support
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
1 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Change Management
1 7 (77.78%) Data Protection
1 7 (77.78%) Disaster Recovery
1 7 (77.78%) Incident Management
1 7 (77.78%) Mentoring
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CCNA
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (77.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (77.78%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
1 7 (77.78%) Hyper-V
1 7 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 7 (77.78%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Altiris
1 7 (77.78%) Dell
1 7 (77.78%) EMC
1 7 (77.78%) HP
1 7 (77.78%) IBM
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
1 7 (77.78%) VMware
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) SAP