The table below looks at the statistics for Problem Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Problem Management over the 3 months to 21 February 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Problem Management
England / London
Rank 271 235 228
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -7
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 137 185 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.71% 0.88% 0.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.84% 1.03% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 128 115
Median daily rate £400 £355 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.57% -11.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £250 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £550 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 11
Median hourly rate £24.00 £11.50 £20.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+108.69% -43.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £11.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £11.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.97 £18.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+10.94% +12.50%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
16371 17920 17326
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 84.72% 84.94% 82.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 11854 12787 12360
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £325 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 159 219 198
Median hourly rate £33.00 £22.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.66% +4.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.04 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £53.00 £51.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +45.45%

Problem Management
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London 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 London

Problem Management
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Problem Management Daily Rate Trend in London

Problem Management
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Problem Management across the London region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Problem Management Daily Rate Histogram in London

Problem Management
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Problem Management Hourly Rate Trend in London

Problem Management
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Problem Management across the London region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Problem Management Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Problem Management
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 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
City of London -18 15 £400 -4.47% 10
Croydon -13 5 £575 +82.53%
Bromley +7 2 £400 -23.80%
Uxbridge - 2 - -
Greenwich - 2 £140 -
Hammersmith -2 1 - -
Harrow - 1 £250 -
Westminster - 1 £425 -
Problem Management
England

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 London region with a requirement for Problem Management.

1 170 (55.74%) ITIL
2 133 (43.61%) Windows
3 89 (29.18%) Finance
4 82 (26.89%) Service Management
5 77 (25.25%) Microsoft
6 74 (24.26%) Active Directory
6 74 (24.26%) Change Management
7 63 (20.66%) VMware
8 59 (19.34%) Service Delivery
9 57 (18.69%) MS Excel
10 56 (18.36%) SQL
11 54 (17.70%) Incident Management
12 47 (15.41%) Security Cleared
13 46 (15.08%) Banking
13 46 (15.08%) Citrix
14 45 (14.75%) VMware Infrastructure
15 44 (14.43%) SLA
15 44 (14.43%) Continuous Improvement
16 43 (14.10%) MS Office
16 43 (14.10%) Linux
17 42 (13.77%) Cisco
17 42 (13.77%) Windows Server
18 41 (13.44%) Oracle
19 38 (12.46%) Root Cause Analysis
19 38 (12.46%) Windows 7
19 38 (12.46%) Analytical Skills
20 36 (11.80%) Configuration Management
21 32 (10.49%) Agile Software Development
22 30 (9.84%) ITSM
23 29 (9.51%) SQL Server

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 23 (7.54%) IIS
2 19 (6.23%) MS Exchange
3 17 (5.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 14 (4.59%) SharePoint
5 10 (3.28%) WebSphere
6 9 (2.95%) Exchange Server 2007
6 9 (2.95%) Skype for Business
6 9 (2.95%) WebLogic
7 8 (2.62%) Exchange Server 2010
8 7 (2.30%) Apache
9 6 (1.97%) JBoss
10 5 (1.64%) Tomcat
11 4 (1.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 3 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2013
12 3 (0.98%) GroupWise
12 3 (0.98%) SharePoint 2013
13 2 (0.66%) Documentum
13 2 (0.66%) MQSeries
13 2 (0.66%) WebSphere Application Server
14 1 (0.33%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 57 (18.69%) MS Excel
2 43 (14.10%) MS Office
3 12 (3.93%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.31%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.98%) MS Project
6 1 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.31%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.66%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.66%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.33%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.33%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.33%) ResourceLink
4 1 (0.33%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 18 (5.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (2.95%) Office 365
3 4 (1.31%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.66%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (0.66%) AWS OpsWorks
4 2 (0.66%) IaaS
4 2 (0.66%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (0.33%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.33%) GitHub
5 1 (0.33%) iPaaS
5 1 (0.33%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.33%) OneDrive
5 1 (0.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (9.51%) TCP/IP
2 25 (8.20%) DNS
2 25 (8.20%) WAN
3 24 (7.87%) VPN
4 20 (6.56%) Firewall
5 19 (6.23%) LAN
6 18 (5.90%) DHCP
7 17 (5.57%) Wireless
8 15 (4.92%) SAN
9 14 (4.59%) SSL
10 13 (4.26%) Internet
11 9 (2.95%) VoIP
12 8 (2.62%) Cisco Nexus
13 7 (2.30%) Cisco IOS
13 7 (2.30%) LTE
13 7 (2.30%) NAS
13 7 (2.30%) Skype
13 7 (2.30%) SNMP
14 6 (1.97%) GGSN
14 6 (1.97%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (9.51%) SQL Server
2 9 (2.95%) Oracle Database
3 8 (2.62%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (1.97%) MySQL
4 6 (1.97%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (1.64%) Oracle BI EE
5 5 (1.64%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (1.64%) SQL Server 2014
6 4 (1.31%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (0.98%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 3 (0.98%) DB2
8 2 (0.66%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (0.66%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.33%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 1 (0.33%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.33%) KDB
9 1 (0.33%) MS Access
9 1 (0.33%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (0.33%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 10 (3.28%) TeamCity
2 9 (2.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 9 (2.95%) Hudson
2 9 (2.95%) MSBuild
2 9 (2.95%) Octopus Deploy
2 9 (2.95%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (1.31%) Jenkins
4 3 (0.98%) Git (software)
4 3 (0.98%) LoadRunner
5 2 (0.66%) Introscope
5 2 (0.66%) JIRA
5 2 (0.66%) JMeter
5 2 (0.66%) Subversion
6 1 (0.33%) Ant
6 1 (0.33%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.33%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.33%) IntelliJ
6 1 (0.33%) Maven
6 1 (0.33%) Toad
6 1 (0.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 89 (29.18%) Finance
2 46 (15.08%) Banking
3 19 (6.23%) Back Office
4 17 (5.57%) Front Office
5 16 (5.25%) Telecoms
6 11 (3.61%) Legal
7 10 (3.28%) Investment Banking
8 8 (2.62%) Financial Institution
9 6 (1.97%) Law
10 4 (1.31%) German Language
11 3 (0.98%) Marketing
12 2 (0.66%) Local Government
12 2 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 67 (21.97%) Analyst
2 30 (9.84%) Support Analyst
3 28 (9.18%) Service Analyst
4 22 (7.21%) Applications Support
4 22 (7.21%) Service Desk Analyst
5 20 (6.56%) Administrator
6 19 (6.23%) Support Engineer
7 15 (4.92%) IT Manager
8 14 (4.59%) 2nd Line Support
8 14 (4.59%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 14 (4.59%) DBA
8 14 (4.59%) Network Engineer
9 13 (4.26%) Developer
10 12 (3.93%) Consultant
10 12 (3.93%) Problem Manager
10 12 (3.93%) Service Desk Support Analyst
10 12 (3.93%) Service Manager
10 12 (3.93%) Technical Analyst
10 12 (3.93%) Technical Services Analyst
10 12 (3.93%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (5.57%) Software Packaging
2 14 (4.59%) .NET
3 7 (2.30%) IBM Integration Bus
4 6 (1.97%) J2EE
4 6 (1.97%) Middleware
4 6 (1.97%) Web Services
4 6 (1.97%) XML
5 5 (1.64%) SOAP
5 5 (1.64%) WebSphere MQ
6 4 (1.31%) HTML
7 2 (0.66%) .NET Framework
7 2 (0.66%) ASP.NET
7 2 (0.66%) CSS
7 2 (0.66%) FIX Protocol
7 2 (0.66%) Hibernate
7 2 (0.66%) Java EE
7 2 (0.66%) jQuery
7 2 (0.66%) SAML
7 2 (0.66%) Spring
7 2 (0.66%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 38 (12.46%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (6.23%) Management Information System
3 18 (5.90%) Blackberry
4 16 (5.25%) Data Centre
5 10 (3.28%) Client/Server
5 10 (3.28%) Virtual Team
6 8 (2.62%) Clustering
6 8 (2.62%) iSeries
7 7 (2.30%) Hedge funds
7 7 (2.30%) NHS
8 5 (1.64%) Cyberthreat
8 5 (1.64%) Equities
8 5 (1.64%) Fat Client
8 5 (1.64%) PKI
8 5 (1.64%) SCADA
8 5 (1.64%) Thin Client
9 4 (1.31%) CMDB
9 4 (1.31%) Video Conferencing
10 3 (0.98%) Computer Science
10 3 (0.98%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 133 (43.61%) Windows
2 43 (14.10%) Linux
3 42 (13.77%) Windows Server
4 38 (12.46%) Windows 7
5 26 (8.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 24 (7.87%) Unix
7 21 (6.89%) Windows 10
8 17 (5.57%) Windows Server 2003
9 16 (5.25%) Windows Server 2008
10 12 (3.93%) Mac OS X
11 11 (3.61%) Windows 2000
12 7 (2.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 6 (1.97%) Windows 8
14 4 (1.31%) Windows XP
15 3 (0.98%) Solaris
16 1 (0.33%) Android
16 1 (0.33%) VME
16 1 (0.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 170 (55.74%) ITIL
2 82 (26.89%) Service Management
3 74 (24.26%) Change Management
4 59 (19.34%) Service Delivery
5 54 (17.70%) Incident Management
6 44 (14.43%) Continuous Improvement
7 38 (12.46%) Root Cause Analysis
8 36 (11.80%) Configuration Management
9 32 (10.49%) Agile Software Development
10 30 (9.84%) ITSM
11 28 (9.18%) ITIL V3
12 27 (8.85%) Stakeholder Management
13 22 (7.21%) Project Management
14 21 (6.89%) Information Security
14 21 (6.89%) Network Management
15 19 (6.23%) Capacity Management
15 19 (6.23%) Migration
16 17 (5.57%) DevOps
16 17 (5.57%) Disaster Recovery
17 16 (5.25%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 56 (18.36%) SQL
2 26 (8.52%) PowerShell
3 17 (5.57%) Java
4 9 (2.95%) Python
5 5 (1.64%) JavaScript
6 4 (1.31%) Perl
6 4 (1.31%) Shell Script
6 4 (1.31%) VB
7 3 (0.98%) C
7 3 (0.98%) C#
8 2 (0.66%) Bash Shell
8 2 (0.66%) PL/SQL
8 2 (0.66%) VBA
9 1 (0.33%) C++
9 1 (0.33%) COBOL
9 1 (0.33%) Jython
9 1 (0.33%) Tcl
9 1 (0.33%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 47 (15.41%) Security Cleared
2 28 (9.18%) ITIL Certification
3 23 (7.54%) Degree
4 21 (6.89%) SC Cleared
5 20 (6.56%) DV Cleared
6 19 (6.23%) Cisco Certification
7 15 (4.92%) Microsoft Certification
8 14 (4.59%) MCSE
9 12 (3.93%) CCNA
10 10 (3.28%) CCNP
10 10 (3.28%) HNC
11 9 (2.95%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 8 (2.62%) Citrix Certification
13 7 (2.30%) RHCE
14 6 (1.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 5 (1.64%) CCSA
16 4 (1.31%) CCDA
16 4 (1.31%) CCIE
16 4 (1.31%) CISSP
16 4 (1.31%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (14.43%) SLA
2 2 (0.66%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.66%) QA
3 1 (0.33%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.33%) SEPA
System Software
1 74 (24.26%) Active Directory
2 45 (14.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (6.56%) Virtual Desktop
4 18 (5.90%) XenDesktop
5 15 (4.92%) vSphere
6 14 (4.59%) VMware ESXi
7 13 (4.26%) Microsoft App-V
8 11 (3.61%) XenApp
9 9 (2.95%) VMware ESX
10 7 (2.30%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 7 (2.30%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 5 (1.64%) Hyper-V
11 5 (1.64%) Oracle RAC
12 3 (0.98%) Firmware
12 3 (0.98%) NDS
13 2 (0.66%) KVM
13 2 (0.66%) UAG
14 1 (0.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 1 (0.33%) HDFS
14 1 (0.33%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 29 (9.51%) SCCM
2 13 (4.26%) Puppet
3 11 (3.61%) ITRS Geneos
3 11 (3.61%) NetBackup
4 10 (3.28%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (2.95%) Ansible
6 6 (1.97%) Dollar Universe
6 6 (1.97%) SCOM
6 6 (1.97%) Tivoli
6 6 (1.97%) vMotion
6 6 (1.97%) WMI
7 5 (1.64%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 5 (1.64%) Tivoli Monitoring
8 4 (1.31%) DameWare
9 2 (0.66%) AirWatch
9 2 (0.66%) Cisco Prime
9 2 (0.66%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
9 2 (0.66%) HP SiteScope
9 2 (0.66%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 77 (25.25%) Microsoft
2 63 (20.66%) VMware
3 46 (15.08%) Citrix
4 42 (13.77%) Cisco
5 41 (13.44%) Oracle
6 20 (6.56%) LANDesk
7 16 (5.25%) HP
7 16 (5.25%) ServiceNow
8 14 (4.59%) Remedy
9 12 (3.93%) Sun
10 11 (3.61%) IBM
10 11 (3.61%) Red Hat
11 8 (2.62%) Dell
11 8 (2.62%) SAP
12 7 (2.30%) Avaya
12 7 (2.30%) CheckPoint
12 7 (2.30%) F5
12 7 (2.30%) Veritas
13 6 (1.97%) Palo Alto
13 6 (1.97%) WorldPay
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