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 3 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Problem Management
Rank 278 238 253
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +15
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 161 195 176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.75% 0.86% 0.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.89% 1.03% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 136 119
Median daily rate £405 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.70% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £189 £213 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £362 £328 £328
% change year-on-year
+10.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 1
Median hourly rate £16.50 £15.75 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% -45.68%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.37 £27.25 £21.80
% change year-on-year
-21.59% +25.00%
Problem Management
England

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
18121 18873 19441
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 84.86% 83.49% 80.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 13026 13477 14336
Median daily rate £476 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.81% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 195 233 252
Median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

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 3 December 2016.

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 3 December 2016.

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 3 December 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
City of London -24 17 £391 -6.28% 7
Feltham - 6 £493 - 1
Canary Wharf +2 3 £550 +50.68%
Croydon -21 2 £105 -75.29% 1
Problem Management
England

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 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 London region with a requirement for Problem Management.

1 177 (56.73%) ITIL
2 127 (40.71%) Windows
3 101 (32.37%) Finance
4 83 (26.60%) Service Management
5 82 (26.28%) Incident Management
6 75 (24.04%) Change Management
7 74 (23.72%) Microsoft
8 73 (23.40%) Service Delivery
9 69 (22.12%) Active Directory
10 66 (21.15%) SQL
11 64 (20.51%) Banking
12 62 (19.87%) Linux
13 54 (17.31%) Oracle
14 52 (16.67%) SLA
15 50 (16.03%) Unix
16 49 (15.71%) VMware
17 48 (15.38%) Windows Server
18 44 (14.10%) ITIL V3
19 43 (13.78%) MS Excel
20 41 (13.14%) MS Office
21 40 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
22 38 (12.18%) Continuous Improvement
22 38 (12.18%) Security Cleared
23 37 (11.86%) Cisco
24 35 (11.22%) Root Cause Analysis
25 34 (10.90%) Citrix
25 34 (10.90%) Agile Software Development
26 33 (10.58%) SQL Server
27 31 (9.94%) Degree
28 30 (9.62%) VMware Infrastructure

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 29 (9.29%) IIS
2 16 (5.13%) Apache
2 16 (5.13%) SharePoint
3 15 (4.81%) Tomcat
4 13 (4.17%) MS Exchange
5 12 (3.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 8 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2007
6 8 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (2.56%) WebSphere
7 6 (1.92%) JBoss
8 5 (1.60%) SharePoint 2013
8 5 (1.60%) WebLogic
9 4 (1.28%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (1.28%) CMS
9 4 (1.28%) MQSeries
10 3 (0.96%) GroupWise
10 3 (0.96%) Skype for Business
11 2 (0.64%) Documentum
11 2 (0.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 2 (0.64%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 43 (13.78%) MS Excel
2 41 (13.14%) MS Office
3 7 (2.24%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.60%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.96%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (1.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.28%) RMDS
3 3 (0.96%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (0.96%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (2.56%) Office 365
3 4 (1.28%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.64%) SaaS
4 2 (0.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (0.32%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.32%) GitHub
5 1 (0.32%) iPaaS
5 1 (0.32%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 27 (8.65%) DNS
1 27 (8.65%) TCP/IP
2 25 (8.01%) Firewall
2 25 (8.01%) WAN
3 20 (6.41%) VPN
4 19 (6.09%) DHCP
5 16 (5.13%) LAN
6 12 (3.85%) Wireless
7 10 (3.21%) Internet
7 10 (3.21%) Network Security
7 10 (3.21%) SAN
8 9 (2.88%) Cisco Nexus
8 9 (2.88%) SSL
9 8 (2.56%) LDAP
9 8 (2.56%) MPLS
10 7 (2.24%) IPsec
10 7 (2.24%) VoIP
11 6 (1.92%) BGP
11 6 (1.92%) Cisco IOS
11 6 (1.92%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (10.58%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.24%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (1.92%) MySQL
3 6 (1.92%) Oracle Database
4 4 (1.28%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (0.96%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 3 (0.96%) DB2
5 3 (0.96%) Oracle BI EE
5 3 (0.96%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (0.64%) Big Data
6 2 (0.64%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.64%) MariaDB
7 1 (0.32%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.32%) DataStage
7 1 (0.32%) Hazelcast
7 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.32%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.32%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 11 (3.53%) TeamCity
2 9 (2.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 9 (2.88%) Hudson
2 9 (2.88%) JIRA
2 9 (2.88%) MSBuild
2 9 (2.88%) Octopus Deploy
2 9 (2.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (0.96%) Subversion
4 2 (0.64%) Ant
4 2 (0.64%) Eclipse
4 2 (0.64%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.64%) IntelliJ
4 2 (0.64%) Introscope
4 2 (0.64%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.64%) JMeter
4 2 (0.64%) LoadRunner
4 2 (0.64%) Maven
4 2 (0.64%) Mockito
4 2 (0.64%) Toad
General
1 101 (32.37%) Finance
2 64 (20.51%) Banking
3 18 (5.77%) Telecoms
4 14 (4.49%) Investment Banking
5 13 (4.17%) Front Office
6 10 (3.21%) Back Office
7 9 (2.88%) Law
8 8 (2.56%) Financial Institution
9 7 (2.24%) Legal
10 4 (1.28%) German Language
11 2 (0.64%) Retail
12 1 (0.32%) French Language
12 1 (0.32%) Games
Job Titles
1 58 (18.59%) Analyst
2 28 (8.97%) Support Analyst
3 23 (7.37%) Administrator
3 23 (7.37%) Service Manager
4 21 (6.73%) Service Analyst
5 19 (6.09%) Delivery Manager
6 18 (5.77%) Consultant
6 18 (5.77%) Services Delivery Manager
7 16 (5.13%) Applications Support
7 16 (5.13%) IT Manager
7 16 (5.13%) Service Desk Analyst
8 15 (4.81%) IT Support
9 14 (4.49%) Problem Manager
10 12 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support
10 12 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
10 12 (3.85%) Support Engineer
11 11 (3.53%) ITIL Manager
12 10 (3.21%) 1st Line Support
12 10 (3.21%) Incident Manager
12 10 (3.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (4.49%) Middleware
1 14 (4.49%) Software Packaging
2 12 (3.85%) .NET
2 12 (3.85%) HTML
3 10 (3.21%) XML
4 9 (2.88%) CSS
5 7 (2.24%) FIX Protocol
6 6 (1.92%) Ajax
6 6 (1.92%) IBM Integration Bus
6 6 (1.92%) Web Services
7 5 (1.60%) SOAP
7 5 (1.60%) WebSphere MQ
8 4 (1.28%) jQuery
8 4 (1.28%) Rendezvous
9 3 (0.96%) 802.1X
9 3 (0.96%) AngularJS
9 3 (0.96%) HTML5
9 3 (0.96%) J2EE
9 3 (0.96%) JDBC
10 2 (0.64%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 40 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (8.33%) Data Centre
3 22 (7.05%) Management Information System
4 13 (4.17%) Virtual Team
5 11 (3.53%) Blackberry
6 10 (3.21%) Clustering
6 10 (3.21%) CMDB
7 8 (2.56%) Client/Server
7 8 (2.56%) iSeries
7 8 (2.56%) Performance Metrics
8 7 (2.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 6 (1.92%) Computer Science
9 6 (1.92%) Hedge funds
10 5 (1.60%) Cyberthreat
10 5 (1.60%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (1.60%) Equities
10 5 (1.60%) Mobile App
11 4 (1.28%) SCADA
11 4 (1.28%) Thin Client
11 4 (1.28%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 127 (40.71%) Windows
2 62 (19.87%) Linux
3 50 (16.03%) Unix
4 48 (15.38%) Windows Server
5 29 (9.29%) Windows 7
6 19 (6.09%) Windows Server 2012
7 17 (5.45%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (3.53%) Windows 10
10 9 (2.88%) Windows 8
11 7 (2.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (1.92%) Solaris
12 6 (1.92%) Windows 2000
13 4 (1.28%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.64%) Android
14 2 (0.64%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.64%) Windows Vista
14 2 (0.64%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.32%) AIX
15 1 (0.32%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 177 (56.73%) ITIL
2 83 (26.60%) Service Management
3 82 (26.28%) Incident Management
4 75 (24.04%) Change Management
5 73 (23.40%) Service Delivery
6 44 (14.10%) ITIL V3
7 38 (12.18%) Continuous Improvement
8 35 (11.22%) Root Cause Analysis
9 34 (10.90%) Agile Software Development
10 30 (9.62%) Configuration Management
10 30 (9.62%) Project Management
11 29 (9.29%) ITSM
12 28 (8.97%) Disaster Recovery
13 24 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
14 23 (7.37%) Migration
15 22 (7.05%) Network Management
16 21 (6.73%) Business Continuity
16 21 (6.73%) Release Management
17 20 (6.41%) Process Improvement
18 19 (6.09%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 66 (21.15%) SQL
2 23 (7.37%) PowerShell
3 15 (4.81%) Java
4 13 (4.17%) Perl
5 12 (3.85%) JavaScript
6 10 (3.21%) Shell Script
7 6 (1.92%) Python
8 2 (0.64%) PL/SQL
8 2 (0.64%) VB
8 2 (0.64%) VBA
9 1 (0.32%) C
9 1 (0.32%) C#
9 1 (0.32%) Jython
9 1 (0.32%) Ruby
9 1 (0.32%) Tcl
9 1 (0.32%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 38 (12.18%) Security Cleared
2 31 (9.94%) Degree
3 23 (7.37%) Cisco Certification
4 18 (5.77%) DV Cleared
4 18 (5.77%) ITIL Certification
5 17 (5.45%) Microsoft Certification
6 15 (4.81%) CCNA
7 14 (4.49%) SC Cleared
8 13 (4.17%) MCSE
9 10 (3.21%) CCNP
9 10 (3.21%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 8 (2.56%) CCA
10 8 (2.56%) Citrix Certification
10 8 (2.56%) HNC
11 7 (2.24%) CISSP
11 7 (2.24%) PMI Certification
11 7 (2.24%) PMP
11 7 (2.24%) RHCE
12 5 (1.60%) CCSA
13 4 (1.28%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (16.67%) SLA
2 7 (2.24%) QA
3 2 (0.64%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.64%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.32%) SEPA
System Software
1 69 (22.12%) Active Directory
2 30 (9.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (4.81%) XenDesktop
4 14 (4.49%) Virtual Desktop
5 12 (3.85%) Microsoft App-V
6 9 (2.88%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (2.56%) vSphere
8 7 (2.24%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 7 (2.24%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 5 (1.60%) Firmware
9 5 (1.60%) Hyper-V
9 5 (1.60%) XenApp
10 4 (1.28%) Oracle RAC
11 3 (0.96%) NDS
12 2 (0.64%) Terminal Services
12 2 (0.64%) VMware ESX
13 1 (0.32%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 1 (0.32%) HDFS
13 1 (0.32%) KVM
13 1 (0.32%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 26 (8.33%) SCCM
2 13 (4.17%) ITRS Geneos
3 11 (3.53%) Puppet
4 10 (3.21%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (2.88%) Ansible
6 7 (2.24%) SCOM
6 7 (2.24%) Tivoli
7 6 (1.92%) Dollar Universe
8 5 (1.60%) NetBackup
8 5 (1.60%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 5 (1.60%) Tivoli Monitoring
9 4 (1.28%) Cisco Prime
9 4 (1.28%) DameWare
10 3 (0.96%) ArcSight ESM
10 3 (0.96%) Microsoft Clustering
11 2 (0.64%) AirWatch
11 2 (0.64%) Failover Clustering
11 2 (0.64%) HP SiteScope
11 2 (0.64%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 2 (0.64%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 74 (23.72%) Microsoft
2 54 (17.31%) Oracle
3 49 (15.71%) VMware
4 37 (11.86%) Cisco
5 34 (10.90%) Citrix
6 21 (6.73%) HP
6 21 (6.73%) Remedy
7 20 (6.41%) ServiceNow
8 14 (4.49%) Dell
8 14 (4.49%) SAP
9 13 (4.17%) IBM
9 13 (4.17%) Sun
10 12 (3.85%) Red Hat
11 10 (3.21%) LANDesk
12 9 (2.88%) CheckPoint
13 8 (2.56%) Sybase
14 7 (2.24%) F5
14 7 (2.24%) Veritas
15 6 (1.92%) Avaya
15 6 (1.92%) NetApp
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