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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Problem Management
Rank 274 286 242
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -44
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 168 162 192
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.74% 0.70% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.87% 0.84% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 115 109
Median daily rate £425 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £204 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £347
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 5
Median hourly rate £16.50 £12.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.30 £12.00 £18.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £12.00 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.75 £37.09 £18.52
% change year-on-year
-35.96% +100.32%
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
19409 19347 19970
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 86.02% 83.44% 81.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 13908 13882 14198
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 199 217 253
Median hourly rate £24.44 £22.00 £21.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.09% +1.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.17 £13.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.28 £54.52 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +30.76%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 1 October 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 +4 21 £425 +8.97% 6
Feltham - 7 £493 -
Croydon - 3 £400 -
Canary Wharf +1 2 £340 -6.20%
Wembley - 1 £295 -
Problem Management
England

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 183 (58.28%) ITIL
2 122 (38.85%) Windows
3 104 (33.12%) Finance
4 97 (30.89%) Service Management
5 94 (29.94%) Incident Management
6 84 (26.75%) Change Management
7 81 (25.80%) Service Delivery
8 68 (21.66%) SQL
8 68 (21.66%) Active Directory
9 67 (21.34%) Microsoft
10 64 (20.38%) Unix
11 63 (20.06%) Banking
12 60 (19.11%) Oracle
12 60 (19.11%) SLA
13 56 (17.83%) ITIL V3
14 55 (17.52%) Root Cause Analysis
14 55 (17.52%) Linux
15 47 (14.97%) Windows Server
16 44 (14.01%) Project Management
16 44 (14.01%) ITSM
16 44 (14.01%) VMware
17 43 (13.69%) MS Office
18 42 (13.38%) Analytical Skills
19 40 (12.74%) Continuous Improvement
20 36 (11.46%) Degree
20 36 (11.46%) MS Excel
20 36 (11.46%) Configuration Management
21 34 (10.83%) Cisco
22 33 (10.51%) VMware Infrastructure
23 32 (10.19%) 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 28 (8.92%) IIS
2 20 (6.37%) Tomcat
3 19 (6.05%) Apache
4 15 (4.78%) MS Exchange
5 14 (4.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 14 (4.46%) SharePoint
6 7 (2.23%) WebSphere
7 5 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (1.59%) WebLogic
8 4 (1.27%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (1.27%) CMS
8 4 (1.27%) JBoss
8 4 (1.27%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (1.27%) WebSphere Application Server
9 3 (0.96%) GlassFish
10 2 (0.64%) Documentum
10 2 (0.64%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 2 (0.64%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.64%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 43 (13.69%) MS Office
2 36 (11.46%) MS Excel
3 6 (1.91%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.96%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.64%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 4 (1.27%) RMDS
2 3 (0.96%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (0.96%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.59%) SaaS
2 4 (1.27%) Office 365
3 1 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.32%) iPaaS
3 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 25 (7.96%) DNS
1 25 (7.96%) TCP/IP
2 21 (6.69%) Firewall
3 16 (5.10%) DHCP
4 14 (4.46%) LDAP
5 13 (4.14%) SAN
5 13 (4.14%) WAN
6 12 (3.82%) HTTP
7 10 (3.18%) Internet
8 9 (2.87%) LAN
8 9 (2.87%) Wireless
9 8 (2.55%) Ethernet
9 8 (2.55%) Intranet
9 8 (2.55%) NAS
10 7 (2.23%) MPLS
10 7 (2.23%) Network Security
10 7 (2.23%) VPN
11 6 (1.91%) Cisco ASA
11 6 (1.91%) IPsec
12 5 (1.59%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (10.19%) SQL Server
2 10 (3.18%) Oracle Database
3 6 (1.91%) MySQL
4 4 (1.27%) Relational Database
5 3 (0.96%) Oracle BI EE
5 3 (0.96%) RDBMS
5 3 (0.96%) SAP BI
5 3 (0.96%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (0.96%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (0.64%) Big Data
6 2 (0.64%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.64%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (0.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (0.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.32%) DataStage
7 1 (0.32%) Hazelcast
7 1 (0.32%) MariaDB
7 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 11 (3.50%) Hudson
1 11 (3.50%) TeamCity
2 9 (2.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 9 (2.87%) JIRA
2 9 (2.87%) MSBuild
2 9 (2.87%) Octopus Deploy
2 9 (2.87%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (1.59%) Eclipse
3 5 (1.59%) Subversion
4 4 (1.27%) Git (software)
5 3 (0.96%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.64%) Ant
6 2 (0.64%) IntelliJ
6 2 (0.64%) Introscope
6 2 (0.64%) JMeter
6 2 (0.64%) LoadRunner
6 2 (0.64%) Maven
6 2 (0.64%) Mercurial
6 2 (0.64%) Mockito
7 1 (0.32%) JUnit
General
1 104 (33.12%) Finance
2 63 (20.06%) Banking
3 15 (4.78%) Financial Institution
4 10 (3.18%) Telecoms
5 9 (2.87%) Legal
6 8 (2.55%) Front Office
6 8 (2.55%) Investment Banking
6 8 (2.55%) Law
7 6 (1.91%) Back Office
8 5 (1.59%) German Language
9 3 (0.96%) Retail
10 2 (0.64%) Advertising
10 2 (0.64%) French Language
11 1 (0.32%) Games
11 1 (0.32%) Military
11 1 (0.32%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 56 (17.83%) Analyst
2 38 (12.10%) Service Manager
3 30 (9.55%) Support Analyst
4 25 (7.96%) Service Analyst
5 24 (7.64%) Delivery Manager
6 22 (7.01%) Applications Support
6 22 (7.01%) Services Delivery Manager
7 20 (6.37%) Service Desk Analyst
8 18 (5.73%) Consultant
8 18 (5.73%) ITIL Manager
9 17 (5.41%) IT Manager
10 16 (5.10%) Problem Manager
11 15 (4.78%) 2nd Line Support
12 13 (4.14%) Incident Manager
12 13 (4.14%) IT Support
13 12 (3.82%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
13 12 (3.82%) Administrator
14 11 (3.50%) ITIL Service Manager
15 10 (3.18%) 1st/2nd Line Support
15 10 (3.18%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (6.05%) Middleware
2 14 (4.46%) CSS
2 14 (4.46%) HTML
3 13 (4.14%) .NET
4 12 (3.82%) XML
5 10 (3.18%) Ajax
6 9 (2.87%) Software Packaging
7 6 (1.91%) FIX Protocol
7 6 (1.91%) J2EE
8 5 (1.59%) jQuery
8 5 (1.59%) Rendezvous
8 5 (1.59%) Web Services
8 5 (1.59%) WebSphere MQ
9 4 (1.27%) AngularJS
9 4 (1.27%) SOAP
10 3 (0.96%) 802.1X
10 3 (0.96%) IBM Integration Bus
10 3 (0.96%) JDBC
10 3 (0.96%) Murex MxML
10 3 (0.96%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 42 (13.38%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (8.92%) Data Centre
3 19 (6.05%) Management Information System
4 18 (5.73%) Blackberry
5 13 (4.14%) Clustering
6 12 (3.82%) Hedge funds
7 11 (3.50%) CMDB
8 10 (3.18%) Virtual Team
9 9 (2.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 8 (2.55%) Enterprise Software
10 8 (2.55%) Fat Client
10 8 (2.55%) Performance Metrics
10 8 (2.55%) Thin Client
11 7 (2.23%) Computer Science
12 6 (1.91%) Client/Server
13 5 (1.59%) Cyberthreat
13 5 (1.59%) Fintech
13 5 (1.59%) iSeries
13 5 (1.59%) Mobile App
13 5 (1.59%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 122 (38.85%) Windows
2 64 (20.38%) Unix
3 55 (17.52%) Linux
4 47 (14.97%) Windows Server
5 23 (7.32%) Windows 7
6 19 (6.05%) Windows Server 2003
7 15 (4.78%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (4.46%) Solaris
9 11 (3.50%) Windows 8
9 11 (3.50%) Windows Server 2012
10 10 (3.18%) Windows 10
11 8 (2.55%) Windows 2000
12 7 (2.23%) Mac OS X
13 6 (1.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 6 (1.91%) Windows XP
14 5 (1.59%) Apple iOS
15 3 (0.96%) Windows Vista
16 2 (0.64%) AIX
17 1 (0.32%) HPUX
17 1 (0.32%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 183 (58.28%) ITIL
2 97 (30.89%) Service Management
3 94 (29.94%) Incident Management
4 84 (26.75%) Change Management
5 81 (25.80%) Service Delivery
6 56 (17.83%) ITIL V3
7 55 (17.52%) Root Cause Analysis
8 44 (14.01%) ITSM
8 44 (14.01%) Project Management
9 40 (12.74%) Continuous Improvement
10 36 (11.46%) Configuration Management
11 30 (9.55%) Disaster Recovery
12 26 (8.28%) Agile Software Development
12 26 (8.28%) Release Management
12 26 (8.28%) Stakeholder Management
13 22 (7.01%) Business Continuity
14 21 (6.69%) Information Security
15 19 (6.05%) Migration
16 16 (5.10%) Coaching
17 15 (4.78%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 68 (21.66%) SQL
2 26 (8.28%) Perl
3 23 (7.32%) Java
4 22 (7.01%) PowerShell
5 21 (6.69%) Shell Script
6 15 (4.78%) JavaScript
7 10 (3.18%) Python
8 5 (1.59%) C
8 5 (1.59%) T-SQL
9 4 (1.27%) C#
9 4 (1.27%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.64%) Groovy
10 2 (0.64%) Objective-C
10 2 (0.64%) VB
11 1 (0.32%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.32%) DCL
11 1 (0.32%) Jython
11 1 (0.32%) Korn
11 1 (0.32%) Ruby
11 1 (0.32%) VBA
Qualifications
1 36 (11.46%) Degree
2 28 (8.92%) Security Cleared
3 25 (7.96%) ITIL Certification
4 19 (6.05%) Cisco Certification
4 19 (6.05%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (4.14%) DV Cleared
6 11 (3.50%) PMI Certification
6 11 (3.50%) PMP
6 11 (3.50%) SC Cleared
7 10 (3.18%) MCSE
8 9 (2.87%) CCNA
9 8 (2.55%) CCNP
10 7 (2.23%) CCIE
10 7 (2.23%) CISSP
10 7 (2.23%) MCP
11 6 (1.91%) CCA
11 6 (1.91%) Citrix Certification
11 6 (1.91%) HNC
11 6 (1.91%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 4 (1.27%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (19.11%) SLA
2 10 (3.18%) QA
3 2 (0.64%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.64%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 68 (21.66%) Active Directory
2 33 (10.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (4.46%) Virtual Desktop
4 12 (3.82%) vSphere
4 12 (3.82%) XenDesktop
5 7 (2.23%) Microsoft App-V
6 6 (1.91%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 6 (1.91%) XenApp
7 5 (1.59%) Firmware
7 5 (1.59%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (1.27%) KVM
8 4 (1.27%) Oracle RAC
8 4 (1.27%) Terminal Services
9 3 (0.96%) Hyper-V
9 3 (0.96%) Squid
9 3 (0.96%) Terminal Server
9 3 (0.96%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 3 (0.96%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (0.96%) VMware ESX
10 2 (0.64%) StorNext
Systems Management
1 23 (7.32%) SCCM
2 10 (3.18%) ITRS Geneos
2 10 (3.18%) Puppet
3 9 (2.87%) Ansible
3 9 (2.87%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (2.55%) SCOM
5 6 (1.91%) Dollar Universe
5 6 (1.91%) Microsoft Clustering
6 5 (1.59%) Tivoli
7 4 (1.27%) Cisco Prime
7 4 (1.27%) Nagios
8 3 (0.96%) ArcSight ESM
8 3 (0.96%) BMC PATROL
8 3 (0.96%) DameWare
8 3 (0.96%) HP SIM
9 2 (0.64%) Control-M
9 2 (0.64%) Failover Clustering
9 2 (0.64%) OpenView
9 2 (0.64%) Tivoli Monitoring
9 2 (0.64%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 67 (21.34%) Microsoft
2 60 (19.11%) Oracle
3 44 (14.01%) VMware
4 34 (10.83%) Cisco
5 26 (8.28%) Citrix
6 24 (7.64%) HP
7 22 (7.01%) Remedy
8 18 (5.73%) ServiceNow
9 15 (4.78%) Dell
9 15 (4.78%) Sun
10 14 (4.46%) IBM
10 14 (4.46%) SAP
11 13 (4.14%) F5
11 13 (4.14%) LANDesk
12 10 (3.18%) Red Hat
13 9 (2.87%) Sybase
14 8 (2.55%) NetApp
15 7 (2.23%) Juniper
16 6 (1.91%) Veritas
17 5 (1.59%) TIBCO
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