The table below looks at the statistics for the Problem Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Problem Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Problem Manager
Rank 406 429 418
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Problem Manager 9 4 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.038% 0.017% 0.044%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.041% 0.018% 0.047%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 6
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£345 £360 £445
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.16% -19.10%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £369 £405
% change year-on-year
-5.08% -8.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £20.00
Problem Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21943 22179 23245
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.52% 92.65% 92.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 15426 15072 15942
Average daily rate £450 £425 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 321 416 451
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.90 £45.00 £42.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

Problem Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Problem Manager in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Problem Manager Jobs Demand Trend in London

Problem Manager
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Problem Manager Daily Rate Trend in London

Problem Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Problem Manager Hourly Rate Trend in London

Problem Manager
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Problem Manager within the London region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
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Last Year
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Problem Manager
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Problem Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Problem Manager in their job title 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 with Problem Manager in their job title.

1 23 (85.19%) ITIL
2 20 (74.07%) Problem Management
3 13 (48.15%) Remedy
4 11 (40.74%) Finance
4 11 (40.74%) Root Cause Analysis
4 11 (40.74%) Incident Management
5 9 (33.33%) Service Management
6 8 (29.63%) Banking
7 7 (25.93%) ServiceNow
8 6 (22.22%) Statistics
8 6 (22.22%) Law
9 4 (14.81%) Service Delivery
9 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (11.11%) Investment Banking
10 3 (11.11%) assyst
10 3 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (11.11%) Control-M
11 2 (7.41%) BMC
11 2 (7.41%) ITSM
11 2 (7.41%) Remedy ITSM
11 2 (7.41%) Degree
11 2 (7.41%) User Experience
12 1 (3.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 1 (3.70%) Malware Analysis
12 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
12 1 (3.70%) PKI
12 1 (3.70%) Data Protection
12 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
12 1 (3.70%) SaaS
12 1 (3.70%) Splunk

Problem Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Problem Manager in their job title 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 with Problem Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (11.11%) assyst
2 2 (7.41%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) SAN
1 1 (3.70%) Intranet
1 1 (3.70%) Internet
1 1 (3.70%) Extranet
1 1 (3.70%) Firewall
1 1 (3.70%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 11 (40.74%) Finance
2 8 (29.63%) Banking
3 6 (22.22%) Law
4 3 (11.11%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.70%) Legal
5 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Statistics
2 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.41%) User Experience
4 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.70%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) UNIX
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (85.19%) ITIL
2 20 (74.07%) Problem Management
3 11 (40.74%) Root Cause Analysis
3 11 (40.74%) Incident Management
4 9 (33.33%) Service Management
5 4 (14.81%) Service Delivery
6 3 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (7.41%) ITSM
8 1 (3.70%) Workflow
8 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (3.70%) Risk Assessment
8 1 (3.70%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 1 (3.70%) Data Protection
8 1 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (3.70%) Malware Analysis
8 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce
8 1 (3.70%) ERP
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (3.70%) CISSP
2 1 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.70%) GCIH
2 1 (3.70%) CEH
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) Control-M
Vendors
1 13 (48.15%) Remedy
2 7 (25.93%) ServiceNow
3 2 (7.41%) BMC
4 1 (3.70%) HP
4 1 (3.70%) Splunk
4 1 (3.70%) ArcSight
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