The table below looks at the statistics for Problem Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Problem Management over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Problem Management
Rank 82 86 82
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 25 20 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.51% 1.03% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.78% 1.28% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 11 8
Median daily rate £341 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.68% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £350 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.23 £25.50 £21.65
% change year-on-year
-16.74% +17.78%
Problem Management
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1404 1567 1105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 84.78% 80.32% 76.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 920 901 701
Median daily rate £420 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £255 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 42 32
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £12.35 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £40.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.25 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.02% +36.00%

Problem Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester 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 Manchester

Problem Management
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Problem Management Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Problem Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Problem Management across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Problem Management Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Problem Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Problem Management Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Problem Management
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 3 months to 9 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
Oldham - 4 - -
Problem Management
North West

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 9 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Problem Management.

1 29 (63.04%) ITIL
2 11 (23.91%) Service Delivery
2 11 (23.91%) Incident Management
3 10 (21.74%) SharePoint
4 9 (19.57%) Windows
4 9 (19.57%) Service Management
5 8 (17.39%) Management Information System
5 8 (17.39%) Oracle
6 7 (15.22%) Microsoft
6 7 (15.22%) Change Management
6 7 (15.22%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (15.22%) Business Continuity
7 6 (13.04%) Release Management
7 6 (13.04%) IBM Domino
7 6 (13.04%) SQL
7 6 (13.04%) Project Management
7 6 (13.04%) Vulnerability Management
7 6 (13.04%) People Management
7 6 (13.04%) Resource Allocation
8 5 (10.87%) Windows Server
8 5 (10.87%) Configuration Management
8 5 (10.87%) Citrix
9 4 (8.70%) QA
9 4 (8.70%) Supplier Management
9 4 (8.70%) VMware
9 4 (8.70%) Active Directory
9 4 (8.70%) SLA
9 4 (8.70%) Linux
9 4 (8.70%) SC Cleared
9 4 (8.70%) Security Cleared

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 10 (21.74%) SharePoint
2 6 (13.04%) IBM Domino
3 4 (8.70%) Skype for Business
4 3 (6.52%) MS Exchange
5 2 (4.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (2.17%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) MS Office
2 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (4.35%) Northgate Housing
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.52%) Firewall
1 3 (6.52%) LAN
1 3 (6.52%) PBX
1 3 (6.52%) VoIP
1 3 (6.52%) WAN
2 2 (4.35%) Internet
2 2 (4.35%) NAS
2 2 (4.35%) SAN
2 2 (4.35%) Unified Communications
2 2 (4.35%) VPN
2 2 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (2.17%) DHCP
3 1 (2.17%) DNS
3 1 (2.17%) Extranet
3 1 (2.17%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.35%) Big Data
1 2 (4.35%) Hadoop
1 2 (4.35%) MySQL
1 2 (4.35%) NoSQL
1 2 (4.35%) Oracle BI EE
1 2 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Git (software)
1 2 (4.35%) Subversion
General
1 3 (6.52%) Finance
2 2 (4.35%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.17%) Law
3 1 (2.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (32.61%) Service Manager
2 9 (19.57%) Analyst
3 8 (17.39%) Applications Support
4 6 (13.04%) Incident Manager
4 6 (13.04%) Support Analyst
5 5 (10.87%) Service Desk Manager
6 4 (8.70%) Applications Specialist
6 4 (8.70%) Applications Support Analyst
6 4 (8.70%) Developer
6 4 (8.70%) Domino Developer
6 4 (8.70%) Lead Developer
6 4 (8.70%) Service Planning Manager
6 4 (8.70%) Strategy Manager
7 3 (6.52%) Administrator
7 3 (6.52%) Delivery Manager
7 3 (6.52%) ITIL Manager
7 3 (6.52%) Senior Applications Support
7 3 (6.52%) Service Analyst
7 3 (6.52%) Services Delivery Manager
8 2 (4.35%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.35%) .NET
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.39%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.52%) Blackberry
2 3 (6.52%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.35%) BYOD
3 2 (4.35%) Cryptography
3 2 (4.35%) Life Science
4 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.17%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.17%) PKI
4 1 (2.17%) Smartcard
4 1 (2.17%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 9 (19.57%) Windows
2 5 (10.87%) Windows Server
3 4 (8.70%) Linux
4 2 (4.35%) Unix
5 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.17%) Windows 10
5 1 (2.17%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (63.04%) ITIL
2 11 (23.91%) Incident Management
2 11 (23.91%) Service Delivery
3 9 (19.57%) Service Management
4 7 (15.22%) Business Continuity
4 7 (15.22%) Change Management
4 7 (15.22%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (13.04%) People Management
5 6 (13.04%) Project Management
5 6 (13.04%) Release Management
5 6 (13.04%) Resource Allocation
5 6 (13.04%) Vulnerability Management
6 5 (10.87%) Configuration Management
7 4 (8.70%) ITIL V3
7 4 (8.70%) Supplier Management
8 3 (6.52%) ITSM
9 2 (4.35%) Coaching
9 2 (4.35%) Email Filtering
9 2 (4.35%) Kalman Filter
9 2 (4.35%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.04%) SQL
2 3 (6.52%) C++
3 2 (4.35%) Java
3 2 (4.35%) Perl
3 2 (4.35%) PL/SQL
3 2 (4.35%) Python
4 1 (2.17%) C#
4 1 (2.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (8.70%) SC Cleared
1 4 (8.70%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.52%) ISEB
3 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.17%) CCNA
4 1 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.17%) Degree
4 1 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.17%) MCDST
4 1 (2.17%) MCP
4 1 (2.17%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) QA
1 4 (8.70%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (8.70%) Active Directory
1 4 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.35%) KVM
2 2 (4.35%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (2.17%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) Ganglia
1 2 (4.35%) Nagios
1 2 (4.35%) Puppet
1 2 (4.35%) Salt
1 2 (4.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (17.39%) Oracle
2 7 (15.22%) Microsoft
3 5 (10.87%) Citrix
4 4 (8.70%) VMware
5 3 (6.52%) Northgate
6 2 (4.35%) 3PAR
6 2 (4.35%) HP
6 2 (4.35%) SaltStack
6 2 (4.35%) Splunk
6 2 (4.35%) Thales
7 1 (2.17%) AppSense