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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Problem Management over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Problem Management
Rank 93 84 62
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -22
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 13 7 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.72% 0.49% 1.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.88% 0.63% 2.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 11
Average daily rate £350 £475 £423
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.31% +12.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £415 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £500 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £341
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £11.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -39.47%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
1483 1106 901
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 81.84% 77.45% 75.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 873 669 479
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £496
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 31 34
Average hourly rate £32.50 £17.50 £17.15
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.71% +2.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £11.50 £10.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £24.00 £48.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Problem Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Problem Management across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Problem Management also 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 that cited Problem Management.

1 26 (70.27%) ITIL
2 16 (43.24%) Incident Management
3 13 (35.14%) Service Management
4 12 (32.43%) Change Management
4 12 (32.43%) Capacity Management
5 11 (29.73%) Asset Management
6 8 (21.62%) Service Delivery
6 8 (21.62%) Project Management
6 8 (21.62%) SQL
7 7 (18.92%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (18.92%) Teradata
7 7 (18.92%) Release Management
7 7 (18.92%) Performance Management
7 7 (18.92%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 6 (16.22%) Performance Optimisation
8 6 (16.22%) ITIL V3
8 6 (16.22%) PRINCE2
8 6 (16.22%) Windows
8 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
8 6 (16.22%) SAP
8 6 (16.22%) Configuration Management
8 6 (16.22%) Finance
9 5 (13.51%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (13.51%) Mainframe
9 5 (13.51%) Business Continuity
9 5 (13.51%) Data Analysis
9 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (13.51%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (10.81%) Banking
10 4 (10.81%) Active Directory

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Problem Management also 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 that cited Problem Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.41%) IIS
2 1 (2.70%) CMS
2 1 (2.70%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
1 3 (8.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (5.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) Firewall
2 1 (2.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.92%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (18.92%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 3 (8.11%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Appcelerator Titanium
1 2 (5.41%) Visual Studio
1 2 (5.41%) Xcode
2 1 (2.70%) Subversion
2 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (16.22%) Finance
2 4 (10.81%) Banking
3 3 (8.11%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.70%) Retail
4 1 (2.70%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (35.14%) Service Manager
2 8 (21.62%) DBA
2 8 (21.62%) Services Delivery Manager
3 7 (18.92%) Delivery Manager
3 7 (18.92%) Teradata DBA
4 5 (13.51%) Incident Manager
4 5 (13.51%) ITIL Manager
5 4 (10.81%) ITIL Service Manager
6 3 (8.11%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 3 (8.11%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (8.11%) Defect Manager
7 2 (5.41%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Android Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Applications Developer
7 2 (5.41%) iOS Android Developer
7 2 (5.41%) ITIL Incident Manager
7 2 (5.41%) Public Sector Delivery Manager
7 2 (5.41%) Service Improvement Manager
7 2 (5.41%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) .NET
1 2 (5.41%) .NET Framework
1 2 (5.41%) Ajax
1 2 (5.41%) Android SDK
1 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET
1 2 (5.41%) Entity Framework
1 2 (5.41%) HTML
1 2 (5.41%) HTML5
1 2 (5.41%) iOS SDK
1 2 (5.41%) J2EE
1 2 (5.41%) jQuery
1 2 (5.41%) PhoneGap
1 2 (5.41%) WCF
1 2 (5.41%) Web Services
1 2 (5.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Mainframe
2 3 (8.11%) Life Science
2 3 (8.11%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.41%) CMDB
3 2 (5.41%) IBM Mainframe
3 2 (5.41%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.70%) Clustering
4 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.70%) NHS
4 1 (2.70%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.70%) Replication
4 1 (2.70%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.22%) Windows
2 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (8.11%) Windows Server
3 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (5.41%) Android
4 2 (5.41%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.70%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (70.27%) ITIL
2 16 (43.24%) Incident Management
3 13 (35.14%) Service Management
4 12 (32.43%) Capacity Management
4 12 (32.43%) Change Management
5 11 (29.73%) Asset Management
6 8 (21.62%) Project Management
6 8 (21.62%) Service Delivery
7 7 (18.92%) Performance Management
7 7 (18.92%) Release Management
8 6 (16.22%) Configuration Management
8 6 (16.22%) ITIL V3
8 6 (16.22%) Performance Optimisation
8 6 (16.22%) PRINCE2
9 5 (13.51%) Business Continuity
9 5 (13.51%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (13.51%) Data Analysis
9 5 (13.51%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (8.11%) Defect Management
10 3 (8.11%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (21.62%) SQL
2 2 (5.41%) C#
2 2 (5.41%) Java
2 2 (5.41%) JavaScript
2 2 (5.41%) Objective-C
2 2 (5.41%) VB.NET
3 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.41%) DV Cleared
2 2 (5.41%) MCDST
2 2 (5.41%) MCP
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.70%) Degree
3 1 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (10.81%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.41%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) NetBackup
1 2 (5.41%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 7 (18.92%) Teradata
2 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
2 6 (16.22%) SAP
3 2 (5.41%) Appcelerator
3 2 (5.41%) IBM
3 2 (5.41%) Remedy
3 2 (5.41%) Symantec
3 2 (5.41%) Xamarin
4 1 (2.70%) Citrix
4 1 (2.70%) EPiServer
4 1 (2.70%) OpenText
4 1 (2.70%) Wyse
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