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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Problem Management
Rank 81 71 73
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +2
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 10 12 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.71% 1.04% 0.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.00% 1.40% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 6
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£438 £230 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+90.21% -45.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £348 £330
% change year-on-year
-6.47% +5.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £11.50 £14.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.85% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.50 £17.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-32.35% +13.33%
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
1000 855 864
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 71.17% 74.03% 70.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 626 450 431
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £240 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 44 49
Average hourly rate £16.75 £18.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.94% -28.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £9.50 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.13 £48.70 £87.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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
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 19 December 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Problem Management within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oldham +1 2 - -
Altrincham - - - -
Ashton-under-Lyne - - - -
Problem Management
North West

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 11 (36.67%) ITIL
2 9 (30.00%) Configuration Management
2 9 (30.00%) Finance
3 7 (23.33%) MS Office
3 7 (23.33%) Incident Management
3 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
4 6 (20.00%) Service Management
4 6 (20.00%) Change Management
5 5 (16.67%) Asset Management
5 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 5 (16.67%) Citrix
5 5 (16.67%) Intranet
6 4 (13.33%) assyst
6 4 (13.33%) SLA
7 3 (10.00%) Business Continuity
7 3 (10.00%) Retail
7 3 (10.00%) Degree
7 3 (10.00%) Wealth Management
7 3 (10.00%) Risk Management
7 3 (10.00%) Service Delivery
7 3 (10.00%) CCNA
7 3 (10.00%) SQL
7 3 (10.00%) CISSP
7 3 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (10.00%) Coaching
7 3 (10.00%) SC Cleared
7 3 (10.00%) Security Cleared
7 3 (10.00%) Change Control
7 3 (10.00%) CRISC
8 2 (6.67%) Analytics

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 (6.67%) JBoss
1 2 (6.67%) Apache
1 2 (6.67%) Tomcat
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 2 (6.67%) CMS
1 2 (6.67%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (23.33%) MS Office
2 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (13.33%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) Intranet
2 2 (6.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Introscope
General
1 9 (30.00%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Retail
3 1 (3.33%) Advertising
3 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (46.67%) Analyst
2 6 (20.00%) Problem Analyst
3 5 (16.67%) Incident Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Support Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Help Desk Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) 1st Line Support
4 4 (13.33%) Applications Support
4 4 (13.33%) Problem Manager
4 4 (13.33%) Applications Support Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Help Desk Support
5 3 (10.00%) Security Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Senior Security Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Defect Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Administrator
6 2 (6.67%) Linux Administrator
7 1 (3.33%) Transition Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Service Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Support Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Coordinator
7 1 (3.33%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (3.33%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (6.67%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
1 2 (6.67%) Linux
1 2 (6.67%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) ITIL
2 9 (30.00%) Configuration Management
3 7 (23.33%) Incident Management
4 6 (20.00%) Service Management
4 6 (20.00%) Change Management
5 5 (16.67%) Asset Management
6 3 (10.00%) Business Continuity
6 3 (10.00%) Wealth Management
6 3 (10.00%) Risk Management
6 3 (10.00%) Service Delivery
6 3 (10.00%) Coaching
6 3 (10.00%) Change Control
7 2 (6.67%) Analytics
7 2 (6.67%) ITIL V3
7 2 (6.67%) ITIL V2
7 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (6.67%) Content Management
8 1 (3.33%) Validation
8 1 (3.33%) Migration
8 1 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.00%) SQL
2 2 (6.67%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.33%) C#
3 1 (3.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) Degree
1 3 (10.00%) CCNA
1 3 (10.00%) CISSP
1 3 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (10.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (10.00%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) CA Wily
1 2 (6.67%) Puppet
1 2 (6.67%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.67%) Citrix
3 2 (6.67%) CA
3 2 (6.67%) Red Hat
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle
3 2 (6.67%) IBM
3 2 (6.67%) HP
3 2 (6.67%) FatWire
3 2 (6.67%) VMware
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