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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Problem Management
Rank 82 68 74
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +6
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 23 18 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.22% 1.35% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.58% 1.79% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 1
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£313 £200 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+56.25% -33.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £275
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 6
Average hourly rate £18.00 £12.50 £13.83
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.00% -9.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.40 £11.70 £10.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.60 £13.70 £30.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £18.25 £17.08
% change year-on-year
+42.46% +6.88%
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
1458 1007 883
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 77.47% 75.77% 73.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 882 609 465
Average daily rate £400 £350 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 27 47
Average hourly rate £33.64 £14.75 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+128.06% -15.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £27.50 £35.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

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 3 September 2015.

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 3 September 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.

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Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 22 (52.38%) ITIL
2 18 (42.86%) Change Management
3 14 (33.33%) Incident Management
4 11 (26.19%) Finance
5 10 (23.81%) Service Delivery
5 10 (23.81%) SQL
5 10 (23.81%) Microsoft
6 9 (21.43%) SLA
6 9 (21.43%) Project Management
7 8 (19.05%) Service Management
8 7 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (16.67%) PRINCE2
8 7 (16.67%) Windows
9 6 (14.29%) MCSA
9 6 (14.29%) MS Office
9 6 (14.29%) Release Management
10 5 (11.90%) Asset Management
10 5 (11.90%) Data Analysis
10 5 (11.90%) Teradata
10 5 (11.90%) Migration
10 5 (11.90%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (11.90%) Windows XP
10 5 (11.90%) SC Cleared
10 5 (11.90%) Security Cleared
10 5 (11.90%) Windows 7
11 4 (9.52%) Capacity Management
11 4 (9.52%) Performance Management
11 4 (9.52%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 4 (9.52%) CCNA
11 4 (9.52%) HP

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 3 (7.14%) Exstream Dialogue
2 2 (4.76%) TPMS
2 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (4.76%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.38%) Lync
3 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 6 (14.29%) MS Office
2 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Exstream
2 2 (4.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (4.76%) Remedy AR System
2 2 (4.76%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) SaaS
1 1 (2.38%) PaaS
1 1 (2.38%) IaaS
1 1 (2.38%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) VPN
1 3 (7.14%) Firewall
1 3 (7.14%) Network Security
2 2 (4.76%) SAN
3 1 (2.38%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.90%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (9.52%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Toad
2 1 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Forms
General
1 11 (26.19%) Finance
2 3 (7.14%) Banking
3 2 (4.76%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.38%) Electronics
4 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.38%) Retail
4 1 (2.38%) General Ledger
4 1 (2.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (21.43%) Analyst
2 8 (19.05%) Service Manager
3 6 (14.29%) Support Analyst
4 5 (11.90%) Field Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) Field Service Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) Support Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) Services Delivery Manager
4 5 (11.90%) Field Support Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) Delivery Manager
4 5 (11.90%) PC Support
5 4 (9.52%) Project Manager
5 4 (9.52%) DBA
5 4 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (9.52%) Teradata DBA
6 3 (7.14%) Service Improvement Manager
6 3 (7.14%) Network Support
6 3 (7.14%) Administrator
6 3 (7.14%) Network Administrator
7 2 (4.76%) Team Leader
7 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) .NET
1 1 (2.38%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.14%) Mainframe
2 2 (4.76%) PMI
2 2 (4.76%) NHS
3 1 (2.38%) DTV
3 1 (2.38%) Clustering
3 1 (2.38%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (16.67%) Windows
2 5 (11.90%) Windows XP
2 5 (11.90%) Windows 7
3 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (4.76%) Linux
4 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (52.38%) ITIL
2 18 (42.86%) Change Management
3 14 (33.33%) Incident Management
4 10 (23.81%) Service Delivery
5 9 (21.43%) Project Management
6 8 (19.05%) Service Management
7 7 (16.67%) PRINCE2
8 6 (14.29%) Release Management
9 5 (11.90%) Data Analysis
9 5 (11.90%) Asset Management
9 5 (11.90%) Migration
10 4 (9.52%) Performance Management
10 4 (9.52%) Capacity Management
11 3 (7.14%) ITIL V3
11 3 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (7.14%) Change Control
11 3 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
11 3 (7.14%) Supplier Management
11 3 (7.14%) Load Balancing
11 3 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (23.81%) SQL
2 2 (4.76%) Java
3 1 (2.38%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.38%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.38%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 7 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (14.29%) MCSA
3 5 (11.90%) SC Cleared
3 5 (11.90%) Security Cleared
4 4 (9.52%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (9.52%) CCNA
4 4 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (4.76%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (4.76%) MCSE
5 2 (4.76%) ISEB
5 2 (4.76%) PMI Certification
5 2 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (2.38%) A+ Certification
6 1 (2.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (2.38%) MCTS
6 1 (2.38%) MCITP
6 1 (2.38%) CCA
6 1 (2.38%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (21.43%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (7.14%) Time Sharing Option
2 2 (4.76%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.76%) XenDesktop
2 2 (4.76%) Hyper-V
2 2 (4.76%) XenApp
3 1 (2.38%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Backup Exec
1 1 (2.38%) SCCM
1 1 (2.38%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (23.81%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.90%) Teradata
3 4 (9.52%) HP
3 4 (9.52%) Oracle
3 4 (9.52%) SAP
4 3 (7.14%) Citrix
4 3 (7.14%) Remedy
4 3 (7.14%) VMware
5 2 (4.76%) Brocade
6 1 (2.38%) Veeam
6 1 (2.38%) 3PAR
6 1 (2.38%) McAfee
6 1 (2.38%) Sophos
6 1 (2.38%) Avaya
6 1 (2.38%) Juniper
6 1 (2.38%) NetApp
6 1 (2.38%) Symantec
6 1 (2.38%) Cisco
6 1 (2.38%) IBM
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