The table below looks at the statistics for Problem Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Problem Management over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Problem Management
Rank 32 46 38
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -8
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 95 22 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 6.82% 2.74% 3.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.96% 3.57% 4.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 12 16
Median daily rate £275 £250 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £120 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £432 £300 £422
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £300 £336
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -10.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 0
Median hourly rate £27.00 £18.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.94% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £26.00 £17.45
% change year-on-year
+1.92% +48.99%
Problem Management
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1193 617 438
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 85.64% 76.93% 73.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 781 366 273
Median daily rate £330 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.83% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £575 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 43 8
Median hourly rate £28.00 £15.46 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+81.08% +6.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £11.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £40.00 £35.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.19% +1.66%

Problem Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East 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 the North East

Problem Management
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Problem Management Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Problem Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Problem Management across the North East region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

Problem Management Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

Problem Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Problem Management Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Problem Management
Contract Job Locations in the North East

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 North East region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
Tyne and Wear +10 95 £275 +10.00% 4
Problem Management
England

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 North East region with a requirement for Problem Management.

1 81 (77.14%) ITIL
2 67 (63.81%) Change Management
3 64 (60.95%) Incident Management
4 63 (60.00%) Windows
5 54 (51.43%) Service Delivery
6 53 (50.48%) HP
7 51 (48.57%) Security Cleared
8 46 (43.81%) SC Cleared
8 46 (43.81%) Unix
9 44 (41.90%) SLA
10 43 (40.95%) Root Cause Analysis
11 39 (37.14%) Microsoft
11 39 (37.14%) Windows Server
12 37 (35.24%) Release Management
13 33 (31.43%) AIX
13 33 (31.43%) Solaris
14 30 (28.57%) Linux
14 30 (28.57%) Configuration Management
14 30 (28.57%) BPSS Clearance
15 26 (24.76%) Oracle
16 25 (23.81%) ServiceNow
17 22 (20.95%) ISO 9001
17 22 (20.95%) Escalation Management
18 21 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
19 20 (19.05%) SQL
19 20 (19.05%) QMS
20 19 (18.10%) CA
21 18 (17.14%) Quality Management
21 18 (17.14%) Active Directory
22 16 (15.24%) Knowledge Management

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 15 (14.29%) WebLogic
2 7 (6.67%) Tuxedo
3 6 (5.71%) WebSphere
4 5 (4.76%) MQSeries
4 5 (4.76%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 5 (4.76%) SharePoint
4 5 (4.76%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (3.81%) Oracle Application Server
6 3 (2.86%) Apache
6 3 (2.86%) IIS
7 2 (1.90%) AquaLogic
7 2 (1.90%) CICS
7 2 (1.90%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.95%) Jetty
8 1 (0.95%) nginx
8 1 (0.95%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.95%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (5.71%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.90%) MS Office
3 1 (0.95%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.90%) OpenText MBPM
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.67%) IaaS
1 7 (6.67%) PaaS
1 7 (6.67%) SaaS
2 1 (0.95%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.95%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.95%) Google App Engine
2 1 (0.95%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.95%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.52%) DHCP
1 10 (9.52%) DNS
1 10 (9.52%) TCP/IP
2 8 (7.62%) SAN
3 4 (3.81%) 3G
3 4 (3.81%) Firewall
3 4 (3.81%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (2.86%) FTP
4 3 (2.86%) SSL
5 1 (0.95%) HTTP
5 1 (0.95%) IPsec
5 1 (0.95%) LAN
5 1 (0.95%) SMS
5 1 (0.95%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.43%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.67%) DB2
3 5 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 5 (4.76%) Relational Database
3 5 (4.76%) SQL Server 2000
3 5 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (3.81%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 8 (7.62%) Facilita Forecast
1 8 (7.62%) HP UFT
1 8 (7.62%) LoadRunner
2 7 (6.67%) Visual Studio
3 5 (4.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (1.90%) MSI
5 1 (0.95%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.95%) Travis CI
General
1 3 (2.86%) Finance
2 2 (1.90%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.95%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (12.38%) Support Engineer
2 7 (6.67%) Coordinator
2 7 (6.67%) Wintel Support
3 6 (5.71%) Backup Engineer
3 6 (5.71%) Incident Coordinator
3 6 (5.71%) Support Specialist
4 5 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (4.76%) DBA
4 5 (4.76%) Desktop Support
4 5 (4.76%) IT Support
4 5 (4.76%) Middleware Engineer
4 5 (4.76%) SQL DBA
4 5 (4.76%) Support Technician
5 4 (3.81%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
5 4 (3.81%) Architect
5 4 (3.81%) Infrastructure Architect
5 4 (3.81%) Performance Engineer
5 4 (3.81%) Performance Test Engineer
5 4 (3.81%) Storage Engineer
5 4 (3.81%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (11.43%) Middleware
2 6 (5.71%) HTML
3 5 (4.76%) IBM Integration Bus
3 5 (4.76%) J2EE
4 4 (3.81%) ISPF
5 1 (0.95%) .NET
5 1 (0.95%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.38%) Computer Science
1 13 (12.38%) Mainframe
2 11 (10.48%) Replication
3 7 (6.67%) Clustering
3 7 (6.67%) CMDB
3 7 (6.67%) Data Structures
3 7 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 7 (6.67%) Performance Metrics
4 6 (5.71%) IBM Mainframe
5 5 (4.76%) Client/Server
6 4 (3.81%) Fat Client
6 4 (3.81%) Thin Client
7 3 (2.86%) AS400
8 2 (1.90%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.95%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.95%) EMC VMAX
9 1 (0.95%) Informatics
9 1 (0.95%) Symmetrix DMX
9 1 (0.95%) Tandem
9 1 (0.95%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 63 (60.00%) Windows
2 46 (43.81%) Unix
3 39 (37.14%) Windows Server
4 33 (31.43%) AIX
4 33 (31.43%) Solaris
5 30 (28.57%) Linux
6 10 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (8.57%) HPUX
7 9 (8.57%) Windows 7
8 7 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (5.71%) zOS
10 5 (4.76%) OS/390
11 3 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (1.90%) MVS
12 2 (1.90%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.95%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (77.14%) ITIL
2 67 (63.81%) Change Management
3 64 (60.95%) Incident Management
4 54 (51.43%) Service Delivery
5 43 (40.95%) Root Cause Analysis
6 37 (35.24%) Release Management
7 30 (28.57%) Configuration Management
8 22 (20.95%) Escalation Management
9 20 (19.05%) QMS
10 18 (17.14%) Quality Management
11 16 (15.24%) Knowledge Management
12 14 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
12 14 (13.33%) Service Management
13 12 (11.43%) E-Commerce
14 10 (9.52%) ITIL V3
14 10 (9.52%) Mentoring
15 9 (8.57%) DevOps
15 9 (8.57%) PRINCE2
15 9 (8.57%) Test Scripting
16 8 (7.62%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (19.05%) SQL
2 15 (14.29%) Java
3 13 (12.38%) VB
4 11 (10.48%) Perl
5 10 (9.52%) C++
6 7 (6.67%) Shell Script
7 5 (4.76%) JavaScript
7 5 (4.76%) Python
7 5 (4.76%) T-SQL
8 4 (3.81%) C
8 4 (3.81%) JCL
9 3 (2.86%) COBOL
10 2 (1.90%) REXX
Qualifications
1 51 (48.57%) Security Cleared
2 46 (43.81%) SC Cleared
3 30 (28.57%) BPSS Clearance
4 13 (12.38%) Degree
5 7 (6.67%) AAT
5 7 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (4.76%) ISTQB
6 5 (4.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (4.76%) MCDBA
7 1 (0.95%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.95%) CCNA
7 1 (0.95%) CCNP
7 1 (0.95%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.95%) MCP
7 1 (0.95%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (41.90%) SLA
2 22 (20.95%) ISO 9001
3 21 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
4 7 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 18 (17.14%) Active Directory
2 9 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (6.67%) XenApp
4 6 (5.71%) Firmware
5 5 (4.76%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (1.90%) Job Entry Subsystem
6 2 (1.90%) Terminal Services
6 2 (1.90%) Time Sharing Option
6 2 (1.90%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 1 (0.95%) Xen
Systems Management
1 15 (14.29%) Tivoli
2 12 (11.43%) NetBackup
2 12 (11.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 11 (10.48%) HP SiteScope
4 9 (8.57%) HP Data Protector
5 7 (6.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 7 (6.67%) Perfmon
6 6 (5.71%) HP Quality Center
6 6 (5.71%) SCCM
7 5 (4.76%) MOM
8 3 (2.86%) EMC NetWorker
8 3 (2.86%) Legato
8 3 (2.86%) OpenView
8 3 (2.86%) PureDisk
8 3 (2.86%) Simpana
8 3 (2.86%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (1.90%) Control-M
9 2 (1.90%) Tivoli NetView
10 1 (0.95%) HP SIM
10 1 (0.95%) OVSD
Vendors
1 53 (50.48%) HP
2 39 (37.14%) Microsoft
3 26 (24.76%) Oracle
4 25 (23.81%) ServiceNow
5 19 (18.10%) CA
6 14 (13.33%) IBM
7 12 (11.43%) Symantec
7 12 (11.43%) VMware
8 9 (8.57%) Citrix
9 7 (6.67%) BMC
10 4 (3.81%) Meridio
11 3 (2.86%) AppSense
11 3 (2.86%) arcserve
11 3 (2.86%) CommVault
11 3 (2.86%) Sun
11 3 (2.86%) ThinPrint
12 2 (1.90%) Axway
12 2 (1.90%) Fujitsu
12 2 (1.90%) Lotus
13 1 (0.95%) 3PAR
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Harris Global
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