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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Problem Management over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Problem Management
Rank 50 18 37
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +19
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 28 36 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 3.05% 6.88% 0.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.85% 9.50% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 31 0
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£256 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £298 £350 £275
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 3
Average hourly rate £18.25 £18.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.38% +5.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
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
728 379 254
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 79.39% 72.47% 73.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 457 235 131
Average daily rate £403 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.03% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £473 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 20 24
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -41.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.31 £13.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £36.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

Problem Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Problem Management across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 July 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Problem Management across the North East region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Problem Management Hourly Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Problem Management within the North East region over the 3 months to 31 July 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.

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
Tyne and Wear -35 24 £256 -31.66% 2
Durham - 4 - - 1
Problem Management
England

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 29 (69.05%) ITIL
2 28 (66.67%) SQL
3 25 (59.52%) Oracle
4 24 (57.14%) Java
4 24 (57.14%) Linux
4 24 (57.14%) Security Cleared
5 23 (54.76%) Service Management
6 22 (52.38%) SLA
7 21 (50.00%) Shell Script
8 20 (47.62%) WebLogic
8 20 (47.62%) Web Services
9 19 (45.24%) SC Cleared
10 18 (42.86%) SOAP
10 18 (42.86%) Ant
10 18 (42.86%) J2EE
10 18 (42.86%) HP
10 18 (42.86%) Informatica
10 18 (42.86%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
11 16 (38.10%) Oracle Reports
12 15 (35.71%) LDAP
13 14 (33.33%) Windows
13 14 (33.33%) PL/SQL
13 14 (33.33%) Finance
14 13 (30.95%) Root Cause Analysis
15 12 (28.57%) Oracle Database
16 11 (26.19%) High Availability
16 11 (26.19%) Clustering
16 11 (26.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 11 (26.19%) JNDI
16 11 (26.19%) AquaLogic

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 20 (47.62%) WebLogic
2 11 (26.19%) AquaLogic
3 3 (7.14%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle 10gAS
4 1 (2.38%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (11.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (9.52%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (7.14%) Oracle General Ledger
2 3 (7.14%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (7.14%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (7.14%) Oracle Receivables
Communications & Networking
1 15 (35.71%) LDAP
2 4 (9.52%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.76%) DNS
3 2 (4.76%) 3G
3 2 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (4.76%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (38.10%) Oracle Reports
2 12 (28.57%) Oracle Database
3 3 (7.14%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 2 (4.76%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 18 (42.86%) Ant
2 3 (7.14%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (4.76%) HP UFT
3 2 (4.76%) LoadRunner
3 2 (4.76%) JMeter
3 2 (4.76%) SoapUI
3 2 (4.76%) Facilita Forecast
3 2 (4.76%) LoadUI
3 2 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (7.14%) General Ledger
3 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (23.81%) Analyst
2 8 (19.05%) Developer
2 8 (19.05%) Service Analyst
2 8 (19.05%) Service Desk Analyst
3 6 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) Informatica Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Linux Support
5 4 (9.52%) Administrator
6 2 (4.76%) Performance Tester
6 2 (4.76%) Oracle Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (4.76%) Support Consultant
6 2 (4.76%) Tester
6 2 (4.76%) Desktop Support
6 2 (4.76%) Consultant
6 2 (4.76%) Applications Developer
6 2 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Development Consultant
6 2 (4.76%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (47.62%) Web Services
2 18 (42.86%) J2EE
2 18 (42.86%) SOAP
3 11 (26.19%) JDBC
3 11 (26.19%) JMS
3 11 (26.19%) Middleware
3 11 (26.19%) JNDI
4 3 (7.14%) XML
5 2 (4.76%) HTML
6 1 (2.38%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.19%) Clustering
2 5 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.90%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.76%) Data Structures
3 2 (4.76%) Performance Metrics
3 2 (4.76%) Client/Server
3 2 (4.76%) Thin Client
3 2 (4.76%) Mainframe
3 2 (4.76%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.76%) Fat Client
3 2 (4.76%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 24 (57.14%) Linux
2 14 (33.33%) Windows
3 11 (26.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (26.19%) UNIX
4 7 (16.67%) Windows 7
5 5 (11.90%) Windows XP
6 2 (4.76%) zOS
6 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (4.76%) AIX
6 2 (4.76%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (69.05%) ITIL
2 23 (54.76%) Service Management
3 13 (30.95%) Root Cause Analysis
4 11 (26.19%) Incident Management
4 11 (26.19%) High Availability
4 11 (26.19%) SOA
5 6 (14.29%) Configuration Management
6 5 (11.90%) OOA/OOD
6 5 (11.90%) Regression Testing
6 5 (11.90%) ITSM
6 5 (11.90%) Information Security
6 5 (11.90%) Requirements Analysis
7 4 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (9.52%) Change Control
7 4 (9.52%) Migration
7 4 (9.52%) Data Management
7 4 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (9.52%) Quality Management
8 3 (7.14%) Change Management
8 3 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 28 (66.67%) SQL
2 24 (57.14%) Java
3 21 (50.00%) Shell Script
4 18 (42.86%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 14 (33.33%) PL/SQL
6 10 (23.81%) Bash Shell
7 5 (11.90%) VB
8 3 (7.14%) Perl
9 1 (2.38%) C#
Qualifications
1 24 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 19 (45.24%) SC Cleared
3 3 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (4.76%) ISTQB
4 2 (4.76%) Degree
4 2 (4.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (2.38%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (52.38%) SLA
2 6 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.76%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
1 2 (4.76%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (4.76%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (14.29%) OpenView
2 3 (7.14%) Tivoli
3 1 (2.38%) MOM
3 1 (2.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (2.38%) SCCM
3 1 (2.38%) SCOM
3 1 (2.38%) HP SiteScope
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 25 (59.52%) Oracle
2 18 (42.86%) HP
2 18 (42.86%) Informatica
3 11 (26.19%) Red Hat
4 7 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 5 (11.90%) Dell
5 5 (11.90%) Cisco
6 2 (4.76%) IBM
6 2 (4.76%) Citrix
6 2 (4.76%) CA
6 2 (4.76%) VMware
6 2 (4.76%) AppSense
7 1 (2.38%) Progress
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