The table below looks at the statistics for Problem Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the North Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Problem Management over the 3 months to 1 May 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Problem Management
Rank - 36 34
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 0 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire - 0.78% 1.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.03% 2.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Average daily rate - £300 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -18.91%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £15.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £29.00 £16.58
% change year-on-year
-6.89% +74.88%
Problem Management
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
144 194 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 73.85% 75.78% 76.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 137 126
Average daily rate £350 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £251 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £473 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 1 7
Average hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £12.21
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +211.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.48 £38.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £38.00 £29.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

Problem Management
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Problem Management across the North Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Problem Management Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

Problem Management
Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Problem Management Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

Problem Management
Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Problem Management Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

Problem Management
Top 19 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 8 (100.00%) ITIL
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (62.50%) Service Management
4 4 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (37.50%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (37.50%) Release Management
5 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
5 3 (37.50%) ERP
5 3 (37.50%) SQL
5 3 (37.50%) Oracle
5 3 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (37.50%) Six Sigma
6 1 (12.50%) Trend Analysis
6 1 (12.50%) MS Office
6 1 (12.50%) Windows
6 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
6 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
6 1 (12.50%) Internet

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Problem Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Support Analyst
3 3 (37.50%) Applications Support
3 3 (37.50%) Applications Support Analyst
3 3 (37.50%) IT Analyst
4 2 (25.00%) ERP Analyst
4 2 (25.00%) ERP Support
4 2 (25.00%) Service Analyst
4 2 (25.00%) Service Improvement Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) ITIL
2 5 (62.50%) Service Management
3 4 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (37.50%) ERP
4 3 (37.50%) Release Management
4 3 (37.50%) Six Sigma
5 1 (12.50%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle