The table below looks at the statistics for Problem Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Problem Management over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Problem Management
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 34 30 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 5 14 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 1.62% 4.90% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.98% 5.65% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 0
Median daily rate £350 £138 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+154.54% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £126.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +16.12%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
252 248 322
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 81.82% 86.71% 84.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 214 204
Median daily rate £500 £420 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% -10.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £138 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £575 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 12
Median hourly rate £21.29 £67.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.45% +275.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.43 £17.50 £13.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.19 £137.50 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Problem Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxford 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 Oxford

Problem Management
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Problem Management Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Problem Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Problem Management Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Problem Management.

1 11 (78.57%) Windows
2 10 (71.43%) ITIL
2 10 (71.43%) DHCP
2 10 (71.43%) DNS
2 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 10 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 10 (71.43%) Microsoft App-V
2 10 (71.43%) SCCM
2 10 (71.43%) SCOM
2 10 (71.43%) PowerShell
2 10 (71.43%) Hyper-V
2 10 (71.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (71.43%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (71.43%) Office 365
2 10 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
2 10 (71.43%) Kalman Filter
2 10 (71.43%) BYOD
2 10 (71.43%) Windows Server
2 10 (71.43%) Service Design
3 8 (57.14%) Mobile Device Management
3 8 (57.14%) Virtual Desktop
3 8 (57.14%) Kerberos
3 8 (57.14%) LDAP
3 8 (57.14%) Mac OS X
4 7 (50.00%) Management Information System
4 7 (50.00%) PKI
4 7 (50.00%) Patch Management
4 7 (50.00%) Email Filtering
5 6 (42.86%) Computer Science
6 4 (28.57%) MS Excel

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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 2 (14.29%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (71.43%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (71.43%) Microsoft Azure
1 10 (71.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (71.43%) DHCP
1 10 (71.43%) DNS
2 8 (57.14%) Kerberos
2 8 (57.14%) LDAP
3 3 (21.43%) Firewall
3 3 (21.43%) Network Security
4 2 (14.29%) Junos
4 2 (14.29%) LAN
4 2 (14.29%) NetScaler
4 2 (14.29%) Skype
4 2 (14.29%) SSL
4 2 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon RDS
General
1 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
2 2 (14.29%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Designer
1 6 (42.86%) Solutions Designer
2 3 (21.43%) Network Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Network Security Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Security Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Citrix Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Juniper Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Data Centre Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Network Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Network Security Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Security Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Desktop Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Switch Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (71.43%) BYOD
2 7 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 7 (50.00%) PKI
3 6 (42.86%) Computer Science
4 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
5 1 (7.14%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Windows
2 10 (71.43%) Windows Server
2 10 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (57.14%) Mac OS X
4 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
5 2 (14.29%) Windows 10
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) ITIL
1 10 (71.43%) Kalman Filter
1 10 (71.43%) Service Design
2 8 (57.14%) Mobile Device Management
3 7 (50.00%) Email Filtering
3 7 (50.00%) Patch Management
4 3 (21.43%) Web Filtering
5 2 (14.29%) Application Virtualisation
5 2 (14.29%) Compatibility Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (14.29%) Load Balancing
6 1 (7.14%) Change Management
6 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
6 1 (7.14%) Project Management
6 1 (7.14%) Project Planning
6 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
6 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) CISSP
1 2 (14.29%) JNCIA
1 2 (14.29%) JNCIP
1 2 (14.29%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) HIPAA
1 3 (21.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (71.43%) Active Directory
1 10 (71.43%) Hyper-V
1 10 (71.43%) Microsoft App-V
2 8 (57.14%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (14.29%) vSphere
3 2 (14.29%) XenApp
3 2 (14.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (71.43%) SCCM
1 10 (71.43%) SCOM
2 2 (14.29%) AppDNA
2 2 (14.29%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Brocade
2 3 (21.43%) Cisco
2 3 (21.43%) Juniper
2 3 (21.43%) Palo Alto
3 2 (14.29%) Blue Coat
3 2 (14.29%) Citrix
3 2 (14.29%) F5
3 2 (14.29%) Intel Security