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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Problem Management
Rank 51 44 28
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -16
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 2 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 0.60% 1.14% 1.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.73% 1.41% 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 1
Median daily rate £250 £436 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.69% +16.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £295 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.16% -15.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+45.94% +5.71%
Problem Management
Oxfordshire

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
274 284 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 82.53% 80.68% 69.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 242 78
Median daily rate £400 £413 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 17
Median hourly rate £17.00 £45.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.22% +221.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £8.50 £9.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.40 £45.00 £23.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

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 28 July 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Problem Management.

1 11 (91.67%) ITIL
1 11 (91.67%) Change Management
2 9 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 9 (75.00%) Windows 7
3 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (66.67%) Incident Management
3 8 (66.67%) Hyper-V
3 8 (66.67%) DHCP
3 8 (66.67%) DNS
3 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 8 (66.67%) NetApp
3 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (66.67%) Project Management
3 8 (66.67%) VMware
3 8 (66.67%) VMware ESX
3 8 (66.67%) NetBackup
4 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (58.33%) SLA
5 6 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (50.00%) Patch Management
5 6 (50.00%) Management Information System
6 5 (41.67%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (25.00%) SCCM
7 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (16.67%) Service Management
8 2 (16.67%) Capacity Planning

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:

Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) DHCP
1 8 (66.67%) DNS
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 5 (41.67%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Administrator
2 5 (41.67%) Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Infrastructure Support
2 5 (41.67%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Support Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Support Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Systems Administrator
2 5 (41.67%) Systems Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Systems Support
2 5 (41.67%) Systems Support Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Systems Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (8.33%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Windows
1 9 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Change Management
1 11 (91.67%) ITIL
2 9 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (66.67%) Incident Management
3 8 (66.67%) Project Management
4 6 (50.00%) Patch Management
5 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (16.67%) Service Management
6 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (16.67%) Supplier Management
7 1 (8.33%) Analytics
7 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (8.33%) Process Management
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (41.67%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (58.33%) SLA
2 6 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (8.33%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 8 (66.67%) Hyper-V
1 8 (66.67%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (66.67%) NetBackup
2 3 (25.00%) SCCM
3 2 (16.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 8 (66.67%) NetApp
1 8 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (16.67%) ServiceNow