The table below looks at the statistics for Problem Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Problem Management over the 3 months to 29 April 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
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Problem Management
Rank - 20 17
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth - 1.71% 1.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.02% 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate - £145 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -42.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £29.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-6.89% +28.88%
Problem Management
Hampshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Portsmouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
76 99 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 74.51% 84.62% 77.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 60 40
Average daily rate £330 £325 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% +12.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £270 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £552
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 24 15
Average hourly rate £44.50 £34.57 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.74% -3.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £16.00 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £47.83 £47.00
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 Portsmouth

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

Problem Management Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

Problem Management
Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Problem Management Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

Problem Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Problem Management Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

Problem Management
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Portsmouth 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 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
1 1 (50.00%) AIX
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL V3

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Portsmouth 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Business Process Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Process Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Process Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Unix Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) AIX
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (50.00%) VMware