The table below looks at the statistics for Problem Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Problem Management over the 3 months to 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Problem Management
Rank 57 57 66
Rank change year-on-year
0 +9
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 11 21 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.31% 2.09% 1.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.99% 2.96% 1.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 2
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£420 £481 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.72% +48.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £396 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £447 £566 £345
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £345 £330
% change year-on-year
-6.52% +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 0
Average hourly rate - £15.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £16.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year
-15.62% +23.07%
Problem Management
Berkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
553 710 647
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 65.99% 70.58% 67.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 320 351 241
Average daily rate £400 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 18 23
Average hourly rate £55.65 £15.25 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+264.91% -25.60%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-8.18% -11.29%

Problem Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Problem Management Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Problem Management
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Problem Management Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Problem Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Problem Management across the Reading region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

Problem Management Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Problem Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Problem Management Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 17 (100.00%) ITIL
2 15 (88.24%) Service Management
3 7 (41.18%) Finance
4 6 (35.29%) Service Delivery
4 6 (35.29%) Project Management
4 6 (35.29%) BMC
4 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (29.41%) Coaching
5 5 (29.41%) Degree
5 5 (29.41%) Performance Management
5 5 (29.41%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (29.41%) Capacity Management
5 5 (29.41%) HP
5 5 (29.41%) EMC
5 5 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (23.53%) ITSM
7 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
7 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
7 3 (17.65%) Windows
7 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (17.65%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (17.65%) Windows 8
7 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
7 3 (17.65%) Customer Engagement
7 3 (17.65%) Windows 7
7 3 (17.65%) MCTS
7 3 (17.65%) MCITP
8 2 (11.76%) Incident Management
8 2 (11.76%) Business Development
8 2 (11.76%) Time Management

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Remedy ITSM
General
1 7 (41.18%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Billing
2 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Delivery Manager
2 7 (41.18%) Service Manager
3 4 (23.53%) Services Delivery Manager
4 3 (17.65%) Field Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Customer Services Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Desktop Support
5 2 (11.76%) Support Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) IT Services Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Desktop Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Problem Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Incident Manager
6 1 (5.88%) IT Services Delivery Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Service Assurance Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
1 3 (17.65%) Windows 8
1 3 (17.65%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) ITIL
2 15 (88.24%) Service Management
3 6 (35.29%) Service Delivery
3 6 (35.29%) Project Management
4 5 (29.41%) Coaching
4 5 (29.41%) Performance Management
4 5 (29.41%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (29.41%) Capacity Management
4 5 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (23.53%) ITSM
6 3 (17.65%) Customer Engagement
7 2 (11.76%) Incident Management
7 2 (11.76%) Business Development
7 2 (11.76%) Time Management
7 2 (11.76%) Change Management
7 2 (11.76%) CRM
7 2 (11.76%) Contact Management
8 1 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) Degree
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (17.65%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
2 3 (17.65%) MCTS
2 3 (17.65%) MCITP
3 1 (5.88%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) SCCM
1 1 (5.88%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) BMC
2 5 (29.41%) HP
2 5 (29.41%) EMC
3 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.88%) Citrix
4 1 (5.88%) Remedy
Reading
Volt
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 7 days ago