The table below looks at the statistics for Problem Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland 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 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Problem Management
Rank 117 - 95
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 20 0 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.62% - 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.79% - 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 0 7
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£250 - £200
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 - £108
10% offered a daily rate of more than £368 - £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £293 £350 £264
% change year-on-year
-16.42% +32.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2541 2145 1791
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 79.36% 78.03% 72.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1285 1130 899
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 34 38
Average hourly rate £30.00 £22.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £12.00 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.70 £165.00 £34.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.98 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+11.21% -12.98%

Problem Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Problem Management Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Problem Management
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Problem Management Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Problem Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Problem Management across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

Problem Management Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Problem Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Problem Management Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Problem Management
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Problem Management within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Inverclyde - 8 £250 -
Edinburgh - 5 £363 -
Glasgow - 5 £300 -
Renfrewshire - 1 £180 -
West Lothian - 1 - -
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Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 16 (55.17%) Service Management
2 14 (48.28%) ITIL
3 11 (37.93%) Change Management
4 10 (34.48%) VMware
4 10 (34.48%) Windows
5 9 (31.03%) Incident Management
6 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
7 6 (20.69%) Active Directory
7 6 (20.69%) SharePoint
7 6 (20.69%) Finance
7 6 (20.69%) Release Management
7 6 (20.69%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (17.24%) NAS
8 5 (17.24%) Apple iOS
8 5 (17.24%) Android
8 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (17.24%) Service Delivery
8 5 (17.24%) MS Excel
8 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (17.24%) SLA
8 5 (17.24%) SAN
9 4 (13.79%) .NET
9 4 (13.79%) Oracle
9 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
9 4 (13.79%) JavaScript
9 4 (13.79%) Configuration Management
9 4 (13.79%) Test Scripting
9 4 (13.79%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (13.79%) Software Testing
9 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 6 (20.69%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.90%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.90%) FileNet
2 2 (6.90%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (3.45%) IIS
3 1 (3.45%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 5 (17.24%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.90%) MS Visio
2 2 (6.90%) MS Project
2 2 (6.90%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) SAN
1 5 (17.24%) NAS
2 2 (6.90%) LDAP
3 1 (3.45%) LAN
3 1 (3.45%) WAN
3 1 (3.45%) HTTPS
3 1 (3.45%) SSL
3 1 (3.45%) Internet
3 1 (3.45%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (10.34%) Visual Studio
3 2 (6.90%) Subversion
3 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
3 2 (6.90%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (20.69%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Retail
3 1 (3.45%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Analyst
2 4 (13.79%) Administrator
3 3 (10.34%) Test Manager
3 3 (10.34%) Operations Analyst
3 3 (10.34%) Technical Analyst
3 3 (10.34%) Team Leader
4 2 (6.90%) UNIX Administrator
4 2 (6.90%) Technical Specialist
4 2 (6.90%) Technical Team Leader
4 2 (6.90%) FileNet Administrator
4 2 (6.90%) Support Team Leader
4 2 (6.90%) Project Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Desktop Support
5 1 (3.45%) Service Manager
5 1 (3.45%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.45%) Test Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.45%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) .NET
1 4 (13.79%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Management Information System
1 3 (10.34%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.90%) Replication
2 2 (6.90%) Mobile Computing
3 1 (3.45%) IBM XIV
3 1 (3.45%) Statistics
3 1 (3.45%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 10 (34.48%) Windows
2 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (17.24%) Android
2 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (17.24%) Apple iOS
3 3 (10.34%) Windows 7
4 2 (6.90%) UNIX
4 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (6.90%) Solaris
4 2 (6.90%) Linux
5 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (55.17%) Service Management
2 14 (48.28%) ITIL
3 11 (37.93%) Change Management
4 9 (31.03%) Incident Management
5 6 (20.69%) Release Management
6 5 (17.24%) Service Delivery
7 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (13.79%) Software Testing
7 4 (13.79%) Configuration Management
7 4 (13.79%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (13.79%) Test Scripting
7 4 (13.79%) Open Source
8 3 (10.34%) Integration Testing
8 3 (10.34%) Test Management
8 3 (10.34%) Project Management
8 3 (10.34%) Validation
9 2 (6.90%) Migration
9 2 (6.90%) Workflow
9 2 (6.90%) Knowledge Management
9 2 (6.90%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.79%) JavaScript
2 2 (6.90%) Perl
2 2 (6.90%) SQL
2 2 (6.90%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (3.45%) MCTS
1 1 (3.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.24%) SLA
2 2 (6.90%) QA
System Software
1 6 (20.69%) Active Directory
1 6 (20.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (10.34%) Terminal Server
3 1 (3.45%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) SCCM
2 2 (6.90%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (6.90%) Puppet
2 2 (6.90%) Backup Exec
2 2 (6.90%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 10 (34.48%) VMware
2 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
3 4 (13.79%) Oracle
3 4 (13.79%) Veeam
4 3 (10.34%) IBM
4 3 (10.34%) Citrix
5 2 (6.90%) NetApp
5 2 (6.90%) Veritas
5 2 (6.90%) EMC
5 2 (6.90%) McAfee
5 2 (6.90%) ServiceNow
6 1 (3.45%) Verint
6 1 (3.45%) MobileIron
6 1 (3.45%) Lotus
6 1 (3.45%) Genesys
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