The table below looks at the statistics for Problem Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Problem Management over the 3 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Problem Management
Rank 52 23 17
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -6
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 14 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 3.74% 3.01% 4.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.01% 3.45% 6.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 5
Median daily rate £460 £313 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.20% -25.59%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £300 £330
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £26.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+1.92% +30.00%
Problem Management
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Shropshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
349 145 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 93.32% 87.35% 74.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 72 51
Median daily rate £460 £400 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £313 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £580 £529
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £25.12 - £34.32
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

Problem Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Shropshire 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 Shropshire

Problem Management
Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Problem Management Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

Problem Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Problem Management Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

Problem Management
Contract Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Problem Management within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford -29 13 £460 +47.20% 1
Problem Management
West Midlands

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for Problem Management.

1 30 (81.08%) Data Modelling
2 29 (78.38%) Configuration Management
3 19 (51.35%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (51.35%) Oracle
4 18 (48.65%) SQL
4 18 (48.65%) Business Intelligence
5 17 (45.95%) Unix
5 17 (45.95%) PL/SQL
5 17 (45.95%) Informatica
5 17 (45.95%) Shell Script
6 14 (37.84%) Process Improvement
7 13 (35.14%) JIRA
8 12 (32.43%) Test Strategy
8 12 (32.43%) BusinessObjects
8 12 (32.43%) Scrum
9 11 (29.73%) Pentaho
9 11 (29.73%) Hadoop
9 11 (29.73%) Confluence
9 11 (29.73%) Big Data
9 11 (29.73%) Analytics
10 9 (24.32%) WSO2
11 8 (21.62%) Pega
11 8 (21.62%) OO
12 7 (18.92%) RUP
13 6 (16.22%) BEA
13 6 (16.22%) webMethods
13 6 (16.22%) J2EE
13 6 (16.22%) Perl
13 6 (16.22%) Java
13 6 (16.22%) WebLogic

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire 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 11 (29.73%) Confluence
2 6 (16.22%) WebLogic
3 2 (5.41%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.70%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MS Office
2 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.70%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) BIG-IP
1 2 (5.41%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (5.41%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 2 (5.41%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 2 (5.41%) Firewall
1 2 (5.41%) WAN
1 2 (5.41%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (32.43%) BusinessObjects
2 11 (29.73%) Big Data
2 11 (29.73%) Hadoop
2 11 (29.73%) Pentaho
3 4 (10.81%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (5.41%) Oracle OWB
4 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (35.14%) JIRA
2 2 (5.41%) ClearCase
2 2 (5.41%) PVCS
Job Titles
1 30 (81.08%) Developer
2 11 (29.73%) Hadoop Developer
3 7 (18.92%) Lead Developer
3 7 (18.92%) Team Leader
4 4 (10.81%) Architect
4 4 (10.81%) Pentaho Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Software Developer
6 2 (5.41%) .NET Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Business Intelligence Lead
6 2 (5.41%) Network Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Network Support
6 2 (5.41%) Network Support Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Systems Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Software Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Systems Architect
7 1 (2.70%) Incident Manager
7 1 (2.70%) SAS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.22%) J2EE
2 4 (10.81%) XML
3 2 (5.41%) .NET
3 2 (5.41%) Apache Cordova
3 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET
3 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 2 (5.41%) CSS
3 2 (5.41%) HTML
3 2 (5.41%) Java EE
3 2 (5.41%) PhoneGap
4 1 (2.70%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.70%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.70%) IVR
2 1 (2.70%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 17 (45.95%) Unix
2 4 (10.81%) Windows
3 1 (2.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (81.08%) Data Modelling
2 29 (78.38%) Configuration Management
3 19 (51.35%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (48.65%) Business Intelligence
5 14 (37.84%) Process Improvement
6 12 (32.43%) Scrum
6 12 (32.43%) Test Strategy
7 11 (29.73%) Analytics
8 8 (21.62%) OO
9 7 (18.92%) RUP
10 6 (16.22%) Waterfall
11 4 (10.81%) Change Management
11 4 (10.81%) User Stories
12 3 (8.11%) Incident Management
13 2 (5.41%) Functional Testing
13 2 (5.41%) Load Balancing
13 2 (5.41%) Mobile Development
13 2 (5.41%) Root Cause Analysis
13 2 (5.41%) Software Engineering
13 2 (5.41%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 18 (48.65%) SQL
2 17 (45.95%) PL/SQL
2 17 (45.95%) Shell Script
3 6 (16.22%) Java
3 6 (16.22%) Perl
4 2 (5.41%) C#
4 2 (5.41%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) CCNP
1 2 (5.41%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (5.41%) SC Cleared
1 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 19 (51.35%) Oracle
2 17 (45.95%) Informatica
3 9 (24.32%) WSO2
4 8 (21.62%) Pega
5 6 (16.22%) BEA
5 6 (16.22%) webMethods
6 2 (5.41%) Blue Coat
6 2 (5.41%) BMC
6 2 (5.41%) Brocade
6 2 (5.41%) CheckPoint
6 2 (5.41%) Cisco
6 2 (5.41%) F5
6 2 (5.41%) Fortinet
6 2 (5.41%) IBM
6 2 (5.41%) Intel Security
6 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
6 2 (5.41%) Xamarin
7 1 (2.70%) Remedy
7 1 (2.70%) TOWER Software