The table below looks at the statistics for Problem Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Problem Management over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Problem Management
Rank 161 161 206
Rank change year-on-year
0 +45
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 85 106 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.10% 1.12% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.37% 1.41% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 59 24
Median daily rate £365 £365 £329
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.06% +11.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £138 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £449
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 4
Median hourly rate £13.70 £37.09 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.06% +9.10%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.23 £25.50 £21.80
% change year-on-year
-16.74% +16.97%
Problem Management
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6201 7507 7562
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.12% 79.65% 76.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 3674 4426 4223
Median daily rate £425 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 258 312 288
Median hourly rate £34.00 £36.00 £22.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +61.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.52 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.50 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +36.00%

Problem Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 the South East

Problem Management
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Problem Management Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Problem Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Problem Management across the South East region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Problem Management Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Problem Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Problem Management Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Problem Management
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 10 December 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
Berkshire +3 29 £375 - 6
Hampshire +19 20 £325 +4.00% 4
Surrey +15 13 £378 -11.17% 3
Oxfordshire -3 11 £350 +154.54% 1
Buckinghamshire +15 5 £513 +23.86%
West Sussex -2 4 £394 +12.50% 2
Problem Management
England

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 South East region with a requirement for Problem Management.

1 90 (48.91%) ITIL
2 58 (31.52%) Incident Management
3 57 (30.98%) Windows
4 51 (27.72%) Service Management
4 51 (27.72%) Change Management
5 48 (26.09%) Microsoft
6 42 (22.83%) DNS
6 42 (22.83%) Service Delivery
7 41 (22.28%) Active Directory
8 35 (19.02%) Security Cleared
9 33 (17.93%) Project Management
9 33 (17.93%) DHCP
10 31 (16.85%) Management Information System
11 29 (15.76%) SLA
12 27 (14.67%) Citrix
12 27 (14.67%) Windows Server 2008
12 27 (14.67%) Windows Server 2012
13 26 (14.13%) SC Cleared
14 25 (13.59%) Cisco
14 25 (13.59%) Finance
15 24 (13.04%) VMware
15 24 (13.04%) MS Excel
15 24 (13.04%) Windows Server
16 23 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
17 22 (11.96%) SQL
17 22 (11.96%) Oracle
18 21 (11.41%) Firewall
18 21 (11.41%) ITSM
18 21 (11.41%) Configuration Management
19 20 (10.87%) WAN

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 10 (5.43%) IIS
2 6 (3.26%) MS Exchange
2 6 (3.26%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.72%) Confluence
3 5 (2.72%) JBoss
4 3 (1.63%) Documentum
4 3 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (1.63%) Skype for Business
5 2 (1.09%) Apache
5 2 (1.09%) IBM Notes
5 2 (1.09%) SAP Portal
5 2 (1.09%) SAS
5 2 (1.09%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.09%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.54%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 24 (13.04%) MS Excel
2 17 (9.24%) MS Office
3 5 (2.72%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.63%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.54%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.17%) SAP CRM
1 4 (2.17%) SAP PSCD
2 2 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.09%) Remedy AR System
2 2 (1.09%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 17 (9.24%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (8.70%) Office 365
3 12 (6.52%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (3.80%) SaaS
5 3 (1.63%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (22.83%) DNS
2 33 (17.93%) DHCP
3 21 (11.41%) Firewall
4 20 (10.87%) WAN
5 17 (9.24%) LAN
6 16 (8.70%) TCP/IP
7 15 (8.15%) Internet
8 14 (7.61%) MPLS
8 14 (7.61%) SAN
9 11 (5.98%) Intrusion Detection
9 11 (5.98%) SSL
10 10 (5.43%) LDAP
10 10 (5.43%) Network Security
11 8 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
11 8 (4.35%) IPsec
11 8 (4.35%) Kerberos
12 6 (3.26%) ADSL
12 6 (3.26%) Cisco Nexus
12 6 (3.26%) ISDN
12 6 (3.26%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.26%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.17%) MS Access
3 3 (1.63%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (1.63%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.09%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.54%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.54%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 9 (4.89%) JIRA
2 8 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.63%) Artifactory
3 3 (1.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (1.63%) Subversion
4 1 (0.54%) AdminStudio
4 1 (0.54%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.54%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.54%) MSI
General
1 25 (13.59%) Finance
2 17 (9.24%) Telecoms
3 7 (3.80%) Legal
4 4 (2.17%) Back Office
4 4 (2.17%) Front Office
4 4 (2.17%) Retail
5 3 (1.63%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.09%) Publishing
7 1 (0.54%) Automotive
7 1 (0.54%) Banking
7 1 (0.54%) Billing
7 1 (0.54%) German Language
7 1 (0.54%) Marketing
7 1 (0.54%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 22 (11.96%) Problem Manager
2 20 (10.87%) Analyst
3 15 (8.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 15 (8.15%) Network Engineer
3 15 (8.15%) Support Engineer
4 13 (7.07%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 13 (7.07%) Support Analyst
5 12 (6.52%) Administrator
5 12 (6.52%) Windows Engineer
6 10 (5.43%) Project Manager
6 10 (5.43%) Service Manager
6 10 (5.43%) Systems Administrator
7 9 (4.89%) 3rd Line Support
8 8 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 7 (3.80%) Designer
9 7 (3.80%) Network Security Engineer
9 7 (3.80%) Security Engineer
9 7 (3.80%) Storage Systems Administrator
9 7 (3.80%) Unix Administrator
9 7 (3.80%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.35%) Web Services
2 5 (2.72%) 802.1X
3 4 (2.17%) Web Dynpro
4 3 (1.63%) Spring
5 2 (1.09%) BAPI
5 2 (1.09%) HTML
5 2 (1.09%) HTML5
5 2 (1.09%) J2EE
5 2 (1.09%) SAP ALE
5 2 (1.09%) SAP Fiori
5 2 (1.09%) SAPUI5
6 1 (0.54%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 31 (16.85%) Management Information System
2 20 (10.87%) Data Centre
3 12 (6.52%) Cryptography
4 11 (5.98%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (5.98%) BYOD
5 10 (5.43%) Clustering
5 10 (5.43%) Driving Licence
6 9 (4.89%) Computer Science
7 8 (4.35%) Statistics
8 7 (3.80%) Enterprise Storage
8 7 (3.80%) PKI
9 6 (3.26%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (2.72%) Client/Server
10 5 (2.72%) Public Cloud
11 4 (2.17%) Fintech
12 3 (1.63%) Fat Client
12 3 (1.63%) Thin Client
12 3 (1.63%) Video Conferencing
13 2 (1.09%) PACS
13 2 (1.09%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 57 (30.98%) Windows
2 27 (14.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 27 (14.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 24 (13.04%) Windows Server
4 19 (10.33%) Windows 7
4 19 (10.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (8.15%) Linux
6 14 (7.61%) Unix
7 13 (7.07%) Windows XP
8 12 (6.52%) Windows 10
9 9 (4.89%) Solaris
10 8 (4.35%) Mac OS X
11 6 (3.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.54%) CentOS
12 1 (0.54%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (48.91%) ITIL
2 58 (31.52%) Incident Management
3 51 (27.72%) Change Management
3 51 (27.72%) Service Management
4 42 (22.83%) Service Delivery
5 33 (17.93%) Project Management
6 23 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
7 21 (11.41%) Configuration Management
7 21 (11.41%) ITSM
8 19 (10.33%) Change Control
8 19 (10.33%) Process Improvement
8 19 (10.33%) Root Cause Analysis
9 18 (9.78%) Service Design
10 15 (8.15%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (8.15%) High Availability
10 15 (8.15%) Information Security
10 15 (8.15%) ITIL V3
11 14 (7.61%) Load Balancing
11 14 (7.61%) Patch Management
12 13 (7.07%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 22 (11.96%) SQL
2 15 (8.15%) PowerShell
3 6 (3.26%) ABAP
4 5 (2.72%) Java
4 5 (2.72%) Perl
5 4 (2.17%) Python
5 4 (2.17%) VBA
6 2 (1.09%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.09%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.54%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.54%) C++
7 1 (0.54%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.54%) PHP
7 1 (0.54%) VB
Qualifications
1 35 (19.02%) Security Cleared
2 26 (14.13%) SC Cleared
3 13 (7.07%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (6.52%) DV Cleared
5 11 (5.98%) CCNA
5 11 (5.98%) CCNP
6 9 (4.89%) CISSP
6 9 (4.89%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (3.80%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (2.72%) CCIE
8 5 (2.72%) Degree
9 4 (2.17%) GCIH
9 4 (2.17%) GIAC
9 4 (2.17%) JNCIA
9 4 (2.17%) JNCIP
9 4 (2.17%) JNCIS
9 4 (2.17%) MCP
9 4 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (1.63%) BPSS Clearance
10 3 (1.63%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (15.76%) SLA
2 11 (5.98%) PCI DSS
3 8 (4.35%) QA
4 6 (3.26%) Disclosure Scotland
4 6 (3.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (2.72%) HIPAA
6 3 (1.63%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 3 (1.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.54%) RMADS
System Software
1 41 (22.28%) Active Directory
2 18 (9.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (9.24%) Microsoft App-V
4 14 (7.61%) Hyper-V
4 14 (7.61%) Virtual Desktop
5 12 (6.52%) XenApp
6 10 (5.43%) vSphere
7 7 (3.80%) Veritas File System
8 6 (3.26%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 5 (2.72%) Terminal Services
10 4 (2.17%) Firmware
10 4 (2.17%) VMware ESX
11 3 (1.63%) XenDesktop
12 2 (1.09%) VMware ESXi
13 1 (0.54%) Sendmail
13 1 (0.54%) vCloud
13 1 (0.54%) Virtual Machines
13 1 (0.54%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 18 (9.78%) SCCM
2 15 (8.15%) NetBackup
2 15 (8.15%) SCOM
3 7 (3.80%) EdgeSight
3 7 (3.80%) WSUS
4 6 (3.26%) Puppet
5 5 (2.72%) Netcool
5 5 (2.72%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 4 (2.17%) AirWatch
6 4 (2.17%) SafeCom
6 4 (2.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 3 (1.63%) AppDNA
7 3 (1.63%) Backup Exec
7 3 (1.63%) SolarWinds Orion
7 3 (1.63%) Tivoli
7 3 (1.63%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 2 (1.09%) Red Hat Satellite
8 2 (1.09%) Unicenter
9 1 (0.54%) Netcool/Webtop
9 1 (0.54%) vMotion
Vendors
1 48 (26.09%) Microsoft
2 27 (14.67%) Citrix
3 25 (13.59%) Cisco
4 24 (13.04%) VMware
5 22 (11.96%) Oracle
6 19 (10.33%) HP
6 19 (10.33%) SAP
7 15 (8.15%) Veritas
8 12 (6.52%) Red Hat
9 10 (5.43%) F5
10 9 (4.89%) Remedy
10 9 (4.89%) Symantec
11 8 (4.35%) EMC
11 8 (4.35%) Intel Security
11 8 (4.35%) Juniper
11 8 (4.35%) Palo Alto
12 7 (3.80%) Brocade
12 7 (3.80%) Huawei
13 6 (3.26%) Blue Coat
13 6 (3.26%) Sun
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