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 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Problem Management
England / South East
Rank 150 151 218
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +67
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 90 106 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.23% 1.29% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.53% 1.62% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 58 14
Median daily rate £362 £338 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.18% +5.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £130 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £428 £439
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 0
Median hourly rate £7.88 £37.09 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-78.76% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £19.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+12.82% +44.44%

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
5884 6563 7065
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.39% 79.99% 77.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 3451 3925 3900
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 207 284 242
Median hourly rate £38.50 £42.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.41% +70.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £60.62 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +52.94%

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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 2017. 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 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 +4 36 £363 -7.05% 1
Hampshire +19 16 £362 +20.66% 1
Oxfordshire -9 12 £350 +154.54% 1
Surrey +7 10 £475 +11.76% 5
Buckinghamshire +7 7 £525 - 1
West Sussex -5 6 - -
Problem Management
England

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 72 (41.86%) ITIL
2 54 (31.40%) Incident Management
3 51 (29.65%) Windows
4 50 (29.07%) Change Management
5 44 (25.58%) Service Management
5 44 (25.58%) Microsoft
6 41 (23.84%) DNS
6 41 (23.84%) Active Directory
7 37 (21.51%) Service Delivery
8 33 (19.19%) Security Cleared
9 32 (18.60%) Management Information System
9 32 (18.60%) DHCP
10 31 (18.02%) Project Management
11 30 (17.44%) Finance
11 30 (17.44%) Windows Server 2008
12 28 (16.28%) Windows Server 2012
13 26 (15.12%) Windows Server
13 26 (15.12%) SC Cleared
13 26 (15.12%) SLA
14 25 (14.53%) Service Design
15 24 (13.95%) Data Centre
15 24 (13.95%) SQL
15 24 (13.95%) Oracle
16 23 (13.37%) Cisco
16 23 (13.37%) Firewall
17 22 (12.79%) HP
18 21 (12.21%) Citrix
18 21 (12.21%) Configuration Management
19 20 (11.63%) Windows Server 2003
19 20 (11.63%) 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 11 (6.40%) IIS
2 6 (3.49%) Confluence
2 6 (3.49%) JBoss
2 6 (3.49%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.91%) MS Exchange
3 5 (2.91%) SAS
4 4 (2.33%) Apache
4 4 (2.33%) SAP Portal
5 3 (1.74%) Documentum
5 3 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (1.74%) Skype for Business
5 3 (1.74%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.16%) IBM Notes
6 2 (1.16%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.58%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.58%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 18 (10.47%) MS Excel
2 12 (6.98%) MS Office
3 6 (3.49%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.74%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.58%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (2.91%) SAP PSCD
2 3 (1.74%) SAP CRM
3 2 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.16%) Remedy AR System
3 2 (1.16%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 17 (9.88%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (8.72%) Office 365
3 12 (6.98%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (5.23%) SaaS
5 3 (1.74%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (23.84%) DNS
2 32 (18.60%) DHCP
3 23 (13.37%) Firewall
4 20 (11.63%) WAN
5 17 (9.88%) LAN
6 16 (9.30%) SAN
7 14 (8.14%) Internet
7 14 (8.14%) MPLS
7 14 (8.14%) Network Security
7 14 (8.14%) TCP/IP
8 13 (7.56%) Intrusion Detection
8 13 (7.56%) SSL
9 11 (6.40%) LDAP
10 8 (4.65%) Kerberos
10 8 (4.65%) NAS
10 8 (4.65%) NetScaler
11 7 (4.07%) Junos
11 7 (4.07%) LTE
12 6 (3.49%) Cisco ASA
12 6 (3.49%) HSPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.91%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (2.91%) Hadoop
1 5 (2.91%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.33%) MS Access
3 3 (1.74%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (1.74%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (1.74%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.58%) MySQL
4 1 (0.58%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 10 (5.81%) JIRA
1 10 (5.81%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (4.07%) Android Studio
2 7 (4.07%) Xcode
3 3 (1.74%) Artifactory
3 3 (1.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (1.74%) Subversion
4 1 (0.58%) AdminStudio
4 1 (0.58%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.58%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.58%) MSI
General
1 30 (17.44%) Finance
2 19 (11.05%) Telecoms
3 9 (5.23%) Legal
4 8 (4.65%) Publishing
5 3 (1.74%) Retail
6 1 (0.58%) Automotive
6 1 (0.58%) Billing
6 1 (0.58%) German Language
6 1 (0.58%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (9.88%) Analyst
1 17 (9.88%) Network Engineer
2 16 (9.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 13 (7.56%) Windows Engineer
4 12 (6.98%) Administrator
4 12 (6.98%) Architect
4 12 (6.98%) Problem Manager
4 12 (6.98%) Support Engineer
5 11 (6.40%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 11 (6.40%) Network Security Engineer
5 11 (6.40%) Security Engineer
5 11 (6.40%) Support Analyst
6 10 (5.81%) Systems Administrator
7 9 (5.23%) Service Manager
7 9 (5.23%) Storage Administrator
7 9 (5.23%) Storage Systems Administrator
7 9 (5.23%) Unix Administrator
7 9 (5.23%) Unix Systems Administrator
8 7 (4.07%) Designer
8 7 (4.07%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.65%) Web Services
2 5 (2.91%) 802.1X
2 5 (2.91%) Web Dynpro
3 3 (1.74%) Spring
4 2 (1.16%) BAPI
4 2 (1.16%) HTML
4 2 (1.16%) HTML5
4 2 (1.16%) J2EE
4 2 (1.16%) SAP ALE
4 2 (1.16%) SAP Fiori
4 2 (1.16%) SAPUI5
5 1 (0.58%) LAMP
5 1 (0.58%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 32 (18.60%) Management Information System
2 24 (13.95%) Data Centre
3 18 (10.47%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (7.56%) Cryptography
5 12 (6.98%) Driving Licence
6 11 (6.40%) BYOD
6 11 (6.40%) Clustering
6 11 (6.40%) Computer Science
7 9 (5.23%) Enterprise Storage
8 8 (4.65%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (4.65%) Statistics
9 7 (4.07%) PKI
10 5 (2.91%) Public Cloud
11 4 (2.33%) Client/Server
12 3 (1.74%) Fat Client
12 3 (1.74%) Thin Client
13 2 (1.16%) PACS
13 2 (1.16%) Replication
13 2 (1.16%) Smart Meter
13 2 (1.16%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 51 (29.65%) Windows
2 30 (17.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 28 (16.28%) Windows Server 2012
4 26 (15.12%) Windows Server
5 20 (11.63%) Windows Server 2003
6 19 (11.05%) Linux
6 19 (11.05%) Windows 7
7 15 (8.72%) Unix
8 14 (8.14%) Windows XP
9 11 (6.40%) Solaris
10 8 (4.65%) Mac OS X
10 8 (4.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (4.07%) Android
11 7 (4.07%) Windows 10
12 3 (1.74%) Windows 8
12 3 (1.74%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.58%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.58%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (41.86%) ITIL
2 54 (31.40%) Incident Management
3 50 (29.07%) Change Management
4 44 (25.58%) Service Management
5 37 (21.51%) Service Delivery
6 31 (18.02%) Project Management
7 25 (14.53%) Service Design
8 21 (12.21%) Configuration Management
9 20 (11.63%) Process Improvement
10 19 (11.05%) Continuous Improvement
11 18 (10.47%) Load Balancing
12 17 (9.88%) Information Security
12 17 (9.88%) Kalman Filter
13 16 (9.30%) Security Patching
14 15 (8.72%) Capacity Management
14 15 (8.72%) Patch Management
15 14 (8.14%) ITSM
15 14 (8.14%) Root Cause Analysis
16 13 (7.56%) Change Control
16 13 (7.56%) Computer Security
Programming Languages
1 24 (13.95%) SQL
2 15 (8.72%) PowerShell
3 12 (6.98%) Java
4 7 (4.07%) ABAP
4 7 (4.07%) Apple Swift
4 7 (4.07%) Objective-C
5 5 (2.91%) Perl
6 4 (2.33%) Python
6 4 (2.33%) VBA
7 2 (1.16%) PHP
7 2 (1.16%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.16%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.16%) VB
8 1 (0.58%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.58%) C++
8 1 (0.58%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.58%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 33 (19.19%) Security Cleared
2 26 (15.12%) SC Cleared
3 13 (7.56%) CISSP
4 10 (5.81%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (5.23%) Degree
5 9 (5.23%) DV Cleared
6 8 (4.65%) CCNA
6 8 (4.65%) CCNP
7 7 (4.07%) JNCIA
7 7 (4.07%) JNCIP
7 7 (4.07%) JNCIS
8 6 (3.49%) GCIH
8 6 (3.49%) GIAC
8 6 (3.49%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (2.33%) MCP
10 3 (1.74%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (1.74%) RHCSA
11 2 (1.16%) CCIE
11 2 (1.16%) JNCIE
11 2 (1.16%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (15.12%) SLA
2 13 (7.56%) PCI DSS
3 11 (6.40%) QA
4 10 (5.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 9 (5.23%) HIPAA
6 8 (4.65%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 41 (23.84%) Active Directory
2 17 (9.88%) Microsoft App-V
3 16 (9.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (6.98%) Hyper-V
5 11 (6.40%) XenApp
6 10 (5.81%) Virtual Desktop
6 10 (5.81%) vSphere
7 9 (5.23%) Veritas File System
8 8 (4.65%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 5 (2.91%) Terminal Services
10 4 (2.33%) Firmware
11 3 (1.74%) XenDesktop
12 2 (1.16%) VMware ESX
12 2 (1.16%) VMware ESXi
13 1 (0.58%) vCloud
13 1 (0.58%) Virtual Machines
13 1 (0.58%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 19 (11.05%) SCCM
2 15 (8.72%) NetBackup
3 13 (7.56%) SCOM
4 11 (6.40%) WSUS
5 8 (4.65%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 8 (4.65%) Puppet
6 7 (4.07%) EdgeSight
7 5 (2.91%) Netcool
8 4 (2.33%) AirWatch
8 4 (2.33%) SafeCom
8 4 (2.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 3 (1.74%) AppDNA
9 3 (1.74%) BladeLogic
9 3 (1.74%) Red Hat Satellite
9 3 (1.74%) Tivoli
10 2 (1.16%) Backup Exec
10 2 (1.16%) SolarWinds Orion
10 2 (1.16%) Unicenter
10 2 (1.16%) Veritas Storage Foundation
11 1 (0.58%) Netcool/Webtop
Vendors
1 44 (25.58%) Microsoft
2 24 (13.95%) Oracle
3 23 (13.37%) Cisco
4 22 (12.79%) HP
5 21 (12.21%) Citrix
6 20 (11.63%) VMware
7 17 (9.88%) SAP
7 17 (9.88%) Veritas
8 16 (9.30%) Red Hat
9 13 (7.56%) F5
9 13 (7.56%) Intel Security
10 11 (6.40%) Brocade
11 10 (5.81%) Remedy
11 10 (5.81%) Symantec
12 9 (5.23%) Juniper
12 9 (5.23%) Palo Alto
13 8 (4.65%) Blue Coat
13 8 (4.65%) EMC
13 8 (4.65%) Sun
14 7 (4.07%) Huawei
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