The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East region that had Problem Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Problem Manager
Rank 248 257 237
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -20
Contract jobs requiring a Problem Manager 21 14 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.24% 0.15% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.15% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 11
Median daily rate £425 £458 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.10% +40.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £415 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £529 £507 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £383 £375
% change year-on-year
-8.49% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 - £21.00
Problem Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8365 9058 8542
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 94.27% 94.70% 94.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 4989 5288 4621
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 378 426 430
Median hourly rate £21.00 £16.14 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.11% -0.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £41.37 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

Problem Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of IT contracts across the South East region that featured Problem Manager in the job title.

Problem Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Problem Manager
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 Manager across the South East region.

Problem Manager Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Problem Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Problem Manager across the South East region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Problem Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Problem Manager
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 Manager across the South East region.

Problem Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Problem Manager
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 Manager within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 July 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 -1 8 £560 +29.47%
Surrey - 6 £375 -
Buckinghamshire +19 5 £425 -
Sussex - 1 £525 -
West Sussex - 1 £470 -
Problem Manager
England

Problem Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, Problem Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region featuring Problem Manager in the job title.

1 30 (83.33%) ITIL
2 26 (72.22%) Problem Management
3 16 (44.44%) ITIL Certification
4 12 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 10 (27.78%) Service Management
5 10 (27.78%) Incident Management
6 8 (22.22%) Service Delivery
7 7 (19.44%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (19.44%) Telecoms
7 7 (19.44%) Finance
7 7 (19.44%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (16.67%) SLA
9 5 (13.89%) High Availability
9 5 (13.89%) Matrix Management
9 5 (13.89%) MS Excel
9 5 (13.89%) MS Office
10 4 (11.11%) E-Commerce
10 4 (11.11%) ITSM
10 4 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
10 4 (11.11%) Front Office
10 4 (11.11%) Back Office
10 4 (11.11%) Statistics
10 4 (11.11%) Process Improvement
10 4 (11.11%) Performance Improvement
10 4 (11.11%) Radio Access Network
10 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (11.11%) Fintech
11 3 (8.33%) Matrix Organization
12 2 (5.56%) ITIL V3
12 2 (5.56%) Security Cleared

Problem Manager Skill Set
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:

Applications
1 5 (13.89%) MS Excel
1 5 (13.89%) MS Office
2 2 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.78%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (2.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.11%) Radio Access Network
General
1 7 (19.44%) Finance
1 7 (19.44%) Telecoms
2 4 (11.11%) Back Office
2 4 (11.11%) Front Office
3 1 (2.78%) Automotive
3 1 (2.78%) Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Electronics
3 1 (2.78%) German Language
3 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.78%) Marketing
3 1 (2.78%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (11.11%) Fintech
1 4 (11.11%) Statistics
2 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.78%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (83.33%) ITIL
2 26 (72.22%) Problem Management
3 12 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 10 (27.78%) Incident Management
4 10 (27.78%) Service Management
5 8 (22.22%) Service Delivery
6 7 (19.44%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (19.44%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (13.89%) High Availability
7 5 (13.89%) Matrix Management
8 4 (11.11%) E-Commerce
8 4 (11.11%) ITSM
8 4 (11.11%) Performance Improvement
8 4 (11.11%) Process Improvement
8 4 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
9 3 (8.33%) Matrix Organization
10 2 (5.56%) ITIL V3
10 2 (5.56%) Statistical Analysis
11 1 (2.78%) Migration
11 1 (2.78%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 16 (44.44%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (5.56%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.78%) Degree
3 1 (2.78%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (5.56%) Huawei
1 2 (5.56%) Remedy
2 1 (2.78%) SAP