The table below looks at the statistics for the Problem Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Problem Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Problem Manager
Rank 250 242 234
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Problem Manager 9 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.089% 0.11% 0.048%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.098% 0.12% 0.052%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 3
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£300 £375 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -14.77%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £390 £440
% change year-on-year
-7.05% -11.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.74 £22.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +38.46%
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
9227 8896 7720
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.68% 91.94% 92.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 5092 4904 3850
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £213 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 441 480 603
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £50.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.34% -1.42%

Problem Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Problem Manager in the job title across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 21 April 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Problem Manager within the South East region over the 3 months to 21 April 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
Berkshire 0 6 £300 +6.19% 4
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
Problem Manager
England

Problem Manager
Top 28 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited Problem Manager in their job title 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 with Problem Manager in their job title.

1 6 (60.00%) ITIL
2 5 (50.00%) Service Management
2 5 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (40.00%) Problem Management
4 3 (30.00%) SLA
5 2 (20.00%) CCNA
5 2 (20.00%) HP
5 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
5 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
6 1 (10.00%) WebEx
6 1 (10.00%) Capacity Management
6 1 (10.00%) Transition Management
6 1 (10.00%) SCOM
6 1 (10.00%) CCENT
6 1 (10.00%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (10.00%) DV Cleared
6 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
6 1 (10.00%) ITIL V3
6 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (10.00%) ITSM
6 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
6 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (10.00%) Degree
6 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
6 1 (10.00%) Cisco
6 1 (10.00%) CRM

Problem Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited Problem Manager in their job title 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 with Problem Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) WebEx
General
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) ITIL
2 5 (50.00%) Service Management
2 5 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (40.00%) Problem Management
4 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
5 1 (10.00%) Capacity Management
5 1 (10.00%) Transition Management
5 1 (10.00%) ITSM
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL V3
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (10.00%) CRM
5 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) CCNA
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) CCENT
2 1 (10.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco
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