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 1 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Problem Manager
Rank 248 259 233
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -26
Contract jobs requiring a Problem Manager 15 10 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.17% 0.11% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.11% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 9
Median daily rate £375 £525 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +54.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £465 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £525 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £400 £340
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +17.64%
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
8423 8943 8664
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 94.66% 95.02% 94.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 5002 5113 4698
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 £255 £235 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.75% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 388 431 445
Median hourly rate £20.50 £16.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.24% -2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.45 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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 1 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 1 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 +2 6 £375 - 1
Buckinghamshire +12 5 £425 -
Sussex - 1 £525 -
Problem Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 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 24 (72.73%) ITIL
2 22 (66.67%) Problem Management
3 16 (48.48%) ITIL Certification
4 13 (39.39%) Service Delivery
5 12 (36.36%) Service Management
5 12 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement
6 11 (33.33%) SLA
7 10 (30.30%) Process Improvement
7 10 (30.30%) Incident Management
8 9 (27.27%) Matrix Organization
9 8 (24.24%) Telecoms
10 6 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
11 4 (12.12%) Finance
11 4 (12.12%) MS Office
11 4 (12.12%) MS Excel
11 4 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
12 3 (9.09%) Matrix Management
12 3 (9.09%) Fintech
12 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
12 3 (9.09%) Performance Improvement
12 3 (9.09%) High Availability
12 3 (9.09%) E-Commerce
12 3 (9.09%) Risk Assessment
13 2 (6.06%) ITSM
13 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
13 2 (6.06%) ITIL V3
13 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
13 2 (6.06%) Huawei
13 2 (6.06%) Statistics
14 1 (3.03%) Degree

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 4 (12.12%) MS Excel
1 4 (12.12%) MS Office
2 1 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.03%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
General
1 8 (24.24%) Telecoms
2 4 (12.12%) Finance
3 1 (3.03%) Automotive
3 1 (3.03%) Electronics
3 1 (3.03%) German Language
3 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.03%) Marketing
3 1 (3.03%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (9.09%) Fintech
2 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.06%) Statistics
3 1 (3.03%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (72.73%) ITIL
2 22 (66.67%) Problem Management
3 13 (39.39%) Service Delivery
4 12 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement
4 12 (36.36%) Service Management
5 10 (30.30%) Incident Management
5 10 (30.30%) Process Improvement
6 9 (27.27%) Matrix Organization
7 6 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (9.09%) E-Commerce
9 3 (9.09%) High Availability
9 3 (9.09%) Matrix Management
9 3 (9.09%) Performance Improvement
9 3 (9.09%) Risk Assessment
10 2 (6.06%) ITIL V3
10 2 (6.06%) ITSM
11 1 (3.03%) GAP Analysis
11 1 (3.03%) Process Management
11 1 (3.03%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 16 (48.48%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.03%) Degree
3 1 (3.03%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (33.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (6.06%) Huawei
2 1 (3.03%) SAP