The table below looks at the statistics for Problem Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Problem Management 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 Management
Rank 52 50 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 3 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.62% 1.07% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% 1.43% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 0
Average daily rate
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£275 £250 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £16.58 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+74.88% -3.86%
Problem Management
Wales

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 Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
387 421 218
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 79.79% 75.31% 67.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 281 260 142
Average daily rate £350 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £462 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £361
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 5 6
Average hourly rate £18.90 £25.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.40% +51.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £17.20 £10.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £26.50 £17.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £29.75 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+5.68% -7.03%

Problem Management
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Problem Management across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Problem Management Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Problem Management
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Problem Management Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Problem Management
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Problem Management Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

Problem Management
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Problem Management within the South Wales 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
Cardiff +6 1 £275 +10.00%
Problem Management
Wales

Problem Management
Top 29 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales region citing Problem Management also 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 that cited Problem Management.

1 7 (100.00%) MS Office
1 7 (100.00%) ITIL
2 6 (85.71%) MS Excel
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) ITIL V3
3 4 (57.14%) ServiceNow
3 4 (57.14%) Workflow
3 4 (57.14%) Knowledge Management
3 4 (57.14%) ITSM
4 3 (42.86%) Service Management
4 3 (42.86%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (42.86%) Coaching
4 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
6 1 (14.29%) Data Management
6 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (14.29%) Trend Analysis
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
6 1 (14.29%) Capacity Management
6 1 (14.29%) Project Management
6 1 (14.29%) Change Management
6 1 (14.29%) Security Management
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (14.29%) ERP
6 1 (14.29%) UNIX
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle 11i

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales region citing Problem Management also 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 that cited Problem Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 7 (100.00%) MS Office
2 6 (85.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Knowledge Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Problem Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) DBA
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle DBA
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) ITIL
2 6 (85.71%) ITIL V3
3 4 (57.14%) Knowledge Management
3 4 (57.14%) ITSM
3 4 (57.14%) Workflow
4 3 (42.86%) Service Management
4 3 (42.86%) Coaching
5 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
6 1 (14.29%) Trend Analysis
6 1 (14.29%) Capacity Management
6 1 (14.29%) Change Management
6 1 (14.29%) ERP
6 1 (14.29%) Project Management
6 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (14.29%) Data Management
6 1 (14.29%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) ServiceNow
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle