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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Problem Management over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Problem Management
Rank - 61 60
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 0 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales - 0.37% 0.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.45% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 4
Median daily rate - £270 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.68%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £300 £336
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -10.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £26.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.92% +48.57%
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
367 449 508
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 77.43% 83.15% 80.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 347 321
Median daily rate £385 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 17 8
Median hourly rate £41.50 £15.63 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+165.60% -10.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.40 £14.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £34.50 £25.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

Problem Management
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Wales 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 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
Top 15 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, 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 Wales region with a requirement for Problem Management.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
1 2 (100.00%) BMC
1 2 (100.00%) Remedy
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) ITSM
1 2 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (100.00%) CMDB
1 2 (100.00%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Remedy AR System

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (50.00%) Remedy AR System
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Administrator
2 1 (50.00%) Remedy Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (100.00%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) BMC
1 2 (100.00%) Remedy