The table below looks at the statistics for Problem Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Problem Management over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Problem Management
Rank 106 125 105
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -20
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 38 24 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.28% 0.74% 0.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.57% 0.99% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 13 4
Average daily rate £250 £350 £317
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +10.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £199 £130 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £425 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £341
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 7
Average hourly rate - £29.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +20.83%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Problem Management
England

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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2415 2429 1925
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 81.07% 75.34% 74.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1674 1599 1213
Average daily rate £380 £405 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.17% +8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 108 97
Average hourly rate £42.50 £36.40 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.75% +34.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.63 £16.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Problem Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Problem Management Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Problem Management
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Problem Management Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Problem Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Problem Management across the South West region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Problem Management Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Problem Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Problem Management Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Problem Management
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Wiltshire +15 24 £230 -36.11% 5
Gloucestershire +9 9 £314 -10.35% 1
Bristol -4 3 £388 +10.71% 3
Devon - 1 £188 -
Problem Management
England

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 52 (78.79%) ITIL
2 30 (45.45%) Security Cleared
3 26 (39.39%) Incident Management
4 22 (33.33%) Replication
5 18 (27.27%) SC Cleared
6 17 (25.76%) ITIL Certification
6 17 (25.76%) Service Management
7 16 (24.24%) Change Management
8 15 (22.73%) HP
9 14 (21.21%) Windows
9 14 (21.21%) Knowledge Management
10 13 (19.70%) Service Delivery
10 13 (19.70%) Analytical Skills
11 12 (18.18%) ISO 9001
11 12 (18.18%) Firewall
11 12 (18.18%) Business Continuity
12 11 (16.67%) Data Centre
13 10 (15.15%) VMware
14 9 (13.64%) Cisco
15 8 (12.12%) CCNP
15 8 (12.12%) CISSP
15 8 (12.12%) Cisco Certification
16 7 (10.61%) CCIE
16 7 (10.61%) WAN
16 7 (10.61%) Disaster Recovery
16 7 (10.61%) Change Control
16 7 (10.61%) Root Cause Analysis
17 6 (9.09%) High Availability
17 6 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
17 6 (9.09%) OpenView Configuration Management

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (3.03%) IIS
2 2 (3.03%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (6.06%) MS Office
2 2 (3.03%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (18.18%) Firewall
2 7 (10.61%) WAN
3 6 (9.09%) LAN
4 4 (6.06%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (6.06%) IP Telephony
4 4 (6.06%) Network Security
4 4 (6.06%) SAN
5 3 (4.55%) MPLS
6 2 (3.03%) Cisco PIX
6 2 (3.03%) DNS
6 2 (3.03%) Internet
6 2 (3.03%) PABX
6 2 (3.03%) Unified Communications
6 2 (3.03%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (1.52%) BGP
7 1 (1.52%) EIGRP
7 1 (1.52%) Intranet
7 1 (1.52%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.06%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (1.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (28.79%) Coordinator
2 12 (18.18%) Incident Coordinator
3 6 (9.09%) Server Support
3 6 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 5 (7.58%) Consultant
4 5 (7.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (7.58%) Problem Manager
4 5 (7.58%) Technical Specialist
5 4 (6.06%) EMC Engineer
5 4 (6.06%) EMC Storage Consultant
5 4 (6.06%) EMC Storage Engineer
5 4 (6.06%) HP Storage Consultant
5 4 (6.06%) HP Storage Engineer
5 4 (6.06%) IBM Storage Consultant
5 4 (6.06%) IBM Storage Engineer
5 4 (6.06%) Incident Manager
5 4 (6.06%) NetBackup Consultant
5 4 (6.06%) NetBackup Engineer
5 4 (6.06%) Operations Engineer
5 4 (6.06%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.55%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 22 (33.33%) Replication
2 13 (19.70%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (16.67%) Data Centre
4 4 (6.06%) EMC VMAX
5 3 (4.55%) Driving Licence
6 2 (3.03%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (21.21%) Windows
2 2 (3.03%) Android
2 2 (3.03%) Windows 7
2 2 (3.03%) Windows Server
2 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (3.03%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (78.79%) ITIL
2 26 (39.39%) Incident Management
3 17 (25.76%) Service Management
4 16 (24.24%) Change Management
5 14 (21.21%) Knowledge Management
6 13 (19.70%) Service Delivery
7 12 (18.18%) Business Continuity
8 7 (10.61%) Change Control
8 7 (10.61%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (10.61%) Root Cause Analysis
9 6 (9.09%) High Availability
9 6 (9.09%) Migration
9 6 (9.09%) Network Design
9 6 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (7.58%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (6.06%) CRM
11 4 (6.06%) Kalman Filter
11 4 (6.06%) Performance Management
11 4 (6.06%) Web Filtering
12 3 (4.55%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.06%) C
2 2 (3.03%) Java
3 1 (1.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 18 (27.27%) SC Cleared
3 17 (25.76%) ITIL Certification
4 8 (12.12%) CCNP
4 8 (12.12%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (12.12%) CISSP
5 7 (10.61%) CCIE
6 5 (7.58%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (6.06%) DV Cleared
8 3 (4.55%) CCNA
8 3 (4.55%) MCSE
9 2 (3.03%) MCSA
10 1 (1.52%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (18.18%) ISO 9001
2 4 (6.06%) SLA
3 1 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 6 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (6.06%) SRDF
2 4 (6.06%) VMware ESX
3 2 (3.03%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 6 (9.09%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 4 (6.06%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 15 (22.73%) HP
2 10 (15.15%) VMware
3 9 (13.64%) Cisco
4 6 (9.09%) Blue Coat
4 6 (9.09%) OpenText
5 5 (7.58%) Microsoft
6 4 (6.06%) Brocade
6 4 (6.06%) EMC
6 4 (6.06%) IBM
6 4 (6.06%) IronPort
6 4 (6.06%) NetApp
7 3 (4.55%) CheckPoint
8 2 (3.03%) Barracuda Networks
8 2 (3.03%) F5
8 2 (3.03%) Intel
8 2 (3.03%) Intel Security
8 2 (3.03%) Juniper
8 2 (3.03%) Sourcefire
9 1 (1.52%) Citrix
9 1 (1.52%) Oracle
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