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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Problem Management over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Problem Management
Rank 110 127 99
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -28
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 32 13 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.06% 0.42% 1.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.36% 0.54% 1.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 7 30
Median daily rate £250 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.43% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £201 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £395 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £300 £338
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £22.50 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.16%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+15.55% +28.57%
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
2350 2429 2358
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 78.05% 77.60% 79.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1562 1657 1582
Median daily rate £393 £388 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.29% +6.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 106 122
Median hourly rate £34.00 £37.00 £33.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.10% +9.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £16.00 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Problem Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 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 29 June 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Problem Management within the South West region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
Wiltshire +5 15 £250 - 3
Dorset +2 9 £400 -
Bristol +6 4 £248 -33.10% 5
Somerset - 2 - -
Gloucestershire -3 1 £385 +36.28% 2
Devon - 1 £375 -
Problem Management
England

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 West region with a requirement for Problem Management.

1 53 (68.83%) ITIL
2 29 (37.66%) Incident Management
2 29 (37.66%) Security Cleared
3 28 (36.36%) Windows
4 19 (24.68%) Service Management
4 19 (24.68%) Change Management
5 16 (20.78%) IIS
6 15 (19.48%) Replication
6 15 (19.48%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (16.88%) SC Cleared
7 13 (16.88%) Service Delivery
7 13 (16.88%) SQL Server
8 12 (15.58%) ITIL Certification
9 11 (14.29%) Oracle
9 11 (14.29%) Microsoft
9 11 (14.29%) VMware
9 11 (14.29%) DV Cleared
10 10 (12.99%) Opscode Chef
11 9 (11.69%) Cisco
11 9 (11.69%) WAN
11 9 (11.69%) Java
11 9 (11.69%) Business Continuity
11 9 (11.69%) Finance
11 9 (11.69%) Banking
11 9 (11.69%) Continuous Improvement
12 8 (10.39%) Change Control
12 8 (10.39%) Oracle Database
12 8 (10.39%) Mentoring
12 8 (10.39%) Knowledge Management
12 8 (10.39%) Firewall

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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:

Application Platforms
1 16 (20.78%) IIS
2 7 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 7 (9.09%) WebSphere
3 6 (7.79%) SharePoint
4 4 (5.19%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (3.90%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.30%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (10.39%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.79%) InfoPath
3 2 (2.60%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.30%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (1.30%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.09%) Office 365
2 3 (3.90%) IaaS
2 3 (3.90%) PaaS
2 3 (3.90%) SaaS
3 1 (1.30%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.69%) WAN
2 8 (10.39%) Firewall
2 8 (10.39%) LAN
3 7 (9.09%) Internet
4 6 (7.79%) IP Telephony
4 6 (7.79%) Kerberos
5 5 (6.49%) MPLS
6 3 (3.90%) BGP
6 3 (3.90%) Intranet
6 3 (3.90%) VoIP
7 2 (2.60%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (2.60%) DNS
7 2 (2.60%) Ethernet
7 2 (2.60%) NetScreen
7 2 (2.60%) OSPF
7 2 (2.60%) PABX
7 2 (2.60%) VLAN
7 2 (2.60%) VPLS
7 2 (2.60%) VPN
7 2 (2.60%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.88%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.39%) Oracle Database
3 7 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (7.79%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (7.79%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 9 (11.69%) Banking
1 9 (11.69%) Finance
2 5 (6.49%) Retail
3 4 (5.19%) Billing
3 4 (5.19%) Retail Banking
4 3 (3.90%) Marketing
5 2 (2.60%) Military
6 1 (1.30%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (12.99%) Project Manager
2 9 (11.69%) Incident Manager
3 8 (10.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (9.09%) Developer
4 7 (9.09%) Problem Manager
4 7 (9.09%) Server Support
4 7 (9.09%) Support Engineer
5 6 (7.79%) Coordinator
5 6 (7.79%) Infrastructure Support
5 6 (7.79%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 6 (7.79%) Server Engineer
5 6 (7.79%) Server Support Engineer
5 6 (7.79%) Service Manager
6 5 (6.49%) Consultant
6 5 (6.49%) SharePoint Developer
7 3 (3.90%) Analyst
7 3 (3.90%) Delivery Manager
7 3 (3.90%) Services Delivery Manager
7 3 (3.90%) SharePoint Consultant
7 3 (3.90%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.79%) .NET
1 6 (7.79%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.30%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.30%) Middleware
2 1 (1.30%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (19.48%) Analytical Skills
1 15 (19.48%) Replication
2 4 (5.19%) Online Banking
3 3 (3.90%) Blog
3 3 (3.90%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.30%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.30%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.30%) iPhone
4 1 (1.30%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.30%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 28 (36.36%) Windows
2 7 (9.09%) Unix
2 7 (9.09%) Windows Server
3 3 (3.90%) Android
3 3 (3.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.60%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.60%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.30%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.30%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (68.83%) ITIL
2 29 (37.66%) Incident Management
3 19 (24.68%) Change Management
3 19 (24.68%) Service Management
4 13 (16.88%) Service Delivery
5 9 (11.69%) Business Continuity
5 9 (11.69%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (10.39%) Change Control
6 8 (10.39%) Knowledge Management
6 8 (10.39%) Mentoring
7 7 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
7 7 (9.09%) SDLC
8 6 (7.79%) Coaching
8 6 (7.79%) Project Management
9 5 (6.49%) Migration
9 5 (6.49%) PRINCE2
9 5 (6.49%) Validation
10 4 (5.19%) ITIL V3
10 4 (5.19%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 9 (11.69%) Java
2 7 (9.09%) C#
2 7 (9.09%) PowerShell
2 7 (9.09%) SQL
3 4 (5.19%) C
4 1 (1.30%) VB
Qualifications
1 29 (37.66%) Security Cleared
2 13 (16.88%) SC Cleared
3 12 (15.58%) ITIL Certification
4 11 (14.29%) DV Cleared
5 4 (5.19%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (3.90%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (3.90%) MCSE
7 1 (1.30%) A+ Certification
7 1 (1.30%) CCNA
7 1 (1.30%) CCNP
7 1 (1.30%) CISSP
7 1 (1.30%) MCDST
7 1 (1.30%) MCP
7 1 (1.30%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.09%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.30%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.30%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (10.39%) Active Directory
2 6 (7.79%) VMware ESX
3 5 (6.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.30%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (1.30%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (12.99%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (6.49%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (1.30%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 11 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 11 (14.29%) Oracle
1 11 (14.29%) VMware
2 9 (11.69%) Cisco
3 7 (9.09%) OpenText
4 6 (7.79%) HP
4 6 (7.79%) Nintex
5 3 (3.90%) CheckPoint
6 2 (2.60%) Fortinet
6 2 (2.60%) Juniper
6 2 (2.60%) SonicWALL
6 2 (2.60%) WatchGuard
7 1 (1.30%) Apple
7 1 (1.30%) Citrix
7 1 (1.30%) Nokia
7 1 (1.30%) Samsung
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