The table below looks at the statistics for Problem Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Problem Management over the 3 months to 6 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Problem Management
Rank 53 49 35
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -14
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 7 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.29% 0.62% 2.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.61% 0.80% 3.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Median daily rate £338 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.58% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £339 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.85% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £29.00 £16.58
% change year-on-year
-6.89% +74.88%
Problem Management
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
434 376 219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 79.93% 78.01% 61.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 320 265 121
Median daily rate £450 £350 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +20.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £250 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 15 15
Median hourly rate £15.21 £17.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.08% -30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £7.69 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 £30.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.63%

Problem Management
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire

Problem Management
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Problem Management Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Problem Management
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Problem Management across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

Problem Management Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

Problem Management
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Problem Management Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Problem Management
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 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
Sheffield -17 5 £394 -
Doncaster +10 2 £140 -67.05%
Problem Management
Yorkshire

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 6 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Problem Management.

1 9 (69.23%) Windows
1 9 (69.23%) ITIL
2 8 (61.54%) Service Management
2 8 (61.54%) Change Management
2 8 (61.54%) Incident Management
3 7 (53.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (53.85%) Red Hat
3 7 (53.85%) Linux
4 6 (46.15%) Data Centre
4 6 (46.15%) Capacity Management
5 5 (38.46%) Data Centre Operations
5 5 (38.46%) Configuration Management
5 5 (38.46%) Finance
6 4 (30.77%) Banking
7 3 (23.08%) Supplier Management
7 3 (23.08%) Statistics
7 3 (23.08%) RMADS
7 3 (23.08%) Unix
7 3 (23.08%) Service Continuity Management
8 2 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (15.38%) C
8 2 (15.38%) SLA
8 2 (15.38%) Unicenter
8 2 (15.38%) Remedy
8 2 (15.38%) Blackberry
8 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
8 2 (15.38%) CA
8 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
9 1 (7.69%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (7.69%) Firewall

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 1 (7.69%) IBM Notes
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.69%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (7.69%) LAN
2 1 (7.69%) SNMP
2 1 (7.69%) SSL
2 1 (7.69%) VPN
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 4 (30.77%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Data Centre Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Service Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Server Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Service Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Customer Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Data Centre Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) First Line Help Desk Support
4 1 (7.69%) Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) IT Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) IT Support
4 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Support
4 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Technician
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Data Centre
2 3 (23.08%) Statistics
3 2 (15.38%) Blackberry
4 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (7.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) Linux
2 7 (53.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (23.08%) Unix
4 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
5 1 (7.69%) Windows NT
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) ITIL
2 8 (61.54%) Change Management
2 8 (61.54%) Incident Management
2 8 (61.54%) Service Management
3 6 (46.15%) Capacity Management
4 5 (38.46%) Configuration Management
4 5 (38.46%) Data Centre Operations
5 3 (23.08%) Service Continuity Management
5 3 (23.08%) Supplier Management
6 2 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (7.69%) Analytics
7 1 (7.69%) Computer Security
7 1 (7.69%) Quality Management
7 1 (7.69%) Security Management
7 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
7 1 (7.69%) Time Management
7 1 (7.69%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) RMADS
2 2 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Unicenter
2 1 (7.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Red Hat
2 2 (15.38%) CA
2 2 (15.38%) Remedy
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix
3 1 (7.69%) HP
3 1 (7.69%) Lotus
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) Peregrine
3 1 (7.69%) ServiceNow
3 1 (7.69%) Spiceworks
3 1 (7.69%) VMware