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 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Problem Management
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank - 47 39
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 0 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire - 1.18% 1.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.50% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 2
Median daily rate - £294 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -32.85%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.97 £40.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-50.07% +150.00%

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
358 399 293
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 81.74% 78.39% 78.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 231 277 189
Median daily rate £425 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £577 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 11
Median hourly rate £23.24 £16.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.21% -8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.24 £13.20 £7.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £28.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +40.35%

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
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) ITIL
3 6 (75.00%) MS Exchange
3 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (75.00%) Service Management
3 6 (75.00%) VMware
3 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (62.50%) SC Cleared
4 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
4 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
4 5 (62.50%) SLA
4 5 (62.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
5 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
5 4 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (50.00%) Internet
6 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
6 3 (37.50%) Linux
6 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
6 3 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (37.50%) Capacity Management
7 2 (25.00%) ServiceNow
7 2 (25.00%) MS Office
7 2 (25.00%) Quality Management
7 2 (25.00%) Finance
8 1 (12.50%) Aerospace
8 1 (12.50%) Migration

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 6 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) Internet
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Aerospace
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Analyst
2 5 (62.50%) Service Analyst
2 5 (62.50%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (50.00%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (50.00%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (37.50%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (12.50%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (12.50%) Data Centre Engineer
6 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (12.50%) IT Support
6 1 (12.50%) IT Support Analyst
6 1 (12.50%) ITIL Service Analyst
6 1 (12.50%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (12.50%) Server Engineer
6 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Support
6 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Support Analyst
6 1 (12.50%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 3 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) ITIL
2 6 (75.00%) Service Management
3 5 (62.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (37.50%) Capacity Management
5 2 (25.00%) Quality Management
6 1 (12.50%) Change Management
6 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
6 1 (12.50%) Data Centre Operations
6 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
6 1 (12.50%) Migration
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) SC Cleared
1 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 4 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (12.50%) MCSE
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 4 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (12.50%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) vMotion
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
3 2 (25.00%) ServiceNow
4 1 (12.50%) Citrix
4 1 (12.50%) HP