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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Problem Management over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Problem Management
Rank 39 40 34
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -6
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 1 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.30% 0.66% 2.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 0.98% 3.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 5
Average daily rate
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- £200 £180
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £348 £330
% change year-on-year
-6.47% +5.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £24.00 - £20.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.50 £17.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-32.35% +13.33%
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
244 204 257
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 72.40% 67.55% 71.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 105 123
Average daily rate £350 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 23 22
Average hourly rate £36.00 £29.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.13% +31.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.08 £10.95 £13.11
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £35.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

Problem Management
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Problem Management across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
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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
Doncaster - 1 - -
Sheffield - - - -
Problem Management
Yorkshire

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 4 (80.00%) ITIL
1 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (80.00%) Incident Management
1 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (60.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 5.5
2 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (60.00%) SLA
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
2 3 (60.00%) CA
2 3 (60.00%) Unicenter
2 3 (60.00%) Internet
2 3 (60.00%) Blackberry
2 3 (60.00%) C
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) Windows NT
3 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (40.00%) MS Office
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (20.00%) Hyperic
4 1 (20.00%) PuTTY
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 5.5
1 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (20.00%) Apache
3 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (40.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (60.00%) Internet
3 1 (20.00%) PuTTY
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) SSH
3 1 (20.00%) HTTP
3 1 (20.00%) HTTPS
3 1 (20.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Service Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Support
3 1 (20.00%) Network Design Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Network Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (20.00%) Spring
1 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows NT
2 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Debian
3 1 (20.00%) UNIX
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
1 4 (80.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (60.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Network Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) CMMI
3 1 (20.00%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (20.00%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) SLA
2 1 (20.00%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Unicenter
2 1 (20.00%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) Citrix
1 3 (60.00%) CA
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Remedy
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco