The table below looks at the statistics for Problem Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Problem Management over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Problem Management
Rank 80 73 84
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +11
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 13 18 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.00% 1.37% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.34% 1.81% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 3
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£350 £363 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% -7.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £304 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £390 £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £338 £307
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +10.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £17.50 £17.75
% change year-on-year
+24.28% -1.40%
Problem Management
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
973 993 933
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 75.14% 75.57% 73.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 553 586 478
Average daily rate £425 £375 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 43 52
Average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £16.50 £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.19 £59.50 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.99 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+3.48% -4.95%

Problem Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Problem Management Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Problem Management
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Problem Management Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Problem Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Problem Management Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Problem Management
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015. 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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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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IT Job Ads
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Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Cobham - 3 £350 -
Problem Management
South East

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 13 (59.09%) SQL
1 13 (59.09%) SQL Server
1 13 (59.09%) Windows
2 10 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 10 (45.45%) VMware
3 9 (40.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (40.91%) DHCP
3 9 (40.91%) DNS
4 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
4 8 (36.36%) NetApp
4 8 (36.36%) Change Management
5 7 (31.82%) Service Management
5 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (31.82%) NetBackup
6 6 (27.27%) Migration
6 6 (27.27%) Finance
6 6 (27.27%) TCP/IP
6 6 (27.27%) MS Exchange
7 5 (22.73%) LAN
7 5 (22.73%) Cisco
7 5 (22.73%) Windows 2000
7 5 (22.73%) SAP
7 5 (22.73%) Firewall
7 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2000
7 5 (22.73%) Clustering
7 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (22.73%) WSUS
7 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (22.73%) SCCM

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 (27.27%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (40.91%) DHCP
1 9 (40.91%) DNS
2 6 (27.27%) TCP/IP
3 5 (22.73%) LAN
3 5 (22.73%) Firewall
4 4 (18.18%) SAN
5 3 (13.64%) NAS
6 1 (4.55%) IPsec
6 1 (4.55%) VLAN
6 1 (4.55%) Internet
6 1 (4.55%) SSL
6 1 (4.55%) WAN
6 1 (4.55%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (59.09%) SQL Server
2 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2000
2 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (18.18%) Oracle Database
3 4 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (18.18%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (13.64%) Oracle9i Database
General
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.55%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Analyst
2 3 (13.64%) DBA
2 3 (13.64%) Administrator
2 3 (13.64%) Services Delivery Manager
2 3 (13.64%) Service Manager
2 3 (13.64%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (9.09%) SAP Manager
3 2 (9.09%) SAP Service Delivery Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Test Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) IT Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Technical Support
4 1 (4.55%) Support Specialist
4 1 (4.55%) Network Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Architect
4 1 (4.55%) Security Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (4.55%) Change Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Clustering
2 3 (13.64%) Client/Server
2 3 (13.64%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (9.09%) CMDB
3 2 (9.09%) Smart Meter
4 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.55%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 13 (59.09%) Windows
2 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (22.73%) Windows 2000
4 4 (18.18%) UNIX
4 4 (18.18%) Linux
5 3 (13.64%) Solaris
5 3 (13.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Change Management
2 7 (31.82%) Service Management
3 6 (27.27%) Migration
4 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
4 4 (18.18%) ITIL
5 3 (13.64%) Incident Management
5 3 (13.64%) Capacity Management
6 2 (9.09%) Release Management
6 2 (9.09%) Integration Testing
6 2 (9.09%) Test Scripting
6 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
6 2 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (9.09%) Knowledge Management
6 2 (9.09%) SDLC
7 1 (4.55%) ITSM
7 1 (4.55%) Business Continuity
7 1 (4.55%) Project Management
7 1 (4.55%) Performance Management
7 1 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (4.55%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 13 (59.09%) SQL
2 4 (18.18%) VBScript
2 4 (18.18%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) CCNA
1 4 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared
2 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
3 2 (9.09%) ISTQB
4 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 9 (40.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (22.73%) Forefront TMG
4 3 (13.64%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 3 (13.64%) Veritas File System
4 3 (13.64%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 3 (13.64%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (31.82%) NetBackup
2 5 (22.73%) WSUS
2 5 (22.73%) SCCM
3 3 (13.64%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) VMware
2 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 8 (36.36%) NetApp
3 5 (22.73%) SAP
3 5 (22.73%) Cisco
4 4 (18.18%) Oracle
5 3 (13.64%) Cognos
5 3 (13.64%) Sun
5 3 (13.64%) Veritas
5 3 (13.64%) Red Hat
5 3 (13.64%) Informatica
5 3 (13.64%) Symantec
5 3 (13.64%) Tripwire
5 3 (13.64%) Supermicro
5 3 (13.64%) Websense
6 2 (9.09%) Remedy
6 2 (9.09%) BMC
6 2 (9.09%) HP
7 1 (4.55%) Juniper
7 1 (4.55%) CheckPoint