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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Problem Management over the 3 months to 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Problem Management
Rank 69 84 91
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +7
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 28 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 2.11% 0.52% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.58% 0.66% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 3 3
Median daily rate £430 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.25% +4.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £25.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £29.00 £16.58
% change year-on-year
-6.89% +74.88%
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
1085 1059 1142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 81.64% 78.44% 77.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 717 587 646
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 32 52
Median hourly rate £40.00 £41.50 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.61% +56.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.79 £18.20 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £51.68 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -1.58%

Problem Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Surrey 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 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

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

Problem Management Daily Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Problem Management within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 3 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
Guildford +9 6 £378 - 2
Staines - 4 £600 -
Camberley - 3 £425 -
Epsom - 2 £385 -
Reigate - 1 £525 -
Sunbury-on-Thames - 1 £340 -
Problem Management
South East

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 3 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Problem Management.

1 20 (40.82%) Windows
2 18 (36.73%) ITIL
2 18 (36.73%) Linux
2 18 (36.73%) Finance
3 14 (28.57%) VMware
3 14 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (26.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (26.53%) Change Management
5 12 (24.49%) AIX
5 12 (24.49%) Microsoft
6 11 (22.45%) Unix
7 10 (20.41%) Solaris
7 10 (20.41%) Incident Management
7 10 (20.41%) Windows Server
8 9 (18.37%) Service Delivery
8 9 (18.37%) Firewall
8 9 (18.37%) Management Information System
8 9 (18.37%) SLA
8 9 (18.37%) SAN
8 9 (18.37%) Project Management
8 9 (18.37%) Service Management
9 8 (16.33%) Active Directory
9 8 (16.33%) Veritas
9 8 (16.33%) EMC
9 8 (16.33%) VPN
9 8 (16.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 8 (16.33%) yum
10 7 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (14.29%) Citrix

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 4 (8.16%) MS Exchange
1 4 (8.16%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (12.24%) MS Excel
2 5 (10.20%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.24%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (12.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (10.20%) IaaS
2 5 (10.20%) PaaS
2 5 (10.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.37%) Firewall
1 9 (18.37%) SAN
2 8 (16.33%) VPN
3 4 (8.16%) LAN
3 4 (8.16%) LDAP
3 4 (8.16%) Unified Communications
3 4 (8.16%) WAN
4 3 (6.12%) DHCP
4 3 (6.12%) DNS
4 3 (6.12%) FTP
4 3 (6.12%) HTTP
4 3 (6.12%) Internet
4 3 (6.12%) IPsec
4 3 (6.12%) SSL
4 3 (6.12%) TCP/IP
5 2 (4.08%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (4.08%) NAS
5 2 (4.08%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.16%) Oracle Database
2 3 (6.12%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 18 (36.73%) Finance
2 6 (12.24%) Banking
3 3 (6.12%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.08%) Legal
5 1 (2.04%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 5 (10.20%) Analyst
1 5 (10.20%) Cloud Engineer
1 5 (10.20%) Incident Manager
1 5 (10.20%) Security Engineer
1 5 (10.20%) Support Engineer
2 4 (8.16%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (8.16%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 4 (8.16%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (8.16%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (8.16%) Consultant
2 4 (8.16%) Database Engineer
2 4 (8.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (8.16%) Security Analyst
3 3 (6.12%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 3 (6.12%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (6.12%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 3 (6.12%) Cisco Security Analyst
3 3 (6.12%) Infrastructure Support
3 3 (6.12%) Telecoms Manager
3 3 (6.12%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.12%) Web Services
2 1 (2.04%) REST
2 1 (2.04%) SAML
2 1 (2.04%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.37%) Management Information System
2 5 (10.20%) Data Centre
2 5 (10.20%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 3 (6.12%) Clustering
3 3 (6.12%) RSA SecurID
4 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.08%) EMC VNX
4 2 (4.08%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (4.08%) Fixed Income
4 2 (4.08%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 20 (40.82%) Windows
2 18 (36.73%) Linux
3 13 (26.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (24.49%) AIX
5 11 (22.45%) Unix
6 10 (20.41%) Solaris
6 10 (20.41%) Windows Server
7 7 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (2.04%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (36.73%) ITIL
2 13 (26.53%) Change Management
3 10 (20.41%) Incident Management
4 9 (18.37%) Project Management
4 9 (18.37%) Service Delivery
4 9 (18.37%) Service Management
5 7 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (12.24%) Configuration Management
6 6 (12.24%) Information Security
7 5 (10.20%) DDoS Mitigation
7 5 (10.20%) ITSM
7 5 (10.20%) Migration
7 5 (10.20%) SIEM
8 4 (8.16%) Fault Management
8 4 (8.16%) SDLC
8 4 (8.16%) Time Management
9 3 (6.12%) Change Control
9 3 (6.12%) Line Management
9 3 (6.12%) Performance Management
9 3 (6.12%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.16%) SQL
2 3 (6.12%) PowerShell
2 3 (6.12%) VB
2 3 (6.12%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (10.20%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (8.16%) DBS Check
2 4 (8.16%) Security Cleared
3 3 (6.12%) MCSA
3 3 (6.12%) MCSE
3 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.08%) CCNA
4 2 (4.08%) CCSA
4 2 (4.08%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (4.08%) CISM
4 2 (4.08%) CISSP
4 2 (4.08%) Degree
4 2 (4.08%) JNCIA
4 2 (4.08%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (18.37%) SLA
2 2 (4.08%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (16.33%) Active Directory
2 8 (16.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 4 (8.16%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (6.12%) XenApp
5 2 (4.08%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.04%) NDS
6 1 (2.04%) NetIQ eDirectory
Systems Management
1 8 (16.33%) yum
2 5 (10.20%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (10.20%) Puppet
3 4 (8.16%) SCCM
4 3 (6.12%) BladeLogic
5 2 (4.08%) NetBackup
6 1 (2.04%) NetIQ Identity Manager
Vendors
1 14 (28.57%) VMware
2 12 (24.49%) Microsoft
3 8 (16.33%) EMC
3 8 (16.33%) Veritas
4 7 (14.29%) Cisco
4 7 (14.29%) Citrix
5 5 (10.20%) Barracuda Networks
5 5 (10.20%) NetApp
5 5 (10.20%) Rackspace
5 5 (10.20%) Red Hat
5 5 (10.20%) Remedy
5 5 (10.20%) Splunk
6 4 (8.16%) Altiris
6 4 (8.16%) HP
6 4 (8.16%) Oracle
7 3 (6.12%) Blue Coat
7 3 (6.12%) CheckPoint
7 3 (6.12%) Juniper
7 3 (6.12%) Palo Alto
8 2 (4.08%) ServiceNow