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 22 October 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Problem Management
Rank 81 91 73
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -18
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 10 1 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.67% 0.075% 1.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 0.10% 1.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 9
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£350 - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £14.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.90 £22.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-16.00% +15.38%
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
1081 997 920
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 72.21% 74.85% 70.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 605 633 488
Average daily rate £400 £375 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 32 48
Average hourly rate £45.00 £36.50 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.28% -14.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.00 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £28.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.28% +3.63%

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
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 22 October 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Problem Management within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 22 October 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
Woking - 1 - - 1
Chertsey - - - -
Guildford - - - -
Staines - - - -
Problem Management
South East

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 15 (51.72%) Incident Management
2 14 (48.28%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (41.38%) Release Management
4 9 (31.03%) ITIL
5 6 (20.69%) VMware
5 6 (20.69%) Windows
6 5 (17.24%) Linux
7 4 (13.79%) SQL
7 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
7 4 (13.79%) ITIL V3
8 3 (10.34%) ITIL V2
8 3 (10.34%) SolarWinds
8 3 (10.34%) NetBackup
8 3 (10.34%) ITSM
8 3 (10.34%) Oracle
8 3 (10.34%) SAN
8 3 (10.34%) NetApp
8 3 (10.34%) Project Management
8 3 (10.34%) Change Management
9 2 (6.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (6.90%) Finance
9 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
9 2 (6.90%) MS Office
9 2 (6.90%) IBM
9 2 (6.90%) PMI Certification
9 2 (6.90%) HP
9 2 (6.90%) EMC
9 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2
9 2 (6.90%) DNS
9 2 (6.90%) MS Exchange

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 2 (6.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (6.90%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.45%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (3.45%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.45%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (3.45%) IBM Notes
2 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.45%) MQSeries
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Office
2 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) SAN
2 2 (6.90%) DNS
3 1 (3.45%) VLAN
3 1 (3.45%) DHCP
3 1 (3.45%) HTTP
3 1 (3.45%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.45%) SQLite
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (3.45%) DB2
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
General
1 2 (6.90%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (3.45%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (37.93%) Release Manager
2 8 (27.59%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (10.34%) Analyst
3 3 (10.34%) Support Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Support Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Consultant
4 2 (6.90%) Server Specialist
5 1 (3.45%) ITIL Expert
5 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Services Manager
5 1 (3.45%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Web Support Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) IT Support
5 1 (3.45%) Service Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server DBA
5 1 (3.45%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 14 (48.28%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.45%) PMI
2 1 (3.45%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.69%) Windows
2 5 (17.24%) Linux
3 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.45%) UNIX
4 1 (3.45%) Windows 2000
4 1 (3.45%) Mac OS X
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (51.72%) Incident Management
2 12 (41.38%) Release Management
3 9 (31.03%) ITIL
4 4 (13.79%) ITIL V3
5 3 (10.34%) ITIL V2
5 3 (10.34%) ITSM
5 3 (10.34%) Project Management
5 3 (10.34%) Change Management
6 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2
6 2 (6.90%) Business Continuity
6 2 (6.90%) Performance Management
6 2 (6.90%) Business Continuity Management
7 1 (3.45%) Change Control
7 1 (3.45%) Capacity Management
7 1 (3.45%) Time Management
7 1 (3.45%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (3.45%) Knowledge Management
7 1 (3.45%) Security Management
7 1 (3.45%) Risk Management
7 1 (3.45%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.79%) SQL
2 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
2 1 (3.45%) Java
2 1 (3.45%) Perl
2 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) PMI Certification
1 2 (6.90%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.45%) PMP
2 1 (3.45%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) QA
2 1 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.45%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.45%) VMware Server
2 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) NetBackup
2 2 (6.90%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (3.45%) SCCM
3 1 (3.45%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) VMware
2 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
3 3 (10.34%) SolarWinds
3 3 (10.34%) Oracle
3 3 (10.34%) NetApp
4 2 (6.90%) IBM
4 2 (6.90%) HP
4 2 (6.90%) EMC
4 2 (6.90%) 3PAR
5 1 (3.45%) Cisco
5 1 (3.45%) Citrix
5 1 (3.45%) Business Objects
5 1 (3.45%) Lotus
5 1 (3.45%) Apple