The table below looks at the statistics for Problem Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Problem Management over the 3 months to 2 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Problem Management
Rank 15 19 42
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +23
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 57 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 10.07% 4.27% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.58% 5.79% 1.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 2 0
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£360 £175 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+105.71% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £336 £300 £310
% change year-on-year
+12.08% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 3 0
Average hourly rate £18.52 £17.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.91% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.52 £17.83 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+3.87% -10.87%
Problem Management
North 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 Tyne and Wear region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
453 121 229
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 80.04% 73.78% 64.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 309 62 108
Average daily rate £368 £350 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +34.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £200 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 7 12
Average hourly rate £21.80 £17.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.23% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.60 £13.11
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £18.90 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.38 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-12.08% +3.44%

Problem Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Problem Management Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Problem Management
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Problem Management Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Problem Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Problem Management across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014.

Problem Management Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Problem Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Problem Management Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Problem Management
Hourly Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Problem Management across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014.

Problem Management Hourly Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Problem Management
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

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 Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 2 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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Rank Change
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Last Year
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Daily Rate
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Average Daily Rate
% Change
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Last Year
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Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne -1 51 £353 +101.42% 3
Problem Management
North East

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 42 (51.85%) Security Cleared
2 38 (46.91%) HP
3 35 (43.21%) Configuration Management
4 29 (35.80%) Regression Testing
4 29 (35.80%) SC Cleared
5 27 (33.33%) ITIL
6 24 (29.63%) QA
7 23 (28.40%) Test Scripting
7 23 (28.40%) Oracle
8 21 (25.93%) MS Excel
9 19 (23.46%) SLA
10 18 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
11 17 (20.99%) Incident Management
11 17 (20.99%) LoadRunner
12 16 (19.75%) Finance
12 16 (19.75%) QuickTest Pro
13 15 (18.52%) Performance Testing
13 15 (18.52%) HP Quality Center
14 14 (17.28%) Test Strategy
14 14 (17.28%) Facilita Forecast
14 14 (17.28%) Software Testing
14 14 (17.28%) Automated Testing
14 14 (17.28%) Oracle Applications
15 13 (16.05%) Oracle EBS
15 13 (16.05%) SQL
15 13 (16.05%) SharePoint
15 13 (16.05%) Continuous Improvement
16 12 (14.81%) Migration
16 12 (14.81%) Disaster Recovery
17 11 (13.58%) Microsoft

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 13 (16.05%) SharePoint
2 10 (12.35%) Oracle Workflow
3 7 (8.64%) WebLogic
4 6 (7.41%) AquaLogic
5 5 (6.17%) Apache
6 2 (2.47%) Oracle 10gAS
6 2 (2.47%) MS Exchange
6 2 (2.47%) IBM Notes
6 2 (2.47%) IIS
Applications
1 21 (25.93%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.47%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 14 (17.28%) Oracle Applications
2 13 (16.05%) Oracle EBS
3 10 (12.35%) Oracle Payables
3 10 (12.35%) Oracle Receivables
3 10 (12.35%) Oracle General Ledger
4 9 (11.11%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (2.47%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 2 (2.47%) Oracle Cash Management
5 2 (2.47%) Oracle iProcurement
6 1 (1.23%) Oracle CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.94%) LDAP
1 4 (4.94%) SAN
2 2 (2.47%) LAN
2 2 (2.47%) WAN
2 2 (2.47%) DSL
2 2 (2.47%) MPLS
3 1 (1.23%) Firewall
3 1 (1.23%) DHCP
3 1 (1.23%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
1 9 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 7 (8.64%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.64%) Relational Database
3 5 (6.17%) RDBMS
3 5 (6.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (6.17%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 5 (6.17%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.47%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (2.47%) SAP BI
5 1 (1.23%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 17 (20.99%) LoadRunner
2 16 (19.75%) QuickTest Pro
3 14 (17.28%) Facilita Forecast
4 9 (11.11%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (3.70%) Ant
6 1 (1.23%) MSI
6 1 (1.23%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 16 (19.75%) Finance
2 10 (12.35%) General Ledger
3 1 (1.23%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 14 (17.28%) Performance Test Engineer
1 14 (17.28%) Performance Engineer
1 14 (17.28%) Test Engineer
2 9 (11.11%) Analyst
3 7 (8.64%) Applications Support
4 6 (7.41%) Tester
5 5 (6.17%) Coordinator
5 5 (6.17%) Service Analyst
6 4 (4.94%) DBA
7 3 (3.70%) Performance Tester
7 3 (3.70%) Service Manager
7 3 (3.70%) Oracle DBA
7 3 (3.70%) Oracle Developer
7 3 (3.70%) Support Engineer
7 3 (3.70%) Developer
7 3 (3.70%) Administrator
7 3 (3.70%) Automation Tester
8 2 (2.47%) Business Intelligence Manager
8 2 (2.47%) Linux Consultant
8 2 (2.47%) Informatica Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.88%) Middleware
2 6 (7.41%) XML
3 4 (4.94%) Java EE
3 4 (4.94%) SOAP
4 3 (3.70%) J2EE
4 3 (3.70%) JDBC
4 3 (3.70%) JMS
4 3 (3.70%) JNDI
5 2 (2.47%) Web Services
6 1 (1.23%) .NET
6 1 (1.23%) HTML
6 1 (1.23%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 18 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (13.58%) Data Structures
3 5 (6.17%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.94%) Clustering
5 2 (2.47%) CMDB
5 2 (2.47%) NHS
5 2 (2.47%) Mainframe
5 2 (2.47%) IVR
6 1 (1.23%) Smartcard
6 1 (1.23%) Data Conversion
6 1 (1.23%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.35%) UNIX
1 10 (12.35%) Windows
2 7 (8.64%) Linux
2 7 (8.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.47%) Oracle Linux
4 2 (2.47%) VME
4 2 (2.47%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.47%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (43.21%) Configuration Management
2 29 (35.80%) Regression Testing
3 27 (33.33%) ITIL
4 23 (28.40%) Test Scripting
5 17 (20.99%) Incident Management
6 15 (18.52%) Performance Testing
7 14 (17.28%) Test Strategy
7 14 (17.28%) Software Testing
7 14 (17.28%) Automated Testing
8 13 (16.05%) Continuous Improvement
9 12 (14.81%) Migration
9 12 (14.81%) Disaster Recovery
10 10 (12.35%) Workflow
11 9 (11.11%) Service Management
12 8 (9.88%) Data Management
13 6 (7.41%) SOA
13 6 (7.41%) Service Delivery
13 6 (7.41%) Change Management
14 5 (6.17%) CRM
14 5 (6.17%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 13 (16.05%) SQL
2 9 (11.11%) Java
3 8 (9.88%) PL/SQL
4 3 (3.70%) VB
4 3 (3.70%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 2 (2.47%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.23%) MUMPS
6 1 (1.23%) C
6 1 (1.23%) C#
Qualifications
1 42 (51.85%) Security Cleared
2 29 (35.80%) SC Cleared
3 9 (11.11%) ISTQB
3 9 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (6.17%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (6.17%) BC Cleared
5 2 (2.47%) ISEB
6 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (29.63%) QA
2 19 (23.46%) SLA
3 2 (2.47%) BS15000
3 2 (2.47%) BS7799
3 2 (2.47%) ISO 14001
4 1 (1.23%) ISO 9000
4 1 (1.23%) HL7
System Software
1 5 (6.17%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.47%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.23%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.23%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 15 (18.52%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (7.41%) OpenView
3 2 (2.47%) WSUS
3 2 (2.47%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (1.23%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (1.23%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 38 (46.91%) HP
2 23 (28.40%) Oracle
3 11 (13.58%) Microsoft
4 6 (7.41%) Red Hat
5 3 (3.70%) Informatica
5 3 (3.70%) Splunk
6 2 (2.47%) SAP
6 2 (2.47%) Lotus
6 2 (2.47%) Genesys
6 2 (2.47%) Citrix
6 2 (2.47%) Cisco
7 1 (1.23%) VMware
7 1 (1.23%) InterSystems
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Experis Ltd
Rate: £586.82 per day
Posted: 6 days ago