The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Problem Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Problem Manager
Rank 599 622 606
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -16
Contract jobs requiring a Problem Manager 29 23 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.058% 0.041% 0.055%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.061% 0.044% 0.060%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 14 19
Median daily rate £280 £400 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +21.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £300 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £459 £442
UK excluding London median daily rate £280 £358 £325
% change year-on-year
-21.67% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £28.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £28.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47474 52672 53743
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.81% 93.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 31013 33568 33961
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £583 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1672 2047 2214
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £43.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.79
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.66%

Problem Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Problem Manager in the job title.

Problem Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Problem Manager
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Problem Manager within the UK.

Problem Manager Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Problem Manager
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Problem Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

Problem Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Problem Manager
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Problem Manager within the UK.

Problem Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Problem Manager
Top 21 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Problem Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 2 December 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
England +14 26 £281 -29.68% 2
South West +23 14 £280 -
Wiltshire +11 14 £280 -
Corsham -2 6 £280 -
South East +28 5 - -
Berkshire +12 4 - -
London -8 4 £375 -9.09% 1
Reading - 4 - -
Belfast - 3 £275 - 1
Northern Ireland - 3 £275 - 1
County Antrim - 3 £275 - 1
West Midlands -22 2 £450 +8.76%
Yorkshire +18 1 £450 +50.00%
West Yorkshire +16 1 £450 +50.00%
Shropshire -3 1 - -
City of London -8 1 - -
Telford -10 1 - -
Bradford - 1 £450 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Milton Keynes - 1 - -
Staffordshire - 1 £450 -

Problem Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, Problem Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Problem Manager in the job title.

1 65 (87.84%) Problem Management
2 54 (72.97%) ITIL
3 34 (45.95%) Service Management
4 30 (40.54%) Root Cause Analysis
5 28 (37.84%) Security Cleared
6 22 (29.73%) SC Cleared
7 20 (27.03%) Analytical Skills
7 20 (27.03%) ITIL Certification
8 18 (24.32%) Service Delivery
9 15 (20.27%) Change Management
10 13 (17.57%) Military
10 13 (17.57%) Incident Management
10 13 (17.57%) Continuous Improvement
11 12 (16.22%) VMware
11 12 (16.22%) Business Continuity
11 12 (16.22%) Windows
11 12 (16.22%) SLA
11 12 (16.22%) Active Directory
12 11 (14.86%) HP
12 11 (14.86%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 11 (14.86%) ITSM
12 11 (14.86%) VMware Infrastructure
13 9 (12.16%) Process Improvement
13 9 (12.16%) Replication
14 8 (10.81%) Finance
15 7 (9.46%) Performance Improvement
15 7 (9.46%) Matrix Organization
15 7 (9.46%) Remedy
16 6 (8.11%) MS Office
16 6 (8.11%) Front Office

Problem Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Applications
1 6 (8.11%) MS Office
2 5 (6.76%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.70%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.70%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.35%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.41%) Radio Access Network
General
1 13 (17.57%) Military
2 8 (10.81%) Finance
3 6 (8.11%) Front Office
3 6 (8.11%) Telecoms
4 4 (5.41%) Back Office
5 1 (1.35%) Banking
5 1 (1.35%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 20 (27.03%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (12.16%) Replication
3 4 (5.41%) Fintech
3 4 (5.41%) Statistics
4 3 (4.05%) CMDB
4 3 (4.05%) Data Centre
4 3 (4.05%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.35%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 12 (16.22%) Windows
2 1 (1.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (87.84%) Problem Management
2 54 (72.97%) ITIL
3 34 (45.95%) Service Management
4 30 (40.54%) Root Cause Analysis
5 18 (24.32%) Service Delivery
6 15 (20.27%) Change Management
7 13 (17.57%) Continuous Improvement
7 13 (17.57%) Incident Management
8 12 (16.22%) Business Continuity
9 11 (14.86%) ITSM
10 9 (12.16%) Process Improvement
11 7 (9.46%) Matrix Organization
11 7 (9.46%) Performance Improvement
12 6 (8.11%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (8.11%) Statistical Analysis
12 6 (8.11%) Supplier Management
13 5 (6.76%) High Availability
13 5 (6.76%) ITIL V3
13 5 (6.76%) Matrix Management
13 5 (6.76%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.76%) VBA
Qualifications
1 28 (37.84%) Security Cleared
2 22 (29.73%) SC Cleared
3 20 (27.03%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (6.76%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.70%) BC Cleared
5 2 (2.70%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.35%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (16.22%) SLA
2 4 (5.41%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 12 (16.22%) Active Directory
2 11 (14.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (14.86%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 12 (16.22%) VMware
2 11 (14.86%) HP
3 7 (9.46%) Remedy
4 6 (8.11%) Huawei
5 3 (4.05%) Sun
6 2 (2.70%) ServiceNow
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