The table below looks at the statistics for Problem Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Problem Management over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Problem Management
UK / Wales
Rank 42 72 58
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -14
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 22 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 3.23% 0.29% 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.98% 0.33% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 1 5
Median daily rate £425 £625 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.00% +98.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £347 £625 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £625 £365
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.97 £18.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+10.94% +12.50%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
553 598 521
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 81.20% 87.55% 74.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 415 428 294
Median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 27 17
Median hourly rate £25.00 £47.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.80% +108.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.30 £13.00 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £66.00 £28.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

Problem Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wales 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 Wales

Problem Management
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Problem Management Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Problem Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Problem Management across the Wales region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

Problem Management Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

Problem Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Problem Management Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

Problem Management
Contract Job Locations in Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 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
West Wales - 13 £450 -
South Wales +18 7 £413 -34.00% 2
Problem Management
UK

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 Wales region with a requirement for Problem Management.

1 18 (78.26%) Java
1 18 (78.26%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (78.26%) SC Cleared
1 18 (78.26%) Security Cleared
2 14 (60.87%) Mentoring
3 10 (43.48%) Software Engineering
4 7 (30.43%) Software Delivery
5 4 (17.39%) Incident Management
5 4 (17.39%) DV Cleared
5 4 (17.39%) XML
5 4 (17.39%) ITIL
6 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2
6 3 (13.04%) IBM
6 3 (13.04%) XSLT
6 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
6 3 (13.04%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (13.04%) Project Management
6 3 (13.04%) InterSystems
6 3 (13.04%) Service Delivery
6 3 (13.04%) Change Management
6 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (13.04%) HL7
6 3 (13.04%) Release Management
6 3 (13.04%) IBM Integration Bus
6 3 (13.04%) JCAPS
6 3 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (13.04%) WebSphere
6 3 (13.04%) Fiorano
7 2 (8.70%) ITIL V3
7 2 (8.70%) Performance Management

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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 3 (13.04%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (13.04%) JCAPS
1 3 (13.04%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.35%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Cucumber
1 1 (4.35%) JBehave
1 1 (4.35%) JUnit
1 1 (4.35%) Selenium
General
1 1 (4.35%) Back Office
1 1 (4.35%) French Language
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Java Engineer
2 9 (39.13%) Applications Support
3 8 (34.78%) Support Engineer
4 7 (30.43%) Software Engineer
5 6 (26.09%) Applications Engineer
5 6 (26.09%) Applications Support Engineer
6 4 (17.39%) Developer
7 3 (13.04%) Applications Manager
7 3 (13.04%) Applications Support Manager
7 3 (13.04%) Java Developer
7 3 (13.04%) Java Software Engineer
7 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
7 3 (13.04%) Support Manager
8 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared Java Developer
9 1 (4.35%) Desktop Engineer
9 1 (4.35%) Desktop Support
9 1 (4.35%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 1 (4.35%) Project Manager
9 1 (4.35%) Senior Software Engineer
9 1 (4.35%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) XML
2 3 (13.04%) IBM Integration Bus
2 3 (13.04%) XSLT
3 1 (4.35%) CSS
3 1 (4.35%) Dropwizard
3 1 (4.35%) HTML
3 1 (4.35%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (78.26%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (60.87%) Mentoring
3 10 (43.48%) Software Engineering
4 7 (30.43%) Software Delivery
5 4 (17.39%) Incident Management
5 4 (17.39%) ITIL
6 3 (13.04%) Change Management
6 3 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2
6 3 (13.04%) Project Management
6 3 (13.04%) Release Management
6 3 (13.04%) Service Delivery
7 2 (8.70%) ITIL V3
7 2 (8.70%) Performance Management
8 1 (4.35%) Automated Testing
8 1 (4.35%) Business Analysis
8 1 (4.35%) ITSM
8 1 (4.35%) PRINCE
8 1 (4.35%) Scrum
8 1 (4.35%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (78.26%) Java
2 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (78.26%) SC Cleared
1 18 (78.26%) Security Cleared
2 4 (17.39%) DV Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Fiorano
1 3 (13.04%) IBM
1 3 (13.04%) InterSystems
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
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