The table below looks at the statistics for Problem Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Problem Management over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Problem Management
Rank 24 31 25
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -6
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 18 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 5.28% 1.41% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.25% 1.69% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 1 0
Average daily rate £500 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Problem Management
Cheshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
288 177 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 84.46% 83.10% 74.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 99 62
Average daily rate £500 £395 £510
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.58% -22.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £275 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £550 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 0
Average hourly rate £50.00 £10.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+400.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Problem Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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

Problem Management Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

Problem Management
Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Problem Management Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

Problem Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Problem Management across the Warrington region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Problem Management Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

Problem Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Problem Management Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington 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 18 (60.00%) ITIL
2 13 (43.33%) SLA
2 13 (43.33%) Service Management
3 10 (33.33%) VPN
3 10 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 10 (33.33%) OpenView
3 10 (33.33%) HP
3 10 (33.33%) MCP
3 10 (33.33%) MS Office
3 10 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 10 (33.33%) PMI
3 10 (33.33%) PMI Certification
3 10 (33.33%) SCCM
3 10 (33.33%) Android
3 10 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 10 (33.33%) AirWatch
3 10 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
3 10 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 10 (33.33%) Coaching
4 9 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (30.00%) Management Information System
4 9 (30.00%) Wi-Fi
4 9 (30.00%) Wireless
4 9 (30.00%) Handset
5 7 (23.33%) Security Cleared
6 6 (20.00%) Performance Management
6 6 (20.00%) Telecoms
7 4 (13.33%) Service Delivery
8 3 (10.00%) C
8 3 (10.00%) ITIL V3

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington 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.

Applications
1 10 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 10 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (33.33%) VPN
2 9 (30.00%) Wi-Fi
2 9 (30.00%) Wireless
General
1 6 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) Analyst
1 10 (33.33%) Service Analyst
1 10 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
2 9 (30.00%) Applications Support
3 8 (26.67%) Applications Manager
3 8 (26.67%) Applications Support Manager
3 8 (26.67%) Support Manager
4 5 (16.67%) Administrator
5 3 (10.00%) IT Support
5 3 (10.00%) Service Desk Support
5 3 (10.00%) Service Desk Support Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Support Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) 1st Line Support
6 2 (6.67%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) Help Desk Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Help Desk Support
6 2 (6.67%) IT Manager
6 2 (6.67%) IT Services Manager
6 2 (6.67%) ITIL Manager
Miscellaneous
1 10 (33.33%) PMI
2 9 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (30.00%) Handset
2 9 (30.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (33.33%) Android
1 10 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (60.00%) ITIL
2 13 (43.33%) Service Management
3 10 (33.33%) Coaching
3 10 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 10 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
4 6 (20.00%) Performance Management
5 4 (13.33%) Service Delivery
6 3 (10.00%) ITIL V3
6 3 (10.00%) Supplier Management
7 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.00%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (33.33%) MCP
1 10 (33.33%) PMI Certification
2 7 (23.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (43.33%) SLA
2 2 (6.67%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 10 (33.33%) AirWatch
1 10 (33.33%) OpenView
1 10 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (33.33%) HP
1 10 (33.33%) Microsoft