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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Problem Management over the 3 months to 24 January 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 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Problem Management
Cheshire / Warrington
Rank 10 22 32
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +10
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 10 18 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 7.63% 5.83% 1.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.90% 6.90% 2.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 16 2
Median daily rate £130 £500 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-74.00% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £475 £428
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £550 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £318
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +2.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.75 £18.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+31.94% +16.12%

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
101 261 181
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 77.10% 84.47% 83.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 172 99
Median daily rate £373 £500 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.50% +29.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £700 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 4
Median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +80.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Problem Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Warrington 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 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 24 January 2017.

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 24 January 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 Warrington region with a requirement for Problem Management.

1 19 (90.48%) Change Management
2 16 (76.19%) ITIL
3 14 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (61.90%) Incident Management
5 12 (57.14%) Service Management
6 11 (52.38%) Computer Science
6 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
7 9 (42.86%) Lotus
7 9 (42.86%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 9 (42.86%) MS Office
7 9 (42.86%) IBM Notes
8 8 (38.10%) Trend Analysis
9 7 (33.33%) Windows
9 7 (33.33%) MCP
9 7 (33.33%) Blackberry
10 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
10 6 (28.57%) Management Information System
10 6 (28.57%) Infrastructure Management
11 5 (23.81%) Change Control
11 5 (23.81%) DevOps
11 5 (23.81%) Service Delivery
11 5 (23.81%) Open Source
12 4 (19.05%) SaaS
12 4 (19.05%) PaaS
12 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared
12 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
12 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (19.05%) ITSM
12 4 (19.05%) Smartphone
12 4 (19.05%) LAN

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington 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 9 (42.86%) IBM Notes
2 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (42.86%) MS Office
2 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) IaaS
1 4 (19.05%) PaaS
1 4 (19.05%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) LAN
1 4 (19.05%) WAN
2 1 (4.76%) LDAP
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Log4j
General
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (76.19%) Analyst
2 11 (52.38%) Service Desk Analyst
3 9 (42.86%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
3 9 (42.86%) Service Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Support
4 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Support Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Incident Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Incident and Problem Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Lead DevOps
6 1 (4.76%) Open Source Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Problem Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Senior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) JAX-RPC
1 1 (4.76%) Middleware
1 1 (4.76%) REST
1 1 (4.76%) SOAP
1 1 (4.76%) Web Services
1 1 (4.76%) WSDL
1 1 (4.76%) XML
1 1 (4.76%) XSL
1 1 (4.76%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 14 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (52.38%) Computer Science
3 7 (33.33%) Blackberry
4 6 (28.57%) Management Information System
5 4 (19.05%) Smartphone
6 2 (9.52%) iPhone
6 2 (9.52%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (33.33%) Windows
2 4 (19.05%) Windows Phone
3 2 (9.52%) Linux
3 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
3 2 (9.52%) Windows 8
3 2 (9.52%) Windows XP
4 1 (4.76%) Android
4 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
4 1 (4.76%) Unix
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (90.48%) Change Management
2 16 (76.19%) ITIL
3 13 (61.90%) Incident Management
4 12 (57.14%) Service Management
5 8 (38.10%) Trend Analysis
6 6 (28.57%) Infrastructure Management
7 5 (23.81%) Change Control
7 5 (23.81%) DevOps
7 5 (23.81%) Open Source
7 5 (23.81%) Service Delivery
8 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (19.05%) Configuration Management
8 4 (19.05%) ITSM
8 4 (19.05%) Project Management
9 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2
10 2 (9.52%) Capacity Planning
10 2 (9.52%) Data Management
10 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
10 2 (9.52%) Mobile Device Management
11 1 (4.76%) SFIA
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) C++
1 1 (4.76%) Java
1 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
1 1 (4.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (33.33%) MCP
2 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared
2 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (42.86%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (4.76%) AirWatch
2 1 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.76%) Puppet
2 1 (4.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
2 9 (42.86%) Lotus
3 1 (4.76%) Apple
3 1 (4.76%) BMC
3 1 (4.76%) Citrix
3 1 (4.76%) Remedy