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 27 January 2015 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Problem Management
Rank 31 25 18
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -7
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 4 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 1.83% 0.69% 2.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.20% 0.96% 3.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate
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£438 - £115
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £345 £330
% change year-on-year
-6.52% +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £16.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year
-15.62% +23.07%
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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
182 104 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 83.49% 71.72% 70.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 60 53
Average daily rate £375 £510 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.47% +36.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £650 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 6
Average hourly rate £10.00 - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-8.18% -11.29%

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
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 27 January 2015, 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 8 (80.00%) HP
1 8 (80.00%) Service Management
2 6 (60.00%) Incident Management
2 6 (60.00%) SC Cleared
2 6 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (50.00%) ITIL
3 5 (50.00%) SLA
3 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
5 3 (30.00%) Documentum
5 3 (30.00%) Compuware
5 3 (30.00%) Cisco
5 3 (30.00%) Oracle
5 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (30.00%) Business Objects
5 3 (30.00%) WebLogic
5 3 (30.00%) IIS
5 3 (30.00%) Windows
5 3 (30.00%) HPUX
5 3 (30.00%) Solaris
5 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
5 3 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (30.00%) ITSM
5 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
5 3 (30.00%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (30.00%) Documentum
1 3 (30.00%) WebLogic
1 3 (30.00%) IIS
2 2 (20.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (20.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (30.00%) BODI
General
1 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Service Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Problem Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) NHS Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Incident Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (30.00%) Replication
2 2 (20.00%) Informatics
2 2 (20.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
1 3 (30.00%) HPUX
1 3 (30.00%) Solaris
1 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Service Management
2 6 (60.00%) Incident Management
3 5 (50.00%) ITIL
4 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (30.00%) ITSM
4 3 (30.00%) Knowledge Management
4 3 (30.00%) Time Management
4 3 (30.00%) TOGAF
5 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (20.00%) CAFM
5 2 (20.00%) Change Control
5 2 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (20.00%) Coaching
5 2 (20.00%) Migration
6 1 (10.00%) Information Management
6 1 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (20.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 2 (20.00%) OpenView
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) HP
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (30.00%) Compuware
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle
3 3 (30.00%) Business Objects
3 3 (30.00%) F5
3 3 (30.00%) VMware
4 2 (20.00%) Lotus