The table below looks at the statistics for Problem Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Problem Management over the 3 months to 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Problem Management
Rank 46 51 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 2 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.43% 0.85% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 1.06% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Average daily rate - £463 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £341
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.76%
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
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
396 379 271
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 85.34% 80.81% 76.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 237 168
Average daily rate £400 £400 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 24 15
Average hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Problem Management
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Problem Management Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Problem Management
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Problem Management Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Problem Management
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Problem Management Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 10 (66.67%) Windows
1 10 (66.67%) ITIL
1 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (53.33%) Documentum
2 8 (53.33%) MS Office
2 8 (53.33%) Windows 7
3 7 (46.67%) SCSM
3 7 (46.67%) EDRMS
4 6 (40.00%) VBA
4 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 6 (40.00%) Spreadsheet
4 6 (40.00%) Service Desk Management
5 5 (33.33%) Migration
6 4 (26.67%) Incident Management
7 3 (20.00%) Project Management
7 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
7 3 (20.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 3 (20.00%) Unix
7 3 (20.00%) Change Control
7 3 (20.00%) Release Management
7 3 (20.00%) SCCM
7 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
7 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
7 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
8 2 (13.33%) PKI
8 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
8 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
8 2 (13.33%) Data Centre

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 8 (53.33%) Documentum
2 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (13.33%) IIS
2 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (13.33%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (6.67%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (53.33%) MS Office
2 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (40.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Maximo
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (13.33%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (13.33%) IaaS
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (13.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) DHCP
1 2 (13.33%) DNS
1 2 (13.33%) Internet
1 2 (13.33%) Remote Desktop
1 2 (13.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) EDRMS
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (13.33%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (13.33%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 2 (13.33%) Billing
1 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
1 2 (13.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Analyst
1 8 (53.33%) Applications Support
1 8 (53.33%) Applications Support Analyst
1 8 (53.33%) Support Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Release Manager
3 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (13.33%) Applications Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Applications Support Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) ITIL Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Project Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Service Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Service Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Service Support Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Support Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Systems Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Systems Support Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Java EE
1 1 (6.67%) Middleware
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (6.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
1 2 (13.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 10 (66.67%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) Windows 7
3 3 (20.00%) Unix
4 2 (13.33%) Linux
4 2 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) ITIL
2 6 (40.00%) Service Desk Management
3 5 (33.33%) Migration
4 4 (26.67%) Incident Management
5 3 (20.00%) Change Control
5 3 (20.00%) Project Management
5 3 (20.00%) Release Management
6 2 (13.33%) Asset Management
6 2 (13.33%) Change Management
6 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
6 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (13.33%) EAM
6 2 (13.33%) ITIL V3
6 2 (13.33%) Workflow
7 1 (6.67%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) VBA
2 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (6.67%) Java
3 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) MCP
2 2 (13.33%) MCSA
2 2 (13.33%) MCSE
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (13.33%) UAG
Systems Management
1 7 (46.67%) SCSM
2 3 (20.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 3 (20.00%) SCCM
3 2 (13.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Citrix
2 2 (13.33%) IBM
2 2 (13.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle