The table below looks at the statistics for Problem Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Problem Management over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Problem Management
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 75 78 69
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -9
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 19 33 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.30% 1.71% 1.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.56% 2.05% 2.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 27 16
Median daily rate £338 £300 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £128
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £368 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £18.75 £18.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.13% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £19.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+12.82% +44.44%

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 Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1221 1612 1427
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 83.74% 83.44% 83.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 788 1078 1012
Median daily rate £410 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 41 23
Median hourly rate £14.00 £19.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.20% +21.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.82 £12.32 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.75 £45.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +52.94%

Problem Management
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire

Problem Management
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Problem Management Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Problem Management
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Problem Management across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Problem Management Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Problem Management
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Problem Management Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Problem Management
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 January 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
Leeds -8 16 £325 +8.33% 2
Wakefield - 2 - - 2
Problem Management
Yorkshire

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Problem Management.

1 36 (83.72%) ITIL
2 22 (51.16%) Active Directory
3 20 (46.51%) Windows
3 20 (46.51%) ITSM
3 20 (46.51%) Finance
4 18 (41.86%) MS Office
5 17 (39.53%) Windows XP
5 17 (39.53%) Legal
5 17 (39.53%) Blackberry
5 17 (39.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 16 (37.21%) iPhone
6 16 (37.21%) Windows 7
6 16 (37.21%) iPad
7 12 (27.91%) Microsoft
8 9 (20.93%) SQL
8 9 (20.93%) Incident Management
9 8 (18.60%) ITIL V3
10 7 (16.28%) Cisco
11 6 (13.95%) Service Management
11 6 (13.95%) Change Control
12 5 (11.63%) Cisco Nexus
12 5 (11.63%) SQL Server
12 5 (11.63%) LAN
12 5 (11.63%) WAN
13 4 (9.30%) MCDBA
13 4 (9.30%) CCIE
13 4 (9.30%) CCNP
13 4 (9.30%) CCNA
13 4 (9.30%) CCDA
13 4 (9.30%) Cisco Certification

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 17 (39.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (2.33%) IIS
2 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 18 (41.86%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.63%) Cisco Nexus
1 5 (11.63%) LAN
1 5 (11.63%) WAN
2 2 (4.65%) Firewall
2 2 (4.65%) VPN
2 2 (4.65%) Wireless
3 1 (2.33%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (2.33%) BGP
3 1 (2.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (2.33%) Cisco IPT
3 1 (2.33%) Cisco ISE
3 1 (2.33%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (2.33%) Extranet
3 1 (2.33%) IP Telephony
3 1 (2.33%) MPLS
3 1 (2.33%) NetScaler
3 1 (2.33%) SAN
3 1 (2.33%) Skype
3 1 (2.33%) SSL
3 1 (2.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.63%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.33%) Crystal Reports
General
1 20 (46.51%) Finance
2 17 (39.53%) Legal
3 1 (2.33%) Law
3 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (60.47%) Analyst
2 16 (37.21%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
2 16 (37.21%) Service Analyst
2 16 (37.21%) Service Desk Analyst
3 5 (11.63%) Network Engineer
3 5 (11.63%) Problem Analyst
4 4 (9.30%) DBA
4 4 (9.30%) SQL DBA
5 3 (6.98%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Business Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Incident Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Incident and Problem Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) IT Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Major Incident Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Senior Business Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Support Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (2.33%) Desktop Support
7 1 (2.33%) Senior Manager
7 1 (2.33%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 17 (39.53%) Blackberry
2 16 (37.21%) iPad
2 16 (37.21%) iPhone
3 3 (6.98%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 20 (46.51%) Windows
2 17 (39.53%) Windows XP
3 16 (37.21%) Windows 7
4 3 (6.98%) Windows Server
4 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (83.72%) ITIL
2 20 (46.51%) ITSM
3 9 (20.93%) Incident Management
4 8 (18.60%) ITIL V3
5 6 (13.95%) Change Control
5 6 (13.95%) Service Management
6 3 (6.98%) Business Analysis
6 3 (6.98%) Change Management
6 3 (6.98%) DevOps
6 3 (6.98%) Fault Analysis
6 3 (6.98%) Project Management
6 3 (6.98%) Release Management
6 3 (6.98%) Service Design
7 2 (4.65%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (4.65%) Business Continuity
7 2 (4.65%) Configuration Management
7 2 (4.65%) Data Analysis
7 2 (4.65%) Programme Management
7 2 (4.65%) Service Delivery
7 2 (4.65%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.93%) SQL
2 1 (2.33%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (9.30%) CCDA
1 4 (9.30%) CCIE
1 4 (9.30%) CCNA
1 4 (9.30%) CCNP
1 4 (9.30%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (9.30%) Degree
1 4 (9.30%) ITIL Certification
1 4 (9.30%) MCDBA
1 4 (9.30%) MCITP
1 4 (9.30%) MCTS
1 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) SLA
2 1 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 22 (51.16%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.65%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.33%) OpenSIPS
4 1 (2.33%) Terminal Server
4 1 (2.33%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (2.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) Nagios
1 1 (2.33%) OpenView
Vendors
1 12 (27.91%) Microsoft
2 7 (16.28%) Cisco
3 3 (6.98%) VMware
4 2 (4.65%) Avaya
5 1 (2.33%) Brocade
5 1 (2.33%) F5
5 1 (2.33%) Genesys
5 1 (2.33%) HP
5 1 (2.33%) Progress
5 1 (2.33%) Verint
5 1 (2.33%) WatchGuard