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 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 89 75 96
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +21
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 26 30 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.28% 1.70% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.56% 2.03% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 13 3
Average daily rate £300 £275 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £156 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £400 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £341
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £18.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Problem Management
Yorkshire

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
1669 1475 1216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 82.10% 83.52% 78.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1139 1028 739
Average daily rate £400 £380 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £459
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 31 15
Average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.24 £11.13 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £36.00 £152.50
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 Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Problem Management across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 12 February 2016.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Problem Management within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -16 20 £300 +4.34% 9
Bradford +6 2 - - 1
Halifax +7 1 - - 1
Huddersfield - 1 £250 -
Problem Management
Yorkshire

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 36 (59.02%) ITIL
2 24 (39.34%) Change Management
3 23 (37.70%) Incident Management
4 22 (36.07%) Finance
5 14 (22.95%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (21.31%) Microsoft
7 12 (19.67%) Windows
7 12 (19.67%) Service Management
7 12 (19.67%) ITIL V3
8 11 (18.03%) Root Cause Analysis
8 11 (18.03%) Knowledge Management
9 10 (16.39%) SAN
9 10 (16.39%) Data Centre
10 9 (14.75%) Active Directory
10 9 (14.75%) Performance Management
11 8 (13.11%) ITIL Certification
11 8 (13.11%) SLA
11 8 (13.11%) IBM
11 8 (13.11%) Management Information System
12 7 (11.48%) ITSM
12 7 (11.48%) Red Hat
12 7 (11.48%) Linux
12 7 (11.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 6 (9.84%) Capacity Planning
13 6 (9.84%) DHCP
13 6 (9.84%) DNS
13 6 (9.84%) CCNA
13 6 (9.84%) Cisco Certification
13 6 (9.84%) HP
13 6 (9.84%) Replication

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 5 (8.20%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (8.20%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.56%) MS Office
3 2 (3.28%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (16.39%) SAN
2 6 (9.84%) DHCP
2 6 (9.84%) DNS
3 4 (6.56%) TCP/IP
3 4 (6.56%) VoIP
4 3 (4.92%) SSL
5 2 (3.28%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (1.64%) BGP
6 1 (1.64%) EIGRP
6 1 (1.64%) LAN
6 1 (1.64%) MPLS
6 1 (1.64%) WAN
General
1 22 (36.07%) Finance
2 1 (1.64%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 19 (31.15%) Analyst
2 17 (27.87%) Incident Manager
3 11 (18.03%) ITIL Manager
4 7 (11.48%) Problem Analyst
5 6 (9.84%) Data Analyst
5 6 (9.84%) Data Centre Analyst
5 6 (9.84%) Data Centre Operations Analyst
5 6 (9.84%) Operations Analyst
5 6 (9.84%) Trainee
5 6 (9.84%) Trainee Analyst
5 6 (9.84%) Trainee Data Analyst
5 6 (9.84%) Trainee Operations Analyst
6 5 (8.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (8.20%) IT Manager
6 5 (8.20%) ITIL Incident Manager
6 5 (8.20%) PowerShell Engineer
6 5 (8.20%) Service Manager
6 5 (8.20%) Windows Engineer
6 5 (8.20%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (6.56%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 14 (22.95%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (16.39%) Data Centre
3 8 (13.11%) Management Information System
4 6 (9.84%) Replication
5 4 (6.56%) EMC VMAX
6 3 (4.92%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 12 (19.67%) Windows
2 7 (11.48%) Linux
2 7 (11.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (8.20%) Windows 7
4 4 (6.56%) AIX
4 4 (6.56%) Unix
4 4 (6.56%) Windows 8
4 4 (6.56%) Windows Server
5 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.64%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (59.02%) ITIL
2 24 (39.34%) Change Management
3 23 (37.70%) Incident Management
4 12 (19.67%) ITIL V3
4 12 (19.67%) Service Management
5 11 (18.03%) Knowledge Management
5 11 (18.03%) Root Cause Analysis
6 9 (14.75%) Performance Management
7 7 (11.48%) ITSM
8 6 (9.84%) Capacity Planning
8 6 (9.84%) Data Centre Operations
8 6 (9.84%) Line Management
9 5 (8.20%) Service Delivery
10 4 (6.56%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (6.56%) Trend Analysis
11 3 (4.92%) Load Balancing
11 3 (4.92%) PRINCE2
11 3 (4.92%) Stakeholder Management
12 2 (3.28%) Mentoring
13 1 (1.64%) Service Continuity Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.20%) PowerShell
2 4 (6.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (13.11%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (9.84%) CCNA
2 6 (9.84%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (6.56%) MCSE
3 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (6.56%) SC Cleared
3 4 (6.56%) Security Cleared
4 3 (4.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (3.28%) CCNP
6 1 (1.64%) CCNP Voice
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.11%) SLA
2 1 (1.64%) QA
System Software
1 9 (14.75%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.56%) SRDF
3 2 (3.28%) Firmware
3 2 (3.28%) NFS
3 2 (3.28%) vCloud
3 2 (3.28%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (3.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.28%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (6.56%) NetBackup
2 2 (3.28%) HP SIM
3 1 (1.64%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (1.64%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (1.64%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (21.31%) Microsoft
2 8 (13.11%) IBM
3 7 (11.48%) Red Hat
4 6 (9.84%) HP
5 4 (6.56%) Brocade
5 4 (6.56%) EMC
5 4 (6.56%) NetApp
5 4 (6.56%) Oracle
6 2 (3.28%) Cisco
6 2 (3.28%) VMware
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