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 25 June 2016 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Problem Management
Rank 80 97 93
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -4
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 40 22 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.98% 1.04% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.28% 1.23% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 14 2
Median daily rate £400 £275 £371
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% -25.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £171 £354
10% offered a daily rate of more than £707 £374 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £313 £340
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -8.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £20.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+15.55% +28.57%
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
1753 1794 1416
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 86.74% 84.82% 81.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1212 1285 978
Median daily rate £425 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.05% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £275 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 32 22
Median hourly rate £14.50 £35.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.57% +118.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £11.75 £11.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £110.00 £58.00 £110.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +1.69%

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 25 June 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Problem Management within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +12 35 £525 +90.90% 1
Problem Management
Yorkshire

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, 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 38 (69.09%) ITIL
2 29 (52.73%) Windows
3 26 (47.27%) Finance
4 20 (36.36%) MS Office
5 16 (29.09%) Windows XP
5 16 (29.09%) Microsoft
5 16 (29.09%) Blackberry
5 16 (29.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 16 (29.09%) Windows 7
6 14 (25.45%) Active Directory
7 13 (23.64%) Legal
8 12 (21.82%) ITSM
8 12 (21.82%) PRINCE2
8 12 (21.82%) Open Source
8 12 (21.82%) SaaS
8 12 (21.82%) PaaS
8 12 (21.82%) iPad
8 12 (21.82%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (21.82%) iPhone
9 11 (20.00%) C++
9 11 (20.00%) JavaScript
9 11 (20.00%) Python
9 11 (20.00%) MS Excel
10 10 (18.18%) Linux
11 9 (16.36%) DevOps
12 8 (14.55%) IaaS
12 8 (14.55%) IIS
12 8 (14.55%) Analytical Skills
13 7 (12.73%) Middleware
13 7 (12.73%) Puppet

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 16 (29.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 8 (14.55%) IIS
3 3 (5.45%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.82%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.82%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.82%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 20 (36.36%) MS Office
2 11 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.64%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 12 (21.82%) PaaS
1 12 (21.82%) SaaS
2 8 (14.55%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.45%) Extranet
2 1 (1.82%) BGP
2 1 (1.82%) DHCP
2 1 (1.82%) DNS
2 1 (1.82%) EIGRP
2 1 (1.82%) LAN
2 1 (1.82%) MPLS
2 1 (1.82%) SAN
2 1 (1.82%) VoIP
2 1 (1.82%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.64%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 26 (47.27%) Finance
2 13 (23.64%) Legal
3 4 (7.27%) Law
4 1 (1.82%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 20 (36.36%) Analyst
2 13 (23.64%) Service Analyst
2 13 (23.64%) Service Desk Analyst
3 12 (21.82%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
3 12 (21.82%) Windows Engineer
4 9 (16.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 9 (16.36%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (12.73%) PowerShell Engineer
5 7 (12.73%) Support Analyst
6 4 (7.27%) Desktop Analyst
6 4 (7.27%) Desktop Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Desktop Support
6 4 (7.27%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 4 (7.27%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) JavaScript Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 3 (5.45%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.73%) Middleware
2 4 (7.27%) Web Services
2 4 (7.27%) Web Services Management
Miscellaneous
1 16 (29.09%) Blackberry
2 12 (21.82%) iPad
2 12 (21.82%) iPhone
3 8 (14.55%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (7.27%) Management Information System
5 3 (5.45%) BBC
6 1 (1.82%) DTV
6 1 (1.82%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (1.82%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 29 (52.73%) Windows
2 16 (29.09%) Windows 7
2 16 (29.09%) Windows XP
3 10 (18.18%) Linux
4 4 (7.27%) Apple iOS
5 3 (5.45%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.82%) Unix
6 1 (1.82%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.82%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (69.09%) ITIL
2 12 (21.82%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (21.82%) ITSM
2 12 (21.82%) Open Source
2 12 (21.82%) PRINCE2
3 9 (16.36%) DevOps
4 7 (12.73%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (12.73%) Data Management
5 6 (10.91%) Incident Management
6 5 (9.09%) Service Management
7 4 (7.27%) Change Management
7 4 (7.27%) Document Management
7 4 (7.27%) Resource Management
7 4 (7.27%) Service Delivery
8 3 (5.45%) ITIL V3
8 3 (5.45%) Line Management
8 3 (5.45%) SFIA
8 3 (5.45%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (3.64%) Software Deployment
10 1 (1.82%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (20.00%) C++
1 11 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 11 (20.00%) Python
2 7 (12.73%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (7.27%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.45%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (5.45%) Degree
3 2 (3.64%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (3.64%) CCNA
3 2 (3.64%) CCNP
4 1 (1.82%) CCNP Voice
4 1 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.91%) SLA
2 2 (3.64%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.82%) ISO22301
System Software
1 14 (25.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (12.73%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (12.73%) Puppet
2 1 (1.82%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (1.82%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 16 (29.09%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.27%) Arqiva
2 4 (7.27%) BT
3 3 (5.45%) Cisco