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 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Problem Management
Rank 93 104 96
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -8
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 22 17 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.09% 0.85% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.29% 0.99% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 10 4
Median daily rate £475 £278 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+71.17% -14.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £250 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £731 £405 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.42% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £18.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £29.00 £16.58
% change year-on-year
-6.89% +74.88%
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
1699 1711 1403
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 83.94% 85.55% 79.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1197 1106 968
Median daily rate £425 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 35 19
Median hourly rate £12.50 £17.69 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.32% -6.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.85 £15.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.90 £35.50 £110.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -1.61%

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 4 May 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 4 May 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 0 19 £692 +153.76% 4
Problem Management
Yorkshire

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 30 (60.00%) ITIL
2 28 (56.00%) Finance
3 18 (36.00%) Incident Management
4 14 (28.00%) Windows
5 13 (26.00%) Change Management
6 12 (24.00%) Service Management
6 12 (24.00%) ITIL V3
7 11 (22.00%) Microsoft
8 9 (18.00%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (18.00%) Knowledge Management
9 8 (16.00%) MS Office
10 7 (14.00%) Windows XP
10 7 (14.00%) ITSM
10 7 (14.00%) Blackberry
10 7 (14.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 6 (12.00%) MS Excel
12 5 (10.00%) SLA
12 5 (10.00%) Active Directory
12 5 (10.00%) IIS
12 5 (10.00%) Windows 7
12 5 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
12 5 (10.00%) PowerShell
13 4 (8.00%) Arqiva
13 4 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
13 4 (8.00%) iPhone
13 4 (8.00%) BT
13 4 (8.00%) Resource Management
13 4 (8.00%) DevOps
13 4 (8.00%) Open Source
13 4 (8.00%) SaaS

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 7 (14.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 5 (10.00%) IIS
3 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (16.00%) MS Office
2 6 (12.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.00%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.00%) PaaS
1 4 (8.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.00%) Extranet
2 2 (4.00%) SAN
3 1 (2.00%) BGP
3 1 (2.00%) DHCP
3 1 (2.00%) DNS
3 1 (2.00%) EIGRP
3 1 (2.00%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (2.00%) LAN
3 1 (2.00%) MPLS
3 1 (2.00%) WAN
General
1 28 (56.00%) Finance
2 4 (8.00%) Legal
3 3 (6.00%) Law
4 1 (2.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 17 (34.00%) Analyst
2 15 (30.00%) Incident Manager
3 7 (14.00%) ITIL Manager
4 6 (12.00%) Support Analyst
4 6 (12.00%) Windows Engineer
5 5 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (10.00%) ITIL Incident Manager
5 5 (10.00%) PowerShell Engineer
5 5 (10.00%) Problem Analyst
5 5 (10.00%) Service Analyst
5 5 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
5 5 (10.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (8.00%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) IT Manager
7 3 (6.00%) Desktop Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Desktop Support
7 3 (6.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Incident Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.00%) Web Services
1 4 (8.00%) Web Services Management
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (14.00%) Blackberry
3 4 (8.00%) iPad
3 4 (8.00%) iPhone
4 3 (6.00%) BBC
4 3 (6.00%) iDTV
4 3 (6.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.00%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.00%) DTV
5 1 (2.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (28.00%) Windows
2 7 (14.00%) Windows XP
3 5 (10.00%) Windows 7
4 4 (8.00%) Linux
5 3 (6.00%) Apple iOS
6 2 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.00%) AIX
7 1 (2.00%) Unix
7 1 (2.00%) Windows 10
7 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (60.00%) ITIL
2 18 (36.00%) Incident Management
3 13 (26.00%) Change Management
4 12 (24.00%) ITIL V3
4 12 (24.00%) Service Management
5 9 (18.00%) Knowledge Management
6 7 (14.00%) ITSM
7 5 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (8.00%) DevOps
8 4 (8.00%) Open Source
8 4 (8.00%) PRINCE2
8 4 (8.00%) Resource Management
9 3 (6.00%) Document Management
9 3 (6.00%) Line Management
9 3 (6.00%) Service Delivery
9 3 (6.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (4.00%) Capacity Planning
10 2 (4.00%) SFIA
10 2 (4.00%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (8.00%) C++
2 4 (8.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (8.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (6.00%) Degree
2 2 (4.00%) CCNA
2 2 (4.00%) CCNP
2 2 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (4.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.00%) CCNP Voice
3 1 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.00%) Firmware
2 1 (2.00%) NFS
2 1 (2.00%) vCloud
2 1 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (2.00%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (2.00%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 11 (22.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.00%) Arqiva
2 4 (8.00%) BT
3 2 (4.00%) Cisco
3 2 (4.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.00%) HP
4 1 (2.00%) IBM
4 1 (2.00%) VMware