The table below looks at the statistics for Problem Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 27 March 2015 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Problem Management
Rank 109 99 99
Rank change year-on-year
-10 0
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 27 22 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.01% 0.89% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.28% 1.21% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 5 5
Average daily rate
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£270 £320 £235
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.62% +36.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £273 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £412 £358
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £335 £285
% change year-on-year
-4.47% +17.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £16.17 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+79.39% +4.29%
Problem Management
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2109 1817 1448
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 78.81% 73.83% 70.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1376 1123 735
Average daily rate £370 £338 £347
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.62% -2.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 37 55
Average hourly rate £17.88 £22.75 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% +8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.15 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.40 £45.00 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

Problem Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Problem Management Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Problem Management
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Problem Management Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Problem Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Problem Management across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Problem Management Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Problem Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Problem Management Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Problem Management
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
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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
West Yorkshire +7 21 £265 -4.50% 2
South Yorkshire -4 4 £438 +9.37% 1
North Yorkshire -2 2 £300 -18.91% 6
Problem Management
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Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 43 (68.25%) ITIL
2 23 (36.51%) Finance
3 22 (34.92%) Service Management
4 19 (30.16%) Service Delivery
5 15 (23.81%) Change Management
5 15 (23.81%) Incident Management
6 14 (22.22%) Configuration Management
6 14 (22.22%) SLA
7 13 (20.63%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (17.46%) Windows
9 9 (14.29%) Citrix
9 9 (14.29%) Project Management
10 8 (12.70%) ITSM
10 8 (12.70%) VMware
10 8 (12.70%) Microsoft
10 8 (12.70%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (12.70%) Oracle
10 8 (12.70%) Release Management
10 8 (12.70%) Business Analysis
10 8 (12.70%) Trend Analysis
10 8 (12.70%) Capacity Management
10 8 (12.70%) Line Management
10 8 (12.70%) Service Continuity Management
11 7 (11.11%) Performance Management
11 7 (11.11%) QA
11 7 (11.11%) Degree
12 6 (9.52%) MS Office
12 6 (9.52%) Oracle Reports
12 6 (9.52%) Windows XP
12 6 (9.52%) ITIL Certification

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 4 (6.35%) Apache
2 3 (4.76%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (3.17%) CMS
3 2 (3.17%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.59%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.59%) IIS
4 1 (1.59%) JBoss
4 1 (1.59%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (1.59%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.59%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.59%) Jetty
4 1 (1.59%) nginx
4 1 (1.59%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (1.59%) EPiServer CMS
4 1 (1.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 6 (9.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (9.52%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.59%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.94%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.76%) Extranet
3 2 (3.17%) HTTP
3 2 (3.17%) Internet
3 2 (3.17%) Firewall
3 2 (3.17%) DNS
3 2 (3.17%) LAN
3 2 (3.17%) VoIP
3 2 (3.17%) WAN
4 1 (1.59%) DHCP
4 1 (1.59%) SSL
4 1 (1.59%) SAN
4 1 (1.59%) VPN
4 1 (1.59%) NAS
4 1 (1.59%) OpenVPN
4 1 (1.59%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.52%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (3.17%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.59%) MySQL
3 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (1.59%) InterSystems Cache
3 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.59%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.17%) MSI
1 2 (3.17%) Subversion
1 2 (3.17%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.17%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.59%) JConsole
2 1 (1.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 23 (36.51%) Finance
2 4 (6.35%) Legal
3 3 (4.76%) Law
4 2 (3.17%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.59%) Retail
5 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (25.40%) Service Manager
2 13 (20.63%) Analyst
3 7 (11.11%) Delivery Manager
3 7 (11.11%) Services Delivery Manager
4 6 (9.52%) Support Analyst
4 6 (9.52%) Transition Manager
4 6 (9.52%) Service Transition Manager
5 5 (7.94%) Head of Technology
5 5 (7.94%) Head of Service Delivery
5 5 (7.94%) Support Engineer
5 5 (7.94%) Support Manager
6 4 (6.35%) Desktop Support
7 3 (4.76%) Coordinator
7 3 (4.76%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) Desktop Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) Problem Analyst
7 3 (4.76%) Incident Manager
8 2 (3.17%) Linux Engineer
8 2 (3.17%) Incident Analyst
8 2 (3.17%) Incident & Problem Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.17%) EDI
2 1 (1.59%) JMS
2 1 (1.59%) JRockit
2 1 (1.59%) Middleware
2 1 (1.59%) LAMP
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (1.59%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.76%) Blackberry
2 2 (3.17%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.17%) Replication
2 2 (3.17%) Smartphone
2 2 (3.17%) iSeries
3 1 (1.59%) Smart Meter
3 1 (1.59%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.59%) Physics
3 1 (1.59%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.59%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 11 (17.46%) Windows
2 6 (9.52%) Windows XP
3 5 (7.94%) Windows 7
4 4 (6.35%) UNIX
4 4 (6.35%) Linux
5 3 (4.76%) Apple iOS
5 3 (4.76%) Windows 8
6 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.59%) Windows 2000
7 1 (1.59%) Solaris
7 1 (1.59%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.59%) Debian
7 1 (1.59%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (68.25%) ITIL
2 22 (34.92%) Service Management
3 19 (30.16%) Service Delivery
4 15 (23.81%) Change Management
4 15 (23.81%) Incident Management
5 14 (22.22%) Configuration Management
6 13 (20.63%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (14.29%) Project Management
8 8 (12.70%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (12.70%) ITSM
8 8 (12.70%) Business Analysis
8 8 (12.70%) Release Management
8 8 (12.70%) Trend Analysis
8 8 (12.70%) Capacity Management
8 8 (12.70%) Service Continuity Management
8 8 (12.70%) Line Management
9 7 (11.11%) Performance Management
10 6 (9.52%) Procure-to-pay
11 5 (7.94%) Time Management
12 4 (6.35%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.35%) SQL
2 3 (4.76%) Perl
2 3 (4.76%) Ruby
3 2 (3.17%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.17%) Bash Shell
3 2 (3.17%) Java
3 2 (3.17%) Python
4 1 (1.59%) PHP
4 1 (1.59%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (11.11%) Degree
2 6 (9.52%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (6.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (4.76%) MCP
4 3 (4.76%) SC Cleared
4 3 (4.76%) Security Cleared
4 3 (4.76%) MCDST
5 1 (1.59%) MCITP
5 1 (1.59%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.59%) MCSE
5 1 (1.59%) CCNA
5 1 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (22.22%) SLA
2 7 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.17%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (3.17%) XenApp
2 1 (1.59%) Varnish
2 1 (1.59%) Corosync
2 1 (1.59%) KVM
2 1 (1.59%) iptables
2 1 (1.59%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (4.76%) Puppet
2 2 (3.17%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.17%) SCCM
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.59%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 9 (14.29%) Citrix
2 8 (12.70%) Microsoft
2 8 (12.70%) Oracle
2 8 (12.70%) VMware
3 4 (6.35%) IBM
4 2 (3.17%) Red Hat
4 2 (3.17%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.59%) OpenText
5 1 (1.59%) Vignette
5 1 (1.59%) EPiServer
5 1 (1.59%) Percona
5 1 (1.59%) Sun
5 1 (1.59%) HP
5 1 (1.59%) Dell
5 1 (1.59%) EMC
5 1 (1.59%) Genesys
5 1 (1.59%) BMC
5 1 (1.59%) Hyperion
5 1 (1.59%) NetApp
5 1 (1.59%) Veritas
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