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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Problem Management
Rank 118 100 105
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +5
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 22 26 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.78% 1.03% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.98% 1.40% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 6 4
Average daily rate
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£265 £335 £205
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.89% +63.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £122 £180 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £406 £333
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 0
Average hourly rate £11.00 £20.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.67% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+28.88% +28.57%
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
2248 1863 1344
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 79.83% 73.99% 71.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1553 1236 736
Average daily rate £375 £345 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% +6.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £453 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 51 48
Average hourly rate £13.60 £16.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.03% -41.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.00 £12.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £45.00 £106.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 22 May 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Problem Management across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Problem Management Hourly Rate Histogram 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 22 May 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 -4 17 £265 -24.28% 3
North Yorkshire +4 4 £273 -26.35%
South Yorkshire -16 1 - -
Problem Management
England

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 39 (69.64%) ITIL
2 22 (39.29%) Service Management
2 22 (39.29%) Incident Management
3 19 (33.93%) SLA
4 18 (32.14%) Change Management
4 18 (32.14%) Finance
5 13 (23.21%) Configuration Management
6 12 (21.43%) Project Management
6 12 (21.43%) ITSM
7 11 (19.64%) Service Delivery
7 11 (19.64%) Windows
7 11 (19.64%) Business Analysis
7 11 (19.64%) QA
7 11 (19.64%) Release Management
7 11 (19.64%) Performance Management
7 11 (19.64%) Trend Analysis
7 11 (19.64%) Service Continuity Management
8 10 (17.86%) Capacity Management
9 9 (16.07%) Microsoft
9 9 (16.07%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (14.29%) Oracle
11 7 (12.50%) Windows 7
11 7 (12.50%) Degree
12 6 (10.71%) Procure-to-pay
12 6 (10.71%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
12 6 (10.71%) Line Management
12 6 (10.71%) MS Office
12 6 (10.71%) Oracle Reports
13 5 (8.93%) MS Exchange

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 5 (8.93%) MS Exchange
2 4 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.79%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.79%) IIS
4 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.79%) Apache
4 1 (1.79%) CMS
4 1 (1.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 5.5
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 6 (10.71%) MS Office
2 1 (1.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (10.71%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.36%) LAN
1 3 (5.36%) WAN
1 3 (5.36%) Internet
1 3 (5.36%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.57%) DNS
3 1 (1.79%) DHCP
3 1 (1.79%) VoIP
3 1 (1.79%) Extranet
3 1 (1.79%) MPLS
3 1 (1.79%) SAN
3 1 (1.79%) SSL
3 1 (1.79%) DSL
3 1 (1.79%) Wireless
3 1 (1.79%) NAS
3 1 (1.79%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.71%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.79%) MySQL
2 1 (1.79%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.79%) InterSystems Cache
2 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (3.57%) MSI
2 1 (1.79%) JConsole
General
1 18 (32.14%) Finance
2 2 (3.57%) Legal
2 2 (3.57%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.79%) Law
3 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (23.21%) Service Manager
2 11 (19.64%) Analyst
3 7 (12.50%) Services Delivery Manager
3 7 (12.50%) Delivery Manager
4 5 (8.93%) Support Manager
4 5 (8.93%) Support Analyst
4 5 (8.93%) Head of Technology
4 5 (8.93%) Head of Service Delivery
5 4 (7.14%) Service Analyst
5 4 (7.14%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (5.36%) Incident Manager
6 3 (5.36%) Support Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) Service Transition Manager
6 3 (5.36%) Transition Manager
6 3 (5.36%) Capacity Management Specialist
7 2 (3.57%) JDE Support Analyst
7 2 (3.57%) Desktop Analyst
7 2 (3.57%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) Incident & Problem Manager
7 2 (3.57%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.57%) EDI
2 1 (1.79%) JMS
2 1 (1.79%) JRockit
2 1 (1.79%) Middleware
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.36%) Blackberry
1 3 (5.36%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.57%) iSeries
2 2 (3.57%) Smartphone
2 2 (3.57%) Replication
3 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.79%) Physics
3 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.79%) CMDB
3 1 (1.79%) Smart Meter
3 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 11 (19.64%) Windows
2 7 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 4 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (7.14%) Windows XP
4 3 (5.36%) UNIX
4 3 (5.36%) Linux
4 3 (5.36%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (5.36%) Windows 8
5 2 (3.57%) Solaris
6 1 (1.79%) Windows NT
6 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.79%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (69.64%) ITIL
2 22 (39.29%) Service Management
2 22 (39.29%) Incident Management
3 18 (32.14%) Change Management
4 13 (23.21%) Configuration Management
5 12 (21.43%) Project Management
5 12 (21.43%) ITSM
6 11 (19.64%) Service Delivery
6 11 (19.64%) Business Analysis
6 11 (19.64%) Release Management
6 11 (19.64%) Performance Management
6 11 (19.64%) Trend Analysis
6 11 (19.64%) Service Continuity Management
7 10 (17.86%) Capacity Management
8 9 (16.07%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (10.71%) Procure-to-pay
10 6 (10.71%) Line Management
11 5 (8.93%) Root Cause Analysis
11 5 (8.93%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.14%) SQL
2 2 (3.57%) Bash Shell
2 2 (3.57%) Perl
3 1 (1.79%) PHP
3 1 (1.79%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.79%) C
3 1 (1.79%) Python
3 1 (1.79%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.79%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (12.50%) Degree
2 4 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 4 (7.14%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.79%) MCP
4 1 (1.79%) MCSE
4 1 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.79%) CCNA
4 1 (1.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.79%) MCDST
4 1 (1.79%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (33.93%) SLA
2 11 (19.64%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.36%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.57%) XenApp
2 2 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.79%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.79%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 3 (5.36%) SCCM
2 2 (3.57%) WSUS
3 1 (1.79%) OpenView
3 1 (1.79%) Nagios
3 1 (1.79%) Unicenter
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.79%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (1.79%) Opsview
3 1 (1.79%) SCOM
3 1 (1.79%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (16.07%) Microsoft
2 8 (14.29%) Oracle
3 5 (8.93%) Citrix
3 5 (8.93%) VMware
4 3 (5.36%) HP
4 3 (5.36%) IBM
5 2 (3.57%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.79%) Vignette
6 1 (1.79%) Dell
6 1 (1.79%) EMC
6 1 (1.79%) Remedy
6 1 (1.79%) Sophos
6 1 (1.79%) BMC
6 1 (1.79%) CA
6 1 (1.79%) Hyperion
6 1 (1.79%) NetApp
6 1 (1.79%) Peregrine
6 1 (1.79%) Veritas
6 1 (1.79%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.79%) Sun
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
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