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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Problem Management
Rank 92 101 89
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -12
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 32 16 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.31% 0.72% 1.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.69% 0.97% 1.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 8 17
Average daily rate
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£288 £282 £215
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.13% +30.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £225 £108
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £408 £294
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £345 £330
% change year-on-year
-8.69% +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £12.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £16.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-15.62% +14.28%
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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
1894 1651 1557
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 77.50% 74.37% 71.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1302 980 760
Average daily rate £375 £340 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 33 73
Average hourly rate £15.76 £17.25 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.65% -14.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.45 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.20 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.32
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.19%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +19 30 £275 +10.00% 6
North Yorkshire +1 1 £370 -1.33% 4
South Yorkshire -2 1 - -
Problem Management
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Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 36 (70.59%) ITIL
2 20 (39.22%) Finance
3 19 (37.25%) Service Management
4 17 (33.33%) Service Delivery
5 11 (21.57%) Incident Management
5 11 (21.57%) Windows
5 11 (21.57%) Configuration Management
6 10 (19.61%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (17.65%) Citrix
8 8 (15.69%) Change Management
9 7 (13.73%) VMware
9 7 (13.73%) SLA
9 7 (13.73%) Capacity Management
9 7 (13.73%) Line Management
10 6 (11.76%) Microsoft
10 6 (11.76%) Windows XP
10 6 (11.76%) TCP/IP
10 6 (11.76%) UNIX
10 6 (11.76%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (11.76%) Project Management
10 6 (11.76%) Degree
10 6 (11.76%) Ruby
11 5 (9.80%) Business Analysis
11 5 (9.80%) ITSM
11 5 (9.80%) Oracle
11 5 (9.80%) Oracle Reports
11 5 (9.80%) Apache
11 5 (9.80%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (9.80%) Procure-to-pay
11 5 (9.80%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (9.80%) Apache
2 4 (7.84%) Tomcat
2 4 (7.84%) MS Exchange
2 4 (7.84%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (5.88%) WebSphere
3 3 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (5.88%) IBM HTTP Server
3 3 (5.88%) JBoss
4 2 (3.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 5.5
5 1 (1.96%) CMS
5 1 (1.96%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.96%) IIS
5 1 (1.96%) Jetty
5 1 (1.96%) nginx
5 1 (1.96%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 3 (5.88%) MS Office
2 2 (3.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (9.80%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.96%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.76%) TCP/IP
2 4 (7.84%) HTTP
2 4 (7.84%) Internet
3 2 (3.92%) NAS
3 2 (3.92%) Extranet
3 2 (3.92%) SAN
3 2 (3.92%) Firewall
4 1 (1.96%) MPLS
4 1 (1.96%) VoIP
4 1 (1.96%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.80%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (5.88%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.96%) InterSystems Cache
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (1.96%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Git (software)
1 4 (7.84%) Subversion
2 2 (3.92%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.92%) MSI
3 1 (1.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 20 (39.22%) Finance
2 2 (3.92%) Law
2 2 (3.92%) Legal
2 2 (3.92%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (25.49%) Service Manager
2 8 (15.69%) Analyst
3 6 (11.76%) Services Delivery Manager
3 6 (11.76%) Delivery Manager
4 5 (9.80%) Transition Manager
4 5 (9.80%) Service Transition Manager
5 4 (7.84%) Head of Service Delivery
5 4 (7.84%) Support Manager
5 4 (7.84%) Head of Technology
6 3 (5.88%) Problem Analyst
6 3 (5.88%) Coordinator
7 2 (3.92%) Incident & Problem Manager
7 2 (3.92%) Architect
7 2 (3.92%) Desktop Support
7 2 (3.92%) Support Analyst
7 2 (3.92%) Applications Packager
7 2 (3.92%) Support Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) Service Analyst
7 2 (3.92%) Problem Manager
7 2 (3.92%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.88%) Web Services
2 1 (1.96%) LAMP
2 1 (1.96%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.88%) Blackberry
2 2 (3.92%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (1.96%) CMDB
3 1 (1.96%) Physics
3 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.96%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 11 (21.57%) Windows
2 6 (11.76%) Windows XP
2 6 (11.76%) UNIX
3 3 (5.88%) Linux
3 3 (5.88%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.92%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.96%) Windows Vista
5 1 (1.96%) Debian
5 1 (1.96%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.96%) Windows NT
5 1 (1.96%) Windows 2000
5 1 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (70.59%) ITIL
2 19 (37.25%) Service Management
3 17 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 11 (21.57%) Incident Management
4 11 (21.57%) Configuration Management
5 10 (19.61%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (15.69%) Change Management
7 7 (13.73%) Capacity Management
7 7 (13.73%) Line Management
8 6 (11.76%) Project Management
9 5 (9.80%) Business Analysis
9 5 (9.80%) ITSM
9 5 (9.80%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (9.80%) Procure-to-pay
9 5 (9.80%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (9.80%) Service Continuity Management
9 5 (9.80%) Release Management
9 5 (9.80%) Trend Analysis
10 4 (7.84%) Performance Management
10 4 (7.84%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.76%) Ruby
2 4 (7.84%) PowerShell
3 3 (5.88%) Python
3 3 (5.88%) Perl
4 2 (3.92%) Bash Shell
4 2 (3.92%) Java
5 1 (1.96%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (11.76%) ITIL Certification
1 6 (11.76%) Degree
2 3 (5.88%) SC Cleared
2 3 (5.88%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.92%) MCP
3 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.92%) MCDST
4 1 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.96%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.73%) SLA
2 4 (7.84%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.92%) XenApp
1 2 (3.92%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.96%) Corosync
2 1 (1.96%) KVM
2 1 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.96%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 4 (7.84%) Puppet
1 4 (7.84%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (5.88%) CA SiteMinder
3 2 (3.92%) SCCM
4 1 (1.96%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 9 (17.65%) Citrix
2 7 (13.73%) VMware
3 6 (11.76%) Microsoft
4 5 (9.80%) Oracle
5 4 (7.84%) IBM
6 2 (3.92%) Red Hat
6 2 (3.92%) NetApp
6 2 (3.92%) EMC
7 1 (1.96%) Actimize
7 1 (1.96%) Open Text
7 1 (1.96%) Genesys
7 1 (1.96%) BMC
7 1 (1.96%) CA
7 1 (1.96%) Remedy
7 1 (1.96%) HP
7 1 (1.96%) Cisco
7 1 (1.96%) Vignette
7 1 (1.96%) Percona
7 1 (1.96%) EPiServer
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