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 1 September 2014 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Problem Management
Rank 102 78 123
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +45
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 15 44 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.62% 1.94% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.83% 2.60% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 16 5
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£363 £225 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+61.11% -30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £170 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £323 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £275 £338
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -18.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 2
Average hourly rate £25.00 £44.60 £22.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.94% +100.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.25 £17.15 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+6.41% -31.40%
Problem Management
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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
1797 1690 1983
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 74.78% 74.58% 73.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1122 928 1063
Average daily rate £350 £325 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 77 52
Average hourly rate £15.39 £38.00 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-59.51% +120.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £15.25 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £45.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-11.66% -3.22%

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 1 September 2014.

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 1 September 2014. 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 -15 8 £378 +67.77% 8
South Yorkshire -3 6 £310 +37.77%
North Yorkshire - 1 £330 -
Problem Management
England

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 30 (83.33%) ITIL
2 18 (50.00%) Windows
3 14 (38.89%) Service Management
4 11 (30.56%) MS Excel
5 10 (27.78%) UNIX
5 10 (27.78%) Microsoft
5 10 (27.78%) Active Directory
5 10 (27.78%) Root Cause Analysis
6 9 (25.00%) Windows XP
6 9 (25.00%) MS Office
7 8 (22.22%) Incident Management
8 7 (19.44%) Java
8 7 (19.44%) SLA
8 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (19.44%) SC Cleared
8 7 (19.44%) Security Cleared
8 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (16.67%) Degree
9 6 (16.67%) Project Management
9 6 (16.67%) TCP/IP
9 6 (16.67%) Telecoms
10 5 (13.89%) CMMI
10 5 (13.89%) Change Management
10 5 (13.89%) MySQL
10 5 (13.89%) Tomcat
10 5 (13.89%) Windows 7
10 5 (13.89%) ITIL V3
11 4 (11.11%) Windows NT
11 4 (11.11%) C
11 4 (11.11%) Perl

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 (13.89%) Tomcat
2 4 (11.11%) Apache
3 3 (8.33%) Exchange Server 5.5
3 3 (8.33%) SharePoint
3 3 (8.33%) MS Exchange
3 3 (8.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (5.56%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.78%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.78%) CMS
5 1 (2.78%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 11 (30.56%) MS Excel
2 9 (25.00%) MS Office
3 2 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.78%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 4 (11.11%) Internet
2 4 (11.11%) SSL
3 3 (8.33%) HTTP
4 2 (5.56%) PuTTY
4 2 (5.56%) SAN
4 2 (5.56%) Firewall
4 2 (5.56%) SSH
4 2 (5.56%) HTTPS
5 1 (2.78%) ATM
5 1 (2.78%) LAN
5 1 (2.78%) WAN
5 1 (2.78%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.89%) MySQL
2 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.78%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (11.11%) JIRA
2 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.78%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.78%) Subversion
General
1 6 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 4 (11.11%) Finance
3 1 (2.78%) Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Marketing
3 1 (2.78%) Mandarin Language
3 1 (2.78%) Cantonese Language
3 1 (2.78%) French Language
Job Titles
1 14 (38.89%) Analyst
2 8 (22.22%) Service Analyst
2 8 (22.22%) Service Desk Analyst
3 6 (16.67%) Support Analyst
4 5 (13.89%) Applications Support
4 5 (13.89%) Applications Support Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) Service Manager
5 4 (11.11%) Support Specialist
6 3 (8.33%) Service Desk Manager
6 3 (8.33%) Technical Services Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Incident Manager
7 2 (5.56%) Administrator
7 2 (5.56%) Problem Manager
7 2 (5.56%) Incident & Problem Manager
8 1 (2.78%) Delivery Manager
8 1 (2.78%) Storage Administrator
8 1 (2.78%) Services Delivery Manager
8 1 (2.78%) SQL Server DBA
8 1 (2.78%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.33%) Hibernate
1 3 (8.33%) Spring
2 2 (5.56%) XML
3 1 (2.78%) J2EE
3 1 (2.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Physics
1 4 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.33%) Blackberry
3 2 (5.56%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.78%) Firmware
4 1 (2.78%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.78%) Statistics
4 1 (2.78%) Social Media
4 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 18 (50.00%) Windows
2 10 (27.78%) UNIX
3 9 (25.00%) Windows XP
4 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (13.89%) Windows 7
6 4 (11.11%) Windows NT
7 3 (8.33%) Linux
7 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (8.33%) CentOS
8 2 (5.56%) Debian
8 2 (5.56%) Windows 2000
9 1 (2.78%) HPUX
9 1 (2.78%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (83.33%) ITIL
2 14 (38.89%) Service Management
3 10 (27.78%) Root Cause Analysis
4 8 (22.22%) Incident Management
5 6 (16.67%) Project Management
6 5 (13.89%) CMMI
6 5 (13.89%) Change Management
6 5 (13.89%) ITIL V3
7 3 (8.33%) Service Delivery
7 3 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (5.56%) Network Architecture
8 2 (5.56%) WFM
8 2 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (5.56%) ITSM
8 2 (5.56%) Validation
8 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Management
8 2 (5.56%) Service Desk Management
9 1 (2.78%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (2.78%) Performance Analysis
9 1 (2.78%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 7 (19.44%) Java
2 4 (11.11%) Perl
2 4 (11.11%) C
3 2 (5.56%) Shell Script
3 2 (5.56%) Ruby
4 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.78%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.78%) JCL
4 1 (2.78%) C++
4 1 (2.78%) SQL
4 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.78%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (19.44%) SC Cleared
1 7 (19.44%) Security Cleared
2 6 (16.67%) Degree
3 2 (5.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (2.78%) CCDP
4 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (19.44%) SLA
2 4 (11.11%) COBIT
System Software
1 10 (27.78%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.78%) Terminal Services
2 1 (2.78%) LiteSpeed
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) Unicenter
1 3 (8.33%) Hyperic
2 1 (2.78%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (2.78%) CA SiteMinder
2 1 (2.78%) Foglight
2 1 (2.78%) SCCM
2 1 (2.78%) Cacti
2 1 (2.78%) Puppet
2 1 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.11%) HP
2 4 (11.11%) Citrix
3 3 (8.33%) CA
3 3 (8.33%) ServiceNow
4 2 (5.56%) Red Hat
4 2 (5.56%) FatWire
4 2 (5.56%) VMware
4 2 (5.56%) Adobe
4 2 (5.56%) Oracle
5 1 (2.78%) JBoss
5 1 (2.78%) Cisco
5 1 (2.78%) IBM
5 1 (2.78%) EMC
5 1 (2.78%) Actimize
5 1 (2.78%) Splunk
5 1 (2.78%) Perforce
5 1 (2.78%) NetApp
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