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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Problem Management over the 3 months to 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Problem Management
Rank 106 122 104
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -18
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 36 22 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.27% 0.78% 1.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.53% 0.95% 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 13 6
Median daily rate £425 £265 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.37% -20.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £122 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £718 £400 £406
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 4
Median hourly rate £20.00 £11.00 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+81.81% -45.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.20 £10.60 £14.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £22.20 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £29.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-8.62% +28.88%
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
2359 2316 1945
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 83.27% 82.10% 77.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1661 1590 1291
Median daily rate £425 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £265 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £490 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 48 55
Median hourly rate £15.13 £14.00 £16.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.03% -13.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.05 £10.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.60 £35.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.65% +1.66%

Problem Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the 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 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 25 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Problem Management within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 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
West Yorkshire +8 27 £458 +72.92% 7
South Yorkshire +1 7 £425 -
Problem Management
England

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Problem Management.

1 44 (62.86%) ITIL
2 36 (51.43%) Finance
3 32 (45.71%) Windows
4 24 (34.29%) Incident Management
5 20 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 18 (25.71%) Change Management
7 15 (21.43%) MS Office
8 14 (20.00%) MS Excel
9 13 (18.57%) Service Management
9 13 (18.57%) Blackberry
9 13 (18.57%) Analytical Skills
10 12 (17.14%) Windows 7
10 12 (17.14%) Windows XP
11 11 (15.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 9 (12.86%) ITIL V3
12 9 (12.86%) ITSM
12 9 (12.86%) Linux
13 8 (11.43%) Legal
13 8 (11.43%) PowerShell
13 8 (11.43%) IIS
13 8 (11.43%) Active Directory
14 7 (10.00%) iPad
14 7 (10.00%) SLA
14 7 (10.00%) Red Hat
14 7 (10.00%) iPhone
14 7 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 6 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
15 6 (8.57%) Knowledge Management
15 6 (8.57%) PRINCE2
15 6 (8.57%) Open Source

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in 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 11 (15.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 8 (11.43%) IIS
3 2 (2.86%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.43%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 15 (21.43%) MS Office
2 14 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.86%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (4.29%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.57%) PaaS
1 6 (8.57%) SaaS
2 1 (1.43%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.71%) LAN
2 3 (4.29%) Extranet
2 3 (4.29%) Firewall
2 3 (4.29%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (4.29%) SNMP
2 3 (4.29%) SSL
2 3 (4.29%) VPN
3 2 (2.86%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.43%) BGP
4 1 (1.43%) EIGRP
4 1 (1.43%) MPLS
4 1 (1.43%) SAN
4 1 (1.43%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Jenkins
General
1 36 (51.43%) Finance
2 8 (11.43%) Legal
3 4 (5.71%) Law
4 3 (4.29%) Banking
5 1 (1.43%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 24 (34.29%) Analyst
2 11 (15.71%) Incident Manager
2 11 (15.71%) Service Analyst
3 10 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
3 10 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 10 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
4 9 (12.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (11.43%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
6 7 (10.00%) PowerShell Engineer
6 7 (10.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (7.14%) Data Centre Engineer
8 4 (5.71%) Desktop Analyst
8 4 (5.71%) Desktop Support
8 4 (5.71%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 4 (5.71%) IT Manager
8 4 (5.71%) ITIL Incident Manager
8 4 (5.71%) ITIL Manager
8 4 (5.71%) Service Manager
9 3 (4.29%) Applications Support Analyst
9 3 (4.29%) Desktop Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.14%) Web Services
1 5 (7.14%) Web Services Management
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.57%) Analytical Skills
1 13 (18.57%) Blackberry
2 7 (10.00%) iPad
2 7 (10.00%) iPhone
3 6 (8.57%) Data Centre
4 3 (4.29%) BBC
4 3 (4.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 3 (4.29%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.29%) Statistics
5 1 (1.43%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 32 (45.71%) Windows
2 12 (17.14%) Windows 7
2 12 (17.14%) Windows XP
3 9 (12.86%) Linux
4 7 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (7.14%) Unix
6 4 (5.71%) Apple iOS
7 3 (4.29%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.43%) AIX
8 1 (1.43%) Windows NT
8 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (62.86%) ITIL
2 24 (34.29%) Incident Management
3 18 (25.71%) Change Management
4 13 (18.57%) Service Management
5 9 (12.86%) ITIL V3
5 9 (12.86%) ITSM
6 6 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (8.57%) DevOps
6 6 (8.57%) Knowledge Management
6 6 (8.57%) Open Source
6 6 (8.57%) PRINCE2
7 5 (7.14%) Capacity Management
7 5 (7.14%) Resource Management
8 4 (5.71%) Document Management
8 4 (5.71%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (5.71%) Service Delivery
9 3 (4.29%) Configuration Management
9 3 (4.29%) ERP
9 3 (4.29%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (4.29%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (11.43%) PowerShell
2 5 (7.14%) C++
2 5 (7.14%) JavaScript
2 5 (7.14%) Python
3 2 (2.86%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (5.71%) Degree
2 3 (4.29%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.86%) CCNA
3 2 (2.86%) CCNP
3 2 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.43%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.43%) CCNP Voice
4 1 (1.43%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.43%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.00%) SLA
2 3 (4.29%) RMADS
System Software
1 8 (11.43%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.86%) Unicenter
2 1 (1.43%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (1.43%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (1.43%) Puppet
Vendors
1 20 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.00%) Red Hat
3 4 (5.71%) Arqiva
3 4 (5.71%) BT
4 2 (2.86%) CA
4 2 (2.86%) Cisco
4 2 (2.86%) Remedy
5 1 (1.43%) Citrix
5 1 (1.43%) HP
5 1 (1.43%) IBM
5 1 (1.43%) Lotus
5 1 (1.43%) Peregrine
5 1 (1.43%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.43%) Spiceworks
5 1 (1.43%) VMware