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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Problem Management
Rank 100 120 111
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -9
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 45 29 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.63% 0.98% 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.90% 1.19% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 16 5
Median daily rate £413 £275 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £125 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £703 £400 £409
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £313 £340
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -8.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 3
Median hourly rate £21.25 £11.25 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+88.88% -27.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.25 £10.65 £14.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.25 £20.95 £23.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+15.55% +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
2367 2439 1846
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 85.48% 82.71% 77.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1651 1712 1222
Median daily rate £425 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.43% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 53 57
Median hourly rate £15.50 £15.39 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.71% -0.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.84 £10.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +1.69%

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 June 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 June 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 +17 40 £400 +45.45% 3
South Yorkshire +1 4 £438 -
Problem Management
England

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 50 (69.44%) ITIL
2 39 (54.17%) Windows
3 30 (41.67%) Finance
4 21 (29.17%) MS Office
5 20 (27.78%) Microsoft
6 18 (25.00%) Blackberry
6 18 (25.00%) Windows 7
7 17 (23.61%) Windows XP
8 16 (22.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 15 (20.83%) Active Directory
10 14 (19.44%) Incident Management
10 14 (19.44%) Linux
10 14 (19.44%) MS Excel
11 13 (18.06%) PRINCE2
11 13 (18.06%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (18.06%) Legal
11 13 (18.06%) Open Source
11 13 (18.06%) SaaS
11 13 (18.06%) PaaS
11 13 (18.06%) Analytical Skills
12 12 (16.67%) iPad
12 12 (16.67%) iPhone
12 12 (16.67%) ITSM
12 12 (16.67%) Python
12 12 (16.67%) C++
12 12 (16.67%) JavaScript
13 10 (13.89%) Service Management
13 10 (13.89%) DevOps
14 9 (12.50%) IIS
14 9 (12.50%) Change Management

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 16 (22.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 9 (12.50%) IIS
3 4 (5.56%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.39%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.39%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.39%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.39%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 21 (29.17%) MS Office
2 14 (19.44%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.78%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.78%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 13 (18.06%) PaaS
1 13 (18.06%) SaaS
2 8 (11.11%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.94%) LAN
2 4 (5.56%) Firewall
2 4 (5.56%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (5.56%) SNMP
2 4 (5.56%) SSL
2 4 (5.56%) VPN
3 3 (4.17%) Extranet
4 2 (2.78%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.39%) BGP
5 1 (1.39%) DHCP
5 1 (1.39%) DNS
5 1 (1.39%) EIGRP
5 1 (1.39%) MPLS
5 1 (1.39%) SAN
5 1 (1.39%) VoIP
5 1 (1.39%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.78%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Jenkins
General
1 30 (41.67%) Finance
2 13 (18.06%) Legal
3 4 (5.56%) Law
4 2 (2.78%) Banking
5 1 (1.39%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 27 (37.50%) Analyst
2 16 (22.22%) Service Analyst
3 15 (20.83%) Service Desk Analyst
4 13 (18.06%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
5 12 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
6 9 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 9 (12.50%) Support Analyst
6 9 (12.50%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (9.72%) PowerShell Engineer
8 4 (5.56%) Desktop Analyst
8 4 (5.56%) Desktop Engineer
8 4 (5.56%) Desktop Support
8 4 (5.56%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 4 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
8 4 (5.56%) Senior DevOps
9 3 (4.17%) Data Centre Engineer
9 3 (4.17%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 3 (4.17%) Linux Engineer
9 3 (4.17%) Security Analyst
9 3 (4.17%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.72%) Middleware
2 5 (6.94%) Web Services
2 5 (6.94%) Web Services Management
Miscellaneous
1 18 (25.00%) Blackberry
2 13 (18.06%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (16.67%) iPad
3 12 (16.67%) iPhone
4 5 (6.94%) Virtual Team
5 4 (5.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 4 (5.56%) Management Information System
6 3 (4.17%) BBC
6 3 (4.17%) Data Centre
6 3 (4.17%) Statistics
7 1 (1.39%) DTV
7 1 (1.39%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 39 (54.17%) Windows
2 18 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 17 (23.61%) Windows XP
4 14 (19.44%) Linux
5 6 (8.33%) Unix
6 4 (5.56%) Apple iOS
6 4 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (4.17%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.39%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.39%) Windows NT
8 1 (1.39%) Windows Server
8 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (69.44%) ITIL
2 14 (19.44%) Incident Management
3 13 (18.06%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (18.06%) Open Source
3 13 (18.06%) PRINCE2
4 12 (16.67%) ITSM
5 10 (13.89%) DevOps
5 10 (13.89%) Service Management
6 9 (12.50%) Change Management
7 7 (9.72%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (9.72%) Data Management
8 5 (6.94%) Resource Management
8 5 (6.94%) Service Delivery
9 4 (5.56%) Analytics
9 4 (5.56%) Computer Security
9 4 (5.56%) Document Management
9 4 (5.56%) Use Case
9 4 (5.56%) Virtual Team Management
10 3 (4.17%) ITIL V3
10 3 (4.17%) SFIA
Programming Languages
1 12 (16.67%) C++
1 12 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 12 (16.67%) Python
2 8 (11.11%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.78%) C
3 2 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (6.94%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.56%) Degree
3 3 (4.17%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.78%) CCNA
4 2 (2.78%) CCNP
5 1 (1.39%) CCNP Voice
5 1 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.39%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.11%) SLA
2 3 (4.17%) RMADS
3 2 (2.78%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.39%) ISO22301
System Software
1 15 (20.83%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.17%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (11.11%) Puppet
2 7 (9.72%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.78%) Unicenter
4 1 (1.39%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (1.39%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 20 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.56%) Arqiva
2 4 (5.56%) BT
2 4 (5.56%) Red Hat
3 3 (4.17%) Cisco
4 2 (2.78%) CA
4 2 (2.78%) Remedy
5 1 (1.39%) Citrix
5 1 (1.39%) HP
5 1 (1.39%) Lotus
5 1 (1.39%) Peregrine
5 1 (1.39%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.39%) Spiceworks
5 1 (1.39%) VMware