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 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Problem Management
Rank 99 101 88
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -13
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 27 16 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.07% 0.70% 1.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.41% 0.93% 1.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 8 18
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£320 £225 £185
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.22% +21.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £129 £145 £139
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £258 £345
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £24.00 - £19.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.80 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-3.11% +12.50%
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
1911 1716 1800
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 75.41% 75.23% 73.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 1207 1027 896
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.20% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 50 63
Average hourly rate £16.00 £20.50 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.95% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.78 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +3.44%

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 21 November 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 21 November 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 +14 25 £350 +89.18% 7
North Yorkshire +1 1 £320 - 9
South Yorkshire -3 1 - - 2
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England

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 33 (78.57%) ITIL
2 16 (38.10%) Service Management
3 13 (30.95%) Windows
4 12 (28.57%) Service Delivery
4 12 (28.57%) Finance
5 11 (26.19%) Incident Management
6 9 (21.43%) TCP/IP
6 9 (21.43%) Citrix
6 9 (21.43%) Root Cause Analysis
7 7 (16.67%) Windows XP
7 7 (16.67%) Apache
7 7 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 7 (16.67%) UNIX
7 7 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (16.67%) VMware
8 6 (14.29%) MS Office
8 6 (14.29%) HTTP
8 6 (14.29%) MS Excel
8 6 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (14.29%) Configuration Management
8 6 (14.29%) SC Cleared
8 6 (14.29%) Security Cleared
9 5 (11.90%) Internet
9 5 (11.90%) Blackberry
9 5 (11.90%) Active Directory
9 5 (11.90%) Tomcat
9 5 (11.90%) SLA
9 5 (11.90%) SQL Server
9 5 (11.90%) Ruby
10 4 (9.52%) Subversion

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 7 (16.67%) Apache
2 5 (11.90%) Tomcat
3 4 (9.52%) MS Exchange
3 4 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (7.14%) IBM HTTP Server
4 3 (7.14%) Exchange Server 5.5
4 3 (7.14%) WebSphere
4 3 (7.14%) JBoss
5 2 (4.76%) SharePoint
5 2 (4.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (2.38%) CMS
6 1 (2.38%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (2.38%) IIS
6 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (2.38%) Jetty
6 1 (2.38%) nginx
6 1 (2.38%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 6 (14.29%) MS Office
1 6 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.38%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (21.43%) TCP/IP
2 6 (14.29%) HTTP
3 5 (11.90%) Internet
4 4 (9.52%) Firewall
5 2 (4.76%) SSH
5 2 (4.76%) PuTTY
5 2 (4.76%) Extranet
5 2 (4.76%) HTTPS
6 1 (2.38%) SSL
6 1 (2.38%) SAN
6 1 (2.38%) MPLS
6 1 (2.38%) VoIP
6 1 (2.38%) VPN
6 1 (2.38%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.90%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.76%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (4.76%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.76%) MySQL
3 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Subversion
1 4 (9.52%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.76%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.76%) JIRA
3 1 (2.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 12 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Law
2 2 (4.76%) Legal
2 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.38%) Banking
3 1 (2.38%) Retail
3 1 (2.38%) Marketing
3 1 (2.38%) Mandarin Language
3 1 (2.38%) Cantonese Language
Job Titles
1 13 (30.95%) Analyst
2 7 (16.67%) Service Manager
3 5 (11.90%) Service Analyst
4 4 (9.52%) Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (9.52%) Support Analyst
4 4 (9.52%) Problem Manager
4 4 (9.52%) Incident Manager
4 4 (9.52%) Incident & Problem Manager
5 3 (7.14%) Transition Manager
5 3 (7.14%) Service Transition Manager
5 3 (7.14%) Problem Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Coordinator
6 2 (4.76%) Architect
6 2 (4.76%) Support Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Desktop Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Desktop Support
6 2 (4.76%) Applications Support
6 2 (4.76%) Service Desk Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Desktop Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.14%) Web Services
2 2 (4.76%) XML
2 2 (4.76%) Hibernate
2 2 (4.76%) Spring
3 1 (2.38%) LAMP
3 1 (2.38%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Blackberry
2 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.38%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.38%) Physics
3 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.38%) Social Media
3 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (30.95%) Windows
2 7 (16.67%) UNIX
2 7 (16.67%) Windows XP
3 4 (9.52%) Windows 7
3 4 (9.52%) Linux
3 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (7.14%) Debian
4 3 (7.14%) Windows NT
5 2 (4.76%) Windows 2000
5 2 (4.76%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.38%) Mac OS X
6 1 (2.38%) zOS
6 1 (2.38%) Windows Vista
6 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (78.57%) ITIL
2 16 (38.10%) Service Management
3 12 (28.57%) Service Delivery
4 11 (26.19%) Incident Management
5 9 (21.43%) Root Cause Analysis
6 7 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (14.29%) Configuration Management
8 4 (9.52%) Change Management
8 4 (9.52%) ITIL V3
8 4 (9.52%) DevOps
9 3 (7.14%) Capacity Management
9 3 (7.14%) Load Balancing
9 3 (7.14%) Performance Testing
9 3 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (7.14%) Project Management
9 3 (7.14%) PRINCE2
10 2 (4.76%) ITSM
10 2 (4.76%) CMMI
10 2 (4.76%) Network Architecture
10 2 (4.76%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.90%) Ruby
2 4 (9.52%) PowerShell
2 4 (9.52%) Java
3 3 (7.14%) C
4 2 (4.76%) Perl
4 2 (4.76%) Python
4 2 (4.76%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.38%) JCL
5 1 (2.38%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 6 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
1 6 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 6 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.76%) MCDST
2 2 (4.76%) Degree
2 2 (4.76%) MCP
2 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.38%) CCDP
3 1 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.90%) SLA
2 1 (2.38%) COBIT
System Software
1 5 (11.90%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.38%) Varnish
2 1 (2.38%) Corosync
2 1 (2.38%) KVM
Systems Management
1 4 (9.52%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (7.14%) Unicenter
2 3 (7.14%) CA SiteMinder
2 3 (7.14%) Puppet
3 2 (4.76%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 9 (21.43%) Citrix
2 7 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (16.67%) VMware
3 4 (9.52%) Red Hat
4 3 (7.14%) IBM
4 3 (7.14%) ServiceNow
4 3 (7.14%) CA
5 2 (4.76%) HP
5 2 (4.76%) Oracle
6 1 (2.38%) Cisco
6 1 (2.38%) EMC
6 1 (2.38%) NetApp
6 1 (2.38%) Genesys
6 1 (2.38%) Remedy
6 1 (2.38%) Actimize
6 1 (2.38%) EPiServer
6 1 (2.38%) Percona
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