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 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Problem Management
Rank 121 123 107
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -16
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 26 25 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.89% 0.85% 0.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.08% 1.04% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 14 7
Average daily rate £331 £340 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.57% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £202 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £443 £404
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+5.38% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 3
Average hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £29.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-6.89% +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
2397 2414 1921
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 81.84% 82.56% 76.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1682 1579 1262
Average daily rate £425 £368 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.64% +8.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £253 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 61 45
Average hourly rate £14.50 £17.88 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.88% -28.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.10 £9.17 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £35.00 £49.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -2.38%

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 April 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Problem Management within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -1 18 £333 +20.09% 4
South Yorkshire -5 7 £338 -22.85%
Problem Management
England

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 43 (63.24%) ITIL
2 31 (45.59%) Finance
3 26 (38.24%) Windows
3 26 (38.24%) Incident Management
4 24 (35.29%) Service Management
5 21 (30.88%) Change Management
6 20 (29.41%) Microsoft
7 14 (20.59%) Analytical Skills
8 12 (17.65%) ITIL V3
9 10 (14.71%) Root Cause Analysis
9 10 (14.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 10 (14.71%) Linux
9 10 (14.71%) MS Excel
9 10 (14.71%) MS Office
9 10 (14.71%) Red Hat
10 9 (13.24%) Blackberry
10 9 (13.24%) Knowledge Management
11 8 (11.76%) Windows XP
11 8 (11.76%) Data Centre
12 7 (10.29%) Capacity Management
12 7 (10.29%) Windows 7
12 7 (10.29%) SLA
12 7 (10.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 7 (10.29%) Active Directory
12 7 (10.29%) ITSM
13 6 (8.82%) IIS
13 6 (8.82%) PowerShell
14 5 (7.35%) Data Centre Operations
14 5 (7.35%) Configuration Management
15 4 (5.88%) Unix

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 (10.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 6 (8.82%) IIS
3 2 (2.94%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.47%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.47%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (14.71%) MS Excel
1 10 (14.71%) MS Office
2 2 (2.94%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (4.41%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.41%) Extranet
2 2 (2.94%) LAN
2 2 (2.94%) SAN
2 2 (2.94%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.47%) BGP
3 1 (1.47%) DHCP
3 1 (1.47%) DNS
3 1 (1.47%) EIGRP
3 1 (1.47%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (1.47%) Firewall
3 1 (1.47%) Internet
3 1 (1.47%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (1.47%) MPLS
3 1 (1.47%) SNMP
3 1 (1.47%) SSL
3 1 (1.47%) VPN
3 1 (1.47%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Jenkins
General
1 31 (45.59%) Finance
2 4 (5.88%) Banking
2 4 (5.88%) Legal
3 3 (4.41%) Law
4 1 (1.47%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 27 (39.71%) Analyst
2 15 (22.06%) Incident Manager
3 10 (14.71%) Support Analyst
4 9 (13.24%) Service Analyst
5 8 (11.76%) Problem Analyst
6 7 (10.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (10.29%) ITIL Manager
6 7 (10.29%) Service Desk Analyst
7 6 (8.82%) Data Centre Engineer
7 6 (8.82%) Windows Engineer
8 5 (7.35%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
8 5 (7.35%) ITIL Incident Manager
8 5 (7.35%) PowerShell Engineer
8 5 (7.35%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (5.88%) IT Analyst
9 4 (5.88%) IT Manager
9 4 (5.88%) Service Manager
10 3 (4.41%) Applications Support
10 3 (4.41%) Desktop Support
10 3 (4.41%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.59%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (13.24%) Blackberry
3 8 (11.76%) Data Centre
4 4 (5.88%) iPad
4 4 (5.88%) iPhone
5 3 (4.41%) BBC
5 3 (4.41%) iDTV
5 3 (4.41%) Management Information System
5 3 (4.41%) Statistics
6 1 (1.47%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.47%) DTV
6 1 (1.47%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 26 (38.24%) Windows
2 10 (14.71%) Linux
2 10 (14.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (11.76%) Windows XP
4 7 (10.29%) Windows 7
5 4 (5.88%) Unix
6 3 (4.41%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.47%) AIX
7 1 (1.47%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.47%) Windows NT
7 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (63.24%) ITIL
2 26 (38.24%) Incident Management
3 24 (35.29%) Service Management
4 21 (30.88%) Change Management
5 12 (17.65%) ITIL V3
6 10 (14.71%) Root Cause Analysis
7 9 (13.24%) Knowledge Management
8 7 (10.29%) Capacity Management
8 7 (10.29%) ITSM
9 5 (7.35%) Configuration Management
9 5 (7.35%) Data Centre Operations
10 4 (5.88%) Service Delivery
11 3 (4.41%) Document Management
11 3 (4.41%) ERP
11 3 (4.41%) Line Management
11 3 (4.41%) Release Management
11 3 (4.41%) Service Continuity Management
11 3 (4.41%) Six Sigma
11 3 (4.41%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (4.41%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.82%) PowerShell
2 3 (4.41%) SQL
3 2 (2.94%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (2.94%) CCNA
1 2 (2.94%) CCNP
1 2 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.47%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.47%) CCNP Voice
2 1 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.47%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.47%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.29%) SLA
2 3 (4.41%) RMADS
System Software
1 7 (10.29%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.47%) Firmware
3 1 (1.47%) NFS
3 1 (1.47%) vCloud
3 1 (1.47%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.47%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (2.94%) Unicenter
2 1 (1.47%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (1.47%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (1.47%) HP SIM
2 1 (1.47%) Puppet
Vendors
1 20 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 10 (14.71%) Red Hat
3 4 (5.88%) Arqiva
3 4 (5.88%) BT
4 3 (4.41%) Oracle
5 2 (2.94%) CA
5 2 (2.94%) Cisco
5 2 (2.94%) HP
5 2 (2.94%) Remedy
5 2 (2.94%) VMware
6 1 (1.47%) Citrix
6 1 (1.47%) IBM
6 1 (1.47%) Lotus
6 1 (1.47%) Peregrine
6 1 (1.47%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.47%) Spiceworks
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