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 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Problem Management
Rank 92 105 80
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -25
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 57 15 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.80% 0.63% 1.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.29% 0.83% 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 10 14
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£275 £363 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.13% +61.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £273 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £450 £327
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £275
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 7
Average hourly rate £21.53 £25.00 £44.60
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.90% -43.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.51 £25.00 £24.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.91 £25.00 £44.98
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +4.95%
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
2491 1806 1683
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 78.75% 76.40% 75.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1741 1123 921
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £485 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 52 76
Average hourly rate £15.37 £15.39 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.08% -59.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.35 £10.12 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £30.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015. 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 0 30 £275 -27.15% 5
North Yorkshire +14 21 £388 +17.42% 2
South Yorkshire -18 5 £225 -27.41%
Problem Management
England

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 53 (66.25%) ITIL
2 43 (53.75%) Incident Management
3 35 (43.75%) Change Management
4 29 (36.25%) Service Management
5 25 (31.25%) Windows
6 24 (30.00%) SLA
7 23 (28.75%) Finance
8 19 (23.75%) ITSM
8 19 (23.75%) IIS
8 19 (23.75%) Analytical Skills
9 18 (22.50%) Microsoft
10 17 (21.25%) SQL
11 14 (17.50%) .NET
11 14 (17.50%) E-Commerce
11 14 (17.50%) Active Directory
12 13 (16.25%) Software AG
12 13 (16.25%) JBoss
12 13 (16.25%) Java
12 13 (16.25%) JavaScript
12 13 (16.25%) Validation
12 13 (16.25%) webMethods
12 13 (16.25%) Analytics
12 13 (16.25%) Google Analytics
12 13 (16.25%) Web Analytics
12 13 (16.25%) Google
13 12 (15.00%) Knowledge Management
13 12 (15.00%) VMware
13 12 (15.00%) SOA
14 11 (13.75%) HP
14 11 (13.75%) MS Excel

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 19 (23.75%) IIS
2 13 (16.25%) JBoss
3 10 (12.50%) SharePoint
4 9 (11.25%) MS Exchange
5 6 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (6.25%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (3.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (3.75%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (2.50%) Apache
8 2 (2.50%) Exchange Server 5.5
9 1 (1.25%) nginx
9 1 (1.25%) Oracle Service Bus
9 1 (1.25%) WebLogic
9 1 (1.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 11 (13.75%) MS Excel
2 9 (11.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.25%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 13 (16.25%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.25%) Office 365
2 1 (1.25%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.00%) SAN
2 6 (7.50%) Internet
2 6 (7.50%) LAN
2 6 (7.50%) WAN
2 6 (7.50%) Wireless
3 5 (6.25%) Network Security
3 5 (6.25%) TCP/IP
4 4 (5.00%) SSL
5 3 (3.75%) DNS
5 3 (3.75%) Extranet
6 2 (2.50%) DHCP
6 2 (2.50%) VoIP
7 1 (1.25%) HTTP
7 1 (1.25%) MPLS
7 1 (1.25%) DSL
7 1 (1.25%) Firewall
7 1 (1.25%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.50%) MySQL
3 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Subversion
1 1 (1.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (1.25%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.25%) JConsole
General
1 23 (28.75%) Finance
2 3 (3.75%) Law
3 2 (2.50%) Legal
4 1 (1.25%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 35 (43.75%) Analyst
2 20 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 16 (20.00%) Applications Support
4 14 (17.50%) Applications Support Analyst
5 11 (13.75%) Service Analyst
5 11 (13.75%) Incident Manager
6 7 (8.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (8.75%) Service Manager
7 6 (7.50%) Support Engineer
8 5 (6.25%) Service Desk Analyst
8 5 (6.25%) IT Services Manager
9 4 (5.00%) Problem Manager
9 4 (5.00%) Incident Analyst
9 4 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
9 4 (5.00%) Consultant
10 3 (3.75%) 1st Line Support
10 3 (3.75%) Desktop Support
10 3 (3.75%) 2nd Line Support
10 3 (3.75%) Senior Support Analyst
10 3 (3.75%) Desktop Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (17.50%) .NET
2 1 (1.25%) SOAP
2 1 (1.25%) Web Services
2 1 (1.25%) XML
2 1 (1.25%) JMS
2 1 (1.25%) WSDL
2 1 (1.25%) JRockit
2 1 (1.25%) Middleware
2 1 (1.25%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 19 (23.75%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.50%) Blackberry
2 6 (7.50%) Management Information System
3 5 (6.25%) Replication
4 4 (5.00%) Clustering
4 4 (5.00%) Data Centre
5 3 (3.75%) EMC VMAX
6 1 (1.25%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.25%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 25 (31.25%) Windows
2 9 (11.25%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (7.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (7.50%) Linux
5 5 (6.25%) Windows XP
5 5 (6.25%) Windows 7
6 4 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (5.00%) UNIX
7 3 (3.75%) Apple iOS
8 2 (2.50%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.50%) Solaris
8 2 (2.50%) Windows NT
9 1 (1.25%) Debian
9 1 (1.25%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (66.25%) ITIL
2 43 (53.75%) Incident Management
3 35 (43.75%) Change Management
4 29 (36.25%) Service Management
5 19 (23.75%) ITSM
6 14 (17.50%) E-Commerce
7 13 (16.25%) Validation
7 13 (16.25%) Web Analytics
7 13 (16.25%) Analytics
8 12 (15.00%) Knowledge Management
8 12 (15.00%) SOA
9 11 (13.75%) Configuration Management
9 11 (13.75%) Project Management
9 11 (13.75%) Root Cause Analysis
10 10 (12.50%) Release Management
10 10 (12.50%) Business Analysis
11 9 (11.25%) Performance Management
12 7 (8.75%) Trend Analysis
12 7 (8.75%) Capacity Management
12 7 (8.75%) Service Continuity Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (21.25%) SQL
2 13 (16.25%) Java
2 13 (16.25%) JavaScript
3 7 (8.75%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.50%) C
4 2 (2.50%) Perl
5 1 (1.25%) PHP
5 1 (1.25%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.25%) Python
5 1 (1.25%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.25%) Ruby
5 1 (1.25%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 6 (7.50%) Security Cleared
2 5 (6.25%) SC Cleared
2 5 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (3.75%) MCDST
4 3 (3.75%) MCP
5 2 (2.50%) MCSE
5 2 (2.50%) CCNA
5 2 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.50%) Degree
6 1 (1.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.25%) MCITP
6 1 (1.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (30.00%) SLA
2 7 (8.75%) QA
3 1 (1.25%) Data Quality
System Software
1 14 (17.50%) Active Directory
2 9 (11.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (6.25%) XenApp
3 5 (6.25%) XenServer
4 3 (3.75%) SRDF
5 1 (1.25%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (1.25%) Varnish
5 1 (1.25%) Corosync
5 1 (1.25%) KVM
5 1 (1.25%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.25%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (11.25%) Puppet
2 3 (3.75%) NetBackup
3 2 (2.50%) WSUS
3 2 (2.50%) SCCM
3 2 (2.50%) Unicenter
4 1 (1.25%) Nagios
4 1 (1.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (1.25%) OpenView
4 1 (1.25%) SCOM
4 1 (1.25%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.25%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (1.25%) Opsview
4 1 (1.25%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 18 (22.50%) Microsoft
2 13 (16.25%) Software AG
2 13 (16.25%) webMethods
2 13 (16.25%) Google
3 12 (15.00%) VMware
4 11 (13.75%) HP
5 10 (12.50%) Citrix
6 8 (10.00%) Splunk
6 8 (10.00%) NetApp
7 5 (6.25%) Red Hat
7 5 (6.25%) Cisco
7 5 (6.25%) Meraki
8 3 (3.75%) Brocade
8 3 (3.75%) IBM
8 3 (3.75%) Oracle
8 3 (3.75%) EMC
9 2 (2.50%) Remedy
9 2 (2.50%) Peregrine
9 2 (2.50%) CA
10 1 (1.25%) Hyperion
Elland, West Yorkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £112.50 - £120 per day
Posted: Yesterday