Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen with a requirement for Problem Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Problem Management over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Problem Management
Scotland > Aberdeen
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 18 17
Rank change year-on-year -7 -1 +15
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 3 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen 2.19% 2.11% 2.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.83% 2.63% 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Aberdeen median daily rate - - £353
Scotland median daily rate £375 £344 £300
% change year-on-year +9.09% +14.58% -20.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Aberdeen median hourly rate £47.50 - £43.00
Scotland median hourly rate £47.50 - £43.00

Problem Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Aberdeen
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 106 76 56
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen 77.37% 80.00% 65.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 28 23
Aberdeen median daily rate £368 £306 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -30.00% +26.81%
10th Percentile £133 £150 £183
90th Percentile £475 £379 £550
Scotland median daily rate £390 £360 £375
% change year-on-year +8.33% -4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 6 6
Aberdeen median hourly rate £37.50 £14.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +158.62% -63.75% +128.57%
10th Percentile £13.00 £13.63 £24.50
90th Percentile £49.50 £41.13 £44.88
Scotland median hourly rate £25.00 £22.75 £25.61
% change year-on-year +9.89% -11.17% +17.75%

Problem Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Aberdeen

Job postings citing Problem Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen.

Job vacancy trend for Problem Management in Aberdeen

Problem Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Problem Management in Aberdeen.

Contractor daily rate trend for Problem Management in Aberdeen

Problem Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Problem Management in Aberdeen.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Problem Management in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, 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 Aberdeen region with a requirement for Problem Management.

1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Change Management
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (100.00%) CMDB
1 3 (100.00%) Release Management
1 3 (100.00%) Fault Management
1 3 (100.00%) QMS
1 3 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Matrix Organization
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) CCSP
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) CISSP
3 1 (33.33%) BIG-IP
3 1 (33.33%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (33.33%) Aruba
3 1 (33.33%) F5

Problem Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Aberdeen 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) BIG-IP
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Security Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) CMDB
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Change Management
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 3 (100.00%) Fault Management
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) QMS
1 3 (100.00%) Release Management
2 2 (66.67%) Matrix Organization
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 1 (33.33%) CCNP
2 1 (33.33%) CCSP
2 1 (33.33%) CISSP
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
2 1 (33.33%) Aruba
2 1 (33.33%) F5