Period
to 15 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 15 November 2018 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
South West > Bristol
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 119 107 102
Rank change year-on-year -12 -5 0
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 7 13 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.33% 0.66% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 0.80% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 9
Bristol median daily rate £363 £338 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.41% +35.00% -32.43%
10th Percentile £300 £313 £241
90th Percentile £444 £483 £392
South West median daily rate £375 £370 £264
% change year-on-year +1.35% +40.28% -18.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Bristol median hourly rate - - £18.50
South West median hourly rate - - £21.75

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 Bristol with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,799 1,625 1,493
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 85.02% 82.49% 85.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,220 1,104 1,073
Bristol median daily rate £413 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
10th Percentile £275 £256 £255
90th Percentile £538 £531 £550
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 45 73
Bristol median hourly rate £41.50 £28.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +48.21% +12.00% +51.52%
10th Percentile £15.44 £12.43 £12.00
90th Percentile £67.63 £49.00 £46.40
South West median hourly rate £41.53 £35.00 £29.60
% change year-on-year +18.66% +18.24% -22.11%

Problem Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Problem Management in Bristol

Problem Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Problem Management in Bristol

Problem Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Problem Management in Bristol over the 6 months to 15 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Problem Management in Bristol

Problem Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Problem Management in Bristol

For the 6 months to 15 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Problem Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Problem Management.

1 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
2 3 (42.86%) Incident Management
3 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (28.57%) QA
3 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
3 2 (28.57%) Data Protection
3 2 (28.57%) Information Governance
3 2 (28.57%) PABX
3 2 (28.57%) Service Design
3 2 (28.57%) Virtual Team
3 2 (28.57%) Change Management
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) LAN
3 2 (28.57%) PSTN
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (28.57%) Service Management
3 2 (28.57%) Information Security
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
3 2 (28.57%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (14.29%) Decision-Making
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Windows
4 1 (14.29%) ITSM
4 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 1 (14.29%) GDPR
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) Office 365

Problem Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) LAN
1 2 (28.57%) PABX
1 2 (28.57%) PSTN
General
1 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) IT Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Service Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Service Design Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Voice Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL Manager
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL Service Delivery Manager
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL Service Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Public Sector Delivery Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Service Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Services Delivery Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Self-Motivation
1 2 (28.57%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) Incident Management
2 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
3 2 (28.57%) Change Management
3 2 (28.57%) Data Protection
3 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (28.57%) Information Governance
3 2 (28.57%) Information Security
3 2 (28.57%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
3 2 (28.57%) Service Design
3 2 (28.57%) Service Management
3 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) Decision-Making
4 1 (14.29%) ITSM
4 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
2 1 (14.29%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM