Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 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
South West > Bristol
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 107 97 106
Rank change year-on-year -10 +9 +2
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 13 12 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.66% 0.71% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.83% 0.85% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 9 3
Bristol median daily rate £338 £250 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.00% -32.43% -1.33%
10th Percentile £313 £241 £199
90th Percentile £483 £392 £375
South West median daily rate £370 £264 £313
% change year-on-year +40.28% -15.60% -10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
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 1568 1417 1410
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 79.35% 83.45% 81.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1068 1022 1099
Bristol median daily rate £390 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% - -
10th Percentile £263 £255 £263
90th Percentile £538 £555 £536
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 65 37
Bristol median hourly rate £23.00 £25.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.00% +31.58% -24.00%
10th Percentile £11.90 £12.00 £13.00
90th Percentile £46.75 £46.30 £48.50
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% -19.23% +41.82%

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 24 November 2017.

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 24 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Problem Management.

1 8 (61.54%) ITIL
2 7 (53.85%) Firewall
3 6 (46.15%) Finance
4 4 (30.77%) VMware
4 4 (30.77%) .NET
4 4 (30.77%) Windows
4 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
4 4 (30.77%) Citrix
5 3 (23.08%) Cisco
5 3 (23.08%) IBM
5 3 (23.08%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (23.08%) HP
5 3 (23.08%) DNS
5 3 (23.08%) IIS
5 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
5 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
5 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
5 3 (23.08%) Release Management
5 3 (23.08%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (23.08%) Capacity Management
5 3 (23.08%) Customer Insight
5 3 (23.08%) Analytics
5 3 (23.08%) Line Management
6 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
6 2 (15.38%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (15.38%) IronPort
6 2 (15.38%) Unified Communications
6 2 (15.38%) F5
6 2 (15.38%) SolarWinds

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (23.08%) IIS
2 2 (15.38%) EPiServer
3 1 (7.69%) Apache
3 1 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
3 1 (7.69%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) Firewall
2 3 (23.08%) DNS
3 2 (15.38%) BIG-IP
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco IPT
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (15.38%) IP Telephony
3 2 (15.38%) LAN
3 2 (15.38%) MPLS
3 2 (15.38%) Unified Communications
3 2 (15.38%) VPN
3 2 (15.38%) WAN
3 2 (15.38%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (15.38%) Wireless
4 1 (7.69%) NAS
4 1 (7.69%) NetScaler
4 1 (7.69%) Network Security
4 1 (7.69%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (7.69%) SAN
4 1 (7.69%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) BusinessObjects
General
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.69%) Banking
3 1 (7.69%) German Language
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Analyst
1 5 (38.46%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Network Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Release Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Network Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Network Operations Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Network Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Wintel Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
4 1 (7.69%) IT Manager
4 1 (7.69%) IT Services Manager
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL Release Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Security Technical Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Service Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Telecoms Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
2 1 (7.69%) CSS
2 1 (7.69%) J2EE
2 1 (7.69%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
2 2 (15.38%) Clustering
2 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (7.69%) Public Cloud
3 1 (7.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Linux
2 2 (15.38%) Unix
3 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (7.69%) Solaris
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) ITIL
2 3 (23.08%) Analytics
2 3 (23.08%) Capacity Management
2 3 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (23.08%) Customer Insight
2 3 (23.08%) Line Management
2 3 (23.08%) Release Management
2 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
3 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (15.38%) Network Management
3 2 (15.38%) Project Management
3 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.69%) Change Management
4 1 (7.69%) Demand Management
4 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL V3
4 1 (7.69%) ITSM
4 1 (7.69%) Process Improvement
4 1 (7.69%) Process Management
4 1 (7.69%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) Shell Script
2 1 (7.69%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 3 (23.08%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.69%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (7.69%) SCOM
2 1 (7.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Citrix
1 4 (30.77%) VMware
2 3 (23.08%) Cisco
2 3 (23.08%) HP
2 3 (23.08%) IBM
3 2 (15.38%) Blue Coat
3 2 (15.38%) CA
3 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
3 2 (15.38%) F5
3 2 (15.38%) IronPort
3 2 (15.38%) SolarWinds
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle
4 1 (7.69%) Siebel