Period
to 23 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 23 June 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 East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 80 84
Rank change year-on-year +6 +4 +15
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 52 49 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 2.58% 2.40% 1.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.12% 2.89% 1.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 35 24
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £215 £325 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -33.85% -20.73% +28.13%
10th Percentile £120 £208 £350
90th Percentile £550 £474 £443
South East median daily rate £330 £338 £370
% change year-on-year -2.22% -8.78% +8.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.50 - -
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £11.00 £7.88
% change year-on-year +59.09% +39.68% -73.75%

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,667 1,696 1,694
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 82.57% 83.06% 85.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 893 805 907
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - +9.22%
10th Percentile £250 £263 £263
90th Percentile £550 £550 £525
South East median daily rate £435 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +4.82% +3.75% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 47 36
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.05 £16.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.19% +14.29% -24.32%
10th Percentile £10.50 £9.00 £9.62
90th Percentile £47.50 £77.50 £43.50
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% -20.00% +13.64%

Problem Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Problem Management in Buckinghamshire

Problem Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Problem Management in Buckinghamshire

Problem Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Problem Management in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 23 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Problem Management in Buckinghamshire

Problem Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Problem Management in Buckinghamshire

Problem Management
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Problem Management within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 23 June 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -3 42 £210 -35.38% 1
Aylesbury +10 2 - -
High Wycombe -3 1 - -
Problem Management
South East

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Problem Management.

1 29 (55.77%) ITIL
2 18 (34.62%) Incident Management
3 17 (32.69%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (30.77%) Change Management
5 14 (26.92%) ITIL V3
5 14 (26.92%) Root Cause Analysis
6 13 (25.00%) Service Management
6 13 (25.00%) ITSM
7 12 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
7 12 (23.08%) Windows
8 11 (21.15%) LAN
8 11 (21.15%) Change Control
8 11 (21.15%) Trend Analysis
9 10 (19.23%) Security Cleared
9 10 (19.23%) WAN
10 9 (17.31%) SLA
10 9 (17.31%) Microsoft Office
10 9 (17.31%) Runbook
11 8 (15.38%) Data Lake
11 8 (15.38%) Relational Database
11 8 (15.38%) SDLC
11 8 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
11 8 (15.38%) SC Cleared
11 8 (15.38%) Data Mapping
11 8 (15.38%) Data Architecture
11 8 (15.38%) Hadoop
11 8 (15.38%) Apache Hive
11 8 (15.38%) NoSQL
11 8 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
11 8 (15.38%) Data Quality

Problem Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 6 (11.54%) SAS
2 4 (7.69%) MS Exchange
2 4 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 4 (7.69%) Skype for Business
3 2 (3.85%) Confluence
4 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (17.31%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (21.15%) LAN
2 10 (19.23%) WAN
3 7 (13.46%) Firewall
4 4 (7.69%) DNS
4 4 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (5.77%) TCP/IP
6 2 (3.85%) BGP
6 2 (3.85%) BIG-IP
6 2 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (3.85%) Cisco ISE
6 2 (3.85%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 2 (3.85%) ICMP
6 2 (3.85%) IPsec
6 2 (3.85%) OSPF
6 2 (3.85%) VoIP
6 2 (3.85%) VPN
6 2 (3.85%) Wireless
7 1 (1.92%) Intranet
7 1 (1.92%) MPLS
7 1 (1.92%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.38%) Apache Hive
1 8 (15.38%) Big Data
1 8 (15.38%) Data Lake
1 8 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
1 8 (15.38%) Hadoop
1 8 (15.38%) NoSQL
1 8 (15.38%) OLAP
1 8 (15.38%) Relational Database
2 6 (11.54%) Oracle OLAP
3 4 (7.69%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (3.85%) JIRA
General
1 6 (11.54%) Retail
2 3 (5.77%) Finance
3 2 (3.85%) Dutch Language
3 2 (3.85%) French Language
3 2 (3.85%) German Language
3 2 (3.85%) Italian Language
3 2 (3.85%) Spanish Language
3 2 (3.85%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.92%) Legal
4 1 (1.92%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 9 (17.31%) Analyst
2 8 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support
2 8 (15.38%) Service Manager
3 7 (13.46%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 7 (13.46%) Developer
4 5 (9.62%) Network Manager
4 5 (9.62%) Network Services Manager
4 5 (9.62%) Oracle Developer
4 5 (9.62%) Problem Analyst
5 4 (7.69%) Applications Support
5 4 (7.69%) Coordinator
5 4 (7.69%) Hadoop Developer
6 3 (5.77%) Consultant
6 3 (5.77%) Delivery Manager
6 3 (5.77%) Services Delivery Manager
6 3 (5.77%) Support Analyst
6 3 (5.77%) Support Specialist
7 2 (3.85%) Project Coordinator
7 2 (3.85%) Service Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.92%) .NET
1 1 (1.92%) .NET Framework
1 1 (1.92%) Entity Framework
1 1 (1.92%) LDAP
1 1 (1.92%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 17 (32.69%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.62%) Data Centre
2 5 (9.62%) Management Information System
2 5 (9.62%) Smartphone
3 4 (7.69%) Mainframe
3 4 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (5.77%) CMDB
5 2 (3.85%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.92%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.92%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (1.92%) iPad
6 1 (1.92%) iPhone
6 1 (1.92%) PKI
6 1 (1.92%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 12 (23.08%) Windows
2 5 (9.62%) Linux
2 5 (9.62%) Unix
3 3 (5.77%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.85%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.92%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (55.77%) ITIL
2 18 (34.62%) Incident Management
3 16 (30.77%) Change Management
4 14 (26.92%) ITIL V3
4 14 (26.92%) Root Cause Analysis
5 13 (25.00%) ITSM
5 13 (25.00%) Service Management
6 12 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
7 11 (21.15%) Change Control
7 11 (21.15%) Trend Analysis
8 9 (17.31%) Runbook
9 8 (15.38%) Analytics
9 8 (15.38%) Business Analytics
9 8 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
9 8 (15.38%) Data Architecture
9 8 (15.38%) Data Governance
9 8 (15.38%) Data Mapping
9 8 (15.38%) High Availability
9 8 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
9 8 (15.38%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.54%) PowerShell
2 2 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (19.23%) Security Cleared
2 8 (15.38%) SC Cleared
3 4 (7.69%) Degree
3 4 (7.69%) DV Cleared
4 2 (3.85%) ISEB
4 2 (3.85%) ISEB Practitioner
4 2 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.92%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.92%) MCSA
5 1 (1.92%) MCSE
5 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (17.31%) SLA
2 8 (15.38%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (1.92%) QA
System Software
1 7 (13.46%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.92%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.92%) NFS
2 1 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (7.69%) OVSD
2 2 (3.85%) SCCM
3 1 (1.92%) SCOrch
3 1 (1.92%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 7 (13.46%) Microsoft
1 7 (13.46%) Oracle
2 6 (11.54%) Ab Initio
2 6 (11.54%) HP
2 6 (11.54%) Informatica
2 6 (11.54%) Talend
3 5 (9.62%) Adobe
4 4 (7.69%) ServiceNow
5 3 (5.77%) Cisco
5 3 (5.77%) SAP
6 2 (3.85%) Citrix
6 2 (3.85%) F5
6 2 (3.85%) McAfee
6 2 (3.85%) Palo Alto
7 1 (1.92%) Apple
7 1 (1.92%) Lumension
7 1 (1.92%) MobileIron
7 1 (1.92%) NetApp
7 1 (1.92%) Symantec
7 1 (1.92%) VMware