Period
to 21 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 21 July 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
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 73 86
Rank change year-on-year +23 +13 +2
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 32 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 3.00% 0.75% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.52% 0.91% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 4
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £300 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -14.29% +49.25%
East of England median daily rate £400 £300 £350
% change year-on-year +33.33% -14.29% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 4 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £15.00 £19.17 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.75% - -
East of England median hourly rate £14.75 £18.96 £25.00
% change year-on-year -22.20% -24.16% -37.50%

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 909 991 1,035
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 85.11% 82.17% 82.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 442 502 605
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £425 £375 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -9.09% +16.20%
10th Percentile £263 £200 £263
90th Percentile £575 £515 £538
East of England median daily rate £435 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +2.35% +3.03% +6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 121 69
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £17.50 £25.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.00% -33.33% +108.33%
10th Percentile £11.43 £12.25 £9.80
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.50 £48.75
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £30.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -41.67% +33.33% -

Problem Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Problem Management in Cambridgeshire

Problem Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Problem Management in Cambridgeshire

Problem Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Problem Management in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 21 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Problem Management in Cambridgeshire

Problem Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Problem Management in Cambridgeshire

Problem Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Problem Management in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 21 July 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Problem Management in Cambridgeshire

Problem Management
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 21 July 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
Peterborough +15 29 £288 -4.17% 3
Cambridge +6 3 £300 +200.00% 1
Problem Management
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Problem Management.

1 27 (84.38%) Windows
2 26 (81.25%) ITIL
2 26 (81.25%) Incident Management
3 25 (78.13%) Microsoft
4 23 (71.88%) NetApp
4 23 (71.88%) MCP
4 23 (71.88%) Microsoft Office
4 23 (71.88%) Mathematics
4 23 (71.88%) Retail
4 23 (71.88%) Service Delivery
4 23 (71.88%) Cisco
4 23 (71.88%) Problem-Solving
5 11 (34.38%) SC Cleared
5 11 (34.38%) Security Cleared
6 5 (15.63%) Sun
6 5 (15.63%) Citrix
7 4 (12.50%) Active Directory
7 4 (12.50%) MS Exchange
7 4 (12.50%) VMware
7 4 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (12.50%) Windows Server
8 3 (9.38%) Change Management
9 2 (6.25%) Firewall
9 2 (6.25%) Service Management
9 2 (6.25%) CMDB
9 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (6.25%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 2 (6.25%) VLAN
9 2 (6.25%) LAN
9 2 (6.25%) DHCP

Problem Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 4 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 23 (71.88%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) DHCP
1 2 (6.25%) DNS
1 2 (6.25%) Firewall
1 2 (6.25%) LAN
1 2 (6.25%) NetScaler
1 2 (6.25%) VLAN
1 2 (6.25%) VPN
2 1 (3.13%) HTTP
2 1 (3.13%) PABX
2 1 (3.13%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) MySQL
General
1 23 (71.88%) Retail
2 1 (3.13%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Legal
2 1 (3.13%) Local Government
2 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (78.13%) Analyst
2 23 (71.88%) Service Analyst
2 23 (71.88%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (6.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Support Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) Change and Release Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Change Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Release Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Service Desk Support
5 1 (3.13%) Service Desk Support Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) Service Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Storage Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) VMware Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) COM
2 1 (3.13%) Ajax
2 1 (3.13%) CSS
2 1 (3.13%) HTML
2 1 (3.13%) ODBC
2 1 (3.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) CMDB
2 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.13%) EMC VNX
2 1 (3.13%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.13%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (3.13%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 27 (84.38%) Windows
2 4 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 2 (6.25%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (81.25%) Incident Management
1 26 (81.25%) ITIL
2 23 (71.88%) Mathematics
2 23 (71.88%) Problem-Solving
2 23 (71.88%) Service Delivery
3 3 (9.38%) Change Management
4 2 (6.25%) Customer Engagement
4 2 (6.25%) Disk Encryption
4 2 (6.25%) Service Management
5 1 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement Process
5 1 (3.13%) Converged Infrastructure
5 1 (3.13%) Creative Thinking
5 1 (3.13%) Data Centre Operations
5 1 (3.13%) Data Security
5 1 (3.13%) Decision-Making
5 1 (3.13%) ITSM
5 1 (3.13%) Release Management
5 1 (3.13%) Security Patching
5 1 (3.13%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (71.88%) MCP
2 11 (34.38%) SC Cleared
2 11 (34.38%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.13%) Degree
3 1 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.13%) MCSA
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 4 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.25%) BitLocker
2 2 (6.25%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 2 (6.25%) Hyper-V
2 2 (6.25%) VirtualBox
2 2 (6.25%) XenApp
2 2 (6.25%) XenDesktop
2 2 (6.25%) XenServer
3 1 (3.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) Backup Exec
1 2 (6.25%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (3.13%) EMC VPLEX
Vendors
1 25 (78.13%) Microsoft
2 23 (71.88%) Cisco
2 23 (71.88%) NetApp
3 5 (15.63%) Citrix
3 5 (15.63%) Sun
4 4 (12.50%) VMware
5 2 (6.25%) Acronis
5 2 (6.25%) Kaspersky
5 2 (6.25%) McAfee
5 2 (6.25%) Oracle
5 2 (6.25%) Sophos
5 2 (6.25%) Symantec
5 2 (6.25%) Veeam
6 1 (3.13%) EMC
6 1 (3.13%) ServiceNow