Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 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 17 January 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 Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 59 54 80
Rank change year-on-year -5 +26 -15
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 4 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 0.62% 0.36% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.71% 0.43% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 5
Cardiff median daily rate £228 £275 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.27% +4.76% -16.67%
10th Percentile £127 £168 £250
90th Percentile £326 £398 £288
South Wales median daily rate £228 £425 £263
% change year-on-year -46.47% +61.90% -16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cardiff median hourly rate - - -
South Wales median hourly rate - - -

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 Cardiff with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cardiff
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 560 462 723
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 86.69% 82.94% 84.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 382 370 589
Cardiff median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% -
10th Percentile £188 £175 £225
90th Percentile £488 £525 £475
South Wales median daily rate £393 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -1.88% +14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 21 14
Cardiff median hourly rate £16.25 £15.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.84% +14.81% -5.26%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.75 £10.49
90th Percentile £21.20 £40.00 £21.05
South Wales median hourly rate £36.25 £18.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year +101.39% +12.50% +10.34%

Problem Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

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

Job vacancy trend for Problem Management in Cardiff

Problem Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Problem Management in Cardiff

Problem Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Problem Management in Cardiff over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Problem Management in Cardiff

Problem Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Problem Management in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Problem Management.

1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) DHCP
1 3 (75.00%) Change Management
1 3 (75.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (75.00%) iptables
2 2 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) Proactive Management
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (50.00%) BIG-IP
2 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) NetApp
2 2 (50.00%) Lotus
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) MySQL
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) IIS
2 2 (50.00%) IBM Notes
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (50.00%) Apache
2 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) DNS

Problem Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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 2 (50.00%) Apache
1 2 (50.00%) IBM Notes
1 2 (50.00%) IIS
1 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (25.00%) JCAPS
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) BIG-IP
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Deskside Support
1 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Support
1 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) CentOS
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Change Management
1 3 (75.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Proactive Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (25.00%) Perl
1 1 (25.00%) Python
1 1 (25.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) iptables
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) NFS
3 1 (25.00%) Postfix
3 1 (25.00%) Sendmail
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Lotus
1 2 (50.00%) NetApp
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Fiorano
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds