Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Chester 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 20 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
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +32
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester 1.41% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.73% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Chester median daily rate £320 - -
Cheshire median daily rate £420 £275 £500
% change year-on-year +52.73% -45.00% +56.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Chester median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate - £14.86 -

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 Chester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Chester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 173 245 284
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester 81.22% 82.77% 91.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 220 182
Chester median daily rate £375 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +3.13% +14.29%
10th Percentile £260 £237 £304
90th Percentile £502 £526 £525
Cheshire median daily rate £420 £400 £424
% change year-on-year +5.00% -5.60% +8.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 0 21
Chester median hourly rate £13.00 - £22.50
Cheshire median hourly rate £13.00 £19.63 £17.50
% change year-on-year -33.76% +12.14% -4.19%

Problem Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

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

Job vacancy trend for Problem Management in Chester

Problem Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Problem Management in Chester

Problem Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Chester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Problem Management in Chester over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Problem Management in Chester

Problem Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Problem Management in Chester

For the 6 months to 20 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 Chester region with a requirement for Problem Management.

1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) SAS
1 3 (100.00%) Tivoli
1 3 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Change Management
1 3 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Investment Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) Online Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) Coaching
3 1 (33.33%) Data Structures
3 1 (33.33%) Application Performance Monitoring

Problem Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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 (100.00%) SAS
1 3 (100.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Applications Support
2 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Applications Support Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Support Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Applications Support Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Banking Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Linux Support
3 1 (33.33%) Linux Support Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Applications Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Applications Support
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Linux Support
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Support Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Structures
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
1 1 (33.33%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Change Management
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Application Performance Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle