The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry 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 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Problem Management
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank 37 37 36
Rank change year-on-year 0 -1  
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 5 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 1.39% 1.70% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.60% 2.04% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Median daily rate £488 £480 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.56% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £362 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +3.28% +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.12 £45.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -66.39% +100.00%  

Problem Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Coventry
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 313 294 237
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 86.94% 83.52% 75.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 196 131
Median daily rate £425 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £399
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 4 12
Median hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.26% -15.55%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £15.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.00 £35.00 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Problem Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Coventry citing Problem Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Problem Management in Coventry

Problem Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Problem Management in Coventry

Problem Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Problem Management in Coventry

Problem Management
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Problem Management.

1 5 (83.33%) Project Management
1 5 (83.33%) Manufacturing
2 4 (66.67%) Business Analysis
2 4 (66.67%) IT Strategy
3 3 (50.00%) CRM
4 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (33.33%) Programme Management
4 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (16.67%) SDLC
5 1 (16.67%) PMO
5 1 (16.67%) Marketing
5 1 (16.67%) Operations Management
5 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
5 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
5 1 (16.67%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 1 (16.67%) Automotive
5 1 (16.67%) SAP
5 1 (16.67%) Mainframe
5 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
5 1 (16.67%) HP
5 1 (16.67%) LoadRunner

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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:

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) LoadRunner
General
1 5 (83.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (16.67%) Automotive
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Senior Manager
2 3 (50.00%) IT Manager
2 3 (50.00%) Senior IT Manager
3 2 (33.33%) Sales Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Operations Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Specialist
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Test Specialist
4 1 (16.67%) Planning Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Sales Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Test Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (16.67%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Project Management
2 4 (66.67%) Business Analysis
2 4 (66.67%) IT Strategy
3 3 (50.00%) CRM
4 2 (33.33%) Programme Management
4 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (16.67%) Operations Management
5 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
5 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (16.67%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (16.67%) SDLC
5 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) HP
1 1 (16.67%) SAP