Period
to 17 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Durham 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 October 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
North East > Durham
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 37 27 -
Rank change year-on-year -10 - +34
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 1 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Durham 0.43% 2.04% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 2.53% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Durham median daily rate £488 - -
North East median daily rate £475 £425 £287
% change year-on-year +11.76% +48.34% -7.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Durham median hourly rate - - -
North East median hourly rate - - £28.50

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 Durham with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Durham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 197 158 159
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Durham 85.28% 80.61% 81.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 75 71
Durham median daily rate £380 £340 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% -9.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £256 £198 £148
90th Percentile £514 £465 £534
North East median daily rate £400 £370 £345
% change year-on-year +8.11% +7.25% -13.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 7 14
Durham median hourly rate £13.50 £21.50 £14.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -37.21% +51.68% +5.00%
10th Percentile £10.65 £10.30 £8.73
90th Percentile £16.00 £49.00 £27.93
North East median hourly rate £12.00 £28.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year -57.89% +1.79% +86.67%

Problem Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Durham

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

Job vacancy trend for Problem Management in Durham

Problem Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Durham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Problem Management in Durham

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 Durham region with a requirement for Problem Management.

1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) B2B
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) Renewable Energy

Problem Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Durham 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Communications Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) IT Communications Manager
1 1 (100.00%) IT Manager
1 1 (100.00%) IT Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Network Communications Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Network Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Network Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Renewable Energy
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) B2B
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management