Period
to 22 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 22 October 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
22 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 108 123 112
Rank change year-on-year +15 -11 -2
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 39 26 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.26% 0.80% 0.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.51% 0.98% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 19 13
East Midlands median daily rate £338 £160 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +110.94% -36.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £306 £130 £120
90th Percentile £388 £498 £400
England median daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
East Midlands median hourly rate - - £33.75
England median hourly rate £17.38 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -30.50% +11.11% +21.62%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2585 2659 2509
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 83.68% 81.97% 78.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1632 1722 1559
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +2.04%
10th Percentile £250 £260 £225
90th Percentile £550 £575 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 60 87
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.25 £14.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.93% -15.15% +3.13%
10th Percentile £9.48 £8.73 £11.00
90th Percentile £52.50 £42.58 £40.00
England median hourly rate £25.00 £24.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% +15.79%

Problem Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Problem Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Problem Management in the East Midlands

Problem Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Problem Management in the East Midlands

Problem Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Problem Management in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 22 October 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Problem Management in the East Midlands

Problem Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Problem Management in the East Midlands

Problem Management
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 6 months to 22 October 2017. 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
Leicestershire -6 15 £328 +104.69%
Nottinghamshire +14 14 £338 +3.85% 1
Northamptonshire +11 6 £375 -16.67%
Derbyshire -14 1 - - 1
Problem Management
England

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Problem Management.

1 21 (53.85%) Service Management
2 17 (43.59%) Incident Management
3 16 (41.03%) ITIL
4 13 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (28.21%) Finance
6 9 (23.08%) Change Management
6 9 (23.08%) Active Directory
7 8 (20.51%) Microsoft
7 8 (20.51%) Relational Database
7 8 (20.51%) Root Cause Analysis
8 7 (17.95%) PowerShell
8 7 (17.95%) SQL Server
9 6 (15.38%) .NET
9 6 (15.38%) LDAP
9 6 (15.38%) Management Information System
9 6 (15.38%) MVC
9 6 (15.38%) .NET Framework
9 6 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (15.38%) Entity Framework
9 6 (15.38%) REST
9 6 (15.38%) SCOrch
9 6 (15.38%) Web Application Development
9 6 (15.38%) Runbook
10 5 (12.82%) Algorithms
10 5 (12.82%) Performance Management
10 5 (12.82%) Identity Management
10 5 (12.82%) CRM
11 4 (10.26%) PeopleSoft
11 4 (10.26%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (10.26%) Manufacturing

Problem Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (5.13%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.56%) CMS
2 1 (2.56%) CoreMedia CMS
2 1 (2.56%) Liferay
Business Applications
1 3 (7.69%) PeopleSoft CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.56%) IaaS
2 1 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.38%) LDAP
2 2 (5.13%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.51%) Relational Database
2 7 (17.95%) SQL Server
3 6 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 11 (28.21%) Finance
2 4 (10.26%) Manufacturing
3 3 (7.69%) Electronics
3 3 (7.69%) Marketing
3 3 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (38.46%) Analyst
2 8 (20.51%) Applications Support
2 8 (20.51%) Applications Support Analyst
2 8 (20.51%) Support Analyst
3 7 (17.95%) Service Manager
4 5 (12.82%) Business Analyst
4 5 (12.82%) Business IT Analyst
4 5 (12.82%) IT Analyst
4 5 (12.82%) IT Business Analyst
4 5 (12.82%) Project Analyst
4 5 (12.82%) Transformation Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) Quality Manager
6 2 (5.13%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (5.13%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Azure Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Consultant
6 2 (5.13%) Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) ITIL Service Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.38%) .NET
1 6 (15.38%) .NET Framework
1 6 (15.38%) Entity Framework
1 6 (15.38%) REST
2 1 (2.56%) Hibernate
2 1 (2.56%) J2EE
2 1 (2.56%) JDBC
2 1 (2.56%) JSP
2 1 (2.56%) Servlets
2 1 (2.56%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 13 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (15.38%) Management Information System
3 5 (12.82%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.69%) Windows
1 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (2.56%) Linux
2 1 (2.56%) Unix
2 1 (2.56%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.56%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (53.85%) Service Management
2 17 (43.59%) Incident Management
3 16 (41.03%) ITIL
4 9 (23.08%) Change Management
5 8 (20.51%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (15.38%) MVC
6 6 (15.38%) Runbook
6 6 (15.38%) Web Application Development
7 5 (12.82%) CRM
7 5 (12.82%) Identity Management
7 5 (12.82%) Performance Management
8 4 (10.26%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
9 3 (7.69%) ITSM
9 3 (7.69%) Programme Management
9 3 (7.69%) Service Delivery
10 2 (5.13%) E-Commerce
10 2 (5.13%) Project Management
10 2 (5.13%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.95%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.56%) Java
2 1 (2.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (23.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (15.38%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 8 (20.51%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.26%) PeopleSoft
3 3 (7.69%) SAP
4 2 (5.13%) hybris
5 1 (2.56%) Dell
5 1 (2.56%) Oracle
5 1 (2.56%) Remedy
5 1 (2.56%) ServiceNow