Period
to 3 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 3 August 2020 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 West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
3 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 39 67 61
Rank change year-on-year +28 -6 -6
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 2 13 5
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.72% 1.55% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.87% 1.79% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 1
Median daily rate £550 £500 £195
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +156.41% -4.88%
South West median daily rate £550 £330 £308
% change year-on-year +66.67% +7.32% +13.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
South West median hourly rate £22.00 £16.57 -
% change year-on-year +32.81% - -

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 230 728 529
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 82.73% 86.56% 88.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 401 277
Median daily rate £500 £450 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +12.36% +6.80%
10th Percentile £219 £300 £263
90th Percentile £650 £575 £553
South West median daily rate £475 £450 £413
% change year-on-year +5.56% +8.96% +4.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 118 60
Median hourly rate £27.50 £46.25 £43.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.54% +6.32% -
10th Percentile £16.79 £14.94 £17.06
90th Percentile £52.88 £55.00 £50.93
Median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -17.65% +6.25% -

Problem Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

Job postings citing Problem Management as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire.

Job vacancy trend for Problem Management in Gloucestershire

Problem Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Problem Management in Gloucestershire.

Daily rate trend for Problem Management in Gloucestershire

Problem Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Problem Management in Gloucestershire.

Hourly rate trend for Problem Management in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 3 August 2020, 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Problem Management.

1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) IPsec
1 2 (100.00%) Legal
1 2 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) PKI
1 2 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Release Management
1 2 (100.00%) Atlassian
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
1 2 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) V-Model

Problem Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 (100.00%) Confluence
1 2 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) IPsec
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data
1 2 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Robot Framework
1 2 (100.00%) TestRail
General
1 2 (100.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) CentOS
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (100.00%) Programme Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Release Management
1 2 (100.00%) SIEM
1 2 (100.00%) Software Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) User Stories
1 2 (100.00%) V-Model
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Atlassian
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat