Period
to 21 July 2017

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 21 July 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
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 72 70
Rank change year-on-year +19 -2 -24
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 16 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 2.34% 0.73% 0.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.81% 0.96% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 7
Gloucestershire median daily rate £205 £283 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.43% -13.08% -27.78%
10th Percentile £188 £194 £188
90th Percentile £272 £372 £408
South West median daily rate £360 £320 £350
% change year-on-year +12.50% -8.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £25.00 - £29.00
South West median hourly rate £25.00 - £29.00

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 569 729 718
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 83.07% 76.26% 76.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 328 398 461
Gloucestershire median daily rate £375 £400 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% -0.12% +6.80%
10th Percentile £221 £260 £225
90th Percentile £515 £575 £510
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +0.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 44 34
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £43.50 £42.50 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.35% +4.94% +15.71%
10th Percentile £15.03 £12.30 £25.38
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.99 £45.25
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.43% +42.86%

Problem Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Problem Management in Gloucestershire

Problem Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Problem Management in Gloucestershire

Problem Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Problem Management in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Problem Management in Gloucestershire

Problem Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Problem Management in Gloucestershire

Problem Management
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 21 July 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
Gloucester +6 11 £205 -4.65%
Tewkesbury - 1 - -
Problem Management
South West

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Problem Management.

1 8 (50.00%) VMware
1 8 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (43.75%) SQL
2 7 (43.75%) Windows
3 6 (37.50%) ITIL
3 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (37.50%) DV Cleared
3 6 (37.50%) ITIL V3
3 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (31.25%) Data Centre
4 5 (31.25%) LAN
4 5 (31.25%) WAN
4 5 (31.25%) DHCP
4 5 (31.25%) DNS
4 5 (31.25%) CommVault
4 5 (31.25%) NetApp
5 4 (25.00%) Incident Management
5 4 (25.00%) Oracle
5 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
5 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
6 3 (18.75%) Change Control
6 3 (18.75%) Demand Management
6 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
6 3 (18.75%) HP
6 3 (18.75%) SharePoint
6 3 (18.75%) Windows XP
6 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange

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 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange
1 3 (18.75%) SharePoint
2 2 (12.50%) Apache
2 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (12.50%) IIS
2 2 (12.50%) Live Communications Server
2 2 (12.50%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) DHCP
1 5 (31.25%) DNS
1 5 (31.25%) LAN
1 5 (31.25%) WAN
2 2 (12.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) MS Access
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (18.75%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.25%) Military
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Wintel Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Applications Support
4 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Incident Manager
4 1 (6.25%) IT Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Problem Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Incident Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Senior IT Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Wintel Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Server Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Server Support
4 1 (6.25%) Server Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Data Centre
2 3 (18.75%) Clustering
2 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
3 2 (12.50%) Fat Client
3 2 (12.50%) Thin Client
4 1 (6.25%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Windows
2 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (18.75%) Windows XP
5 2 (12.50%) Solaris
5 2 (12.50%) Unix
6 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) ITIL
1 6 (37.50%) ITIL V3
2 4 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 3 (18.75%) Change Control
3 3 (18.75%) Demand Management
4 2 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Capacity Management
5 1 (6.25%) Change Management
5 1 (6.25%) CRM
5 1 (6.25%) Data Protection
5 1 (6.25%) Database Security
5 1 (6.25%) Escalation Management
5 1 (6.25%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Proactive Monitoring
5 1 (6.25%) Project Management
5 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
5 1 (6.25%) Service Desk Management
5 1 (6.25%) Service Management
5 1 (6.25%) Statistics
5 1 (6.25%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) Java
2 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
2 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (37.50%) DV Cleared
3 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 7 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) NetBackup
1 3 (18.75%) Netcool
1 3 (18.75%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (12.50%) Unicenter
2 2 (12.50%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) VMware
2 5 (31.25%) CommVault
2 5 (31.25%) NetApp
3 4 (25.00%) Oracle
4 3 (18.75%) Citrix
4 3 (18.75%) HP
4 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
5 2 (12.50%) EMC
5 2 (12.50%) Meridio
5 2 (12.50%) Veritas
6 1 (6.25%) McAfee