Period
to 20 January 2018

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 20 January 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
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 45 71 75
Rank change year-on-year +26 +4 -16
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 11 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.79% 0.85% 0.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.20% 1.05% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 3
Gloucestershire median daily rate £183 £260 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -29.81% -25.71% +16.18%
10th Percentile £176 £111 £310
90th Percentile £433 £441 £440
South West median daily rate £449 £240 £230
% change year-on-year +86.98% +4.35% -34.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - £25.00 -
South West median hourly rate - £18.50 -

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 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 499 665 785
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 81.01% 80.70% 78.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 425 441
Gloucestershire median daily rate £415 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £261 £213 £236
90th Percentile £563 £563 £505
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -1.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 67 54
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -35.29% +8.97%
10th Percentile £10.50 £12.00 £20.13
90th Percentile £46.00 £47.50 £50.00
South West median hourly rate £31.00 £36.75 £39.25
% change year-on-year -15.65% -6.37% +37.72%

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 20 January 2018.

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 20 January 2018. 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 +3 6 £354 -23.10%
Problem Management
South West

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 10 (90.91%) Security Cleared
2 9 (81.82%) SQL
2 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
3 8 (72.73%) Incident Management
4 7 (63.64%) SC Cleared
5 6 (54.55%) DV Cleared
6 5 (45.45%) SharePoint
7 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
7 4 (36.36%) Mentoring
8 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
8 3 (27.27%) DHCP
8 3 (27.27%) DNS
8 3 (27.27%) ITIL
8 3 (27.27%) Windows
9 2 (18.18%) Solaris
9 2 (18.18%) Unix
9 2 (18.18%) IIS
9 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
9 2 (18.18%) VMware
9 2 (18.18%) Live Communications Server
9 2 (18.18%) Change Control
9 2 (18.18%) Demand Management
9 2 (18.18%) Skype for Business
9 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
10 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (9.09%) Puppet
10 1 (9.09%) ITIL V3
10 1 (9.09%) Coaching

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 5 (45.45%) SharePoint
2 2 (18.18%) IIS
2 2 (18.18%) Live Communications Server
2 2 (18.18%) Skype for Business
3 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) DHCP
1 3 (27.27%) DNS
2 1 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Applications Support
2 3 (27.27%) Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) SharePoint Support
4 1 (9.09%) Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Lead DevOps
4 1 (9.09%) Server Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Server Support
4 1 (9.09%) Server Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) SharePoint Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Support
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
1 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
2 2 (18.18%) Solaris
2 2 (18.18%) Unix
2 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Incident Management
2 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
2 4 (36.36%) Mentoring
3 3 (27.27%) ITIL
4 2 (18.18%) Change Control
4 2 (18.18%) Demand Management
5 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (9.09%) Capacity Management
5 1 (9.09%) Coaching
5 1 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (9.09%) Continuous Deployment
5 1 (9.09%) DevOps
5 1 (9.09%) ITIL V3
5 1 (9.09%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Scrum
5 1 (9.09%) Security Management
5 1 (9.09%) Service Management
5 1 (9.09%) TDD
5 1 (9.09%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (90.91%) Security Cleared
2 7 (63.64%) SC Cleared
3 6 (54.55%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (9.09%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) Remedy