Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 24 November 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
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 126 102 107
Rank change year-on-year -24 +5 -6
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 8 45 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.35% 1.72% 1.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 1.96% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 17 44
Leeds median daily rate £375 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +16.67% -20.00%
10th Percentile £312 £291 £259
90th Percentile £675 £573 £985
West Yorkshire median daily rate £350 £340 £300
% change year-on-year +2.94% +13.33% -20.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Leeds median hourly rate - £14.50 -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £9.50 £14.50 £21.53
% change year-on-year -34.48% -32.64% -

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 Leeds with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1944 2293 2855
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 86.17% 87.65% 87.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1390 1547 2002
Leeds median daily rate £410 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% +8.57%
10th Percentile £275 £282 £265
90th Percentile £550 £563 £550
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 36 67
Leeds median hourly rate £20.50 £13.50 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +51.85% -0.70% +0.70%
10th Percentile £13.58 £10.20 £8.61
90th Percentile £40.00 £31.13 £39.70
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year +10.34% -3.33% +3.45%

Problem Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Problem Management in Leeds

Problem Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Problem Management in Leeds

Problem Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Problem Management in Leeds over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Problem Management in Leeds

Problem Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Problem Management in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Problem Management.

1 5 (62.50%) ITIL
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) CCNP
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (37.50%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
3 3 (37.50%) CISSP
3 3 (37.50%) CCDP
3 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2
3 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 3 (37.50%) Project Management
3 3 (37.50%) CISM
3 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) Network Design
3 3 (37.50%) Data Management
3 3 (37.50%) Resource Management
3 3 (37.50%) Chartered Engineer
3 3 (37.50%) Open Source
3 3 (37.50%) SaaS
3 3 (37.50%) PaaS
3 3 (37.50%) Puppet
3 3 (37.50%) Line Management
3 3 (37.50%) SFIA
4 2 (25.00%) Terraform
4 2 (25.00%) Server Virtualisation
4 2 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (25.00%) AWS Certification

Problem Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 (25.00%) Confluence
1 2 (25.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) PaaS
1 3 (37.50%) SaaS
2 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (25.00%) IaaS
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (12.50%) LAN
1 1 (12.50%) NetScaler
1 1 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (25.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (25.00%) MySQL
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) AWS DevOps
2 2 (25.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) AWS Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL Service Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) ITSM Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Office 365 Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Service Assurance Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Service Management Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Solaris
3 1 (12.50%) Unix
3 1 (12.50%) Windows
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Data Management
2 3 (37.50%) Line Management
2 3 (37.50%) Network Design
2 3 (37.50%) Open Source
2 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2
2 3 (37.50%) Project Management
2 3 (37.50%) Resource Management
2 3 (37.50%) SFIA
3 2 (25.00%) Change Management
3 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (25.00%) DevOps
3 2 (25.00%) Kanban
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) Server Virtualisation
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
4 1 (12.50%) ITSM
4 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) CCNP
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (37.50%) CCDP
2 3 (37.50%) Chartered Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) CISM
2 3 (37.50%) CISSP
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (25.00%) AWS Certification
3 2 (25.00%) CCIE
4 1 (12.50%) CCA
4 1 (12.50%) CCAA
4 1 (12.50%) CCDA
4 1 (12.50%) CCEA
4 1 (12.50%) CCNA
4 1 (12.50%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (12.50%) MCSA
4 1 (12.50%) MCSE
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (12.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Puppet
2 2 (25.00%) SCCM
2 2 (25.00%) Terraform
3 1 (12.50%) Ansible
3 1 (12.50%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco
3 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle
5 1 (12.50%) Citrix
5 1 (12.50%) ServiceNow
5 1 (12.50%) VMware