The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire 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 3 months to 25 June 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
Yorkshire / North Yorkshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 - 29
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 1 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 0.72% - 2.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.01% - 2.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £195 - £269
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £325 £313
% change year-on-year +10.76% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £11.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.69 £26.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -28.11% +15.55%  

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 North Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
North Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 99 148 173
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire 71.74% 80.87% 75.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 97 111
Median daily rate £375 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 7
Median hourly rate £12.50 £18.50 £11.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.43% +64.44%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.28 £13.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.38 £19.85 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Problem Management
Job Vacancy Trend in North Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in North Yorkshire citing Problem Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Problem Management in North Yorkshire

Problem Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Problem Management in North Yorkshire

Problem Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Problem Management in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 North Yorkshire region with a requirement for Problem Management.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) MS Access
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas
1 1 (100.00%) Unicenter
1 1 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) ISA Server
1 1 (100.00%) Netcool
1 1 (100.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management

Problem Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in North Yorkshire 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 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) Live Communications Server
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MS Access
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (100.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) ISA Server
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (100.00%) Netcool
1 1 (100.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Unicenter
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Meridio
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas
1 1 (100.00%) VMware