The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 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 30 April 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
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 48 -
Rank change year-on-year +7 -  
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 0.56% 0.42% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.66% 0.49% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £350 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.64% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £349 £343 £325
% change year-on-year +1.89% +5.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £27.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year -53.70% -6.89%  

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 Nottingham with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Nottingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 304 407 336
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 84.92% 84.97% 80.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 208 195
Median daily rate £390 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.23% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £531 £665 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 7
Median hourly rate £25.50 £15.13 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +68.59% +16.34%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year - +18.03%  

Problem Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottingham 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 Nottingham

Problem Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Problem Management in Nottingham

Problem Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Problem Management in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for Problem Management.

1 8 (80.00%) ITIL
2 6 (60.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 5 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 5 (50.00%) Change Management
3 5 (50.00%) Retail
3 5 (50.00%) Data Management
3 5 (50.00%) Talend Open Studio
3 5 (50.00%) Talend
4 4 (40.00%) ITSM
4 4 (40.00%) Intel
4 4 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (40.00%) Middleware
4 4 (40.00%) Service Management
4 4 (40.00%) Apigee
4 4 (40.00%) Office Automation
4 4 (40.00%) Service Design
5 3 (30.00%) Security Management
6 2 (20.00%) webMethods
6 2 (20.00%) SQL
6 2 (20.00%) Statistics
6 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
7 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (10.00%) People Management
7 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
7 1 (10.00%) SDLC
7 1 (10.00%) Time Management
7 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
7 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (10.00%) Logistics
7 1 (10.00%) Incident Management

Problem Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottingham 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 5 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Platform Manager
1 2 (20.00%) Problem Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) DBA
2 1 (10.00%) Integration Manager
2 1 (10.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (10.00%) Support Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) ITIL
2 5 (50.00%) Change Management
2 5 (50.00%) Data Management
2 5 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 4 (40.00%) ITSM
3 4 (40.00%) Office Automation
3 4 (40.00%) Service Design
3 4 (40.00%) Service Management
4 3 (30.00%) Security Management
5 2 (20.00%) Statistics
6 1 (10.00%) Database Security
6 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
6 1 (10.00%) Logistics
6 1 (10.00%) People Management
6 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
6 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
6 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (10.00%) SDLC
6 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (10.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 4 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Talend
2 4 (40.00%) Apigee
2 4 (40.00%) Intel
3 2 (20.00%) webMethods
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (10.00%) Remedy
4 1 (10.00%) ServiceNow