Period
to 23 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 23 October 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 East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 92 79 95
Rank change year-on-year -13 +16 +3
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 4 25 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.33% 2.06% 1.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 2.42% 1.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 23 12
Oxfordshire median daily rate £325 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.33% -6.25% -11.11%
South East median daily rate £350 £375 £388
% change year-on-year -6.67% -3.23% -3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £19.00 £29.75 £13.70
% change year-on-year -36.13% +117.15% -63.06%

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,080 1,033 1,093
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 87.88% 85.23% 87.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 791 813 787
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £300 £296 £250
90th Percentile £600 £588 £538
South East median daily rate £435 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 20 36
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £22.93 £22.75 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.79% +28.17% -19.32%
10th Percentile £13.75 £11.92 £13.65
90th Percentile £49.50 £77.50 £45.88
South East median hourly rate £27.00 £22.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +22.73% -2.22% -4.26%

Problem Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Problem Management in Oxfordshire

Problem Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Problem Management in Oxfordshire

Problem Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Problem Management in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Problem Management in Oxfordshire

Problem Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Problem Management in Oxfordshire

Problem Management
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 23 October 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
Oxford 0 4 £325 -6.47%
Bicester - 1 £163 -
Problem Management
South East

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Problem Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Problem Management.

1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Apple
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) DHCP
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) Application Packaging
2 3 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (75.00%) SCCM
2 3 (75.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (75.00%) Mac OS
2 3 (75.00%) Migration
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (75.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (75.00%) Office 365
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Intune
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (75.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 10
2 3 (75.00%) Remote Desktop
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) GDPR
2 3 (75.00%) Runbook
3 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange

Problem Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (75.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) DHCP
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
1 3 (75.00%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Amazon RDS
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Applications Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365 Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Server Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
2 1 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory Support
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (25.00%) Help Desk Support
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support
2 1 (25.00%) Server Support
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Apple iOS
1 3 (75.00%) Mac OS
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows 10
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Application Packaging
1 3 (75.00%) Data Protection
1 3 (75.00%) Migration
1 3 (75.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 3 (75.00%) Runbook
1 3 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) GDPR
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Intune
1 3 (75.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Apple