Period
to 21 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 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 21 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 Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 53 63 73
Rank change year-on-year +10 +10 -7
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 2 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 0.34% 0.47% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 0.55% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Sheffield median daily rate £434 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.86% +2.94% +78.95%
10th Percentile £411 £416 £413
90th Percentile £454 £449 £438
South Yorkshire median daily rate £434 £425 £438
% change year-on-year +2.06% -2.86% +94.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Sheffield median hourly rate - - -
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £22.50

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 Sheffield with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Sheffield
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 502 547 731
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 85.81% 85.74% 81.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 314 292 506
Sheffield median daily rate £413 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £213 £213 £305
90th Percentile £550 £588 £575
South Yorkshire median daily rate £410 £425 £425
% change year-on-year -3.53% - +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 8 14
Sheffield median hourly rate £15.21 £21.70 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.90% -21.08% +120.00%
10th Percentile £9.31 £10.79 £12.10
90th Percentile £25.72 £40.99 £49.25
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £16.29 £22.50
% change year-on-year -7.92% -27.60% +62.16%

Problem Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

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

Job vacancy trend for Problem Management in Sheffield

Problem Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Problem Management in Sheffield

Problem Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Problem Management in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 21 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Problem Management.

1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) JBoss
1 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) SMS
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) SSL
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) IBM HTTP Server
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Mule
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Barracuda Networks

Problem Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) IBM HTTP Server
1 1 (50.00%) JBoss
1 1 (50.00%) Mule
1 1 (50.00%) nginx
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) SMS
1 1 (50.00%) SSL
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Automation Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Security Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) WebLogic Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
1 1 (50.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Operations
1 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (50.00%) Planning and Forecasting
1 1 (50.00%) Remediation Plan
1 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Ansible
1 1 (50.00%) FortiGate
1 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Barracuda Networks
1 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) IBM