Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 19 January 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 > Surrey
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 110 96 117
Rank change year-on-year -14 +21 0
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 33 25 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.20% 1.24% 1.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.43% 1.51% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 7 18
Surrey median daily rate £450 £378 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.21% -11.18% +21.43%
10th Percentile £335 £362 £104
90th Percentile £462 £488 £451
South East median daily rate £375 £365 £375
% change year-on-year +2.81% -2.73% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Surrey median hourly rate - - £21.00
South East median hourly rate £14.50 £13.70 £37.09
% change year-on-year +5.84% -63.06% +151.46%

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 Surrey with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,300 1,657 2,082
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 83.33% 82.40% 80.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,637 1,054 1,327
Surrey median daily rate £463 £425 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.82% +1.67% +11.47%
10th Percentile £300 £217 £290
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
South East median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 89 71
Surrey median hourly rate £41.85 £27.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +55.00% -32.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.23 £14.25
90th Percentile £50.05 £42.50 £60.98
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £24.09 £30.00
% change year-on-year +3.78% -19.70% +62.16%

Problem Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Problem Management in Surrey

Problem Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Problem Management in Surrey

Problem Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Problem Management in Surrey over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Problem Management in Surrey

Problem Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Problem Management in Surrey

Problem Management
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 6 months to 19 January 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
Sunbury-on-Thames -19 7 £460 -
Staines -8 6 £363 -2.68%
Epsom -13 4 - - 1
Woking - 2 £210 -
Camberley - 1 £450 -
Problem Management
South East

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Problem Management.

1 11 (33.33%) Service Management
1 11 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 11 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 9 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 8 (24.24%) Incident Management
3 8 (24.24%) Firewall
3 8 (24.24%) Finance
3 8 (24.24%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (24.24%) Change Management
3 8 (24.24%) ITIL
4 7 (21.21%) Windows
4 7 (21.21%) SAS
4 7 (21.21%) SLA
4 7 (21.21%) Cisco
4 7 (21.21%) Virtual Team
4 7 (21.21%) Contract Management
5 6 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (18.18%) Solaris
5 6 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
5 6 (18.18%) Juniper
5 6 (18.18%) Red Hat
5 6 (18.18%) Release Management
6 5 (15.15%) Identity Management
6 5 (15.15%) Active Directory
6 5 (15.15%) IIS
6 5 (15.15%) Unix
6 5 (15.15%) Linux
6 5 (15.15%) Capacity Management
7 4 (12.12%) Performance Tuning

Problem Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 7 (21.21%) SAS
2 5 (15.15%) IIS
3 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (6.06%) MS Exchange
3 2 (6.06%) Skype for Business
4 1 (3.03%) JBoss
4 1 (3.03%) WildFly
Applications
1 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (6.06%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.06%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.06%) Office 365
3 1 (3.03%) IaaS
3 1 (3.03%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (24.24%) Firewall
2 4 (12.12%) NAS
2 4 (12.12%) SAN
3 2 (6.06%) BGP
3 2 (6.06%) BIG-IP
3 2 (6.06%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (6.06%) Cisco Wireless
3 2 (6.06%) DNS
3 2 (6.06%) EIGRP
3 2 (6.06%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (6.06%) IP Telephony
3 2 (6.06%) IPsec
3 2 (6.06%) MPLS
3 2 (6.06%) NX-OS
3 2 (6.06%) Skype
3 2 (6.06%) SSH
3 2 (6.06%) TCP/IP
3 2 (6.06%) VPN
3 2 (6.06%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (6.06%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (6.06%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 2 (6.06%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (24.24%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (27.27%) Administrator
1 9 (27.27%) Service Manager
2 6 (18.18%) Analyst
3 5 (15.15%) Data Administrator
4 4 (12.12%) Delivery Manager
4 4 (12.12%) Desktop Manager
4 4 (12.12%) Desktop Support
4 4 (12.12%) SAS Administrator
4 4 (12.12%) Services Delivery Manager
5 3 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (9.09%) Incident Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (9.09%) Technical Support
5 3 (9.09%) Unix Administrator
5 3 (9.09%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.06%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) IT Support Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Storage Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) Middleware
1 1 (3.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Virtual Team
2 6 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (9.09%) Management Information System
4 2 (6.06%) Digital Signage
4 2 (6.06%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (6.06%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (6.06%) Public Cloud
5 1 (3.03%) Client/Server
5 1 (3.03%) LPAR
5 1 (3.03%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.21%) Windows
2 6 (18.18%) Solaris
3 5 (15.15%) Linux
3 5 (15.15%) Unix
4 2 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (6.06%) Ubuntu
4 2 (6.06%) Windows 7
4 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.03%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 11 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 11 (33.33%) Service Management
2 8 (24.24%) Change Management
2 8 (24.24%) Incident Management
2 8 (24.24%) ITIL
2 8 (24.24%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (21.21%) Contract Management
4 6 (18.18%) Release Management
5 5 (15.15%) Capacity Management
5 5 (15.15%) Identity Management
6 4 (12.12%) Configuration Management
6 4 (12.12%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (12.12%) Visualisation
7 3 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (6.06%) ETL
8 2 (6.06%) Multi-Factor Authentication
8 2 (6.06%) Performance Analysis
8 2 (6.06%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (6.06%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.09%) Perl
2 2 (6.06%) SQL
3 1 (3.03%) Java
3 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) SC Cleared
1 4 (12.12%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.06%) CCNP
2 2 (6.06%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.21%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (15.15%) Active Directory
2 4 (12.12%) ProxySG
2 4 (12.12%) Sendmail
3 3 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (6.06%) NFS
4 2 (6.06%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (6.06%) Veritas File System
4 2 (6.06%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (3.03%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) AirWatch
1 2 (6.06%) Ansible
1 2 (6.06%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (6.06%) Nagios
1 2 (6.06%) NetBackup
1 2 (6.06%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (6.06%) Puppet
1 2 (6.06%) SnapMirror
1 2 (6.06%) SnapVault
1 2 (6.06%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 1 (3.03%) Control-M
Vendors
1 9 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 7 (21.21%) Cisco
3 6 (18.18%) Juniper
3 6 (18.18%) Red Hat
4 4 (12.12%) Blue Coat
4 4 (12.12%) McAfee
4 4 (12.12%) Palo Alto
4 4 (12.12%) Proofpoint
5 3 (9.09%) Oracle
6 2 (6.06%) Avaya
6 2 (6.06%) Bloomberg
6 2 (6.06%) Brocade
6 2 (6.06%) F5
6 2 (6.06%) Ivanti
6 2 (6.06%) NetApp
6 2 (6.06%) Riverbed
6 2 (6.06%) ServiceNow
6 2 (6.06%) Sun
6 2 (6.06%) Veritas
6 2 (6.06%) VMware