Period
to 22 July 2017

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 22 July 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
South East > Surrey
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 118 95 113
Rank change year-on-year -23 +18 -7
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 24 49 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.94% 1.88% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.12% 2.24% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 33 12
Surrey median daily rate £380 £415 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.43% +24.81% -11.33%
10th Percentile £305 £255 £301
90th Percentile £449 £510 £428
South East median daily rate £349 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -6.93% +7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Surrey median hourly rate - £25.00 -
South East median hourly rate £13.50 £7.88 £30.00
% change year-on-year +71.43% -73.75% +71.43%

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 Surrey with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2142 2189 2174
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 84.20% 83.84% 79.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1476 1488 1231
Surrey median daily rate £430 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £305 £264 £263
90th Percentile £575 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £420 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 110 60
Surrey median hourly rate £28.75 £32.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.54% -13.33% +45.63%
10th Percentile £14.50 £13.30 £14.10
90th Percentile £47.50 £48.75 £52.17
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -20.00% +11.11% +7.14%

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 22 July 2017.

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 22 July 2017. 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
Epsom +1 9 - -
Guildford -2 4 £260 +4.00%
Woking - 3 £500 - 1
Sunbury-on-Thames -25 2 £380 +11.76%
Camberley +10 1 £425 -2.86%
Reigate -18 1 £325 -29.73%
Problem Management
South East

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Problem Management.

1 11 (45.83%) ITIL
1 11 (45.83%) Service Delivery
1 11 (45.83%) Finance
1 11 (45.83%) Change Control
2 10 (41.67%) Veritas File System
2 10 (41.67%) NetBackup
2 10 (41.67%) Change Management
2 10 (41.67%) Solaris
2 10 (41.67%) Linux
2 10 (41.67%) Unix
2 10 (41.67%) Sun
2 10 (41.67%) Veritas
2 10 (41.67%) Red Hat
2 10 (41.67%) SAN
3 9 (37.50%) Symantec
3 9 (37.50%) Oracle
3 9 (37.50%) Service Management
3 9 (37.50%) Legal
3 9 (37.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 9 (37.50%) Enterprise Storage
3 9 (37.50%) High Availability
3 9 (37.50%) NAS
3 9 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
4 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (16.67%) Process Improvement
5 4 (16.67%) Radio Access Network
5 4 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 4 (16.67%) SLA

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 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 10 (41.67%) SAN
2 9 (37.50%) NAS
3 4 (16.67%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (4.17%) DHCP
4 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 9 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (45.83%) Finance
2 9 (37.50%) Legal
3 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.17%) Aerospace
4 1 (4.17%) Banking
4 1 (4.17%) Financial Institution
4 1 (4.17%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Administrator
1 11 (45.83%) Systems Administrator
2 9 (37.50%) Storage Administrator
2 9 (37.50%) Storage Systems Administrator
2 9 (37.50%) Unix Administrator
2 9 (37.50%) Unix Systems Administrator
3 8 (33.33%) Solaris Administrator
3 8 (33.33%) Solaris Systems Administrator
4 6 (25.00%) Problem Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Problem Management Specialist
5 2 (8.33%) Service Manager
6 1 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (4.17%) Applications Support
6 1 (4.17%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Services Delivery Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Support Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Systems Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Systems Support
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 9 (37.50%) Enterprise Storage
2 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.33%) IVR
4 1 (4.17%) Clustering
4 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.17%) LPAR
4 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.17%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (41.67%) Linux
1 10 (41.67%) Solaris
1 10 (41.67%) Unix
2 1 (4.17%) AIX
2 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (4.17%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) Change Control
1 11 (45.83%) ITIL
1 11 (45.83%) Service Delivery
2 10 (41.67%) Change Management
3 9 (37.50%) High Availability
3 9 (37.50%) Service Management
4 4 (16.67%) Process Improvement
4 4 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (12.50%) ITSM
6 2 (8.33%) Business Analysis
6 2 (8.33%) Data Analysis
6 2 (8.33%) Infographics
6 2 (8.33%) ITIL V3
6 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (8.33%) Visualisation
7 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (4.17%) Performance Management
7 1 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (4.17%) Server Monitoring
7 1 (4.17%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) Bourne shell
1 1 (4.17%) Perl
1 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
2 4 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 3 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (8.33%) Degree
5 1 (4.17%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (4.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (4.17%) MCP
5 1 (4.17%) MCSE
5 1 (4.17%) MCTS
5 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) SLA
2 2 (8.33%) PMO
System Software
1 10 (41.67%) Veritas File System
2 9 (37.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (4.17%) Samba
3 1 (4.17%) Sendmail
3 1 (4.17%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (4.17%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.17%) vSphere
3 1 (4.17%) XenApp
3 1 (4.17%) XenDesktop
3 1 (4.17%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (41.67%) NetBackup
2 1 (4.17%) Control-M
2 1 (4.17%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (4.17%) SCSM
2 1 (4.17%) Simpana
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) Red Hat
1 10 (41.67%) Sun
1 10 (41.67%) Veritas
2 9 (37.50%) Oracle
2 9 (37.50%) Symantec
3 2 (8.33%) HP
3 2 (8.33%) IBM
4 1 (4.17%) AppSense
4 1 (4.17%) Cisco
4 1 (4.17%) Citrix
4 1 (4.17%) CommVault
4 1 (4.17%) Dell
4 1 (4.17%) EMC
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.17%) VMware