Period
to 12 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 12 December 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
UK > Wales
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 104 89 102
Rank change year-on-year -15 +13 +8
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 5 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.29% 0.65% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.78% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 2
Wales median daily rate £300 £188 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +60.00% -31.82% +2.33%
10th Percentile £206 £120 £168
90th Percentile £390 £387 £398
UK median daily rate £411 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +9.67% - +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Wales median hourly rate - £15.00 -
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £15.00 £22.13
% change year-on-year +26.67% -32.20% -13.24%

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 Wales with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,523 1,020 1,212
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 87.43% 82.93% 85.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,051 683 858
Wales median daily rate £425 £393 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.28% -1.88% +14.29%
10th Percentile £288 £181 £212
90th Percentile £588 £550 £561
UK median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 38 50
Wales median hourly rate £15.00 £21.09 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.88% +17.17% +13.39%
10th Percentile £10.75 £13.35 £10.73
90th Percentile £37.25 £50.62 £62.65
UK median hourly rate £22.00 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -8.33% +6.67% +2.27%

Problem Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Problem Management in Wales

Problem Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Problem Management in Wales

Problem Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Problem Management in Wales over the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Problem Management in Wales

Problem Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Problem Management in Wales

Problem Management
Contract Job Locations in Wales

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 Wales region over the 6 months to 12 December 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
South Wales -20 5 £300 +20.00% 1
Problem Management
UK

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 Wales region with a requirement for Problem Management.

1 5 (100.00%) Incident Management
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) ITSM
3 3 (60.00%) ITIL V3
3 3 (60.00%) Data Quality
3 3 (60.00%) Workflow
3 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (40.00%) Service Management
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
5 1 (20.00%) Windows
5 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (20.00%) Change Management
5 1 (20.00%) SCCM
5 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (20.00%) Skype for Business
5 1 (20.00%) Lumension
5 1 (20.00%) Skype
5 1 (20.00%) BitLocker
5 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 1 (20.00%) Avaya

Problem Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Skype
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Incident Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Service Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Service Management Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Avaya Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) SCCM Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Incident Management
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
3 3 (60.00%) ITIL V3
3 3 (60.00%) ITSM
3 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (60.00%) Workflow
4 2 (40.00%) Service Management
5 1 (20.00%) Change Management
5 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Avaya
2 1 (20.00%) Lumension