The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warrington 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 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Problem Management
Cheshire / Warrington
Rank 13 44 -
Rank change year-on-year +31 -  
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 5 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 4.81% 0.87% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.88% 1.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Median daily rate £130 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £362 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +3.28% +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.12 £45.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year -66.39% +55.17%  

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 Warrington with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Warrington
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 85 299 181
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warrington 81.73% 86.92% 90.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 179 107
Median daily rate £373 £440 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.34% -7.36%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £320 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 5
Median hourly rate £20.00 £50.00 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -60.00% +207.69%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Problem Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Warrington citing Problem Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Problem Management in Warrington

Problem Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Problem Management in Warrington

Problem Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Problem Management in Warrington

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Warrington region with a requirement for Problem Management.

1 16 (100.00%) Change Management
2 15 (93.75%) ITIL
3 12 (75.00%) Service Management
3 12 (75.00%) Incident Management
3 12 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
4 9 (56.25%) Lotus
4 9 (56.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 9 (56.25%) MS Office
4 9 (56.25%) IBM Notes
5 7 (43.75%) Trend Analysis
6 6 (37.50%) Computer Science
7 5 (31.25%) Infrastructure Management
7 5 (31.25%) MCP
8 4 (25.00%) Windows
8 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
8 4 (25.00%) Blackberry
8 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
8 4 (25.00%) DevOps
8 4 (25.00%) Open Source
9 3 (18.75%) SaaS
9 3 (18.75%) PaaS
9 3 (18.75%) IaaS
9 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (18.75%) ITSM
9 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
9 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
10 2 (12.50%) Windows XP
10 2 (12.50%) Citrix
10 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington 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 9 (56.25%) IBM Notes
2 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (56.25%) MS Office
2 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) IaaS
1 3 (18.75%) PaaS
1 3 (18.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) LAN
1 1 (6.25%) LDAP
1 1 (6.25%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Log4j
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Analyst
2 11 (68.75%) Service Analyst
2 11 (68.75%) Service Desk Analyst
3 9 (56.25%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Open Source Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) JAX-RPC
1 1 (6.25%) REST
1 1 (6.25%) SOAP
1 1 (6.25%) Web Services
1 1 (6.25%) WSDL
1 1 (6.25%) XML
1 1 (6.25%) XSL
1 1 (6.25%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (37.50%) Computer Science
3 4 (25.00%) Blackberry
4 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
5 2 (12.50%) iPhone
5 2 (12.50%) User Experience
6 1 (6.25%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
2 2 (12.50%) Windows 8
2 2 (12.50%) Windows XP
3 1 (6.25%) Android
3 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
3 1 (6.25%) Linux
3 1 (6.25%) Unix
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Phone
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Change Management
2 15 (93.75%) ITIL
3 12 (75.00%) Incident Management
3 12 (75.00%) Service Management
4 7 (43.75%) Trend Analysis
5 5 (31.25%) Infrastructure Management
6 4 (25.00%) DevOps
6 4 (25.00%) Open Source
7 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (18.75%) ITSM
7 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
8 2 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (12.50%) Change Control
8 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
8 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
9 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
9 1 (6.25%) Data Management
9 1 (6.25%) Resource Management
9 1 (6.25%) SFIA
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) MCP
2 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (56.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (6.25%) AirWatch
2 1 (6.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Lotus
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Citrix