The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 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 28 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.

Problem Management
West Midlands / Warwickshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 - 33
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 4 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 1.21% - 1.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.49% - 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Median daily rate £444 - £125
90% offered a daily rate of more than £409 - £124
10% offered a daily rate of more than £479 - £335
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year - +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £30.22
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 Warwickshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Warwickshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 268 275 255
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 80.97% 77.68% 71.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 157 126
Median daily rate £400 £400 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +21.21%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 11 45
Median hourly rate £25.00 £19.61 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.48% -34.63%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.81 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.74 £20.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -6.49% +27.48%  

Problem Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Warwickshire 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 Warwickshire

Problem Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Problem Management in Warwickshire

Problem Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Problem Management in Warwickshire

Problem Management
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

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 Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwick - 1 - -
Problem Management
West Midlands

Problem Management
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for Problem Management.

1 6 (75.00%) ITIL
2 5 (62.50%) Incident Management
2 5 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (50.00%) Escalation Management
3 4 (50.00%) IBM
3 4 (50.00%) HP
3 4 (50.00%) Dell
3 4 (50.00%) SAN
3 4 (50.00%) Change Management
4 3 (37.50%) Migration
4 3 (37.50%) Electronics
4 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
4 3 (37.50%) EMC
4 3 (37.50%) Windows
4 3 (37.50%) Linux
4 3 (37.50%) Degree
4 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
4 3 (37.50%) Network Security
4 3 (37.50%) VMware
4 3 (37.50%) Customer Requirements
4 3 (37.50%) SLA
5 2 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (25.00%) Technical Analysis
5 2 (25.00%) VMware ESX
5 2 (25.00%) CLARiiON
5 2 (25.00%) Marketing
5 2 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
5 2 (25.00%) Brocade
5 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V

Problem Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwickshire 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 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) SAN
2 3 (37.50%) Network Security
3 1 (12.50%) Internet
General
1 3 (37.50%) Electronics
1 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
2 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Architect
1 4 (50.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Business Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Business Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Incident and Problem Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Incident Manager
2 1 (12.50%) IT Manager
2 1 (12.50%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Major Incident Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Operations Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Problem Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Sales Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Service Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Storage Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Wintel Architect
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
3 2 (25.00%) CLARiiON
3 2 (25.00%) Symmetrix DMX
4 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
4 1 (12.50%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Android
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) ITIL
2 5 (62.50%) Incident Management
3 4 (50.00%) Change Management
3 4 (50.00%) Escalation Management
4 3 (37.50%) Customer Requirements
4 3 (37.50%) Migration
5 2 (25.00%) CRM
5 2 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
5 2 (25.00%) Product Management
5 2 (25.00%) Service Management
5 2 (25.00%) Technical Analysis
5 2 (25.00%) Trend Analysis
5 2 (25.00%) Workflow
6 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (12.50%) IT Strategy
6 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
6 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (12.50%) Project Management
6 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) SLA
2 1 (12.50%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (25.00%) SRDF
1 2 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
1 2 (25.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Dell
1 4 (50.00%) HP
1 4 (50.00%) IBM
2 3 (37.50%) EMC
2 3 (37.50%) VMware
3 2 (25.00%) 3PAR
3 2 (25.00%) Brocade
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) NetApp
4 1 (12.50%) Apple
4 1 (12.50%) Citrix
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle
4 1 (12.50%) ServiceNow
4 1 (12.50%) Veritas