Period
to 18 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 18 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
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 96 87 79
Rank change year-on-year -9 -8 -4
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 12 5 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.04% 0.48% 1.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.17% 0.52% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 5
West Sussex median daily rate £433 £100 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +333.00% -77.53% +27.14%
10th Percentile £200 £100 £389
90th Percentile £459 £100 £460
South East median daily rate £350 £385 £375
% change year-on-year -9.09% +2.67% -1.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £19.00 £15.00 £17.73
% change year-on-year +26.67% -15.37% -52.21%

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 West Sussex with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,029 953 1,053
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 89.56% 90.85% 88.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 624 563 590
West Sussex median daily rate £430 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £284 £259 £263
90th Percentile £574 £555 £550
South East median daily rate £438 £425 £405
% change year-on-year +2.94% +4.94% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 48 38
West Sussex median hourly rate £49.50 £46.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.03% +32.14% +27.27%
10th Percentile £11.27 £17.50 £13.88
90th Percentile £52.93 £51.00 £50.00
South East median hourly rate £25.06 £23.14 £24.50
% change year-on-year +8.30% -5.55% -4.05%

Problem Management
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Problem Management in West Sussex

Problem Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Problem Management in West Sussex

Problem Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Problem Management in West Sussex over the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Problem Management in West Sussex

Problem Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Problem Management in West Sussex

Problem Management
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

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 West Sussex region over the 6 months to 18 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
Worthing - 3 £436 - 1
Crawley -4 2 £108 +7.50%
Gatwick -2 1 - -
Chichester - 1 - -
Problem Management
South East

For the 6 months to 18 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Problem Management.

1 10 (83.33%) Configuration Management
2 9 (75.00%) SAP
3 8 (66.67%) ABAP
3 8 (66.67%) Waterfall
3 8 (66.67%) Process Improvement
4 7 (58.33%) Test Strategy
5 6 (50.00%) Web Dynpro
5 6 (50.00%) Workflow
5 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (50.00%) JIRA
5 6 (50.00%) CRM
5 6 (50.00%) Adobe
5 6 (50.00%) SAP Portal
5 6 (50.00%) Confluence
6 5 (41.67%) SAP PSCD
6 5 (41.67%) Revenue Management
6 5 (41.67%) webMethods
7 4 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (33.33%) Data Modelling
7 4 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (25.00%) RUP
8 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
8 3 (25.00%) OO
8 3 (25.00%) Windows
8 3 (25.00%) ITIL
8 3 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
9 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (16.67%) Office 365
9 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure

Problem Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 6 (50.00%) Confluence
1 6 (50.00%) SAP Portal
2 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (8.33%) IIS
3 1 (8.33%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (8.33%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (8.33%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 5 (41.67%) SAP PSCD
2 1 (8.33%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (16.67%) Office 365
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (8.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) DHCP
1 2 (16.67%) DNS
2 1 (8.33%) Internet
2 1 (8.33%) Skype
2 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (16.67%) SAP BW
3 1 (8.33%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (8.33%) CA Gen
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Developer
2 6 (50.00%) ABAP Developer
2 6 (50.00%) SAP Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) SAP BW Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) SAP PI Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Service Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) Web Dynpro
2 2 (16.67%) SAP PI
3 1 (8.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (8.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (8.33%) Linux
3 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (8.33%) Unix
3 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Configuration Management
2 8 (66.67%) Process Improvement
2 8 (66.67%) Waterfall
3 7 (58.33%) Test Strategy
4 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (50.00%) CRM
4 6 (50.00%) Workflow
5 5 (41.67%) Revenue Management
6 4 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (33.33%) Data Modelling
7 3 (25.00%) ITIL
7 3 (25.00%) OO
7 3 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (25.00%) RUP
8 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (16.67%) ITSM
8 2 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (8.33%) Migration
9 1 (8.33%) Process Management
9 1 (8.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) ABAP
2 1 (8.33%) Java
2 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
2 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) MCP
1 2 (16.67%) MCSA
1 2 (16.67%) MCSE
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) MCITP
2 1 (8.33%) MCTS
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) SAP
2 6 (50.00%) Adobe
3 5 (41.67%) webMethods
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (8.33%) 3PAR
5 1 (8.33%) HP
5 1 (8.33%) Informatica
5 1 (8.33%) IronPort
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle
5 1 (8.33%) Pega
5 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
5 1 (8.33%) VMware