Period
to 18 October 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 October 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 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 90 87 88
Rank change year-on-year -3 +1 -3
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 10 3 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.90% 0.30% 0.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.00% 0.34% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 5
West Sussex median daily rate £436 £100 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +335.50% -77.53% +11.25%
10th Percentile £264 £100 £389
90th Percentile £456 £100 £460
South East median daily rate £335 £375 £384
% change year-on-year -10.67% -2.34% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £19.50 £29.75 £10.79
% change year-on-year -34.45% +175.78% -70.92%

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 1,002 895 1,225
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 90.35% 89.50% 89.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 603 546 709
West Sussex median daily rate £425 £413 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +0.61% +9.33%
10th Percentile £300 £253 £263
90th Percentile £563 £544 £550
South East median daily rate £435 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 40 38
West Sussex median hourly rate £50.25 £47.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.79% +26.67% +134.38%
10th Percentile £25.38 £23.12 £14.25
90th Percentile £53.75 £51.00 £52.25
South East median hourly rate £27.00 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% - -2.17%

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 October 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 October 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 - 5 £436 - 2
Crawley +10 1 £108 +7.50% 1
Problem Management
South East

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 9 (90.00%) SAP
1 9 (90.00%) Configuration Management
1 9 (90.00%) Process Improvement
2 8 (80.00%) Test Strategy
2 8 (80.00%) Waterfall
2 8 (80.00%) ABAP
3 7 (70.00%) CRM
3 7 (70.00%) Workflow
3 7 (70.00%) Web Dynpro
3 7 (70.00%) Adobe
3 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (70.00%) SAP PSCD
3 7 (70.00%) Revenue Management
3 7 (70.00%) SAP Portal
3 7 (70.00%) JIRA
3 7 (70.00%) webMethods
3 7 (70.00%) Confluence
4 6 (60.00%) Data Modelling
4 6 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (60.00%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (50.00%) OO
5 5 (50.00%) RUP
6 4 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
7 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (10.00%) SAP PI
7 1 (10.00%) Pega
7 1 (10.00%) CA Gen
7 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
7 1 (10.00%) Informatica
7 1 (10.00%) SAP BW

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 7 (70.00%) Confluence
1 7 (70.00%) SAP Portal
Business Applications
1 7 (70.00%) SAP PSCD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (10.00%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) JIRA
2 1 (10.00%) CA Gen
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 7 (70.00%) ABAP Developer
3 6 (60.00%) SAP Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) SAP BW Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) SAP PI Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Service Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) Web Dynpro
2 1 (10.00%) J2EE
2 1 (10.00%) SAP PI
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Unix
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Configuration Management
1 9 (90.00%) Process Improvement
2 8 (80.00%) Test Strategy
2 8 (80.00%) Waterfall
3 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (70.00%) CRM
3 7 (70.00%) Revenue Management
3 7 (70.00%) Workflow
4 6 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (60.00%) Data Modelling
5 5 (50.00%) OO
5 5 (50.00%) RUP
6 4 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
7 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (10.00%) ITIL
7 1 (10.00%) ITSM
7 1 (10.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) ABAP
2 1 (10.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) SAP
2 7 (70.00%) Adobe
2 7 (70.00%) webMethods
3 1 (10.00%) Informatica
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) Pega