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 3 months to 28 May 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
South East / West Sussex
3 months to
28 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 80 50
Rank change year-on-year +29 -30  
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 4 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.80% 0.52% 2.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.90% 0.57% 2.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 8
Median daily rate £300 £350 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.28% +27.27%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £350 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £350 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £300
% change year-on-year +3.84% +8.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £26.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year -33.96% +1.92%  

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 West Sussex with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 443 702 493
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 88.42% 91.29% 85.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 289 440 328
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £308 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.12% +3.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 9
Median hourly rate £50.00 £43.00 £44.95
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.27% -4.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.50 £19.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £51.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33%  

Problem Management
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex 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 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 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 3 months to 28 May 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
Crawley - 3 £300 -
Worthing +30 1 - -
Problem Management
South East

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Problem Management.

1 6 (75.00%) RUP
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (75.00%) Waterfall
2 5 (62.50%) ITIL
3 3 (37.50%) OO
3 3 (37.50%) SSADM
3 3 (37.50%) ABAP
3 3 (37.50%) CRM
3 3 (37.50%) Data Modelling
3 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (37.50%) SLA
3 3 (37.50%) Adobe
3 3 (37.50%) webMethods
3 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
3 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
3 3 (37.50%) Web Dynpro
3 3 (37.50%) JIRA
3 3 (37.50%) Process Improvement
3 3 (37.50%) Test Strategy
3 3 (37.50%) SAP PSCD
3 3 (37.50%) Revenue Management
3 3 (37.50%) SAP Portal
3 3 (37.50%) Confluence
3 3 (37.50%) Workflow
3 3 (37.50%) SAP
4 2 (25.00%) Proactive Monitoring
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) Software Deployment
4 2 (25.00%) ServiceNow
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint

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 3 (37.50%) Confluence
1 3 (37.50%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) SAP PSCD
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) JIRA
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) ABAP Developer
1 3 (37.50%) Applications Manager
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
1 3 (37.50%) SAP Developer
1 3 (37.50%) Service Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Incident and Problem Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Incident Manager
2 1 (12.50%) IT Manager
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL Manager
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL Service Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Major Incident Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Problem Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (75.00%) RUP
1 6 (75.00%) Waterfall
2 5 (62.50%) ITIL
3 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
3 3 (37.50%) CRM
3 3 (37.50%) Data Modelling
3 3 (37.50%) OO
3 3 (37.50%) Process Improvement
3 3 (37.50%) Revenue Management
3 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
3 3 (37.50%) SSADM
3 3 (37.50%) Test Strategy
3 3 (37.50%) Workflow
4 2 (25.00%) Proactive Monitoring
4 2 (25.00%) Software Deployment
5 1 (12.50%) Internal Audit
5 1 (12.50%) Release Management
5 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Adobe
1 3 (37.50%) SAP
1 3 (37.50%) webMethods
2 2 (25.00%) ServiceNow