Period
to 23 October 2017

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 23 October 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
6 months to
23 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 87 83
Rank change year-on-year -5 -4 -23
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 3 11 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.30% 0.81% 1.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 0.92% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 3
West Sussex median daily rate £100 £445 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -77.53% +11.25% +77.78%
South East median daily rate £375 £388 £400
% change year-on-year -3.23% -3.13% +17.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £29.75 £13.70 £37.09
% change year-on-year +117.15% -63.06% +111.94%

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 888 1196 1028
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 88.18% 88.01% 87.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 537 686 692
West Sussex median daily rate £413 £406 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.60% +8.27% +7.91%
10th Percentile £257 £271 £268
90th Percentile £544 £550 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +5.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 37 24
West Sussex median hourly rate £47.50 £37.50 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.67% +130.77% +1.56%
10th Percentile £24.02 £14.70 £11.04
90th Percentile £51.00 £52.25 £50.00
South East median hourly rate £23.14 £24.03 £24.12
% change year-on-year -3.70% -0.37% +37.83%

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 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 23 October 2017. 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
Gatwick +10 2 - -
Crawley +3 1 £100 -74.19%
Problem Management
South East

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) CCNP
2 2 (66.67%) MPLS
2 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) Validation
2 2 (66.67%) Network Design
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) Statistics
2 2 (66.67%) Network Management
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Metrics
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) Service Design
3 1 (33.33%) iptables
3 1 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) BIG-IP
3 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (33.33%) Retail

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 1 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) IBM Notes
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) MPLS
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) BIG-IP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Network Specialist
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Network Design
1 2 (66.67%) Network Management
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Metrics
1 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
1 2 (66.67%) Service Design
1 2 (66.67%) Service Management
1 2 (66.67%) Statistics
1 2 (66.67%) Validation
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCNP
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (33.33%) iptables
1 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Lotus
2 1 (33.33%) NetApp
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) VMware