The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 24 June 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
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 83 102
Rank change year-on-year -11 +19  
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 6 40 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.43% 1.95% 1.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.49% 2.22% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 17 13
Median daily rate £425 £400 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +45.45%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £260 £157
10% offered a daily rate of more than £549 £707 £383
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £325 £313
% change year-on-year +10.76% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £9.50 £20.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -52.50% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.69 £26.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -28.11% +15.55%  

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1223 1799 1809
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 86.74% 87.67% 85.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 829 1240 1282
Median daily rate £403 £425 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.29% +19.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £315 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 18 33
Median hourly rate £10.89 £14.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.93% -58.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.79 £10.20 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.02 £170.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Problem Management
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire

Problem Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Problem Management in West Yorkshire

Problem Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Problem Management in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Problem Management in West Yorkshire

Problem Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Problem Management in West Yorkshire

Problem Management
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
Leeds -11 3 £425 -19.04% 1
Problem Management
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Problem Management.

1 12 (70.59%) ITIL
2 6 (35.29%) Service Delivery
2 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
3 5 (29.41%) SLA
3 5 (29.41%) Finance
4 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (23.53%) JIRA
4 4 (23.53%) Windows
4 4 (23.53%) SQL
4 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (23.53%) Service Management
4 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
4 4 (23.53%) Dell
4 4 (23.53%) Change Control
5 3 (17.65%) Open Source
5 3 (17.65%) MongoDB
5 3 (17.65%) Windows Server
5 3 (17.65%) HP
5 3 (17.65%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (17.65%) Internet
5 3 (17.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (17.65%) MySQL
5 3 (17.65%) Kanban
5 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
5 3 (17.65%) Scrum
6 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
6 2 (11.76%) Wyse
6 2 (11.76%) DameWare
6 2 (11.76%) Business Continuity
6 2 (11.76%) Programme Management

Problem Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 (17.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.88%) CMS
3 1 (5.88%) Confluence
3 1 (5.88%) OpenStack
3 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.88%) IaaS
1 1 (5.88%) PaaS
1 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) Internet
2 2 (11.76%) Intranet
2 2 (11.76%) Telepresence
3 1 (5.88%) BGP
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco ISE
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (5.88%) DMZ
3 1 (5.88%) Extranet
3 1 (5.88%) Firewall
3 1 (5.88%) LAN
3 1 (5.88%) LDAP
3 1 (5.88%) VLAN
3 1 (5.88%) VPN
3 1 (5.88%) WAN
3 1 (5.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) MongoDB
1 3 (17.65%) MySQL
2 1 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) JIRA
2 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
3 2 (11.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (11.76%) Gatling
3 2 (11.76%) Jenkins
3 2 (11.76%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (11.76%) Subversion
3 2 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (11.76%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Electronics
2 1 (5.88%) Law
2 1 (5.88%) Legal
2 1 (5.88%) Retail
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) Incident Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) Incident and Problem Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) IT Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) Major Incident Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) Performance Tester
2 2 (11.76%) Problem Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) Service Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) Systems Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) Technical Specialist
2 2 (11.76%) Tester
3 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) AWS DevOps
3 1 (5.88%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Information Systems Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Junior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) CSS
1 2 (11.76%) HTML
1 2 (11.76%) JSON
1 2 (11.76%) XML
2 1 (5.88%) Middleware
2 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Client/Server
1 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
1 2 (11.76%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.88%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Windows Server
3 2 (11.76%) Linux
3 2 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (11.76%) Windows 2000
3 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
3 2 (11.76%) Windows 8
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.88%) AIX
4 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
4 1 (5.88%) CentOS
4 1 (5.88%) Solaris
4 1 (5.88%) SUSE
4 1 (5.88%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) ITIL
2 6 (35.29%) Service Delivery
3 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (23.53%) Change Control
3 4 (23.53%) Service Management
4 3 (17.65%) Kanban
4 3 (17.65%) Open Source
4 3 (17.65%) Scrum
5 2 (11.76%) Business Continuity
5 2 (11.76%) Change Management
5 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
5 2 (11.76%) Data Analysis
5 2 (11.76%) Incident Management
5 2 (11.76%) ITIL V3
5 2 (11.76%) Network Management
5 2 (11.76%) Performance Testing
5 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
5 2 (11.76%) Project Management
5 2 (11.76%) Test Automation
5 2 (11.76%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
2 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (11.76%) CCNP
2 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.88%) AWS Certification
3 1 (5.88%) CCDA
3 1 (5.88%) CCDP
3 1 (5.88%) CCIE
3 1 (5.88%) CCNA
3 1 (5.88%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) CISM
3 1 (5.88%) CISSP
3 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (29.41%) SLA
2 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.88%) PCI DSS
2 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.76%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.88%) KVM
3 1 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) DameWare
1 2 (11.76%) SCCM
2 1 (5.88%) NetBackup
2 1 (5.88%) Puppet
2 1 (5.88%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 4 (23.53%) Dell
3 3 (17.65%) HP
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco
4 2 (11.76%) LANDesk
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle
4 2 (11.76%) Red Hat
4 2 (11.76%) Wyse
5 1 (5.88%) Apple
5 1 (5.88%) Hitachi
5 1 (5.88%) IBM
5 1 (5.88%) NetApp
5 1 (5.88%) ServiceNow
5 1 (5.88%) Sun
5 1 (5.88%) Veritas
5 1 (5.88%) Xerox
Elland, Yorkshire
Mercator IT Solutions
Rate: £Market
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