The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Problem Management
England / Yorkshire
Rank 113 115 106
Rank change year-on-year +2 -9  
Contract jobs citing Problem Management 14 27 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.65% 0.95% 1.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.79% 1.17% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 17 13
Median daily rate £375 £325 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% +18.18%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £225 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £462 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £362 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +3.28% +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 0
Median hourly rate £15.12 £17.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.33% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.12 £45.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year -66.39% +55.17%  

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1781 2301 2166
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 82.45% 81.05% 82.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1141 1562 1395
Median daily rate £410 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 65 62
Median hourly rate £13.00 £16.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.21% -8.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.82 £10.20 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.34 £35.00 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Problem Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 Yorkshire

Problem Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Problem Management in Yorkshire

Problem Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Problem Management in Yorkshire

Problem Management
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 March 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
West Yorkshire +4 11 £375 +15.38% 5
South Yorkshire -6 2 - - 1
Problem Management
England

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Problem Management.

1 32 (76.19%) ITIL
2 17 (40.48%) Microsoft
3 15 (35.71%) Active Directory
3 15 (35.71%) Windows
3 15 (35.71%) Finance
4 11 (26.19%) SQL
4 11 (26.19%) Incident Management
5 10 (23.81%) ITSM
5 10 (23.81%) Windows 7
6 9 (21.43%) Service Management
7 8 (19.05%) Blackberry
7 8 (19.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 8 (19.05%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (19.05%) MS Office
7 8 (19.05%) SLA
7 8 (19.05%) Windows XP
7 8 (19.05%) Legal
7 8 (19.05%) Change Control
8 7 (16.67%) iPad
8 7 (16.67%) iPhone
9 5 (11.90%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (11.90%) VMware
9 5 (11.90%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (11.90%) LAN
9 5 (11.90%) WAN
9 5 (11.90%) Cisco
9 5 (11.90%) CCIE
9 5 (11.90%) CCNP
9 5 (11.90%) CCNA
9 5 (11.90%) CCDA

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in 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 8 (19.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (9.52%) MS Exchange
3 3 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (19.05%) MS Office
2 3 (7.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.90%) Cisco Nexus
1 5 (11.90%) Internet
1 5 (11.90%) LAN
1 5 (11.90%) WAN
2 2 (4.76%) BGP
2 2 (4.76%) Telepresence
2 2 (4.76%) VPN
2 2 (4.76%) Wireless
3 1 (2.38%) Cisco ISE
3 1 (2.38%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (2.38%) Extranet
3 1 (2.38%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.90%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.76%) MongoDB
2 2 (4.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (4.76%) Gatling
2 2 (4.76%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.76%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.76%) JIRA
2 2 (4.76%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (4.76%) Robot Framework
2 2 (4.76%) Subversion
2 2 (4.76%) WebDriver
3 1 (2.38%) FitNesse
3 1 (2.38%) Selenium
General
1 15 (35.71%) Finance
2 8 (19.05%) Legal
3 1 (2.38%) Banking
3 1 (2.38%) Electronics
3 1 (2.38%) Law
3 1 (2.38%) Retail
3 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (45.24%) Analyst
2 10 (23.81%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
2 10 (23.81%) Service Analyst
2 10 (23.81%) Service Desk Analyst
3 5 (11.90%) Network Engineer
4 3 (7.14%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (7.14%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (7.14%) DBA
4 3 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (7.14%) SQL DBA
5 2 (4.76%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (4.76%) Incident Analyst
5 2 (4.76%) Incident and Problem Analyst
5 2 (4.76%) IT Analyst
5 2 (4.76%) IT Support
5 2 (4.76%) Major Incident Analyst
5 2 (4.76%) Problem Analyst
5 2 (4.76%) Senior Business Analyst
5 2 (4.76%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (4.76%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.14%) XML
2 2 (4.76%) CSS
2 2 (4.76%) HTML
2 2 (4.76%) JSON
3 1 (2.38%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.05%) Blackberry
2 7 (16.67%) iPad
2 7 (16.67%) iPhone
3 4 (9.52%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.76%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (4.76%) Virtual Team
5 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (35.71%) Windows
2 10 (23.81%) Windows 7
3 8 (19.05%) Windows XP
4 3 (7.14%) Linux
4 3 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (4.76%) Windows Server
6 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (76.19%) ITIL
2 11 (26.19%) Incident Management
3 10 (23.81%) ITSM
4 9 (21.43%) Service Management
5 8 (19.05%) Change Control
6 5 (11.90%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (11.90%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (11.90%) Service Delivery
7 4 (9.52%) ITIL V3
8 3 (7.14%) Agile Testing
8 3 (7.14%) Capacity Management
8 3 (7.14%) Change Management
8 3 (7.14%) Kanban
8 3 (7.14%) Scrum
8 3 (7.14%) Service Design
9 2 (4.76%) Automated Testing
9 2 (4.76%) Business Continuity
9 2 (4.76%) Data Analysis
9 2 (4.76%) Programme Management
9 2 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (26.19%) SQL
2 2 (4.76%) JavaScript
2 2 (4.76%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.38%) C++
3 1 (2.38%) Java
3 1 (2.38%) XPath
3 1 (2.38%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 8 (19.05%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (11.90%) CCDA
2 5 (11.90%) CCIE
2 5 (11.90%) CCNA
2 5 (11.90%) CCNP
2 5 (11.90%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (7.14%) Degree
4 3 (7.14%) MCDBA
4 3 (7.14%) MCITP
4 3 (7.14%) MCTS
4 3 (7.14%) SC Cleared
4 3 (7.14%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.38%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (19.05%) SLA
2 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 15 (35.71%) Active Directory
2 5 (11.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (7.14%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.38%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (2.38%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Nagios
1 1 (2.38%) OpenView
1 1 (2.38%) vMotion
Vendors
1 17 (40.48%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.90%) Cisco
2 5 (11.90%) VMware
3 3 (7.14%) Red Hat
4 2 (4.76%) Citrix
4 2 (4.76%) HP
4 2 (4.76%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.38%) Apple
5 1 (2.38%) Dell
5 1 (2.38%) Xerox
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