The first table below looks at the demand for Fault Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Fault Management over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Berkshire region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fault Management
Rank 118 90 94
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +4
Contract jobs citing Fault Management 4 29 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.16% 1.20% 1.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 1.75% 2.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 14 6
Average daily rate
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£173 £100 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+72.50% -62.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £151 £93 £166
10% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £100 £288
UK excluding London average daily rate £263 £100 £258
% change year-on-year
+162.50% -61.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+9.67% -22.50%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1783 1659 2067
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 72.83% 68.81% 65.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 836 730 800
Average daily rate £375 £400 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 29 54
Average hourly rate £18.04 £30.50 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.86% -16.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £14.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.60 £37.50 £49.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.90% +3.33%
Fault Management
South East

Fault Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Fault Management across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Fault Management Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Fault Management
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Fault Management across the Berkshire region.

Fault Management Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Fault Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Fault Management across the Berkshire region.

Fault Management Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Fault Management
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Fault Management within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell +10 2 £173 -
Reading - - - - 1
Fault Management
South East

Fault Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Fault Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Fault Management.

1 56 (81.16%) Configuration Management
2 54 (78.26%) Change Management
3 45 (65.22%) Telecoms
4 36 (52.17%) Problem Management
4 36 (52.17%) Performance Management
5 34 (49.28%) Juniper
6 32 (46.38%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
7 27 (39.13%) DNS
8 26 (37.68%) SS7
9 22 (31.88%) Cisco
9 22 (31.88%) GGSN
9 22 (31.88%) SGSN
9 22 (31.88%) Velocent
10 20 (28.99%) LDAP
10 20 (28.99%) L2TP
10 20 (28.99%) Front Office
11 19 (27.54%) MGW
12 18 (26.09%) Ethernet
13 16 (23.19%) MPLS
14 13 (18.84%) Security Cleared
15 12 (17.39%) Huawei
16 11 (15.94%) 4G
17 10 (14.49%) Cisco Nexus
18 9 (13.04%) WAP
19 8 (11.59%) VMS
19 8 (11.59%) TCP/IP
19 8 (11.59%) INAP
20 7 (10.14%) Firewall
20 7 (10.14%) CheckPoint
21 6 (8.70%) SC Cleared

Fault Management
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Fault Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Fault Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (1.45%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 27 (39.13%) DNS
2 26 (37.68%) SS7
3 22 (31.88%) GGSN
3 22 (31.88%) SGSN
4 20 (28.99%) L2TP
4 20 (28.99%) LDAP
5 19 (27.54%) MGW
6 18 (26.09%) Ethernet
7 16 (23.19%) MPLS
8 11 (15.94%) 4G
9 10 (14.49%) Cisco Nexus
10 8 (11.59%) INAP
10 8 (11.59%) TCP/IP
11 7 (10.14%) Firewall
12 5 (7.25%) SDH
13 3 (4.35%) ATM
13 3 (4.35%) DWDM
13 3 (4.35%) BGP
13 3 (4.35%) SIGTRAN
14 2 (2.90%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.45%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (4.35%) MSI
General
1 45 (65.22%) Telecoms
2 20 (28.99%) Front Office
3 4 (5.80%) Advertising
4 2 (2.90%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 42 (60.87%) NOC Engineer
2 11 (15.94%) Network Support
3 7 (10.14%) Network Engineer
4 5 (7.25%) Analyst
5 4 (5.80%) Business Analyst
5 4 (5.80%) Senior Business Analyst
5 4 (5.80%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (5.80%) IP Engineer
5 4 (5.80%) Telecoms Business Analyst
6 2 (2.90%) CS Core Engineer
6 2 (2.90%) Security Engineer
7 1 (1.45%) Network Designer
7 1 (1.45%) Network Security Engineer
7 1 (1.45%) Switch Engineer
7 1 (1.45%) Core Network Engineer
7 1 (1.45%) Data Network Engineer
7 1 (1.45%) Designer
7 1 (1.45%) Transmission Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.04%) WAP
2 1 (1.45%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.45%) Management Information System
1 1 (1.45%) Smart Meter
1 1 (1.45%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.59%) VMS
2 3 (4.35%) Windows
2 3 (4.35%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.45%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (81.16%) Configuration Management
2 54 (78.26%) Change Management
3 36 (52.17%) Performance Management
3 36 (52.17%) Problem Management
4 4 (5.80%) Business Analysis
5 3 (4.35%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (2.90%) Network Management
6 2 (2.90%) Logistics
6 2 (2.90%) Project Management
7 1 (1.45%) Network Design
7 1 (1.45%) ITIL
7 1 (1.45%) Incident Management
7 1 (1.45%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (1.45%) Release Management
Qualifications
1 13 (18.84%) Security Cleared
2 6 (8.70%) SC Cleared
3 5 (7.25%) CCNA
3 5 (7.25%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (7.25%) CCNP
4 4 (5.80%) CCIP
4 4 (5.80%) Degree
5 1 (1.45%) CCSP
5 1 (1.45%) CCSA
5 1 (1.45%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.90%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (4.35%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.45%) Netcool
2 1 (1.45%) OpenView
Vendors
1 34 (49.28%) Juniper
2 32 (46.38%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 22 (31.88%) Cisco
3 22 (31.88%) Velocent
4 12 (17.39%) Huawei
5 7 (10.14%) CheckPoint
6 5 (7.25%) Remedy
6 5 (7.25%) Nortel
7 3 (4.35%) IBM
7 3 (4.35%) Microsoft
7 3 (4.35%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 2 (2.90%) Cramer
9 1 (1.45%) Amdocs
9 1 (1.45%) Ericsson
9 1 (1.45%) Crossbeam
9 1 (1.45%) F5
9 1 (1.45%) HP
9 1 (1.45%) Radware
9 1 (1.45%) BT