The first table below looks at the demand for Fault Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Fault Management over the 3 months to 25 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 England 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fault Management
Rank 550 492 481
Rank change year-on-year
-58 -11
Contract jobs citing Fault Management 20 50 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.041% 0.11% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.054% 0.15% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 16 15
Average daily rate
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£325 £100 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+225.00% -63.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £90 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £158 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £263 £100 £280
% change year-on-year
+162.50% -64.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 - £19.00
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
36754 34094 37574
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.45% 73.30% 71.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 23188 21156 22089
Average daily rate £407 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1082 994 1361
Average hourly rate £24.00 £31.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.58% -3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Fault Management
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Fault Management
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Fault Management Jobs Demand Trend in England

Fault Management
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Fault Management Daily Rate Trend in England

Fault Management
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Fault Management across the England region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Fault Management Daily Rate Histogram in England

Fault Management
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Fault Management Hourly Rate Trend in England

Fault Management
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 3 months to 25 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
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East -32 8 £333 +232.50% 1
Yorkshire +8 3 £263 +96.26% 2
West Midlands -12 3 £175 -
London +3 2 £448 +171.21% 1
East of England - - - -
North West - - - - 1
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Fault Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 62 (58.49%) Configuration Management
2 54 (50.94%) Change Management
3 52 (49.06%) Telecoms
4 45 (42.45%) Performance Management
5 44 (41.51%) Problem Management
6 33 (31.13%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
7 29 (27.36%) Juniper
8 24 (22.64%) DNS
8 24 (22.64%) SS7
9 21 (19.81%) Front Office
10 20 (18.87%) Cisco
10 20 (18.87%) Velocent
10 20 (18.87%) GGSN
10 20 (18.87%) SGSN
11 18 (16.98%) L2TP
11 18 (16.98%) LDAP
12 17 (16.04%) MGW
13 15 (14.15%) Security Cleared
13 15 (14.15%) 3G
13 15 (14.15%) SLA
14 14 (13.21%) MS Office
14 14 (13.21%) Ethernet
14 14 (13.21%) 2G
15 13 (12.26%) TCP/IP
16 12 (11.32%) MPLS
17 10 (9.43%) Citrix
17 10 (9.43%) ITIL
17 10 (9.43%) SC Cleared
17 10 (9.43%) 4G
18 9 (8.49%) Huawei

Fault Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (4.72%) OpenStack
2 4 (3.77%) Confluence
2 4 (3.77%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.94%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 14 (13.21%) MS Office
2 5 (4.72%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.94%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.94%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.94%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (22.64%) DNS
1 24 (22.64%) SS7
2 20 (18.87%) GGSN
2 20 (18.87%) SGSN
3 18 (16.98%) L2TP
3 18 (16.98%) LDAP
4 17 (16.04%) MGW
5 15 (14.15%) 3G
6 14 (13.21%) 2G
6 14 (13.21%) Ethernet
7 13 (12.26%) TCP/IP
8 12 (11.32%) MPLS
9 10 (9.43%) 4G
10 9 (8.49%) VPN
11 8 (7.55%) Firewall
11 8 (7.55%) LTE
12 7 (6.60%) INAP
12 7 (6.60%) Cisco Nexus
12 7 (6.60%) WAN
13 6 (5.66%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.77%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (3.77%) NoSQL
2 2 (1.89%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.89%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (0.94%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.94%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (3.77%) JIRA
1 4 (3.77%) Git (software)
1 4 (3.77%) Jenkins
2 3 (2.83%) MSI
3 1 (0.94%) TestDirector
General
1 52 (49.06%) Telecoms
2 21 (19.81%) Front Office
3 4 (3.77%) Advertising
4 2 (1.89%) Electronics
5 1 (0.94%) Finance
5 1 (0.94%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 40 (37.74%) NOC Engineer
2 17 (16.04%) Analyst
3 13 (12.26%) Network Support
4 7 (6.60%) Incident Manager
4 7 (6.60%) Support Analyst
4 7 (6.60%) Business Analyst
5 5 (4.72%) Network Engineer
5 5 (4.72%) Senior Business Analyst
5 5 (4.72%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (3.77%) Telecoms Business Analyst
7 3 (2.83%) Radio Engineer
7 3 (2.83%) IP Engineer
7 3 (2.83%) Help Desk Administrator
7 3 (2.83%) Network Analyst
7 3 (2.83%) Help Desk Support
7 3 (2.83%) Administrator
7 3 (2.83%) Test Manager
7 3 (2.83%) Coordinator
8 2 (1.89%) Network Support Analyst
8 2 (1.89%) CS Core Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.55%) WAP
2 4 (3.77%) RESTful
3 1 (0.94%) XML
3 1 (0.94%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.60%) Management Information System
2 5 (4.72%) Mobile App
3 1 (0.94%) Blackberry
3 1 (0.94%) GIS
3 1 (0.94%) iPhone
3 1 (0.94%) Smart Meter
3 1 (0.94%) Open Source
3 1 (0.94%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.49%) Windows
2 7 (6.60%) VMS
3 5 (4.72%) Ubuntu
3 5 (4.72%) Linux
3 5 (4.72%) Windows XP
4 2 (1.89%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.94%) UNIX
5 1 (0.94%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (58.49%) Configuration Management
2 54 (50.94%) Change Management
3 45 (42.45%) Performance Management
4 44 (41.51%) Problem Management
5 10 (9.43%) ITIL
6 8 (7.55%) Incident Management
7 7 (6.60%) Service Management
8 6 (5.66%) Business Analysis
9 5 (4.72%) Release Management
9 5 (4.72%) SOA
9 5 (4.72%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (4.72%) Integration Testing
9 5 (4.72%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (4.72%) DevOps
10 4 (3.77%) Test Management
10 4 (3.77%) Network Management
10 4 (3.77%) Performance Monitoring
10 4 (3.77%) Workflow
10 4 (3.77%) Network Planning
11 3 (2.83%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.77%) Java
2 1 (0.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (14.15%) Security Cleared
2 10 (9.43%) SC Cleared
3 7 (6.60%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (5.66%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (5.66%) Degree
5 5 (4.72%) CCNA
6 4 (3.77%) CCNP
7 3 (2.83%) CCIP
7 3 (2.83%) CCSP
7 3 (2.83%) CCSA
7 3 (2.83%) CCSE
8 1 (0.94%) HND
8 1 (0.94%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.94%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (14.15%) SLA
2 2 (1.89%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.72%) Active Directory
1 5 (4.72%) Hyper-V
1 5 (4.72%) KVM
2 2 (1.89%) XenApp
2 2 (1.89%) ProxySG
2 2 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (4.72%) Nagios
1 5 (4.72%) Ganglia
1 5 (4.72%) Puppet
2 4 (3.77%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (3.77%) NSN NetAct
3 3 (2.83%) Tivoli
4 2 (1.89%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (1.89%) WSUS
4 2 (1.89%) SCCM
5 1 (0.94%) Netcool
5 1 (0.94%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.94%) OpenView
Vendors
1 33 (31.13%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 29 (27.36%) Juniper
3 20 (18.87%) Cisco
3 20 (18.87%) Velocent
4 10 (9.43%) Citrix
5 9 (8.49%) Huawei
6 8 (7.55%) Microsoft
7 7 (6.60%) CheckPoint
8 5 (4.72%) Remedy
9 4 (3.77%) Mapinfo
9 4 (3.77%) HP
9 4 (3.77%) Nortel
9 4 (3.77%) Atlassian
10 3 (2.83%) IBM
10 3 (2.83%) Ericsson
11 2 (1.89%) Cramer
11 2 (1.89%) VMware
11 2 (1.89%) Alcatel-Lucent
11 2 (1.89%) CA
11 2 (1.89%) Blue Coat