The table below looks at the statistics 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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fault Management
Rank 562 533 527
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -6
Contract jobs citing Fault Management 46 45 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.097% 0.096% 0.093%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.12% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 22 7
Average daily rate £375 £313 £210
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +48.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £130 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £448 £291
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £329 £210
% change year-on-year
+21.67% +56.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £153.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £153.75
Fault Management
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
38464 36543 34805
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 81.46% 77.80% 77.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 25533 23649 21506
Average daily rate £430 £425 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1098 988 1090
Average hourly rate £37.50 £26.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.23% -5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.72 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £45.50 £52.32
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -12 19 £488 +41.30% 5
London +9 15 £288 +69.11% 1
West Midlands -10 6 £400 +110.52% 1
North West - 1 £130 - 1
East of England - 1 £300 -
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Fault Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 31 (33.70%) Back Office
2 29 (31.52%) Configuration Management
3 27 (29.35%) SLA
4 25 (27.17%) Functional Testing
5 24 (26.09%) Validation
5 24 (26.09%) Statistics
6 23 (25.00%) Telecoms
7 22 (23.91%) Huawei
7 22 (23.91%) Capacity Management
8 21 (22.83%) Front Office
8 21 (22.83%) Network Design
9 18 (19.57%) Cisco
9 18 (19.57%) Windows
10 17 (18.48%) MS Office
11 16 (17.39%) VoIP
11 16 (17.39%) Windows 7
11 16 (17.39%) Degree
12 14 (15.22%) Radio Access Network
12 14 (15.22%) DNS
12 14 (15.22%) 3G
13 13 (14.13%) ATM
13 13 (14.13%) Incident Management
14 12 (13.04%) Problem Management
15 11 (11.96%) 4G
15 11 (11.96%) Security Cleared
15 11 (11.96%) LTE
15 11 (11.96%) Data Warehouse
15 11 (11.96%) MS Excel
15 11 (11.96%) Microsoft
15 11 (11.96%) Finance

Fault Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 7 (7.61%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.17%) JBoss
3 1 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.09%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.09%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 17 (18.48%) MS Office
2 11 (11.96%) MS Excel
3 8 (8.70%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (5.43%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.09%) Minerva
1 1 (1.09%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.35%) Office 365
2 1 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (17.39%) VoIP
2 14 (15.22%) 3G
2 14 (15.22%) DNS
2 14 (15.22%) Radio Access Network
3 13 (14.13%) ATM
4 11 (11.96%) 4G
4 11 (11.96%) LTE
4 11 (11.96%) Wi-Fi
5 9 (9.78%) 2G
5 9 (9.78%) Diameter Protocol
5 9 (9.78%) Wireless
6 8 (8.70%) Internet
6 8 (8.70%) LAN
6 8 (8.70%) Network Security
7 7 (7.61%) DHCP
7 7 (7.61%) Firewall
7 7 (7.61%) SMTP
7 7 (7.61%) SNMP
7 7 (7.61%) TCP/IP
7 7 (7.61%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.96%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (7.61%) MS Access
2 7 (7.61%) Relational Database
2 7 (7.61%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.26%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.09%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.09%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (2.17%) JIRA
1 2 (2.17%) JUnit
1 2 (2.17%) Selenium
1 2 (2.17%) SoapUI
2 1 (1.09%) MSI
2 1 (1.09%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (1.09%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 31 (33.70%) Back Office
2 23 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 21 (22.83%) Front Office
4 11 (11.96%) Finance
5 3 (3.26%) Billing
6 2 (2.17%) German Language
7 1 (1.09%) Legal
7 1 (1.09%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 23 (25.00%) Analyst
2 18 (19.57%) Back Office Engineer
3 13 (14.13%) Support Engineer
4 9 (9.78%) Service Analyst
5 8 (8.70%) Business Analyst
5 8 (8.70%) Network Engineer
5 8 (8.70%) RAN Engineer
5 8 (8.70%) Service Desk Analyst
6 5 (5.43%) Architect
6 5 (5.43%) OSS Architect
6 5 (5.43%) Support Analyst
7 4 (4.35%) 1st Line Support
7 4 (4.35%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 4 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (4.35%) Administrator
7 4 (4.35%) Senior Network Engineer
7 4 (4.35%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (3.26%) Digital Analyst
8 3 (3.26%) Digital Business Analyst
8 3 (3.26%) VMWare Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.35%) jQuery
2 3 (3.26%) Web Services
2 3 (3.26%) XML
2 3 (3.26%) XMPP
3 2 (2.17%) HTML
3 2 (2.17%) JSON
3 2 (2.17%) REST
3 2 (2.17%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (26.09%) Statistics
2 7 (7.61%) Data Centre
2 7 (7.61%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.35%) EMC VMAX
3 4 (4.35%) EMC VNX
4 2 (2.17%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.17%) Driving Licence
4 2 (2.17%) iPhone
4 2 (2.17%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.09%) Frameworx
5 1 (1.09%) iPad
5 1 (1.09%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 18 (19.57%) Windows
2 16 (17.39%) Windows 7
3 9 (9.78%) Unix
4 6 (6.52%) Linux
5 4 (4.35%) Mac OS X
5 4 (4.35%) Windows 8
5 4 (4.35%) Windows Server
6 2 (2.17%) Android
7 1 (1.09%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (31.52%) Configuration Management
2 25 (27.17%) Functional Testing
3 24 (26.09%) Validation
4 22 (23.91%) Capacity Management
5 21 (22.83%) Network Design
6 13 (14.13%) Incident Management
7 12 (13.04%) Problem Management
8 10 (10.87%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (10.87%) Change Management
8 10 (10.87%) Migration
8 10 (10.87%) People Management
8 10 (10.87%) System Integration Testing
9 9 (9.78%) Performance Management
9 9 (9.78%) UML
10 8 (8.70%) Data Migration
10 8 (8.70%) Test Scripting
10 8 (8.70%) Use Case
10 8 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
10 8 (8.70%) User Stories
10 8 (8.70%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 10 (10.87%) SQL
2 6 (6.52%) JavaScript
3 5 (5.43%) PowerShell
4 4 (4.35%) Java
5 1 (1.09%) Perl
Qualifications
1 16 (17.39%) Degree
2 11 (11.96%) Security Cleared
3 10 (10.87%) SC Cleared
4 8 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (5.43%) CCIE
5 5 (5.43%) CCNP
6 4 (4.35%) HNC
7 3 (3.26%) CCNA
8 2 (2.17%) ISTQB
9 1 (1.09%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (1.09%) MCSE
9 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (1.09%) PMI Certification
9 1 (1.09%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (29.35%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (6.52%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.35%) NFS
3 4 (4.35%) vCloud
4 2 (2.17%) vSphere
5 1 (1.09%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.09%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.09%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (4.35%) Casper Suite
1 4 (4.35%) EMC VPLEX
2 2 (2.17%) SCCM
3 1 (1.09%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.09%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.09%) Netcool
3 1 (1.09%) Netcool/OMNIbus
3 1 (1.09%) NSN NetAct
3 1 (1.09%) OpenView
3 1 (1.09%) OPNET
3 1 (1.09%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 22 (23.91%) Huawei
2 18 (19.57%) Cisco
3 11 (11.96%) Microsoft
4 10 (10.87%) Citrix
4 10 (10.87%) Ericsson
4 10 (10.87%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 10 (10.87%) Nortel
5 7 (7.61%) Cramer
5 7 (7.61%) Palo Alto
6 5 (5.43%) VMware
7 4 (4.35%) Avaya
7 4 (4.35%) Dell
7 4 (4.35%) Dell KACE
7 4 (4.35%) EMC
7 4 (4.35%) Isilon
7 4 (4.35%) Nokia
7 4 (4.35%) Veeam
8 3 (3.26%) Siemens
9 2 (2.17%) Ciena
9 2 (2.17%) Remedy