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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Fault Management over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fault Management
Rank 566 569 519
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -50
Contract jobs citing Fault Management 55 43 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.087% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.11% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 20 18
Median daily rate £305 £126 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+141.58% -65.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £123 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £410 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £225 £130 £335
% change year-on-year
+73.07% -61.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £33.50
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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
40513 39097 37433
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.14% 79.31% 78.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 27151 25186 24001
Median daily rate £450 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 905 1113 1137
Median hourly rate £27.50 £28.69 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.14% -0.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.83 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

Fault Management
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Fault Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 May 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Fault Management within the England region over the 3 months to 26 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
South East 0 29 £220 -40.13%
West Midlands +4 13 £325 - 1
London -9 5 £320 - 1
North West - 3 £310 -
Yorkshire 0 2 £130 +6.12%
South West - 2 - -
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Fault Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Fault 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 England region with a requirement for Fault Management.

1 39 (36.11%) Configuration Management
2 38 (35.19%) Back Office
2 38 (35.19%) SLA
3 35 (32.41%) Functional Testing
4 32 (29.63%) Capacity Management
5 30 (27.78%) Network Design
6 29 (26.85%) Telecoms
7 28 (25.93%) Validation
7 28 (25.93%) Statistics
8 25 (23.15%) Front Office
9 20 (18.52%) Problem Management
10 19 (17.59%) People Management
10 19 (17.59%) MS Office
11 17 (15.74%) Change Management
11 17 (15.74%) Incident Management
12 15 (13.89%) Huawei
13 14 (12.96%) Cisco
14 13 (12.04%) Windows
15 12 (11.11%) Degree
16 11 (10.19%) Security Cleared
16 11 (10.19%) Performance Management
16 11 (10.19%) Windows 7
16 11 (10.19%) ATM
16 11 (10.19%) Migration
17 10 (9.26%) Finance
17 10 (9.26%) ITIL
17 10 (9.26%) Cisco Certification
17 10 (9.26%) Radio Access Network
17 10 (9.26%) Continuous Improvement
18 9 (8.33%) SC Cleared

Fault Management
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 (7.41%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.78%) SAS
Applications
1 19 (17.59%) MS Office
2 9 (8.33%) MS Excel
3 5 (4.63%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.85%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.19%) ATM
2 10 (9.26%) Radio Access Network
3 9 (8.33%) DNS
4 8 (7.41%) Internet
5 6 (5.56%) Diameter Protocol
5 6 (5.56%) Firewall
5 6 (5.56%) TCP/IP
5 6 (5.56%) VoIP
6 5 (4.63%) GSM
6 5 (4.63%) LTE
6 5 (4.63%) SMTP
6 5 (4.63%) SNMP
6 5 (4.63%) UMTS
7 4 (3.70%) 3G
7 4 (3.70%) DHCP
7 4 (3.70%) Ethernet
7 4 (3.70%) LAN
7 4 (3.70%) LDAP
7 4 (3.70%) NAS
7 4 (3.70%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.48%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (6.48%) MS Access
1 7 (6.48%) Relational Database
1 7 (6.48%) SQL Server
General
1 38 (35.19%) Back Office
2 29 (26.85%) Telecoms
3 25 (23.15%) Front Office
4 10 (9.26%) Finance
5 2 (1.85%) German Language
6 1 (0.93%) Billing
Job Titles
1 22 (20.37%) Analyst
2 21 (19.44%) Support Engineer
3 9 (8.33%) Support Analyst
4 8 (7.41%) 1st Line Support
4 8 (7.41%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 7 (6.48%) Back Office Engineer
5 7 (6.48%) Business Analyst
5 7 (6.48%) Network Engineer
6 6 (5.56%) Service Analyst
6 6 (5.56%) Service Desk Analyst
6 6 (5.56%) Telecoms Manager
7 5 (4.63%) Fault Management Manager
7 5 (4.63%) Juniper Engineer
8 4 (3.70%) Administrator
8 4 (3.70%) Cisco Engineer
8 4 (3.70%) Consultant
8 4 (3.70%) Incident Manager
8 4 (3.70%) OSS Architect
8 4 (3.70%) Packet Switch Engineer
8 4 (3.70%) Switch Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.70%) jQuery
2 1 (0.93%) WAP
2 1 (0.93%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (25.93%) Statistics
2 9 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.70%) Data Centre
3 4 (3.70%) EMC VMAX
3 4 (3.70%) EMC VNX
4 3 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.78%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.93%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.93%) Internet of Things
5 1 (0.93%) iPhone
5 1 (0.93%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 13 (12.04%) Windows
2 11 (10.19%) Windows 7
3 5 (4.63%) Unix
4 4 (3.70%) Linux
4 4 (3.70%) Mac OS X
4 4 (3.70%) Windows 8
4 4 (3.70%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.93%) Android
5 1 (0.93%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (36.11%) Configuration Management
2 35 (32.41%) Functional Testing
3 32 (29.63%) Capacity Management
4 30 (27.78%) Network Design
5 28 (25.93%) Validation
6 20 (18.52%) Problem Management
7 19 (17.59%) People Management
8 17 (15.74%) Change Management
8 17 (15.74%) Incident Management
9 11 (10.19%) Migration
9 11 (10.19%) Performance Management
10 10 (9.26%) Continuous Improvement
10 10 (9.26%) ITIL
11 8 (7.41%) Benchmarking
11 8 (7.41%) Business Development
11 8 (7.41%) CRM
11 8 (7.41%) Data Analysis
11 8 (7.41%) Escalation Management
12 7 (6.48%) Network Architecture
12 7 (6.48%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (7.41%) SQL
2 4 (3.70%) JavaScript
2 4 (3.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (11.11%) Degree
2 11 (10.19%) Security Cleared
3 10 (9.26%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (8.33%) SC Cleared
5 6 (5.56%) CCNA
6 5 (4.63%) CCNP
7 4 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.85%) CCIE
8 2 (1.85%) MCSE
8 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.93%) CCSA
9 1 (0.93%) CCSE
9 1 (0.93%) HNC
9 1 (0.93%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (35.19%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (3.70%) Active Directory
1 4 (3.70%) NFS
1 4 (3.70%) vCloud
1 4 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.93%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (5.56%) Amdocs OSS
2 4 (3.70%) Casper Suite
2 4 (3.70%) EMC VPLEX
3 3 (2.78%) Netcool
3 3 (2.78%) NSN NetAct
4 1 (0.93%) OpenView
4 1 (0.93%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (13.89%) Huawei
2 14 (12.96%) Cisco
3 8 (7.41%) Nokia Networks
4 7 (6.48%) Citrix
4 7 (6.48%) Ericsson
4 7 (6.48%) Juniper
4 7 (6.48%) Microsoft
5 6 (5.56%) Cramer
5 6 (5.56%) Nortel
6 5 (4.63%) EMC
6 5 (4.63%) Remedy
7 4 (3.70%) CheckPoint
7 4 (3.70%) Ciena
7 4 (3.70%) Dell
7 4 (3.70%) Dell KACE
7 4 (3.70%) Isilon
7 4 (3.70%) Tellabs
7 4 (3.70%) Veeam
7 4 (3.70%) VMware
8 3 (2.78%) HP