The table below looks at the statistics for Fault Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Fault Management over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fault Management
Rank 396 394 404
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +10
Contract jobs citing Fault Management 15 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.071% 0.053% 0.014%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.085% 0.066% 0.017%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 0
Average daily rate £288 £170 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+69.11% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £345 £210
% change year-on-year
+15.94% +64.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £153.75
Fault Management
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
17610 16725 17372
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 83.27% 80.29% 80.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 12571 11968 11925
Average daily rate £475 £450 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 222 195 238
Average hourly rate £22.50 £21.50 £23.67
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% -9.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £14.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £49.00 £77.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Fault Management
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Fault Management Jobs Demand Trend in London

Fault Management
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Fault Management Daily Rate Trend in London

Fault Management
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Fault Management across the London region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Fault Management Daily Rate Histogram in London

Fault Management
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Fault Management Hourly Rate Trend in London

Fault Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 17 (68.00%) Configuration Management
2 14 (56.00%) Back Office
3 13 (52.00%) Validation
3 13 (52.00%) Front Office
3 13 (52.00%) Network Design
3 13 (52.00%) Statistics
3 13 (52.00%) Capacity Management
3 13 (52.00%) Functional Testing
4 10 (40.00%) People Management
5 7 (28.00%) Degree
6 6 (24.00%) Problem Management
6 6 (24.00%) DNS
6 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (24.00%) JavaScript
6 6 (24.00%) Unix
6 6 (24.00%) DHCP
7 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
7 5 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (20.00%) Windows
7 5 (20.00%) Linux
7 5 (20.00%) SQL
7 5 (20.00%) MS Office
7 5 (20.00%) Active Directory
7 5 (20.00%) Cisco
7 5 (20.00%) Windows 7
7 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (20.00%) Telecoms
8 4 (16.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (16.00%) ITSM
8 4 (16.00%) VMware

Fault Management
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 3 (12.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.00%) JBoss
2 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 5 (20.00%) MS Office
2 3 (12.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) DHCP
1 6 (24.00%) DNS
2 4 (16.00%) 3G
2 4 (16.00%) LDAP
2 4 (16.00%) NAS
3 3 (12.00%) 2G
3 3 (12.00%) 4G
3 3 (12.00%) Broadband
3 3 (12.00%) Internet
3 3 (12.00%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (8.00%) Diameter Protocol
4 2 (8.00%) LTE
4 2 (8.00%) SMTP
4 2 (8.00%) SNMP
4 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (8.00%) VoIP
5 1 (4.00%) Ethernet
5 1 (4.00%) GGSN
5 1 (4.00%) GPRS
5 1 (4.00%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (12.00%) MS Access
2 3 (12.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) JUnit
1 2 (8.00%) Selenium
2 1 (4.00%) JIRA
2 1 (4.00%) SoapUI
General
1 14 (56.00%) Back Office
2 13 (52.00%) Front Office
3 5 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (8.00%) Billing
5 1 (4.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 6 (24.00%) Back Office Engineer
1 6 (24.00%) Support Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (16.00%) Administrator
2 4 (16.00%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (12.00%) Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Business Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) VMWare Administrator
4 2 (8.00%) Storage Administrator
4 2 (8.00%) Storage Systems Administrator
4 2 (8.00%) Test Specialist
5 1 (4.00%) Agile Business Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Integration Tester
5 1 (4.00%) IP Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Multimedia Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) RAN Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Systems Tester
5 1 (4.00%) Tester
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Administrator
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) jQuery
2 2 (8.00%) HTML
2 2 (8.00%) XML
3 1 (4.00%) JSON
3 1 (4.00%) REST
3 1 (4.00%) SOAP
3 1 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (52.00%) Statistics
2 4 (16.00%) EMC VMAX
2 4 (16.00%) EMC VNX
3 2 (8.00%) N-Tier
4 1 (4.00%) iPad
4 1 (4.00%) iPhone
4 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) Unix
2 5 (20.00%) Linux
2 5 (20.00%) Windows
2 5 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (16.00%) Mac OS X
3 4 (16.00%) Windows 8
3 4 (16.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (4.00%) Android
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (68.00%) Configuration Management
2 13 (52.00%) Capacity Management
2 13 (52.00%) Functional Testing
2 13 (52.00%) Network Design
2 13 (52.00%) Validation
3 10 (40.00%) People Management
4 6 (24.00%) Problem Management
5 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (16.00%) Change Control
6 4 (16.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (16.00%) ITSM
6 4 (16.00%) Open Source
6 4 (16.00%) Performance Management
6 4 (16.00%) Release Management
6 4 (16.00%) System Integration Testing
7 3 (12.00%) Business Continuity Planning
7 3 (12.00%) Target Operating Model
7 3 (12.00%) Test Strategy
7 3 (12.00%) User Stories
7 3 (12.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (24.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (20.00%) SQL
3 4 (16.00%) PowerShell
4 3 (12.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) Degree
2 2 (8.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (4.00%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (16.00%) NFS
2 4 (16.00%) vCloud
2 4 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) Casper Suite
1 4 (16.00%) EMC VPLEX
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.00%) Cisco
3 4 (16.00%) Dell
3 4 (16.00%) Dell KACE
3 4 (16.00%) EMC
3 4 (16.00%) Isilon
3 4 (16.00%) Veeam
3 4 (16.00%) VMware
4 3 (12.00%) Huawei
5 2 (8.00%) Citrix
6 1 (4.00%) Cramer
6 1 (4.00%) Ericsson
6 1 (4.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
6 1 (4.00%) Nortel
6 1 (4.00%) ServiceNow
6 1 (4.00%) Splunk