The table below looks at the statistics for Fault Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading 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 75 65 56
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -9
Contract jobs citing Fault Management 5 3 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.51% 0.35% 2.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.66% 0.50% 2.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 3
Average daily rate - £313 £210
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +48.80%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £345 £210
% change year-on-year
+15.94% +64.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £180.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £153.75
Fault Management
Berkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
758 600 724
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 76.80% 69.93% 73.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 456 334 364
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £545 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 8 20
Average hourly rate £45.00 £55.65 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.13% +247.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £17.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £55.65 £180.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Fault Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Fault Management Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Fault Management
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Fault Management Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Fault Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Fault Management Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Fault Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 6 (85.71%) Huawei
2 5 (71.43%) Statistics
2 5 (71.43%) Problem Management
2 5 (71.43%) Front Office
2 5 (71.43%) Back Office
2 5 (71.43%) Validation
2 5 (71.43%) Network Design
2 5 (71.43%) Capacity Management
2 5 (71.43%) Functional Testing
2 5 (71.43%) VoIP
2 5 (71.43%) SMTP
2 5 (71.43%) SNMP
2 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
2 5 (71.43%) DNS
2 5 (71.43%) Configuration Management
2 5 (71.43%) Diameter Protocol
3 1 (14.29%) Wireless
3 1 (14.29%) Perl
3 1 (14.29%) Unix
3 1 (14.29%) GPRS
3 1 (14.29%) GSM
3 1 (14.29%) Tivoli
3 1 (14.29%) Netcool
3 1 (14.29%) Netcool/OMNIbus
3 1 (14.29%) 3G
3 1 (14.29%) MPLS
3 1 (14.29%) Infovista
3 1 (14.29%) 4G
3 1 (14.29%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (14.29%) Telecoms

Fault Management
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) Diameter Protocol
1 5 (71.43%) DNS
1 5 (71.43%) SMTP
1 5 (71.43%) SNMP
1 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
1 5 (71.43%) VoIP
2 1 (14.29%) 2G
2 1 (14.29%) 3G
2 1 (14.29%) 4G
2 1 (14.29%) GPRS
2 1 (14.29%) GSM
2 1 (14.29%) LTE
2 1 (14.29%) MPLS
2 1 (14.29%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (14.29%) Wireless
General
1 5 (71.43%) Back Office
1 5 (71.43%) Front Office
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Back Office Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Fault Management Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) OSS Architect
2 1 (14.29%) OSS Solutions Architect
2 1 (14.29%) RAN Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Tivoli Architect
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Capacity Management
1 5 (71.43%) Configuration Management
1 5 (71.43%) Functional Testing
1 5 (71.43%) Network Design
1 5 (71.43%) Problem Management
1 5 (71.43%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Perl
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Netcool
1 1 (14.29%) Netcool/OMNIbus
1 1 (14.29%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Huawei
2 1 (14.29%) Infovista