The table below looks at the statistics for Fault Management skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Fault Management over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fault Management
Rank 576 611 572
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -39
Contract jobs citing Fault Management 44 46 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.089% 0.083% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.10% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 21 24
Median daily rate £250 £388 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.48% +12.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £488 £417
UK excluding London median daily rate £250 £388 £340
% change year-on-year
-35.48% +13.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Median hourly rate £20.50 - £37.25
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.10 - £36.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.30 - £37.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 - £37.25

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
40818 44914 44371
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.53% 81.14% 76.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 27175 29114 28821
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £298 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1081 1346 1227
Median hourly rate £30.00 £31.44 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.58% +25.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £49.93 £48.14
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

Fault Management
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Fault Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Fault Management Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Fault Management
Daily Rate Trend

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

Fault Management Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Fault Management
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Fault Management within the UK over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

Fault Management Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Fault Management
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Fault Management Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Fault Management
Top 21 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 3 December 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
England +6 40 £250 -35.48% 4
South East +32 29 £250 -37.50% 2
Berkshire +23 20 £250 -37.50%
Reading - 17 £250 -
London -15 6 - - 1
Hampshire +17 4 £225 -51.35% 2
Basingstoke +9 4 £225 -51.35% 1
East of England - 4 - -
Slough +11 3 £225 -43.75%
Buckinghamshire +9 3 - -
Aberdeen - 3 £375 -
Scotland - 3 £375 -
Cambridgeshire - 3 - -
Cambridge - 2 - -
Surrey +20 1 £425 -
Milton Keynes +8 1 - -
Amersham - 1 - -
Bicester - 1 £363 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £363 -
North West - 1 £313 -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -

Fault Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 with a requirement for Fault Management.

1 36 (40.45%) Functional Testing
2 28 (31.46%) Capacity Management
2 28 (31.46%) Back Office
3 26 (29.21%) Configuration Management
4 25 (28.09%) SLA
5 20 (22.47%) Front Office
5 20 (22.47%) Validation
5 20 (22.47%) People Management
6 19 (21.35%) Statistics
7 17 (19.10%) Huawei
7 17 (19.10%) SC Cleared
7 17 (19.10%) Security Cleared
8 16 (17.98%) Network Design
8 16 (17.98%) Cisco
9 15 (16.85%) Cisco Certification
9 15 (16.85%) Firewall
10 14 (15.73%) LAN
10 14 (15.73%) WAN
10 14 (15.73%) Data Centre
11 13 (14.61%) Network Security
11 13 (14.61%) VoIP
12 11 (12.36%) CCNP
13 10 (11.24%) Telecoms
13 10 (11.24%) Continuous Improvement
14 9 (10.11%) Palo Alto
14 9 (10.11%) Wi-Fi
14 9 (10.11%) Wireless
14 9 (10.11%) IP Telephony
14 9 (10.11%) Windows
15 8 (8.99%) LTE

Fault Management
Top Related IT Skills 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 2 (2.25%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.12%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (7.87%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.62%) MS Visio
3 4 (4.49%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (3.37%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 15 (16.85%) Firewall
2 14 (15.73%) LAN
2 14 (15.73%) WAN
3 13 (14.61%) Network Security
3 13 (14.61%) VoIP
4 9 (10.11%) IP Telephony
4 9 (10.11%) Wi-Fi
4 9 (10.11%) Wireless
5 8 (8.99%) LTE
6 7 (7.87%) SNMP
7 6 (6.74%) 3G
7 6 (6.74%) 4G
8 5 (5.62%) TCP/IP
8 5 (5.62%) VPN
9 4 (4.49%) 2G
9 4 (4.49%) ATM
9 4 (4.49%) Radio Access Network
10 3 (3.37%) GPRS
10 3 (3.37%) GSM
10 3 (3.37%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.87%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (4.49%) MS Access
3 2 (2.25%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.25%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.12%) Big Data
4 1 (1.12%) Data Lake
4 1 (1.12%) Hadoop
General
1 28 (31.46%) Back Office
2 20 (22.47%) Front Office
3 10 (11.24%) Telecoms
4 7 (7.87%) Finance
5 1 (1.12%) Electronics
5 1 (1.12%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (19.10%) Support Engineer
2 15 (16.85%) Network Engineer
3 11 (12.36%) Network Security Engineer
3 11 (12.36%) Security Engineer
4 9 (10.11%) NOC Engineer
5 8 (8.99%) Analyst
6 5 (5.62%) Administrator
6 5 (5.62%) Storage Administrator
7 4 (4.49%) Back Office Engineer
7 4 (4.49%) IT Engineer
7 4 (4.49%) IT Support
7 4 (4.49%) IT Support Engineer
7 4 (4.49%) Service Analyst
7 4 (4.49%) Service Desk Engineer
8 3 (3.37%) Call Centre Support
8 3 (3.37%) Consultant
8 3 (3.37%) Data Centre Engineer
8 3 (3.37%) RAN Engineer
8 3 (3.37%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
8 3 (3.37%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 19 (21.35%) Statistics
2 14 (15.73%) Data Centre
3 7 (7.87%) Management Information System
4 6 (6.74%) HP Storage
5 3 (3.37%) CMDB
6 2 (2.25%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.12%) Clustering
7 1 (1.12%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.11%) Windows
2 6 (6.74%) AIX
3 1 (1.12%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (40.45%) Functional Testing
2 28 (31.46%) Capacity Management
3 26 (29.21%) Configuration Management
4 20 (22.47%) People Management
4 20 (22.47%) Validation
5 16 (17.98%) Network Design
6 10 (11.24%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (6.74%) ITIL
7 6 (6.74%) Problem Management
8 5 (5.62%) Fault Analysis
9 4 (4.49%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (4.49%) Change Management
9 4 (4.49%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (4.49%) Line Management
9 4 (4.49%) Network Management
9 4 (4.49%) WFM
10 3 (3.37%) CRM
10 3 (3.37%) Migration
10 3 (3.37%) Project Management
10 3 (3.37%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.62%) Korn
1 5 (5.62%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (19.10%) SC Cleared
1 17 (19.10%) Security Cleared
2 15 (16.85%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (12.36%) CCNP
4 2 (2.25%) CCNA
4 2 (2.25%) CCSP
4 2 (2.25%) CISSP
5 1 (1.12%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.12%) Degree
5 1 (1.12%) OCP
5 1 (1.12%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (28.09%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.12%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.12%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (6.74%) Amdocs OSS
2 5 (5.62%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (1.12%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (1.12%) Netcool
Vendors
1 17 (19.10%) Huawei
2 16 (17.98%) Cisco
3 9 (10.11%) Palo Alto
4 7 (7.87%) HP
5 6 (6.74%) Brocade
5 6 (6.74%) Cramer
5 6 (6.74%) Juniper
5 6 (6.74%) Nortel
6 5 (5.62%) Citrix
6 5 (5.62%) IBM
6 5 (5.62%) Nokia Networks
6 5 (5.62%) Remedy
6 5 (5.62%) Symantec
6 5 (5.62%) Tellabs
7 4 (4.49%) Ericsson
7 4 (4.49%) Microsoft
8 1 (1.12%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.12%) Infovista
8 1 (1.12%) Nokia
8 1 (1.12%) Peregrine