The table below looks at the statistics for Fault Management skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Fault Management over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fault Management
Rank 579 525 479
Rank change year-on-year
-54 -46
Contract jobs citing Fault Management 32 58 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.057% 0.11% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.076% 0.15% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 20
Average daily rate
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£250 £150 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -42.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £98 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £318 £312
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £150 £275
% change year-on-year
+66.66% -45.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 6
Average hourly rate £149.50 - £19.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £117.10 - £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £181.90 - £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £149.50 - £19.50

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
42045 39415 41397
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 74.46% 73.73% 71.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 26091 24205 23959
Average daily rate £410 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1165 1093 1499
Average hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.79% -6.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.45 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-11.66% -3.22%

Fault Management
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Fault Management within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 2 September 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Fault Management within the UK over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

Fault Management Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Fault Management
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 2 September 2014. 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
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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
England -35 30 £263 +75.00% 6
South East -14 15 £325 +225.00% 2
Berkshire -4 7 £173 +72.50% 2
West Midlands -13 7 £175 -
Coventry - 7 £175 -
Hampshire - 5 £333 -
Bracknell +5 3 £173 - 2
Leeds +5 3 £263 - 2
Slough +4 3 - -
West Yorkshire 0 3 £263 +96.26% 2
Yorkshire -1 3 £263 +96.26% 3
Buckinghamshire -4 2 - -
London +13 1 - -
Reading - - - -
Solihull - - - -
Stratford-upon-Avon - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Cumbria - - - -
Cambridge - - - -
Amersham - - - -
Basingstoke - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Edinburgh - - - - 1
Harrogate - - - - 1
Lancaster - - - -
City of London - - - -
North West - - - -
Lancashire - - - -
North Yorkshire - - - - 1
Warwickshire - - - -

Fault Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 38 (46.34%) Telecoms
2 28 (34.15%) Configuration Management
3 26 (31.71%) Problem Management
4 25 (30.49%) Change Management
5 22 (26.83%) Performance Management
6 18 (21.95%) 3G
6 18 (21.95%) SLA
7 17 (20.73%) 2G
7 17 (20.73%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
8 16 (19.51%) MS Office
9 13 (15.85%) Front Office
9 13 (15.85%) ITIL
9 13 (15.85%) LTE
10 12 (14.63%) Cisco
10 12 (14.63%) Juniper
11 11 (13.41%) SS7
12 10 (12.20%) Cisco Certification
12 10 (12.20%) Management Information System
13 9 (10.98%) Security Cleared
13 9 (10.98%) DNS
13 9 (10.98%) Microsoft
14 8 (9.76%) L2TP
14 8 (9.76%) Windows
14 8 (9.76%) LDAP
14 8 (9.76%) MS Excel
14 8 (9.76%) SC Cleared
14 8 (9.76%) GGSN
14 8 (9.76%) SGSN
14 8 (9.76%) Velocent
15 7 (8.54%) Root Cause Analysis

Fault Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 (3.66%) OpenStack
2 2 (2.44%) Confluence
2 2 (2.44%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.22%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 16 (19.51%) MS Office
2 8 (9.76%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) SAP PM
1 1 (1.22%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (21.95%) 3G
2 17 (20.73%) 2G
3 13 (15.85%) LTE
4 11 (13.41%) SS7
5 9 (10.98%) DNS
6 8 (9.76%) LDAP
6 8 (9.76%) L2TP
6 8 (9.76%) GGSN
6 8 (9.76%) SGSN
7 7 (8.54%) Firewall
7 7 (8.54%) LAN
7 7 (8.54%) TCP/IP
7 7 (8.54%) VPN
7 7 (8.54%) MGW
8 6 (7.32%) 4G
8 6 (7.32%) WAN
9 5 (6.10%) Ethernet
10 4 (4.88%) FTP
10 4 (4.88%) Internet
10 4 (4.88%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (2.44%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.22%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (3.66%) MSI
2 2 (2.44%) JIRA
2 2 (2.44%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.44%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.22%) TestDirector
General
1 38 (46.34%) Telecoms
2 13 (15.85%) Front Office
3 4 (4.88%) Advertising
4 3 (3.66%) Finance
5 1 (1.22%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.22%) Billing
Job Titles
1 16 (19.51%) NOC Engineer
2 14 (17.07%) Analyst
3 10 (12.20%) Network Support
3 10 (12.20%) Incident Manager
4 7 (8.54%) Business Analyst
5 5 (6.10%) Coordinator
5 5 (6.10%) Test Manager
5 5 (6.10%) Senior Business Analyst
5 5 (6.10%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (4.88%) Network Analyst
6 4 (4.88%) Administrator
6 4 (4.88%) Support Analyst
6 4 (4.88%) Telecoms Business Analyst
7 3 (3.66%) Network Support Analyst
7 3 (3.66%) Network Engineer
8 2 (2.44%) Desktop Support
8 2 (2.44%) Network Security Engineer
8 2 (2.44%) Operations Manager
8 2 (2.44%) Project Coordinator
8 2 (2.44%) Implementation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.10%) WAP
2 2 (2.44%) RESTful
3 1 (1.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.20%) Management Information System
2 4 (4.88%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.22%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.22%) GIS
3 1 (1.22%) iPhone
3 1 (1.22%) Smart Meter
3 1 (1.22%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.76%) Windows
2 5 (6.10%) Windows XP
3 3 (3.66%) VMS
3 3 (3.66%) Ubuntu
3 3 (3.66%) Linux
4 2 (2.44%) UNIX
4 2 (2.44%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.22%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (34.15%) Configuration Management
2 26 (31.71%) Problem Management
3 25 (30.49%) Change Management
4 22 (26.83%) Performance Management
5 13 (15.85%) ITIL
6 7 (8.54%) Service Management
6 7 (8.54%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (7.32%) Business Analysis
7 6 (7.32%) Release Management
8 5 (6.10%) Test Strategy
8 5 (6.10%) Test Planning
9 4 (4.88%) Performance Monitoring
9 4 (4.88%) Change Control
9 4 (4.88%) Test Management
9 4 (4.88%) Incident Management
9 4 (4.88%) Network Planning
9 4 (4.88%) Risk Management
10 3 (3.66%) Workflow
10 3 (3.66%) SOA
10 3 (3.66%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.44%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (12.20%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (10.98%) Security Cleared
3 8 (9.76%) SC Cleared
4 7 (8.54%) CCNA
4 7 (8.54%) CCNP
5 6 (7.32%) Degree
6 4 (4.88%) CCSP
6 4 (4.88%) CCSA
6 4 (4.88%) CCSE
7 3 (3.66%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (3.66%) CCIP
8 2 (2.44%) HND
9 1 (1.22%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (21.95%) SLA
2 2 (2.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.88%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.66%) Hyper-V
2 3 (3.66%) KVM
3 2 (2.44%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 4 (4.88%) NSN NetAct
2 3 (3.66%) Puppet
2 3 (3.66%) Tivoli
2 3 (3.66%) Nagios
2 3 (3.66%) Ganglia
3 2 (2.44%) Netcool
3 2 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.44%) OpenView
4 1 (1.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (20.73%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 12 (14.63%) Cisco
2 12 (14.63%) Juniper
3 9 (10.98%) Microsoft
4 8 (9.76%) Velocent
5 7 (8.54%) Remedy
6 6 (7.32%) CheckPoint
6 6 (7.32%) Citrix
7 5 (6.10%) Nortel
8 4 (4.88%) HP
8 4 (4.88%) Mapinfo
9 3 (3.66%) IBM
10 2 (2.44%) Radware
10 2 (2.44%) Atlassian
10 2 (2.44%) F5
10 2 (2.44%) Blue Coat
10 2 (2.44%) Crossbeam
11 1 (1.22%) LANDesk
11 1 (1.22%) Huawei
11 1 (1.22%) BT
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