The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Fault Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Fault Management over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Fault Management
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 98 106
Rank change year-on-year +4 +8  
Contract jobs citing Fault Management 6 21 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.33% 0.90% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 1.13% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Median daily rate - £225 £183
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +23.28%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £353 £378
% change year-on-year +6.38% -6.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.50 - -

Fault Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1469 1860 1942
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 81.12% 80.00% 78.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 702 1024 966
Median daily rate £425 £400 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +0.62%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 71 75
Median hourly rate £18.00 £19.61 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.21% -9.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £13.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £32.00 £39.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Fault Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing Fault Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Fault Management in Berkshire

Fault Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Fault Management in Berkshire

Fault Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Fault Management in Berkshire

Fault Management
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. 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 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
Reading +1 3 - -
Maidenhead - 1 - - 1
Fault Management
South East

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Fault Management.

1 6 (60.00%) Configuration Management
2 5 (50.00%) Remedy
2 5 (50.00%) Back Office
2 5 (50.00%) Capacity Management
2 5 (50.00%) Functional Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Validation
3 4 (40.00%) Front Office
3 4 (40.00%) Statistics
4 3 (30.00%) Huawei
4 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
5 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
5 2 (20.00%) eTOM
5 2 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (20.00%) Performance Management
5 2 (20.00%) VPN
5 2 (20.00%) ITIL
5 2 (20.00%) SLA
6 1 (10.00%) IBM
6 1 (10.00%) HP
6 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (10.00%) Ericsson
6 1 (10.00%) Tivoli
6 1 (10.00%) Netcool
6 1 (10.00%) 3G
6 1 (10.00%) MPLS
6 1 (10.00%) OSPF
6 1 (10.00%) Unix
6 1 (10.00%) Linux
6 1 (10.00%) UML
6 1 (10.00%) JMS

Fault Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) VPN
2 1 (10.00%) 3G
2 1 (10.00%) 4G
2 1 (10.00%) BGP
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) MPLS
2 1 (10.00%) OSPF
2 1 (10.00%) PBX
2 1 (10.00%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (10.00%) SNMP
2 1 (10.00%) SSL
2 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (10.00%) Telnet
General
1 5 (50.00%) Back Office
2 4 (40.00%) Front Office
3 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (10.00%) Billing
4 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) NOC Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Back Office Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Junior
3 1 (10.00%) Architect
3 1 (10.00%) BSS Architect
3 1 (10.00%) BSS Solutions Architect
3 1 (10.00%) IP Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) OSS Architect
3 1 (10.00%) OSS Solutions Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Design Authority
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) JMS
1 1 (10.00%) REST
1 1 (10.00%) SOAP
1 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Configuration Management
2 5 (50.00%) Capacity Management
2 5 (50.00%) Functional Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Statistics
3 4 (40.00%) Validation
4 2 (20.00%) eTOM
4 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL
4 2 (20.00%) Performance Management
4 2 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (10.00%) Network Design
5 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
5 1 (10.00%) Project Management
5 1 (10.00%) Resource Management
5 1 (10.00%) SDLC
5 1 (10.00%) Service Management
5 1 (10.00%) SOA
5 1 (10.00%) UML
5 1 (10.00%) Use Case
5 1 (10.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Java
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Amdocs OSS
1 1 (10.00%) Netcool
1 1 (10.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Remedy
2 3 (30.00%) Huawei
3 1 (10.00%) Amdocs
3 1 (10.00%) Cramer
3 1 (10.00%) Ericsson
3 1 (10.00%) HP
3 1 (10.00%) IBM
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle
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