Period
to 21 July 2018

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 6 months to 21 July 2018 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
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 149 144 151
Rank change year-on-year -5 +7 +25
Contract jobs citing Fault Management 12 13 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.30% 0.34% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 0.42% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 5
Berkshire median daily rate £501 - £225
10th Percentile £475 - £180
90th Percentile £531 - £420
South East median daily rate £440 £368 £380
% change year-on-year +19.73% -3.29% +0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.75 £37.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -44.67% - -
South East median hourly rate £20.75 £37.50 -
% change year-on-year -44.67% - -

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

All Process and Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,414 3,127 4,000
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 85.50% 82.16% 81.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,728 1,499 2,129
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.29% +8.67%
10th Percentile £274 £250 £256
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
South East median daily rate £438 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +4.17% +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 131 123
Berkshire median hourly rate £22.00 £15.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +46.67% -6.25% -27.27%
10th Percentile £8.00 £11.72 £10.60
90th Percentile £49.88 £40.50 £43.28
South East median hourly rate £25.12 £19.90 £24.00
% change year-on-year +26.23% -17.08% +11.37%

Fault Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Fault Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

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 6 months to 21 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newbury -10 4 £501 -
Slough - 3 - -
Reading -17 1 - -
Bracknell - 1 - -
Fault Management
South East

For the 6 months to 21 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Fault Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Fault Management.

1 8 (66.67%) Linux
2 5 (41.67%) ITIL
2 5 (41.67%) Cisco
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) Telecoms
3 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (33.33%) SUSE
3 4 (33.33%) Ubuntu
3 4 (33.33%) Huawei
3 4 (33.33%) Degree
3 4 (33.33%) WSUS
3 4 (33.33%) Symantec
3 4 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 4 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (33.33%) SLA
3 4 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 4 (33.33%) SQLPlus
3 4 (33.33%) Web Services
3 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 4 (33.33%) SQL
3 4 (33.33%) CMDB
3 4 (33.33%) SCCM
3 4 (33.33%) Release Management
3 4 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 4 (33.33%) Puppet
3 4 (33.33%) Node.js
3 4 (33.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 3 (25.00%) Mandarin Language
4 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Office

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:

Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) 2G
1 1 (8.33%) 3G
1 1 (8.33%) 3GPP
1 1 (8.33%) 4G
1 1 (8.33%) BGP
1 1 (8.33%) DWDM
1 1 (8.33%) EIGRP
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
1 1 (8.33%) GSM
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
1 1 (8.33%) LAN
1 1 (8.33%) LTE
1 1 (8.33%) MPLS
1 1 (8.33%) OSPF
1 1 (8.33%) RIP
1 1 (8.33%) SDH
1 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (8.33%) VPLS
1 1 (8.33%) VPN
1 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQLPlus
2 2 (16.67%) MySQL
General
1 5 (41.67%) Telecoms
2 3 (25.00%) Mandarin Language
3 1 (8.33%) Electronics
3 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Systems Integrator
3 1 (8.33%) 1st Line Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (8.33%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) 4G Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Integration Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Network Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Process Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) RAN Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) RF Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Telecoms Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) Node.js
1 4 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) CMDB
2 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (33.33%) SUSE
2 4 (33.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
2 4 (33.33%) Ubuntu
3 2 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (8.33%) Unix
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) ITIL
2 4 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 4 (33.33%) Release Management
2 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (25.00%) Change Management
4 2 (16.67%) Data Management
4 2 (16.67%) Line Management
4 2 (16.67%) Performance Management
5 1 (8.33%) Analytics
5 1 (8.33%) Capacity Management
5 1 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (8.33%) Mobile Optimisation
5 1 (8.33%) Network Management
5 1 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (8.33%) Network Optimisation
5 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
5 1 (8.33%) Radio Network Optimisation
5 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) Bash Shell
1 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) Perl
2 2 (16.67%) PHP
2 2 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) CCNA
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (8.33%) BC Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (8.33%) CCIP
3 1 (8.33%) CCNP
3 1 (8.33%) JNCIS
3 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) Puppet
1 4 (33.33%) SCCM
1 4 (33.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Cisco
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) Huawei
2 4 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 4 (33.33%) Symantec
3 3 (25.00%) Remedy
4 1 (8.33%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 1 (8.33%) Ericsson
4 1 (8.33%) Juniper
4 1 (8.33%) Nokia
4 1 (8.33%) Nortel