Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 19 November 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
UK > England
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 799 782 773
Rank change year-on-year -17 -9 -3
Contract jobs citing Fault Management 43 82 88
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.046% 0.084% 0.084%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.054% 0.10% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 29 40
England median daily rate £360 £380 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% -1.94% +14.81%
10th Percentile £300 £225 £182
90th Percentile £396 £438 £403
UK median daily rate £360 £380 £388
% change year-on-year -5.26% -1.94% +16.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 1
England median hourly rate £22.00 £20.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09% -42.11%
UK median hourly rate £44.00 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year +120.00% -9.09% -42.11%

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 England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 78959 81979 85805
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 84.69% 84.17% 81.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 53119 54700 56575
England median daily rate £450 £425 £422
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +0.62% +5.60%
10th Percentile £288 £264 £263
90th Percentile £638 £613 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1842 2121 2517
England median hourly rate £23.75 £24.41 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.70% +8.49% +18.42%
10th Percentile £11.35 £11.50 £11.50
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.75 £47.50
UK median hourly rate £23.32 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -2.83% +6.67% +18.42%

Fault Management
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Fault Management in England

Fault Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Fault Management in England

Fault Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Fault Management in England over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Fault Management in England

Fault Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Fault Management in England

Fault Management
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
London -17 16 £363 - 1
South East -40 16 £360 -6.49%
East of England -13 9 £369 -
South West - 2 - -
North of England +58 1 - - 2
North West +24 1 - - 2
Fault Management
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 England region with a requirement for Fault Management.

1 21 (48.84%) Configuration Management
2 16 (37.21%) Front Office
2 16 (37.21%) Back Office
2 16 (37.21%) Validation
2 16 (37.21%) Statistics
2 16 (37.21%) Capacity Management
2 16 (37.21%) Functional Testing
3 12 (27.91%) Huawei
4 11 (25.58%) Nokia
5 10 (23.26%) Cisco
5 10 (23.26%) Telecoms
6 9 (20.93%) ITIL
7 8 (18.60%) Remedy
7 8 (18.60%) Firewall
8 7 (16.28%) Change Management
8 7 (16.28%) Ethernet
9 6 (13.95%) SLA
10 5 (11.63%) WAN
10 5 (11.63%) Embedded C
10 5 (11.63%) C
10 5 (11.63%) UML
10 5 (11.63%) MATLAB
10 5 (11.63%) Simulink
10 5 (11.63%) Citrix
10 5 (11.63%) Automotive
10 5 (11.63%) Software Engineering
10 5 (11.63%) SysML
10 5 (11.63%) Incident Management
10 5 (11.63%) SC Cleared
10 5 (11.63%) Security Cleared

Fault Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 3 (6.98%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (11.63%) Simulink
2 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.98%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (18.60%) Firewall
2 7 (16.28%) Ethernet
3 5 (11.63%) FlexRay
3 5 (11.63%) Value-Added Service
3 5 (11.63%) WAN
4 4 (9.30%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (9.30%) GGSN
4 4 (9.30%) LAN
4 4 (9.30%) TACACS
5 3 (6.98%) 4G
5 3 (6.98%) SIGTRAN
5 3 (6.98%) Skype
5 3 (6.98%) Unified Communications
5 3 (6.98%) VPN
6 2 (4.65%) DNS
6 2 (4.65%) INAP
6 2 (4.65%) SGSN
6 2 (4.65%) SS7
6 2 (4.65%) VoWiFi
7 1 (2.33%) NGN
Development Applications
1 5 (11.63%) CANoe
General
1 16 (37.21%) Back Office
1 16 (37.21%) Front Office
2 10 (23.26%) Telecoms
3 5 (11.63%) Automotive
4 3 (6.98%) Billing
5 2 (4.65%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (16.28%) Analyst
2 5 (11.63%) Back Office Engineer
2 5 (11.63%) Embedded Engineer
2 5 (11.63%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 5 (11.63%) Junior
2 5 (11.63%) Software Engineer
2 5 (11.63%) Support Engineer
3 4 (9.30%) Network Security Analyst
3 4 (9.30%) Security Analyst
3 4 (9.30%) Telecoms Engineer
4 3 (6.98%) Avaya Engineer
4 3 (6.98%) Senior Support Engineer
4 3 (6.98%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
4 3 (6.98%) Telecoms Support Engineer
4 3 (6.98%) Unified Communications Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Avaya Voice Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Network Analyst
5 2 (4.65%) NOC Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Voice Engineer
6 1 (2.33%) IP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.30%) XML
2 2 (4.65%) HTML
3 1 (2.33%) SOAP
3 1 (2.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.98%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.98%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (4.65%) Clustering
4 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.65%) Linux
1 2 (4.65%) Solaris
1 2 (4.65%) Unix
2 1 (2.33%) Android
2 1 (2.33%) Windows
2 1 (2.33%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (48.84%) Configuration Management
2 16 (37.21%) Capacity Management
2 16 (37.21%) Functional Testing
2 16 (37.21%) Statistics
2 16 (37.21%) Validation
3 9 (20.93%) ITIL
4 7 (16.28%) Change Management
5 5 (11.63%) Incident Management
5 5 (11.63%) Mentoring
5 5 (11.63%) Service Design
5 5 (11.63%) Software Engineering
5 5 (11.63%) SysML
5 5 (11.63%) UML
6 2 (4.65%) Business Development
6 2 (4.65%) Data Management
6 2 (4.65%) High Availability
6 2 (4.65%) Service Delivery
6 2 (4.65%) Visualisation
7 1 (2.33%) Service Management
7 1 (2.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.63%) C
1 5 (11.63%) Embedded C
1 5 (11.63%) MATLAB
2 2 (4.65%) C++
2 2 (4.65%) Java
2 2 (4.65%) Perl
2 2 (4.65%) Shell Script
2 2 (4.65%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (11.63%) SC Cleared
1 5 (11.63%) Security Cleared
2 4 (9.30%) CCIE
2 4 (9.30%) CCNP
2 4 (9.30%) CCSA
2 4 (9.30%) CCSE
2 4 (9.30%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (9.30%) ISTQB
3 2 (4.65%) Degree
4 1 (2.33%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.95%) SLA
2 5 (11.63%) ISO 26262
2 5 (11.63%) MISRA
System Software
1 4 (9.30%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) NSN NetAct
2 1 (2.33%) SCCM
2 1 (2.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 12 (27.91%) Huawei
2 11 (25.58%) Nokia
3 10 (23.26%) Cisco
4 8 (18.60%) Remedy
5 5 (11.63%) Citrix
6 4 (9.30%) Blue Coat
6 4 (9.30%) CheckPoint
6 4 (9.30%) Computacenter
6 4 (9.30%) F5
6 4 (9.30%) Juniper
6 4 (9.30%) Oracle
7 3 (6.98%) Avaya
7 3 (6.98%) Redknee
8 2 (4.65%) Acme Packet
8 2 (4.65%) Ericsson
8 2 (4.65%) Microsoft
8 2 (4.65%) Sun
8 2 (4.65%) Tekelec
9 1 (2.33%) Ciena
9 1 (2.33%) Infovista