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 3 months to 24 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
UK / England
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 553 579 582
Rank change year-on-year +26 +3  
Contract jobs citing Fault Management 29 53 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.068% 0.11% 0.084%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.081% 0.13% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 15 23
Median daily rate £375 £325 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -14.47%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £225 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £415 £400
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 England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 35981 41220 41210
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 84.73% 83.49% 80.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 23640 27663 26906
Median daily rate £450 £450 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.43%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £590
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 936 964 1142
Median hourly rate £32.50 £27.50 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.18% +5.76%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.53 £12.58 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £49.05 £50.00
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 England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England 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 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 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 3 months to 24 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
London +24 11 - -
South East 0 8 £368 -3.28% 3
East of England - 6 £365 - 1
West Midlands +20 1 - - 1
North West +19 1 £400 +26.98% 2
South West +5 1 £360 -
East Midlands - 1 £400 -
Fault Management
UK

For the 6 months to 24 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 England region with a requirement for Fault Management.

1 21 (33.87%) Configuration Management
1 21 (33.87%) Firewall
1 21 (33.87%) Incident Management
2 20 (32.26%) Cisco
3 19 (30.65%) Capacity Management
4 18 (29.03%) Functional Testing
4 18 (29.03%) SLA
4 18 (29.03%) Back Office
5 17 (27.42%) Validation
5 17 (27.42%) ITIL
6 16 (25.81%) Front Office
6 16 (25.81%) Statistics
7 15 (24.19%) Mentoring
7 15 (24.19%) Service Design
7 15 (24.19%) Cisco Certification
8 13 (20.97%) Telecoms
8 13 (20.97%) Computacenter
8 13 (20.97%) Security Cleared
9 12 (19.35%) SC Cleared
9 12 (19.35%) Data Centre
9 12 (19.35%) CCNP
9 12 (19.35%) Juniper
10 11 (17.74%) WAN
11 10 (16.13%) Ethernet
12 9 (14.52%) Billing
12 9 (14.52%) Huawei
13 8 (12.90%) MPLS
13 8 (12.90%) Nokia
13 8 (12.90%) LAN
14 7 (11.29%) VoIP

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 1 (1.61%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.61%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (33.87%) Firewall
2 11 (17.74%) WAN
3 10 (16.13%) Ethernet
4 8 (12.90%) LAN
4 8 (12.90%) MPLS
5 7 (11.29%) VoIP
6 6 (9.68%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (9.68%) TACACS
7 5 (8.06%) DWDM
7 5 (8.06%) VPN
8 4 (6.45%) GGSN
8 4 (6.45%) NGN
8 4 (6.45%) SNMP
8 4 (6.45%) TCP/IP
8 4 (6.45%) VXLAN
9 3 (4.84%) Internet
9 3 (4.84%) IPsec
9 3 (4.84%) Network Security
9 3 (4.84%) SDH
9 3 (4.84%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (1.61%) AdminStudio
1 1 (1.61%) CANoe
1 1 (1.61%) MSI
General
1 18 (29.03%) Back Office
2 16 (25.81%) Front Office
3 13 (20.97%) Telecoms
4 9 (14.52%) Billing
5 2 (3.23%) Automotive
6 1 (1.61%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.61%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (16.13%) Network Engineer
2 9 (14.52%) Analyst
3 7 (11.29%) Network Security Analyst
3 7 (11.29%) Security Analyst
4 6 (9.68%) Architect
4 6 (9.68%) Back Office Engineer
5 5 (8.06%) NOC Engineer
5 5 (8.06%) OSS Architect
5 5 (8.06%) Support Engineer
6 4 (6.45%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 4 (6.45%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 4 (6.45%) Database Engineer
6 4 (6.45%) IP Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) 1st Line Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) Network Analyst
7 3 (4.84%) Operations Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) OSS Solutions Architect
7 3 (4.84%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (3.23%) Network Support
8 2 (3.23%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.06%) Web Services
2 4 (6.45%) SOAP
3 1 (1.61%) .NET
3 1 (1.61%) JMS
3 1 (1.61%) Managed Extensibility Framework
3 1 (1.61%) REST
3 1 (1.61%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.35%) Data Centre
2 3 (4.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.61%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.61%) Private Cloud
3 1 (1.61%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.45%) Windows
2 2 (3.23%) Linux
3 1 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.61%) Solaris
3 1 (1.61%) Unix
3 1 (1.61%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.61%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (33.87%) Configuration Management
1 21 (33.87%) Incident Management
2 19 (30.65%) Capacity Management
3 18 (29.03%) Functional Testing
4 17 (27.42%) ITIL
4 17 (27.42%) Validation
5 16 (25.81%) Statistics
6 15 (24.19%) Mentoring
6 15 (24.19%) Service Design
7 7 (11.29%) Network Design
8 5 (8.06%) People Management
9 3 (4.84%) Customer Requirements
9 3 (4.84%) eTOM
9 3 (4.84%) Network Management
9 3 (4.84%) Performance Management
9 3 (4.84%) Problem Management
9 3 (4.84%) Process Improvement
9 3 (4.84%) Resource Management
9 3 (4.84%) Service Delivery
9 3 (4.84%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.23%) SQL
2 1 (1.61%) C
2 1 (1.61%) Embedded C
2 1 (1.61%) Java
2 1 (1.61%) MATLAB
2 1 (1.61%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.61%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (24.19%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (20.97%) Security Cleared
3 12 (19.35%) CCNP
3 12 (19.35%) SC Cleared
4 7 (11.29%) Degree
5 6 (9.68%) CCSA
5 6 (9.68%) CCSE
6 4 (6.45%) CCIE
6 4 (6.45%) DBS Check
7 3 (4.84%) CCNA
7 3 (4.84%) ISTQB
8 2 (3.23%) DV Cleared
9 1 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (29.03%) SLA
2 2 (3.23%) ISO 26262
2 2 (3.23%) MISRA
3 1 (1.61%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 2 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.61%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (1.61%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) Amdocs OSS
1 1 (1.61%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (1.61%) Netcool
1 1 (1.61%) SCCM
1 1 (1.61%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 20 (32.26%) Cisco
2 13 (20.97%) Computacenter
3 12 (19.35%) Juniper
4 9 (14.52%) Huawei
5 8 (12.90%) Nokia
6 7 (11.29%) Citrix
7 6 (9.68%) Blue Coat
7 6 (9.68%) CheckPoint
7 6 (9.68%) F5
7 6 (9.68%) Remedy
8 4 (6.45%) Nortel
9 3 (4.84%) Infovista
9 3 (4.84%) Palo Alto
9 3 (4.84%) Riverbed
9 3 (4.84%) Siebel
9 3 (4.84%) Tellabs
10 2 (3.23%) Ciena
10 2 (3.23%) Red Hat
10 2 (3.23%) Redknee
10 2 (3.23%) VMware
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