The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 26 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
England / London
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 413 415 435
Rank change year-on-year +2 +20  
Contract jobs citing Fault Management 11 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.053% 0.014% 0.030%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.061% 0.016% 0.037%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Median daily rate - £305 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -23.75%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £353 £380
% change year-on-year +6.38% -7.23%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 17979 18242 19175
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 86.61% 85.33% 82.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 12883 13341 13612
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £630 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 188 156 254
Median hourly rate £26.50 £21.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.19% -4.54%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.25 £46.00 £55.40
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 London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

Fault Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Fault Management in London

Fault Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Fault Management in London

For the 6 months to 26 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 London region with a requirement for Fault Management.

1 13 (72.22%) Back Office
1 13 (72.22%) Capacity Management
1 13 (72.22%) Functional Testing
2 12 (66.67%) Validation
2 12 (66.67%) Statistics
2 12 (66.67%) Front Office
2 12 (66.67%) Configuration Management
3 5 (27.78%) MPLS
3 5 (27.78%) Cisco
3 5 (27.78%) Ethernet
3 5 (27.78%) Network Design
4 4 (22.22%) People Management
5 3 (16.67%) Tellabs
5 3 (16.67%) SDH
5 3 (16.67%) Nortel
5 3 (16.67%) DWDM
6 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
6 2 (11.11%) Firewall
6 2 (11.11%) IPsec
6 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
6 2 (11.11%) Workflow
6 2 (11.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (11.11%) Internet
6 2 (11.11%) Infovista
6 2 (11.11%) UMTS
6 2 (11.11%) VoIP
6 2 (11.11%) WAN
6 2 (11.11%) SMTP
6 2 (11.11%) DHCP
6 2 (11.11%) SNMP

Fault Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 5 (27.78%) Ethernet
1 5 (27.78%) MPLS
2 3 (16.67%) DWDM
2 3 (16.67%) SDH
3 2 (11.11%) DHCP
3 2 (11.11%) DNS
3 2 (11.11%) Firewall
3 2 (11.11%) GGSN
3 2 (11.11%) GPRS
3 2 (11.11%) GSM
3 2 (11.11%) Internet
3 2 (11.11%) IPsec
3 2 (11.11%) LTE
3 2 (11.11%) SMTP
3 2 (11.11%) SNMP
3 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 2 (11.11%) UMTS
3 2 (11.11%) VoIP
3 2 (11.11%) VPN
3 2 (11.11%) WAN
General
1 13 (72.22%) Back Office
2 12 (66.67%) Front Office
3 2 (11.11%) Billing
3 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Back Office Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) IP Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (5.56%) OSS Architect
4 1 (5.56%) OSS Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) SOAP
1 2 (11.11%) Web Services
2 1 (5.56%) Managed Extensibility Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Capacity Management
1 13 (72.22%) Functional Testing
2 12 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 12 (66.67%) Statistics
2 12 (66.67%) Validation
3 5 (27.78%) Network Design
4 4 (22.22%) People Management
5 2 (11.11%) B2B
5 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (11.11%) Data Modelling
5 2 (11.11%) EAI
5 2 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (11.11%) Network Management
5 2 (11.11%) Problem Management
5 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 2 (11.11%) Workflow
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Cisco
2 3 (16.67%) Nortel
2 3 (16.67%) Tellabs
3 2 (11.11%) Huawei
3 2 (11.11%) Infovista
3 2 (11.11%) Riverbed
3 2 (11.11%) Siebel
4 1 (5.56%) VMware