Period
to 17 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 17 August 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
England > South East
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 358 353 337
Rank change year-on-year -5 -16 +26
Contract jobs citing Fault Management 26 20 64
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.15% 0.13% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.15% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 22
South East median daily rate £420 £360 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% -8.86% +1.94%
10th Percentile £197 £328 £216
90th Percentile £465 £393 £438
England median daily rate £285 £363 £380
% change year-on-year -21.38% -4.61% +0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
South East median hourly rate £20.75 £37.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -44.67% - -
England median hourly rate £16.00 £18.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year -13.51% -7.50% -

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 the South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 14,399 13,431 15,288
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 85.64% 84.13% 83.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,594 7,800 9,383
South East median daily rate £430 £416 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.37% +4.00% +6.52%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £258
90th Percentile £588 £570 £550
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 499 492 560
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £19.95 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.31% -13.26% +3.37%
10th Percentile £11.18 £11.25 £11.98
90th Percentile £51.00 £50.00 £50.00
England median hourly rate £21.50 £24.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year -10.42% +2.13% +9.05%

Fault Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Fault Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Fault Management in the South East

Fault Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Fault Management in the South East

Fault Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Fault Management in the South East over the 6 months to 17 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Fault Management in the South East

Fault Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Fault Management in the South East

Fault Management
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 6 months to 17 August 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
Hampshire -6 12 £430 +10.97%
Thames Valley -6 10 £225 -35.71%
Berkshire -25 9 £225 -35.71%
Surrey -20 4 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Fault Management
England

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 South East region with a requirement for Fault Management.

1 16 (61.54%) Linux
2 14 (53.85%) Data Centre
3 12 (46.15%) SLA
4 11 (42.31%) Cisco
5 9 (34.62%) Microsoft Office
5 9 (34.62%) Huawei
6 8 (30.77%) Telecoms
6 8 (30.77%) SC Cleared
6 8 (30.77%) Security Cleared
6 8 (30.77%) Unix
7 7 (26.92%) Configuration Management
7 7 (26.92%) Degree
8 6 (23.08%) Change Management
8 6 (23.08%) Oracle
9 5 (19.23%) Windows
9 5 (19.23%) AIX
9 5 (19.23%) HPUX
9 5 (19.23%) IBM
9 5 (19.23%) HP
9 5 (19.23%) SAN
9 5 (19.23%) HP Data Protector
9 5 (19.23%) Mandarin Language
9 5 (19.23%) Oracle Linux
9 5 (19.23%) Virtual Servers
9 5 (19.23%) Problem-Solving
10 4 (15.38%) Windows Server
10 4 (15.38%) Network Management
10 4 (15.38%) Problem Management
10 4 (15.38%) Service Management
10 4 (15.38%) ITIL

Fault Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (3.85%) IIS
1 1 (3.85%) JBoss
1 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.85%) WildFly
Applications
1 9 (34.62%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) SAN
2 2 (7.69%) BGP
2 2 (7.69%) DWDM
2 2 (7.69%) EIGRP
2 2 (7.69%) Firewall
2 2 (7.69%) Internet
2 2 (7.69%) LAN
2 2 (7.69%) MPLS
2 2 (7.69%) OSPF
2 2 (7.69%) RIP
2 2 (7.69%) SDH
2 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 2 (7.69%) VPLS
2 2 (7.69%) VPN
2 2 (7.69%) WAN
3 1 (3.85%) 2G
3 1 (3.85%) 3GPP
3 1 (3.85%) 4G
3 1 (3.85%) ATM
3 1 (3.85%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (30.77%) Telecoms
2 5 (19.23%) Mandarin Language
3 3 (11.54%) Billing
4 2 (7.69%) Finance
5 1 (3.85%) Electronics
5 1 (3.85%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) Support Specialist
2 5 (19.23%) Support Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (11.54%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) Data Centre Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Server Specialist
3 3 (11.54%) Server Support
3 3 (11.54%) Server Support Specialist
4 2 (7.69%) 1st Line Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) AIX Support
4 2 (7.69%) HPUX Administrator
4 2 (7.69%) IT Services Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Linux Specialist
4 2 (7.69%) Linux Support
4 2 (7.69%) Network Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Service Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Unix Support
4 2 (7.69%) Unix Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) Middleware
1 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (53.85%) Data Centre
2 3 (11.54%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.85%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 16 (61.54%) Linux
2 8 (30.77%) Unix
3 5 (19.23%) AIX
3 5 (19.23%) HPUX
3 5 (19.23%) Oracle Linux
3 5 (19.23%) Windows
4 4 (15.38%) Windows Server
5 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) Configuration Management
2 6 (23.08%) Change Management
3 5 (19.23%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (15.38%) ITIL
4 4 (15.38%) Network Management
4 4 (15.38%) Problem Management
4 4 (15.38%) Service Management
5 3 (11.54%) Line Management
5 3 (11.54%) Performance Management
5 3 (11.54%) Service Delivery
6 2 (7.69%) Analytics
6 2 (7.69%) Capacity Management
6 2 (7.69%) Data Management
6 2 (7.69%) ITSM
6 2 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (7.69%) Matrix Management
6 2 (7.69%) Matrix Organization
6 2 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (7.69%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) Java
1 1 (3.85%) Perl
1 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (30.77%) SC Cleared
1 8 (30.77%) Security Cleared
2 7 (26.92%) Degree
3 3 (11.54%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (11.54%) CCNA
3 3 (11.54%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (11.54%) DV Cleared
4 2 (7.69%) BC Cleared
4 2 (7.69%) CCIP
4 2 (7.69%) CCNP
4 2 (7.69%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (46.15%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (19.23%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (19.23%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (3.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) Cisco
2 9 (34.62%) Huawei
3 6 (23.08%) Oracle
4 5 (19.23%) HP
4 5 (19.23%) IBM
5 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
6 3 (11.54%) Remedy
7 2 (7.69%) Capita
7 2 (7.69%) Ericsson
7 2 (7.69%) Juniper
7 2 (7.69%) Nortel
7 2 (7.69%) VMware
8 1 (3.85%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 1 (3.85%) Citrix
8 1 (3.85%) Nokia