Period
to 16 November 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 16 November 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
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 348 365 313
Rank change year-on-year +17 -52 +48
Contract jobs citing Fault Management 28 17 63
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.17% 0.10% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.12% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 26
South East median daily rate £254 £360 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -29.51% -6.49% -0.65%
10th Percentile £135 £332 £225
90th Percentile £494 £382 £438
England median daily rate £268 £360 £380
% change year-on-year -25.69% -5.26% -1.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
South East median hourly rate £22.50 - -
England median hourly rate £19.00 £22.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -13.64% +10.00% -9.09%

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 14,368 14,209 14,153
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 86.18% 84.21% 84.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,664 8,490 8,525
South East median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +2.56%
10th Percentile £279 £263 £250
90th Percentile £588 £575 £560
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 463 474 584
South East median hourly rate £28.50 £23.00 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.91% -6.12% +2.08%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.25 £11.50
90th Percentile £52.50 £50.00 £50.00
England median hourly rate £22.00 £23.50 £22.84
% change year-on-year -6.38% +2.91% +3.80%

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 16 November 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Fault Management in the South East over the 6 months to 16 November 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 16 November 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
Thames Valley +21 14 £238 -32.14% 1
Berkshire -1 13 £238 -32.14% 1
Hampshire -19 10 £455 +21.33% 2
Surrey -17 4 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Fault Management
England

For the 6 months to 16 November 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 12 (42.86%) Configuration Management
2 11 (39.29%) Linux
2 11 (39.29%) Data Centre
3 10 (35.71%) Cisco
4 9 (32.14%) SLA
4 9 (32.14%) Windows
5 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 8 (28.57%) Telecoms
5 8 (28.57%) Huawei
5 8 (28.57%) Security Cleared
5 8 (28.57%) Capacity Management
5 8 (28.57%) Windows Server
6 7 (25.00%) SC Cleared
6 7 (25.00%) Problem Management
6 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
7 6 (21.43%) Back Office
7 6 (21.43%) Network Design
7 6 (21.43%) Functional Testing
8 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (17.86%) VMware
8 5 (17.86%) Degree
8 5 (17.86%) ITIL
8 5 (17.86%) Unix
8 5 (17.86%) DV Cleared
9 4 (14.29%) CCNA
9 4 (14.29%) Active Directory
9 4 (14.29%) Citrix
9 4 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (14.29%) Network Management
9 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008

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 (3.57%) IIS
1 1 (3.57%) JBoss
1 1 (3.57%) WildFly
Applications
1 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) BGP
1 3 (10.71%) DWDM
1 3 (10.71%) EIGRP
1 3 (10.71%) Firewall
1 3 (10.71%) Internet
1 3 (10.71%) LAN
1 3 (10.71%) MPLS
1 3 (10.71%) OSPF
1 3 (10.71%) RIP
1 3 (10.71%) SDH
1 3 (10.71%) TCP/IP
1 3 (10.71%) VPLS
1 3 (10.71%) VPN
1 3 (10.71%) WAN
2 2 (7.14%) 2G
2 2 (7.14%) 3G
2 2 (7.14%) 3GPP
2 2 (7.14%) GSM
2 2 (7.14%) LTE
2 2 (7.14%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 6 (21.43%) Back Office
3 2 (7.14%) Mandarin Language
4 1 (3.57%) Billing
4 1 (3.57%) Electronics
4 1 (3.57%) Finance
4 1 (3.57%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (14.29%) Analyst
1 4 (14.29%) Data Centre Engineer
2 3 (10.71%) Back Office Engineer
2 3 (10.71%) Network Analyst
2 3 (10.71%) VMware Engineer
2 3 (10.71%) Wintel Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) 4G Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) RAN Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) RF Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) Support Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) Support Specialist
4 1 (3.57%) 1st Line Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) 4G Optimisation Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) AIX Support
4 1 (3.57%) BSS Solutions Architect
4 1 (3.57%) Optimisation Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) OSS Solutions Architect
4 1 (3.57%) Site Manager
4 1 (3.57%) Unix Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) Middleware
1 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (39.29%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.71%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.57%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 11 (39.29%) Linux
2 9 (32.14%) Windows
3 8 (28.57%) Windows Server
4 5 (17.86%) Unix
4 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.57%) AIX
6 1 (3.57%) HPUX
6 1 (3.57%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) Configuration Management
2 8 (28.57%) Capacity Management
3 7 (25.00%) Problem Management
4 6 (21.43%) Functional Testing
4 6 (21.43%) Network Design
5 5 (17.86%) ITIL
6 4 (14.29%) Network Management
7 3 (10.71%) Analytics
7 3 (10.71%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (10.71%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (10.71%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (10.71%) Service Management
7 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (7.14%) Incident Management
8 2 (7.14%) Mobile Optimisation
8 2 (7.14%) Network Architecture
8 2 (7.14%) Network Optimisation
8 2 (7.14%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.57%) Java
1 1 (3.57%) Perl
1 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 7 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 5 (17.86%) Degree
3 5 (17.86%) DV Cleared
4 4 (14.29%) CCNA
4 4 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (10.71%) BC Cleared
5 3 (10.71%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (10.71%) CCIP
5 3 (10.71%) CCNP
5 3 (10.71%) JNCIS
6 2 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (32.14%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.57%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 10 (35.71%) Cisco
2 8 (28.57%) Huawei
2 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 5 (17.86%) VMware
4 4 (14.29%) Citrix
5 3 (10.71%) Ericsson
5 3 (10.71%) Juniper
5 3 (10.71%) Nortel
6 2 (7.14%) Oracle
6 2 (7.14%) Remedy
7 1 (3.57%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 1 (3.57%) HP
7 1 (3.57%) IBM
7 1 (3.57%) Nokia