The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Fault Management
UK
Rank 576 579 573
Rank change year-on-year +3 -6  
Contract jobs citing Fault Management 33 62 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.074% 0.12% 0.094%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.089% 0.14% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 17 24
Median daily rate £390 £288 £161
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.65% +78.29%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £151 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £400 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £300 £190
% change year-on-year +30.00% +57.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £15.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 - -

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 with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 37182 44106 42440
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 83.13% 82.88% 79.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 24552 28910 26291
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 945 1111 1221
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £28.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +32.74%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £55.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Fault Management
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 the UK

Fault Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Fault Management in the UK

Fault Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Fault Management over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Fault Management in the UK

Fault Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Fault Management in the UK

Fault Management
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 26 March 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
England +11 32 £390 +35.65% 3
South East +10 11 £378 +67.77% 1
London +24 7 £475 +65.21%
Nottinghamshire +11 5 £400 - 1
East Midlands +5 5 £400 - 1
Berkshire +23 4 - -
Hampshire +13 4 £375 +20.00%
East of England +1 4 - -
Reading +16 3 - -
West Midlands +4 3 - -
Warwickshire - 3 - -
Warwick - 3 - -
Surrey +8 2 £380 +76.74%
South West +4 2 £450 -
Cambridge - 2 - -
Portsmouth - 2 £388 -
Basingstoke - 2 £325 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 - -
Hertfordshire - 2 - -
Nottingham +8 1 £400 - 1
Bristol +4 1 - -
Milton Keynes -9 1 - -
Buckinghamshire -21 1 - - 1
Newbury - 1 - -
Wiltshire - 1 £450 -
Corsham - 1 £450 -
Epsom - 1 - -
Woking - 1 £380 -
Aberdeen - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -

Fault Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

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

1 33 (41.77%) Functional Testing
2 30 (37.97%) Configuration Management
3 26 (32.91%) Back Office
3 26 (32.91%) Capacity Management
4 24 (30.38%) Validation
5 23 (29.11%) Front Office
5 23 (29.11%) Statistics
6 20 (25.32%) Huawei
6 20 (25.32%) Cisco
7 19 (24.05%) SLA
7 19 (24.05%) Firewall
7 19 (24.05%) People Management
8 18 (22.78%) ITIL
9 17 (21.52%) Cisco Certification
10 16 (20.25%) Telecoms
11 15 (18.99%) Juniper
11 15 (18.99%) Incident Management
12 14 (17.72%) Security Cleared
13 13 (16.46%) SC Cleared
13 13 (16.46%) Data Centre
13 13 (16.46%) SNMP
14 12 (15.19%) CCNP
14 12 (15.19%) Network Design
15 11 (13.92%) Mentoring
15 11 (13.92%) Service Design
15 11 (13.92%) TCP/IP
15 11 (13.92%) VoIP
15 11 (13.92%) WAN
16 10 (12.66%) Computacenter
16 10 (12.66%) Problem Management

Fault Management
Top Related IT Skills 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 2 (2.53%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (6.33%) MS Visio
2 4 (5.06%) MS Office
3 3 (3.80%) MS Excel
4 2 (2.53%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.53%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (24.05%) Firewall
2 13 (16.46%) SNMP
3 11 (13.92%) TCP/IP
3 11 (13.92%) VoIP
3 11 (13.92%) WAN
4 9 (11.39%) VPN
5 8 (10.13%) Ethernet
5 8 (10.13%) LAN
6 7 (8.86%) LTE
7 6 (7.59%) DHCP
7 6 (7.59%) Diameter Protocol
7 6 (7.59%) DNS
7 6 (7.59%) GGSN
7 6 (7.59%) GPRS
7 6 (7.59%) GSM
7 6 (7.59%) Network Security
7 6 (7.59%) SMTP
7 6 (7.59%) UMTS
8 5 (6.33%) DWDM
8 5 (6.33%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.53%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.27%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (1.27%) AdminStudio
1 1 (1.27%) MSI
General
1 26 (32.91%) Back Office
2 23 (29.11%) Front Office
3 16 (20.25%) Telecoms
4 7 (8.86%) Billing
5 5 (6.33%) Finance
6 1 (1.27%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.27%) Automotive
6 1 (1.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (16.46%) Network Engineer
2 12 (15.19%) Support Engineer
3 9 (11.39%) Back Office Engineer
4 6 (7.59%) Architect
5 5 (6.33%) Analyst
5 5 (6.33%) IT Engineer
5 5 (6.33%) IT Support
5 5 (6.33%) IT Support Engineer
6 4 (5.06%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 4 (5.06%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 4 (5.06%) Database Engineer
6 4 (5.06%) NOC Engineer
6 4 (5.06%) OSS Architect
6 4 (5.06%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
7 3 (3.80%) Call Centre Engineer
7 3 (3.80%) Call Centre Support
7 3 (3.80%) Data Centre Engineer
7 3 (3.80%) Network Security Engineer
7 3 (3.80%) Security Engineer
7 3 (3.80%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.59%) Web Services
2 4 (5.06%) SOAP
3 1 (1.27%) .NET
3 1 (1.27%) JMS
3 1 (1.27%) Managed Extensibility Framework
3 1 (1.27%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.46%) Data Centre
2 3 (3.80%) CMDB
2 3 (3.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (2.53%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.53%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.27%) Clustering
4 1 (1.27%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.27%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.27%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.13%) Windows
2 2 (2.53%) Linux
3 1 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.27%) Solaris
3 1 (1.27%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.27%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (41.77%) Functional Testing
2 30 (37.97%) Configuration Management
3 26 (32.91%) Capacity Management
4 24 (30.38%) Validation
5 23 (29.11%) Statistics
6 19 (24.05%) People Management
7 18 (22.78%) ITIL
8 15 (18.99%) Incident Management
9 12 (15.19%) Network Design
10 11 (13.92%) Mentoring
10 11 (13.92%) Service Design
11 10 (12.66%) Problem Management
12 7 (8.86%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (8.86%) Network Management
13 6 (7.59%) Disaster Recovery
13 6 (7.59%) Kalman Filter
13 6 (7.59%) Resource Management
14 5 (6.33%) CRM
15 4 (5.06%) Project Management
15 4 (5.06%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.53%) Python
1 2 (2.53%) SQL
2 1 (1.27%) Java
2 1 (1.27%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (21.52%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (17.72%) Security Cleared
3 13 (16.46%) SC Cleared
4 12 (15.19%) CCNP
5 5 (6.33%) Degree
6 4 (5.06%) DBS Check
7 3 (3.80%) CCSA
7 3 (3.80%) CCSE
7 3 (3.80%) CCSP
7 3 (3.80%) CISSP
8 2 (2.53%) CCNA
9 1 (1.27%) DV Cleared
9 1 (1.27%) ISTQB
9 1 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.27%) OCP
9 1 (1.27%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (24.05%) SLA
2 1 (1.27%) IEC 61508
2 1 (1.27%) ISO26262
2 1 (1.27%) MISRA
System Software
1 4 (5.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.53%) vCloud
3 1 (1.27%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.27%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.27%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (2.53%) Amdocs OSS
2 1 (1.27%) Netcool
2 1 (1.27%) SCCM
2 1 (1.27%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 20 (25.32%) Cisco
1 20 (25.32%) Huawei
2 15 (18.99%) Juniper
3 10 (12.66%) Computacenter
4 6 (7.59%) Microsoft
5 5 (6.33%) Citrix
6 4 (5.06%) Ciena
6 4 (5.06%) VMware
7 3 (3.80%) Blue Coat
7 3 (3.80%) CheckPoint
7 3 (3.80%) F5
7 3 (3.80%) Infovista
7 3 (3.80%) Nokia
7 3 (3.80%) Nortel
7 3 (3.80%) Palo Alto
7 3 (3.80%) Remedy
7 3 (3.80%) Riverbed
7 3 (3.80%) Siebel
8 2 (2.53%) Oracle
8 2 (2.53%) Red Hat
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