The table below looks at the statistics for eTOM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited eTOM over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Enhanced Telecom Operations Map (eTOM)
Rank 104 109 98
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -11
Contract jobs citing eTOM 29 24 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.01% 0.86% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.45% 1.15% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 21 3
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£425 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
eTOM
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2005 2079 1546
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 69.74% 74.76% 70.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1036 1083 615
Average daily rate £400 £400 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 61 70
Average hourly rate £27.50 £16.00 £24.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+71.87% -35.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.86 £11.90 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £160.00 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

eTOM
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing eTOM across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

eTOM Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

eTOM
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing eTOM across the Berkshire region.

eTOM Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

eTOM
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing eTOM across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

eTOM Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

eTOM
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing eTOM within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newbury -4 5 £420 +5.00% 1
Reading -9 2 - -
eTOM
South East

eTOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing eTOM also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited eTOM.

1 65 (90.28%) Telecoms
2 58 (80.56%) ITIL
3 19 (26.39%) Internet
4 18 (25.00%) Cisco
4 18 (25.00%) Degree
5 17 (23.61%) Microsoft
6 16 (22.22%) CheckPoint
6 16 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
6 16 (22.22%) CCNP
6 16 (22.22%) SecurID
6 16 (22.22%) Fortinet
6 16 (22.22%) Network Security
7 15 (20.83%) PCI DSS
7 15 (20.83%) SC Cleared
7 15 (20.83%) Security Cleared
7 15 (20.83%) IPsec
7 15 (20.83%) Firewall
7 15 (20.83%) SSL
7 15 (20.83%) RIP
7 15 (20.83%) VPN
7 15 (20.83%) CISSP
7 15 (20.83%) OSPF
7 15 (20.83%) Tufin
7 15 (20.83%) F5
7 15 (20.83%) AlgoSec
8 14 (19.44%) Radio Access Network
9 13 (18.06%) Billing
10 12 (16.67%) Wireless
10 12 (16.67%) Validation
10 12 (16.67%) Cisco ASA

eTOM
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing eTOM also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited eTOM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (11.11%) CMS
2 3 (4.17%) Lync
2 3 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (11.11%) MS Visio
2 5 (6.94%) MS Office
3 3 (4.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 19 (26.39%) Internet
2 16 (22.22%) Network Security
3 15 (20.83%) IPsec
3 15 (20.83%) OSPF
3 15 (20.83%) Firewall
3 15 (20.83%) RIP
3 15 (20.83%) VPN
3 15 (20.83%) SSL
4 14 (19.44%) Radio Access Network
5 12 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
5 12 (16.67%) WLAN
5 12 (16.67%) LAN
5 12 (16.67%) Wireless
6 11 (15.28%) Broadband
6 11 (15.28%) Cisco ISE
7 7 (9.72%) MVNO
8 6 (8.33%) LTE
8 6 (8.33%) Unified Communications
8 6 (8.33%) PBX
9 5 (6.94%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
General
1 65 (90.28%) Telecoms
2 13 (18.06%) Billing
3 2 (2.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (23.61%) Business Analyst
1 17 (23.61%) Analyst
2 12 (16.67%) Design Engineer
2 12 (16.67%) Security Engineer
3 10 (13.89%) Designer
4 9 (12.50%) Service Desk Engineer
4 9 (12.50%) Architect
5 7 (9.72%) Business Process Analyst
5 7 (9.72%) IP Engineer
5 7 (9.72%) Process Analyst
6 5 (6.94%) Telecoms Business Analyst
6 5 (6.94%) Network Design Engineer
6 5 (6.94%) Network Security Engineer
6 5 (6.94%) Network Engineer
7 4 (5.56%) Network Security Specialist
7 4 (5.56%) UML Business Analyst
7 4 (5.56%) Network Specialist
7 4 (5.56%) Technical Writer
7 4 (5.56%) Security Specialist
7 4 (5.56%) OSS Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.39%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (22.22%) SecurID
2 8 (11.11%) Machine to Machine
3 4 (5.56%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.39%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.39%) Internet of Things
5 1 (1.39%) NGOSS
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.39%) Windows
1 1 (1.39%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (80.56%) ITIL
2 12 (16.67%) Validation
3 11 (15.28%) Risk Assessment
3 11 (15.28%) Business Analysis
3 11 (15.28%) CRM
3 11 (15.28%) Demand Forecasting
4 10 (13.89%) Use Case
5 7 (9.72%) Performance Management
5 7 (9.72%) Business Performance Management
5 7 (9.72%) Customer Intelligence
5 7 (9.72%) Service Management
5 7 (9.72%) Process Management
6 5 (6.94%) Six Sigma
6 5 (6.94%) UML
6 5 (6.94%) Incident Management
7 4 (5.56%) TOGAF
7 4 (5.56%) Migration
7 4 (5.56%) Project Management
7 4 (5.56%) Software Engineering
8 3 (4.17%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.39%) Perl
1 1 (1.39%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (25.00%) Degree
2 16 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (22.22%) CCNP
3 15 (20.83%) CISSP
3 15 (20.83%) SC Cleared
3 15 (20.83%) Security Cleared
4 11 (15.28%) ISEB
5 9 (12.50%) CBAP
6 1 (1.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.39%) PMP
6 1 (1.39%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (20.83%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.39%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (5.56%) OpenView
2 3 (4.17%) Tivoli
2 3 (4.17%) NSN NetAct
2 3 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.39%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 18 (25.00%) Cisco
2 17 (23.61%) Microsoft
3 16 (22.22%) CheckPoint
3 16 (22.22%) Fortinet
4 15 (20.83%) Tufin
4 15 (20.83%) F5
4 15 (20.83%) AlgoSec
5 12 (16.67%) CA
6 7 (9.72%) HP
7 6 (8.33%) BT
8 5 (6.94%) Huawei
9 4 (5.56%) Ericsson
9 4 (5.56%) BMC
10 3 (4.17%) IBM
10 3 (4.17%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
11 2 (2.78%) Oracle
12 1 (1.39%) Siebel
12 1 (1.39%) EMC
12 1 (1.39%) Comverse
12 1 (1.39%) Remedy