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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enhanced Telecom Operations Map (eTOM)
Rank 85 111 115
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +4
Contract jobs citing eTOM 41 17 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.55% 0.66% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.24% 0.93% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 12 2
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£438 £420 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £389 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £415 £426
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -2.46%
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
1827 1823 1690
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 68.97% 70.74% 68.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 994 913 681
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £505 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 55 75
Average hourly rate £27.83 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+59.02% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £12.35 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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
Bracknell - 5 £425 -
Maidenhead 0 3 - -
Newbury -2 3 £450 +8.43% 1
Reading +16 2 £550 +29.41%
eTOM
South East

eTOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 61 (87.14%) Telecoms
2 58 (82.86%) ITIL
3 18 (25.71%) Cisco
4 17 (24.29%) CheckPoint
4 17 (24.29%) Internet
4 17 (24.29%) Firewall
4 17 (24.29%) Degree
4 17 (24.29%) Network Security
5 16 (22.86%) OSPF
5 16 (22.86%) RIP
5 16 (22.86%) CCNP
5 16 (22.86%) CISSP
5 16 (22.86%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (22.86%) PCI DSS
6 15 (21.43%) Microsoft
7 14 (20.00%) Fortinet
8 13 (18.57%) IPsec
8 13 (18.57%) SecurID
8 13 (18.57%) Billing
8 13 (18.57%) VPN
8 13 (18.57%) SSL
8 13 (18.57%) SC Cleared
8 13 (18.57%) Security Cleared
8 13 (18.57%) Tufin
8 13 (18.57%) F5
8 13 (18.57%) Radio Access Network
8 13 (18.57%) AlgoSec
9 11 (15.71%) Use Case
9 11 (15.71%) Cisco ASA
9 11 (15.71%) Business Analysis

eTOM
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 5 (7.14%) SharePoint
1 5 (7.14%) Lync
2 4 (5.71%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (11.43%) MS Visio
2 7 (10.00%) MS Office
3 4 (5.71%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 17 (24.29%) Internet
1 17 (24.29%) Firewall
1 17 (24.29%) Network Security
2 16 (22.86%) OSPF
2 16 (22.86%) RIP
3 13 (18.57%) IPsec
3 13 (18.57%) VPN
3 13 (18.57%) SSL
3 13 (18.57%) Radio Access Network
4 11 (15.71%) Cisco ASA
5 9 (12.86%) Broadband
6 7 (10.00%) LAN
6 7 (10.00%) WLAN
6 7 (10.00%) Wireless
6 7 (10.00%) Cisco ISE
7 6 (8.57%) MVNO
7 6 (8.57%) LTE
8 4 (5.71%) Unified Communications
8 4 (5.71%) 4G
8 4 (5.71%) MPLS
General
1 61 (87.14%) Telecoms
2 13 (18.57%) Billing
3 2 (2.86%) Finance
4 1 (1.43%) Advertising
4 1 (1.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (20.00%) Business Analyst
1 14 (20.00%) Analyst
2 12 (17.14%) Architect
3 11 (15.71%) Design Engineer
4 9 (12.86%) Business Process Analyst
4 9 (12.86%) Security Engineer
4 9 (12.86%) Process Analyst
5 8 (11.43%) Network Engineer
6 7 (10.00%) Network Design Engineer
6 7 (10.00%) Designer
7 5 (7.14%) Technical Writer
7 5 (7.14%) OSS Architect
7 5 (7.14%) Telecoms Business Analyst
7 5 (7.14%) Network Security Engineer
7 5 (7.14%) Service Desk Engineer
8 4 (5.71%) IP Engineer
8 4 (5.71%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (5.71%) Author
8 4 (5.71%) Technical Author
9 3 (4.29%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.57%) SecurID
2 6 (8.57%) Machine to Machine
3 5 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.29%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.43%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.43%) PKI
5 1 (1.43%) NGOSS
5 1 (1.43%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.43%) Windows Vista
1 1 (1.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (82.86%) ITIL
2 11 (15.71%) Use Case
2 11 (15.71%) Business Analysis
3 10 (14.29%) Demand Forecasting
3 10 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
4 7 (10.00%) CRM
4 7 (10.00%) Validation
5 6 (8.57%) Process Management
5 6 (8.57%) TOGAF
6 5 (7.14%) Software Engineering
6 5 (7.14%) Performance Management
6 5 (7.14%) Business Performance Management
6 5 (7.14%) Customer Intelligence
6 5 (7.14%) Analytics
7 4 (5.71%) UML
7 4 (5.71%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (5.71%) Network Design
7 4 (5.71%) Service Management
8 3 (4.29%) Migration
8 3 (4.29%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.86%) Perl
Qualifications
1 17 (24.29%) Degree
2 16 (22.86%) CCNP
2 16 (22.86%) CISSP
2 16 (22.86%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (18.57%) SC Cleared
3 13 (18.57%) Security Cleared
4 9 (12.86%) ISEB
4 9 (12.86%) CBAP
5 3 (4.29%) CCIE
6 2 (2.86%) CCSP
7 1 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.43%) PMP
7 1 (1.43%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (22.86%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.86%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (7.14%) OpenView
1 5 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (4.29%) Tivoli
2 3 (4.29%) NSN NetAct
3 2 (2.86%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 18 (25.71%) Cisco
2 17 (24.29%) CheckPoint
3 15 (21.43%) Microsoft
4 14 (20.00%) Fortinet
5 13 (18.57%) Tufin
5 13 (18.57%) F5
5 13 (18.57%) AlgoSec
6 10 (14.29%) HP
7 7 (10.00%) CA
8 5 (7.14%) BT
8 5 (7.14%) Huawei
8 5 (7.14%) BMC
9 4 (5.71%) Ericsson
10 3 (4.29%) IBM
10 3 (4.29%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
11 2 (2.86%) EMC
12 1 (1.43%) Oracle
12 1 (1.43%) Infovista
12 1 (1.43%) Comverse