The first table below looks at the demand for eTOM skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited eTOM over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the England region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enhanced Telecom Operations Map (eTOM)
Rank 562 459 557
Rank change year-on-year
-103 +98
Contract jobs citing eTOM 28 44 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.055% 0.10% 0.036%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.074% 0.14% 0.051%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 3 4
Average daily rate £425 £425 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £425 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £445 £549
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £365
% change year-on-year
- +16.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
37958 31464 38928
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 73.95% 73.02% 69.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 23972 19227 22646
Average daily rate £405 £413 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.81% -0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1118 981 1339
Average hourly rate £27.88 £32.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.89% +16.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £13.50 £13.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £54.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
eTOM
UK

eTOM
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

eTOM Jobs Demand Trend in England

eTOM
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

eTOM Daily Rate Trend in England

eTOM
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing eTOM across the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

eTOM Daily Rate Histogram in England

eTOM
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing eTOM across the England region.

eTOM Hourly Rate Trend in England

eTOM
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing eTOM within the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
South East -31 21 £425 -5.55% 1
London -25 3 £500 +17.64% 4
East of England - - - -
eTOM
UK

eTOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 45 (70.31%) Telecoms
2 22 (34.38%) ITIL
3 15 (23.44%) Project Management
4 14 (21.88%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (20.31%) Billing
5 13 (20.31%) CRM
6 11 (17.19%) Degree
6 11 (17.19%) Use Case
7 10 (15.63%) Change Management
7 10 (15.63%) Data Modelling
7 10 (15.63%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (14.06%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (14.06%) Oracle
8 9 (14.06%) Six Sigma
8 9 (14.06%) Microsoft
8 9 (14.06%) Analytics
9 8 (12.50%) Process Management
9 8 (12.50%) CMMI
9 8 (12.50%) Business Analysis
10 7 (10.94%) TickIT
10 7 (10.94%) Business Transformation
11 6 (9.38%) Retail
11 6 (9.38%) Lean Six Sigma
11 6 (9.38%) IBM
11 6 (9.38%) MS Visio
12 5 (7.81%) ETL
12 5 (7.81%) Cognos
12 5 (7.81%) Business Objects
12 5 (7.81%) SAP
12 5 (7.81%) ODBC

eTOM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 2 (3.13%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 6 (9.38%) MS Visio
2 5 (7.81%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (4.69%) MS Office
4 2 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (3.13%) MS Project
4 2 (3.13%) MS Excel
5 1 (1.56%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.25%) 3GPP
2 2 (3.13%) MVNO
2 2 (3.13%) Radio Access Network
2 2 (3.13%) Wireless
3 1 (1.56%) SONET
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.06%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (7.81%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (3.13%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (1.56%) JUnit
1 1 (1.56%) Selenium
1 1 (1.56%) JIRA
General
1 45 (70.31%) Telecoms
2 13 (20.31%) Billing
3 6 (9.38%) Retail
4 4 (6.25%) Finance
5 1 (1.56%) Marketing
5 1 (1.56%) Back Office
5 1 (1.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 23 (35.94%) Analyst
2 19 (29.69%) Business Analyst
3 16 (25.00%) Architect
4 8 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
4 8 (12.50%) Process Analyst
5 7 (10.94%) Business Manager
5 7 (10.94%) Telecoms Business Analyst
5 7 (10.94%) Change Manager
5 7 (10.94%) Business Change Manager
6 6 (9.38%) Business Process Analyst
6 6 (9.38%) Consultant
7 5 (7.81%) Data Architect
8 4 (6.25%) Mobile Solutions Architect
8 4 (6.25%) Process Manager
9 3 (4.69%) Project Manager
9 3 (4.69%) Senior Analyst
10 2 (3.13%) Lead Data Architect
10 2 (3.13%) Business Data Analyst
10 2 (3.13%) OSS Consultant
10 2 (3.13%) Telecoms Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.81%) ODBC
2 1 (1.56%) .NET
2 1 (1.56%) J2EE
2 1 (1.56%) Web Services
2 1 (1.56%) XML
2 1 (1.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.81%) Replication
2 2 (3.13%) NGOSS
3 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.13%) UNIX
2 1 (1.56%) Windows NT
2 1 (1.56%) Windows
2 1 (1.56%) Linux
2 1 (1.56%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (34.38%) ITIL
2 15 (23.44%) Project Management
3 14 (21.88%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (20.31%) CRM
5 11 (17.19%) Use Case
6 10 (15.63%) Change Management
6 10 (15.63%) Data Modelling
6 10 (15.63%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (14.06%) Six Sigma
7 9 (14.06%) Analytics
8 8 (12.50%) Process Management
8 8 (12.50%) CMMI
8 8 (12.50%) Business Analysis
9 7 (10.94%) Business Transformation
10 6 (9.38%) Lean Six Sigma
11 5 (7.81%) ETL
11 5 (7.81%) Logistics
11 5 (7.81%) TOGAF
11 5 (7.81%) Validation
11 5 (7.81%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.13%) Shell Script
1 2 (3.13%) Java
2 1 (1.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (17.19%) Degree
2 4 (6.25%) ISEB
3 2 (3.13%) CBAP
3 2 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.56%) PMP
4 1 (1.56%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.56%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 1 (1.56%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 1 (1.56%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.94%) TickIT
2 5 (7.81%) QA
3 2 (3.13%) SLA
4 1 (1.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (1.56%) Netcool
Vendors
1 9 (14.06%) Oracle
1 9 (14.06%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.38%) IBM
3 5 (7.81%) Cognos
3 5 (7.81%) Business Objects
3 5 (7.81%) SAP
3 5 (7.81%) Informatica
4 3 (4.69%) Remedy
5 1 (1.56%) Siebel
5 1 (1.56%) Progress
5 1 (1.56%) BMC
5 1 (1.56%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.56%) Infovista
5 1 (1.56%) Minitab
5 1 (1.56%) Cramer
5 1 (1.56%) MetaSolv
5 1 (1.56%) Pega