The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enhanced Telecom Operations Map (eTOM)
Rank 544 542 535
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -7
Contract jobs citing eTOM 39 15 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.077% 0.031% 0.075%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.10% 0.042% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 4 11
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£400 £363 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +81.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £245 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £409 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
- +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £50.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £50.00 -
eTOM
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
38005 35893 37964
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.58% 73.75% 71.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 23987 22503 22456
Average daily rate £413 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.85% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1076 980 1367
Average hourly rate £22.50 £29.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.41% -10.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.75 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £48.84 £45.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
South East +15 25 £400 +10.34% 2
London +22 9 £425 - 1
South West - - - -
East of England - - - -
eTOM
UK

eTOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (76.27%) Telecoms
2 30 (50.85%) ITIL
3 11 (18.64%) Degree
4 9 (15.25%) Firewall
4 9 (15.25%) CheckPoint
4 9 (15.25%) Project Management
4 9 (15.25%) Cisco
4 9 (15.25%) Network Security
5 8 (13.56%) Business Transformation
5 8 (13.56%) Analytics
5 8 (13.56%) Use Case
6 7 (11.86%) Cisco PIX
6 7 (11.86%) Business Analysis
6 7 (11.86%) Billing
6 7 (11.86%) RIP
6 7 (11.86%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (11.86%) CISSP
6 7 (11.86%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (11.86%) OSPF
6 7 (11.86%) PCI DSS
6 7 (11.86%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (10.17%) Big Data
7 6 (10.17%) Big Data Analytics
7 6 (10.17%) Data Analytics
7 6 (10.17%) CCNP
7 6 (10.17%) Scrum
8 5 (8.47%) TOGAF
8 5 (8.47%) Risk Assessment
8 5 (8.47%) Fortinet
8 5 (8.47%) German Language

eTOM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (3.39%) Lync
1 2 (3.39%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.69%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (8.47%) MS Office
2 4 (6.78%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.39%) MS Project
3 2 (3.39%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.25%) Firewall
1 9 (15.25%) Network Security
2 7 (11.86%) Cisco PIX
2 7 (11.86%) RIP
2 7 (11.86%) OSPF
2 7 (11.86%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (8.47%) MVNO
4 3 (5.08%) IPsec
4 3 (5.08%) VPN
4 3 (5.08%) Internet
4 3 (5.08%) Radio Access Network
5 2 (3.39%) SSL
6 1 (1.69%) Broadband
6 1 (1.69%) LAN
6 1 (1.69%) WAN
6 1 (1.69%) 3G
6 1 (1.69%) MPLS
6 1 (1.69%) BGP
6 1 (1.69%) Unified Communications
6 1 (1.69%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.17%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (1.69%) JIRA
1 1 (1.69%) Selenium
1 1 (1.69%) JUnit
General
1 45 (76.27%) Telecoms
2 7 (11.86%) Billing
3 5 (8.47%) German Language
4 4 (6.78%) Marketing
5 3 (5.08%) Retail
6 2 (3.39%) Finance
7 1 (1.69%) Advertising
7 1 (1.69%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 22 (37.29%) Architect
2 17 (28.81%) Business Analyst
2 17 (28.81%) Analyst
3 14 (23.73%) Solutions Architect
4 10 (16.95%) OSS Architect
5 7 (11.86%) Network Engineer
6 6 (10.17%) Business Process Analyst
6 6 (10.17%) Process Analyst
7 5 (8.47%) Design Engineer
7 5 (8.47%) Network Design Engineer
8 4 (6.78%) Senior Design Engineer
8 4 (6.78%) Principal Solutions Architect
8 4 (6.78%) Principal Architect
8 4 (6.78%) Senior Network Design Engineer
8 4 (6.78%) Change Manager
8 4 (6.78%) Business Change Manager
8 4 (6.78%) Senior Network Engineer
8 4 (6.78%) Security Engineer
8 4 (6.78%) Business Manager
9 3 (5.08%) Telecoms Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.69%) Web Services
1 1 (1.69%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.08%) SecurID
1 3 (5.08%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.39%) PMI
3 1 (1.69%) PKI
3 1 (1.69%) GIS
3 1 (1.69%) Social Media
3 1 (1.69%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (50.85%) ITIL
2 9 (15.25%) Project Management
3 8 (13.56%) Business Transformation
3 8 (13.56%) Analytics
3 8 (13.56%) Use Case
4 7 (11.86%) Business Analysis
4 7 (11.86%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (10.17%) Big Data Analytics
5 6 (10.17%) Data Analytics
5 6 (10.17%) Scrum
6 5 (8.47%) TOGAF
6 5 (8.47%) Risk Assessment
6 5 (8.47%) PRINCE2
6 5 (8.47%) Service Management
6 5 (8.47%) Process Management
6 5 (8.47%) Demand Forecasting
7 4 (6.78%) CRM
7 4 (6.78%) Network Design
7 4 (6.78%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (5.08%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.69%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (18.64%) Degree
2 7 (11.86%) CISSP
2 7 (11.86%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (10.17%) CCNP
4 5 (8.47%) CCIE
5 4 (6.78%) Security Cleared
6 3 (5.08%) CCSP
6 3 (5.08%) ISEB
6 3 (5.08%) SC Cleared
6 3 (5.08%) CBAP
7 2 (3.39%) PMI Certification
8 1 (1.69%) CCDP
8 1 (1.69%) Check Point Certification
8 1 (1.69%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.86%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.69%) QA
2 1 (1.69%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.39%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.69%) OpenView
2 1 (1.69%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 9 (15.25%) CheckPoint
1 9 (15.25%) Cisco
2 5 (8.47%) Fortinet
2 5 (8.47%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.08%) HP
3 3 (5.08%) Tufin
3 3 (5.08%) F5
3 3 (5.08%) AlgoSec
4 2 (3.39%) BMC
4 2 (3.39%) Amdocs
5 1 (1.69%) GUPTA
5 1 (1.69%) Blue Coat
5 1 (1.69%) Casewise
5 1 (1.69%) EMC
5 1 (1.69%) Juniper
5 1 (1.69%) Remedy