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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Enhanced Telecom Operations Map (eTOM)
Rank 541 534 529
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -5
Contract jobs citing eTOM 67 44 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.094% 0.089%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.12% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 15 28
Average daily rate £538 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.47% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £449 £376 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £655 £440 £527
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+23.52% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
38464 36543 34805
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 81.46% 77.80% 77.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 25533 23649 21506
Average daily rate £430 £425 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1098 988 1090
Average hourly rate £37.50 £26.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.23% -5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.72 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £45.50 £52.32
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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 -3 38 £450 +5.88% 4
London +22 20 £600 +55.84%
North West - 5 £550 -
South West - 3 - -
eTOM
UK

eTOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 91 (80.53%) ITIL
2 70 (61.95%) Telecoms
3 46 (40.71%) CRM
4 35 (30.97%) Service Management
5 28 (24.78%) CMS
5 28 (24.78%) Incident Management
6 27 (23.89%) Ticket Management
7 26 (23.01%) Huawei
8 22 (19.47%) Six Sigma
9 21 (18.58%) MS Visio
10 19 (16.81%) TOGAF
11 18 (15.93%) Process Management
12 17 (15.04%) Change Management
12 17 (15.04%) Process Architecture
13 15 (13.27%) Business Analysis
14 14 (12.39%) Project Management
14 14 (12.39%) Degree
15 13 (11.50%) BPMN
16 12 (10.62%) Billing
16 12 (10.62%) Service Delivery
17 11 (9.73%) Migration
17 11 (9.73%) Enterprise Architecture
17 11 (9.73%) Target Operating Model
17 11 (9.73%) Analytical Skills
18 10 (8.85%) MVNO
18 10 (8.85%) Agile Software Development
19 9 (7.96%) Stakeholder Management
19 9 (7.96%) VMware
19 9 (7.96%) EMC
19 9 (7.96%) ISEB

eTOM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 28 (24.78%) CMS
2 9 (7.96%) SharePoint
3 6 (5.31%) OpenStack
4 5 (4.42%) Smallworld
5 2 (1.77%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.88%) Magnolia
6 1 (0.88%) Node.js
Applications
1 21 (18.58%) MS Visio
2 3 (2.65%) MS Project
3 2 (1.77%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.88%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.42%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.88%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.85%) MVNO
2 6 (5.31%) Network Security
3 5 (4.42%) Ethernet
3 5 (4.42%) Radio Access Network
4 4 (3.54%) 3G
4 4 (3.54%) LAN
5 3 (2.65%) 4G
5 3 (2.65%) DHCP
5 3 (2.65%) DNS
5 3 (2.65%) LTE
5 3 (2.65%) TCP/IP
5 3 (2.65%) Unified Communications
5 3 (2.65%) WAN
6 2 (1.77%) Broadband
6 2 (1.77%) Internet
6 2 (1.77%) MPLS
6 2 (1.77%) WEP
7 1 (0.88%) BGP
7 1 (0.88%) TETRA
7 1 (0.88%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.08%) DB2
2 6 (5.31%) MySQL
2 6 (5.31%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.77%) GIS
4 1 (0.88%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (0.88%) JIRA
General
1 70 (61.95%) Telecoms
2 12 (10.62%) Billing
3 4 (3.54%) Finance
4 2 (1.77%) Retail
5 1 (0.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (33.63%) Architect
2 27 (23.89%) Service Desk Engineer
3 26 (23.01%) Analyst
4 15 (13.27%) Telecoms Engineer
5 14 (12.39%) Business Analyst
6 12 (10.62%) Process Analyst
7 11 (9.73%) Business Architect
8 10 (8.85%) Business Process Architect
8 10 (8.85%) Data Architect
9 8 (7.08%) BSS Architect
9 8 (7.08%) Business Process Analyst
9 8 (7.08%) Telecoms Analyst
10 7 (6.19%) Solutions Architect
11 6 (5.31%) Data Centre Architect
11 6 (5.31%) Designer
11 6 (5.31%) Telecoms Business Analyst
12 5 (4.42%) Cloud Architect
12 5 (4.42%) Core Network Engineer
12 5 (4.42%) IPTV Architect
12 5 (4.42%) Virtualisation Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.77%) .NET
1 2 (1.77%) J2EE
1 2 (1.77%) Servlets
2 1 (0.88%) REST
2 1 (0.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.73%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.31%) Data Centre
2 6 (5.31%) Hybrid Cloud
2 6 (5.31%) Private Cloud
2 6 (5.31%) Public Cloud
3 5 (4.42%) BBC
3 5 (4.42%) iDTV
3 5 (4.42%) IPTV
3 5 (4.42%) Over-the-Top Content
3 5 (4.42%) STB
4 3 (2.65%) CMDB
4 3 (2.65%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.65%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.65%) NHS
4 3 (2.65%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (1.77%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.88%) Frameworx
6 1 (0.88%) iPad
6 1 (0.88%) NGOSS
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.31%) Unix
2 1 (0.88%) Windows
2 1 (0.88%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (80.53%) ITIL
2 46 (40.71%) CRM
3 35 (30.97%) Service Management
4 28 (24.78%) Incident Management
5 27 (23.89%) Ticket Management
6 22 (19.47%) Six Sigma
7 19 (16.81%) TOGAF
8 18 (15.93%) Process Management
9 17 (15.04%) Change Management
9 17 (15.04%) Process Architecture
10 15 (13.27%) Business Analysis
11 14 (12.39%) Project Management
12 13 (11.50%) BPMN
13 12 (10.62%) Service Delivery
14 11 (9.73%) Enterprise Architecture
14 11 (9.73%) Migration
14 11 (9.73%) Target Operating Model
15 10 (8.85%) Agile Software Development
16 9 (7.96%) ERP
16 9 (7.96%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.54%) Java
1 4 (3.54%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (12.39%) Degree
2 9 (7.96%) ISEB
2 9 (7.96%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 6 (5.31%) CBAP
4 5 (4.42%) Security Cleared
5 4 (3.54%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.88%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.88%) CCIE
6 1 (0.88%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.88%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.88%) JNCIE
6 1 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.88%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.31%) QA
2 2 (1.77%) COBIT
2 2 (1.77%) SLA
2 2 (1.77%) Val IT
System Software
1 9 (7.96%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (2.65%) Ionix
2 1 (0.88%) NSN NetAct
2 1 (0.88%) OpenView
2 1 (0.88%) OPNET
Vendors
1 26 (23.01%) Huawei
2 9 (7.96%) EMC
2 9 (7.96%) VMware
3 8 (7.08%) Oracle
4 7 (6.19%) Ericsson
4 7 (6.19%) HP
5 6 (5.31%) NetApp
6 5 (4.42%) BT
7 3 (2.65%) Cisco
7 3 (2.65%) Infoblox
7 3 (2.65%) Microsoft
7 3 (2.65%) Pega
8 2 (1.77%) IBM
8 2 (1.77%) NetScout
8 2 (1.77%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.77%) SAP
9 1 (0.88%) BMC
9 1 (0.88%) Infovista
9 1 (0.88%) Nokia
9 1 (0.88%) Remedy
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