The table below looks at the statistics for eTOM skills in IT contracts advertised for the London 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 391 413 395
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -18
Contract jobs citing eTOM 20 3 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.094% 0.014% 0.045%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.018% 0.056%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 4
Average daily rate £600 £385 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.84% -16.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £385 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £660 £385 £518
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
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
17711 17014 17700
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 83.46% 80.30% 80.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 12656 12172 12163
Average daily rate £475 £450 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 218 200 242
Average hourly rate £22.12 £22.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.52% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.59 £14.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.99 £50.00 £72.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

eTOM
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

eTOM Jobs Demand Trend in London

eTOM
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

eTOM Daily Rate Trend in London

eTOM
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing eTOM across the London region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

eTOM Daily Rate Histogram in London

eTOM
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing eTOM within the London 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
City of London +44 3 £688 +78.57%
Osterley - 1 £470 -
eTOM
England

eTOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 20 (68.97%) ITIL
2 18 (62.07%) Telecoms
3 11 (37.93%) TOGAF
3 11 (37.93%) MS Visio
3 11 (37.93%) Six Sigma
4 9 (31.03%) Process Management
5 8 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (27.59%) VMware
5 8 (27.59%) Project Management
5 8 (27.59%) EMC
5 8 (27.59%) CRM
5 8 (27.59%) Enterprise Architecture
5 8 (27.59%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 8 (27.59%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (27.59%) Process Architecture
6 7 (24.14%) Target Operating Model
6 7 (24.14%) Oracle
6 7 (24.14%) ERP
6 7 (24.14%) Migration
6 7 (24.14%) Change Management
7 5 (17.24%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (17.24%) Smallworld
7 5 (17.24%) Service Delivery
7 5 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (17.24%) BBC
7 5 (17.24%) BT
7 5 (17.24%) STB
7 5 (17.24%) Ericsson
7 5 (17.24%) NetApp
7 5 (17.24%) iDTV

eTOM
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 (17.24%) OpenStack
1 5 (17.24%) Smallworld
2 4 (13.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (37.93%) MS Visio
2 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.45%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.24%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) Network Security
2 3 (10.34%) DHCP
2 3 (10.34%) DNS
2 3 (10.34%) Ethernet
2 3 (10.34%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) DB2
1 5 (17.24%) MySQL
1 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) GIS
General
1 18 (62.07%) Telecoms
2 3 (10.34%) Billing
3 2 (6.90%) Retail
4 1 (3.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (65.52%) Architect
2 8 (27.59%) Business Architect
2 8 (27.59%) Business Process Architect
3 7 (24.14%) Data Architect
4 5 (17.24%) Analyst
4 5 (17.24%) Cloud Architect
4 5 (17.24%) Data Centre Architect
4 5 (17.24%) IPTV Architect
4 5 (17.24%) Virtualisation Architect
5 3 (10.34%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (10.34%) Business Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Network Support
6 2 (6.90%) Business Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Business Process Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Process Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Process Manager
6 2 (6.90%) SAP Architect
6 2 (6.90%) SAP Technical Architect
6 2 (6.90%) Technical Architect
6 2 (6.90%) Telecoms Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (17.24%) BBC
1 5 (17.24%) Data Centre
1 5 (17.24%) Hybrid Cloud
1 5 (17.24%) iDTV
1 5 (17.24%) IPTV
1 5 (17.24%) Over-the-Top Content
1 5 (17.24%) Private Cloud
1 5 (17.24%) Public Cloud
1 5 (17.24%) STB
2 3 (10.34%) CMDB
3 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.45%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.24%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (68.97%) ITIL
2 11 (37.93%) Six Sigma
2 11 (37.93%) TOGAF
3 9 (31.03%) Process Management
4 8 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (27.59%) CRM
4 8 (27.59%) Enterprise Architecture
4 8 (27.59%) Process Architecture
4 8 (27.59%) Project Management
5 7 (24.14%) Change Management
5 7 (24.14%) ERP
5 7 (24.14%) Migration
5 7 (24.14%) Target Operating Model
6 5 (17.24%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (17.24%) Presales
6 5 (17.24%) Service Delivery
6 5 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (17.24%) Waterfall
7 4 (13.79%) Lean Six Sigma
7 4 (13.79%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.90%) Java
1 2 (6.90%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (27.59%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 4 (13.79%) Degree
3 1 (3.45%) ISEB
3 1 (3.45%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (3.45%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) QA
System Software
1 8 (27.59%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) Ionix
Vendors
1 8 (27.59%) EMC
1 8 (27.59%) VMware
2 7 (24.14%) Oracle
3 5 (17.24%) BT
3 5 (17.24%) Ericsson
3 5 (17.24%) HP
3 5 (17.24%) NetApp
4 3 (10.34%) Cisco
4 3 (10.34%) Infoblox
4 3 (10.34%) Pega
5 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
5 2 (6.90%) NetScout
5 2 (6.90%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (6.90%) SAP