The table below looks at the statistics for eTOM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited eTOM over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Enhanced Telecom Operations Map (eTOM)
Rank 72 66 63
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -3
Contract jobs citing eTOM 8 2 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.81% 0.23% 1.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.06% 0.33% 1.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 12
Average daily rate £550 - £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
eTOM
Berkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
758 600 724
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 76.80% 69.93% 73.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 456 334 364
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £545 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 8 20
Average hourly rate £45.00 £55.65 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.13% +247.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £17.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £55.65 £180.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

eTOM
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

eTOM Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

eTOM
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

eTOM Daily Rate Trend in Reading

eTOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 13 (92.86%) CRM
2 12 (85.71%) ITIL
3 11 (78.57%) Huawei
4 10 (71.43%) Incident Management
4 10 (71.43%) Service Management
4 10 (71.43%) CMS
4 10 (71.43%) Ticket Management
5 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
6 2 (14.29%) Billing
6 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
6 2 (14.29%) Degree
6 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
7 1 (7.14%) Open Source
7 1 (7.14%) Presales
7 1 (7.14%) Convergent Charging
7 1 (7.14%) Node.js
7 1 (7.14%) REST
7 1 (7.14%) OpenStack
7 1 (7.14%) MVNO
7 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (7.14%) Private Cloud
7 1 (7.14%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (7.14%) Public Cloud
7 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
7 1 (7.14%) Unix
7 1 (7.14%) UML
7 1 (7.14%) ERP
7 1 (7.14%) HP
7 1 (7.14%) EMC
7 1 (7.14%) NetApp

eTOM
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 10 (71.43%) CMS
2 1 (7.14%) Node.js
2 1 (7.14%) OpenStack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) MVNO
1 1 (7.14%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) DB2
1 1 (7.14%) MySQL
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 2 (14.29%) Billing
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Service Desk Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Core Network Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Network Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Data Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Data Centre Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Data Integration Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Integration Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Lead Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Telecoms Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.14%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (7.14%) Private Cloud
2 1 (7.14%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) CRM
2 12 (85.71%) ITIL
3 10 (71.43%) Incident Management
3 10 (71.43%) Service Management
3 10 (71.43%) Ticket Management
4 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.14%) BPR
5 1 (7.14%) Business Development
5 1 (7.14%) Convergent Charging
5 1 (7.14%) ERP
5 1 (7.14%) Kanban
5 1 (7.14%) Migration
5 1 (7.14%) Open Source
5 1 (7.14%) Presales
5 1 (7.14%) Scrum
5 1 (7.14%) TOGAF
5 1 (7.14%) UML
5 1 (7.14%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Huawei
2 1 (7.14%) EMC
2 1 (7.14%) HP
2 1 (7.14%) NetApp
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) VMware