The table below looks at the statistics for eTOM skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited eTOM over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Enhanced Telecom Operations Map (eTOM)
Rank 241 232 199
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -33
Contract jobs citing eTOM 18 21 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.18% 0.22% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.30% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 13 1
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£400 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
7561 6953 5999
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 75.13% 71.86% 71.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4265 3871 3116
Average daily rate £395 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.40% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £361
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 272 278 266
Average hourly rate £32.50 £27.00 £28.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.37% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.35 £12.50 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £29.75 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+5.68% -7.03%

eTOM
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

eTOM Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

eTOM
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

eTOM Daily Rate Trend in the South East

eTOM
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

eTOM Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

eTOM
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing eTOM within the South East region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015. 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
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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
Berkshire -5 14 £408 -1.21%
Hampshire -14 4 £400 -5.88%
Buckinghamshire - - - -
eTOM
England

eTOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 53 (92.98%) Telecoms
2 42 (73.68%) ITIL
3 18 (31.58%) Cisco
4 17 (29.82%) Degree
5 16 (28.07%) SecurID
5 16 (28.07%) Fortinet
5 16 (28.07%) Network Security
5 16 (28.07%) Security Cleared
5 16 (28.07%) Microsoft
5 16 (28.07%) CCNP
5 16 (28.07%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (28.07%) Internet
5 16 (28.07%) CheckPoint
6 15 (26.32%) OSPF
6 15 (26.32%) CISSP
6 15 (26.32%) Firewall
6 15 (26.32%) RIP
6 15 (26.32%) VPN
6 15 (26.32%) SSL
6 15 (26.32%) PCI DSS
6 15 (26.32%) SC Cleared
6 15 (26.32%) Tufin
6 15 (26.32%) IPsec
6 15 (26.32%) F5
6 15 (26.32%) AlgoSec
7 12 (21.05%) Validation
7 12 (21.05%) Wireless
7 12 (21.05%) Cisco ASA
7 12 (21.05%) LAN
7 12 (21.05%) WLAN

eTOM
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 (8.77%) CMS
2 1 (1.75%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.75%) Lync
2 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (7.02%) MS Visio
2 3 (5.26%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.51%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 16 (28.07%) Internet
1 16 (28.07%) Network Security
2 15 (26.32%) IPsec
2 15 (26.32%) OSPF
2 15 (26.32%) Firewall
2 15 (26.32%) RIP
2 15 (26.32%) VPN
2 15 (26.32%) SSL
3 12 (21.05%) WLAN
3 12 (21.05%) LAN
3 12 (21.05%) Wireless
3 12 (21.05%) Cisco ASA
4 11 (19.30%) Cisco ISE
5 6 (10.53%) Radio Access Network
5 6 (10.53%) Broadband
6 5 (8.77%) PBX
6 5 (8.77%) WAN
6 5 (8.77%) MPLS
6 5 (8.77%) MVNO
6 5 (8.77%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
General
1 53 (92.98%) Telecoms
2 11 (19.30%) Billing
3 1 (1.75%) Finance
3 1 (1.75%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (26.32%) Business Analyst
1 15 (26.32%) Analyst
2 12 (21.05%) Design Engineer
2 12 (21.05%) Security Engineer
3 9 (15.79%) Architect
4 8 (14.04%) Designer
5 7 (12.28%) IP Engineer
6 6 (10.53%) Telecoms Business Analyst
7 5 (8.77%) Network Design Engineer
7 5 (8.77%) Service Desk Engineer
7 5 (8.77%) Network Engineer
7 5 (8.77%) Network Security Engineer
8 4 (7.02%) Network Specialist
8 4 (7.02%) Change Manager
8 4 (7.02%) Network Design Specialist
8 4 (7.02%) Network Security Specialist
8 4 (7.02%) UML Business Analyst
8 4 (7.02%) Security Specialist
9 3 (5.26%) Solutions Designer
10 2 (3.51%) Process Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.51%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (28.07%) SecurID
2 6 (10.53%) Machine to Machine
3 4 (7.02%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (7.02%) Frameworx
4 2 (3.51%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.51%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.75%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.75%) Internet of Things
5 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (73.68%) ITIL
2 12 (21.05%) Validation
3 11 (19.30%) Risk Assessment
3 11 (19.30%) Demand Forecasting
4 10 (17.54%) Use Case
4 10 (17.54%) CRM
5 9 (15.79%) UML
6 6 (10.53%) Service Management
6 6 (10.53%) Business Analysis
7 5 (8.77%) Business Performance Management
7 5 (8.77%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (8.77%) Process Management
7 5 (8.77%) Customer Intelligence
7 5 (8.77%) Performance Management
8 4 (7.02%) Six Sigma
8 4 (7.02%) Change Management
8 4 (7.02%) Project Management
8 4 (7.02%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (7.02%) Enterprise Architecture
9 3 (5.26%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.75%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (29.82%) Degree
2 16 (28.07%) CCNP
2 16 (28.07%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (28.07%) Security Cleared
3 15 (26.32%) CISSP
3 15 (26.32%) SC Cleared
4 8 (14.04%) ISEB
5 5 (8.77%) CBAP
6 1 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.75%) PMP
6 1 (1.75%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (26.32%) PCI DSS
2 3 (5.26%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.75%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (31.58%) Cisco
2 16 (28.07%) Microsoft
2 16 (28.07%) CheckPoint
2 16 (28.07%) Fortinet
3 15 (26.32%) Tufin
3 15 (26.32%) F5
3 15 (26.32%) AlgoSec
4 12 (21.05%) CA
5 5 (8.77%) BT
6 4 (7.02%) Oracle
7 2 (3.51%) Amdocs
7 2 (3.51%) Pega
8 1 (1.75%) Comverse
8 1 (1.75%) Remedy
8 1 (1.75%) Cognos
8 1 (1.75%) Siebel
8 1 (1.75%) IBM
8 1 (1.75%) Ericsson
8 1 (1.75%) Lotus
8 1 (1.75%) HP