The table below looks at the statistics for eTOM skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited eTOM over the 3 months to 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Enhanced Telecom Operations Map (eTOM)
Rank 591 565 567
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +2
Contract jobs citing eTOM 42 45 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.072% 0.081% 0.038%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.092% 0.11% 0.051%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 18 5
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£425 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £335 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £474 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
-4.24% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £50.00

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
45685 42476 39076
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 78.18% 76.04% 74.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 29782 26353 24011
Average daily rate £425 £410 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1243 1161 1109
Average hourly rate £31.44 £25.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.76% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.62 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.17 £55.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

eTOM
Jobs Demand Trend

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

eTOM Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

eTOM
Daily Rate Trend

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

eTOM Daily Rate Trend in the UK

eTOM
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing eTOM within the UK over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

eTOM Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

eTOM
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing eTOM within the UK.

eTOM Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

eTOM
Top 16 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing eTOM within the UK over the 3 months to 4 September 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
England -4 40 £425 +6.25% 5
South East -25 24 £425 +6.25% 3
Berkshire -9 18 £425 +6.25% 3
London +10 13 £438 +2.88% 2
Reading -3 8 - - 2
Hampshire - 6 - -
City of London +9 4 £525 +4.89%
Hook - 3 - -
East of England - 3 £313 -
Bracknell -6 2 - -
Ipswich - 2 £281 -
Basingstoke - 2 - -
Suffolk - 2 £281 -
Newbury -16 1 - - 1
Luton - 1 £365 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £365 -

eTOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 54 (72.97%) ITIL
2 47 (63.51%) Telecoms
3 27 (36.49%) CRM
4 22 (29.73%) Service Management
5 16 (21.62%) CMS
6 15 (20.27%) Incident Management
6 15 (20.27%) Degree
7 14 (18.92%) Enterprise Architecture
8 12 (16.22%) TOGAF
9 11 (14.86%) Billing
9 11 (14.86%) Process Architecture
10 10 (13.51%) SharePoint
10 10 (13.51%) MS Visio
10 10 (13.51%) Huawei
11 9 (12.16%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (12.16%) Change Management
11 9 (12.16%) MS Project
12 8 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
13 7 (9.46%) UML
13 7 (9.46%) Six Sigma
13 7 (9.46%) Target Operating Model
14 6 (8.11%) Frameworx
14 6 (8.11%) Project Management
14 6 (8.11%) Process Management
14 6 (8.11%) Migration
14 6 (8.11%) QA
15 5 (6.76%) Use Case
15 5 (6.76%) Data Modelling
15 5 (6.76%) ETL
16 4 (5.41%) SLA

eTOM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 16 (21.62%) CMS
2 10 (13.51%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (13.51%) MS Visio
2 9 (12.16%) MS Project
3 2 (2.70%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.41%) MVNO
2 3 (4.05%) Radio Access Network
2 3 (4.05%) WAN
2 3 (4.05%) LAN
3 2 (2.70%) 3GPP
3 2 (2.70%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.70%) DHCP
3 2 (2.70%) Ethernet
3 2 (2.70%) DNS
3 2 (2.70%) 3G
3 2 (2.70%) Firewall
3 2 (2.70%) Wireless
3 2 (2.70%) Broadband
3 2 (2.70%) Network Security
3 2 (2.70%) LTE
4 1 (1.35%) IPsec
4 1 (1.35%) 2G
4 1 (1.35%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.35%) OSPF
4 1 (1.35%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (2.70%) Data Mart
2 2 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (2.70%) Big Data
General
1 47 (63.51%) Telecoms
2 11 (14.86%) Billing
3 3 (4.05%) Multimedia
4 2 (2.70%) Marketing
4 2 (2.70%) Banking
5 1 (1.35%) Electronics
5 1 (1.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (27.03%) Architect
2 17 (22.97%) Service Desk Engineer
3 14 (18.92%) Analyst
4 11 (14.86%) Business Analyst
5 6 (8.11%) Business Architect
6 5 (6.76%) Telecoms Business Analyst
7 4 (5.41%) OSS Architect
7 4 (5.41%) Process Analyst
7 4 (5.41%) BSS Architect
7 4 (5.41%) Test Manager
8 3 (4.05%) Consultant
8 3 (4.05%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (2.70%) 3rd Line Support
9 2 (2.70%) Solutions Designer
9 2 (2.70%) Network Support
9 2 (2.70%) Testing Manager
9 2 (2.70%) Designer
10 1 (1.35%) Technical Design Authority
10 1 (1.35%) IP Engineer
10 1 (1.35%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.11%) Frameworx
2 2 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.70%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.70%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.70%) CMDB
3 1 (1.35%) iPad
3 1 (1.35%) PMI
3 1 (1.35%) SecurID
3 1 (1.35%) NGOSS
3 1 (1.35%) Informatics
3 1 (1.35%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (1.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.35%) Windows
1 1 (1.35%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (72.97%) ITIL
2 27 (36.49%) CRM
3 22 (29.73%) Service Management
4 15 (20.27%) Incident Management
5 14 (18.92%) Enterprise Architecture
6 12 (16.22%) TOGAF
7 11 (14.86%) Process Architecture
8 9 (12.16%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (12.16%) Change Management
9 8 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (9.46%) Six Sigma
10 7 (9.46%) UML
10 7 (9.46%) Target Operating Model
11 6 (8.11%) Migration
11 6 (8.11%) Project Management
11 6 (8.11%) Process Management
12 5 (6.76%) ETL
12 5 (6.76%) Data Modelling
12 5 (6.76%) Use Case
13 4 (5.41%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.35%) C
1 1 (1.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (20.27%) Degree
2 3 (4.05%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.05%) CBAP
2 3 (4.05%) CCNP
2 3 (4.05%) ISEB
2 3 (4.05%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.70%) CCNA
3 2 (2.70%) CCDA
3 2 (2.70%) CCDP
3 2 (2.70%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 2 (2.70%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.35%) CCIE
4 1 (1.35%) PMP
4 1 (1.35%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.35%) MBA
4 1 (1.35%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.11%) QA
2 4 (5.41%) SLA
3 1 (1.35%) TickIT
3 1 (1.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.70%) Ionix
Vendors
1 10 (13.51%) Huawei
2 4 (5.41%) Pega
2 4 (5.41%) Cisco
3 2 (2.70%) Oracle
3 2 (2.70%) EMC
3 2 (2.70%) CheckPoint
3 2 (2.70%) VMware
3 2 (2.70%) Amdocs
3 2 (2.70%) Infoblox
3 2 (2.70%) F5
3 2 (2.70%) Fortinet
4 1 (1.35%) Twitter
4 1 (1.35%) AlgoSec
4 1 (1.35%) Tufin
4 1 (1.35%) NetScout
4 1 (1.35%) Capita
4 1 (1.35%) Infovista
4 1 (1.35%) SAP
4 1 (1.35%) Microsoft
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