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 17 September 2014 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enhanced Telecom Operations Map (eTOM)
Rank 552 563 548
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -15
Contract jobs citing eTOM 44 19 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.078% 0.036% 0.082%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.10% 0.049% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 5 19
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +95.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £355 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £408 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £205
% change year-on-year
- +95.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
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
42032 39080 42164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 74.17% 74.10% 72.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 26251 24056 24404
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1159 1114 1532
Average hourly rate £23.50 £27.50 £30.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.54% -9.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.52 £12.20 £12.62
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

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 17 September 2014.

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 12 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 17 September 2014. 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 +5 40 £400 -
South East +16 28 £400 -
Berkshire +29 26 £400 -
London +19 9 £425 -
Reading +11 3 £500 -
City of London - 3 £501 -
Milton Keynes - 2 £350 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £350 -
Hampshire - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
Basingstoke - - - -
North East - - - -

eTOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 60 (76.92%) Telecoms
2 44 (56.41%) ITIL
3 15 (19.23%) Degree
4 11 (14.10%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (14.10%) Billing
5 10 (12.82%) Business Analysis
6 9 (11.54%) Firewall
6 9 (11.54%) Project Management
6 9 (11.54%) CheckPoint
6 9 (11.54%) Cisco
6 9 (11.54%) Use Case
6 9 (11.54%) Network Security
6 9 (11.54%) Analytics
7 8 (10.26%) MVNO
7 8 (10.26%) CRM
7 8 (10.26%) Service Management
8 7 (8.97%) TOGAF
8 7 (8.97%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (8.97%) MS Visio
8 7 (8.97%) RIP
8 7 (8.97%) CISSP
8 7 (8.97%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (8.97%) OSPF
8 7 (8.97%) Mentoring
8 7 (8.97%) Business Transformation
8 7 (8.97%) Big Data
8 7 (8.97%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (8.97%) PCI DSS
8 7 (8.97%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (8.97%) Cisco PIX

eTOM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 3 (3.85%) SharePoint
1 3 (3.85%) Lync
2 2 (2.56%) CMS
3 1 (1.28%) OpenStack
Applications
1 7 (8.97%) MS Visio
2 6 (7.69%) MS Office
3 2 (2.56%) MS Project
3 2 (2.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.28%) SaaS
1 1 (1.28%) PaaS
1 1 (1.28%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.54%) Firewall
1 9 (11.54%) Network Security
2 8 (10.26%) MVNO
3 7 (8.97%) RIP
3 7 (8.97%) OSPF
3 7 (8.97%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (8.97%) Cisco PIX
4 6 (7.69%) Radio Access Network
4 6 (7.69%) Internet
5 3 (3.85%) IPsec
5 3 (3.85%) 3G
5 3 (3.85%) VPN
5 3 (3.85%) Broadband
5 3 (3.85%) LAN
5 3 (3.85%) LTE
5 3 (3.85%) 4G
6 2 (2.56%) WAN
6 2 (2.56%) SSL
6 2 (2.56%) SAN
7 1 (1.28%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.97%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (1.28%) JUnit
1 1 (1.28%) Selenium
1 1 (1.28%) JIRA
General
1 60 (76.92%) Telecoms
2 11 (14.10%) Billing
3 5 (6.41%) German Language
3 5 (6.41%) Marketing
4 3 (3.85%) Retail
4 3 (3.85%) Finance
5 1 (1.28%) Advertising
5 1 (1.28%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.28%) Dutch Language
5 1 (1.28%) French Language
Job Titles
1 28 (35.90%) Architect
2 20 (25.64%) Business Analyst
2 20 (25.64%) Analyst
3 15 (19.23%) Solutions Architect
4 12 (15.38%) OSS Architect
5 7 (8.97%) Business Process Analyst
5 7 (8.97%) Network Engineer
5 7 (8.97%) Process Analyst
6 5 (6.41%) Design Engineer
6 5 (6.41%) Network Design Engineer
7 4 (5.13%) Principal Architect
7 4 (5.13%) Senior Design Engineer
7 4 (5.13%) Principal Solutions Architect
7 4 (5.13%) Senior Network Design Engineer
7 4 (5.13%) Security Engineer
7 4 (5.13%) Senior Network Engineer
8 3 (3.85%) Systems Architect
8 3 (3.85%) Technical Writer
8 3 (3.85%) Business Manager
8 3 (3.85%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.28%) Middleware
1 1 (1.28%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.97%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.85%) SecurID
2 3 (3.85%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.56%) PMI
4 1 (1.28%) PKI
4 1 (1.28%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.28%) GIS
4 1 (1.28%) IVR
4 1 (1.28%) Open Source
4 1 (1.28%) Social Media
4 1 (1.28%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.56%) UNIX
2 1 (1.28%) Windows
2 1 (1.28%) Solaris
2 1 (1.28%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (56.41%) ITIL
2 11 (14.10%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (12.82%) Business Analysis
4 9 (11.54%) Project Management
4 9 (11.54%) Use Case
4 9 (11.54%) Analytics
5 8 (10.26%) CRM
5 8 (10.26%) Service Management
6 7 (8.97%) TOGAF
6 7 (8.97%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (8.97%) Mentoring
6 7 (8.97%) Business Transformation
7 6 (7.69%) Big Data Analytics
7 6 (7.69%) Data Analytics
7 6 (7.69%) Network Design
7 6 (7.69%) Scrum
8 5 (6.41%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (6.41%) Risk Assessment
8 5 (6.41%) Process Management
8 5 (6.41%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.28%) Perl
Qualifications
1 15 (19.23%) Degree
2 7 (8.97%) CISSP
2 7 (8.97%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (7.69%) CCNP
4 5 (6.41%) CCIE
5 4 (5.13%) CBAP
5 4 (5.13%) Security Cleared
5 4 (5.13%) ISEB
6 3 (3.85%) CCSP
6 3 (3.85%) SC Cleared
7 2 (2.56%) PMI Certification
8 1 (1.28%) Check Point Certification
8 1 (1.28%) CCDP
8 1 (1.28%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.97%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.56%) SLA
3 1 (1.28%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (3.85%) OpenView
1 3 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.56%) NSN NetAct
2 2 (2.56%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.28%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 9 (11.54%) CheckPoint
1 9 (11.54%) Cisco
2 6 (7.69%) HP
3 5 (6.41%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.41%) Fortinet
4 4 (5.13%) Amdocs
4 4 (5.13%) BMC
5 3 (3.85%) Tufin
5 3 (3.85%) F5
5 3 (3.85%) AlgoSec
6 2 (2.56%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
6 2 (2.56%) IBM
6 2 (2.56%) Ericsson
6 2 (2.56%) Huawei
7 1 (1.28%) Blue Coat
7 1 (1.28%) Casewise
7 1 (1.28%) GUPTA
7 1 (1.28%) Juniper
7 1 (1.28%) Genesys
7 1 (1.28%) Remedy
Jersey, Channel Isles
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £300.00 - £400 per day
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