The table below looks at the statistics for Telnet skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telnet over the 3 months to 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telnet
Rank 568 550 556
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +6
Contract jobs citing Telnet 39 28 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.068% 0.054% 0.016%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.48% 0.40% 0.100%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 8 5
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£430 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.62% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £293 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £469 £397
UK excluding London average daily rate £430 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
+18.62% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - -

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

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
8118 6995 8016
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 14.23% 13.46% 15.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 4655 3850 3842
Average daily rate £360 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £223 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.88% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 438 473 605
Average hourly rate £22.50 £20.25 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -1.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.51 £12.00 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.88 £21.88 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +4.16%

Telnet
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Telnet within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Telnet Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Telnet
Daily Rate Trend

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

Telnet Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Telnet
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Telnet within the UK over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

Telnet Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Telnet
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Telnet Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Telnet
Top 20 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Telnet within the UK over the 3 months to 21 November 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 -4 38 £430 +32.30% 7
South West -19 17 £450 +1.12% 2
Tyne and Wear -27 8 £430 +4.24%
North East -28 8 £430 +4.24%
Newcastle upon Tyne -32 8 £430 +4.24%
South East -15 5 £215 - 2
London -3 4 £444 - 3
Buckinghamshire - 3 £215 -
Hampshire - 2 £215 - 2
Gloucestershire -16 1 - - 2
City of London - - - - 1
North West - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Rochdale - - - -
Southampton - - - - 2
Cheltenham - - - - 2
Edinburgh - - - -
Gloucester - - - -
High Wycombe - - - -
Scotland - - - -

Telnet
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Telnet 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 Telnet.

1 42 (67.74%) FTP
2 32 (51.61%) SNMP
3 26 (41.94%) Linux
3 26 (41.94%) Firewall
4 24 (38.71%) UNIX
4 24 (38.71%) Perl
5 23 (37.10%) Cisco
6 21 (33.87%) TCP/IP
7 20 (32.26%) DHCP
8 19 (30.65%) Cisco Certification
8 19 (30.65%) MS Office
8 19 (30.65%) MS Visio
8 19 (30.65%) ETL
9 18 (29.03%) LAN
9 18 (29.03%) Data Warehouse
9 18 (29.03%) MPLS
9 18 (29.03%) Requirements Analysis
10 17 (27.42%) WAN
11 16 (25.81%) HTTP
11 16 (25.81%) CCIE
11 16 (25.81%) Telecoms
11 16 (25.81%) Performance Management
11 16 (25.81%) Network Management
12 15 (24.19%) Security Cleared
12 15 (24.19%) CCNP
12 15 (24.19%) CISSP
13 14 (22.58%) Ericsson
13 14 (22.58%) Cisco Nexus
14 13 (20.97%) SC Cleared
14 13 (20.97%) OSPF

Telnet
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Telnet 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 Telnet. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (12.90%) SAS
2 3 (4.84%) Apache
3 1 (1.61%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 19 (30.65%) MS Office
1 19 (30.65%) MS Visio
2 10 (16.13%) MS Excel
3 5 (8.06%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (4.84%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.61%) Google Apps
1 1 (1.61%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 42 (67.74%) FTP
2 32 (51.61%) SNMP
3 26 (41.94%) Firewall
4 21 (33.87%) TCP/IP
5 20 (32.26%) DHCP
6 18 (29.03%) LAN
6 18 (29.03%) MPLS
7 17 (27.42%) WAN
8 16 (25.81%) HTTP
9 14 (22.58%) Cisco Nexus
10 13 (20.97%) OSPF
11 11 (17.74%) 3G
11 11 (17.74%) Wireless
11 11 (17.74%) 2G
11 11 (17.74%) LTE
11 11 (17.74%) Radio Access Network
12 10 (16.13%) DNS
13 9 (14.52%) Broadband
13 9 (14.52%) NAS
14 8 (12.90%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (29.03%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (20.97%) PostgreSQL
2 13 (20.97%) MySQL
3 8 (12.90%) Base SAS
3 8 (12.90%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 7 (11.29%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 1 (1.61%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (1.61%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 9 (14.52%) Selenium
2 5 (8.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 5 (8.06%) Talend Open Studio
2 5 (8.06%) Redmine
2 5 (8.06%) Trac
2 5 (8.06%) JUnit
2 5 (8.06%) Bugzilla
2 5 (8.06%) JIRA
3 3 (4.84%) Subversion
General
1 16 (25.81%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.23%) Finance
3 1 (1.61%) Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (37.10%) Developer
2 8 (12.90%) Network Engineer
2 8 (12.90%) Test Engineer
2 8 (12.90%) Network Support
2 8 (12.90%) SAS Developer
3 6 (9.68%) Database Developer
4 4 (6.45%) Consultant
5 3 (4.84%) Automation Engineer
5 3 (4.84%) Network Design Consultant
5 3 (4.84%) Software Engineer
5 3 (4.84%) Analyst
5 3 (4.84%) Network Consultant
6 2 (3.23%) Support Analyst
6 2 (3.23%) Support Engineer
6 2 (3.23%) Design Engineer
6 2 (3.23%) Tester
6 2 (3.23%) Software Developer
6 2 (3.23%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (3.23%) Desktop Engineer
6 2 (3.23%) Perl Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (17.74%) XML
2 9 (14.52%) ODBC
2 9 (14.52%) .NET
3 6 (9.68%) ActiveMQ
4 4 (6.45%) HTML
4 4 (6.45%) CSS
5 2 (3.23%) RESTful
6 1 (1.61%) Twisted
6 1 (1.61%) Web Services
6 1 (1.61%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.68%) Statistics
2 5 (8.06%) STB
3 4 (6.45%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.84%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.61%) Streaming Video
5 1 (1.61%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.61%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.61%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.61%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 26 (41.94%) Linux
2 24 (38.71%) UNIX
3 13 (20.97%) Windows
4 11 (17.74%) Solaris
5 3 (4.84%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.61%) SUSE
7 1 (1.61%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.61%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (30.65%) ETL
2 18 (29.03%) Requirements Analysis
3 16 (25.81%) Performance Management
3 16 (25.81%) Network Management
4 10 (16.13%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (14.52%) Network Design
5 9 (14.52%) Network Performance Management
6 8 (12.90%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (11.29%) Service Delivery
8 6 (9.68%) Configuration Management
8 6 (9.68%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (8.06%) Test Automation
9 5 (8.06%) Functional Testing
9 5 (8.06%) Use Case
9 5 (8.06%) Workflow
9 5 (8.06%) Validation
10 4 (6.45%) Web Development
10 4 (6.45%) Test Scripting
11 3 (4.84%) Software Engineering
11 3 (4.84%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (38.71%) Perl
2 13 (20.97%) SQL
3 12 (19.35%) PHP
4 10 (16.13%) Java
5 9 (14.52%) C#
5 9 (14.52%) Shell Script
6 8 (12.90%) Ruby
6 8 (12.90%) PowerShell
6 8 (12.90%) Bash Shell
6 8 (12.90%) C++
6 8 (12.90%) JavaScript
6 8 (12.90%) VB.NET
7 7 (11.29%) Python
8 1 (1.61%) JCL
Qualifications
1 19 (30.65%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (25.81%) CCIE
3 15 (24.19%) CCNP
3 15 (24.19%) CISSP
3 15 (24.19%) Security Cleared
4 13 (20.97%) SC Cleared
5 4 (6.45%) SAS Certification
6 3 (4.84%) HND
6 3 (4.84%) CCNA
7 1 (1.61%) CCDP
7 1 (1.61%) CCIP
7 1 (1.61%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.68%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (14.52%) Firmware
2 2 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.23%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.61%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.61%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) SCCM
1 1 (1.61%) Ionix
Vendors
1 23 (37.10%) Cisco
2 14 (22.58%) Ericsson
3 11 (17.74%) Oracle
3 11 (17.74%) Microsoft
3 11 (17.74%) Huawei
3 11 (17.74%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 10 (16.13%) Nortel
5 9 (14.52%) Greenplum
6 7 (11.29%) Informatica
7 6 (9.68%) Business Objects
8 5 (8.06%) Talend
9 3 (4.84%) Tandberg
9 3 (4.84%) Juniper
10 2 (3.23%) Motorola
10 2 (3.23%) VMware
11 1 (1.61%) Altiris
11 1 (1.61%) Google
11 1 (1.61%) Polycom
11 1 (1.61%) Apple
11 1 (1.61%) McAfee