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 3 August 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telnet
Rank 595 589 564
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -25
Contract jobs citing Telnet 33 25 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.058% 0.046% 0.027%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.42% 0.33% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 13 8
Average daily rate
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£350 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £165 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £350 £333
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £305 £325
% change year-on-year
+19.23% -6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 -
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -

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
7818 7661 7013
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 13.73% 14.00% 13.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 4471 4083 3635
Average daily rate £375 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £323
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 474 416 465
Average hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £12.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £42.50 £41.13
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+7.62% -21.56%

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 3 August 2015.

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 29 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 3 August 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 +1 32 £350 +112.12% 11
East of England +7 11 £389 +135.56% 1
South East -21 9 £250 -28.57% 2
Hertfordshire - 9 £356 - 1
Berkshire +6 8 £250 - 1
Welwyn Garden City - 6 £377 -
West Midlands - 6 £318 -
Worcestershire - 5 £318 -
Worcester - 5 £318 -
Newbury - 4 - -
London -13 3 £325 +96.96%
North West - 3 - -
Watford - 3 £313 - 1
Manchester - 3 - -
Bedfordshire +13 2 £500 -
Reading - 2 - -
Luton +12 1 £500 -
South West -2 1 £575 +64.28% 6
Bristol -3 1 £575 +64.28%
Hampshire -8 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
Tyne and Wear - 1 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 - -
Slough - 1 - - 1
Portsmouth - 1 - -
Leeds - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
North East - 1 - -

Telnet
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 33 (49.25%) Linux
2 31 (46.27%) SNMP
2 31 (46.27%) SSH
3 30 (44.78%) Oracle
4 27 (40.30%) UNIX
5 25 (37.31%) Firewall
6 24 (35.82%) Java
6 24 (35.82%) Perl
7 22 (32.84%) Windows
7 22 (32.84%) XML
7 22 (32.84%) Radio Access Network
8 20 (29.85%) FTP
9 19 (28.36%) Microsoft
9 19 (28.36%) SQL
9 19 (28.36%) .NET
9 19 (28.36%) Internet
10 18 (26.87%) C++
10 18 (26.87%) Telecoms
11 17 (25.37%) 2G
11 17 (25.37%) 3G
12 16 (23.88%) HTTP
13 15 (22.39%) Cisco
13 15 (22.39%) C#
13 15 (22.39%) PuTTY
14 14 (20.90%) Requirements Analysis
15 13 (19.40%) Cyber-Ark
15 13 (19.40%) LTE
15 13 (19.40%) MS Office
15 13 (19.40%) LDAP
15 13 (19.40%) MS Excel

Telnet
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 2 (2.99%) CMS
2 1 (1.49%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.49%) Confluence
2 1 (1.49%) Apache
2 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.49%) SAS
Applications
1 13 (19.40%) MS Office
1 13 (19.40%) MS Excel
1 13 (19.40%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 31 (46.27%) SNMP
1 31 (46.27%) SSH
2 25 (37.31%) Firewall
3 22 (32.84%) Radio Access Network
4 20 (29.85%) FTP
5 19 (28.36%) Internet
6 17 (25.37%) 3G
6 17 (25.37%) 2G
7 16 (23.88%) HTTP
8 15 (22.39%) PuTTY
9 13 (19.40%) LTE
9 13 (19.40%) LDAP
10 12 (17.91%) DHCP
10 12 (17.91%) 4G
11 11 (16.42%) VPN
12 10 (14.93%) TCP/IP
13 9 (13.43%) DNS
13 9 (13.43%) Wireless
14 8 (11.94%) VoIP
15 7 (10.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.91%) MySQL
2 11 (16.42%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (13.43%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.99%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.49%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.49%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.49%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.49%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (19.40%) Toad
2 5 (7.46%) JIRA
3 4 (5.97%) Redmine
3 4 (5.97%) Trac
4 3 (4.48%) Selenium
4 3 (4.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (4.48%) Bugzilla
4 3 (4.48%) JUnit
5 1 (1.49%) Ant
5 1 (1.49%) Subversion
5 1 (1.49%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.49%) Mercurial
General
1 18 (26.87%) Telecoms
2 4 (5.97%) Finance
2 4 (5.97%) Back Office
3 2 (2.99%) Games
4 1 (1.49%) Retail
4 1 (1.49%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (35.82%) Developer
2 10 (14.93%) Consultant
3 8 (11.94%) Designer
4 6 (8.96%) Cyber-Ark Consultant
5 5 (7.46%) ETL Developer
5 5 (7.46%) Technical Tester
5 5 (7.46%) Tester
5 5 (7.46%) Analyst
6 4 (5.97%) Test Engineer
6 4 (5.97%) Software Developer
6 4 (5.97%) Network Engineer
7 3 (4.48%) Software Engineer
7 3 (4.48%) Network Consultant
7 3 (4.48%) Python Developer
7 3 (4.48%) Python Software Engineer
8 2 (2.99%) AWS Developer
8 2 (2.99%) Software Designer
8 2 (2.99%) .NET Developer
8 2 (2.99%) UNIX Engineer
8 2 (2.99%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (32.84%) XML
2 19 (28.36%) .NET
3 7 (10.45%) Web Services
4 3 (4.48%) 802.1X
4 3 (4.48%) HTML
5 2 (2.99%) SOAP
5 2 (2.99%) Silverlight
5 2 (2.99%) REST
5 2 (2.99%) CSS
6 1 (1.49%) JDBC
6 1 (1.49%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.49%) XSL
6 1 (1.49%) XSLT
6 1 (1.49%) CGI
6 1 (1.49%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (1.49%) Ajax
6 1 (1.49%) CSS3
6 1 (1.49%) Sass
6 1 (1.49%) LESS
6 1 (1.49%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.97%) Management Information System
1 4 (5.97%) Data Centre
2 3 (4.48%) Streaming Video
2 3 (4.48%) Statistics
3 2 (2.99%) MPEG
3 2 (2.99%) DTV
3 2 (2.99%) STB
3 2 (2.99%) IPTV
3 2 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.99%) Video on Demand
4 1 (1.49%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.49%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.49%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.49%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 33 (49.25%) Linux
2 27 (40.30%) UNIX
3 22 (32.84%) Windows
4 2 (2.99%) OS/390
5 1 (1.49%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (1.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.49%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (20.90%) Requirements Analysis
2 13 (19.40%) Identity Management
3 11 (16.42%) ETL
4 10 (14.93%) Configuration Management
5 9 (13.43%) Validation
5 9 (13.43%) Performance Management
6 7 (10.45%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (5.97%) SOA
7 4 (5.97%) Software Engineering
7 4 (5.97%) Test Planning
8 3 (4.48%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (4.48%) Load Balancing
8 3 (4.48%) Use Case
8 3 (4.48%) Network Monitoring
9 2 (2.99%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (2.99%) Video Processing
9 2 (2.99%) Incident Management
9 2 (2.99%) Scrum
9 2 (2.99%) DRM
9 2 (2.99%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 24 (35.82%) Java
1 24 (35.82%) Perl
2 19 (28.36%) SQL
3 18 (26.87%) C++
4 15 (22.39%) C#
5 6 (8.96%) Python
6 5 (7.46%) JavaScript
7 4 (5.97%) PHP
8 3 (4.48%) VB.NET
8 3 (4.48%) Ruby
8 3 (4.48%) PowerShell
8 3 (4.48%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.99%) JCL
10 1 (1.49%) Embedded C
10 1 (1.49%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.49%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (7.46%) Degree
2 4 (5.97%) OCA
2 4 (5.97%) Oracle Certification
3 3 (4.48%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.49%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.49%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.49%) CCIE
4 1 (1.49%) CCNP
4 1 (1.49%) CCIP
4 1 (1.49%) CCNA
4 1 (1.49%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.99%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (11.94%) Active Directory
2 7 (10.45%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 4 (5.97%) Firmware
4 1 (1.49%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (17.91%) Tivoli
2 11 (16.42%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 10 (14.93%) CA Single Sign-On
4 7 (10.45%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 6 (8.96%) Novell Identity Manager
6 4 (5.97%) SCVMM
6 4 (5.97%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (1.49%) CA Spectrum
7 1 (1.49%) logstash
7 1 (1.49%) Iperf
7 1 (1.49%) ZABBIX
7 1 (1.49%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 30 (44.78%) Oracle
2 19 (28.36%) Microsoft
3 15 (22.39%) Cisco
4 13 (19.40%) Cyber-Ark
5 9 (13.43%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 9 (13.43%) Huawei
5 9 (13.43%) Greenplum
5 9 (13.43%) IBM
6 8 (11.94%) Nortel
6 8 (11.94%) Sun
6 8 (11.94%) CA
6 8 (11.94%) Ericsson
7 7 (10.45%) Novell
8 5 (7.46%) HP
9 3 (4.48%) Fortinet
9 3 (4.48%) Aruba
10 2 (2.99%) Tektronix
10 2 (2.99%) Apple
10 2 (2.99%) Citrix
10 2 (2.99%) Adobe