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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telnet
Rank 573 550 552
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +2
Contract jobs citing Telnet 19 20 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.035% 0.039% 0.018%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.24% 0.29% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 5 7
Average daily rate
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£430 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £285 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £447 £422
UK excluding London average daily rate £430 £400 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
7825 6877 7709
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 14.43% 13.43% 15.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 4453 3746 3776
Average daily rate £363 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £220 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 419 411 645
Average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.52 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.85 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £21.00 £21.67
% change year-on-year
+11.90% -3.06%

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 24 December 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 22 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 24 December 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -23 18 £430 +17.00% 10
Tyne and Wear - 8 £430 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 8 £430 -
North East - 8 £430 -
London +12 4 £425 - 3
South East -27 4 £315 - 3
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Devon - - - - 1
Gloucestershire - - - - 2
Hampshire - - - - 3
City of London - - - - 1
Manchester - - - - 1
North West - - - - 1
Plymouth - - - - 1
Rochdale - - - -
Southampton - - - - 3
Cheltenham - - - - 2
Edinburgh - - - -
Gloucester - - - -
High Wycombe - - - -
South West - - - - 3
Scotland - - - -

Telnet
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 33 (62.26%) FTP
2 31 (58.49%) SNMP
3 21 (39.62%) Firewall
4 19 (35.85%) TCP/IP
4 19 (35.85%) Cisco
4 19 (35.85%) Cisco Certification
4 19 (35.85%) MPLS
4 19 (35.85%) UNIX
4 19 (35.85%) Linux
4 19 (35.85%) MS Visio
4 19 (35.85%) ETL
5 18 (33.96%) Data Warehouse
5 18 (33.96%) MS Office
5 18 (33.96%) Requirements Analysis
6 17 (32.08%) Perl
6 17 (32.08%) CCIE
7 16 (30.19%) CCNP
7 16 (30.19%) LAN
7 16 (30.19%) WAN
7 16 (30.19%) Performance Management
7 16 (30.19%) Network Management
8 15 (28.30%) Security Cleared
8 15 (28.30%) CISSP
9 14 (26.42%) Ericsson
9 14 (26.42%) DHCP
9 14 (26.42%) PostgreSQL
9 14 (26.42%) Cisco Nexus
10 13 (24.53%) SC Cleared
10 13 (24.53%) OSPF
11 12 (22.64%) SQL

Telnet
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (15.09%) SAS
Applications
1 19 (35.85%) MS Visio
2 18 (33.96%) MS Office
3 10 (18.87%) MS Excel
4 5 (9.43%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (5.66%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.89%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 33 (62.26%) FTP
2 31 (58.49%) SNMP
3 21 (39.62%) Firewall
4 19 (35.85%) TCP/IP
4 19 (35.85%) MPLS
5 16 (30.19%) LAN
5 16 (30.19%) WAN
6 14 (26.42%) DHCP
6 14 (26.42%) Cisco Nexus
7 13 (24.53%) OSPF
8 11 (20.75%) Radio Access Network
8 11 (20.75%) LTE
8 11 (20.75%) 3G
8 11 (20.75%) 2G
9 8 (15.09%) Network Security
9 8 (15.09%) DNS
9 8 (15.09%) HTTP
10 6 (11.32%) Wireless
11 5 (9.43%) NAS
11 5 (9.43%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (33.96%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (26.42%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (18.87%) MySQL
4 8 (15.09%) Base SAS
4 8 (15.09%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 7 (13.21%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 1 (1.89%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (1.89%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 5 (9.43%) Selenium
1 5 (9.43%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (3.77%) Redmine
2 2 (3.77%) Trac
2 2 (3.77%) Bugzilla
2 2 (3.77%) JIRA
3 1 (1.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.89%) JUnit
General
1 12 (22.64%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.77%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (41.51%) Developer
2 8 (15.09%) Network Support
2 8 (15.09%) SAS Developer
3 6 (11.32%) Database Developer
3 6 (11.32%) Network Engineer
4 4 (7.55%) Software Engineer
4 4 (7.55%) Test Engineer
4 4 (7.55%) Consultant
5 3 (5.66%) Network Design Engineer
5 3 (5.66%) Python Developer
5 3 (5.66%) Network Consultant
5 3 (5.66%) Design Engineer
5 3 (5.66%) Software Developer
5 3 (5.66%) Python Software Engineer
5 3 (5.66%) Network Design Consultant
5 3 (5.66%) Automation Engineer
6 2 (3.77%) Automation Tester
6 2 (3.77%) Tester
6 2 (3.77%) Analyst
6 2 (3.77%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (20.75%) XML
2 8 (15.09%) ODBC
3 6 (11.32%) ActiveMQ
3 6 (11.32%) .NET
4 2 (3.77%) Twisted
5 1 (1.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.32%) Statistics
2 4 (7.55%) Management Information System
2 4 (7.55%) STB
3 3 (5.66%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.89%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 19 (35.85%) UNIX
1 19 (35.85%) Linux
2 8 (15.09%) Solaris
3 6 (11.32%) Windows
4 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (35.85%) ETL
2 18 (33.96%) Requirements Analysis
3 16 (30.19%) Performance Management
3 16 (30.19%) Network Management
4 10 (18.87%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (18.87%) Network Design
5 9 (16.98%) Network Performance Management
6 8 (15.09%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (13.21%) Service Delivery
8 6 (11.32%) Configuration Management
8 6 (11.32%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (9.43%) Workflow
9 5 (9.43%) Validation
9 5 (9.43%) Test Automation
10 4 (7.55%) Test Scripting
10 4 (7.55%) Software Engineering
11 3 (5.66%) Project Management
12 2 (3.77%) Dimensional Modelling
13 1 (1.89%) Data Migration
13 1 (1.89%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 17 (32.08%) Perl
2 12 (22.64%) SQL
3 10 (18.87%) Java
4 9 (16.98%) C#
4 9 (16.98%) Shell Script
5 8 (15.09%) Python
5 8 (15.09%) C++
6 5 (9.43%) JavaScript
6 5 (9.43%) VB.NET
6 5 (9.43%) PHP
6 5 (9.43%) Ruby
6 5 (9.43%) PowerShell
6 5 (9.43%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 19 (35.85%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (32.08%) CCIE
3 16 (30.19%) CCNP
4 15 (28.30%) CISSP
4 15 (28.30%) Security Cleared
5 13 (24.53%) SC Cleared
6 4 (7.55%) SAS Certification
6 4 (7.55%) CCNA
7 3 (5.66%) HND
8 2 (3.77%) Degree
8 2 (3.77%) CCDP
8 2 (3.77%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.32%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (9.43%) Firmware
2 2 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.89%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.89%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (1.89%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) Ionix
Vendors
1 19 (35.85%) Cisco
2 14 (26.42%) Ericsson
3 11 (20.75%) Oracle
3 11 (20.75%) Huawei
3 11 (20.75%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 10 (18.87%) Microsoft
4 10 (18.87%) Nortel
5 9 (16.98%) Greenplum
6 7 (13.21%) Informatica
7 6 (11.32%) Business Objects
8 5 (9.43%) Talend
9 3 (5.66%) Tandberg
10 2 (3.77%) Cramer
10 2 (3.77%) VMware
11 1 (1.89%) Altiris
11 1 (1.89%) Google
11 1 (1.89%) Apple
11 1 (1.89%) HP
11 1 (1.89%) EMC