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 5 May 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telnet
Rank 574 564 534
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -30
Contract jobs citing Telnet 35 18 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.063% 0.033% 0.040%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.42% 0.25% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 4 8
Average daily rate
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£313 £233 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.40% -27.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £165 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £377 £388 £329
UK excluding London average daily rate £314 £233 £323
% change year-on-year
+34.83% -27.90%
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
8325 7230 7275
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 14.89% 13.25% 15.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 4527 3851 3617
Average daily rate £350 £352 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.56% +0.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 462 391 580
Average hourly rate £28.00 £20.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.20 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £41.15 £44.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -11.11%

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 5 May 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 18 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 5 May 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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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 -16 21 £313 +89.39% 6
East of England +26 12 £325 +96.96% 1
Hertfordshire - 8 £350 - 1
London +16 4 £170 -
Essex +1 3 £170 +3.03%
Brentwood -1 3 £170 +3.03%
Berkshire -3 3 - -
South East -31 3 - - 1
Welwyn Garden City - 3 £377 - 1
Reading - 2 - -
South West - 2 £310 - 4
Watford - 2 £264 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £310 - 1
Wiltshire - 1 - - 2
Swindon - 1 - - 2
Bedfordshire - 1 £488 -
Cheltenham - 1 £310 - 1
Luton - 1 £488 -

Telnet
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 25 (59.52%) Linux
2 24 (57.14%) SNMP
3 21 (50.00%) Oracle
4 20 (47.62%) Perl
5 19 (45.24%) UNIX
6 17 (40.48%) XML
7 16 (38.10%) Java
7 16 (38.10%) Radio Access Network
8 14 (33.33%) C++
8 14 (33.33%) SQL
8 14 (33.33%) SSH
9 13 (30.95%) Telecoms
9 13 (30.95%) FTP
10 12 (28.57%) MS Excel
10 12 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
11 11 (26.19%) 2G
11 11 (26.19%) Firewall
11 11 (26.19%) 3G
11 11 (26.19%) MS Visio
11 11 (26.19%) ETL
11 11 (26.19%) MS Office
11 11 (26.19%) MySQL
11 11 (26.19%) C#
11 11 (26.19%) Microsoft
11 11 (26.19%) Requirements Analysis
11 11 (26.19%) LTE
12 10 (23.81%) HTTP
13 9 (21.43%) .NET
13 9 (21.43%) Windows
13 9 (21.43%) Data Warehouse

Telnet
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 (4.76%) CMS
2 1 (2.38%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.38%) Apache
Applications
1 12 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 11 (26.19%) MS Visio
2 11 (26.19%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 24 (57.14%) SNMP
2 16 (38.10%) Radio Access Network
3 14 (33.33%) SSH
4 13 (30.95%) FTP
5 11 (26.19%) 3G
5 11 (26.19%) Firewall
5 11 (26.19%) 2G
5 11 (26.19%) LTE
6 10 (23.81%) HTTP
7 9 (21.43%) Wireless
8 8 (19.05%) DHCP
9 7 (16.67%) Internet
9 7 (16.67%) 4G
10 6 (14.29%) SSL
10 6 (14.29%) TCP/IP
10 6 (14.29%) 3GPP
11 5 (11.90%) VPN
11 5 (11.90%) MPLS
11 5 (11.90%) BGP
11 5 (11.90%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
2 11 (26.19%) MySQL
3 9 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Toad
1 5 (11.90%) JIRA
1 5 (11.90%) Redmine
1 5 (11.90%) Trac
2 4 (9.52%) Selenium
2 4 (9.52%) Bugzilla
3 3 (7.14%) JUnit
3 3 (7.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (2.38%) Ant
General
1 13 (30.95%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.76%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Games
Job Titles
1 20 (47.62%) Developer
2 7 (16.67%) Designer
3 6 (14.29%) Test Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) ETL Developer
4 5 (11.90%) Software Developer
4 5 (11.90%) Software Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Python Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Python Software Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Consultant
5 4 (9.52%) Network Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Cyber-Ark Consultant
7 2 (4.76%) AWS Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Software Designer
7 2 (4.76%) Network Design Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Design Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Systems Test Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) Technical Tester
8 1 (2.38%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (40.48%) XML
2 9 (21.43%) .NET
3 2 (4.76%) Web Services
3 2 (4.76%) Silverlight
4 1 (2.38%) Twisted
4 1 (2.38%) REST
4 1 (2.38%) HTML
4 1 (2.38%) SOAP
4 1 (2.38%) XSL
4 1 (2.38%) XSLT
4 1 (2.38%) CGI
4 1 (2.38%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Streaming Video
2 4 (9.52%) Management Information System
3 3 (7.14%) STB
4 2 (4.76%) IPTV
4 2 (4.76%) MPEG
4 2 (4.76%) DTV
4 2 (4.76%) Video on Demand
5 1 (2.38%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (2.38%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 25 (59.52%) Linux
2 19 (45.24%) UNIX
3 9 (21.43%) Windows
4 1 (2.38%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.19%) ETL
1 11 (26.19%) Requirements Analysis
2 7 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 7 (16.67%) Validation
2 7 (16.67%) Performance Management
3 6 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 6 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (11.90%) Identity Management
5 4 (9.52%) Test Automation
6 3 (7.14%) Use Case
7 2 (4.76%) Scrum
7 2 (4.76%) Network Design
7 2 (4.76%) SOA
7 2 (4.76%) DRM
7 2 (4.76%) Video Processing
8 1 (2.38%) Network Architecture
8 1 (2.38%) Network Management
8 1 (2.38%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (2.38%) Change Management
8 1 (2.38%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 20 (47.62%) Perl
2 16 (38.10%) Java
3 14 (33.33%) SQL
3 14 (33.33%) C++
4 11 (26.19%) C#
5 5 (11.90%) JavaScript
5 5 (11.90%) Python
6 4 (9.52%) Ruby
6 4 (9.52%) PowerShell
6 4 (9.52%) Bash Shell
6 4 (9.52%) VB.NET
6 4 (9.52%) PHP
7 1 (2.38%) C
7 1 (2.38%) Embedded C
7 1 (2.38%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (14.29%) Degree
2 2 (4.76%) CCIE
2 2 (4.76%) CCNP
2 2 (4.76%) CCIP
2 2 (4.76%) CCNA
2 2 (4.76%) CCDP
2 2 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (4.76%) OCA
2 2 (4.76%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 5 (11.90%) Firmware
1 5 (11.90%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (4.76%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.76%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 4 (9.52%) Tivoli
2 3 (7.14%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 3 (7.14%) CA Single Sign-On
2 3 (7.14%) Iperf
3 1 (2.38%) Novell Identity Manager
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 21 (50.00%) Oracle
2 11 (26.19%) Microsoft
3 7 (16.67%) Huawei
3 7 (16.67%) Greenplum
3 7 (16.67%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 6 (14.29%) Nortel
4 6 (14.29%) Ericsson
5 5 (11.90%) Cyber-Ark
6 3 (7.14%) Sun
6 3 (7.14%) Cisco
7 2 (4.76%) IBM
7 2 (4.76%) Adobe
7 2 (4.76%) Tektronix
7 2 (4.76%) Novell
7 2 (4.76%) Apple
7 2 (4.76%) Cramer
7 2 (4.76%) CA
8 1 (2.38%) Sonus
8 1 (2.38%) NetApp
8 1 (2.38%) Citrix
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Posted: 6 days ago
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Posted: 22 days ago