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 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telnet
Rank 576 573 543
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -30
Contract jobs citing Telnet 37 19 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.066% 0.036% 0.028%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.47% 0.26% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 12 10
Average daily rate
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£325 £233 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.78% -22.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £165 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £350 £328
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £310
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £14.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £14.00 -

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
7937 7246 6967
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 14.21% 13.69% 14.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 4468 3937 3536
Average daily rate £355 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.38% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £208 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £326 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +1.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 467 381 526
Average hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.42% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £13.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+31.94% -28.00%

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 July 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 21 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 July 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 -20 28 £335 +44.08% 12
East of England +13 18 £350 +112.12% 2
Hertfordshire - 13 £343 -
Welwyn Garden City - 6 £377 -
Watford - 4 £313 -
Bedfordshire +11 3 £500 -
London -11 3 £325 +96.96%
South East -16 3 - - 1
Berkshire - 3 - -
Luton +7 2 £494 -
Brentwood -4 2 £248 +50.00%
South West -8 2 £310 -11.42% 7
Essex -15 2 £248 +50.00%
Manchester - 2 - -
Newbury - 2 - -
North West - 2 - - 1
Cheltenham - 1 £310 -
Wiltshire - 1 - - 5
Reading - 1 - -
Swindon - 1 - - 4
Gloucestershire - 1 £310 -

Telnet
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 31 (56.36%) Linux
2 29 (52.73%) Oracle
2 29 (52.73%) SNMP
3 25 (45.45%) UNIX
3 25 (45.45%) SSH
4 23 (41.82%) Perl
5 22 (40.00%) Java
6 21 (38.18%) XML
7 20 (36.36%) Firewall
7 20 (36.36%) Radio Access Network
8 18 (32.73%) C++
8 18 (32.73%) SQL
9 17 (30.91%) .NET
9 17 (30.91%) Windows
9 17 (30.91%) Telecoms
10 16 (29.09%) FTP
11 15 (27.27%) C#
11 15 (27.27%) 2G
11 15 (27.27%) 3G
12 14 (25.45%) Microsoft
12 14 (25.45%) MS Excel
13 13 (23.64%) MS Office
13 13 (23.64%) MS Visio
13 13 (23.64%) Requirements Analysis
13 13 (23.64%) LTE
14 12 (21.82%) HTTP
14 12 (21.82%) Internet
15 11 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
15 11 (20.00%) Identity Management
15 11 (20.00%) Toad

Telnet
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (3.64%) CMS
2 1 (1.82%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.82%) Apache
Applications
1 14 (25.45%) MS Excel
2 13 (23.64%) MS Visio
2 13 (23.64%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 29 (52.73%) SNMP
2 25 (45.45%) SSH
3 20 (36.36%) Firewall
3 20 (36.36%) Radio Access Network
4 16 (29.09%) FTP
5 15 (27.27%) 3G
5 15 (27.27%) 2G
6 13 (23.64%) LTE
7 12 (21.82%) HTTP
7 12 (21.82%) Internet
8 11 (20.00%) DHCP
8 11 (20.00%) PuTTY
9 10 (18.18%) 4G
9 10 (18.18%) Wireless
9 10 (18.18%) LDAP
10 8 (14.55%) VoIP
10 8 (14.55%) TCP/IP
10 8 (14.55%) VPN
10 8 (14.55%) DNS
11 6 (10.91%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (20.00%) MySQL
1 11 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (16.36%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.64%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (20.00%) Toad
2 4 (7.27%) JIRA
2 4 (7.27%) Redmine
2 4 (7.27%) Trac
3 3 (5.45%) Selenium
3 3 (5.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (5.45%) Bugzilla
3 3 (5.45%) JUnit
4 1 (1.82%) Ant
General
1 17 (30.91%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.45%) Finance
3 2 (3.64%) Games
3 2 (3.64%) Back Office
4 1 (1.82%) Retail
4 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (41.82%) Developer
2 8 (14.55%) Designer
3 7 (12.73%) Consultant
4 6 (10.91%) Test Engineer
4 6 (10.91%) Cyber-Ark Consultant
5 5 (9.09%) ETL Developer
6 4 (7.27%) Network Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Software Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Tester
7 3 (5.45%) Software Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Technical Tester
7 3 (5.45%) Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) Python Software Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Python Developer
8 2 (3.64%) Software Designer
8 2 (3.64%) AWS Developer
8 2 (3.64%) Systems Test Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) .NET Developer
9 1 (1.82%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (38.18%) XML
2 17 (30.91%) .NET
3 6 (10.91%) Web Services
4 2 (3.64%) Silverlight
5 1 (1.82%) REST
5 1 (1.82%) HTML
5 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.82%) SOAP
5 1 (1.82%) XSL
5 1 (1.82%) XSLT
5 1 (1.82%) CGI
5 1 (1.82%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.09%) Streaming Video
2 4 (7.27%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.64%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.64%) STB
3 2 (3.64%) IPTV
3 2 (3.64%) Statistics
3 2 (3.64%) MPEG
3 2 (3.64%) DTV
3 2 (3.64%) Video on Demand
4 1 (1.82%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.82%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 31 (56.36%) Linux
2 25 (45.45%) UNIX
3 17 (30.91%) Windows
4 1 (1.82%) OS/390
4 1 (1.82%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (23.64%) Requirements Analysis
2 11 (20.00%) ETL
2 11 (20.00%) Identity Management
3 9 (16.36%) Validation
3 9 (16.36%) Configuration Management
3 9 (16.36%) Performance Management
4 6 (10.91%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (7.27%) Software Engineering
5 4 (7.27%) SOA
6 3 (5.45%) Test Automation
6 3 (5.45%) Use Case
7 2 (3.64%) Scrum
7 2 (3.64%) Video Processing
7 2 (3.64%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (3.64%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (3.64%) Test Planning
7 2 (3.64%) DRM
7 2 (3.64%) Web Development
7 2 (3.64%) Load Balancing
8 1 (1.82%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 23 (41.82%) Perl
2 22 (40.00%) Java
3 18 (32.73%) SQL
3 18 (32.73%) C++
4 15 (27.27%) C#
5 5 (9.09%) Python
6 4 (7.27%) JavaScript
7 3 (5.45%) VB.NET
7 3 (5.45%) PHP
7 3 (5.45%) Ruby
7 3 (5.45%) PowerShell
7 3 (5.45%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.82%) Embedded C
8 1 (1.82%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.82%) JCL
8 1 (1.82%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (9.09%) Degree
2 3 (5.45%) OCA
2 3 (5.45%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (3.64%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.82%) CCIE
4 1 (1.82%) CCNP
4 1 (1.82%) CCIP
4 1 (1.82%) CCNA
4 1 (1.82%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (16.36%) VMware ESXi
2 7 (12.73%) Active Directory
3 6 (10.91%) Tivoli Directory Server
4 4 (7.27%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 10 (18.18%) Tivoli
2 9 (16.36%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 8 (14.55%) CA Single Sign-On
4 6 (10.91%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 5 (9.09%) Novell Identity Manager
6 3 (5.45%) Iperf
7 2 (3.64%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 29 (52.73%) Oracle
2 14 (25.45%) Microsoft
3 11 (20.00%) Cyber-Ark
4 9 (16.36%) Greenplum
4 9 (16.36%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 9 (16.36%) Huawei
5 8 (14.55%) Nortel
5 8 (14.55%) Ericsson
5 8 (14.55%) Sun
6 7 (12.73%) IBM
7 6 (10.91%) Cisco
7 6 (10.91%) Novell
7 6 (10.91%) CA
8 2 (3.64%) Aruba
8 2 (3.64%) Tektronix
8 2 (3.64%) Apple
8 2 (3.64%) Fortinet
8 2 (3.64%) Citrix
8 2 (3.64%) Adobe
9 1 (1.82%) HP
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