The table below looks at the statistics for eTOM skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited eTOM over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Enhanced Telecom Operations Map (eTOM)
Rank - - 106
Contract jobs citing eTOM 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - 0.051%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.074%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
- - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £413 £263
% change year-on-year
-11.51% +57.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
eTOM
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1787 1819 1349
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 74.58% 75.13% 68.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1090 961 674
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £237 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 134 58
Average hourly rate £28.69 £31.50 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.92% -16.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.98 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+11.21% -12.98%

eTOM
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing eTOM across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

eTOM Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

eTOM
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing eTOM across the West Midlands region.

eTOM Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

eTOM
Top 28 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing eTOM 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 eTOM.

1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) GPRS
1 3 (100.00%) GSM
1 3 (100.00%) WCDMA
1 3 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (100.00%) Nortel
1 3 (100.00%) Ericsson
1 3 (100.00%) Mapinfo
1 3 (100.00%) 3G
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (100.00%) Service Management
1 3 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (100.00%) 2G
1 3 (100.00%) Network Design
1 3 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (100.00%) Huawei
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 3 (100.00%) HSPA
1 3 (100.00%) LTE
1 3 (100.00%) Resource Management
1 3 (100.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
1 3 (100.00%) Network Management
1 3 (100.00%) 4G
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Improvement
1 3 (100.00%) Radio Access Network
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Engineering

eTOM
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing eTOM 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 eTOM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) GPRS
1 3 (100.00%) GSM
1 3 (100.00%) WCDMA
1 3 (100.00%) 3G
1 3 (100.00%) 2G
1 3 (100.00%) HSPA
1 3 (100.00%) LTE
1 3 (100.00%) 4G
1 3 (100.00%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
General
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Radio Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) RAN Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) RAN Performance Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior RAN Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) RF Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (100.00%) Service Management
1 3 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (100.00%) Network Design
1 3 (100.00%) Resource Management
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 3 (100.00%) Network Management
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Engineering
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Nortel
1 3 (100.00%) Ericsson
1 3 (100.00%) Mapinfo
1 3 (100.00%) Huawei
1 3 (100.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks