The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for eTOM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited eTOM over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Enhanced Telecom Operations Map (eTOM)
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 114 102
Rank change year-on-year +27 -12  
Contract jobs citing eTOM 13 9 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.72% 0.38% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.88% 0.48% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 1
Median daily rate £300 £463 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -35.13% +8.82%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £538 £406
% change year-on-year -44.18% +32.30%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

eTOM is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1469 1884 1938
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 81.12% 79.93% 78.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 702 1037 955
Median daily rate £425 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +1.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 72 76
Median hourly rate £18.00 £19.61 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.21% -9.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £13.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £32.00 £39.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

eTOM
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing eTOM as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for eTOM in Berkshire

eTOM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing eTOM in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for eTOM in Berkshire

eTOM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing eTOM in Berkshire over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for eTOM in Berkshire

eTOM
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing eTOM within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell - 5 £300 -
Maidenhead 0 2 - -
Reading +13 1 £325 -
eTOM
South East

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing eTOM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for eTOM.

1 23 (82.14%) ITIL
2 15 (53.57%) Service Management
3 14 (50.00%) Telecoms
4 12 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (39.29%) Security Cleared
6 10 (35.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 10 (35.71%) COBIT
6 10 (35.71%) Public Cloud
6 10 (35.71%) Service Design
6 10 (35.71%) ITSM
7 9 (32.14%) Degree
8 7 (25.00%) CCNP
8 7 (25.00%) CCNA
8 7 (25.00%) CCDA
8 7 (25.00%) CCDP
8 7 (25.00%) WAN
8 7 (25.00%) VLAN
8 7 (25.00%) DMVPN
8 7 (25.00%) SC Cleared
9 6 (21.43%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (17.86%) CESG
10 5 (17.86%) Billing
10 5 (17.86%) CCSP
10 5 (17.86%) CISSP
10 5 (17.86%) CISM
10 5 (17.86%) Configuration Management
10 5 (17.86%) Star Schema
10 5 (17.86%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 5 (17.86%) Cloud Computing

eTOM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.14%) CMS
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.86%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.00%) DMVPN
1 7 (25.00%) VLAN
1 7 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (3.57%) 3G
2 1 (3.57%) 4G
2 1 (3.57%) BGP
2 1 (3.57%) DSL
2 1 (3.57%) MPLS
2 1 (3.57%) OSPF
2 1 (3.57%) PBX
2 1 (3.57%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (3.57%) SNMP
2 1 (3.57%) SSL
2 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.57%) Telnet
2 1 (3.57%) VoIP
2 1 (3.57%) VPN
2 1 (3.57%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) Star Schema
2 2 (7.14%) Big Data
General
1 14 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (17.86%) Billing
3 1 (3.57%) Electronics
3 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Architect
2 7 (25.00%) Author
2 7 (25.00%) Technical Author
3 5 (17.86%) Analyst
3 5 (17.86%) Business Analyst
3 5 (17.86%) Cloud Specialist
3 5 (17.86%) Security Specialist
3 5 (17.86%) Telecoms Analyst
3 5 (17.86%) Telecoms Business Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) OSS Architect
4 4 (14.29%) Service Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Service Design Architect
6 2 (7.14%) BSS Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Digital Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Digital Business Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) IT Architect
6 2 (7.14%) ITIL Service Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Operations Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Operations Business Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) .NET
1 1 (3.57%) JMS
1 1 (3.57%) REST
1 1 (3.57%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (35.71%) Public Cloud
2 5 (17.86%) CESG
3 2 (7.14%) Internet of Things
4 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.57%) IPTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (82.14%) ITIL
2 15 (53.57%) Service Management
3 10 (35.71%) ITSM
3 10 (35.71%) Service Design
4 6 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (17.86%) Configuration Management
5 5 (17.86%) Time Management
6 4 (14.29%) Migration
7 2 (7.14%) Business Analysis
7 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (7.14%) Fault Management
7 2 (7.14%) Incident Management
7 2 (7.14%) Performance Management
7 2 (7.14%) SOA
7 2 (7.14%) Ticket Management
8 1 (3.57%) Conceptual Models
8 1 (3.57%) Problem Management
8 1 (3.57%) Requirements Analysis
8 1 (3.57%) Resource Management
8 1 (3.57%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (39.29%) Security Cleared
3 9 (32.14%) Degree
4 7 (25.00%) CCDA
4 7 (25.00%) CCDP
4 7 (25.00%) CCNA
4 7 (25.00%) CCNP
4 7 (25.00%) SC Cleared
5 6 (21.43%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (17.86%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 5 (17.86%) CCSP
6 5 (17.86%) CISM
6 5 (17.86%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (35.71%) COBIT
1 10 (35.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (14.29%) ISO 22301
3 2 (7.14%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Amdocs OSS
1 1 (3.57%) Netcool
1 1 (3.57%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 2 (7.14%) Huawei
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle
2 1 (3.57%) Amdocs
2 1 (3.57%) Cramer
2 1 (3.57%) Ericsson
2 1 (3.57%) HP
2 1 (3.57%) IBM
2 1 (3.57%) Remedy