Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for eTOM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited eTOM over the 6 months to 18 November 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)
UK > England
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 776 833 786
Rank change year-on-year +57 -47 -35
Contract jobs citing eTOM 55 40 79
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.059% 0.041% 0.075%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.069% 0.048% 0.092%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 15 32
England median daily rate £450 £400 £447
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -10.56% +5.24%
10th Percentile £309 £245 £317
90th Percentile £575 £589 £563
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £447
% change year-on-year +2.86% -2.18% +5.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

eTOM is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 79501 82625 86049
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 84.69% 84.18% 81.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 53476 55123 56736
England median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £288 £265 £263
90th Percentile £638 £613 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1856 2135 2506
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.41 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.68% +8.49% +18.42%
10th Percentile £11.38 £11.50 £11.50
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.75 £47.50
UK median hourly rate £23.63 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.56% +6.67% +18.42%

eTOM
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing eTOM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for eTOM in England

eTOM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for eTOM in England

eTOM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing eTOM in England over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for eTOM in England

eTOM
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing eTOM within the England region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +34 46 £400 - 1
London -6 8 £475 +73.52%
Midlands - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - -
eTOM
UK

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 England region with a requirement for eTOM.

1 30 (54.55%) ITIL
2 26 (47.27%) Telecoms
3 21 (38.18%) Service Management
4 17 (30.91%) Degree
5 15 (27.27%) ITSM
5 15 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (27.27%) Data Modelling
6 13 (23.64%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (23.64%) COBIT
6 13 (23.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 13 (23.64%) Security Cleared
6 13 (23.64%) Public Cloud
6 13 (23.64%) Service Design
7 12 (21.82%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 12 (21.82%) Cloud Computing
7 12 (21.82%) Enterprise Architecture
7 12 (21.82%) CESG
7 12 (21.82%) CISSP
7 12 (21.82%) CISM
8 11 (20.00%) CCSP
8 11 (20.00%) Star Schema
8 11 (20.00%) UML
8 11 (20.00%) Time Management
8 11 (20.00%) Analytics
9 10 (18.18%) ISO 22301
10 7 (12.73%) Data Architecture
11 6 (10.91%) GDPR
11 6 (10.91%) TOGAF
11 6 (10.91%) Huawei
11 6 (10.91%) Resource Management

eTOM
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 3 (5.45%) CMS
2 1 (1.82%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 12 (21.82%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.09%) MVNO
2 3 (5.45%) OpenFlow
3 2 (3.64%) DOCSIS
3 2 (3.64%) SDH
3 2 (3.64%) SNMP
4 1 (1.82%) 4G
4 1 (1.82%) DMVPN
4 1 (1.82%) Internet
4 1 (1.82%) LTE
4 1 (1.82%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (1.82%) VLAN
4 1 (1.82%) VoLTE
4 1 (1.82%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (20.00%) Star Schema
2 3 (5.45%) Big Data
2 3 (5.45%) DB2
3 2 (3.64%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.64%) MySQL
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (5.45%) ERwin
2 2 (3.64%) PowerDesigner
General
1 26 (47.27%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.64%) Billing
2 2 (3.64%) Dutch Language
2 2 (3.64%) French Language
3 1 (1.82%) Finance
3 1 (1.82%) Marketing
3 1 (1.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (49.09%) Architect
2 11 (20.00%) Cloud Specialist
2 11 (20.00%) Security Specialist
3 8 (14.55%) Data Architect
4 7 (12.73%) Analyst
4 7 (12.73%) BSS Architect
4 7 (12.73%) Business Analyst
5 6 (10.91%) CISSP Specialist
6 4 (7.27%) Business Architect
6 4 (7.27%) Consultant
6 4 (7.27%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (7.27%) Telecoms Analyst
6 4 (7.27%) Telecoms Business Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) Enterprise Architect
7 3 (5.45%) Service Desk Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Operations Analyst
8 2 (3.64%) OSS Architect
8 2 (3.64%) OSS Consultant
8 2 (3.64%) Service Analyst
8 2 (3.64%) Service Management Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.82%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 13 (23.64%) Public Cloud
2 12 (21.82%) CESG
3 5 (9.09%) Management Information System
4 3 (5.45%) Frameworx
4 3 (5.45%) Web 2.0
5 2 (3.64%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.64%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (3.64%) Reference Data
6 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.82%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.64%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (54.55%) ITIL
2 21 (38.18%) Service Management
3 15 (27.27%) Data Modelling
3 15 (27.27%) ITSM
3 15 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (23.64%) Service Design
5 12 (21.82%) Enterprise Architecture
6 11 (20.00%) Analytics
6 11 (20.00%) Time Management
6 11 (20.00%) UML
7 7 (12.73%) Data Architecture
8 6 (10.91%) Project Management
8 6 (10.91%) Resource Management
8 6 (10.91%) TOGAF
9 5 (9.09%) CRM
9 5 (9.09%) Data Management
9 5 (9.09%) Incident Management
9 5 (9.09%) Process Architecture
9 5 (9.09%) Revenue Management
9 5 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (30.91%) Degree
2 13 (23.64%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (23.64%) Security Cleared
3 12 (21.82%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 12 (21.82%) CISM
3 12 (21.82%) CISSP
4 11 (20.00%) CCSP
5 3 (5.45%) ISEB
6 2 (3.64%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (1.82%) CCDA
7 1 (1.82%) CCDP
7 1 (1.82%) CCNA
7 1 (1.82%) CCNP
7 1 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (23.64%) COBIT
1 13 (23.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (18.18%) ISO 22301
3 6 (10.91%) GDPR
4 2 (3.64%) Data Quality
4 2 (3.64%) PCI DSS
4 2 (3.64%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.64%) Netcool
1 2 (3.64%) OpenView
1 2 (3.64%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.82%) Amdocs OSS
Vendors
1 6 (10.91%) Huawei
2 4 (7.27%) HP
2 4 (7.27%) Oracle
3 3 (5.45%) Embarcadero
3 3 (5.45%) IBM
4 2 (3.64%) Ericsson
4 2 (3.64%) NetCracker
4 2 (3.64%) Remedy
5 1 (1.82%) Amdocs
5 1 (1.82%) BMC
5 1 (1.82%) Cramer
5 1 (1.82%) Nokia