The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Enhanced Telecom Operations Map (eTOM)
England / London
Rank 398 420 412
Rank change year-on-year +22 -8  
Contract jobs citing eTOM 8 16 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.042% 0.072% 0.033%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.049% 0.085% 0.040%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 13 4
Median daily rate £400 £470 £404
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.89% +16.40%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £500 £400
% change year-on-year -15.00% +25.00%  
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 London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 16395 18853 17384
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 85.18% 85.15% 82.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 11793 13608 12215
Median daily rate £480 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £615
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 167 194 249
Median hourly rate £32.50 £22.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.44% +12.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.50 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

eTOM
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

eTOM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for eTOM in London

eTOM
Top 15 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 London region with a requirement for eTOM.

1 4 (36.36%) Siebel
1 4 (36.36%) NetCracker
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) WAN
2 2 (18.18%) CCNP
2 2 (18.18%) CCNA
2 2 (18.18%) CCDA
2 2 (18.18%) CCDP
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (9.09%) Process Improvement
3 1 (9.09%) Presales
3 1 (9.09%) Telecoms

eTOM
Top Related IT Skills in London 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) WAN
General
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Architect
2 4 (36.36%) Siebel Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Designer
4 1 (9.09%) Author
4 1 (9.09%) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Network Designer
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Architect
4 1 (9.09%) OSS Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Process Designer
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Author
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) ITIL
2 1 (9.09%) Presales
2 1 (9.09%) Process Improvement
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) CCDA
1 2 (18.18%) CCDP
1 2 (18.18%) CCNA
1 2 (18.18%) CCNP
1 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) NetCracker
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle
1 4 (36.36%) Siebel