The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 29 April 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)
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 74 -
Rank change year-on-year +18 -  
Contract jobs citing eTOM 4 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.59% 0.78% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.75% 1.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Median daily rate £425 £550 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.72% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £500 £400
% change year-on-year -37.50% +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 Reading with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 532 798 721
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 78.47% 77.55% 72.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 268 457 383
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £260 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 13 17
Median hourly rate £29.75 £19.61 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +51.70% -12.84%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £9.45 £18.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £24.95 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £36.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year +2.77% +18.03%  

eTOM
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 Reading

eTOM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for eTOM in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 Reading region with a requirement for eTOM.

1 4 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (75.00%) Billing
3 2 (50.00%) Internet of Things
3 2 (50.00%) Service Management
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (25.00%) Retail
4 1 (25.00%) SOA
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (25.00%) 3G
4 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
4 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (25.00%) Fault Management
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (25.00%) 4G
4 1 (25.00%) Radio Access Network

eTOM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 1 (25.00%) 3G
1 1 (25.00%) 4G
1 1 (25.00%) Radio Access Network
General
1 4 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (75.00%) Billing
3 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Business Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Service Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Telecoms Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Telecoms Business Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Digital Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Digital Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Operations Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Operations Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Design Authority
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Internet of Things
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) Fault Management
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (25.00%) SOA
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification