The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Telnet skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Telnet over the 3 months to 25 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.

Telnet
UK
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 579 643 598
Rank change year-on-year +64 -45  
Contract jobs citing Telnet 8 9 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.017% 0.017% 0.068%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.13% 0.11% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 17
Median daily rate £275 £324 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.05% -0.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £261 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £388 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate - £324 £323
% change year-on-year - +0.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Telnet is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 6280 8561 8086
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 13.57% 16.14% 14.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 3720 5192 4560
Median daily rate £400 £390 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +8.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £240 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £340
% change year-on-year +2.73% +7.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 391 421 478
Median hourly rate £27.50 £28.50 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.50% +21.27%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.05 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.83 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £31.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -11.11% +26.00%  

Telnet
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Telnet as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for Telnet in the UK

Telnet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Telnet in the UK

Telnet
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Telnet over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Telnet in the UK

Telnet
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Telnet.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Telnet in the UK

Telnet
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Telnet within the UK over the 3 months to 25 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
England +46 8 £275 -15.05% 6
London +13 8 £275 - 1
West End of London - 1 £400 -
City of London - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Telnet also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Telnet.

1 13 (68.42%) Windows
1 13 (68.42%) DNS
2 12 (63.16%) TCP/IP
3 11 (57.89%) DHCP
4 9 (47.37%) SQL Server
5 8 (42.11%) HTTP
5 8 (42.11%) SNMP
6 7 (36.84%) Unix
6 7 (36.84%) SSL
6 7 (36.84%) Active Directory
7 6 (31.58%) HTTPS
7 6 (31.58%) ITIL
7 6 (31.58%) FTP
7 6 (31.58%) IIS
7 6 (31.58%) Oracle
7 6 (31.58%) Firewall
7 6 (31.58%) Windows Server
8 5 (26.32%) Linux Command Line
8 5 (26.32%) VMware
8 5 (26.32%) NetBackup
8 5 (26.32%) SSH
8 5 (26.32%) Dollar Universe
8 5 (26.32%) MS Exchange
8 5 (26.32%) SMTP
8 5 (26.32%) Veritas
8 5 (26.32%) Control-M
9 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
9 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
9 4 (21.05%) PowerShell

Telnet
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 6 (31.58%) IIS
2 5 (26.32%) MS Exchange
3 2 (10.53%) WebSphere
4 1 (5.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (68.42%) DNS
2 12 (63.16%) TCP/IP
3 11 (57.89%) DHCP
4 8 (42.11%) HTTP
4 8 (42.11%) SNMP
5 7 (36.84%) SSL
6 6 (31.58%) Firewall
6 6 (31.58%) FTP
6 6 (31.58%) HTTPS
7 5 (26.32%) SMTP
7 5 (26.32%) SSH
8 3 (15.79%) BGP
8 3 (15.79%) MPLS
8 3 (15.79%) OSPF
9 2 (10.53%) HSRP
9 2 (10.53%) ICMP
9 2 (10.53%) SAN
9 2 (10.53%) Wireshark
10 1 (5.26%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (5.26%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (47.37%) SQL Server
2 4 (21.05%) Azure SQL Database
2 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (5.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Billing
2 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.26%) Back Office
3 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Operations Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Consultant
4 3 (15.79%) IT Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) IT Operations Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Unix Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Asset Management Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Backup Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) Designer
5 2 (10.53%) Implementation Specialist
5 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Designer
5 2 (10.53%) IP Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) IP Network Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Network Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Storage and Backup Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) Storage Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) Storage Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Tivoli Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Data Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) OSS Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) REST
1 3 (15.79%) SOAP
2 2 (10.53%) Flash
2 2 (10.53%) Regular Expression
2 2 (10.53%) Web Services
2 2 (10.53%) WSDL
2 2 (10.53%) XML
2 2 (10.53%) XSL
2 2 (10.53%) XSLT
3 1 (5.26%) .NET
3 1 (5.26%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Linux Command Line
2 4 (21.05%) Replication
3 3 (15.79%) Data Centre
4 2 (10.53%) DataPower
4 2 (10.53%) Hedge funds
4 2 (10.53%) PKI
5 1 (5.26%) Blackberry
5 1 (5.26%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 13 (68.42%) Windows
2 7 (36.84%) Unix
3 6 (31.58%) Windows Server
4 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (10.53%) AIX
5 2 (10.53%) Linux
5 2 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) ITIL
2 4 (21.05%) Change Management
2 4 (21.05%) Continuous Delivery
2 4 (21.05%) DevOps
2 4 (21.05%) Incident Management
2 4 (21.05%) Load Balancing
2 4 (21.05%) Project Management
3 3 (15.79%) Investment Management
3 3 (15.79%) Problem Management
4 2 (10.53%) Asset Management
4 2 (10.53%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (10.53%) Change Control
4 2 (10.53%) Cryptography
4 2 (10.53%) Data Protection
4 2 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (10.53%) High Availability
4 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
4 2 (10.53%) SOA
4 2 (10.53%) Validation
4 2 (10.53%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) PowerShell
2 3 (15.79%) Java
2 3 (15.79%) Perl
3 2 (10.53%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.26%) C#
4 1 (5.26%) PHP
4 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) MCSE
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.26%) CCIP
2 1 (5.26%) CCNP
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 7 (36.84%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 3 (15.79%) Virtual Servers
2 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (15.79%) VMware Workstation
3 2 (10.53%) XenApp
4 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) Control-M
1 5 (26.32%) Dollar Universe
1 5 (26.32%) NetBackup
2 4 (21.05%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (15.79%) Tivoli
4 2 (10.53%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Amdocs OSS
5 1 (5.26%) Netcool
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Oracle
2 5 (26.32%) Veritas
2 5 (26.32%) VMware
3 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
4 3 (15.79%) IBM
5 2 (10.53%) Cisco
5 2 (10.53%) Citrix
5 2 (10.53%) F5
5 2 (10.53%) Juniper
5 2 (10.53%) Red Hat
6 1 (5.26%) Amdocs
6 1 (5.26%) Avaya
6 1 (5.26%) Cramer
6 1 (5.26%) Ericsson
6 1 (5.26%) HP
6 1 (5.26%) Remedy