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 29 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.

Telnet
UK
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 595 635 613
Rank change year-on-year +40 -22  
Contract jobs citing Telnet 10 13 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.022% 0.024% 0.022%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.15% 0.16% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 6
Median daily rate £450 £396 £233
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.56% +70.43%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £396 £250
% change year-on-year +13.56% +58.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £12.28 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £12.28 -

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 6545 7942 7919
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 14.47% 14.76% 14.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 4037 4754 4323
Median daily rate £400 £380 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +4.82%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 362 339 435
Median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.66% +11.11%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.07 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £46.79
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year -39.18% +25.42%  

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 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 12 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 29 March 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 +47 10 £450 +13.56% 2
South East +20 4 - -
Yorkshire - 4 £450 - 1
Bradford - 4 £450 - 1
West Yorkshire - 4 £450 - 1
London +31 2 - - 1
West Sussex - 2 - -
Horsham - 2 - -
Berkshire +27 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 - -
Newbury - 1 - -
Hook - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 16 (64.00%) Windows
2 15 (60.00%) DNS
3 12 (48.00%) DHCP
3 12 (48.00%) FTP
3 12 (48.00%) HTTP
4 11 (44.00%) Windows Server
5 10 (40.00%) SNMP
5 10 (40.00%) TCP/IP
5 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 10 (40.00%) Linux
5 10 (40.00%) IIS
6 9 (36.00%) ITIL
6 9 (36.00%) HTTPS
6 9 (36.00%) SSL
6 9 (36.00%) Active Directory
6 9 (36.00%) SMTP
6 9 (36.00%) Firewall
6 9 (36.00%) SSH
7 7 (28.00%) MS Office
8 6 (24.00%) Oracle
8 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
8 6 (24.00%) Unix
8 6 (24.00%) Internet
8 6 (24.00%) Load Balancing
8 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
9 5 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
9 5 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
9 5 (20.00%) Octopus Deploy

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 10 (40.00%) IIS
2 2 (8.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (8.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.00%) Apache
3 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (4.00%) IBM Domino
3 1 (4.00%) IBM Notes
3 1 (4.00%) QuickPlace
3 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (28.00%) MS Office
2 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (8.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.00%) G Suite
2 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (60.00%) DNS
2 12 (48.00%) DHCP
2 12 (48.00%) FTP
2 12 (48.00%) HTTP
3 10 (40.00%) SNMP
3 10 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 9 (36.00%) Firewall
4 9 (36.00%) HTTPS
4 9 (36.00%) SMTP
4 9 (36.00%) SSH
4 9 (36.00%) SSL
5 6 (24.00%) Internet
6 4 (16.00%) BGP
6 4 (16.00%) MPLS
6 4 (16.00%) OSPF
6 4 (16.00%) SAN
7 3 (12.00%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (12.00%) HSRP
7 3 (12.00%) LAN
7 3 (12.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (16.00%) Azure SQL Database
3 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (12.00%) MySQL
5 1 (4.00%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (4.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (4.00%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (4.00%) DB2
5 1 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (8.00%) Toad
3 1 (4.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.00%) NetBeans
3 1 (4.00%) TeamCity
3 1 (4.00%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
1 3 (12.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.00%) Billing
3 1 (4.00%) Back Office
3 1 (4.00%) Electronics
3 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.00%) Marketing
3 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (24.00%) Consultant
2 3 (12.00%) Developer
2 3 (12.00%) Implementation Specialist
2 3 (12.00%) Network Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Backup Consultant
3 2 (8.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) CyberArk Consultant
3 2 (8.00%) Designer
3 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Designer
3 2 (8.00%) IP Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) IP Network Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Storage and Backup Consultant
3 2 (8.00%) Storage Consultant
3 2 (8.00%) Storage Manager
3 2 (8.00%) Tivoli Consultant
4 1 (4.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 1 (4.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Juniper Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) XML
2 2 (8.00%) .NET
2 2 (8.00%) Flash
2 2 (8.00%) HTML
2 2 (8.00%) Regular Expression
2 2 (8.00%) Web Services
3 1 (4.00%) 802.1X
3 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.00%) CSS
3 1 (4.00%) JMS
3 1 (4.00%) LAMP
3 1 (4.00%) ODBC
3 1 (4.00%) REST
3 1 (4.00%) SOAP
3 1 (4.00%) XPages
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.00%) Clustering
2 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (4.00%) iSeries
2 1 (4.00%) Replication
2 1 (4.00%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 16 (64.00%) Windows
2 11 (44.00%) Windows Server
3 10 (40.00%) Linux
4 6 (24.00%) Unix
4 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (16.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (8.00%) AIX
7 1 (4.00%) Android
7 1 (4.00%) Mac OS X
7 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) ITIL
2 6 (24.00%) Load Balancing
3 5 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 5 (20.00%) DevOps
3 5 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 5 (20.00%) Project Management
4 4 (16.00%) Virtual Environments
5 3 (12.00%) Configuration Management
5 3 (12.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (12.00%) High Availability
5 3 (12.00%) Performance Management
6 2 (8.00%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (8.00%) Change Control
6 2 (8.00%) Data Protection
6 2 (8.00%) Identity Management
6 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
6 2 (8.00%) Privileged Identity Management
7 1 (4.00%) Application Performance Monitoring
7 1 (4.00%) Server Hardening
7 1 (4.00%) Software Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) Perl
1 5 (20.00%) SQL
2 4 (16.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (12.00%) C#
3 3 (12.00%) Java
3 3 (12.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (8.00%) C++
4 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.00%) PHP
5 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
5 1 (4.00%) C
5 1 (4.00%) LotusScript
5 1 (4.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) MCSE
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (12.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (8.00%) CCNP
4 1 (4.00%) AWS Certification
4 1 (4.00%) CCIE
4 1 (4.00%) CCIP
4 1 (4.00%) CCNA
4 1 (4.00%) CISSP
4 1 (4.00%) Degree
4 1 (4.00%) JNCIE
4 1 (4.00%) JNCIP
System Software
1 9 (36.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (12.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (12.00%) XenApp
3 2 (8.00%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.00%) BitLocker
4 1 (4.00%) Docker
4 1 (4.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (20.00%) Tivoli
2 2 (8.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (4.00%) Amdocs OSS
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (4.00%) MIMEsweeper
3 1 (4.00%) Netcool
3 1 (4.00%) Puppet
3 1 (4.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (24.00%) Oracle
3 4 (16.00%) Cisco
3 4 (16.00%) Citrix
3 4 (16.00%) Red Hat
4 3 (12.00%) Ericsson
4 3 (12.00%) F5
4 3 (12.00%) Juniper
5 2 (8.00%) CA
5 2 (8.00%) CyberArk
5 2 (8.00%) EMC
5 2 (8.00%) Greenplum
5 2 (8.00%) Huawei
5 2 (8.00%) Nokia Networks
5 2 (8.00%) Nortel
5 2 (8.00%) Novell
5 2 (8.00%) Samsung
5 2 (8.00%) Sun
5 2 (8.00%) VMware
6 1 (4.00%) Arista