Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 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.

Telnet
UK
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 870 860 836
Rank change year-on-year -10 -24 -1
Contract jobs citing Telnet 9 28 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.009% 0.027% 0.044%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.064% 0.17% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 19 19
UK median daily rate £161 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -57.00% +11.11% -6.90%
10th Percentile £140 £275 £274
90th Percentile £263 £445 £578
UK excluding London median daily rate £250 £363 £350
% change year-on-year -31.03% +3.57% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
UK median hourly rate - £40.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +128.57% -35.19%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year - +128.57% -35.19%

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

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 14042 16143 15907
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.73% 15.52% 13.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 8538 9754 9202
UK median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% +3.33%
10th Percentile £181 £215 £213
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 739 823 1028
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £24.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.83% +17.07% +2.50%
10th Percentile £11.03 £11.72 £11.00
90th Percentile £46.78 £48.30 £46.23
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.66 £25.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year -25.35% +21.95% +2.50%

Telnet
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Telnet as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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 6 months to 20 November 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 6 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 6 months to 20 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
England +8 9 £161 -57.00% 3
London -18 6 £143 -62.25%
UK excluding London +20 3 £250 -31.03% 3
South East -5 2 - -
West Midlands +23 1 £250 -33.33%
Midlands +19 1 £250 -33.33% 1

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 7 (77.78%) Windows
1 7 (77.78%) TCP/IP
2 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 5 (55.56%) Citrix
3 5 (55.56%) DHCP
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 5 (55.56%) DNS
4 4 (44.44%) IIS
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (44.44%) Unix
4 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
4 4 (44.44%) Blackberry
4 4 (44.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (44.44%) XenApp
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
5 3 (33.33%) XenServer
5 3 (33.33%) SSH
5 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (33.33%) Office 365
5 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (33.33%) Shell Script
5 3 (33.33%) FTP
5 3 (33.33%) SNMP
6 2 (22.22%) IBM
6 2 (22.22%) Tivoli
6 2 (22.22%) Netcool
6 2 (22.22%) Netcool/OMNIbus
6 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
6 2 (22.22%) Perl

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 4 (44.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 4 (44.44%) IIS
1 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
2 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) TCP/IP
2 5 (55.56%) DHCP
2 5 (55.56%) DNS
3 3 (33.33%) FTP
3 3 (33.33%) SNMP
3 3 (33.33%) SSH
4 2 (22.22%) Firewall
5 1 (11.11%) Internet
5 1 (11.11%) PuTTY
5 1 (11.11%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Support Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Operations Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Unix Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Unix Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Blackberry
2 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
3 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (11.11%) Clustering
3 1 (11.11%) Fat Client
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (11.11%) Replication
3 1 (11.11%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Unix
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
3 1 (11.11%) AIX
3 1 (11.11%) Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre Operations
2 1 (11.11%) Identity Access Management
2 1 (11.11%) Patch Management
2 1 (11.11%) Proactive Management
2 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
2 1 (11.11%) Programme Delivery
2 1 (11.11%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 2 (22.22%) Perl
3 1 (11.11%) AWK
3 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
3 1 (11.11%) Python
3 1 (11.11%) sed
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (44.44%) XenApp
3 3 (33.33%) XenServer
4 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (11.11%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Netcool
1 2 (22.22%) Netcool/OMNIbus
1 2 (22.22%) Tivoli
2 1 (11.11%) Control-M
2 1 (11.11%) Dollar Universe
2 1 (11.11%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 1 (11.11%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Citrix
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) IBM
2 2 (22.22%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco
3 1 (11.11%) CyberArk
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) Symantec
3 1 (11.11%) Veritas