Period
to 22 January 2018

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 22 January 2018 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
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 862 829 844
Rank change year-on-year -33 +15 -15
Contract jobs citing Telnet 16 27 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.016% 0.028% 0.033%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.12% 0.19% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 14 15
UK median daily rate £180 £378 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -52.32% +7.86% -17.65%
10th Percentile £140 £275 £309
90th Percentile £250 £442 £583
UK excluding London median daily rate £208 £401 £375
% change year-on-year -48.19% +6.80% -11.76%
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% -56.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year - +128.57% -56.25%

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 13,266 14,287 15,069
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.32% 14.99% 13.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,189 8,693 8,722
UK median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £180 £213 £213
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 681 743 914
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £22.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.89% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £10.88 £11.47 £11.25
90th Percentile £45.25 £48.75 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.88 £22.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year -16.11% +4.65% -4.44%

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 22 January 2018.

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 7 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 22 January 2018. 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 -11 16 £180 -52.32% 5
UK excluding London +2 10 £208 -48.19% 5
West Midlands +14 7 £208 -44.67% 1
Midlands +6 7 £208 -44.67% 2
London -37 6 £140 -62.67%
South East -32 2 - - 2
South West - 1 £413 - 1

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 10 (62.50%) DNS
1 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 9 (56.25%) Active Directory
2 9 (56.25%) Citrix
2 9 (56.25%) Windows
2 9 (56.25%) DHCP
3 8 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 7 (43.75%) Cisco
4 7 (43.75%) MS Exchange
4 7 (43.75%) Windows Server
5 6 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (37.50%) XenApp
5 6 (37.50%) Office 365
5 6 (37.50%) IIS
5 6 (37.50%) VMware
5 6 (37.50%) SSH
6 5 (31.25%) SLA
6 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (31.25%) XenServer
7 4 (25.00%) Hyper-V
7 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (25.00%) Patch Management
7 4 (25.00%) Data Centre
7 4 (25.00%) SNMP
7 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
7 4 (25.00%) Firewall
7 4 (25.00%) Internet
7 4 (25.00%) Blackberry
7 4 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

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 7 (43.75%) MS Exchange
2 6 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2013
2 6 (37.50%) IIS
3 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (37.50%) Office 365
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (62.50%) DNS
2 9 (56.25%) DHCP
3 8 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 6 (37.50%) SSH
5 4 (25.00%) Firewall
5 4 (25.00%) Internet
5 4 (25.00%) SNMP
6 3 (18.75%) FTP
6 3 (18.75%) SMTP
7 2 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (12.50%) Ethernet
7 2 (12.50%) HTTP
7 2 (12.50%) NetScaler
7 2 (12.50%) Network Security
7 2 (12.50%) VPN
7 2 (12.50%) WAN
8 1 (6.25%) IP Telephony
8 1 (6.25%) LAN
8 1 (6.25%) VoIP
8 1 (6.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 1 (6.25%) Law
1 1 (6.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Support Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Network Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Security Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
5 1 (6.25%) Desktop Support
5 1 (6.25%) IT Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) IT Security Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Juniper Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Network Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Project Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) Regular Expression
1 2 (12.50%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Blackberry
1 4 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (18.75%) Fat Client
2 3 (18.75%) Thin Client
3 2 (12.50%) Clustering
4 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
4 1 (6.25%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) Windows Server
3 3 (18.75%) Unix
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Patch Management
2 3 (18.75%) Data Centre Operations
2 3 (18.75%) Proactive Management
2 3 (18.75%) Problem Management
2 3 (18.75%) Service Management
3 2 (12.50%) Customer Requirements
3 2 (12.50%) ITIL
3 2 (12.50%) Network Management
4 1 (6.25%) BCP
4 1 (6.25%) Boundary Protection
4 1 (6.25%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (6.25%) Information Governance
4 1 (6.25%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 1 (6.25%) Network Optimisation
4 1 (6.25%) Regulatory Compliance
4 1 (6.25%) SIEM
4 1 (6.25%) Threat Detection
4 1 (6.25%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 1 (6.25%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (6.25%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
1 2 (12.50%) Perl
1 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
1 2 (12.50%) Shell Script
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) CISA
1 1 (6.25%) CISM
1 1 (6.25%) CISSP
1 1 (6.25%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (31.25%) SLA
2 3 (18.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (12.50%) PCI DSS
4 1 (6.25%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (6.25%) GDPR
System Software
1 9 (56.25%) Active Directory
2 6 (37.50%) XenApp
3 5 (31.25%) XenServer
4 4 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 3 (18.75%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (6.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Clustering
1 2 (12.50%) Netcool
1 2 (12.50%) Netcool/OMNIbus
1 2 (12.50%) SCCM
1 2 (12.50%) SCVMM
1 2 (12.50%) Tivoli
2 1 (6.25%) Nessus
2 1 (6.25%) QRadar
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 9 (56.25%) Citrix
3 7 (43.75%) Cisco
4 6 (37.50%) VMware
5 3 (18.75%) EMC
5 3 (18.75%) Symantec
6 2 (12.50%) 3PAR
6 2 (12.50%) HP
6 2 (12.50%) IBM
6 2 (12.50%) Juniper
6 2 (12.50%) NetApp
7 1 (6.25%) Apple
7 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint
7 1 (6.25%) Fortinet
7 1 (6.25%) Qualys