Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 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
19 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 843 892 814
Rank change year-on-year +49 -78 +9
Contract jobs citing Telnet 15 17 70
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.016% 0.016% 0.062%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.11% 0.100% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 27
UK median daily rate £275 £339 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.82% +4.23% +26.21%
10th Percentile £203 £273 £191
90th Percentile £435 £444 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +38.46% - +51.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
UK median hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £17.50

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 13309 17052 16205
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 13.80% 15.72% 14.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 7974 10350 9114
UK median daily rate £408 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.88% +6.67% +0.85%
10th Percentile £200 £224 £205
90th Percentile £575 £575 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 746 822 965
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £25.25 £20.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.75% +22.57% +3.00%
10th Percentile £11.00 £11.25 £11.07
90th Percentile £50.00 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £26.50 £20.60
% change year-on-year -30.19% +28.64% +4.30%

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 19 August 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 19 August 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 +52 15 £275 -18.82% 2
London +37 11 £256 -43.06%
UK excluding London +59 4 £450 +38.46% 2
South East +19 3 - - 1
North of England +67 1 £450 +12.50%
Yorkshire - 1 £450 -

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 11 (73.33%) Windows
1 11 (73.33%) TCP/IP
2 9 (60.00%) DNS
2 9 (60.00%) DHCP
3 8 (53.33%) Unix
3 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
4 6 (40.00%) SNMP
4 6 (40.00%) Oracle
4 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
5 5 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 5 (33.33%) Veritas
5 5 (33.33%) Control-M
5 5 (33.33%) VMware
5 5 (33.33%) NetBackup
5 5 (33.33%) SSH
5 5 (33.33%) Dollar Universe
5 5 (33.33%) Linux Command Line
6 4 (26.67%) Data Centre
6 4 (26.67%) Windows Server
6 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
6 4 (26.67%) Replication
6 4 (26.67%) FTP
6 4 (26.67%) SSL
6 4 (26.67%) IIS
7 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
7 3 (20.00%) SOAP
7 3 (20.00%) AIX
7 3 (20.00%) Java
7 3 (20.00%) IBM
7 3 (20.00%) HTTP

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 5 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 4 (26.67%) IIS
3 2 (13.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (13.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (73.33%) TCP/IP
2 9 (60.00%) DHCP
2 9 (60.00%) DNS
3 6 (40.00%) SNMP
4 5 (33.33%) SSH
5 4 (26.67%) FTP
5 4 (26.67%) SSL
6 3 (20.00%) Firewall
6 3 (20.00%) HTTP
6 3 (20.00%) SMTP
7 2 (13.33%) SAN
8 1 (6.67%) BGP
8 1 (6.67%) HTTPS
8 1 (6.67%) LAN
8 1 (6.67%) MPLS
8 1 (6.67%) OSPF
8 1 (6.67%) PBX
8 1 (6.67%) PuTTY
8 1 (6.67%) VPN
8 1 (6.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Billing
2 1 (6.67%) Law
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Consultant
2 5 (33.33%) Operations Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) IT Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) IT Operations Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Unix Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Asset Management Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Backup Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Storage and Backup Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Storage Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Storage Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Tivoli Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Data Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Help Desk Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Implementation Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) OSS Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Unix Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) REST
1 3 (20.00%) SOAP
2 2 (13.33%) Flash
2 2 (13.33%) Regular Expression
2 2 (13.33%) Web Services
2 2 (13.33%) WSDL
2 2 (13.33%) XML
2 2 (13.33%) XSL
2 2 (13.33%) XSLT
3 1 (6.67%) .NET
3 1 (6.67%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Linux Command Line
2 4 (26.67%) Data Centre
2 4 (26.67%) Replication
3 2 (13.33%) Blackberry
3 2 (13.33%) DataPower
3 2 (13.33%) Hedge funds
3 2 (13.33%) PKI
4 1 (6.67%) Clustering
4 1 (6.67%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) Unix
3 4 (26.67%) Windows Server
4 3 (20.00%) AIX
5 2 (13.33%) Linux
6 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (6.67%) Solaris
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Change Management
1 3 (20.00%) Investment Management
1 3 (20.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (13.33%) Asset Management
2 2 (13.33%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (13.33%) Change Control
2 2 (13.33%) Cryptography
2 2 (13.33%) Data Protection
2 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (13.33%) ITIL
2 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
2 2 (13.33%) SOA
2 2 (13.33%) Validation
2 2 (13.33%) Virtual Environments
3 1 (6.67%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (6.67%) Data Centre Operations
3 1 (6.67%) DevOps
3 1 (6.67%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (6.67%) Programme Delivery
3 1 (6.67%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) Java
1 3 (20.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (13.33%) Perl
3 1 (6.67%) AWK
3 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
3 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (6.67%) Python
3 1 (6.67%) sed
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) MCSE
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 3 (20.00%) Virtual Servers
2 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (20.00%) VMware Workstation
2 3 (20.00%) XenApp
3 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) Control-M
1 5 (33.33%) Dollar Universe
1 5 (33.33%) NetBackup
2 3 (20.00%) Tivoli
3 2 (13.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Amdocs OSS
4 1 (6.67%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 1 (6.67%) Netcool
4 1 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle
2 5 (33.33%) Veritas
2 5 (33.33%) VMware
3 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
4 3 (20.00%) Citrix
4 3 (20.00%) IBM
5 1 (6.67%) Amdocs
5 1 (6.67%) Avaya
5 1 (6.67%) Cramer
5 1 (6.67%) CyberArk
5 1 (6.67%) Ericsson
5 1 (6.67%) HP
5 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
5 1 (6.67%) Remedy