The table below looks at the statistics for IP Telephony skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IP Telephony over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IP Telephony
Rank 5 13 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Contract jobs citing IP Telephony 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 8.00% 2.04% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 66.67% 14.29% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £348 £323 £250
% change year-on-year
+7.75% +29.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.75 £22.22 £15.63
% change year-on-year
+2.38% +42.20%
IP Telephony
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Communications & Networking Category
Bedford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
3 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 12.00% 14.29% 5.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 1
Median daily rate £400 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +40.54%

IP Telephony
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedford region citing IP Telephony as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

IP Telephony Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

IP Telephony
Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing IP Telephony across the Bedford region.

IP Telephony Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

IP Telephony
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing IP Telephony also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bedford region with a requirement for IP Telephony.

1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Nortel
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) Identity Management
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
1 2 (100.00%) Email Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Server Building
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management

IP Telephony
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Project Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Email Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Identity Management
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) Server Building
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Nortel