The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 12 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VoIP 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 2.33% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £300 £313
% change year-on-year
-4.16% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £17.50 £19.63
% change year-on-year
+17.14% -10.82%
VoIP
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
4 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 9.30% 14.29% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
Average daily rate £260 £350 £259
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.71% +35.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £350 £186
10% offered a daily rate of more than £352 £350 £332
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £336 £320
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 £17.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+128.57% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £20.06 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+49.55% -10.84%

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VoIP across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

VoIP
Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

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

VoIP Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

VoIP
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VoIP across the Bedford region.

VoIP Hourly Rate Trend in Bedford

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedford region citing VoIP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VoIP.

1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) SecurID
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile Device Management
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) IBM Notes
2 2 (66.67%) Lotus Domino
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Symantec
2 2 (66.67%) McAfee
2 2 (66.67%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (66.67%) Blackberry
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Lotus
3 1 (33.33%) IP Telephony
3 1 (33.33%) Thin Client
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (33.33%) TickIT
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedford region citing VoIP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VoIP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) IBM Notes
1 2 (66.67%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) IP Telephony
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Support Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) IT Support Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) IT Support
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Network Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Network Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Blackberry
1 2 (66.67%) SecurID
2 1 (33.33%) Fat Client
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
3 1 (33.33%) Information Governance
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (33.33%) CCNP
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO 9001
1 1 (33.33%) TickIT
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Lotus
2 2 (66.67%) Symantec
2 2 (66.67%) McAfee
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day + NEG
Posted: 4 days ago