The table below looks at the statistics for IP Telephony skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IP Telephony over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IP Telephony
Rank 39 31 55
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +24
Contract jobs citing IP Telephony 2 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.58% 0.87% 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.90% 8.33% 2.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Median daily rate - £300 £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £300 £319
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.38 £24.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-33.83% +41.42%
IP Telephony
East of England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
69 36 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 20.06% 10.43% 9.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 19 34
Median daily rate £388 £334 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.10% -4.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £174 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 0
Median hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.85
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -8.05%

IP Telephony
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 Bedfordshire

IP Telephony
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

IP Telephony Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

IP Telephony
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

IP Telephony Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

IP Telephony
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for IP Telephony.

1 5 (55.56%) Cisco
2 4 (44.44%) Citrix
2 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 4 (44.44%) SCCM
3 3 (33.33%) Windows
3 3 (33.33%) LAN
3 3 (33.33%) WAN
4 2 (22.22%) SLA
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL
4 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
4 2 (22.22%) HP
4 2 (22.22%) Nortel
4 2 (22.22%) Thin Client
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (22.22%) Avaya
4 2 (22.22%) MPLS
4 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
4 2 (22.22%) Identity Management
4 2 (22.22%) Migration
4 2 (22.22%) VMware
4 2 (22.22%) Local Government
4 2 (22.22%) Fat Client
4 2 (22.22%) Email Migration
4 2 (22.22%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (22.22%) Server Building
4 2 (22.22%) Windows 8
4 2 (22.22%) CCNA
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012

IP Telephony
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 3 (33.33%) LAN
1 3 (33.33%) WAN
2 2 (22.22%) MPLS
3 1 (11.11%) Firewall
General
1 2 (22.22%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Analyst
1 2 (22.22%) Desktop Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Desktop Support
1 2 (22.22%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Network Analyst
1 2 (22.22%) Network Specialist
1 2 (22.22%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
1 2 (22.22%) Senior Network Specialist
1 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Citrix Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Project Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Server Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Fat Client
1 2 (22.22%) Thin Client
2 1 (11.11%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
2 2 (22.22%) Windows 8
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Email Migration
1 2 (22.22%) Identity Management
1 2 (22.22%) ITIL
1 2 (22.22%) Migration
1 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
1 2 (22.22%) Server Building
2 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (11.11%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) CCNA
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (22.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (11.11%) vSphere
3 1 (11.11%) XenApp
3 1 (11.11%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) SCCM
2 2 (22.22%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Cisco
2 4 (44.44%) Citrix
3 2 (22.22%) Avaya
3 2 (22.22%) HP
3 2 (22.22%) Nortel
3 2 (22.22%) VMware
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft