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 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IP Telephony
Rank 30 37 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Contract jobs citing IP Telephony 7 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.23% 1.31% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.92% 10.42% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £259 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £323 £250
% change year-on-year
+8.52% +29.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.75 £22.22 £15.63
% change year-on-year
+2.38% +42.20%
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
37 48 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 11.78% 12.57% 6.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 33 15
Median daily rate £300 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £190 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £500 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £326
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £26.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +30.00%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IP Telephony across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

IP Telephony Daily Rate Histogram 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
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IP Telephony within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford +6 2 £400 -
Luton +1 2 £164 -
IP Telephony
East of England

IP Telephony
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for IP Telephony.

1 5 (62.50%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (50.00%) Citrix
2 4 (50.00%) SCCM
3 3 (37.50%) Windows
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (25.00%) HP
4 2 (25.00%) Nortel
4 2 (25.00%) MPLS
4 2 (25.00%) Avaya
4 2 (25.00%) Thin Client
4 2 (25.00%) Identity Management
4 2 (25.00%) Migration
4 2 (25.00%) VMware
4 2 (25.00%) Fat Client
4 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
4 2 (25.00%) Email Migration
4 2 (25.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (25.00%) Server Building
4 2 (25.00%) SLA
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (12.50%) Firewall
5 1 (12.50%) vSphere
5 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008

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 2 (25.00%) MPLS
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) LAN
2 1 (12.50%) WAN
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Desktop Support
2 2 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Network Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Network Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix Server Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (12.50%) IP Telephony Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Project Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Server Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Telephony Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Telephony Support
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Fat Client
1 2 (25.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (12.50%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Email Migration
1 2 (25.00%) Identity Management
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL
1 2 (25.00%) Migration
1 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (25.00%) Server Building
2 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (12.50%) vSphere
3 1 (12.50%) XenApp
3 1 (12.50%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) SCCM
2 2 (25.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (25.00%) Avaya
3 2 (25.00%) HP
3 2 (25.00%) Nortel
3 2 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft