The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 103 70 65
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -5
Contract jobs citing VoIP 25 61 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.99% 2.18% 2.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.03% 8.10% 9.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 33 23
Median daily rate £438 £288 £235
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+52.17% +22.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £123 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £460 £370
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £291 £275
% change year-on-year
+28.75% +5.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £20.50 £16.33
% change year-on-year
+107.31% +25.51%
VoIP
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
621 753 651
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 24.61% 26.94% 24.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 295 320 235
Median daily rate £375 £310 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.96% +6.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £150 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £345 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.24% +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 22 32
Median hourly rate £27.50 £36.75 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.17% +98.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £22.50 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.50 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £28.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+16.07% +40.00%

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

VoIP
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

VoIP Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

VoIP
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VoIP across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

VoIP Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

VoIP
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

VoIP Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

VoIP
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VoIP within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 5 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
Reading -17 6 £305 +6.08% 1
Slough +9 3 £369 +120.14% 2
Maidenhead +4 2 - - 1
Bracknell -3 1 £500 - 2
Wokingham - 1 - -
VoIP
South East

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing VoIP 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for VoIP.

1 21 (51.22%) Telecoms
2 14 (34.15%) Diameter Protocol
3 13 (31.71%) Windows
3 13 (31.71%) DNS
4 12 (29.27%) TCP/IP
5 11 (26.83%) Unix
6 10 (24.39%) SMTP
6 10 (24.39%) SNMP
7 9 (21.95%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (21.95%) Huawei
7 9 (21.95%) Problem Management
8 8 (19.51%) Degree
8 8 (19.51%) Statistics
8 8 (19.51%) Capacity Management
8 8 (19.51%) Cisco
8 8 (19.51%) CCNA
8 8 (19.51%) LAN
8 8 (19.51%) WAN
8 8 (19.51%) Oracle
8 8 (19.51%) Validation
8 8 (19.51%) Front Office
8 8 (19.51%) Back Office
9 7 (17.07%) H.323
9 7 (17.07%) VMware
9 7 (17.07%) Solaris
10 6 (14.63%) GSM
10 6 (14.63%) Microsoft
10 6 (14.63%) Network Design
10 6 (14.63%) MGCP
10 6 (14.63%) SS7

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 4 (9.76%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.88%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.44%) Apache
3 1 (2.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.44%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.44%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.44%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (2.44%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.44%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.44%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (2.44%) Zope
Applications
1 3 (7.32%) MS Office
2 2 (4.88%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Office 365
2 1 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.44%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.44%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (2.44%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.44%) CloudBees
Communications & Networking
1 14 (34.15%) Diameter Protocol
2 13 (31.71%) DNS
3 12 (29.27%) TCP/IP
4 10 (24.39%) SMTP
4 10 (24.39%) SNMP
5 8 (19.51%) LAN
5 8 (19.51%) WAN
6 7 (17.07%) H.323
7 6 (14.63%) GSM
7 6 (14.63%) MGCP
7 6 (14.63%) SS7
8 5 (12.20%) CDMA
8 5 (12.20%) Firewall
8 5 (12.20%) GPRS
8 5 (12.20%) MPLS
8 5 (12.20%) NGN
8 5 (12.20%) UMTS
8 5 (12.20%) VPN
8 5 (12.20%) WCDMA
8 5 (12.20%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.20%) Oracle Database
1 5 (12.20%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.44%) MySQL
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Git (software)
1 2 (4.88%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.44%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (2.44%) Subversion
General
1 21 (51.22%) Telecoms
2 8 (19.51%) Back Office
2 8 (19.51%) Front Office
3 5 (12.20%) Finance
4 3 (7.32%) Retail
5 1 (2.44%) Billing
5 1 (2.44%) Electronics
5 1 (2.44%) Local Government
5 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (19.51%) Back Office Engineer
2 7 (17.07%) Network Engineer
3 6 (14.63%) Architect
4 5 (12.20%) Core Network Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (9.76%) Support Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Delivery Manager
6 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
6 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Manager
6 3 (7.32%) Systems Integrator
6 3 (7.32%) Technical Support
7 2 (4.88%) Designer
7 2 (4.88%) Network Support
7 2 (4.88%) Network Support Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Oracle Architect
7 2 (4.88%) Service Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Technical Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.88%) XMPP
2 1 (2.44%) ELK Stack
2 1 (2.44%) HTML
2 1 (2.44%) HTML5
2 1 (2.44%) LAMP
2 1 (2.44%) MAPI
2 1 (2.44%) Middleware
2 1 (2.44%) RESTful
2 1 (2.44%) Twisted
2 1 (2.44%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.51%) Statistics
2 6 (14.63%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.88%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.88%) IVR
4 1 (2.44%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.44%) CLARiiON
4 1 (2.44%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 13 (31.71%) Windows
2 11 (26.83%) Unix
3 7 (17.07%) Solaris
4 5 (12.20%) Linux
5 4 (9.76%) Windows Server
6 3 (7.32%) Windows 7
6 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (4.88%) CentOS
7 2 (4.88%) Mac OS X
7 2 (4.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.44%) Android
8 1 (2.44%) Apple iOS
8 1 (2.44%) Debian
8 1 (2.44%) Fedora
8 1 (2.44%) Ubuntu
8 1 (2.44%) Windows Phone
8 1 (2.44%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (21.95%) Problem Management
2 8 (19.51%) Capacity Management
2 8 (19.51%) Validation
3 6 (14.63%) Network Design
4 5 (12.20%) Configuration Management
4 5 (12.20%) Fault Management
4 5 (12.20%) Functional Testing
5 4 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (9.76%) Project Management
6 3 (7.32%) Presales
6 3 (7.32%) Programme Management
6 3 (7.32%) Resource Management
6 3 (7.32%) Waterfall
7 2 (4.88%) B2B
7 2 (4.88%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (4.88%) CRM
7 2 (4.88%) ITIL
7 2 (4.88%) Migration
7 2 (4.88%) Time Management
7 2 (4.88%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.88%) Python
2 1 (2.44%) C
2 1 (2.44%) C++
2 1 (2.44%) Erlang
2 1 (2.44%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (21.95%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (19.51%) CCNA
2 8 (19.51%) Degree
3 3 (7.32%) CCNP
4 2 (4.88%) CCDA
4 2 (4.88%) ISEB
4 2 (4.88%) MCITP
4 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.44%) A+ Certification
5 1 (2.44%) CCDP
5 1 (2.44%) CCENT
5 1 (2.44%) CCIE
5 1 (2.44%) CCNP Voice
5 1 (2.44%) CCVP
5 1 (2.44%) MCSE
5 1 (2.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.20%) SLA
2 2 (4.88%) HIPAA
2 2 (4.88%) QA
3 1 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (9.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (7.32%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.44%) Docker
3 1 (2.44%) KVM
3 1 (2.44%) NFS
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (2.44%) Postfix
3 1 (2.44%) qmail
3 1 (2.44%) Sendmail
3 1 (2.44%) Varnish
3 1 (2.44%) vSphere
3 1 (2.44%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) Backup Exec
1 2 (4.88%) cPanel
2 1 (2.44%) Ansible
2 1 (2.44%) Bacula
2 1 (2.44%) Cacti
2 1 (2.44%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (2.44%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (2.44%) Grafana
2 1 (2.44%) Graphite
2 1 (2.44%) Kibana
2 1 (2.44%) logstash
2 1 (2.44%) Nagios
2 1 (2.44%) Plesk
2 1 (2.44%) Puppet
2 1 (2.44%) Red Hat Satellite
2 1 (2.44%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 1 (2.44%) Salt
2 1 (2.44%) SCOM
2 1 (2.44%) WSUS
2 1 (2.44%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 9 (21.95%) Huawei
2 8 (19.51%) Cisco
2 8 (19.51%) Oracle
3 7 (17.07%) VMware
4 6 (14.63%) Microsoft
5 5 (12.20%) Sybase
6 2 (4.88%) Avaya
6 2 (4.88%) EMC
6 2 (4.88%) F5
6 2 (4.88%) Red Hat
6 2 (4.88%) SAP
6 2 (4.88%) Symantec
7 1 (2.44%) Apple
7 1 (2.44%) Brocade
7 1 (2.44%) Citrix
7 1 (2.44%) Mitel
7 1 (2.44%) Nokia Networks
7 1 (2.44%) Panasonic
7 1 (2.44%) Rackspace
7 1 (2.44%) Veeam
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