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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 66 99 97
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -2
Contract jobs citing VoIP 44 21 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.22% 0.83% 1.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.73% 3.92% 5.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 6 21
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +17.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £75.25 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +401.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+57.14% -
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
504 536 654
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 25.39% 21.07% 24.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 245 290 274
Median daily rate £400 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £265 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 30 17
Median hourly rate £50.00 £39.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.20% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £16.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £45.31 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 +9 24 £400 -20.00% 1
Maidenhead +9 9 £400 -
Bracknell - 2 £400 -
Slough +11 1 £325 - 1
VoIP
South East

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 38 (56.72%) Telecoms
2 36 (53.73%) Cisco
3 24 (35.82%) Cisco Certification
4 21 (31.34%) CCNP
5 19 (28.36%) Unified Communications
6 17 (25.37%) CCNA
6 17 (25.37%) LAN
6 17 (25.37%) WAN
7 16 (23.88%) Cisco CUCM
8 14 (20.90%) CCIE
9 13 (19.40%) VPN
9 13 (19.40%) Firewall
10 11 (16.42%) Migration
10 11 (16.42%) Windows
11 10 (14.93%) MPLS
12 9 (13.43%) IVR
12 9 (13.43%) Cisco UCCX
12 9 (13.43%) Cisco UCCE
12 9 (13.43%) Network Design
12 9 (13.43%) Degree
13 8 (11.94%) Project Management
13 8 (11.94%) TCP/IP
14 7 (10.45%) Active Directory
14 7 (10.45%) Linux
14 7 (10.45%) Wireless
14 7 (10.45%) IP Telephony
14 7 (10.45%) Data Centre
15 6 (8.96%) Analytical Skills
15 6 (8.96%) Oracle
15 6 (8.96%) ITIL

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 (5.97%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
2 2 (2.99%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.49%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (7.46%) MS Office
2 3 (4.48%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.99%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.49%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (28.36%) Unified Communications
2 17 (25.37%) LAN
2 17 (25.37%) WAN
3 13 (19.40%) Firewall
3 13 (19.40%) VPN
4 10 (14.93%) MPLS
5 8 (11.94%) TCP/IP
6 7 (10.45%) IP Telephony
6 7 (10.45%) Wireless
7 5 (7.46%) Ethernet
7 5 (7.46%) xDSL
8 4 (5.97%) BGP
8 4 (5.97%) H.323
8 4 (5.97%) Network Security
8 4 (5.97%) OSPF
8 4 (5.97%) PBX
8 4 (5.97%) RTP
9 3 (4.48%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (4.48%) IPsec
9 3 (4.48%) SCCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.99%) Data Mart
1 2 (2.99%) SQL Server
1 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.49%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Oracle Forms
General
1 38 (56.72%) Telecoms
2 4 (5.97%) Finance
3 3 (4.48%) Retail
4 2 (2.99%) Billing
4 2 (2.99%) Legal
5 1 (1.49%) Local Government
5 1 (1.49%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (19.40%) Network Engineer
2 10 (14.93%) Architect
3 8 (11.94%) Cisco Engineer
4 6 (8.96%) Design Engineer
4 6 (8.96%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (7.46%) Project Manager
5 5 (7.46%) Technical Leader
5 5 (7.46%) Unified Communications Engineer
6 4 (5.97%) Cisco Design Engineer
6 4 (5.97%) Telecoms Engineer
6 4 (5.97%) Voice Engineer
7 3 (4.48%) Analyst
7 3 (4.48%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 3 (4.48%) Consultant
7 3 (4.48%) Field Engineer
7 3 (4.48%) Network Architect
7 3 (4.48%) Senior Network Engineer
7 3 (4.48%) Support Engineer
8 2 (2.99%) Data Architect
8 2 (2.99%) Telephony Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.99%) CSS
1 2 (2.99%) ELK Stack
1 2 (2.99%) Middleware
1 2 (2.99%) XMPP
2 1 (1.49%) .NET
2 1 (1.49%) CORBA
2 1 (1.49%) J2EE
2 1 (1.49%) RESTful
2 1 (1.49%) SAML
2 1 (1.49%) Web Services
2 1 (1.49%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.43%) IVR
2 7 (10.45%) Data Centre
3 6 (8.96%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (7.46%) Virtual Team
5 4 (5.97%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (4.48%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.99%) Cyber Attack
7 2 (2.99%) PMI
7 2 (2.99%) Streaming Video
8 1 (1.49%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.49%) CMDB
8 1 (1.49%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.49%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (1.49%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 11 (16.42%) Windows
2 7 (10.45%) Linux
3 5 (7.46%) Unix
4 4 (5.97%) Windows Server
5 3 (4.48%) Windows 7
5 3 (4.48%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.99%) Solaris
6 2 (2.99%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (16.42%) Migration
2 9 (13.43%) Network Design
3 8 (11.94%) Project Management
4 6 (8.96%) ITIL
5 5 (7.46%) Incident Management
6 4 (5.97%) Change Control
6 4 (5.97%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (5.97%) High Availability
6 4 (5.97%) Patch Management
6 4 (5.97%) Service Delivery
7 3 (4.48%) Information Security
7 3 (4.48%) Infrastructure Transformation
7 3 (4.48%) Mentoring
7 3 (4.48%) Performance Engineering
7 3 (4.48%) Presales
7 3 (4.48%) PRINCE2
7 3 (4.48%) Process Improvement
7 3 (4.48%) Risk Management
7 3 (4.48%) Validation
7 3 (4.48%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.97%) SQL
2 1 (1.49%) Python
Qualifications
1 24 (35.82%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (31.34%) CCNP
3 17 (25.37%) CCNA
4 14 (20.90%) CCIE
5 9 (13.43%) Degree
6 5 (7.46%) SC Cleared
6 5 (7.46%) Security Cleared
7 4 (5.97%) CCDP
8 3 (4.48%) CISSP
8 3 (4.48%) SANS
8 3 (4.48%) SSCP
9 2 (2.99%) CCIP
9 2 (2.99%) CCNP Voice
9 2 (2.99%) CCVP
9 2 (2.99%) PMI Certification
9 2 (2.99%) SCSA
9 2 (2.99%) Sun Certification
10 1 (1.49%) CCDA
10 1 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.49%) HIPAA
System Software
1 7 (10.45%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.99%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (2.99%) VMware ESX
2 2 (2.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.99%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (23.88%) Cisco CUCM
2 9 (13.43%) Cisco UCCE
2 9 (13.43%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (2.99%) QRadar
3 2 (2.99%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (1.49%) Kibana
4 1 (1.49%) logstash
4 1 (1.49%) Nessus
4 1 (1.49%) Nexpose
4 1 (1.49%) Nmap
4 1 (1.49%) OPNET
4 1 (1.49%) RSA enVision
4 1 (1.49%) WSUS
Vendors
1 36 (53.73%) Cisco
2 6 (8.96%) Avaya
2 6 (8.96%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.96%) Oracle
3 5 (7.46%) Genesys
3 5 (7.46%) HP
3 5 (7.46%) Mitel
4 4 (5.97%) Nortel
4 4 (5.97%) Splunk
4 4 (5.97%) VMware
5 3 (4.48%) Apple
5 3 (4.48%) CheckPoint
5 3 (4.48%) F5
5 3 (4.48%) IBM
5 3 (4.48%) SolarWinds
6 2 (2.99%) Huawei
6 2 (2.99%) NEC
6 2 (2.99%) Panasonic
6 2 (2.99%) Tandberg
6 2 (2.99%) Toshiba
Berkshire
Michael Bailey Associates
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