The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 32 36 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing VoIP 2 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 0.83% 1.42% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 28.57% 9.68% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate £108 £275 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-60.90% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £291 £278
% change year-on-year
+28.75% +4.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £20.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+119.51% +24.24%
VoIP
East Sussex

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

Communications & Networking Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7 31 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 2.92% 14.62% 10.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 10
Average daily rate £230 £325 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.23% +44.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £132 £217 £134
10% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £425 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 6
Average hourly rate £39.00 - £21.61
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +50.00%

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

VoIP
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

VoIP Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

VoIP
Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

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

VoIP Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (50.00%) Acronis
3 2 (50.00%) High Availability
3 2 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (50.00%) vMotion
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (50.00%) Dell
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (50.00%) Avaya
3 2 (50.00%) SAN
3 2 (50.00%) MCSE
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) CRM
3 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (50.00%) CCNP
3 2 (50.00%) CCNA
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) Terminal Server
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) NAS
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) VLAN
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) IT Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (25.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) CRM
1 2 (50.00%) Document Management
1 2 (50.00%) High Availability
1 2 (50.00%) Network Load Balancing
1 2 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
1 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCNA
1 2 (50.00%) CCNP
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (50.00%) MCSE
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 2 (50.00%) Terminal Server
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) BMC Marimba
1 2 (50.00%) vMotion
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Acronis
2 2 (50.00%) Avaya
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) Dell
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) VMware