The table below looks at the statistics for IP Telephony skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IP Telephony over the 3 months to 26 March 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IP Telephony
Rank 63 61 55
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -6
Contract jobs citing IP Telephony 5 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.59% 0.48% 0.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.24% 4.94% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Average daily rate
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£355 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £360 £250
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +44.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £11.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £25.50 £21.25
% change year-on-year
+56.86% +20.01%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Communications & Networking Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
118 81 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 13.96% 9.64% 12.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 43 42
Average daily rate £375 £373 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.67% +35.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £175 £167
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
-0.72% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 7
Average hourly rate £18.13 £11.55 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.92% -46.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.25 £11.00 £20.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.72 £19.80 £38.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £22.70
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -7.48%

IP Telephony
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

IP Telephony Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

IP Telephony
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

IP Telephony Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

IP Telephony
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

IP Telephony Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

IP Telephony
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing IP Telephony 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 IP Telephony.

1 7 (100.00%) VPN
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) IBM
1 7 (100.00%) HP
1 7 (100.00%) CiscoWorks
1 7 (100.00%) CA
1 7 (100.00%) Nokia
1 7 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 7 (100.00%) MPLS
1 7 (100.00%) OSPF
1 7 (100.00%) BGP
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) Wireless
1 7 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 7 (100.00%) IronPort
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 7 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 7 (100.00%) Network Management
1 7 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 7 (100.00%) FWSM
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco IPT
2 6 (85.71%) Network Load Balancing
2 6 (85.71%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management

IP Telephony
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing IP Telephony 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 IP Telephony. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) VPN
1 7 (100.00%) MPLS
1 7 (100.00%) OSPF
1 7 (100.00%) BGP
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) Wireless
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 7 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 7 (100.00%) FWSM
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco IPT
2 6 (85.71%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Analyst
1 7 (100.00%) Network Analyst
2 6 (85.71%) Senior Analyst
2 6 (85.71%) Senior Network Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Network Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Network Management
2 6 (85.71%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
Systems Management
1 7 (100.00%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) IBM
1 7 (100.00%) HP
1 7 (100.00%) CA
1 7 (100.00%) Nokia
1 7 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 7 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 7 (100.00%) IronPort
1 7 (100.00%) SolarWinds