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 9 February 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IP Telephony
Rank 69 67 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing IP Telephony 3 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.35% 0.58% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.46% 4.35% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 0
Average daily rate £375 £363 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £280 £350
% change year-on-year
+16.07% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.75 £28.75
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -34.78%
IP Telephony
South West

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
122 115 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 14.35% 13.33% 8.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 71 38
Average daily rate £350 £385 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £310 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 1
Average hourly rate £27.50 £12.50 £9.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+120.00% +31.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) IBM
1 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) CiscoWorks
1 5 (100.00%) CA
1 5 (100.00%) Nokia
1 5 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 5 (100.00%) MPLS
1 5 (100.00%) VPN
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) Wireless
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco IPT
1 5 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 5 (100.00%) Network Management
1 5 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 5 (100.00%) FWSM
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 5 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (80.00%) IronPort
3 3 (60.00%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (40.00%) Android
4 2 (40.00%) Network Security
5 1 (20.00%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (20.00%) Spanning Tree
5 1 (20.00%) Blue Coat
5 1 (20.00%) SLA
5 1 (20.00%) Finance
5 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (20.00%) OSPF

IP Telephony
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 5 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco IPT
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) FWSM
1 5 (100.00%) MPLS
1 5 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 5 (100.00%) VPN
1 5 (100.00%) Wireless
2 3 (60.00%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (40.00%) Network Security
4 1 (20.00%) BGP
4 1 (20.00%) OSPF
4 1 (20.00%) Spanning Tree
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Network Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Senior Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Senior Network Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Network Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Cisco Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Cisco Network Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Network Management
2 1 (20.00%) Network Load Balancing
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) CA
1 5 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) IBM
1 5 (100.00%) Nokia
1 5 (100.00%) SolarWinds
2 4 (80.00%) IronPort
3 1 (20.00%) Blue Coat