The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 67 70 66
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Contract jobs citing VoIP 8 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.85% 0.55% 0.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.03% 6.10% 3.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 0
Median daily rate £331 £120 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+176.04% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Median hourly rate £42.50 - £14.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.60 £20.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+63.90% +2.50%
VoIP
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
159 82 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 16.93% 9.06% 12.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 54 63
Median daily rate £365 £370 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.35% -7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £120 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +5.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 7 18
Median hourly rate £42.50 £24.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+73.46% +40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £15.16 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £100.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+50.98% +7.62%

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

VoIP
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

VoIP Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

VoIP
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

VoIP Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Bristol region with a requirement for VoIP.

1 6 (42.86%) DNS
1 6 (42.86%) Cisco
2 5 (35.71%) DHCP
2 5 (35.71%) Wireless
2 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
3 4 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (28.57%) Network Security
3 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (28.57%) Firewall
3 4 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (28.57%) LAN
3 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 4 (28.57%) CCNP
3 4 (28.57%) CCNA
3 4 (28.57%) Juniper
3 4 (28.57%) CheckPoint
3 4 (28.57%) Internet
3 4 (28.57%) OSPF
4 3 (21.43%) BGP
4 3 (21.43%) CCDP
4 3 (21.43%) HP
4 3 (21.43%) Dell
4 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
4 3 (21.43%) VPN
4 3 (21.43%) WAN
4 3 (21.43%) Windows
4 3 (21.43%) IPsec
4 3 (21.43%) CESG
4 3 (21.43%) JNCIA

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 1 (7.14%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Office
2 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) DNS
2 5 (35.71%) DHCP
2 5 (35.71%) Wireless
3 4 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (28.57%) Firewall
3 4 (28.57%) Internet
3 4 (28.57%) LAN
3 4 (28.57%) Network Security
3 4 (28.57%) OSPF
3 4 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (21.43%) BGP
4 3 (21.43%) IPsec
4 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
4 3 (21.43%) Unified Communications
4 3 (21.43%) VPN
4 3 (21.43%) WAN
5 2 (14.29%) HTTPS
5 2 (14.29%) RTP
5 2 (14.29%) SNMP
5 2 (14.29%) Spanning Tree
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) Administrator
1 3 (21.43%) Network Administrator
1 3 (21.43%) Senior Network Administrator
2 2 (14.29%) Network Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (7.14%) Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Business Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Business IT Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Integration Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Rollout Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Service Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) CESG
2 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.14%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.14%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
1 3 (21.43%) Project Planning
2 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
2 2 (14.29%) Functional Testing
2 2 (14.29%) Integration Testing
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL
2 2 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (14.29%) Project Management
2 2 (14.29%) Regression Testing
2 2 (14.29%) System Testing
2 2 (14.29%) Test Management
2 2 (14.29%) Validation
3 1 (7.14%) Business Transformation
3 1 (7.14%) Change Management
3 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (7.14%) Migration
3 1 (7.14%) Project Governance
3 1 (7.14%) Service Design
3 1 (7.14%) Service Management
3 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
2 4 (28.57%) CCNA
2 4 (28.57%) CCNP
2 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 3 (21.43%) CCDP
3 3 (21.43%) JNCIA
3 3 (21.43%) JNCIP
4 1 (7.14%) MCSE
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Cisco
2 4 (28.57%) CheckPoint
2 4 (28.57%) Juniper
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 3 (21.43%) Dell
3 3 (21.43%) HP
4 1 (7.14%) Meraki
4 1 (7.14%) VMware