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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 62 69 68
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -1
Contract jobs citing VoIP 9 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.02% 0.45% 0.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.50% 3.81% 4.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 1
Median daily rate £275 £260 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% -34.91%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 3
Median hourly rate £42.50 - £13.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 - £12.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 - £14.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £20.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -12.76%
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
120 105 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 13.54% 11.69% 10.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 56 62
Median daily rate £313 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.47% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £191 £250 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £600 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £347
% change year-on-year
- +4.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 6 11
Median hourly rate £42.50 £27.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.40% +63.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £14.32 £12.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £100.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -6.64%

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 1 October 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 7 (50.00%) Cisco
2 6 (42.86%) DNS
2 6 (42.86%) Wireless
3 5 (35.71%) DHCP
3 5 (35.71%) Windows
3 5 (35.71%) CCNP
3 5 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (35.71%) Juniper
3 5 (35.71%) CheckPoint
3 5 (35.71%) Internet
3 5 (35.71%) Firewall
3 5 (35.71%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
4 4 (28.57%) Network Security
4 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
4 4 (28.57%) OSPF
4 4 (28.57%) CCNA
4 4 (28.57%) LAN
4 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 4 (28.57%) VPN
4 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 3 (21.43%) WAN
5 3 (21.43%) MS Office
5 3 (21.43%) CCDP
5 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
5 3 (21.43%) HP
5 3 (21.43%) Dell
5 3 (21.43%) Citrix
5 3 (21.43%) BGP
5 3 (21.43%) IPsec

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 2 (14.29%) Skype for Business
2 1 (7.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) DNS
1 6 (42.86%) Wireless
2 5 (35.71%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (35.71%) DHCP
2 5 (35.71%) Firewall
2 5 (35.71%) Internet
3 4 (28.57%) LAN
3 4 (28.57%) Network Security
3 4 (28.57%) OSPF
3 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 4 (28.57%) VPN
4 3 (21.43%) BGP
4 3 (21.43%) IPsec
4 3 (21.43%) WAN
4 3 (21.43%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (14.29%) Extranet
5 2 (14.29%) HTTPS
5 2 (14.29%) RTP
5 2 (14.29%) SNMP
5 2 (14.29%) VLAN
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Multimedia
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) Administrator
1 3 (21.43%) Network Administrator
1 3 (21.43%) Senior Network Administrator
2 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Active Directory Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Citrix Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Exchange Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Help Desk Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Network Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Integration Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Lync Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Network Communications Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Network Integration Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Rollout Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Telephony Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) CESG
2 2 (14.29%) Fat Client
2 2 (14.29%) Thin Client
3 1 (7.14%) Clustering
3 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.14%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
3 2 (14.29%) Windows 10
3 2 (14.29%) Windows 8
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
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%) Disaster Recovery
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%) Regression Testing
2 2 (14.29%) System Testing
2 2 (14.29%) Test Management
2 2 (14.29%) Validation
3 1 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (7.14%) Migration
3 1 (7.14%) Performance Management
3 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
3 1 (7.14%) Project Management
3 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
3 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (7.14%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) CCNP
1 5 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
2 4 (28.57%) CCNA
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%) DV Cleared
4 1 (7.14%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) DatAdvantage
1 1 (7.14%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (7.14%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Cisco
2 5 (35.71%) CheckPoint
2 5 (35.71%) Juniper
3 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 3 (21.43%) Citrix
4 3 (21.43%) Dell
4 3 (21.43%) HP
4 3 (21.43%) VMware
5 1 (7.14%) Meraki
5 1 (7.14%) Polycom
5 1 (7.14%) Varonis
5 1 (7.14%) Wyse
5 1 (7.14%) Xerox