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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 65 63 64
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Contract jobs citing VoIP 4 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.47% 0.69% 0.85%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.88% 6.59% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 0
Median daily rate £400 £110 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+263.63% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £300 £255
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £13.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £20.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+21.95% +20.58%
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
139 91 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 16.39% 10.44% 11.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 60 43
Median daily rate £360 £360 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £369 £340 £333
% change year-on-year
+8.38% +2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 19
Median hourly rate £10.50 £22.88 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.09% +30.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £22.00 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £28.00 £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VoIP across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

VoIP Daily Rate Histogram 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 27 May 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 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Ericsson
2 2 (20.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) LAN
2 2 (20.00%) WAN
2 2 (20.00%) Genesys
2 2 (20.00%) MPLS
2 2 (20.00%) Project Management
2 2 (20.00%) Firewall
2 2 (20.00%) MD110
2 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (20.00%) Aastra
2 2 (20.00%) Unified Communications
2 2 (20.00%) Structured Cabling
2 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (20.00%) Virgin Media
3 1 (10.00%) Service Design
3 1 (10.00%) Skype
3 1 (10.00%) NX-OS
3 1 (10.00%) PABX
3 1 (10.00%) Project Governance
3 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Business Transformation
3 1 (10.00%) Meraki
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (10.00%) Skype for Business
3 1 (10.00%) Finance
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management

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 (10.00%) Apache
1 1 (10.00%) Skype for Business
1 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (10.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
1 1 (10.00%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Firewall
1 2 (20.00%) LAN
1 2 (20.00%) MD110
1 2 (20.00%) MPLS
1 2 (20.00%) Structured Cabling
1 2 (20.00%) Unified Communications
1 2 (20.00%) WAN
2 1 (10.00%) ADSL
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (10.00%) DMZ
2 1 (10.00%) DNS
2 1 (10.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (10.00%) Internet
2 1 (10.00%) Network Security
2 1 (10.00%) OSPF
2 1 (10.00%) SAN
2 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (10.00%) Wireless
2 1 (10.00%) WLAN
General
1 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
1 2 (20.00%) Telecoms Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (10.00%) Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Business IT Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (10.00%) IT Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) IT Business Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Lync Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Service Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Unified Communications Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) VoIP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Android
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Unix
2 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) ITIL
1 2 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (10.00%) Business Transformation
2 1 (10.00%) Change Management
2 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (10.00%) Project Governance
2 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) Service Design
2 1 (10.00%) Service Management
2 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (10.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) CCNA
2 1 (10.00%) CCNP
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (10.00%) MCSE
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Aastra
2 2 (20.00%) Ericsson
2 2 (20.00%) Genesys
2 2 (20.00%) Virgin Media
3 1 (10.00%) Altiris
3 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco
3 1 (10.00%) Juniper
3 1 (10.00%) Meraki
3 1 (10.00%) VMware