The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 66 89 80
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -9
Contract jobs citing VoIP 5 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.61% 0.36% 0.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.57% 1.92% 2.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Median daily rate £350 £338 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £330 £320
% change year-on-year
+13.63% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £20.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -16.32%
VoIP
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
140 260 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 16.95% 18.66% 12.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 119 57
Median daily rate £446 £400 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.50% +21.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £300 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £428
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 9
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.88 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +29.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £13.50 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £45.00 £32.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+33.30% -6.64%

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

VoIP
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

VoIP Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

VoIP
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

VoIP Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

VoIP
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VoIP within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +15 5 £350 +3.70%
VoIP
South East

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for VoIP.

1 8 (88.89%) LAN
1 8 (88.89%) WAN
2 6 (66.67%) MPLS
3 5 (55.56%) Firewall
3 5 (55.56%) Wi-Fi
3 5 (55.56%) ITIL
3 5 (55.56%) Linux
3 5 (55.56%) Cisco
3 5 (55.56%) Data Centre
4 4 (44.44%) WLAN
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2
5 3 (33.33%) Unix
5 3 (33.33%) Apache
5 3 (33.33%) Tomcat
5 3 (33.33%) J2EE
5 3 (33.33%) WebLogic
5 3 (33.33%) ADSL
5 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (33.33%) SAN
5 3 (33.33%) DMZ
5 3 (33.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (33.33%) Clustering
5 3 (33.33%) Altiris
5 3 (33.33%) TOGAF
5 3 (33.33%) NAS
6 2 (22.22%) Presales
6 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (22.22%) Windows Server

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 3 (33.33%) Apache
1 3 (33.33%) Tomcat
1 3 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 2 (22.22%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) LAN
1 8 (88.89%) WAN
2 6 (66.67%) MPLS
3 5 (55.56%) Firewall
3 5 (55.56%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (44.44%) WLAN
5 3 (33.33%) ADSL
5 3 (33.33%) DMZ
5 3 (33.33%) NAS
5 3 (33.33%) SAN
6 2 (22.22%) PBX
6 2 (22.22%) VPN
6 2 (22.22%) Wireless
7 1 (11.11%) BGP
7 1 (11.11%) DWDM
7 1 (11.11%) EIGRP
7 1 (11.11%) Frame Relay
7 1 (11.11%) SDH
7 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
7 1 (11.11%) X.25
General
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Architect
2 4 (44.44%) Network Architect
3 3 (33.33%) Voice Architect
4 2 (22.22%) Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Network Technical Architect
4 2 (22.22%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (22.22%) Support Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Technical Architect
5 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Data Architect
5 1 (11.11%) Data Centre Architect
5 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (11.11%) Network Design Architect
5 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Network Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
5 1 (11.11%) Technical Design Architect
5 1 (11.11%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Data Centre
2 3 (33.33%) Clustering
3 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) Unix
3 2 (22.22%) Windows
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2
3 3 (33.33%) TOGAF
4 2 (22.22%) Migration
4 2 (22.22%) Network Design
4 2 (22.22%) Presales
4 2 (22.22%) Service Management
5 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
5 1 (11.11%) Project Management
5 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (11.11%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (22.22%) CCNA
3 1 (11.11%) CCDA
3 1 (11.11%) CCDP
3 1 (11.11%) CCIE
3 1 (11.11%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Cisco
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 3 (33.33%) Altiris
4 1 (11.11%) Citrix
4 1 (11.11%) F5
4 1 (11.11%) IronPort
4 1 (11.11%) Juniper
4 1 (11.11%) NEC
4 1 (11.11%) Remedy
4 1 (11.11%) ServiceNow
4 1 (11.11%) Sourcefire
4 1 (11.11%) VMware