The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 72 76 67
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -9
Contract jobs citing VoIP 17 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.37% 0.29% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.81% 2.34% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate
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£286 £438 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.57% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £15.00 - £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.46 £20.88 £24.25
% change year-on-year
-6.80% -13.91%
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
193 128 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 15.59% 12.38% 12.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 50 24
Average daily rate £348 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.71% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £235 £118
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £425 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.88% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 14 20
Average hourly rate £12.50 £27.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.54% +30.95%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.88 £21.88 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +4.16%

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VoIP across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VoIP across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

VoIP Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VoIP within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +3 16 £286 -34.57%
Aylesbury - - - - 1
Beaconsfield - - - -
VoIP
South East

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing VoIP 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 VoIP.

1 11 (55.00%) Cisco
1 11 (55.00%) CCNA
1 11 (55.00%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (50.00%) WAN
2 10 (50.00%) MPLS
3 9 (45.00%) Firewall
3 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (45.00%) LAN
4 8 (40.00%) ADSL
5 7 (35.00%) Windows
5 7 (35.00%) Active Directory
5 7 (35.00%) Internet
5 7 (35.00%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (25.00%) CA Spectrum
6 5 (25.00%) Performance Analysis
6 5 (25.00%) F5
6 5 (25.00%) e-Health
6 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (25.00%) CA
6 5 (25.00%) Remedy
6 5 (25.00%) Workflow
6 5 (25.00%) Finance
6 5 (25.00%) VMware
6 5 (25.00%) IVR
6 5 (25.00%) Avaya
6 5 (25.00%) Ethernet
6 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
6 5 (25.00%) MS Visio
7 4 (20.00%) MS Exchange
7 4 (20.00%) WLAN

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing VoIP 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 VoIP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (5.00%) Moodle
Applications
1 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 5 (25.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 10 (50.00%) WAN
1 10 (50.00%) MPLS
2 9 (45.00%) LAN
2 9 (45.00%) Firewall
3 8 (40.00%) ADSL
4 7 (35.00%) Internet
5 5 (25.00%) Ethernet
6 4 (20.00%) WLAN
6 4 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (15.00%) IP Telephony
7 3 (15.00%) DMZ
7 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
8 2 (10.00%) VPN
8 2 (10.00%) DNS
8 2 (10.00%) IPv4
8 2 (10.00%) IPv6
8 2 (10.00%) SAN
8 2 (10.00%) NAS
8 2 (10.00%) Unified Communications
9 1 (5.00%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Eclipse
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Banking
3 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Network Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) NOC Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Architect
3 3 (15.00%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (15.00%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (10.00%) Service Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (10.00%) Server Support
4 2 (10.00%) Voice Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Development Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Network Operations Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Help Desk Support
4 2 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Operations Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Software Development Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) JMS
1 2 (10.00%) Spring
1 2 (10.00%) Ajax
1 2 (10.00%) JPA
2 1 (5.00%) WAMP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (25.00%) IVR
2 5 (25.00%) e-Health
3 2 (10.00%) Blackberry
4 1 (5.00%) EqualLogic
4 1 (5.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Windows
2 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (20.00%) Linux
4 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (10.00%) UNIX
6 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
6 1 (5.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Workflow
1 5 (25.00%) Performance Analysis
2 4 (20.00%) ITIL
3 3 (15.00%) TOGAF
4 1 (5.00%) Network Management
4 1 (5.00%) Service Management
4 1 (5.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) C++
1 2 (10.00%) Java
1 2 (10.00%) Perl
1 2 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (55.00%) CCNA
1 11 (55.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (15.00%) MCP
2 3 (15.00%) MCSE
3 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (35.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.00%) Terminal Services
2 2 (10.00%) VMware Workstation
2 2 (10.00%) XenApp
2 2 (10.00%) vSphere
3 1 (5.00%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) CA Spectrum
2 2 (10.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (10.00%) ARCserve
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (5.00%) OpenView
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) Cisco
2 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (25.00%) Avaya
3 5 (25.00%) Remedy
3 5 (25.00%) VMware
3 5 (25.00%) CA
3 5 (25.00%) F5
4 4 (20.00%) Citrix
5 2 (10.00%) Mitel
5 2 (10.00%) Altiris
5 2 (10.00%) Veeam
5 2 (10.00%) Juniper
6 1 (5.00%) HP
6 1 (5.00%) Epicor