The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 34 41 36
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -5
Contract jobs citing VoIP 4 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.30% 1.46% 1.84%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.00% 10.53% 9.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 3
Median daily rate - £373 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +49.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +17.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £14.50 - £24.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+57.14% -
VoIP
Cambridgeshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
50 57 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 16.23% 13.83% 18.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 32 31
Median daily rate £388 £413 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.06% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £370 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 8
Median hourly rate £16.50 £55.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.00% +46.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.23 £36.60 £24.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.83 £55.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

VoIP
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

VoIP Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

VoIP
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

VoIP Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

VoIP
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for VoIP.

1 4 (80.00%) MS Office
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) Wi-Fi
1 4 (80.00%) Office 365
2 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (60.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (60.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Polycom
3 1 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Virtual Servers

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Office
2 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) IT Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) IT Support
1 1 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Telephony Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) VoIP Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) CRM
1 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Polycom