The first table below looks at the demand for VoIP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Cambridgeshire region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 53 52 50
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Contract jobs citing VoIP 18 10 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.33% 1.35% 1.83%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.85% 9.01% 8.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 5
Average daily rate
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£243 £260 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.73% -25.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £118 £200 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £310 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £298 £340
% change year-on-year
+0.84% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 0 2
Average hourly rate £25.50 - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £23.50 £23.06
% change year-on-year
-17.02% +1.89%
Communications & Networking Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
130 111 163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 16.82% 15.00% 21.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 50 69
Average daily rate £325 £263 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.80% -17.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £200 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £331 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 19 39
Average hourly rate £25.00 £32.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.80 £12.60 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £42.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -
VoIP
East of England

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VoIP across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

VoIP
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

VoIP Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

VoIP
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VoIP across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

VoIP Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

VoIP
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

VoIP Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

VoIP
Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VoIP across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

VoIP Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

VoIP
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VoIP within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 22 July 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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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +8 15 £243 -13.00% 3
VoIP
East of England

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 13 (61.90%) Cisco
2 12 (57.14%) Windows
3 9 (42.86%) ITIL
4 7 (33.33%) Firewall
5 6 (28.57%) Windows XP
5 6 (28.57%) VLAN
6 5 (23.81%) ISO 9001
6 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
6 5 (23.81%) Active Directory
6 5 (23.81%) Citrix
6 5 (23.81%) WatchGuard
6 5 (23.81%) Video Conferencing
6 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (23.81%) XenServer
6 5 (23.81%) Kindle
7 4 (19.05%) Wireless
8 3 (14.29%) Linux
8 3 (14.29%) MS Exchange
8 3 (14.29%) Blackberry
8 3 (14.29%) Polycom
8 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
8 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
8 3 (14.29%) Windows 7
9 2 (9.52%) MCP
9 2 (9.52%) UNIX
9 2 (9.52%) MCSE
9 2 (9.52%) MCSA
9 2 (9.52%) VPN
9 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (9.52%) A+ Certification

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 3 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.76%) IBM Notes
Communications & Networking
1 7 (33.33%) Firewall
2 6 (28.57%) VLAN
3 4 (19.05%) Wireless
4 2 (9.52%) OSPF
4 2 (9.52%) BGP
4 2 (9.52%) EIGRP
4 2 (9.52%) VPN
4 2 (9.52%) Network Security
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (4.76%) WAN
5 1 (4.76%) DNS
5 1 (4.76%) Internet
5 1 (4.76%) MPLS
5 1 (4.76%) IP Telephony
General
1 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Desktop Support
2 5 (23.81%) Network Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Desktop Support Technician
4 2 (9.52%) Security Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Support Technician
4 2 (9.52%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (9.52%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Desktop Technician
5 1 (4.76%) Migration Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) IT Support
5 1 (4.76%) VoIP Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Video Conferencing
1 5 (23.81%) Kindle
2 3 (14.29%) Blackberry
3 1 (4.76%) NHS
3 1 (4.76%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 12 (57.14%) Windows
2 6 (28.57%) Windows XP
3 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (14.29%) Windows 7
4 3 (14.29%) Linux
5 2 (9.52%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) ITIL
2 2 (9.52%) Incident Management
2 2 (9.52%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (4.76%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (4.76%) Data Migration
3 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
3 1 (4.76%) BCP
3 1 (4.76%) Project Management
3 1 (4.76%) ITSM
3 1 (4.76%) Migration
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (9.52%) A+ Certification
2 2 (9.52%) MOS
2 2 (9.52%) MCP
2 2 (9.52%) MCSE
2 2 (9.52%) MCSA
3 1 (4.76%) CCNP
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) ISO 9001
2 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (23.81%) Active Directory
1 5 (23.81%) XenServer
2 1 (4.76%) vSphere
2 1 (4.76%) VMware ESX
2 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (9.52%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 13 (61.90%) Cisco
2 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
2 5 (23.81%) Citrix
2 5 (23.81%) WatchGuard
3 3 (14.29%) Polycom
4 2 (9.52%) Trend Micro
4 2 (9.52%) Aruba
4 2 (9.52%) Splunk
4 2 (9.52%) Nokia
4 2 (9.52%) Apple
4 2 (9.52%) CheckPoint
4 2 (9.52%) Symantec
4 2 (9.52%) Remedy
4 2 (9.52%) Websense
4 2 (9.52%) VMware
5 1 (4.76%) Lotus
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