The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 March 2015 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 50 58 45
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -13
Contract jobs citing VoIP 13 6 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.94% 0.95% 2.04%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.87% 6.59% 8.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 4
Average daily rate
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£388 £150 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+158.33% -50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £150 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £150 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.25% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 6
Average hourly rate £20.50 - £14.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.75 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+16.17% -10.52%
VoIP
East of England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
101 91 153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 15.05% 14.38% 24.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 37 44
Average daily rate £325 £250 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £196 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £370 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
-0.72% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 17 29
Average hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +53.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £20.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.50 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%

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 27 March 2015.

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
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 27 March 2015. 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
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge - 9 £388 - 1
Peterborough - 1 £250 -
Huntingdon - - - -
VoIP
East of England

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 7 (43.75%) Cisco
1 7 (43.75%) Firewall
2 6 (37.50%) Wireless
2 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (31.25%) DHCP
3 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
3 5 (31.25%) CheckPoint
3 5 (31.25%) Internet
3 5 (31.25%) DNS
3 5 (31.25%) VMware
3 5 (31.25%) BIG-IP
3 5 (31.25%) F5
3 5 (31.25%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (25.00%) Lync
4 4 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (25.00%) CCNP
5 3 (18.75%) HP
5 3 (18.75%) vSphere
5 3 (18.75%) Cisco ISE
5 3 (18.75%) Cisco Prime
6 2 (12.50%) Windows Phone
6 2 (12.50%) Apple iOS
6 2 (12.50%) Polycom
6 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (12.50%) Android
6 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
6 2 (12.50%) Asset Management
6 2 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (12.50%) Dell

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 4 (25.00%) Lync
2 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Office
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) Firewall
2 6 (37.50%) Wireless
3 5 (31.25%) BIG-IP
3 5 (31.25%) DHCP
3 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
3 5 (31.25%) DNS
3 5 (31.25%) Internet
3 5 (31.25%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 3 (18.75%) Cisco ISE
5 2 (12.50%) ISDN
5 2 (12.50%) PBX
5 2 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (6.25%) VPN
6 1 (6.25%) VLAN
6 1 (6.25%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (6.25%) WAN
6 1 (6.25%) LAN
6 1 (6.25%) MPLS
6 1 (6.25%) OSPF
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Network Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Consultant
2 4 (25.00%) Enterprise Consultant
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Consultant
2 4 (25.00%) Voice Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Service Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Operations Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Service Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Service Operations Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
1 2 (12.50%) Android
1 2 (12.50%) Apple iOS
1 2 (12.50%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (12.50%) ITIL
1 2 (12.50%) Asset Management
2 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
2 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (25.00%) CCNP
2 2 (12.50%) CCIE
3 1 (6.25%) CCNA
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) vSphere
2 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Cisco
2 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (31.25%) CheckPoint
3 5 (31.25%) VMware
3 5 (31.25%) F5
4 3 (18.75%) HP
5 2 (12.50%) Dell
5 2 (12.50%) Avaya
5 2 (12.50%) Polycom
5 2 (12.50%) Apple
6 1 (6.25%) BT
6 1 (6.25%) Juniper