The table below looks at the statistics for IP Telephony skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IP Telephony over the 3 months to 2 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IP Telephony
Rank 60 72 61
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -11
Contract jobs citing IP Telephony 2 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.30% 0.10% 0.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.08% 0.57% 3.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Median daily rate £450 £225 £469
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -52.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £369 £349
% change year-on-year
+11.86% +5.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £18.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £34.25 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-47.44% +45.74%
IP Telephony
North West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
96 174 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 14.39% 17.51% 17.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 127 68
Median daily rate £400 £425 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +25.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £550 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 15 10
Median hourly rate £21.06 £17.33 £18.27
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.53% -5.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.02 £12.35 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £162.50 £32.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.70%

IP Telephony
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

IP Telephony Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

IP Telephony
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

IP Telephony Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

IP Telephony
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

IP Telephony Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

IP Telephony
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IP Telephony within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 2 December 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
Warrington - 1 - -
IP Telephony
North West

IP Telephony
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing IP Telephony 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for IP Telephony.

1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Office 365
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (25.00%) Skype
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) VoIP
2 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange

IP Telephony
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) Skype
2 1 (25.00%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Coordinator
1 2 (50.00%) Project Coordinator
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco VoIP Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support Technician
2 1 (25.00%) IT Technician
2 1 (25.00%) Lync Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Office 365 Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Technician
2 1 (25.00%) VoIP Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft