The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco IPT skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco IPT over the 3 months to 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco IP Telephony (CIPT)
Rank 177 205 200
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -5
Contract jobs citing Cisco IPT 13 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.24% 0.093% 0.095%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.72% 0.80% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 4
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-58.66% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £301 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £411 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £21.00
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
754 748 919
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.87% 11.55% 14.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 558 515 619
Average daily rate £400 £380 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £232 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £340 £313
% change year-on-year
- +8.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 19 43
Average hourly rate £18.70 £22.00 £44.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% -50.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.46 £12.65 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.90 £33.75 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%

Cisco IPT
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Cisco IPT Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Cisco IPT
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cisco IPT across the City of London region.

Cisco IPT Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Cisco IPT
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Cisco IPT across the City of London region.

Cisco IPT Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Cisco IPT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Cisco IPT 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 Cisco IPT.

1 20 (100.00%) Cisco
2 18 (90.00%) IP Telephony
3 10 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (45.00%) LAN
4 9 (45.00%) Wireless
5 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 8 (40.00%) CCNA
6 7 (35.00%) A+ Certification
6 7 (35.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 7 (35.00%) VPN
6 7 (35.00%) ITIL
6 7 (35.00%) Windows
6 7 (35.00%) Video Conferencing
6 7 (35.00%) Lync
6 7 (35.00%) Dodd-Frank
7 6 (30.00%) Incident Management
7 6 (30.00%) Remedy
8 5 (25.00%) VoIP
9 4 (20.00%) CCVP
9 4 (20.00%) Cisco CUCM
10 3 (15.00%) Firewall
10 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
10 3 (15.00%) Finance
10 3 (15.00%) Juniper
10 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
11 2 (10.00%) MS Office
11 2 (10.00%) CCNP
11 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
11 2 (10.00%) WAN
11 2 (10.00%) PMI Certification

Cisco IPT
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Cisco IPT 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 Cisco IPT. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (35.00%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Office
2 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 18 (90.00%) IP Telephony
2 9 (45.00%) LAN
2 9 (45.00%) Wireless
3 7 (35.00%) VPN
4 5 (25.00%) VoIP
5 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (15.00%) Firewall
6 2 (10.00%) MPLS
6 2 (10.00%) BGP
6 2 (10.00%) RSVP
6 2 (10.00%) VPLS
6 2 (10.00%) WAN
6 2 (10.00%) Junos
6 2 (10.00%) Unified Communications
6 2 (10.00%) Multicast
7 1 (5.00%) Spanning Tree
7 1 (5.00%) NX-OS
7 1 (5.00%) SMTP
7 1 (5.00%) DHCP
7 1 (5.00%) Ethernet
General
1 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Analyst
1 7 (35.00%) 1st Line Support
1 7 (35.00%) Service Analyst
1 7 (35.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 6 (30.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Network Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Cisco IPT Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Project Manager
6 1 (5.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) IP Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) IP Telephony Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Network Support
6 1 (5.00%) Implementation Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Project Implementation Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco Support
6 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Network Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (10.00%) Eurex
2 2 (10.00%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) ITIL
2 6 (30.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (10.00%) Project Planning
3 2 (10.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (10.00%) Project Management
3 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.00%) Network Management
4 1 (5.00%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 10 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (40.00%) CCNA
3 7 (35.00%) A+ Certification
4 4 (20.00%) CCVP
5 2 (10.00%) PMI Certification
5 2 (10.00%) CCNP
6 1 (5.00%) PMP
6 1 (5.00%) JNCIA
6 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (35.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 7 (35.00%) Dodd-Frank
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (30.00%) Remedy
4 3 (15.00%) Juniper
5 2 (10.00%) WorldPay
6 1 (5.00%) Brocade
6 1 (5.00%) NetScout
6 1 (5.00%) Polycom
6 1 (5.00%) Aerohive Networks