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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco IP Telephony (CIPT)
Rank 199 192 213
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +21
Contract jobs citing Cisco IPT 9 12 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.15% 0.20% 0.058%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.21% 1.72% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 3
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.86% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £175 £354
10% offered a daily rate of more than £422 £375 £372
UK excluding London average daily rate £306 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-18.40% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £23.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £15.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
- -30.00%
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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
744 696 855
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 12.74% 11.88% 12.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 559 491 566
Average daily rate £413 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £231 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 21 40
Average hourly rate £17.98 £20.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.29% -48.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.70 £16.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.43 £38.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £19.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+31.57% -24.00%

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 1 July 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 23 (100.00%) Cisco
2 22 (95.65%) IP Telephony
3 17 (73.91%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (43.48%) Finance
5 9 (39.13%) Firewall
5 9 (39.13%) Juniper
6 8 (34.78%) MPLS
6 8 (34.78%) BGP
6 8 (34.78%) CCNP
6 8 (34.78%) CCNA
6 8 (34.78%) RSVP
6 8 (34.78%) VPLS
6 8 (34.78%) Junos
6 8 (34.78%) Multicast
7 7 (30.43%) Eurex
7 7 (30.43%) LAN
8 6 (26.09%) VoIP
8 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
8 6 (26.09%) Wireless
9 4 (17.39%) Telecoms
9 4 (17.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 4 (17.39%) CCVP
9 4 (17.39%) A+ Certification
9 4 (17.39%) ITIL
9 4 (17.39%) Windows
9 4 (17.39%) VPN
9 4 (17.39%) Dodd-Frank
9 4 (17.39%) Cisco CUCM
9 4 (17.39%) Lync
9 4 (17.39%) Video Conferencing

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

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 4 (17.39%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Office
2 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.70%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 22 (95.65%) IP Telephony
2 9 (39.13%) Firewall
3 8 (34.78%) Junos
3 8 (34.78%) VPLS
3 8 (34.78%) Multicast
3 8 (34.78%) MPLS
3 8 (34.78%) BGP
3 8 (34.78%) RSVP
4 7 (30.43%) LAN
5 6 (26.09%) VoIP
5 6 (26.09%) Wireless
6 4 (17.39%) VPN
7 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
7 3 (13.04%) WAN
7 3 (13.04%) Unified Communications
8 2 (8.70%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (8.70%) Spanning Tree
8 2 (8.70%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (4.35%) NX-OS
9 1 (4.35%) Converged Networks
General
1 10 (43.48%) Finance
2 4 (17.39%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Network Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) 1st Line Support
3 4 (17.39%) Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Service Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Cisco IPT Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Project Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Network Support Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Telephony Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) IP Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Cisco Support Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) IP Telephony Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Unified Communications Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Network Support
6 1 (4.35%) Implementation Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Cisco Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Eurex
2 4 (17.39%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (8.70%) PMI
4 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (17.39%) ITIL
2 3 (13.04%) Incident Management
3 2 (8.70%) Project Planning
3 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
3 2 (8.70%) Project Management
3 2 (8.70%) Waterfall
3 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.35%) Asset Management
4 1 (4.35%) Network Management
4 1 (4.35%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (4.35%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.35%) Migration
4 1 (4.35%) Load Balancing
4 1 (4.35%) Electronic Trading
4 1 (4.35%) Capacity Planning
Qualifications
1 17 (73.91%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (34.78%) CCNP
2 8 (34.78%) CCNA
3 4 (17.39%) A+ Certification
3 4 (17.39%) CCVP
4 2 (8.70%) PMI Certification
5 1 (4.35%) JNCIA
5 1 (4.35%) JNCIS
5 1 (4.35%) JNCIP
5 1 (4.35%) Degree
5 1 (4.35%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 4 (17.39%) Dodd-Frank
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (39.13%) Juniper
3 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
4 3 (13.04%) Remedy
5 2 (8.70%) WorldPay
6 1 (4.35%) Avaya
6 1 (4.35%) Brocade
6 1 (4.35%) NetScout
6 1 (4.35%) Polycom
6 1 (4.35%) Aerohive Networks