The table below looks at the statistics for IP Telephony 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 IP Telephony over the 3 months to 26 May 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IP Telephony
Rank 182 180 198
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +18
Contract jobs citing IP Telephony 17 22 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.31% 0.37% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.40% 3.18% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 15 4
Average daily rate
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£245 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £114 £164 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £413 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £250 £275
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.61 £15.63 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+38.30% -56.59%
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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
709 692 831
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.01% 11.60% 13.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 531 507 552
Average daily rate £413 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 15 40
Average hourly rate £18.70 £21.00 £43.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.95% -51.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.46 £12.50 £15.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.12 £27.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £18.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -19.10%

IP Telephony
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

IP Telephony Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

IP Telephony
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 IP Telephony across the City of London region.

IP Telephony Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

IP Telephony
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IP Telephony across the City of London region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015.

IP Telephony Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

IP Telephony
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 IP Telephony across the City of London region.

IP Telephony Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

IP Telephony
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing IP Telephony 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 IP Telephony.

1 29 (82.86%) Cisco
2 20 (57.14%) Cisco IPT
3 16 (45.71%) LAN
4 14 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (37.14%) Windows
6 10 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 10 (28.57%) VPN
6 10 (28.57%) Wireless
6 10 (28.57%) Finance
7 9 (25.71%) MPLS
8 8 (22.86%) Remedy
8 8 (22.86%) ITIL
8 8 (22.86%) Video Conferencing
8 8 (22.86%) Cisco CUCM
9 7 (20.00%) Lync
9 7 (20.00%) Firewall
9 7 (20.00%) WAN
9 7 (20.00%) A+ Certification
9 7 (20.00%) CCNA
9 7 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 7 (20.00%) Juniper
9 7 (20.00%) Dodd-Frank
10 6 (17.14%) BGP
10 6 (17.14%) Incident Management
11 5 (14.29%) Avaya
11 5 (14.29%) CCNP
11 5 (14.29%) VoIP
12 4 (11.43%) TCP/IP
12 4 (11.43%) RSVP
12 4 (11.43%) Change Management

IP Telephony
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing IP Telephony 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 IP Telephony. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (20.00%) Lync
2 2 (5.71%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.86%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 20 (57.14%) Cisco IPT
2 16 (45.71%) LAN
3 10 (28.57%) VPN
3 10 (28.57%) Wireless
4 9 (25.71%) MPLS
5 7 (20.00%) Firewall
5 7 (20.00%) WAN
6 6 (17.14%) BGP
7 5 (14.29%) VoIP
8 4 (11.43%) TCP/IP
8 4 (11.43%) RSVP
8 4 (11.43%) Cisco ICM
8 4 (11.43%) VPLS
8 4 (11.43%) Junos
8 4 (11.43%) Multicast
9 3 (8.57%) WLAN
10 2 (5.71%) IPv4
10 2 (5.71%) ATM
10 2 (5.71%) SAN
10 2 (5.71%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (28.57%) Finance
2 4 (11.43%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.86%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.86%) Banking
3 1 (2.86%) Legal
3 1 (2.86%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 8 (22.86%) Analyst
1 8 (22.86%) Cisco Engineer
2 7 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 7 (20.00%) Service Analyst
3 6 (17.14%) 1st Line Support
3 6 (17.14%) Network Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Architect
5 3 (8.57%) Voice Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Cisco IPT Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.71%) Voice Specialist
6 2 (5.71%) Cisco Voice Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) ICM Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Voice Design Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Unified Communications Manager
7 1 (2.86%) IP Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Network Security Architect
7 1 (2.86%) IP Telephony Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Project Implementation Manager
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.86%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (11.43%) Eurex
3 2 (5.71%) PMI
3 2 (5.71%) CMDB
4 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.86%) FlexPod
4 1 (2.86%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 13 (37.14%) Windows
2 2 (5.71%) UNIX
2 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.86%) Android
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.86%) ITIL
2 6 (17.14%) Incident Management
3 4 (11.43%) Change Management
4 3 (8.57%) Configuration Management
5 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2
5 2 (5.71%) Project Management
5 2 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (5.71%) Network Design
5 2 (5.71%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (5.71%) Project Planning
5 2 (5.71%) Problem Management
5 2 (5.71%) Release Management
5 2 (5.71%) Waterfall
5 2 (5.71%) Cisco ICM Scripting
6 1 (2.86%) SDLC
6 1 (2.86%) WAN Optimisation
6 1 (2.86%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (2.86%) Load Balancing
6 1 (2.86%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.86%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (20.00%) A+ Certification
2 7 (20.00%) CCNA
3 5 (14.29%) CCNP
4 4 (11.43%) CCVP
5 2 (5.71%) CCIE
5 2 (5.71%) PMI Certification
5 2 (5.71%) Degree
6 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.86%) JNCIA
6 1 (2.86%) CISM
6 1 (2.86%) CISSP
6 1 (2.86%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 7 (20.00%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (8.57%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.86%) vSphere
3 1 (2.86%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (22.86%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (11.43%) Cisco IPCC
3 2 (5.71%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (2.86%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (82.86%) Cisco
2 10 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 8 (22.86%) Remedy
4 7 (20.00%) Juniper
5 5 (14.29%) Avaya
6 3 (8.57%) VMware
6 3 (8.57%) Citrix
6 3 (8.57%) Oracle
7 2 (5.71%) HP
7 2 (5.71%) Nokia
7 2 (5.71%) Brocade
7 2 (5.71%) WorldPay
8 1 (2.86%) Riverbed
8 1 (2.86%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.86%) Tandberg
8 1 (2.86%) NetApp
8 1 (2.86%) Nortel
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