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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IP Telephony
Rank 144 180 194
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +14
Contract jobs citing IP Telephony 6 19 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.19% 0.37% 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.78% 2.75% 1.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 12 3
Average daily rate £325 £268 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.49% -28.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £260 £350
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £19.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.75 £28.75
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -34.78%
IP Telephony
London

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
337 691 688
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 10.70% 13.45% 11.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 231 500 442
Average daily rate £413 £388 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% -0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 24
Average hourly rate £24.00 £18.70 £18.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.34% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £16.25 £12.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £40.00 £31.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +23.80%

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
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 8 February 2016, 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 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (62.50%) WAN
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (50.00%) Intranet
3 4 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (37.50%) Firewall
4 3 (37.50%) Wireless
4 3 (37.50%) VPN
4 3 (37.50%) LAN
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) CCNP
4 3 (37.50%) Windows
4 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco Wireless
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco ISE
5 2 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (25.00%) Tandberg
5 2 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (25.00%) SolarWinds
5 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (25.00%) Trend Analysis
5 2 (25.00%) F5
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
5 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
5 2 (25.00%) SQL

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (12.50%) IIS
2 1 (12.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) WAN
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (50.00%) Intranet
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco Wireless
3 3 (37.50%) Firewall
3 3 (37.50%) LAN
3 3 (37.50%) VPN
3 3 (37.50%) Wireless
4 2 (25.00%) 3G
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco ISE
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (25.00%) Internet
4 2 (25.00%) WLAN
5 1 (12.50%) BGP
5 1 (12.50%) BIG-IP
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco IPT
5 1 (12.50%) EIGRP
5 1 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (12.50%) Network Security
5 1 (12.50%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Law
1 1 (12.50%) Legal
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Support Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Help Desk Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Help Desk Support
3 2 (25.00%) Help Desk Support Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) IT Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) IT Support
3 2 (25.00%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco Voice Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Network Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Network Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Blackberry
1 2 (25.00%) Handset
1 2 (25.00%) Statistics
1 2 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
1 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
1 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 2000
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Change Management
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL
1 2 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
1 2 (25.00%) Trend Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
2 1 (12.50%) Server Patching
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (37.50%) CCNP
3 2 (25.00%) CCNA
4 1 (12.50%) CCIE
4 1 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) Firmware
1 1 (12.50%) VMware ESX
1 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) Avaya
3 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (25.00%) F5
3 2 (25.00%) Nortel
3 2 (25.00%) Sage
3 2 (25.00%) Siemens
3 2 (25.00%) SolarWinds
3 2 (25.00%) Tandberg
4 1 (12.50%) Equitrac
4 1 (12.50%) Intel Security
4 1 (12.50%) Juniper
4 1 (12.50%) VMware
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