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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IP Telephony over the 3 months to 1 May 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IP Telephony
Rank 146 182 189
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +7
Contract jobs citing IP Telephony 11 19 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.32% 0.34% 0.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.54% 2.52% 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 15 10
Median daily rate £365 £165 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+121.21% -47.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £115 £164
10% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £483 £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £255 £325
% change year-on-year
+35.29% -21.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.75 £40.00 £14.25
% change year-on-year
-43.12% +180.70%
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
433 754 734
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 12.40% 13.46% 11.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 326 549 518
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £238 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 16 21
Median hourly rate £19.00 £18.70 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.60% -10.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.55 £13.36 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.55 £22.90 £33.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +50.00%

IP Telephony
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London 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 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 1 May 2016.

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 1 May 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 City of London region with a requirement for IP Telephony.

1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (66.67%) WAN
3 7 (46.67%) Firewall
4 6 (40.00%) Wireless
4 6 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (33.33%) SolarWinds
5 5 (33.33%) DHCP
5 5 (33.33%) LAN
5 5 (33.33%) CheckPoint
6 4 (26.67%) Windows
6 4 (26.67%) Avaya
6 4 (26.67%) Intranet
6 4 (26.67%) Internet
6 4 (26.67%) CCNP
6 4 (26.67%) Video Conferencing
6 4 (26.67%) Network Security
6 4 (26.67%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (20.00%) Riverbed
7 3 (20.00%) Cisco ISE
7 3 (20.00%) HSRP
7 3 (20.00%) Cisco Wireless
7 3 (20.00%) VMware
7 3 (20.00%) Statistics
7 3 (20.00%) Change Management
7 3 (20.00%) Tandberg
7 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
7 3 (20.00%) Network Management
7 3 (20.00%) VMware ESXi

IP Telephony
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (13.33%) Skype for Business
2 1 (6.67%) IIS
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (66.67%) WAN
2 7 (46.67%) Firewall
3 6 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (40.00%) Wireless
4 5 (33.33%) DHCP
4 5 (33.33%) LAN
5 4 (26.67%) Internet
5 4 (26.67%) Intranet
5 4 (26.67%) Network Security
6 3 (20.00%) Cisco ISE
6 3 (20.00%) Cisco Wireless
6 3 (20.00%) DNS
6 3 (20.00%) EIGRP
6 3 (20.00%) HSRP
6 3 (20.00%) VPN
6 3 (20.00%) WLAN
7 2 (13.33%) Skype
7 2 (13.33%) VLAN
8 1 (6.67%) Cisco IPT
8 1 (6.67%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
1 2 (13.33%) Law
1 2 (13.33%) Legal
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Network Engineer
2 6 (40.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Security Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Cisco Voice Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Network Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Support Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Voice Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
6 1 (6.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 1 (6.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
6 1 (6.67%) IT Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) LAN Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) LAN/WAN Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) WAN Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (20.00%) Statistics
3 2 (13.33%) EqualLogic
4 1 (6.67%) Blackberry
4 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
4 1 (6.67%) Handset
4 1 (6.67%) Replication
4 1 (6.67%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
2 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (6.67%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (20.00%) Change Management
2 3 (20.00%) ITIL
2 3 (20.00%) Network Management
2 3 (20.00%) Trend Analysis
3 2 (13.33%) Migration
4 1 (6.67%) Capacity Management
4 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (6.67%) High Availability
4 1 (6.67%) Investment Management
4 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (6.67%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
4 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
4 1 (6.67%) Server Patching
4 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (6.67%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (26.67%) CCNP
3 3 (20.00%) CCNA
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (13.33%) UAG
2 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.67%) Firmware
3 1 (6.67%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (13.33%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (6.67%) Nagios
2 1 (6.67%) Opsview
2 1 (6.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 5 (33.33%) SolarWinds
3 4 (26.67%) Avaya
4 3 (20.00%) F5
4 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (20.00%) Nortel
4 3 (20.00%) Riverbed
4 3 (20.00%) Tandberg
4 3 (20.00%) VMware
5 2 (13.33%) Brocade
5 2 (13.33%) Dell
5 2 (13.33%) HP
5 2 (13.33%) Intel Security
6 1 (6.67%) Bloomberg
6 1 (6.67%) Citrix
6 1 (6.67%) Mitel
6 1 (6.67%) Sage
6 1 (6.67%) Siemens
6 1 (6.67%) Sophos