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 16 September 2014 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IP Telephony
Rank 188 213 210
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -3
Contract jobs citing IP Telephony 15 12 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.25% 0.17% 0.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.85% 1.38% 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 11
Average daily rate
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£375 £388 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -13.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £354 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £438 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £360 £250
% change year-on-year
-9.72% +44.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +16.66%
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
811 872 1050
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.73% 12.18% 13.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 530 578 692
Average daily rate £400 £400 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £230 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 31 44
Average hourly rate £19.50 £45.00 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.66% +122.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £16.00 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £160.00 £60.00 £40.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%

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 16 September 2014.

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 16 September 2014, 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 23 (62.16%) Cisco
2 16 (43.24%) LAN
2 16 (43.24%) WAN
2 16 (43.24%) ITIL
2 16 (43.24%) Firewall
3 15 (40.54%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (37.84%) MPLS
4 14 (37.84%) Cisco IPT
5 13 (35.14%) Finance
6 12 (32.43%) Windows
6 12 (32.43%) VPN
7 11 (29.73%) Microsoft
7 11 (29.73%) Disaster Recovery
8 10 (27.03%) Blackberry
9 9 (24.32%) Active Directory
9 9 (24.32%) MS Exchange
9 9 (24.32%) XMPP
10 8 (21.62%) OPNET
10 8 (21.62%) CCNA
10 8 (21.62%) VoIP
10 8 (21.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 8 (21.62%) ITIL Certification
10 8 (21.62%) SolarWinds
10 8 (21.62%) Cisco CUCM
11 7 (18.92%) BGP
11 7 (18.92%) MS Office
11 7 (18.92%) Migration
12 6 (16.22%) VMware
12 6 (16.22%) Windows XP
12 6 (16.22%) CCNP

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

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 9 (24.32%) MS Exchange
2 6 (16.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (10.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (5.41%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (5.41%) Lync
4 2 (5.41%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.70%) IIS
5 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (18.92%) MS Office
2 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.11%) MS Project
3 2 (5.41%) MS Visio
3 2 (5.41%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 16 (43.24%) LAN
1 16 (43.24%) WAN
1 16 (43.24%) Firewall
2 14 (37.84%) MPLS
2 14 (37.84%) Cisco IPT
3 12 (32.43%) VPN
4 8 (21.62%) VoIP
5 7 (18.92%) BGP
6 6 (16.22%) Multicast
7 5 (13.51%) RSVP
7 5 (13.51%) VPLS
7 5 (13.51%) Junos
7 5 (13.51%) ISDN
8 4 (10.81%) Intranet
8 4 (10.81%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (8.11%) SAN
10 2 (5.41%) TCP/IP
10 2 (5.41%) Internet
10 2 (5.41%) Extranet
10 2 (5.41%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
General
1 13 (35.14%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Banking
2 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.70%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (21.62%) Administrator
1 8 (21.62%) Network Administrator
1 8 (21.62%) Network Support
1 8 (21.62%) Cisco Support
2 7 (18.92%) Cisco Administrator
2 7 (18.92%) Analyst
3 6 (16.22%) Network Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) Project Manager
4 3 (8.11%) Consultant
4 3 (8.11%) Service Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) Help Desk Support
4 3 (8.11%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (5.41%) Help Desk Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (5.41%) Desktop Support
6 1 (2.70%) Architect
6 1 (2.70%) Trainer
6 1 (2.70%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (24.32%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.03%) Blackberry
2 3 (8.11%) iPhone
3 2 (5.41%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (5.41%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.70%) SecurID
4 1 (2.70%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.70%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.70%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 12 (32.43%) Windows
2 6 (16.22%) Windows XP
3 5 (13.51%) Windows 7
4 4 (10.81%) Android
5 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (8.11%) Windows 8
6 2 (5.41%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (43.24%) ITIL
2 11 (29.73%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (18.92%) Migration
4 4 (10.81%) Service Management
5 3 (8.11%) Incident Management
6 2 (5.41%) Information Security
6 2 (5.41%) PRINCE2
6 2 (5.41%) PRINCE
6 2 (5.41%) BCP
6 2 (5.41%) ITIL V2
6 2 (5.41%) Network Design
7 1 (2.70%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (2.70%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (2.70%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.70%) Project Management
7 1 (2.70%) Data Modelling
7 1 (2.70%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.70%) Business Continuity
7 1 (2.70%) TOGAF
7 1 (2.70%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.41%) SQL
2 1 (2.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 15 (40.54%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (21.62%) ITIL Certification
2 8 (21.62%) CCNA
3 6 (16.22%) CCNP
4 3 (8.11%) Degree
5 2 (5.41%) MCDST
5 2 (5.41%) MCSE
5 2 (5.41%) CCIE
5 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.70%) Avaya Certification
6 1 (2.70%) MCP
6 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (21.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.70%) QA
2 1 (2.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (24.32%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (21.62%) OPNET
1 8 (21.62%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (5.41%) SCCM
Vendors
1 23 (62.16%) Cisco
2 11 (29.73%) Microsoft
3 8 (21.62%) SolarWinds
4 6 (16.22%) Juniper
4 6 (16.22%) VMware
5 5 (13.51%) Citrix
6 3 (8.11%) Apple
7 2 (5.41%) Sage
7 2 (5.41%) CheckPoint
7 2 (5.41%) Reuters
7 2 (5.41%) Bloomberg
7 2 (5.41%) McAfee
7 2 (5.41%) Siemens
8 1 (2.70%) Proofpoint
8 1 (2.70%) Acme Packet
8 1 (2.70%) Blue Coat
8 1 (2.70%) Tandberg
8 1 (2.70%) CommVault
8 1 (2.70%) CQG
8 1 (2.70%) Avaya
City, London
ComputAppoint
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: Excellent Rate
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £250 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago