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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IP Telephony
Rank 156 160 191
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +31
Contract jobs citing IP Telephony 3 3 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.093% 0.088% 0.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.68% 0.83% 2.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 13
Median daily rate £438 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.83% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £300 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £300 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £375 £349
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £19.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £34.25 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-47.44% +45.74%
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
439 360 762
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.60% 10.51% 13.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 331 269 552
Median daily rate £450 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 17
Median hourly rate £55.00 £23.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+139.13% +17.94%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

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 5 December 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 5 December 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 11 (78.57%) Cisco
2 7 (50.00%) Finance
3 6 (42.86%) Firewall
3 6 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 6 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (35.71%) CCNP
4 5 (35.71%) WAN
4 5 (35.71%) ITIL
5 4 (28.57%) LAN
5 4 (28.57%) CCNA
6 3 (21.43%) CheckPoint
6 3 (21.43%) Unified Communications
6 3 (21.43%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (21.43%) Wireless
6 3 (21.43%) VMware
6 3 (21.43%) SCCM
6 3 (21.43%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (14.29%) Migration
7 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
7 2 (14.29%) SCOM
7 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (14.29%) F5
7 2 (14.29%) Change Control
7 2 (14.29%) FactSet
7 2 (14.29%) vSphere
7 2 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (14.29%) NX-OS

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 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (7.14%) IIS
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
1 6 (42.86%) Firewall
2 5 (35.71%) WAN
3 4 (28.57%) LAN
4 3 (21.43%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (21.43%) Unified Communications
4 3 (21.43%) Wireless
5 2 (14.29%) Cisco Wireless
5 2 (14.29%) DHCP
5 2 (14.29%) NX-OS
5 2 (14.29%) VoIP
6 1 (7.14%) DNS
6 1 (7.14%) Ethernet
6 1 (7.14%) Internet
6 1 (7.14%) Intranet
6 1 (7.14%) ISDN
6 1 (7.14%) MPLS
6 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
6 1 (7.14%) VPN
6 1 (7.14%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Financial Institution
2 1 (7.14%) Law
2 1 (7.14%) Legal
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Network Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) Unified Communications Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Active Directory Support
4 1 (7.14%) Automation Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Exchange Support
4 1 (7.14%) Firewall Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Network Communications Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Firewall Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Software Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Telecoms Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Telecoms Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) 802.1X
1 1 (7.14%) CSS
1 1 (7.14%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Blackberry
2 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.14%) Fat Client
2 1 (7.14%) Statistics
2 1 (7.14%) Thin Client
2 1 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (7.14%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
1 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (7.14%) Windows 2000
2 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) ITIL
2 3 (21.43%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) Change Control
3 2 (14.29%) Change Management
3 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (14.29%) Email Migration
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 2 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (7.14%) Information Security
4 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
4 1 (7.14%) Network Design
4 1 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
4 1 (7.14%) Project Management
4 1 (7.14%) Server Building
4 1 (7.14%) Server Patching
4 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.14%) Service Management
4 1 (7.14%) Speech Recognition
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.14%) Java
2 1 (7.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (35.71%) CCNP
3 4 (28.57%) CCNA
4 2 (14.29%) CCIE
4 2 (14.29%) MCP
5 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (14.29%) vSphere
3 1 (7.14%) Firmware
3 1 (7.14%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) SCCM
2 2 (14.29%) SCOM
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Cisco
2 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (21.43%) CheckPoint
3 3 (21.43%) VMware
4 2 (14.29%) Bloomberg
4 2 (14.29%) F5
4 2 (14.29%) FactSet
4 2 (14.29%) Fidessa
4 2 (14.29%) Reuters
5 1 (7.14%) Avaya
5 1 (7.14%) Citrix
5 1 (7.14%) Nortel
5 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds
5 1 (7.14%) Tandberg