The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP 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 VoIP over the 3 months to 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 159 156 162
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +6
Contract jobs citing VoIP 42 38 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.72% 0.66% 0.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.61% 5.50% 6.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 27 33
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £108 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £309 £298
% change year-on-year
+9.31% +3.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -30.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £16.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+24.24% -34.00%
VoIP
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
748 691 825
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 12.82% 12.00% 11.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 557 489 541
Average daily rate £413 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £227 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £326 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +1.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 21 42
Average hourly rate £17.98 £20.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.29% -48.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £16.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.15 £38.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+31.94% -28.00%

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

VoIP
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 VoIP across the City of London region.

VoIP Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

VoIP
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

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

VoIP Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

VoIP
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 VoIP across the City of London region.

VoIP Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing VoIP 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 VoIP.

1 47 (60.26%) Cisco
2 34 (43.59%) LAN
3 31 (39.74%) WAN
4 29 (37.18%) Cisco Certification
5 27 (34.62%) Firewall
6 24 (30.77%) Finance
7 22 (28.21%) Windows
8 20 (25.64%) Avaya
8 20 (25.64%) Microsoft
9 18 (23.08%) TCP/IP
10 17 (21.79%) Data Centre
11 16 (20.51%) SAN
11 16 (20.51%) Wireless
12 15 (19.23%) Telecoms
12 15 (19.23%) Active Directory
13 13 (16.67%) CheckPoint
13 13 (16.67%) CCNA
13 13 (16.67%) MS Office
13 13 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
14 11 (14.10%) VMware
14 11 (14.10%) BIG-IP
15 10 (12.82%) ITIL
15 10 (12.82%) VPN
15 10 (12.82%) CCNP
16 9 (11.54%) PRINCE2
16 9 (11.54%) Linux
16 9 (11.54%) MS Excel
16 9 (11.54%) Cisco CUCM
17 8 (10.26%) Security Cleared
17 8 (10.26%) Blue Coat

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing VoIP 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 VoIP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (8.97%) SharePoint
2 5 (6.41%) MS Exchange
3 4 (5.13%) Lync
3 4 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.56%) CMS
5 1 (1.28%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.28%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.28%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 13 (16.67%) MS Office
2 9 (11.54%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.56%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (2.56%) MS Project
4 1 (1.28%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.56%) Google Apps
2 1 (1.28%) Office 365
2 1 (1.28%) IaaS
2 1 (1.28%) Yammer
2 1 (1.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (43.59%) LAN
2 31 (39.74%) WAN
3 27 (34.62%) Firewall
4 18 (23.08%) TCP/IP
5 16 (20.51%) SAN
5 16 (20.51%) Wireless
6 11 (14.10%) BIG-IP
7 10 (12.82%) VPN
8 7 (8.97%) DHCP
8 7 (8.97%) MPLS
8 7 (8.97%) Network Security
8 7 (8.97%) VLAN
9 6 (7.69%) Cisco IPT
9 6 (7.69%) IP Telephony
9 6 (7.69%) PBX
9 6 (7.69%) DNS
10 5 (6.41%) Unified Communications
11 4 (5.13%) Cisco Nexus
11 4 (5.13%) NAS
11 4 (5.13%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.28%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 1 (1.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 24 (30.77%) Finance
2 15 (19.23%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.13%) Legal
4 3 (3.85%) Banking
4 3 (3.85%) Law
4 3 (3.85%) Billing
5 2 (2.56%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.28%) Local Government
6 1 (1.28%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.28%) Back Office
6 1 (1.28%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.28%) Advertising
6 1 (1.28%) Games
Job Titles
1 14 (17.95%) Network Engineer
2 12 (15.38%) Architect
3 10 (12.82%) Project Manager
3 10 (12.82%) Infrastructure Architect
4 7 (8.97%) Network Architect
5 6 (7.69%) Voice Engineer
5 6 (7.69%) Cisco Engineer
5 6 (7.69%) IT Support
6 5 (6.41%) Network Infrastructure Architect
6 5 (6.41%) Analyst
7 4 (5.13%) Support Engineer
8 3 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (3.85%) Support Analyst
8 3 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (3.85%) Desktop Support
8 3 (3.85%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 3 (3.85%) Infrastructure Manager
8 3 (3.85%) Voice Specialist
8 3 (3.85%) Network Specialist
8 3 (3.85%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.13%) Middleware
2 2 (2.56%) XMPP
3 1 (1.28%) Application Packaging
3 1 (1.28%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (1.28%) HTML
3 1 (1.28%) COM
3 1 (1.28%) Web Services
3 1 (1.28%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (21.79%) Data Centre
2 13 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
3 6 (7.69%) IVR
4 5 (6.41%) iPhone
5 3 (3.85%) Blackberry
5 3 (3.85%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.56%) iPad
6 2 (2.56%) Replication
6 2 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.28%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.28%) Thin Client
7 1 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.28%) BBC
7 1 (1.28%) Handset
7 1 (1.28%) e-Health
7 1 (1.28%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.28%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 22 (28.21%) Windows
2 9 (11.54%) Linux
3 8 (10.26%) UNIX
4 3 (3.85%) Solaris
4 3 (3.85%) Windows XP
4 3 (3.85%) Windows 7
4 3 (3.85%) Oracle Linux
5 2 (2.56%) Windows 8
5 2 (2.56%) Windows 2000
5 2 (2.56%) Mac OS X
5 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.56%) Android
5 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.28%) AIX
6 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (12.82%) ITIL
2 9 (11.54%) PRINCE2
3 8 (10.26%) Project Management
4 7 (8.97%) Configuration Management
4 7 (8.97%) Network Architecture
5 6 (7.69%) Migration
5 6 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (7.69%) Network Design
6 4 (5.13%) Asset Management
6 4 (5.13%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (5.13%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (5.13%) Performance Analysis
7 3 (3.85%) Analytics
7 3 (3.85%) Master Data Management
7 3 (3.85%) Information Architecture
7 3 (3.85%) Data Centre Operations
7 3 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (3.85%) Data Architecture
7 3 (3.85%) Data Management
7 3 (3.85%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (37.18%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (16.67%) CCNA
3 10 (12.82%) CCNP
4 8 (10.26%) Security Cleared
5 7 (8.97%) Degree
6 6 (7.69%) DV Cleared
7 5 (6.41%) CCVP
7 5 (6.41%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (5.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (5.13%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (5.13%) MCSE
8 4 (5.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 3 (3.85%) SC Cleared
9 3 (3.85%) CCIE
10 2 (2.56%) MCP
10 2 (2.56%) Avaya Certification
10 2 (2.56%) JNCIA
10 2 (2.56%) CCSA
11 1 (1.28%) CCDP
11 1 (1.28%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (19.23%) Active Directory
2 7 (8.97%) ProxySG
3 6 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.28%) XenApp
5 1 (1.28%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 9 (11.54%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (3.85%) BladeLogic
2 3 (3.85%) Cisco UCCE
2 3 (3.85%) Cisco UCCX
2 3 (3.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (3.85%) Control-M
3 2 (2.56%) Cisco IPCC
4 1 (1.28%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (1.28%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (1.28%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 47 (60.26%) Cisco
2 20 (25.64%) Microsoft
2 20 (25.64%) Avaya
3 13 (16.67%) CheckPoint
4 11 (14.10%) VMware
5 8 (10.26%) Blue Coat
5 8 (10.26%) Symantec
5 8 (10.26%) Nokia
5 8 (10.26%) Nortel
6 7 (8.97%) Bloomberg
7 6 (7.69%) Citrix
8 4 (5.13%) Reuters
8 4 (5.13%) Oracle
8 4 (5.13%) CA
9 3 (3.85%) Juniper
10 2 (2.56%) Apple
10 2 (2.56%) Google
10 2 (2.56%) Riverbed
10 2 (2.56%) F5
11 1 (1.28%) Rackspace
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Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
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Rate: £300 - £315 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
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Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
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Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 25 days ago