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 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 158 169 155
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -14
Contract jobs citing VoIP 27 30 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.55% 0.53% 0.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.10% 4.73% 4.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 19 26
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£375 £370 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +19.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £245 £118
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £488 £419
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Average hourly rate £12.50 £19.25 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.06% +6.94%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £18.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-18.91% -2.63%
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
659 634 823
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.33% 11.13% 14.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 480 402 551
Average daily rate £400 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £240 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £600 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 24 42
Average hourly rate £18.70 £20.00 £40.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.50% -50.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.46 £14.65 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £33.75 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.50 £20.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+43.90% -8.88%

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 6 March 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 6 March 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 30 (50.00%) Cisco
2 24 (40.00%) WAN
2 24 (40.00%) Windows
3 23 (38.33%) LAN
4 21 (35.00%) Finance
5 18 (30.00%) Microsoft
6 15 (25.00%) Firewall
6 15 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
6 15 (25.00%) VMware
7 14 (23.33%) DHCP
8 13 (21.67%) TCP/IP
8 13 (21.67%) DNS
9 12 (20.00%) Active Directory
10 11 (18.33%) Wireless
10 11 (18.33%) Telecoms
10 11 (18.33%) MS Office
10 11 (18.33%) VMware Infrastructure
11 10 (16.67%) ITIL
11 10 (16.67%) VPN
12 9 (15.00%) SAN
12 9 (15.00%) MS Excel
12 9 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
12 9 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
13 8 (13.33%) Video Conferencing
13 8 (13.33%) SolarWinds
13 8 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
13 8 (13.33%) MS Exchange
13 8 (13.33%) CCNA
14 7 (11.67%) CCNP
14 7 (11.67%) SharePoint

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

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 8 (13.33%) MS Exchange
1 8 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (11.67%) SharePoint
3 4 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (5.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (3.33%) Lync
6 1 (1.67%) WorkSite
6 1 (1.67%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 11 (18.33%) MS Office
2 9 (15.00%) MS Excel
3 4 (6.67%) MS Visio
3 4 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (3.33%) MS Project
5 1 (1.67%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 24 (40.00%) WAN
2 23 (38.33%) LAN
3 15 (25.00%) Firewall
4 14 (23.33%) DHCP
5 13 (21.67%) TCP/IP
5 13 (21.67%) DNS
6 11 (18.33%) Wireless
7 10 (16.67%) VPN
8 9 (15.00%) SAN
9 7 (11.67%) MPLS
10 6 (10.00%) Network Security
10 6 (10.00%) Unified Communications
11 5 (8.33%) SNMP
11 5 (8.33%) WLAN
11 5 (8.33%) Broadband
12 4 (6.67%) LDAP
12 4 (6.67%) UMTS
12 4 (6.67%) Kerberos
12 4 (6.67%) IP Telephony
12 4 (6.67%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.67%) MS Access
2 1 (1.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 21 (35.00%) Finance
2 11 (18.33%) Telecoms
3 5 (8.33%) Banking
4 2 (3.33%) Law
5 1 (1.67%) Dutch Language
5 1 (1.67%) French Language
5 1 (1.67%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 16 (26.67%) Network Engineer
2 12 (20.00%) Analyst
3 6 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 6 (10.00%) Project Manager
4 5 (8.33%) IT Support
5 4 (6.67%) Voice Engineer
5 4 (6.67%) Server Engineer
5 4 (6.67%) Server Analyst
5 4 (6.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 4 (6.67%) Senior Network Engineer
6 3 (5.00%) Service Manager
6 3 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (5.00%) Network Security Engineer
6 3 (5.00%) Senior Network Security Engineer
6 3 (5.00%) Cisco Engineer
6 3 (5.00%) Senior Security Engineer
6 3 (5.00%) Security Engineer
6 3 (5.00%) Cisco Voice Engineer
7 2 (3.33%) VoIP Project Manager
7 2 (3.33%) Customer Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.67%) Web Services
1 1 (1.67%) XML
1 1 (1.67%) LAMP
1 1 (1.67%) XMPP
1 1 (1.67%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (13.33%) Video Conferencing
3 6 (10.00%) Blackberry
3 6 (10.00%) Replication
4 2 (3.33%) IVR
4 2 (3.33%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.33%) Thin Client
4 2 (3.33%) Handset
4 2 (3.33%) Fat Client
4 2 (3.33%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.67%) iPhone
5 1 (1.67%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.67%) BBC
5 1 (1.67%) Neural Network
5 1 (1.67%) SecurID
5 1 (1.67%) Statistics
5 1 (1.67%) Spread Betting
5 1 (1.67%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.67%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 24 (40.00%) Windows
2 9 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (11.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (10.00%) Windows 7
5 5 (8.33%) UNIX
6 4 (6.67%) Linux
7 1 (1.67%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.67%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.67%) AIX
7 1 (1.67%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.67%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (16.67%) ITIL
2 5 (8.33%) PRINCE2
3 4 (6.67%) Service Management
3 4 (6.67%) Service Delivery
3 4 (6.67%) Migration
3 4 (6.67%) Performance Analysis
4 3 (5.00%) Asset Management
4 3 (5.00%) Network Architecture
4 3 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (3.33%) Load Balancing
5 2 (3.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (3.33%) WAN Optimisation
5 2 (3.33%) Business Transformation
5 2 (3.33%) Analytics
5 2 (3.33%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (3.33%) Contact Management
5 2 (3.33%) CRM
5 2 (3.33%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (3.33%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.00%) SQL
2 1 (1.67%) Objective-C
2 1 (1.67%) R
2 1 (1.67%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (13.33%) CCNA
3 7 (11.67%) CCNP
4 4 (6.67%) Degree
4 4 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (5.00%) MCSE
5 3 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (3.33%) CCENT
6 2 (3.33%) MCITP
6 2 (3.33%) Security Cleared
6 2 (3.33%) MCP
6 2 (3.33%) CCIE
6 2 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.67%) Avaya Certification
7 1 (1.67%) MOS
7 1 (1.67%) JNCIA
7 1 (1.67%) MCTS
7 1 (1.67%) MCSA
7 1 (1.67%) BC Cleared
7 1 (1.67%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (18.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (6.67%) DFS Replication
3 4 (6.67%) VMware Server
4 2 (3.33%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (1.67%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.67%) vSphere
5 1 (1.67%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.67%) ISA Server
5 1 (1.67%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (5.00%) CiscoWorks
2 2 (3.33%) Cisco IPCC
2 2 (3.33%) Cisco UCCE
2 2 (3.33%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (1.67%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.67%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.67%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.67%) SCCM
3 1 (1.67%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (1.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.67%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 30 (50.00%) Cisco
2 18 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 15 (25.00%) VMware
4 8 (13.33%) SolarWinds
5 5 (8.33%) Mitel
5 5 (8.33%) CheckPoint
6 4 (6.67%) Reuters
6 4 (6.67%) Bloomberg
6 4 (6.67%) Avaya
7 3 (5.00%) HP
7 3 (5.00%) 3PAR
8 2 (3.33%) IPFX
8 2 (3.33%) F5
8 2 (3.33%) Tandberg
8 2 (3.33%) Riverbed
8 2 (3.33%) Citrix
8 2 (3.33%) Juniper
8 2 (3.33%) NetApp
9 1 (1.67%) Lotus
9 1 (1.67%) Apple
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