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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 161 172 158
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -14
Contract jobs citing VoIP 37 36 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.69% 0.61% 0.95%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.15% 4.41% 8.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 19 49
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£450 £313 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.00% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £175 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £427
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 5
Average hourly rate £12.50 £16.50 £48.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.24% -65.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £24.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-16.32% +8.88%
VoIP
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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
718 816 870
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.34% 13.80% 11.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 536 524 582
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 27 31
Average hourly rate £15.00 £19.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% -30.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.90 £14.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £156.00 £60.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £23.50 £23.36
% change year-on-year
-8.40% +0.62%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 43 (60.56%) Cisco
2 32 (45.07%) LAN
3 29 (40.85%) WAN
3 29 (40.85%) Firewall
4 24 (33.80%) Cisco Certification
5 20 (28.17%) Wireless
6 18 (25.35%) Finance
6 18 (25.35%) Avaya
7 17 (23.94%) Windows
7 17 (23.94%) CheckPoint
8 16 (22.54%) Data Centre
9 15 (21.13%) Microsoft
9 15 (21.13%) Active Directory
10 14 (19.72%) SAN
10 14 (19.72%) Telecoms
11 12 (16.90%) Video Conferencing
12 11 (15.49%) BIG-IP
12 11 (15.49%) CCNA
12 11 (15.49%) TCP/IP
12 11 (15.49%) PRINCE2
13 10 (14.08%) MS Office
13 10 (14.08%) Project Management
14 9 (12.68%) Blue Coat
14 9 (12.68%) VLAN
14 9 (12.68%) Network Security
14 9 (12.68%) OSPF
14 9 (12.68%) ITIL
14 9 (12.68%) MS Excel
14 9 (12.68%) Cisco CUCM
15 8 (11.27%) VPN

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 6 (8.45%) SharePoint
2 5 (7.04%) MS Exchange
2 5 (7.04%) Lync
3 4 (5.63%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.82%) CMS
5 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.41%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.41%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.41%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 10 (14.08%) MS Office
2 9 (12.68%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.82%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.41%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.41%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.82%) Office 365
2 1 (1.41%) IaaS
2 1 (1.41%) Yammer
2 1 (1.41%) SaaS
2 1 (1.41%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 32 (45.07%) LAN
2 29 (40.85%) WAN
2 29 (40.85%) Firewall
3 20 (28.17%) Wireless
4 14 (19.72%) SAN
5 11 (15.49%) TCP/IP
5 11 (15.49%) BIG-IP
6 9 (12.68%) OSPF
6 9 (12.68%) VLAN
6 9 (12.68%) Network Security
7 8 (11.27%) VPN
8 7 (9.86%) BGP
8 7 (9.86%) MPLS
9 6 (8.45%) IPsec
9 6 (8.45%) IP Telephony
9 6 (8.45%) PBX
9 6 (8.45%) RIP
9 6 (8.45%) HSRP
10 5 (7.04%) Cisco Nexus
10 5 (7.04%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.63%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.41%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 3 (4.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 18 (25.35%) Finance
2 14 (19.72%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.63%) Investment Banking
3 4 (5.63%) Law
3 4 (5.63%) Legal
3 4 (5.63%) Banking
4 3 (4.23%) Billing
5 1 (1.41%) Local Government
5 1 (1.41%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.41%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.41%) Back Office
5 1 (1.41%) Advertising
5 1 (1.41%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (18.31%) Architect
2 12 (16.90%) Network Engineer
3 10 (14.08%) Project Manager
3 10 (14.08%) Infrastructure Architect
4 7 (9.86%) Network Architect
5 5 (7.04%) Network Specialist
5 5 (7.04%) Network Infrastructure Architect
5 5 (7.04%) Senior Network Engineer
5 5 (7.04%) Analyst
6 4 (5.63%) Cisco Engineer
6 4 (5.63%) Support Engineer
6 4 (5.63%) IT Support
7 3 (4.23%) Voice Engineer
7 3 (4.23%) Voice Specialist
7 3 (4.23%) VoIP Project Manager
7 3 (4.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (4.23%) IT Support Engineer
7 3 (4.23%) Desktop Support
8 2 (2.82%) Test Manager
8 2 (2.82%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.63%) Middleware
2 3 (4.23%) XMPP
3 2 (2.82%) 802.1X
4 1 (1.41%) HTML
4 1 (1.41%) COM
4 1 (1.41%) XML
4 1 (1.41%) Application Packaging
4 1 (1.41%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 16 (22.54%) Data Centre
2 12 (16.90%) Video Conferencing
3 6 (8.45%) IVR
4 4 (5.63%) Management Information System
4 4 (5.63%) iPhone
5 3 (4.23%) Blackberry
6 2 (2.82%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.82%) iPad
7 1 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.41%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.41%) Handset
7 1 (1.41%) Streaming Video
7 1 (1.41%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 17 (23.94%) Windows
2 6 (8.45%) Linux
3 4 (5.63%) Windows XP
3 4 (5.63%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (4.23%) Solaris
4 3 (4.23%) Windows 7
4 3 (4.23%) Oracle Linux
4 3 (4.23%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (4.23%) UNIX
5 2 (2.82%) Windows 2000
6 1 (1.41%) Android
6 1 (1.41%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.41%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (15.49%) PRINCE2
2 10 (14.08%) Project Management
3 9 (12.68%) ITIL
4 6 (8.45%) Configuration Management
4 6 (8.45%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (8.45%) Network Design
4 6 (8.45%) Network Architecture
5 5 (7.04%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (7.04%) Asset Management
5 5 (7.04%) Technical Architecture
5 5 (7.04%) Service Delivery
6 4 (5.63%) Data Modelling
6 4 (5.63%) ETL
6 4 (5.63%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (5.63%) Information Security
6 4 (5.63%) Migration
6 4 (5.63%) Data Management
6 4 (5.63%) Data Architecture
6 4 (5.63%) Analytics
6 4 (5.63%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (33.80%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (15.49%) CCNA
3 7 (9.86%) CCNP
3 7 (9.86%) Degree
3 7 (9.86%) Security Cleared
4 6 (8.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 5 (7.04%) CCVP
5 5 (7.04%) CCIE
5 5 (7.04%) DV Cleared
5 5 (7.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (5.63%) MCSE
6 4 (5.63%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (4.23%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (4.23%) SC Cleared
7 3 (4.23%) CCSA
8 2 (2.82%) PMP
9 1 (1.41%) PMI Certification
9 1 (1.41%) Avaya Certification
9 1 (1.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.41%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.82%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (21.13%) Active Directory
2 7 (9.86%) ProxySG
3 5 (7.04%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.82%) XenApp
5 1 (1.41%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.41%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 9 (12.68%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (4.23%) CA Spectrum
2 3 (4.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (4.23%) CiscoWorks
2 3 (4.23%) Control-M
2 3 (4.23%) BladeLogic
2 3 (4.23%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (2.82%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (1.41%) SCCM
4 1 (1.41%) Cisco IPCC
4 1 (1.41%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.41%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 43 (60.56%) Cisco
2 18 (25.35%) Avaya
3 17 (23.94%) CheckPoint
4 15 (21.13%) Microsoft
5 9 (12.68%) Blue Coat
6 8 (11.27%) Symantec
6 8 (11.27%) Nortel
6 8 (11.27%) Citrix
6 8 (11.27%) Nokia
7 7 (9.86%) VMware
8 6 (8.45%) Juniper
8 6 (8.45%) CA
9 4 (5.63%) Oracle
10 3 (4.23%) Bloomberg
10 3 (4.23%) Fortinet
11 2 (2.82%) Apple
11 2 (2.82%) Speakerbus
11 2 (2.82%) Riverbed
11 2 (2.82%) SolarWinds
11 2 (2.82%) Verint
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