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 1 April 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 161 184 167
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -17
Contract jobs citing VoIP 35 32 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.66% 0.50% 0.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.87% 4.58% 4.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 22 21
Average daily rate
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£363 £375 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +30.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £126 £253 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £486 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £298 £305 £300
% change year-on-year
-2.45% +1.66%
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 £19.75 £17.50 £19.25
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -9.09%
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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
718 698 820
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.45% 10.99% 13.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 521 465 555
Average daily rate £400 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.29% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £240 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
-0.72% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 23 38
Average hourly rate £18.70 £21.00 £40.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.95% -48.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.46 £13.45 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £33.75 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%

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 1 April 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 1 April 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 35 (52.24%) Cisco
2 24 (35.82%) WAN
3 23 (34.33%) LAN
4 22 (32.84%) Windows
5 21 (31.34%) Finance
6 18 (26.87%) Cisco Certification
7 17 (25.37%) Telecoms
8 16 (23.88%) Firewall
8 16 (23.88%) Microsoft
9 15 (22.39%) VMware
10 13 (19.40%) TCP/IP
10 13 (19.40%) DNS
10 13 (19.40%) DHCP
11 12 (17.91%) CCNA
11 12 (17.91%) Active Directory
12 11 (16.42%) MS Office
13 10 (14.93%) VMware Infrastructure
14 9 (13.43%) Video Conferencing
14 9 (13.43%) ITIL
14 9 (13.43%) SAN
14 9 (13.43%) Wireless
14 9 (13.43%) Analytical Skills
15 8 (11.94%) MPLS
15 8 (11.94%) VPN
15 8 (11.94%) MS Excel
15 8 (11.94%) MS Exchange
15 8 (11.94%) Windows Server 2008
15 8 (11.94%) Unified Communications
15 8 (11.94%) Exchange Server 2010
16 7 (10.45%) SolarWinds

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

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 (11.94%) MS Exchange
1 8 (11.94%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (10.45%) SharePoint
3 4 (5.97%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (5.97%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (4.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.49%) Lync
5 1 (1.49%) CMS
Applications
1 11 (16.42%) MS Office
2 8 (11.94%) MS Excel
3 4 (5.97%) MS Visio
4 3 (4.48%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (2.99%) MS Project
6 1 (1.49%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.49%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 24 (35.82%) WAN
2 23 (34.33%) LAN
3 16 (23.88%) Firewall
4 13 (19.40%) TCP/IP
4 13 (19.40%) DNS
4 13 (19.40%) DHCP
5 9 (13.43%) SAN
5 9 (13.43%) Wireless
6 8 (11.94%) MPLS
6 8 (11.94%) VPN
6 8 (11.94%) Unified Communications
7 6 (8.96%) Network Security
7 6 (8.96%) IP Telephony
7 6 (8.96%) Cisco IPT
8 5 (7.46%) SNMP
9 4 (5.97%) WLAN
9 4 (5.97%) Kerberos
9 4 (5.97%) LDAP
9 4 (5.97%) NAS
9 4 (5.97%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.99%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.49%) MySQL
General
1 21 (31.34%) Finance
2 17 (25.37%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.97%) Banking
4 1 (1.49%) Dutch Language
4 1 (1.49%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 15 (22.39%) Network Engineer
2 9 (13.43%) Analyst
2 9 (13.43%) Project Manager
3 6 (8.96%) Support Engineer
4 5 (7.46%) Cisco Engineer
4 5 (7.46%) Voice Engineer
5 4 (5.97%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 4 (5.97%) IT Support
5 4 (5.97%) Server Engineer
5 4 (5.97%) Senior Network Engineer
5 4 (5.97%) Server Analyst
6 3 (4.48%) Senior Network Security Engineer
6 3 (4.48%) Security Engineer
6 3 (4.48%) Senior Security Engineer
6 3 (4.48%) Service Manager
6 3 (4.48%) VoIP Project Manager
6 3 (4.48%) Cisco Voice Engineer
6 3 (4.48%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (4.48%) Network Security Engineer
7 2 (2.99%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.49%) JSON
1 1 (1.49%) XMPP
1 1 (1.49%) FIX Protocol
1 1 (1.49%) LAMP
1 1 (1.49%) COM
1 1 (1.49%) Web Services
1 1 (1.49%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.43%) Video Conferencing
1 9 (13.43%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.96%) Replication
3 4 (5.97%) Blackberry
4 3 (4.48%) IVR
4 3 (4.48%) Handset
5 2 (2.99%) Thin Client
5 2 (2.99%) Fat Client
5 2 (2.99%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.49%) Statistics
6 1 (1.49%) iPhone
6 1 (1.49%) Spread Betting
6 1 (1.49%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.49%) BBC
6 1 (1.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 22 (32.84%) Windows
2 8 (11.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (8.96%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (7.46%) UNIX
5 4 (5.97%) Linux
5 4 (5.97%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.49%) Android
6 1 (1.49%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.49%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.49%) AIX
6 1 (1.49%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (13.43%) ITIL
2 6 (8.96%) PRINCE2
3 5 (7.46%) Migration
3 5 (7.46%) Project Management
4 4 (5.97%) Service Management
4 4 (5.97%) Service Delivery
4 4 (5.97%) Performance Analysis
5 3 (4.48%) Asset Management
5 3 (4.48%) Network Architecture
5 3 (4.48%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (2.99%) CRM
6 2 (2.99%) Configuration Management
6 2 (2.99%) Contact Management
6 2 (2.99%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (2.99%) Test Strategy
6 2 (2.99%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (2.99%) WAN Optimisation
6 2 (2.99%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (2.99%) Performance Management
6 2 (2.99%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.96%) SQL
2 1 (1.49%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 18 (26.87%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (17.91%) CCNA
3 6 (8.96%) CCNP
4 4 (5.97%) CCVP
4 4 (5.97%) Degree
5 3 (4.48%) Security Cleared
5 3 (4.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (4.48%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.99%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (2.99%) Avaya Certification
6 2 (2.99%) MCSE
6 2 (2.99%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.49%) MCITP
7 1 (1.49%) JNCIA
7 1 (1.49%) BC Cleared
7 1 (1.49%) CCENT
7 1 (1.49%) MCP
7 1 (1.49%) ISEB
7 1 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.49%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.96%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (17.91%) Active Directory
2 10 (14.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.97%) DFS Replication
3 4 (5.97%) VMware Server
4 2 (2.99%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (1.49%) vSphere
5 1 (1.49%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.49%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.49%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 5 (7.46%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (4.48%) Cisco IPCC
2 3 (4.48%) CiscoWorks
3 2 (2.99%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (2.99%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (1.49%) vMotion
4 1 (1.49%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.49%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.49%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 35 (52.24%) Cisco
2 16 (23.88%) Microsoft
3 15 (22.39%) VMware
4 7 (10.45%) SolarWinds
4 7 (10.45%) Avaya
5 5 (7.46%) Mitel
5 5 (7.46%) Bloomberg
6 4 (5.97%) Reuters
6 4 (5.97%) CheckPoint
7 3 (4.48%) 3PAR
7 3 (4.48%) HP
8 2 (2.99%) Juniper
8 2 (2.99%) NetApp
8 2 (2.99%) Tandberg
8 2 (2.99%) Riverbed
9 1 (1.49%) Speakerbus
9 1 (1.49%) Fortinet
9 1 (1.49%) Google
9 1 (1.49%) Rackspace
9 1 (1.49%) F5
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