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 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 170 169 173
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Contract jobs citing VoIP 37 53 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.62% 0.73% 0.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.64% 6.08% 4.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 35 33
Average daily rate
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£275 £350 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £243 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £445 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
-15.38% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £22.00 £21.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% +40.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
- -23.07%
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
798 872 935
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.34% 11.99% 13.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 552 553 617
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £273 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £541 £600 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 38 33
Average hourly rate £19.50 £20.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.75 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £51.75 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 2014, 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 45 (60.00%) Cisco
2 24 (32.00%) WAN
2 24 (32.00%) Windows
3 23 (30.67%) Cisco Certification
4 22 (29.33%) Finance
5 21 (28.00%) LAN
6 18 (24.00%) Firewall
6 18 (24.00%) Microsoft
7 17 (22.67%) CCNP
7 17 (22.67%) VMware
8 16 (21.33%) Active Directory
8 16 (21.33%) ITIL
9 15 (20.00%) VPN
9 15 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 14 (18.67%) Windows Server 2008
10 14 (18.67%) Banking
11 13 (17.33%) VLAN
11 13 (17.33%) CheckPoint
11 13 (17.33%) Cisco CUCM
12 12 (16.00%) Wireless
12 12 (16.00%) DNS
13 11 (14.67%) DHCP
13 11 (14.67%) MS Exchange
13 11 (14.67%) Windows Server 2003
13 11 (14.67%) EIGRP
13 11 (14.67%) Windows 7
13 11 (14.67%) CCVP
14 10 (13.33%) SolarWinds
14 10 (13.33%) MPLS
14 10 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 11 (14.67%) MS Exchange
2 10 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (10.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 5 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (4.00%) Lync
5 3 (4.00%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.33%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.33%) WorkSite
Applications
1 9 (12.00%) MS Office
2 5 (6.67%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (32.00%) WAN
2 21 (28.00%) LAN
3 18 (24.00%) Firewall
4 15 (20.00%) VPN
5 13 (17.33%) VLAN
6 12 (16.00%) DNS
6 12 (16.00%) Wireless
7 11 (14.67%) EIGRP
7 11 (14.67%) DHCP
8 10 (13.33%) MPLS
9 8 (10.67%) SAN
10 7 (9.33%) IP Telephony
10 7 (9.33%) TCP/IP
10 7 (9.33%) Unified Communications
11 6 (8.00%) Cisco Nexus
11 6 (8.00%) NAS
11 6 (8.00%) Cisco IPT
12 5 (6.67%) Network Security
12 5 (6.67%) OSPF
12 5 (6.67%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.67%) MySQL
3 3 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (4.00%) SQLite
3 3 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.67%) IDOL
5 1 (1.33%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (4.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 3 (4.00%) Subversion
General
1 22 (29.33%) Finance
2 14 (18.67%) Banking
3 6 (8.00%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.00%) Law
4 3 (4.00%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.33%) Dutch Language
5 1 (1.33%) French Language
5 1 (1.33%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 20 (26.67%) Analyst
2 14 (18.67%) Cisco Engineer
3 11 (14.67%) Network Engineer
4 8 (10.67%) Support Analyst
4 8 (10.67%) Project Manager
4 8 (10.67%) Telephony Engineer
4 8 (10.67%) Network Support
5 7 (9.33%) Cisco Support
6 6 (8.00%) Administrator
7 5 (6.67%) Support Engineer
7 5 (6.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 5 (6.67%) Server Analyst
7 5 (6.67%) Server Engineer
8 4 (5.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 4 (5.33%) Network Administrator
8 4 (5.33%) Cisco Administrator
8 4 (5.33%) Voice Engineer
8 4 (5.33%) VoIP Project Manager
8 4 (5.33%) 2nd Line Support
9 3 (4.00%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.33%) XMPP
2 3 (4.00%) JSON
2 3 (4.00%) jQuery
2 3 (4.00%) HTML5
2 3 (4.00%) iOS SDK
2 3 (4.00%) REST
2 3 (4.00%) Cocoa Touch
2 3 (4.00%) UIKit
2 3 (4.00%) HTML
2 3 (4.00%) SOAP
2 3 (4.00%) Web Services
2 3 (4.00%) XML
2 3 (4.00%) Cocoa
2 3 (4.00%) Ajax
3 1 (1.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.00%) Blackberry
2 5 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
2 5 (6.67%) Mobile App
2 5 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.00%) Social Media
3 3 (4.00%) SecurID
3 3 (4.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.67%) Handset
4 2 (2.67%) Replication
4 2 (2.67%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.67%) e-Health
4 2 (2.67%) User Experience
4 2 (2.67%) RMADS
5 1 (1.33%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.33%) PKI
5 1 (1.33%) Statistics
5 1 (1.33%) Spread Betting
5 1 (1.33%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.33%) CMDB
5 1 (1.33%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 24 (32.00%) Windows
2 14 (18.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (14.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (14.67%) Windows 7
4 4 (5.33%) Apple iOS
4 4 (5.33%) Android
4 4 (5.33%) Windows XP
5 2 (2.67%) Linux
5 2 (2.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.33%) Windows NT
6 1 (1.33%) UNIX
6 1 (1.33%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (21.33%) ITIL
2 7 (9.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (8.00%) Migration
4 5 (6.67%) PRINCE2
5 4 (5.33%) CRM
5 4 (5.33%) Time Management
5 4 (5.33%) WAN Optimisation
6 3 (4.00%) OO
6 3 (4.00%) Infrastructure Management
6 3 (4.00%) iOS Development
6 3 (4.00%) Project Management
6 3 (4.00%) Asset Management
6 3 (4.00%) Information Architecture
7 2 (2.67%) E-Discovery
7 2 (2.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (2.67%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (2.67%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
7 2 (2.67%) Document Management
7 2 (2.67%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (2.67%) UML
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.33%) SQL
2 3 (4.00%) Objective-C
2 3 (4.00%) C++
2 3 (4.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (4.00%) PHP
3 1 (1.33%) C
3 1 (1.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.33%) R
Qualifications
1 23 (30.67%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (22.67%) CCNP
3 11 (14.67%) CCVP
4 7 (9.33%) CCNA
5 6 (8.00%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (5.33%) Security Cleared
7 3 (4.00%) CCIE
7 3 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (4.00%) SC Cleared
8 2 (2.67%) CCENT
8 2 (2.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (1.33%) MCP
9 1 (1.33%) MCSE
9 1 (1.33%) MCSA
9 1 (1.33%) DV Cleared
9 1 (1.33%) MOS
9 1 (1.33%) MCTS
9 1 (1.33%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (2.67%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (21.33%) Active Directory
2 15 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (6.67%) DFS Replication
3 5 (6.67%) VMware Server
4 3 (4.00%) vSphere
4 3 (4.00%) XenApp
5 1 (1.33%) XenServer
5 1 (1.33%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.33%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 13 (17.33%) Cisco CUCM
2 8 (10.67%) Cisco UCCE
2 8 (10.67%) Cisco UCCX
3 4 (5.33%) OPNET
4 3 (4.00%) CiscoWorks
5 2 (2.67%) CA Spectrum
6 1 (1.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (1.33%) WSUS
6 1 (1.33%) SCCM
6 1 (1.33%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 45 (60.00%) Cisco
2 18 (24.00%) Microsoft
3 17 (22.67%) VMware
4 13 (17.33%) CheckPoint
5 10 (13.33%) SolarWinds
6 9 (12.00%) Mitel
7 6 (8.00%) HP
7 6 (8.00%) Citrix
8 4 (5.33%) Juniper
9 3 (4.00%) Avaya
9 3 (4.00%) BT
9 3 (4.00%) NetApp
9 3 (4.00%) Speakerbus
9 3 (4.00%) Riverbed
10 2 (2.67%) CA
10 2 (2.67%) FrontRange
10 2 (2.67%) MobileIron
10 2 (2.67%) 3PAR
10 2 (2.67%) IPFX
11 1 (1.33%) F5
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