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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 161 169 172
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +3
Contract jobs citing VoIP 30 36 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.56% 0.60% 0.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.30% 5.27% 4.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 25 23
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +6.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £132 £136 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £464 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £288 £300
% change year-on-year
+11.30% -4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £15.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £16.25 £19.63
% change year-on-year
+26.15% -17.19%
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
698 683 835
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 12.92% 11.47% 12.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 521 499 553
Average daily rate £413 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £245 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 15 42
Average hourly rate £18.70 £21.00 £43.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.95% -52.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.46 £12.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.12 £27.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -20.00%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 34 (59.65%) Cisco
2 25 (43.86%) LAN
3 22 (38.60%) WAN
4 21 (36.84%) Cisco Certification
5 18 (31.58%) Windows
6 17 (29.82%) Microsoft
6 17 (29.82%) Firewall
7 15 (26.32%) Telecoms
7 15 (26.32%) TCP/IP
8 14 (24.56%) Finance
9 12 (21.05%) MS Office
10 11 (19.30%) CCNA
11 10 (17.54%) Video Conferencing
12 9 (15.79%) Data Centre
12 9 (15.79%) Active Directory
12 9 (15.79%) Avaya
12 9 (15.79%) ITIL
12 9 (15.79%) Wireless
13 8 (14.04%) VMware
13 8 (14.04%) MS Excel
13 8 (14.04%) VPN
13 8 (14.04%) CCNP
14 7 (12.28%) MPLS
14 7 (12.28%) DHCP
14 7 (12.28%) Linux
14 7 (12.28%) Cisco CUCM
15 6 (10.53%) Network Architecture
15 6 (10.53%) VLAN
15 6 (10.53%) Project Management
15 6 (10.53%) DNS

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 4 (7.02%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.26%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.51%) Lync
4 1 (1.75%) CMS
4 1 (1.75%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.75%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 12 (21.05%) MS Office
2 8 (14.04%) MS Excel
3 3 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (3.51%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (3.51%) MS Visio
4 2 (3.51%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.51%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 25 (43.86%) LAN
2 22 (38.60%) WAN
3 17 (29.82%) Firewall
4 15 (26.32%) TCP/IP
5 9 (15.79%) Wireless
6 8 (14.04%) VPN
7 7 (12.28%) MPLS
7 7 (12.28%) DHCP
8 6 (10.53%) VLAN
8 6 (10.53%) DNS
8 6 (10.53%) SAN
9 5 (8.77%) Cisco IPT
9 5 (8.77%) IP Telephony
10 4 (7.02%) Unified Communications
10 4 (7.02%) BIG-IP
10 4 (7.02%) Cisco ICM
10 4 (7.02%) Cisco IOS
10 4 (7.02%) EIGRP
11 3 (5.26%) WLAN
11 3 (5.26%) OSPF
General
1 15 (26.32%) Telecoms
2 14 (24.56%) Finance
3 1 (1.75%) Local Government
3 1 (1.75%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (24.56%) Network Engineer
2 8 (14.04%) Project Manager
3 7 (12.28%) Cisco Engineer
4 5 (8.77%) Analyst
4 5 (8.77%) Architect
4 5 (8.77%) Voice Engineer
4 5 (8.77%) IT Support
5 4 (7.02%) Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (5.26%) Support Analyst
6 3 (5.26%) Network Architect
6 3 (5.26%) Network Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (5.26%) Cisco Voice Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) Unified Communications Manager
7 2 (3.51%) Voice Specialist
7 2 (3.51%) IT Support Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (3.51%) Technical Manager
7 2 (3.51%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) Senior Network Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.75%) HTML
1 1 (1.75%) COM
1 1 (1.75%) Web Services
1 1 (1.75%) XML
1 1 (1.75%) Middleware
1 1 (1.75%) FIX Protocol
1 1 (1.75%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.54%) Video Conferencing
2 9 (15.79%) Data Centre
3 4 (7.02%) IVR
4 3 (5.26%) iPhone
5 2 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.51%) Fat Client
5 2 (3.51%) Replication
5 2 (3.51%) Blackberry
5 2 (3.51%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.75%) BBC
6 1 (1.75%) Handset
6 1 (1.75%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 18 (31.58%) Windows
2 7 (12.28%) Linux
3 6 (10.53%) UNIX
4 2 (3.51%) Android
4 2 (3.51%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.51%) Mac OS X
4 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (3.51%) Windows XP
4 2 (3.51%) Windows 2000
5 1 (1.75%) AIX
5 1 (1.75%) Solaris
5 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.75%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (1.75%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (15.79%) ITIL
2 6 (10.53%) Network Architecture
2 6 (10.53%) Project Management
2 6 (10.53%) PRINCE2
3 5 (8.77%) Configuration Management
4 4 (7.02%) Performance Analysis
4 4 (7.02%) Migration
5 3 (5.26%) Network Design
6 2 (3.51%) Test Strategy
6 2 (3.51%) Line Management
6 2 (3.51%) Product Management
6 2 (3.51%) Asset Management
6 2 (3.51%) Incident Management
6 2 (3.51%) Load Balancing
6 2 (3.51%) Contact Management
6 2 (3.51%) Service Management
6 2 (3.51%) Service Delivery
6 2 (3.51%) Change Management
7 1 (1.75%) PRINCE
7 1 (1.75%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.02%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (36.84%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (19.30%) CCNA
3 8 (14.04%) CCNP
4 5 (8.77%) DV Cleared
4 5 (8.77%) Security Cleared
5 4 (7.02%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 4 (7.02%) CCVP
6 3 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (5.26%) Degree
7 2 (3.51%) JNCIA
7 2 (3.51%) Avaya Certification
7 2 (3.51%) MCP
7 2 (3.51%) MCSE
8 1 (1.75%) CCDP
8 1 (1.75%) CCIE
8 1 (1.75%) ISEB
8 1 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (1.75%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (15.79%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.26%) ProxySG
2 3 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.75%) VMware Server
3 1 (1.75%) XenApp
3 1 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (12.28%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (7.02%) Cisco UCCE
3 3 (5.26%) Cisco IPCC
4 2 (3.51%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (1.75%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (1.75%) Control-M
5 1 (1.75%) CiscoWorks
5 1 (1.75%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 34 (59.65%) Cisco
2 17 (29.82%) Microsoft
3 9 (15.79%) Avaya
4 8 (14.04%) VMware
5 6 (10.53%) Bloomberg
6 4 (7.02%) Reuters
6 4 (7.02%) CheckPoint
7 3 (5.26%) Symantec
7 3 (5.26%) Nokia
7 3 (5.26%) Nortel
7 3 (5.26%) Blue Coat
8 2 (3.51%) Google
8 2 (3.51%) Apple
8 2 (3.51%) Juniper
8 2 (3.51%) Oracle
9 1 (1.75%) CA
9 1 (1.75%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.75%) Citrix
9 1 (1.75%) EMC
9 1 (1.75%) Syntegra
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