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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 149 168 182
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +14
Contract jobs citing VoIP 17 33 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.49% 0.59% 0.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.91% 4.37% 4.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 25 24
Median daily rate £429 £310 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.30% -11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £125 £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £521 £490 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £291 £275
% change year-on-year
+28.75% +5.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £20.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+107.31% +24.24%
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
435 755 740
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 12.45% 13.48% 11.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 331 550 522
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £238 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 16 22
Median hourly rate £19.00 £18.70 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.60% -13.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.55 £13.36 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.55 £22.90 £33.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +50.00%

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing VoIP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 May 2016.

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 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing VoIP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for VoIP.

1 19 (82.61%) Cisco
2 11 (47.83%) Firewall
3 9 (39.13%) OSPF
3 9 (39.13%) BGP
3 9 (39.13%) ITIL
4 8 (34.78%) LAN
4 8 (34.78%) WAN
4 8 (34.78%) DHCP
4 8 (34.78%) Wireless
5 7 (30.43%) EIGRP
5 7 (30.43%) VPN
5 7 (30.43%) DNS
5 7 (30.43%) MPLS
5 7 (30.43%) 802.1X
6 6 (26.09%) Data Centre
6 6 (26.09%) CCNP
6 6 (26.09%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (21.74%) Migration
7 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (21.74%) Project Management
7 5 (21.74%) TCP/IP
7 5 (21.74%) Juniper
7 5 (21.74%) MS Office
7 5 (21.74%) Windows
7 5 (21.74%) HSRP
8 4 (17.39%) Degree
8 4 (17.39%) Computer Science
8 4 (17.39%) Load Balancing
8 4 (17.39%) Network Security
8 4 (17.39%) Cisco ASA

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.70%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.35%) Apache
2 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.35%) IBM Notes
2 1 (4.35%) JBoss
2 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.35%) Skype for Business
2 1 (4.35%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) MS Office
2 3 (13.04%) MS Visio
3 1 (4.35%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (8.70%) Office 365
2 1 (4.35%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (4.35%) Google Apps
2 1 (4.35%) IaaS
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.35%) SaaS
2 1 (4.35%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 11 (47.83%) Firewall
2 9 (39.13%) BGP
2 9 (39.13%) OSPF
3 8 (34.78%) DHCP
3 8 (34.78%) LAN
3 8 (34.78%) WAN
3 8 (34.78%) Wireless
4 7 (30.43%) DNS
4 7 (30.43%) EIGRP
4 7 (30.43%) MPLS
4 7 (30.43%) VPN
5 5 (21.74%) HSRP
5 5 (21.74%) TCP/IP
6 4 (17.39%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (17.39%) Network Security
7 3 (13.04%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (13.04%) SNMP
7 3 (13.04%) Spanning Tree
7 3 (13.04%) VLAN
7 3 (13.04%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Exadata
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Advertising
2 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
3 2 (8.70%) Banking
3 2 (8.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Network Engineer
2 6 (26.09%) Cisco Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Project Manager
5 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 3 (13.04%) Security Manager
5 3 (13.04%) Security Project Manager
5 3 (13.04%) Voice Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Cisco Consultant
6 2 (8.70%) Cisco Network Consultant
6 2 (8.70%) Cisco VoIP Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Consultant
6 2 (8.70%) Data Network Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Firewall Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Network Consultant
6 2 (8.70%) Support Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Voice Network Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) VoIP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (30.43%) 802.1X
2 1 (4.35%) Middleware
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Data Centre
2 4 (17.39%) Computer Science
3 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
5 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (4.35%) BYOD
5 1 (4.35%) Private Cloud
5 1 (4.35%) Public Cloud
5 1 (4.35%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (4.35%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Windows
2 4 (17.39%) Linux
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server
4 1 (4.35%) Debian
4 1 (4.35%) Solaris
4 1 (4.35%) Unix
4 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) ITIL
2 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (21.74%) Migration
2 5 (21.74%) Project Management
3 4 (17.39%) Load Balancing
3 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (13.04%) High Availability
4 3 (13.04%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2
5 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce
5 2 (8.70%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (4.35%) Build Automation
6 1 (4.35%) Change Control
6 1 (4.35%) DevOps
6 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (4.35%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (4.35%) Network Design
6 1 (4.35%) Patch Management
6 1 (4.35%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (4.35%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) Java
1 2 (8.70%) Python
1 2 (8.70%) Ruby
2 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
2 1 (4.35%) C++
2 1 (4.35%) Korn
2 1 (4.35%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) CCNP
1 6 (26.09%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (17.39%) Degree
3 2 (8.70%) CCDP
3 2 (8.70%) CCIE
3 2 (8.70%) CCNA
3 2 (8.70%) JNCIE
3 2 (8.70%) JNCIP
3 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.35%) CCNP Voice
4 1 (4.35%) CCSP
4 1 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (4.35%) MCP
4 1 (4.35%) MCSA
4 1 (4.35%) MCSE
4 1 (4.35%) MCTS
4 1 (4.35%) MOS
4 1 (4.35%) PMI Certification
4 1 (4.35%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.04%) VMware ESX
2 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.35%) Snort
3 1 (4.35%) Terminal Services
3 1 (4.35%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) SCCM
2 2 (8.70%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (4.35%) Ansible
3 1 (4.35%) BladeLogic
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (4.35%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (4.35%) Control-M
3 1 (4.35%) FortiGate
3 1 (4.35%) MIMEsweeper
3 1 (4.35%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (4.35%) Puppet
3 1 (4.35%) Salt
3 1 (4.35%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 19 (82.61%) Cisco
2 5 (21.74%) Juniper
3 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
3 4 (17.39%) Oracle
3 4 (17.39%) Palo Alto
4 3 (13.04%) Avaya
4 3 (13.04%) NetApp
4 3 (13.04%) VMware
5 2 (8.70%) CheckPoint
5 2 (8.70%) Extreme Networks
5 2 (8.70%) F5
5 2 (8.70%) NICE Systems
5 2 (8.70%) Nokia
5 2 (8.70%) Symantec
6 1 (4.35%) BEA
6 1 (4.35%) Blue Coat
6 1 (4.35%) BT
6 1 (4.35%) CA
6 1 (4.35%) Forcepoint
6 1 (4.35%) Mitel