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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 169 172 157
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -15
Contract jobs citing VoIP 27 36 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.53% 0.61% 0.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.03% 5.22% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 21 25
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£375 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £150 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £525 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £298 £300
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -0.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Average hourly rate £12.50 £19.25 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.06% +10.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+2.63% -5.00%
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
670 689 769
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.20% 11.65% 13.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 483 440 504
Average daily rate £388 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £625 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 26 45
Average hourly rate £18.70 £18.70 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -46.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.75 £12.75 £11.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £23.40 £157.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 33 (51.56%) Cisco
2 23 (35.94%) Windows
3 21 (32.81%) Finance
4 20 (31.25%) WAN
5 19 (29.69%) LAN
6 18 (28.13%) Microsoft
7 17 (26.56%) Cisco Certification
8 15 (23.44%) Firewall
9 14 (21.88%) VMware
10 13 (20.31%) DNS
10 13 (20.31%) DHCP
10 13 (20.31%) ITIL
11 12 (18.75%) CCNP
12 11 (17.19%) Active Directory
12 11 (17.19%) TCP/IP
12 11 (17.19%) VMware Infrastructure
13 10 (15.63%) Windows Server 2008
13 10 (15.63%) VPN
13 10 (15.63%) MS Office
13 10 (15.63%) Telecoms
14 9 (14.06%) Wireless
14 9 (14.06%) Video Conferencing
14 9 (14.06%) Unified Communications
14 9 (14.06%) Banking
15 8 (12.50%) SolarWinds
15 8 (12.50%) SAN
15 8 (12.50%) CheckPoint
15 8 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
15 8 (12.50%) MS Excel
16 7 (10.94%) SharePoint

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 7 (10.94%) SharePoint
1 7 (10.94%) MS Exchange
1 7 (10.94%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (6.25%) Lync
2 4 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (6.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.56%) IBM Notes
3 1 (1.56%) WorkSite
Applications
1 10 (15.63%) MS Office
2 8 (12.50%) MS Excel
3 4 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (6.25%) MS Visio
4 2 (3.13%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) Office 365
1 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (31.25%) WAN
2 19 (29.69%) LAN
3 15 (23.44%) Firewall
4 13 (20.31%) DNS
4 13 (20.31%) DHCP
5 11 (17.19%) TCP/IP
6 10 (15.63%) VPN
7 9 (14.06%) Wireless
7 9 (14.06%) Unified Communications
8 8 (12.50%) SAN
9 7 (10.94%) MPLS
10 6 (9.38%) Network Security
10 6 (9.38%) VLAN
11 5 (7.81%) SNMP
11 5 (7.81%) EIGRP
12 4 (6.25%) NAS
12 4 (6.25%) LTE
12 4 (6.25%) Cisco IOS
12 4 (6.25%) Broadband
12 4 (6.25%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.13%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.56%) MS Access
2 1 (1.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 21 (32.81%) Finance
2 10 (15.63%) Telecoms
3 9 (14.06%) Banking
4 3 (4.69%) Law
5 1 (1.56%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.56%) Dutch Language
5 1 (1.56%) French Language
5 1 (1.56%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 17 (26.56%) Network Engineer
2 14 (21.88%) Analyst
3 7 (10.94%) Project Manager
3 7 (10.94%) Support Engineer
4 6 (9.38%) Cisco Engineer
5 5 (7.81%) IT Support
6 4 (6.25%) Server Analyst
6 4 (6.25%) Server Engineer
6 4 (6.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 3 (4.69%) Service Analyst
7 3 (4.69%) Network Security Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) Support Analyst
7 3 (4.69%) Business Analyst
7 3 (4.69%) Senior Network Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) Service Manager
7 3 (4.69%) IT Support Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) Senior Network Security Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) Senior Security Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) Security Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.56%) Web Services
1 1 (1.56%) XML
1 1 (1.56%) LAMP
1 1 (1.56%) XMPP
1 1 (1.56%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.06%) Video Conferencing
2 7 (10.94%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (9.38%) Replication
3 6 (9.38%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.13%) SecurID
4 2 (3.13%) IVR
4 2 (3.13%) Handset
4 2 (3.13%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.13%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.56%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.56%) BBC
5 1 (1.56%) Neural Network
5 1 (1.56%) e-Health
5 1 (1.56%) Spread Betting
5 1 (1.56%) Statistics
5 1 (1.56%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.56%) CMDB
5 1 (1.56%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.56%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 23 (35.94%) Windows
2 10 (15.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (9.38%) Windows 7
5 5 (7.81%) UNIX
6 3 (4.69%) Linux
7 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.56%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.56%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.56%) AIX
8 1 (1.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (20.31%) ITIL
2 7 (10.94%) PRINCE2
3 4 (6.25%) Migration
3 4 (6.25%) Service Management
3 4 (6.25%) Service Delivery
3 4 (6.25%) Performance Analysis
4 3 (4.69%) Asset Management
4 3 (4.69%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (4.69%) Network Architecture
5 2 (3.13%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (3.13%) Performance Management
5 2 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (3.13%) Project Management
5 2 (3.13%) Configuration Management
5 2 (3.13%) Contact Management
5 2 (3.13%) UML
5 2 (3.13%) CRM
5 2 (3.13%) WAN Optimisation
5 2 (3.13%) Analytics
5 2 (3.13%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.81%) SQL
2 1 (1.56%) C
2 1 (1.56%) Objective-C
2 1 (1.56%) R
Qualifications
1 17 (26.56%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (18.75%) CCNP
3 6 (9.38%) CCNA
4 4 (6.25%) Security Cleared
4 4 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (4.69%) CCVP
5 3 (4.69%) Degree
6 2 (3.13%) CCENT
6 2 (3.13%) DV Cleared
6 2 (3.13%) MCITP
6 2 (3.13%) MCSE
6 2 (3.13%) CCIE
6 2 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.56%) MCSA
7 1 (1.56%) MCP
7 1 (1.56%) MOS
7 1 (1.56%) MCTS
7 1 (1.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.38%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (17.19%) Active Directory
1 11 (17.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (6.25%) DFS Replication
2 4 (6.25%) VMware Server
3 2 (3.13%) Forefront TMG
3 2 (3.13%) XenApp
4 1 (1.56%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.56%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.56%) ISA Server
4 1 (1.56%) XenServer
4 1 (1.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (6.25%) Cisco UCCE
1 4 (6.25%) CiscoWorks
1 4 (6.25%) Cisco UCCX
2 3 (4.69%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (3.13%) Cisco IPCC
4 1 (1.56%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (1.56%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.56%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.56%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.56%) SCCM
4 1 (1.56%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 33 (51.56%) Cisco
2 18 (28.13%) Microsoft
3 14 (21.88%) VMware
4 8 (12.50%) SolarWinds
4 8 (12.50%) CheckPoint
5 6 (9.38%) Mitel
6 4 (6.25%) Reuters
6 4 (6.25%) Bloomberg
6 4 (6.25%) Citrix
7 3 (4.69%) Avaya
7 3 (4.69%) Juniper
7 3 (4.69%) HP
7 3 (4.69%) 3PAR
8 2 (3.13%) Riverbed
8 2 (3.13%) F5
8 2 (3.13%) IPFX
8 2 (3.13%) Tandberg
8 2 (3.13%) NetApp
9 1 (1.56%) MobileIron
9 1 (1.56%) Rackspace
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