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 17 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 153 173 170
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -3
Contract jobs citing VoIP 37 38 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.68% 0.59% 0.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.91% 5.08% 3.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 26 22
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.15% +26.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £128 £238 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £474 £446
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £310 £288
% change year-on-year
-7.25% +7.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Average hourly rate £12.50 £17.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +9.37%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £17.50 £19.63
% change year-on-year
+17.14% -10.82%
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
754 748 919
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.87% 11.55% 14.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 558 515 619
Average daily rate £400 £380 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £232 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £340 £313
% change year-on-year
- +8.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 19 43
Average hourly rate £18.70 £22.00 £44.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% -50.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.46 £12.65 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.90 £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 17 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 17 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 (55.56%) Cisco
2 25 (39.68%) LAN
3 22 (34.92%) WAN
4 20 (31.75%) Finance
5 19 (30.16%) Microsoft
6 18 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
6 18 (28.57%) Windows
7 17 (26.98%) Telecoms
7 17 (26.98%) Firewall
8 15 (23.81%) TCP/IP
9 11 (17.46%) CCNA
9 11 (17.46%) MS Office
9 11 (17.46%) ITIL
9 11 (17.46%) VMware
10 10 (15.87%) MS Excel
10 10 (15.87%) Video Conferencing
11 9 (14.29%) Active Directory
11 9 (14.29%) VPN
11 9 (14.29%) MPLS
12 8 (12.70%) Wireless
12 8 (12.70%) DHCP
12 8 (12.70%) PRINCE2
13 7 (11.11%) DNS
13 7 (11.11%) CCNP
13 7 (11.11%) Cisco CUCM
14 6 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
14 6 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
14 6 (9.52%) Avaya
14 6 (9.52%) Replication
15 5 (7.94%) Service Delivery

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

For the 6 months to 17 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 5 (7.94%) SharePoint
1 5 (7.94%) MS Exchange
1 5 (7.94%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (4.76%) Lync
3 1 (1.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.59%) CMS
Applications
1 11 (17.46%) MS Office
2 10 (15.87%) MS Excel
3 4 (6.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (4.76%) MS Visio
5 2 (3.17%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (3.17%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.17%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 25 (39.68%) LAN
2 22 (34.92%) WAN
3 17 (26.98%) Firewall
4 15 (23.81%) TCP/IP
5 9 (14.29%) VPN
5 9 (14.29%) MPLS
6 8 (12.70%) DHCP
6 8 (12.70%) Wireless
7 7 (11.11%) DNS
8 5 (7.94%) IP Telephony
8 5 (7.94%) SAN
8 5 (7.94%) Cisco IPT
8 5 (7.94%) Network Security
8 5 (7.94%) Unified Communications
9 4 (6.35%) Cisco IOS
9 4 (6.35%) EIGRP
9 4 (6.35%) Cisco ICM
9 4 (6.35%) VLAN
10 3 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (4.76%) IGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.59%) MySQL
General
1 20 (31.75%) Finance
2 17 (26.98%) Telecoms
3 4 (6.35%) Banking
4 1 (1.59%) Dutch Language
4 1 (1.59%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 16 (25.40%) Network Engineer
2 9 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 7 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
4 6 (9.52%) IT Support
5 5 (7.94%) Voice Engineer
5 5 (7.94%) Support Engineer
5 5 (7.94%) Analyst
6 3 (4.76%) Service Manager
6 3 (4.76%) Senior Network Engineer
6 3 (4.76%) IT Support Engineer
6 3 (4.76%) VoIP Project Manager
6 3 (4.76%) Cisco Voice Engineer
7 2 (3.17%) Architect
7 2 (3.17%) Senior Security Engineer
7 2 (3.17%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 2 (3.17%) Security Engineer
7 2 (3.17%) Voice Specialist
7 2 (3.17%) Senior Network Security Engineer
7 2 (3.17%) Customer Services Manager
7 2 (3.17%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.59%) COM
1 1 (1.59%) Web Services
1 1 (1.59%) XML
1 1 (1.59%) XMPP
1 1 (1.59%) JSON
1 1 (1.59%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.87%) Video Conferencing
2 6 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (9.52%) Replication
3 4 (6.35%) IVR
4 2 (3.17%) Fat Client
4 2 (3.17%) Thin Client
4 2 (3.17%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.17%) Handset
4 2 (3.17%) iPhone
4 2 (3.17%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.59%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 18 (28.57%) Windows
2 5 (7.94%) Linux
2 5 (7.94%) UNIX
3 4 (6.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (6.35%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (4.76%) Windows 7
5 2 (3.17%) Android
5 2 (3.17%) Windows 2000
5 2 (3.17%) Windows XP
5 2 (3.17%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.59%) AIX
6 1 (1.59%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.59%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (17.46%) ITIL
2 8 (12.70%) PRINCE2
3 5 (7.94%) Service Delivery
3 5 (7.94%) Project Management
3 5 (7.94%) Migration
4 4 (6.35%) Performance Analysis
4 4 (6.35%) Configuration Management
5 3 (4.76%) Network Architecture
5 3 (4.76%) Service Management
6 2 (3.17%) Contact Management
6 2 (3.17%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (3.17%) Change Management
6 2 (3.17%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (3.17%) Test Strategy
6 2 (3.17%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (3.17%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (3.17%) Asset Management
6 2 (3.17%) Incident Management
6 2 (3.17%) Load Balancing
6 2 (3.17%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.35%) SQL
2 1 (1.59%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 18 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (17.46%) CCNA
3 7 (11.11%) CCNP
4 5 (7.94%) Degree
4 5 (7.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 5 (7.94%) Security Cleared
5 4 (6.35%) DV Cleared
5 4 (6.35%) CCVP
5 4 (6.35%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (4.76%) MCSE
6 3 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (3.17%) Avaya Certification
7 2 (3.17%) JNCIA
7 2 (3.17%) MCP
8 1 (1.59%) CCIE
8 1 (1.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (1.59%) CCDP
8 1 (1.59%) ISEB
8 1 (1.59%) JNCIS
8 1 (1.59%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.94%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 6 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.17%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (1.59%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.59%) vSphere
4 1 (1.59%) ISA Server
4 1 (1.59%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (11.11%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (6.35%) Cisco UCCE
3 3 (4.76%) Cisco IPCC
4 2 (3.17%) CiscoWorks
4 2 (3.17%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (1.59%) FortiGate
5 1 (1.59%) vMotion
5 1 (1.59%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.59%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 35 (55.56%) Cisco
2 19 (30.16%) Microsoft
3 11 (17.46%) VMware
4 6 (9.52%) Avaya
5 5 (7.94%) Bloomberg
6 4 (6.35%) Reuters
7 3 (4.76%) CheckPoint
7 3 (4.76%) Juniper
7 3 (4.76%) HP
7 3 (4.76%) SolarWinds
7 3 (4.76%) 3PAR
8 2 (3.17%) Tandberg
8 2 (3.17%) Apple
8 2 (3.17%) Google
9 1 (1.59%) Speakerbus
9 1 (1.59%) Fortinet
9 1 (1.59%) Mitel
9 1 (1.59%) Symantec
9 1 (1.59%) McAfee
9 1 (1.59%) Syntegra
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