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 December 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
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 162 178 164
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -14
Contract jobs citing VoIP 34 38 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.60% 0.56% 0.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.61% 4.92% 4.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 23 25
Average daily rate
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£320 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £189 £187 £143
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £445 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
- -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £22.00 - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-1.36% -13.09%
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
738 773 860
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.06% 11.31% 14.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 530 500 576
Average daily rate £388 £400 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 33 47
Average hourly rate £19.10 £17.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.35% -24.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £12.75 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £27.56 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.13 £20.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+12.80% -2.38%

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 December 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 17 December 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 37 (56.06%) Cisco
2 23 (34.85%) Finance
3 18 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (27.27%) Windows
4 16 (24.24%) WAN
5 15 (22.73%) CCNP
5 15 (22.73%) Firewall
6 14 (21.21%) CheckPoint
6 14 (21.21%) LAN
6 14 (21.21%) ITIL
6 14 (21.21%) Banking
7 13 (19.70%) Microsoft
8 12 (18.18%) DNS
9 11 (16.67%) Active Directory
9 11 (16.67%) DHCP
9 11 (16.67%) EIGRP
9 11 (16.67%) VMware
9 11 (16.67%) VLAN
10 10 (15.15%) CCVP
10 10 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
10 10 (15.15%) Windows Server 2008
10 10 (15.15%) Telecoms
10 10 (15.15%) Wireless
11 9 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
11 9 (13.64%) Unified Communications
12 8 (12.12%) Cisco UCCE
12 8 (12.12%) Cisco UCCX
12 8 (12.12%) Cisco CUCM
12 8 (12.12%) SolarWinds
13 7 (10.61%) Video Conferencing

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

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 7 (10.61%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (10.61%) MS Exchange
2 5 (7.58%) SharePoint
2 5 (7.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (6.06%) Lync
3 4 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.52%) WorkSite
4 1 (1.52%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 7 (10.61%) MS Office
1 7 (10.61%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.06%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (4.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.52%) Office 365
1 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (24.24%) WAN
2 15 (22.73%) Firewall
3 14 (21.21%) LAN
4 12 (18.18%) DNS
5 11 (16.67%) DHCP
5 11 (16.67%) EIGRP
5 11 (16.67%) VLAN
6 10 (15.15%) Wireless
7 9 (13.64%) Unified Communications
8 7 (10.61%) TCP/IP
8 7 (10.61%) MPLS
9 6 (9.09%) OSPF
9 6 (9.09%) BGP
9 6 (9.09%) VPN
9 6 (9.09%) SAN
9 6 (9.09%) Network Security
10 4 (6.06%) Broadband
10 4 (6.06%) UMTS
10 4 (6.06%) LDAP
10 4 (6.06%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.03%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.52%) MS Access
2 1 (1.52%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (4.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 23 (34.85%) Finance
2 14 (21.21%) Banking
3 10 (15.15%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.55%) Law
5 2 (3.03%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.52%) Dutch Language
6 1 (1.52%) French Language
6 1 (1.52%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 15 (22.73%) Analyst
2 14 (21.21%) Network Engineer
3 13 (19.70%) Cisco Engineer
4 7 (10.61%) Telephony Engineer
5 6 (9.09%) Support Engineer
6 5 (7.58%) Voice Engineer
6 5 (7.58%) Project Manager
7 4 (6.06%) Support Analyst
7 4 (6.06%) Service Analyst
7 4 (6.06%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 4 (6.06%) Server Analyst
7 4 (6.06%) Network Support
7 4 (6.06%) Server Engineer
8 3 (4.55%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 3 (4.55%) Security Engineer
8 3 (4.55%) Senior Network Engineer
8 3 (4.55%) Service Manager
8 3 (4.55%) Senior Network Security Engineer
8 3 (4.55%) Senior Security Engineer
8 3 (4.55%) Cisco Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.52%) XMPP
1 1 (1.52%) JSON
1 1 (1.52%) XML
1 1 (1.52%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.61%) Video Conferencing
1 7 (10.61%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (9.09%) Blackberry
3 4 (6.06%) Replication
4 3 (4.55%) SecurID
5 2 (3.03%) Handset
5 2 (3.03%) Client/Server
5 2 (3.03%) e-Health
5 2 (3.03%) IVR
5 2 (3.03%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.52%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.52%) CMDB
6 1 (1.52%) PKI
6 1 (1.52%) Statistics
6 1 (1.52%) Neural Network
6 1 (1.52%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.52%) Spread Betting
6 1 (1.52%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 18 (27.27%) Windows
2 10 (15.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (7.58%) Windows 7
5 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.52%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.52%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (21.21%) ITIL
2 7 (10.61%) PRINCE2
3 4 (6.06%) Service Management
3 4 (6.06%) Service Delivery
4 3 (4.55%) Asset Management
4 3 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (4.55%) WAN Optimisation
4 3 (4.55%) CRM
4 3 (4.55%) Migration
5 2 (3.03%) Project Management
5 2 (3.03%) UML
5 2 (3.03%) Network Architecture
5 2 (3.03%) Business Transformation
5 2 (3.03%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (3.03%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 2 (3.03%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (3.03%) Analytics
5 2 (3.03%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (3.03%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (1.52%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.06%) SQL
2 1 (1.52%) R
2 1 (1.52%) C
2 1 (1.52%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 18 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (22.73%) CCNP
3 10 (15.15%) CCVP
4 4 (6.06%) CCNA
4 4 (6.06%) Security Cleared
5 3 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (4.55%) CCIE
6 2 (3.03%) MCSE
6 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (3.03%) Degree
6 2 (3.03%) CCENT
6 2 (3.03%) SC Cleared
6 2 (3.03%) MCITP
7 1 (1.52%) MOS
7 1 (1.52%) MCTS
7 1 (1.52%) BC Cleared
7 1 (1.52%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.52%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.58%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 10 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (6.06%) DFS Replication
3 4 (6.06%) VMware Server
4 3 (4.55%) XenApp
5 2 (3.03%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (1.52%) XenServer
6 1 (1.52%) vSphere
6 1 (1.52%) ISA Server
6 1 (1.52%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.52%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 8 (12.12%) Cisco UCCE
1 8 (12.12%) Cisco UCCX
1 8 (12.12%) Cisco CUCM
2 5 (7.58%) CiscoWorks
3 2 (3.03%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (1.52%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.52%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.52%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (1.52%) SCCM
4 1 (1.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.52%) Cisco IPCC
4 1 (1.52%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 37 (56.06%) Cisco
2 14 (21.21%) CheckPoint
3 13 (19.70%) Microsoft
4 11 (16.67%) VMware
5 8 (12.12%) SolarWinds
6 6 (9.09%) Mitel
7 5 (7.58%) Citrix
7 5 (7.58%) Juniper
8 3 (4.55%) Speakerbus
8 3 (4.55%) 3PAR
8 3 (4.55%) HP
8 3 (4.55%) BT
9 2 (3.03%) CA
9 2 (3.03%) NetApp
9 2 (3.03%) Avaya
9 2 (3.03%) Riverbed
9 2 (3.03%) IPFX
9 2 (3.03%) Tandberg
9 2 (3.03%) FrontRange
9 2 (3.03%) MobileIron
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