The table below looks at the statistics for IP Telephony skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IP Telephony over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IP Telephony
Rank 95 82 97
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +15
Contract jobs citing IP Telephony 4 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.26% 0.21% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.00% 1.72% 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Average daily rate £400 £195 £220
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+105.12% -11.36%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £17.50 - £30.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.75 £28.75
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -34.78%
IP Telephony
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands region.

Communications & Networking Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
200 174 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 12.76% 12.05% 10.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 87 68
Average daily rate £313 £325 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £219 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £448 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 17 28
Average hourly rate £13.50 £17.00 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.58% +11.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £10.26
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.75 £22.50 £29.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

IP Telephony
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IP Telephony across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

IP Telephony Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

IP Telephony
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing IP Telephony across the East Midlands region.

IP Telephony Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

IP Telephony
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing IP Telephony across the East Midlands region.

IP Telephony Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

IP Telephony
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IP Telephony within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derbyshire -12 2 £400 +33.33%
Leicestershire -11 1 - -
Lincolnshire - 1 - -
IP Telephony
England

IP Telephony
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region citing IP Telephony 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 IP Telephony.

1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) Wireless
2 3 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Wireless
3 2 (33.33%) LAN
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) WAN
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco IPT
4 1 (16.67%) Network Security
4 1 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds
4 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (16.67%) Network Management
4 1 (16.67%) Unified Communications
4 1 (16.67%) F5
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (16.67%) Capacity Management
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
4 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (16.67%) Multicast
4 1 (16.67%) Meraki
4 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
4 1 (16.67%) DHCP
4 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP

IP Telephony
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region citing IP Telephony 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 IP Telephony. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
1 1 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
1 3 (50.00%) Wireless
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco IPT
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Wireless
2 2 (33.33%) LAN
2 2 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (16.67%) ADSL
3 1 (16.67%) BIG-IP
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (16.67%) DHCP
3 1 (16.67%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) IPsec
3 1 (16.67%) Multicast
3 1 (16.67%) Network Security
3 1 (16.67%) OSPF
3 1 (16.67%) SSL
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) VoIP
3 1 (16.67%) VPN
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) IT Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Network Operations Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Operations Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 1 (16.67%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
2 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Capacity Management
1 1 (16.67%) Information Security
1 1 (16.67%) Migration
1 1 (16.67%) Network Design
1 1 (16.67%) Network Management
1 1 (16.67%) Network Security Management
1 1 (16.67%) Project Management
1 1 (16.67%) Security Management
1 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCNP
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
3 1 (16.67%) F5
3 1 (16.67%) Meraki
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds