The table below looks at the statistics for IP Telephony skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IP Telephony over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IP Telephony
England / East of England
Rank 120 114 115
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Contract jobs citing IP Telephony 5 9 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.24% 0.38% 0.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.30% 2.56% 3.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 13
Median daily rate £188 £325 £255
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.30% +27.45%
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £355 £300
% change year-on-year
-11.26% +18.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £16.00 £13.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -12.50%

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 of England region.

Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
385 352 376
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 18.13% 14.93% 14.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 173 198
Median daily rate £325 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £248 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.36% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 39 53
Median hourly rate £21.50 £22.38 £24.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.91% -7.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £12.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +20.83%

IP Telephony
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing IP Telephony as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

IP Telephony Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

IP Telephony
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

IP Telephony Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

IP Telephony
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

IP Telephony Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

IP Telephony
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IP Telephony within the East of England region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire +6 2 - -
Cambridgeshire +2 2 - -
Hertfordshire -6 1 £188 -50.00% 1
IP Telephony
England

IP Telephony
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing IP Telephony 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 East of England region with a requirement for IP Telephony.

1 7 (58.33%) Cisco
2 5 (41.67%) VoIP
2 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
3 4 (33.33%) Project Management
3 4 (33.33%) Migration
3 4 (33.33%) WAN
3 4 (33.33%) LAN
3 4 (33.33%) Citrix
3 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (25.00%) ITIL
4 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (25.00%) CCNP
4 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (25.00%) DNS
4 3 (25.00%) IVR
4 3 (25.00%) Firewall
4 3 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (25.00%) SCCM
4 3 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (25.00%) Cisco UCCX
5 2 (16.67%) Email Migration
5 2 (16.67%) Server Building
5 2 (16.67%) Network Security
5 2 (16.67%) VLAN
5 2 (16.67%) Cisco IPT
5 2 (16.67%) H.323
5 2 (16.67%) MPLS
5 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
5 2 (16.67%) CCIE

IP Telephony
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (8.33%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) VoIP
2 4 (33.33%) LAN
2 4 (33.33%) WAN
3 3 (25.00%) DNS
3 3 (25.00%) Firewall
3 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco IPT
4 2 (16.67%) DHCP
4 2 (16.67%) H.323
4 2 (16.67%) MPLS
4 2 (16.67%) Network Security
4 2 (16.67%) PBX
4 2 (16.67%) VLAN
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco ISE
5 1 (8.33%) NetScaler
5 1 (8.33%) Spanning Tree
5 1 (8.33%) Unified Communications
General
1 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (8.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 3 (25.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 3 (25.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (25.00%) Project Manager
1 3 (25.00%) VoIP Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) IT Manager
2 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Infrastructure Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco IPT Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Database Manager
3 1 (8.33%) IP Telephony Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) IT Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (8.33%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Unified Communications Manager
3 1 (8.33%) VoIP Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) IVR
2 1 (8.33%) CCTV
2 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Fat Client
2 1 (8.33%) Handset
2 1 (8.33%) NHS
2 1 (8.33%) Thin Client
2 1 (8.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Mac OS
2 1 (8.33%) Mac OS X Server
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Migration
1 4 (33.33%) Project Management
2 3 (25.00%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (16.67%) Email Migration
3 2 (16.67%) Server Building
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (8.33%) DSDM
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
4 1 (8.33%) Regression Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
4 1 (8.33%) Scrum
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (25.00%) CCNP
3 2 (16.67%) CCIE
4 1 (8.33%) CCDP
4 1 (8.33%) CCNA
4 1 (8.33%) CCNP Voice
4 1 (8.33%) CCVP
4 1 (8.33%) DBS Check
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) Firmware
2 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (8.33%) VMware ESX
2 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (8.33%) vSphere
2 1 (8.33%) XenApp
2 1 (8.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (25.00%) Cisco UCCX
1 3 (25.00%) SCCM
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (8.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Cisco
2 4 (33.33%) Citrix
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (8.33%) Apple
4 1 (8.33%) Avaya
4 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
4 1 (8.33%) Dell
4 1 (8.33%) Genesys
4 1 (8.33%) NetApp
4 1 (8.33%) Nortel
4 1 (8.33%) Red Box
4 1 (8.33%) Siemens
4 1 (8.33%) SonicWALL
4 1 (8.33%) VMware