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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IP Telephony over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IP Telephony
Rank 123 133 118
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -15
Contract jobs citing IP Telephony 18 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.59% 0.26% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.38% 1.89% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 4
Average daily rate
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£270 £248 £291
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -15.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £248 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £300 £298
UK excluding London average daily rate £306 £293 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.70% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £137.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.22 £17.50 £25.25
% change year-on-year
+26.97% -30.69%
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 of England region.

Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
533 423 393
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 17.45% 13.97% 16.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 291 227 149
Average daily rate £313 £315 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.79% +8.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £165 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £336 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.27% +4.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 55 60
Average hourly rate £23.00 £27.50 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.36% +5.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.65 £11.50 £13.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £35.50 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.76 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+8.81% -21.56%

IP Telephony
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IP Telephony across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IP Telephony across the East of England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

IP Telephony Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IP Telephony within the East of England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
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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
Essex -1 8 £265 -
Bedfordshire +12 3 £300 -
Norfolk - 3 £188 -
Suffolk - 2 - -
IP Telephony
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 33 (89.19%) Cisco
2 14 (37.84%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (35.14%) CCNP
4 11 (29.73%) ITIL
4 11 (29.73%) Wireless
4 11 (29.73%) Cisco IPT
5 10 (27.03%) VMware
5 10 (27.03%) LAN
5 10 (27.03%) VoIP
6 9 (24.32%) CCNA
7 8 (21.62%) Firewall
7 8 (21.62%) Citrix
7 8 (21.62%) WAN
7 8 (21.62%) PBX
8 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
8 7 (18.92%) Degree
8 7 (18.92%) Cisco IOS
8 7 (18.92%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (16.22%) Network Management
9 6 (16.22%) Cisco IPCC
9 6 (16.22%) Telecoms
9 6 (16.22%) ISDN
10 5 (13.51%) Active Directory
10 5 (13.51%) MS Exchange
10 5 (13.51%) Thin Client
10 5 (13.51%) SAN
10 5 (13.51%) MPLS
10 5 (13.51%) EIGRP
10 5 (13.51%) BGP
10 5 (13.51%) Fat Client

IP Telephony
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (13.51%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.11%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (8.11%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 11 (29.73%) Wireless
1 11 (29.73%) Cisco IPT
2 10 (27.03%) LAN
2 10 (27.03%) VoIP
3 8 (21.62%) WAN
3 8 (21.62%) PBX
3 8 (21.62%) Firewall
4 7 (18.92%) Cisco IOS
4 7 (18.92%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (16.22%) ISDN
6 5 (13.51%) BGP
6 5 (13.51%) EIGRP
6 5 (13.51%) SAN
6 5 (13.51%) MPLS
6 5 (13.51%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (10.81%) IOS XR
7 4 (10.81%) OSPF
7 4 (10.81%) TCP/IP
7 4 (10.81%) VPN
7 4 (10.81%) IGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.11%) SQL Server
1 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 6 (16.22%) Telecoms
2 3 (8.11%) Finance
3 1 (2.70%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 9 (24.32%) Network Engineer
2 7 (18.92%) Network Specialist
3 5 (13.51%) Senior Network Specialist
4 4 (10.81%) Senior Network Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Telephony Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Senior Consultant
5 3 (8.11%) Consultant
5 3 (8.11%) VoIP Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Network Consultant
6 2 (5.41%) Technical Designer
6 2 (5.41%) Designer
6 2 (5.41%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.41%) Desktop Support
6 2 (5.41%) Network Consultant
6 2 (5.41%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Administrator
6 2 (5.41%) Project Leader
6 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) 802.1X
2 1 (2.70%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Thin Client
1 5 (13.51%) Fat Client
1 5 (13.51%) Data Centre
2 4 (10.81%) Management Information System
3 3 (8.11%) Blackberry
3 3 (8.11%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (8.11%) Replication
3 3 (8.11%) IVR
3 3 (8.11%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.70%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.11%) Windows
1 3 (8.11%) Linux
1 3 (8.11%) Android
2 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (5.41%) Windows 8
2 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (5.41%) Data ONTAP
2 2 (5.41%) Windows XP
2 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (29.73%) ITIL
2 6 (16.22%) Network Management
3 4 (10.81%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (8.11%) Service Delivery
4 3 (8.11%) PRINCE2
4 3 (8.11%) Data Protection
5 2 (5.41%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (5.41%) Business Continuity
5 2 (5.41%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (5.41%) Information Governance
5 2 (5.41%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (5.41%) Change Management
5 2 (5.41%) Validation
5 2 (5.41%) Business Continuity Planning
5 2 (5.41%) Time Management
6 1 (2.70%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (2.70%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (2.70%) Data Privacy
6 1 (2.70%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (2.70%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.70%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (37.84%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (35.14%) CCNP
3 9 (24.32%) CCNA
4 7 (18.92%) Degree
5 4 (10.81%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 4 (10.81%) CCIE
6 2 (5.41%) CCVP
7 1 (2.70%) CCDP
7 1 (2.70%) MCSE
7 1 (2.70%) MCSA
7 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.70%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.70%) SLA
2 1 (2.70%) TickIT
System Software
1 5 (13.51%) Active Directory
1 5 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (8.11%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (5.41%) XenApp
3 2 (5.41%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (16.22%) Cisco IPCC
2 4 (10.81%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (2.70%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 33 (89.19%) Cisco
2 10 (27.03%) VMware
3 8 (21.62%) Citrix
4 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
5 4 (10.81%) NetApp
6 3 (8.11%) Siemens
6 3 (8.11%) HP
7 2 (5.41%) Veeam
7 2 (5.41%) CheckPoint
7 2 (5.41%) BT
7 2 (5.41%) F5
7 2 (5.41%) Verint
8 1 (2.70%) Zeacom
8 1 (2.70%) SolarWinds