The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP 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 VoIP over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 88 98 112
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +14
Contract jobs citing VoIP 36 34 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.58% 1.30% 0.94%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.33% 8.83% 5.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 26 20
Median daily rate £250 £366 £170
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.74% +115.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £182 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £409 £400 £330
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +17.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 5
Median hourly rate £23.06 £34.00 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.19% +38.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.55 £34.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.73 £34.00 £27.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+57.14% -
VoIP
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
386 385 481
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 16.93% 14.74% 16.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 198 287
Median daily rate £375 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £250 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 48 36
Median hourly rate £29.61 £31.37 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.59% +4.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £12.50 £13.92
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £50.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

VoIP
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 VoIP across the East of England region.

VoIP Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

VoIP
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VoIP across the East of England region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

VoIP Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

VoIP
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 VoIP across the East of England region.

VoIP Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

VoIP
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VoIP across the East of England region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

VoIP Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

VoIP
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 VoIP within the East of England region over the 3 months to 7 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Essex +17 18 £250 -3.84%
Suffolk +2 9 £160 -58.70%
Cambridgeshire 0 7 - - 1
Bedfordshire +1 1 £415 +7.09%
Hertfordshire -5 1 £775 +244.44% 4
VoIP
England

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing VoIP 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 VoIP.

1 22 (42.31%) Cisco
2 15 (28.85%) Wi-Fi
2 15 (28.85%) Network Security
3 14 (26.92%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (25.00%) Internet
4 13 (25.00%) Windows
4 13 (25.00%) LAN
4 13 (25.00%) WAN
4 13 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
5 12 (23.08%) CCNA
6 11 (21.15%) PBX
7 9 (17.31%) TCP/IP
7 9 (17.31%) DNS
7 9 (17.31%) Microsoft
7 9 (17.31%) Firewall
7 9 (17.31%) Cisco IPT
7 9 (17.31%) Data Centre
8 8 (15.38%) Active Directory
9 7 (13.46%) VPN
9 7 (13.46%) PSTN
9 7 (13.46%) Unix
9 7 (13.46%) VMware
9 7 (13.46%) ZigBee
10 6 (11.54%) Office 365
10 6 (11.54%) Telecoms
10 6 (11.54%) Retail
10 6 (11.54%) MS Office
10 6 (11.54%) EMC
11 5 (9.62%) OSPF
11 5 (9.62%) FTP

VoIP
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 4 (7.69%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.77%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (3.85%) IBM Notes
3 2 (3.85%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.92%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 6 (11.54%) MS Office
2 4 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (28.85%) Network Security
1 15 (28.85%) Wi-Fi
2 13 (25.00%) Internet
2 13 (25.00%) LAN
2 13 (25.00%) WAN
3 11 (21.15%) PBX
4 9 (17.31%) Cisco IPT
4 9 (17.31%) DNS
4 9 (17.31%) Firewall
4 9 (17.31%) TCP/IP
5 7 (13.46%) PSTN
5 7 (13.46%) VPN
5 7 (13.46%) ZigBee
6 5 (9.62%) DHCP
6 5 (9.62%) FTP
6 5 (9.62%) Intrusion Detection
6 5 (9.62%) IP Telephony
6 5 (9.62%) IPsec
6 5 (9.62%) OSPF
6 5 (9.62%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.85%) MySQL
1 2 (3.85%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (11.54%) Retail
1 6 (11.54%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.77%) Automotive
2 3 (5.77%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.85%) Dutch Language
3 2 (3.85%) German Language
3 2 (3.85%) Spanish Language
4 1 (1.92%) Finance
4 1 (1.92%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 12 (23.08%) Network Engineer
2 9 (17.31%) Cisco Engineer
3 6 (11.54%) Cisco Voice Engineer
3 6 (11.54%) Voice Engineer
3 6 (11.54%) VoIP Engineer
4 4 (7.69%) 1st Line Support
4 4 (7.69%) Analyst
4 4 (7.69%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 4 (7.69%) Support Engineer
5 3 (5.77%) IT Engineer
5 3 (5.77%) IT Support
5 3 (5.77%) IT Support Engineer
5 3 (5.77%) Support Analyst
5 3 (5.77%) Telecoms Engineer
6 2 (3.85%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
6 2 (3.85%) LAN Engineer
6 2 (3.85%) LAN/WAN Engineer
6 2 (3.85%) Service Desk Support
6 2 (3.85%) WAN Engineer
6 2 (3.85%) Wireless Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.77%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.92%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.31%) Data Centre
2 5 (9.62%) Embedded Systems
2 5 (9.62%) Smartphone
3 4 (7.69%) Internet of Things
4 3 (5.77%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (3.85%) IVR
5 2 (3.85%) Life Science
5 2 (3.85%) NHS
6 1 (1.92%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.92%) CCTV
6 1 (1.92%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.92%) Handset
6 1 (1.92%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 13 (25.00%) Windows
2 7 (13.46%) Unix
3 4 (7.69%) Linux
3 4 (7.69%) Windows 7
4 3 (5.77%) Windows Server
4 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.85%) Android
5 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (3.85%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.92%) Mac OS X Server
6 1 (1.92%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (7.69%) Network Management
1 4 (7.69%) Project Management
1 4 (7.69%) Service Management
2 3 (5.77%) CRM
2 3 (5.77%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (5.77%) ITIL
2 3 (5.77%) Load Balancing
2 3 (5.77%) Migration
3 2 (3.85%) Asset Management
3 2 (3.85%) ITSM
3 2 (3.85%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (3.85%) Network Planning
3 2 (3.85%) Performance Management
3 2 (3.85%) Software Deployment
4 1 (1.92%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (1.92%) Data Privacy
4 1 (1.92%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (1.92%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (1.92%) Server Monitoring
4 1 (1.92%) Service Desk Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.85%) Java
1 2 (3.85%) PowerShell
1 2 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (26.92%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (23.08%) CCNA
3 4 (7.69%) CCNP
4 3 (5.77%) CCDP
4 3 (5.77%) CCIE
4 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (3.85%) CCDA
5 2 (3.85%) MCSA
5 2 (3.85%) MOS
6 1 (1.92%) CCVP
6 1 (1.92%) DBS Check
6 1 (1.92%) Degree
6 1 (1.92%) JNCIP
6 1 (1.92%) MCSE
6 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.85%) Firmware
2 2 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.92%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.92%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (1.92%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.92%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.92%) vSphere
3 1 (1.92%) XenApp
3 1 (1.92%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (5.77%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (1.92%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (1.92%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.92%) SCCM
3 1 (1.92%) WSUS
Vendors
1 22 (42.31%) Cisco
2 9 (17.31%) Microsoft
3 7 (13.46%) VMware
4 6 (11.54%) EMC
5 4 (7.69%) BT
5 4 (7.69%) Citrix
5 4 (7.69%) F5
6 3 (5.77%) Avaya
6 3 (5.77%) CheckPoint
6 3 (5.77%) Mitel
6 3 (5.77%) Sourcefire
7 2 (3.85%) Apple
7 2 (3.85%) IronPort
7 2 (3.85%) Lotus
7 2 (3.85%) Oracle
7 2 (3.85%) Red Box
7 2 (3.85%) Riverbed
8 1 (1.92%) Polycom
8 1 (1.92%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.92%) Virgin Media