The first table below looks at the demand for VoIP skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the East Sussex region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank - 25 35
Contract jobs citing VoIP 0 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex - 2.38% 1.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 15.63% 16.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Average daily rate - £500 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £294 £289 £318
% change year-on-year
+1.73% -9.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Average hourly rate - £21.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.43%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.63 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-10.82% -10.79%
Communications & Networking Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
32 32 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 10.60% 15.24% 9.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 14 13
Average daily rate £350 £500 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +81.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £175 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £525 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 6
Average hourly rate £21.31 £21.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.45% -2.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £19.33 £16.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £23.33 £23.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -23.72%
VoIP
South East

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

VoIP
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

VoIP Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

VoIP
Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

VoIP Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

VoIP
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VoIP within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Brighton - - - - 2
VoIP
South East

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) CCNA
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (66.67%) Avaya
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Office Communications Server
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Bourne shell
2 1 (33.33%) C-shell
2 1 (33.33%) Network Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Network Management
2 1 (33.33%) Lync
2 1 (33.33%) Verint
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) SUSE
2 1 (33.33%) Debian
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Gentoo
2 1 (33.33%) AWK
2 1 (33.33%) CCVP

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 1 (33.33%) Office Communications Server
1 1 (33.33%) Lync
1 1 (33.33%) Lotus Domino
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) IP Telephony
2 1 (33.33%) SSH
2 1 (33.33%) IMAP
2 1 (33.33%) Wireshark
2 1 (33.33%) MPLS
2 1 (33.33%) DPNSS
2 1 (33.33%) QSIG
2 1 (33.33%) H.323
2 1 (33.33%) CTI
2 1 (33.33%) IPv4
2 1 (33.33%) IPv6
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
2 1 (33.33%) SNMP
General
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Voice Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Avaya Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
2 1 (33.33%) SUSE
2 1 (33.33%) Debian
2 1 (33.33%) Gentoo
2 1 (33.33%) Ubuntu
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
2 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Network Architecture
1 1 (33.33%) Network Management
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (33.33%) B2B
1 1 (33.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Bourne shell
1 1 (33.33%) C-shell
1 1 (33.33%) AWK
1 1 (33.33%) Korn
1 1 (33.33%) Perl
1 1 (33.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCNA
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) CCVP
2 1 (33.33%) MCITP
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) CCIE
2 1 (33.33%) CCNP
2 1 (33.33%) MCP
2 1 (33.33%) MCSE
2 1 (33.33%) MCSA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (33.33%) Xen
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Avaya
2 1 (33.33%) Verint
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Reuters
2 1 (33.33%) Bloomberg
2 1 (33.33%) CQG
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft