The table below looks at the statistics for IP Telephony skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IP Telephony over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IP Telephony
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 65 - 87
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing IP Telephony 3 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.38% - 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.83% - 1.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £225 - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £360 £300
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -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 Edinburgh region.

Communications & Networking Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
106 139 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 13.40% 9.98% 10.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 51 51
Median daily rate £375 £350 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £410 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.20% +7.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 1
Median hourly rate £52.00 £38.50 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.06% +35.08%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +26.31%

IP Telephony
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

IP Telephony
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

IP Telephony Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

IP Telephony
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

IP Telephony Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

IP Telephony
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for IP Telephony.

1 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Case Management
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Xerox
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Dell
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Juniper
3 1 (25.00%) Mac OS X
3 1 (25.00%) Apple
3 1 (25.00%) Thin Client
3 1 (25.00%) Terminal Services
3 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (25.00%) Nagios
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) FTP
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) SLA
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Adobe
3 1 (25.00%) CCIE
3 1 (25.00%) CCNP

IP Telephony
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) BIG-IP
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) FTP
3 1 (25.00%) FWSM
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) Check Point Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Network Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Security Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Desktop Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) IT Manager
1 1 (25.00%) IT Technical Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Juniper Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Network Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Network Security Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Security Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Service Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (25.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (25.00%) iPad
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (25.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Android
2 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (25.00%) Mac OS X
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Case Management
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) Email Filtering
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) Fault Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (25.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCIE
1 1 (25.00%) CCNP
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Cacti
1 1 (25.00%) Nagios
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
1 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Adobe
2 1 (25.00%) Apple
2 1 (25.00%) Canon
2 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Dell
2 1 (25.00%) F5
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Juniper
2 1 (25.00%) Mitel
2 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (25.00%) Xerox