The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 90 84 83
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -1
Contract jobs citing VoIP 5 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.40% 0.25% 0.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.47% 3.01% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 3
Median daily rate £218 £280 £140
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.32% +100.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.60 £20.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+63.90% +2.50%
VoIP
Scotland

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
144 133 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 11.39% 8.34% 10.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 47 71
Median daily rate £350 £300 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £150 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £415 £519
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 9
Median hourly rate £11.79 £25.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.84% +38.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.75 £21.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+47.67% +7.50%

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

VoIP
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

VoIP Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

VoIP
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VoIP across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

VoIP Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for VoIP.

1 5 (71.43%) LAN
2 4 (57.14%) WAN
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 2 (28.57%) SAN
3 2 (28.57%) Internet
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
3 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (28.57%) Firewall
3 2 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) Law
3 2 (28.57%) Migration
3 2 (28.57%) Business Continuity
3 2 (28.57%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Management
3 2 (28.57%) High Availability
3 2 (28.57%) Business Continuity Management
3 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (28.57%) Network Optimisation
4 1 (14.29%) Software Distribution
4 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (14.29%) Skype
4 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
4 1 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland

VoIP
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 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 1 (14.29%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) LAN
2 4 (57.14%) WAN
3 2 (28.57%) Firewall
3 2 (28.57%) Internet
3 2 (28.57%) SAN
3 2 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (14.29%) Skype
4 1 (14.29%) Unified Communications
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
1 2 (28.57%) Law
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Business Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Data Migration Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Data Migration Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Implementation Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) IT Manager
2 1 (14.29%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Lead Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Migration Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Network Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Network Services Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Service Manager
2 1 (14.29%) VoIP Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 1 (14.29%) iPad
1 1 (14.29%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Business Continuity
1 2 (28.57%) Business Continuity Management
1 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (28.57%) High Availability
1 2 (28.57%) Migration
1 2 (28.57%) Network Optimisation
1 2 (28.57%) Performance Management
1 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
1 2 (28.57%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Network Architecture
2 1 (14.29%) Presales
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Service Management
2 1 (14.29%) Software Distribution
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) HND
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
1 1 (14.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Apple
3 1 (14.29%) HP
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
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