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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank - 81 73
Contract jobs citing VoIP 0 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh - 0.49% 0.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 4.90% 4.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 4
Median daily rate - £303 £129
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +134.95%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £300 £255
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £20.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+21.95% +20.58%
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
131 143 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 9.19% 10.01% 12.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 49 77
Median daily rate £375 £340 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% -11.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £156 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £452
UK excluding London median daily rate £369 £340 £333
% change year-on-year
+8.38% +2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 12 7
Median hourly rate £15.00 £40.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.50% +90.47%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

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
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 4 (50.00%) LAN
1 4 (50.00%) WAN
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (25.00%) HP
2 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) Network Architecture
2 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (25.00%) Presales
3 1 (12.50%) Project Governance
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 1 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) DHCP
3 1 (12.50%) DNS
3 1 (12.50%) WLAN
3 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 1 (12.50%) Banking

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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) LAN
1 4 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (12.50%) DHCP
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (12.50%) WLAN
General
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Project Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Implementation Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Lead Architect
2 2 (25.00%) VoIP Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) VoIP Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Telephony Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Telephony Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Network Architecture
1 2 (25.00%) Presales
1 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (12.50%) Project Governance
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (25.00%) HP