The table below looks at the statistics for IP Telephony skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IP Telephony over the 3 months to 27 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IP Telephony
Rank 514 552 466
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -86
Contract jobs citing IP Telephony 115 94 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.23% 0.18% 0.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.48% 1.26% 1.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 44 94
Median daily rate £350 £300 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -6.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £157 £122 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £425 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £300 £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 2
Median hourly rate £16.92 £15.25 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.91% -28.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.78 £9.98 £20.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.05 £43.00 £22.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.83 £24.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-13.20% +20.00%
IP Telephony
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Communications & Networking Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7756 7481 7596
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.67% 14.14% 14.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 4796 4345 4154
Median daily rate £400 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 370 477 427
Median hourly rate £30.00 £21.53 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.37% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 £12.43 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £47.83 £44.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -2.15%

IP Telephony
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England 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 England

IP Telephony
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

IP Telephony Daily Rate Trend in England

IP Telephony
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IP Telephony across the England region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

IP Telephony Daily Rate Histogram in England

IP Telephony
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

IP Telephony Hourly Rate Trend in England

IP Telephony
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IP Telephony within the England region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
London +19 50 £420 +60.00% 4
South East +13 26 £400 +18.51% 9
East of England +17 10 £348 +15.83% 1
West Midlands -25 9 £210 - 1
North West +14 7 £275 -19.11% 8
Yorkshire - 6 £340 - 2
South West +7 4 £263 - 3
East Midlands - 4 £235 - 1
North East -24 1 - -
IP Telephony
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IP Telephony
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, 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 England region with a requirement for IP Telephony.

1 161 (72.85%) Cisco
2 100 (45.25%) WAN
3 94 (42.53%) LAN
4 89 (40.27%) Firewall
5 87 (39.37%) Cisco Certification
6 75 (33.94%) Wireless
7 70 (31.67%) CCNP
8 68 (30.77%) Windows
9 63 (28.51%) Microsoft
10 59 (26.70%) Active Directory
11 58 (26.24%) ITIL
12 48 (21.72%) Cisco ASA
13 45 (20.36%) Data Centre
14 44 (19.91%) HP
15 43 (19.46%) VMware
16 41 (18.55%) CCNA
17 40 (18.10%) VoIP
18 39 (17.65%) Finance
18 39 (17.65%) Windows Server
19 34 (15.38%) CheckPoint
19 34 (15.38%) MPLS
20 32 (14.48%) VPN
20 32 (14.48%) MS Exchange
20 32 (14.48%) Windows Server 2008
21 31 (14.03%) Cisco IPT
22 29 (13.12%) Network Security
22 29 (13.12%) SLA
23 28 (12.67%) Telecoms
24 27 (12.22%) Citrix
24 27 (12.22%) Windows Server 2003

IP Telephony
Top Related IT Skills in 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 32 (14.48%) MS Exchange
2 13 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
3 10 (4.52%) Skype for Business
4 9 (4.07%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (2.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 5 (2.26%) IIS
8 2 (0.90%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.45%) CICS
9 1 (0.45%) CMS
9 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.45%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.45%) WebSphere
Applications
1 25 (11.31%) MS Excel
2 13 (5.88%) MS Office
3 3 (1.36%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.90%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.45%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.98%) Office 365
2 3 (1.36%) IaaS
2 3 (1.36%) SaaS
3 2 (0.90%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.90%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 100 (45.25%) WAN
2 94 (42.53%) LAN
3 89 (40.27%) Firewall
4 75 (33.94%) Wireless
5 48 (21.72%) Cisco ASA
6 40 (18.10%) VoIP
7 34 (15.38%) MPLS
8 32 (14.48%) VPN
9 31 (14.03%) Cisco IPT
10 29 (13.12%) Network Security
11 27 (12.22%) Unified Communications
12 26 (11.76%) Cisco IOS
12 26 (11.76%) DHCP
12 26 (11.76%) DNS
13 24 (10.86%) TCP/IP
14 20 (9.05%) Wi-Fi
15 19 (8.60%) SAN
16 17 (7.69%) Internet
16 17 (7.69%) VLAN
17 15 (6.79%) FWSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.26%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.45%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (0.90%) JIRA
1 2 (0.90%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 39 (17.65%) Finance
2 28 (12.67%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.26%) Legal
4 4 (1.81%) Banking
5 2 (0.90%) French Language
5 2 (0.90%) Games
5 2 (0.90%) Investment Banking
5 2 (0.90%) Local Government
5 2 (0.90%) Retail
6 1 (0.45%) Advertising
6 1 (0.45%) Dutch Language
6 1 (0.45%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.45%) Law
6 1 (0.45%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 60 (27.15%) Network Engineer
2 34 (15.38%) Analyst
3 27 (12.22%) Cisco Engineer
4 21 (9.50%) Network Security Engineer
4 21 (9.50%) Security Engineer
5 20 (9.05%) Support Engineer
6 19 (8.60%) Senior Network Engineer
7 16 (7.24%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 16 (7.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 14 (6.33%) Architect
9 13 (5.88%) Project Manager
10 12 (5.43%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 12 (5.43%) Network Analyst
11 11 (4.98%) Infrastructure Support
11 11 (4.98%) Support Analyst
12 10 (4.52%) Infrastructure Manager
13 9 (4.07%) 2nd Line Support
14 8 (3.62%) Desktop Support
14 8 (3.62%) Firewall Engineer
14 8 (3.62%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.71%) XMPP
2 5 (2.26%) 802.1X
3 2 (0.90%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 45 (20.36%) Data Centre
2 16 (7.24%) Blackberry
3 11 (4.98%) Video Conferencing
4 7 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (2.71%) Handset
5 6 (2.71%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.81%) Fat Client
6 4 (1.81%) Thin Client
7 3 (1.36%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.36%) IVR
7 3 (1.36%) Statistics
8 2 (0.90%) AS400
8 2 (0.90%) CCTV
8 2 (0.90%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.90%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (0.90%) NHS
9 1 (0.45%) Eurex
9 1 (0.45%) Life Science
9 1 (0.45%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.45%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 68 (30.77%) Windows
2 39 (17.65%) Windows Server
3 32 (14.48%) Windows Server 2008
4 27 (12.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 21 (9.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (8.14%) Windows 7
7 10 (4.52%) Windows XP
8 9 (4.07%) Android
9 5 (2.26%) Linux
9 5 (2.26%) Windows 8
10 4 (1.81%) Unix
11 3 (1.36%) Mac OS X Server
11 3 (1.36%) Windows 2000
12 2 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.90%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.45%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.45%) CentOS
13 1 (0.45%) Fedora
13 1 (0.45%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.45%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (26.24%) ITIL
2 27 (12.22%) Project Management
3 24 (10.86%) PRINCE2
4 22 (9.95%) Migration
5 15 (6.79%) Service Delivery
5 15 (6.79%) Service Management
6 14 (6.33%) Mentoring
6 14 (6.33%) Network Management
7 12 (5.43%) Root Cause Analysis
8 11 (4.98%) E-Commerce
9 10 (4.52%) Change Management
9 10 (4.52%) Fault Management
9 10 (4.52%) ITIL V3
10 9 (4.07%) Disaster Recovery
10 9 (4.07%) Problem Management
10 9 (4.07%) TOGAF
11 8 (3.62%) Network Monitoring
12 7 (3.17%) Email Migration
12 7 (3.17%) Infrastructure Monitoring
12 7 (3.17%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 7 (3.17%) PowerShell
1 7 (3.17%) SQL
2 1 (0.45%) C
2 1 (0.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 87 (39.37%) Cisco Certification
2 70 (31.67%) CCNP
3 41 (18.55%) CCNA
4 25 (11.31%) CCIE
5 23 (10.41%) SC Cleared
5 23 (10.41%) Security Cleared
6 16 (7.24%) Degree
7 13 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
8 8 (3.62%) JNCIP
9 7 (3.17%) CCDP
9 7 (3.17%) CCSE
9 7 (3.17%) JNCIE
9 7 (3.17%) MOS
10 6 (2.71%) MCP
11 5 (2.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 4 (1.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 3 (1.36%) CCIP
13 3 (1.36%) MCSE
13 3 (1.36%) Microsoft Certification
13 3 (1.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (13.12%) SLA
2 5 (2.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.36%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 2 (0.90%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.90%) GxP
4 2 (0.90%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.90%) QA
System Software
1 59 (26.70%) Active Directory
2 26 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (7.24%) VMware ESX
4 15 (6.79%) VMware ESXi
5 10 (4.52%) vSphere
6 5 (2.26%) UAG
7 4 (1.81%) Firmware
7 4 (1.81%) XenApp
8 3 (1.36%) Hyper-V
8 3 (1.36%) MetaFrame
8 3 (1.36%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.90%) XenServer
10 1 (0.45%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 25 (11.31%) SCCM
2 18 (8.14%) Cisco CUCM
3 15 (6.79%) Cisco UCCX
4 14 (6.33%) Cisco Prime
5 11 (4.98%) SolarWinds Orion
6 9 (4.07%) Cacti
6 9 (4.07%) Nagios
7 7 (3.17%) Cisco UCCE
7 7 (3.17%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 7 (3.17%) OpenView
8 6 (2.71%) SCOM
9 4 (1.81%) Backup Exec
9 4 (1.81%) WSUS
10 3 (1.36%) DameWare
10 3 (1.36%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 3 (1.36%) SmoothWall
11 2 (0.90%) Cisco IPCC
12 1 (0.45%) AppManager
Vendors
1 161 (72.85%) Cisco
2 63 (28.51%) Microsoft
3 44 (19.91%) HP
4 43 (19.46%) VMware
5 34 (15.38%) CheckPoint
6 27 (12.22%) Citrix
7 26 (11.76%) SolarWinds
8 25 (11.31%) Avaya
9 18 (8.14%) Juniper
10 16 (7.24%) Nortel
11 15 (6.79%) F5
12 13 (5.88%) Dell
13 9 (4.07%) Palo Alto
14 8 (3.62%) LANDesk
14 8 (3.62%) Meraki
15 7 (3.17%) Brocade
15 7 (3.17%) IBM
15 7 (3.17%) Splunk
15 7 (3.17%) Toshiba
16 6 (2.71%) CA
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