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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IP Telephony over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IP Telephony
Rank 455 499 440
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -59
Contract jobs citing IP Telephony 128 83 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.25% 0.17% 0.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.71% 1.27% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 59 44
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£305 £360 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.27% +30.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £148 £140 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £256 £360 £288
% change year-on-year
-28.88% +25.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 3
Average hourly rate £40.00 £13.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+207.69% -31.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.80 £11.40 £18.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £42.60 £29.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £13.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+207.69% -49.50%
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
7499 6537 6663
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.84% 13.18% 15.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 4142 3515 3434
Average daily rate £350 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 399 366 538
Average hourly rate £28.00 £20.00 £21.73
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -7.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £44.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -11.11%

IP Telephony
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IP Telephony across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 April 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IP Telephony across the England region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

IP Telephony Hourly Rate Histogram in England

IP Telephony
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IP Telephony within the England region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015. 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
London 0 60 £325 +8.33% 7
South East +2 26 £350 -18.60% 6
East of England +25 19 £250 +78.57% 5
East Midlands - 8 £134 - 2
Yorkshire - 7 £200 - 3
North West -24 6 £225 -10.00% 3
South West -9 2 £360 -23.40% 3
North East - 1 - -
IP Telephony
UK

IP Telephony
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing IP Telephony 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 IP Telephony.

1 192 (74.71%) Cisco
2 97 (37.74%) LAN
3 92 (35.80%) Cisco Certification
4 90 (35.02%) WAN
5 79 (30.74%) Firewall
6 72 (28.02%) Windows
7 68 (26.46%) VoIP
8 66 (25.68%) VPN
9 64 (24.90%) Cisco IPT
10 60 (23.35%) Wireless
11 58 (22.57%) ITIL
11 58 (22.57%) CCNA
12 56 (21.79%) Microsoft
13 54 (21.01%) MPLS
14 47 (18.29%) CCNP
15 45 (17.51%) Telecoms
16 41 (15.95%) TCP/IP
17 39 (15.18%) OSPF
18 37 (14.40%) VMware
19 34 (13.23%) Active Directory
20 33 (12.84%) Avaya
20 33 (12.84%) Video Conferencing
21 32 (12.45%) HP
22 30 (11.67%) VLAN
22 30 (11.67%) Unified Communications
23 29 (11.28%) BGP
24 26 (10.12%) MS Exchange
24 26 (10.12%) MS Office
25 25 (9.73%) Cisco CUCM
25 25 (9.73%) Windows Server 2008

IP Telephony
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing IP Telephony 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 IP Telephony. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 26 (10.12%) MS Exchange
2 20 (7.78%) Lync
3 14 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2007
4 11 (4.28%) Exchange Server 2010
5 10 (3.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 7 (2.72%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (1.95%) IBM Notes
8 4 (1.56%) SharePoint
9 3 (1.17%) Lotus Domino
10 2 (0.78%) IIS
11 1 (0.39%) JBoss
11 1 (0.39%) WebSphere
Applications
1 26 (10.12%) MS Office
2 12 (4.67%) MS Excel
3 5 (1.95%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.78%) MS Project
5 1 (0.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.39%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.39%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.39%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 97 (37.74%) LAN
2 90 (35.02%) WAN
3 79 (30.74%) Firewall
4 68 (26.46%) VoIP
5 66 (25.68%) VPN
6 64 (24.90%) Cisco IPT
7 60 (23.35%) Wireless
8 54 (21.01%) MPLS
9 41 (15.95%) TCP/IP
10 39 (15.18%) OSPF
11 30 (11.67%) VLAN
11 30 (11.67%) Unified Communications
12 29 (11.28%) BGP
13 20 (7.78%) PBX
13 20 (7.78%) Internet
14 19 (7.39%) ISDN
14 19 (7.39%) DNS
15 18 (7.00%) Cisco ASA
16 17 (6.61%) WLAN
17 16 (6.23%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (4.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.95%) Oracle Database
3 4 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (1.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (0.78%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (0.78%) Oracle Discoverer
5 1 (0.39%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.39%) DB2
5 1 (0.39%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 45 (17.51%) Telecoms
2 23 (8.95%) Finance
3 8 (3.11%) Banking
4 3 (1.17%) Retail
4 3 (1.17%) Investment Banking
5 2 (0.78%) Law
5 2 (0.78%) Legal
6 1 (0.39%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.39%) Advertising
6 1 (0.39%) Billing
6 1 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.39%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.39%) Back Office
6 1 (0.39%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 56 (21.79%) Network Engineer
2 44 (17.12%) Analyst
3 23 (8.95%) Cisco Engineer
4 18 (7.00%) Project Manager
4 18 (7.00%) Voice Engineer
5 17 (6.61%) Network Analyst
6 16 (6.23%) Architect
7 14 (5.45%) Support Engineer
8 13 (5.06%) Service Analyst
8 13 (5.06%) Senior Network Engineer
9 12 (4.67%) Service Desk Analyst
9 12 (4.67%) Network Support
10 11 (4.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 10 (3.89%) Solutions Architect
11 10 (3.89%) Support Analyst
12 9 (3.50%) Senior Analyst
12 9 (3.50%) Desktop Support
12 9 (3.50%) Telephony Engineer
12 9 (3.50%) Senior Network Analyst
12 9 (3.50%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.56%) HTML
1 4 (1.56%) Web Services
2 3 (1.17%) XMPP
3 2 (0.78%) .NET
4 1 (0.39%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.39%) SOAP
4 1 (0.39%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.39%) JSON
4 1 (0.39%) WCF
4 1 (0.39%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 33 (12.84%) Video Conferencing
2 20 (7.78%) IVR
3 17 (6.61%) Blackberry
4 8 (3.11%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (2.33%) Handset
6 3 (1.17%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.17%) Mainframe
6 3 (1.17%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.17%) Thin Client
6 3 (1.17%) Fat Client
7 2 (0.78%) CMDB
7 2 (0.78%) PMI
7 2 (0.78%) AS400
7 2 (0.78%) Eurex
7 2 (0.78%) Public Cloud
7 2 (0.78%) iSeries
7 2 (0.78%) FlexPod
8 1 (0.39%) iPad
8 1 (0.39%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.39%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 72 (28.02%) Windows
2 25 (9.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (8.17%) Windows Server 2003
4 19 (7.39%) Windows 7
5 17 (6.61%) Linux
6 15 (5.84%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (4.67%) CentOS
7 12 (4.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (4.28%) Windows XP
9 6 (2.33%) UNIX
10 5 (1.95%) Windows 2000
10 5 (1.95%) Apple iOS
10 5 (1.95%) Windows 8
11 3 (1.17%) Android
11 3 (1.17%) Solaris
12 1 (0.39%) AIX
12 1 (0.39%) SUSE
12 1 (0.39%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (22.57%) ITIL
2 22 (8.56%) Project Management
3 19 (7.39%) Network Management
4 17 (6.61%) Service Delivery
4 17 (6.61%) Network Design
5 14 (5.45%) PRINCE2
6 13 (5.06%) Configuration Management
6 13 (5.06%) Kalman Filter
7 11 (4.28%) Business Continuity
8 10 (3.89%) Migration
8 10 (3.89%) Change Management
8 10 (3.89%) E-Commerce
9 9 (3.50%) CRM
9 9 (3.50%) Incident Management
9 9 (3.50%) Load Balancing
9 9 (3.50%) Root Cause Analysis
10 8 (3.11%) Service Management
11 7 (2.72%) Disaster Recovery
11 7 (2.72%) Network Load Balancing
11 7 (2.72%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 20 (7.78%) SQL
2 5 (1.95%) C
3 4 (1.56%) JavaScript
3 4 (1.56%) T-SQL
3 4 (1.56%) VBA
4 1 (0.39%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.39%) C#
Qualifications
1 92 (35.80%) Cisco Certification
2 58 (22.57%) CCNA
3 47 (18.29%) CCNP
4 15 (5.84%) CCIE
5 14 (5.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 14 (5.45%) MCSE
6 12 (4.67%) Security Cleared
7 11 (4.28%) SC Cleared
8 10 (3.89%) Degree
8 10 (3.89%) A+ Certification
9 8 (3.11%) CCDP
10 7 (2.72%) DV Cleared
10 7 (2.72%) CCVP
10 7 (2.72%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 6 (2.33%) CCIP
12 5 (1.95%) MCP
12 5 (1.95%) CCSE
12 5 (1.95%) JNCIA
13 4 (1.56%) MCTS
13 4 (1.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 8 (3.11%) Dodd-Frank
2 7 (2.72%) PCI DSS
3 5 (1.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.17%) ISO 9001
4 3 (1.17%) SLA
5 1 (0.39%) TickIT
5 1 (0.39%) COBIT
5 1 (0.39%) PMBOK
System Software
1 34 (13.23%) Active Directory
2 18 (7.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (4.67%) Firmware
4 5 (1.95%) XenServer
5 3 (1.17%) XenApp
5 3 (1.17%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.78%) vSphere
6 2 (0.78%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.78%) Snort
6 2 (0.78%) Squid
7 1 (0.39%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 25 (9.73%) Cisco CUCM
2 21 (8.17%) Cisco IPCC
3 13 (5.06%) FortiGate
4 10 (3.89%) Cisco UCCX
4 10 (3.89%) SCCM
5 9 (3.50%) Cisco UCCE
6 8 (3.11%) CiscoWorks
7 4 (1.56%) HP Quality Center
7 4 (1.56%) AirWatch
8 2 (0.78%) SCOM
8 2 (0.78%) HP Data Protector
9 1 (0.39%) SolarWinds Orion
9 1 (0.39%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.39%) WSUS
9 1 (0.39%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 192 (74.71%) Cisco
2 56 (21.79%) Microsoft
3 37 (14.40%) VMware
4 33 (12.84%) Avaya
5 32 (12.45%) HP
6 24 (9.34%) Juniper
6 24 (9.34%) CheckPoint
7 14 (5.45%) Blue Coat
7 14 (5.45%) Citrix
8 13 (5.06%) IBM
8 13 (5.06%) Mitel
8 13 (5.06%) Remedy
9 12 (4.67%) Oracle
10 11 (4.28%) NetApp
10 11 (4.28%) Nokia
11 10 (3.89%) SolarWinds
12 9 (3.50%) F5
12 9 (3.50%) Verint
12 9 (3.50%) McAfee
12 9 (3.50%) Apple
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
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Ipswich
Interquest - IQ Telecom
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Interquest - IQ Telecom
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