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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IP Telephony
Rank 439 475 462
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -13
Contract jobs citing IP Telephony 141 94 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.27% 0.19% 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.82% 1.43% 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 41 54
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £185 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £460 £464
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £360 £250
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +44.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 15 19
Average hourly rate £16.25 £22.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.77% +32.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £13.80 £13.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.25 £26.80 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +25.00%
IP Telephony
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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
7759 6581 8255
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.85% 13.64% 15.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 4364 3662 3826
Average daily rate £370 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.06% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £215 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.91% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 429 380 625
Average hourly rate £22.50 £21.75 £21.67
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +0.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.52 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £24.97
% change year-on-year
- -9.89%

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 19 September 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IP Telephony within the England region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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 +30 58 £375 +8.69% 27
South East +20 41 £344 +5.76% 9
Yorkshire +15 16 £275 -31.25% 3
North West -1 9 £475 - 2
North East - 5 £294 -
South West -49 4 £470 - 2
West Midlands -20 3 £425 +11.47% 2
East Midlands +2 2 £255 +27.50%
East of England - 2 £325 - 1
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IP Telephony
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

1 127 (52.26%) Cisco
2 92 (37.86%) WAN
3 83 (34.16%) LAN
4 77 (31.69%) Firewall
5 75 (30.86%) Windows
6 72 (29.63%) Cisco Certification
7 70 (28.81%) Finance
8 63 (25.93%) Microsoft
9 48 (19.75%) CCNA
10 45 (18.52%) ITIL
10 45 (18.52%) Avaya
10 45 (18.52%) MPLS
11 42 (17.28%) Windows 7
12 41 (16.87%) Telecoms
13 39 (16.05%) VPN
14 38 (15.64%) Cisco IPT
15 36 (14.81%) MS Exchange
16 35 (14.40%) Active Directory
17 34 (13.99%) VoIP
18 33 (13.58%) Migration
19 32 (13.17%) VMware
20 31 (12.76%) Internet
21 30 (12.35%) CheckPoint
21 30 (12.35%) MS Office
21 30 (12.35%) Wireless
22 28 (11.52%) Blackberry
23 27 (11.11%) CCNP
24 26 (10.70%) Citrix
24 26 (10.70%) Project Management
25 23 (9.47%) HP

IP Telephony
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 36 (14.81%) MS Exchange
2 16 (6.58%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (3.70%) Lync
4 7 (2.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 7 (2.88%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (2.06%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.65%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (0.82%) IIS
9 1 (0.41%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.41%) CMS
Applications
1 30 (12.35%) MS Office
2 12 (4.94%) MS Excel
3 7 (2.88%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.23%) MS Project
4 3 (1.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 92 (37.86%) WAN
2 83 (34.16%) LAN
3 77 (31.69%) Firewall
4 45 (18.52%) MPLS
5 39 (16.05%) VPN
6 38 (15.64%) Cisco IPT
7 34 (13.99%) VoIP
8 31 (12.76%) Internet
9 30 (12.35%) Wireless
10 23 (9.47%) Unified Communications
11 22 (9.05%) PBX
12 21 (8.64%) BGP
13 19 (7.82%) TCP/IP
14 18 (7.41%) Cisco ASA
15 17 (7.00%) DNS
15 17 (7.00%) DHCP
16 16 (6.58%) SAN
16 16 (6.58%) Wi-Fi
16 16 (6.58%) Multicast
17 14 (5.76%) Cisco Nexus
Development Applications
1 2 (0.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 70 (28.81%) Finance
2 41 (16.87%) Telecoms
3 10 (4.12%) Banking
4 8 (3.29%) Retail
5 7 (2.88%) Law
6 6 (2.47%) Investment Banking
6 6 (2.47%) Legal
7 5 (2.06%) Back Office
7 5 (2.06%) Electronics
8 4 (1.65%) French Language
9 1 (0.41%) Billing
9 1 (0.41%) Military
9 1 (0.41%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.41%) Front Office
9 1 (0.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 41 (16.87%) Analyst
2 39 (16.05%) Network Engineer
3 24 (9.88%) Support Analyst
4 22 (9.05%) Project Manager
5 21 (8.64%) Architect
5 21 (8.64%) Voice Engineer
6 16 (6.58%) Desktop Support
7 14 (5.76%) Cisco Engineer
8 13 (5.35%) Network Support
8 13 (5.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 12 (4.94%) Support Engineer
10 11 (4.53%) Administrator
10 11 (4.53%) Cisco Support
11 10 (4.12%) Desktop Analyst
11 10 (4.12%) Desktop Support Analyst
12 9 (3.70%) Network Administrator
12 9 (3.70%) Communications Manager
12 9 (3.70%) Cisco Network Engineer
12 9 (3.70%) Engineering Manager
13 8 (3.29%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.12%) XMPP
2 2 (0.82%) CSS
3 1 (0.41%) XML
3 1 (0.41%) ODBC
3 1 (0.41%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 28 (11.52%) Blackberry
2 22 (9.05%) Video Conferencing
3 9 (3.70%) IVR
4 8 (3.29%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (2.88%) iPhone
6 6 (2.47%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.65%) CESG
8 3 (1.23%) Thin Client
8 3 (1.23%) Fat Client
9 2 (0.82%) PKI
9 2 (0.82%) SecurID
10 1 (0.41%) ASIC
10 1 (0.41%) DTV
10 1 (0.41%) NHS
10 1 (0.41%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.41%) e-Health
10 1 (0.41%) Handset
10 1 (0.41%) AS400
10 1 (0.41%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.41%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 75 (30.86%) Windows
2 42 (17.28%) Windows 7
3 22 (9.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (5.76%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (4.53%) Windows XP
6 7 (2.88%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (2.06%) Android
8 4 (1.65%) Windows 2000 Server
9 3 (1.23%) Linux
9 3 (1.23%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.82%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.82%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.41%) UNIX
11 1 (0.41%) Fedora
11 1 (0.41%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (18.52%) ITIL
2 33 (13.58%) Migration
3 26 (10.70%) Project Management
4 21 (8.64%) Disaster Recovery
5 20 (8.23%) Network Design
5 20 (8.23%) PRINCE2
6 13 (5.35%) Service Delivery
6 13 (5.35%) Network Management
6 13 (5.35%) Kalman Filter
7 12 (4.94%) Network Monitoring
8 11 (4.53%) Service Management
8 11 (4.53%) Load Balancing
8 11 (4.53%) Network Architecture
9 10 (4.12%) Change Management
10 9 (3.70%) Incident Management
11 8 (3.29%) Test Automation
11 8 (3.29%) Change Control
12 7 (2.88%) Line Management
12 7 (2.88%) WFM
12 7 (2.88%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (2.06%) SQL
2 4 (1.65%) PowerShell
3 3 (1.23%) VB
4 2 (0.82%) Java
5 1 (0.41%) C
Qualifications
1 72 (29.63%) Cisco Certification
2 48 (19.75%) CCNA
3 27 (11.11%) CCNP
4 21 (8.64%) Microsoft Certification
5 16 (6.58%) MCSE
6 10 (4.12%) CCIE
7 9 (3.70%) MCP
8 8 (3.29%) Security Cleared
8 8 (3.29%) Degree
8 8 (3.29%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (2.47%) CCDP
9 6 (2.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 4 (1.65%) SC Cleared
10 4 (1.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (1.65%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 3 (1.23%) Avaya Certification
11 3 (1.23%) ISEB
12 2 (0.82%) APMP
12 2 (0.82%) MCDST
12 2 (0.82%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 7 (2.88%) QA
3 5 (2.06%) SLA
4 2 (0.82%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.41%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 35 (14.40%) Active Directory
2 20 (8.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (3.29%) Terminal Services
4 5 (2.06%) vSphere
5 4 (1.65%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.82%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.82%) ProxySG
7 1 (0.41%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (0.41%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 1 (0.41%) DFS Replication
7 1 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 23 (9.47%) Cisco CUCM
2 9 (3.70%) OPNET
2 9 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (2.88%) Cisco IPCC
4 4 (1.65%) CA Spectrum
5 3 (1.23%) SolarWinds Orion
6 2 (0.82%) SCCM
7 1 (0.41%) Nagios
7 1 (0.41%) ARCserve
7 1 (0.41%) Cisco UCCX
7 1 (0.41%) SCOM
Vendors
1 127 (52.26%) Cisco
2 63 (25.93%) Microsoft
3 45 (18.52%) Avaya
4 32 (13.17%) VMware
5 30 (12.35%) CheckPoint
6 26 (10.70%) Citrix
7 23 (9.47%) HP
8 19 (7.82%) Juniper
9 14 (5.76%) SolarWinds
10 12 (4.94%) F5
11 11 (4.53%) Siemens
12 10 (4.12%) Acme Packet
13 8 (3.29%) Verint
13 8 (3.29%) Dell
13 8 (3.29%) Genesys
13 8 (3.29%) NetApp
13 8 (3.29%) Nokia
14 6 (2.47%) ProCurve
14 6 (2.47%) EMC
15 5 (2.06%) Symantec
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