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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IP Telephony
Rank 525 535 479
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -56
Contract jobs citing IP Telephony 85 83 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.16% 0.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.25% 1.15% 1.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 56 85
Median daily rate £400 £388 £371
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +4.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £186 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £538 £506
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £369 £349
% change year-on-year
+11.86% +5.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 9
Median hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £13.90 £12.24
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £28.30 £26.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £34.25 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-47.44% +45.74%
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
6818 7207 7706
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.91% 14.23% 14.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 4081 4298 4490
Median daily rate £400 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £245 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £535 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 367 448 427
Median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.44% +4.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £40.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.17%

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 3 December 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
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 3 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IP Telephony within the England region over the 3 months to 3 December 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 -7 30 £400 +37.93% 6
South East +25 23 £383 -21.53% 6
North West +12 8 £450 +100.00% 1
East Midlands +2 7 £318 -29.44% 1
West Midlands -6 6 - - 2
Yorkshire +14 3 £550 -2.22% 4
South West +6 3 £450 +22.03% 1
East of England +9 2 - - 2
North East -31 2 - - 1
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IP Telephony
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 December 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.

1 133 (68.21%) Cisco
2 82 (42.05%) Microsoft
3 79 (40.51%) Firewall
4 77 (39.49%) Cisco Certification
5 72 (36.92%) Windows
6 69 (35.38%) LAN
7 66 (33.85%) WAN
8 58 (29.74%) Active Directory
9 53 (27.18%) Wireless
9 53 (27.18%) Windows Server
10 51 (26.15%) CCNP
11 49 (25.13%) VoIP
12 47 (24.10%) VMware
13 46 (23.59%) CCNA
13 46 (23.59%) Data Centre
14 45 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
15 44 (22.56%) ITIL
16 42 (21.54%) Finance
17 40 (20.51%) MS Excel
18 38 (19.49%) VMware Infrastructure
19 36 (18.46%) Windows Server 2008
20 34 (17.44%) CheckPoint
21 33 (16.92%) Unified Communications
22 30 (15.38%) Avaya
22 30 (15.38%) Citrix
23 29 (14.87%) MS Exchange
24 28 (14.36%) HP
25 24 (12.31%) TCP/IP
25 24 (12.31%) DNS
25 24 (12.31%) VMware ESXi

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 29 (14.87%) MS Exchange
2 14 (7.18%) Exchange Server 2010
2 14 (7.18%) Skype for Business
3 12 (6.15%) Exchange Server 2003
4 11 (5.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 9 (4.62%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (2.56%) SharePoint
7 4 (2.05%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (2.05%) IIS
8 1 (0.51%) CMS
8 1 (0.51%) Site Server
Applications
1 40 (20.51%) MS Excel
2 19 (9.74%) MS Office
3 3 (1.54%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.51%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (4.62%) SAP hybris
2 2 (1.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (6.67%) IaaS
1 13 (6.67%) SaaS
2 12 (6.15%) Office 365
3 5 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.03%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.51%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 79 (40.51%) Firewall
2 69 (35.38%) LAN
3 66 (33.85%) WAN
4 53 (27.18%) Wireless
5 49 (25.13%) VoIP
6 45 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
7 33 (16.92%) Unified Communications
8 24 (12.31%) Cisco IOS
8 24 (12.31%) DNS
8 24 (12.31%) TCP/IP
9 23 (11.79%) Wi-Fi
10 22 (11.28%) Cisco IPT
10 22 (11.28%) VPN
11 20 (10.26%) DHCP
11 20 (10.26%) Network Security
11 20 (10.26%) SAN
12 17 (8.72%) VLAN
13 16 (8.21%) MPLS
13 16 (8.21%) NetScaler
14 13 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (5.64%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.05%) MySQL
2 4 (2.05%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (2.05%) JIRA
1 4 (2.05%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 42 (21.54%) Finance
2 20 (10.26%) Telecoms
3 11 (5.64%) Marketing
4 3 (1.54%) Legal
5 2 (1.03%) Electronics
5 2 (1.03%) Local Government
5 2 (1.03%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.03%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.51%) Advertising
6 1 (0.51%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.51%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.51%) French Language
6 1 (0.51%) Games
6 1 (0.51%) Law
6 1 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.51%) Publishing
6 1 (0.51%) Retail
Job Titles
1 53 (27.18%) Network Engineer
2 27 (13.85%) Cisco Engineer
3 23 (11.79%) Architect
4 18 (9.23%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 17 (8.72%) Analyst
5 17 (8.72%) Project Manager
6 15 (7.69%) Support Engineer
7 14 (7.18%) Network Security Engineer
7 14 (7.18%) Security Engineer
8 12 (6.15%) Senior Network Engineer
9 10 (5.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 10 (5.13%) Infrastructure Manager
9 10 (5.13%) Voice Engineer
10 9 (4.62%) Desktop Support
10 9 (4.62%) SAP Architect
10 9 (4.62%) Support Analyst
10 9 (4.62%) VoIP Engineer
11 8 (4.10%) 2nd Line Support
11 8 (4.10%) Business Architect
11 8 (4.10%) Telephony Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.56%) CSS
1 5 (2.56%) XMPP
2 4 (2.05%) 802.1X
3 2 (1.03%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 46 (23.59%) Data Centre
2 16 (8.21%) Blackberry
3 12 (6.15%) Video Conferencing
4 6 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.08%) Handset
4 6 (3.08%) IVR
4 6 (3.08%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.05%) Fat Client
5 4 (2.05%) Thin Client
6 3 (1.54%) Driving Licence
6 3 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.54%) NHS
6 3 (1.54%) Smartphone
7 2 (1.03%) AS400
7 2 (1.03%) CCTV
7 2 (1.03%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.03%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (1.03%) PMI
8 1 (0.51%) iPad
8 1 (0.51%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 72 (36.92%) Windows
2 53 (27.18%) Windows Server
3 36 (18.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (11.28%) Windows Server 2003
5 21 (10.77%) Linux
6 18 (9.23%) Windows Server 2012
7 16 (8.21%) Windows 7
8 14 (7.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 11 (5.64%) Windows XP
10 8 (4.10%) Android
11 5 (2.56%) Unix
12 4 (2.05%) Mac OS X
12 4 (2.05%) Windows 8
13 2 (1.03%) Apple iOS
13 2 (1.03%) Mac OS X Server
13 2 (1.03%) Windows 10
13 2 (1.03%) Windows 2000
13 2 (1.03%) Windows Mobile
14 1 (0.51%) Solaris
14 1 (0.51%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (22.56%) ITIL
2 19 (9.74%) Project Management
3 18 (9.23%) TOGAF
4 17 (8.72%) PRINCE2
5 16 (8.21%) Service Management
6 15 (7.69%) Service Delivery
7 14 (7.18%) E-Commerce
7 14 (7.18%) Migration
8 12 (6.15%) Root Cause Analysis
9 10 (5.13%) Mentoring
10 9 (4.62%) Fault Management
11 8 (4.10%) Business Transformation
11 8 (4.10%) Load Balancing
11 8 (4.10%) Time Management
12 7 (3.59%) Network Design
13 6 (3.08%) Disaster Recovery
13 6 (3.08%) ITIL V3
13 6 (3.08%) Network Monitoring
13 6 (3.08%) Stakeholder Management
13 6 (3.08%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 7 (3.59%) PowerShell
2 4 (2.05%) SQL
3 1 (0.51%) C
3 1 (0.51%) Java
3 1 (0.51%) Python
Qualifications
1 77 (39.49%) Cisco Certification
2 51 (26.15%) CCNP
3 46 (23.59%) CCNA
4 21 (10.77%) CCIE
5 16 (8.21%) CCDP
6 11 (5.64%) SC Cleared
6 11 (5.64%) Security Cleared
7 10 (5.13%) Degree
8 8 (4.10%) CCVP
9 7 (3.59%) CCDA
9 7 (3.59%) MOS
10 6 (3.08%) MCP
11 5 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 4 (2.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 4 (2.05%) MCSE
12 4 (2.05%) Microsoft Certification
13 3 (1.54%) APMP
13 3 (1.54%) CCNP Voice
13 3 (1.54%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (10.77%) SLA
2 9 (4.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.03%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 58 (29.74%) Active Directory
2 38 (19.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (12.31%) VMware ESXi
4 17 (8.72%) Hyper-V
5 15 (7.69%) XenDesktop
6 13 (6.67%) XenServer
7 11 (5.64%) VMware ESX
8 9 (4.62%) Virtual Servers
9 8 (4.10%) vSphere
10 5 (2.56%) XenApp
11 3 (1.54%) Firmware
12 2 (1.03%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 2 (1.03%) Virtual Desktop
12 2 (1.03%) Virtual Machines
13 1 (0.51%) KVM
Systems Management
1 24 (12.31%) Cisco CUCM
2 22 (11.28%) SCCM
3 15 (7.69%) Cisco UCCX
4 9 (4.62%) SolarWinds Orion
5 6 (3.08%) Backup Exec
5 6 (3.08%) SCOM
6 5 (2.56%) Cacti
6 5 (2.56%) Nagios
7 4 (2.05%) Cisco Prime
7 4 (2.05%) Cisco UCCE
7 4 (2.05%) WSUS
8 3 (1.54%) AirWatch
8 3 (1.54%) Cisco CME
8 3 (1.54%) DameWare
8 3 (1.54%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 2 (1.03%) OpenView
10 1 (0.51%) Cisco IPCC
10 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 1 (0.51%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 133 (68.21%) Cisco
2 82 (42.05%) Microsoft
3 47 (24.10%) VMware
4 34 (17.44%) CheckPoint
5 30 (15.38%) Avaya
5 30 (15.38%) Citrix
6 28 (14.36%) HP
7 20 (10.26%) Dell
8 17 (8.72%) F5
9 15 (7.69%) Juniper
10 14 (7.18%) Red Hat
11 13 (6.67%) SolarWinds
12 12 (6.15%) SAP
13 10 (5.13%) Palo Alto
14 9 (4.62%) hybris
15 8 (4.10%) Bloomberg
16 7 (3.59%) LANDesk
16 7 (3.59%) Toshiba
17 6 (3.08%) Nortel
17 6 (3.08%) Reuters
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