The table below looks at the statistics for Q.931 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 Q.931 over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Q.931
Rank 620 595 589
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -6
Contract jobs citing Q.931 1 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.002% 0.008% 0.006%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.013% 0.053% 0.045%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Average daily rate £425 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Q.931
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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
7709 7577 6678
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.05% 14.97% 13.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 4751 4188 3589
Average daily rate £393 £350 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.14% -1.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.05% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 294 401 377
Average hourly rate £26.00 £27.32 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.81% +36.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.75
% change year-on-year
- +44.57%

Q.931
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Q.931 across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Q.931 Jobs Demand Trend in England

Q.931
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Q.931 across the England region.

Q.931 Daily Rate Trend in England

Q.931
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Q.931 across the England region.

Q.931 Hourly Rate Trend in England

Q.931
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 Q.931 within the England region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
South East -14 1 £425 -
Q.931
UK

Q.931
Top 8 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Q.931 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 Q.931.

1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) DPNSS
2 1 (50.00%) IP Telephony
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Softswitch
2 1 (50.00%) PABX
2 1 (50.00%) GENBAND

Q.931
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Q.931 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 Q.931. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DPNSS
1 1 (50.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (50.00%) PABX
1 1 (50.00%) Softswitch
General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) IP Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Migration Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Voice Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) GENBAND