The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 300 276 296
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +20
Contract jobs citing VoIP 393 411 332
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.79% 0.79% 0.67%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.86% 5.60% 4.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 238 177
Median daily rate £373 £375 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.66% +17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £182 £210 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 49 50
Median hourly rate £23.25 £20.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.41% +2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.05 £12.90 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £28.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.60 £20.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+63.90% +2.50%
VoIP
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
8091 7336 6902
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 16.21% 14.19% 13.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 5004 4271 3727
Median daily rate £400 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +5.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 389 461 407
Median hourly rate £28.50 £20.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.02% +2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.35 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.43 £47.83 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+50.98% +7.62%

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing VoIP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in England

VoIP
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

VoIP Daily Rate Trend in England

VoIP
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VoIP across the England region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

VoIP Daily Rate Histogram in England

VoIP
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

VoIP Hourly Rate Trend in England

VoIP
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VoIP across the England region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

VoIP Hourly Rate Histogram in England

VoIP
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 VoIP within the England region over the 3 months to 28 July 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 -43 120 £400 - 53
South East +18 93 £375 - 36
South West +18 50 £322 -16.49% 7
West Midlands -12 42 £325 -8.77% 9
North West +17 34 £300 -4.00% 11
East of England +7 24 £280 -6.83% 7
Yorkshire +2 19 £360 -20.00% 9
East Midlands -13 4 £425 +6.25% 8
North East -33 3 - - 1
Midlands -7 1 - -
VoIP
UK

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing VoIP 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 VoIP.

1 442 (59.65%) Cisco
2 321 (43.32%) WAN
3 305 (41.16%) LAN
4 283 (38.19%) Firewall
5 269 (36.30%) Cisco Certification
6 191 (25.78%) CCNP
6 191 (25.78%) Wireless
7 182 (24.56%) Windows
8 149 (20.11%) CCNA
9 144 (19.43%) Active Directory
10 132 (17.81%) Microsoft
11 130 (17.54%) MPLS
12 127 (17.14%) CheckPoint
13 125 (16.87%) VPN
13 125 (16.87%) ITIL
14 123 (16.60%) Data Centre
15 119 (16.06%) Security Cleared
16 118 (15.92%) TCP/IP
17 112 (15.11%) Telecoms
18 109 (14.71%) VMware
19 105 (14.17%) Cisco ASA
20 103 (13.90%) SC Cleared
21 102 (13.77%) DNS
22 101 (13.63%) Network Security
23 95 (12.82%) Windows Server
24 86 (11.61%) BGP
25 83 (11.20%) OSPF
26 82 (11.07%) DHCP
27 80 (10.80%) Juniper
27 80 (10.80%) Wi-Fi

VoIP
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 52 (7.02%) MS Exchange
2 46 (6.21%) Skype for Business
3 29 (3.91%) SharePoint
4 27 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2010
5 17 (2.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 15 (2.02%) Tomcat
7 13 (1.75%) Apache
8 8 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2007
8 8 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2013
9 6 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2003
9 6 (0.81%) WebLogic
10 5 (0.67%) JBoss
11 4 (0.54%) IIS
12 3 (0.40%) BizTalk Server
12 3 (0.40%) CMS
13 2 (0.27%) IBM Notes
13 2 (0.27%) OpenStack
13 2 (0.27%) WebSphere
14 1 (0.13%) nginx
14 1 (0.13%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 51 (6.88%) MS Office
2 50 (6.75%) MS Excel
3 29 (3.91%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.67%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.40%) MS Project
6 2 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (0.67%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.27%) SAP ERP
3 2 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.13%) Infor LN
4 1 (0.13%) Sage 50
4 1 (0.13%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 49 (6.61%) Office 365
2 22 (2.97%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (2.16%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (1.48%) Cloud Computing
5 10 (1.35%) Google Apps
6 8 (1.08%) OneDrive
7 7 (0.94%) Azure Active Directory
7 7 (0.94%) SaaS
8 6 (0.81%) Trello
9 4 (0.54%) PaaS
9 4 (0.54%) Yammer
10 3 (0.40%) GitHub
10 3 (0.40%) Mimecast
11 1 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 1 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.13%) Amazon ELB
11 1 (0.13%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.13%) CloudBees
11 1 (0.13%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 321 (43.32%) WAN
2 305 (41.16%) LAN
3 283 (38.19%) Firewall
4 191 (25.78%) Wireless
5 130 (17.54%) MPLS
6 125 (16.87%) VPN
7 118 (15.92%) TCP/IP
8 105 (14.17%) Cisco ASA
9 102 (13.77%) DNS
10 101 (13.63%) Network Security
11 86 (11.61%) BGP
12 83 (11.20%) OSPF
13 82 (11.07%) DHCP
14 80 (10.80%) Wi-Fi
15 61 (8.23%) EIGRP
16 60 (8.10%) Unified Communications
17 42 (5.67%) VLAN
18 41 (5.53%) SAN
19 39 (5.26%) Ethernet
20 37 (4.99%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (6.48%) SQL Server
2 13 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (1.62%) Oracle Database
4 8 (1.08%) Oracle Exadata
5 5 (0.67%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (0.54%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (0.40%) MySQL
8 2 (0.27%) OLTP
8 2 (0.27%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.27%) SQLite
9 1 (0.13%) Big Data
9 1 (0.13%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.13%) DB2
9 1 (0.13%) MS Access
9 1 (0.13%) QlikView
9 1 (0.13%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (0.54%) Jenkins
2 3 (0.40%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.27%) Android Studio
3 2 (0.27%) Bitbucket
3 2 (0.27%) JIRA
4 1 (0.13%) InstallShield
4 1 (0.13%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (0.13%) Subversion
General
1 112 (15.11%) Telecoms
2 77 (10.39%) Finance
3 30 (4.05%) Retail
4 15 (2.02%) Banking
5 11 (1.48%) Manufacturing
6 10 (1.35%) Legal
7 7 (0.94%) Billing
7 7 (0.94%) Multimedia
8 6 (0.81%) Games
9 5 (0.67%) Marketing
9 5 (0.67%) Military
10 4 (0.54%) Advertising
10 4 (0.54%) Publishing
11 3 (0.40%) Back Office
11 3 (0.40%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.40%) Law
11 3 (0.40%) Local Government
11 3 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.27%) Electronics
12 2 (0.27%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 249 (33.60%) Network Engineer
2 88 (11.88%) Architect
3 76 (10.26%) Cisco Engineer
4 69 (9.31%) Support Engineer
5 66 (8.91%) Voice Engineer
6 61 (8.23%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 56 (7.56%) Analyst
8 48 (6.48%) VoIP Engineer
9 46 (6.21%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
10 40 (5.40%) Firewall Engineer
11 34 (4.59%) Project Manager
12 29 (3.91%) Network Architect
12 29 (3.91%) Voice Network Engineer
13 27 (3.64%) Support Analyst
14 26 (3.51%) Solutions Architect
15 25 (3.37%) Senior Network Engineer
16 24 (3.24%) Security Engineer
17 23 (3.10%) Network Security Engineer
18 21 (2.83%) 2nd Line Support
18 21 (2.83%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (4.86%) 802.1X
2 12 (1.62%) XMPP
3 9 (1.21%) Middleware
4 7 (0.94%) Web Services
5 5 (0.67%) Oracle Fusion
5 5 (0.67%) XML
6 3 (0.40%) .NET
6 3 (0.40%) HTML
7 2 (0.27%) COM
7 2 (0.27%) iOS SDK
7 2 (0.27%) JSON
7 2 (0.27%) LAMP
7 2 (0.27%) MAPI
7 2 (0.27%) SOAP
8 1 (0.13%) Android SDK
8 1 (0.13%) EDI
8 1 (0.13%) HTML5
8 1 (0.13%) RFC 2833
8 1 (0.13%) WebRTC
8 1 (0.13%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 123 (16.60%) Data Centre
2 40 (5.40%) IVR
3 27 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (3.64%) Computer Science
3 27 (3.64%) Video Conferencing
4 21 (2.83%) Smartphone
5 20 (2.70%) Blackberry
5 20 (2.70%) Handset
6 12 (1.62%) Management Information System
7 10 (1.35%) Public Cloud
8 9 (1.21%) CESG
9 8 (1.08%) iPad
10 7 (0.94%) Driving Licence
11 6 (0.81%) Enterprise Storage
11 6 (0.81%) iPhone
11 6 (0.81%) PKI
11 6 (0.81%) Taxonomies
12 5 (0.67%) Clustering
12 5 (0.67%) FMCG
12 5 (0.67%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 182 (24.56%) Windows
2 95 (12.82%) Windows Server
3 62 (8.37%) Linux
4 55 (7.42%) Windows 7
5 52 (7.02%) Windows Server 2008
6 36 (4.86%) Windows Server 2012
7 30 (4.05%) Unix
8 22 (2.97%) Windows Server 2003
9 18 (2.43%) Android
10 17 (2.29%) Windows 8
11 15 (2.02%) Solaris
11 15 (2.02%) Windows 10
12 9 (1.21%) Apple iOS
12 9 (1.21%) Mac OS X
13 7 (0.94%) Windows XP
14 5 (0.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 4 (0.54%) CentOS
15 4 (0.54%) Mac OS
16 3 (0.40%) Windows 2000 Server
17 2 (0.27%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (16.87%) ITIL
2 78 (10.53%) Project Management
3 55 (7.42%) Migration
4 48 (6.48%) Change Management
5 42 (5.67%) Agile Software Development
6 41 (5.53%) Network Design
7 39 (5.26%) Network Monitoring
8 29 (3.91%) PRINCE2
9 27 (3.64%) Service Delivery
10 26 (3.51%) High Availability
10 26 (3.51%) Load Balancing
10 26 (3.51%) Root Cause Analysis
11 24 (3.24%) Change Control
11 24 (3.24%) Network Management
12 22 (2.97%) Service Management
13 21 (2.83%) Incident Management
14 20 (2.70%) Disaster Recovery
14 20 (2.70%) Stakeholder Management
15 18 (2.43%) ITSM
16 17 (2.29%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 43 (5.80%) SQL
2 18 (2.43%) PowerShell
3 16 (2.16%) Java
3 16 (2.16%) Python
4 15 (2.02%) C++
5 14 (1.89%) Perl
6 12 (1.62%) Ruby
7 11 (1.48%) Shell Script
8 9 (1.21%) C
9 2 (0.27%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.27%) C#
9 2 (0.27%) Objective-C
9 2 (0.27%) PHP
9 2 (0.27%) VBScript
10 1 (0.13%) Fortran
10 1 (0.13%) Korn
10 1 (0.13%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.13%) R
10 1 (0.13%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 269 (36.30%) Cisco Certification
2 191 (25.78%) CCNP
3 149 (20.11%) CCNA
4 119 (16.06%) Security Cleared
5 103 (13.90%) SC Cleared
6 48 (6.48%) Degree
7 47 (6.34%) CCIE
8 42 (5.67%) CCDP
9 24 (3.24%) Microsoft Certification
10 17 (2.29%) MCSE
11 13 (1.75%) JNCIA
12 10 (1.35%) CCDA
13 8 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
13 8 (1.08%) JNCIP
14 7 (0.94%) CCSE
14 7 (0.94%) CCVP
14 7 (0.94%) DV Cleared
15 6 (0.81%) CCENT
15 6 (0.81%) PMI Certification
15 6 (0.81%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (7.29%) SLA
2 10 (1.35%) QA
3 9 (1.21%) JSP 440
4 7 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.67%) HIPAA
5 5 (0.67%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.27%) DICOM
6 2 (0.27%) HL7
6 2 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.13%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 1 (0.13%) ISO22301
7 1 (0.13%) RMADS
System Software
1 144 (19.43%) Active Directory
2 60 (8.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (3.24%) Hyper-V
4 19 (2.56%) XenApp
5 14 (1.89%) vSphere
6 13 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
7 12 (1.62%) VMware ESX
7 12 (1.62%) XenDesktop
8 6 (0.81%) Virtual Machines
9 5 (0.67%) Virtual Desktop
9 5 (0.67%) XenServer
10 4 (0.54%) BitLocker
10 4 (0.54%) Brightmail
10 4 (0.54%) Microsoft App-V
10 4 (0.54%) UAG
11 2 (0.27%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.13%) NFS
12 1 (0.13%) Snort
12 1 (0.13%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.13%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 48 (6.48%) Cisco CUCM
2 35 (4.72%) SCCM
3 21 (2.83%) FortiGate
4 15 (2.02%) Cisco UCCX
4 15 (2.02%) Norton AntiVirus
4 15 (2.02%) WSUS
5 14 (1.89%) Cisco UCCE
6 13 (1.75%) Puppet
7 12 (1.62%) Cisco Prime
7 12 (1.62%) Nagios
7 12 (1.62%) SCOM
8 11 (1.48%) Ansible
8 11 (1.48%) Cacti
8 11 (1.48%) Salt
9 10 (1.35%) Backup Exec
9 10 (1.35%) Opscode Chef
10 9 (1.21%) SmokePing
11 6 (0.81%) WhatsUp Gold
12 5 (0.67%) BladeLogic
12 5 (0.67%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 442 (59.65%) Cisco
2 132 (17.81%) Microsoft
3 127 (17.14%) CheckPoint
4 109 (14.71%) VMware
5 80 (10.80%) Juniper
6 62 (8.37%) Avaya
7 57 (7.69%) F5
8 56 (7.56%) HP
9 55 (7.42%) Citrix
10 51 (6.88%) Palo Alto
11 48 (6.48%) Mitel
12 43 (5.80%) Fortinet
13 30 (4.05%) Remedy
14 26 (3.51%) Oracle
15 25 (3.37%) NICE Systems
16 24 (3.24%) Dell
17 22 (2.97%) Aruba
17 22 (2.97%) Riverbed
17 22 (2.97%) Symantec
18 20 (2.70%) Intel Security
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