The table below looks at the statistics for IP Telephony skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IP Telephony over the 3 months to 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IP Telephony
Rank 55 53 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing IP Telephony 5 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.78% 0.42% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.20% 2.22% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£283 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £363
% change year-on-year
- -17.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.75 £20.00 £21.75
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -8.04%
IP Telephony
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Communications & Networking Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
119 90 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 18.62% 18.71% 21.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 55 34
Average daily rate £375 £338 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £165 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £460 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 11
Average hourly rate £29.75 £26.75 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.21% +48.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £13.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.25 £112.25 £32.76
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £22.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-4.33% -4.25%

IP Telephony
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

IP Telephony Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

IP Telephony
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

IP Telephony Daily Rate Trend in Essex

IP Telephony
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IP Telephony across the Essex region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

IP Telephony Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

IP Telephony
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

IP Telephony Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

IP Telephony
Contract Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 3 months to 1 September 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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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
Chelmsford - 3 £363 -
Harlow - 2 £265 -
IP Telephony
East of England

IP Telephony
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 11 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (54.55%) Cisco IPT
3 5 (45.45%) PBX
3 5 (45.45%) VoIP
4 4 (36.36%) VMware
4 4 (36.36%) NetApp
5 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
5 3 (27.27%) IVR
5 3 (27.27%) Wireless
5 3 (27.27%) HP
5 3 (27.27%) Data Protection
5 3 (27.27%) Cisco UCCX
6 2 (18.18%) Cisco IPCC
6 2 (18.18%) PABX
6 2 (18.18%) Data ONTAP
6 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (18.18%) Degree
6 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
6 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
6 2 (18.18%) Frame Relay
6 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
6 2 (18.18%) CCVP
6 2 (18.18%) ATM
6 2 (18.18%) ISDN
6 2 (18.18%) CCNP
6 2 (18.18%) CCNA
6 2 (18.18%) Active Directory

IP Telephony
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
2 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2007
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) Cisco IPT
2 5 (45.45%) PBX
2 5 (45.45%) VoIP
3 3 (27.27%) Wireless
4 2 (18.18%) Frame Relay
4 2 (18.18%) PABX
4 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
4 2 (18.18%) Internet
4 2 (18.18%) H.323
4 2 (18.18%) ATM
4 2 (18.18%) ISDN
5 1 (9.09%) PSTN
General
1 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) VoIP Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Project Leader
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Designer
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Project Leader
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Project Leader
3 1 (9.09%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) IVR
2 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
3 1 (9.09%) Handset
3 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 1 (9.09%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Data Protection
2 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (9.09%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) CCNP
1 2 (18.18%) CCNA
1 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (18.18%) CCVP
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (36.36%) NetApp
2 4 (36.36%) VMware
3 3 (27.27%) HP
4 2 (18.18%) Siemens
5 1 (9.09%) Citrix