The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Essex region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IP Telephony
Rank 50 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing IP Telephony 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.61% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.80% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £285 £290 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.72% -22.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.63 £27.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-42.12% +86.20%
Communications & Networking Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
79 107 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 16.02% 22.91% 17.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 48 45
Average daily rate £275 £401 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.33% +8.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £173 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £413 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 13 5
Average hourly rate £19.00 £25.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.00% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £14.00 £17.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.10 £33.38 £24.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £24.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-22.44% -2.00%
IP Telephony
East of England

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
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 11 July 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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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
Brentwood - - - - 1
IP Telephony
East of England

IP Telephony
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) VMware
3 5 (50.00%) Firewall
3 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 5 (50.00%) Cisco
3 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (40.00%) Citrix
4 4 (40.00%) Terminal Services
4 4 (40.00%) Blackberry
4 4 (40.00%) CCNP
4 4 (40.00%) VPN
4 4 (40.00%) iPhone
4 4 (40.00%) Finance
4 4 (40.00%) French Language
5 3 (30.00%) Zeacom
5 3 (30.00%) SAN
5 3 (30.00%) Cisco CUCM
5 3 (30.00%) CCNA
5 3 (30.00%) SSL
5 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
6 2 (20.00%) HP
6 2 (20.00%) Dell
6 2 (20.00%) EMC
6 2 (20.00%) CheckPoint
6 2 (20.00%) CCDP
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (20.00%) DNS
6 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange

IP Telephony
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) Firewall
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (40.00%) VPN
3 3 (30.00%) SSL
3 3 (30.00%) SAN
4 2 (20.00%) LAN
4 2 (20.00%) WAN
4 2 (20.00%) DHCP
4 2 (20.00%) DNS
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco IPT
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (20.00%) iSCSI
5 1 (10.00%) HSRP
5 1 (10.00%) FirePass
5 1 (10.00%) Ethernet
5 1 (10.00%) MPLS
5 1 (10.00%) BGP
5 1 (10.00%) EIGRP
5 1 (10.00%) MGCP
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
1 4 (40.00%) French Language
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Service Desk Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Blackberry
1 4 (40.00%) iPhone
2 1 (10.00%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (10.00%) Software Deployment
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (10.00%) CRM
2 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (40.00%) CCNP
3 3 (30.00%) CCNA
4 2 (20.00%) CCDP
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (10.00%) MCSE
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (40.00%) Terminal Services
3 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (10.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (10.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) VMware
2 5 (50.00%) Cisco
3 4 (40.00%) Citrix
4 3 (30.00%) Zeacom
5 2 (20.00%) CheckPoint
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (20.00%) HP
5 2 (20.00%) Dell
5 2 (20.00%) EMC
6 1 (10.00%) Altiris
6 1 (10.00%) F5