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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IP Telephony over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IP Telephony
Rank - - 42
Contract jobs citing IP Telephony 0 0 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex - - 2.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 12.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 10
Median daily rate - - £257
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £360 £300
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -12.50%

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
70 74 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 16.83% 14.12% 17.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 40 47
Median daily rate £325 £413 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.21% +22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £319 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £551 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.68% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 5
Median hourly rate £29.61 £11.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+169.18% -26.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%

IP Telephony
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Essex 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 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
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 Essex region with a requirement for IP Telephony.

1 2 (100.00%) PBX
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) H.323
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco UCCX
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (100.00%) IVR
2 1 (50.00%) XMPP
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (50.00%) Telepresence
2 1 (50.00%) Red Box
2 1 (50.00%) Handset
2 1 (50.00%) CCVP
2 1 (50.00%) CCIE
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Firmware
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence

IP Telephony
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) H.323
1 2 (100.00%) PBX
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) Telepresence
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) IVR
2 1 (50.00%) Handset
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCIE
1 1 (50.00%) CCVP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Red Box