The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 49 53 59
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +6
Contract jobs citing VoIP 4 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.95% 0.57% 1.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.40% 3.41% 5.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 5
Median daily rate £200 £260 £170
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% +52.94%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £34.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £20.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -12.76%
VoIP
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
91 88 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 21.72% 16.76% 23.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 35 68
Median daily rate £325 £305 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.55% -12.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £241 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £523 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £347
% change year-on-year
- +4.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 11 11
Median hourly rate £36.00 £34.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +21.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -6.64%

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

VoIP
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

VoIP Daily Rate Trend in Essex

VoIP
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

VoIP Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

VoIP
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VoIP within the Essex region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
Chelmsford - 3 £200 - 2
VoIP
East of England

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 Essex region with a requirement for VoIP.

1 8 (61.54%) Cisco
2 7 (53.85%) Cisco CUCM
3 6 (46.15%) Telecoms
4 5 (38.46%) Mitel
4 5 (38.46%) Avaya
4 5 (38.46%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (38.46%) ISDN
4 5 (38.46%) PBX
4 5 (38.46%) IPv4
5 3 (23.08%) Cisco IPT
5 3 (23.08%) Cisco UCCX
5 3 (23.08%) Migration
5 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
5 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
5 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (15.38%) Firmware
6 2 (15.38%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (15.38%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (15.38%) H.323
6 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
6 2 (15.38%) SAP
6 2 (15.38%) COM
6 2 (15.38%) Windows
6 2 (15.38%) Oracle
6 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
6 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
6 2 (15.38%) CRM
6 2 (15.38%) IVR
6 2 (15.38%) Data Management

VoIP
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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
2 2 (15.38%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (15.38%) Skype for Business
3 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (15.38%) Office 365
1 2 (15.38%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) IPv4
1 5 (38.46%) ISDN
1 5 (38.46%) PBX
1 5 (38.46%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (23.08%) Cisco IPT
3 2 (15.38%) H.323
3 2 (15.38%) IP Telephony
3 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
3 2 (15.38%) Telepresence
4 1 (7.69%) SAN
4 1 (7.69%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (46.15%) Telecoms
2 2 (15.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Support Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) 1st Line Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) 1st Line Support
2 5 (38.46%) 1st Line Support Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) IT Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) IT Support
2 5 (38.46%) IT Support Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Telecoms Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Telecoms Support Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) VoIP Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco VoIP Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Network Planner
5 1 (7.69%) Operations Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Service Management Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Service Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Voice Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) VoIP Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) COM
2 1 (7.69%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) IVR
2 1 (7.69%) Handset
2 1 (7.69%) Informatics
2 1 (7.69%) NHS
2 1 (7.69%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Android
2 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) Migration
2 2 (15.38%) Case Management
2 2 (15.38%) CRM
2 2 (15.38%) Data Management
2 2 (15.38%) Document Management
3 1 (7.69%) Asset Management
3 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (7.69%) ITSM
3 1 (7.69%) Network Management
3 1 (7.69%) Network Planning
3 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
3 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Management
3 1 (7.69%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.69%) CCIE
2 1 (7.69%) CCNA
2 1 (7.69%) CCVP
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Firmware
2 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (53.85%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (23.08%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Cisco
2 5 (38.46%) Avaya
2 5 (38.46%) Mitel
3 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 2 (15.38%) Infor
4 2 (15.38%) Oracle
4 2 (15.38%) Red Box
4 2 (15.38%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (15.38%) SAP
5 1 (7.69%) Veeam
5 1 (7.69%) VMware
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