The first table below looks at the demand for VoIP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 22 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 Gatwick 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 11 - 20
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VoIP 2 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 4.65% - 4.86%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.22% - 41.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 4
Average daily rate
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£158 - £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £144 - £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £172 - £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £298 £340
% change year-on-year
+0.84% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £23.50 £23.06
% change year-on-year
-17.02% +1.89%
Communications & Networking Category
Gatwick
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
9 3 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 20.93% 7.69% 11.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 9
Average daily rate £220 £675 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-67.38% +92.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £331 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -
VoIP
West Sussex

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

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

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

VoIP
Daily Rate Trend in Gatwick

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

VoIP Daily Rate Trend in Gatwick

VoIP
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gatwick region citing VoIP 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 VoIP.

1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Vista
1 2 (66.67%) Video Conferencing
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Billing
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 2000
2 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) SLA
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gatwick region citing VoIP 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 VoIP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
General
1 1 (33.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Desktop Support
1 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Vista
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 2000
2 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco