The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 54 68 57
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -11
Contract jobs citing VoIP 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.16% 0.13% 0.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.92% 0.95% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £275 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £295
% change year-on-year
- +18.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £18.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+105.47% -8.75%
VoIP
Scotland

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

Communications & Networking Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
109 105 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 17.58% 13.46% 11.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 61 18
Average daily rate £325 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £114 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

VoIP
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

VoIP Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

VoIP
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

VoIP Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) Network Management
2 3 (50.00%) DHCP
2 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (50.00%) VPN
2 3 (50.00%) DNS
2 3 (50.00%) SSL
2 3 (50.00%) Unix
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) LAN
2 3 (50.00%) WAN
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (50.00%) OSPF
2 3 (50.00%) BGP
2 3 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) Wireless
2 3 (50.00%) IPsec
3 2 (33.33%) Workflow
3 2 (33.33%) Advertising
3 2 (33.33%) Juniper
3 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 2 (33.33%) MPLS
3 2 (33.33%) ERP
3 2 (33.33%) CCNP
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) HP
3 2 (33.33%) Fortinet
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) BGP
1 3 (50.00%) DHCP
1 3 (50.00%) DNS
1 3 (50.00%) EIGRP
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
1 3 (50.00%) IPsec
1 3 (50.00%) LAN
1 3 (50.00%) OSPF
1 3 (50.00%) SSL
1 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (50.00%) VPN
1 3 (50.00%) WAN
1 3 (50.00%) Wireless
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (33.33%) MPLS
3 1 (16.67%) Unified Communications
General
1 2 (33.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Author
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) LAN Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) LAN/WAN Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Lync Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Messaging Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Support
2 1 (16.67%) Network Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Security Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Security Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Subject Matter Expert
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) WAP
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
1 3 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Network Management
2 2 (33.33%) ERP
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Workflow
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (16.67%) CCNA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 2 (33.33%) Fortinet
2 2 (33.33%) HP
2 2 (33.33%) Juniper
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft