The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 28 31 32
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Contract jobs citing VoIP 2 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 0.95% 0.92% 0.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.64% 3.57% 2.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
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£295 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.25% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £17.00 £19.63
% change year-on-year
+20.58% -13.37%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Guildford region.

Communications & Networking Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
55 56 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 26.19% 25.81% 22.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 9 16
Average daily rate £320 £265 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.75% -17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £138 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £400 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Average hourly rate £37.50 £13.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+177.77% -61.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -11.11%

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

VoIP
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

VoIP Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

VoIP
Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

VoIP Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 5 (71.43%) ITIL
1 5 (71.43%) CCNA
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (57.14%) VPN
2 4 (57.14%) LAN
2 4 (57.14%) WAN
2 4 (57.14%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) IP Telephony
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco
3 3 (42.86%) FortiGate
3 3 (42.86%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
3 3 (42.86%) VLAN
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (42.86%) CentOS
3 3 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (42.86%) ISDN
3 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) Linux
3 3 (42.86%) Firmware
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (28.57%) Internet
4 2 (28.57%) MPLS
4 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 2 (28.57%) Citrix
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) Ethernet
4 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
4 2 (28.57%) SCCM

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) LAN
1 4 (57.14%) WAN
1 4 (57.14%) VPN
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall
1 4 (57.14%) IP Telephony
2 3 (42.86%) VLAN
2 3 (42.86%) ISDN
2 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
3 2 (28.57%) Ethernet
3 2 (28.57%) Internet
3 2 (28.57%) MPLS
4 1 (14.29%) PBX
4 1 (14.29%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Network Support
2 2 (28.57%) Help Desk Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Network Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Support Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) Network Support Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) VoIP Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Help Desk Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (14.29%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Team Leader
3 1 (14.29%) VoIP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) NHS
1 1 (14.29%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (42.86%) CentOS
1 3 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
3 2 (28.57%) Information Security
3 2 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
4 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) CCNA
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (14.29%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) PCI DSS
2 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Firmware
2 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 1 (14.29%) Terminal Services
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (14.29%) vSphere
3 1 (14.29%) UAG
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) FortiGate
2 2 (28.57%) SCCM
3 1 (14.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
3 1 (14.29%) VMware