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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 17 20 20
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Contract jobs citing VoIP 7 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 5.74% 2.36% 5.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.91% 10.71% 25.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 2
Average daily rate
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£400 £360 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £318 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.93% +5.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £24.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-16.32% +8.88%
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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
44 28 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 36.07% 22.05% 20.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 8 20
Average daily rate £315 £360 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +60.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Average hourly rate £12.43 - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £22.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-4.33% -4.25%

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

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 9 (60.00%) Windows
2 7 (46.67%) Lync
2 7 (46.67%) Unified Communications
3 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (26.67%) Video Conferencing
4 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (20.00%) Internet
5 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (20.00%) ITIL
5 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 3 (20.00%) LAN
5 3 (20.00%) WAN
5 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (13.33%) CCNA
6 2 (13.33%) VPN
6 2 (13.33%) WLAN
6 2 (13.33%) Linux
6 2 (13.33%) CRM
6 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
6 2 (13.33%) ERP
6 2 (13.33%) MS Office
6 2 (13.33%) SQL
6 2 (13.33%) MPLS
6 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
6 2 (13.33%) Migration
6 2 (13.33%) VMware
6 2 (13.33%) Cisco
6 2 (13.33%) Firewall
6 2 (13.33%) Degree

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 7 (46.67%) Lync
2 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (13.33%) MS Office
3 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.67%) SaaS
2 1 (6.67%) PaaS
2 1 (6.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) Unified Communications
2 3 (20.00%) LAN
2 3 (20.00%) WAN
2 3 (20.00%) Internet
3 2 (13.33%) MPLS
3 2 (13.33%) Firewall
3 2 (13.33%) WLAN
3 2 (13.33%) VPN
4 1 (6.67%) SAN
4 1 (6.67%) Skype
4 1 (6.67%) ISDN
4 1 (6.67%) Ethernet
4 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
4 1 (6.67%) IP Telephony
4 1 (6.67%) FCAPS
4 1 (6.67%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) MySQL
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (20.00%) Voice Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
2 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Architect
2 2 (13.33%) Architect
2 2 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Team Leader
3 1 (6.67%) Server Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Network Support
3 1 (6.67%) Support Specialist
3 1 (6.67%) Server Support
3 1 (6.67%) Server Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Help Desk Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Network Specialist
3 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 1 (6.67%) Network Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) NHS
3 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (13.33%) Linux
5 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
5 1 (6.67%) HPUX
5 1 (6.67%) Solaris
5 1 (6.67%) CentOS
5 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) ITIL
2 2 (13.33%) CRM
2 2 (13.33%) ERP
2 2 (13.33%) Migration
3 1 (6.67%) Information Security
3 1 (6.67%) Data Management
3 1 (6.67%) TOGAF
3 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (6.67%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (6.67%) QMS
3 1 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (6.67%) SOA
3 1 (6.67%) Six Sigma
3 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (6.67%) CMMI
3 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (6.67%) Workflow
3 1 (6.67%) Validation
3 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (13.33%) CCNA
2 2 (13.33%) Degree
3 1 (6.67%) MCSE
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.67%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
1 1 (6.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.67%) Firmware
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (6.67%) vSphere
1 1 (6.67%) UAG
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) SCCM
1 1 (6.67%) SCOM
1 1 (6.67%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco
2 2 (13.33%) VMware
3 1 (6.67%) Mitel
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) Sun
3 1 (6.67%) HP
3 1 (6.67%) Citrix
3 1 (6.67%) Siemens
3 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint