The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 110 82 98
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +16
Contract jobs citing VoIP 5 25 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.24% 1.38% 0.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.04% 8.25% 5.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 16 5
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£325 £361 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.84% +3.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £164 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £450 £383
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £20.69
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £23.36 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+0.62% -6.58%
VoIP
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
483 303 310
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 23.07% 16.76% 16.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 272 166 137
Average daily rate £340 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £208 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £475 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 25 48
Average hourly rate £37.50 £22.50 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -27.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.87 £15.50 £21.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £24.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-10.20% -2.00%

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

VoIP
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

VoIP Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

VoIP
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VoIP across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

VoIP Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

VoIP
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

VoIP Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

VoIP
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VoIP within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke +18 1 £325 - 5
Hook -6 1 £310 -16.44%
Fareham - 1 £450 -
Portsmouth - 1 £165 - 2
Southampton - - - - 1
Farnborough - - - -
Andover - - - -
VoIP
South East

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 11 (64.71%) Cisco
2 6 (35.29%) WAN
2 6 (35.29%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (35.29%) SC Cleared
2 6 (35.29%) Security Cleared
3 4 (23.53%) LAN
3 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
3 4 (23.53%) CCNA
3 4 (23.53%) Wireless
3 4 (23.53%) VLAN
3 4 (23.53%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
4 3 (17.65%) SharePoint
4 3 (17.65%) Firewall
4 3 (17.65%) BT
4 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
4 3 (17.65%) VMware
4 3 (17.65%) IP Telephony
4 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (11.76%) SLA
5 2 (11.76%) CCNP
5 2 (11.76%) CheckPoint
5 2 (11.76%) KiloStream
5 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (11.76%) PCI DSS
5 2 (11.76%) Unified Communications
5 2 (11.76%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (5.88%) MS Office
6 1 (5.88%) ITIL
6 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 3 (17.65%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.88%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) WAN
2 4 (23.53%) LAN
2 4 (23.53%) Wireless
2 4 (23.53%) VLAN
2 4 (23.53%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (17.65%) Firewall
3 3 (17.65%) IP Telephony
4 2 (11.76%) KiloStream
4 2 (11.76%) Unified Communications
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco ISE
5 1 (5.88%) PBX
5 1 (5.88%) WLAN
5 1 (5.88%) WAAS
5 1 (5.88%) DHCP
5 1 (5.88%) HTTP
5 1 (5.88%) SNMP
5 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
5 1 (5.88%) DNS
5 1 (5.88%) DMZ
5 1 (5.88%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Project Manager
2 4 (23.53%) Network Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Architect
4 2 (11.76%) VoIP Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Programme Manager
4 2 (11.76%) IT Programme Manager
4 2 (11.76%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Business Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Network Support
5 1 (5.88%) Communications Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Network Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Engineering Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Network Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Telephony Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) AVVID
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (5.88%) Fault Management
2 1 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (5.88%) ITIL
2 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
2 1 (5.88%) Project Management
2 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (35.29%) SC Cleared
1 6 (35.29%) Security Cleared
2 4 (23.53%) CCNA
3 2 (11.76%) CCNP
4 1 (5.88%) CCIE
4 1 (5.88%) CCVP
4 1 (5.88%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) SLA
1 2 (11.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (5.88%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) Cisco
2 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
3 3 (17.65%) BT
3 3 (17.65%) VMware
4 2 (11.76%) CheckPoint
5 1 (5.88%) Remedy
5 1 (5.88%) McAfee
5 1 (5.88%) Mitel
5 1 (5.88%) SolarWinds
5 1 (5.88%) HP
5 1 (5.88%) EMC
5 1 (5.88%) Avaya
5 1 (5.88%) Juniper
5 1 (5.88%) BMC
5 1 (5.88%) Nokia