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 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 68 104 86
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -18
Contract jobs citing VoIP 53 20 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.79% 0.96% 1.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.43% 4.68% 6.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 8 7
Average daily rate £400 £269 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+48.83% -30.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £150 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £419 £431
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £339 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.32% +12.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £37.50 - £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.13 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+100.71% -7.89%
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
508 427 360
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 26.71% 20.46% 20.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 317 205 179
Average daily rate £375 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 46 23
Average hourly rate £38.05 £35.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.71% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £13.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £55.00
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 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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Southampton - 29 £400 - 7
Hook +20 8 £492 +9.22% 1
Portsmouth -2 4 £225 -40.00% 1
Havant - 3 £288 -
Winchester - 3 £375 -
Basingstoke -1 1 £390 +132.83% 1
VoIP
South East

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 51 (65.38%) Cisco
2 50 (64.10%) WAN
3 48 (61.54%) Cisco Certification
4 47 (60.26%) LAN
5 43 (55.13%) Security Cleared
6 39 (50.00%) SC Cleared
7 38 (48.72%) Wireless
8 37 (47.44%) Firewall
9 35 (44.87%) CCNP
10 29 (37.18%) CheckPoint
11 22 (28.21%) Network Security
11 22 (28.21%) Cisco ASA
12 19 (24.36%) CCNA
13 14 (17.95%) Telecoms
14 13 (16.67%) Data Centre
15 12 (15.38%) SLA
15 12 (15.38%) ITIL
16 10 (12.82%) MPLS
16 10 (12.82%) Wi-Fi
16 10 (12.82%) IP Telephony
17 9 (11.54%) Network Design
17 9 (11.54%) CCIE
17 9 (11.54%) Palo Alto
17 9 (11.54%) Fault Management
18 8 (10.26%) Avaya
18 8 (10.26%) Juniper
18 8 (10.26%) SSL
18 8 (10.26%) TCP/IP
18 8 (10.26%) Microsoft
18 8 (10.26%) Migration

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 (3.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.28%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.28%) Node.js
2 1 (1.28%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (1.28%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 50 (64.10%) WAN
2 47 (60.26%) LAN
3 38 (48.72%) Wireless
4 37 (47.44%) Firewall
5 22 (28.21%) Cisco ASA
5 22 (28.21%) Network Security
6 10 (12.82%) IP Telephony
6 10 (12.82%) MPLS
6 10 (12.82%) Wi-Fi
7 8 (10.26%) SSL
7 8 (10.26%) TCP/IP
8 7 (8.97%) DNS
9 6 (7.69%) BGP
9 6 (7.69%) DOCSIS
10 5 (6.41%) Cisco Nexus
10 5 (6.41%) PSTN
10 5 (6.41%) SNMP
10 5 (6.41%) Unified Communications
11 4 (5.13%) DHCP
11 4 (5.13%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Git (software)
General
1 14 (17.95%) Telecoms
2 6 (7.69%) Finance
3 4 (5.13%) Multimedia
4 2 (2.56%) Back Office
4 2 (2.56%) Military
4 2 (2.56%) Retail
5 1 (1.28%) Banking
5 1 (1.28%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.28%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 35 (44.87%) Network Engineer
2 13 (16.67%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 10 (12.82%) Firewall Engineer
4 9 (11.54%) Cisco Engineer
4 9 (11.54%) Consultant
4 9 (11.54%) Network Consultant
4 9 (11.54%) VoIP Engineer
5 8 (10.26%) Voice Engineer
6 7 (8.97%) Architect
6 7 (8.97%) Support Engineer
7 6 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
7 6 (7.69%) Cisco Voice Engineer
7 6 (7.69%) Design Engineer
7 6 (7.69%) Senior Design Engineer
7 6 (7.69%) Telephony Engineer
8 5 (6.41%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 5 (6.41%) Network Support
8 5 (6.41%) Senior Architect
8 5 (6.41%) Senior VoIP Engineer
9 4 (5.13%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.85%) 802.1X
2 2 (2.56%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (1.28%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.28%) RFC 3261
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 3 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.85%) Driving Licence
3 2 (2.56%) Blackberry
3 2 (2.56%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (2.56%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.56%) PKI
4 1 (1.28%) CESG
4 1 (1.28%) Clustering
4 1 (1.28%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.28%) IVR
4 1 (1.28%) Statistics
4 1 (1.28%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.28%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.69%) Windows
2 2 (2.56%) Linux
2 2 (2.56%) Unix
2 2 (2.56%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.28%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (15.38%) ITIL
2 9 (11.54%) Fault Management
2 9 (11.54%) Network Design
3 8 (10.26%) Migration
4 7 (8.97%) High Availability
5 6 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (7.69%) ITSM
5 6 (7.69%) Network Load Balancing
5 6 (7.69%) Network Management
6 5 (6.41%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (6.41%) Performance Monitoring
7 4 (5.13%) Business Continuity
7 4 (5.13%) Performance Analysis
7 4 (5.13%) Project Management
8 3 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (3.85%) Risk Analysis
8 3 (3.85%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (2.56%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (2.56%) Asset Management
9 2 (2.56%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.56%) Bash Shell
1 2 (2.56%) C++
1 2 (2.56%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.28%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 48 (61.54%) Cisco Certification
2 43 (55.13%) Security Cleared
3 39 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 35 (44.87%) CCNP
5 19 (24.36%) CCNA
6 9 (11.54%) CCIE
7 3 (3.85%) MCSE
7 3 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (2.56%) Degree
8 2 (2.56%) HNC
9 1 (1.28%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (1.28%) MCSA
9 1 (1.28%) Network+ Certification
9 1 (1.28%) PMI Certification
9 1 (1.28%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (5.13%) Active Directory
1 4 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.56%) zsh
3 1 (1.28%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (7.69%) Cisco CUCM
1 6 (7.69%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (1.28%) DatAdvantage
2 1 (1.28%) SCOM
2 1 (1.28%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 51 (65.38%) Cisco
2 29 (37.18%) CheckPoint
3 9 (11.54%) Palo Alto
4 8 (10.26%) Avaya
4 8 (10.26%) Juniper
4 8 (10.26%) Microsoft
5 7 (8.97%) VMware
6 6 (7.69%) BT
6 6 (7.69%) HP
6 6 (7.69%) Verint
7 5 (6.41%) F5
8 2 (2.56%) Apple
8 2 (2.56%) Ericsson
8 2 (2.56%) Huawei
8 2 (2.56%) Nokia
8 2 (2.56%) Remedy
9 1 (1.28%) Aquila
9 1 (1.28%) Clearswift
9 1 (1.28%) Fortinet
9 1 (1.28%) Wyse
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