The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
South East / Kent
Rank 36 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VoIP 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 0.80% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.56% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £205 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £344
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +5.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.75 £23.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+20.65% +15.00%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
36 25 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 14.34% 11.79% 16.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 16 23
Median daily rate £350 £285 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.80% -36.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £194 £240 £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £481
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Median hourly rate - £38.50 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +266.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.58 £30.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-11.41% +26.31%

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Kent region citing VoIP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

VoIP
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

VoIP Daily Rate Trend in Kent

VoIP
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

VoIP Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

VoIP
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing VoIP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Kent region with a requirement for VoIP.

1 8 (80.00%) Cisco
2 6 (60.00%) Nortel
2 6 (60.00%) Avaya
2 6 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 6 (60.00%) Firewall
3 5 (50.00%) Juniper
3 5 (50.00%) CheckPoint
4 3 (30.00%) Wireless
4 3 (30.00%) MPLS
4 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (30.00%) CCNA
4 3 (30.00%) Broadband
4 3 (30.00%) Cisco PIX
5 2 (20.00%) Palo Alto
5 2 (20.00%) Cisco Wireless
5 2 (20.00%) LAN
5 2 (20.00%) WAN
6 1 (10.00%) Mitel
6 1 (10.00%) HP
6 1 (10.00%) MS Office
6 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
6 1 (10.00%) Windows
6 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
6 1 (10.00%) Citrix
6 1 (10.00%) Project Management
6 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
6 1 (10.00%) Waterfall

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) Firewall
2 3 (30.00%) Broadband
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco PIX
2 3 (30.00%) MPLS
2 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (30.00%) Wireless
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco Wireless
3 2 (20.00%) LAN
3 2 (20.00%) WAN
General
1 6 (60.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Network Support
3 3 (30.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 3 (30.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco Support
4 2 (20.00%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) LAN Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) LAN/WAN Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Network Support Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) WAN Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Wireless Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Wireless Network Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) IT Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Technical Project Manager
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (10.00%) Project Management
1 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) CCNA
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Cisco
2 6 (60.00%) Avaya
2 6 (60.00%) Nortel
3 5 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 5 (50.00%) Juniper
4 2 (20.00%) Palo Alto
5 1 (10.00%) Citrix
5 1 (10.00%) HP
5 1 (10.00%) Mitel