The table below looks at the statistics for IP Telephony skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IP Telephony over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IP Telephony
Rank 353 356 326
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -30
Contract jobs citing IP Telephony 45 37 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.21% 0.17% 0.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.61% 1.41% 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 20 18
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£365 £295 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.72% -26.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £159 £243 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £376 £483
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £350 £200
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +75.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £32.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £27.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-31.81% +27.90%
IP Telephony
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
2794 2632 2713
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.23% 12.21% 14.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1849 1703 1682
Average daily rate £390 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 68 154
Average hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% -21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £27.50 £44.31
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%

IP Telephony
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

IP Telephony Jobs Demand Trend in London

IP Telephony
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

IP Telephony Daily Rate Trend in London

IP Telephony
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IP Telephony across the London region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

IP Telephony Daily Rate Histogram in London

IP Telephony
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

IP Telephony Hourly Rate Trend in London

IP Telephony
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IP Telephony within the London region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
City of London +18 18 £365 -2.66% 4
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £319 -
Sidcup - - - -
Southall - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Greenwich - - - -
IP Telephony
England

IP Telephony
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing IP Telephony 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 IP Telephony.

1 85 (83.33%) Cisco
2 48 (47.06%) LAN
3 45 (44.12%) MPLS
4 41 (40.20%) Firewall
4 41 (40.20%) Cisco Certification
5 40 (39.22%) WAN
6 32 (31.37%) BGP
7 30 (29.41%) Cisco IPT
8 29 (28.43%) CCNP
9 28 (27.45%) Windows
9 28 (27.45%) OSPF
10 26 (25.49%) VPN
11 23 (22.55%) Finance
11 23 (22.55%) CheckPoint
12 21 (20.59%) Microsoft
12 21 (20.59%) VoIP
13 20 (19.61%) Multicast
14 19 (18.63%) Wireless
15 18 (17.65%) Internet
15 18 (17.65%) Telecoms
15 18 (17.65%) Network Design
16 17 (16.67%) CCIE
16 17 (16.67%) CCNA
16 17 (16.67%) Juniper
16 17 (16.67%) Unified Communications
17 16 (15.69%) Video Conferencing
18 15 (14.71%) VPLS
19 14 (13.73%) ITIL
19 14 (13.73%) EIGRP
19 14 (13.73%) Project Management

IP Telephony
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing IP Telephony 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 IP Telephony. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (7.84%) Lync
2 4 (3.92%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (2.94%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.96%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (1.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.98%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (7.84%) MS Office
2 3 (2.94%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 48 (47.06%) LAN
2 45 (44.12%) MPLS
3 41 (40.20%) Firewall
4 40 (39.22%) WAN
5 32 (31.37%) BGP
6 30 (29.41%) Cisco IPT
7 28 (27.45%) OSPF
8 26 (25.49%) VPN
9 21 (20.59%) VoIP
10 20 (19.61%) Multicast
11 19 (18.63%) Wireless
12 18 (17.65%) Internet
13 17 (16.67%) Unified Communications
14 15 (14.71%) VPLS
15 14 (13.73%) EIGRP
16 13 (12.75%) DHCP
17 11 (10.78%) Ethernet
17 11 (10.78%) TCP/IP
17 11 (10.78%) DNS
18 10 (9.80%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.98%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.98%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 23 (22.55%) Finance
2 18 (17.65%) Telecoms
3 9 (8.82%) Banking
3 9 (8.82%) Retail
4 5 (4.90%) Investment Banking
5 4 (3.92%) Law
6 1 (0.98%) Back Office
6 1 (0.98%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (0.98%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.98%) Billing
Job Titles
1 26 (25.49%) Architect
2 23 (22.55%) Network Engineer
3 17 (16.67%) Analyst
4 12 (11.76%) Solutions Architect
5 10 (9.80%) Cisco Engineer
6 8 (7.84%) Security Architect
7 7 (6.86%) Service Analyst
7 7 (6.86%) Service Desk Analyst
8 6 (5.88%) Project Manager
9 5 (4.90%) 1st Line Support
9 5 (4.90%) Voice Engineer
10 4 (3.92%) Network Analyst
10 4 (3.92%) Support Analyst
10 4 (3.92%) Technical Support
11 3 (2.94%) Cisco Voice Engineer
11 3 (2.94%) Consultant
11 3 (2.94%) Data Architect
11 3 (2.94%) IP Engineer
11 3 (2.94%) Storage Architect
11 3 (2.94%) Data Centre Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.90%) XMPP
2 2 (1.96%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (15.69%) Video Conferencing
2 6 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.90%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.92%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.96%) Fat Client
5 2 (1.96%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.98%) PMI
6 1 (0.98%) iPad
6 1 (0.98%) iPhone
6 1 (0.98%) IVR
6 1 (0.98%) SecurID
6 1 (0.98%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 28 (27.45%) Windows
2 8 (7.84%) Windows 7
3 5 (4.90%) Windows XP
4 4 (3.92%) Linux
4 4 (3.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (2.94%) UNIX
6 2 (1.96%) Android
6 2 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.96%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.98%) Solaris
7 1 (0.98%) CentOS
7 1 (0.98%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.98%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (17.65%) Network Design
2 14 (13.73%) ITIL
2 14 (13.73%) Project Management
3 12 (11.76%) Network Monitoring
4 11 (10.78%) Network Management
4 11 (10.78%) Migration
5 10 (9.80%) Network Architecture
6 8 (7.84%) Incident Management
6 8 (7.84%) Load Balancing
6 8 (7.84%) Service Delivery
7 7 (6.86%) Change Management
8 6 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
9 4 (3.92%) Knowledge Management
9 4 (3.92%) TOGAF
9 4 (3.92%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (3.92%) Service Management
10 3 (2.94%) PRINCE2
10 3 (2.94%) CRM
11 2 (1.96%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (1.96%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.92%) SQL
2 2 (1.96%) C
2 2 (1.96%) Java
3 1 (0.98%) VB
Qualifications
1 41 (40.20%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (28.43%) CCNP
3 17 (16.67%) CCIE
3 17 (16.67%) CCNA
4 9 (8.82%) CCDP
5 7 (6.86%) CCIP
6 6 (5.88%) A+ Certification
7 3 (2.94%) CCVP
8 2 (1.96%) Degree
8 2 (1.96%) CCENT
8 2 (1.96%) CCDA
9 1 (0.98%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.98%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.98%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.98%) HNC
9 1 (0.98%) MCSE
9 1 (0.98%) APMP
9 1 (0.98%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.98%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 6 (5.88%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (0.98%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (6.86%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.98%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.98%) Firmware
3 1 (0.98%) XenServer
3 1 (0.98%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 14 (13.73%) Cisco CUCM
2 7 (6.86%) Cisco IPCC
3 6 (5.88%) Cisco UCCX
4 4 (3.92%) Cisco UCCE
5 3 (2.94%) CA Spectrum
5 3 (2.94%) SCCM
6 1 (0.98%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.98%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 85 (83.33%) Cisco
2 23 (22.55%) CheckPoint
3 21 (20.59%) Microsoft
4 17 (16.67%) Juniper
5 11 (10.78%) Remedy
6 7 (6.86%) F5
7 6 (5.88%) Tandberg
7 6 (5.88%) Nokia
7 6 (5.88%) Siemens
7 6 (5.88%) HP
8 5 (4.90%) VMware
9 4 (3.92%) Brocade
9 4 (3.92%) Avaya
10 3 (2.94%) Verint
10 3 (2.94%) CA
10 3 (2.94%) Mitel
11 2 (1.96%) Blue Coat
11 2 (1.96%) Fortinet
11 2 (1.96%) IPFX
11 2 (1.96%) Infoblox
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