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 27 May 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IP Telephony
Rank 345 341 346
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Contract jobs citing IP Telephony 45 62 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.20% 0.27% 0.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.50% 2.28% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 46 17
Average daily rate
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£325 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £118 £110 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £520 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £250 £275
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £20.00 £190.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -89.47%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.61 £15.63 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+38.30% -56.59%
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
2998 2717 2849
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.26% 11.96% 13.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1963 1823 1738
Average daily rate £375 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £228 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 79 132
Average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -6.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £14.00 £14.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £34.00 £103.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £18.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -18.18%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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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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
City of London -6 17 £245 -34.66% 6
IP Telephony
England

IP Telephony
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 79 (79.00%) Cisco
2 42 (42.00%) Cisco IPT
3 40 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
4 37 (37.00%) Windows
4 37 (37.00%) LAN
5 30 (30.00%) WAN
6 27 (27.00%) VoIP
7 24 (24.00%) Microsoft
8 23 (23.00%) VPN
9 21 (21.00%) Firewall
10 20 (20.00%) Telecoms
10 20 (20.00%) CCNP
11 19 (19.00%) MPLS
12 18 (18.00%) TCP/IP
13 17 (17.00%) Wireless
13 17 (17.00%) Finance
13 17 (17.00%) Cisco CUCM
14 16 (16.00%) CCNA
15 15 (15.00%) Active Directory
15 15 (15.00%) ITIL
15 15 (15.00%) OSPF
15 15 (15.00%) Video Conferencing
16 13 (13.00%) VMware
16 13 (13.00%) MS Office
17 12 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
17 12 (12.00%) Lync
17 12 (12.00%) Unified Communications
18 11 (11.00%) Cisco UCCX
18 11 (11.00%) Cisco IPCC
18 11 (11.00%) Juniper

IP Telephony
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 12 (12.00%) Lync
2 5 (5.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (2.00%) IIS
3 2 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (13.00%) MS Office
2 8 (8.00%) MS Excel
3 5 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.00%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 42 (42.00%) Cisco IPT
2 37 (37.00%) LAN
3 30 (30.00%) WAN
4 27 (27.00%) VoIP
5 23 (23.00%) VPN
6 21 (21.00%) Firewall
7 19 (19.00%) MPLS
8 18 (18.00%) TCP/IP
9 17 (17.00%) Wireless
10 15 (15.00%) OSPF
11 12 (12.00%) Unified Communications
12 10 (10.00%) Network Security
12 10 (10.00%) BGP
12 10 (10.00%) PBX
13 9 (9.00%) Internet
13 9 (9.00%) Cisco ICM
14 8 (8.00%) VLAN
14 8 (8.00%) EIGRP
15 7 (7.00%) SAN
15 7 (7.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (1.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 20 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 17 (17.00%) Finance
3 6 (6.00%) Banking
4 3 (3.00%) Law
5 2 (2.00%) Legal
5 2 (2.00%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 18 (18.00%) Analyst
1 18 (18.00%) Network Engineer
2 17 (17.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 10 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 10 (10.00%) Service Analyst
4 8 (8.00%) Voice Engineer
5 7 (7.00%) 1st Line Support
5 7 (7.00%) Architect
6 6 (6.00%) Senior Network Engineer
6 6 (6.00%) IP Engineer
7 5 (5.00%) Cisco Voice Engineer
7 5 (5.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 4 (4.00%) Cisco IPT Engineer
8 4 (4.00%) Unified Communications Engineer
8 4 (4.00%) IP Telephony Engineer
8 4 (4.00%) Telephony Engineer
8 4 (4.00%) Technical Engineer
8 4 (4.00%) Project Manager
8 4 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (4.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.00%) XMPP
2 1 (1.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.00%) .NET
2 1 (1.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.00%) Video Conferencing
2 8 (8.00%) IVR
3 7 (7.00%) Data Centre
4 4 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.00%) Eurex
4 4 (4.00%) Blackberry
5 3 (3.00%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.00%) CMDB
6 2 (2.00%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.00%) Handset
6 2 (2.00%) PMI
6 2 (2.00%) FlexPod
7 1 (1.00%) iPad
7 1 (1.00%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.00%) Clustering
7 1 (1.00%) GIS
7 1 (1.00%) PKI
7 1 (1.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 37 (37.00%) Windows
2 10 (10.00%) Windows 7
3 9 (9.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (8.00%) Windows XP
5 5 (5.00%) Windows 2000
6 4 (4.00%) Linux
6 4 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (3.00%) UNIX
8 2 (2.00%) Android
9 1 (1.00%) CentOS
9 1 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.00%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.00%) Solaris
9 1 (1.00%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (15.00%) ITIL
2 10 (10.00%) Project Management
3 7 (7.00%) Migration
3 7 (7.00%) Load Balancing
4 6 (6.00%) Network Design
4 6 (6.00%) Incident Management
5 5 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (5.00%) Service Delivery
5 5 (5.00%) PRINCE2
6 4 (4.00%) Change Management
6 4 (4.00%) Configuration Management
6 4 (4.00%) Network Management
7 3 (3.00%) Server Building
7 3 (3.00%) Problem Management
7 3 (3.00%) Business Continuity
7 3 (3.00%) Information Security
7 3 (3.00%) E-Commerce
8 2 (2.00%) CRM
8 2 (2.00%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (2.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.00%) SQL
2 2 (2.00%) C
3 1 (1.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 40 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (20.00%) CCNP
3 16 (16.00%) CCNA
4 9 (9.00%) CCVP
5 8 (8.00%) A+ Certification
6 6 (6.00%) CCIE
7 5 (5.00%) JNCIA
7 5 (5.00%) Degree
8 4 (4.00%) CCDP
9 3 (3.00%) CCIP
10 2 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (2.00%) PMI Certification
10 2 (2.00%) MCSE
10 2 (2.00%) CCSE
11 1 (1.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (1.00%) JNCIS
11 1 (1.00%) MCDST
11 1 (1.00%) CITP
11 1 (1.00%) CCENT
11 1 (1.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 8 (8.00%) Dodd-Frank
2 2 (2.00%) SLA
2 2 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.00%) COBIT
3 1 (1.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.00%) PMBOK
System Software
1 15 (15.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.00%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (2.00%) XenApp
4 2 (2.00%) XenServer
4 2 (2.00%) vSphere
5 1 (1.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 17 (17.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 11 (11.00%) Cisco UCCX
2 11 (11.00%) Cisco IPCC
3 8 (8.00%) Cisco UCCE
4 2 (2.00%) SCCM
5 1 (1.00%) SCOM
5 1 (1.00%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (1.00%) WSUS
5 1 (1.00%) FortiGate
5 1 (1.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 79 (79.00%) Cisco
2 24 (24.00%) Microsoft
3 13 (13.00%) VMware
4 11 (11.00%) Juniper
5 10 (10.00%) Avaya
5 10 (10.00%) Remedy
6 7 (7.00%) Citrix
7 5 (5.00%) Apple
7 5 (5.00%) Oracle
8 4 (4.00%) HP
8 4 (4.00%) CheckPoint
9 3 (3.00%) Blue Coat
9 3 (3.00%) Sourcefire
9 3 (3.00%) Tandberg
9 3 (3.00%) Acme Packet
9 3 (3.00%) Riverbed
10 2 (2.00%) SolarWinds
10 2 (2.00%) Infoblox
10 2 (2.00%) WorldPay
10 2 (2.00%) F5
City of London
Streamline Connections
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
South West London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Rate: £410 - £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Volt
Rate: £400.00 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 6 days ago