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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IP Telephony
Rank 376 385 389
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +4
Contract jobs citing IP Telephony 39 48 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.16% 0.20% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.30% 1.54% 1.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 35 22
Average daily rate
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£263 £375 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +12.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £163 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £502 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £363
% change year-on-year
- -17.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 1
Average hourly rate £11.75 £20.00 £12.28
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.25% +62.86%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £20.00 £21.75
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -8.04%
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
3003 3115 3049
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.66% 13.01% 12.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1935 1928 1970
Average daily rate £417 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 97 96
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.20 £14.50 £14.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £50.00 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £22.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-4.33% -4.25%

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 28 August 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IP Telephony across the London region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

IP Telephony Hourly Rate Histogram 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 28 August 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 +1 9 £425 +13.33% 3
Uxbridge - 3 £111 -
Bromley - 1 - -
Hounslow - 1 £400 -
IP Telephony
England

IP Telephony
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 59 (71.08%) Cisco
2 36 (43.37%) Cisco IPT
3 32 (38.55%) Cisco Certification
4 28 (33.73%) Windows
5 25 (30.12%) Microsoft
6 23 (27.71%) Finance
7 21 (25.30%) VoIP
7 21 (25.30%) WAN
8 19 (22.89%) Active Directory
8 19 (22.89%) Firewall
9 18 (21.69%) Telecoms
9 18 (21.69%) LAN
9 18 (21.69%) MS Office
10 16 (19.28%) MPLS
11 15 (18.07%) Avaya
12 14 (16.87%) BGP
12 14 (16.87%) Windows 7
13 13 (15.66%) Cisco CUCM
13 13 (15.66%) CCNP
14 12 (14.46%) PBX
14 12 (14.46%) TCP/IP
14 12 (14.46%) Unified Communications
15 11 (13.25%) Multicast
15 11 (13.25%) CCNA
16 10 (12.05%) Juniper
16 10 (12.05%) Apple
16 10 (12.05%) OSPF
16 10 (12.05%) EIGRP
16 10 (12.05%) CCVP
16 10 (12.05%) Video Conferencing

IP Telephony
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 5 (6.02%) Lync
2 4 (4.82%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.20%) IIS
Applications
1 18 (21.69%) MS Office
2 9 (10.84%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.41%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 36 (43.37%) Cisco IPT
2 21 (25.30%) VoIP
2 21 (25.30%) WAN
3 19 (22.89%) Firewall
4 18 (21.69%) LAN
5 16 (19.28%) MPLS
6 14 (16.87%) BGP
7 12 (14.46%) PBX
7 12 (14.46%) TCP/IP
7 12 (14.46%) Unified Communications
8 11 (13.25%) Multicast
9 10 (12.05%) OSPF
9 10 (12.05%) EIGRP
10 9 (10.84%) RSVP
10 9 (10.84%) VPLS
11 8 (9.64%) VPN
12 7 (8.43%) Junos
13 6 (7.23%) Network Security
13 6 (7.23%) Cisco ASA
14 5 (6.02%) Cisco IOS
Development Applications
1 1 (1.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 23 (27.71%) Finance
2 18 (21.69%) Telecoms
3 6 (7.23%) Banking
4 5 (6.02%) Legal
5 4 (4.82%) Retail
5 4 (4.82%) Investment Banking
6 3 (3.61%) Law
7 2 (2.41%) French Language
8 1 (1.20%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (1.20%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.20%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 18 (21.69%) Network Engineer
2 10 (12.05%) Cisco Engineer
3 9 (10.84%) Analyst
3 9 (10.84%) 2nd Line Support
4 8 (9.64%) Support Engineer
4 8 (9.64%) Support Analyst
5 5 (6.02%) Project Manager
5 5 (6.02%) Technical Engineer
5 5 (6.02%) Voice Engineer
5 5 (6.02%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 5 (6.02%) Unified Communications Engineer
6 4 (4.82%) Communications Engineer
6 4 (4.82%) Architect
6 4 (4.82%) Technical Analyst
6 4 (4.82%) Desktop Support
6 4 (4.82%) Technical Support
6 4 (4.82%) Technical Support Analyst
7 3 (3.61%) Telephony Engineer
7 3 (3.61%) Administrator
7 3 (3.61%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.02%) XMPP
2 2 (2.41%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.05%) Video Conferencing
2 8 (9.64%) IVR
3 6 (7.23%) Eurex
4 5 (6.02%) Data Centre
4 5 (6.02%) Blackberry
5 4 (4.82%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.61%) NHS
7 2 (2.41%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.41%) Handset
7 2 (2.41%) PDA
7 2 (2.41%) CMDB
7 2 (2.41%) FlexPod
8 1 (1.20%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.20%) iPad
8 1 (1.20%) Statistics
8 1 (1.20%) PKI
8 1 (1.20%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 28 (33.73%) Windows
2 14 (16.87%) Windows 7
3 9 (10.84%) Android
4 7 (8.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (7.23%) Windows XP
6 5 (6.02%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (3.61%) Mac OS
7 3 (3.61%) Apple iOS
7 3 (3.61%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (3.61%) Linux
8 2 (2.41%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (10.84%) ITIL
2 7 (8.43%) Service Delivery
2 7 (8.43%) Migration
3 4 (4.82%) Network Management
4 3 (3.61%) Asset Management
4 3 (3.61%) Network Design
4 3 (3.61%) Change Management
4 3 (3.61%) Configuration Management
4 3 (3.61%) Project Management
5 2 (2.41%) Service Management
5 2 (2.41%) PRINCE2
5 2 (2.41%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (2.41%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (2.41%) ITSM
5 2 (2.41%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (2.41%) Information Security
5 2 (2.41%) ITIL V3
5 2 (2.41%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (2.41%) WAN Optimisation
5 2 (2.41%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.02%) SQL
2 1 (1.20%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.20%) C
Qualifications
1 32 (38.55%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (15.66%) CCNP
3 11 (13.25%) CCNA
4 10 (12.05%) CCVP
5 6 (7.23%) Degree
6 4 (4.82%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (4.82%) MCSE
6 4 (4.82%) CCIE
7 2 (2.41%) CCDP
7 2 (2.41%) JNCIS
7 2 (2.41%) MCITP
8 1 (1.20%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.20%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.20%) JNCIP
8 1 (1.20%) MCDST
8 1 (1.20%) JNCIA
8 1 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.20%) PMP
8 1 (1.20%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.61%) SLA
2 1 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 19 (22.89%) Active Directory
2 5 (6.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.41%) XenApp
3 2 (2.41%) vSphere
4 1 (1.20%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (15.66%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (7.23%) Cisco UCCX
3 5 (6.02%) Cisco IPCC
4 3 (3.61%) Cisco UCCE
4 3 (3.61%) CA Spectrum
5 1 (1.20%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.20%) WSUS
5 1 (1.20%) SCCM
5 1 (1.20%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 59 (71.08%) Cisco
2 25 (30.12%) Microsoft
3 15 (18.07%) Avaya
4 10 (12.05%) Juniper
4 10 (12.05%) Apple
5 8 (9.64%) VMware
6 7 (8.43%) Citrix
7 6 (7.23%) Acme Packet
8 3 (3.61%) Riverbed
8 3 (3.61%) Mitel
8 3 (3.61%) 3Com
8 3 (3.61%) CA
8 3 (3.61%) HP
9 2 (2.41%) Oracle
9 2 (2.41%) NetApp
9 2 (2.41%) BT
9 2 (2.41%) Polycom
9 2 (2.41%) Blue Coat
9 2 (2.41%) SolarWinds
10 1 (1.20%) Aruba