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 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IP Telephony
Rank 379 363 373
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +10
Contract jobs citing IP Telephony 32 42 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.20% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.19% 1.52% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 27 19
Average daily rate £300 £363 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.24% +20.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £153 £155 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £450 £378
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £280 £350
% change year-on-year
+16.07% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £19.50 - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.75 £28.75
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -34.78%
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
2695 2772 2679
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.74% 13.31% 12.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1756 1824 1716
Average daily rate £420 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £245 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 78 75
Average hourly rate £24.23 £19.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.52% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.12 £13.57 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £28.75 £30.18
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 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
City of London +26 6 £325 +21.49% 2
Uxbridge - 3 £123 -
Croydon - 2 £375 - 1
Westminster - 1 - -
IP Telephony
England

IP Telephony
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 37 (69.81%) Cisco
2 21 (39.62%) Windows
3 15 (28.30%) ITIL
3 15 (28.30%) Windows 7
4 14 (26.42%) Microsoft
5 13 (24.53%) Active Directory
6 12 (22.64%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (22.64%) WAN
7 11 (20.75%) MS Office
7 11 (20.75%) Firewall
7 11 (20.75%) Cisco ASA
7 11 (20.75%) Cisco IPT
8 10 (18.87%) Wireless
8 10 (18.87%) VPN
9 9 (16.98%) LAN
9 9 (16.98%) MS Exchange
10 8 (15.09%) SQL Server
10 8 (15.09%) Avaya
10 8 (15.09%) Network Security
10 8 (15.09%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (13.21%) F5
11 7 (13.21%) Android
11 7 (13.21%) CCNA
11 7 (13.21%) SQL
11 7 (13.21%) VoIP
11 7 (13.21%) Law
11 7 (13.21%) Blackberry
11 7 (13.21%) EIGRP
12 6 (11.32%) MPLS
12 6 (11.32%) Legal

IP Telephony
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 9 (16.98%) MS Exchange
2 4 (7.55%) Lync
2 4 (7.55%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (3.77%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.89%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.89%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (20.75%) MS Office
2 5 (9.43%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.89%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (22.64%) WAN
2 11 (20.75%) Cisco ASA
2 11 (20.75%) Cisco IPT
2 11 (20.75%) Firewall
3 10 (18.87%) VPN
3 10 (18.87%) Wireless
4 9 (16.98%) LAN
5 8 (15.09%) Network Security
6 7 (13.21%) EIGRP
6 7 (13.21%) VoIP
7 6 (11.32%) MPLS
8 5 (9.43%) Cisco Nexus
8 5 (9.43%) DHCP
8 5 (9.43%) ISDN
9 4 (7.55%) Cisco ISE
9 4 (7.55%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 4 (7.55%) HSRP
9 4 (7.55%) Internet
9 4 (7.55%) Intranet
9 4 (7.55%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.09%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (13.21%) Law
2 6 (11.32%) Legal
3 4 (7.55%) Telecoms
4 3 (5.66%) Finance
5 2 (3.77%) Back Office
5 2 (3.77%) Banking
5 2 (3.77%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (24.53%) Analyst
1 13 (24.53%) Network Engineer
2 12 (22.64%) Support Analyst
2 12 (22.64%) Support Engineer
3 10 (18.87%) 2nd Line Support
4 8 (15.09%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 7 (13.21%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
5 7 (13.21%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 7 (13.21%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 7 (13.21%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 6 (11.32%) IT Support
6 6 (11.32%) Network Security Engineer
6 6 (11.32%) Project Manager
6 6 (11.32%) Security Engineer
6 6 (11.32%) Voice Engineer
7 5 (9.43%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
7 5 (9.43%) Technical Engineer
8 4 (7.55%) 1st/2nd Line Technical Support
8 4 (7.55%) Technical Analyst
8 4 (7.55%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.77%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.21%) Blackberry
2 5 (9.43%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (7.55%) Data Centre
4 3 (5.66%) Handset
4 3 (5.66%) iPad
5 2 (3.77%) Driving Licence
5 2 (3.77%) Public Cloud
5 2 (3.77%) Statistics
6 1 (1.89%) Clustering
6 1 (1.89%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.89%) IVR
6 1 (1.89%) NHS
6 1 (1.89%) PDA
6 1 (1.89%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 21 (39.62%) Windows
2 15 (28.30%) Windows 7
3 8 (15.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (13.21%) Android
5 5 (9.43%) Windows Server
6 3 (5.66%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (5.66%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (3.77%) Linux
7 2 (3.77%) Mac OS X
7 2 (3.77%) Unix
7 2 (3.77%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.89%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.89%) Windows 2000
8 1 (1.89%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (28.30%) ITIL
2 5 (9.43%) Project Management
3 4 (7.55%) Change Management
3 4 (7.55%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (7.55%) Service Delivery
4 3 (5.66%) ITIL V3
4 3 (5.66%) Network Management
4 3 (5.66%) PRINCE2
5 2 (3.77%) Asset Management
5 2 (3.77%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (3.77%) Load Balancing
5 2 (3.77%) Trend Analysis
5 2 (3.77%) Web Filtering
6 1 (1.89%) Business Analysis
6 1 (1.89%) Document Management
6 1 (1.89%) Incident Management
6 1 (1.89%) Low Latency
6 1 (1.89%) Network Design
6 1 (1.89%) Problem Management
6 1 (1.89%) Service Desk Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (13.21%) SQL
2 1 (1.89%) C
2 1 (1.89%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (22.64%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (13.21%) CCNA
3 5 (9.43%) Degree
4 4 (7.55%) CCNP
4 4 (7.55%) MCP
4 4 (7.55%) MCSE
4 4 (7.55%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (3.77%) MCDST
5 2 (3.77%) MCSA
6 1 (1.89%) CCIE
6 1 (1.89%) CCVP
6 1 (1.89%) HNC
6 1 (1.89%) HND
6 1 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.89%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.89%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) BS7799
1 1 (1.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (1.89%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (24.53%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.55%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.89%) Firmware
3 1 (1.89%) ISA Server
3 1 (1.89%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.89%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (5.66%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (5.66%) SCCM
2 2 (3.77%) Cisco UCCE
2 2 (3.77%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (3.77%) FortiGate
2 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 2 (3.77%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.89%) AppManager
3 1 (1.89%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.89%) Cisco IPCC
3 1 (1.89%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (1.89%) SCOM
3 1 (1.89%) WSUS
Vendors
1 37 (69.81%) Cisco
2 14 (26.42%) Microsoft
3 8 (15.09%) Avaya
4 7 (13.21%) F5
5 6 (11.32%) Apple
5 6 (11.32%) CheckPoint
5 6 (11.32%) SolarWinds
6 4 (7.55%) iManage
6 4 (7.55%) McAfee
6 4 (7.55%) VMware
7 3 (5.66%) BT
8 2 (3.77%) Aruba
8 2 (3.77%) Citrix
8 2 (3.77%) Equitrac
8 2 (3.77%) Fortinet
8 2 (3.77%) Juniper
8 2 (3.77%) Nortel
8 2 (3.77%) Sage
8 2 (3.77%) Siemens
8 2 (3.77%) Symantec
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