The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sonus products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sonus over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Sonus Networks, Inc.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sonus
England / London
Rank 399 416 418
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +2
Contract jobs citing Sonus 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.005% 0.005% 0.005%
As % of the Vendors category 0.012% 0.011% 0.010%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £550 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £388 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
8188 8775 9560
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 42.83% 40.92% 44.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 5520 5758 6257
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 109 151 185
Median hourly rate £23.00 £20.00 £19.05
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% +4.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.15 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

Sonus
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Sonus as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Sonus Jobs Demand Trend in London

Sonus
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Sonus Daily Rate Trend in London

Sonus
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sonus within the London region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London - 1 £550 -
Sonus
England

Sonus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Sonus 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 London region with a requirement for Sonus.

1 7 (87.50%) Skype for Business
2 6 (75.00%) Unified Communications
3 5 (62.50%) Office 365
3 5 (62.50%) Skype
3 5 (62.50%) ISDN
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
4 4 (50.00%) ITIL
4 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 4 (50.00%) Finance
4 4 (50.00%) Cisco
4 4 (50.00%) Virtual Team
4 4 (50.00%) Mentoring
4 4 (50.00%) Polycom
4 4 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (37.50%) Avaya
5 3 (37.50%) MPLS
5 3 (37.50%) Ethernet
6 2 (25.00%) PSTN
6 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (25.00%) Fixed Income
6 2 (25.00%) Equities
6 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (25.00%) Retail
6 2 (25.00%) Asset Management
6 2 (25.00%) Financial Institution
6 2 (25.00%) Firewall
6 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
6 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
6 2 (25.00%) Verint
6 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement

Sonus
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 7 (87.50%) Skype for Business
2 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (62.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) Unified Communications
2 5 (62.50%) ISDN
2 5 (62.50%) Skype
3 3 (37.50%) Ethernet
3 3 (37.50%) MPLS
4 2 (25.00%) Firewall
4 2 (25.00%) PSTN
5 1 (12.50%) BGP
5 1 (12.50%) DHCP
5 1 (12.50%) DNS
5 1 (12.50%) LAN
5 1 (12.50%) MGCP
5 1 (12.50%) OSPF
5 1 (12.50%) PBX
5 1 (12.50%) RTP
5 1 (12.50%) SCCP
5 1 (12.50%) SNMP
5 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
5 1 (12.50%) VoIP
5 1 (12.50%) WAN
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Financial Institution
2 2 (25.00%) Retail
2 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Lync Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Unified Communications Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Product Owner
3 1 (12.50%) Avaya Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) RFC 2833
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
1 4 (50.00%) Virtual Team
2 2 (25.00%) Equities
2 2 (25.00%) Fixed Income
3 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
1 4 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Asset Management
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (25.00%) Service Design
2 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Workforce Optimisation
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) Polycom
3 3 (37.50%) Avaya
4 2 (25.00%) Verint
5 1 (12.50%) Red Box