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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sonus over the 3 months to 30 June 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.

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

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sonus
Rank 418 - 402
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Sonus 4 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.017% - 0.017%
As % of the Vendors category 0.038% - 0.038%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 4
Average daily rate
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£425 - £500
UK excluding London average daily rate - £350 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
10431 10314 10553
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.52% 44.33% 45.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 6883 6617 6606
Average daily rate £425 £420 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £361 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 256 202 301
Average hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £21.34
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -10.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.95 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £32.03 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+8.82% -12.82%

Sonus
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Sonus across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Sonus 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 Sonus.

1 4 (100.00%) Lync
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) MCSE
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (50.00%) Avaya
3 2 (50.00%) RTP
3 2 (50.00%) IVR
3 2 (50.00%) XMPP
3 2 (50.00%) Polycom
3 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Android
3 2 (50.00%) MSRP
3 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (50.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) Office 365
3 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (25.00%) DHCP
4 1 (25.00%) DNS
4 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications
4 1 (25.00%) Skype

Sonus
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) Lync
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) RTP
1 2 (50.00%) MSRP
2 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (25.00%) Skype
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Solutions Designer
1 2 (50.00%) Design Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Designer
1 2 (50.00%) Configuration Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) IVR
1 2 (50.00%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) Android
2 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) MCSE
2 1 (25.00%) MCSA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Avaya
1 2 (50.00%) Polycom