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 16 January 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sonus
England / London
Rank 400 397 407
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +10
Contract jobs citing Sonus 4 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.021% 0.005% 0.005%
As % of the Vendors category 0.048% 0.012% 0.011%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £550 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £265 £388 £425
% change year-on-year
-31.61% -8.82%
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
8386 8442 9482
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 43.28% 41.13% 44.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 5596 5501 6339
Median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £255 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 113 150 205
Median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £28.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +34.32%

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
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Sonus Hourly 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 16 January 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 - 2 £550 - 1
Sonus
England

Sonus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 8 (66.67%) Skype for Business
2 7 (58.33%) Unified Communications
2 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
3 6 (50.00%) Avaya
3 6 (50.00%) ISDN
3 6 (50.00%) Cisco
3 6 (50.00%) Office 365
3 6 (50.00%) Skype
4 5 (41.67%) Mentoring
4 5 (41.67%) Virtual Team
4 5 (41.67%) Polycom
4 5 (41.67%) Video Conferencing
4 5 (41.67%) Finance
4 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
4 5 (41.67%) Ethernet
4 5 (41.67%) ITIL
4 5 (41.67%) MPLS
5 3 (25.00%) Retail
5 3 (25.00%) Asset Management
5 3 (25.00%) Fixed Income
5 3 (25.00%) Equities
5 3 (25.00%) Red Box
5 3 (25.00%) Workforce Optimisation
5 3 (25.00%) Avaya Modular Messaging
5 3 (25.00%) OSPF
5 3 (25.00%) BGP
5 3 (25.00%) Financial Institution
5 3 (25.00%) LAN
5 3 (25.00%) SNMP
5 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP

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 8 (66.67%) Skype for Business
2 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) Unified Communications
2 6 (50.00%) ISDN
2 6 (50.00%) Skype
3 5 (41.67%) Ethernet
3 5 (41.67%) MPLS
4 3 (25.00%) Avaya Modular Messaging
4 3 (25.00%) BGP
4 3 (25.00%) LAN
4 3 (25.00%) OSPF
4 3 (25.00%) SNMP
4 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (25.00%) WAN
5 2 (16.67%) Firewall
5 2 (16.67%) PSTN
6 1 (8.33%) H.323
6 1 (8.33%) MGCP
6 1 (8.33%) Q.931
6 1 (8.33%) RTP
6 1 (8.33%) SCCP
6 1 (8.33%) VoIP
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Financial Institution
2 3 (25.00%) Retail
3 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Lync Engineer
1 5 (41.67%) Unified Communications Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Avaya Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Product Owner
4 1 (8.33%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) RFC 2833
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Video Conferencing
1 5 (41.67%) Virtual Team
2 3 (25.00%) Equities
2 3 (25.00%) Fixed Income
3 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (8.33%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) ITIL
1 5 (41.67%) Mentoring
2 3 (25.00%) Asset Management
2 3 (25.00%) Workforce Optimisation
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (16.67%) Performance Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 2 (16.67%) Service Design
3 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (8.33%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Avaya Certification
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
1 1 (8.33%) HND
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (8.33%) Firmware
1 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (50.00%) Avaya
2 6 (50.00%) Cisco
3 5 (41.67%) Polycom
4 3 (25.00%) Red Box
5 2 (16.67%) Verint
6 1 (8.33%) TOWER Software