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 10 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.

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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sonus
Rank 407 414 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Contract jobs citing Sonus 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.005% 0.005% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.012% 0.010% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Sonus
England

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
8591 9589 9860
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 40.57% 45.21% 44.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 5620 6357 6319
Average daily rate £438 £425 £418
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +1.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 148 198 221
Average hourly rate £22.00 £19.03 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.63% +2.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £36.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

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
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
Top 8 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Skype for Business
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (100.00%) Telepresence
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP Voice

Sonus
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 1 (100.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Telepresence
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Voice Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Lync Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Unified Communications Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Voice Engineer
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP Voice
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft