The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP 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 VoIP over the 3 months to 27 March 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 277 266 272
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +6
Contract jobs citing VoIP 126 140 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.59% 0.62% 0.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.43% 5.37% 3.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 88 68
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£339 £350 £364
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.21% -3.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £190 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £491
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.25% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 6
Average hourly rate £16.00 £21.00 £28.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.80% -26.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £16.70 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.40 £80.50 £42.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.75 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+16.17% -10.52%
VoIP
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
2845 2609 2796
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.31% 11.64% 13.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1827 1677 1730
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
-0.72% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 91 130
Average hourly rate £20.00 £19.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -22.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.48 £13.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £35.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VoIP across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in London

VoIP
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

VoIP Daily Rate Trend in London

VoIP
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VoIP across the London region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

VoIP Daily Rate Histogram in London

VoIP
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

VoIP Hourly Rate Trend in London

VoIP
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 VoIP within the London region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
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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 +20 34 £363 -3.33% 11
Harrow 0 2 £300 +39.53%
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Orpington - - - -
Romford - - - -
Sidcup - - - -
Twickenham - - - -
Wembley - - - -
Docklands, London - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
Brentford - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Croydon - - - - 2
VoIP
England

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing VoIP 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 VoIP.

1 171 (62.64%) Cisco
2 105 (38.46%) Firewall
3 104 (38.10%) WAN
4 99 (36.26%) Windows
5 97 (35.53%) LAN
6 91 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
7 69 (25.27%) VPN
8 62 (22.71%) Microsoft
8 62 (22.71%) Wireless
9 60 (21.98%) Telecoms
10 53 (19.41%) VMware
11 52 (19.05%) Finance
11 52 (19.05%) MPLS
12 49 (17.95%) OSPF
13 48 (17.58%) TCP/IP
14 46 (16.85%) CCNA
15 45 (16.48%) BGP
16 43 (15.75%) Active Directory
17 41 (15.02%) Citrix
17 41 (15.02%) Juniper
17 41 (15.02%) F5
18 40 (14.65%) ITIL
19 39 (14.29%) CCNP
20 38 (13.92%) MS Exchange
20 38 (13.92%) Windows Server 2008
21 36 (13.19%) Linux
21 36 (13.19%) MS Excel
21 36 (13.19%) MS Office
22 35 (12.82%) VMware Infrastructure
22 35 (12.82%) Cisco ASA

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing VoIP 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 VoIP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 38 (13.92%) MS Exchange
2 18 (6.59%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (4.40%) SharePoint
4 11 (4.03%) Exchange Server 2013
5 10 (3.66%) Lync
6 6 (2.20%) IIS
7 5 (1.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 5 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (1.10%) CMS
9 2 (0.73%) IBM Notes
9 2 (0.73%) Drupal
9 2 (0.73%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.37%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.37%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.37%) WorkSite
10 1 (0.37%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 36 (13.19%) MS Office
1 36 (13.19%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.30%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (1.83%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.10%) MS Project
5 2 (0.73%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.37%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.37%) Shockwave
6 1 (0.37%) Quicktime
Business Applications
1 1 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.93%) Office 365
2 7 (2.56%) SaaS
3 5 (1.83%) Google Apps
3 5 (1.83%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.10%) IaaS
6 1 (0.37%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 105 (38.46%) Firewall
2 104 (38.10%) WAN
3 97 (35.53%) LAN
4 69 (25.27%) VPN
5 62 (22.71%) Wireless
6 52 (19.05%) MPLS
7 49 (17.95%) OSPF
8 48 (17.58%) TCP/IP
9 45 (16.48%) BGP
10 35 (12.82%) Network Security
10 35 (12.82%) Cisco ASA
11 32 (11.72%) SAN
12 31 (11.36%) DNS
12 31 (11.36%) IP Telephony
13 29 (10.62%) Cisco IOS
13 29 (10.62%) IPsec
14 26 (9.52%) Unified Communications
15 24 (8.79%) Ethernet
16 23 (8.42%) EIGRP
17 22 (8.06%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (2.93%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.73%) MySQL
3 1 (0.37%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (0.37%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.37%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.37%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.37%) MariaDB
3 1 (0.37%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (1.10%) TeamCity
2 1 (0.37%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.37%) Jenkins
General
1 60 (21.98%) Telecoms
2 52 (19.05%) Finance
3 16 (5.86%) Banking
4 11 (4.03%) Games
5 9 (3.30%) Law
6 8 (2.93%) Retail
7 6 (2.20%) Marketing
8 5 (1.83%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.10%) Local Government
10 2 (0.73%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.73%) Back Office
10 2 (0.73%) Legal
11 1 (0.37%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.37%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.37%) Dutch Language
11 1 (0.37%) Portuguese Language
11 1 (0.37%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 79 (28.94%) Network Engineer
2 33 (12.09%) Analyst
3 30 (10.99%) Architect
4 22 (8.06%) Support Engineer
5 18 (6.59%) Cisco Engineer
6 15 (5.49%) Project Manager
7 14 (5.13%) Support Analyst
7 14 (5.13%) 2nd Line Support
8 13 (4.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 13 (4.76%) Senior Network Engineer
8 13 (4.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 12 (4.40%) Consultant
10 11 (4.03%) Network Architect
11 9 (3.30%) Voice Engineer
11 9 (3.30%) Desktop Support
11 9 (3.30%) Solutions Architect
11 9 (3.30%) Network Analyst
11 9 (3.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 8 (2.93%) IT Support
12 8 (2.93%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.20%) SOAP
2 5 (1.83%) Web Services
3 3 (1.10%) XML
3 3 (1.10%) Middleware
3 3 (1.10%) XMPP
4 2 (0.73%) JSON
4 2 (0.73%) LAMP
4 2 (0.73%) Software Packaging
4 2 (0.73%) CGI
5 1 (0.37%) WSRP
5 1 (0.37%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (0.37%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (0.37%) Flash
5 1 (0.37%) .NET
5 1 (0.37%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.37%) COM
5 1 (0.37%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 29 (10.62%) Video Conferencing
2 24 (8.79%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (5.13%) Blackberry
3 14 (5.13%) IVR
4 13 (4.76%) Replication
5 10 (3.66%) Hedge funds
6 9 (3.30%) Online Games
6 9 (3.30%) Clustering
7 6 (2.20%) Management Information System
8 5 (1.83%) Client/Server
9 4 (1.47%) Handset
10 3 (1.10%) iPhone
10 3 (1.10%) iPad
10 3 (1.10%) Mobile App
10 3 (1.10%) NHS
11 2 (0.73%) Thin Client
11 2 (0.73%) CCTV
11 2 (0.73%) Statistics
11 2 (0.73%) FlexPod
11 2 (0.73%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 99 (36.26%) Windows
2 38 (13.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 36 (13.19%) Linux
4 35 (12.82%) Windows 7
5 22 (8.06%) Windows Server 2012
5 22 (8.06%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (5.49%) UNIX
7 14 (5.13%) Windows XP
8 11 (4.03%) Windows 8
9 6 (2.20%) Apple iOS
9 6 (2.20%) Mac OS X
9 6 (2.20%) Solaris
9 6 (2.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (1.83%) Windows 2000
11 4 (1.47%) AIX
11 4 (1.47%) Mac OS X Server
12 3 (1.10%) Android
12 3 (1.10%) Ubuntu
12 3 (1.10%) Windows Vista
12 3 (1.10%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (14.65%) ITIL
2 33 (12.09%) Project Management
3 31 (11.36%) Load Balancing
4 19 (6.96%) Service Management
5 17 (6.23%) PRINCE2
5 17 (6.23%) Service Delivery
5 17 (6.23%) Root Cause Analysis
6 16 (5.86%) E-Commerce
6 16 (5.86%) Network Design
6 16 (5.86%) Mentoring
7 13 (4.76%) Migration
7 13 (4.76%) Configuration Management
8 12 (4.40%) Performance Tuning
9 8 (2.93%) Performance Monitoring
9 8 (2.93%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (2.93%) Asset Management
10 7 (2.56%) Incident Management
10 7 (2.56%) Performance Management
11 6 (2.20%) Technical Architecture
11 6 (2.20%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (4.03%) SQL
2 9 (3.30%) PowerShell
3 2 (0.73%) Shell Script
3 2 (0.73%) Objective-C
3 2 (0.73%) C
4 1 (0.37%) Java
4 1 (0.37%) Perl
4 1 (0.37%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 91 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 46 (16.85%) CCNA
3 39 (14.29%) CCNP
4 26 (9.52%) CCIE
5 22 (8.06%) Degree
6 12 (4.40%) Microsoft Certification
7 11 (4.03%) MCSE
8 9 (3.30%) CCVP
8 9 (3.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 9 (3.30%) Security Cleared
9 8 (2.93%) CCDP
10 6 (2.20%) CCIP
11 5 (1.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 4 (1.47%) SC Cleared
12 4 (1.47%) JNCIA
13 3 (1.10%) CCDA
13 3 (1.10%) MCITP
13 3 (1.10%) DV Cleared
14 2 (0.73%) MCP
14 2 (0.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (12.09%) SLA
2 1 (0.37%) ISO 14001
2 1 (0.37%) QA
2 1 (0.37%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.37%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 43 (15.75%) Active Directory
2 35 (12.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (3.30%) VMware ESX
4 8 (2.93%) XenApp
5 7 (2.56%) NFS
6 6 (2.20%) vSphere
7 5 (1.83%) Forefront TMG
8 4 (1.47%) VMware Server
8 4 (1.47%) DFS Replication
9 3 (1.10%) XenDesktop
9 3 (1.10%) vCloud
10 2 (0.73%) Xen
10 2 (0.73%) XenServer
11 1 (0.37%) Hyper-V
11 1 (0.37%) Sendmail
11 1 (0.37%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.37%) Openswan
11 1 (0.37%) Firmware
11 1 (0.37%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.37%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 19 (6.96%) Cisco CUCM
2 10 (3.66%) Cisco UCCE
3 9 (3.30%) Cisco IPCC
3 9 (3.30%) RANCID
4 8 (2.93%) SCCM
5 7 (2.56%) Cisco UCCX
6 6 (2.20%) Backup Exec
7 5 (1.83%) MOM
8 4 (1.47%) CiscoWorks
9 3 (1.10%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 3 (1.10%) Control-M
9 3 (1.10%) BladeLogic
9 3 (1.10%) Puppet
9 3 (1.10%) Casper Suite
9 3 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
10 2 (0.73%) FortiGate
10 2 (0.73%) FreeIPA
10 2 (0.73%) NetCrunch
10 2 (0.73%) McAfee ePO
10 2 (0.73%) SCOM
Vendors
1 171 (62.64%) Cisco
2 62 (22.71%) Microsoft
3 53 (19.41%) VMware
4 41 (15.02%) Juniper
4 41 (15.02%) Citrix
4 41 (15.02%) F5
5 22 (8.06%) SolarWinds
6 21 (7.69%) CheckPoint
7 19 (6.96%) Avaya
8 14 (5.13%) HP
8 14 (5.13%) Mitel
9 13 (4.76%) Tandberg
9 13 (4.76%) 3PAR
10 10 (3.66%) Symantec
10 10 (3.66%) Apple
11 9 (3.30%) NetApp
11 9 (3.30%) Infoblox
12 8 (2.93%) Riverbed
12 8 (2.93%) Blue Coat
12 8 (2.93%) Nortel
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