The table below looks at the statistics for IP Telephony skills in IT contracts advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IP Telephony over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IP Telephony
Rank 24 32 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Contract jobs citing IP Telephony 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 0.68% 0.99% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.69% 12.50% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate
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£300 £300 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £306 £293 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.70% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.22 £17.50 £25.25
% change year-on-year
+26.97% -30.69%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Luton region.

Communications & Networking Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
13 16 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 8.78% 7.92% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 12
Average daily rate £300 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £363 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £336 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.27% +4.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £10.25 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.76 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+8.81% -21.56%

IP Telephony
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

IP Telephony Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

IP Telephony
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

IP Telephony Daily Rate Trend in Luton

IP Telephony
Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

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

IP Telephony Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

IP Telephony
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Luton region citing IP Telephony 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 IP Telephony.

1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) CCNP
1 2 (50.00%) CCNA
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (50.00%) Thin Client
1 2 (50.00%) VoIP
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (25.00%) Information Governance
2 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Local Government
2 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (25.00%) SLA
2 1 (25.00%) TickIT
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System

IP Telephony
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Luton region citing IP Telephony 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 IP Telephony. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Desktop Support
1 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Network Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Network Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Network Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Thin Client
1 2 (50.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (25.00%) Information Governance
2 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity Planning
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCNP
1 2 (50.00%) CCNA
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
1 1 (25.00%) TickIT
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (25.00%) VMware