The table below looks at the statistics for IP Telephony skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IP Telephony over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IP Telephony
Rank 91 89 82
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -7
Contract jobs citing IP Telephony 6 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.33% 0.066% 0.080%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.09% 0.44% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Median daily rate £331 £160 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+107.03% -28.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate £348 £323 £250
% change year-on-year
+7.75% +29.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.13 £22.22 £15.63
% change year-on-year
+13.07% +42.20%
IP Telephony
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Communications & Networking Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
287 228 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 15.80% 15.04% 9.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 112 49
Median daily rate £375 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £475 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £327
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 17 9
Median hourly rate £20.00 £26.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.52% +47.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.54 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +30.00%

IP Telephony
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing IP Telephony as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

IP Telephony Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

IP Telephony
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

IP Telephony Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

IP Telephony
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

IP Telephony Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

IP Telephony
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing IP Telephony 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 Manchester region with a requirement for IP Telephony.

1 6 (66.67%) Cisco
1 6 (66.67%) CheckPoint
1 6 (66.67%) Firewall
2 5 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (55.56%) CCNP
2 5 (55.56%) ITIL
3 4 (44.44%) CCNA
4 3 (33.33%) Retail
4 3 (33.33%) Network Security
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (33.33%) SmoothWall
4 3 (33.33%) Email Filtering
4 3 (33.33%) Web Filtering
4 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 3 (33.33%) DHCP
4 3 (33.33%) DNS
5 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
5 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
5 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
5 2 (22.22%) Project Management
5 2 (22.22%) VoIP
5 2 (22.22%) WAP
5 2 (22.22%) SolarWinds
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco UCCE
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco ICM
6 1 (11.11%) Banking
6 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003

IP Telephony
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) Firewall
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (33.33%) DHCP
2 3 (33.33%) DNS
2 3 (33.33%) Network Security
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco ICM
3 2 (22.22%) VoIP
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco IPT
4 1 (11.11%) LAN
4 1 (11.11%) MPLS
4 1 (11.11%) WAN
4 1 (11.11%) Wireless
General
1 3 (33.33%) Retail
2 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
3 1 (11.11%) Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Legal
3 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
3 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Service Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco Voice Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Services Delivery Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Voice Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco IPT Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Incident and Problem Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Incident Manager
4 1 (11.11%) IP Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) IP Telephony Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) IT Manager
4 1 (11.11%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Telephony Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Wireless Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Wireless Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) ITIL
2 3 (33.33%) Email Filtering
2 3 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 3 (33.33%) Web Filtering
3 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
3 2 (22.22%) Project Management
3 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
4 1 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (11.11%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) CCNP
1 5 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (44.44%) CCNA
3 1 (11.11%) CCIE
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) SmoothWall
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) CheckPoint
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (22.22%) SolarWinds
3 1 (11.11%) GFI Software
3 1 (11.11%) Juniper
3 1 (11.11%) Meraki
3 1 (11.11%) VMware