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 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IP Telephony
North West / Manchester
Rank 89 - 88
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing IP Telephony 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.074% - 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.47% - 1.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Median daily rate £450 - £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -12.50%

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
215 278 159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 15.99% 14.61% 11.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 142 72
Median daily rate £400 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £240 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £480 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.36% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 20
Median hourly rate £13.50 £16.50 £19.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% -14.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +20.83%

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
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IP Telephony within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 22 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
Bolton - 1 £450 -
IP Telephony
North West

IP Telephony
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 5 (62.50%) PRINCE2
1 5 (62.50%) Project Management
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (50.00%) LAN
3 3 (37.50%) DNS
3 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) DSDM
3 3 (37.50%) Dell
3 3 (37.50%) ISEB
3 3 (37.50%) Quality Management
3 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
3 3 (37.50%) Firewall
3 3 (37.50%) Migration
3 3 (37.50%) VMware
3 3 (37.50%) SCCM
3 3 (37.50%) Network Security
3 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (37.50%) APMP
3 3 (37.50%) Unified Communications
3 3 (37.50%) Dependency Management
4 2 (25.00%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (25.00%) Virtual Desktop
4 2 (25.00%) Customer-Centric Approach
4 2 (25.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (25.00%) Patch Management
4 2 (25.00%) Server Building
4 2 (25.00%) Skype for Business
4 2 (25.00%) VLAN

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 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (25.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) LAN
2 3 (37.50%) DNS
2 3 (37.50%) Firewall
2 3 (37.50%) Network Security
2 3 (37.50%) Unified Communications
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (25.00%) IPv4
3 2 (25.00%) SAN
3 2 (25.00%) SSL
3 2 (25.00%) VLAN
3 2 (25.00%) WAN
3 2 (25.00%) Wireless
4 1 (12.50%) DHCP
4 1 (12.50%) Internet
4 1 (12.50%) Intranet
4 1 (12.50%) iSCSI
4 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
4 1 (12.50%) VoIP
4 1 (12.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) IT Technician
1 3 (37.50%) Migration Manager
1 3 (37.50%) Migration Project Manager
1 3 (37.50%) Project Manager
1 3 (37.50%) Telephony Manager
1 3 (37.50%) Telephony Project Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Senior IT Technician
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Technician
2 2 (25.00%) Unified Communications Manager
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support Technician
3 1 (12.50%) Support Technician
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Support
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Design Authority
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Fat Client
1 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (25.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (12.50%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) CentOS
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) PRINCE2
1 5 (62.50%) Project Management
2 3 (37.50%) Dependency Management
2 3 (37.50%) DSDM
2 3 (37.50%) Migration
2 3 (37.50%) Quality Management
2 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
3 2 (25.00%) Customer-Centric Approach
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) Patch Management
3 2 (25.00%) Server Building
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 1 (12.50%) Supply Chain Management
4 1 (12.50%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) APMP
1 3 (37.50%) ISEB
1 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (25.00%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (25.00%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (25.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) SCCM
2 2 (25.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (12.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Dell
2 3 (37.50%) VMware
3 2 (25.00%) Apple
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco
3 2 (25.00%) Motorola
3 2 (25.00%) Sophos