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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IP Telephony
Rank 97 100 86
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -14
Contract jobs citing IP Telephony 9 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.49% 0.27% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.04% 2.16% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 1
Median daily rate £330 £123 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+169.38% -55.45%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £300 £319
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £16.38 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.38 £25.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-35.78% +45.71%
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
296 232 183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 16.26% 12.36% 13.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 131 105
Median daily rate £400 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £360 £344
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 20 16
Median hourly rate £18.00 £13.50 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -43.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £10.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £34.94 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -6.64%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IP Telephony across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

IP Telephony Daily Rate Histogram 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 29 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 - 3 £400 -
IP Telephony
North West

IP Telephony
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) Cisco
2 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (41.67%) PRINCE2
3 5 (41.67%) SCCM
3 5 (41.67%) Unified Communications
3 5 (41.67%) Windows Server
4 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 4 (33.33%) SAN
4 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
4 4 (33.33%) LAN
4 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 3 (25.00%) VoIP
5 3 (25.00%) WAN
5 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (25.00%) Project Management
5 3 (25.00%) Firewall
5 3 (25.00%) VMware
5 3 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
5 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (16.67%) VLAN
6 2 (16.67%) Network Security
6 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (16.67%) Wireless
6 2 (16.67%) APMP
6 2 (16.67%) Migration
6 2 (16.67%) Cisco ASA

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 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (8.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) Unified Communications
2 4 (33.33%) LAN
2 4 (33.33%) SAN
3 3 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (25.00%) Firewall
3 3 (25.00%) VoIP
3 3 (25.00%) WAN
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (16.67%) DNS
4 2 (16.67%) Network Security
4 2 (16.67%) VLAN
4 2 (16.67%) Wireless
5 1 (8.33%) DHCP
5 1 (8.33%) Internet
5 1 (8.33%) Intranet
5 1 (8.33%) IPv4
5 1 (8.33%) iSCSI
5 1 (8.33%) SSL
5 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
5 1 (8.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (8.33%) Aerospace
1 1 (8.33%) Banking
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Marketing
1 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) IT Technician
2 2 (16.67%) Migration Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Migration Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Telephony Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Telephony Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) IT Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) IT Manager
3 1 (8.33%) IT Support
3 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior IT Technician
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Technician
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Design Authority
3 1 (8.33%) Unified Communications Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Wireless Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Wireless Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Driving Licence
2 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (8.33%) Fat Client
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Server
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (8.33%) CentOS
4 1 (8.33%) Linux
4 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
4 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) PRINCE2
2 3 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (16.67%) Dependency Management
3 2 (16.67%) DSDM
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) Migration
3 2 (16.67%) Quality Management
3 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
4 1 (8.33%) Global Marketing
4 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
4 1 (8.33%) Patch Management
4 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
4 1 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (8.33%) Server Building
4 1 (8.33%) SIEM
4 1 (8.33%) Supply Chain Management
4 1 (8.33%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) APMP
1 2 (16.67%) ISEB
1 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (8.33%) CCIE
2 1 (8.33%) CCNP
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (8.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (8.33%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (8.33%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (8.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) SCCM
2 1 (8.33%) DameWare
2 1 (8.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (8.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Cisco
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) VMware
3 2 (16.67%) Dell
4 1 (8.33%) Apple
4 1 (8.33%) Autodesk
4 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
4 1 (8.33%) GFI Software
4 1 (8.33%) Juniper
4 1 (8.33%) Meraki
4 1 (8.33%) Motorola
4 1 (8.33%) Sophos