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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IP Telephony 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
IP Telephony
Rank 91 80 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Contract jobs citing IP Telephony 5 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.31% 0.48% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.17% 4.44% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 0
Average daily rate
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£225 £275 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £285 £360 £263
% change year-on-year
-20.83% +37.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £25.50 £21.25
% change year-on-year
+56.86% +20.01%
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
230 135 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 14.18% 10.73% 13.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 53 49
Average daily rate £350 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
-0.72% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 9 22
Average hourly rate £25.75 £14.00 £22.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+83.92% -38.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £37.29 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%

IP Telephony
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IP Telephony across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 March 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IP Telephony within the Manchester 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
Rochdale - - - -
IP Telephony
North West

IP Telephony
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 4 (57.14%) SQL
1 4 (57.14%) VBA
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
1 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
1 4 (57.14%) Apple
1 4 (57.14%) Blackberry
1 4 (57.14%) Apple iOS
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle Certification
2 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Discoverer
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
3 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
3 2 (28.57%) Business Objects
3 2 (28.57%) MS Office
3 2 (28.57%) HP
3 2 (28.57%) Mainframe
3 2 (28.57%) Service Management
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 2 (28.57%) NGN
3 2 (28.57%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco IPT
4 1 (14.29%) Unified Communications

IP Telephony
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
2 2 (28.57%) NGN
3 1 (14.29%) Unified Communications
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco IPT
3 1 (14.29%) LAN
3 1 (14.29%) VoIP
3 1 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Discoverer
General
1 1 (14.29%) Law
1 1 (14.29%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Project Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Technical Project Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Support Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (28.57%) Technical Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Service Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Blackberry
2 2 (28.57%) Mainframe
3 1 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
1 4 (57.14%) Apple iOS
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
1 4 (57.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (14.29%) CCNP
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
1 4 (57.14%) Apple
2 2 (28.57%) HP
2 2 (28.57%) Business Objects
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) Symantec