The table below looks at the statistics for the Telephony Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telephony Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 26 February 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
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telephony Engineer
Rank - 81 72
Contract jobs requiring a Telephony Engineer 0 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester - 0.16% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.17% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £275 -
UK excluding London average daily rate - £275 £325
% change year-on-year
- -15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £14.00 -
Telephony Engineer
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1401 1157 878
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 92.97% 93.53% 91.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 787 618 442
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 53 80
Average hourly rate £17.00 £18.32 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.20% +6.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.01 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £33.00 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.15 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -2.00%

Telephony Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Telephony Engineer in the job title across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Telephony Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Telephony Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Telephony Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Telephony Engineer
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region that cited Telephony Engineer in their job title 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 with Telephony Engineer in their job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Nortel
1 6 (100.00%) Avaya
1 6 (100.00%) MPLS
1 6 (100.00%) Migration
1 6 (100.00%) WAN
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) Change Control
2 5 (83.33%) Streaming Media
2 5 (83.33%) WFM
2 5 (83.33%) BT
3 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (16.67%) Life Science

Telephony Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region that cited Telephony Engineer in their job title 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 with Telephony Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) WAN
1 6 (100.00%) MPLS
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Streaming Media
2 1 (16.67%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Migration
2 5 (83.33%) WFM
2 5 (83.33%) Change Control
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Nortel
1 6 (100.00%) Avaya
2 5 (83.33%) BT
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco