The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 18 26 28
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +2
Contract jobs citing VoIP 10 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 5.13% 1.05% 0.82%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.26% 16.67% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 0
Median daily rate £450 £410 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.75% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £330 £320
% change year-on-year
+13.63% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £20.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -16.32%
VoIP
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
43 12 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 22.05% 6.32% 11.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 7 20
Median daily rate £425 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
Median hourly rate £34.25 £13.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+163.46% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+33.30% -6.64%

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

VoIP
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

VoIP Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

VoIP
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

VoIP Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing VoIP 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for VoIP.

1 8 (80.00%) LAN
1 8 (80.00%) WAN
1 8 (80.00%) Cisco
1 8 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (80.00%) CheckPoint
1 8 (80.00%) Firewall
2 7 (70.00%) CCVP
2 7 (70.00%) Internet
2 7 (70.00%) CCNP
2 7 (70.00%) VPN
2 7 (70.00%) DNS
2 7 (70.00%) SSL
3 5 (50.00%) Cisco UCCX
4 4 (40.00%) Cisco CUCM
4 4 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (30.00%) OSPF
6 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (10.00%) Line Management
7 1 (10.00%) Office 365
7 1 (10.00%) Android
7 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
7 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
7 1 (10.00%) WebEx
7 1 (10.00%) Project Management
7 1 (10.00%) CCNA
7 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
7 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
7 1 (10.00%) Adobe
7 1 (10.00%) SQL Server

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex 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:

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
1 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) Firewall
1 8 (80.00%) LAN
1 8 (80.00%) WAN
2 7 (70.00%) DNS
2 7 (70.00%) Internet
2 7 (70.00%) SSL
2 7 (70.00%) VPN
3 4 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (30.00%) OSPF
5 1 (10.00%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Network Engineer
2 7 (70.00%) Administrator
2 7 (70.00%) Cisco Administrator
2 7 (70.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 7 (70.00%) Cisco Network Administrator
2 7 (70.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 7 (70.00%) Network Administrator
3 6 (60.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
3 6 (60.00%) Firewall Administrator
3 6 (60.00%) Firewall Engineer
3 6 (60.00%) Network Security Administrator
3 6 (60.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 6 (60.00%) Security Administrator
3 6 (60.00%) Security Engineer
4 4 (40.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 4 (40.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 4 (40.00%) Network Systems Engineer
4 4 (40.00%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (20.00%) Voice Engineer
5 2 (20.00%) Voice Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Android
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (10.00%) Change Management
1 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 1 (10.00%) Line Management
1 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (10.00%) Project Management
1 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (70.00%) CCNP
2 7 (70.00%) CCVP
3 1 (10.00%) CCNA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco UCCX
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) CheckPoint
1 8 (80.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) Adobe
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Saba
2 1 (10.00%) VMware