The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 24 24 27
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Contract jobs citing VoIP 2 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.36% 1.08% 0.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.38% 11.76% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate £600 £420 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £295
% change year-on-year
- +18.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £18.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+105.47% -8.75%
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
13 17 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 8.84% 9.19% 16.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 13 15
Average daily rate £438 £363 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% -19.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £228 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Average hourly rate £45.00 - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VoIP across the Middlesex region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 23 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex region citing VoIP 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 VoIP.

1 2 (66.67%) Adobe
1 2 (66.67%) Saba
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Change Management
1 2 (66.67%) Business Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Process Improvement
1 2 (66.67%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (66.67%) WebEx
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) CCVP
2 1 (33.33%) CCNP
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) SSL
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex region citing VoIP 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 VoIP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) WebEx
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) SSL
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Network Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Security Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Implementation Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Network Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Security Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Security Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Web Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Web Business Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Business Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Change Management
1 2 (66.67%) Process Improvement
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) CCVP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Adobe
1 2 (66.67%) Saba
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco