The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank - 61 63
Contract jobs citing VoIP 0 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes - 1.27% 0.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 7.87% 3.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 0
Average daily rate - £290 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £320 £305
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +4.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+114.28% +2.94%
VoIP
Buckinghamshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
104 127 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 14.71% 16.16% 8.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 59 15
Average daily rate £398 £400 £248
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.62% +61.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £180 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £542 £500 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Average hourly rate £14.20 £30.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.66% +100.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% +26.19%

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VoIP across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

VoIP
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

VoIP Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

VoIP
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

VoIP Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

VoIP
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 (100.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) IP Telephony
2 1 (50.00%) Local Government
2 1 (50.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Thin Client

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Network Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco VoIP Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Coordinator
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) IT Manager
1 1 (50.00%) IT Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Junior
1 1 (50.00%) Junior IT Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Junior Project Coordinator
1 1 (50.00%) Junior Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Network Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Project Coordinator
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Network Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Senior VoIP Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) VoIP Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (50.00%) Thin Client
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) VMware