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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 62 70 56
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -14
Contract jobs citing VoIP 3 3 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.44% 0.37% 2.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.31% 2.00% 13.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 10
Median daily rate - £375 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £310 £255
% change year-on-year
+19.35% +21.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £17.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +133.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £20.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+21.95% +20.58%
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
130 150 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 19.20% 18.36% 16.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 55 50
Median daily rate £430 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £282 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 3
Median hourly rate £18.50 £40.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.75% +37.93%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing VoIP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 22 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for VoIP.

1 3 (100.00%) ATM
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) SDH
1 3 (100.00%) WLAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) SLA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) CCIE
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
1 3 (100.00%) DWDM
1 3 (100.00%) MPLS
1 3 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 3 (100.00%) Frame Relay
1 3 (100.00%) Network Design
1 3 (100.00%) xDSL
2 2 (66.67%) Huawei
2 2 (66.67%) Avaya
3 1 (33.33%) BGP
3 1 (33.33%) EIGRP
3 1 (33.33%) X.25

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) ATM
1 3 (100.00%) DWDM
1 3 (100.00%) Frame Relay
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) MPLS
1 3 (100.00%) SDH
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 3 (100.00%) WLAN
1 3 (100.00%) xDSL
2 1 (33.33%) BGP
2 1 (33.33%) EIGRP
2 1 (33.33%) X.25
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Architect
1 3 (100.00%) Network Architect
1 3 (100.00%) Network Technical Architect
1 3 (100.00%) Technical Architect
2 2 (66.67%) Network Design Architect
2 2 (66.67%) Technical Design Architect
3 1 (33.33%) Lead Architect
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Design Leader
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Leader
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCIE
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) Avaya
2 2 (66.67%) Huawei