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 28 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 59 74 65
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -9
Contract jobs citing VoIP 5 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.80% 0.39% 0.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.35% 2.00% 5.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Median daily rate £350 £338 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £330 £320
% change year-on-year
+13.63% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £20.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -12.76%
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
115 200 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 18.49% 19.32% 11.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 95 35
Median daily rate £425 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 5
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.06 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.57% +7.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £18.55 £16.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.85
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -8.05%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 28 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for VoIP.

1 6 (85.71%) LAN
1 6 (85.71%) WAN
1 6 (85.71%) MPLS
2 5 (71.43%) Data Centre
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) WLAN
3 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2
4 3 (42.86%) Unix
4 3 (42.86%) Linux
4 3 (42.86%) Apache
4 3 (42.86%) Tomcat
4 3 (42.86%) J2EE
4 3 (42.86%) WebLogic
4 3 (42.86%) ITIL
4 3 (42.86%) ADSL
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco
4 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 3 (42.86%) SAN
4 3 (42.86%) DMZ
4 3 (42.86%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (42.86%) Clustering
4 3 (42.86%) Firewall
4 3 (42.86%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (42.86%) Altiris
4 3 (42.86%) TOGAF
4 3 (42.86%) NAS
5 2 (28.57%) Presales
5 2 (28.57%) Network Design
5 2 (28.57%) Wireless
5 2 (28.57%) Migration

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (42.86%) Apache
1 3 (42.86%) Tomcat
1 3 (42.86%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) LAN
1 6 (85.71%) MPLS
1 6 (85.71%) WAN
2 4 (57.14%) WLAN
3 3 (42.86%) ADSL
3 3 (42.86%) DMZ
3 3 (42.86%) Firewall
3 3 (42.86%) NAS
3 3 (42.86%) SAN
3 3 (42.86%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (28.57%) VPN
4 2 (28.57%) Wireless
5 1 (14.29%) ATM
5 1 (14.29%) BGP
5 1 (14.29%) DWDM
5 1 (14.29%) EIGRP
5 1 (14.29%) Frame Relay
5 1 (14.29%) SDH
5 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 1 (14.29%) X.25
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Architect
2 4 (57.14%) Network Architect
3 3 (42.86%) Voice Architect
4 2 (28.57%) Network Technical Architect
4 2 (28.57%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (28.57%) Technical Architect
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) Data Architect
5 1 (14.29%) Data Centre Architect
5 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
5 1 (14.29%) Network Design Architect
5 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) Network Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
5 1 (14.29%) Technical Design Architect
5 1 (14.29%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (14.29%) VoIP Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Data Centre
2 3 (42.86%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
1 3 (42.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) TOGAF
3 2 (28.57%) Migration
3 2 (28.57%) Network Design
3 2 (28.57%) Presales
4 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (14.29%) CCDA
2 1 (14.29%) CCDP
2 1 (14.29%) CCIE
2 1 (14.29%) CCNA
2 1 (14.29%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Altiris
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) F5
3 1 (14.29%) IronPort
3 1 (14.29%) Juniper
3 1 (14.29%) NEC
3 1 (14.29%) Sourcefire
3 1 (14.29%) VMware