The table below looks at the statistics for IP Telephony skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IP Telephony 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
IP Telephony
Rank 76 54 -
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -
Contract jobs citing IP Telephony 5 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.54% 0.32% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.20% 1.98% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate £325 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £280 £350
% change year-on-year
+16.07% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.75 £28.75
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -34.78%
IP Telephony
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
119 101 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 12.74% 16.08% 19.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 63 39
Average daily rate £400 £365 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +1.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £256 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £451 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 19
Average hourly rate £16.00 - £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

IP Telephony
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IP Telephony across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

IP Telephony Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

IP Telephony
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing IP Telephony across the North East region.

IP Telephony Daily Rate Trend in the North East

IP Telephony
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing IP Telephony across the North East region.

IP Telephony Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

IP Telephony
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IP Telephony within the North East region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cleveland - 3 £325 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £313 -
IP Telephony
England

IP Telephony
Top 27 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North East region citing IP Telephony 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 IP Telephony.

1 5 (71.43%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
3 3 (42.86%) XMPP
3 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco UCCX
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (42.86%) Telepresence
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (42.86%) Siemens
3 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
3 3 (42.86%) CCNA
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
4 2 (28.57%) Migration
4 2 (28.57%) HP
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
4 2 (28.57%) DNS
4 2 (28.57%) vSphere
4 2 (28.57%) HP Storage
4 2 (28.57%) Skype for Business
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco IPT

IP Telephony
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North East region citing IP Telephony 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 IP Telephony. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
1 2 (28.57%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Telepresence
2 2 (28.57%) DNS
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco Voice Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Voice Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Lync Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Server Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Active Directory Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Project Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Voice Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Migration
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) CCNA
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
3 3 (42.86%) Siemens
4 2 (28.57%) HP
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft