The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank - 37 26
Contract jobs citing VoIP 0 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford - 1.37% 1.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 15.63% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate - £243 £140
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +73.21%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.75 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+72.36% -9.52%
VoIP
Oxfordshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
45 32 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 15.57% 8.74% 14.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 22 8
Average daily rate £238 £390 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-39.10% +24.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £279 £103
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £468 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 8
Average hourly rate - - £14.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +23.80%

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

VoIP
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

VoIP Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

VoIP
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

VoIP Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

VoIP
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) CCIE
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
1 3 (100.00%) MPLS
1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
1 3 (100.00%) Polycom
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (100.00%) Network Architecture
1 3 (100.00%) Skype for Business
1 3 (100.00%) Palo Alto
2 2 (66.67%) User Experience
2 2 (66.67%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless Security
3 1 (33.33%) Publishing

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (100.00%) MPLS
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless Security
General
1 1 (33.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Lead Network Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Network Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Network Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
1 2 (66.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Network Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCIE
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
1 3 (100.00%) Palo Alto
1 3 (100.00%) Polycom