The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 34 47 39
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -8
Contract jobs citing VoIP 21 2 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 3.65% 0.43% 2.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 29.17% 5.41% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 2
Average daily rate
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£338 £550 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.63% +29.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £550 £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £550 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £12.00 - £10.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £21.75 £24.25
% change year-on-year
+12.64% -10.30%
VoIP
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
72 37 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 12.50% 7.89% 14.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 17 17
Average daily rate £325 £325 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +32.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £223 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.76% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 25
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.20 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £50.00 £17.96
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

VoIP
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

VoIP Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

VoIP
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VoIP across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

VoIP Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

VoIP
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

VoIP Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

VoIP
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VoIP within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. 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
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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
Oxford - 4 £295 - 2
Burford - - - -
VoIP
South East

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 15 (53.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (32.14%) ITIL
3 8 (28.57%) Cisco
3 8 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
3 8 (28.57%) Firewall
4 7 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (25.00%) LAN
4 7 (25.00%) WAN
4 7 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (21.43%) Migration
6 5 (17.86%) Business Analysis
6 5 (17.86%) CCNA
6 5 (17.86%) Service Management
6 5 (17.86%) Change Management
7 3 (10.71%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (10.71%) Finance
7 3 (10.71%) Project Management
7 3 (10.71%) CCNP
7 3 (10.71%) SAN
7 3 (10.71%) PBX
7 3 (10.71%) Windows
8 2 (7.14%) SLA
8 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
8 2 (7.14%) HP
8 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
8 2 (7.14%) CCIE
8 2 (7.14%) DNS
8 2 (7.14%) ITSM
8 2 (7.14%) Wireless
8 2 (7.14%) Avaya

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 1 (3.57%) IIS
1 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (3.57%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.57%) Office 365
2 1 (3.57%) IaaS
2 1 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (28.57%) Firewall
2 7 (25.00%) WAN
2 7 (25.00%) LAN
3 3 (10.71%) PBX
3 3 (10.71%) SAN
3 3 (10.71%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (7.14%) FWSM
4 2 (7.14%) DNS
4 2 (7.14%) Wireless
4 2 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (7.14%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (3.57%) Network Security
5 1 (3.57%) Wireless Security
5 1 (3.57%) VLAN
5 1 (3.57%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (3.57%) MPLS
5 1 (3.57%) WLAN
5 1 (3.57%) DHCP
5 1 (3.57%) Ethernet
5 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
General
1 3 (10.71%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.57%) Electronics
3 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.57%) Billing
3 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (35.71%) Analyst
2 5 (17.86%) Business Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) Network Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Change Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) Business Change Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Transition Manager
4 3 (10.71%) Service Transition Manager
4 3 (10.71%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Service Manager
4 3 (10.71%) Project Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Service Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Service Transition Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Cisco Voice Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Voice Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) VoIP Project Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Telephony Project Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Cloud Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Portfolio Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) DTV
1 1 (3.57%) CMDB
1 1 (3.57%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) Windows
2 2 (7.14%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.57%) Windows XP
3 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (53.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (32.14%) ITIL
3 7 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (21.43%) Migration
5 5 (17.86%) Business Analysis
5 5 (17.86%) Service Management
5 5 (17.86%) Change Management
6 3 (10.71%) Project Management
7 2 (7.14%) ITSM
7 2 (7.14%) Transition Management
8 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
8 1 (3.57%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (3.57%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (3.57%) High Availability
8 1 (3.57%) Portfolio Management
8 1 (3.57%) Capacity Management
8 1 (3.57%) Business Continuity
8 1 (3.57%) Programme Management
8 1 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 8 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (17.86%) CCNA
4 3 (10.71%) CCNP
5 2 (7.14%) CCIE
5 2 (7.14%) CCVP
6 1 (3.57%) Degree
6 1 (3.57%) CCENT
6 1 (3.57%) MCP
6 1 (3.57%) MCSE
6 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (3.57%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) Cisco
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.14%) HP
2 2 (7.14%) Avaya
2 2 (7.14%) VMware
2 2 (7.14%) Mitel
3 1 (3.57%) SAP
3 1 (3.57%) Juniper
3 1 (3.57%) NetApp
3 1 (3.57%) CheckPoint
3 1 (3.57%) Remedy
3 1 (3.57%) Dell
3 1 (3.57%) EMC