The table below looks at the statistics for IP Telephony skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IP Telephony over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IP Telephony
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 67 77 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Contract jobs citing IP Telephony 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.14% 0.10% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.58% 0.35% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £275 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £325 £280
% change year-on-year
-3.07% +16.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -12.50%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
173 286 178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 23.83% 28.71% 20.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 151 77
Median daily rate £400 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £288 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 15 2
Median hourly rate £55.00 £55.65 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% +158.83%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

IP Telephony
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing IP Telephony as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

IP Telephony Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

IP Telephony
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

IP Telephony Daily Rate Trend in Reading

IP Telephony
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

IP Telephony Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

IP Telephony
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing IP Telephony 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 Reading region with a requirement for IP Telephony.

1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
1 5 (83.33%) Unified Communications
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (66.67%) VoIP
2 4 (66.67%) Telecoms
3 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Transformation
3 3 (50.00%) Project Management
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL V3
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) PMI
4 2 (33.33%) PMI Certification
5 1 (16.67%) Genesys
5 1 (16.67%) DHCP
5 1 (16.67%) DNS
5 1 (16.67%) Firewall
5 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
5 1 (16.67%) MS Office
5 1 (16.67%) Windows
5 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) CCNP
5 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (16.67%) Avaya
5 1 (16.67%) Finance
5 1 (16.67%) Validation
5 1 (16.67%) IVR
5 1 (16.67%) Mitel
5 1 (16.67%) Speech Recognition

IP Telephony
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) Unified Communications
2 4 (66.67%) VoIP
3 1 (16.67%) DHCP
3 1 (16.67%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) Skype
General
1 4 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Avaya Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Avaya Voice Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) IT Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Mitel Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Mitel Voice Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Voice Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) PMI
2 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
2 1 (16.67%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Transformation
1 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL V3
3 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (16.67%) Speech Recognition
3 1 (16.67%) Validation
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) PMI Certification
2 1 (16.67%) CCNP
2 1 (16.67%) CCNP Voice
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Avaya
2 1 (16.67%) Genesys
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Mitel
2 1 (16.67%) Verint