The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 57 51 74
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +23
Contract jobs citing VoIP 17 21 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.75% 2.39% 0.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.94% 11.29% 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 14 1
Average daily rate £305 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.66% +7.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £320 £310
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £15.50 - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+114.28% -2.77%
VoIP
Berkshire

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
286 186 248
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 29.51% 21.14% 25.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 85 92
Average daily rate £363 £350 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £113 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 2 16
Average hourly rate £45.00 £21.50 £180.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+109.30% -88.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% +26.19%

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

VoIP
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

VoIP Daily Rate Trend in Reading

VoIP
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

VoIP Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 13 (48.15%) Diameter Protocol
2 11 (40.74%) Huawei
2 11 (40.74%) TCP/IP
2 11 (40.74%) Telecoms
3 10 (37.04%) Front Office
3 10 (37.04%) Back Office
3 10 (37.04%) SMTP
3 10 (37.04%) SNMP
3 10 (37.04%) DNS
3 10 (37.04%) Statistics
3 10 (37.04%) Validation
3 10 (37.04%) Capacity Management
3 10 (37.04%) Problem Management
4 6 (22.22%) Unix
4 6 (22.22%) Windows
5 5 (18.52%) Configuration Management
5 5 (18.52%) Fault Management
5 5 (18.52%) Functional Testing
5 5 (18.52%) Network Design
6 4 (14.81%) SS7
7 3 (11.11%) H.323
7 3 (11.11%) MGCP
7 3 (11.11%) MPLS
7 3 (11.11%) Empirix
7 3 (11.11%) Solaris
7 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
7 3 (11.11%) WAN
7 3 (11.11%) LAN
7 3 (11.11%) Resource Management
7 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 (3.70%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.70%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (3.70%) Zope
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.70%) MS Office
1 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 13 (48.15%) Diameter Protocol
2 11 (40.74%) TCP/IP
3 10 (37.04%) DNS
3 10 (37.04%) SMTP
3 10 (37.04%) SNMP
4 4 (14.81%) SS7
5 3 (11.11%) H.323
5 3 (11.11%) LAN
5 3 (11.11%) MGCP
5 3 (11.11%) MPLS
5 3 (11.11%) WAN
6 2 (7.41%) CDMA
6 2 (7.41%) GPRS
6 2 (7.41%) GSM
6 2 (7.41%) NGN
6 2 (7.41%) PSTN
6 2 (7.41%) UMTS
6 2 (7.41%) WCDMA
7 1 (3.70%) VPN
7 1 (3.70%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.70%) Subversion
General
1 11 (40.74%) Telecoms
2 10 (37.04%) Back Office
2 10 (37.04%) Front Office
3 3 (11.11%) Retail
4 1 (3.70%) Finance
4 1 (3.70%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Back Office Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) Telecoms Manager
3 3 (11.11%) Delivery Manager
3 3 (11.11%) Deployment Manager
3 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
3 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (11.11%) Network Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Core Network Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Technical Support
4 2 (7.41%) Technical Support Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Test Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) VoIP Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) VoIP Test Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Deskside Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Deskside Support Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) VoLTE Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) WAN Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) RESTful
1 1 (3.70%) Twisted
Miscellaneous
1 10 (37.04%) Statistics
2 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (22.22%) Unix
1 6 (22.22%) Windows
2 3 (11.11%) Solaris
3 2 (7.41%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.70%) Android
4 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.70%) Mac OS X
4 1 (3.70%) Windows Phone
4 1 (3.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Capacity Management
1 10 (37.04%) Problem Management
1 10 (37.04%) Validation
2 5 (18.52%) Configuration Management
2 5 (18.52%) Fault Management
2 5 (18.52%) Functional Testing
2 5 (18.52%) Network Design
3 3 (11.11%) Mobile Transformation
3 3 (11.11%) Resource Management
3 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (3.70%) API Design
4 1 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce
4 1 (3.70%) Functional Programming
4 1 (3.70%) ITIL
4 1 (3.70%) Load Balancing
4 1 (3.70%) Service Management
4 1 (3.70%) Software Engineering
4 1 (3.70%) Test Automation
4 1 (3.70%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) C
1 1 (3.70%) C++
1 1 (3.70%) Erlang
1 1 (3.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) CCNA
1 2 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) CCDP
2 1 (3.70%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.70%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 11 (40.74%) Huawei
2 3 (11.11%) Empirix
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle
3 2 (7.41%) Sybase
4 1 (3.70%) Apple
4 1 (3.70%) Brocade
4 1 (3.70%) CheckPoint
4 1 (3.70%) Cisco
4 1 (3.70%) EMC
4 1 (3.70%) Ericsson
4 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.70%) Nokia
4 1 (3.70%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 1 (3.70%) SAP
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