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 26 January 2015 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 50 75 72
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -3
Contract jobs citing VoIP 19 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 2.25% 0.20% 0.82%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.95% 0.89% 2.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 0 0
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£350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £298 £303
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -1.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £25.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.10 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-14.02% +13.33%
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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
191 224 295
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 22.63% 22.49% 30.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 75 73
Average daily rate £350 £325 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +10.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £188 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £475 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 12 8
Average hourly rate £21.50 £15.38 £16.15
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.83% -4.79%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VoIP across the Reading region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

VoIP Daily Rate Histogram 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 26 January 2015, 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 10 (37.04%) WAN
2 9 (33.33%) Cisco
2 9 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 8 (29.63%) DNS
3 8 (29.63%) LAN
3 8 (29.63%) Telecoms
4 7 (25.93%) Wireless
4 7 (25.93%) Linux
4 7 (25.93%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (22.22%) 3G
5 6 (22.22%) Windows
5 6 (22.22%) Firewall
6 5 (18.52%) 2G
6 5 (18.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (18.52%) LTE
6 5 (18.52%) 4G
6 5 (18.52%) Solaris
6 5 (18.52%) UNIX
6 5 (18.52%) GSM
6 5 (18.52%) VPN
6 5 (18.52%) Red Hat
7 4 (14.81%) SMPP
7 4 (14.81%) Megaco
7 4 (14.81%) TCAP
7 4 (14.81%) SCCP
7 4 (14.81%) INAP
7 4 (14.81%) CheckPoint
7 4 (14.81%) SAN
7 4 (14.81%) CCNP
7 4 (14.81%) HTTP

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 4 (14.81%) MS Exchange
2 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (3.70%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 10 (37.04%) WAN
2 8 (29.63%) LAN
2 8 (29.63%) DNS
3 7 (25.93%) Wireless
4 6 (22.22%) Firewall
4 6 (22.22%) 3G
5 5 (18.52%) GSM
5 5 (18.52%) VPN
5 5 (18.52%) 2G
5 5 (18.52%) LTE
5 5 (18.52%) 4G
6 4 (14.81%) M3UA
6 4 (14.81%) SAN
6 4 (14.81%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (14.81%) MGW
6 4 (14.81%) SCTP
6 4 (14.81%) XCAP
6 4 (14.81%) Cisco PIX
6 4 (14.81%) SMPP
6 4 (14.81%) Megaco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (29.63%) Telecoms
2 3 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (18.52%) Architect
2 4 (14.81%) Network Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) Customer Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) Enterprise Architect
2 4 (14.81%) Support Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (7.41%) Design Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) IP Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Communications Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Technician
5 1 (3.70%) Service Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Implementation Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Technical Leader
5 1 (3.70%) Implementation Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) IT Support
5 1 (3.70%) Technical Support Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (3.70%) iPhone
2 1 (3.70%) Kindle
2 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.93%) Linux
2 6 (22.22%) Windows
3 5 (18.52%) Solaris
3 5 (18.52%) UNIX
3 5 (18.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (7.41%) Windows XP
5 2 (7.41%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.70%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (14.81%) Enterprise Architecture
1 4 (14.81%) Business Transformation
2 3 (11.11%) Load Balancing
2 3 (11.11%) ITIL
3 2 (7.41%) Project Management
3 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
3 2 (7.41%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (7.41%) Reverse Engineering
3 2 (7.41%) Network Management
4 1 (3.70%) Change Control
4 1 (3.70%) Network Architecture
4 1 (3.70%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (3.70%) Coaching
4 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.70%) Network Design
4 1 (3.70%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (3.70%) Change Management
4 1 (3.70%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (14.81%) CCNP
3 3 (11.11%) CCIE
4 2 (7.41%) CCSP
4 2 (7.41%) Check Point Certification
4 2 (7.41%) CCDP
4 2 (7.41%) CISSP
5 1 (3.70%) MCP
5 1 (3.70%) ISTQB
5 1 (3.70%) Degree
5 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
5 1 (3.70%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) SLA
2 2 (7.41%) PCI DSS
3 1 (3.70%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.41%) Terminal Services
3 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (3.70%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) SCCM
1 1 (3.70%) SCOM
1 1 (3.70%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) Cisco
2 5 (18.52%) Red Hat
3 4 (14.81%) CheckPoint
4 3 (11.11%) Juniper
5 2 (7.41%) Citrix
5 2 (7.41%) HP
5 2 (7.41%) Radware
5 2 (7.41%) Mitel
5 2 (7.41%) Redback
5 2 (7.41%) F5
5 2 (7.41%) Nokia
6 1 (3.70%) VMware
6 1 (3.70%) Apple
6 1 (3.70%) EMC
6 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.70%) Oracle
6 1 (3.70%) Ericsson
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