The table below looks at the statistics for IP Telephony skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IP Telephony over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IP Telephony
Rank 126 120 111
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -9
Contract jobs citing IP Telephony 3 5 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.10% 0.20% 0.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.91% 1.46% 4.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£158 - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £250 £275
% change year-on-year
+29.00% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.22 £15.63 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+42.20% -56.59%
IP Telephony
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
331 343 270
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 11.36% 13.56% 10.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 167 127
Average daily rate £325 £345 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.79% -4.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £140 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £427
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 13 11
Average hourly rate £37.50 £22.50 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -29.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.43 £16.00 £11.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £38.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £19.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+36.84% -13.63%

IP Telephony
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

IP Telephony Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

IP Telephony
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

IP Telephony Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

IP Telephony
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

IP Telephony Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

IP Telephony
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IP Telephony within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Edinburgh -3 1 £158 -
Glasgow -6 1 £158 - 1
Inverclyde - 1 £270 -
IP Telephony
UK

IP Telephony
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing IP Telephony 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 IP Telephony.

1 11 (91.67%) Cisco
2 9 (75.00%) Firewall
3 7 (58.33%) Nortel
3 7 (58.33%) DECT
3 7 (58.33%) PBX
3 7 (58.33%) VoIP
3 7 (58.33%) WAN
3 7 (58.33%) Nortel Meridian
4 2 (16.67%) VMware
4 2 (16.67%) NetBackup
4 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (16.67%) vSphere
4 2 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (16.67%) ITIL V3
4 2 (16.67%) WSUS
4 2 (16.67%) VMware Server
4 2 (16.67%) SCCM
4 2 (16.67%) Network Security
4 2 (16.67%) DHCP
4 2 (16.67%) Ethernet
4 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 2 (16.67%) DNS
4 2 (16.67%) SLA
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 2 (16.67%) HP
4 2 (16.67%) EMC

IP Telephony
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing IP Telephony 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 IP Telephony. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Office
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (75.00%) Firewall
2 7 (58.33%) DECT
2 7 (58.33%) PBX
2 7 (58.33%) VoIP
2 7 (58.33%) WAN
2 7 (58.33%) Nortel Meridian
3 2 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (16.67%) Network Security
3 2 (16.67%) DHCP
3 2 (16.67%) Ethernet
3 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 2 (16.67%) DNS
3 2 (16.67%) SAN
3 2 (16.67%) BGP
3 2 (16.67%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Network Administrator
1 7 (58.33%) Administrator
2 5 (41.67%) Network Support
3 2 (16.67%) Network Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Support
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
1 2 (16.67%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) ITIL V3
1 2 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (8.33%) Workflow
2 1 (8.33%) Migration
2 1 (8.33%) Project Management
2 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (8.33%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (16.67%) vSphere
1 2 (16.67%) VMware Server
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) NetBackup
1 2 (16.67%) WSUS
1 2 (16.67%) SCCM
1 2 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Cisco
2 7 (58.33%) Nortel
3 2 (16.67%) VMware
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) HP
3 2 (16.67%) EMC
3 2 (16.67%) Avaya
3 2 (16.67%) Juniper
3 2 (16.67%) Nokia
3 2 (16.67%) CheckPoint
3 2 (16.67%) Symantec
3 2 (16.67%) McAfee
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £16 - £19 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago