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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IP Telephony over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IP Telephony
Rank 121 129 126
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -3
Contract jobs citing IP Telephony 1 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.046% 0.22% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.28% 2.23% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £188 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £300 £344
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -12.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £16.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.38 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-23.83% +22.85%
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
361 314 312
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 16.58% 9.81% 11.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 226 132 167
Median daily rate £330 £310 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £170 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £451 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £345
% change year-on-year
- +5.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 16 11
Median hourly rate £14.25 £12.35 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -52.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £25.50 £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -6.64%

IP Telephony
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland 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 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IP Telephony within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh - 1 - -
IP Telephony
UK

IP Telephony
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for IP Telephony.

1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (50.00%) CCNA
3 3 (50.00%) SLA
3 3 (50.00%) Siemens
3 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco IPT
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (33.33%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (33.33%) SolarWinds
4 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) Firewall
5 1 (16.67%) Wireless
5 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
5 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (16.67%) Avaya
5 1 (16.67%) Juniper
5 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL
5 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
5 1 (16.67%) CCIE
5 1 (16.67%) CCNP
5 1 (16.67%) PRINCE
5 1 (16.67%) Nagios
5 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
5 1 (16.67%) Fault Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) FWSM
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco CUCM

IP Telephony
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco IPT
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) BIG-IP
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (16.67%) FWSM
3 1 (16.67%) Network Security
3 1 (16.67%) Wireless
General
1 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco IPT Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Support
1 2 (33.33%) IP Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) IP Telephony Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Service Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Service Support Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Support Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Technical Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Technical Services Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Technical Support
1 2 (33.33%) Technical Support Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Technical Support Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Telephony Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Telephony Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Telephony Support
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Network Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 1 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
1 1 (16.67%) Fault Analysis
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL
1 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
1 1 (16.67%) PRINCE
1 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
1 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
1 1 (16.67%) Security Architecture
1 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (50.00%) CCNA
3 1 (16.67%) CCIE
3 1 (16.67%) CCNP
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) SLA
2 2 (33.33%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) Squid
1 1 (16.67%) UAG
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Cacti
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (16.67%) FortiGate
1 1 (16.67%) Nagios
1 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) Siemens
3 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 2 (33.33%) SolarWinds
4 1 (16.67%) Avaya
4 1 (16.67%) F5
4 1 (16.67%) Juniper
4 1 (16.67%) VMware