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 24 January 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IP Telephony
UK / Scotland
Rank 103 127 115
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -12
Contract jobs citing IP Telephony 3 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.18% 0.12% 0.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.02% 0.82% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £225 - £313
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £355 £300
% change year-on-year
-11.26% +18.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -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 Scotland region.

Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
295 365 356
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 17.59% 14.32% 13.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 179 154
Median daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £439 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 8 11
Median hourly rate £46.00 £27.25 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+68.80% -9.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.33 £15.55 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £66.00 £43.00 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

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 24 January 2017. 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 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 - 2 £225 -
Glasgow - 1 - -
IP Telephony
UK

IP Telephony
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 Scotland region with a requirement for IP Telephony.

1 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (60.00%) LAN
1 3 (60.00%) WAN
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) Case Management
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Law
3 1 (20.00%) Mitel
3 1 (20.00%) BIG-IP
3 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (20.00%) CCTV
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (20.00%) Fat Client
3 1 (20.00%) SCCM
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (20.00%) Android
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (20.00%) Cacti
3 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Security Architecture

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
1 3 (60.00%) LAN
1 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) BIG-IP
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) FTP
2 1 (20.00%) FWSM
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security
2 1 (20.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Administrator
1 1 (20.00%) Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Network Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Security Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Desktop Administrator
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (20.00%) IT Manager
1 1 (20.00%) IT Technical Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Juniper Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Network Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Network Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Network Security Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Security Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Service Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (20.00%) Technical Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) CCTV
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (20.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (20.00%) iPad
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (20.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Android
2 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (20.00%) Mac OS X
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Case Management
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) Email Filtering
2 1 (20.00%) ERP
2 1 (20.00%) Fault Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (20.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCIE
1 1 (20.00%) CCNP
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (20.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Cacti
1 1 (20.00%) Nagios
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
1 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Adobe
2 1 (20.00%) Apple
2 1 (20.00%) Canon
2 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Dell
2 1 (20.00%) F5
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) Juniper
2 1 (20.00%) Mitel
2 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (20.00%) Xerox