The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 2 July 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
2 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 143 117 123
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +6
Contract jobs citing VoIP 6 18 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.21% 0.60% 0.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.07% 6.19% 1.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 12 6
Median daily rate £240 £180 £140
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £124 £140 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £321 £263
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £325 £308
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +5.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £17.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £20.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+21.95% +24.24%
VoIP
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
559 291 404
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 19.21% 9.67% 14.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 286 112 214
Median daily rate £330 £300 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -14.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £174 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 15 18
Median hourly rate £40.00 £17.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+128.57% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £12.35 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £40.00 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £23.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+32.63% +25.00%

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing VoIP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

VoIP
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

VoIP Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

VoIP
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VoIP across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 2 July 2016.

VoIP Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

VoIP
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

VoIP Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

VoIP
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 VoIP within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 2 July 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
Glasgow +4 2 - - 2
Edinburgh -5 2 £218 -22.32% 4
Aberdeen -5 1 £155 -13.88%
Falkirk - 1 £350 -
VoIP
UK

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 2 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing VoIP 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 VoIP.

1 6 (54.55%) LAN
2 5 (45.45%) WAN
2 5 (45.45%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Cisco
2 5 (45.45%) Firewall
3 4 (36.36%) ITIL
4 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
4 3 (27.27%) Migration
4 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (27.27%) SCCM
4 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
4 3 (27.27%) Network Architecture
5 2 (18.18%) Integration Testing
5 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
5 2 (18.18%) Network Management
5 2 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) Unified Communications
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (18.18%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
5 2 (18.18%) Defect Management
5 2 (18.18%) TOGAF
5 2 (18.18%) SLA
5 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
5 2 (18.18%) Load Balancing
5 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (18.18%) SAN
5 2 (18.18%) HP
5 2 (18.18%) CCIE
5 2 (18.18%) CCNP

VoIP
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 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
2 1 (9.09%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) LAN
2 5 (45.45%) Firewall
2 5 (45.45%) WAN
3 2 (18.18%) DHCP
3 2 (18.18%) Ethernet
3 2 (18.18%) ISDN
3 2 (18.18%) SAN
3 2 (18.18%) Unified Communications
4 1 (9.09%) ATM
4 1 (9.09%) Network Security
4 1 (9.09%) PABX
4 1 (9.09%) Symposium
4 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (18.18%) IT Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Voice Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Data Centre Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Junior
3 1 (9.09%) Lead Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Migration Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Voice Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
1 1 (9.09%) iPad
1 1 (9.09%) iPhone
1 1 (9.09%) IVR
1 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Unix
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
3 1 (9.09%) Windows 10
3 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
3 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL
2 3 (27.27%) Migration
2 3 (27.27%) Network Architecture
2 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (18.18%) Defect Management
3 2 (18.18%) Integration Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Load Balancing
3 2 (18.18%) Network Management
3 2 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) TOGAF
4 1 (9.09%) Change Management
4 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
4 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) Release Management
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
4 1 (9.09%) Security Management
4 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
4 1 (9.09%) Service Management
4 1 (9.09%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) CCIE
2 2 (18.18%) CCNP
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) HND
3 1 (9.09%) MCSA
3 1 (9.09%) MCSE
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) SCCM
2 1 (9.09%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Cisco
2 2 (18.18%) HP
3 1 (9.09%) Apple
3 1 (9.09%) Avaya
3 1 (9.09%) BT
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix
3 1 (9.09%) Computacenter
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) ServiceNow
3 1 (9.09%) Verint
3 1 (9.09%) VMware
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