The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco IPT skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco IPT over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco IP Telephony (CIPT)
Rank 245 230 216
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -14
Contract jobs citing Cisco IPT 4 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.044% 0.071% 0.026%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.22% 0.42% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 2
Average daily rate
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£225 £325 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.76% +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £185 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £325 £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £257 £438 £150
% change year-on-year
-41.25% +191.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £14.00
Cisco IPT
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1825 1444 1587
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 19.90% 17.14% 20.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 880 611 620
Average daily rate £350 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £212 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 107 119 162
Average hourly rate £34.00 £22.50 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.11% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.53 £13.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £60.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%

Cisco IPT
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco IPT across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Cisco IPT Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Cisco IPT
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cisco IPT across the South East region.

Cisco IPT Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Cisco IPT
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco IPT across the South East region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

Cisco IPT Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Cisco IPT
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Cisco IPT across the South East region.

Cisco IPT Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Cisco IPT
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco IPT within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 January 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
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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
Surrey - 2 £205 - 1
Hampshire -20 1 £338 +125.00%
Berkshire - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - - 1
Cisco IPT
England

Cisco IPT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Cisco IPT 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 Cisco IPT.

1 13 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (61.54%) VoIP
3 5 (38.46%) WAN
3 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
3 5 (38.46%) Windows
3 5 (38.46%) LAN
3 5 (38.46%) Firewall
3 5 (38.46%) Telecoms
3 5 (38.46%) Cisco CUCM
4 4 (30.77%) F5
4 4 (30.77%) IP Telephony
4 4 (30.77%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (30.77%) Riverbed
4 4 (30.77%) SolarWinds
4 4 (30.77%) CCVP
4 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
4 4 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (30.77%) CCNP
5 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
6 2 (15.38%) WAN Optimisation
6 2 (15.38%) NetScaler
6 2 (15.38%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (15.38%) Lync
6 2 (15.38%) SolarWinds Orion
6 2 (15.38%) Wireshark
6 2 (15.38%) Load Balancing
6 2 (15.38%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (15.38%) Blue Coat
6 2 (15.38%) MGCP

Cisco IPT
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Cisco IPT 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 Cisco IPT. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (15.38%) Lync
1 2 (15.38%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (61.54%) VoIP
2 5 (38.46%) WAN
2 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
2 5 (38.46%) LAN
2 5 (38.46%) Firewall
3 4 (30.77%) IP Telephony
3 4 (30.77%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (15.38%) NetScaler
4 2 (15.38%) Wireshark
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (15.38%) MGCP
4 2 (15.38%) RTP
4 2 (15.38%) QSIG
4 2 (15.38%) H.323
5 1 (7.69%) VPN
5 1 (7.69%) CTI
5 1 (7.69%) Network Security
General
1 5 (38.46%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Network Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Network Operations Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Voice Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Voice Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Network Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Network Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Help Desk Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Service Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Test Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Integration Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Voice Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) IVR
2 1 (7.69%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
3 2 (15.38%) Linux
3 2 (15.38%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) WAN Optimisation
1 2 (15.38%) Network Monitoring
1 2 (15.38%) Load Balancing
2 1 (7.69%) Document Management
2 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
2 1 (7.69%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) CCVP
1 4 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (30.77%) CCNP
2 2 (15.38%) CCDP
2 2 (15.38%) CCIE
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (15.38%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (15.38%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (30.77%) F5
2 4 (30.77%) Riverbed
2 4 (30.77%) SolarWinds
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 2 (15.38%) Blue Coat
3 2 (15.38%) Websense
3 2 (15.38%) Citrix
3 2 (15.38%) Lotus