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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco IP Telephony (CIPT)
Rank 253 225 238
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +13
Contract jobs citing Cisco IPT 5 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.051% 0.035% 0.012%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.27% 0.21% 0.058%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 1
Average daily rate
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£331 £238 £150
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.47% +58.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £259 £381 £150
% change year-on-year
-32.19% +154.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £22.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
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
1881 1412 1715
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 19.12% 16.55% 20.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 899 656 697
Average daily rate £350 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £213 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 96 176
Average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.63 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £21.00 £21.67
% change year-on-year
+11.90% -3.06%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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
Hampshire -18 2 £331 +120.83%
Berkshire -4 1 £400 +23.07%
Surrey - 1 £185 -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Kent - - - -
Cisco IPT
England

Cisco IPT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 17 (100.00%) Cisco
2 11 (64.71%) VoIP
3 9 (52.94%) Telecoms
4 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
5 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
5 6 (35.29%) Windows
5 6 (35.29%) Lync
6 5 (29.41%) Firewall
6 5 (29.41%) IP Telephony
6 5 (29.41%) Video Conferencing
6 5 (29.41%) WAN
6 5 (29.41%) TCP/IP
6 5 (29.41%) LAN
6 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
7 4 (23.53%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (23.53%) Riverbed
7 4 (23.53%) SolarWinds
7 4 (23.53%) Cisco CUCM
7 4 (23.53%) F5
7 4 (23.53%) Windows 7
8 3 (17.65%) CCVP
8 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (17.65%) CCNP
9 2 (11.76%) CCDP
9 2 (11.76%) CiscoWorks
9 2 (11.76%) Citrix
9 2 (11.76%) Linux
9 2 (11.76%) IBM Notes
9 2 (11.76%) MS Office

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 6 (35.29%) Lync
2 2 (11.76%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.76%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 11 (64.71%) VoIP
2 5 (29.41%) WAN
2 5 (29.41%) TCP/IP
2 5 (29.41%) Firewall
2 5 (29.41%) IP Telephony
2 5 (29.41%) LAN
3 4 (23.53%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (11.76%) NetScaler
4 2 (11.76%) Wireshark
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (5.88%) Network Security
5 1 (5.88%) VPN
5 1 (5.88%) CTI
5 1 (5.88%) MGCP
5 1 (5.88%) RTP
5 1 (5.88%) QSIG
5 1 (5.88%) H.323
General
1 9 (52.94%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Voice Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Network Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Help Desk Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Test Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Voice Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Service Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Administrator
3 2 (11.76%) Test Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Network Administrator
3 2 (11.76%) Network Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Integration Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Network Operations Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco Voice Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Voice Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Video Conferencing
1 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Windows
2 4 (23.53%) Windows 7
3 2 (11.76%) UNIX
3 2 (11.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (11.76%) Load Balancing
1 2 (11.76%) Waterfall
1 2 (11.76%) WAN Optimisation
1 2 (11.76%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (5.88%) Network Management
2 1 (5.88%) Document Management
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) CCNP
1 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (17.65%) CCVP
2 2 (11.76%) CCDP
3 1 (5.88%) CCIE
System Software
1 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (11.76%) CiscoWorks
2 2 (11.76%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
3 4 (23.53%) Riverbed
3 4 (23.53%) SolarWinds
3 4 (23.53%) F5
4 2 (11.76%) Citrix
4 2 (11.76%) Lotus
4 2 (11.76%) Websense
4 2 (11.76%) Blue Coat