The table below looks at the statistics for IP Telephony 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 IP Telephony over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IP Telephony
Rank 230 243 210
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -33
Contract jobs citing IP Telephony 26 6 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.26% 0.063% 0.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.29% 0.35% 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 20
Average daily rate
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£350 £430 £248
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.60% +73.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £390 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £470 £341
UK excluding London average daily rate £256 £360 £275
% change year-on-year
-28.88% +30.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Average hourly rate £28.75 £31.50 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.73% +23.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.75 £16.70 £19.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.75 £46.30 £31.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.75 £13.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+121.15% -49.50%
IP Telephony
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
2010 1694 1667
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 20.08% 17.91% 19.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 976 751 694
Average daily rate £350 £325 £316
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.56% +2.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £175 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 116 161
Average hourly rate £36.00 £21.13 £22.69
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+70.41% -6.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £13.50 £12.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £57.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -11.11%

IP Telephony
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

IP Telephony Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

IP Telephony
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

IP Telephony Daily Rate Trend in the South East

IP Telephony
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IP Telephony across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

IP Telephony Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

IP Telephony
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

IP Telephony Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

IP Telephony
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IP Telephony across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

IP Telephony Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

IP Telephony
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 IP Telephony within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 April 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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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 -5 6 £375 - 2
Kent - 6 £350 -
Buckinghamshire +4 5 £255 - 1
Berkshire -2 5 - - 1
Surrey +3 3 £400 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £320 -
IP Telephony
England

IP Telephony
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing IP Telephony 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 IP Telephony.

1 40 (68.97%) Cisco
2 29 (50.00%) LAN
2 29 (50.00%) WAN
3 27 (46.55%) ITIL
4 25 (43.10%) VoIP
5 24 (41.38%) Cisco Certification
6 22 (37.93%) Firewall
7 21 (36.21%) CCNA
8 16 (27.59%) VPN
9 14 (24.14%) VLAN
10 13 (22.41%) ISDN
11 12 (20.69%) PBX
11 12 (20.69%) TCP/IP
11 12 (20.69%) Windows
12 11 (18.97%) Linux
12 11 (18.97%) IVR
12 11 (18.97%) FortiGate
12 11 (18.97%) Kalman Filter
13 10 (17.24%) CentOS
13 10 (17.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 10 (17.24%) Telecoms
13 10 (17.24%) Active Directory
13 10 (17.24%) Firmware
14 9 (15.52%) Configuration Management
14 9 (15.52%) Windows Server 2008
15 8 (13.79%) Microsoft
16 7 (12.07%) Business Continuity
16 7 (12.07%) CCNP
16 7 (12.07%) SQL Server
16 7 (12.07%) Root Cause Analysis

IP Telephony
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing IP Telephony 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 IP Telephony. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.45%) Lync
1 2 (3.45%) MS Exchange
1 2 (3.45%) IBM Notes
2 1 (1.72%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (10.34%) MS Office
2 2 (3.45%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (50.00%) LAN
1 29 (50.00%) WAN
2 25 (43.10%) VoIP
3 22 (37.93%) Firewall
4 16 (27.59%) VPN
5 14 (24.14%) VLAN
6 13 (22.41%) ISDN
7 12 (20.69%) PBX
7 12 (20.69%) TCP/IP
8 6 (10.34%) Unified Communications
8 6 (10.34%) Cisco IPT
8 6 (10.34%) DNS
8 6 (10.34%) MPLS
8 6 (10.34%) Wireless
9 5 (8.62%) Cisco ICM
9 5 (8.62%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (6.90%) OSPF
10 4 (6.90%) Internet
10 4 (6.90%) BGP
11 3 (5.17%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.07%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (6.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (5.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (5.17%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 10 (17.24%) Telecoms
2 6 (10.34%) Finance
3 1 (1.72%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.72%) Legal
3 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (29.31%) Network Engineer
2 11 (18.97%) Analyst
3 8 (13.79%) Project Manager
4 7 (12.07%) Senior Network Engineer
4 7 (12.07%) VoIP Engineer
4 7 (12.07%) Applications Engineer
5 5 (8.62%) Network Support
5 5 (8.62%) Network Analyst
6 4 (6.90%) VoIP Specialist
6 4 (6.90%) IT Support
6 4 (6.90%) Cisco Engineer
6 4 (6.90%) Test Analyst
6 4 (6.90%) Applications Specialist
6 4 (6.90%) Support Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) Support Specialist
7 3 (5.17%) Desktop Support
7 3 (5.17%) Test Manager
7 3 (5.17%) Senior Network Analyst
7 3 (5.17%) Network Specialist
7 3 (5.17%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.90%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.97%) IVR
2 2 (3.45%) Handset
3 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.72%) SecurID
3 1 (1.72%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.72%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.72%) FMCG
3 1 (1.72%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 12 (20.69%) Windows
2 11 (18.97%) Linux
3 10 (17.24%) CentOS
3 10 (17.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (15.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (8.62%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (6.90%) Windows 7
7 2 (3.45%) Windows 8
7 2 (3.45%) Android
8 1 (1.72%) UNIX
8 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (46.55%) ITIL
2 11 (18.97%) Kalman Filter
3 9 (15.52%) Configuration Management
4 7 (12.07%) Business Continuity
4 7 (12.07%) Root Cause Analysis
5 6 (10.34%) Project Management
5 6 (10.34%) Network Design
6 5 (8.62%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (6.90%) Telemarketing
7 4 (6.90%) E-Commerce
7 4 (6.90%) PRINCE2
7 4 (6.90%) CRM
8 3 (5.17%) Service Delivery
8 3 (5.17%) Change Management
8 3 (5.17%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (5.17%) Migration
9 2 (3.45%) Test Planning
9 2 (3.45%) Change Control
9 2 (3.45%) Capacity Planning
9 2 (3.45%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.34%) SQL
2 4 (6.90%) T-SQL
2 4 (6.90%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 24 (41.38%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (36.21%) CCNA
3 7 (12.07%) CCNP
4 2 (3.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.45%) A+ Certification
4 2 (3.45%) MCSE
4 2 (3.45%) MCP
4 2 (3.45%) JNCIS
5 1 (1.72%) Degree
5 1 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.72%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.72%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.34%) PCI DSS
2 3 (5.17%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.72%) TickIT
3 1 (1.72%) SLA
3 1 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (17.24%) Active Directory
1 10 (17.24%) Firmware
2 2 (3.45%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.45%) Squid
2 2 (3.45%) Snort
3 1 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (18.97%) FortiGate
2 4 (6.90%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (5.17%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (3.45%) Cisco IPCC
5 1 (1.72%) CiscoWorks
5 1 (1.72%) SCCM
5 1 (1.72%) SCOM
5 1 (1.72%) WSUS
5 1 (1.72%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (1.72%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 40 (68.97%) Cisco
2 8 (13.79%) Microsoft
3 6 (10.34%) Avaya
3 6 (10.34%) Mitel
4 5 (8.62%) CheckPoint
5 4 (6.90%) Verint
6 3 (5.17%) Juniper
6 3 (5.17%) F5
7 2 (3.45%) Lotus
7 2 (3.45%) Apple
7 2 (3.45%) HP
8 1 (1.72%) VMware
8 1 (1.72%) Blue Coat
8 1 (1.72%) Oracle
8 1 (1.72%) Websense
8 1 (1.72%) Remedy
8 1 (1.72%) Citrix
8 1 (1.72%) IBM
8 1 (1.72%) CA
8 1 (1.72%) Nokia
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