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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IP Telephony over the 3 months to 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IP Telephony
Rank 250 222 236
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +14
Contract jobs citing IP Telephony 20 28 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.22% 0.30% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.07% 1.57% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 11 6
Median daily rate £363 £350 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £220 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £481 £420 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £325 £250
% change year-on-year
+6.15% +30.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Median hourly rate - £21.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +35.48%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.83 £22.22 £15.63
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +42.20%
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
1876 1778 1657
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 20.58% 19.33% 18.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1051 861 704
Median daily rate £375 £370 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £175 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 116 101 105
Median hourly rate £35.50 £32.50 £18.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.23% +76.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £15.45 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +44.44%

IP Telephony
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 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 31 May 2016.

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
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 31 May 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
Berkshire -6 7 £475 +2.70%
Oxfordshire +11 4 £345 +7.81%
Hampshire -3 3 £413 +8.19% 3
West Sussex - 3 £325 - 1
Surrey -15 2 £500 +35.13%
East Sussex +2 1 £363 -
IP Telephony
England

IP Telephony
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, 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 South East region with a requirement for IP Telephony.

1 23 (69.70%) LAN
2 22 (66.67%) WAN
3 18 (54.55%) Cisco
4 16 (48.48%) Firewall
5 15 (45.45%) Wireless
5 15 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (36.36%) VoIP
7 9 (27.27%) VPN
7 9 (27.27%) CCNA
7 9 (27.27%) MPLS
8 8 (24.24%) Windows
8 8 (24.24%) Wi-Fi
9 7 (21.21%) Cisco IPT
9 7 (21.21%) Network Security
9 7 (21.21%) SC Cleared
9 7 (21.21%) Security Cleared
9 7 (21.21%) ITIL
9 7 (21.21%) Data Centre
10 6 (18.18%) VMware
11 5 (15.15%) Video Conferencing
11 5 (15.15%) Windows 7
11 5 (15.15%) Active Directory
11 5 (15.15%) Telecoms
11 5 (15.15%) Finance
11 5 (15.15%) Windows Server
11 5 (15.15%) ITIL V3
12 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (12.12%) Disaster Recovery
12 4 (12.12%) Project Management
12 4 (12.12%) Citrix

IP Telephony
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 (6.06%) MS Exchange
1 2 (6.06%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Office
2 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 23 (69.70%) LAN
2 22 (66.67%) WAN
3 16 (48.48%) Firewall
4 15 (45.45%) Wireless
5 12 (36.36%) VoIP
6 9 (27.27%) MPLS
6 9 (27.27%) VPN
7 8 (24.24%) Wi-Fi
8 7 (21.21%) Cisco IPT
8 7 (21.21%) Network Security
9 4 (12.12%) SAN
9 4 (12.12%) Unified Communications
10 3 (9.09%) Internet
11 2 (6.06%) 3G
11 2 (6.06%) ADSL
11 2 (6.06%) Cisco IOS
11 2 (6.06%) H.323
11 2 (6.06%) HSDPA
11 2 (6.06%) Junos
11 2 (6.06%) UMTS
General
1 5 (15.15%) Finance
1 5 (15.15%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.03%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 14 (42.42%) Network Engineer
2 7 (21.21%) Firewall Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) Analyst
3 5 (15.15%) Cisco Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Test Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) IT Support
5 3 (9.09%) Systems Integrator
5 3 (9.09%) Unified Communications Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Financial Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) LTE Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) NOC Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Service Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Support Team Leader
6 2 (6.06%) Team Leader
6 2 (6.06%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Technical Test Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Data Centre
2 5 (15.15%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (9.09%) Management Information System
4 2 (6.06%) Handset
5 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.03%) Eurex
Operating Systems
1 8 (24.24%) Windows
2 5 (15.15%) Windows 7
2 5 (15.15%) Windows Server
3 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (6.06%) Windows 10
5 1 (3.03%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.21%) ITIL
2 5 (15.15%) ITIL V3
3 4 (12.12%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (12.12%) Project Management
4 3 (9.09%) Service Delivery
4 3 (9.09%) Test Management
4 3 (9.09%) Test Planning
5 2 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.06%) Data Engineering
5 2 (6.06%) Defect Tracking
5 2 (6.06%) Network Design
5 2 (6.06%) Presales
5 2 (6.06%) Programme Management
5 2 (6.06%) Test Scripting
6 1 (3.03%) Data Protection
6 1 (3.03%) Load Balancing
6 1 (3.03%) Network Management
6 1 (3.03%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (3.03%) Problem Management
6 1 (3.03%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (27.27%) CCNA
3 7 (21.21%) SC Cleared
3 7 (21.21%) Security Cleared
4 3 (9.09%) CCNP
5 2 (6.06%) Degree
5 2 (6.06%) ISEB
5 2 (6.06%) ISTQB
6 1 (3.03%) CCENT
6 1 (3.03%) CCNP Voice
6 1 (3.03%) CCVP
6 1 (3.03%) JNCIP
6 1 (3.03%) JNCIS
6 1 (3.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) QA
1 2 (6.06%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (15.15%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.03%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (3.03%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (3.03%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 18 (54.55%) Cisco
2 6 (18.18%) VMware
3 4 (12.12%) Citrix
4 2 (6.06%) Agilent
4 2 (6.06%) Anite
4 2 (6.06%) Avaya
4 2 (6.06%) Mitel
5 1 (3.03%) Juniper
5 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.03%) SolarWinds