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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IP Telephony
Rank 231 265 211
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -54
Contract jobs citing IP Telephony 26 12 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.31% 0.12% 0.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.75% 0.70% 2.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 7 24
Median daily rate £400 £300 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -12.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £182 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £388 £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £300 £319
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.38 £25.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-35.78% +45.71%
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
1485 1724 1859
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 17.75% 17.37% 19.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 881 947 880
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £360 £344
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 110 99
Median hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £19.91
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +50.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.83 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -6.64%

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 29 September 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 29 September 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
Hampshire +21 17 £400 +3.22% 2
Berkshire -3 3 £350 +59.09%
West Sussex - 3 £350 -
Buckinghamshire +15 1 £350 +16.66%
Kent - 1 £400 - 1
IP Telephony
England

IP Telephony
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 25 (55.56%) LAN
2 24 (53.33%) Firewall
3 23 (51.11%) WAN
4 22 (48.89%) Cisco
5 19 (42.22%) Windows
6 17 (37.78%) VMware
7 16 (35.56%) Cisco Certification
8 15 (33.33%) Citrix
8 15 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 15 (33.33%) VoIP
8 15 (33.33%) Windows Server
9 14 (31.11%) Wireless
10 13 (28.89%) TOGAF
10 13 (28.89%) CCNP
10 13 (28.89%) VMware Infrastructure
10 13 (28.89%) Windows Server 2008
11 12 (26.67%) Linux
11 12 (26.67%) MS Excel
11 12 (26.67%) SLA
11 12 (26.67%) Wi-Fi
12 11 (24.44%) Finance
12 11 (24.44%) Red Hat
12 11 (24.44%) Hyper-V
12 11 (24.44%) XenDesktop
12 11 (24.44%) VMware ESXi
13 10 (22.22%) XenServer
13 10 (22.22%) NetScaler
13 10 (22.22%) IaaS
13 10 (22.22%) SaaS
13 10 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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 3 (6.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.22%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 12 (26.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.89%) MS Office
3 1 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.22%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (15.56%) SAP hybris
Cloud Services
1 10 (22.22%) IaaS
1 10 (22.22%) SaaS
2 2 (4.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (55.56%) LAN
2 24 (53.33%) Firewall
3 23 (51.11%) WAN
4 15 (33.33%) VoIP
5 14 (31.11%) Wireless
6 12 (26.67%) Wi-Fi
7 10 (22.22%) NetScaler
8 9 (20.00%) Network Security
9 7 (15.56%) Internet
10 6 (13.33%) MPLS
11 5 (11.11%) SAN
11 5 (11.11%) VPN
12 4 (8.89%) Intranet
12 4 (8.89%) Unified Communications
13 3 (6.67%) BGP
13 3 (6.67%) Cisco IPT
13 3 (6.67%) OSPF
13 3 (6.67%) TCP/IP
13 3 (6.67%) VPLS
13 3 (6.67%) X.21
General
1 11 (24.44%) Finance
2 7 (15.56%) Marketing
3 5 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (33.33%) Architect
2 11 (24.44%) Network Engineer
3 9 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 9 (20.00%) Security Engineer
4 7 (15.56%) SAP Architect
5 6 (13.33%) Business Architect
5 6 (13.33%) Business Process Architect
6 4 (8.89%) Analyst
7 3 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (6.67%) Enterprise Architect
7 3 (6.67%) IT Support
7 3 (6.67%) Network Architect
7 3 (6.67%) Senior Architect
7 3 (6.67%) Support Analyst
8 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 2 (4.44%) Project Manager
8 2 (4.44%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) Support Team Leader
8 2 (4.44%) Team Leader
8 2 (4.44%) Unified Communications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.44%) ODBC
2 1 (2.22%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.44%) AS400
3 2 (4.44%) Client/Server
3 2 (4.44%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.44%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (2.22%) CCTV
4 1 (2.22%) Eurex
4 1 (2.22%) IVR
4 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (42.22%) Windows
2 15 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 13 (28.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (26.67%) Linux
5 10 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (15.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (13.33%) Windows 7
8 2 (4.44%) Windows 10
8 2 (4.44%) Windows 8
8 2 (4.44%) Windows XP
9 1 (2.22%) Fedora
9 1 (2.22%) Mac OS X Server
9 1 (2.22%) Solaris
9 1 (2.22%) Unix
9 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.89%) TOGAF
2 9 (20.00%) Fault Management
3 7 (15.56%) Business Transformation
3 7 (15.56%) E-Commerce
4 5 (11.11%) ITIL
4 5 (11.11%) Project Management
4 5 (11.11%) Target Operating Model
5 4 (8.89%) Load Balancing
5 4 (8.89%) Presales
5 4 (8.89%) Service Delivery
6 3 (6.67%) High Availability
6 3 (6.67%) PRINCE2
7 2 (4.44%) Mentoring
7 2 (4.44%) Migration
7 2 (4.44%) Technical Analysis
7 2 (4.44%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (2.22%) CAD
8 1 (2.22%) Information Security
8 1 (2.22%) Network Design
8 1 (2.22%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (35.56%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (28.89%) CCNP
3 9 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 9 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 5 (11.11%) CCNA
4 5 (11.11%) MCSE
4 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (6.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (4.44%) CCDP
6 2 (4.44%) CCIE
6 2 (4.44%) CCIP
6 2 (4.44%) CESG Certified Professional
6 2 (4.44%) MCDST
6 2 (4.44%) MCSD
7 1 (2.22%) CCENT
7 1 (2.22%) Degree
7 1 (2.22%) JNCIS
7 1 (2.22%) MCSA
7 1 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (2.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (26.67%) SLA
2 9 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (28.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (24.44%) Hyper-V
2 11 (24.44%) VMware ESXi
2 11 (24.44%) XenDesktop
3 10 (22.22%) XenServer
4 8 (17.78%) Active Directory
5 2 (4.44%) vSphere
6 1 (2.22%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.22%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (6.67%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (6.67%) SCCM
2 2 (4.44%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (4.44%) DameWare
3 1 (2.22%) Cisco IPCC
3 1 (2.22%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (2.22%) WSUS
Vendors
1 22 (48.89%) Cisco
2 17 (37.78%) VMware
3 15 (33.33%) Citrix
3 15 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 11 (24.44%) Red Hat
5 10 (22.22%) CheckPoint
6 9 (20.00%) Palo Alto
7 8 (17.78%) SAP
8 7 (15.56%) Avaya
8 7 (15.56%) hybris
9 4 (8.89%) Dell
10 3 (6.67%) Extreme Networks
10 3 (6.67%) HP
11 2 (4.44%) Autodesk
11 2 (4.44%) Mitel
11 2 (4.44%) Sybase
11 2 (4.44%) Tandberg
12 1 (2.22%) 3PAR
12 1 (2.22%) NEC
12 1 (2.22%) SonicWALL