The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 26 59 53
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -6
Contract jobs citing VoIP 24 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 4.87% 0.51% 1.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.02% 3.80% 10.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 7
Median daily rate £390 £260 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -36.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £188 £174
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £332 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £309
% change year-on-year
- +13.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £20.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+58.53% +5.12%
VoIP
Wales

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 Wales region.

Communications & Networking Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
109 79 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 22.11% 13.30% 11.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 61 43
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +5.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 1 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 £14.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+185.71% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+37.04% +7.62%

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Wales region citing VoIP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

VoIP
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

VoIP Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

VoIP
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VoIP across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

VoIP Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

VoIP
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

VoIP Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

VoIP
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VoIP within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
Newport - 13 £390 -
Cardiff +15 4 £326 +25.48% 1
VoIP
Wales

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing VoIP 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 Wales region with a requirement for VoIP.

1 24 (68.57%) SQL
1 24 (68.57%) Windows
1 24 (68.57%) TCP/IP
2 21 (60.00%) SNMP
2 21 (60.00%) Visual Studio
2 21 (60.00%) UML
2 21 (60.00%) OOA/OOD
2 21 (60.00%) OO
2 21 (60.00%) Eclipse
2 21 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 21 (60.00%) StarTeam
2 21 (60.00%) Requirements Management
2 21 (60.00%) SC Cleared
2 21 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 21 (60.00%) Coverity
2 21 (60.00%) Rational DOORS
3 18 (51.43%) C#
3 18 (51.43%) C++
4 16 (45.71%) C
5 11 (31.43%) Cisco
6 9 (25.71%) Avaya
7 8 (22.86%) CCVP
7 8 (22.86%) Polycom
7 8 (22.86%) Cisco UCCX
8 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
9 4 (11.43%) Embedded C++
9 4 (11.43%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (11.43%) Firewall
10 3 (8.57%) CCNA
10 3 (8.57%) Active Directory

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 (5.71%) IIS
1 2 (5.71%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (68.57%) TCP/IP
2 21 (60.00%) SNMP
3 4 (11.43%) Firewall
4 3 (8.57%) DNS
5 2 (5.71%) VPN
6 1 (2.86%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (2.86%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (2.86%) EIGRP
6 1 (2.86%) LAN
6 1 (2.86%) Network Security
6 1 (2.86%) NX-OS
6 1 (2.86%) OSPF
6 1 (2.86%) WAN
6 1 (2.86%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
1 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 21 (60.00%) Eclipse
1 21 (60.00%) Rational DOORS
1 21 (60.00%) StarTeam
1 21 (60.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 13 (37.14%) Software Engineer
2 11 (31.43%) Senior Software Engineer
3 8 (22.86%) C# Developer
3 8 (22.86%) C# Software Developer
3 8 (22.86%) C++ Developer
3 8 (22.86%) C++ Software Developer
3 8 (22.86%) C++/C# Developer
3 8 (22.86%) Developer
3 8 (22.86%) Software Developer
3 8 (22.86%) Voice Engineer
4 7 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
4 7 (20.00%) Cisco Voice Engineer
5 6 (17.14%) C Developer
5 6 (17.14%) C/C++ Developer
5 6 (17.14%) C/C++ Software Developer
6 5 (14.29%) C++ Software Engineer
6 5 (14.29%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) C# Software Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) Network Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.86%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 24 (68.57%) Windows
2 3 (8.57%) Windows Server
2 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (5.71%) Linux
4 1 (2.86%) Android
4 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (60.00%) OO
1 21 (60.00%) OOA/OOD
1 21 (60.00%) Requirements Management
1 21 (60.00%) Software Engineering
1 21 (60.00%) UML
2 1 (2.86%) ITIL
2 1 (2.86%) Process Improvement
2 1 (2.86%) Project Management
2 1 (2.86%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (68.57%) SQL
2 18 (51.43%) C#
2 18 (51.43%) C++
3 16 (45.71%) C
4 4 (11.43%) Embedded C++
5 3 (8.57%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 21 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 21 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (22.86%) CCVP
3 4 (11.43%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (8.57%) CCNA
5 2 (5.71%) CCNP
6 1 (2.86%) CCNP Voice
6 1 (2.86%) MCSE
6 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (8.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (2.86%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (22.86%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (2.86%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 21 (60.00%) Coverity
2 11 (31.43%) Cisco
3 9 (25.71%) Avaya
4 8 (22.86%) Polycom
5 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 2 (5.71%) VMware
7 1 (2.86%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.86%) Citrix
7 1 (2.86%) Juniper
7 1 (2.86%) Meraki