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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 48 50 43
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -7
Contract jobs citing VoIP 10 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 1.71% 0.42% 0.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.18% 2.38% 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 0
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£413 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £23.36 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+4.90% -6.58%
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
55 84 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 9.40% 17.72% 14.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 51 31
Average daily rate £375 £375 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £203 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 5
Average hourly rate - £15.58 £65.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -76.03%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £24.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-10.20% -2.00%

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VoIP across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 August 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VoIP within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
Cardiff +2 6 £413 - 4
Torfaen - - - -
Bridgend - - - -
Caerphilly - - - -
VoIP
Wales

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales region citing VoIP 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 VoIP.

1 12 (63.16%) Cisco
2 9 (47.37%) Telecoms
3 6 (31.58%) LAN
3 6 (31.58%) Windows
3 6 (31.58%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (31.58%) Security Cleared
4 5 (26.32%) CheckPoint
4 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
4 5 (26.32%) CCNP
4 5 (26.32%) WAN
4 5 (26.32%) Firewall
4 5 (26.32%) Wireless
5 4 (21.05%) Finance
5 4 (21.05%) Windows XP
5 4 (21.05%) SC Cleared
5 4 (21.05%) Windows 7
6 3 (15.79%) F5
6 3 (15.79%) Lumension
6 3 (15.79%) IBM Notes
6 3 (15.79%) Ethernet
6 3 (15.79%) CCNA
6 3 (15.79%) ITIL
6 3 (15.79%) HP
6 3 (15.79%) Nokia
6 3 (15.79%) Lotus
6 3 (15.79%) Juniper
6 3 (15.79%) Blue Coat
6 3 (15.79%) SonicWALL
6 3 (15.79%) SCCM
6 3 (15.79%) McAfee

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales region citing VoIP 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 VoIP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (15.79%) IBM Notes
2 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
2 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Office
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) LAN
2 5 (26.32%) WAN
2 5 (26.32%) Firewall
2 5 (26.32%) Wireless
3 3 (15.79%) Ethernet
4 2 (10.53%) BGP
4 2 (10.53%) SAN
4 2 (10.53%) OSPF
4 2 (10.53%) DNS
4 2 (10.53%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (10.53%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (5.26%) PABX
5 1 (5.26%) Structured Cabling
5 1 (5.26%) PPP
5 1 (5.26%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (47.37%) Telecoms
2 4 (21.05%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Voice Specialist
1 5 (26.32%) VoIP Specialist
2 4 (21.05%) Network Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Support Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Deskside Support
4 2 (10.53%) Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (10.53%) Support Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Voice Architect
5 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Network Design Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco Voice Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Change Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Telecoms Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Desktop Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Windows
2 4 (21.05%) Windows XP
2 4 (21.05%) Windows 7
3 2 (10.53%) Windows 8
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.79%) ITIL
2 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
2 2 (10.53%) Network Design
3 1 (5.26%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
3 1 (5.26%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (31.58%) Security Cleared
2 5 (26.32%) CCNP
3 4 (21.05%) SC Cleared
4 3 (15.79%) CCNA
5 2 (10.53%) DV Cleared
6 1 (5.26%) MCSE
6 1 (5.26%) CCDA
6 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (5.26%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.53%) vSphere
2 2 (10.53%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (63.16%) Cisco
2 5 (26.32%) CheckPoint
3 3 (15.79%) F5
3 3 (15.79%) Lumension
3 3 (15.79%) HP
3 3 (15.79%) Nokia
3 3 (15.79%) Lotus
3 3 (15.79%) Juniper
3 3 (15.79%) Blue Coat
3 3 (15.79%) SonicWALL
3 3 (15.79%) McAfee
3 3 (15.79%) Sophos
4 2 (10.53%) BT
4 2 (10.53%) VMware
4 2 (10.53%) Dell
4 2 (10.53%) Citrix
4 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
4 2 (10.53%) ProCurve
4 2 (10.53%) Mitel
5 1 (5.26%) Nortel
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