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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 67 60 39
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -21
Contract jobs citing VoIP 3 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.51% 1.09% 0.82%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.23% 9.33% 3.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 0
Average daily rate
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£260 £413 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.96% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £309 £298
% change year-on-year
+9.31% +3.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £16.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+24.24% -34.00%
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
71 75 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 11.97% 11.70% 20.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 43 35
Average daily rate £350 £383 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.49% -1.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £200 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £326 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +1.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 8
Average hourly rate £14.00 - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+31.94% -28.00%

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 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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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 +4 3 £260 -36.96%
VoIP
Wales

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Avaya
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (40.00%) CCNP
2 2 (40.00%) CCNA
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) Wireless
3 1 (20.00%) BT
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) CCVP
3 1 (20.00%) MCTS
3 1 (20.00%) VLAN
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (20.00%) Polycom
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Softswitch
3 1 (20.00%) PABX
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (20.00%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) MCSE

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) LAN
1 2 (40.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) OSPF
2 1 (20.00%) BGP
2 1 (20.00%) ISDN
2 1 (20.00%) Wireless
2 1 (20.00%) VLAN
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (20.00%) Softswitch
2 1 (20.00%) PABX
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (20.00%) Structured Cabling
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Network Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Support
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Support
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) Project Management
1 1 (20.00%) Service Management
1 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (20.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CCNP
1 2 (40.00%) CCNA
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) CCVP
2 1 (20.00%) MCTS
2 1 (20.00%) MCSE
2 1 (20.00%) CCIE
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Avaya
3 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (20.00%) BT
3 1 (20.00%) Polycom
3 1 (20.00%) HP