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 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Wales / South Wales
Rank 42 65 52
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -13
Contract jobs citing VoIP 11 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 2.08% 0.86% 0.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.89% 5.21% 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 2
Median daily rate £408 £400 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.87% +40.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £365 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £411 £397
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £350 £308
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +13.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £37.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-46.66% +120.58%

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
101 96 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 19.09% 16.47% 13.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 74 45
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £194 £152
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £37.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-42.66% +41.50%

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 26 February 2017.

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 26 February 2017. 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 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
Cardiff +24 5 £375 +7.14%
Newport -1 1 £400 -3.61%
VoIP
Wales

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 12 (66.67%) C
1 12 (66.67%) SNMP
1 12 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 12 (66.67%) Requirements Management
1 12 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 12 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 11 (61.11%) Software Engineering
3 10 (55.56%) Eclipse
3 10 (55.56%) Linux
4 9 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 9 (50.00%) GCC
5 7 (38.89%) UML
6 5 (27.78%) Avaya
6 5 (27.78%) Cisco
6 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (22.22%) Cisco UCCX
7 4 (22.22%) Polycom
7 4 (22.22%) Windows
7 4 (22.22%) CCVP
8 3 (16.67%) ITIL
8 3 (16.67%) PSTN
8 3 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
8 3 (16.67%) OO
8 3 (16.67%) C#
8 3 (16.67%) C++
8 3 (16.67%) SQL
8 3 (16.67%) Rational DOORS
8 3 (16.67%) Skype for Business
8 3 (16.67%) Skype
9 2 (11.11%) Military

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 3 (16.67%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 12 (66.67%) SNMP
1 12 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 3 (16.67%) PSTN
2 3 (16.67%) Skype
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (5.56%) Firewall
3 1 (5.56%) IPv6
3 1 (5.56%) iSCSI
3 1 (5.56%) Network Security
3 1 (5.56%) VPN
Development Applications
1 10 (55.56%) Eclipse
2 9 (50.00%) GCC
2 9 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (16.67%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (5.56%) StarTeam
4 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
1 2 (11.11%) Military
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Software Engineer
2 9 (50.00%) C Software Engineer
2 9 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
3 6 (33.33%) VoIP Engineer
4 5 (27.78%) Senior Software Engineer
5 4 (22.22%) Cisco Engineer
5 4 (22.22%) Cisco Voice Engineer
5 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
5 4 (22.22%) Senior C Software Engineer
5 4 (22.22%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 4 (22.22%) Voice Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) C++ Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Cisco VoIP Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Embedded C++ Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Embedded Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Secure Network Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Security Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior VoIP Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) VoIP Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) Linux
2 4 (22.22%) Windows
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Requirements Management
2 11 (61.11%) Software Engineering
3 7 (38.89%) UML
4 3 (16.67%) ITIL
4 3 (16.67%) OO
4 3 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
5 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
6 1 (5.56%) Customer Requirements
6 1 (5.56%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (5.56%) Supplier Management
6 1 (5.56%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) C
2 3 (16.67%) C#
2 3 (16.67%) C++
2 3 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 12 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (22.22%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) pfSense
1 1 (5.56%) Snort
1 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Avaya
1 5 (27.78%) Cisco
2 4 (22.22%) Polycom
3 1 (5.56%) Coverity
3 1 (5.56%) VMware