The table below looks at the statistics for IP Telephony skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IP Telephony over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IP Telephony
Rank 137 144 145
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +1
Contract jobs citing IP Telephony 3 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.11% 0.21% 0.090%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.78% 1.50% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 3
Median daily rate £450 £380 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.42% -19.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £300 £319
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.38 £24.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-33.83% +41.42%
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 West region.

Communications & Networking Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
387 467 549
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 13.71% 14.11% 16.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 216 231 343
Median daily rate £325 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £181 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 40 33
Median hourly rate £42.50 £41.98 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.23% +86.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.85 £15.75 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £49.19 £42.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.85
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -8.05%

IP Telephony
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 West

IP Telephony
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

IP Telephony Daily Rate Trend in the South West

IP Telephony
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

IP Telephony Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

IP Telephony
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 28 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
Wiltshire +3 1 - -
Devon - 1 - -
IP Telephony
England

IP Telephony
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 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 West region with a requirement for IP Telephony.

1 19 (95.00%) Cisco
2 15 (75.00%) Firewall
3 12 (60.00%) WAN
4 11 (55.00%) LAN
4 11 (55.00%) CheckPoint
4 11 (55.00%) Cisco IPT
5 9 (45.00%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (45.00%) CCNP
6 8 (40.00%) CCNA
6 8 (40.00%) ITIL
6 8 (40.00%) Wireless
7 7 (35.00%) Cisco Prime
8 6 (30.00%) MPLS
8 6 (30.00%) CA
8 6 (30.00%) Nokia
8 6 (30.00%) HP
8 6 (30.00%) VPN
8 6 (30.00%) SLA
8 6 (30.00%) IBM
8 6 (30.00%) IronPort
8 6 (30.00%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (30.00%) SolarWinds
8 6 (30.00%) Network Management
8 6 (30.00%) Unified Communications
8 6 (30.00%) F5
8 6 (30.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 6 (30.00%) Data Centre
8 6 (30.00%) FWSM
9 5 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
9 5 (25.00%) Wi-Fi

IP Telephony
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 4 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.00%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) IaaS
1 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (75.00%) Firewall
2 12 (60.00%) WAN
3 11 (55.00%) Cisco IPT
3 11 (55.00%) LAN
4 8 (40.00%) Wireless
5 6 (30.00%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (30.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (30.00%) FWSM
5 6 (30.00%) MPLS
5 6 (30.00%) Unified Communications
5 6 (30.00%) VPN
6 5 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (20.00%) VoIP
8 1 (5.00%) Cisco ISE
8 1 (5.00%) NetScaler
8 1 (5.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
1 4 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 4 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Network Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Server Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Server Support
2 4 (20.00%) Server Support Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Architect
3 3 (15.00%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Senior Network Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Cisco Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Cisco Network Specialist
4 2 (10.00%) Cisco Specialist
4 2 (10.00%) Network Specialist
4 2 (10.00%) Telecoms Architect
5 1 (5.00%) IP Telephony Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) VMware Architect
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.00%) IVR
3 1 (5.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) ITIL
2 6 (30.00%) Network Management
3 4 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 4 (20.00%) Project Management
3 4 (20.00%) TOGAF
4 3 (15.00%) Migration
4 3 (15.00%) MODAF
5 2 (10.00%) ITIL V3
5 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
6 1 (5.00%) Contingency Planning
6 1 (5.00%) Project Planning
6 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
6 1 (5.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) CCNP
1 9 (45.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (40.00%) CCNA
3 4 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.00%) CCNP Voice
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (30.00%) SLA
2 2 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 2 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (5.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (5.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (35.00%) Cisco Prime
2 5 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 19 (95.00%) Cisco
2 11 (55.00%) CheckPoint
3 6 (30.00%) CA
3 6 (30.00%) F5
3 6 (30.00%) HP
3 6 (30.00%) IBM
3 6 (30.00%) IronPort
3 6 (30.00%) Nokia
3 6 (30.00%) SolarWinds
4 5 (25.00%) VMware
5 4 (20.00%) Aruba
5 4 (20.00%) Nortel
6 3 (15.00%) Polycom
7 2 (10.00%) Avaya
7 2 (10.00%) Genesys
7 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
8 1 (5.00%) Citrix
8 1 (5.00%) Dell
8 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
8 1 (5.00%) Siemens