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 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IP Telephony
Rank 129 137 134
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -3
Contract jobs citing IP Telephony 13 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.45% 0.065% 0.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.67% 0.56% 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 5
Median daily rate £359 £360 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.41% -23.40%
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £256 £325
% change year-on-year
+34.76% -21.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £11.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.13 £40.00 £14.25
% change year-on-year
-37.18% +180.70%
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
487 360 450
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 16.74% 11.79% 13.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 324 171 253
Median daily rate £363 £360 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.69% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £242 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £345 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.24% +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 29 33
Median hourly rate £36.50 £20.19 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.82% +15.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.15 £12.50 £11.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £38.23 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £28.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+16.07% +40.00%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IP Telephony across the South West region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

IP Telephony Daily Rate Histogram 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 5 May 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
Gloucestershire - 6 £375 - 1
Bristol +4 3 £365 +1.38% 1
Wiltshire - 3 £250 -
Dorset - 1 £335 -
IP Telephony
England

IP Telephony
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 (90.48%) Cisco
2 14 (66.67%) ITIL
2 14 (66.67%) WAN
3 12 (57.14%) LAN
3 12 (57.14%) Firewall
4 10 (47.62%) Wireless
4 10 (47.62%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (42.86%) Telecoms
6 8 (38.10%) Nortel
6 8 (38.10%) Project Management
6 8 (38.10%) CCNP
6 8 (38.10%) CCNA
6 8 (38.10%) SC Cleared
6 8 (38.10%) Security Cleared
7 7 (33.33%) ITIL V3
7 7 (33.33%) VPN
7 7 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (28.57%) MPLS
8 6 (28.57%) PRINCE2
8 6 (28.57%) TOGAF
8 6 (28.57%) Data Centre
8 6 (28.57%) MODAF
8 6 (28.57%) Cisco IPT
9 5 (23.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 5 (23.81%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (23.81%) SolarWinds
9 5 (23.81%) Problem Management
9 5 (23.81%) FWSM
9 5 (23.81%) Cisco Nexus
9 5 (23.81%) ISO/IEC 20000

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 5 (23.81%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
1 4 (19.05%) MS Project
2 1 (4.76%) MS Office
2 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 14 (66.67%) WAN
2 12 (57.14%) Firewall
2 12 (57.14%) LAN
3 10 (47.62%) Wireless
4 7 (33.33%) VPN
5 6 (28.57%) Cisco IPT
5 6 (28.57%) MPLS
6 5 (23.81%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (23.81%) Cisco Nexus
6 5 (23.81%) FWSM
6 5 (23.81%) Unified Communications
7 4 (19.05%) WLAN
8 1 (4.76%) BGP
8 1 (4.76%) DMZ
8 1 (4.76%) Internet
8 1 (4.76%) Network Security
8 1 (4.76%) Nortel Meridian
8 1 (4.76%) OSPF
8 1 (4.76%) Spanning Tree
8 1 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (42.86%) Telecoms
2 4 (19.05%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Infrastructure Support
2 5 (23.81%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Server Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Server Support
2 5 (23.81%) Server Support Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Architect
3 4 (19.05%) Network Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Network Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Cisco Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Project Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Network Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Subject Matter Expert
5 2 (9.52%) Telecoms Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Network Support
6 1 (4.76%) Telecoms Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 5 (23.81%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.76%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (66.67%) ITIL
2 8 (38.10%) Project Management
3 7 (33.33%) ITIL V3
4 6 (28.57%) MODAF
4 6 (28.57%) PRINCE2
4 6 (28.57%) TOGAF
5 5 (23.81%) Network Management
5 5 (23.81%) Problem Management
6 4 (19.05%) Project Planning
6 4 (19.05%) Service Delivery
7 3 (14.29%) Contingency Planning
7 3 (14.29%) Translating Business Requirements
8 1 (4.76%) Critical Path Analysis
8 1 (4.76%) Data Analysis
8 1 (4.76%) ITSM
8 1 (4.76%) Network Load Balancing
8 1 (4.76%) SDLC
8 1 (4.76%) Service Management
8 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 10 (47.62%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (38.10%) CCNA
2 8 (38.10%) CCNP
2 8 (38.10%) SC Cleared
2 8 (38.10%) Security Cleared
3 7 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (4.76%) APMG
4 1 (4.76%) Degree
4 1 (4.76%) PMI Certification
4 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 5 (23.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (9.52%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (23.81%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 19 (90.48%) Cisco
2 8 (38.10%) Nortel
3 5 (23.81%) CA
3 5 (23.81%) CheckPoint
3 5 (23.81%) HP
3 5 (23.81%) IBM
3 5 (23.81%) Nokia
3 5 (23.81%) Polycom
3 5 (23.81%) SolarWinds
3 5 (23.81%) VMware
4 4 (19.05%) Genesys
4 4 (19.05%) IronPort
4 4 (19.05%) Meraki
4 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
4 4 (19.05%) Siemens
5 1 (4.76%) Avaya
5 1 (4.76%) Blue Coat
5 1 (4.76%) LANDesk