The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 111 132 95
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -37
Contract jobs citing VoIP 23 15 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.76% 0.51% 0.93%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.55% 4.11% 6.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 3 9
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£305 £250 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £330 £315
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £288 £300
% change year-on-year
+11.30% -4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £18.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £16.25 £19.63
% change year-on-year
+26.15% -17.19%
VoIP
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
351 365 297
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 11.67% 12.32% 14.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 222 168
Average daily rate £360 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £462 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 39 17
Average hourly rate £21.00 £17.50 £28.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -38.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.60 £13.50 £11.67
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.20 £40.50 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -20.00%

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VoIP across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

VoIP
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

VoIP Daily Rate Trend in the South West

VoIP
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VoIP across the South West region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

VoIP Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

VoIP
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

VoIP Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

VoIP
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
Gloucestershire +1 7 £483 - 4
Bristol +6 6 £110 - 1
Wiltshire - 5 £475 - 4
Dorset - 3 £165 - 3
Devon -5 1 - - 4
VoIP
England

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 21 (43.75%) WAN
2 17 (35.42%) LAN
3 15 (31.25%) Firewall
4 14 (29.17%) Windows
4 14 (29.17%) Security Cleared
5 12 (25.00%) Network Security
6 11 (22.92%) Cisco
6 11 (22.92%) Active Directory
7 10 (20.83%) VPN
7 10 (20.83%) DV Cleared
8 9 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (18.75%) CCNA
9 8 (16.67%) Microsoft
9 8 (16.67%) ITIL
10 7 (14.58%) TCP/IP
10 7 (14.58%) Avaya
10 7 (14.58%) SC Cleared
11 6 (12.50%) Wireless
11 6 (12.50%) CMS
11 6 (12.50%) Citrix
12 5 (10.42%) Blackberry
12 5 (10.42%) MS Exchange
12 5 (10.42%) DNS
12 5 (10.42%) VLAN
12 5 (10.42%) Office 365
12 5 (10.42%) Windows Server 2012
13 4 (8.33%) Windows 8
13 4 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
13 4 (8.33%) Windows 7
13 4 (8.33%) SCCM

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 6 (12.50%) CMS
2 5 (10.42%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.17%) Lync
3 2 (4.17%) IBM Notes
3 2 (4.17%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.08%) IIS
4 1 (2.08%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) MS Visio
1 1 (2.08%) MS Office
1 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.42%) Office 365
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (43.75%) WAN
2 17 (35.42%) LAN
3 15 (31.25%) Firewall
4 12 (25.00%) Network Security
5 10 (20.83%) VPN
6 7 (14.58%) TCP/IP
7 6 (12.50%) Wireless
8 5 (10.42%) DNS
8 5 (10.42%) VLAN
9 4 (8.33%) DHCP
9 4 (8.33%) MPLS
10 3 (6.25%) DPNSS
10 3 (6.25%) RTP
10 3 (6.25%) Telnet
10 3 (6.25%) QSIG
10 3 (6.25%) Ethernet
10 3 (6.25%) FTP
10 3 (6.25%) PBX
10 3 (6.25%) IP Telephony
10 3 (6.25%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.17%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.08%) MySQL
General
1 3 (6.25%) Telecoms
1 3 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (2.08%) Military
2 1 (2.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (22.92%) Network Engineer
2 7 (14.58%) Consultant
2 7 (14.58%) Support Engineer
3 6 (12.50%) Architect
4 4 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (8.33%) Designer
4 4 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (8.33%) Analyst
5 3 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (6.25%) Voice Consultant
5 3 (6.25%) Project Engineer
5 3 (6.25%) Network Support
6 2 (4.17%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 2 (4.17%) Systems Test Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Test Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Help Desk Support
6 2 (4.17%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (4.17%) Network Support Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Help Desk Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) Blackberry
2 3 (6.25%) Handset
2 3 (6.25%) Streaming Video
2 3 (6.25%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (4.17%) IVR
3 2 (4.17%) Statistics
4 1 (2.08%) Clustering
4 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (29.17%) Windows
2 5 (10.42%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (8.33%) Windows 8
3 4 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (8.33%) Windows 7
3 4 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (6.25%) Linux
5 2 (4.17%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.08%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (16.67%) ITIL
2 4 (8.33%) Service Delivery
3 3 (6.25%) Validation
3 3 (6.25%) Load Balancing
3 3 (6.25%) Supplier Management
3 3 (6.25%) SIEM
3 3 (6.25%) Test Automation
4 2 (4.17%) Mentoring
4 2 (4.17%) Capacity Management
4 2 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (4.17%) Incident Management
4 2 (4.17%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (4.17%) Migration
4 2 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (4.17%) Service Management
5 1 (2.08%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.08%) CRM
5 1 (2.08%) ITSM
5 1 (2.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (2.08%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.08%) C
1 1 (2.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (29.17%) Security Cleared
2 10 (20.83%) DV Cleared
3 9 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (18.75%) CCNA
4 7 (14.58%) SC Cleared
5 4 (8.33%) CCNP
6 2 (4.17%) JNCIA
6 2 (4.17%) MCSE
6 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (2.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (2.08%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (2.08%) MCP
7 1 (2.08%) HND
7 1 (2.08%) MCSA
7 1 (2.08%) Degree
7 1 (2.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (2.08%) CCEE
System Software
1 11 (22.92%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.17%) Terminal Services
3 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (2.08%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (8.33%) SCCM
2 3 (6.25%) Iperf
3 2 (4.17%) AirWatch
4 1 (2.08%) SCVMM
4 1 (2.08%) Cisco LMS
Vendors
1 11 (22.92%) Cisco
2 8 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 7 (14.58%) Avaya
4 6 (12.50%) Citrix
5 4 (8.33%) McAfee
5 4 (8.33%) HP
6 3 (6.25%) Juniper
6 3 (6.25%) BT
7 2 (4.17%) Lotus
8 1 (2.08%) Dell
8 1 (2.08%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.08%) Remedy
8 1 (2.08%) SAP
8 1 (2.08%) VMware
8 1 (2.08%) Polycom
8 1 (2.08%) SonicWALL
8 1 (2.08%) Ruckus Wireless
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