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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 95 114 131
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +17
Contract jobs citing VoIP 50 32 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.64% 1.00% 0.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.17% 8.08% 2.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 13 1
Median daily rate £318 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.05% +5.71%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 4
Median hourly rate £25.00 £42.50 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.17% +47.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £42.46 £16.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £49.19 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £20.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+58.53% +2.50%
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
545 396 408
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 17.92% 12.36% 13.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 324 230 241
Median daily rate £360 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 29 38
Median hourly rate £39.00 £35.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.85% +102.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £16.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £49.19 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.75 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+38.21% +7.62%

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing VoIP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 July 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VoIP across the South West region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

VoIP Hourly Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VoIP within the South West region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
Somerset - 16 £300 - 1
Wiltshire -1 14 £363 -23.68% 5
Bristol 0 7 £331 +176.04% 3
Devon +11 6 £250 -18.69%
Dorset -7 5 £400 - 2
Gloucestershire -2 2 £325 -16.66% 2
VoIP
England

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, 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 West region with a requirement for VoIP.

1 46 (52.27%) Cisco
2 39 (44.32%) LAN
2 39 (44.32%) WAN
3 38 (43.18%) Cisco Certification
4 34 (38.64%) Security Cleared
5 32 (36.36%) Firewall
6 29 (32.95%) SC Cleared
7 27 (30.68%) Wireless
7 27 (30.68%) CheckPoint
8 25 (28.41%) CCNP
9 24 (27.27%) ITIL
9 24 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
10 20 (22.73%) Fortinet
11 19 (21.59%) Microsoft
12 16 (18.18%) CCNA
13 14 (15.91%) Active Directory
13 14 (15.91%) VPN
14 13 (14.77%) Windows
14 13 (14.77%) Internet
15 12 (13.64%) Project Management
15 12 (13.64%) Unified Communications
16 11 (12.50%) Mitel
17 10 (11.36%) PABX
17 10 (11.36%) Juniper
17 10 (11.36%) TCP/IP
18 9 (10.23%) MS Excel
18 9 (10.23%) OSPF
18 9 (10.23%) Service Management
18 9 (10.23%) Telecoms
18 9 (10.23%) VMware

VoIP
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 6 (6.82%) MS Exchange
1 6 (6.82%) Skype for Business
2 2 (2.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (10.23%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.68%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.27%) MS Office
4 1 (1.14%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.14%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.14%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 39 (44.32%) LAN
1 39 (44.32%) WAN
2 32 (36.36%) Firewall
3 27 (30.68%) Wireless
4 24 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
5 14 (15.91%) VPN
6 13 (14.77%) Internet
7 12 (13.64%) Unified Communications
8 10 (11.36%) PABX
8 10 (11.36%) TCP/IP
9 9 (10.23%) OSPF
10 8 (9.09%) BGP
10 8 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
11 7 (7.95%) DHCP
11 7 (7.95%) DNS
11 7 (7.95%) OpenScape
12 6 (6.82%) MPLS
12 6 (6.82%) Skype
12 6 (6.82%) Spanning Tree
12 6 (6.82%) VLAN
General
1 9 (10.23%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.55%) Finance
3 3 (3.41%) Military
3 3 (3.41%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.14%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.14%) Back Office
4 1 (1.14%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (36.36%) Network Engineer
2 17 (19.32%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 15 (17.05%) Field Engineer
3 15 (17.05%) Network Field Engineer
4 13 (14.77%) Support Engineer
5 10 (11.36%) Analyst
5 10 (11.36%) Voice Engineer
6 7 (7.95%) Cisco Engineer
7 6 (6.82%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 6 (6.82%) Voice Support Engineer
8 5 (5.68%) Juniper Engineer
8 5 (5.68%) Senior Analyst
8 5 (5.68%) Senior Test Analyst
8 5 (5.68%) Support Technician
8 5 (5.68%) Test Analyst
8 5 (5.68%) Voice Support Technician
9 4 (4.55%) Architect
9 4 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (4.55%) Migration Engineer
9 4 (4.55%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.09%) Handset
1 8 (9.09%) IVR
2 7 (7.95%) Video Conferencing
3 6 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.55%) CESG
5 3 (3.41%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.27%) CMDB
6 2 (2.27%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.27%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.27%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.14%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.14%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.14%) Thin Client
7 1 (1.14%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (14.77%) Windows
2 9 (10.23%) Windows 7
3 4 (4.55%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.27%) Linux
4 2 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.14%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (27.27%) ITIL
2 12 (13.64%) Project Management
3 9 (10.23%) Service Management
4 7 (7.95%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (7.95%) Change Management
4 7 (7.95%) Configuration Management
4 7 (7.95%) Software Testing
4 7 (7.95%) Test Scripting
5 6 (6.82%) Infrastructure Management
5 6 (6.82%) Migration
5 6 (6.82%) Network Design
6 5 (5.68%) Patch Management
6 5 (5.68%) PRINCE2
6 5 (5.68%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (4.55%) Coaching
7 4 (4.55%) ITIL V3
7 4 (4.55%) Mentoring
7 4 (4.55%) Performance Optimisation
7 4 (4.55%) Process Management
7 4 (4.55%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.41%) SQL
2 1 (1.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 38 (43.18%) Cisco Certification
2 34 (38.64%) Security Cleared
3 29 (32.95%) SC Cleared
4 25 (28.41%) CCNP
5 16 (18.18%) CCNA
6 4 (4.55%) CCDP
7 3 (3.41%) JNCIA
7 3 (3.41%) JNCIP
8 2 (2.27%) DV Cleared
8 2 (2.27%) MCP
9 1 (1.14%) CCDA
9 1 (1.14%) MCSE
9 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.68%) SLA
2 1 (1.14%) JSP 440
2 1 (1.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (15.91%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.55%) BitLocker
2 4 (4.55%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (4.55%) UAG
2 4 (4.55%) XenApp
2 4 (4.55%) XenDesktop
3 2 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.14%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (7.95%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (4.55%) Cisco UCCX
3 3 (3.41%) SCCM
4 1 (1.14%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (1.14%) DameWare
Vendors
1 46 (52.27%) Cisco
2 27 (30.68%) CheckPoint
3 20 (22.73%) Fortinet
4 19 (21.59%) Microsoft
5 11 (12.50%) Mitel
6 10 (11.36%) Juniper
7 9 (10.23%) VMware
8 5 (5.68%) Dell
8 5 (5.68%) SonicWALL
8 5 (5.68%) Sophos
8 5 (5.68%) WatchGuard
9 4 (4.55%) AppSense
9 4 (4.55%) Avaya
9 4 (4.55%) BT
9 4 (4.55%) Canon
9 4 (4.55%) Citrix
9 4 (4.55%) F5
9 4 (4.55%) HP
10 3 (3.41%) Aruba
11 2 (2.27%) Veeam
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