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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 97 112 103
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -9
Contract jobs citing VoIP 48 11 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.46% 0.47% 0.89%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.06% 3.51% 6.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 8 11
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£350 £303 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.70% -23.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £246 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £365 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
- -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 0 1
Average hourly rate £20.00 - £190.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £21.10 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-12.32% +0.47%
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
477 313 374
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 14.49% 13.25% 13.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 264 156 190
Average daily rate £338 £300 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £175 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £450 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 34 38
Average hourly rate £23.50 £20.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.50% -42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.50 £13.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £34.50 £190.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £20.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+14.63% -2.38%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VoIP within the South West region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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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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
Wiltshire -1 18 £375 +23.45% 3
Gloucestershire - 9 £200 - 2
Somerset - 9 £400 - 6
Devon -2 6 £225 -35.45% 2
Bristol -11 4 - -
Dorset +1 1 £210 -10.63% 3
VoIP
England

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 37 (59.68%) Cisco
2 30 (48.39%) WAN
3 26 (41.94%) Windows
4 23 (37.10%) Cisco Certification
5 22 (35.48%) LAN
6 19 (30.65%) Security Cleared
7 17 (27.42%) Firewall
8 16 (25.81%) CCNA
8 16 (25.81%) VPN
9 15 (24.19%) Wireless
10 12 (19.35%) Microsoft
10 12 (19.35%) ITIL
10 12 (19.35%) Windows 7
11 11 (17.74%) SC Cleared
11 11 (17.74%) Microsoft Certification
11 11 (17.74%) Telecoms
12 9 (14.52%) MCSE
12 9 (14.52%) MS Exchange
12 9 (14.52%) DV Cleared
12 9 (14.52%) Network Security
13 8 (12.90%) SharePoint
13 8 (12.90%) SQL
14 7 (11.29%) VMware
14 7 (11.29%) WLAN
14 7 (11.29%) JSP 440
15 6 (9.68%) Video Conferencing
15 6 (9.68%) Cisco PIX
15 6 (9.68%) SolarWinds
15 6 (9.68%) Fibre Channel
15 6 (9.68%) Network Monitoring

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 9 (14.52%) MS Exchange
2 8 (12.90%) SharePoint
3 4 (6.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.61%) CMS
5 1 (1.61%) Lync
5 1 (1.61%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (3.23%) MS Office
2 1 (1.61%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.23%) Office 365
2 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 30 (48.39%) WAN
2 22 (35.48%) LAN
3 17 (27.42%) Firewall
4 16 (25.81%) VPN
5 15 (24.19%) Wireless
6 9 (14.52%) Network Security
7 7 (11.29%) WLAN
8 6 (9.68%) Cisco PIX
8 6 (9.68%) Fibre Channel
8 6 (9.68%) TCP/IP
9 5 (8.06%) IP Telephony
9 5 (8.06%) VLAN
9 5 (8.06%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (8.06%) MPLS
10 4 (6.45%) Internet
11 3 (4.84%) Cisco IOS
11 3 (4.84%) DNS
11 3 (4.84%) PBX
11 3 (4.84%) DHCP
11 3 (4.84%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Metasploit
General
1 11 (17.74%) Telecoms
2 5 (8.06%) Military
2 5 (8.06%) Finance
3 1 (1.61%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 20 (32.26%) Network Engineer
2 10 (16.13%) Analyst
3 9 (14.52%) Operations Engineer
4 8 (12.90%) Support Engineer
5 6 (9.68%) Systems Analyst
5 6 (9.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (9.68%) Cisco Analyst
6 4 (6.45%) Project Manager
7 3 (4.84%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (4.84%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (3.23%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 2 (3.23%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
8 2 (3.23%) VoIP Project Manager
8 2 (3.23%) Designer
8 2 (3.23%) Business Analyst
8 2 (3.23%) Desktop Support
8 2 (3.23%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 2 (3.23%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 2 (3.23%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.45%) JSP
2 1 (1.61%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.61%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.68%) Video Conferencing
2 5 (8.06%) Blackberry
2 5 (8.06%) Open Source
3 4 (6.45%) Handset
4 2 (3.23%) IVR
5 1 (1.61%) Streaming Video
5 1 (1.61%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.61%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 26 (41.94%) Windows
2 12 (19.35%) Windows 7
3 6 (9.68%) Windows XP
4 5 (8.06%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (8.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.23%) Windows 8
6 2 (3.23%) Linux
7 1 (1.61%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.61%) UNIX
7 1 (1.61%) Windows Phone 7
7 1 (1.61%) Windows Phone
7 1 (1.61%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (19.35%) ITIL
2 6 (9.68%) Network Monitoring
2 6 (9.68%) E-Commerce
3 4 (6.45%) Project Management
4 3 (4.84%) Service Delivery
5 2 (3.23%) PRINCE2
5 2 (3.23%) Network Design
5 2 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (1.61%) Migration
6 1 (1.61%) Service Management
6 1 (1.61%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (1.61%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (1.61%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (1.61%) Business Analysis
6 1 (1.61%) Supplier Management
6 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (1.61%) ERP
6 1 (1.61%) CRM
6 1 (1.61%) SIEM
6 1 (1.61%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.90%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (37.10%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (30.65%) Security Cleared
3 16 (25.81%) CCNA
4 11 (17.74%) SC Cleared
4 11 (17.74%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (14.52%) MCSE
5 9 (14.52%) DV Cleared
6 5 (8.06%) CCNP
7 3 (4.84%) CCVP
7 3 (4.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.61%) CISA
8 1 (1.61%) CISM
8 1 (1.61%) JNCIA
8 1 (1.61%) JNCIP
8 1 (1.61%) CISSP
8 1 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.29%) JSP 440
2 5 (8.06%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (4.84%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.23%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.61%) Snort
3 1 (1.61%) NFS
3 1 (1.61%) XenApp
3 1 (1.61%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.61%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) Nessus
1 1 (1.61%) SCCM
Vendors
1 37 (59.68%) Cisco
2 12 (19.35%) Microsoft
3 7 (11.29%) VMware
4 6 (9.68%) SolarWinds
4 6 (9.68%) McAfee
4 6 (9.68%) HP
4 6 (9.68%) Avaya
4 6 (9.68%) Juniper
4 6 (9.68%) Nokia
4 6 (9.68%) CheckPoint
5 5 (8.06%) SonicWALL
6 4 (6.45%) Polycom
7 3 (4.84%) Citrix
8 2 (3.23%) hybris
8 2 (3.23%) 3PAR
8 2 (3.23%) Apple
8 2 (3.23%) WatchGuard
8 2 (3.23%) BT
9 1 (1.61%) Brocade
9 1 (1.61%) SAP
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