The first table below looks at the demand for VoIP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Surrey region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 81 77 86
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +9
Contract jobs citing VoIP 9 6 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.63% 0.47% 1.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.93% 2.73% 7.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 3
Average daily rate £124 £388 £201
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-68.06% +93.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £204 £136
10% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £418 £240
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £300 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Average hourly rate - £25.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -32.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £19.63 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-13.37% -4.26%
Communications & Networking Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
229 220 281
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 15.90% 17.31% 16.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 102 119
Average daily rate £363 £335 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.20% -4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £133 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £480 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 18 32
Average hourly rate £15.50 £18.00 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.88% -37.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.60 £11.50 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -18.18%
VoIP
South East

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

VoIP
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

VoIP Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

VoIP
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VoIP across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

VoIP Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

VoIP
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

VoIP Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

VoIP
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VoIP within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Guildford +2 2 - -
Reigate - 2 £120 -
Staines - - - -
Weybridge - - - -
Leatherhead - - - -
Dorking - - - -
Egham - - - -
VoIP
South East

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 7 (50.00%) Windows
1 7 (50.00%) WAN
2 6 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 6 (42.86%) ITIL
2 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 6 (42.86%) Windows 7
3 5 (35.71%) Firewall
3 5 (35.71%) Cisco
3 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
3 5 (35.71%) Avaya
3 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
3 5 (35.71%) LAN
3 5 (35.71%) MS Office
4 4 (28.57%) VPN
5 3 (21.43%) Maximo
5 3 (21.43%) Incident Management
5 3 (21.43%) Load Balancing
5 3 (21.43%) ITIL V2
5 3 (21.43%) SLA
5 3 (21.43%) Juniper
5 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
5 3 (21.43%) Change Management
5 3 (21.43%) Internet
6 2 (14.29%) MPLS
6 2 (14.29%) OSPF
6 2 (14.29%) Ericsson
6 2 (14.29%) Nokia
6 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (14.29%) BGP

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
3 1 (7.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) MS Office
1 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) WAN
2 5 (35.71%) LAN
2 5 (35.71%) Firewall
3 4 (28.57%) VPN
4 3 (21.43%) Internet
5 2 (14.29%) MPLS
5 2 (14.29%) OSPF
5 2 (14.29%) BGP
5 2 (14.29%) RSVP
5 2 (14.29%) Ethernet
5 2 (14.29%) SNMP
5 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 2 (14.29%) UMTS
5 2 (14.29%) Cisco PIX
5 2 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (14.29%) LTE
5 2 (14.29%) IPsec
5 2 (14.29%) FWSM
5 2 (14.29%) HSRP
5 2 (14.29%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Analyst
2 6 (42.86%) Service Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Operations Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Network Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (14.29%) Architect
5 2 (14.29%) Desktop Support
5 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (7.14%) Server Support
6 1 (7.14%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Network Support Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Network Support Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Desktop Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Network Support
6 1 (7.14%) Administrator
6 1 (7.14%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) ODBC
1 1 (7.14%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Blackberry
1 2 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (7.14%) Smartphone
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) Windows 7
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (7.14%) Ubuntu
4 1 (7.14%) Linux
4 1 (7.14%) Windows 2000
4 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) ITIL
2 3 (21.43%) Change Management
2 3 (21.43%) ITIL V2
2 3 (21.43%) Incident Management
2 3 (21.43%) Load Balancing
3 2 (14.29%) Network Architecture
3 2 (14.29%) Network Management
3 2 (14.29%) Validation
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
1 1 (7.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) MCSA
1 2 (14.29%) CCIE
1 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) vSphere
3 1 (7.14%) VMware ESX
3 1 (7.14%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) WSUS
1 1 (7.14%) SCCM
1 1 (7.14%) SCOM
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 5 (35.71%) Avaya
2 5 (35.71%) Cisco
3 3 (21.43%) Juniper
4 2 (14.29%) Radware
4 2 (14.29%) VMware
4 2 (14.29%) Redback
4 2 (14.29%) Huawei
4 2 (14.29%) Ericsson
4 2 (14.29%) Nokia
5 1 (7.14%) Siemens
5 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
5 1 (7.14%) Apple
5 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
5 1 (7.14%) McAfee
5 1 (7.14%) Dell
5 1 (7.14%) Nortel
5 1 (7.14%) Citrix
5 1 (7.14%) Polycom
5 1 (7.14%) CommVault