The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 73 76 73
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Contract jobs citing VoIP 21 15 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.47% 1.17% 1.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.75% 6.64% 5.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 9 6
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.69% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £271 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £425 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £318 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.93% +5.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Average hourly rate - £135.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +260.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £24.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-16.32% +8.88%
VoIP
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

Communications & Networking Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
240 226 242
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 16.83% 17.70% 19.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 122 167
Average daily rate £350 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £513 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 8 18
Average hourly rate £16.75 £26.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.57% -30.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £22.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-4.33% -4.25%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 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
Guildford +3 7 £400 +11.11%
Reigate -1 2 £350 +27.27%
Woking +3 1 £145 -
VoIP
South East

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 18 (52.94%) Windows
2 13 (38.24%) LAN
2 13 (38.24%) WAN
2 13 (38.24%) Cisco
3 12 (35.29%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (32.35%) ITIL
5 10 (29.41%) Firewall
6 9 (26.47%) Unified Communications
7 8 (23.53%) Microsoft
8 7 (20.59%) CCNA
8 7 (20.59%) Internet
8 7 (20.59%) TCP/IP
8 7 (20.59%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (20.59%) Lync
9 6 (17.65%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (17.65%) VMware
9 6 (17.65%) Active Directory
10 5 (14.71%) CCNP
10 5 (14.71%) OSPF
10 5 (14.71%) BGP
10 5 (14.71%) VPN
10 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (14.71%) Mitel
10 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure
11 4 (11.76%) Video Conferencing
11 4 (11.76%) Data Centre
11 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (11.76%) IP Telephony
11 4 (11.76%) Network Design

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 7 (20.59%) Lync
2 3 (8.82%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.88%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) MS Office
1 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.88%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) SaaS
1 3 (8.82%) PaaS
1 3 (8.82%) IaaS
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (38.24%) LAN
1 13 (38.24%) WAN
2 10 (29.41%) Firewall
3 9 (26.47%) Unified Communications
4 7 (20.59%) Internet
4 7 (20.59%) TCP/IP
5 6 (17.65%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (14.71%) VPN
6 5 (14.71%) OSPF
6 5 (14.71%) BGP
7 4 (11.76%) EIGRP
7 4 (11.76%) DNS
7 4 (11.76%) WLAN
7 4 (11.76%) IP Telephony
8 3 (8.82%) Broadband
8 3 (8.82%) DHCP
9 2 (5.88%) TACACS
9 2 (5.88%) NetScreen
9 2 (5.88%) FCAPS
9 2 (5.88%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) MySQL
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (8.82%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.88%) Japanese Language
3 1 (2.94%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.94%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (20.59%) Network Engineer
2 6 (17.65%) Analyst
3 4 (11.76%) Architect
3 4 (11.76%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (11.76%) Enterprise Architect
3 4 (11.76%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
4 3 (8.82%) Voice Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (8.82%) Support Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Help Desk Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Support Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Project Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Desktop Support
5 2 (5.88%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Desktop Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (11.76%) Data Centre
2 4 (11.76%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (8.82%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.88%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.94%) IVR
5 1 (2.94%) PMI
5 1 (2.94%) NHS
5 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 18 (52.94%) Windows
2 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (11.76%) Linux
3 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (8.82%) HPUX
4 3 (8.82%) Solaris
5 1 (2.94%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.94%) CentOS
5 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) ITIL
2 4 (11.76%) Network Design
3 3 (8.82%) Migration
4 2 (5.88%) Data Management
4 2 (5.88%) TOGAF
4 2 (5.88%) Project Management
4 2 (5.88%) Service Management
4 2 (5.88%) CMMI
4 2 (5.88%) PRINCE2
4 2 (5.88%) CRM
4 2 (5.88%) ERP
4 2 (5.88%) B2B
4 2 (5.88%) Six Sigma
4 2 (5.88%) Incident Management
4 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (5.88%) QMS
5 1 (2.94%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (2.94%) Business Transformation
5 1 (2.94%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (2.94%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (35.29%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (20.59%) CCNA
3 5 (14.71%) CCNP
4 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (8.82%) Degree
5 2 (5.88%) MBA
5 2 (5.88%) Network+ Certification
5 2 (5.88%) JNCIS
5 2 (5.88%) A+ Certification
5 2 (5.88%) MCSA
6 1 (2.94%) MCSE
6 1 (2.94%) PMP
6 1 (2.94%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) SLA
1 2 (5.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (17.65%) Active Directory
2 5 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (8.82%) Hyper-V
4 2 (5.88%) Terminal Services
5 1 (2.94%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (2.94%) Firmware
5 1 (2.94%) vSphere
5 1 (2.94%) UAG
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) SolarWinds Orion
1 2 (5.88%) SCCM
2 1 (2.94%) SCOM
2 1 (2.94%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (2.94%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (2.94%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 13 (38.24%) Cisco
2 8 (23.53%) Microsoft
3 6 (17.65%) VMware
4 5 (14.71%) Mitel
5 4 (11.76%) CheckPoint
5 4 (11.76%) HP
5 4 (11.76%) Citrix
6 3 (8.82%) Sun
6 3 (8.82%) Oracle
7 2 (5.88%) SolarWinds
7 2 (5.88%) F5
7 2 (5.88%) Avaya
7 2 (5.88%) Juniper
8 1 (2.94%) Siemens
8 1 (2.94%) Apple
8 1 (2.94%) IBM
8 1 (2.94%) BT
8 1 (2.94%) Blue Coat