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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 87 68 85
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +17
Contract jobs citing VoIP 11 22 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.91% 1.54% 0.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.51% 7.21% 3.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 15 5
Average daily rate £350 £225 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% -13.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £121 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £412 £280
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £339 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.32% +12.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £25.00 £18.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +35.86%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.13 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+100.71% -7.89%
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
313 305 210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 25.98% 21.36% 16.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 146 96
Average daily rate £388 £325 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -5.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £185 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £491 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 14 21
Average hourly rate £43.00 £20.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+115.00% +8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £16.96 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.11 £107.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +5 2 £350 - 1
Leatherhead -17 1 £345 +53.33%
Oxted - 1 - -
Staines - 1 £125 -
VoIP
South East

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 (66.67%) Windows
2 16 (59.26%) LAN
2 16 (59.26%) WAN
3 12 (44.44%) Cisco
3 12 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 10 (37.04%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (33.33%) VPN
5 9 (33.33%) Citrix
6 8 (29.63%) Linux
6 8 (29.63%) Wi-Fi
6 8 (29.63%) Data Centre
6 8 (29.63%) Windows Server
7 7 (25.93%) VMware
7 7 (25.93%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (25.93%) ITIL
7 7 (25.93%) Active Directory
8 6 (22.22%) Internet
8 6 (22.22%) MS Exchange
9 5 (18.52%) Firewall
9 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (18.52%) HP
9 5 (18.52%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (14.81%) TCP/IP
10 4 (14.81%) SAN
10 4 (14.81%) CommVault
10 4 (14.81%) DNS
10 4 (14.81%) B2B
10 4 (14.81%) SQL
10 4 (14.81%) PowerShell
10 4 (14.81%) SCCM

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 3 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 2 (7.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 3 (11.11%) MS Office
2 2 (7.41%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) IaaS
1 4 (14.81%) PaaS
2 3 (11.11%) Office 365
2 3 (11.11%) SaaS
3 1 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (59.26%) LAN
1 16 (59.26%) WAN
2 9 (33.33%) VPN
3 8 (29.63%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (22.22%) Internet
5 5 (18.52%) Firewall
6 4 (14.81%) DNS
6 4 (14.81%) SAN
6 4 (14.81%) TCP/IP
6 4 (14.81%) Unified Communications
7 3 (11.11%) DHCP
7 3 (11.11%) NAS
7 3 (11.11%) PABX
7 3 (11.11%) WLAN
8 2 (7.41%) Broadband
8 2 (7.41%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (7.41%) FCAPS
8 2 (7.41%) TACACS
9 1 (3.70%) Junos
9 1 (3.70%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (11.11%) OLTP
1 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.41%) MySQL
General
1 4 (14.81%) Telecoms
2 3 (11.11%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Retail
3 2 (7.41%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (22.22%) Architect
1 6 (22.22%) Enterprise Architect
2 5 (18.52%) Analyst
2 5 (18.52%) Desktop Support
2 5 (18.52%) Support Analyst
2 5 (18.52%) Support Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (14.81%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (14.81%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 3 (11.11%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (11.11%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
4 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Network Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Desktop Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) COM
2 1 (3.70%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 10 (37.04%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (29.63%) Data Centre
3 3 (11.11%) BYOD
3 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
4 2 (7.41%) Blackberry
4 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.70%) IVR
5 1 (3.70%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 18 (66.67%) Windows
2 8 (29.63%) Linux
2 8 (29.63%) Windows Server
3 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (14.81%) Android
4 4 (14.81%) Apple iOS
4 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (11.11%) HPUX
5 3 (11.11%) Solaris
5 3 (11.11%) Windows 7
6 2 (7.41%) Windows 8
6 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (7.41%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) ITIL
2 4 (14.81%) B2B
3 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (11.11%) DevOps
3 3 (11.11%) Presales
3 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (7.41%) CMMI
4 2 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (7.41%) QMS
4 2 (7.41%) Service Management
4 2 (7.41%) Six Sigma
4 2 (7.41%) TOGAF
5 1 (3.70%) Data Management
5 1 (3.70%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.70%) PRINCE
5 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.70%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (3.70%) SOA
5 1 (3.70%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.81%) PowerShell
1 4 (14.81%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (11.11%) CCNA
2 3 (11.11%) Degree
3 2 (7.41%) MBA
4 1 (3.70%) CCA
4 1 (3.70%) CCNP
4 1 (3.70%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (3.70%) MCSE
4 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (25.93%) Active Directory
1 7 (25.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (14.81%) Hyper-V
3 2 (7.41%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) SCCM
1 4 (14.81%) WSUS
2 2 (7.41%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (3.70%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (3.70%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 12 (44.44%) Cisco
1 12 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 9 (33.33%) Citrix
3 7 (25.93%) VMware
4 5 (18.52%) HP
5 4 (14.81%) CommVault
5 4 (14.81%) RightFax
6 3 (11.11%) Mitel
6 3 (11.11%) Oracle
6 3 (11.11%) Sun
7 2 (7.41%) SolarWinds
8 1 (3.70%) Apple
8 1 (3.70%) Aruba
8 1 (3.70%) CheckPoint
8 1 (3.70%) NetApp
8 1 (3.70%) Siemens