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 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 74 70 67
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -3
Contract jobs citing VoIP 16 18 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.28% 1.43% 1.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.02% 8.87% 9.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 11 3
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£375 £275 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -32.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £120 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £425 £441
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £298
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +0.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 14
Average hourly rate £15.50 £74.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-79.19% +98.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £17.63 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+24.82% -29.50%
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
266 203 208
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 21.26% 16.18% 16.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 105 106
Average daily rate £388 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £160 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 19 31
Average hourly rate £15.50 £19.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.42% -49.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £18.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+28.37% -26.00%

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 7 July 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 7 July 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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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 +4 9 £350 -8.49% 3
Woking +13 1 £145 - 4
Staines - 1 £135 - 2
Walton-on-Thames - 1 - -
VoIP
South East

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 16 (51.61%) WAN
2 13 (41.94%) Firewall
3 11 (35.48%) LAN
3 11 (35.48%) TCP/IP
3 11 (35.48%) VPN
3 11 (35.48%) Windows
4 10 (32.26%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (32.26%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (25.81%) Cisco
5 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
6 7 (22.58%) CCNA
6 7 (22.58%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (19.35%) CRM
7 6 (19.35%) Broadband
8 5 (16.13%) MS Excel
8 5 (16.13%) ITIL
8 5 (16.13%) DNS
8 5 (16.13%) Active Directory
8 5 (16.13%) Lync
9 4 (12.90%) Unified Communications
9 4 (12.90%) Office 365
9 4 (12.90%) Citrix
9 4 (12.90%) CheckPoint
9 4 (12.90%) OSPF
9 4 (12.90%) BGP
9 4 (12.90%) EIGRP
9 4 (12.90%) CCNP
9 4 (12.90%) MCSE
10 3 (9.68%) MCSA
10 3 (9.68%) A+ Certification

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 5 (16.13%) Lync
2 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (16.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.90%) Office 365
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (51.61%) WAN
2 13 (41.94%) Firewall
3 11 (35.48%) LAN
3 11 (35.48%) TCP/IP
3 11 (35.48%) VPN
4 6 (19.35%) Broadband
5 5 (16.13%) DNS
6 4 (12.90%) OSPF
6 4 (12.90%) BGP
6 4 (12.90%) EIGRP
6 4 (12.90%) Unified Communications
7 3 (9.68%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (9.68%) IP Telephony
7 3 (9.68%) Internet
7 3 (9.68%) DHCP
8 2 (6.45%) WLAN
8 2 (6.45%) SSL
8 2 (6.45%) SAN
8 2 (6.45%) 3G
8 2 (6.45%) IPsec
General
1 3 (9.68%) Telecoms
1 3 (9.68%) Japanese Language
2 2 (6.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) Analyst
2 7 (22.58%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (12.90%) Help Desk Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) Support Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Network Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Service Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Voice Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Desktop Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Network Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Project Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Desktop Support
5 2 (6.45%) Support Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Architect
6 1 (3.23%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 10 (32.26%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.45%) IVR
2 2 (6.45%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (3.23%) NHS
3 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (35.48%) Windows
2 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (6.45%) Windows XP
3 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.23%) UNIX
4 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.23%) AIX
4 1 (3.23%) Solaris
4 1 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (19.35%) CRM
2 5 (16.13%) ITIL
3 3 (9.68%) B2B
3 3 (9.68%) Migration
3 3 (9.68%) Network Design
4 2 (6.45%) Incident Management
4 2 (6.45%) Load Balancing
4 2 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (6.45%) Project Management
4 2 (6.45%) PRINCE2
4 2 (6.45%) ERP
5 1 (3.23%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.23%) Data Management
5 1 (3.23%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (32.26%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (22.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (22.58%) CCNA
3 4 (12.90%) CCNP
3 4 (12.90%) MCSE
4 3 (9.68%) MCSA
4 3 (9.68%) A+ Certification
4 3 (9.68%) Network+ Certification
5 2 (6.45%) JNCIS
6 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) SLA
2 1 (3.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (16.13%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.45%) vSphere
3 1 (3.23%) UAG
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) SCCM
1 2 (6.45%) Cisco UCCX
1 2 (6.45%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (3.23%) SCOM
2 1 (3.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 8 (25.81%) Cisco
1 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.90%) Citrix
2 4 (12.90%) CheckPoint
3 3 (9.68%) Avaya
3 3 (9.68%) Mitel
4 2 (6.45%) VMware
4 2 (6.45%) F5
4 2 (6.45%) Juniper
5 1 (3.23%) BT
5 1 (3.23%) HP
5 1 (3.23%) IBM
5 1 (3.23%) Blue Coat