The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 38 43 32
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -11
Contract jobs citing VoIP 11 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 2.24% 0.68% 1.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.46% 3.16% 11.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 3
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UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £315 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £24.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-16.32% +8.88%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Swindon region.

Communications & Networking Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
96 95 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 19.55% 21.69% 15.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 71 28
Average daily rate £475 £450 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £250 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 4
Average hourly rate £17.50 £25.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £25.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.90 £25.00 £45.00
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 Swindon

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

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

VoIP
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

VoIP Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

VoIP
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VoIP across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

VoIP Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

VoIP
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

VoIP Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 9 (69.23%) Avaya
1 9 (69.23%) Security Cleared
2 8 (61.54%) SC Cleared
3 6 (46.15%) Network Security
3 6 (46.15%) IVR
4 5 (38.46%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (38.46%) DPNSS
4 5 (38.46%) QSIG
4 5 (38.46%) PBX
4 5 (38.46%) Cisco
5 3 (23.08%) WAN
5 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
5 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
5 3 (23.08%) Windows
5 3 (23.08%) CMS
5 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
5 3 (23.08%) WFM
5 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (15.38%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (15.38%) DV Cleared
6 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (15.38%) SolarWinds
6 2 (15.38%) Finance
6 2 (15.38%) Firewall
6 2 (15.38%) IBM Notes
6 2 (15.38%) LAN
6 2 (15.38%) VPN
6 2 (15.38%) CCNA
6 2 (15.38%) Lotus
6 2 (15.38%) Terminal Services

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
1 3 (23.08%) CMS
1 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (15.38%) IBM Notes
3 1 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) Network Security
2 5 (38.46%) PBX
2 5 (38.46%) DPNSS
2 5 (38.46%) QSIG
3 3 (23.08%) WAN
4 2 (15.38%) Firewall
4 2 (15.38%) VPN
4 2 (15.38%) LAN
5 1 (7.69%) Internet
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (7.69%) Unified Communications
5 1 (7.69%) Wireless
5 1 (7.69%) IP Telephony
5 1 (7.69%) SMTP
5 1 (7.69%) WLAN
General
1 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
3 1 (7.69%) Billing
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Designer
2 3 (23.08%) Lead Designer
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Test Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Voice Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) Network Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Support Manager
4 1 (7.69%) IT Support Manager
4 1 (7.69%) VoIP Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Avaya Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) IT Support
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco VoIP Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Voice Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Network Designer
4 1 (7.69%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) IVR
2 2 (15.38%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (7.69%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (23.08%) WFM
3 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
3 1 (7.69%) SIEM
3 1 (7.69%) Software Deployment
3 1 (7.69%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.69%) Asset Management
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL
3 1 (7.69%) PRINCE
3 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
3 1 (7.69%) Project Management
3 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (69.23%) Security Cleared
2 8 (61.54%) SC Cleared
3 2 (15.38%) DV Cleared
3 2 (15.38%) CCNA
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) Terminal Services
3 1 (7.69%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) MIMEsweeper
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco IPCC
1 1 (7.69%) Backup Exec
1 1 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (7.69%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Avaya
2 5 (38.46%) Cisco
3 2 (15.38%) SolarWinds
3 2 (15.38%) Lotus
3 2 (15.38%) Citrix
4 1 (7.69%) Symantec
4 1 (7.69%) McAfee
4 1 (7.69%) Websense
4 1 (7.69%) Toshiba
4 1 (7.69%) OpenText
4 1 (7.69%) VMware
4 1 (7.69%) LANDesk
4 1 (7.69%) Veeam
4 1 (7.69%) Verint
4 1 (7.69%) MobileIron
4 1 (7.69%) Juniper
4 1 (7.69%) Genesys
4 1 (7.69%) IBM
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.69%) HP