The table below looks at the statistics for Q.931 skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Q.931 over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Q.931
Rank - 599 571
Contract jobs citing Q.931 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - 0.002% 0.002%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.013% 0.014%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £215
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7898 7575 7003
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 13.84% 13.85% 13.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 4526 4040 3609
Average daily rate £375 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +4.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 479 415 477
Average hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £11.97 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+7.62% -21.56%

Q.931
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Q.931 within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Q.931 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Q.931
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Q.931 within the UK.

Q.931 Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Q.931
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Q.931 within the UK.

Q.931 Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Q.931
Top 19 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Q.931 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 Q.931.

1 4 (66.67%) DPNSS
2 3 (50.00%) PBX
2 3 (50.00%) VoIP
2 3 (50.00%) INAP
3 2 (33.33%) ISDN
3 2 (33.33%) Wireless
3 2 (33.33%) BT
3 2 (33.33%) SS7
3 2 (33.33%) TCAP
3 2 (33.33%) ISUP
3 2 (33.33%) Huawei
3 2 (33.33%) Dependency Management
3 2 (33.33%) Data Structures
4 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (16.67%) Avaya
4 1 (16.67%) Avaya Certification
4 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) SQL

Q.931
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Q.931 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 Q.931. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) DPNSS
2 3 (50.00%) PBX
2 3 (50.00%) VoIP
2 3 (50.00%) INAP
3 2 (33.33%) Wireless
3 2 (33.33%) SS7
3 2 (33.33%) TCAP
3 2 (33.33%) ISUP
3 2 (33.33%) ISDN
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) NOC Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Solutions Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Voice Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Pre Sales Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Sales Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Support
2 1 (16.67%) Coordinator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Structures
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Dependency Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Avaya Certification
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) BT
1 2 (33.33%) Huawei
2 1 (16.67%) Avaya
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