The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sonus products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sonus over the 3 months to 23 July 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Sonus Networks, Inc.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sonus
Rank 638 638 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing Sonus 6 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.011% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.025% 0.024% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
24320 25103 23902
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.94% 44.08% 45.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 14874 14716 13207
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 807 1080 1056
Median hourly rate £19.61 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.94% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +2.85%

Sonus
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Sonus as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Sonus Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Sonus
Daily Rate Trend

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

Sonus Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Sonus
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Sonus Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Sonus
Top 9 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sonus within the UK over the 3 months to 23 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -24 6 - - 4
Hampshire +12 3 - -
South East 0 3 - -
London -6 1 - - 4
Yorkshire - 1 - -
North West - 1 - -
Hull - 1 - -
East Yorkshire - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 - -

Sonus
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Sonus also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Sonus.

1 13 (86.67%) Skype for Business
2 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
3 10 (66.67%) DNS
4 9 (60.00%) DHCP
4 9 (60.00%) Skype
5 8 (53.33%) Network Monitoring
5 8 (53.33%) Cisco
6 7 (46.67%) WAN
7 6 (40.00%) LAN
7 6 (40.00%) Wireless
7 6 (40.00%) Riverbed
8 5 (33.33%) SolarWinds
8 5 (33.33%) Unified Communications
8 5 (33.33%) Firewall
8 5 (33.33%) VLAN
8 5 (33.33%) Wireshark
8 5 (33.33%) SCOM
8 5 (33.33%) Network Security
8 5 (33.33%) Capacity Management
8 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
8 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
8 5 (33.33%) CheckPoint
9 4 (26.67%) Internet
9 4 (26.67%) Configuration Management
9 4 (26.67%) SQL
9 4 (26.67%) ITIL
9 4 (26.67%) Windows
9 4 (26.67%) Remedy
9 4 (26.67%) IP Telephony
9 4 (26.67%) Windows Server

Sonus
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (86.67%) Skype for Business
2 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (66.67%) DNS
2 9 (60.00%) DHCP
2 9 (60.00%) Skype
3 7 (46.67%) WAN
4 6 (40.00%) LAN
4 6 (40.00%) Wireless
5 5 (33.33%) Firewall
5 5 (33.33%) Network Security
5 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 5 (33.33%) Unified Communications
5 5 (33.33%) VLAN
5 5 (33.33%) Wireshark
6 4 (26.67%) Cisco IPT
6 4 (26.67%) Internet
6 4 (26.67%) IP Telephony
6 4 (26.67%) Reverse Proxy
7 3 (20.00%) MPLS
7 3 (20.00%) PBX
8 2 (13.33%) BGP
8 2 (13.33%) OSPF
General
1 1 (6.67%) Advertising
1 1 (6.67%) Dutch Language
1 1 (6.67%) French Language
1 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Lync Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco Network Specialist
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco Specialist
3 2 (13.33%) Network Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Network Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco Expert
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Network Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Network Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Security Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Security Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) Statistics
3 1 (6.67%) Handset
3 1 (6.67%) IVR
3 1 (6.67%) PKI
3 1 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
1 4 (26.67%) Windows Server
1 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Network Monitoring
2 5 (33.33%) Capacity Management
3 4 (26.67%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (26.67%) Configuration Management
3 4 (26.67%) ITIL
3 4 (26.67%) ITSM
3 4 (26.67%) Network Management
4 3 (20.00%) ITIL V3
5 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity
6 1 (6.67%) Change Management
6 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
6 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
6 1 (6.67%) Migration
6 1 (6.67%) Project Management
6 1 (6.67%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (13.33%) CCNA
2 2 (13.33%) CCNP
3 1 (6.67%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (26.67%) UAG
3 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) SCOM
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (53.33%) Cisco
3 6 (40.00%) Riverbed
4 5 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 5 (33.33%) SolarWinds
5 4 (26.67%) Brocade
5 4 (26.67%) LANDesk
5 4 (26.67%) Remedy
6 2 (13.33%) Polycom
7 1 (6.67%) Avaya
7 1 (6.67%) Citrix
7 1 (6.67%) Ericsson
7 1 (6.67%) F5
7 1 (6.67%) Infoblox
7 1 (6.67%) Meraki
7 1 (6.67%) Mitel
7 1 (6.67%) Nortel
7 1 (6.67%) Panasonic
7 1 (6.67%) Siemens
7 1 (6.67%) VMware
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