The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Telephony Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telephony Engineer
Rank 608 625 625
Rank change year-on-year
+17 0
Contract jobs requiring a Telephony Engineer 19 12 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.038% 0.022% 0.042%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.040% 0.023% 0.045%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 14
Median daily rate £325 £438 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.71% +45.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £289 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £404 £480 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £381 £300
% change year-on-year
-14.75% +27.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £14.00 £12.35 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.36% -43.86%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £12.35 £22.00
% change year-on-year
- -43.86%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47494 51855 53478
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.80% 93.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 31084 33012 33811
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.31% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1664 2028 2194
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £43.00 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.79%

Telephony Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Telephony Engineer in the job title.

Telephony Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Telephony Engineer
Daily Rate Trend

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

Telephony Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Telephony Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Telephony Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

Telephony Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Telephony Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Telephony Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Telephony Engineer
Top 14 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Telephony Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 5 December 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 +6 16 £325 -13.33% 2
London +1 11 - - 1
Yorkshire +14 3 £325 - 1
York - 3 £325 -
North Yorkshire - 3 £325 -
Nottinghamshire - 2 £394 -
Nottingham - 2 £394 -
East Midlands - 2 £394 -
Scotland - 2 £243 -
Edinburgh - 1 £160 -
Glasgow - 1 £325 -
Wales - 1 £400 -
Cardiff - 1 £400 -
South Wales - 1 £400 -

Telephony Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, Telephony Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Telephony Engineer in the job title.

1 28 (59.57%) Cisco
2 26 (55.32%) VoIP
3 16 (34.04%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (34.04%) Avaya
4 15 (31.91%) Cisco CUCM
4 15 (31.91%) CCNA
5 13 (27.66%) Finance
6 11 (23.40%) CCNP
7 10 (21.28%) Cisco UCCE
7 10 (21.28%) VLAN
7 10 (21.28%) Cisco UCCX
7 10 (21.28%) Palo Alto
7 10 (21.28%) CheckPoint
7 10 (21.28%) EIGRP
7 10 (21.28%) CCVP
7 10 (21.28%) Banking
7 10 (21.28%) Red Box
8 9 (19.15%) IP Telephony
8 9 (19.15%) Telecoms
9 7 (14.89%) Skype
9 7 (14.89%) Video Conferencing
9 7 (14.89%) Active Directory
10 6 (12.77%) Wi-Fi
10 6 (12.77%) Cisco IPT
10 6 (12.77%) Incident Management
11 5 (10.64%) Polycom
11 5 (10.64%) Skype for Business
11 5 (10.64%) Mitel
11 5 (10.64%) Firewall
11 5 (10.64%) Windows

Telephony Engineer Skill Set
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 5 (10.64%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (2.13%) IIS
2 1 (2.13%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) Office 365
2 1 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 26 (55.32%) VoIP
2 10 (21.28%) EIGRP
2 10 (21.28%) VLAN
3 9 (19.15%) IP Telephony
4 7 (14.89%) Skype
5 6 (12.77%) Cisco IPT
5 6 (12.77%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (10.64%) Firewall
7 4 (8.51%) PABX
8 3 (6.38%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (6.38%) Intranet
8 3 (6.38%) Telepresence
8 3 (6.38%) WAN
9 2 (4.26%) Cisco ISE
9 2 (4.26%) LAN
9 2 (4.26%) Unified Communications
9 2 (4.26%) Wireless
10 1 (2.13%) 4G
10 1 (2.13%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (2.13%) NetScaler
General
1 13 (27.66%) Finance
2 10 (21.28%) Banking
3 9 (19.15%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.26%) Back Office
4 2 (4.26%) Billing
5 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.13%) Multimedia
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.89%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (4.26%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.13%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.13%) BYOD
3 1 (2.13%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.13%) Handset
3 1 (2.13%) iPad
3 1 (2.13%) iPhone
3 1 (2.13%) IVR
3 1 (2.13%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.64%) Windows
2 4 (8.51%) Windows Server
2 4 (8.51%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.13%) Android
3 1 (2.13%) Linux
3 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (12.77%) Incident Management
2 3 (6.38%) Identity Management
3 2 (4.26%) Infrastructure Transformation
4 1 (2.13%) Change Management
4 1 (2.13%) Configuration Management
4 1 (2.13%) Fault Analysis
4 1 (2.13%) ITIL
4 1 (2.13%) ITIL V3
4 1 (2.13%) Line Management
4 1 (2.13%) Load Balancing
4 1 (2.13%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (34.04%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (31.91%) CCNA
3 11 (23.40%) CCNP
4 10 (21.28%) CCVP
5 2 (4.26%) JNCIA
6 1 (2.13%) CCNP Voice
6 1 (2.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) PCI DSS
1 2 (4.26%) SLA
2 1 (2.13%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 7 (14.89%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (31.91%) Cisco CUCM
2 10 (21.28%) Cisco UCCE
2 10 (21.28%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (2.13%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 28 (59.57%) Cisco
2 16 (34.04%) Avaya
3 10 (21.28%) CheckPoint
3 10 (21.28%) Palo Alto
3 10 (21.28%) Red Box
4 5 (10.64%) Mitel
4 5 (10.64%) Polycom
5 4 (8.51%) Microsoft
5 4 (8.51%) Verint
6 3 (6.38%) Fortinet
6 3 (6.38%) HP
7 2 (4.26%) Genesys
7 2 (4.26%) Juniper
7 2 (4.26%) Meraki
7 2 (4.26%) Siemens
8 1 (2.13%) Apple
8 1 (2.13%) Brocade
8 1 (2.13%) Google
8 1 (2.13%) MobileIron
8 1 (2.13%) VMware