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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telephony Engineer
Rank 625 621 612
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Telephony Engineer 15 19 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.028% 0.034% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.029% 0.036% 0.021%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 4
Median daily rate £178 £388 £299
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-54.19% +29.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £260 £152
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £449 £414
UK excluding London median daily rate £244 £369 £276
% change year-on-year
-33.89% +33.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £25.00 £16.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £16.25 -
% change year-on-year
+53.84% -

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
50938 53139 51380
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.74% 94.75% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 33216 33356 31629
Median daily rate £425 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £568 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.16% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1509 2051 2085
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

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 24 June 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 17 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 24 June 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 -7 10 £143 -63.22% 4
Scotland - 5 £300 -
Edinburgh - 4 £400 -
London -5 3 £115 -72.28%
West Midlands - 3 £143 -
Warwickshire - 3 £143 -
Tyne and Wear - 2 £300 -
North East - 2 £300 -
South East +2 1 - -
West Sussex -13 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £113 - 2
City of London - 1 - -
Sheffield - 1 £113 -
Chichester - 1 - -
South Yorkshire - 1 £113 -
North Lanarkshire - 1 £200 -
Motherwell - 1 £200 -

Telephony Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 18 (64.29%) Cisco
2 12 (42.86%) VoIP
3 9 (32.14%) Telecoms
4 8 (28.57%) WAN
5 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (21.43%) CCNA
6 6 (21.43%) ITIL
6 6 (21.43%) LAN
6 6 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (17.86%) Network Security
7 5 (17.86%) Cisco CUCM
7 5 (17.86%) CCNP
7 5 (17.86%) Avaya
7 5 (17.86%) BT
7 5 (17.86%) VMware
7 5 (17.86%) IP Telephony
8 4 (14.29%) Windows
8 4 (14.29%) PABX
8 4 (14.29%) Problem Management
8 4 (14.29%) Cisco UCCE
9 3 (10.71%) WFM
9 3 (10.71%) Verint
9 3 (10.71%) Workforce Optimisation
9 3 (10.71%) CCNP Voice
9 3 (10.71%) Genesys
9 3 (10.71%) Siemens
9 3 (10.71%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (10.71%) Finance
9 3 (10.71%) Banking
9 3 (10.71%) Handset

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 2 (7.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Communications & Networking
1 12 (42.86%) VoIP
2 8 (28.57%) WAN
3 6 (21.43%) LAN
4 5 (17.86%) IP Telephony
4 5 (17.86%) Network Security
5 4 (14.29%) PABX
6 2 (7.14%) 4G
6 2 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (7.14%) Cisco IPT
6 2 (7.14%) VPN
6 2 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (3.57%) Cisco ICM
7 1 (3.57%) Intranet
7 1 (3.57%) PBX
7 1 (3.57%) Skype
General
1 9 (32.14%) Telecoms
2 3 (10.71%) Banking
2 3 (10.71%) Finance
3 2 (7.14%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Handset
2 2 (7.14%) Blackberry
2 2 (7.14%) BYOD
2 2 (7.14%) iPad
2 2 (7.14%) iPhone
2 2 (7.14%) Smartphone
3 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.57%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.29%) Windows
2 2 (7.14%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) ITIL
2 4 (14.29%) Problem Management
3 3 (10.71%) Business Continuity
3 3 (10.71%) WFM
3 3 (10.71%) Workforce Optimisation
4 2 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (7.14%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.57%) Asset Management
5 1 (3.57%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.57%) High Availability
5 1 (3.57%) Identity Management
5 1 (3.57%) Migration
5 1 (3.57%) Network Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) CCNA
1 6 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (17.86%) CCNP
3 3 (10.71%) CCNP Voice
3 3 (10.71%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) SLA
2 1 (3.57%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (17.86%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (14.29%) Cisco UCCE
3 2 (7.14%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 18 (64.29%) Cisco
2 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (17.86%) Avaya
3 5 (17.86%) BT
3 5 (17.86%) VMware
4 3 (10.71%) Genesys
4 3 (10.71%) Siemens
4 3 (10.71%) Verint
5 2 (7.14%) Apple
5 2 (7.14%) Google
5 2 (7.14%) MobileIron
5 2 (7.14%) Polycom
6 1 (3.57%) HP
6 1 (3.57%) Mitel