The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Voice Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Voice Engineer
Rank 592 575 548
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -27
Contract jobs requiring a Voice Engineer 68 99 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.17% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.18% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 53 35
Median daily rate £314 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.55% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £500 £519
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £353 £375
% change year-on-year
-14.89% -6.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
Median hourly rate £21.50 £17.00 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.47% -49.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £17.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+26.47% -49.25%

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
51171 54063 51068
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.77% 94.76% 94.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 33246 34265 30949
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1562 2016 2062
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.60 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +0.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.58 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

Voice Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Voice Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Voice Engineer
Daily Rate Trend

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

Voice Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Voice Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Voice Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

Voice Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Voice Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Voice Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Voice Engineer
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Voice Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 27 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 -40 65 £315 -19.23% 11
London -28 15 £344 -19.11% 7
Yorkshire +11 14 £354 - 1
South West +13 11 £308 -
South East -27 8 £360 +2.85% 2
Somerset - 8 £300 -
Taunton - 7 £300 -
North West -1 6 £275 -31.25%
West Midlands - 6 £215 -
West Yorkshire 0 5 £360 -
Berkshire -8 5 - -
Cheshire - 5 £275 -
Warwickshire - 5 £215 -
Crewe - 5 £275 -
Leeds +1 4 £360 -
East of England +21 3 £300 -17.24%
South Yorkshire - 3 £448 - 1
North Yorkshire - 3 £263 -
Hull - 3 £319 -
Northallerton - 3 £263 -
East Yorkshire - 3 £319 -
Wales +16 2 £326 -
Reading +8 2 - -
Sheffield - 2 - - 1
Milton Keynes - 2 - -
Cardiff - 2 £326 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 - -
Essex - 2 £280 -
Wiltshire - 2 - -
South Wales - 2 £326 -

Voice Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, Voice 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 Voice Engineer in the job title.

1 87 (66.41%) Cisco
2 74 (56.49%) VoIP
3 53 (40.46%) Cisco Certification
4 39 (29.77%) WAN
5 37 (28.24%) Cisco CUCM
5 37 (28.24%) CCNP
6 34 (25.95%) LAN
7 28 (21.37%) CCNA
8 25 (19.08%) Telecoms
9 23 (17.56%) TCP/IP
10 22 (16.79%) CCIE
10 22 (16.79%) Wireless
11 21 (16.03%) Firewall
11 21 (16.03%) MPLS
12 20 (15.27%) Avaya
12 20 (15.27%) ITIL
13 18 (13.74%) Cisco UCCX
14 14 (10.69%) PABX
15 13 (9.92%) IVR
15 13 (9.92%) Migration
15 13 (9.92%) Handset
16 12 (9.16%) Unified Communications
16 12 (9.16%) Cisco UCCE
16 12 (9.16%) CCVP
17 11 (8.40%) Project Management
17 11 (8.40%) NICE Systems
18 10 (7.63%) CCDP
18 10 (7.63%) DNS
18 10 (7.63%) Change Management
18 10 (7.63%) Finance

Voice 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 (3.82%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (4.58%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.76%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 74 (56.49%) VoIP
2 39 (29.77%) WAN
3 34 (25.95%) LAN
4 23 (17.56%) TCP/IP
5 22 (16.79%) Wireless
6 21 (16.03%) Firewall
6 21 (16.03%) MPLS
7 14 (10.69%) PABX
8 12 (9.16%) Unified Communications
9 10 (7.63%) DNS
10 9 (6.87%) BGP
10 9 (6.87%) EIGRP
10 9 (6.87%) OSPF
11 8 (6.11%) IP Telephony
12 7 (5.34%) Cisco ASA
12 7 (5.34%) Ethernet
12 7 (5.34%) H.323
12 7 (5.34%) OpenScape
13 6 (4.58%) FTP
13 6 (4.58%) VPN
General
1 25 (19.08%) Telecoms
2 10 (7.63%) Finance
3 6 (4.58%) Back Office
4 3 (2.29%) Banking
4 3 (2.29%) Front Office
5 1 (0.76%) Advertising
5 1 (0.76%) German Language
5 1 (0.76%) Legal
5 1 (0.76%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.82%) XMPP
2 4 (3.05%) 802.1X
3 3 (2.29%) SOAP
3 3 (2.29%) SPML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.92%) Handset
1 13 (9.92%) IVR
2 3 (2.29%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.29%) Data Centre
3 1 (0.76%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.76%) PKI
3 1 (0.76%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (0.76%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.76%) Linux
1 1 (0.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (15.27%) ITIL
2 13 (9.92%) Migration
3 11 (8.40%) Project Management
4 10 (7.63%) Change Management
5 7 (5.34%) High Availability
6 6 (4.58%) Validation
6 6 (4.58%) WAN Optimisation
7 5 (3.82%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (3.82%) Incident Management
7 5 (3.82%) Quality Management
7 5 (3.82%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (3.05%) Network Design
8 4 (3.05%) Network Load Balancing
8 4 (3.05%) Service Delivery
9 3 (2.29%) CAD
9 3 (2.29%) Integration Testing
9 3 (2.29%) ITIL V3
9 3 (2.29%) Line Management
10 2 (1.53%) Load Balancing
10 2 (1.53%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.76%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 53 (40.46%) Cisco Certification
2 37 (28.24%) CCNP
3 28 (21.37%) CCNA
4 22 (16.79%) CCIE
5 12 (9.16%) CCVP
6 10 (7.63%) CCDP
7 9 (6.87%) CCNP Voice
8 3 (2.29%) HNC
8 3 (2.29%) HND
9 2 (1.53%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.76%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.76%) Degree
10 1 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.76%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.82%) SLA
2 1 (0.76%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (0.76%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 37 (28.24%) Cisco CUCM
2 18 (13.74%) Cisco UCCX
3 12 (9.16%) Cisco UCCE
4 2 (1.53%) Cisco CME
5 1 (0.76%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 87 (66.41%) Cisco
2 20 (15.27%) Avaya
3 11 (8.40%) NICE Systems
4 8 (6.11%) Polycom
5 7 (5.34%) Mitel
5 7 (5.34%) Remedy
6 6 (4.58%) CheckPoint
6 6 (4.58%) Microsoft
6 6 (4.58%) Riverbed
7 5 (3.82%) BroadSoft
8 4 (3.05%) BT
8 4 (3.05%) HP
8 4 (3.05%) Siemens
9 3 (2.29%) Nokia
9 3 (2.29%) Verint
9 3 (2.29%) VMware
10 2 (1.53%) F5
10 2 (1.53%) GENBAND
10 2 (1.53%) Nortel
10 2 (1.53%) Oracle
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