The table below looks at the statistics for the Voice Engineer role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Voice Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Voice Engineer
Rank 529 510 493
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -17
Contract jobs requiring a Voice Engineer 77 64 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.12% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.13% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 26 39
Average daily rate
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£375 £331 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.20% -5.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £158 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £481 £400 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £275 £290
% change year-on-year
+36.36% -5.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 2
Average hourly rate £31.75 £48.00 £31.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.85% +51.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.35 £29.12 £31.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.15 £55.20 £32.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+24.07% -16.92%

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
52499 48968 54351
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 90.83% 92.75% 92.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 32042 29332 30408
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2057 2099 2690
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £18.06
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.85% -7.42%

Voice Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Voice Engineer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 22 September 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Voice Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -26 72 £375 +13.20% 18
South East +16 38 £375 +70.45% 5
London 0 30 £388 +6.16% 8
City of London +27 14 £481 +20.31% 2
Berkshire +9 9 £400 +23.07% 4
Reading - 4 £400 - 2
East of England -30 3 - -
Oxfordshire -5 2 £338 +12.50%
South Wales - 2 £363 -
Wales - 2 £363 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £350 -
Milton Keynes - 2 £350 -
Yorkshire +1 1 - -
West Midlands -13 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 - - 5
Surrey - 1 - - 1
West Yorkshire - - - -
Wiltshire - - - -
Docklands, London - - - -
South West - - - -
Scotland - - - - 1
Channel Islands - - - -
Newbury - - - -
Luton - - - -
Basingstoke - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Bridgend - - - -
Guernsey - - - -
High Wycombe - - - -
Leeds - - - -

Voice Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Voice Engineer in their job title 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 with Voice Engineer in their job title.

1 65 (58.04%) Cisco
2 33 (29.46%) Avaya
3 30 (26.79%) Telecoms
4 28 (25.00%) Finance
5 26 (23.21%) VoIP
5 26 (23.21%) Cisco CUCM
6 22 (19.64%) Cisco Certification
6 22 (19.64%) Migration
7 21 (18.75%) IP Telephony
8 16 (14.29%) CCNP
9 15 (13.39%) Lync
10 14 (12.50%) Mitel
11 10 (8.93%) Speakerbus
11 10 (8.93%) Cisco UCCE
12 9 (8.04%) PABX
12 9 (8.04%) Cisco UCCX
12 9 (8.04%) IVR
12 9 (8.04%) PBX
12 9 (8.04%) ITIL
13 8 (7.14%) CCNA
13 8 (7.14%) Firewall
13 8 (7.14%) CCVP
13 8 (7.14%) BT
13 8 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
14 7 (6.25%) Cisco IPT
15 6 (5.36%) XMPP
15 6 (5.36%) Service Management
15 6 (5.36%) Microsoft
15 6 (5.36%) WAN
15 6 (5.36%) Analytical Skills

Voice Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Voice Engineer in their job title 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 with Voice Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (13.39%) Lync
2 2 (1.79%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (3.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.89%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 26 (23.21%) VoIP
2 21 (18.75%) IP Telephony
3 9 (8.04%) PBX
3 9 (8.04%) PABX
4 8 (7.14%) Firewall
5 7 (6.25%) Cisco IPT
6 6 (5.36%) WAN
7 5 (4.46%) 3G
7 5 (4.46%) ISDN
7 5 (4.46%) Cisco ICM
8 4 (3.57%) SIGTRAN
8 4 (3.57%) Cisco IOS
8 4 (3.57%) VPN
8 4 (3.57%) LTE
8 4 (3.57%) H.323
9 3 (2.68%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (2.68%) MGW
9 3 (2.68%) LAN
9 3 (2.68%) PSTN
10 2 (1.79%) ATM
General
1 30 (26.79%) Telecoms
2 28 (25.00%) Finance
3 5 (4.46%) Banking
4 2 (1.79%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.89%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.36%) XMPP
2 5 (4.46%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.04%) IVR
2 8 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
3 6 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.68%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.79%) Handset
5 2 (1.79%) Hedge funds
5 2 (1.79%) Wiki
6 1 (0.89%) Replication
6 1 (0.89%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.68%) UNIX
2 1 (0.89%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (19.64%) Migration
2 9 (8.04%) ITIL
3 6 (5.36%) Service Management
4 5 (4.46%) Change Management
4 5 (4.46%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 5 (4.46%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (2.68%) Load Balancing
5 3 (2.68%) Contact Management
5 3 (2.68%) Configuration Management
5 3 (2.68%) Capacity Management
5 3 (2.68%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (1.79%) Test Planning
6 2 (1.79%) Line Management
6 2 (1.79%) Problem Management
6 2 (1.79%) Workflow
6 2 (1.79%) Project Management
6 2 (1.79%) Validation
7 1 (0.89%) Network Design
7 1 (0.89%) Network Load Balancing
7 1 (0.89%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.89%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 22 (19.64%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (14.29%) CCNP
3 8 (7.14%) CCNA
3 8 (7.14%) CCVP
4 5 (4.46%) Security Cleared
4 5 (4.46%) CCIE
5 4 (3.57%) Degree
6 3 (2.68%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (1.79%) MCSE
7 2 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.89%) Avaya Certification
8 1 (0.89%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.68%) SLA
2 2 (1.79%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.89%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 26 (23.21%) Cisco CUCM
2 10 (8.93%) Cisco UCCE
3 9 (8.04%) Cisco UCCX
4 2 (1.79%) CA Spectrum
5 1 (0.89%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 65 (58.04%) Cisco
2 33 (29.46%) Avaya
3 14 (12.50%) Mitel
4 10 (8.93%) Speakerbus
5 8 (7.14%) BT
6 6 (5.36%) Microsoft
7 4 (3.57%) Nokia
7 4 (3.57%) Siemens
7 4 (3.57%) CheckPoint
7 4 (3.57%) Verint
8 3 (2.68%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
9 2 (1.79%) Nortel
9 2 (1.79%) Citrix
9 2 (1.79%) CA
10 1 (0.89%) Ericsson
10 1 (0.89%) Juniper
10 1 (0.89%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 1 (0.89%) HP
10 1 (0.89%) Convergys
10 1 (0.89%) Oracle
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