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 1 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Voice Engineer
Rank 574 546 580
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +34
Contract jobs requiring a Voice Engineer 64 97 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.17% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.18% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 51 25
Median daily rate £311 £385 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.15% -0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £275 £169
10% offered a daily rate of more than £404 £500 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Median hourly rate £21.50 £17.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.47% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £17.00 -
% change year-on-year
+26.47% -

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
50636 53208 51071
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.70% 94.78% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 32918 33454 31276
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 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.75% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1521 2018 2067
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 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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 1 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 1 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 -27 58 £305 -21.29% 4
London -26 20 £338 -17.17% 3
Yorkshire +9 10 £319 -20.31%
East of England +15 7 £300 -17.24%
South West +8 7 £300 - 1
South East -29 7 £335 -13.54%
Somerset - 7 £300 -
Taunton - 7 £300 -
West Midlands - 6 £215 -
Warwickshire - 5 £215 -
Berkshire -17 4 - -
Hertfordshire +19 3 £300 -17.24%
West Yorkshire +4 3 £360 -10.00%
Scotland -20 3 £125 -25.92%
East Yorkshire - 3 £319 -
Watford - 3 £300 -
Hull - 3 £319 -
Essex - 3 £300 -
Wales +17 2 £326 -
Leeds -3 2 £360 -
North Yorkshire - 2 £269 -
South Yorkshire - 2 - -
Northallerton - 2 £269 -
Sheffield - 2 - -
Cardiff - 2 £326 -
South Wales - 2 £326 -
City of London +25 1 £375 +36.36%
Norfolk -2 1 - -
East Midlands -4 1 £350 -6.66%
Surrey -12 1 £360 -7.09%

Voice Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 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 95 (74.80%) Cisco
2 64 (50.39%) VoIP
3 58 (45.67%) Cisco Certification
4 45 (35.43%) CCNP
5 39 (30.71%) Cisco CUCM
5 39 (30.71%) WAN
6 35 (27.56%) LAN
7 27 (21.26%) CCNA
8 26 (20.47%) ITIL
9 24 (18.90%) Telecoms
10 23 (18.11%) Wireless
11 22 (17.32%) TCP/IP
11 22 (17.32%) Cisco UCCX
12 21 (16.54%) CCIE
12 21 (16.54%) MPLS
13 20 (15.75%) Firewall
14 18 (14.17%) Cisco UCCE
14 18 (14.17%) Avaya
15 15 (11.81%) Unified Communications
16 14 (11.02%) PABX
16 14 (11.02%) CCNP Voice
16 14 (11.02%) Handset
17 13 (10.24%) IP Telephony
18 12 (9.45%) CCVP
18 12 (9.45%) IVR
18 12 (9.45%) Project Management
19 11 (8.66%) CCDP
20 10 (7.87%) NICE Systems
20 10 (7.87%) Finance
20 10 (7.87%) Change Management

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 6 (4.72%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (4.72%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.79%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.79%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 64 (50.39%) VoIP
2 39 (30.71%) WAN
3 35 (27.56%) LAN
4 23 (18.11%) Wireless
5 22 (17.32%) TCP/IP
6 21 (16.54%) MPLS
7 20 (15.75%) Firewall
8 15 (11.81%) Unified Communications
9 14 (11.02%) PABX
10 13 (10.24%) IP Telephony
11 9 (7.09%) BGP
11 9 (7.09%) DNS
11 9 (7.09%) EIGRP
11 9 (7.09%) OSPF
12 7 (5.51%) Cisco Nexus
12 7 (5.51%) Ethernet
12 7 (5.51%) ISDN
12 7 (5.51%) OpenScape
12 7 (5.51%) VPN
13 6 (4.72%) H.323
General
1 24 (18.90%) Telecoms
2 10 (7.87%) Finance
3 7 (5.51%) Back Office
4 3 (2.36%) Banking
4 3 (2.36%) Front Office
5 2 (1.57%) Advertising
6 1 (0.79%) German Language
6 1 (0.79%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.79%) Legal
6 1 (0.79%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.94%) XMPP
2 3 (2.36%) 802.1X
2 3 (2.36%) SOAP
2 3 (2.36%) SPML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.02%) Handset
2 12 (9.45%) IVR
3 2 (1.57%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.57%) Data Centre
3 2 (1.57%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (0.79%) PKI
4 1 (0.79%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.79%) Linux
1 1 (0.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (20.47%) ITIL
2 12 (9.45%) Project Management
3 10 (7.87%) Change Management
4 7 (5.51%) High Availability
5 6 (4.72%) Migration
5 6 (4.72%) Root Cause Analysis
5 6 (4.72%) WAN Optimisation
6 5 (3.94%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (3.94%) Network Management
6 5 (3.94%) Service Delivery
7 4 (3.15%) Incident Management
7 4 (3.15%) ITIL V3
7 4 (3.15%) Network Design
7 4 (3.15%) Network Load Balancing
8 3 (2.36%) Integration Testing
8 3 (2.36%) Quality Management
9 2 (1.57%) B2B
9 2 (1.57%) Load Balancing
9 2 (1.57%) Network Architecture
9 2 (1.57%) Risk Analysis
Qualifications
1 58 (45.67%) Cisco Certification
2 45 (35.43%) CCNP
3 27 (21.26%) CCNA
4 21 (16.54%) CCIE
5 14 (11.02%) CCNP Voice
6 12 (9.45%) CCVP
7 11 (8.66%) CCDP
8 6 (4.72%) Security Cleared
9 4 (3.15%) HNC
9 4 (3.15%) HND
9 4 (3.15%) SC Cleared
10 2 (1.57%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.79%) CCIP
11 1 (0.79%) DBS Check
11 1 (0.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.15%) SLA
2 1 (0.79%) BS7799
2 1 (0.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 39 (30.71%) Cisco CUCM
2 22 (17.32%) Cisco UCCX
3 18 (14.17%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (0.79%) Cisco CME
4 1 (0.79%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 95 (74.80%) Cisco
2 18 (14.17%) Avaya
3 10 (7.87%) NICE Systems
4 8 (6.30%) Microsoft
4 8 (6.30%) Polycom
5 7 (5.51%) CheckPoint
5 7 (5.51%) Remedy
6 6 (4.72%) HP
6 6 (4.72%) Riverbed
7 5 (3.94%) BT
7 5 (3.94%) F5
7 5 (3.94%) Siemens
8 3 (2.36%) Nokia
8 3 (2.36%) Verint
8 3 (2.36%) VMware
9 2 (1.57%) Fortinet
9 2 (1.57%) Mitel
9 2 (1.57%) Nortel
9 2 (1.57%) SolarWinds
9 2 (1.57%) Sonus