The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Voice Network Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Voice Network Engineer
Rank 625 586 601
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +15
Contract jobs requiring a Voice Network Engineer 18 24 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.034% 0.044% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.047% 0.022%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 18 5
Median daily rate £413 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £275 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £370
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £288 £210
% change year-on-year
+30.43% +36.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £28.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £28.50 -

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
50823 51340 50433
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.76% 94.71% 94.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 33235 31856 31169
Median daily rate £425 £400 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1467 2031 2115
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.50 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

Voice Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Voice Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Voice Network Engineer
Daily Rate Trend

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

Voice Network Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Voice Network Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Voice Network Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

Voice Network Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Voice Network Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Voice Network Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Voice Network Engineer
Top 11 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Voice Network Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 31 May 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 -12 17 £450 +20.00% 2
London +12 15 £475 +11.76% 2
City of London +38 2 £350 -26.31% 1
Wales +14 1 £375 -
East of England +5 1 £450 +190.32%
Hertfordshire - 1 £450 -
Watford - 1 £450 -
Cardiff - 1 £375 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £225 -
South Wales - 1 £375 -
South West - 1 £225 -

Voice Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, Voice Network 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 Network Engineer in the job title.

1 38 (97.44%) Cisco
2 28 (71.79%) Cisco Certification
3 24 (61.54%) VoIP
4 21 (53.85%) CCNP
4 21 (53.85%) Wireless
5 17 (43.59%) Firewall
5 17 (43.59%) MPLS
5 17 (43.59%) WAN
6 15 (38.46%) LAN
6 15 (38.46%) ITIL
7 12 (30.77%) CCIE
7 12 (30.77%) CCNA
8 11 (28.21%) Cisco CUCM
9 10 (25.64%) CCDP
10 9 (23.08%) OSPF
10 9 (23.08%) BGP
10 9 (23.08%) TCP/IP
10 9 (23.08%) DNS
10 9 (23.08%) NICE Systems
11 8 (20.51%) CCNP Voice
11 8 (20.51%) IPsec
12 7 (17.95%) Change Management
12 7 (17.95%) SLA
12 7 (17.95%) VPN
12 7 (17.95%) EIGRP
12 7 (17.95%) Remedy
13 6 (15.38%) DHCP
13 6 (15.38%) Ethernet
13 6 (15.38%) FTP
13 6 (15.38%) MS Visio

Voice Network 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:

Applications
1 6 (15.38%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 24 (61.54%) VoIP
2 21 (53.85%) Wireless
3 17 (43.59%) Firewall
3 17 (43.59%) MPLS
3 17 (43.59%) WAN
4 15 (38.46%) LAN
5 9 (23.08%) BGP
5 9 (23.08%) DNS
5 9 (23.08%) OSPF
5 9 (23.08%) TCP/IP
6 8 (20.51%) IPsec
7 7 (17.95%) EIGRP
7 7 (17.95%) VPN
8 6 (15.38%) DHCP
8 6 (15.38%) Ethernet
8 6 (15.38%) FTP
8 6 (15.38%) WLAN
9 5 (12.82%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (12.82%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (10.26%) Unified Communications
General
1 4 (10.26%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Banking
3 1 (2.56%) Advertising
3 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.26%) 802.1X
2 1 (2.56%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.13%) PKI
1 2 (5.13%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (38.46%) ITIL
2 7 (17.95%) Change Management
3 6 (15.38%) WAN Optimisation
4 5 (12.82%) Project Management
5 3 (7.69%) Incident Management
5 3 (7.69%) Network Management
6 2 (5.13%) Procure-to-Pay
6 2 (5.13%) Service Management
7 1 (2.56%) Asset Management
7 1 (2.56%) Business Continuity
7 1 (2.56%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.56%) ITIL V3
7 1 (2.56%) Network Design
7 1 (2.56%) Presales
7 1 (2.56%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.56%) Product Management
7 1 (2.56%) Risk Analysis
7 1 (2.56%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 28 (71.79%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (53.85%) CCNP
3 12 (30.77%) CCIE
3 12 (30.77%) CCNA
4 10 (25.64%) CCDP
5 8 (20.51%) CCNP Voice
6 3 (7.69%) Security Cleared
7 2 (5.13%) CCVP
7 2 (5.13%) SC Cleared
8 1 (2.56%) Degree
8 1 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.95%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (28.21%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (15.38%) Cisco UCCX
3 3 (7.69%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 38 (97.44%) Cisco
2 9 (23.08%) NICE Systems
3 7 (17.95%) Remedy
4 6 (15.38%) Riverbed
5 4 (10.26%) CheckPoint
5 4 (10.26%) Palo Alto
6 3 (7.69%) F5
6 3 (7.69%) Microsoft
6 3 (7.69%) Polycom
7 2 (5.13%) Citrix
7 2 (5.13%) Fortinet
7 2 (5.13%) HP
7 2 (5.13%) Juniper
7 2 (5.13%) VMware
8 1 (2.56%) Avaya
8 1 (2.56%) SolarWinds