The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had VoIP Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VoIP Engineer
Rank 616 593 593
Rank change year-on-year
-23 0
Contract jobs requiring a VoIP Engineer 32 34 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.060% 0.063% 0.042%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.063% 0.066% 0.044%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 22 7
Median daily rate £400 £363 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -14.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £173 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £490 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £300 £450
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £30.00 -

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
50931 51412 49753
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.74% 94.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 33245 31720 30748
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 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1466 2048 2093
Median hourly rate £18.00 £16.83 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.57 £40.15 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

VoIP Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

VoIP Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

VoIP Engineer
Daily Rate Trend

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

VoIP Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

VoIP Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VoIP Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

VoIP Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

VoIP Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend

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

VoIP Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

VoIP Engineer
Top 21 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VoIP Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 26 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 -13 29 £400 +10.34% 7
London +3 21 £400 +6.66% 3
Twickenham - 5 £400 -
South East -17 3 £450 +50.00%
South Wales - 3 £358 -
Wales - 3 £358 -
Cardiff - 3 £358 -
East of England +11 2 £300 +140.00%
South West - 2 £258 - 1
Watford - 2 £300 -
Hertfordshire - 2 £300 -
Hampshire -3 1 - -
Berkshire -4 1 - -
Surrey -8 1 £450 +50.00%
Wiltshire - 1 - - 1
West Midlands - 1 £450 - 1
Somerset - 1 £258 -
Coventry - 1 £450 -
Leatherhead - 1 £450 -
Slough - 1 - -
Taunton - 1 £258 -

VoIP Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, VoIP 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 VoIP Engineer in the job title.

1 55 (100.00%) VoIP
2 38 (69.09%) Cisco
3 29 (52.73%) Cisco Certification
4 28 (50.91%) CCNP
5 25 (45.45%) Firewall
6 22 (40.00%) MPLS
6 22 (40.00%) WAN
7 19 (34.55%) LAN
8 17 (30.91%) TCP/IP
9 16 (29.09%) CCNA
9 16 (29.09%) ITIL
9 16 (29.09%) Wireless
10 15 (27.27%) NICE Systems
10 15 (27.27%) Change Management
10 15 (27.27%) Remedy
10 15 (27.27%) CCIE
10 15 (27.27%) CCDP
11 12 (21.82%) Telecoms
12 11 (20.00%) Network Design
13 9 (16.36%) Avaya
14 6 (10.91%) Incident Management
14 6 (10.91%) Project Management
15 5 (9.09%) DOCSIS
15 5 (9.09%) Finance
15 5 (9.09%) Microsoft
15 5 (9.09%) PSTN
15 5 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
15 5 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
15 5 (9.09%) Palo Alto
15 5 (9.09%) Network Security

VoIP 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 (3.64%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 55 (100.00%) VoIP
2 25 (45.45%) Firewall
3 22 (40.00%) MPLS
3 22 (40.00%) WAN
4 19 (34.55%) LAN
5 17 (30.91%) TCP/IP
6 16 (29.09%) Wireless
7 5 (9.09%) DOCSIS
7 5 (9.09%) Network Security
7 5 (9.09%) PSTN
8 3 (5.45%) Asterisk PBX
8 3 (5.45%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (3.64%) BGP
9 2 (3.64%) DHCP
9 2 (3.64%) iSCSI
9 2 (3.64%) OSPF
9 2 (3.64%) SNMP
9 2 (3.64%) VPN
10 1 (1.82%) DAB
10 1 (1.82%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.64%) MySQL
General
1 12 (21.82%) Telecoms
2 5 (9.09%) Finance
3 4 (7.27%) Retail
4 2 (3.64%) Legal
5 1 (1.82%) Electronics
5 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.82%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.64%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.82%) FreeSWITCH
2 1 (1.82%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.45%) Handset
2 2 (3.64%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.82%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.82%) IVR
3 1 (1.82%) NHS
3 1 (1.82%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.27%) Windows
2 3 (5.45%) Linux
3 2 (3.64%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (29.09%) ITIL
2 15 (27.27%) Change Management
3 11 (20.00%) Network Design
4 6 (10.91%) Incident Management
4 6 (10.91%) Project Management
5 5 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (5.45%) Business Continuity
6 3 (5.45%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (3.64%) B2B
7 2 (3.64%) E-Commerce
7 2 (3.64%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (3.64%) Open Source
8 1 (1.82%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (1.82%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (1.82%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.64%) PHP
Qualifications
1 29 (52.73%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (50.91%) CCNP
3 16 (29.09%) CCNA
4 15 (27.27%) CCDP
4 15 (27.27%) CCIE
5 4 (7.27%) CCVP
6 2 (3.64%) Degree
6 2 (3.64%) JNCIE
6 2 (3.64%) JNCIP
6 2 (3.64%) SC Cleared
6 2 (3.64%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.82%) CCNP Voice
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (5.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.82%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.82%) Kamailio
Systems Management
1 3 (5.45%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (3.64%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.82%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (1.82%) OpenNMS
Vendors
1 38 (69.09%) Cisco
2 15 (27.27%) NICE Systems
2 15 (27.27%) Remedy
3 9 (16.36%) Avaya
4 5 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 5 (9.09%) Palo Alto
5 4 (7.27%) VMware
6 3 (5.45%) BT
6 3 (5.45%) Juniper
6 3 (5.45%) Polycom
7 2 (3.64%) Extreme Networks
7 2 (3.64%) HP
7 2 (3.64%) Nortel
8 1 (1.82%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.82%) Citrix
8 1 (1.82%) Panasonic
8 1 (1.82%) SAP
8 1 (1.82%) Siemens