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 27 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VoIP Engineer
UK
Rank 586 613 604
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -9
Contract jobs requiring a VoIP Engineer 15 23 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.033% 0.045% 0.036%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.047% 0.038%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 19 7
Median daily rate £400 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £235 £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £492 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £450 £475
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £15.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
43101 48634 49624
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 95.01% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 28143 31310 30515
Median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1546 1624 1914
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £49.50 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.48 £16.85
% change year-on-year
-5.27% +9.64%

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 27 February 2017.

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 16 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 27 February 2017. 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 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 +2 10 £375 -16.66% 10
Wales - 5 £450 -
South Wales - 5 £450 -
South East +14 4 £400 -18.61% 3
Berkshire - 3 £400 -
Reading - 3 £400 -
London +18 2 £335 -13.54% 5
West Midlands +4 2 - -
Coventry -8 2 - -
East of England - 1 - -
Cardiff - 1 £370 -
North West - 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £170 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £170 -
Manchester - 1 - -

VoIP Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 47 (100.00%) VoIP
2 31 (65.96%) Cisco
3 19 (40.43%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (31.91%) CCNP
4 15 (31.91%) Cisco CUCM
5 14 (29.79%) Cisco UCCX
5 14 (29.79%) CCNA
6 13 (27.66%) Cisco UCCE
7 11 (23.40%) VLAN
7 11 (23.40%) Finance
8 10 (21.28%) CCVP
8 10 (21.28%) Skype for Business
8 10 (21.28%) Skype
9 9 (19.15%) Migration
9 9 (19.15%) ITIL
10 8 (17.02%) CCIE
10 8 (17.02%) CheckPoint
10 8 (17.02%) IP Telephony
10 8 (17.02%) Unified Communications
11 7 (14.89%) Palo Alto
11 7 (14.89%) Banking
11 7 (14.89%) Red Box
11 7 (14.89%) EIGRP
11 7 (14.89%) TCP/IP
12 6 (12.77%) WAN
12 6 (12.77%) Linux
12 6 (12.77%) LAN
12 6 (12.77%) PBX
13 5 (10.64%) Software Engineering
13 5 (10.64%) Telecoms

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 10 (21.28%) Skype for Business
2 3 (6.38%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (6.38%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (6.38%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 47 (100.00%) VoIP
2 11 (23.40%) VLAN
3 10 (21.28%) Skype
4 8 (17.02%) IP Telephony
4 8 (17.02%) Unified Communications
5 7 (14.89%) EIGRP
5 7 (14.89%) TCP/IP
6 6 (12.77%) LAN
6 6 (12.77%) PBX
6 6 (12.77%) WAN
7 5 (10.64%) SNMP
8 4 (8.51%) Firewall
8 4 (8.51%) Internet
9 3 (6.38%) Broadband
9 3 (6.38%) DSL
9 3 (6.38%) Telepresence
10 1 (2.13%) BGP
10 1 (2.13%) H.323
10 1 (2.13%) OSPF
10 1 (2.13%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (10.64%) Eclipse
1 5 (10.64%) GCC
1 5 (10.64%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (23.40%) Finance
2 7 (14.89%) Banking
3 5 (10.64%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.13%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.51%) Virtual Team
3 3 (6.38%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.13%) Handset
4 1 (2.13%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.77%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (19.15%) ITIL
1 9 (19.15%) Migration
2 5 (10.64%) Requirements Management
2 5 (10.64%) Software Engineering
3 4 (8.51%) Mentoring
3 4 (8.51%) Performance Engineering
4 2 (4.26%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (4.26%) Network Design
4 2 (4.26%) Project Management
4 2 (4.26%) Service Management
5 1 (2.13%) Network Planning
5 1 (2.13%) Planning and Forecasting
5 1 (2.13%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.64%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (40.43%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (31.91%) CCNP
3 14 (29.79%) CCNA
4 10 (21.28%) CCVP
5 8 (17.02%) CCIE
6 5 (10.64%) SC Cleared
6 5 (10.64%) Security Cleared
7 3 (6.38%) Degree
8 1 (2.13%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) SLA
Systems Management
1 15 (31.91%) Cisco CUCM
2 14 (29.79%) Cisco UCCX
3 13 (27.66%) Cisco UCCE
4 3 (6.38%) SCSM
Vendors
1 31 (65.96%) Cisco
2 8 (17.02%) CheckPoint
3 7 (14.89%) Palo Alto
3 7 (14.89%) Red Box
4 5 (10.64%) Avaya
5 4 (8.51%) Microsoft
5 4 (8.51%) Polycom
6 3 (6.38%) Mitel
7 2 (4.26%) BroadSoft
7 2 (4.26%) GENBAND
8 1 (2.13%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (2.13%) VMware