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 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VoIP Engineer
UK
Rank 577 597 579
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -18
Contract jobs requiring a VoIP Engineer 23 21 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.051% 0.041% 0.044%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.054% 0.044% 0.047%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 13 11
Median daily rate £350 £375 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +2.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £241 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £492 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £263 £300
% change year-on-year
+52.38% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Median hourly rate £16.00 - £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 - £20.00

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
42483 48201 47260
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 94.78% 94.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 27643 30615 29774
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £585 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1508 1765 1883
Median hourly rate £17.77 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.54% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.73 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.43 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.40% +9.37%

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 18 January 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 18 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 18 January 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 +27 20 £310 -20.00% 10
London +11 9 £260 -32.90% 2
South East +21 5 £400 +6.10% 5
Wales +10 3 £450 -
South Wales +10 3 £450 -
Berkshire - 3 £400 - 1
Reading - 3 £400 -
Manchester - 3 £288 -
North West - 3 £288 -
West Midlands -3 2 - - 1
Coventry - 2 - - 1
Buckinghamshire - 2 £300 -
Milton Keynes - 2 £300 -
Hammersmith - 1 £140 -
East of England - 1 - -
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -
Peterborough - 1 - -
Croydon - 1 £450 -

VoIP Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 57 (100.00%) VoIP
2 40 (70.18%) Cisco
3 28 (49.12%) Cisco Certification
4 19 (33.33%) Cisco CUCM
4 19 (33.33%) Finance
4 19 (33.33%) CCNP
5 17 (29.82%) CCNA
5 17 (29.82%) Cisco UCCX
6 14 (24.56%) VLAN
6 14 (24.56%) Cisco UCCE
7 13 (22.81%) CCVP
8 12 (21.05%) CheckPoint
8 12 (21.05%) Red Box
9 11 (19.30%) CCIE
10 10 (17.54%) Banking
10 10 (17.54%) EIGRP
10 10 (17.54%) Palo Alto
11 9 (15.79%) Migration
11 9 (15.79%) LAN
11 9 (15.79%) Skype for Business
11 9 (15.79%) Unified Communications
11 9 (15.79%) Skype
11 9 (15.79%) IP Telephony
12 8 (14.04%) PBX
12 8 (14.04%) ITIL
12 8 (14.04%) TCP/IP
12 8 (14.04%) Avaya
13 7 (12.28%) Firewall
13 7 (12.28%) Microsoft
13 7 (12.28%) WAN

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 9 (15.79%) Skype for Business
2 3 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 57 (100.00%) VoIP
2 14 (24.56%) VLAN
3 10 (17.54%) EIGRP
4 9 (15.79%) IP Telephony
4 9 (15.79%) LAN
4 9 (15.79%) Skype
4 9 (15.79%) Unified Communications
5 8 (14.04%) PBX
5 8 (14.04%) TCP/IP
6 7 (12.28%) Firewall
6 7 (12.28%) WAN
7 6 (10.53%) Internet
8 5 (8.77%) SNMP
8 5 (8.77%) Telepresence
9 4 (7.02%) Broadband
9 4 (7.02%) VPN
9 4 (7.02%) Wireless
10 3 (5.26%) DSL
11 2 (3.51%) MPLS
11 2 (3.51%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Eclipse
1 3 (5.26%) GCC
1 3 (5.26%) Git (software)
General
1 19 (33.33%) Finance
2 10 (17.54%) Banking
3 5 (8.77%) Financial Institution
3 5 (8.77%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.51%) Military
5 1 (1.75%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.75%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (5.26%) Video Conferencing
1 3 (5.26%) Virtual Team
2 2 (3.51%) Handset
2 2 (3.51%) IVR
3 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.02%) Linux
2 1 (1.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (15.79%) Migration
2 8 (14.04%) ITIL
3 6 (10.53%) Network Design
4 3 (5.26%) Mentoring
4 3 (5.26%) Performance Engineering
4 3 (5.26%) Requirements Management
4 3 (5.26%) Software Engineering
5 2 (3.51%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (3.51%) Network Management
5 2 (3.51%) Project Management
5 2 (3.51%) Service Management
6 1 (1.75%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (1.75%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (1.75%) Network Architecture
6 1 (1.75%) Network Planning
6 1 (1.75%) Planning and Forecasting
6 1 (1.75%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.26%) C
Qualifications
1 28 (49.12%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (33.33%) CCNP
3 17 (29.82%) CCNA
4 13 (22.81%) CCVP
5 11 (19.30%) CCIE
6 3 (5.26%) CCDP
6 3 (5.26%) Degree
6 3 (5.26%) SC Cleared
6 3 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.51%) Firmware
1 2 (3.51%) Kamailio
1 2 (3.51%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (33.33%) Cisco CUCM
2 17 (29.82%) Cisco UCCX
3 14 (24.56%) Cisco UCCE
4 3 (5.26%) SCSM
Vendors
1 40 (70.18%) Cisco
2 12 (21.05%) CheckPoint
2 12 (21.05%) Red Box
3 10 (17.54%) Palo Alto
4 8 (14.04%) Avaya
5 7 (12.28%) Microsoft
6 3 (5.26%) Mitel
6 3 (5.26%) Polycom
6 3 (5.26%) VMware
7 2 (3.51%) BroadSoft
7 2 (3.51%) GENBAND
8 1 (1.75%) BT
8 1 (1.75%) Nortel
8 1 (1.75%) Salesforce.com