The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank - 49 48
Contract jobs citing VoIP 0 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales - 0.39% 0.95%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 3.92% 7.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £300 £313
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £23.20 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +10.47%
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UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Communications & Networking Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
107 51 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 15.57% 10.02% 13.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 25 33
Average daily rate £375 £400 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +68.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £504 £435 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 3
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £15.00 £12.29
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.90 £137.50 £20.96
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £21.00 £21.67
% change year-on-year
+11.90% -3.06%

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VoIP across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

VoIP
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VoIP across the Wales region.

VoIP Daily Rate Trend in Wales

VoIP
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VoIP across the Wales region.

VoIP Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

VoIP
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VoIP within the Wales region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
North Wales - - - -
South Wales - - - - 6
VoIP
UK

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing VoIP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VoIP.

1 8 (72.73%) Telecoms
2 6 (54.55%) Cisco
3 4 (36.36%) CCNP
3 4 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (27.27%) Juniper
4 3 (27.27%) Nokia
4 3 (27.27%) CCNA
4 3 (27.27%) Ethernet
4 3 (27.27%) Windows
4 3 (27.27%) Windows XP
4 3 (27.27%) McAfee
4 3 (27.27%) CheckPoint
4 3 (27.27%) Firewall
4 3 (27.27%) Finance
4 3 (27.27%) Wireless
4 3 (27.27%) DV Cleared
4 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
4 3 (27.27%) Blue Coat
4 3 (27.27%) F5
4 3 (27.27%) SonicWALL
5 2 (18.18%) OpenStack
5 2 (18.18%) Windows 8
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (18.18%) Xen
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (18.18%) VMware
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 2 (18.18%) ITIL
6 1 (9.09%) SLA

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing VoIP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VoIP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) OpenStack
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Ethernet
1 3 (27.27%) Firewall
1 3 (27.27%) Wireless
2 1 (9.09%) PABX
2 1 (9.09%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (9.09%) H.323
2 1 (9.09%) ISDN
2 1 (9.09%) LAN
2 1 (9.09%) PBX
General
1 8 (72.73%) Telecoms
2 3 (27.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Voice Specialist
1 3 (27.27%) VoIP Specialist
2 2 (18.18%) Telecoms Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Desktop Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Voice Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Voice Architect
3 1 (9.09%) IT Support
3 1 (9.09%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Voice Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
1 3 (27.27%) Windows XP
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (18.18%) Windows 8
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) ITIL
2 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
2 1 (9.09%) Service Management
2 1 (9.09%) Change Management
2 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
2 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
2 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
2 1 (9.09%) Capacity Management
2 1 (9.09%) Demand Forecasting
2 1 (9.09%) Line Management
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) CCNP
1 4 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (27.27%) DV Cleared
2 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 3 (27.27%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Xen
2 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Cisco
2 3 (27.27%) Juniper
2 3 (27.27%) Nokia
2 3 (27.27%) CheckPoint
2 3 (27.27%) McAfee
2 3 (27.27%) Blue Coat
2 3 (27.27%) SonicWALL
2 3 (27.27%) F5
3 2 (18.18%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 1 (9.09%) HP
4 1 (9.09%) Avaya
4 1 (9.09%) Siemens
South Wales
CPS Group
Rate: £130 - £160 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Rate: £130 - £160 per day
Posted: 6 days ago