The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 33 73 55
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -18
Contract jobs citing VoIP 26 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 4.58% 0.46% 1.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.31% 3.70% 13.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 9
Median daily rate £365 £260 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.38% -36.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £188 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £332 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £309
% change year-on-year
- +13.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £14.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £20.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+58.53% +5.12%
VoIP
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
128 108 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 22.54% 12.54% 11.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 77 49
Median daily rate £375 £355 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% -5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £233 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +5.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 2 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 £14.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+185.71% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+37.04% +7.62%

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wales region citing VoIP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VoIP across the Wales region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

VoIP Daily Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VoIP within the Wales region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
South Wales +33 24 £390 +50.00% 2
Mid Wales - 2 £225 -
VoIP
UK

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing VoIP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Wales region with a requirement for VoIP.

1 31 (73.81%) Windows
2 30 (71.43%) SQL
3 29 (69.05%) TCP/IP
4 26 (61.90%) SNMP
4 26 (61.90%) UML
4 26 (61.90%) Software Engineering
4 26 (61.90%) SC Cleared
4 26 (61.90%) Security Cleared
4 26 (61.90%) Rational DOORS
5 25 (59.52%) Coverity
5 25 (59.52%) StarTeam
5 25 (59.52%) Requirements Management
5 25 (59.52%) OOA/OOD
5 25 (59.52%) OO
5 25 (59.52%) Eclipse
5 25 (59.52%) Visual Studio
6 24 (57.14%) C#
7 23 (54.76%) C++
8 21 (50.00%) C
9 12 (28.57%) Cisco
10 9 (21.43%) Avaya
11 8 (19.05%) CCVP
11 8 (19.05%) Polycom
11 8 (19.05%) Cisco UCCX
12 6 (14.29%) Microsoft
13 5 (11.90%) Active Directory
13 5 (11.90%) Firewall
14 4 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
14 4 (9.52%) Embedded C++
14 4 (9.52%) Windows Server

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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 (4.76%) IIS
1 2 (4.76%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.38%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (69.05%) TCP/IP
2 26 (61.90%) SNMP
3 5 (11.90%) Firewall
4 3 (7.14%) DNS
4 3 (7.14%) VPN
5 2 (4.76%) Wireless
6 1 (2.38%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (2.38%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (2.38%) EIGRP
6 1 (2.38%) LAN
6 1 (2.38%) Network Security
6 1 (2.38%) NX-OS
6 1 (2.38%) OSPF
6 1 (2.38%) Skype
6 1 (2.38%) WAN
6 1 (2.38%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 26 (61.90%) Rational DOORS
2 25 (59.52%) Eclipse
2 25 (59.52%) StarTeam
2 25 (59.52%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 18 (42.86%) Software Engineer
2 12 (28.57%) Senior Software Engineer
3 9 (21.43%) C++ Software Engineer
4 8 (19.05%) C# Developer
4 8 (19.05%) C# Software Developer
4 8 (19.05%) C++ Developer
4 8 (19.05%) C++ Software Developer
4 8 (19.05%) C++/C# Developer
4 8 (19.05%) Developer
4 8 (19.05%) Software Developer
4 8 (19.05%) Voice Engineer
5 7 (16.67%) C# Software Engineer
5 7 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
5 7 (16.67%) Cisco Voice Engineer
6 6 (14.29%) C Developer
6 6 (14.29%) C Software Engineer
6 6 (14.29%) C/C++ Developer
6 6 (14.29%) C/C++ Software Developer
6 6 (14.29%) C/C++ Software Engineer
7 5 (11.90%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.76%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.38%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 31 (73.81%) Windows
2 4 (9.52%) Windows Server
3 3 (7.14%) Linux
3 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.38%) Android
5 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (61.90%) Software Engineering
1 26 (61.90%) UML
2 25 (59.52%) OO
2 25 (59.52%) OOA/OOD
2 25 (59.52%) Requirements Management
3 1 (2.38%) ITIL
3 1 (2.38%) Mentoring
3 1 (2.38%) Process Improvement
3 1 (2.38%) Project Management
3 1 (2.38%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (71.43%) SQL
2 24 (57.14%) C#
3 23 (54.76%) C++
4 21 (50.00%) C
5 4 (9.52%) Embedded C++
6 3 (7.14%) Embedded C
7 1 (2.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 26 (61.90%) SC Cleared
1 26 (61.90%) Security Cleared
2 8 (19.05%) CCVP
3 4 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (7.14%) CCNA
5 2 (4.76%) CCNP
6 1 (2.38%) CCNP Voice
6 1 (2.38%) MCSE
6 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (11.90%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.76%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (2.38%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (19.05%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (2.38%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 25 (59.52%) Coverity
2 12 (28.57%) Cisco
3 9 (21.43%) Avaya
4 8 (19.05%) Polycom
5 6 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 3 (7.14%) VMware
7 1 (2.38%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.38%) Citrix
7 1 (2.38%) Juniper
7 1 (2.38%) Meraki