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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 37 72 67
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -5
Contract jobs citing VoIP 19 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 3.45% 0.46% 1.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.27% 4.04% 10.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 6
Median daily rate £340 £260 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -27.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £188 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £406 £332 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £331 £276
% change year-on-year
+8.67% +20.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £14.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.75 £20.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+40.24% +28.12%
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
110 99 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 19.96% 11.47% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 60 47
Median daily rate £380 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.82% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £572 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 2 2
Median hourly rate £21.00 £14.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -62.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.33 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+24.35% +40.72%

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 25 June 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 25 June 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 18 £340 +30.76% 3
Mid Wales - 1 - -
VoIP
UK

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 25 (67.57%) SQL
1 25 (67.57%) Windows
2 24 (64.86%) TCP/IP
3 20 (54.05%) SNMP
3 20 (54.05%) C#
3 20 (54.05%) UML
3 20 (54.05%) Software Engineering
3 20 (54.05%) SC Cleared
3 20 (54.05%) Security Cleared
3 20 (54.05%) Rational DOORS
4 19 (51.35%) Coverity
4 19 (51.35%) StarTeam
4 19 (51.35%) Requirements Management
4 19 (51.35%) OOA/OOD
4 19 (51.35%) OO
4 19 (51.35%) Eclipse
4 19 (51.35%) Visual Studio
5 17 (45.95%) C++
5 17 (45.95%) C
6 12 (32.43%) Cisco
7 9 (24.32%) Avaya
7 9 (24.32%) Polycom
8 8 (21.62%) Cisco UCCX
8 8 (21.62%) CCVP
9 6 (16.22%) Firewall
9 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
10 5 (13.51%) Active Directory
10 5 (13.51%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (10.81%) Windows Server
11 4 (10.81%) VPN

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 3 (8.11%) IIS
2 2 (5.41%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.70%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (64.86%) TCP/IP
2 20 (54.05%) SNMP
3 6 (16.22%) Firewall
4 4 (10.81%) DNS
4 4 (10.81%) VPN
5 2 (5.41%) LAN
5 2 (5.41%) Network Security
5 2 (5.41%) OSPF
5 2 (5.41%) WAN
5 2 (5.41%) Wireless
6 1 (2.70%) BGP
6 1 (2.70%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (2.70%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (2.70%) EIGRP
6 1 (2.70%) Internet
6 1 (2.70%) MPLS
6 1 (2.70%) Skype
6 1 (2.70%) VLAN
6 1 (2.70%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (2.70%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 20 (54.05%) Rational DOORS
2 19 (51.35%) Eclipse
2 19 (51.35%) StarTeam
2 19 (51.35%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 14 (37.84%) Software Engineer
2 10 (27.03%) Senior Software Engineer
3 8 (21.62%) Voice Engineer
4 7 (18.92%) C# Software Engineer
4 7 (18.92%) C++ Software Engineer
4 7 (18.92%) Cisco Engineer
4 7 (18.92%) Cisco Voice Engineer
5 6 (16.22%) C# Developer
5 6 (16.22%) C# Software Developer
5 6 (16.22%) C++ Developer
5 6 (16.22%) C++ Software Developer
5 6 (16.22%) C++/C# Developer
5 6 (16.22%) Developer
5 6 (16.22%) Software Developer
6 5 (13.51%) C Software Engineer
6 5 (13.51%) C/C++ Software Engineer
7 4 (10.81%) C Developer
7 4 (10.81%) C/C++ Developer
7 4 (10.81%) C/C++ Software Developer
7 4 (10.81%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.41%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.70%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 25 (67.57%) Windows
2 4 (10.81%) Linux
2 4 (10.81%) Windows Server
3 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.70%) Android
4 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (54.05%) Software Engineering
1 20 (54.05%) UML
2 19 (51.35%) OO
2 19 (51.35%) OOA/OOD
2 19 (51.35%) Requirements Management
3 1 (2.70%) ITIL
3 1 (2.70%) Mentoring
3 1 (2.70%) Process Improvement
3 1 (2.70%) Project Management
3 1 (2.70%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (67.57%) SQL
2 20 (54.05%) C#
3 17 (45.95%) C
3 17 (45.95%) C++
4 2 (5.41%) Embedded C
4 2 (5.41%) Embedded C++
5 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (54.05%) SC Cleared
1 20 (54.05%) Security Cleared
2 8 (21.62%) CCVP
3 5 (13.51%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (8.11%) CCNA
4 3 (8.11%) CCNP
5 1 (2.70%) CCDP
5 1 (2.70%) CCIE
5 1 (2.70%) CCNP Voice
5 1 (2.70%) MCSE
5 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (13.51%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.70%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (2.70%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (21.62%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (2.70%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (2.70%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 19 (51.35%) Coverity
2 12 (32.43%) Cisco
3 9 (24.32%) Avaya
3 9 (24.32%) Polycom
4 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
5 2 (5.41%) VMware
6 1 (2.70%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.70%) Citrix
6 1 (2.70%) Extreme Networks
6 1 (2.70%) F5
6 1 (2.70%) Juniper
6 1 (2.70%) Meraki
6 1 (2.70%) Palo Alto
6 1 (2.70%) Riverbed