The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 18 - 33
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VoIP 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 1.77% - 0.77%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.00% - 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £300 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £288 £283
% change year-on-year
+30.43% +1.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £20.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+119.51% +24.24%
VoIP
Hertfordshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
10 29 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 8.85% 20.71% 22.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 4
Average daily rate £300 £375 £210
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +78.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £215 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £475 £234
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.05% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £13.00 £12.50 £23.86
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -47.60%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.75
% change year-on-year
- +44.57%

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

VoIP
Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

VoIP Daily Rate Trend in Watford

VoIP
Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

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

VoIP Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

VoIP
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Watford 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 2 (66.67%) Asterisk PBX
1 2 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
1 2 (66.67%) Handset
1 2 (66.67%) B2B
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) CCNP
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Watford 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Asterisk PBX
1 2 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
General
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Voice Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Voice Support Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) VoIP Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) VoIP Support Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 1 (33.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Support
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Support Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Network Support
3 1 (33.33%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Handset
2 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) B2B
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco