The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Watford region.

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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 31 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VoIP 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 0.78% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.57% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £300 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £19.63 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-13.37% -4.26%
Communications & Networking Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
28 13 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 21.88% 15.85% 12.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 4
Average daily rate £210 £425 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-50.58% +54.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £425 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £23.86 £35.00 £13.22
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.84% +164.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -18.18%
VoIP
Hertfordshire

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 23 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Avaya
1 1 (50.00%) Symantec
1 1 (50.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Altiris
1 1 (50.00%) Fortinet
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
1 1 (50.00%) SolarWinds
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (50.00%) Aruba
1 1 (50.00%) Meru Networks

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Security Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Avaya
1 1 (50.00%) Symantec
1 1 (50.00%) Altiris
1 1 (50.00%) Fortinet
1 1 (50.00%) SolarWinds
1 1 (50.00%) Aruba
1 1 (50.00%) Meru Networks
Watford
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: NEG
Posted: 10 days ago