The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 31 41 43
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +2
Contract jobs citing VoIP 11 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 3.14% 1.01% 1.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.03% 13.79% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 7
Average daily rate
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£320 £331 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.39% -17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £296 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £366 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £15.10 £23.21 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.96% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £21.75 £24.25
% change year-on-year
+12.64% -10.30%
VoIP
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
61 29 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 17.43% 7.30% 7.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 15 30
Average daily rate £256 £450 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-43.05% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £248 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £601 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.91% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 0
Average hourly rate £14.50 £21.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.55% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £24.97
% change year-on-year
- -9.89%

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

VoIP
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

VoIP Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

VoIP
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VoIP across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

VoIP Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

VoIP
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

VoIP Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

VoIP
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VoIP within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
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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
Crawley +15 7 £345 +20.00% 3
East Grinstead - - - -
Gatwick - - - -
Haywards Heath - - - -
Burgess Hill - - - - 1
VoIP
South East

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 (53.33%) Cisco
1 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
2 7 (46.67%) Telecoms
2 7 (46.67%) Lync
3 6 (40.00%) Video Conferencing
3 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (33.33%) PBX
4 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 5 (33.33%) Cisco IPT
5 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (26.67%) Windows
5 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (20.00%) Configuration Management
6 3 (20.00%) Project Management
6 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (20.00%) Avaya
6 3 (20.00%) ITIL
6 3 (20.00%) CCNA
7 2 (13.33%) LAN
7 2 (13.33%) CCNP
7 2 (13.33%) WAN
7 2 (13.33%) DHCP
7 2 (13.33%) SNMP
7 2 (13.33%) VPN
7 2 (13.33%) DNS
7 2 (13.33%) MCSE
7 2 (13.33%) LDAP
7 2 (13.33%) Network Management

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 7 (46.67%) Lync
2 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) PBX
1 5 (33.33%) Cisco IPT
2 2 (13.33%) LAN
2 2 (13.33%) WAN
2 2 (13.33%) DHCP
2 2 (13.33%) SNMP
2 2 (13.33%) VPN
2 2 (13.33%) DNS
2 2 (13.33%) LDAP
2 2 (13.33%) Wireless
2 2 (13.33%) Network Security
2 2 (13.33%) MPLS
2 2 (13.33%) Firewall
3 1 (6.67%) DMVPN
3 1 (6.67%) IP Telephony
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (6.67%) CTI
General
1 7 (46.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Voice Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Desktop Support
3 2 (13.33%) Telephony Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Network Specialist
3 2 (13.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Voice Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Integration Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Network Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Avaya Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) IT Technician
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Junior
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Test Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Network Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) IVR
3 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Vista
3 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
3 1 (6.67%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (20.00%) Project Management
1 3 (20.00%) ITIL
2 2 (13.33%) Network Management
2 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (6.67%) Test Management
3 1 (6.67%) Change Management
3 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (20.00%) CCNA
2 2 (13.33%) CCNP
2 2 (13.33%) MCSE
3 1 (6.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (6.67%) ISTQB
3 1 (6.67%) Degree
3 1 (6.67%) BC Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) Avaya Certification
3 1 (6.67%) PMP
3 1 (6.67%) PMI Certification
3 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (6.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Cisco
2 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (20.00%) Avaya
4 2 (13.33%) Mitel
5 1 (6.67%) VMware
5 1 (6.67%) HP