The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 11 February 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 59 36 48
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +12
Contract jobs citing VoIP 5 24 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.72% 3.47% 1.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.91% 19.20% 7.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 12 5
Average daily rate £345 £375 £327
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.00% +14.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £215 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £400 £372
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £339 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.32% +12.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £26.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.13 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+100.71% -7.89%
VoIP
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
128 125 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 18.34% 18.09% 15.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 64 51
Average daily rate £363 £413 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.12% +23.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £180 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 3
Average hourly rate £18.00 £22.69 £33.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.66% -32.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

VoIP
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

VoIP Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

VoIP
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VoIP across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

VoIP Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

VoIP
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

VoIP Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

VoIP
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VoIP within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Salisbury -3 2 £275 -21.42%
Swindon -7 2 - - 2
VoIP
South West

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 6 (66.67%) Cisco
2 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
3 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (33.33%) Veeam
3 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 3 (33.33%) Open Source
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 3 (33.33%) Avaya
3 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 3 (33.33%) LAN
3 3 (33.33%) WAN
3 3 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (22.22%) Wireless
4 2 (22.22%) CESG
4 2 (22.22%) Multimedia
4 2 (22.22%) Network Design
4 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
4 2 (22.22%) JSP 440
4 2 (22.22%) Wireless Security
4 2 (22.22%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (22.22%) VPN
4 2 (22.22%) DNS
4 2 (22.22%) CCNA
4 2 (22.22%) Linux

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (11.11%) IBM Notes
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) LAN
1 3 (33.33%) WAN
2 2 (22.22%) DNS
2 2 (22.22%) SAN
2 2 (22.22%) SSL
2 2 (22.22%) Telepresence
2 2 (22.22%) Value-Added Service
2 2 (22.22%) VPN
2 2 (22.22%) Wireless
2 2 (22.22%) Wireless Security
3 1 (11.11%) WLAN
General
1 2 (22.22%) Multimedia
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Military
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Analyst
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco Voice Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Voice Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (11.11%) Active Directory Support Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Avaya Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) Network Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Network Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Support Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Video Conferencing Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Voice Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) VoIP Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (22.22%) CESG
1 2 (22.22%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Fat Client
2 1 (11.11%) IVR
2 1 (11.11%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Open Source
2 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
2 2 (22.22%) Network Design
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) B2B
3 1 (11.11%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) CCNA
2 2 (22.22%) DV Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) CCDA
3 1 (11.11%) CCDP
3 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
3 1 (11.11%) MCSE
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) JSP 440
2 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco IPCC
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco
2 3 (33.33%) Avaya
2 3 (33.33%) Veeam
2 3 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (22.22%) HP
3 2 (22.22%) SolarWinds
4 1 (11.11%) 3PAR
4 1 (11.11%) Altiris
4 1 (11.11%) F5
4 1 (11.11%) Genesys
4 1 (11.11%) Intel
4 1 (11.11%) Intel Security
4 1 (11.11%) Juniper
4 1 (11.11%) Lotus
4 1 (11.11%) Sophos
4 1 (11.11%) Verint