Period
to 25 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for VoIP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited VoIP over the 6 months to 25 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Voice Over IP (VoIP)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 120 132 94
Rank change year-on-year +12 -38 +7
Contract jobs citing VoIP 34 54 99
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.90% 1.11% 1.80%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.66% 4.73% 7.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 22 52
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £344 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.36% - +30.95%
10th Percentile £329 £256 £134
90th Percentile £645 £499 £536
South East median daily rate £388 £360 £350
% change year-on-year +7.64% +2.86% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Berkshire median hourly rate - £12.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -10.71% -38.96%
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £34.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year -41.18% +119.35% -4.56%

VoIP is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 730 1142 1357
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 19.29% 23.38% 24.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 314 543 593
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +2.94%
10th Percentile £225 £250 £201
90th Percentile £575 £525 £500
South East median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 37 53
Berkshire median hourly rate £13.00 £14.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.34% -58.57% +94.44%
10th Percentile £12.00 £10.50 £13.50
90th Percentile £47.90 £44.50 £44.75
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £27.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year -36.36% +5.77% +48.57%

VoIP
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing VoIP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for VoIP in Berkshire

VoIP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing VoIP in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for VoIP in Berkshire

VoIP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VoIP in Berkshire over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VoIP in Berkshire

VoIP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VoIP in Berkshire

VoIP
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VoIP within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 25 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +35 16 £400 -5.88% 2
Newbury +10 7 - -
Slough +6 3 £625 +85.19%
VoIP
South East

For the 6 months to 25 July 2017, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for VoIP.

1 19 (55.88%) Telecoms
2 17 (50.00%) Cisco
3 13 (38.24%) WAN
3 13 (38.24%) Unified Communications
3 13 (38.24%) Cisco CUCM
4 12 (35.29%) Cisco UCCE
5 11 (32.35%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (32.35%) CCNP
6 10 (29.41%) Cisco UCCX
7 9 (26.47%) Linux
8 8 (23.53%) CCIE
9 7 (20.59%) CCNA
9 7 (20.59%) Red Hat
9 7 (20.59%) OpenStack
9 7 (20.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (20.59%) LTE
9 7 (20.59%) Open Source
10 5 (14.71%) Wireless
10 5 (14.71%) Back Office
10 5 (14.71%) Migration
10 5 (14.71%) ITIL
10 5 (14.71%) LAN
10 5 (14.71%) IP Telephony
11 4 (11.76%) Network Design
12 3 (8.82%) DHCP
12 3 (8.82%) Degree
12 3 (8.82%) DNS
12 3 (8.82%) Computer Science
13 2 (5.88%) Product Management
13 2 (5.88%) F5

VoIP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 7 (20.59%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (38.24%) Unified Communications
1 13 (38.24%) WAN
2 7 (20.59%) LTE
3 5 (14.71%) IP Telephony
3 5 (14.71%) LAN
3 5 (14.71%) Wireless
4 3 (8.82%) DHCP
4 3 (8.82%) DNS
5 2 (5.88%) BGP
5 2 (5.88%) Firewall
5 2 (5.88%) INAP
5 2 (5.88%) ISUP
5 2 (5.88%) MPLS
5 2 (5.88%) Network Security
5 2 (5.88%) OSPF
6 1 (2.94%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (2.94%) Diameter Protocol
6 1 (2.94%) Value-Added Service
6 1 (2.94%) VoLTE
6 1 (2.94%) WAAS
General
1 19 (55.88%) Telecoms
2 5 (14.71%) Back Office
3 2 (5.88%) Marketing
4 1 (2.94%) Electronics
4 1 (2.94%) French Language
4 1 (2.94%) German Language
Job Titles
1 9 (26.47%) Architect
2 7 (20.59%) Cloud Architect
2 7 (20.59%) Lead Architect
3 6 (17.65%) Network Engineer
4 5 (14.71%) Back Office Engineer
4 5 (14.71%) Cisco Engineer
4 5 (14.71%) Junior
4 5 (14.71%) Telecoms Engineer
4 5 (14.71%) Unified Communications Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Design Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Project Manager
7 2 (5.88%) Cisco Design Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Cisco Project Manager
7 2 (5.88%) Cisco VoIP Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Network Design Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Senior Manager
7 2 (5.88%) Senior Project Manager
7 2 (5.88%) Unified Communications Manager
7 2 (5.88%) VoIP Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.88%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.88%) IVR
3 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.94%) IPTV
3 1 (2.94%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (26.47%) Linux
2 7 (20.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.59%) Open Source
2 5 (14.71%) ITIL
2 5 (14.71%) Migration
3 4 (11.76%) Network Design
4 2 (5.88%) Presales
4 2 (5.88%) Product Management
4 2 (5.88%) WFM
5 1 (2.94%) Change Management
5 1 (2.94%) Computer Security
5 1 (2.94%) Conceptual Models
5 1 (2.94%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (2.94%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (2.94%) eTOM
5 1 (2.94%) High Availability
5 1 (2.94%) Load Balancing
5 1 (2.94%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.94%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (2.94%) Performance Engineering
5 1 (2.94%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (2.94%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.88%) Python
2 1 (2.94%) C
2 1 (2.94%) Perl
2 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (32.35%) CCNP
1 11 (32.35%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (23.53%) CCIE
3 7 (20.59%) CCNA
4 3 (8.82%) Degree
5 2 (5.88%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (2.94%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) HIPAA
Systems Management
1 13 (38.24%) Cisco CUCM
2 12 (35.29%) Cisco UCCE
3 10 (29.41%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 17 (50.00%) Cisco
2 7 (20.59%) Red Hat
3 2 (5.88%) Arista
3 2 (5.88%) F5
4 1 (2.94%) Blue Coat
4 1 (2.94%) Brocade
4 1 (2.94%) Fortinet
4 1 (2.94%) GENBAND
4 1 (2.94%) Juniper
4 1 (2.94%) Lancope
4 1 (2.94%) Nortel
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle
4 1 (2.94%) Palo Alto
4 1 (2.94%) VMware
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