The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for VoIP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 29 April 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 West / Bristol
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 66 64
Rank change year-on-year +5 -2  
Contract jobs citing VoIP 5 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.60% 0.68% 0.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.40% 4.26% 3.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 4
Median daily rate £400 £400 £205
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +95.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £391 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £505 £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £288
% change year-on-year +5.33% +30.43%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £45.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year -55.55% +119.51%  

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 Bristol with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 147 141 105
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 17.73% 16.02% 12.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 106 62
Median daily rate £363 £370 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.02% +2.77%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £306 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £493 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £365 £340
% change year-on-year +6.16% +7.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 5
Median hourly rate £23.63 £9.00 £25.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +162.50% -65.21%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.33 £9.00 £17.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.93 £9.00 £31.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -16.66% -  

VoIP
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol citing VoIP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for VoIP in Bristol

VoIP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VoIP in Bristol

VoIP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VoIP in Bristol over the 3 months to 29 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VoIP in Bristol

VoIP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VoIP in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 Bristol region with a requirement for VoIP.

1 5 (62.50%) IVR
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco
3 3 (37.50%) Siemens
3 3 (37.50%) Unified Communications
3 3 (37.50%) OpenScape
4 2 (25.00%) Juniper
4 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (25.00%) Verint
4 2 (25.00%) Handset
4 2 (25.00%) Network Security
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (25.00%) Wireless
4 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) Validation
4 2 (25.00%) Migration
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) Windows
4 2 (25.00%) Linux
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (25.00%) LAN
4 2 (25.00%) WAN
5 1 (12.50%) DHCP
5 1 (12.50%) VPN
5 1 (12.50%) DNS
5 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (12.50%) CCNP
5 1 (12.50%) CCNA
5 1 (12.50%) CCDP

VoIP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) OpenScape
1 3 (37.50%) Unified Communications
2 2 (25.00%) LAN
2 2 (25.00%) Network Security
2 2 (25.00%) WAN
2 2 (25.00%) Wireless
3 1 (12.50%) BGP
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (12.50%) DHCP
3 1 (12.50%) DNS
3 1 (12.50%) Firewall
3 1 (12.50%) Internet
3 1 (12.50%) IPsec
3 1 (12.50%) OSPF
3 1 (12.50%) VPN
3 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
1 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) Electronics
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Juniper Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Network Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Network Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Security Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Site Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Strategy Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Unified Communications Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) IVR
2 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (25.00%) Handset
3 1 (12.50%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Migration
1 2 (25.00%) Validation
2 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (12.50%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
2 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
2 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CCDP
1 1 (12.50%) CCNA
1 1 (12.50%) CCNP
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (12.50%) JNCIA
1 1 (12.50%) JNCIP
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) Siemens
3 2 (25.00%) Juniper
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) Verint
4 1 (12.50%) Avaya
4 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
4 1 (12.50%) Dell
4 1 (12.50%) HP
4 1 (12.50%) SAP
4 1 (12.50%) VMware
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