Period
to 26 July 2017

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 6 months to 26 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 West > Bristol
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 97 97 99
Rank change year-on-year 0 +2 -8
Contract jobs citing VoIP 9 15 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.52% 0.82% 0.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.91% 4.95% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 8
Bristol median daily rate £338 £388 £120
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.90% +222.92% +20.00%
10th Percentile £114 £248 £105
90th Percentile £620 £485 £330
South West median daily rate £363 £363 £315
% change year-on-year - +15.08% +26.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Bristol median hourly rate - £42.50 -
South West median hourly rate - £25.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year - -41.18% +157.58%

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 309 303 189
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 18.01% 16.51% 10.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 221 115
Bristol median daily rate £363 £363 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -2.03% +5.71%
10th Percentile £230 £231 £231
90th Percentile £538 £525 £485
South West median daily rate £365 £363 £360
% change year-on-year +0.69% +0.69% -1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 17 14
Bristol median hourly rate £28.00 £24.00 £25.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% -5.42% +45.00%
10th Percentile £11.33 £9.25 £9.97
90th Percentile £34.65 £44.35 £43.56
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £20.60
% change year-on-year +14.29% +69.90% +16.06%

VoIP
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

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 6 months to 26 July 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 26 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 Bristol region with a requirement for VoIP.

1 4 (44.44%) Siemens
1 4 (44.44%) IVR
1 4 (44.44%) OpenScape
2 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco
3 2 (22.22%) Windows
3 2 (22.22%) Linux
3 2 (22.22%) LAN
3 2 (22.22%) WAN
3 2 (22.22%) Internet
3 2 (22.22%) Network Security
3 2 (22.22%) Wireless
3 2 (22.22%) Juniper
4 1 (11.11%) IPsec
4 1 (11.11%) Electronics
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (11.11%) LTE
4 1 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (11.11%) Open Source
4 1 (11.11%) Skype for Business
4 1 (11.11%) Unified Communications
4 1 (11.11%) VoLTE
4 1 (11.11%) Test Planning
4 1 (11.11%) Skype
4 1 (11.11%) Diameter Protocol
4 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
4 1 (11.11%) Service Design
4 1 (11.11%) Scenario Testing
4 1 (11.11%) CESG

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) OpenScape
2 2 (22.22%) Internet
2 2 (22.22%) LAN
2 2 (22.22%) Network Security
2 2 (22.22%) WAN
2 2 (22.22%) Wireless
3 1 (11.11%) BGP
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (11.11%) DHCP
3 1 (11.11%) DNS
3 1 (11.11%) Firewall
3 1 (11.11%) GPRS
3 1 (11.11%) IPsec
3 1 (11.11%) LTE
3 1 (11.11%) OSPF
3 1 (11.11%) PSTN
3 1 (11.11%) UMTS
3 1 (11.11%) Unified Communications
3 1 (11.11%) VPN
3 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) Electronics
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support
2 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Juniper Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Network Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Network Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Security Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Strategy Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) VoIP Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) VoIP Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) IVR
2 1 (11.11%) CESG
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Unix
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
1 1 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
1 1 (11.11%) Manual Testing
1 1 (11.11%) Open Source
1 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
1 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
1 1 (11.11%) Scenario Testing
1 1 (11.11%) Service Design
1 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (11.11%) Test Planning
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CCDP
1 1 (11.11%) CCNA
1 1 (11.11%) CCNP
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (11.11%) JNCIA
1 1 (11.11%) JNCIP
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Siemens
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco
3 2 (22.22%) Juniper
4 1 (11.11%) Avaya
4 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
4 1 (11.11%) Dell
4 1 (11.11%) HP
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) SAP