Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 20 November 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 > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 133 96 130
Rank change year-on-year -37 +34 -23
Contract jobs citing VoIP 5 16 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.21% 0.92% 0.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.65% 5.32% 1.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 9
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £170 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -43.33% - +4.80%
South East median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £35.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year -43.66% +86.84% +18.75%

VoIP is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 303 301 501
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 12.82% 17.38% 18.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 165 197
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +21.21%
10th Percentile £160 £259 £254
90th Percentile £536 £538 £538
South East median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +4.00% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 11 18
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £19.50 £15.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.00% -6.25% +30.61%
10th Percentile £17.50 £9.00 £10.35
90th Percentile £54.75 £38.75 £27.50
South East median hourly rate £17.49 £25.50 £22.83
% change year-on-year -31.41% +11.70% +26.83%

VoIP
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for VoIP in Buckinghamshire

VoIP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VoIP in Buckinghamshire

VoIP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VoIP in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VoIP in Buckinghamshire

VoIP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VoIP in Buckinghamshire

VoIP
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VoIP within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 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
Milton Keynes -39 5 £170 -43.33% 1
VoIP
South East

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for VoIP.

1 5 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) WLAN
2 2 (40.00%) VPN
2 2 (40.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (40.00%) MPLS
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) Frame Relay
3 1 (20.00%) OSPF
3 1 (20.00%) BGP
3 1 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (20.00%) X.25
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) B2C
3 1 (20.00%) SLA
3 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (20.00%) Nortel
3 1 (20.00%) Avaya
3 1 (20.00%) Ericsson
3 1 (20.00%) Apple
3 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (20.00%) Intranet
3 1 (20.00%) Internet
3 1 (20.00%) DWDM
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) Windows

VoIP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (20.00%) CMS
1 1 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) MPLS
1 2 (40.00%) VPN
1 2 (40.00%) WLAN
2 1 (20.00%) ATM
2 1 (20.00%) BGP
2 1 (20.00%) DWDM
2 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (20.00%) Frame Relay
2 1 (20.00%) Intelligent Network
2 1 (20.00%) Internet
2 1 (20.00%) Intranet
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) OSPF
2 1 (20.00%) PBX
2 1 (20.00%) PSTN
2 1 (20.00%) SDH
2 1 (20.00%) Skype
2 1 (20.00%) X.25
2 1 (20.00%) xDSL
General
1 5 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Automotive
3 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Avaya Specialist
1 1 (20.00%) Avaya Telephony Specialist
1 1 (20.00%) Mac Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Network Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Rollout Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Security Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Telephony Specialist
1 1 (20.00%) Voice Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Voice Network Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) VoIP Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (20.00%) IVR
2 1 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (20.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Mac OS
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) B2C
1 1 (20.00%) Business Development
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 1 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (20.00%) Supply Chain Management
1 1 (20.00%) Workforce Optimisation
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Apple
2 1 (20.00%) Avaya
2 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (20.00%) Ericsson
2 1 (20.00%) MobileIron
2 1 (20.00%) NICE Systems
2 1 (20.00%) Nortel
2 1 (20.00%) Polycom