The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 22 June 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)
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 56 59
Rank change year-on-year +8 +3  
Contract jobs citing VoIP 11 3 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.87% 0.51% 2.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.24% 3.85% 18.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 3
Median daily rate £208 £262 £130
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.61% +101.53%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £192 £126
10% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £332 £192
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £331
% change year-on-year +3.57% +5.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 13
Median hourly rate £17.50 - £20.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £28.75 £20.50
% change year-on-year -30.43% +40.24%  

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 119 78 105
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 20.27% 13.15% 13.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 46 54
Median daily rate £290 £400 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.50% +45.45%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £337 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £625 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £347
% change year-on-year +2.73% +5.04%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 8 26
Median hourly rate £19.38 £45.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -56.93% +95.65%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.84 £37.00 £20.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £45.00 £51.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £32.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year -15.38% +25.00%  

VoIP
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 Cambridgeshire

VoIP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VoIP in Cambridgeshire

VoIP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VoIP in Cambridgeshire

VoIP
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VoIP within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge - 7 £195 - 1
Peterborough +2 2 £208 +19.54% 1
Huntingdon - 1 - -
VoIP
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for VoIP.

1 11 (78.57%) WAN
2 10 (71.43%) LAN
3 8 (57.14%) Cisco
3 8 (57.14%) Wi-Fi
3 8 (57.14%) Firewall
4 6 (42.86%) Private Cloud
5 5 (35.71%) Cisco CUCM
6 4 (28.57%) Information Security
6 4 (28.57%) Wireless
7 3 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (21.43%) Information Governance
7 3 (21.43%) Problem Management
7 3 (21.43%) Unified Communications
7 3 (21.43%) Degree
7 3 (21.43%) IP Telephony
8 2 (14.29%) Business Continuity
8 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
8 2 (14.29%) Cisco IPT
8 2 (14.29%) Mac OS
8 2 (14.29%) Driving Licence
8 2 (14.29%) NHS
8 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
8 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
8 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
8 2 (14.29%) ITIL
8 2 (14.29%) MCP
8 2 (14.29%) Windows
8 2 (14.29%) Linux
8 2 (14.29%) CCNP
8 2 (14.29%) CCNA

VoIP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (78.57%) WAN
2 10 (71.43%) LAN
3 8 (57.14%) Firewall
3 8 (57.14%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (28.57%) Wireless
5 3 (21.43%) IP Telephony
5 3 (21.43%) Unified Communications
6 2 (14.29%) Cisco IPT
7 1 (7.14%) DHCP
7 1 (7.14%) DNS
7 1 (7.14%) IPv4
General
1 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Network Specialist
1 6 (42.86%) Voice Specialist
2 4 (28.57%) Network Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Voice Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Voice Network Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco Voice Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) IT Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) IT Support
5 1 (7.14%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Telephony Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Unified Communications Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Private Cloud
2 2 (14.29%) Driving Licence
2 2 (14.29%) NHS
3 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
1 2 (14.29%) Mac OS
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Mac OS X
2 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Information Security
2 3 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (21.43%) Information Governance
2 3 (21.43%) Problem Management
3 2 (14.29%) Business Continuity
3 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (7.14%) CRM
4 1 (7.14%) High Availability
4 1 (7.14%) Migration
4 1 (7.14%) Service Management
4 1 (7.14%) WAN Optimisation
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) CCNA
2 2 (14.29%) CCNP
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (14.29%) MCP
3 1 (7.14%) CCNP Voice
3 1 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (7.14%) MCSE
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Cisco
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) HP
3 1 (7.14%) Juniper
3 1 (7.14%) Riverbed
3 1 (7.14%) VMware