The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Cisco IPT skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cisco IPT over the 3 months to 29 March 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.

Cisco IP Telephony (CIPT)
London / City of London
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 158 178
Contract jobs citing Cisco IPT 0 1 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London - 0.030% 0.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.25% 1.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 11
Median daily rate - £450 £155
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +190.32%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £180 £290
% change year-on-year +77.77% -37.93%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Cisco IPT 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 the City of London with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 350 399 692
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 11.39% 11.79% 13.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 263 295 502
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.18%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 11 13
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.56% +4.27%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £17.50 £13.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.73 £30.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year -39.18% +25.42%  

Cisco IPT
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco IPT in the City of London

Cisco IPT
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Cisco IPT in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco IPT in the City of London

Cisco IPT
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco IPT in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco IPT in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco IPT 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 City of London region with a requirement for Cisco IPT.

1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (100.00%) Clearswift
1 1 (100.00%) MIMEsweeper
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (100.00%) Office Communications Server
1 1 (100.00%) Network Management
1 1 (100.00%) Skype for Business
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 1 (100.00%) Email Management
1 1 (100.00%) Mimecast

Cisco IPT
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 (100.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Office Communications Server
1 1 (100.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Mimecast
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Email Management
1 1 (100.00%) Network Management
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) MIMEsweeper
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Clearswift
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec