The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for CTI skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited CTI over the 3 months to 28 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.

Computer Telephony Integration (CTI)
London / City of London
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 165 159 203
Rank change year-on-year -6 +44  
Contract jobs citing CTI 1 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.031% 0.18% 0.035%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.29% 1.27% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 2
Median daily rate - £475 £563
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -15.55%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £480 £350
% change year-on-year -21.87% +37.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 - -

CTI 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 340 471 737
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 10.42% 13.99% 12.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 262 370 549
Median daily rate £427 £463 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.67% +12.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £288 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £340
% change year-on-year +2.73% +7.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 24
Median hourly rate £24.86 £19.00 £17.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.84% +5.67%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.40 £17.50 £14.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £25.20 £32.86
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £31.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year -4.76% +31.25%  

CTI
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for CTI in the City of London

CTI
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 CTI in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for CTI in the City of London

CTI
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 CTI in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for CTI in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CTI 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 CTI.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (100.00%) DNA
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Avaya
1 1 (100.00%) Genesys
1 1 (100.00%) Siemens
1 1 (100.00%) Back Office
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Handset
1 1 (100.00%) IVR
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Use Case
1 1 (100.00%) Verint
1 1 (100.00%) Business Transformation
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Team
1 1 (100.00%) Customer Requirements

CTI
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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
General
1 1 (100.00%) Back Office
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Designer
1 1 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Solutions Designer
1 1 (100.00%) Voice Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Handset
1 1 (100.00%) IVR
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Business Transformation
1 1 (100.00%) Customer Requirements
1 1 (100.00%) DNA
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (100.00%) Use Case
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Avaya
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Genesys
1 1 (100.00%) Siemens
1 1 (100.00%) Verint