Period
to 9 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for IP Telephony skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited IP Telephony over the 6 months to 9 December 2018 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.

IP Telephony
Central London > City of London
6 months to
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 255 249 232
Rank change year-on-year -6 -17 +26
Contract jobs citing IP Telephony 5 6 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.071% 0.084% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.65% 0.80% 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 9
City of London median daily rate £325 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.53% -5.56% +0.95%
10th Percentile £205 £373 £283
90th Percentile £540 £468 £500
Central London median daily rate £325 £413 £400
% change year-on-year -21.21% +3.13% -3.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

IP Telephony 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 the City of London with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 768 754 922
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 10.83% 10.55% 14.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 594 585 711
City of London median daily rate £425 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £157 £203 £294
90th Percentile £638 £625 £588
Central London median daily rate £425 £450 £450
% change year-on-year -5.56% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 13 16
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £17.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -10.53% +7.10%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.30 £11.50
90th Percentile £25.50 £23.30 £55.00
Central London median hourly rate £18.88 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year +14.42% -13.16% +7.10%

IP Telephony
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing IP Telephony as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for IP Telephony in the City of London

IP Telephony
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 IP Telephony in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for IP Telephony in the City of London

IP Telephony
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IP Telephony in the City of London over the 6 months to 9 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IP Telephony in the City of London

IP Telephony
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 IP Telephony in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for IP Telephony in the City of London

For the 6 months to 9 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing IP Telephony also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for IP Telephony.

1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) VPN
2 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) MPLS
3 2 (40.00%) OSPF
3 2 (40.00%) BGP
3 2 (40.00%) EIGRP
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Avaya
3 2 (40.00%) Avaya Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Firmware
3 2 (40.00%) Change Management
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) Wireless
3 2 (40.00%) Python
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (40.00%) MS Visio
3 2 (40.00%) Perl
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) SLA
3 2 (40.00%) CCNP
3 2 (40.00%) CCNA
3 2 (40.00%) Migration
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Wireshark
3 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco IOS

IP Telephony
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 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (40.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) LAN
1 3 (60.00%) MPLS
1 3 (60.00%) VPN
1 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) BGP
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (40.00%) EIGRP
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) Internet
2 2 (40.00%) Multicast
2 2 (40.00%) Network Security
2 2 (40.00%) OSPF
2 2 (40.00%) Wireless
2 2 (40.00%) Wireshark
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) FTP
3 1 (20.00%) VoIP
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Network Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Network Design Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Network Operations Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Strategy Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Support
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Change Management
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Network Design
2 1 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Perl
1 2 (40.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Avaya Certification
1 2 (40.00%) CCNA
1 2 (40.00%) CCNP
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Firmware
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Aruba
2 2 (40.00%) Avaya
2 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (40.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (20.00%) Ivanti
3 1 (20.00%) Mitel