Period
to 18 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Voice Engineer was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Engineer
Central London > City of London
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 232 242 249
Rank change year-on-year +10 +7 +18
Contract jobs requiring a Voice Engineer 17 5 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.24% 0.075% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.078% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 5 17
City of London median daily rate £425 £350 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.43% -22.22% +38.46%
10th Percentile £390 £318 £263
90th Percentile £485 £440 £488
Central London median daily rate £425 £350 £450
% change year-on-year +21.43% -22.22% +38.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
City of London
Contract vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 6694 6411 8806
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.55% 95.54% 95.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 5291 5101 6921
City of London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £273
90th Percentile £675 £663 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 79 126
City of London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.25 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.45% -4.17% +5.88%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.45 £10.25
90th Percentile £29.29 £47.83 £37.88
Central London median hourly rate £18.05 £17.08 £18.00
% change year-on-year +5.66% -5.10% +10.23%

Voice Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings that featured Voice Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Voice Engineer in the City of London

Voice Engineer
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 Voice Engineer in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Voice Engineer in the City of London

Voice Engineer
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 Voice Engineer in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Voice Engineer in the City of London

Voice Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, Voice Engineer contract jobs required the following IT 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 featuring Voice Engineer in the job title.

1 13 (76.47%) Cisco
2 8 (47.06%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (47.06%) Skype for Business
2 8 (47.06%) Unified Communications
2 8 (47.06%) Skype
3 7 (41.18%) Cisco CUCM
3 7 (41.18%) CCNP
3 7 (41.18%) Telecoms
3 7 (41.18%) Banking
4 6 (35.29%) Avaya
4 6 (35.29%) Office 365
5 5 (29.41%) CCNA
5 5 (29.41%) Video Conferencing
5 5 (29.41%) ISDN
5 5 (29.41%) Finance
6 4 (23.53%) Migration
6 4 (23.53%) QSIG
6 4 (23.53%) H.323
6 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
6 4 (23.53%) Red Box
7 3 (17.65%) Telepresence
7 3 (17.65%) Cisco UCCX
7 3 (17.65%) Investment Banking
8 2 (11.76%) XMPP
8 2 (11.76%) VoIP
8 2 (11.76%) Cisco UCCE
8 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
8 2 (11.76%) Fault Management
8 2 (11.76%) WebEx
9 1 (5.88%) CCNP Voice

Voice Engineer Skill Set
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 8 (47.06%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 6 (35.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (47.06%) Skype
1 8 (47.06%) Unified Communications
2 5 (29.41%) ISDN
3 4 (23.53%) H.323
3 4 (23.53%) QSIG
4 3 (17.65%) Telepresence
5 2 (11.76%) VoIP
5 2 (11.76%) WebEx
6 1 (5.88%) BGP
6 1 (5.88%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (5.88%) EIGRP
6 1 (5.88%) IPv4
6 1 (5.88%) LAN
6 1 (5.88%) Multicast
6 1 (5.88%) NX-OS
6 1 (5.88%) OSPF
6 1 (5.88%) PBX
6 1 (5.88%) PSTN
6 1 (5.88%) VLAN
6 1 (5.88%) WAN
General
1 7 (41.18%) Banking
1 7 (41.18%) Telecoms
2 5 (29.41%) Finance
3 3 (17.65%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Migration
2 2 (11.76%) Fault Management
3 1 (5.88%) Functional Testing
3 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL
3 1 (5.88%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (41.18%) CCNP
3 5 (29.41%) CCNA
4 1 (5.88%) CCIE
4 1 (5.88%) CCIE Collaboration
4 1 (5.88%) CCNP Voice
4 1 (5.88%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (41.18%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (17.65%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (11.76%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 13 (76.47%) Cisco
2 6 (35.29%) Avaya
3 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
3 4 (23.53%) Red Box
4 1 (5.88%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 1 (5.88%) BT
4 1 (5.88%) NICE Systems
4 1 (5.88%) Polycom
4 1 (5.88%) Sonus
4 1 (5.88%) Speakerbus