The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 3 months to 23 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IP Telephony
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 67 - 79
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing IP Telephony 3 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.34% - 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.00% - 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £275 - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £344 £300
% change year-on-year +1.81% +14.58%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.94 £22.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -11.38% +55.17%  

IP Telephony 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 Edinburgh with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 75 135 132
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 8.44% 8.91% 9.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 60 46
Median daily rate £425 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £176 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £542 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 3
Median hourly rate £22.50 £15.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -60.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.85 £37.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -38.24% +34.54%  

IP Telephony
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for IP Telephony in Edinburgh

IP Telephony
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing IP Telephony in Edinburgh.

Contractor daily rate trend for IP Telephony in Edinburgh

IP Telephony
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing IP Telephony in Edinburgh.

Contractor hourly rate trend for IP Telephony in Edinburgh

IP Telephony
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing IP Telephony 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for IP Telephony.

1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Case Management
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Mitel
3 1 (25.00%) Information Management
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Fat Client
3 1 (25.00%) SCCM
3 1 (25.00%) Android
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) iPad
3 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (25.00%) Canon

IP Telephony
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Desktop Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) IT Manager
1 1 (25.00%) IT Technical Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Service Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (25.00%) iPad
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (25.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Android
2 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (25.00%) Mac OS X
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Case Management
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Email Filtering
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) Information Management
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Adobe
2 1 (25.00%) Apple
2 1 (25.00%) Canon
2 1 (25.00%) Dell
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Mitel
2 1 (25.00%) Xerox