Period
to 9 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Q.931 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Q.931 over the 6 months to 9 December 2019 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.

Q.931
UK > England
6 months to
9 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 748 868 842
Rank change year-on-year +120 -26 +17
Contract jobs citing Q.931 4 2 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.005% 0.002% 0.019%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.040% 0.016% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 8
England median daily rate £408 - £400
UK median daily rate £408 £501 £400
% change year-on-year -18.58% +25.13% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

Q.931 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 England with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 10,013 12,386 12,849
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 13.60% 12.97% 13.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,065 7,541 7,975
England median daily rate £415 £425 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.35% +5.59% +0.63%
10th Percentile £185 £200 £185
90th Percentile £600 £613 £588
UK median daily rate £413 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -2.94% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 552 573 647
England median hourly rate £24.25 £20.00 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.25% +6.95% -16.89%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £53.75 £47.50 £44.41
UK median hourly rate £25.06 £20.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year +25.30% +6.67% -16.67%

Q.931
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Q.931 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Q.931 in England

Q.931
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Q.931 in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Q.931 in England

Q.931
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Q.931 in England over the 6 months to 9 December 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Q.931 in England

Q.931
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Q.931 in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Q.931 in England

Q.931
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Q.931 within the England region over the 6 months to 9 December 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Midlands +62 2 £366 -
London - 2 £408 - 1
West Midlands +35 1 £450 -
East Midlands - 1 £281 -
Q.931
UK

For the 6 months to 9 December 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Q.931 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 England region with a requirement for Q.931.

1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
1 3 (75.00%) ISDN
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) Change Management
2 2 (50.00%) Polycom
2 2 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) CCNP
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Internet
2 2 (50.00%) MPLS
2 2 (50.00%) SCCP
2 2 (50.00%) H.323
2 2 (50.00%) Skype for Business
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (50.00%) Office 365
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (50.00%) Skype
2 2 (50.00%) WebEx
2 2 (50.00%) CCNP Voice
2 2 (50.00%) Architectural Design
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Measurement
3 1 (25.00%) Preventative Maintenance
3 1 (25.00%) Palo Alto
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
3 1 (25.00%) F5
3 1 (25.00%) High Availability

Q.931
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 2 (50.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) ISDN
2 2 (50.00%) H.323
2 2 (50.00%) Internet
2 2 (50.00%) MPLS
2 2 (50.00%) SCCP
2 2 (50.00%) Skype
2 2 (50.00%) WebEx
3 1 (25.00%) ATM
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (25.00%) DPNSS
3 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) QSIG
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) DB2
1 1 (25.00%) Informix
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Subject Matter Expert
1 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Voice Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Change Management
2 2 (50.00%) Architectural Design
3 1 (25.00%) High Availability
3 1 (25.00%) Network Management
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Measurement
3 1 (25.00%) Preventative Maintenance
3 1 (25.00%) Statistical Analysis
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCNP
1 2 (50.00%) CCNP Voice
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Polycom
3 1 (25.00%) Blue Coat
3 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (25.00%) F5
3 1 (25.00%) Palo Alto
3 1 (25.00%) Sybase