The median contractor rate for a Voice Network Engineer was £325 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Voice Network Engineer
UK / England
Rank 555 594 573
Rank change year-on-year +39 -21  
Contract jobs requiring a Voice Network Engineer 15 24 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.037% 0.049% 0.029%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% 0.052% 0.031%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 14 11
Median daily rate £325 £338 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.70% +22.72%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £468 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £350 £281
% change year-on-year -14.28% +24.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £40.00

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 38892 46305 45014
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.87% 95.20% 94.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 25282 30341 27633
Median daily rate £430 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.17% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £263 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1342 1464 1808
Median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +5.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £47.91 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Voice Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured Voice Network Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Voice Network Engineer in England

Voice Network Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Voice Network Engineer in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Voice Network Engineer in England

Voice Network Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Voice Network Engineer in England over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Voice Network Engineer in England

Voice Network Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Voice Network Engineer in England

Voice Network Engineer
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 Voice Network Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East Midlands - 7 £300 -
London 0 4 £425 +25.92%
South East +19 3 £295 -21.33%
East of England -8 1 £375 +17.03%
Voice Network Engineer
UK

Voice Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, Voice Network 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 England region featuring Voice Network Engineer in the job title.

1 32 (84.21%) Cisco
2 22 (57.89%) Firewall
3 14 (36.84%) WAN
4 13 (34.21%) CCNA
4 13 (34.21%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (34.21%) OSPF
5 12 (31.58%) Juniper
6 11 (28.95%) VoIP
6 11 (28.95%) CheckPoint
6 11 (28.95%) LAN
6 11 (28.95%) Finance
6 11 (28.95%) VRRP
6 11 (28.95%) HSRP
6 11 (28.95%) Cisco IPT
7 10 (26.32%) Video Conferencing
7 10 (26.32%) IP Telephony
8 9 (23.68%) JNCIA
8 9 (23.68%) Meraki
8 9 (23.68%) Wi-Fi
8 9 (23.68%) DMZ
8 9 (23.68%) Cisco Nexus
9 8 (21.05%) TCP/IP
9 8 (21.05%) VPN
9 8 (21.05%) Wireless
9 8 (21.05%) IPsec
9 8 (21.05%) Spanning Tree
10 7 (18.42%) Asset Management
10 7 (18.42%) Cisco CUCM
10 7 (18.42%) CCSA
11 6 (15.79%) BGP

Voice Network Engineer Skill Set
Top Related 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 1 (2.63%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 22 (57.89%) Firewall
2 14 (36.84%) WAN
3 13 (34.21%) OSPF
4 11 (28.95%) Cisco IPT
4 11 (28.95%) HSRP
4 11 (28.95%) LAN
4 11 (28.95%) VoIP
4 11 (28.95%) VRRP
5 10 (26.32%) IP Telephony
6 9 (23.68%) Cisco Nexus
6 9 (23.68%) DMZ
6 9 (23.68%) Wi-Fi
7 8 (21.05%) IPsec
7 8 (21.05%) Spanning Tree
7 8 (21.05%) TCP/IP
7 8 (21.05%) VPN
7 8 (21.05%) Wireless
8 6 (15.79%) BGP
9 4 (10.53%) Cisco Wireless
10 3 (7.89%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) MySQL
1 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (28.95%) Finance
2 5 (13.16%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.26%) Banking
4 1 (2.63%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.63%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.26%) 802.1X
1 2 (5.26%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (26.32%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (7.89%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.63%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.89%) Windows
2 2 (5.26%) Windows Vista
3 1 (2.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (18.42%) Asset Management
2 4 (10.53%) Investment Management
3 2 (5.26%) High Availability
3 2 (5.26%) ITSM
3 2 (5.26%) Service Management
4 1 (2.63%) CAD
4 1 (2.63%) Change Control
4 1 (2.63%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (2.63%) Incident Management
4 1 (2.63%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (2.63%) Migration
4 1 (2.63%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 1 (2.63%) Network Architecture
4 1 (2.63%) Network Design
4 1 (2.63%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (2.63%) Service Delivery
4 1 (2.63%) Test Planning
4 1 (2.63%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 1 (2.63%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.63%) C
1 1 (2.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (34.21%) CCNA
1 13 (34.21%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (23.68%) JNCIA
3 7 (18.42%) CCSA
4 4 (10.53%) CCNP
5 1 (2.63%) CCDP
5 1 (2.63%) CCIE
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Hyper-V
1 1 (2.63%) VMware ESX
1 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.63%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (18.42%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (5.26%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (2.63%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 32 (84.21%) Cisco
2 12 (31.58%) Juniper
3 11 (28.95%) CheckPoint
4 9 (23.68%) Meraki
5 4 (10.53%) HP
6 3 (7.89%) Arista
6 3 (7.89%) Microsoft
7 2 (5.26%) BMC
7 2 (5.26%) IBM
7 2 (5.26%) Nortel
7 2 (5.26%) Remedy
8 1 (2.63%) CyberTech
8 1 (2.63%) EMC
8 1 (2.63%) Genesys
8 1 (2.63%) NICE Systems
8 1 (2.63%) Nokia
8 1 (2.63%) Oracle
8 1 (2.63%) Red Box
8 1 (2.63%) Verint
8 1 (2.63%) VMware