Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for VoIP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited VoIP over the 6 months to 21 November 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.

Voice Over IP (VoIP)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 78 67
Rank change year-on-year +21 -11 +5
Contract jobs citing VoIP 6 4 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.90% 0.44% 1.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.59% 2.94% 11.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 11
Gloucestershire median daily rate £195 £325 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -40.00% +25.00% +92.59%
10th Percentile £187 £313 £180
90th Percentile £300 £402 £425
South West median daily rate £190 £323 £375
% change year-on-year -41.09% -14.00% +50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £17.50 - £48.00
South West median hourly rate £18.25 £40.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -54.38% -5.88% +112.50%

VoIP 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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 91 136 140
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 13.73% 14.81% 14.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 94 91
Gloucestershire median daily rate £305 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.15% -13.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £126 £122 £165
90th Percentile £439 £434 £475
South West median daily rate £370 £350 £364
% change year-on-year +5.71% -3.78% +2.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 17 10
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £31.50 £25.00 £42.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.00% -41.52% +85.87%
10th Percentile £19.90 £11.18 £14.66
90th Percentile £36.38 £43.75 £48.00
South West median hourly rate £31.50 £33.00 £39.63
% change year-on-year -4.55% -16.72% +76.11%

VoIP
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

Job postings citing VoIP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire.

Job vacancy trend for VoIP in Gloucestershire

VoIP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing VoIP in Gloucestershire.

Contractor daily rate trend for VoIP in Gloucestershire

VoIP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VoIP in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VoIP in Gloucestershire

VoIP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing VoIP in Gloucestershire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for VoIP in Gloucestershire

VoIP
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VoIP within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
Cheltenham - 2 £195 -
Gloucester - 2 £245 -
VoIP
South West

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing VoIP 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for VoIP.

1 3 (50.00%) SQL
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco
1 3 (50.00%) DHCP
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Wireless
2 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 2 (33.33%) Internet
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) VPN
2 2 (33.33%) DNS
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) LTE
3 1 (16.67%) Broadband
3 1 (16.67%) GSM
3 1 (16.67%) LAN
3 1 (16.67%) UMTS
3 1 (16.67%) WLAN
3 1 (16.67%) WAN
3 1 (16.67%) SSL
3 1 (16.67%) SLA
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (16.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL

VoIP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) DHCP
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (33.33%) DNS
2 2 (33.33%) Internet
2 2 (33.33%) VPN
2 2 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (16.67%) Broadband
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (16.67%) DMVPN
3 1 (16.67%) GSM
3 1 (16.67%) HSRP
3 1 (16.67%) IPsec
3 1 (16.67%) LAN
3 1 (16.67%) LTE
3 1 (16.67%) SAN
3 1 (16.67%) SSL
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) UMTS
3 1 (16.67%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (16.67%) Administrator
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Designer
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Support
1 1 (16.67%) ICT Administrator
1 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support
1 1 (16.67%) IT Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Lead Designer
1 1 (16.67%) Network Designer
1 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Senior IT Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Server Support
1 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms Designer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL
1 1 (16.67%) Network Design
1 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (16.67%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCNA
1 1 (16.67%) CCNP
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (16.67%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (16.67%) Backup Exec
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Avaya
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) F5
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) Mitel
3 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds