Period
to 22 October 2018

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 22 October 2018 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
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 60 59 76
Rank change year-on-year -1 +17 -11
Contract jobs citing VoIP 8 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.16% 0.93% 0.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.00% 7.32% 2.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 2
Gloucestershire median daily rate £263 £195 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +34.62% -40.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £188 £187 £313
90th Percentile £372 £300 £338
South West median daily rate £380 £248 £300
% change year-on-year +53.54% -17.50% -19.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £13.70 £17.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.71% - -
South West median hourly rate £13.70 £18.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year -24.93% -27.00% -42.86%

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 100 82 149
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 14.53% 12.65% 15.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 33 100
Gloucestershire median daily rate £381 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.08% -7.69% -14.75%
10th Percentile £202 £133 £125
90th Percentile £531 £390 £426
South West median daily rate £389 £365 £350
% change year-on-year +6.51% +4.29% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 15
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £44.50 £31.50 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.27% -4.55% -22.35%
10th Percentile £29.49 £21.25 £11.66
90th Percentile £50.25 £38.13 £43.75
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £32.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year +30.77% -1.52% -17.50%

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 22 October 2018.

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 22 October 2018. 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
Gloucester -2 5 £263 +7.14%
Cheltenham -4 1 £425 +117.95%
Cirencester - 1 - - 1
VoIP
South West

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing VoIP 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for VoIP.

1 3 (37.50%) Handset
1 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
2 2 (25.00%) Firewall
2 2 (25.00%) Network Security
2 2 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (25.00%) Mitel
2 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (25.00%) LAN
2 2 (25.00%) WAN
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco
2 2 (25.00%) HP
2 2 (25.00%) NHS
2 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
3 1 (12.50%) Internet
3 1 (12.50%) MPLS
3 1 (12.50%) Blackberry
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (12.50%) Juniper
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) IPv4
3 1 (12.50%) IPv6
3 1 (12.50%) CCNA
3 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
3 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP

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 1 (12.50%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
1 2 (25.00%) LAN
1 2 (25.00%) Network Security
1 2 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (12.50%) Broadband
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (12.50%) GSM
2 1 (12.50%) Internet
2 1 (12.50%) IPv4
2 1 (12.50%) IPv6
2 1 (12.50%) LTE
2 1 (12.50%) MPLS
2 1 (12.50%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (12.50%) UMTS
2 1 (12.50%) VPN
2 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (12.50%) Wireshark
2 1 (12.50%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Desktop Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support
2 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Java Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Java Software Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Rollout Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Security Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Telephony Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) STL
1 1 (12.50%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Handset
2 2 (25.00%) NHS
3 1 (12.50%) Blackberry
3 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (12.50%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 1 (12.50%) Driving Licence
3 1 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
1 2 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) Coaching
2 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (12.50%) Defect Tracking
2 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Network Architecture
2 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
2 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery Management
2 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
1 1 (12.50%) C++
1 1 (12.50%) Java
1 1 (12.50%) Python
1 1 (12.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) CCNA
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco
1 2 (25.00%) HP
1 2 (25.00%) Mitel
2 1 (12.50%) BT
2 1 (12.50%) Canon
2 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix
2 1 (12.50%) Juniper
2 1 (12.50%) Meraki
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Palo Alto
2 1 (12.50%) Polycom
2 1 (12.50%) Riverbed