Period
to 15 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 15 December 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 East > Hampshire
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 153 137 115
Rank change year-on-year -16 -22 +15
Contract jobs citing VoIP 36 32 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.94% 0.90% 1.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.34% 3.84% 6.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 25 42
Hampshire median daily rate £343 £325 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.38% -5.80% -10.97%
10th Percentile £155 £118 £284
90th Percentile £541 £421 £438
South East median daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% -1.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 5
Hampshire median hourly rate - £20.00 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -21.57% -43.33%
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% -51.22% +164.52%

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 Hampshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 829 834 817
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 21.74% 23.40% 21.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 489 476 535
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% -3.23%
10th Percentile £300 £213 £252
90th Percentile £575 £518 £525
South East median daily rate £400 £390 £383
% change year-on-year +2.56% +1.96% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 51 49
Hampshire median hourly rate £39.00 £20.00 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +95.00% -15.79% -27.20%
10th Percentile £13.50 £10.40 £11.97
90th Percentile £50.00 £47.50 £49.46
South East median hourly rate £22.35 £17.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +31.46% -32.00% -5.66%

VoIP
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for VoIP in Hampshire

VoIP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VoIP in Hampshire

VoIP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VoIP in Hampshire over the 6 months to 15 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VoIP in Hampshire

VoIP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VoIP in Hampshire

VoIP
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VoIP within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 15 December 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
Basingstoke +4 14 £225 -35.71% 5
Hook +8 7 £370 -3.65%
Southampton -11 6 £214 -44.48% 2
Portsmouth -25 3 £325 -3.70% 1
Fareham -8 2 £293 -24.03%
VoIP
South East

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for VoIP.

1 27 (75.00%) Cisco
2 18 (50.00%) LAN
2 18 (50.00%) WAN
3 16 (44.44%) Firewall
4 14 (38.89%) MPLS
4 14 (38.89%) Cisco ASA
5 13 (36.11%) OSPF
5 13 (36.11%) EIGRP
6 12 (33.33%) IPsec
7 11 (30.56%) BGP
8 10 (27.78%) Windows
9 9 (25.00%) PBX
9 9 (25.00%) Wireless
9 9 (25.00%) Network Design
9 9 (25.00%) Data Centre
10 8 (22.22%) FortiGate
10 8 (22.22%) Forcepoint
11 7 (19.44%) CheckPoint
11 7 (19.44%) Cisco Certification
11 7 (19.44%) VPN
11 7 (19.44%) VMware
11 7 (19.44%) DV Cleared
11 7 (19.44%) Security Cleared
12 6 (16.67%) QA
12 6 (16.67%) SSL
12 6 (16.67%) Migration
12 6 (16.67%) Change Management
12 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
13 5 (13.89%) FCoE
13 5 (13.89%) Network Monitoring

VoIP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 (2.78%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Office 365
2 1 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (50.00%) LAN
1 18 (50.00%) WAN
2 16 (44.44%) Firewall
3 14 (38.89%) Cisco ASA
3 14 (38.89%) MPLS
4 13 (36.11%) EIGRP
4 13 (36.11%) OSPF
5 12 (33.33%) IPsec
6 11 (30.56%) BGP
7 9 (25.00%) PBX
7 9 (25.00%) Wireless
8 7 (19.44%) VPN
9 6 (16.67%) SSL
10 5 (13.89%) FCoE
10 5 (13.89%) iSCSI
10 5 (13.89%) VPLS
11 4 (11.11%) DNS
12 3 (8.33%) DHCP
12 3 (8.33%) TCP/IP
12 3 (8.33%) VSAT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) MySQL
1 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) JIRA
1 1 (2.78%) Rational DOORS
General
1 3 (8.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.78%) Military
Job Titles
1 12 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 6 (16.67%) Consultant
2 6 (16.67%) Implementation Engineer
2 6 (16.67%) Network Consultant
2 6 (16.67%) Network Implementation Engineer
3 4 (11.11%) Network Support
4 3 (8.33%) Architect
4 3 (8.33%) Design Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (8.33%) IT Technician
4 3 (8.33%) Network Design Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Field Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) PBX Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) PHP Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Systems Integrator
5 2 (5.56%) Telephony Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Telephony Support
5 2 (5.56%) VoIP Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.33%) CCTV
2 3 (8.33%) IPTV
2 3 (8.33%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (8.33%) Video on Demand
3 1 (2.78%) IVR
3 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.78%) RSA SecurID
3 1 (2.78%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (2.78%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.78%) Windows
2 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (13.89%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (5.56%) Linux
4 2 (5.56%) Windows 10
4 2 (5.56%) Windows 7
4 2 (5.56%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.78%) Check Point GAiA
5 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.00%) Network Design
2 6 (16.67%) Change Management
2 6 (16.67%) Migration
3 5 (13.89%) DevOps
3 5 (13.89%) ITIL
3 5 (13.89%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (11.11%) Network Architecture
5 3 (8.33%) Time Management
6 2 (5.56%) Asset Management
6 2 (5.56%) Business Transformation
6 2 (5.56%) Data Security
6 2 (5.56%) Matrix Organization
6 2 (5.56%) Project Management
7 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (2.78%) Incident Management
7 1 (2.78%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (2.78%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.78%) Software Testing
7 1 (2.78%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.78%) SysML
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.56%) PHP
2 1 (2.78%) SQL
2 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (19.44%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (19.44%) DV Cleared
1 7 (19.44%) Security Cleared
2 5 (13.89%) CCNP
3 4 (11.11%) SC Cleared
4 2 (5.56%) Degree
5 1 (2.78%) CCNA
5 1 (2.78%) HNC
5 1 (2.78%) HND
5 1 (2.78%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.67%) QA
2 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.56%) Virtual Desktop
2 2 (5.56%) vSphere
3 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (22.22%) FortiGate
2 5 (13.89%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (2.78%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (2.78%) Nagios
3 1 (2.78%) SCCM
3 1 (2.78%) SCOM
Vendors
1 27 (75.00%) Cisco
2 8 (22.22%) Forcepoint
3 7 (19.44%) CheckPoint
3 7 (19.44%) VMware
4 5 (13.89%) SolarWinds
5 3 (8.33%) Juniper
5 3 (8.33%) Mitel
5 3 (8.33%) Palo Alto
6 2 (5.56%) Avaya
6 2 (5.56%) Microsoft
6 2 (5.56%) Oracle
7 1 (2.78%) Apple
7 1 (2.78%) Aruba
7 1 (2.78%) F5
7 1 (2.78%) HP
7 1 (2.78%) Meraki