Period
to 19 September 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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 146 122 122
Rank change year-on-year -24 0 +28
Contract jobs citing VoIP 32 40 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.86% 1.11% 1.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.16% 4.98% 6.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 29 42
Hampshire median daily rate £250 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -35.06% +2.67% -3.23%
10th Percentile £135 £246 £306
90th Percentile £560 £445 £438
South East median daily rate £333 £388 £375
% change year-on-year -14.19% +3.33% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 3
Hampshire median hourly rate - £20.00 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -43.66% +5.19%
South East median hourly rate £18.75 £20.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year -6.25% -43.66% +86.84%

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 770 804 801
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 20.74% 22.40% 20.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 382 478 510
Hampshire median daily rate £413 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +5.26% +1.33%
10th Percentile £270 £250 £275
90th Percentile £575 £508 £525
South East median daily rate £410 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +2.50% +3.23% +4.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 57 72
Hampshire median hourly rate £25.50 £20.00 £34.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.51% -41.61% +14.17%
10th Percentile £12.56 £10.40 £13.00
90th Percentile £47.73 £43.75 £49.46
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £17.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year +29.58% -29.00% +11.11%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +9 12 £250 -28.57% 6
Southampton -31 4 £225 -41.56% 1
Fareham 0 3 £238 -38.31%
Portsmouth -28 3 £325 -15.58% 1
Hook - 3 £175 -
Petersfield +3 2 £170 +21.43%
Farnborough -14 1 £133 -73.35% 2
VoIP
South East

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 20 (62.50%) Cisco
2 10 (31.25%) WAN
2 10 (31.25%) LAN
2 10 (31.25%) Data Centre
3 9 (28.13%) Firewall
3 9 (28.13%) MPLS
4 8 (25.00%) OSPF
4 8 (25.00%) EIGRP
4 8 (25.00%) Forcepoint
4 8 (25.00%) PBX
4 8 (25.00%) Windows
4 8 (25.00%) Network Design
4 8 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 8 (25.00%) FortiGate
5 7 (21.88%) Change Management
5 7 (21.88%) Migration
6 6 (18.75%) IPsec
6 6 (18.75%) BGP
6 6 (18.75%) SC Cleared
6 6 (18.75%) DV Cleared
6 6 (18.75%) QA
7 4 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
7 4 (12.50%) Time Management
7 4 (12.50%) Windows 7
7 4 (12.50%) Wireless
7 4 (12.50%) DNS
7 4 (12.50%) Active Directory
8 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
8 3 (9.38%) DHCP

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 2 (6.25%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.13%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (3.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (31.25%) LAN
1 10 (31.25%) WAN
2 9 (28.13%) Firewall
2 9 (28.13%) MPLS
3 8 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 8 (25.00%) EIGRP
3 8 (25.00%) OSPF
3 8 (25.00%) PBX
4 6 (18.75%) BGP
4 6 (18.75%) IPsec
5 4 (12.50%) DNS
5 4 (12.50%) Wireless
6 3 (9.38%) DHCP
6 3 (9.38%) SMS
6 3 (9.38%) VoWiFi
6 3 (9.38%) VSAT
7 2 (6.25%) IP Telephony
7 2 (6.25%) SNMP
7 2 (6.25%) Wireshark
8 1 (3.13%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) MySQL
1 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) JIRA
1 1 (3.13%) Rational DOORS
General
1 3 (9.38%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.13%) Military
Job Titles
1 12 (37.50%) Network Engineer
2 6 (18.75%) Implementation Engineer
2 6 (18.75%) Network Implementation Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Desktop Support
3 4 (12.50%) Network Support
4 3 (9.38%) Architect
4 3 (9.38%) Design Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (9.38%) IT Technician
4 3 (9.38%) Network Design Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Developer
5 2 (6.25%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Field Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) PBX Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) PHP Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Systems Integrator
5 2 (6.25%) Telephony Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) VoIP Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (31.25%) Data Centre
2 3 (9.38%) CCTV
2 3 (9.38%) IPTV
2 3 (9.38%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (9.38%) Video on Demand
3 1 (3.13%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.13%) IVR
3 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.13%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (3.13%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.00%) Windows
2 4 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 2 (6.25%) Windows 10
3 2 (6.25%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.13%) Check Point GAiA
4 1 (3.13%) Linux
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.00%) Network Design
2 7 (21.88%) Change Management
2 7 (21.88%) Migration
3 4 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (12.50%) Time Management
4 3 (9.38%) ITIL
4 3 (9.38%) Network Architecture
5 2 (6.25%) Asset Management
5 2 (6.25%) Business Transformation
5 2 (6.25%) Data Security
5 2 (6.25%) Matrix Organization
5 2 (6.25%) Project Management
6 1 (3.13%) Converged Infrastructure
6 1 (3.13%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (3.13%) High Availability
6 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 1 (3.13%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (3.13%) SIEM
6 1 (3.13%) Software Testing
6 1 (3.13%) SysML
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.25%) PHP
2 1 (3.13%) SQL
2 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (18.75%) DV Cleared
2 6 (18.75%) SC Cleared
3 3 (9.38%) MCSE
3 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (3.13%) CCNA
5 1 (3.13%) CCNP
5 1 (3.13%) Degree
5 1 (3.13%) HNC
5 1 (3.13%) HND
5 1 (3.13%) ISTQB
5 1 (3.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.75%) QA
2 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.25%) Virtual Desktop
2 2 (6.25%) vSphere
3 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (25.00%) FortiGate
2 2 (6.25%) SCCM
3 1 (3.13%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (3.13%) SCOM
Vendors
1 20 (62.50%) Cisco
2 8 (25.00%) Forcepoint
3 3 (9.38%) Avaya
3 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
3 3 (9.38%) Mitel
3 3 (9.38%) Palo Alto
4 2 (6.25%) Capita
4 2 (6.25%) CheckPoint
4 2 (6.25%) Juniper
4 2 (6.25%) Oracle
4 2 (6.25%) VMware
5 1 (3.13%) Apple
5 1 (3.13%) F5
5 1 (3.13%) HP