The median contractor rate for a Voice Engineer was £413 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 27 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.

Voice Engineer
England / London
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 377 405 377
Rank change year-on-year +28 -28  
Contract jobs requiring a Voice Engineer 21 26 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.11% 0.12% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.12% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 16 23
Median daily rate £413 £388 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.45% +6.89%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £319 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £463 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £363 £350
% change year-on-year -6.89% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £14.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 - £26.50

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 18357 21038 20420
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.81% 95.01% 94.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 13065 15076 14090
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 239 283 378
Median hourly rate £22.50 £17.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.35% -10.52%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.57 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Voice Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Voice Engineer in London

Voice Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Voice Engineer in London

Voice Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Voice Engineer in London over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Voice Engineer in London

Voice Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Voice Engineer in London

Voice Engineer
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Voice Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 27 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
City of London +4 3 £288 -11.53%
Docklands, London - 1 - -
Voice Engineer
England

Voice Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, Voice 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 London region featuring Voice Engineer in the job title.

1 41 (70.69%) Cisco
2 15 (25.86%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (25.86%) VoIP
3 14 (24.14%) WAN
3 14 (24.14%) Finance
3 14 (24.14%) Cisco CUCM
4 13 (22.41%) OSPF
4 13 (22.41%) CCNP
5 12 (20.69%) LAN
5 12 (20.69%) Firewall
6 11 (18.97%) VRRP
6 11 (18.97%) TCP/IP
6 11 (18.97%) Avaya
6 11 (18.97%) HSRP
7 10 (17.24%) CheckPoint
7 10 (17.24%) Cisco UCCX
7 10 (17.24%) XMPP
8 9 (15.52%) DMZ
9 8 (13.79%) Wireless
9 8 (13.79%) IPsec
9 8 (13.79%) CCNA
9 8 (13.79%) VPN
9 8 (13.79%) Spanning Tree
10 7 (12.07%) Skype
10 7 (12.07%) Telepresence
10 7 (12.07%) CCSA
10 7 (12.07%) Asset Management
10 7 (12.07%) Skype for Business
10 7 (12.07%) Video Conferencing
11 6 (10.34%) Mitel

Voice Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 7 (12.07%) Skype for Business
2 3 (5.17%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (3.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.72%) MS Office
2 1 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.72%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 15 (25.86%) VoIP
2 14 (24.14%) WAN
3 13 (22.41%) OSPF
4 12 (20.69%) Firewall
4 12 (20.69%) LAN
5 11 (18.97%) HSRP
5 11 (18.97%) TCP/IP
5 11 (18.97%) VRRP
6 9 (15.52%) DMZ
7 8 (13.79%) IPsec
7 8 (13.79%) Spanning Tree
7 8 (13.79%) VPN
7 8 (13.79%) Wireless
8 7 (12.07%) Skype
8 7 (12.07%) Telepresence
9 5 (8.62%) BGP
9 5 (8.62%) DMS-100
9 5 (8.62%) DPNSS
9 5 (8.62%) Q.931
10 4 (6.90%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.45%) MySQL
General
1 14 (24.14%) Finance
2 6 (10.34%) Telecoms
3 4 (6.90%) Banking
4 3 (5.17%) Retail
5 1 (1.72%) Billing
5 1 (1.72%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.72%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.72%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (17.24%) XMPP
2 2 (3.45%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.07%) Video Conferencing
2 5 (8.62%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.45%) Data Structures
3 2 (3.45%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.72%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.17%) Windows
2 2 (3.45%) Linux
3 1 (1.72%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (12.07%) Asset Management
2 5 (8.62%) Migration
3 4 (6.90%) Investment Management
4 2 (3.45%) Line Management
4 2 (3.45%) Network Design
4 2 (3.45%) Project Management
5 1 (1.72%) CAD
5 1 (1.72%) Change Management
5 1 (1.72%) Incident Management
5 1 (1.72%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (1.72%) ITIL
5 1 (1.72%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 1 (1.72%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (1.72%) Requirements Management
5 1 (1.72%) Service Delivery
5 1 (1.72%) Speech Recognition
5 1 (1.72%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (1.72%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (1.72%) Time Management
5 1 (1.72%) Two-Factor Authentication
Qualifications
1 15 (25.86%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (22.41%) CCNP
3 8 (13.79%) CCNA
4 7 (12.07%) CCSA
5 5 (8.62%) CCNP Voice
5 5 (8.62%) CCVP
6 2 (3.45%) CCIE
6 2 (3.45%) SC Cleared
6 2 (3.45%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.72%) CCDP
7 1 (1.72%) DBS Check
7 1 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.72%) MCITP
7 1 (1.72%) MCSA
7 1 (1.72%) MCSE
7 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.17%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.45%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 14 (24.14%) Cisco CUCM
2 10 (17.24%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (1.72%) Cisco IPCC
3 1 (1.72%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 41 (70.69%) Cisco
2 11 (18.97%) Avaya
3 10 (17.24%) CheckPoint
4 6 (10.34%) Mitel
4 6 (10.34%) Nortel
5 5 (8.62%) Polycom
6 4 (6.90%) Microsoft
6 4 (6.90%) NICE Systems
6 4 (6.90%) VMware
7 3 (5.17%) Arista
7 3 (5.17%) Juniper
7 3 (5.17%) Nokia
7 3 (5.17%) Red Box
7 3 (5.17%) Remedy
8 2 (3.45%) Acme Packet
8 2 (3.45%) GENBAND
8 2 (3.45%) HP
8 2 (3.45%) Verint
9 1 (1.72%) CyberTech
9 1 (1.72%) EMC
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