Period
to 19 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Voice Engineer was £440 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 19 November 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
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 560 560 519
Rank change year-on-year 0 -41 +14
Contract jobs requiring a Voice Engineer 74 47 83
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.16% 0.10% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.11% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 33 46
London median daily rate £440 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.88% - +23.08%
10th Percentile £325 £300 £274
90th Percentile £526 £476 £513
England median daily rate £425 £355 £395
% change year-on-year +19.72% -10.13% +12.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £21.33 £26.50 -
% change year-on-year -19.53% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
London
Contract vacancies in London with a recognized job title 43845 42658 44659
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.85% 95.00% 94.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 31743 30364 31460
London median daily rate £493 £460 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.07% +2.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £300 £288 £268
90th Percentile £663 £638 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 544 553 695
London median hourly rate £20.00 £19.62 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.96% +3.24% +8.57%
10th Percentile £12.15 £11.50 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £47.83
England median hourly rate £18.63 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +0.68% +2.78% +9.09%

Voice Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured Voice Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

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 6 months to 19 November 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 19 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
Central London -1 17 £425 +21.43% 1
West London -10 4 £340 -19.05%
Voice Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 55 (74.32%) Cisco
2 39 (52.70%) Cisco CUCM
3 34 (45.95%) Cisco Certification
4 30 (40.54%) Finance
5 27 (36.49%) Banking
6 26 (35.14%) VoIP
7 25 (33.78%) CCNP
8 20 (27.03%) Telecoms
9 19 (25.68%) CCNA
9 19 (25.68%) CCVP
10 17 (22.97%) Skype for Business
11 16 (21.62%) XMPP
12 15 (20.27%) Cisco UCCX
12 15 (20.27%) Red Box
12 15 (20.27%) Migration
12 15 (20.27%) Cisco UCCE
13 14 (18.92%) Microsoft
14 13 (17.57%) OSPF
14 13 (17.57%) BGP
14 13 (17.57%) EIGRP
14 13 (17.57%) CCIE
15 11 (14.86%) Avaya
15 11 (14.86%) Unified Communications
15 11 (14.86%) CCNP Voice
16 10 (13.51%) Active Directory
16 10 (13.51%) ISDN
17 9 (12.16%) MPLS
17 9 (12.16%) Wireless
17 9 (12.16%) Investment Banking
17 9 (12.16%) Skype

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 17 (22.97%) Skype for Business
2 7 (9.46%) CMS
3 2 (2.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (2.70%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (6.76%) MS Visio
2 3 (4.05%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (35.14%) VoIP
2 13 (17.57%) BGP
2 13 (17.57%) EIGRP
2 13 (17.57%) OSPF
3 11 (14.86%) Unified Communications
4 10 (13.51%) ISDN
5 9 (12.16%) MPLS
5 9 (12.16%) Skype
5 9 (12.16%) Wireless
6 8 (10.81%) Cisco IOS
6 8 (10.81%) H.323
6 8 (10.81%) PBX
7 7 (9.46%) VLAN
8 5 (6.76%) DMS-100
9 4 (5.41%) Firewall
9 4 (5.41%) IPsec
9 4 (5.41%) LAN
9 4 (5.41%) OpenScape
9 4 (5.41%) QSIG
9 4 (5.41%) WAN
General
1 30 (40.54%) Finance
2 27 (36.49%) Banking
3 20 (27.03%) Telecoms
4 9 (12.16%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.70%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.35%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (21.62%) XMPP
2 1 (1.35%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (10.81%) Clustering
2 6 (8.11%) Video Conferencing
3 5 (6.76%) Hedge funds
3 5 (6.76%) IVR
4 3 (4.05%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.05%) Data Centre
4 3 (4.05%) Handset
4 3 (4.05%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.70%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.70%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.70%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.35%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (20.27%) Migration
2 5 (6.76%) Asset Management
2 5 (6.76%) ITIL
3 4 (5.41%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (5.41%) Business Transformation
3 4 (5.41%) Digital Signal Processing
3 4 (5.41%) DNA
3 4 (5.41%) Service Delivery
3 4 (5.41%) Signal Processing
4 3 (4.05%) Creative Thinking
4 3 (4.05%) Data Management
4 3 (4.05%) Information Management
4 3 (4.05%) Time Management
5 2 (2.70%) Fault Management
5 2 (2.70%) Functional Testing
5 2 (2.70%) Line Management
5 2 (2.70%) Patch Management
5 2 (2.70%) Presales
6 1 (1.35%) Analytical Thinking
6 1 (1.35%) Customer Requirements
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.35%) C
1 1 (1.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (45.95%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (33.78%) CCNP
3 19 (25.68%) CCNA
3 19 (25.68%) CCVP
4 13 (17.57%) CCIE
5 11 (14.86%) CCNP Voice
6 7 (9.46%) Degree
7 4 (5.41%) Security Cleared
8 3 (4.05%) Computer Science Degree
8 3 (4.05%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.35%) CCIE Collaboration
9 1 (1.35%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.81%) SLA
2 1 (1.35%) COBIT
System Software
1 10 (13.51%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 39 (52.70%) Cisco CUCM
2 15 (20.27%) Cisco UCCE
2 15 (20.27%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (1.35%) CA Spectrum
3 1 (1.35%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 55 (74.32%) Cisco
2 15 (20.27%) Red Box
3 14 (18.92%) Microsoft
4 11 (14.86%) Avaya
5 7 (9.46%) NICE Systems
6 6 (8.11%) Etrali
7 5 (6.76%) BT
7 5 (6.76%) Genesys
7 5 (6.76%) Nortel
7 5 (6.76%) Sonus
7 5 (6.76%) Speakerbus
8 4 (5.41%) GENBAND
8 4 (5.41%) Verint
9 3 (4.05%) Ericsson
9 3 (4.05%) RightFax
10 2 (2.70%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 2 (2.70%) Remedy
10 2 (2.70%) Siemens
11 1 (1.35%) CA
11 1 (1.35%) Citrix