The median contractor rate for a Voice Network Engineer was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 28 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 Network Engineer
England / London
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 398 409 402
Rank change year-on-year +11 -7  
Contract jobs requiring a Voice Network Engineer 4 17 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.021% 0.076% 0.046%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.022% 0.080% 0.049%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 8
Median daily rate £425 £350 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.42% -15.15%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £313 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £363 £288
% change year-on-year -17.24% +26.08%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £40.00

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 18483 21200 20424
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.80% 95.05% 94.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 13146 15201 14093
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £643 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 235 281 378
Median hourly rate £22.00 £17.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.41% -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 £19.63 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.82% +15.44%  

Voice Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Voice Network Engineer in London

Voice Network Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Voice Network Engineer in London

Voice Network 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 Network Engineer in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Voice Network Engineer in London

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

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, Voice Network 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 Network Engineer in the job title.

1 14 (73.68%) Cisco
2 13 (68.42%) WAN
3 12 (63.16%) OSPF
3 12 (63.16%) Firewall
4 11 (57.89%) VRRP
4 11 (57.89%) HSRP
5 10 (52.63%) LAN
5 10 (52.63%) CheckPoint
6 9 (47.37%) DMZ
6 9 (47.37%) Finance
7 8 (42.11%) Wireless
7 8 (42.11%) IPsec
7 8 (42.11%) TCP/IP
7 8 (42.11%) VPN
7 8 (42.11%) Spanning Tree
8 7 (36.84%) VoIP
8 7 (36.84%) CCSA
8 7 (36.84%) Asset Management
9 5 (26.32%) BGP
10 4 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (21.05%) CCNP
10 4 (21.05%) CCNA
10 4 (21.05%) Investment Management
10 4 (21.05%) Cisco Wireless
11 3 (15.79%) Arista
11 3 (15.79%) Network Security
11 3 (15.79%) Juniper
12 2 (10.53%) Nortel
12 2 (10.53%) Q.931
12 2 (10.53%) Telecoms

Voice Network 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:

Communications & Networking
1 13 (68.42%) WAN
2 12 (63.16%) Firewall
2 12 (63.16%) OSPF
3 11 (57.89%) HSRP
3 11 (57.89%) VRRP
4 10 (52.63%) LAN
5 9 (47.37%) DMZ
6 8 (42.11%) IPsec
6 8 (42.11%) Spanning Tree
6 8 (42.11%) TCP/IP
6 8 (42.11%) VPN
6 8 (42.11%) Wireless
7 7 (36.84%) VoIP
8 5 (26.32%) BGP
9 4 (21.05%) Cisco Wireless
10 3 (15.79%) Network Security
11 2 (10.53%) DMS-100
11 2 (10.53%) DPNSS
11 2 (10.53%) PABX
11 2 (10.53%) Q.931
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) MySQL
General
1 9 (47.37%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Banking
2 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.26%) Financial Institution
3 1 (5.26%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) 802.1X
2 1 (5.26%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
1 1 (5.26%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Asset Management
2 4 (21.05%) Investment Management
3 1 (5.26%) CAD
3 1 (5.26%) Change Control
3 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
3 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (5.26%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 1 (5.26%) Network Design
3 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.26%) Two-Factor Authentication
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) CCSA
2 4 (21.05%) CCNA
2 4 (21.05%) CCNP
2 4 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.26%) CCDP
3 1 (5.26%) CCIE
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 14 (73.68%) Cisco
2 10 (52.63%) CheckPoint
3 3 (15.79%) Arista
3 3 (15.79%) Juniper
4 2 (10.53%) Nortel
5 1 (5.26%) CyberTech
5 1 (5.26%) NICE Systems
5 1 (5.26%) Nokia
5 1 (5.26%) Red Box
5 1 (5.26%) Verint