Period
to 26 January 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 26 January 2020 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 > Oxfordshire
6 months to
26 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 37 66 93
Rank change year-on-year +29 +27 +2
Contract jobs citing VoIP 18 14 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 3.34% 1.51% 1.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.69% 13.21% 8.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 9
Oxfordshire median daily rate £290 £260 £140
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.54% +85.71% -47.17%
10th Percentile £175 £165 £136
90th Percentile £462 £364 £345
South East median daily rate £400 £368 £350
% change year-on-year +8.84% +5.00% -8.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - £17.50 £80.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -78.33% -
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £31.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year -44.00% +108.33% -63.41%

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 83 106 207
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 15.40% 11.43% 16.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 72 166
Oxfordshire median daily rate £300 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.00% +3.23% -3.13%
10th Percentile £141 £264 £170
90th Percentile £540 £571 £518
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 4
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £45.00 £17.50 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +157.14% -28.57% +22.50%
10th Percentile £14.00 £16.25 £11.94
90th Percentile £127.75 £34.25 £122.13
South East median hourly rate £34.50 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +72.50% +14.29% -20.90%

VoIP
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for VoIP in Oxfordshire

VoIP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VoIP in Oxfordshire

VoIP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VoIP in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 26 January 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VoIP in Oxfordshire

VoIP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VoIP in Oxfordshire

VoIP
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VoIP within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 26 January 2020. 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
Oxford +24 10 £415 +10.67% 7
Abingdon - 5 £180 -
Witney 0 1 £175 -
Kidlington - 1 - -
VoIP
South East

For the 6 months to 26 January 2020, 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for VoIP.

1 11 (61.11%) Windows
1 11 (61.11%) Active Directory
2 10 (55.56%) Office 365
3 9 (50.00%) Windows 10
4 8 (44.44%) Cisco
5 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
6 5 (27.78%) SharePoint
6 5 (27.78%) Apple
6 5 (27.78%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (27.78%) JIRA
7 4 (22.22%) Firewall
7 4 (22.22%) IPsec
7 4 (22.22%) SCOM
7 4 (22.22%) SolarWinds
7 4 (22.22%) Intrusion Detection
7 4 (22.22%) Nagios
7 4 (22.22%) MPLS
7 4 (22.22%) OSPF
7 4 (22.22%) BGP
7 4 (22.22%) EIGRP
7 4 (22.22%) VRRP
7 4 (22.22%) CheckPoint
7 4 (22.22%) LAN
7 4 (22.22%) WAN
7 4 (22.22%) Ethernet
7 4 (22.22%) VPN
7 4 (22.22%) Web Services
7 4 (22.22%) Palo Alto
7 4 (22.22%) High Availability
7 4 (22.22%) Network Virtualisation

VoIP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 5 (27.78%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 10 (55.56%) Office 365
2 4 (22.22%) AWS
2 4 (22.22%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) BGP
1 4 (22.22%) EIGRP
1 4 (22.22%) Ethernet
1 4 (22.22%) Firewall
1 4 (22.22%) HSRP
1 4 (22.22%) Intrusion Detection
1 4 (22.22%) IPsec
1 4 (22.22%) LAN
1 4 (22.22%) MPLS
1 4 (22.22%) OSPF
1 4 (22.22%) VPN
1 4 (22.22%) VRRP
1 4 (22.22%) WAN
2 2 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Analyst
1 5 (27.78%) Desktop Engineer
1 5 (27.78%) Desktop Support
1 5 (27.78%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 5 (27.78%) Help Desk Analyst
1 5 (27.78%) Help Desk Support
1 5 (27.78%) Help Desk Support Analyst
1 5 (27.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 5 (27.78%) Network Engineer
1 5 (27.78%) Support Analyst
1 5 (27.78%) Support Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) LAN Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) LAN/WAN Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) WAN Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 2 (11.11%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) 2nd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 11 (61.11%) Windows
2 9 (50.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.56%) Android
4 1 (5.56%) Linux
4 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) High Availability
1 4 (22.22%) Network Virtualisation
2 2 (11.11%) Data Protection
2 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.56%) Asset Management
3 1 (5.56%) Change Management
3 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.56%) ITIL
3 1 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (5.56%) Network Management
3 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
3 1 (5.56%) Service Design
3 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (5.56%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) C
2 1 (5.56%) C++
2 1 (5.56%) Java
2 1 (5.56%) Perl
2 1 (5.56%) Python
2 1 (5.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
System Software
1 11 (61.11%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) Nagios
1 4 (22.22%) SCOM
2 1 (5.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Cisco
2 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
3 5 (27.78%) Apple
3 5 (27.78%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (22.22%) CheckPoint
4 4 (22.22%) Palo Alto
4 4 (22.22%) SolarWinds
5 2 (11.11%) VMware
6 1 (5.56%) Avaya