Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 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
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 91 109 102
Rank change year-on-year +18 -7 -47
Contract jobs citing VoIP 12 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.98% 0.24% 0.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.61% 1.89% 3.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 4
Oxfordshire median daily rate £325 £363 £473
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.34% -23.28% +40.00%
10th Percentile £144 £356 £381
90th Percentile £385 £369 £525
South East median daily rate £356 £375 £375
% change year-on-year -5.20% - +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £80.75 - £14.00
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £35.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year -43.66% +86.84% +18.82%

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 214 159 212
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 17.48% 12.60% 16.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 110 145
Oxfordshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £170 £250 £156
90th Percentile £525 £552 £450
South East median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +4.00% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 14 19
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £23.00 £20.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.00% -9.09% +29.41%
10th Percentile £14.12 £13.78 £13.45
90th Percentile £71.63 £38.83 £39.00
South East median hourly rate £17.38 £25.50 £22.83
% change year-on-year -31.86% +11.70% +25.10%

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 24 November 2017.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing VoIP in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 24 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
Oxford - 6 £325 -
Witney - 2 - -
Abingdon - 1 - - 1
Banbury - 1 - -
VoIP
South East

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing VoIP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Oxfordshire region with a requirement for VoIP.

1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 9 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 7 (58.33%) SQL
3 7 (58.33%) Firewall
3 7 (58.33%) Network Security
4 6 (50.00%) VMware
4 6 (50.00%) Citrix
4 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (50.00%) Office 365
5 5 (41.67%) Windows
5 5 (41.67%) Cisco
6 4 (33.33%) VB
6 4 (33.33%) Linux
6 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
6 4 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
6 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
7 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (16.67%) Apache
8 2 (16.67%) IIS
8 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
8 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
8 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (8.33%) Degree
9 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
9 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
9 1 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (8.33%) SCCM

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 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (16.67%) Apache
2 2 (16.67%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) Firewall
1 7 (58.33%) Network Security
2 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (8.33%) BGP
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (8.33%) DHCP
3 1 (8.33%) DNS
3 1 (8.33%) EIGRP
3 1 (8.33%) Ethernet
3 1 (8.33%) HSRP
3 1 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (8.33%) IPsec
3 1 (8.33%) LAN
3 1 (8.33%) MPLS
3 1 (8.33%) OSPF
3 1 (8.33%) VPN
3 1 (8.33%) VRRP
3 1 (8.33%) WAN
3 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Administrator
2 2 (16.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
2 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (16.67%) Active Directory Support
2 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support
2 2 (16.67%) IT Support
2 2 (16.67%) Server Support
2 2 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server Support
3 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Active Directory Technician
3 1 (8.33%) Audio Visual Technician
3 1 (8.33%) ICT Support
3 1 (8.33%) Mac Technician
3 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Support
3 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Blackberry
1 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Linux
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (8.33%) Android
4 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
4 1 (8.33%) Mac OS X
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (8.33%) Change Management
3 1 (8.33%) High Availability
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (8.33%) Network Management
3 1 (8.33%) Network Virtualisation
3 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
3 1 (8.33%) Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) Service Design
3 1 (8.33%) Time Management
3 1 (8.33%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 4 (33.33%) VB
3 1 (8.33%) C
3 1 (8.33%) C++
3 1 (8.33%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) Perl
3 1 (8.33%) Python
3 1 (8.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 9 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Nagios
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
1 1 (8.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (50.00%) Citrix
2 6 (50.00%) VMware
3 5 (41.67%) Cisco
4 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
4 1 (8.33%) Juniper
4 1 (8.33%) Palo Alto
4 1 (8.33%) SolarWinds
4 1 (8.33%) Sophos