Period
to 22 March 2019

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 22 March 2019 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
22 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 67 82 88
Rank change year-on-year +15 +6 -8
Contract jobs citing VoIP 12 20 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.44% 1.57% 0.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.76% 14.60% 4.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 11 6
Oxfordshire median daily rate £375 £160 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +134.38% -60.62% +4.84%
10th Percentile £363 £140 £154
90th Percentile £388 £450 £488
South East median daily rate £370 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +5.71% -6.67% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - £80.75 -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £26.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year +71.43% -4.55% -21.15%

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 123 137 173
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 14.78% 10.78% 15.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 101 120
Oxfordshire median daily rate £400 £388 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% -13.89% +50.00%
10th Percentile £135 £150 £213
90th Percentile £546 £500 £538
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 17
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £43.75 £17.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +150.00% +16.67% -42.31%
10th Percentile £26.38 £13.92 £11.50
90th Percentile £46.98 £84.25 £37.25
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £18.38 £21.50
% change year-on-year -4.76% -14.53% -38.57%

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 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 22 March 2019. 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
Witney -3 5 - -
Oxford +24 4 £375 +134.38%
VoIP
South East

For the 6 months to 22 March 2019, 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 12 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
3 8 (66.67%) SharePoint
3 8 (66.67%) MS Exchange
4 7 (58.33%) Windows
4 7 (58.33%) Windows Server
5 5 (41.67%) VMware
5 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Office
5 5 (41.67%) Citrix
5 5 (41.67%) Avaya
6 4 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (33.33%) SAN
6 4 (33.33%) Sophos
6 4 (33.33%) Office 365
6 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (25.00%) Windows 10
7 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (25.00%) Asset Management
7 3 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (25.00%) Firewall
7 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (25.00%) CMS
7 3 (25.00%) Degree
7 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
7 3 (25.00%) Time Management
7 3 (25.00%) Internet
7 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 3 (25.00%) IIS
7 3 (25.00%) MCSE

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 8 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 8 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 3 (25.00%) CMS
2 3 (25.00%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Office 365
2 2 (16.67%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) SAN
2 3 (25.00%) DHCP
2 3 (25.00%) DNS
2 3 (25.00%) Firewall
2 3 (25.00%) Internet
2 3 (25.00%) IPv4
2 3 (25.00%) LAN
2 3 (25.00%) VPN
2 3 (25.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) IT Support
2 5 (41.67%) Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) IT Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) IT Support Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Support Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 3 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Consultant
3 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 3 (25.00%) IT Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (16.67%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) IT Strategy Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) Junior Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Junior IT Support
4 2 (16.67%) Junior IT Support Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Junior Support Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Strategy Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (25.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
1 7 (58.33%) Windows Server
2 3 (25.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (25.00%) Asset Management
2 3 (25.00%) Commercial Awareness
2 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (25.00%) Time Management
3 2 (16.67%) IT Strategy
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) Network Architecture
3 2 (16.67%) Service Management
4 1 (8.33%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 1 (8.33%) Digital Transformation Strategy
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
1 3 (25.00%) MCSE
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 12 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) Avaya
2 5 (41.67%) Citrix
2 5 (41.67%) VMware
3 4 (33.33%) Sophos
4 3 (25.00%) Cisco
5 2 (16.67%) Dell
5 2 (16.67%) Dell Compellent
5 2 (16.67%) Xerox