The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for CTI skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited CTI over the 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Telephony Integration (CTI)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 56 75 -
Rank change year-on-year +19 -  
Contract jobs citing CTI 2 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.30% 0.30% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.41% 0.99% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £431 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.47% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £438 £413
% change year-on-year -2.85% +6.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

CTI is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 142 304 201
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 21.55% 30.16% 20.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 162 83
Median daily rate £450 £380 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.42% +15.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £288 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 2
Median hourly rate £53.75 £63.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.68% +193.02%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.85 £37.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -38.24% +34.54%  

CTI
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading citing CTI as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for CTI in Reading

CTI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CTI in Reading

CTI
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CTI 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 Reading region with a requirement for CTI.

1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
1 10 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 10 (100.00%) IVR
1 10 (100.00%) Customer Requirements
2 8 (80.00%) PBX
2 8 (80.00%) PSTN
3 7 (70.00%) VoIP
3 7 (70.00%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (70.00%) CCNP
3 7 (70.00%) High Availability
4 6 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (60.00%) Migration
5 5 (50.00%) CCNA
5 5 (50.00%) Unified Communications
5 5 (50.00%) Cisco CUCM
6 4 (40.00%) CCIE
7 2 (20.00%) Cisco UCCE
7 2 (20.00%) Cisco UCCX
8 1 (10.00%) Performance Engineering
8 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
8 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (10.00%) Knowledge Management
8 1 (10.00%) Project Management
8 1 (10.00%) SCCP
8 1 (10.00%) QSIG
8 1 (10.00%) H.323
8 1 (10.00%) Microsoft

CTI
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 8 (80.00%) PBX
1 8 (80.00%) PSTN
2 7 (70.00%) VoIP
3 5 (50.00%) Unified Communications
4 1 (10.00%) H.323
4 1 (10.00%) QSIG
4 1 (10.00%) SCCP
General
1 10 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Unified Communications Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Design Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (100.00%) IVR
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Customer Requirements
2 7 (70.00%) High Availability
3 6 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (60.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) CCNP
1 7 (70.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (50.00%) CCNA
3 4 (40.00%) CCIE
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco UCCE
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft