The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton with a requirement for IP Telephony skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited IP Telephony over the 3 months to 24 June 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.

IP Telephony
Hampshire / Southampton
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 29 43
Contract jobs citing IP Telephony 0 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton - 0.92% 1.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 5.26% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 5
Median daily rate - £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.67%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £328 £310
% change year-on-year +14.50% +5.64%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £20.83 £22.22
% change year-on-year +104.03% -6.25%  

IP Telephony 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 Southampton with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Southampton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 40 38 40
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 20.10% 17.43% 10.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 31 27
Median daily rate £388 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +10.29%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £375 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £345
% change year-on-year +2.04% +6.52%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 5
Median hourly rate £16.90 £13.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.01% -33.33%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -13.84% +30.00%  

IP Telephony
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for IP Telephony in Southampton

IP Telephony
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing IP Telephony in Southampton.

Contractor daily rate trend for IP Telephony in Southampton

IP Telephony
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing IP Telephony in Southampton.

Contractor hourly rate trend for IP Telephony in Southampton