The median contractor rate for a Cisco VoIP Engineer was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Voice over IP Engineer
UK
Rank 604 631 617
Rank change year-on-year +27 -14  
Contract jobs requiring a Cisco VoIP Engineer 5 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.011% 0.019% 0.011%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.012% 0.020% 0.012%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 4
Median daily rate £375 £450 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.66% +41.17%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £371 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £389
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £450 £275
% change year-on-year -11.11% +63.63%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 42399 50658 50465
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.80% 95.19% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 27502 32772 30486
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1497 1585 2011
Median hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +8.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £11.44 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £48.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Cisco VoIP Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Cisco VoIP Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco VoIP Engineer in the UK

Cisco VoIP Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco VoIP Engineer in the UK

Cisco VoIP Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco VoIP Engineer in the UK

Cisco VoIP Engineer
Top 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco VoIP Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +34 4 £388 -13.88% 2
London +29 2 £348 -7.33% 1
South East - 2 £400 -
Reading - 2 £400 -
Berkshire - 2 £400 -
Cardiff +19 1 £370 -
South Wales +15 1 £370 -
Wales +10 1 £370 -

Cisco VoIP Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, Cisco VoIP Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Cisco VoIP Engineer in the job title.

1 14 (100.00%) VoIP
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
2 13 (92.86%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (78.57%) CCNP
3 11 (78.57%) CCNA
4 9 (64.29%) Cisco UCCX
5 8 (57.14%) Cisco CUCM
5 8 (57.14%) Cisco UCCE
6 7 (50.00%) Unified Communications
7 6 (42.86%) CCIE
8 5 (35.71%) VLAN
9 4 (28.57%) CCVP
9 4 (28.57%) ITIL
9 4 (28.57%) Migration
9 4 (28.57%) Performance Engineering
9 4 (28.57%) Mentoring
9 4 (28.57%) Virtual Team
10 3 (21.43%) Red Box
10 3 (21.43%) Palo Alto
10 3 (21.43%) Finance
10 3 (21.43%) EIGRP
10 3 (21.43%) CheckPoint
10 3 (21.43%) LAN
10 3 (21.43%) WAN
10 3 (21.43%) Banking
10 3 (21.43%) Degree
11 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (14.29%) Project Management
11 2 (14.29%) Service Management

Cisco VoIP Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 1 (7.14%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 14 (100.00%) VoIP
2 7 (50.00%) Unified Communications
3 5 (35.71%) VLAN
4 3 (21.43%) EIGRP
4 3 (21.43%) LAN
4 3 (21.43%) WAN
5 2 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (7.14%) DHCP
6 1 (7.14%) DNS
6 1 (7.14%) Firewall
6 1 (7.14%) Network Security
6 1 (7.14%) PSTN
6 1 (7.14%) Skype
6 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
6 1 (7.14%) VPN
General
1 3 (21.43%) Banking
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.14%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Virtual Team
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) ITIL
1 4 (28.57%) Mentoring
1 4 (28.57%) Migration
1 4 (28.57%) Performance Engineering
2 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (14.29%) Project Management
2 2 (14.29%) Service Management
3 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
3 1 (7.14%) Network Design
3 1 (7.14%) Network Planning
3 1 (7.14%) Planning and Forecasting
3 1 (7.14%) Virtual Environments
Qualifications
1 13 (92.86%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (78.57%) CCNA
2 11 (78.57%) CCNP
3 6 (42.86%) CCIE
4 4 (28.57%) CCVP
5 3 (21.43%) Degree
6 1 (7.14%) CCDP
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (7.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (64.29%) Cisco UCCX
2 8 (57.14%) Cisco CUCM
2 8 (57.14%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (7.14%) AppManager
3 1 (7.14%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (21.43%) CheckPoint
2 3 (21.43%) Palo Alto
2 3 (21.43%) Red Box
3 2 (14.29%) VMware
4 1 (7.14%) Avaya
4 1 (7.14%) Intel Security
4 1 (7.14%) NetIQ
4 1 (7.14%) Polycom