The median contractor rate for a Voice Engineer was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 23 June 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.

Voice Engineer
UK
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 553 585 537
Rank change year-on-year +32 -48  
Contract jobs requiring a Voice Engineer 49 58 102
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.10% 0.11% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.11% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 33 54
Median daily rate £425 £310 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.09% -18.95%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £258 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £433 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £300 £375
% change year-on-year +25.00% -20.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £21.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +26.47%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £21.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year - +26.47%  

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 44357 51050 53273
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.75% 94.87% 94.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 28704 33277 33414
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1368 1510 2064
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.14
% change year-on-year +0.28% +8.11%  

Voice Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Voice Engineer in the UK

Voice Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Voice Engineer in the UK

Voice Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Voice Engineer over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Voice Engineer in the UK

Voice Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Voice Engineer in the UK

Voice Engineer
Top 25 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Voice Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 23 June 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 +28 48 £425 +41.66% 11
London +22 34 £450 +26.31% 5
South East +5 5 £259 -28.12%
City of London +1 5 £425 +13.33% 1
Yorkshire +23 3 £350 +10.23%
West Yorkshire +22 2 £350 -2.77%
Berkshire +17 2 - -
West Midlands +11 2 £450 +109.30% 4
East of England -11 2 £208 -30.66%
Cambridgeshire - 2 £208 -
Cambridge - 2 £195 -
Birmingham +15 1 - - 1
Leeds +13 1 £375 +4.16%
Surrey +8 1 £118 -67.36%
North Yorkshire +6 1 - -
East Midlands -5 1 £375 +7.14%
County Antrim -42 1 £425 +6.25%
Belfast -45 1 £425 +6.25%
Northern Ireland -48 1 £425 +6.25%
Coventry - 1 £450 -
Nottingham - 1 £375 -
Peterborough - 1 £208 -
Woking - 1 £118 -
York - 1 - -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £375 -

Voice Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, Voice 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 Voice Engineer in the job title.

1 73 (73.74%) Cisco
2 40 (40.40%) Cisco Certification
3 38 (38.38%) Cisco CUCM
4 25 (25.25%) CCNP
4 25 (25.25%) VoIP
5 24 (24.24%) CCNA
6 23 (23.23%) Finance
7 21 (21.21%) Cisco UCCX
8 19 (19.19%) Banking
9 17 (17.17%) Firewall
10 12 (12.12%) Telecoms
10 12 (12.12%) IP Telephony
10 12 (12.12%) Investment Banking
10 12 (12.12%) XMPP
10 12 (12.12%) Video Conferencing
10 12 (12.12%) Skype for Business
11 11 (11.11%) Skype
11 11 (11.11%) Cisco IPT
11 11 (11.11%) WAN
11 11 (11.11%) LAN
12 10 (10.10%) Migration
12 10 (10.10%) Wi-Fi
12 10 (10.10%) CCNP Voice
13 9 (9.09%) Data Centre
13 9 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
13 9 (9.09%) Cisco UCCE
13 9 (9.09%) Avaya
13 9 (9.09%) Juniper
14 8 (8.08%) Microsoft
14 8 (8.08%) CCVP

Voice Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 12 (12.12%) Skype for Business
2 2 (2.02%) CMS
3 1 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.01%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.01%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.02%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (25.25%) VoIP
2 17 (17.17%) Firewall
3 12 (12.12%) IP Telephony
4 11 (11.11%) Cisco IPT
4 11 (11.11%) LAN
4 11 (11.11%) Skype
4 11 (11.11%) WAN
5 10 (10.10%) Wi-Fi
6 9 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
7 8 (8.08%) Unified Communications
8 6 (6.06%) Wireless
9 5 (5.05%) OSPF
9 5 (5.05%) PBX
10 4 (4.04%) BGP
10 4 (4.04%) H.323
10 4 (4.04%) MGCP
11 3 (3.03%) PSTN
11 3 (3.03%) Q.931
11 3 (3.03%) TCP/IP
12 2 (2.02%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.01%) MySQL
General
1 23 (23.23%) Finance
2 19 (19.19%) Banking
3 12 (12.12%) Investment Banking
3 12 (12.12%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.02%) Back Office
4 2 (2.02%) Billing
5 1 (1.01%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (1.01%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (12.12%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.12%) Video Conferencing
2 9 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.03%) IVR
4 2 (2.02%) Driving Licence
4 2 (2.02%) Handset
4 2 (2.02%) NHS
5 1 (1.01%) Clustering
5 1 (1.01%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.01%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.01%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.03%) Windows
2 2 (2.02%) Linux
3 1 (1.01%) Unix
3 1 (1.01%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (10.10%) Migration
2 7 (7.07%) ITIL
3 6 (6.06%) Incident Management
4 3 (3.03%) High Availability
4 3 (3.03%) Service Management
5 2 (2.02%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (2.02%) Fault Management
5 2 (2.02%) ITSM
5 2 (2.02%) Line Management
5 2 (2.02%) Network Load Balancing
5 2 (2.02%) Process Improvement
5 2 (2.02%) Project Management
5 2 (2.02%) Validation
6 1 (1.01%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (1.01%) CAD
6 1 (1.01%) DNA
6 1 (1.01%) Information Security
6 1 (1.01%) Network Design
6 1 (1.01%) PRINCE
6 1 (1.01%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.01%) SQL
Qualifications
1 40 (40.40%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (25.25%) CCNP
3 24 (24.24%) CCNA
4 10 (10.10%) CCNP Voice
5 8 (8.08%) CCVP
5 8 (8.08%) JNCIA
6 4 (4.04%) CCIE
6 4 (4.04%) Security Cleared
7 3 (3.03%) SC Cleared
8 2 (2.02%) CCIE Collaboration
8 2 (2.02%) DBS Check
8 2 (2.02%) Degree
9 1 (1.01%) MCITP
9 1 (1.01%) MCSA
9 1 (1.01%) MCSE
9 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.02%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.02%) Hyper-V
1 2 (2.02%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 38 (38.38%) Cisco CUCM
2 21 (21.21%) Cisco UCCX
3 9 (9.09%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (1.01%) Cisco CME
4 1 (1.01%) Cisco IPCC
4 1 (1.01%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (1.01%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 73 (73.74%) Cisco
2 9 (9.09%) Avaya
2 9 (9.09%) Juniper
3 8 (8.08%) Meraki
3 8 (8.08%) Microsoft
3 8 (8.08%) NICE Systems
3 8 (8.08%) Sonus
4 5 (5.05%) Polycom
4 5 (5.05%) Red Box
5 4 (4.04%) HP
5 4 (4.04%) Nortel
5 4 (4.04%) Verint
6 3 (3.03%) CheckPoint
6 3 (3.03%) Siemens
6 3 (3.03%) VMware
7 2 (2.02%) BT
7 2 (2.02%) Citrix
7 2 (2.02%) Etrali
7 2 (2.02%) GENBAND
7 2 (2.02%) Mitel
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