Period
to 18 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for VXML skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited VXML over the 6 months to 18 July 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.

VoiceXML (VXML)
UK
6 months to
18 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 839 873 842
Rank change year-on-year +34 -31 +44
Contract jobs citing VXML 3 19 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.003% 0.018% 0.002%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.010% 0.054% 0.007%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 10 2
UK median daily rate £488 £488 £458
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.56% -12.02%
10th Percentile £469 £315 £397
90th Percentile £506 £540 £492
UK excluding London median daily rate - £475 £458
% change year-on-year - +3.83% -12.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
UK median hourly rate - £100.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

VXML is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 29,666 35,077 30,561
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 32.02% 33.89% 32.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 20,756 24,663 21,127
UK median daily rate £490 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.16% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £331 £319 £305
90th Percentile £650 £625 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 327 367 384
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.17% +7.01%
10th Percentile £18.68 £15.00 £15.05
90th Percentile £60.00 £58.00 £53.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £41.25
% change year-on-year +6.25% -3.03% +10.00%

VXML
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing VXML as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for VXML in the UK

VXML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VXML in the UK

VXML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VXML in the UK

VXML
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VXML within the UK over the 6 months to 18 July 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
England +33 3 £488 -
UK excluding London +35 2 - -
South East +20 2 - -
London +44 1 £488 -2.50%

For the 6 months to 18 July 2019, IT contractor jobs citing VXML 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 with a requirement for VXML.

1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco UCCE
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (66.67%) VoIP
2 2 (66.67%) Unified Communications
2 2 (66.67%) High Availability
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) CCIE
2 2 (66.67%) CCNP
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) CTI
2 2 (66.67%) SCCP
2 2 (66.67%) QSIG
2 2 (66.67%) H.323
2 2 (66.67%) Quality Management
2 2 (66.67%) IVR
2 2 (66.67%) IP Telephony
2 2 (66.67%) WFM
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ICM
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ICM Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Problem-Solving

VXML
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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) CTI
1 2 (66.67%) H.323
1 2 (66.67%) IP Telephony
1 2 (66.67%) QSIG
1 2 (66.67%) SCCP
1 2 (66.67%) Unified Communications
1 2 (66.67%) VoIP
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco ICM
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Voice Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) IVR
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) High Availability
1 2 (66.67%) Quality Management
1 2 (66.67%) WFM
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco ICM Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCIE
1 2 (66.67%) CCNA
1 2 (66.67%) CCNP
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco UCCE
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft