Period
to 16 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 6 months to 16 December 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
UK > Wales
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 99 -
Rank change year-on-year +12 - +113
Contract jobs citing IP Telephony 3 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.24% 0.22% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.60% 1.25% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 0
Wales median daily rate £206 £413 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -50.00% - -
UK median daily rate £254 £375 £325
% change year-on-year -32.33% +15.38% -6.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Wales median hourly rate £15.00 - -
UK median hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year - -12.82% -2.50%

IP Telephony is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 188 240 258
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 15.21% 17.20% 16.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 161 196
Wales median daily rate £325 £390 £334
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.67% +16.85% -11.00%
10th Percentile £143 £206 £223
90th Percentile £469 £503 £475
UK median daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 14 14
Wales median hourly rate £19.90 £32.50 £10.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.77% +220.99% -36.72%
10th Percentile £10.45 £12.03 £9.00
90th Percentile £54.15 £77.50 £20.53
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year -15.56% +7.14% +5.00%

IP Telephony
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing IP Telephony as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for IP Telephony in Wales

IP Telephony
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IP Telephony in Wales

IP Telephony
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IP Telephony in Wales

IP Telephony
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IP Telephony within the Wales region over the 6 months to 16 December 2017. 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
North Wales - 2 £188 -
South Wales +8 1 £225 -45.45%
IP Telephony
UK

For the 6 months to 16 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing IP Telephony 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 Wales region with a requirement for IP Telephony.

1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) Handset
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Nortel
2 2 (66.67%) Avaya
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) Nortel Meridian
2 2 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (66.67%) Unified Communications
2 2 (66.67%) Problem Management
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Management
2 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) Hardware Maintenance
3 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Panasonic
3 1 (33.33%) VCP5
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) Avaya Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Genesys
3 1 (33.33%) ISDN
3 1 (33.33%) VoIP
3 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management

IP Telephony
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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%) Nortel Meridian
1 2 (66.67%) Unified Communications
2 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
2 1 (33.33%) ISDN
2 1 (33.33%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
General
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) IP Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) IP Telephony Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Telephony Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Telephony Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Handset
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (66.67%) Change Management
1 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Management
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Management
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Monitoring
1 2 (66.67%) Problem Management
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Hardware Maintenance
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Avaya Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) VCP5
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Avaya
1 2 (66.67%) Nortel
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Genesys
2 1 (33.33%) Panasonic