Period
to 15 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for VoIP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited VoIP over the 6 months to 15 November 2018 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.

Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 45 50 -
Rank change year-on-year +5 - +41
Contract jobs citing VoIP 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 0.77% 0.45% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.12% 3.57% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Watford median daily rate £399 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +32.92% - -
Hertfordshire median daily rate £242 £263 £375
% change year-on-year -7.78% -30.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Watford median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - £16.81 -

VoIP 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 Watford with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Watford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 49 56 79
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 12.60% 12.58% 27.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 22 34
Watford median daily rate £360 £350 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +14.75% -23.75%
10th Percentile £246 £231 £245
90th Percentile £577 £475 £451
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £361 £375
% change year-on-year +10.80% -3.73% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Watford median hourly rate - £16.50 -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £16.00 £16.65 £19.50
% change year-on-year -3.92% -14.60% -9.41%

VoIP
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

Job postings citing VoIP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Watford.

Job vacancy trend for VoIP in Watford

VoIP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VoIP in Watford

VoIP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Watford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VoIP in Watford over the 6 months to 15 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VoIP in Watford

VoIP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VoIP in Watford

For the 6 months to 15 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing VoIP 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 across the Watford region with a requirement for VoIP.

1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) VPN
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Juniper
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Network Optimisation
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Firmware
2 1 (33.33%) CTI
2 1 (33.33%) MPLS
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) Handset
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Mitel
2 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
2 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (33.33%) Fortinet
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) F5
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
2 1 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012

VoIP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) CTI
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) MPLS
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) Software-Defined Networking
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) 1st Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support
1 1 (33.33%) Lead Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Network Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) DNA
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
2 1 (33.33%) Network Optimisation
2 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Firmware
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (33.33%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 1 (33.33%) F5
2 1 (33.33%) Fortinet
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Mitel
2 1 (33.33%) VMware