The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex with a requirement for VoIP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 25 June 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.

Voice Over IP (VoIP)
South East / West Sussex
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 76 53
Rank change year-on-year +24 -23  
Contract jobs citing VoIP 7 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.45% 0.41% 0.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.43% 2.24% 5.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 4
Median daily rate £395 £475 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.84% +111.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £342 £475 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £475 £281
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £360 £331
% change year-on-year -2.77% +8.67%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £15.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £28.75 £20.50
% change year-on-year -30.43% +40.24%  

VoIP is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 83 134 87
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 17.22% 18.31% 15.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 76 39
Median daily rate £395 £365 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.21% +39.04%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £327 £164
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £340
% change year-on-year +2.73% +7.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 9
Median hourly rate £47.50 £27.50 £44.95
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +72.72% -38.82%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £31.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -11.11% +26.00%  

VoIP
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex citing VoIP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for VoIP in West Sussex

VoIP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VoIP in West Sussex

VoIP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VoIP in West Sussex over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VoIP in West Sussex

VoIP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VoIP in West Sussex

VoIP
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VoIP within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 25 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
Crawley +6 6 £395 -16.84% 1
VoIP
South East

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing VoIP 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for VoIP.

1 14 (93.33%) Cisco
2 9 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (53.33%) CCNA
3 8 (53.33%) Firewall
3 8 (53.33%) VLAN
3 8 (53.33%) VPN
4 7 (46.67%) Rackspace
4 7 (46.67%) NetScaler
4 7 (46.67%) F5
4 7 (46.67%) Video Conferencing
4 7 (46.67%) Riverbed
4 7 (46.67%) Load Balancing
4 7 (46.67%) BBC
4 7 (46.67%) Banking
4 7 (46.67%) Network Design
4 7 (46.67%) CheckPoint
4 7 (46.67%) MPLS
4 7 (46.67%) CCDP
4 7 (46.67%) CCIE
4 7 (46.67%) CCNP
4 7 (46.67%) LAN
4 7 (46.67%) WAN
4 7 (46.67%) Virgin Media
4 7 (46.67%) Data Centre
5 6 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (40.00%) Migration
6 5 (33.33%) Cisco CUCM
7 4 (26.67%) Aastra
7 4 (26.67%) PSTN
8 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2

VoIP
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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:

Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) Firewall
1 8 (53.33%) VLAN
1 8 (53.33%) VPN
2 7 (46.67%) LAN
2 7 (46.67%) MPLS
2 7 (46.67%) NetScaler
2 7 (46.67%) WAN
3 6 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (26.67%) PSTN
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (6.67%) CTI
5 1 (6.67%) Ethernet
5 1 (6.67%) ISDN
5 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
General
1 7 (46.67%) Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Network Engineer
2 7 (46.67%) Cisco Engineer
2 7 (46.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 7 (46.67%) NOC Engineer
3 6 (40.00%) Project Manager
4 4 (26.67%) VoIP Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Network Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Telephony Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Telephony Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Telephony Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) BBC
1 7 (46.67%) Data Centre
1 7 (46.67%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (6.67%) IVR
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Load Balancing
1 7 (46.67%) Network Design
2 6 (40.00%) Migration
3 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (13.33%) ITIL
5 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Change Management
5 1 (6.67%) ITSM
5 1 (6.67%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (6.67%) Project Management
5 1 (6.67%) Project Planning
5 1 (6.67%) Quality Management
5 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.67%) Supplier Management
5 1 (6.67%) WFM
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (53.33%) CCNA
3 7 (46.67%) CCDP
3 7 (46.67%) CCIE
3 7 (46.67%) CCNP
4 3 (20.00%) PMI Certification
4 3 (20.00%) PMP
5 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) PCI DSS
1 1 (6.67%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (6.67%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (6.67%) vSphere
1 1 (6.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (6.67%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) Cisco
2 7 (46.67%) CheckPoint
2 7 (46.67%) F5
2 7 (46.67%) Rackspace
2 7 (46.67%) Riverbed
2 7 (46.67%) Virgin Media
3 4 (26.67%) Aastra
4 1 (6.67%) Avaya
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.67%) Verint
4 1 (6.67%) VMware