The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
England / East Midlands
Rank 92 85 84
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -1
Contract jobs citing VoIP 8 17 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.55% 1.07% 0.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.17% 8.67% 6.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 14 8
Median daily rate £333 £388 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.19% +13.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £308 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £500 £432
UK excluding London median daily rate £356 £350 £313
% change year-on-year
+1.78% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £37.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-46.66% +114.28%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands region.

Communications & Networking Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
192 196 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 13.09% 12.28% 11.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 114 83
Median daily rate £300 £313 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £166 £183 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 10 18
Median hourly rate £16.00 £13.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -15.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.75 £12.00 £10.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £21.75 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands region citing VoIP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

VoIP
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VoIP across the East Midlands region.

VoIP Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

VoIP
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VoIP across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

VoIP Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

VoIP
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

VoIP Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

VoIP
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VoIP within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 February 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
Lincolnshire +2 3 £170 - 1
Derbyshire -12 3 £345 -25.40% 1
Leicestershire +7 1 £300 - 1
Nottinghamshire +1 1 £370 +13.84%
VoIP
England

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for VoIP.

1 7 (50.00%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) Cisco
2 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 6 (42.86%) Windows 7
3 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (35.71%) VPN
4 4 (28.57%) WAN
4 4 (28.57%) LAN
4 4 (28.57%) ITIL
4 4 (28.57%) Firewall
5 3 (21.43%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (21.43%) Office 365
5 3 (21.43%) Wireless
5 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
5 3 (21.43%) Juniper
5 3 (21.43%) Internet
5 3 (21.43%) CCNP
5 3 (21.43%) CCNA
6 2 (14.29%) CCDP
6 2 (14.29%) CCIE
6 2 (14.29%) WLAN
6 2 (14.29%) SSL
6 2 (14.29%) Avaya
6 2 (14.29%) DHCP
6 2 (14.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (14.29%) IPsec
6 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
6 2 (14.29%) Migration
6 2 (14.29%) VMware

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (7.14%) IBM Notes
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.14%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Office 365
2 1 (7.14%) G Suite
2 1 (7.14%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) VPN
2 4 (28.57%) Firewall
2 4 (28.57%) LAN
2 4 (28.57%) WAN
3 3 (21.43%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (21.43%) Internet
3 3 (21.43%) Wireless
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco Wireless
4 2 (14.29%) DMVPN
4 2 (14.29%) EIGRP
4 2 (14.29%) HSRP
4 2 (14.29%) Junos
4 2 (14.29%) MPLS
4 2 (14.29%) NetScreen
4 2 (14.29%) OSPF
4 2 (14.29%) Spanning Tree
4 2 (14.29%) SSL
4 2 (14.29%) Telepresence
4 2 (14.29%) WAAS
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.14%) Local Government
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Network Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Desktop Support
3 2 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Support
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Field Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) LAN Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) LAN/WAN Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Project Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) Blackberry
2 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.14%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) Windows 7
3 2 (14.29%) Windows 10
4 1 (7.14%) Android
4 1 (7.14%) Unix
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) ITIL
2 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
3 2 (14.29%) ITSM
3 2 (14.29%) Migration
3 2 (14.29%) Server Monitoring
3 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
4 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
4 1 (7.14%) Network Design
4 1 (7.14%) Patch Management
4 1 (7.14%) Project Management
4 1 (7.14%) Service Management
4 1 (7.14%) SIEM
4 1 (7.14%) Six Sigma
4 1 (7.14%) Software Distribution
4 1 (7.14%) Ticket Management
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (21.43%) CCNA
2 3 (21.43%) CCNP
3 2 (14.29%) CCDP
3 2 (14.29%) CCIE
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (7.14%) Avaya Certification
4 1 (7.14%) MCP
4 1 (7.14%) MCSE
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
4 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
4 1 (7.14%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) FortiGate
1 1 (7.14%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (7.14%) SCCM
1 1 (7.14%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Cisco
2 3 (21.43%) Juniper
3 2 (14.29%) Avaya
3 2 (14.29%) CheckPoint
3 2 (14.29%) F5
3 2 (14.29%) Google
3 2 (14.29%) Remedy
3 2 (14.29%) VMware
4 1 (7.14%) Blue Coat
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix
4 1 (7.14%) Forcepoint
4 1 (7.14%) HP
4 1 (7.14%) Intel Security
4 1 (7.14%) Lotus
4 1 (7.14%) Palo Alto
4 1 (7.14%) Radware
4 1 (7.14%) ServiceNow
4 1 (7.14%) Symantec