The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 52 61 64
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +3
Contract jobs citing VoIP 5 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.70% 0.83% 0.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.10% 3.08% 2.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 3
Median daily rate £300 £160 £170
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+87.50% -5.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £291 £275
% change year-on-year
+28.75% +5.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £20.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+107.31% +24.24%
VoIP
East of England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
122 195 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 17.18% 27.05% 18.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 84 48
Median daily rate £425 £370 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.75% +18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £215 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 13 5
Median hourly rate £16.00 £14.85 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.74% -50.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £9.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.28 £32.00 £34.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +50.00%

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

VoIP
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

VoIP Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

VoIP
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

VoIP Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

VoIP
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VoIP within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Watford - 2 £300 -
VoIP
East of England

VoIP
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for VoIP.

1 2 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 2 (33.33%) Handset
1 2 (33.33%) VMware
1 2 (33.33%) LAN
1 2 (33.33%) WAN
1 2 (33.33%) B2B
1 2 (33.33%) Citrix
1 2 (33.33%) SAN
1 2 (33.33%) Time Management
1 2 (33.33%) Asterisk PBX
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) CCNP
2 1 (16.67%) CCNA

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 (33.33%) Asterisk PBX
1 2 (33.33%) LAN
1 2 (33.33%) SAN
1 2 (33.33%) WAN
1 2 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
General
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) IT Manager
1 3 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (33.33%) IT Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Voice Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Voice Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) VoIP Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) VoIP Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Call Centre Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Support
3 1 (16.67%) Data Centre Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Network Support
3 1 (16.67%) Telecoms Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Telecoms Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Handset
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) B2B
1 2 (33.33%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCNA
1 1 (16.67%) CCNP
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Citrix
1 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco