The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 78 66 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Contract jobs citing VoIP 1 12 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.097% 1.29% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.72% 9.92% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 0
Average daily rate
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- £325 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £93.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £22.50 £23.88
% change year-on-year
+8.88% -5.75%
VoIP
West Yorkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
139 121 190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 13.47% 13.02% 16.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 76 93
Average daily rate £325 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £250 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £435 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 5
Average hourly rate - £36.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +140.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.21 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-3.05% -7.16%

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VoIP across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

VoIP
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

VoIP Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

VoIP
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

VoIP Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

VoIP
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing VoIP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VoIP.

1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) Avaya
3 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) IVR
3 1 (20.00%) Mitel
3 1 (20.00%) VLAN
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security
3 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (20.00%) Network Management
3 1 (20.00%) Verint
3 1 (20.00%) CTI
3 1 (20.00%) MPLS
3 1 (20.00%) H.323
3 1 (20.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) VPN
3 1 (20.00%) CCNA
3 1 (20.00%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing VoIP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VoIP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) VLAN
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security
2 1 (20.00%) CTI
2 1 (20.00%) MPLS
2 1 (20.00%) H.323
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) VPN
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Rollout Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) VoIP Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Avaya Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Voice Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Voice Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Voice Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) IVR
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCNA
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Avaya
3 1 (20.00%) Mitel
3 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (20.00%) Verint