The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 96 102 81
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -21
Contract jobs citing VoIP 13 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.89% 0.44% 0.095%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.96% 3.57% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 0
Median daily rate £360 £438 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.71% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £14.50 £20.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.50% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.60 £20.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+63.90% +2.50%
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
218 196 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 14.99% 12.26% 13.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 127 87
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £270 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £499 £425 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 0
Median hourly rate £11.72 £21.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.84% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+46.34% +7.62%

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds region citing VoIP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 Leeds region with a requirement for VoIP.

1 12 (80.00%) Cisco
2 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (40.00%) VMware
3 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 4 (26.67%) Cisco UCCX
4 4 (26.67%) Office 365
4 4 (26.67%) Windows Server
4 4 (26.67%) LAN
4 4 (26.67%) WAN
4 4 (26.67%) CCNA
4 4 (26.67%) Quality Management
4 4 (26.67%) Firewall
5 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
5 3 (20.00%) Migration
5 3 (20.00%) CheckPoint
5 3 (20.00%) CAD
5 3 (20.00%) VPN
5 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (20.00%) CCNP
5 3 (20.00%) Linux
5 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
6 2 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (13.33%) IVR
6 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Compatibility Testing

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.67%) IIS
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) Office 365
2 2 (13.33%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) Firewall
1 4 (26.67%) LAN
1 4 (26.67%) WAN
2 3 (20.00%) VPN
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (13.33%) SAN
3 2 (13.33%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (6.67%) BIG-IP
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (6.67%) Network Security
4 1 (6.67%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (13.33%) iGaming
3 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Voice Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Network Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Voice Network Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Azure Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) IT Manager
4 2 (13.33%) PowerShell Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) SCCM Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior SCCM Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Test Manager
4 2 (13.33%) UAT Manager
4 2 (13.33%) UAT Test Manager
5 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco Voice Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Data Network Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) ICT Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
1 2 (13.33%) IVR
1 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) Windows Server
3 3 (20.00%) Linux
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (6.67%) Unix
5 1 (6.67%) Windows 10
5 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Quality Management
2 3 (20.00%) CAD
2 3 (20.00%) Migration
3 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (13.33%) Compatibility Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Data Migration
3 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
3 2 (13.33%) ITIL
3 2 (13.33%) Knowledge Management
3 2 (13.33%) Problem Management
3 2 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (13.33%) Scrum
3 2 (13.33%) Supplier Management
3 2 (13.33%) Test Management
3 2 (13.33%) Test Planning
3 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Application Packaging
4 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
4 1 (6.67%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (26.67%) CCNA
3 3 (20.00%) CCNP
4 2 (13.33%) ISEB
5 1 (6.67%) CCVP
5 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (13.33%) PCI DSS
1 2 (13.33%) QA
1 2 (13.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (13.33%) SLA
2 1 (6.67%) ISO22301
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (13.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Opsview
2 2 (13.33%) SCCM
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (6.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) Cisco
2 6 (40.00%) VMware
3 3 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (13.33%) HP
5 1 (6.67%) Dell
5 1 (6.67%) F5
5 1 (6.67%) Sage