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 27 March 2015 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 90 73 62
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -11
Contract jobs citing VoIP 2 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.17% 0.67% 0.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.23% 5.98% 3.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 0
Average daily rate
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£181 £288 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.95% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.25% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £14.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.75 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+16.17% -10.52%
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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
163 117 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 13.85% 11.14% 13.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 79 47
Average daily rate £315 £300 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £225 £112
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £429
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
-0.72% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 12
Average hourly rate £35.00 £14.50 £35.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+141.37% -59.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VoIP across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

VoIP Daily Rate Histogram 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 27 March 2015, 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 6 (75.00%) LAN
1 6 (75.00%) WAN
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (50.00%) Finance
4 3 (37.50%) Billing
4 3 (37.50%) ServiceNow
4 3 (37.50%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (37.50%) CCNA
4 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
4 3 (37.50%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (25.00%) Service Management
5 2 (25.00%) MPLS
5 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (25.00%) Windows
5 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (25.00%) Lync
6 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
6 1 (12.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (12.50%) MCITP
6 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
6 1 (12.50%) VLAN
6 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (12.50%) Windows Vista
6 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
6 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) Lync
2 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) LAN
1 6 (75.00%) WAN
2 3 (37.50%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (25.00%) MPLS
3 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (12.50%) VPN
4 1 (12.50%) DNS
4 1 (12.50%) Internet
4 1 (12.50%) Firewall
4 1 (12.50%) DHCP
4 1 (12.50%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Billing
3 1 (12.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Support Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Solutions Designer
1 3 (37.50%) Designer
2 1 (12.50%) Network Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Network Designer
2 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (12.50%) Network Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Service Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Data Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Services Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Network Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Designer
2 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 2000
2 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
2 1 (12.50%) Mac OS X
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Vista
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
2 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
2 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
2 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
2 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (37.50%) CCNA
3 1 (12.50%) MCSE
3 1 (12.50%) CCNP
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (12.50%) MCITP
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (37.50%) ServiceNow
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix