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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 98 79 68
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -11
Contract jobs citing VoIP 7 1 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.41% 0.097% 1.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.04% 0.71% 9.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 9
Average daily rate
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£350 - £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 - £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 - £383
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £315 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £20.00 - £93.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £24.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-16.32% +8.88%
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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
230 140 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 13.61% 13.57% 13.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 74 76
Average daily rate £375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £222 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £430 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 4
Average hourly rate £22.50 - £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £22.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-4.33% -4.25%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 7 (77.78%) ITIL
2 5 (55.56%) Telecoms
3 4 (44.44%) MS Office
3 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) Cisco
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) Windows
3 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
4 3 (33.33%) Citrix
4 3 (33.33%) VMware
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (33.33%) Service Desk Management
5 2 (22.22%) Windows 8
5 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
5 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
5 2 (22.22%) Problem Management
5 2 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (22.22%) MCSE
5 2 (22.22%) DHCP
5 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
5 2 (22.22%) DNS
5 2 (22.22%) CCNA
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle
5 2 (22.22%) Finance
5 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
6 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (11.11%) CMS
6 1 (11.11%) Replication

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 1 (11.11%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) DHCP
1 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
1 2 (22.22%) DNS
2 1 (11.11%) DPNSS
2 1 (11.11%) QSIG
2 1 (11.11%) Network Security
2 1 (11.11%) PBX
General
1 5 (55.56%) Telecoms
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
3 1 (11.11%) Billing
3 1 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (33.33%) Telecoms Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Lead Designer
4 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Designer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
1 1 (11.11%) Replication
1 1 (11.11%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
2 2 (22.22%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) ITIL
2 3 (33.33%) Service Desk Management
3 2 (22.22%) Problem Management
3 2 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
4 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
4 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
4 1 (11.11%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) MCSE
1 2 (22.22%) CCNA
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (11.11%) MCITP
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) Citrix
2 3 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle
4 1 (11.11%) Avaya