The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 2 December 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 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 28 31 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing VoIP 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.51% 1.06% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.17% 6.25% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £275 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.88% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £12.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.75 £16.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+68.18% -17.50%
VoIP
Merseyside

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

Communications & Networking Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
24 48 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 12.31% 16.90% 13.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 21 15
Median daily rate £350 £450 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £121 £165 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £450 £419
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 4
Median hourly rate £18.25 £22.50 £20.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.88% +8.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.45 £12.30 £13.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.85 £30.19 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.70%

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

VoIP
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

VoIP Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

VoIP
Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

VoIP Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for VoIP.

1 4 (66.67%) WAN
2 3 (50.00%) LAN
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) CCNP
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (33.33%) XenApp
3 2 (33.33%) XenDesktop
3 2 (33.33%) DNS
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (33.33%) SIEM
3 2 (33.33%) Change Control
3 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) VMware Workstation
3 2 (33.33%) IVR
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 2 (33.33%) BIG-IP
3 2 (33.33%) Citrix
3 2 (33.33%) Sun
3 2 (33.33%) DHCP
3 2 (33.33%) SNMP
3 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (33.33%) Unix
3 2 (33.33%) Windows

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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 4 (66.67%) WAN
2 3 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (33.33%) BIG-IP
3 2 (33.33%) DHCP
3 2 (33.33%) DNS
3 2 (33.33%) SNMP
3 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (16.67%) Firewall
4 1 (16.67%) IPsec
4 1 (16.67%) PSTN
4 1 (16.67%) VPN
4 1 (16.67%) WLAN
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Network Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 2 (33.33%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Solaris
1 2 (33.33%) Unix
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Change Control
2 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (33.33%) SIEM
2 2 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
3 1 (16.67%) Logistics
3 1 (16.67%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) CCNP
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Workstation
1 2 (33.33%) XenApp
1 2 (33.33%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix
2 2 (33.33%) Sun
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
3 1 (16.67%) F5