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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 24 35 32
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -3
Contract jobs citing VoIP 6 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 2.75% 0.69% 0.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.64% 4.65% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 0
Median daily rate £413 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £12.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £20.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -16.32%
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
44 43 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 20.18% 14.78% 8.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 13 9
Median daily rate £400 £325 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -27.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £135 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £413 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 2
Median hourly rate £16.00 £22.50 £125.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.88% -82.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -4.33%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VoIP across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

VoIP Daily Rate Histogram 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 28 August 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 7 (87.50%) WAN
2 5 (62.50%) LAN
3 4 (50.00%) DHCP
3 4 (50.00%) DNS
3 4 (50.00%) Cisco
3 4 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (50.00%) Data Centre
4 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (37.50%) Load Balancing
4 3 (37.50%) VMware
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (37.50%) CCNP
4 3 (37.50%) SNMP
4 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
4 3 (37.50%) VPN
4 3 (37.50%) Unix
4 3 (37.50%) Windows
5 2 (25.00%) Solaris
5 2 (25.00%) Linux
5 2 (25.00%) Sun
5 2 (25.00%) WLAN
5 2 (25.00%) Citrix
5 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (25.00%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (25.00%) IVR
5 2 (25.00%) Firewall
5 2 (25.00%) IPsec
5 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration

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 7 (87.50%) WAN
2 5 (62.50%) LAN
3 4 (50.00%) DHCP
3 4 (50.00%) DNS
4 3 (37.50%) SNMP
4 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
4 3 (37.50%) VPN
5 2 (25.00%) BIG-IP
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (25.00%) Firewall
5 2 (25.00%) IPsec
5 2 (25.00%) WLAN
6 1 (12.50%) BGP
6 1 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (12.50%) FTP
6 1 (12.50%) HTTP
6 1 (12.50%) NetScaler
6 1 (12.50%) Spanning Tree
6 1 (12.50%) SSH
6 1 (12.50%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Network Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Firewall Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Wireless Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Wireless Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (25.00%) IVR
3 1 (12.50%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Unix
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (37.50%) Load Balancing
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Change Control
3 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (25.00%) Network Management
3 2 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (25.00%) SIEM
3 2 (25.00%) TOGAF
4 1 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (12.50%) Logistics
4 1 (12.50%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (12.50%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) CCNP
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (12.50%) CCNA
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Workstation
2 2 (25.00%) XenApp
2 2 (25.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) VMware
3 2 (25.00%) Citrix
3 2 (25.00%) F5
3 2 (25.00%) Sun
4 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
4 1 (12.50%) Fortinet
4 1 (12.50%) HP
4 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds