The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 80 80 83
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Contract jobs citing VoIP 25 22 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.37% 1.22% 0.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.12% 10.38% 3.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 11 0
Median daily rate £318 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.83% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Median hourly rate - £13.75 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -45.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £20.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -16.32%
VoIP
North West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
274 212 183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 15.00% 11.80% 13.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 112 86
Median daily rate £375 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £213 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £444
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 17 20
Median hourly rate £20.73 £13.88 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+49.35% -44.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.23 £12.00 £10.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £21.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -2.15%

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

VoIP
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

VoIP Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

VoIP
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VoIP across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

VoIP Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

VoIP
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

VoIP Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

VoIP
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VoIP within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport - 1 - -
VoIP
North West

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 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 Manchester region with a requirement for VoIP.

1 27 (65.85%) Cisco
2 21 (51.22%) Firewall
3 17 (41.46%) WAN
4 15 (36.59%) CCNP
4 15 (36.59%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (36.59%) MPLS
4 15 (36.59%) Data Centre
5 14 (34.15%) LAN
6 12 (29.27%) CheckPoint
7 11 (26.83%) Microsoft
8 9 (21.95%) Windows
8 9 (21.95%) Avaya
8 9 (21.95%) Active Directory
8 9 (21.95%) Kalman Filter
8 9 (21.95%) Unified Communications
8 9 (21.95%) Cisco ASA
8 9 (21.95%) Email Filtering
8 9 (21.95%) Web Filtering
9 8 (19.51%) ITIL
9 8 (19.51%) TCP/IP
9 8 (19.51%) Wi-Fi
9 8 (19.51%) Service Delivery
10 7 (17.07%) PKI
10 7 (17.07%) MS Exchange
10 7 (17.07%) Cisco Prime
10 7 (17.07%) SAN
10 7 (17.07%) Clearswift
10 7 (17.07%) Windows Server
11 6 (14.63%) SmoothWall
11 6 (14.63%) QA

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 7 (17.07%) MS Exchange
2 6 (14.63%) Skype for Business
3 4 (9.76%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.44%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.32%) Office 365
2 1 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 21 (51.22%) Firewall
2 17 (41.46%) WAN
3 15 (36.59%) MPLS
4 14 (34.15%) LAN
5 9 (21.95%) Cisco ASA
5 9 (21.95%) Unified Communications
6 8 (19.51%) TCP/IP
6 8 (19.51%) Wi-Fi
7 7 (17.07%) SAN
8 6 (14.63%) BGP
8 6 (14.63%) EIGRP
8 6 (14.63%) NGN
8 6 (14.63%) OSPF
8 6 (14.63%) SSL
9 5 (12.20%) BIG-IP
9 5 (12.20%) NetScreen
9 5 (12.20%) Network Security
9 5 (12.20%) PBX
10 4 (9.76%) IP Telephony
10 4 (9.76%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.76%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (7.32%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.88%) Back Office
2 2 (4.88%) French Language
3 1 (2.44%) Italian Language
3 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.44%) Publishing
3 1 (2.44%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 7 (17.07%) Network Engineer
2 6 (14.63%) Cisco Engineer
3 5 (12.20%) Network Security Manager
3 5 (12.20%) Security Manager
4 4 (9.76%) Architect
4 4 (9.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) Network Manager
5 3 (7.32%) Analyst
5 3 (7.32%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) ICT Assistant
5 3 (7.32%) ICT Manager
5 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (7.32%) Network Security Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Security Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Data Centre Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Firewall Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) IT Manager
6 2 (4.88%) Lead Network Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Network Team Leader
6 2 (4.88%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (36.59%) Data Centre
2 7 (17.07%) PKI
3 3 (7.32%) Blackberry
3 3 (7.32%) BYOD
4 2 (4.88%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.44%) iPad
5 1 (2.44%) iPhone
5 1 (2.44%) Life Science
5 1 (2.44%) NHS
5 1 (2.44%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (2.44%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 9 (21.95%) Windows
2 7 (17.07%) Windows Server
3 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.44%) Android
4 1 (2.44%) Linux
4 1 (2.44%) Unix
4 1 (2.44%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (21.95%) Email Filtering
1 9 (21.95%) Kalman Filter
1 9 (21.95%) Web Filtering
2 8 (19.51%) ITIL
2 8 (19.51%) Service Delivery
3 6 (14.63%) ITIL V3
4 5 (12.20%) Change Control
5 4 (9.76%) Application Rationalisation
5 4 (9.76%) Migration
6 3 (7.32%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 3 (7.32%) PRINCE2
6 3 (7.32%) Problem Management
6 3 (7.32%) Project Management
6 3 (7.32%) TOGAF
6 3 (7.32%) Two-Factor Authentication
7 2 (4.88%) Capacity Management
7 2 (4.88%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Transformation
7 2 (4.88%) Mentoring
7 2 (4.88%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.32%) SQL
2 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (36.59%) CCNP
1 15 (36.59%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (14.63%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (7.32%) CCIE
4 2 (4.88%) CCNA
4 2 (4.88%) DBS Check
5 1 (2.44%) Degree
5 1 (2.44%) JNCIA
5 1 (2.44%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (14.63%) QA
2 1 (2.44%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (21.95%) Active Directory
2 4 (9.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.44%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (2.44%) XenApp
3 1 (2.44%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (17.07%) Cisco Prime
2 6 (14.63%) SCCM
2 6 (14.63%) SmoothWall
3 1 (2.44%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (2.44%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (2.44%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (2.44%) SCOM
Vendors
1 27 (65.85%) Cisco
2 12 (29.27%) CheckPoint
3 11 (26.83%) Microsoft
4 9 (21.95%) Avaya
5 7 (17.07%) Clearswift
6 6 (14.63%) F5
7 5 (12.20%) Citrix
7 5 (12.20%) Fortinet
7 5 (12.20%) Juniper
8 4 (9.76%) HP
8 4 (9.76%) VMware
9 3 (7.32%) 3PAR
9 3 (7.32%) Oracle
10 1 (2.44%) Nortel
10 1 (2.44%) Novell
10 1 (2.44%) Riverbed
10 1 (2.44%) SAP
10 1 (2.44%) ServiceNow
10 1 (2.44%) SolarWinds
10 1 (2.44%) Sonus
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