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 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
North West / Manchester
Rank 66 79 77
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -2
Contract jobs citing VoIP 25 23 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.85% 1.27% 0.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.02% 9.09% 5.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 17 6
Median daily rate £450 £363 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.13% +61.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £320 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £600 £338
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £350 £308
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +13.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £17.50 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.25% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £32.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-38.93% +87.14%

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
208 253 201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 15.38% 14.02% 13.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 133 99
Median daily rate £400 £363 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +14.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £488 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 11 14
Median hourly rate £15.50 £16.15 £19.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.02% -15.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £11.97 £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £48.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017. 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 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
Salford - 13 £525 -
Bolton - 3 £339 -
VoIP
North West

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 52 (74.29%) Firewall
2 51 (72.86%) LAN
2 51 (72.86%) WAN
3 43 (61.43%) VPN
3 43 (61.43%) Windows
3 43 (61.43%) Patch Management
4 42 (60.00%) TCP/IP
5 41 (58.57%) Linux
5 41 (58.57%) Apple
5 41 (58.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 40 (57.14%) Unix
7 39 (55.71%) Vulnerability Management
8 38 (54.29%) SANS
8 38 (54.29%) CISSP
9 37 (52.86%) SSCP
10 36 (51.43%) Splunk
11 35 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
11 35 (50.00%) QRadar
12 34 (48.57%) Elastic Stack
13 28 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
13 28 (40.00%) IBM
14 27 (38.57%) LogRhythm
15 22 (31.43%) Case Management
15 22 (31.43%) Information Security
16 21 (30.00%) SC Cleared
16 21 (30.00%) Security Cleared
17 18 (25.71%) Security Operations
17 18 (25.71%) Cyber Attack
18 16 (22.86%) Security Monitoring
18 16 (22.86%) Open Source

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 3 (4.29%) Apache
1 3 (4.29%) IIS
1 3 (4.29%) Jetty
1 3 (4.29%) Mongrel
1 3 (4.29%) nginx
1 3 (4.29%) Tomcat
1 3 (4.29%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.43%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (5.71%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.86%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (7.14%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (4.29%) Google App Engine
2 3 (4.29%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (2.86%) Amazon S3
3 2 (2.86%) Office 365
3 2 (2.86%) Slack
4 1 (1.43%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (1.43%) GitHub
4 1 (1.43%) Google Analytics
4 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.43%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 52 (74.29%) Firewall
2 51 (72.86%) LAN
2 51 (72.86%) WAN
3 43 (61.43%) VPN
4 42 (60.00%) TCP/IP
5 8 (11.43%) Wireless
6 7 (10.00%) DNS
6 7 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
7 6 (8.57%) DHCP
8 5 (7.14%) Network Security
8 5 (7.14%) PBX
9 4 (5.71%) Internet
9 4 (5.71%) Unified Communications
10 3 (4.29%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (4.29%) FTP
10 3 (4.29%) HTTP
10 3 (4.29%) IPsec
10 3 (4.29%) MPLS
10 3 (4.29%) NetScaler
10 3 (4.29%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (18.57%) Redis
2 2 (2.86%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 3 (4.29%) Jenkins
1 3 (4.29%) Travis CI
2 2 (2.86%) JIRA
General
1 8 (11.43%) Finance
2 4 (5.71%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.86%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (27.14%) Analyst
2 12 (17.14%) Security Analyst
2 12 (17.14%) Technical Specialist
3 10 (14.29%) Security Specialist
4 6 (8.57%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 6 (8.57%) Project Manager
5 5 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (7.14%) Senior Security Analyst
5 5 (7.14%) Technical Security Specialist
6 4 (5.71%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
6 4 (5.71%) Technical Support
7 3 (4.29%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (4.29%) Cybersecurity Specialist
7 3 (4.29%) Network Engineer
7 3 (4.29%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
7 3 (4.29%) Senior Security Specialist
7 3 (4.29%) SOC Analyst
7 3 (4.29%) Technical Manager
7 3 (4.29%) Unified Communications Manager
7 3 (4.29%) VoIP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (48.57%) Elastic Stack
2 10 (14.29%) RESTful
2 10 (14.29%) Web Services
3 3 (4.29%) .NET
3 3 (4.29%) J2EE
3 3 (4.29%) Servlets
4 1 (1.43%) CSS
4 1 (1.43%) CSS3
4 1 (1.43%) HTML
4 1 (1.43%) HTML5
4 1 (1.43%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 18 (25.71%) Cyber Attack
2 13 (18.57%) Management Information System
3 8 (11.43%) Security Operations Centre
4 3 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.29%) IVR
5 2 (2.86%) Handset
5 2 (2.86%) Life Science
6 1 (1.43%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.43%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 43 (61.43%) Windows
2 41 (58.57%) Linux
3 40 (57.14%) Unix
4 1 (1.43%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (61.43%) Patch Management
2 41 (58.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 39 (55.71%) Vulnerability Management
4 35 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
5 28 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
6 22 (31.43%) Case Management
6 22 (31.43%) Information Security
7 18 (25.71%) Security Operations
8 16 (22.86%) Open Source
8 16 (22.86%) Security Monitoring
9 13 (18.57%) SIEM
10 12 (17.14%) Root Cause Analysis
11 10 (14.29%) Analytics
12 9 (12.86%) Data Analytics
13 7 (10.00%) Process Improvement
14 6 (8.57%) DevOps
15 4 (5.71%) Migration
15 4 (5.71%) Network Design
15 4 (5.71%) PRINCE2
16 3 (4.29%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (14.29%) Python
2 3 (4.29%) Java
3 1 (1.43%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 38 (54.29%) CISSP
1 38 (54.29%) SANS
2 37 (52.86%) SSCP
3 21 (30.00%) SC Cleared
3 21 (30.00%) Security Cleared
4 4 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (4.29%) CCIE
5 3 (4.29%) CCNP
6 1 (1.43%) APMP
6 1 (1.43%) CCDA
6 1 (1.43%) CCDP
6 1 (1.43%) CCNA
6 1 (1.43%) ISEB
6 1 (1.43%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.43%) JNCIP
6 1 (1.43%) JNCIS
6 1 (1.43%) MCP
6 1 (1.43%) MCSE
6 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.86%) SLA
2 1 (1.43%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (5.71%) Active Directory
1 4 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.29%) Xen
Systems Management
1 35 (50.00%) QRadar
2 13 (18.57%) Kibana
2 13 (18.57%) logstash
3 8 (11.43%) Nessus
3 8 (11.43%) Nexpose
3 8 (11.43%) Nmap
4 7 (10.00%) RSA enVision
5 3 (4.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 41 (58.57%) Apple
2 36 (51.43%) Splunk
3 28 (40.00%) IBM
4 27 (38.57%) LogRhythm
5 9 (12.86%) ArcSight
5 9 (12.86%) Intel
5 9 (12.86%) Intel Security
5 9 (12.86%) NetWitness
6 8 (11.43%) Cisco
6 8 (11.43%) Qualys
7 7 (10.00%) GENBAND
7 7 (10.00%) Microsoft
8 6 (8.57%) Snow
9 4 (5.71%) Google
9 4 (5.71%) VMware
10 3 (4.29%) Forcepoint
10 3 (4.29%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (2.86%) Assembla
11 2 (2.86%) BroadSoft
11 2 (2.86%) Verint