The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 85 78 79
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Contract jobs citing VoIP 20 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.10% 0.78% 0.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.09% 6.04% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 6 3
Average daily rate £363 £225 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+61.11% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £220 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £338 £269
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £295
% change year-on-year
- +18.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £21.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £18.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+105.47% -8.75%
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
282 182 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 15.49% 12.83% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 92 71
Average daily rate £368 £318 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.74% +15.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £220 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 16 13
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.88 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +43.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.52 £10.00 £8.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.80 £30.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VoIP across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 9 February 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 25 (67.57%) Cisco
2 13 (35.14%) Wireless
2 13 (35.14%) Windows
3 12 (32.43%) VPN
3 12 (32.43%) Firewall
3 12 (32.43%) Cisco ASA
4 10 (27.03%) ITIL
4 10 (27.03%) DHCP
5 9 (24.32%) Network Security
6 8 (21.62%) Cisco IOS
6 8 (21.62%) Service Management
6 8 (21.62%) DNS
6 8 (21.62%) TCP/IP
7 7 (18.92%) CCNP
7 7 (18.92%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (18.92%) OSPF
7 7 (18.92%) BGP
7 7 (18.92%) Service Delivery
7 7 (18.92%) Fortinet
7 7 (18.92%) Load Balancing
7 7 (18.92%) Network Monitoring
8 6 (16.22%) Video Conferencing
8 6 (16.22%) Active Directory
8 6 (16.22%) Unix
8 6 (16.22%) WAN
8 6 (16.22%) LAN
9 5 (13.51%) WLAN
9 5 (13.51%) SSL
9 5 (13.51%) SAN
9 5 (13.51%) NetApp

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 2 (5.41%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 13 (35.14%) Wireless
2 12 (32.43%) Cisco ASA
2 12 (32.43%) Firewall
2 12 (32.43%) VPN
3 10 (27.03%) DHCP
4 9 (24.32%) Network Security
5 8 (21.62%) Cisco IOS
5 8 (21.62%) DNS
5 8 (21.62%) TCP/IP
6 7 (18.92%) BGP
6 7 (18.92%) OSPF
7 6 (16.22%) LAN
7 6 (16.22%) WAN
8 5 (13.51%) Cisco PIX
8 5 (13.51%) FWSM
8 5 (13.51%) Intrusion Detection
8 5 (13.51%) IPsec
8 5 (13.51%) SAN
8 5 (13.51%) SSL
8 5 (13.51%) WLAN
General
1 2 (5.41%) Finance
1 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (37.84%) Network Engineer
2 10 (27.03%) Cisco Engineer
3 9 (24.32%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Firewall Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Senior Network Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Administrator
5 4 (10.81%) Architect
5 4 (10.81%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (8.11%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (8.11%) Linux Administrator
6 3 (8.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 3 (8.11%) Wireless Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Wireless Network Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Cisco Expert
7 2 (5.41%) Lync Specialist
7 2 (5.41%) Senior Firewall Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.51%) 802.1X
2 2 (5.41%) Middleware
3 1 (2.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Video Conferencing
2 5 (13.51%) IVR
3 4 (10.81%) Statistics
4 3 (8.11%) Data Centre
5 2 (5.41%) Clustering
5 2 (5.41%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 13 (35.14%) Windows
2 6 (16.22%) Unix
3 4 (10.81%) Linux
3 4 (10.81%) Mac OS X
4 3 (8.11%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.70%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.03%) ITIL
2 8 (21.62%) Service Management
3 7 (18.92%) Load Balancing
3 7 (18.92%) Network Monitoring
3 7 (18.92%) Service Delivery
4 5 (13.51%) Project Management
4 5 (13.51%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 4 (10.81%) Change Management
5 4 (10.81%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (10.81%) Network Management
5 4 (10.81%) Web Filtering
6 3 (8.11%) Coaching
7 2 (5.41%) Release Management
7 2 (5.41%) Risk Management
7 2 (5.41%) Server Monitoring
7 2 (5.41%) Test Strategy
8 1 (2.70%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (2.70%) Business Continuity
8 1 (2.70%) Network Design
8 1 (2.70%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.81%) Perl
1 4 (10.81%) Python
2 2 (5.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (18.92%) CCNP
1 7 (18.92%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.41%) CCNA
2 2 (5.41%) CCVP
3 1 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) SLA
2 1 (2.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (16.22%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (2.70%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (10.81%) Cisco CUCM
1 4 (10.81%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (5.41%) Cisco IPCC
3 1 (2.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (67.57%) Cisco
2 7 (18.92%) Fortinet
3 5 (13.51%) NetApp
4 4 (10.81%) Aruba
4 4 (10.81%) Palo Alto
5 2 (5.41%) Avaya
5 2 (5.41%) Citrix
5 2 (5.41%) Oracle
5 2 (5.41%) Polycom
5 2 (5.41%) Siemens
6 1 (2.70%) IronPort
6 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.70%) VMware
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