The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
North West / Merseyside
Rank 39 - 35
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VoIP 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.33% - 0.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.00% - 3.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £170 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £314
% change year-on-year
- +11.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £37.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-50.00% +114.28%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
50 40 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 16.39% 12.54% 15.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 18 12
Median daily rate £340 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £180 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £421
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.06% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 3
Median hourly rate £37.50 £16.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+127.27% -13.15%
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 Merseyside

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

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

VoIP
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

VoIP Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

VoIP
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

VoIP Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

VoIP
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VoIP within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 20 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
Liverpool - 1 £170 - 1
VoIP
North West

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 20 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for VoIP.

1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 7 (77.78%) LAN
2 7 (77.78%) WAN
2 7 (77.78%) TCP/IP
2 7 (77.78%) VPN
2 7 (77.78%) IBM
2 7 (77.78%) Unix
2 7 (77.78%) CISSP
2 7 (77.78%) Apple
2 7 (77.78%) SSCP
2 7 (77.78%) Firewall
2 7 (77.78%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 7 (77.78%) Splunk
2 7 (77.78%) Vulnerability Management
2 7 (77.78%) Cybersecurity
2 7 (77.78%) Network Monitoring
2 7 (77.78%) LogRhythm
2 7 (77.78%) Patch Management
2 7 (77.78%) Elastic Stack
2 7 (77.78%) QRadar
2 7 (77.78%) SANS
3 5 (55.56%) Open Source
4 4 (44.44%) Redis
4 4 (44.44%) SIEM
4 4 (44.44%) SC Cleared
4 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
4 4 (44.44%) Management Information System
4 4 (44.44%) Information Security
4 4 (44.44%) Cyber Attack

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 1 (11.11%) Apache
1 1 (11.11%) IIS
1 1 (11.11%) Jetty
1 1 (11.11%) Mongrel
1 1 (11.11%) nginx
1 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
1 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (11.11%) Google App Engine
1 1 (11.11%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) Firewall
1 7 (77.78%) LAN
1 7 (77.78%) TCP/IP
1 7 (77.78%) VPN
1 7 (77.78%) WAN
2 3 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (11.11%) DHCP
3 1 (11.11%) DNS
3 1 (11.11%) FTP
3 1 (11.11%) HTTP
3 1 (11.11%) IPsec
3 1 (11.11%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
1 1 (11.11%) Travis CI
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Cybersecurity Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Security Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Senior Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Senior Security Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Technical Support
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support
3 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) Elastic Stack
2 3 (33.33%) RESTful
2 3 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (11.11%) .NET
3 1 (11.11%) J2EE
3 1 (11.11%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Cyber Attack
1 4 (44.44%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 7 (77.78%) Unix
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Cybersecurity
1 7 (77.78%) Network Monitoring
1 7 (77.78%) Patch Management
1 7 (77.78%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 7 (77.78%) Vulnerability Management
2 5 (55.56%) Open Source
3 4 (44.44%) Case Management
3 4 (44.44%) Information Security
3 4 (44.44%) SIEM
4 3 (33.33%) Process Improvement
4 3 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (33.33%) Security Monitoring
4 3 (33.33%) Security Operations
5 1 (11.11%) Computer Security
5 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) CISSP
1 7 (77.78%) SANS
1 7 (77.78%) SSCP
2 4 (44.44%) SC Cleared
2 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) CCNP
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (11.11%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (77.78%) QRadar
2 4 (44.44%) Kibana
2 4 (44.44%) logstash
3 3 (33.33%) RSA enVision
4 1 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Apple
1 7 (77.78%) IBM
1 7 (77.78%) LogRhythm
1 7 (77.78%) Splunk
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) Google
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) VMware