The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 52 21 31
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +10
Contract jobs citing VoIP 1 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.22% 0.71% 2.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.61% 14.29% 10.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
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£275 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £21.75 £24.25
% change year-on-year
+12.64% -10.30%
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Tyne and Wear

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

Communications & Networking Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
62 7 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 13.84% 5.00% 19.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 6 25
Average daily rate £350 £325 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £220 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £350 £342
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 7
Average hourly rate £27.50 - £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £24.97
% change year-on-year
- -9.89%

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VoIP across the Newcastle upon Tyne region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

VoIP
Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

VoIP Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

VoIP
Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

VoIP Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

VoIP
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) WLAN
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) PMP
2 1 (50.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 1 (50.00%) NEC
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Handset
2 1 (50.00%) Polycom
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Unified Communications

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) WLAN
1 1 (50.00%) Unified Communications
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) PMP
1 1 (50.00%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
1 1 (50.00%) NEC
1 1 (50.00%) Polycom