The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank - 76 76
Contract jobs citing VoIP 0 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East - 0.41% 0.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 2.86% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Median daily rate - £375 £125
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +200.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £10.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.75 £16.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+68.18% -17.50%
VoIP
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
363 140 165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 25.73% 14.26% 18.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 241 68 91
Median daily rate £340 £425 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +22.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £540 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 24 14
Median hourly rate £28.00 £16.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+75.00% -46.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £12.35 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £27.60 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.70%

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

VoIP
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

VoIP Daily Rate Trend in the North East

VoIP
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

VoIP Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

VoIP
Top 17 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 North East region with a requirement for VoIP.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Statistics
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory Support
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (100.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Support
1 1 (100.00%) Server Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Server Support
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server Support
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft