The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 17 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VoIP 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 4.72% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.65% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £339 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.32% +12.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.13 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+100.71% -7.89%
VoIP
West Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Solihull
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
34 12 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 26.77% 16.90% 12.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 4
Average daily rate £438 £363 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% +38.09%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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 Solihull

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

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

VoIP
Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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

VoIP Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

VoIP
Hourly Rate Trend in Solihull

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

VoIP Hourly Rate Trend in Solihull

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Solihull 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 6 (46.15%) LAN
1 6 (46.15%) WAN
1 6 (46.15%) Telecoms
2 5 (38.46%) Cisco
2 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
3 3 (23.08%) BPMN
3 3 (23.08%) Skype for Business
3 3 (23.08%) Unified Communications
3 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (23.08%) jQuery
3 3 (23.08%) CA Spectrum
3 3 (23.08%) SevOne
3 3 (23.08%) EMC
3 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
3 3 (23.08%) UML
3 3 (23.08%) CA
3 3 (23.08%) Firewall
4 2 (15.38%) Migration
4 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (15.38%) VMware
4 2 (15.38%) VPN
4 2 (15.38%) MPLS
4 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
4 2 (15.38%) Skype
4 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
4 2 (15.38%) Presales
4 2 (15.38%) vSphere
4 2 (15.38%) SAN
4 2 (15.38%) Mitel

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Solihull 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 3 (23.08%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) LAN
1 6 (46.15%) WAN
2 3 (23.08%) Firewall
2 3 (23.08%) Unified Communications
3 2 (15.38%) MPLS
3 2 (15.38%) SAN
3 2 (15.38%) Skype
3 2 (15.38%) VPN
4 1 (7.69%) NetScaler
4 1 (7.69%) Wireless
General
1 6 (46.15%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Architect
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Business Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Business Process Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Network Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Process Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Designer
4 1 (7.69%) Implementation Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Network Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Network Manager
4 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Telecoms Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Telecoms Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) VoIP Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (23.08%) BPMN
1 3 (23.08%) UML
2 2 (15.38%) Migration
2 2 (15.38%) Presales
2 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (7.69%) Change Management
3 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
3 1 (7.69%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
1 2 (15.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Cisco
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) CA
2 3 (23.08%) EMC
2 3 (23.08%) SevOne
3 2 (15.38%) Mitel
3 2 (15.38%) VMware
4 1 (7.69%) Citrix
4 1 (7.69%) Reuters