The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank 39 52 37
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -15
Contract jobs citing VoIP 11 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.49% 0.20% 0.83%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.29% 0.93% 5.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 3
Median daily rate £463 £110 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+320.45% -53.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £156 £110 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £110 £378
UK excluding London median daily rate £366 £350 £313
% change year-on-year
+4.64% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £35.13 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-43.06% +100.71%

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

Communications & Networking Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
77 107 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 17.42% 20.98% 15.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 68 36
Median daily rate £425 £395 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.59% +43.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £180 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 3
Median hourly rate £15.00 £11.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.43% -45.23%
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 South Yorkshire

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

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

VoIP
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

VoIP Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

VoIP
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VoIP across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

VoIP Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

VoIP
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

VoIP Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

VoIP
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VoIP within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 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
Sheffield +6 8 £500 +354.54%
Doncaster - 2 £156 - 1
VoIP
Yorkshire

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for VoIP.

1 7 (58.33%) LAN
1 7 (58.33%) WAN
1 7 (58.33%) DHCP
1 7 (58.33%) DNS
1 7 (58.33%) IP Telephony
1 7 (58.33%) Network Security
2 6 (50.00%) Cisco
2 6 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
4 4 (33.33%) Banking
5 3 (25.00%) Brocade
5 3 (25.00%) Load Balancing
5 3 (25.00%) SCCM
5 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (25.00%) Infoblox
5 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (25.00%) SAN
5 3 (25.00%) NetApp
5 3 (25.00%) Windows
5 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
5 3 (25.00%) Finance
5 3 (25.00%) VMware
5 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (25.00%) F5
5 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 3 (25.00%) DBS Check
6 2 (16.67%) Skype for Business

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (16.67%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) DHCP
1 7 (58.33%) DNS
1 7 (58.33%) IP Telephony
1 7 (58.33%) LAN
1 7 (58.33%) Network Security
1 7 (58.33%) WAN
2 3 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 3 (25.00%) SAN
3 2 (16.67%) PBX
3 2 (16.67%) Skype
4 1 (8.33%) Broadband
General
1 4 (33.33%) Banking
2 3 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Network Specialist
2 3 (25.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Coordinator
3 2 (16.67%) IP Network Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Network Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Technical Support
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Support
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) IP Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Support
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
1 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (8.33%) Line Management
3 1 (8.33%) Security Architecture
3 1 (8.33%) Threat Management
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) DBS Check
2 1 (8.33%) CCNP
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Cisco
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (25.00%) Brocade
3 3 (25.00%) F5
3 3 (25.00%) Infoblox
3 3 (25.00%) NetApp
3 3 (25.00%) VMware