The first table below looks at the demand for VoIP skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the South Yorkshire region.

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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank - 33 -
Contract jobs citing VoIP 0 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire - 2.33% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 13.79% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 0
Average daily rate - £353 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £294 £289 £318
% change year-on-year
+1.73% -9.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £12.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.63 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-10.82% -10.79%
Communications & Networking Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
52 58 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 14.86% 16.91% 19.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 40 27
Average daily rate £280 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £238 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 4
Average hourly rate £20.50 £15.00 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.66% -46.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.35 £10.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.45 £15.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -23.72%
VoIP
Yorkshire

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VoIP across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VoIP within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Rotherham - - - -
Sheffield - - - - 3
VoIP
Yorkshire

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) VPN
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
3 3 (60.00%) DNS
3 3 (60.00%) PBX
3 3 (60.00%) Juniper
3 3 (60.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (60.00%) PCI DSS
3 3 (60.00%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (60.00%) NETGEAR
3 3 (60.00%) FortiGate
4 2 (40.00%) vSphere
4 2 (40.00%) Aruba
4 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (40.00%) NetScaler
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (40.00%) QA
4 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Wireless
4 2 (40.00%) Back Office
4 2 (40.00%) VMware
4 2 (40.00%) Information Security
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (40.00%) Internet
4 2 (40.00%) SAN

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (20.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) VPN
3 3 (60.00%) DNS
3 3 (60.00%) PBX
4 2 (40.00%) NetScaler
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (40.00%) Wireless
4 2 (40.00%) Internet
4 2 (40.00%) SAN
4 2 (40.00%) WAN
5 1 (20.00%) SMTP
5 1 (20.00%) DHCP
5 1 (20.00%) FTP
5 1 (20.00%) OSPF
5 1 (20.00%) BGP
5 1 (20.00%) Wireless Security
General
1 2 (40.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (20.00%) NHS
1 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) Change Management
2 2 (40.00%) B2B
2 2 (40.00%) B2C
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CCNP
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (60.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (40.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) vSphere
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) FortiGate
2 1 (20.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Juniper
2 3 (60.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (60.00%) NETGEAR
3 2 (40.00%) Aruba
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) NetApp
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix
4 1 (20.00%) Symantec