The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 1 May 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank - 35 -
Contract jobs citing VoIP 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire - 0.89% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 5.88% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate - £451 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £291 £278
% change year-on-year
+28.75% +4.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £20.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+119.51% +24.24%
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 Staffordshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
16 34 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 10.81% 15.11% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 21 7
Average daily rate £375 £400 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +53.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £246 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £461 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Average hourly rate - £10.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +50.00%

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

VoIP
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

VoIP Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

VoIP
Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

VoIP Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

VoIP
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire 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 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Avaya
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Mitel
1 1 (100.00%) FMCG
1 1 (100.00%) Target Operating Model

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire 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.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Business Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Business Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Business Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Project Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Project Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Telephony Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Telephony Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Telephony Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Telephony Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) Target Operating Model
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Avaya
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Mitel