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 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 25 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VoIP 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.71% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.69% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £450 - -
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 Staffordshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
13 6 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 9.29% 6.52% 15.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 12
Average daily rate £325 £418 £284
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.15% +47.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £172 £223 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £421 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £10.75 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -28.33%
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 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
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VoIP within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tamworth - 1 £450 -
VoIP
West Midlands

VoIP
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 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 4 (80.00%) Cisco
1 4 (80.00%) Avaya
2 3 (60.00%) Juniper
2 3 (60.00%) MPLS
2 3 (60.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) ERP
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (20.00%) Mitel
3 1 (20.00%) Network Design
3 1 (20.00%) FMCG
3 1 (20.00%) Network Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Target Operating Model
3 1 (20.00%) Re-Platforming

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) MPLS
1 3 (60.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Data Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Network Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Network Design Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Project Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Project Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Voice Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Voice Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) VoIP Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (20.00%) ERP
1 1 (20.00%) Migration
1 1 (20.00%) Network Architecture
1 1 (20.00%) Network Design
1 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (20.00%) Re-Platforming
1 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (20.00%) Target Operating Model
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Avaya
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Juniper
3 1 (20.00%) Mitel