The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank - 26 24
Contract jobs citing VoIP 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire - 1.47% 0.86%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 16.67% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £438 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +17.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £14.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+57.14% -
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
5 12 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.37% 8.82% 8.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 5
Median daily rate £408 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.38% +8.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £16.00 - £14.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.70%

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Staffordshire region citing VoIP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 29 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for VoIP.

1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) CCDP
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) Dell
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) Internet
1 3 (100.00%) OSPF
1 3 (100.00%) BGP
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
1 3 (100.00%) IPsec
1 3 (100.00%) CESG
1 3 (100.00%) JNCIA
1 3 (100.00%) JNCIP
1 3 (100.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) BGP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Internet
1 3 (100.00%) IPsec
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security
1 3 (100.00%) OSPF
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Administrator
1 3 (100.00%) Network Administrator
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Network Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) CESG
2 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) Project Planning
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCDP
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) JNCIA
1 3 (100.00%) JNCIP
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Dell
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper