The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank - 36 40
Contract jobs citing VoIP 0 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk - 1.59% 0.84%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 15.38% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Median daily rate - £250 £190
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +31.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £318
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +6.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £20.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -16.32%
VoIP
East of England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
20 26 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 9.09% 10.32% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 15 21
Median daily rate £500 £300 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £505 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £13.86 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -4.33%

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

VoIP
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

VoIP Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

VoIP
Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

VoIP Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

VoIP
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for VoIP.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) Smartphone
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 10
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk 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 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) IT Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 10
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory