The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank - 75 51
Contract jobs citing VoIP 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear - 0.25% 0.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.37% 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £525 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +90.90%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £20.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -16.32%
VoIP
North East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
326 146 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 31.38% 18.23% 11.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 213 76 36
Median daily rate £295 £350 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.71% +0.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £600 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 20 3
Median hourly rate £28.00 £24.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +77.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.35 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £37.50 £30.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -2.15%

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

VoIP
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

VoIP Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

VoIP
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

VoIP Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 27 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for VoIP.

1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Office 365
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (50.00%) Skype for Business
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (50.00%) Brightmail
3 2 (50.00%) ThinPrint
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) IronPort
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) XenApp
3 2 (50.00%) XenServer
3 2 (50.00%) XenDesktop
3 2 (50.00%) vSphere
3 2 (50.00%) MS Office
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) Symantec
3 2 (50.00%) Windows

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (50.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (25.00%) CICS
2 1 (25.00%) IBM Notes
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DHCP
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) DB2
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Messaging Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Messaging Support
1 2 (50.00%) Messaging Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (25.00%) Defect Management
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) MCSE
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Brightmail
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) vSphere
2 2 (50.00%) XenApp
2 2 (50.00%) XenDesktop
2 2 (50.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) Compaq
3 2 (50.00%) Dell
3 2 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (50.00%) IronPort
3 2 (50.00%) Symantec
3 2 (50.00%) ThinPrint
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco
4 1 (25.00%) Lotus
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle