The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 97 92 77
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -15
Contract jobs citing VoIP 7 9 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.41% 0.58% 1.06%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.59% 6.62% 10.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 1
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£425 £200 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+112.50% -50.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £298 £303
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -1.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £17.00 £7.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +126.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.10 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-14.02% +13.33%
VoIP
Yorkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
195 136 153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 11.55% 8.79% 10.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 73 64
Average daily rate £343 £300 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.16% +1.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £374 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 9
Average hourly rate £35.00 £11.75 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+197.87% +6.81%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

VoIP
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

VoIP Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

VoIP
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VoIP across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

VoIP Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

VoIP
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

VoIP Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

VoIP
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VoIP within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015. 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
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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
Leeds -5 5 £425 +54.54% 4
Wakefield - 1 - - 1
Pontefract - - - -
Bradford - - - - 1
Halifax - - - -
Huddersfield - - - -
VoIP
Yorkshire

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 6 (54.55%) Windows
1 6 (54.55%) LAN
1 6 (54.55%) WAN
1 6 (54.55%) Cisco
2 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
3 4 (36.36%) Windows XP
3 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
3 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
4 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (27.27%) ServiceNow
4 3 (27.27%) VPN
4 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (27.27%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (27.27%) MS Office
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 3 (27.27%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (27.27%) Finance
4 3 (27.27%) Billing
4 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Vista
5 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (18.18%) Service Management
5 2 (18.18%) Firewall
5 2 (18.18%) Blackberry
5 2 (18.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (18.18%) Project Management
5 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
5 2 (18.18%) ITIL
5 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
2 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
3 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (18.18%) Lync
3 2 (18.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Office
2 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) LAN
1 6 (54.55%) WAN
2 3 (27.27%) VPN
2 3 (27.27%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
3 2 (18.18%) MPLS
3 2 (18.18%) Firewall
4 1 (9.09%) DNS
4 1 (9.09%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2000
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
1 3 (27.27%) Billing
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Support Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Solutions Designer
2 3 (27.27%) Desktop Support
2 3 (27.27%) Designer
3 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (18.18%) Service Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Services Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Network Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Designer
4 1 (9.09%) Network Support
4 1 (9.09%) Field Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Field Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Network Designer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Blackberry
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) iPhone
2 1 (9.09%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Windows XP
2 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
3 2 (18.18%) Windows 8
3 2 (18.18%) Mac OS X
3 2 (18.18%) Windows 2000
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Vista
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) ITIL
1 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
1 2 (18.18%) Project Management
1 2 (18.18%) Service Management
1 2 (18.18%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (9.09%) Line Management
2 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (9.09%) CCNP
2 1 (9.09%) CCNA
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (9.09%) XenApp
2 1 (9.09%) UAG
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) SCCM
2 1 (9.09%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Cisco
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (27.27%) ServiceNow
3 2 (18.18%) Siemens
4 1 (9.09%) Apple
4 1 (9.09%) Sage
4 1 (9.09%) Symantec
4 1 (9.09%) Remedy
4 1 (9.09%) Sophos
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix
4 1 (9.09%) BMC