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 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 102 103 88
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -15
Contract jobs citing VoIP 12 3 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.61% 0.17% 0.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.50% 1.50% 6.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 5
Average daily rate £538 - £200
90% offered a daily rate of more than £474 - £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 - £285
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £320 £310
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £15.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+114.28% -2.77%
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
218 200 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 11.11% 11.42% 9.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 134 86
Average daily rate £400 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 8
Average hourly rate £13.25 £17.50 £11.94
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.28% +46.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.15 £16.72 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £29.75 £15.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% +26.19%

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 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
Leeds +1 11 £538 - 7
VoIP
Yorkshire

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 17 (48.57%) ITIL
2 14 (40.00%) LAN
2 14 (40.00%) WAN
2 14 (40.00%) DNS
2 14 (40.00%) Data Centre
3 12 (34.29%) VPN
4 11 (31.43%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (31.43%) Service Delivery
4 11 (31.43%) Technical Architecture
5 10 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (28.57%) Video Conferencing
5 10 (28.57%) Avaya
5 10 (28.57%) SLA
5 10 (28.57%) PRINCE2
6 9 (25.71%) Web Services
6 9 (25.71%) SOA
6 9 (25.71%) H.323
6 9 (25.71%) CESG
6 9 (25.71%) Service Management
7 8 (22.86%) Citrix
7 8 (22.86%) Microsoft App-V
7 8 (22.86%) Cisco
8 7 (20.00%) Genesys
8 7 (20.00%) CCNA
8 7 (20.00%) Windows
8 7 (20.00%) NHS
8 7 (20.00%) CTI
8 7 (20.00%) Matrix Management
9 6 (17.14%) Data Integration
9 6 (17.14%) CCNP

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 4 (11.43%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Office 365
1 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (40.00%) DNS
1 14 (40.00%) LAN
1 14 (40.00%) WAN
2 12 (34.29%) VPN
3 9 (25.71%) H.323
4 7 (20.00%) CTI
5 5 (14.29%) Firewall
5 5 (14.29%) Internet
5 5 (14.29%) TCP/IP
6 4 (11.43%) BGP
6 4 (11.43%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (11.43%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (11.43%) Cisco PIX
6 4 (11.43%) DHCP
6 4 (11.43%) Fibre Channel
6 4 (11.43%) iSCSI
6 4 (11.43%) Spanning Tree
7 2 (5.71%) IP Telephony
7 2 (5.71%) SAN
8 1 (2.86%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 1 (2.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (28.57%) Analyst
1 10 (28.57%) Architect
1 10 (28.57%) Business Analyst
1 10 (28.57%) Solutions Architect
2 9 (25.71%) Procurement Analyst
3 7 (20.00%) Network Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (11.43%) Cisco Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Citrix Architect
5 3 (8.57%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Storage Architect
6 2 (5.71%) Storage Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.86%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Digital Architect
7 1 (2.86%) Digital Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.86%) Healthcare Business Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) ICT Support
7 1 (2.86%) IT Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Office 365 Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.71%) Web Services
2 1 (2.86%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 10 (28.57%) Video Conferencing
3 9 (25.71%) CESG
4 7 (20.00%) NHS
5 6 (17.14%) Data Integration
6 1 (2.86%) IVR
6 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.00%) Windows
2 5 (14.29%) Windows 7
2 5 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 4 (11.43%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.86%) Unix
4 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (48.57%) ITIL
2 11 (31.43%) Service Delivery
2 11 (31.43%) Technical Architecture
3 10 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (28.57%) PRINCE2
4 9 (25.71%) Service Management
4 9 (25.71%) SOA
5 7 (20.00%) Matrix Management
6 6 (17.14%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (11.43%) Problem Management
7 4 (11.43%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (5.71%) Project Management
9 1 (2.86%) Capacity Planning
9 1 (2.86%) Data Management
9 1 (2.86%) Data Protection
9 1 (2.86%) Migration
9 1 (2.86%) PRINCE
9 1 (2.86%) Speech Recognition
9 1 (2.86%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (31.43%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (20.00%) CCNA
3 6 (17.14%) CCNP
4 4 (11.43%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (11.43%) MCSE
4 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.86%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (2.86%) CCDE
5 1 (2.86%) CCIE
5 1 (2.86%) CCSA
5 1 (2.86%) CCSE
5 1 (2.86%) CCSP
5 1 (2.86%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (28.57%) SLA
2 1 (2.86%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 8 (22.86%) Microsoft App-V
2 5 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.86%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Backup Exec
1 1 (2.86%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (2.86%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 10 (28.57%) Avaya
2 8 (22.86%) Cisco
2 8 (22.86%) Citrix
3 7 (20.00%) Genesys
4 5 (14.29%) CheckPoint
4 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 4 (11.43%) F5
5 4 (11.43%) Oracle
6 3 (8.57%) HP
7 2 (5.71%) Capita
8 1 (2.86%) NetApp
8 1 (2.86%) ProCurve
8 1 (2.86%) Sophos
8 1 (2.86%) Symantec
8 1 (2.86%) VMware