The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 1 March 2017 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
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
England / Yorkshire
Rank 101 131 117
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -14
Contract jobs citing VoIP 17 8 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.79% 0.28% 0.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.12% 2.10% 3.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 10
Median daily rate £200 £550 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-63.63% +120.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £173 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £313
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £35.13 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-43.06% +134.16%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
332 381 368
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 15.51% 13.57% 14.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 233 244
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 30 20
Median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £12.10 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £21.25 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £37.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-41.89% +34.54%

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

VoIP
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

VoIP Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

VoIP
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VoIP across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 March 2017.

VoIP Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

VoIP
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

VoIP Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

VoIP
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VoIP within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Yorkshire +13 11 £463 +320.45% 2
West Yorkshire +6 2 £170 -69.09% 4
North Yorkshire - 1 £325 -
VoIP
England

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for VoIP.

1 9 (39.13%) WAN
1 9 (39.13%) Cisco
2 8 (34.78%) DHCP
2 8 (34.78%) LAN
3 7 (30.43%) DNS
3 7 (30.43%) IP Telephony
3 7 (30.43%) Network Security
4 6 (26.09%) Capacity Planning
4 6 (26.09%) Windows
4 6 (26.09%) ITIL
5 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
6 4 (17.39%) Banking
6 4 (17.39%) Infoblox
6 4 (17.39%) Windows 7
6 4 (17.39%) Unified Communications
6 4 (17.39%) F5
6 4 (17.39%) Cisco CUCM
6 4 (17.39%) Active Directory
6 4 (17.39%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (13.04%) Service Management
7 3 (13.04%) SAN
7 3 (13.04%) NetApp
7 3 (13.04%) Finance
7 3 (13.04%) VMware
7 3 (13.04%) PBX
7 3 (13.04%) MS Exchange
7 3 (13.04%) ISDN
7 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (13.04%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2010

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (13.04%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.70%) Skype for Business
3 1 (4.35%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Office
2 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 9 (39.13%) WAN
2 8 (34.78%) DHCP
2 8 (34.78%) LAN
3 7 (30.43%) DNS
3 7 (30.43%) IP Telephony
3 7 (30.43%) Network Security
4 4 (17.39%) Unified Communications
5 3 (13.04%) Converged Networks
5 3 (13.04%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 3 (13.04%) ISDN
5 3 (13.04%) PBX
5 3 (13.04%) SAN
6 2 (8.70%) Firewall
6 2 (8.70%) MPLS
6 2 (8.70%) Skype
7 1 (4.35%) BGP
7 1 (4.35%) Cisco Wireless
7 1 (4.35%) DPNSS
7 1 (4.35%) Intelligent Network
7 1 (4.35%) MGCP
General
1 4 (17.39%) Banking
2 3 (13.04%) Finance
3 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (21.74%) Network Specialist
2 4 (17.39%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (13.04%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Network Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Support Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Unified Communications Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Coordinator
4 2 (8.70%) IP Network Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Network Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Project Coordinator
4 2 (8.70%) Telecoms Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Cisco Support
5 1 (4.35%) Designer
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Support Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Telephony Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Voice Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) CCXML
1 1 (4.35%) RFC 2833
1 1 (4.35%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) IVR
3 1 (4.35%) Handset
3 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) Windows
2 4 (17.39%) Windows 7
3 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (8.70%) Windows 2000
4 2 (8.70%) Windows NT
4 2 (8.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Capacity Planning
1 6 (26.09%) ITIL
2 3 (13.04%) Load Balancing
2 3 (13.04%) Service Management
2 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (8.70%) Line Management
4 1 (4.35%) Capacity Management
4 1 (4.35%) Contact Management
4 1 (4.35%) Contingency Planning
4 1 (4.35%) CRM
4 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2
4 1 (4.35%) Project Management
4 1 (4.35%) Security Architecture
4 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (4.35%) Threat Management
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (13.04%) DBS Check
3 2 (8.70%) CCIE
3 2 (8.70%) CCNA
3 2 (8.70%) CCNP
3 2 (8.70%) Degree
3 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) SLA
2 1 (4.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.35%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (13.04%) SCCM
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) Cisco
2 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
3 4 (17.39%) F5
3 4 (17.39%) Infoblox
4 3 (13.04%) Brocade
4 3 (13.04%) NetApp
4 3 (13.04%) VMware
5 1 (4.35%) Avaya
5 1 (4.35%) CheckPoint
5 1 (4.35%) Red Box
5 1 (4.35%) SolarWinds
5 1 (4.35%) Verint