The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 3 June 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
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 129 115 100
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -15
Contract jobs citing VoIP 11 7 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.39% 0.28% 0.81%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.76% 2.33% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 13
Average daily rate
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£350 £256 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.58% -14.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £139 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £288 £359
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £288 £295
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -2.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £175.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -90.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £16.25 £19.63
% change year-on-year
+26.15% -17.19%
VoIP
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 Yorkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
399 301 315
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 14.10% 12.17% 17.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 158 166
Average daily rate £300 £388 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.58% +29.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £240 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £401 £396
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £335 £313
% change year-on-year
+1.49% +7.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 21 23
Average hourly rate £25.00 £13.35 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+87.26% -55.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.86 £10.00 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £124.00 £22.90 £115.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -20.00%

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VoIP across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 June 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VoIP within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 June 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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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
West Yorkshire -10 7 £350 +21.73% 6
North Yorkshire +3 2 £450 +339.02% 1
South Yorkshire -11 1 £238 -
VoIP
England

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 21 (84.00%) Cisco
2 12 (48.00%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (40.00%) CCNA
4 9 (36.00%) LAN
4 9 (36.00%) WAN
5 7 (28.00%) MPLS
5 7 (28.00%) Cisco UCCX
6 6 (24.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (24.00%) VLAN
7 5 (20.00%) Business Continuity
7 5 (20.00%) VMware
7 5 (20.00%) Internet
7 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 5 (20.00%) Windows
7 5 (20.00%) Capacity Management
7 5 (20.00%) SolarWinds
7 5 (20.00%) Cisco UCCE
7 5 (20.00%) Spanning Tree
8 4 (16.00%) DHCP
8 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
8 4 (16.00%) Finance
9 3 (12.00%) SAN
9 3 (12.00%) MS Exchange
9 3 (12.00%) MS Office
9 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (12.00%) Network Monitoring
9 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (12.00%) Windows 7
10 2 (8.00%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (8.00%) Lync

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 3 (12.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (8.00%) Lync
3 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (36.00%) LAN
1 9 (36.00%) WAN
2 7 (28.00%) MPLS
3 6 (24.00%) VLAN
4 5 (20.00%) Spanning Tree
4 5 (20.00%) Internet
5 4 (16.00%) DHCP
6 3 (12.00%) SAN
7 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
7 2 (8.00%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (8.00%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (4.00%) Wireless
8 1 (4.00%) Unified Communications
8 1 (4.00%) Telepresence
8 1 (4.00%) VPN
8 1 (4.00%) DNS
8 1 (4.00%) ISDN
8 1 (4.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (16.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Legal
2 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (24.00%) Analyst
2 5 (20.00%) Data Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Support Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Network Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Network Specialist
4 3 (12.00%) Monitoring Specialist
5 2 (8.00%) Unified Communications Specialist
5 2 (8.00%) Rollout Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (8.00%) Network Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Support
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
6 1 (4.00%) Voice Specialist
6 1 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Cisco Voice Specialist
6 1 (4.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Windows
2 3 (12.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (20.00%) Business Continuity
2 5 (20.00%) Capacity Management
3 3 (12.00%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (8.00%) ITIL
5 1 (4.00%) Project Management
5 1 (4.00%) Service Management
5 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.00%) Incident Management
5 1 (4.00%) Problem Management
5 1 (4.00%) Time Management
5 1 (4.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (48.00%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (40.00%) CCNA
3 2 (8.00%) CCIE
3 2 (8.00%) CCNP
3 2 (8.00%) CCVP
4 1 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (4.00%) MCITP
4 1 (4.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (4.00%) MCSE
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (28.00%) Cisco UCCX
2 5 (20.00%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (4.00%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 21 (84.00%) Cisco
2 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.00%) VMware
2 5 (20.00%) SolarWinds
3 2 (8.00%) Citrix
3 2 (8.00%) NetApp
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle
4 1 (4.00%) Mitel
4 1 (4.00%) Tandberg
4 1 (4.00%) ProCurve
4 1 (4.00%) HP
4 1 (4.00%) Intel