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 27 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 135 111 110
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -1
Contract jobs citing VoIP 11 44 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.39% 1.40% 0.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.78% 9.09% 4.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 34 5
Median daily rate £354 £275 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.63% +37.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £149 £169
10% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £466 £227
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £334 £320
% change year-on-year
+12.35% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 2
Median hourly rate £14.50 £12.75 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.72% +2.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £20.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -12.76%
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
396 484 285
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 13.95% 15.42% 11.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 305 152
Median daily rate £388 £350 £303
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +15.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £200 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £401
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 47 25
Median hourly rate £13.70 £12.50 £12.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.60% -0.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.35 £12.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £26.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+33.30% -8.67%

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 27 September 2016.

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 27 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
West Yorkshire -5 9 £357 -20.25% 7
North Yorkshire +1 1 - - 2
South Yorkshire -21 1 £250 -5.66%
VoIP
England

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for VoIP.

1 19 (73.08%) Cisco
2 13 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (38.46%) WAN
4 9 (34.62%) LAN
4 9 (34.62%) CCNA
5 8 (30.77%) Windows
6 6 (23.08%) Active Directory
6 6 (23.08%) Firewall
6 6 (23.08%) VMware
6 6 (23.08%) Office 365
6 6 (23.08%) Windows Server
7 4 (15.38%) Telecoms
7 4 (15.38%) Migration
7 4 (15.38%) IVR
7 4 (15.38%) Quality Management
7 4 (15.38%) CCNP
7 4 (15.38%) SAN
7 4 (15.38%) MPLS
7 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (15.38%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (15.38%) Cisco UCCX
8 3 (11.54%) PowerShell
8 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (11.54%) Problem Management
8 3 (11.54%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (11.54%) CheckPoint
8 3 (11.54%) CAD
8 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
8 3 (11.54%) CCIE
8 3 (11.54%) HP

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 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (7.69%) MS Exchange
1 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
1 2 (7.69%) Skype for Business
2 1 (3.85%) IBM Notes
2 1 (3.85%) IIS
2 1 (3.85%) Quickr
2 1 (3.85%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (23.08%) Office 365
2 2 (7.69%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (38.46%) WAN
2 9 (34.62%) LAN
3 6 (23.08%) Firewall
4 4 (15.38%) MPLS
4 4 (15.38%) SAN
5 3 (11.54%) VPN
6 2 (7.69%) BGP
6 2 (7.69%) BIG-IP
6 2 (7.69%) DPNSS
6 2 (7.69%) H.323
6 2 (7.69%) ISDN
6 2 (7.69%) PBX
6 2 (7.69%) Q.931
6 2 (7.69%) Skype
6 2 (7.69%) SS7
6 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
6 2 (7.69%) Unified Communications
7 1 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (3.85%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (3.85%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (15.38%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.69%) iGaming
2 2 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Network Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) Voice Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Voice Network Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Azure Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) IT Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) IT Manager
4 2 (7.69%) PowerShell Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) SCCM Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Senior SCCM Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Support Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Test Manager
4 2 (7.69%) UAT Manager
4 2 (7.69%) UAT Test Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) CCXML
1 1 (3.85%) RFC 2833
1 1 (3.85%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) IVR
2 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.85%) FMCG
3 1 (3.85%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 8 (30.77%) Windows
2 6 (23.08%) Windows Server
3 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (7.69%) Linux
5 2 (7.69%) Windows 10
6 1 (3.85%) Unix
6 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (15.38%) Migration
1 4 (15.38%) Quality Management
2 3 (11.54%) CAD
2 3 (11.54%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (11.54%) Problem Management
2 3 (11.54%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (7.69%) Change Management
3 2 (7.69%) Compatibility Testing
3 2 (7.69%) Data Migration
3 2 (7.69%) ERP
3 2 (7.69%) Incident Management
3 2 (7.69%) ITIL
3 2 (7.69%) Knowledge Management
3 2 (7.69%) Load Balancing
3 2 (7.69%) Project Management
3 2 (7.69%) Supplier Management
3 2 (7.69%) Test Management
3 2 (7.69%) Test Planning
3 2 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.85%) C
2 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (34.62%) CCNA
3 4 (15.38%) CCNP
4 3 (11.54%) CCIE
5 2 (7.69%) ISEB
6 1 (3.85%) CCVP
6 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
6 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (7.69%) PCI DSS
1 2 (7.69%) QA
1 2 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (7.69%) SLA
2 1 (3.85%) ISO22301
System Software
1 6 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 4 (15.38%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.85%) Terminal Server
4 1 (3.85%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (7.69%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (7.69%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (7.69%) Opsview
2 2 (7.69%) SCCM
3 1 (3.85%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 19 (73.08%) Cisco
2 6 (23.08%) VMware
3 3 (11.54%) CheckPoint
3 3 (11.54%) HP
3 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
4 2 (7.69%) Avaya
4 2 (7.69%) F5
5 1 (3.85%) Dell
5 1 (3.85%) Ericsson
5 1 (3.85%) Juniper
5 1 (3.85%) Lotus
5 1 (3.85%) Mitel
5 1 (3.85%) Nortel
5 1 (3.85%) Panasonic
5 1 (3.85%) Progress
5 1 (3.85%) Sage
5 1 (3.85%) Samsung
5 1 (3.85%) Sonus
5 1 (3.85%) Tekelec
5 1 (3.85%) WatchGuard