The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bradford with a requirement for VoIP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
West Yorkshire / Bradford
Rank 22 - 31
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing VoIP 1 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bradford 0.94% - 2.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.55% - 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Median daily rate - - £249
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £286
% change year-on-year +10.71% +22.27%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £40.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year -56.25% +158.06%  

VoIP is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bradford with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Bradford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 22 12 27
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bradford 20.75% 8.05% 11.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 18
Median daily rate £375 £400 £255
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +56.86%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £590 £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Median hourly rate - £21.00 £17.11
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +22.73%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year -39.18% +27.58%  

VoIP
Job Vacancy Trend in Bradford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bradford citing VoIP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for VoIP in Bradford

VoIP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing VoIP in Bradford.

Contractor daily rate trend for VoIP in Bradford

VoIP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VoIP in Bradford

VoIP
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 24 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 Bradford region with a requirement for VoIP.

1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 2000
1 2 (66.67%) Windows NT
1 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
1 2 (66.67%) SLA
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (33.33%) Verint
2 1 (33.33%) Line Management
2 1 (33.33%) CMS
2 1 (33.33%) Handset
2 1 (33.33%) Softphone
2 1 (33.33%) IVR
2 1 (33.33%) Avaya
2 1 (33.33%) Firmware
2 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (33.33%) ISDN
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford 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 1 (33.33%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) ISDN
1 1 (33.33%) Softphone
General
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Communications Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Voice Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Handset
1 1 (33.33%) IVR
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 2000
1 2 (66.67%) Windows NT
1 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Line Management
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) SLA
2 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Avaya
1 1 (33.33%) Verint