Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for VoIP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited VoIP over the 6 months to 17 January 2018 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.

Voice Over IP (VoIP)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 109 88 90
Rank change year-on-year -21 +2 +12
Contract jobs citing VoIP 2 8 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.11% 0.51% 0.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.71% 4.08% 5.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 6
Bristol median daily rate £217 £325 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -33.34% +4.00% -21.78%
10th Percentile £150 £208 £166
90th Percentile £283 £368 £400
South West median daily rate £245 £320 £345
% change year-on-year -23.44% -7.25% -1.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Bristol median hourly rate - £42.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +142.86% +27.27%
South West median hourly rate £18.25 £35.25 £42.46
% change year-on-year -48.23% -16.98% +112.30%

VoIP is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 281 196 223
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 14.84% 12.54% 13.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 129 136
Bristol median daily rate £350 £325 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -9.72% -5.26%
10th Percentile £191 £167 £218
90th Percentile £548 £504 £538
South West median daily rate £388 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +10.71% - -3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 15 14
Bristol median hourly rate £18.63 £24.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.98% -10.91% +96.43%
10th Percentile £11.90 £16.55 £17.25
90th Percentile £45.45 £46.00 £88.50
South West median hourly rate £26.50 £37.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year -29.33% -3.85% +63.35%

VoIP
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing VoIP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for VoIP in Bristol

VoIP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VoIP in Bristol

VoIP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VoIP in Bristol over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VoIP in Bristol

VoIP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VoIP in Bristol

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 Bristol region with a requirement for VoIP.

1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Juniper
1 1 (50.00%) Brocade
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre

VoIP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Brocade
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Juniper