Period
to 24 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 24 May 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)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 133 131 121
Rank change year-on-year -2 -10 -5
Contract jobs citing VoIP 8 12 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.27% 0.40% 0.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.03% 3.19% 4.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 12
East Midlands median daily rate £350 £358 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.10% -20.56% +28.57%
10th Percentile £265 £260 £290
90th Percentile £395 £411 £500
England median daily rate £338 £375 £375
% change year-on-year -10.00% - +16.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 - -
England median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year - -20.00% +25.00%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 394 376 375
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 13.51% 12.63% 11.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 231 224 231
East Midlands median daily rate £350 £314 £359
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.55% -12.60% +10.46%
10th Percentile £123 £150 £180
90th Percentile £525 £500 £598
England median daily rate £425 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 27 21
East Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £16.55 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.74% +14.14% -9.38%
10th Percentile £10.80 £10.23 £11.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £52.50 £37.50
England median hourly rate £20.00 £19.90 £25.00
% change year-on-year +0.50% -20.40% +16.28%

VoIP
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing VoIP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for VoIP in the East Midlands

VoIP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VoIP in the East Midlands

VoIP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VoIP in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 24 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VoIP in the East Midlands

VoIP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VoIP in the East Midlands

VoIP
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VoIP within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 24 May 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire +8 3 £400 +14.29% 5
Nottinghamshire -11 2 - - 7
Northamptonshire - 2 £250 - 1
VoIP
England

For the 6 months to 24 May 2018, IT contractor jobs citing VoIP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for VoIP.

1 6 (75.00%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) PBX
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (25.00%) Avaya
3 2 (25.00%) Firewall
3 2 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (25.00%) VLAN
3 2 (25.00%) PSTN
3 2 (25.00%) SMS
3 2 (25.00%) WLAN
3 2 (25.00%) WAN
3 2 (25.00%) DHCP
3 2 (25.00%) DNS
3 2 (25.00%) SLA
3 2 (25.00%) CCNP
3 2 (25.00%) CCNA
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) ISDN
3 2 (25.00%) LAN
3 2 (25.00%) Mitel
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (25.00%) Ticket Management
3 2 (25.00%) Service Design
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Windows
4 1 (12.50%) Broadband
4 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
4 1 (12.50%) Unified Communications

VoIP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 4 (50.00%) PBX
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (25.00%) DHCP
2 2 (25.00%) DNS
2 2 (25.00%) Firewall
2 2 (25.00%) ISDN
2 2 (25.00%) LAN
2 2 (25.00%) PSTN
2 2 (25.00%) SMS
2 2 (25.00%) VLAN
2 2 (25.00%) WAN
2 2 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (25.00%) WLAN
3 1 (12.50%) Broadband
3 1 (12.50%) Unified Communications
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Telephony Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Telephony Support
3 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Security Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Data Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Juniper Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Security Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Switch Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Voice Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL
1 2 (25.00%) Service Design
1 2 (25.00%) Ticket Management
2 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CCNA
1 2 (25.00%) CCNP
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco
2 2 (25.00%) Avaya
2 2 (25.00%) Mitel
3 1 (12.50%) Juniper