Period
to 16 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 16 October 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)
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 134 129 139
Rank change year-on-year -5 +10 -2
Contract jobs citing VoIP 13 6 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.54% 0.27% 0.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.16% 2.21% 4.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 11
Leeds median daily rate £325 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.33% +4.17% -19.55%
10th Percentile £194 £253 £313
90th Percentile £393 £468 £438
West Yorkshire median daily rate £325 £375 £360
% change year-on-year -13.33% +4.17% -19.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Leeds median hourly rate - £11.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -24.14% -27.50%
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £33.50 £11.00 £17.74
% change year-on-year +204.55% -37.98% -11.33%

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 Leeds with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 252 272 370
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 10.45% 12.41% 13.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 156 218
Leeds median daily rate £450 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +8.00%
10th Percentile £304 £273 £250
90th Percentile £630 £550 £550
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 7 14
Leeds median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +85.19% -28.00%
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.51 £14.20 £13.50
% change year-on-year +16.23% +5.19% -13.89%

VoIP
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for VoIP in Leeds

VoIP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VoIP in Leeds

VoIP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VoIP in Leeds over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VoIP in Leeds

VoIP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VoIP in Leeds

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 Leeds region with a requirement for VoIP.

1 10 (76.92%) Cisco
2 9 (69.23%) WAN
3 6 (46.15%) CCNA
3 6 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
4 5 (38.46%) CCSP
4 5 (38.46%) CCNP
4 5 (38.46%) CCIP
4 5 (38.46%) MPLS
4 5 (38.46%) Retail
4 5 (38.46%) Fortinet
4 5 (38.46%) F5
4 5 (38.46%) High Availability
4 5 (38.46%) Data Centre
5 4 (30.77%) Cisco Wireless
5 4 (30.77%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (30.77%) Cisco Prime
5 4 (30.77%) Intranet
5 4 (30.77%) Internet
5 4 (30.77%) Firewall
5 4 (30.77%) Wireless
5 4 (30.77%) Windows
5 4 (30.77%) LAN
5 4 (30.77%) WLAN
6 3 (23.08%) VMware
6 3 (23.08%) Civica
6 3 (23.08%) Windows 10
7 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
7 2 (15.38%) Office 365
7 2 (15.38%) Linux

VoIP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.69%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (69.23%) WAN
2 5 (38.46%) MPLS
3 4 (30.77%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (30.77%) Cisco Wireless
3 4 (30.77%) Firewall
3 4 (30.77%) Internet
3 4 (30.77%) Intranet
3 4 (30.77%) LAN
3 4 (30.77%) Wireless
3 4 (30.77%) WLAN
4 1 (7.69%) Skype
4 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
4 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
General
1 5 (38.46%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Network Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Project Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (15.38%) IT Support
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
4 1 (7.69%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Deployment Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support
4 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) IT Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) IT Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) Blackberry
2 1 (7.69%) CCTV
2 1 (7.69%) Driving Licence
2 1 (7.69%) iPhone
2 1 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) Windows 10
3 2 (15.38%) Linux
3 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
4 1 (7.69%) Android
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) High Availability
2 2 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (7.69%) Asset Management
3 1 (7.69%) Security Patching
3 1 (7.69%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) CCNA
1 6 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (38.46%) CCIP
2 5 (38.46%) CCNP
2 5 (38.46%) CCSP
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Cisco
2 5 (38.46%) F5
2 5 (38.46%) Fortinet
2 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 3 (23.08%) Civica
3 3 (23.08%) VMware
4 1 (7.69%) BT
4 1 (7.69%) Sage