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 3 months to 22 June 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.

Voice Over IP (VoIP)
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 98 96
Rank change year-on-year +6 -2  
Contract jobs citing VoIP 1 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.092% 0.47% 0.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.72% 3.23% 3.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 2
Median daily rate £375 £400 £231
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +72.97%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £331
% change year-on-year +3.57% +5.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £28.75 £20.50
% change year-on-year -30.43% +40.24%  

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 Leeds with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 139 217 218
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 12.81% 14.56% 14.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 142 140
Median daily rate £375 £400 £336
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +18.95%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £325 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £347
% change year-on-year +2.73% +5.04%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 7
Median hourly rate £26.63 £10.20 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +161.10% -70.85%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £10.20 £12.71
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.34 £13.21 £117.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £32.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year -15.38% +25.00%  

VoIP
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds 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 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 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 22 June 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 Leeds region with a requirement for VoIP.

1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) CCVP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco UCCX

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Voice Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Voice Network Engineer
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCVP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) F5