Period
to 18 December 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 18 December 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
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 122 131 132
Rank change year-on-year +9 +1 +4
Contract jobs citing VoIP 16 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.67% 0.22% 0.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.63% 2.07% 2.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 2 6
Leeds median daily rate £325 £363 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.34% +0.69% -21.95%
10th Percentile £181 £249 £326
90th Percentile £515 £466 £398
West Yorkshire median daily rate £325 £363 £357
% change year-on-year -10.34% +1.58% -20.69%
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% -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £33.50 £11.00 £20.97
% change year-on-year +204.55% -47.54% +67.76%

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 284 242 338
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 11.84% 10.77% 13.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 155 204
Leeds median daily rate £450 £450 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.15% -2.73%
10th Percentile £306 £184 £213
90th Percentile £625 £575 £575
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 5 12
Leeds median hourly rate £18.38 £20.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.37% +51.85% -32.50%
10th Percentile £9.00 £10.69 £10.35
90th Percentile £25.00 £34.60 £23.98
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.75 £14.20 £14.50
% change year-on-year +10.92% -2.07% +3.57%

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 18 December 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 18 December 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 11 (68.75%) Cisco
1 11 (68.75%) Firewall
2 10 (62.50%) LAN
2 10 (62.50%) WAN
3 8 (50.00%) WLAN
4 6 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (37.50%) CheckPoint
4 6 (37.50%) Windows
4 6 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
5 5 (31.25%) CCNP
5 5 (31.25%) Retail
5 5 (31.25%) Fortinet
6 4 (25.00%) OSPF
6 4 (25.00%) BGP
6 4 (25.00%) Wireless
6 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 4 (25.00%) Cisco Prime
6 4 (25.00%) Intranet
6 4 (25.00%) Internet
6 4 (25.00%) Office 365
6 4 (25.00%) IaaS
6 4 (25.00%) NX-OS
6 4 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
6 4 (25.00%) SaaS
6 4 (25.00%) PaaS
6 4 (25.00%) Network Architecture
6 4 (25.00%) Windows 10

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 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.25%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 6 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (25.00%) IaaS
2 4 (25.00%) Office 365
2 4 (25.00%) PaaS
2 4 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (68.75%) Firewall
2 10 (62.50%) LAN
2 10 (62.50%) WAN
3 8 (50.00%) WLAN
4 6 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (25.00%) BGP
5 4 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
5 4 (25.00%) Cisco Wireless
5 4 (25.00%) Internet
5 4 (25.00%) Intranet
5 4 (25.00%) NX-OS
5 4 (25.00%) OSPF
5 4 (25.00%) Wireless
6 3 (18.75%) MPLS
6 3 (18.75%) VPN
7 2 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
7 2 (12.50%) VPLS
7 2 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (6.25%) DHCP
General
1 5 (31.25%) Retail
2 3 (18.75%) Finance
3 1 (6.25%) Financial Institution
3 1 (6.25%) Legal
3 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Network Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) IT Support
3 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (12.50%) Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Architect
3 2 (12.50%) IT Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) IT Support Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Lead Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Network Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
4 1 (6.25%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (6.25%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Desktop Support
4 1 (6.25%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
1 2 (12.50%) Private Cloud
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Blackberry
2 1 (6.25%) CCTV
2 1 (6.25%) Driving Licence
2 1 (6.25%) iPhone
2 1 (6.25%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) Windows 10
2 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (6.25%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Network Architecture
1 4 (25.00%) Network Optimisation
2 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (12.50%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 2 (12.50%) Integration Testing
2 2 (12.50%) ITIL
2 2 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
2 2 (12.50%) Task Automation
3 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
3 1 (6.25%) B2B
3 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.25%) ITSM
3 1 (6.25%) Security Patching
3 1 (6.25%) Service Management
3 1 (6.25%) SOA
3 1 (6.25%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) Perl
1 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
1 1 (6.25%) Python
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (31.25%) CCNP
3 2 (12.50%) CCIE
3 2 (12.50%) CCNA
4 1 (6.25%) A+ Certification
4 1 (6.25%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (6.25%) Degree
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (6.25%) MCP
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (6.25%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (6.25%) Puppet
2 1 (6.25%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Cisco
2 6 (37.50%) CheckPoint
3 5 (31.25%) Fortinet
3 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
4 2 (12.50%) VMware
5 1 (6.25%) BT
5 1 (6.25%) Citrix
5 1 (6.25%) ESET
5 1 (6.25%) Meraki
5 1 (6.25%) Sage