Period
to 17 July 2019

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 17 July 2019 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
17 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 102 145 132
Rank change year-on-year +43 -13 -1
Contract jobs citing VoIP 14 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.74% 0.35% 0.046%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.36% 3.75% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 1
Leeds median daily rate £450 £208 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +116.87% -44.67% -3.23%
10th Percentile £194 £181 £363
90th Percentile £525 £238 £388
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £275 £375
% change year-on-year +54.55% -26.67% -3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - £34.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year - +112.31% +12.07%

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 220 240 261
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 11.63% 9.41% 12.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 147 144
Leeds median daily rate £450 £450 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.51% +2.42%
10th Percentile £233 £308 £271
90th Percentile £594 £575 £543
West Yorkshire median daily rate £438 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +2.94% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 12 6
Leeds median hourly rate £14.83 £25.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.68% +13.64% +100.00%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.53 £12.36
90th Percentile £35.38 £44.25 £34.32
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.21 £17.41 £14.50
% change year-on-year -6.89% +20.07% +23.56%

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 17 July 2019.

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 17 July 2019, 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 (71.43%) LAN
1 10 (71.43%) WAN
2 6 (42.86%) Wi-Fi
2 6 (42.86%) Network Management
2 6 (42.86%) Unified Communications
2 6 (42.86%) Data Centre
3 5 (35.71%) Firewall
4 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 3 (21.43%) CCNP
5 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (21.43%) WLAN
5 3 (21.43%) Windows
5 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (21.43%) Cisco
5 3 (21.43%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
6 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (14.29%) SaaS
6 2 (14.29%) PaaS
6 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (14.29%) High Availability
6 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
6 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
6 2 (14.29%) VPN
6 2 (14.29%) DNS
6 2 (14.29%) CheckPoint
6 2 (14.29%) Active Directory

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 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (14.29%) PaaS
2 2 (14.29%) SaaS
3 1 (7.14%) Azure ExpressRoute
3 1 (7.14%) IaaS
3 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (71.43%) LAN
1 10 (71.43%) WAN
2 6 (42.86%) Unified Communications
2 6 (42.86%) Wi-Fi
3 5 (35.71%) Firewall
4 3 (21.43%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (21.43%) WLAN
5 2 (14.29%) DHCP
5 2 (14.29%) DNS
5 2 (14.29%) VPN
6 1 (7.14%) Broadband
6 1 (7.14%) Internet
6 1 (7.14%) Intranet
6 1 (7.14%) ISDN
6 1 (7.14%) MPLS
6 1 (7.14%) SAN
6 1 (7.14%) SMTP
6 1 (7.14%) SNMP
6 1 (7.14%) SSL
6 1 (7.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) WinDbg
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Legal
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Architect
2 6 (42.86%) Network Architect
2 6 (42.86%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Network Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 1 (7.14%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Telephony Architect
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Data Centre
2 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.14%) Handset
3 1 (7.14%) iPhone
3 1 (7.14%) IVR
3 1 (7.14%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Network Management
2 2 (14.29%) High Availability
2 2 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (7.14%) Information Security
3 1 (7.14%) Integration Testing
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL
3 1 (7.14%) ITSM
3 1 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (7.14%) Line Management
3 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
3 1 (7.14%) Network Architecture
3 1 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
3 1 (7.14%) Service Management
3 1 (7.14%) Statistics
3 1 (7.14%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
1 1 (7.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) CCNP
1 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (14.29%) CCIE
3 1 (7.14%) CCIE Routing and Switching
3 1 (7.14%) CCSP
3 1 (7.14%) CCVP
3 1 (7.14%) DBS Check
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (7.14%) MCSE
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.14%) ISA Server
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (7.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Cisco
3 2 (14.29%) CheckPoint
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix
4 1 (7.14%) ConnectWise
4 1 (7.14%) Dell
4 1 (7.14%) F5
4 1 (7.14%) Fortinet
4 1 (7.14%) HP
4 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds
4 1 (7.14%) Sonus
4 1 (7.14%) VMware