The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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 29 March 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)
East Midlands / Leicestershire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing VoIP 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 0.34% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.22% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £288
% change year-on-year +10.71% +21.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £40.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year -56.87% +110.52%  

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 Leicestershire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Leicestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 45 48 35
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 15.31% 17.14% 11.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 19 21
Median daily rate £265 £250 £317
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.00% -21.13%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £160 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £338 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 2
Median hourly rate £16.00 £13.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.51% +3.84%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year -39.18% +25.42%  

VoIP
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicestershire 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 Leicestershire

VoIP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VoIP in Leicestershire

VoIP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VoIP in Leicestershire

VoIP
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VoIP within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester - 1 £400 - 1
VoIP
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for VoIP.

1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) Six Sigma
3 1 (33.33%) Remedy
3 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) ITSM
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Google
3 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (33.33%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (33.33%) ServiceCenter
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server

VoIP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) LAN Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) LAN/WAN Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) ITSM
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Six Sigma
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Google
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Remedy