Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 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 21 January 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)
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 41 46
Rank change year-on-year +2 +5 -5
Contract jobs citing VoIP 4 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 1.09% 1.18% 0.90%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.14% 8.47% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 2
Liverpool median daily rate £300 £275 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -38.89% -
Merseyside median daily rate £300 £400 £450
% change year-on-year -25.00% -11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Liverpool median hourly rate £13.00 - £12.00
Merseyside median hourly rate £13.00 - £12.00

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 Liverpool with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Liverpool
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 56 59 90
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 15.30% 13.88% 16.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 47 39
Liverpool median daily rate £325 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.14% -17.65% +21.43%
10th Percentile £141 £124 £150
90th Percentile £520 £485 £475
Merseyside median daily rate £325 £350 £425
% change year-on-year -7.14% -17.65% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 18
Liverpool median hourly rate £11.13 £16.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.47% -3.03% -20.48%
10th Percentile £9.36 £15.50 £11.18
90th Percentile £13.99 £29.90 £40.00
Merseyside median hourly rate £11.74 £18.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year -35.70% +10.61% -13.16%

VoIP
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

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

Job vacancy trend for VoIP in Liverpool

VoIP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VoIP in Liverpool

VoIP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VoIP in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for VoIP.

1 4 (100.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) CCNP
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Wireless
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) WLAN
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) VLAN
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Server
2 2 (50.00%) SCCM
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Veeam
2 2 (50.00%) High Availability
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco ISE
2 2 (50.00%) Kalman Filter

VoIP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco ISE
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) VLAN
2 2 (50.00%) Wireless
2 2 (50.00%) WLAN
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) ICT Technician
1 2 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior ICT Technician
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Technician
2 1 (25.00%) Voice Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Voice Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) High Availability
1 2 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (50.00%) Server Virtualisation
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCNP
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Veeam
1 2 (50.00%) VMware