Period
to 17 September 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for IP Telephony skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited IP Telephony over the 6 months to 17 September 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.

IP Telephony
North West > Manchester
6 months to
17 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 138 149 139
Rank change year-on-year +11 -10 +11
Contract jobs citing IP Telephony 7 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.25% 0.13% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.98% 0.92% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 4
Manchester median daily rate £278 - £142
10th Percentile £191 - £115
90th Percentile £390 - £163
North West median daily rate £251 £625 £163
% change year-on-year -59.80% +283.44% -49.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Manchester median hourly rate £22.50 £29.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.41% - -
North West median hourly rate £22.50 £29.00 -
% change year-on-year -22.41% - -

IP Telephony 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 Manchester with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 353 437 392
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 12.63% 13.76% 13.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 267 211
Manchester median daily rate £403 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.87% -3.13% -
10th Percentile £177 £184 £163
90th Percentile £591 £563 £550
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 46 39
Manchester median hourly rate £16.75 £19.40 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.64% +38.54% -18.84%
10th Percentile £11.59 £12.74 £11.00
90th Percentile £23.75 £43.88 £41.00
North West median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £15.15
% change year-on-year - +15.51% -5.31%

IP Telephony
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing IP Telephony as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for IP Telephony in Manchester

IP Telephony
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing IP Telephony in Manchester.

Contractor daily rate trend for IP Telephony in Manchester

IP Telephony
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IP Telephony in Manchester over the 6 months to 17 September 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IP Telephony in Manchester

IP Telephony
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing IP Telephony in Manchester.

Contractor hourly rate trend for IP Telephony in Manchester

IP Telephony
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IP Telephony within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 17 September 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oldham - 3 - -
Salford +5 1 - -
Stockport - 1 £375 -
IP Telephony
North West

For the 6 months to 17 September 2019, IT contractor jobs citing IP Telephony 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 Manchester region with a requirement for IP Telephony.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) ITIL
2 6 (85.71%) LAN
2 6 (85.71%) PBX
2 6 (85.71%) WAN
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) MPLS
2 6 (85.71%) VLAN
3 5 (71.43%) Cisco IOS
3 5 (71.43%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (71.43%) DHCP
3 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
3 5 (71.43%) VPN
3 5 (71.43%) DNS
3 5 (71.43%) ISDN
3 5 (71.43%) SSL
3 5 (71.43%) Smartphone
3 5 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
5 3 (42.86%) VoIP
5 3 (42.86%) Service Management
5 3 (42.86%) Public Sector
6 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
6 2 (28.57%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 2 (28.57%) CCNA
6 2 (28.57%) ISEB
6 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (28.57%) Firewall

IP Telephony
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 1 (14.29%) IIS
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Azure
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) LAN
1 6 (85.71%) MPLS
1 6 (85.71%) PBX
1 6 (85.71%) VLAN
1 6 (85.71%) WAN
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco IOS
2 5 (71.43%) DHCP
2 5 (71.43%) DNS
2 5 (71.43%) ISDN
2 5 (71.43%) SSL
2 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
2 5 (71.43%) VPN
3 3 (42.86%) VoIP
4 2 (28.57%) Firewall
5 1 (14.29%) ADSL
5 1 (14.29%) Broadband
5 1 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Discoverer
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
General
1 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
2 3 (42.86%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Network Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Network Systems Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Service Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Service Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Services Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Telephony Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (71.43%) Smartphone
2 1 (14.29%) Blackberry
2 1 (14.29%) Driving Licence
2 1 (14.29%) Mainframe
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) ITIL
2 5 (71.43%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (42.86%) Service Management
4 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
4 2 (28.57%) ITSM
4 2 (28.57%) Line Management
4 2 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (14.29%) Coaching
5 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
5 1 (14.29%) Information Security
5 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 1 (14.29%) Migration
5 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
5 1 (14.29%) Quality Management
5 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
5 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
1 1 (14.29%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) CCNA
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
1 2 (28.57%) ISEB
1 2 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Apple
3 1 (14.29%) BT
3 1 (14.29%) Capita
3 1 (14.29%) Meraki
3 1 (14.29%) Openreach
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) Sophos
3 1 (14.29%) VMware