Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 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.

IP Telephony
North West > Manchester
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 132 145 148
Rank change year-on-year +13 +3 -15
Contract jobs citing IP Telephony 4 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.14% 0.31% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.02% 1.89% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 3
Manchester median daily rate £142 £325 £125
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -56.46% +160.00% -64.29%
10th Percentile £115 £194 £112
90th Percentile £163 £425 £247
North West median daily rate £163 £305 £265
% change year-on-year -46.56% +15.09% -44.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Manchester median hourly rate - £14.75 -
North West median hourly rate - £16.38 £17.50
% change year-on-year - -6.43% -22.22%

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 393 583 466
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 13.39% 16.34% 12.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 231 335 257
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £115 £206 £206
90th Percentile £538 £546 £513
North West median daily rate £394 £409 £375
% change year-on-year -3.67% +9.00% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 28 34
Manchester median hourly rate £16.50 £15.75 £13.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.76% +15.05% -17.03%
10th Percentile £11.75 £12.05 £10.65
90th Percentile £41.00 £40.00 £31.80
North West median hourly rate £16.25 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year +1.56% -5.88% -10.53%

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 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

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing IP Telephony 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 Manchester region with a requirement for IP Telephony.

1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) DHCP
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (75.00%) Service Management
3 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (50.00%) Smartphone
3 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (50.00%) VLAN
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (50.00%) ISDN
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) PBX
3 2 (50.00%) SSL
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Adobe
3 2 (50.00%) Skype
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (50.00%) iPhone
3 2 (50.00%) Office 365
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) MPLS
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server

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 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) DHCP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (50.00%) ISDN
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) MPLS
2 2 (50.00%) PBX
2 2 (50.00%) Skype
2 2 (50.00%) SSL
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) VLAN
2 2 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) VoIP
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) iPhone
2 2 (50.00%) Smartphone
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Service Management
3 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (25.00%) Informatics
4 1 (25.00%) ITSM
4 1 (25.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) CCNP
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Adobe
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft