Period
to 13 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the Midlands with a requirement for Softphone skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Softphone over the 6 months to 13 December 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.

Soft Phone
England > Midlands
6 months to
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 246 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing Softphone 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.012% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.078% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Midlands median daily rate - - -
England median daily rate £450 £506 £160
% change year-on-year -11.11% +216.41% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Midlands median hourly rate £11.00 - -
England median hourly rate £11.00 - £12.50

Softphone 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 the Midlands with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1287 1258 1029
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 15.55% 13.27% 12.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 792 707 521
Midlands median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £154 £165 £181
90th Percentile £500 £538 £500
England median daily rate £405 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +1.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 78 66 93
Midlands median hourly rate £15.25 £16.13 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.43% +4.03% -22.50%
10th Percentile £10.44 £9.72 £10.50
90th Percentile £42.88 £40.00 £33.55
England median hourly rate £18.70 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year -16.89% +7.14% +5.00%

Softphone
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing Softphone as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Softphone in the Midlands

Softphone
Contract Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Softphone within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 13 December 2017. 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
West Midlands - 1 - -
Softphone
England