The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 26 June 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)
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 117 -
Rank change year-on-year +74 -  
Contract jobs citing VoIP 1 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.29% 0.30% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.23% 0.74% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £450 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £325
% change year-on-year +4.16% +10.76%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £10.23 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.13 £28.75 £20.50
% change year-on-year -26.52% +40.24%  

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 Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 81 543 90
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 23.34% 40.92% 15.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 343 45
Median daily rate £350 £295 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.64% +7.27%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £218 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £423 £349
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £340
% change year-on-year +2.73% +7.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 42 13
Median hourly rate £18.50 £28.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.92% +86.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £19.50 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £36.18 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £31.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -7.93% +26.00%  

VoIP
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 Newcastle upon Tyne

VoIP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VoIP in Newcastle upon Tyne

VoIP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VoIP in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for VoIP.

1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Netcool
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (100.00%) TACACS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (100.00%) Network Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Software Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Network Management
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (100.00%) FortiGate
1 1 (100.00%) NX-OS
1 1 (100.00%) Telepresence
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (100.00%) Palo Alto
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Master's Degree

VoIP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) NX-OS
1 1 (100.00%) TACACS
1 1 (100.00%) Telepresence
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Network Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Network Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Network Management
1 1 (100.00%) Software Architecture
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Master's Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) FortiGate
1 1 (100.00%) Netcool
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) Palo Alto