The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 3 months to 24 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.

IP Telephony
England / North East
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 127 -
Contract jobs citing IP Telephony 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East - 0.062% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.17% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £328 £310
% change year-on-year +14.50% +5.64%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £20.83 £22.22
% change year-on-year +104.03% -6.25%  

IP Telephony 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 the North East with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
North East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 118 582 126
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 21.11% 36.15% 15.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 355 61
Median daily rate £338 £300 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +4.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £218 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £420 £349
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £345
% change year-on-year +2.04% +6.52%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 44 20
Median hourly rate £17.00 £28.00 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -39.28% +73.26%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.25 £16.99 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £36.00 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -13.84% +30.00%  

IP Telephony
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East citing IP Telephony as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for IP Telephony in the North East

IP Telephony
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IP Telephony in the North East

IP Telephony
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IP Telephony in the North East

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 North East region with a requirement for IP Telephony.

1 3 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) AIX
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Siebel
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Nortel
1 3 (100.00%) Genesys
1 3 (100.00%) Quality Management
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 3 (100.00%) Verint

IP Telephony
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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:

Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Architect
1 3 (100.00%) Integration Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Genesys Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Siebel Architect
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) AIX
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Quality Management
1 3 (100.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Genesys
1 3 (100.00%) Nortel
1 3 (100.00%) Siebel
1 3 (100.00%) Verint