Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for VoIP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited VoIP 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.

Voice Over IP (VoIP)
England > North East
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 164 106
Rank change year-on-year +68 -58 -9
Contract jobs citing VoIP 4 3 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.33% 0.11% 0.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.50% 0.39% 3.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 7
North East median daily rate £115 - £525
10th Percentile £98 - £379
90th Percentile £133 - £538
England median daily rate £345 £375 £375
% change year-on-year -8.00% - +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 3
North East median hourly rate £9.00 £10.23 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.02% +2.30% -
England median hourly rate £16.81 £27.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year -38.89% +34.15% +2.50%

VoIP 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 North East with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 267 768 343
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 21.78% 27.95% 17.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 212 495 171
North East median daily rate £339 £320 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.86% -17.42% +19.23%
10th Percentile £195 £205 £228
90th Percentile £537 £456 £653
England median daily rate £403 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +0.63% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 78 50
North East median hourly rate £14.31 £28.00 £19.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.89% +44.44% -35.38%
10th Percentile £9.10 £15.00 £11.70
90th Percentile £31.80 £36.00 £39.18
England median hourly rate £18.70 £22.84 £20.50
% change year-on-year -18.11% +11.39% +2.50%

VoIP
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing VoIP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for VoIP in the North East

VoIP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VoIP in the North East

VoIP
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 VoIP in the North East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for VoIP in the North East

VoIP
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VoIP within the North East region over the 6 months to 18 November 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
Tyne and Wear +63 4 £115 -
VoIP
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 North East region with a requirement for VoIP.

1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Virtual Environments
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (25.00%) NAS
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (25.00%) SaaS
3 1 (25.00%) PaaS
3 1 (25.00%) Office 365
3 1 (25.00%) IaaS
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL

VoIP
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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) IaaS
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
1 1 (25.00%) PaaS
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) NAS
2 1 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (25.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon RDS
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) IT Support
1 2 (50.00%) Support Officer
2 1 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Virtual Environments
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) VMware