Period
to 14 December 2018

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 14 December 2018 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
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 98 99 161
Rank change year-on-year +1 +62 -48
Contract jobs citing VoIP 7 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.53% 0.49% 0.039%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.38% 2.26% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 0
North East median daily rate £375 £165 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +127.27% - -
England median daily rate £356 £340 £375
% change year-on-year +4.78% -9.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
North East median hourly rate - £9.50 -
England median hourly rate £20.32 £16.81 £27.50
% change year-on-year +20.93% -38.89% +34.15%

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 207 266 653
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 15.67% 21.54% 25.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 211 421
North East median daily rate £365 £325 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.31% +1.56% -24.71%
10th Percentile £208 £195 £205
90th Percentile £521 £538 £463
England median daily rate £425 £404 £400
% change year-on-year +5.20% +1.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 14 70
North East median hourly rate £15.70 £14.31 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.71% -48.89% +23.08%
10th Percentile £13.96 £9.30 £15.00
90th Percentile £45.00 £31.40 £36.00
England median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +5.26% -15.56% +7.31%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VoIP in the North East over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 14 December 2018. 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 -5 3 £300 +160.87% 7
Durham -10 2 £375 +74.42% 1
VoIP
England

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing VoIP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the North East region with a requirement for VoIP.

1 4 (57.14%) Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
3 2 (28.57%) CRM
3 2 (28.57%) MS Visio
3 2 (28.57%) DNS
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) Workflow
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) Mitel
3 2 (28.57%) Avaya
3 2 (28.57%) CAD
3 2 (28.57%) AutoCAD
3 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) Change Management
4 1 (14.29%) Wireless
4 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (14.29%) Skype for Business
4 1 (14.29%) Unified Communications
4 1 (14.29%) Skype
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco Wireless
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
4 1 (14.29%) Network Design
4 1 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) Windows
4 1 (14.29%) Active Directory

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) AutoCAD
1 2 (28.57%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Wireless
2 1 (14.29%) Skype
2 1 (14.29%) Unified Communications
2 1 (14.29%) Wireless
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Architect
2 2 (28.57%) CAD Manager
2 2 (28.57%) CRM Manager
2 2 (28.57%) CRM Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Lead Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Network Architect
2 2 (28.57%) VoIP Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Unified Communications Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) CAD
2 2 (28.57%) Change Management
2 2 (28.57%) CRM
2 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
2 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (28.57%) Workflow
3 1 (14.29%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Avaya
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) Mitel
3 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds