Period
to 22 June 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 22 June 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
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 103 145
Contract jobs citing VoIP 0 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East - 0.31% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.64% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
North East median daily rate - £450 -
England median daily rate £338 £378 £375
% change year-on-year -10.60% +0.67% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
North East median hourly rate - £13.63 £10.23
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +33.19% -
England median hourly rate £20.00 £19.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +2.56% -22.00% +25.00%

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 252 244 657
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 19.55% 18.93% 26.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 166 390
North East median daily rate £325 £348 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.47% +17.80% -
10th Percentile £230 £208 £206
90th Percentile £500 £524 £425
England median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 13 44
North East median hourly rate £15.60 £32.50 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -52.00% +16.07% +73.27%
10th Percentile £10.50 £13.85 £15.00
90th Percentile £42.25 £42.80 £36.35
England median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% -24.00% +19.05%

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