The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 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 28 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)
UK / Northern Ireland
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 16 -
Contract jobs citing VoIP 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland - 1.98% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 5.71% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £355 £331
% change year-on-year -1.40% +7.16%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.25 £28.75 £20.50
% change year-on-year -22.60% +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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Northern Ireland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 41 35 25
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 11.42% 34.65% 29.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 14 12
Median daily rate £366 £388 £213
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.54% +82.35%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £308 £121
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £340
% change year-on-year +2.73% +7.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £18.50 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -42.18%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £31.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year -4.76% +31.25%  

VoIP
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 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 Northern Ireland

VoIP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VoIP in Northern Ireland

VoIP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VoIP in Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland
X4 Group
Rate: €190 - 200 per day
Posted: 5 days ago