Period
to 22 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Solihull 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 January 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)
West Midlands > Solihull
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 22 25 24
Rank change year-on-year +3 -1 -
Contract jobs citing VoIP 11 11 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Solihull 5.61% 4.33% 4.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.71% 11.00% 15.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Solihull median daily rate - - -
West Midlands median daily rate £240 £370 £294
% change year-on-year -35.14% +26.06% -23.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Solihull median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £13.95 £11.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year +26.84% -43.59% +34.48%

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 Solihull with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Solihull
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 70 100 97
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Solihull 35.71% 39.37% 30.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 15
Solihull median daily rate £350 £475 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.32% +35.71% +21.74%
10th Percentile £304 £315 £285
90th Percentile £466 £575 £456
West Midlands median daily rate £375 £388 £350
% change year-on-year -3.23% +10.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Solihull median hourly rate £42.50 - £42.50
10th Percentile £41.25 - £38.63
90th Percentile £43.75 - £43.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £30.31 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +102.07% -14.29% -24.73%

VoIP
Job Vacancy Trend in Solihull

Job postings citing VoIP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Solihull.

Job vacancy trend for VoIP in Solihull

VoIP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VoIP in Solihull

VoIP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VoIP in Solihull

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 Solihull region with a requirement for VoIP.

1 11 (100.00%) LAN
2 10 (90.91%) WAN
3 9 (81.82%) VPN
4 6 (54.55%) Cisco
4 6 (54.55%) Juniper
5 5 (45.45%) WLAN
5 5 (45.45%) VLAN
5 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
5 5 (45.45%) Presales
6 4 (36.36%) Data Centre
6 4 (36.36%) Customer Engagement
6 4 (36.36%) Brocade
6 4 (36.36%) MPLS
7 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
8 1 (9.09%) Validation
8 1 (9.09%) Migration
8 1 (9.09%) VMware
8 1 (9.09%) Mitel
8 1 (9.09%) DWDM
8 1 (9.09%) xDSL
8 1 (9.09%) GPON
8 1 (9.09%) RTCP
8 1 (9.09%) RTP
8 1 (9.09%) Megaco
8 1 (9.09%) Change Management
8 1 (9.09%) Firewall
8 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
8 1 (9.09%) HTTPS
8 1 (9.09%) HTTP
8 1 (9.09%) SDH

VoIP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Solihull 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:

Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) LAN
2 10 (90.91%) WAN
3 9 (81.82%) VPN
4 5 (45.45%) VLAN
4 5 (45.45%) WLAN
5 4 (36.36%) MPLS
6 1 (9.09%) DWDM
6 1 (9.09%) Firewall
6 1 (9.09%) GPON
6 1 (9.09%) HTTP
6 1 (9.09%) HTTPS
6 1 (9.09%) Megaco
6 1 (9.09%) RTCP
6 1 (9.09%) RTP
6 1 (9.09%) SDH
6 1 (9.09%) xDSL
General
1 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Architect
2 7 (63.64%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (27.27%) Presales Solution Architect
4 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
4 2 (18.18%) Lead Architect
4 2 (18.18%) Lead Solutions Architect
4 2 (18.18%) Network Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Unix
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Presales
2 4 (36.36%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (9.09%) Change Management
3 1 (9.09%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (9.09%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
3 1 (9.09%) Service Design
3 1 (9.09%) Test Planning
3 1 (9.09%) Validation
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Cisco
1 6 (54.55%) Juniper
2 4 (36.36%) Brocade
3 1 (9.09%) Mitel
3 1 (9.09%) VMware