The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 24 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)
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 45 -
Rank change year-on-year +4 -  
Contract jobs citing VoIP 4 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.24% 1.13% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.45% 6.58% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Median daily rate £350 £219 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +60.00% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £360 £331
% change year-on-year -2.77% +8.67%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £28.75 £20.50
% change year-on-year -30.43% +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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 62 76 63
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 19.25% 17.16% 14.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 49 34
Median daily rate £385 £475 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.94% +72.72%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £213 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £422
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £345
% change year-on-year +2.04% +6.52%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 5
Median hourly rate £14.00 £12.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.66% -11.11%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -13.84% +30.00%  

VoIP
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 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 South Yorkshire

VoIP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VoIP in South Yorkshire

VoIP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VoIP in South Yorkshire over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VoIP in South Yorkshire

VoIP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VoIP in South Yorkshire

VoIP
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VoIP within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +9 1 £550 +109.52%
Doncaster -6 1 £150 -14.28%
VoIP
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for VoIP.

1 8 (53.33%) WAN
1 8 (53.33%) DHCP
1 8 (53.33%) DNS
1 8 (53.33%) LAN
1 8 (53.33%) IP Telephony
1 8 (53.33%) Network Security
2 7 (46.67%) Capacity Planning
3 6 (40.00%) Cisco
4 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 5 (33.33%) Windows
4 5 (33.33%) Infoblox
4 5 (33.33%) F5
5 4 (26.67%) ITIL
5 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
6 3 (20.00%) Banking
6 3 (20.00%) VMware
6 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
6 3 (20.00%) SAN
6 3 (20.00%) NetApp
6 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 3 (20.00%) Windows Server
6 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
6 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (20.00%) SCCM
6 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (20.00%) Brocade
6 3 (20.00%) Load Balancing
7 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (13.33%) Local Government

VoIP
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (13.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) DHCP
1 8 (53.33%) DNS
1 8 (53.33%) IP Telephony
1 8 (53.33%) LAN
1 8 (53.33%) Network Security
1 8 (53.33%) WAN
2 3 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 3 (20.00%) SAN
3 2 (13.33%) PBX
3 2 (13.33%) Skype
4 1 (6.67%) Broadband
General
1 3 (20.00%) Banking
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Local Government
3 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Network Specialist
2 3 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 3 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Technical Support
2 3 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (20.00%) 2nd Line Technical Support
2 3 (20.00%) ICT Support
2 3 (20.00%) Technical Support
3 2 (13.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) 2nd Line Technical Support Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Coordinator
3 2 (13.33%) ICT Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Network Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Network Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Project Coordinator
3 2 (13.33%) Support Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (13.33%) Driving Licence
2 1 (6.67%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (26.67%) ITIL
3 3 (20.00%) Load Balancing
4 2 (13.33%) ITIL V3
4 2 (13.33%) Line Management
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (6.67%) Security Architecture
5 1 (6.67%) Threat Management
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) CCNP
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Cisco
2 5 (33.33%) F5
2 5 (33.33%) Infoblox
2 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (20.00%) Brocade
3 3 (20.00%) NetApp
3 3 (20.00%) VMware
4 2 (13.33%) Avaya
4 2 (13.33%) Sophos