Period
to 16 December 2019

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 6 months to 16 December 2019 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
6 months to
16 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 60 66 72
Rank change year-on-year +6 +6 +16
Contract jobs citing VoIP 9 11 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.31% 1.20% 0.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.98% 7.28% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 1
South Yorkshire median daily rate £338 £340 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.74% +23.64% +41.94%
10th Percentile £225 £331 £238
90th Percentile £475 £443 £313
Yorkshire median daily rate £300 £340 £275
% change year-on-year -11.76% +23.64% -15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.40 £15.50 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.26% +40.91% -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.40 £32.50 £12.25
% change year-on-year -46.46% +165.31% -41.58%

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 82 151 171
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 11.92% 16.50% 19.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 110 114
South Yorkshire median daily rate £331 £406 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.46% -6.61% +2.35%
10th Percentile £204 £255 £245
90th Percentile £547 £555 £634
Yorkshire median daily rate £355 £420 £413
% change year-on-year -15.48% +1.82% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 9
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.40 £14.75 £23.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.97% -36.08% +7.33%
10th Percentile £15.83 £13.50 £16.71
90th Percentile £18.57 £16.80 £47.05
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.75 £15.50 £14.65
% change year-on-year +8.06% +5.80% +1.03%

VoIP
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

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 6 months to 16 December 2019.

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 6 months to 16 December 2019. 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
Sheffield +7 6 £450 +32.35% 4
VoIP
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 December 2019, 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for VoIP.

1 8 (88.89%) LAN
1 8 (88.89%) WAN
1 8 (88.89%) Cisco
1 8 (88.89%) Wi-Fi
1 8 (88.89%) Firewall
2 5 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (55.56%) CCNA
3 4 (44.44%) ITSM
3 4 (44.44%) Service Management
3 4 (44.44%) Office 365
3 4 (44.44%) Azure
4 3 (33.33%) Driving Licence
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (33.33%) VLAN
4 3 (33.33%) COBIT
4 3 (33.33%) CESG
4 3 (33.33%) IP Telephony
4 3 (33.33%) Asset Management
4 3 (33.33%) TOGAF
4 3 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 3 (33.33%) Internet
4 3 (33.33%) MPLS
4 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 3 (33.33%) VPN
4 3 (33.33%) SSL
4 3 (33.33%) Web Services
4 3 (33.33%) ITIL

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 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
1 2 (22.22%) Skype for Business
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Server
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Azure
1 4 (44.44%) Office 365
2 2 (22.22%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) Firewall
1 8 (88.89%) LAN
1 8 (88.89%) WAN
1 8 (88.89%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (33.33%) Internet
2 3 (33.33%) IP Telephony
2 3 (33.33%) MPLS
2 3 (33.33%) SSL
2 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 3 (33.33%) VLAN
2 3 (33.33%) VPN
3 2 (22.22%) Network Security
3 2 (22.22%) Skype
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Network Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Network Specialist
3 2 (22.22%) Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco VoIP Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Mobility Specialist
3 2 (22.22%) Telephony Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) VoIP Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Azure Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) IT Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) IT Support
4 1 (11.11%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Office 365 Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Telephony Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Telephony Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) VoIP Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) CESG
1 3 (33.33%) Driving Licence
1 3 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Windows 10
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) ITSM
1 4 (44.44%) Service Management
2 3 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL
2 3 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 2 (22.22%) Business Continuity
3 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
3 2 (22.22%) Project Management
3 2 (22.22%) Task Automation
4 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) CCNA
1 5 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (22.22%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) COBIT
2 2 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Cisco
2 2 (22.22%) F5
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Palo Alto
3 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint