Period
to 25 January 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire with a requirement for IP Telephony skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited IP Telephony over the 6 months to 25 January 2020 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.

IP Telephony
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
25 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 21 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing IP Telephony 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 0.76% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.69% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Staffordshire median daily rate - - -
West Midlands median daily rate £330 £350 £325
% change year-on-year -5.71% +7.69% +170.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Staffordshire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

IP Telephony 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 Staffordshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Staffordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 13 45 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 9.92% 18.37% 14.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 35 15
Staffordshire median daily rate £314 £370 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.20% +23.33% -17.53%
10th Percentile £128 £260 £151
90th Percentile £456 £395 £470
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Staffordshire median hourly rate £24.00 £15.25 £29.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +57.38% -48.74% +85.94%
10th Percentile £15.20 £15.13 £16.38
90th Percentile £32.80 £15.38 £46.53
West Midlands median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £30.31
% change year-on-year +11.76% -43.91% +102.07%

IP Telephony
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

Job postings citing IP Telephony as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire.

Job vacancy trend for IP Telephony in Staffordshire

IP Telephony
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing IP Telephony in Staffordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for IP Telephony in Staffordshire

IP Telephony
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IP Telephony within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 25 January 2020. 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
Burton-upon-Trent - 1 - -
IP Telephony
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 January 2020, IT contractor jobs citing IP Telephony 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for IP Telephony.

1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Skype for Business
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (100.00%) Skype
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 10

IP Telephony
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Skype
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 1 (100.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco