The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 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)
East of England / Suffolk
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 35 32
Contract jobs citing VoIP 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Suffolk - 0.78% 0.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 4.26% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £240 -
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 Suffolk with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Suffolk
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 11 47 22
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 8.73% 18.22% 10.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 40 7
Median daily rate £190 £500 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -62.00% +100.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £340
% change year-on-year +2.73% +7.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £32.50 - £30.50
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 Suffolk

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Suffolk 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 Suffolk

VoIP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VoIP in Suffolk

VoIP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VoIP in Suffolk