Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 21 November 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)
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 153 102
Rank change year-on-year +65 -51 -13
Contract jobs citing VoIP 4 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.43% 0.085% 0.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.74% 0.29% 2.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 6
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £115 - £525
10th Percentile £98 - £425
90th Percentile £133 - £538
North East median daily rate £115 - £525
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 3
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £9.00 £10.23 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.02% +2.30% -
North East median hourly rate £9.00 £10.23 £10.00
% change year-on-year -12.02% +2.30% -

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 230 695 269
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 25.00% 29.51% 17.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 461 141
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £345 £320 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.89% -24.71% +21.95%
10th Percentile £229 £205 £240
90th Percentile £538 £456 £653
North East median daily rate £339 £320 £391
% change year-on-year +5.86% -18.21% +20.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 71 37
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £15.80 £28.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -43.57% +12.00% +12.36%
10th Percentile £9.00 £15.00 £12.11
90th Percentile £32.05 £36.00 £40.45
North East median hourly rate £14.31 £28.00 £22.75
% change year-on-year -48.89% +23.08% -24.17%

VoIP
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing VoIP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for VoIP in Tyne and Wear

VoIP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VoIP in Tyne and Wear

VoIP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VoIP in Tyne and Wear

VoIP
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VoIP within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +65 2 £115 - 1
Gateshead - 2 - -
VoIP
North East

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for VoIP.

1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Virtual Environments
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (25.00%) NAS
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (25.00%) SaaS
3 1 (25.00%) PaaS
3 1 (25.00%) Office 365
3 1 (25.00%) IaaS
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL

VoIP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) IaaS
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
1 1 (25.00%) PaaS
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) NAS
2 1 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (25.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon RDS
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) IT Support
1 2 (50.00%) Support Officer
2 1 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Virtual Environments
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) VMware