Period
to 15 July 2018

The median contractor rate for a Voice Specialist was £360 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 15 July 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Specialist
UK
6 months to
15 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 883 850 896
Rank change year-on-year -33 +46 -24
Contract jobs requiring a Voice Specialist 2 12 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.002% 0.013% 0.012%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.002% 0.013% 0.012%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 9
UK median daily rate £360 £290 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.14% -22.67% -16.67%
10th Percentile £281 £191 £196
90th Percentile £429 £533 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £192 £200
% change year-on-year +43.23% -4.00% -46.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
UK median hourly rate - £17.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £17.50 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
UK
Contract vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 98,394 90,833 104,688
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.84% 94.95% 95.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 64,440 58,809 68,083
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £269 £263 £255
90th Percentile £638 £618 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.13% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3,168 2,967 3,151
UK median hourly rate £18.09 £18.70 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.26% -4.13% +11.43%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.75 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £50.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.77 £19.00
% change year-on-year -1.52% -6.47% +11.76%

Voice Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Voice Specialist in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Voice Specialist in the UK

Voice Specialist
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Voice Specialist in the UK

Voice Specialist
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Voice Specialist over the 6 months to 15 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Voice Specialist in the UK

Voice Specialist
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Voice Specialist in the UK

Voice Specialist
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Voice Specialist within the UK over the 6 months to 15 July 2018. 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
England -11 2 £360 +24.14%
UK excluding London -33 1 £275 +43.23%
London -40 1 £445 -13.17%
Midlands - 1 £275 -
West Midlands - 1 £275 -

Voice Specialist Skill Set
Top 8 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 15 July 2018, Voice Specialist contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads featuring Voice Specialist in the job title.

1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) XMPP
1 1 (50.00%) Tandberg
1 1 (50.00%) Skype for Business
1 1 (50.00%) Unified Communications
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco CUCM

Voice Specialist Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (50.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Unified Communications
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) XMPP
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Tandberg