Period
to 16 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 August 2018 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)
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 42 43 37
Rank change year-on-year +1 -6 -
Contract jobs citing VoIP 1 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 0.30% 0.88% 0.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.38% 5.77% 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Watford median daily rate - £300 £300
Hertfordshire median daily rate £188 £244 £300
% change year-on-year -23.08% -18.75% +27.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Watford median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £18.64 £16.81 -
% change year-on-year +10.89% - -

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 Watford with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Watford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 42 52 58
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 12.43% 15.25% 18.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 30 32
Watford median daily rate £400 £320 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +6.67% -20.00%
10th Percentile £118 £130 £225
90th Percentile £558 £475 £389
Hertfordshire median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Watford median hourly rate - £16.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +26.92% -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £18.25
% change year-on-year - -9.59% -12.83%

VoIP
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for VoIP in Watford

VoIP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VoIP in Watford

VoIP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VoIP in Watford

For the 6 months to 16 August 2018, 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 Watford region with a requirement for VoIP.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WLAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
1 1 (100.00%) Publishing
1 1 (100.00%) TOWER Software
1 1 (100.00%) Games
1 1 (100.00%) Knowledge Management
1 1 (100.00%) Strategic Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Animation
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Problem-Solving

VoIP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) WLAN
General
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
1 1 (100.00%) Games
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) IT Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) IT Support
1 1 (100.00%) IT Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Knowledge Management
1 1 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Strategic Planning
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) TOWER Software