Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 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 January 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)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 164 178 158
Rank change year-on-year +14 -20 +5
Contract jobs citing VoIP 17 15 61
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.39% 0.31% 1.01%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.88% 2.07% 7.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 48
Yorkshire median daily rate £288 £200 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +43.75% -27.27% -16.98%
10th Percentile £234 £130 £131
90th Percentile £479 £375 £550
England median daily rate £325 £375 £369
% change year-on-year -13.33% +1.69% +5.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 5
Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.25 £20.97 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.58% +67.76% +4.17%
10th Percentile £10.30 £20.97 £9.90
90th Percentile £16.35 £20.97 £28.25
England median hourly rate £16.41 £26.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year -38.09% +29.27% +2.50%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 591 724 867
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 13.50% 14.82% 14.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 371 427 539
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £170 £213 £213
90th Percentile £575 £550 £540
England median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 40 70
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.65 £16.75 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.54% +26.42% -17.19%
10th Percentile £10.99 £11.81 £10.50
90th Percentile £39.48 £35.88 £22.25
England median hourly rate £18.70 £22.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year -16.89% +2.27% +7.61%

VoIP
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for VoIP in Yorkshire

VoIP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VoIP in Yorkshire

VoIP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VoIP in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VoIP in Yorkshire

VoIP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VoIP in Yorkshire

VoIP
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VoIP within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 21 January 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
North Yorkshire +11 7 £275 - 3
West Yorkshire +1 7 £413 +66.67% 9
South Yorkshire +8 2 £275 +57.14% 3
East Yorkshire - 1 £450 - 1
VoIP
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for VoIP.

1 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
2 7 (41.18%) Windows
3 6 (35.29%) Cisco
3 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
3 6 (35.29%) Skype for Business
3 6 (35.29%) Skype
4 5 (29.41%) VPN
5 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Office
5 4 (23.53%) ITIL
5 4 (23.53%) Firewall
5 4 (23.53%) Telecoms
6 3 (17.65%) Service Management
6 3 (17.65%) Wireless
6 3 (17.65%) WAN
6 3 (17.65%) Windows 7
6 3 (17.65%) Smartphone
6 3 (17.65%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (11.76%) Integration Testing
7 2 (11.76%) Fortinet
7 2 (11.76%) Degree
7 2 (11.76%) Network Security
7 2 (11.76%) vSphere
7 2 (11.76%) Unified Communications
7 2 (11.76%) Windows Server
7 2 (11.76%) GDPR
7 2 (11.76%) Terminal Services
7 2 (11.76%) HP
7 2 (11.76%) Citrix
7 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification

VoIP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 6 (35.29%) Skype for Business
2 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) Skype
2 5 (29.41%) VPN
3 4 (23.53%) Firewall
4 3 (17.65%) WAN
4 3 (17.65%) Wireless
5 2 (11.76%) Internet
5 2 (11.76%) LAN
5 2 (11.76%) Network Security
5 2 (11.76%) Unified Communications
6 1 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (5.88%) DHCP
6 1 (5.88%) DNS
6 1 (5.88%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (5.88%) IPsec
6 1 (5.88%) MPLS
6 1 (5.88%) PBX
6 1 (5.88%) SAN
6 1 (5.88%) SNMP
6 1 (5.88%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (23.53%) Telecoms
2 2 (11.76%) Finance
3 1 (5.88%) Automotive
3 1 (5.88%) Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Telecoms Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) 1st Line Support
3 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (11.76%) Network Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Support Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) VoIP Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Network Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Security Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Security Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Smartphone
1 3 (17.65%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.88%) IVR
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.88%) Mobile Banking
2 1 (5.88%) RSA SecurID
2 1 (5.88%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Windows 7
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server
4 1 (5.88%) Windows 10
4 1 (5.88%) Windows 8
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) ITIL
2 3 (17.65%) Service Management
3 2 (11.76%) Integration Testing
3 2 (11.76%) Migration
4 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.88%) Business Transformation
4 1 (5.88%) Coaching
4 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.88%) Information Security
4 1 (5.88%) Network Architecture
4 1 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (5.88%) Network Optimisation
4 1 (5.88%) Patch Management
4 1 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (5.88%) Risk Management
4 1 (5.88%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Task Automation
4 1 (5.88%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 1 (5.88%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) CCNA
1 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.88%) CCNP
2 1 (5.88%) CCSA
2 1 (5.88%) MCSE
2 1 (5.88%) MCTS
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) GDPR
System Software
1 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.76%) Terminal Services
2 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (11.76%) vSphere
3 1 (5.88%) pfSense
3 1 (5.88%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (5.88%) Nessus
2 1 (5.88%) SCCM
2 1 (5.88%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
2 6 (35.29%) Cisco
3 2 (11.76%) Citrix
3 2 (11.76%) Fortinet
3 2 (11.76%) HP
3 2 (11.76%) VMware
4 1 (5.88%) Capita
4 1 (5.88%) CheckPoint
4 1 (5.88%) Forcepoint
4 1 (5.88%) SolarWinds