Period
to 16 November 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 16 November 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
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 176 175 195
Rank change year-on-year -1 +20 -37
Contract jobs citing VoIP 25 15 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.50% 0.34% 0.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.91% 2.25% 2.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 5 13
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £275 £354
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -22.26% +23.04%
10th Percentile £191 £230 £233
90th Percentile £475 £418 £418
England median daily rate £350 £350 £375
% change year-on-year - -6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 2
Yorkshire median hourly rate £33.50 £13.75 £17.74
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +143.64% -22.47% +39.10%
10th Percentile £19.88 £10.50 £14.92
90th Percentile £36.28 £15.88 £20.35
England median hourly rate £22.32 £16.81 £27.50
% change year-on-year +32.83% -38.89% +34.15%

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 639 666 814
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 12.91% 15.18% 14.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 390 397 483
Yorkshire median daily rate £415 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £251 £177 £225
90th Percentile £575 £550 £550
England median daily rate £425 £404 £400
% change year-on-year +5.20% +1.00% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 41 43
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.75 £14.20 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.92% +1.43% +7.69%
10th Percentile £11.90 £11.00 £11.05
90th Percentile £26.05 £35.00 £46.75
England median hourly rate £20.00 £18.85 £22.50
% change year-on-year +6.10% -16.22% +10.61%

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 16 November 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing VoIP in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 16 November 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 16 November 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
West Yorkshire +4 19 £325 -10.34% 20
South Yorkshire -4 4 £413 +50.00% 5
North Yorkshire +1 2 £425 +54.55% 5
VoIP
England

For the 6 months to 16 November 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for VoIP.

1 20 (80.00%) Cisco
2 14 (56.00%) Windows
3 13 (52.00%) WAN
3 13 (52.00%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (48.00%) Firewall
4 12 (48.00%) LAN
4 12 (48.00%) Microsoft
5 11 (44.00%) Windows Server
6 9 (36.00%) Active Directory
6 9 (36.00%) TCP/IP
7 8 (32.00%) Wireless
8 7 (28.00%) Retail
8 7 (28.00%) CCNA
8 7 (28.00%) WLAN
9 6 (24.00%) CCNP
9 6 (24.00%) VPN
9 6 (24.00%) DNS
9 6 (24.00%) DHCP
9 6 (24.00%) OSPF
9 6 (24.00%) VMware
9 6 (24.00%) Fortinet
9 6 (24.00%) Office 365
10 5 (20.00%) Meraki
10 5 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 5 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (20.00%) Hyper-V
10 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
10 5 (20.00%) MPLS
10 5 (20.00%) CheckPoint

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 4 (16.00%) Skype for Business
2 3 (12.00%) IBM Notes
2 3 (12.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (12.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (4.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 6 (24.00%) Office 365
2 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (8.00%) IaaS
3 2 (8.00%) PaaS
3 2 (8.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (52.00%) WAN
2 12 (48.00%) Firewall
2 12 (48.00%) LAN
3 9 (36.00%) TCP/IP
4 8 (32.00%) Wireless
5 7 (28.00%) WLAN
6 6 (24.00%) DHCP
6 6 (24.00%) DNS
6 6 (24.00%) OSPF
6 6 (24.00%) VPN
7 5 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (20.00%) MPLS
7 5 (20.00%) SSL
8 4 (16.00%) Cisco Wireless
8 4 (16.00%) Internet
8 4 (16.00%) Intranet
8 4 (16.00%) IPsec
8 4 (16.00%) Skype
9 3 (12.00%) FCoE
9 3 (12.00%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Eclipse
General
1 7 (28.00%) Retail
2 3 (12.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) IT Support
2 5 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (12.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (12.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) IT Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) IT Support Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Support Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) IT Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Active Directory Support Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Citrix Support
6 1 (4.00%) Desktop Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (8.00%) Handset
2 1 (4.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.00%) CCTV
2 1 (4.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.00%) iPhone
2 1 (4.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 14 (56.00%) Windows
2 11 (44.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (16.00%) Windows 10
3 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (12.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 4 (16.00%) ITIL
2 4 (16.00%) Storage Management
3 3 (12.00%) CAD
4 2 (8.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (8.00%) Network Architecture
4 2 (8.00%) Network Optimisation
4 2 (8.00%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (8.00%) Service Management
5 1 (4.00%) Asset Management
5 1 (4.00%) Demand Management
5 1 (4.00%) High Availability
5 1 (4.00%) Incident Management
5 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.00%) Problem Management
5 1 (4.00%) Runbook
5 1 (4.00%) Security Patching
5 1 (4.00%) Software Licensing
5 1 (4.00%) Time Management
5 1 (4.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (12.00%) Shell Script
1 3 (12.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (52.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (28.00%) CCNA
3 6 (24.00%) CCNP
4 4 (16.00%) Degree
5 3 (12.00%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (4.00%) CCIP
7 1 (4.00%) CCSP
7 1 (4.00%) DV Cleared
7 1 (4.00%) MCP
7 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 9 (36.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 5 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.00%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (8.00%) Xen
4 1 (4.00%) XenDesktop
4 1 (4.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (12.00%) Tivoli
2 3 (12.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (8.00%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (8.00%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (8.00%) SCSM
4 1 (4.00%) SCCM
4 1 (4.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 20 (80.00%) Cisco
2 12 (48.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (24.00%) Fortinet
3 6 (24.00%) VMware
4 5 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 5 (20.00%) Meraki
5 3 (12.00%) Aruba
5 3 (12.00%) Citrix
5 3 (12.00%) Lotus
5 3 (12.00%) SolarWinds
5 3 (12.00%) Trend Micro
6 2 (8.00%) NICE Systems
6 2 (8.00%) Red Box
6 2 (8.00%) ShoreTel
7 1 (4.00%) Civica
7 1 (4.00%) ESET
7 1 (4.00%) F5
7 1 (4.00%) NetApp
7 1 (4.00%) Palo Alto
7 1 (4.00%) Sage