Period
to 25 May 2020

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 25 May 2020 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
25 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 112 159 182
Rank change year-on-year +47 +23 -25
Contract jobs citing VoIP 16 32 22
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.74% 0.71% 0.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.98% 5.93% 3.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 22 10
Median daily rate £268 £463 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -42.16% +54.17% -7.69%
10th Percentile £165 £181 £234
90th Percentile £338 £525 £424
England median daily rate £375 £365 £330
% change year-on-year +2.74% +10.61% -12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 1
Median hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.90% +3.33% -7.69%
England median hourly rate £17.54 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -12.30% - -

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 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 321 540 624
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 14.79% 11.96% 12.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 372 437
Median daily rate £375 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.67% +9.09% -1.79%
10th Percentile £185 £244 £240
90th Percentile £600 £575 £575
England median daily rate £425 £438 £425
% change year-on-year -2.86% +2.94% +2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 37 31
Median hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £16.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.90% -4.32% -3.28%
10th Percentile £10.84 £10.65 £12.50
90th Percentile £26.15 £19.65 £46.25
Median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% - +0.50%

VoIP
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for VoIP in Yorkshire

VoIP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing VoIP in Yorkshire.

Daily rate trend for VoIP in Yorkshire

VoIP
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing VoIP in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 25 May 2020.

Daily rate histogram for VoIP in Yorkshire

VoIP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing VoIP in Yorkshire.

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 25 May 2020. 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 +8 7 £268 -43.68%
West Yorkshire +38 5 £325 -27.78% 1
South Yorkshire +37 3 £225 - 1
East Yorkshire +5 1 £190 -
VoIP
England

For the 6 months to 25 May 2020, 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 9 (56.25%) Cisco
2 7 (43.75%) TCP/IP
2 7 (43.75%) Firewall
3 5 (31.25%) Wireless
3 5 (31.25%) DHCP
3 5 (31.25%) Windows
3 5 (31.25%) Meraki
4 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 4 (25.00%) VMware
4 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 4 (25.00%) Citrix
5 3 (18.75%) MPLS
5 3 (18.75%) IPv6
5 3 (18.75%) Linux
5 3 (18.75%) C++
5 3 (18.75%) SQL
5 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
5 3 (18.75%) ITIL
5 3 (18.75%) LAN
5 3 (18.75%) WAN
5 3 (18.75%) Office 365
5 3 (18.75%) Driving Licence
6 2 (12.50%) Windows 10
6 2 (12.50%) Telepresence
6 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
6 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (12.50%) IaaS
6 2 (12.50%) Analytics
6 2 (12.50%) Skype

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 1 (6.25%) IIS
1 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Office 365
2 2 (12.50%) Azure
2 2 (12.50%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) Firewall
1 7 (43.75%) TCP/IP
2 5 (31.25%) DHCP
2 5 (31.25%) Wireless
3 3 (18.75%) IPv6
3 3 (18.75%) LAN
3 3 (18.75%) MPLS
3 3 (18.75%) WAN
4 2 (12.50%) 3G
4 2 (12.50%) ADSL
4 2 (12.50%) Broadband
4 2 (12.50%) DNS
4 2 (12.50%) IGMP
4 2 (12.50%) NetScaler
4 2 (12.50%) SAN
4 2 (12.50%) Skype
4 2 (12.50%) Telepresence
4 2 (12.50%) Unified Communications
4 2 (12.50%) VPN
4 2 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) ClearCase
1 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.25%) JIRA
1 1 (6.25%) Subversion
1 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) IT Support
1 4 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Support Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) C++ Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Citrix Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Developer
3 2 (12.50%) IT Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) IT Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) IT Support Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Project Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Embedded Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Network Support
4 1 (6.25%) Service Owner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Driving Licence
2 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.25%) CESG
3 1 (6.25%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (18.75%) Linux
4 2 (12.50%) Windows 10
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (6.25%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) ITIL
2 2 (12.50%) Analytics
2 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (12.50%) Service Management
3 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
3 1 (6.25%) Business Continuity
3 1 (6.25%) Contact Management
3 1 (6.25%) ITSM
3 1 (6.25%) Kanban
3 1 (6.25%) Migration
3 1 (6.25%) MVC
3 1 (6.25%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
3 1 (6.25%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (6.25%) Scrum
3 1 (6.25%) Software Deployment
3 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
3 1 (6.25%) TOGAF
3 1 (6.25%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) C++
1 3 (18.75%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) C
3 1 (6.25%) Embedded C
3 1 (6.25%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) CCNA
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (12.50%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (12.50%) MCSE
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.25%) CCNP
2 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (6.25%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) COBIT
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 2 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (12.50%) VMware Workstation
2 2 (12.50%) XenApp
2 2 (12.50%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Cisco
2 5 (31.25%) Meraki
3 4 (25.00%) Citrix
3 4 (25.00%) VMware
4 2 (12.50%) Aruba
4 2 (12.50%) Ivanti
4 2 (12.50%) NetApp
4 2 (12.50%) OpenText
4 2 (12.50%) Polycom
4 2 (12.50%) RightFax
4 2 (12.50%) Verint
5 1 (6.25%) Avaya
5 1 (6.25%) Huawei
5 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
5 1 (6.25%) Perforce
5 1 (6.25%) Sage