Period
to 14 October 2019

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 14 October 2019 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
14 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 134 176 166
Rank change year-on-year +42 -10 +23
Contract jobs citing VoIP 35 28 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.93% 0.57% 0.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.87% 4.52% 2.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 15 7
Yorkshire median daily rate £356 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.62% -13.33% +5.08%
10th Percentile £221 £209 £248
90th Percentile £514 £444 £458
England median daily rate £325 £350 £360
% change year-on-year -7.14% -2.78% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 4
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.50 £33.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -53.73% +168.00% -29.52%
10th Percentile £15.25 £19.88 £10.30
90th Percentile £16.50 £36.28 £14.50
England median hourly rate £17.75 £20.00 £16.81
% change year-on-year -11.25% +19.01% -32.78%

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 445 620 643
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 11.85% 12.67% 15.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 284 390 369
Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £416 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.86% +0.85% +3.13%
10th Percentile £183 £215 £200
90th Percentile £538 £550 £543
England median daily rate £425 £425 £405
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 49 33
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £16.81 £14.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.82% +18.38% +1.74%
10th Percentile £14.00 £12.10 £10.18
90th Percentile £41.50 £27.75 £33.83
England median hourly rate £27.50 £20.00 £18.70
% change year-on-year +37.50% +6.95% -16.89%

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 14 October 2019.

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 14 October 2019. 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 +32 13 £375 +15.38% 12
South Yorkshire -1 11 £394 -4.55% 2
North Yorkshire +10 6 £293 -18.75% 5
East Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
VoIP
England

For the 6 months to 14 October 2019, 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 19 (54.29%) Cisco
2 16 (45.71%) Firewall
3 14 (40.00%) LAN
4 12 (34.29%) Windows
4 12 (34.29%) Wi-Fi
5 11 (31.43%) WAN
6 9 (25.71%) JIRA
7 8 (22.86%) Linux
7 8 (22.86%) ITIL
7 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
7 8 (22.86%) Avaya
7 8 (22.86%) Windows Server
8 7 (20.00%) Active Directory
8 7 (20.00%) TCP/IP
8 7 (20.00%) IVR
9 6 (17.14%) Embedded Linux
9 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (17.14%) Software Engineering
9 6 (17.14%) Ethernet
9 6 (17.14%) ClearCase
9 6 (17.14%) Bluetooth
9 6 (17.14%) C
9 6 (17.14%) C++
9 6 (17.14%) Web Services
9 6 (17.14%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (17.14%) Internet
9 6 (17.14%) ClearQuest
9 6 (17.14%) Azure
9 6 (17.14%) Redmine
9 6 (17.14%) Embedded Systems

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 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (8.57%) JBoss
1 3 (8.57%) MS Exchange
1 3 (8.57%) Tomcat
2 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.71%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.86%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.14%) Azure
2 5 (14.29%) Office 365
3 4 (11.43%) Twilio
4 2 (5.71%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (2.86%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (45.71%) Firewall
2 14 (40.00%) LAN
3 12 (34.29%) Wi-Fi
4 11 (31.43%) WAN
5 7 (20.00%) TCP/IP
6 6 (17.14%) Bluetooth
6 6 (17.14%) Ethernet
6 6 (17.14%) Internet
7 4 (11.43%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (11.43%) CTI
7 4 (11.43%) DHCP
7 4 (11.43%) DNS
7 4 (11.43%) Network Security
7 4 (11.43%) SAN
7 4 (11.43%) SNMP
7 4 (11.43%) Unified Communications
7 4 (11.43%) VPN
8 3 (8.57%) IP Telephony
8 3 (8.57%) MPLS
8 3 (8.57%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (25.71%) JIRA
2 6 (17.14%) ClearCase
2 6 (17.14%) ClearQuest
2 6 (17.14%) Redmine
3 5 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 5 (14.29%) Jenkins
4 3 (8.57%) JUnit
4 3 (8.57%) Mockito
5 2 (5.71%) WinDbg
General
1 3 (8.57%) Finance
1 3 (8.57%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.71%) Electronics
2 2 (5.71%) Legal
2 2 (5.71%) Multimedia
2 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (20.00%) Analyst
1 7 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (14.29%) C Software Engineer
2 5 (14.29%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
2 5 (14.29%) C/C++ Software Engineer
2 5 (14.29%) C++ Software Engineer
2 5 (14.29%) Developer
2 5 (14.29%) Embedded C Engineer
2 5 (14.29%) Embedded C Software Engineer
2 5 (14.29%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
2 5 (14.29%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
2 5 (14.29%) Embedded C++ Engineer
2 5 (14.29%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
2 5 (14.29%) Embedded Engineer
2 5 (14.29%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 5 (14.29%) IT Analyst
2 5 (14.29%) IT Support
2 5 (14.29%) IT Support Analyst
2 5 (14.29%) Software Engineer
2 5 (14.29%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.14%) Web Services
2 5 (14.29%) Apache Flex
2 5 (14.29%) CCXML
2 5 (14.29%) GraphQL
2 5 (14.29%) JSON
2 5 (14.29%) Middleware
2 5 (14.29%) REST
2 5 (14.29%) VXML
2 5 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) IVR
2 6 (17.14%) Embedded Systems
3 5 (14.29%) Driving Licence
3 5 (14.29%) VUI
4 4 (11.43%) Data Centre
5 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (8.57%) SCADA
5 3 (8.57%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (5.71%) Clustering
6 2 (5.71%) Handset
6 2 (5.71%) Replication
6 2 (5.71%) Social Network
6 2 (5.71%) STB
7 1 (2.86%) CESG
7 1 (2.86%) iPhone
7 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (34.29%) Windows
2 8 (22.86%) Linux
2 8 (22.86%) Windows Server
3 6 (17.14%) Embedded Linux
4 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (8.57%) Windows 10
6 2 (5.71%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.86%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.86%) ITIL
2 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (17.14%) Software Engineering
3 5 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
3 5 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (14.29%) Deployment Automation
3 5 (14.29%) High Availability
3 5 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
3 5 (14.29%) Scrum
3 5 (14.29%) Service Design
4 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 3 (8.57%) Issue Tracking
4 3 (8.57%) ITIL V3
4 3 (8.57%) ITSM
4 3 (8.57%) Service Delivery
4 3 (8.57%) Service Management
5 2 (5.71%) Cisco ICM Scripting
5 2 (5.71%) Information Security
5 2 (5.71%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (5.71%) Performance Improvement
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.14%) C
1 6 (17.14%) C++
2 5 (14.29%) Embedded C
2 5 (14.29%) Embedded C++
2 5 (14.29%) Java
2 5 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 5 (14.29%) Python
2 5 (14.29%) Shell Script
3 2 (5.71%) PowerShell
3 2 (5.71%) VBScript
4 1 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (14.29%) CCNP
3 3 (8.57%) CCNA
4 2 (5.71%) CCSP
4 2 (5.71%) CCVP
4 2 (5.71%) DBS Check
4 2 (5.71%) Degree
4 2 (5.71%) MCSE
4 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.86%) CCIE
5 1 (2.86%) CCIE Routing and Switching
5 1 (2.86%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (5.71%) SLA
2 1 (2.86%) COBIT
System Software
1 7 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.57%) XenApp
3 2 (5.71%) iptables
3 2 (5.71%) ISA Server
3 2 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.86%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.86%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (2.86%) vSphere
4 1 (2.86%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (5.71%) Cisco UCCE
2 2 (5.71%) HAProxy
2 2 (5.71%) Nagios
2 2 (5.71%) WhatsUp Gold
3 1 (2.86%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (2.86%) WSUS
Vendors
1 19 (54.29%) Cisco
2 8 (22.86%) Avaya
2 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
3 5 (14.29%) Citrix
3 5 (14.29%) F5
4 4 (11.43%) CheckPoint
4 4 (11.43%) Genesys
4 4 (11.43%) Palo Alto
5 3 (8.57%) Fortinet
5 3 (8.57%) HP
5 3 (8.57%) Meraki
5 3 (8.57%) SolarWinds
5 3 (8.57%) VMware
6 2 (5.71%) Dell
6 2 (5.71%) Juniper
6 2 (5.71%) Riverbed
6 2 (5.71%) Sonus
7 1 (2.86%) ConnectWise
7 1 (2.86%) Ivanti
7 1 (2.86%) NetApp