Period
to 19 January 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 19 January 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
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 162 170 185
Rank change year-on-year +8 +15 -32
Contract jobs citing VoIP 34 16 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.70% 0.36% 0.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.26% 2.69% 1.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 8 9
Yorkshire median daily rate £340 £288 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.26% +43.75% -33.33%
10th Percentile £225 £234 £130
90th Percentile £525 £479 £375
England median daily rate £368 £331 £375
% change year-on-year +10.94% -11.67% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 2
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.50 £12.25 £20.97
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.53% -41.58% +67.76%
England median hourly rate £23.75 £16.41 £26.50
% change year-on-year +44.77% -38.09% +30.86%

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 647 595 727
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 13.40% 13.46% 14.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 410 373 430
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £281 £170 £213
90th Percentile £575 £575 £551
England median daily rate £425 £410 £401
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.37% +0.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 40 40
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.30 £14.65 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.44% -12.54% +28.85%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.99 £11.81
90th Percentile £21.88 £39.48 £35.88
England median hourly rate £18.76 £18.70 £22.50
% change year-on-year +0.32% -16.89% +2.27%

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 19 January 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing VoIP in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 19 January 2019.

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 19 January 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 +11 23 £350 -15.15% 28
South Yorkshire -4 9 £340 +23.64% 2
North Yorkshire -3 2 £488 +77.36% 3
VoIP
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 26 (76.47%) Cisco
2 23 (67.65%) LAN
2 23 (67.65%) Firewall
3 22 (64.71%) WAN
4 17 (50.00%) Windows
5 15 (44.12%) Microsoft
5 15 (44.12%) Windows Server
6 13 (38.24%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (35.29%) Active Directory
8 11 (32.35%) VPN
8 11 (32.35%) WLAN
9 10 (29.41%) CheckPoint
10 9 (26.47%) Cisco ASA
10 9 (26.47%) Microsoft Azure
10 9 (26.47%) Amazon AWS
10 9 (26.47%) Problem-Solving
11 8 (23.53%) OSPF
11 8 (23.53%) BGP
11 8 (23.53%) Project Management
11 8 (23.53%) CCNP
12 7 (20.59%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (20.59%) Wi-Fi
13 6 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
13 6 (17.65%) Firmware
13 6 (17.65%) DNS
13 6 (17.65%) ITIL
13 6 (17.65%) Network Architecture
13 6 (17.65%) Cisco IOS
13 6 (17.65%) Business Continuity
13 6 (17.65%) Retail

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 (11.76%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.88%) Skype for Business
4 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.94%) IBM Notes
4 1 (2.94%) IIS
4 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (26.47%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (26.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (14.71%) IaaS
2 5 (14.71%) Office 365
2 5 (14.71%) PaaS
2 5 (14.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (67.65%) Firewall
1 23 (67.65%) LAN
2 22 (64.71%) WAN
3 11 (32.35%) VPN
3 11 (32.35%) WLAN
4 9 (26.47%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (23.53%) BGP
5 8 (23.53%) OSPF
6 7 (20.59%) Wi-Fi
7 6 (17.65%) Cisco IOS
7 6 (17.65%) DNS
7 6 (17.65%) NX-OS
7 6 (17.65%) VLAN
8 5 (14.71%) DHCP
8 5 (14.71%) TCP/IP
9 4 (11.76%) Cisco Wireless
9 4 (11.76%) Internet
9 4 (11.76%) Intranet
9 4 (11.76%) Wireless
10 3 (8.82%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (17.65%) Retail
2 4 (11.76%) Finance
3 2 (5.88%) Legal
3 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.94%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (29.41%) Network Engineer
2 8 (23.53%) Project Manager
3 4 (11.76%) IT Support
4 3 (8.82%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (8.82%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (8.82%) Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Manager
4 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 3 (8.82%) IT Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) IT Support Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Junior
4 3 (8.82%) Junior Project Manager
4 3 (8.82%) Support Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Technician
5 2 (5.88%) Architect
5 2 (5.88%) Cisco Project Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Support
5 2 (5.88%) Support Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Private Cloud
2 3 (8.82%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.88%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.94%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.94%) CCTV
4 1 (2.94%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.94%) iPhone
4 1 (2.94%) SCADA
4 1 (2.94%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 17 (50.00%) Windows
2 15 (44.12%) Windows Server
3 4 (11.76%) Windows 7
3 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (8.82%) Windows 10
5 2 (5.88%) Android
5 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (26.47%) Problem-Solving
2 8 (23.53%) Project Management
3 7 (20.59%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (17.65%) Business Continuity
4 6 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (17.65%) ITIL
4 6 (17.65%) Network Architecture
5 5 (14.71%) Network Optimisation
6 4 (11.76%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 4 (11.76%) Service Delivery
7 2 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (5.88%) B2B
7 2 (5.88%) Computer Science
7 2 (5.88%) Customer-Centricity
7 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 2 (5.88%) Integration Testing
7 2 (5.88%) Migration
7 2 (5.88%) Service Management
7 2 (5.88%) Storage Management
7 2 (5.88%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.88%) PowerShell
1 2 (5.88%) SQL
2 1 (2.94%) Perl
2 1 (2.94%) Python
2 1 (2.94%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (38.24%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (23.53%) CCNP
3 4 (11.76%) CCNA
3 4 (11.76%) Degree
3 4 (11.76%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (8.82%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (8.82%) CCIE
4 3 (8.82%) SC Cleared
4 3 (8.82%) Security Cleared
5 2 (5.88%) A+ Certification
5 2 (5.88%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (5.88%) DBS Check
5 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (5.88%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (2.94%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 12 (35.29%) Active Directory
2 6 (17.65%) Firmware
3 4 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (8.82%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.94%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (2.94%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (2.94%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (11.76%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (2.94%) Puppet
2 1 (2.94%) SCCM
2 1 (2.94%) SCSM
2 1 (2.94%) Terraform
2 1 (2.94%) Tivoli
2 1 (2.94%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 26 (76.47%) Cisco
2 15 (44.12%) Microsoft
3 10 (29.41%) CheckPoint
4 6 (17.65%) Fortinet
5 4 (11.76%) VMware
6 3 (8.82%) Meraki
7 2 (5.88%) Avaya
7 2 (5.88%) Citrix
7 2 (5.88%) Palo Alto
8 1 (2.94%) ESET
8 1 (2.94%) Lotus
8 1 (2.94%) MobileIron
8 1 (2.94%) NetApp
8 1 (2.94%) Sage
8 1 (2.94%) Siemens
8 1 (2.94%) Trend Micro