The table below looks at the statistics for Unified Communications skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unified Communications over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unified Communications
Rank 26 - 36
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Unified Communications 1 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.49% - 1.95%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.04% - 10.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 - £19.50
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Communications & Networking Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
49 44 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 23.79% 20.95% 18.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 26 21
Average daily rate £400 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £140 £142
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £326 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +1.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 £34.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.30% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+31.94% -28.00%

Unified Communications
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Unified Communications across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Unified Communications Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Unified Communications
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Unified Communications across the Basingstoke region.

Unified Communications Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Unified Communications also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Unified Communications.

1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) ATM
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (75.00%) SUSE
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Server
2 3 (75.00%) Change Management
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (25.00%) iSCSI
3 1 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) NAS
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Software Deployment
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (25.00%) MOS
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Vista
3 1 (25.00%) Life Science

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Unified Communications also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Unified Communications. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) ATM
2 1 (25.00%) VoIP
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (25.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Life Science
2 1 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) SUSE
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Vista
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (25.00%) UNIX
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (75.00%) Change Management
1 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (25.00%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCSA
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (25.00%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Server
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle