The table below looks at the statistics for H.323 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited H.323 over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
H.323 (H323)
Rank 62 63 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing H.323 3 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.39% 0.50% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.34% 2.76% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Average daily rate £370 £525 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.52% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £500 £425
% change year-on-year
-26.00% +17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 - -
H.323
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Communications & Networking Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
128 145 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 16.69% 17.95% 12.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 92 44
Average daily rate £370 £340 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £280 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £435 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £342 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.43% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 4 5
Average hourly rate £11.80 £26.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.61% +73.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.73 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £26.00 £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
- +46.34%

H.323
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing H.323 across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

H.323 Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

H.323
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing H.323 across the Birmingham region.

H.323 Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

H.323
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing H.323 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 H.323.

1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) VoIP
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) OSPF
1 3 (100.00%) BGP
1 3 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 3 (100.00%) Change Management
1 3 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
1 3 (100.00%) VLAN
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (100.00%) Spanning Tree
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre

H.323
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing H.323 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 H.323. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) BGP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) OSPF
1 3 (100.00%) Spanning Tree
1 3 (100.00%) VLAN
1 3 (100.00%) VoIP
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Network Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (100.00%) Change Management
1 3 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco