The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Video Conferencing in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Video Conferencing over the 3 months to 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Videoconferencing
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Video Conferencing 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £263 £360 £259
% change year-on-year
-27.08% +39.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £17.50 £10.00
% change year-on-year
-28.57% +75.00%
Video Conferencing
West Midlands

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

Miscellaneous Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
186 149 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 27.97% 25.04% 23.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 76 74
Average daily rate £375 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £161 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 5
Average hourly rate £14.00 £18.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.32% +27.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £9.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £26.00 £16.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

Video Conferencing
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Video Conferencing across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Video Conferencing Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Video Conferencing
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Video Conferencing Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Video Conferencing
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Video Conferencing across the Birmingham region.

Video Conferencing Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Video Conferencing
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Video Conferencing 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 Video Conferencing.

1 3 (75.00%) MS Office
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) Citrix
1 3 (75.00%) Windows XP
1 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (75.00%) Blackberry
1 3 (75.00%) Wireless
1 3 (75.00%) German Language
1 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (25.00%) Intranet
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) Law
3 1 (25.00%) Document Management
3 1 (25.00%) Office 365
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010

Video Conferencing
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Video Conferencing 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 Video Conferencing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Office
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Wireless
2 1 (25.00%) Intranet
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
General
1 3 (75.00%) German Language
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Desktop Support
1 3 (75.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 2 (50.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Desktop Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint Architect
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (75.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Document Management
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Citrix
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft