The table below looks at the statistics for Unified Communications skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unified Communications over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Communications
Rank 65 68 71
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +3
Contract jobs citing Unified Communications 1 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.13% 0.49% 0.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.16% 3.60% 2.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 3
Median daily rate - £361 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -15.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 -
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Unified Communications
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
86 111 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 11.56% 13.50% 12.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 62 70
Median daily rate £325 £335 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.98% -10.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £147 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 13
Median hourly rate £20.25 £27.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.36% +96.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.09 £11.00 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.60 £41.25 £22.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

Unified Communications
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol region citing Unified Communications as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Unified Communications Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Unified Communications
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Unified Communications Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Unified Communications also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Unified Communications.

1 4 (44.44%) Incident Management
1 4 (44.44%) Test Strategy
2 3 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 3 (33.33%) JIRA
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (22.22%) CCNA
3 2 (22.22%) HP
3 2 (22.22%) MPLS
3 2 (22.22%) QA
3 2 (22.22%) SLA
3 2 (22.22%) XMPP
3 2 (22.22%) Migration
3 2 (22.22%) WebEx
3 2 (22.22%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
3 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds
4 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (11.11%) Network Management
4 1 (11.11%) F5
4 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) FWSM
4 1 (11.11%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Network Security
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (11.11%) HSRP
4 1 (11.11%) Resilience Testing

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) MPLS
1 2 (22.22%) WebEx
2 1 (11.11%) BGP
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco IPT
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (11.11%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) FWSM
2 1 (11.11%) HSRP
2 1 (11.11%) IP Telephony
2 1 (11.11%) Network Security
2 1 (11.11%) OSPF
2 1 (11.11%) PPP
2 1 (11.11%) VoIP
2 1 (11.11%) VPN
2 1 (11.11%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) JIRA
General
1 1 (11.11%) Billing
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Test Manager
2 3 (33.33%) Unified Communications Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Unified Communications Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Migration Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Network Security Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) Network Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) Security Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) Telephony Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) Wiki
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Incident Management
1 4 (44.44%) Test Strategy
2 3 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 2 (22.22%) Migration
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (11.11%) Network Management
4 1 (11.11%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) Resilience Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Stress Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Test Management
4 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) CCNA
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco
2 2 (22.22%) HP
3 1 (11.11%) CA
3 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
3 1 (11.11%) F5
3 1 (11.11%) IBM
3 1 (11.11%) IronPort
3 1 (11.11%) Nokia
3 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £390.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago