The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Video Conferencing in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Video Conferencing over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Videoconferencing
Rank 34 - 48
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Video Conferencing 14 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.11% - 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 10.14% - 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Average daily rate
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£138 - £111
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £355 £305
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +16.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 0 0
Average hourly rate £24.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £10.30 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+137.86% -62.54%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Miscellaneous Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
138 142 153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 30.67% 38.17% 37.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 72 63
Average daily rate £325 £300 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £226 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 22 35
Average hourly rate £27.50 £38.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £12.00 £17.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £60.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.90 £17.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -32.69%

Video Conferencing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Video Conferencing Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Video Conferencing
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Video Conferencing Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Video Conferencing
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Video Conferencing Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Video Conferencing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 13 (81.25%) VoIP
2 12 (75.00%) Polycom
3 5 (31.25%) VPN
3 5 (31.25%) Cisco
4 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (25.00%) Windows
4 4 (25.00%) Blackberry
4 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (18.75%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 3 (18.75%) Nokia
5 3 (18.75%) Apple
5 3 (18.75%) CheckPoint
5 3 (18.75%) Symantec
5 3 (18.75%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (18.75%) Windows XP
6 2 (12.50%) MCP
6 2 (12.50%) UNIX
6 2 (12.50%) Linux
6 2 (12.50%) MCSE
6 2 (12.50%) MCSA
6 2 (12.50%) LAN
6 2 (12.50%) WAN
6 2 (12.50%) Remedy
6 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (12.50%) A+ Certification
6 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (12.50%) Incident Management
6 2 (12.50%) MOS
7 1 (6.25%) Firewall

Video Conferencing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (81.25%) VoIP
2 5 (31.25%) VPN
3 2 (12.50%) LAN
3 2 (12.50%) WAN
4 1 (6.25%) Firewall
4 1 (6.25%) Wireless
4 1 (6.25%) Wireshark
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (6.25%) tcpdump
4 1 (6.25%) WLAN
General
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) VoIP Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) IT Support
3 1 (6.25%) Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) 1st Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
1 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (18.75%) Windows XP
3 2 (12.50%) UNIX
3 2 (12.50%) Linux
4 1 (6.25%) Android
4 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (12.50%) Incident Management
2 1 (6.25%) Data Security
2 1 (6.25%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) MCP
1 2 (12.50%) MCSE
1 2 (12.50%) MCSA
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (12.50%) A+ Certification
1 2 (12.50%) MOS
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.25%) CCNP
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 3 (18.75%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) Polycom
2 5 (31.25%) Cisco
3 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (18.75%) Nokia
4 3 (18.75%) Apple
4 3 (18.75%) CheckPoint
4 3 (18.75%) Symantec
5 2 (12.50%) Remedy
6 1 (6.25%) MobileIron
6 1 (6.25%) ServiceNow
6 1 (6.25%) Juniper
6 1 (6.25%) HP
6 1 (6.25%) Dell