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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Videoconferencing
Rank 51 41 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Contract jobs citing Video Conferencing 7 11 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.36% 2.27% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.15% 7.53% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 0
Average daily rate
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£255 £120 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+112.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £250 £355
% change year-on-year
+31.86% -29.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 0
Average hourly rate - £24.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £15.50 £10.30
% change year-on-year
+45.16% +50.48%
Video Conferencing
Cambridgeshire

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
136 146 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 26.41% 30.17% 35.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 82 63
Average daily rate £370 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £150 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £635 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 30 18
Average hourly rate £15.77 £27.50 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.65% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £21.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £56.25 £60.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+7.62% +14.28%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Video Conferencing across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Video Conferencing Daily Rate Histogram 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 28 August 2015, 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 6 (54.55%) TCP/IP
1 6 (54.55%) VPN
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) Firewall
3 4 (36.36%) Telecoms
3 4 (36.36%) HSRP
3 4 (36.36%) LAN
3 4 (36.36%) VoIP
3 4 (36.36%) WLAN
3 4 (36.36%) WAN
3 4 (36.36%) Nokia
3 4 (36.36%) OSPF
3 4 (36.36%) BGP
3 4 (36.36%) VRRP
4 3 (27.27%) Mac OS X
4 3 (27.27%) Apple
4 3 (27.27%) Windows
4 3 (27.27%) Linux
4 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
4 3 (27.27%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (27.27%) Polycom
5 2 (18.18%) Data Protection
5 2 (18.18%) Android
5 2 (18.18%) Asset Management
5 2 (18.18%) Wireless
5 2 (18.18%) Cisco
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Phone
5 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
5 2 (18.18%) Lync
5 2 (18.18%) Skype

Video Conferencing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 2 (18.18%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) TCP/IP
1 6 (54.55%) VPN
2 5 (45.45%) Firewall
3 4 (36.36%) HSRP
3 4 (36.36%) OSPF
3 4 (36.36%) BGP
3 4 (36.36%) VRRP
3 4 (36.36%) LAN
3 4 (36.36%) VoIP
3 4 (36.36%) WLAN
3 4 (36.36%) WAN
4 3 (27.27%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (18.18%) Wireless
5 2 (18.18%) Skype
6 1 (9.09%) WebEx
6 1 (9.09%) Cisco IPT
6 1 (9.09%) Network Security
General
1 4 (36.36%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Network Manager
2 2 (18.18%) 1st Line Support Technician
2 2 (18.18%) Support Technician
2 2 (18.18%) 1st Line Support
2 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Telephony Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Network Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Junior
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) Blackberry
2 1 (9.09%) Handset
2 1 (9.09%) CMDB
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
1 3 (27.27%) Mac OS X
2 2 (18.18%) Android
2 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Phone
3 1 (9.09%) UNIX
3 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
3 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Asset Management
1 2 (18.18%) Data Protection
2 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
2 1 (9.09%) B2B
2 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
2 1 (9.09%) Service Management
2 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) MCP
1 1 (9.09%) MCSE
1 1 (9.09%) MCSA
1 1 (9.09%) CCIE
1 1 (9.09%) CCNP
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (9.09%) A+ Certification
1 1 (9.09%) MOS
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (9.09%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) Nokia
3 3 (27.27%) Apple
3 3 (27.27%) Polycom
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco
5 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
5 1 (9.09%) Symantec
5 1 (9.09%) Remedy