The table below looks at the statistics for Unified Communications skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unified Communications over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Communications
Rank 61 73 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Contract jobs citing Unified Communications 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.17% 0.38% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.22% 2.68% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Median daily rate £450 £438 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £425 £363
% change year-on-year
-14.11% +17.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.90 £22.00 -
% change year-on-year
+67.72% -
Unified Communications
East of England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
82 112 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 13.78% 14.12% 15.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 59 56
Median daily rate £400 £275 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £220 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £420 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 26 20
Median hourly rate £37.50 £23.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.04% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £20.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £48.75 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £24.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +29.72%

Unified Communications
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 Cambridgeshire

Unified Communications
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Unified Communications Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Unified Communications
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Unified Communications.

1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) Network Design
1 1 (50.00%) Supplier Management
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) iSeries
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (50.00%) Transition Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Network Design
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Supplier Management
1 1 (50.00%) Transition Management
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) VMware