The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Video Conferencing in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Video Conferencing over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the City of London region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Videoconferencing
Rank 188 188 203
Rank change year-on-year
0 +15
Contract jobs citing Video Conferencing 16 17 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.26% 0.27% 0.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.79% 0.87% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 16
Average daily rate £350 £440 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.45% +44.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £171 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £530 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £353 £388 £300
% change year-on-year
-9.03% +29.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £21.00 £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.75 £10.00 £15.25
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -34.42%
Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2017 1963 2625
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 32.41% 31.27% 32.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1519 1448 1970
Average daily rate £500 £475 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £625 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 55 73
Average hourly rate £22.50 £21.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £16.00 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £135.00 £46.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £20.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.50% -20.00%
Video Conferencing
London

Video Conferencing
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Video Conferencing Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Video Conferencing
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Video Conferencing Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Video Conferencing
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Video Conferencing across the City of London region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Video Conferencing Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Video Conferencing
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Video Conferencing Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Video Conferencing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 15 (53.57%) Microsoft
2 12 (42.86%) Windows
3 10 (35.71%) Cisco
3 10 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (32.14%) WAN
4 9 (32.14%) Unified Communications
5 8 (28.57%) Lync
5 8 (28.57%) LAN
6 7 (25.00%) ITIL
6 7 (25.00%) MS Exchange
6 7 (25.00%) CCNA
6 7 (25.00%) Finance
7 6 (21.43%) Telecoms
7 6 (21.43%) Firewall
7 6 (21.43%) Active Directory
7 6 (21.43%) TCP/IP
7 6 (21.43%) DNS
8 5 (17.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 5 (17.86%) Clearswift
8 5 (17.86%) Law
8 5 (17.86%) Mitel
8 5 (17.86%) Cisco IOS
8 5 (17.86%) SCCM
8 5 (17.86%) Polycom
9 4 (14.29%) Banking
9 4 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (14.29%) Wireless
9 4 (14.29%) Symantec
9 4 (14.29%) Citrix
9 4 (14.29%) VoIP

Video Conferencing
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 8 (28.57%) Lync
2 7 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 5 (17.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS Office
2 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Eikon
Communications & Networking
1 9 (32.14%) WAN
1 9 (32.14%) Unified Communications
2 8 (28.57%) LAN
3 6 (21.43%) DNS
3 6 (21.43%) TCP/IP
3 6 (21.43%) Firewall
4 5 (17.86%) Cisco IOS
5 4 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (14.29%) Wireless
5 4 (14.29%) VoIP
5 4 (14.29%) DHCP
6 3 (10.71%) Ethernet
6 3 (10.71%) MPLS
6 3 (10.71%) OSPF
6 3 (10.71%) BGP
7 2 (7.14%) VPN
7 2 (7.14%) S/MIME
7 2 (7.14%) SAN
7 2 (7.14%) DMZ
7 2 (7.14%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 7 (25.00%) Finance
2 6 (21.43%) Telecoms
3 5 (17.86%) Law
4 4 (14.29%) Banking
5 1 (3.57%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (14.29%) Architect
1 4 (14.29%) Network Engineer
1 4 (14.29%) Enterprise Architect
2 3 (10.71%) Analyst
2 3 (10.71%) Network Consultant
2 3 (10.71%) Consultant
3 2 (7.14%) Project Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) Support Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) Trainee
3 2 (7.14%) Messaging Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) Desktop Support
3 2 (7.14%) Communications Analyst
4 1 (3.57%) Desktop Team Leader
4 1 (3.57%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) Service Support Manager
4 1 (3.57%) Messaging Analyst
4 1 (3.57%) Support Manager
4 1 (3.57%) Support Team Leader
4 1 (3.57%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) Communications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) SOAP
1 3 (10.71%) Web Services
1 3 (10.71%) XML
1 3 (10.71%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) NHS
1 3 (10.71%) Blackberry
2 2 (7.14%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.57%) Fat Client
3 1 (3.57%) Hedge funds
3 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.57%) IPTV
3 1 (3.57%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 12 (42.86%) Windows
2 4 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 2 (7.14%) Apple iOS
3 2 (7.14%) Mac OS X
3 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (7.14%) Android
3 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (7.14%) UNIX
4 1 (3.57%) Windows XP
4 1 (3.57%) Windows 8
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) ITIL
2 3 (10.71%) Data Modelling
2 3 (10.71%) e-GIF
2 3 (10.71%) CMMI
2 3 (10.71%) Business Continuity
2 3 (10.71%) TOGAF
2 3 (10.71%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (10.71%) WAN Optimisation
2 3 (10.71%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (7.14%) Low Latency
3 2 (7.14%) Problem Management
3 2 (7.14%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (3.57%) Risk Management
4 1 (3.57%) Validation
4 1 (3.57%) ETRM
4 1 (3.57%) Load Balancing
4 1 (3.57%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.57%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.14%) C
1 2 (7.14%) Perl
1 2 (7.14%) PHP
1 2 (7.14%) SQL
2 1 (3.57%) VB
2 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (25.00%) CCNA
3 3 (10.71%) CCIE
3 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (10.71%) Degree
4 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.57%) MCP
4 1 (3.57%) MCSE
4 1 (3.57%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) COBIT
1 3 (10.71%) HL7
System Software
1 6 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.57%) XenApp
3 1 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (3.57%) ISA Server
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (17.86%) SCCM
2 4 (14.29%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 3 (10.71%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (7.14%) CA Spectrum
4 2 (7.14%) SCOM
4 2 (7.14%) Cacti
4 2 (7.14%) CiscoWorks
5 1 (3.57%) ARCserve
5 1 (3.57%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (53.57%) Microsoft
2 10 (35.71%) Cisco
3 5 (17.86%) Clearswift
3 5 (17.86%) Polycom
3 5 (17.86%) Mitel
4 4 (14.29%) RightFax
4 4 (14.29%) Symantec
4 4 (14.29%) Citrix
5 3 (10.71%) Tandberg
5 3 (10.71%) Riverbed
6 2 (7.14%) VMware
6 2 (7.14%) CA
6 2 (7.14%) NetApp
6 2 (7.14%) Bloomberg
6 2 (7.14%) NetScout
7 1 (3.57%) Becrypt
7 1 (3.57%) Blue Coat
7 1 (3.57%) Brocade
7 1 (3.57%) Fidessa
7 1 (3.57%) Peregrine
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