The 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 26 May 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Videoconferencing
Rank 175 194 188
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -6
Contract jobs citing Video Conferencing 24 8 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.44% 0.13% 0.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.22% 0.35% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 7 11
Average daily rate
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£340 £390 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.82% -11.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £225 £352
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £295 £250 £300
% change year-on-year
+18.00% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £10.09 - £23.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.25 £10.00 £10.00
% change year-on-year
+22.50% -
Video Conferencing
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1962 2286 2375
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 36.01% 38.32% 37.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1532 1760 1778
Average daily rate £475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £290 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 26 53
Average hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -16.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.90 £11.80 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.70 £48.87 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.90 £22.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-16.00% +2.27%

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 26 May 2015.

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 26 May 2015, 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 24 (58.54%) Cisco
2 21 (51.22%) Microsoft
3 19 (46.34%) Windows
4 17 (41.46%) ITIL
5 16 (39.02%) LAN
6 14 (34.15%) MS Office
6 14 (34.15%) Lync
7 12 (29.27%) Linux
7 12 (29.27%) Wireless
8 11 (26.83%) Incident Management
8 11 (26.83%) Active Directory
8 11 (26.83%) VPN
9 10 (24.39%) MS Exchange
9 10 (24.39%) VoIP
9 10 (24.39%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (21.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 9 (21.95%) MCSE
10 9 (21.95%) Dodd-Frank
11 8 (19.51%) VMware
11 8 (19.51%) IP Telephony
11 8 (19.51%) VMware Infrastructure
12 7 (17.07%) Cisco IPT
12 7 (17.07%) Cisco IOS
12 7 (17.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 7 (17.07%) Debian
12 7 (17.07%) Red Hat
12 7 (17.07%) Remedy
12 7 (17.07%) A+ Certification
12 7 (17.07%) MCSA
13 6 (14.63%) Finance

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

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 14 (34.15%) Lync
2 10 (24.39%) MS Exchange
3 3 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.44%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 14 (34.15%) MS Office
2 3 (7.32%) Spreadsheet
2 3 (7.32%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.44%) Photoshop
3 1 (2.44%) MS Project
3 1 (2.44%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 16 (39.02%) LAN
2 12 (29.27%) Wireless
3 11 (26.83%) VPN
4 10 (24.39%) VoIP
5 8 (19.51%) IP Telephony
6 7 (17.07%) Cisco IPT
6 7 (17.07%) Cisco IOS
7 5 (12.20%) Unified Communications
7 5 (12.20%) TCP/IP
8 4 (9.76%) WAN
9 3 (7.32%) VLAN
9 3 (7.32%) Ethernet
10 2 (4.88%) WebEx
10 2 (4.88%) H.323
10 2 (4.88%) Firewall
10 2 (4.88%) WLAN
11 1 (2.44%) IMAP
11 1 (2.44%) iSCSI
11 1 (2.44%) Network Security
11 1 (2.44%) FCoE
General
1 6 (14.63%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Law
2 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.88%) Marketing
3 1 (2.44%) French Language
3 1 (2.44%) Legal
3 1 (2.44%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (31.71%) Analyst
2 10 (24.39%) Service Analyst
2 10 (24.39%) Service Desk Analyst
3 8 (19.51%) 1st Line Support
4 7 (17.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (12.20%) IT Support
6 4 (9.76%) Support Analyst
7 3 (7.32%) Communications Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) Network Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) Unified Communications Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Support Technician
8 2 (4.88%) Support Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) IT Support Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) IT Support Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Audio Engineer
9 1 (2.44%) ScrumMaster
9 1 (2.44%) Installation Technician
9 1 (2.44%) Senior Network Engineer
9 1 (2.44%) 2nd Line Support
9 1 (2.44%) Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.88%) COM
2 1 (2.44%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (2.44%) XMPP
2 1 (2.44%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) iPhone
2 2 (4.88%) User Experience
3 1 (2.44%) Photography
3 1 (2.44%) iPad
3 1 (2.44%) AS400
3 1 (2.44%) Statistics
3 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.44%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.44%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.44%) 3D Printing
3 1 (2.44%) Apple TV
3 1 (2.44%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.44%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 19 (46.34%) Windows
2 12 (29.27%) Linux
3 7 (17.07%) Debian
4 3 (7.32%) Android
5 2 (4.88%) Mac OS X
6 1 (2.44%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.44%) NetWare
6 1 (2.44%) VMS
6 1 (2.44%) UNIX
6 1 (2.44%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (41.46%) ITIL
2 11 (26.83%) Incident Management
3 5 (12.20%) PRINCE2
3 5 (12.20%) Configuration Management
4 4 (9.76%) Project Management
4 4 (9.76%) Change Management
5 2 (4.88%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (4.88%) Database Mirroring
5 2 (4.88%) Performance Management
6 1 (2.44%) Wealth Management
6 1 (2.44%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (2.44%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.44%) Workflow
6 1 (2.44%) Scrum
6 1 (2.44%) Business Continuity
6 1 (2.44%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.44%) Service Management
6 1 (2.44%) Asset Management
6 1 (2.44%) Document Management
6 1 (2.44%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (24.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (21.95%) MCSE
3 7 (17.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 7 (17.07%) A+ Certification
3 7 (17.07%) MCSA
4 5 (12.20%) DV Cleared
4 5 (12.20%) Security Cleared
5 4 (9.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (4.88%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (4.88%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (4.88%) MCP
6 2 (4.88%) CCNP
6 2 (4.88%) Degree
7 1 (2.44%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (21.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 9 (21.95%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 11 (26.83%) Active Directory
2 8 (19.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.44%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 24 (58.54%) Cisco
2 21 (51.22%) Microsoft
3 8 (19.51%) VMware
4 7 (17.07%) Red Hat
4 7 (17.07%) Remedy
5 4 (9.76%) Avaya
6 3 (7.32%) Polycom
6 3 (7.32%) Apple
7 2 (4.88%) Adobe
7 2 (4.88%) SolarWinds
7 2 (4.88%) Tandberg
7 2 (4.88%) Google
8 1 (2.44%) F5
8 1 (2.44%) Nortel
8 1 (2.44%) Citrix
8 1 (2.44%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.44%) Bloomberg
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