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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Videoconferencing
Rank 170 183 200
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +17
Contract jobs citing Video Conferencing 38 16 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.65% 0.28% 0.37%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.72% 0.73% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 11 13
Average daily rate
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£413 £250 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+65.00% -33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £215 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £410 £610
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £201 £300
% change year-on-year
+71.59% -32.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 6
Average hourly rate £19.50 £22.38 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.84% +39.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.25 £14.50 £10.40
% change year-on-year
-15.51% +39.42%
Video Conferencing
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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 City of London region.

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2208 2178 2715
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 37.71% 37.53% 38.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1761 1581 1987
Average daily rate £475 £470 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.06% -1.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 42 71
Average hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.90 £12.81 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.05 £36.50 £47.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.08 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-9.14% +5.00%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 38 (59.38%) Cisco
2 27 (42.19%) Microsoft
3 26 (40.63%) LAN
4 22 (34.38%) WAN
5 19 (29.69%) Windows
5 19 (29.69%) VPN
6 16 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 16 (25.00%) MS Office
6 16 (25.00%) ITIL
6 16 (25.00%) Lync
7 15 (23.44%) Microsoft Certification
7 15 (23.44%) Firewall
8 13 (20.31%) Wireless
8 13 (20.31%) TCP/IP
8 13 (20.31%) MS Exchange
9 12 (18.75%) VoIP
9 12 (18.75%) MCSA
9 12 (18.75%) MPLS
10 11 (17.19%) Finance
10 11 (17.19%) Linux
10 11 (17.19%) MCSE
10 11 (17.19%) CheckPoint
11 10 (15.63%) VMware
11 10 (15.63%) Polycom
11 10 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
12 9 (14.06%) OSPF
12 9 (14.06%) BGP
12 9 (14.06%) IPsec
12 9 (14.06%) Citrix
12 9 (14.06%) PRINCE2

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 16 (25.00%) Lync
2 13 (20.31%) MS Exchange
3 6 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (6.25%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.56%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.56%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 16 (25.00%) MS Office
2 5 (7.81%) MS Excel
3 4 (6.25%) MS Project
4 3 (4.69%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (4.69%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (1.56%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.69%) Google Apps
2 2 (3.13%) Office 365
2 2 (3.13%) SaaS
3 1 (1.56%) IaaS
3 1 (1.56%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 26 (40.63%) LAN
2 22 (34.38%) WAN
3 19 (29.69%) VPN
4 15 (23.44%) Firewall
5 13 (20.31%) Wireless
5 13 (20.31%) TCP/IP
6 12 (18.75%) VoIP
6 12 (18.75%) MPLS
7 9 (14.06%) OSPF
7 9 (14.06%) BGP
7 9 (14.06%) IPsec
8 8 (12.50%) BIG-IP
8 8 (12.50%) WLAN
8 8 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
8 8 (12.50%) Cisco ISE
9 6 (9.38%) Software-Defined Networking
9 6 (9.38%) Spanning Tree
9 6 (9.38%) HSRP
9 6 (9.38%) VRRP
9 6 (9.38%) DMZ
General
1 11 (17.19%) Finance
2 4 (6.25%) Advertising
2 4 (6.25%) Publishing
3 3 (4.69%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.13%) Back Office
4 2 (3.13%) Law
4 2 (3.13%) Banking
4 2 (3.13%) Marketing
5 1 (1.56%) French Language
5 1 (1.56%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.56%) Billing
5 1 (1.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (23.44%) Analyst
2 10 (15.63%) Network Engineer
3 8 (12.50%) Support Analyst
3 8 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (7.81%) 1st Line Support
4 5 (7.81%) Senior Network Engineer
4 5 (7.81%) IT Support
5 4 (6.25%) Desktop Analyst
5 4 (6.25%) Audio Engineer
5 4 (6.25%) Service Desk Analyst
5 4 (6.25%) Network Support
5 4 (6.25%) Senior Network Analyst
5 4 (6.25%) Service Analyst
5 4 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (6.25%) Network Analyst
6 3 (4.69%) Network Support Analyst
6 3 (4.69%) Consultant
6 3 (4.69%) Project Manager
6 3 (4.69%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.50%) 802.1X
2 5 (7.81%) XMPP
3 2 (3.13%) COM
4 1 (1.56%) MAPI
4 1 (1.56%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.25%) Blackberry
1 4 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.69%) iPhone
3 2 (3.13%) User Experience
3 2 (3.13%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.56%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.56%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.56%) Apple TV
4 1 (1.56%) Social Media
4 1 (1.56%) iPad
4 1 (1.56%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.56%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.56%) 3D Printing
4 1 (1.56%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.56%) AS400
4 1 (1.56%) Cryptography
4 1 (1.56%) SecurID
4 1 (1.56%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 19 (29.69%) Windows
2 11 (17.19%) Linux
3 7 (10.94%) Debian
3 7 (10.94%) Android
4 6 (9.38%) Mac OS X
5 5 (7.81%) Windows 7
6 4 (6.25%) Windows 8
6 4 (6.25%) Windows Phone
7 1 (1.56%) UNIX
7 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.56%) VMS
7 1 (1.56%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (25.00%) ITIL
2 9 (14.06%) PRINCE2
3 7 (10.94%) Project Management
4 6 (9.38%) Configuration Management
4 6 (9.38%) Incident Management
5 5 (7.81%) Service Management
5 5 (7.81%) Identity Management
5 5 (7.81%) Asset Management
5 5 (7.81%) Investment Management
6 4 (6.25%) Change Management
7 3 (4.69%) Migration
7 3 (4.69%) Functional Testing
7 3 (4.69%) Software Deployment
8 2 (3.13%) Infrastructure Management
8 2 (3.13%) Time Management
8 2 (3.13%) Performance Management
8 2 (3.13%) Information Management
8 2 (3.13%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (3.13%) Scrum
8 2 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.69%) PowerShell
2 2 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (23.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (18.75%) MCSA
3 11 (17.19%) MCSE
4 8 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 7 (10.94%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (10.94%) CCSA
6 6 (9.38%) MCP
6 6 (9.38%) CCNP
7 5 (7.81%) Security Cleared
8 4 (6.25%) DV Cleared
9 3 (4.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 3 (4.69%) CCNA
9 3 (4.69%) A+ Certification
9 3 (4.69%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (3.13%) CCIE
10 2 (3.13%) Degree
11 1 (1.56%) SC Cleared
11 1 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (1.56%) PMP
11 1 (1.56%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (4.69%) QA
1 3 (4.69%) Dodd-Frank
2 2 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 6 (9.38%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (6.25%) SCCM
2 4 (6.25%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (6.25%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (1.56%) XenMobile
3 1 (1.56%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 38 (59.38%) Cisco
2 27 (42.19%) Microsoft
3 11 (17.19%) CheckPoint
4 10 (15.63%) VMware
4 10 (15.63%) Polycom
5 9 (14.06%) Citrix
6 7 (10.94%) Red Hat
6 7 (10.94%) Apple
7 5 (7.81%) Juniper
8 4 (6.25%) McAfee
8 4 (6.25%) Avaya
8 4 (6.25%) Dell
8 4 (6.25%) Riverbed
9 3 (4.69%) Google
9 3 (4.69%) Tandberg
9 3 (4.69%) ServiceNow
9 3 (4.69%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (3.13%) BT
10 2 (3.13%) Adobe
10 2 (3.13%) Remedy