The table below looks at the statistics for Unified Communications skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unified Communications over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Communications
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Unified Communications 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £425 £350
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £22.50 -
Unified Communications
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
23 29 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 10.22% 11.74% 16.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 25
Median daily rate £393 £190 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+106.57% -45.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £110 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £429 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 15 6
Median hourly rate £25.50 £42.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £27.50 £35.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £49.19 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -2.15%