The table below looks at the statistics for Unified Communications skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unified Communications over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unified Communications
South East / East Sussex
Rank - - 48
Contract jobs citing Unified Communications 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex - - 0.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £388 £390
% change year-on-year
-9.67% -0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £43.00 -
% change year-on-year
-61.62% -

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

Communications & Networking Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
16 25 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 7.41% 10.96% 17.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 33
Median daily rate £300 £310 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -22.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £119 £278 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £399 £350 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.68% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 10
Median hourly rate £42.00 - £36.25
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.73 - £14.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +26.31%

Unified Communications
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Sussex 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 East Sussex

Unified Communications
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Unified Communications Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex