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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Communications
Rank - - 35
Contract jobs citing Unified Communications 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex - - 0.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 4.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £395
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 -
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Unified Communications
South East

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
17 24 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 7.00% 7.64% 14.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 19
Median daily rate £225 £305 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.22% -6.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £190 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £310 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 6
Median hourly rate £42.00 £9.75 £31.15
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+330.76% -68.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £9.50 £19.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £10.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.17%

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