The table below looks at the statistics for H.323 skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited H.323 over the 3 months to 26 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
H.323 (H323)
Rank 531 506 499
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -7
Contract jobs citing H.323 25 24 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.054% 0.054% 0.017%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.37% 0.40% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 13 4
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£276 £475 £408
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.84% +16.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £380 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £505 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £425 £408
% change year-on-year
-47.05% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Communications & Networking Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
6788 6019 6537
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.70% 13.53% 15.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 3869 3256 3192
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £223 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 369 371 607
Average hourly rate £22.69 £18.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.05% -16.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £11.58 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £41.37 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%

H.323
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing H.323 across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

H.323 Jobs Demand Trend in England

H.323
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing H.323 across the England region.

H.323 Daily Rate Trend in England

H.323
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing H.323 across the England region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

H.323 Daily Rate Histogram in England

H.323
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing H.323 across the England region.

H.323 Hourly Rate Trend in England

H.323
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing H.323 within the England region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +15 16 £400 -10.61% 1
South West -24 4 - - 1
South East -32 2 £205 -56.84%
North West - 2 - -
Yorkshire 0 1 £288 -36.11%
East of England 0 1 - -
East Midlands - - - -
North East - - - -
West Midlands - - - - 3
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H.323
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing H.323 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 H.323.

1 37 (88.10%) Cisco
2 15 (35.71%) Lync
3 14 (33.33%) Cisco CUCM
3 14 (33.33%) Avaya
3 14 (33.33%) MGCP
3 14 (33.33%) Polycom
3 14 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
4 13 (30.95%) Tandberg
4 13 (30.95%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (26.19%) CCNP
6 10 (23.81%) VoIP
6 10 (23.81%) Finance
7 9 (21.43%) XMPP
7 9 (21.43%) Cisco IPT
7 9 (21.43%) Microsoft
7 9 (21.43%) Windows
8 8 (19.05%) LAN
8 8 (19.05%) Telecoms
9 7 (16.67%) TCP/IP
9 7 (16.67%) MPLS
9 7 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (14.29%) PBX
10 6 (14.29%) WAN
10 6 (14.29%) ITIL
10 6 (14.29%) SharePoint
10 6 (14.29%) IP Telephony
11 5 (11.90%) Security Cleared
11 5 (11.90%) SC Cleared
11 5 (11.90%) CCVP
11 5 (11.90%) MS Exchange

H.323
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing H.323 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 H.323. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (35.71%) Lync
2 6 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 5 (11.90%) MS Exchange
4 4 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (9.52%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.38%) FileNet
Applications
1 4 (9.52%) AutoCAD
2 2 (4.76%) MS Office
2 2 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (33.33%) MGCP
2 10 (23.81%) VoIP
3 9 (21.43%) Cisco IPT
4 8 (19.05%) LAN
5 7 (16.67%) MPLS
5 7 (16.67%) TCP/IP
6 6 (14.29%) WAN
6 6 (14.29%) PBX
6 6 (14.29%) IP Telephony
7 5 (11.90%) RTP
7 5 (11.90%) ISDN
7 5 (11.90%) VPN
8 4 (9.52%) DNS
8 4 (9.52%) DHCP
8 4 (9.52%) Ethernet
8 4 (9.52%) OSPF
8 4 (9.52%) BGP
8 4 (9.52%) QSIG
9 3 (7.14%) Firewall
9 3 (7.14%) SCCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.52%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (23.81%) Finance
2 8 (19.05%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.76%) Banking
4 1 (2.38%) Retail
4 1 (2.38%) Billing
4 1 (2.38%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.38%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (2.38%) Back Office
4 1 (2.38%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 8 (19.05%) Audio Engineer
2 6 (14.29%) Voice Engineer
3 5 (11.90%) Cisco Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Exchange Specialist
4 4 (9.52%) Exchange Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Network Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Telephony Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Design Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Designer
5 3 (7.14%) Operations Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) IP Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Network Operations Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) IP Telephony Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) Voice Support Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) Voice Specialist
7 1 (2.38%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (2.38%) Consultant
7 1 (2.38%) Lead Designer
7 1 (2.38%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (21.43%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
2 7 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (9.52%) Clustering
4 3 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (4.76%) Digital Media
5 2 (4.76%) Cryptography
6 1 (2.38%) Mathematics
6 1 (2.38%) IVR
6 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (21.43%) Windows
2 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.38%) UNIX
3 1 (2.38%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.38%) Linux
3 1 (2.38%) Windows 2000
3 1 (2.38%) Windows NT
3 1 (2.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (14.29%) ITIL
2 4 (9.52%) Change Management
2 4 (9.52%) Technical Architecture
2 4 (9.52%) High Availability
3 3 (7.14%) Time Management
3 3 (7.14%) Service Management
3 3 (7.14%) Workforce Management Optimization
3 3 (7.14%) Load Balancing
4 2 (4.76%) Asset Management
4 2 (4.76%) Risk Management
4 2 (4.76%) Line Management
4 2 (4.76%) Release Management
5 1 (2.38%) Investment Management
5 1 (2.38%) Test Automation
5 1 (2.38%) Network Architecture
5 1 (2.38%) Network Management
5 1 (2.38%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (2.38%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (2.38%) Cisco ICM Scripting
5 1 (2.38%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.76%) C
2 1 (2.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (30.95%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (26.19%) CCNP
3 5 (11.90%) CCVP
3 5 (11.90%) SC Cleared
3 5 (11.90%) Security Cleared
4 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (9.52%) JNCIS
4 4 (9.52%) MCITP
4 4 (9.52%) MCSE
4 4 (9.52%) CCIE
5 3 (7.14%) Degree
5 3 (7.14%) DV Cleared
6 2 (4.76%) CCNA
7 1 (2.38%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 4 (9.52%) ISA Server
1 4 (9.52%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 14 (33.33%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (9.52%) Cisco UCCX
3 3 (7.14%) CA Spectrum
4 2 (4.76%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (2.38%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (2.38%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 37 (88.10%) Cisco
2 14 (33.33%) Avaya
2 14 (33.33%) Polycom
3 13 (30.95%) Tandberg
4 9 (21.43%) Microsoft
5 5 (11.90%) Verint
6 4 (9.52%) BT
6 4 (9.52%) Juniper
7 3 (7.14%) CA
7 3 (7.14%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.38%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (2.38%) Speakerbus
8 1 (2.38%) NetSuite
8 1 (2.38%) HP
8 1 (2.38%) RightFax
8 1 (2.38%) SolarWinds