The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Video Conferencing in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Video Conferencing over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the England region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Videoconferencing
Rank 460 424 436
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +12
Contract jobs citing Video Conferencing 130 79 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.25% 0.18% 0.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.97% 0.70% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 19 76
Average daily rate £335 £395 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.18% +26.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £173 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £528 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £375 £300
% change year-on-year
-8.00% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 14 29
Average hourly rate £11.50 £10.00 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -43.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.78 £9.30 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £26.70 £22.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.75 £10.00 £15.25
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -34.42%
Miscellaneous Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
13400 11240 14111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 26.10% 26.08% 25.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 8401 6937 8355
Average daily rate £425 £425 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 540 572 723
Average hourly rate £19.50 £22.00 £24.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.36% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.42 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.57 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -16.00%
Video Conferencing
UK

Video Conferencing
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Video Conferencing across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Video Conferencing Jobs Demand Trend in England

Video Conferencing
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Video Conferencing Daily Rate Trend in England

Video Conferencing
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Video Conferencing across the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Video Conferencing Daily Rate Histogram in England

Video Conferencing
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Video Conferencing Hourly Rate Trend in England

Video Conferencing
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Video Conferencing across the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Video Conferencing Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Video Conferencing
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 Video Conferencing within the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -4 64 £325 -17.72% 17
South East +4 27 £360 -28.35% 19
South West -24 12 £215 -25.21% 9
North West -10 7 - - 2
East of England -20 7 - -
West Midlands -11 5 £360 - 2
Yorkshire -16 5 - - 2
East Midlands -7 3 - -
North East - - - -
Video Conferencing
UK

Video Conferencing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 76 (29.69%) Windows
2 73 (28.52%) Cisco
3 65 (25.39%) Microsoft
4 53 (20.70%) Active Directory
5 50 (19.53%) WAN
6 49 (19.14%) LAN
7 42 (16.41%) MS Office
7 42 (16.41%) Cisco Certification
8 40 (15.63%) Polycom
9 37 (14.45%) VoIP
10 35 (13.67%) MS Exchange
10 35 (13.67%) ITIL
11 34 (13.28%) Finance
11 34 (13.28%) Windows 7
12 33 (12.89%) Wireless
13 32 (12.50%) TCP/IP
13 32 (12.50%) VPN
14 31 (12.11%) Project Management
14 31 (12.11%) Unified Communications
15 30 (11.72%) Windows XP
16 29 (11.33%) MS Excel
16 29 (11.33%) Telecoms
17 27 (10.55%) Windows Server 2008
18 25 (9.77%) Blackberry
18 25 (9.77%) Lync
19 23 (8.98%) Security Cleared
19 23 (8.98%) Exchange Server 2010
19 23 (8.98%) Citrix
19 23 (8.98%) CCNA
19 23 (8.98%) Firewall

Video Conferencing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 35 (13.67%) MS Exchange
2 25 (9.77%) Lync
3 23 (8.98%) Exchange Server 2010
4 18 (7.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 9 (3.52%) SharePoint
6 7 (2.73%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (1.95%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.78%) CMS
9 2 (0.78%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (0.39%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.39%) Oracle Application Server
10 1 (0.39%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.39%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.39%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
Applications
1 42 (16.41%) MS Office
2 29 (11.33%) MS Excel
3 15 (5.86%) MS Project
4 8 (3.13%) MS Visio
5 5 (1.95%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.78%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 4 (1.56%) assyst
2 3 (1.17%) SAP CRM
3 2 (0.78%) Eikon
4 1 (0.39%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.39%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.95%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 50 (19.53%) WAN
2 49 (19.14%) LAN
3 37 (14.45%) VoIP
4 33 (12.89%) Wireless
5 32 (12.50%) TCP/IP
5 32 (12.50%) VPN
6 31 (12.11%) Unified Communications
7 23 (8.98%) Firewall
8 19 (7.42%) Internet
8 19 (7.42%) MPLS
9 18 (7.03%) Ethernet
10 17 (6.64%) DNS
10 17 (6.64%) Wi-Fi
11 16 (6.25%) IP Telephony
12 15 (5.86%) BGP
13 14 (5.47%) Cisco IOS
13 14 (5.47%) DHCP
14 13 (5.08%) OSPF
14 13 (5.08%) PBX
15 10 (3.91%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.13%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.39%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (1.56%) MSI
General
1 34 (13.28%) Finance
2 29 (11.33%) Telecoms
3 20 (7.81%) Banking
4 12 (4.69%) Law
5 10 (3.91%) Multimedia
6 8 (3.13%) Financial Institution
7 5 (1.95%) Legal
8 4 (1.56%) Investment Banking
9 3 (1.17%) Retail
10 2 (0.78%) Billing
10 2 (0.78%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.78%) Electronics
11 1 (0.39%) Marketing
11 1 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.39%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 38 (14.84%) Analyst
2 26 (10.16%) Desktop Support
3 23 (8.98%) Project Manager
4 21 (8.20%) 2nd Line Support
5 20 (7.81%) Network Engineer
6 19 (7.42%) Support Engineer
7 17 (6.64%) Consultant
8 15 (5.86%) Installation Technician
9 13 (5.08%) Support Analyst
9 13 (5.08%) Architect
10 11 (4.30%) Desktop Engineer
11 9 (3.52%) Desktop Analyst
11 9 (3.52%) Desktop Support Engineer
12 8 (3.13%) Network Consultant
12 8 (3.13%) IT Support
13 7 (2.73%) Designer
13 7 (2.73%) Desktop Support Analyst
14 6 (2.34%) Service Desk Analyst
14 6 (2.34%) Project Engineer
14 6 (2.34%) Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.17%) SOAP
1 3 (1.17%) Web Services
1 3 (1.17%) XML
1 3 (1.17%) WSDL
2 1 (0.39%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 25 (9.77%) Blackberry
2 13 (5.08%) IVR
2 13 (5.08%) iPhone
3 12 (4.69%) iPad
3 12 (4.69%) Management Information System
4 8 (3.13%) NHS
5 7 (2.73%) IPTV
6 5 (1.95%) Fat Client
6 5 (1.95%) Thin Client
7 4 (1.56%) E-Learning
7 4 (1.56%) Hedge funds
8 3 (1.17%) CMDB
8 3 (1.17%) Streaming Video
9 2 (0.78%) Cryptography
9 2 (0.78%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.78%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.78%) Smartphone
9 2 (0.78%) Social Media
10 1 (0.39%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.39%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 76 (29.69%) Windows
2 34 (13.28%) Windows 7
3 30 (11.72%) Windows XP
4 27 (10.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (6.64%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (1.95%) Android
7 4 (1.56%) Mac OS X
7 4 (1.56%) Linux
8 3 (1.17%) Windows 8
8 3 (1.17%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (1.17%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.78%) Windows 2000
9 2 (0.78%) UNIX
9 2 (0.78%) Windows NT
10 1 (0.39%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.39%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (13.67%) ITIL
2 31 (12.11%) Project Management
3 21 (8.20%) Service Delivery
4 13 (5.08%) PRINCE2
5 12 (4.69%) Service Management
6 10 (3.91%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (3.91%) Risk Management
7 9 (3.52%) Business Continuity
8 8 (3.13%) Information Security
8 8 (3.13%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (3.13%) Change Management
9 7 (2.73%) Performance Monitoring
9 7 (2.73%) WAN Optimisation
9 7 (2.73%) Infrastructure Management
9 7 (2.73%) Asset Management
10 6 (2.34%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (1.95%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (1.95%) Incident Management
11 5 (1.95%) Enterprise Architecture
11 5 (1.95%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 10 (3.91%) SQL
2 5 (1.95%) C
3 2 (0.78%) Java
3 2 (0.78%) Perl
3 2 (0.78%) PHP
3 2 (0.78%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.39%) VB
Qualifications
1 42 (16.41%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (8.98%) Security Cleared
2 23 (8.98%) CCNA
3 17 (6.64%) SC Cleared
4 14 (5.47%) CCNP
5 13 (5.08%) Degree
6 12 (4.69%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (3.13%) CCIE
8 7 (2.73%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 7 (2.73%) MCSE
9 5 (1.95%) MCSA
10 4 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (1.56%) MCP
11 3 (1.17%) JNCIS
12 2 (0.78%) CISSP
12 2 (0.78%) HND
12 2 (0.78%) CTC Cleared
12 2 (0.78%) DV Cleared
13 1 (0.39%) DCSE
13 1 (0.39%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.13%) QA
2 5 (1.95%) COBIT
2 5 (1.95%) HL7
3 3 (1.17%) SLA
3 3 (1.17%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 53 (20.70%) Active Directory
2 14 (5.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.95%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (0.78%) MetaFrame
4 2 (0.78%) Terminal Server
4 2 (0.78%) VMware Server
4 2 (0.78%) XenApp
5 1 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.39%) NFS
5 1 (0.39%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.39%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 20 (7.81%) SCCM
2 10 (3.91%) Cisco CUCM
3 6 (2.34%) SCOM
3 6 (2.34%) Cisco UCCX
4 5 (1.95%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 3 (1.17%) WSUS
6 2 (0.78%) CiscoWorks
6 2 (0.78%) Cisco UCCE
6 2 (0.78%) Cacti
6 2 (0.78%) CA Spectrum
7 1 (0.39%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (0.39%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.39%) ARCserve
7 1 (0.39%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 73 (28.52%) Cisco
2 65 (25.39%) Microsoft
3 40 (15.63%) Polycom
4 23 (8.98%) Citrix
5 20 (7.81%) Avaya
6 15 (5.86%) Apple
7 14 (5.47%) VMware
8 13 (5.08%) Tandberg
9 12 (4.69%) HP
10 11 (4.30%) Mitel
11 9 (3.52%) Riverbed
11 9 (3.52%) Juniper
12 7 (2.73%) Oracle
12 7 (2.73%) Dell
12 7 (2.73%) Symantec
12 7 (2.73%) BT
13 6 (2.34%) Kofax
13 6 (2.34%) BMC
13 6 (2.34%) SAP
14 5 (1.95%) Nortel
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