The table below looks at the statistics for Unified Communications skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unified Communications over the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Communications
Rank - - 67
Contract jobs citing Unified Communications 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow - - 0.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 3.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £425 £363
% change year-on-year
-14.11% +17.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.90 £22.00 -
% change year-on-year
+67.72% -
Unified Communications
Scotland

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

Communications & Networking Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
119 61 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 16.98% 6.77% 12.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 23 51
Median daily rate £339 £325 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.23% -11.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £195 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £450 £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 6
Median hourly rate £43.00 £17.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+145.71% -2.77%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+26.00% +38.88%

Unified Communications
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow 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 Glasgow

Unified Communications
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Unified Communications Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Unified Communications
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Unified Communications also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for Unified Communications.

1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) CCIE
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (100.00%) Network Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Network Management
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Voice Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Unified Communications Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Voice Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (100.00%) Network Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCIE
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco