The table below looks at the statistics for Unified Communications skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unified Communications over the 3 months to 23 August 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
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Communications
Rank 48 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Unified Communications 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.21% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.59% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £600 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £425 £363
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +17.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £22.50 -
% change year-on-year
-4.44% -
Unified Communications
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
63 61 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 13.18% 12.58% 21.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 46 56
Median daily rate £325 £413 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.21% +30.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £240 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 5
Median hourly rate £41.00 £43.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.65% +32.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £20.00 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £48.00 £190.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £21.53 £21.88
% change year-on-year
+62.60% -1.60%

Unified Communications
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

Unified Communications
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Unified Communications Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 23 August 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Unified Communications.

1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
1 2 (50.00%) UML
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (50.00%) SOA
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) VoIP
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
1 2 (50.00%) ISEB
1 2 (50.00%) Apple
1 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (50.00%) Change Management
1 2 (50.00%) Zachman Framework
1 2 (50.00%) TOGAF
1 2 (50.00%) Content Management
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
1 2 (50.00%) COBIT
1 2 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Release Management
1 2 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Network Architecture
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
1 2 (50.00%) Capacity Management
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (50.00%) Coaching

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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:

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) VoIP
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Network Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Network Technical Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Design Authority
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Capacity Management
1 2 (50.00%) Change Management
1 2 (50.00%) Coaching
1 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (50.00%) Content Management
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 2 (50.00%) Network Architecture
1 2 (50.00%) Release Management
1 2 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) SOA
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
1 2 (50.00%) Threat Management
1 2 (50.00%) TOGAF
1 2 (50.00%) UML
1 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
1 2 (50.00%) Zachman Framework
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) ISEB
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) COBIT
2 1 (25.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (25.00%) Virtual Desktop
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Apple
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft