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 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Communications
Rank 46 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Unified Communications 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.65% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.66% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £388 £400
% change year-on-year
-4.51% -3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £21.50 -
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
82 45 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 17.67% 9.85% 22.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 19 53
Median daily rate £338 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £133 £310 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £485 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £345 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.24% +5.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 3
Median hourly rate £40.25 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+101.25% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £28.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+23.21% +40.00%

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
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unified Communications within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester - 3 - -
Unified Communications
South West

Unified Communications
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 5 (100.00%) WAN
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) TOGAF
2 3 (60.00%) eTOM
2 3 (60.00%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (40.00%) Network Architecture
3 2 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (40.00%) VoIP
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
4 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared

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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) VoIP
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Designer
2 2 (40.00%) Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Network Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Network Technical Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Designer
3 1 (20.00%) Network Designer
3 1 (20.00%) Solutions Designer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (60.00%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) eTOM
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) TOGAF
2 2 (40.00%) Network Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco