The table below looks at the statistics for Unified Communications skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unified Communications over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Communications
Rank 103 113 94
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -19
Contract jobs citing Unified Communications 13 10 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.69% 0.49% 0.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.62% 2.38% 2.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 2
Average daily rate £420 £325 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.23% -24.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £280 £426
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £360 £434
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 - £13.00
Unified Communications
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
496 421 352
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 26.26% 20.60% 20.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 308 198 178
Average daily rate £375 £369 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.69% -4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £192 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £518 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 46 22
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £13.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +23.80%

Unified Communications
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Unified Communications Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Unified Communications
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Unified Communications Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Unified Communications
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unified Communications within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Basingstoke - 4 £420 -
Winchester - 3 £375 -
Hook - 3 £462 -
Unified Communications
South East

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing Unified Communications 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 Unified Communications.

1 11 (42.31%) MPLS
2 10 (38.46%) MGW
2 10 (38.46%) xDSL
2 10 (38.46%) Intelligent Network
3 9 (34.62%) Softswitch
3 9 (34.62%) Cisco
4 8 (30.77%) CCNP
4 8 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (30.77%) Telecoms
5 7 (26.92%) Finance
6 6 (23.08%) Wireless
6 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
6 6 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (19.23%) vRealize
7 5 (19.23%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (19.23%) Red Hat
7 5 (19.23%) Citrix
7 5 (19.23%) ITIL
7 5 (19.23%) Windows
7 5 (19.23%) Linux
7 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
7 5 (19.23%) PBX
7 5 (19.23%) VoIP
7 5 (19.23%) Change Management
7 5 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (19.23%) SUSE
7 5 (19.23%) VMware
7 5 (19.23%) Configuration Management
7 5 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (15.38%) Network Management

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing Unified Communications 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 Unified Communications. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.85%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (3.85%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (42.31%) MPLS
2 10 (38.46%) Intelligent Network
2 10 (38.46%) MGW
2 10 (38.46%) xDSL
3 9 (34.62%) Softswitch
4 6 (23.08%) Wireless
5 5 (19.23%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (19.23%) PBX
5 5 (19.23%) VoIP
6 3 (11.54%) ATM
7 1 (3.85%) Broadband
7 1 (3.85%) DSL
7 1 (3.85%) WebEx
General
1 8 (30.77%) Telecoms
2 7 (26.92%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Architect
2 4 (15.38%) Network Engineer
2 4 (15.38%) Solutions Architect
2 4 (15.38%) Voice Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Enterprise Architect
3 3 (11.54%) Network Support
3 3 (11.54%) Voice Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Cisco Voice Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Data Network Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Network Support Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Support Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Unified Communications Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Voice Network Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) SharePoint Specialist
5 1 (3.85%) Support Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Support Specialist
5 1 (3.85%) Voice Specialist
5 1 (3.85%) Voice Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Linux
1 5 (19.23%) SUSE
1 5 (19.23%) Windows
2 1 (3.85%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (19.23%) Change Management
1 5 (19.23%) Configuration Management
1 5 (19.23%) ITIL
1 5 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (15.38%) Network Management
3 3 (11.54%) Risk Analysis
3 3 (11.54%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (7.69%) B2B
5 1 (3.85%) Migration
5 1 (3.85%) Performance Analysis
Qualifications
1 8 (30.77%) CCNP
1 8 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (7.69%) CCIE
2 2 (7.69%) CCNP Voice
3 1 (3.85%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (19.23%) vRealize
2 3 (11.54%) Cisco UCCE
3 2 (7.69%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) Cisco
2 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 5 (19.23%) Citrix
3 5 (19.23%) Red Hat
3 5 (19.23%) VMware
4 4 (15.38%) F5
5 1 (3.85%) Polycom
Hampshire
Computer People
Rate: £355.00 - £375.00 per day
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