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 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 113 110 120
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +10
Contract jobs citing Unified Communications 4 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.21% 0.47% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.92% 2.58% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 2
Median daily rate £388 £340 £371
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.97% -8.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £271 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £440 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £425 £363
% change year-on-year
-14.11% +17.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.90 £22.00 -
% change year-on-year
+67.72% -
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
434 388 448
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 22.25% 18.30% 21.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 275 231 239
Median daily rate £375 £390 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +16.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 36 33
Median hourly rate £47.83 £23.75 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+101.38% -36.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £15.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £45.00 £49.40
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 Hampshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hampshire 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 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unified Communications within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Basingstoke -8 1 £425 -
Unified Communications
South East

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Unified Communications.

1 11 (78.57%) Cisco
2 10 (71.43%) ITIL
3 8 (57.14%) VoIP
4 7 (50.00%) CCNP
4 7 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (42.86%) Cisco UCCE
6 5 (35.71%) Cisco Nexus
6 5 (35.71%) SLA
6 5 (35.71%) Wireless
7 4 (28.57%) Network Management
7 4 (28.57%) F5
7 4 (28.57%) Cisco CUCM
8 3 (21.43%) High Availability
8 3 (21.43%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (21.43%) Skype for Business
8 3 (21.43%) Remedy ITSM
8 3 (21.43%) Risk Analysis
8 3 (21.43%) ServiceNow
8 3 (21.43%) Skype
8 3 (21.43%) SQL
8 3 (21.43%) ITSM
8 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
8 3 (21.43%) Remedy
8 3 (21.43%) HP
8 3 (21.43%) Finance
8 3 (21.43%) Network Load Balancing
9 2 (14.29%) Migration
9 2 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (14.29%) Wealth Management
9 2 (14.29%) Verint

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (21.43%) Skype for Business
2 1 (7.14%) Office Communications Server
Business Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 8 (57.14%) VoIP
2 5 (35.71%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (35.71%) Wireless
3 3 (21.43%) Skype
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco ICM
4 1 (7.14%) H.323
4 1 (7.14%) WebEx
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Network Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Cisco Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Network Support
2 3 (21.43%) Support Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Unified Communications Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Voice Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Data Network Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Network Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Unified Communications Specialist
3 2 (14.29%) Voice Network Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Network Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Network Support Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Technical Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) AVVID
1 1 (7.14%) IVR
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) ITIL
2 4 (28.57%) Network Management
3 3 (21.43%) High Availability
3 3 (21.43%) ITSM
3 3 (21.43%) Network Load Balancing
3 3 (21.43%) Risk Analysis
3 3 (21.43%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Migration
4 2 (14.29%) Wealth Management
5 1 (7.14%) Change Control
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco ICM Scripting
5 1 (7.14%) Conflict Management
5 1 (7.14%) Information Management
5 1 (7.14%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) CCNP
1 7 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (7.14%) CCIE
3 1 (7.14%) CCNP Voice
3 1 (7.14%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) SLA
Systems Management
1 6 (42.86%) Cisco UCCE
2 4 (28.57%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco IPCC
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Cisco
2 4 (28.57%) F5
3 3 (21.43%) HP
3 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 3 (21.43%) Remedy
3 3 (21.43%) ServiceNow
4 2 (14.29%) Verint