The table below looks at the statistics for Unified Communications skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unified Communications over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Communications
Rank - - 40
Contract jobs citing Unified Communications 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire - - 0.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £425 £350
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £22.50 -
Unified Communications
East Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
32 21 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 13.17% 7.14% 13.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 12 14
Median daily rate £288 £275 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.54% -21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £168 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £335 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 9
Median hourly rate £13.50 £14.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.89% -27.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.55 £13.50 £10.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £22.50 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -2.15%

Unified Communications
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leicestershire 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 Leicestershire

Unified Communications
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Unified Communications Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Unified Communications
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Unified Communications across the Leicestershire region.

Unified Communications Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire