The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Video Conferencing in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Video Conferencing over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Videoconferencing
Rank 101 89 82
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -7
Contract jobs citing Video Conferencing 5 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.28% 0.14% 0.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.87% 0.54% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 1
Average daily rate £320 £450 £240
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.88% +87.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £360 £300
% change year-on-year
-23.61% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £8.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 £10.00
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +75.00%
Video Conferencing
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
572 367 328
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 31.57% 25.70% 27.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 309 216 195
Average daily rate £375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £175 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 13 17
Average hourly rate £17.50 £15.75 £18.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -14.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.10 £11.09 £8.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.90 £32.50 £32.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -

Video Conferencing
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Video Conferencing across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Video Conferencing Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Video Conferencing
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Video Conferencing across the Manchester region.

Video Conferencing Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Video Conferencing
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Video Conferencing across the Manchester region.

Video Conferencing Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Video Conferencing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Video Conferencing 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 Video Conferencing.

1 6 (100.00%) ITIL
1 6 (100.00%) VoIP
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) NetApp
2 4 (66.67%) Mac OS X
3 2 (33.33%) FWSM
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco PIX
3 2 (33.33%) Network Security
3 2 (33.33%) Polycom
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (33.33%) Server Monitoring
3 2 (33.33%) 802.1X
3 2 (33.33%) SAN
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Wireless
3 2 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (33.33%) Service Management
3 2 (33.33%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) Wireless
3 2 (33.33%) IPsec
3 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 2 (33.33%) Siemens
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (33.33%) VPN
3 2 (33.33%) SSL
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco
3 2 (33.33%) CCNP
3 2 (33.33%) LAN

Video Conferencing
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Video Conferencing 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 Video Conferencing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) VoIP
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco PIX
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Wireless
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) FWSM
2 2 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (33.33%) IPsec
2 2 (33.33%) LAN
2 2 (33.33%) Network Security
2 2 (33.33%) SAN
2 2 (33.33%) SSL
2 2 (33.33%) VPN
2 2 (33.33%) WAN
2 2 (33.33%) Wireless
2 2 (33.33%) WLAN
3 1 (16.67%) DHCP
3 1 (16.67%) DNS
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Administrator
1 4 (66.67%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
2 3 (50.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Network Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Active Directory Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Active Directory Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Systems Support
4 1 (16.67%) Systems Support Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Technical Support
4 1 (16.67%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) 802.1X
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
1 4 (66.67%) Mac OS X
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 2 (33.33%) Server Monitoring
2 2 (33.33%) Service Management
2 2 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CCNP
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) NetApp
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) Polycom
2 2 (33.33%) Siemens
3 1 (16.67%) IronPort