The table below looks at the statistics for Unified Communications skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unified Communications over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unified Communications
Berkshire / Newbury
Rank - 19 25
Contract jobs citing Unified Communications 0 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury - 0.70% 2.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 2.78% 5.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £378
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £43.00 -
% change year-on-year
-61.62% -

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

Communications & Networking Category
Newbury
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
16 36 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 20.00% 25.17% 47.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 18 49
Median daily rate £450 £313 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.00% +7.75%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £31.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

Unified Communications
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Newbury 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 Newbury

Unified Communications
Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Unified Communications Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

Unified Communications
Top 2 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 Newbury region with a requirement for Unified Communications.

1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Design

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury 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:

Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Service Design
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management