The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Video Conferencing in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Video Conferencing over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Videoconferencing
Rank 150 129 126
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -3
Contract jobs citing Video Conferencing 4 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.11% 0.20% 0.082%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.40% 0.64% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Average daily rate
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£463 - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £308 £243 £288
% change year-on-year
+26.80% -15.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £9.27 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.38 £13.00 £15.24
% change year-on-year
-4.80% -14.67%
Video Conferencing
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
997 931 727
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 26.83% 30.38% 29.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 605 480 333
Average daily rate £380 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.82% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £210 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £600 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 58 46
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £13.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.90 £23.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-17.82% +15.00%

Video Conferencing
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Video Conferencing Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Video Conferencing
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Video Conferencing Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Video Conferencing
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Video Conferencing across the North West region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

Video Conferencing Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Video Conferencing
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Video Conferencing Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Video Conferencing
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Video Conferencing within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015. 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
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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
Manchester -15 1 £160 - 1
Video Conferencing
England

Video Conferencing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 3 (27.27%) MS Office
1 3 (27.27%) SharePoint
1 3 (27.27%) VoIP
1 3 (27.27%) Project Management
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
1 3 (27.27%) Lync
2 2 (18.18%) QA
2 2 (18.18%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
3 1 (9.09%) HP
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (9.09%) Interwoven
3 1 (9.09%) BMC
3 1 (9.09%) Nokia
3 1 (9.09%) Thin Client
3 1 (9.09%) Internet
3 1 (9.09%) MPLS
3 1 (9.09%) Remedy
3 1 (9.09%) Blackberry
3 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
3 1 (9.09%) SAP
3 1 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (9.09%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
3 1 (9.09%) Mitel
3 1 (9.09%) Banking
3 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint

Video Conferencing
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (27.27%) SharePoint
1 3 (27.27%) Lync
2 1 (9.09%) WorkSite
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Office
2 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (9.09%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) VoIP
2 1 (9.09%) Internet
2 1 (9.09%) MPLS
2 1 (9.09%) Wireless
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Analyst
1 3 (27.27%) Solutions Architect
1 3 (27.27%) Architect
2 1 (9.09%) Programme Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support
2 1 (9.09%) Coordinator
2 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Service Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Administrator
2 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Project Administrator
2 1 (9.09%) Network Administrator
2 1 (9.09%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Project Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) PMO Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Thin Client
1 1 (9.09%) Blackberry
1 1 (9.09%) Smartphone
1 1 (9.09%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Vista
2 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Project Management
2 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
2 1 (9.09%) Change Management
2 1 (9.09%) Practice Management
2 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
2 1 (9.09%) Resource Management
2 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (9.09%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) SAP
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 1 (9.09%) HP
1 1 (9.09%) Interwoven
1 1 (9.09%) BMC
1 1 (9.09%) Nokia
1 1 (9.09%) Remedy
1 1 (9.09%) Wyse
1 1 (9.09%) VMware
1 1 (9.09%) Mitel
1 1 (9.09%) Polycom