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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Video Conferencing over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Videoconferencing
Rank 159 169 132
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -37
Contract jobs citing Video Conferencing 1 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.028% 0.11% 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.087% 0.36% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 5
Median daily rate £350 £425 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% -15.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £316 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-9.64% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.16 £21.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-2.74% +45.01%
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
1143 1376 1002
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 32.40% 30.73% 31.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 703 833 551
Median daily rate £400 £405 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.23% +15.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £162 £254 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 63 62
Median hourly rate £15.25 £17.42 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.45% +8.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £11.50 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.71 £42.00 £45.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.16 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.34% +8.57%

Video Conferencing
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing Video Conferencing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Video Conferencing within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
Manchester - 1 £350 - 1
Video Conferencing
England

Video Conferencing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Video Conferencing 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 North West region with a requirement for Video Conferencing.

1 3 (75.00%) LAN
1 3 (75.00%) WAN
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) Siemens
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) WLAN
2 2 (50.00%) SSL
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Service Management
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Wireless
2 2 (50.00%) IPsec
2 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 2 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
2 2 (50.00%) Network Security
2 2 (50.00%) Polycom
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (50.00%) Cacti
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (50.00%) FWSM
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco ISE
2 2 (50.00%) OpenScape
2 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (50.00%) 802.1X
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Wireless
2 2 (50.00%) SAN

Video Conferencing
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) LAN
1 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco ISE
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Wireless
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) FWSM
2 2 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (50.00%) IPsec
2 2 (50.00%) Network Security
2 2 (50.00%) OpenScape
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) SSL
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) Wireless
2 2 (50.00%) WLAN
3 1 (25.00%) MPLS
3 1 (25.00%) Spanning Tree
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (25.00%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (50.00%) Service Management
1 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Facilities Management
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Cacti
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) Siemens
2 2 (50.00%) Polycom
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) F5
3 1 (25.00%) Riverbed
3 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (25.00%) Sonus
3 1 (25.00%) VMware