The table below looks at the statistics for Unified Communications skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unified Communications over the 3 months to 30 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unified Communications
Rank - - 37
Contract jobs citing Unified Communications 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire - - 1.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 8.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £431 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+14.93% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 - £19.50
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Northamptonshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
36 32 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 9.30% 9.04% 13.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 23 25
Average daily rate £350 £388 £454
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% -14.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £469 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +4.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.22 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+11.10% -21.56%

Unified Communications
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Unified Communications across the Northamptonshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Unified Communications Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Unified Communications
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Unified Communications Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire region citing Unified Communications 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 Unified Communications.

1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WLAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) SSL
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
1 3 (100.00%) MPLS
1 3 (100.00%) OSPF
1 3 (100.00%) BGP
1 3 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 3 (100.00%) VRRP
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) CCIP
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
1 3 (100.00%) Gigabit Ethernet
1 3 (100.00%) PKI
1 3 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 3 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (100.00%) HSRP

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire region citing Unified Communications 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 Unified Communications. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WLAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) SSL
1 3 (100.00%) MPLS
1 3 (100.00%) OSPF
1 3 (100.00%) BGP
1 3 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 3 (100.00%) VRRP
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
1 3 (100.00%) Gigabit Ethernet
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (100.00%) HSRP
1 3 (100.00%) Multicast
General
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Network Architect
2 2 (66.67%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) PKI
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Validation
1 3 (100.00%) Migration
1 3 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 3 (100.00%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) CCIP
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) CCDP
2 2 (66.67%) CCIE
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper