The table below looks at the statistics for Unified Communications skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unified Communications over the 3 months to 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Communications
Rank 49 47 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing Unified Communications 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.41% 0.24% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.03% 1.75% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £375 £315 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £431 £375
% change year-on-year
-16.37% +14.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.90 £22.00 -
% change year-on-year
+67.72% -
Unified Communications
Nottinghamshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
66 57 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 13.61% 13.41% 17.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 34 14
Median daily rate £600 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+71.42% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £275 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £485 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 10
Median hourly rate £14.50 £19.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.68% +46.15%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.75 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+38.21% +7.62%

Unified Communications
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Nottingham 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 Nottingham

Unified Communications
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Unified Communications Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for Unified Communications.

1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Skype for Business
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
1 2 (100.00%) Skype
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Dell Compellent
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching
2 1 (50.00%) People Management
2 1 (50.00%) QNAP
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) SMTP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) IPsec

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham 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 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Skype
2 1 (50.00%) IPsec
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) NAS
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) SMTP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) IT Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365 Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching
2 1 (50.00%) Facilities Management
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) People Management
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (50.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Dell Compellent
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) NetApp
1 1 (50.00%) QNAP
1 1 (50.00%) VMware