The table below looks at the statistics for Unified Communications skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unified Communications over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Communications
Rank - 39 -
Contract jobs citing Unified Communications 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford - 0.82% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 9.38% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate - £390 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 - £13.00
Unified Communications
Oxfordshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
45 32 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 15.57% 8.74% 14.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 22 8
Average daily rate £238 £390 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-39.10% +24.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £279 £103
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £468 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 8
Average hourly rate - - £14.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +23.80%

Unified Communications
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Unified Communications Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Unified Communications
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Unified Communications Daily Rate Trend in Oxford