The table below looks at the statistics for Unified Communications skills in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unified Communications over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Communications
Rank 23 33 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Contract jobs citing Unified Communications 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 0.79% 0.86% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.70% 10.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£435 £215 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+102.32% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £400 £405
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -1.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £19.75 -
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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 Peterborough region.

Communications & Networking Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
27 20 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 21.26% 8.58% 20.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 3 8
Average daily rate £338 £215 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+56.97% -25.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £196 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £308 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 7
Average hourly rate £22.00 £16.00 £12.71
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% +25.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-4.25% -6.00%

Unified Communications
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

Unified Communications Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Unified Communications
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Unified Communications Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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Top 28 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Intranet
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (50.00%) Altiris
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) Riverbed
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Lync
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Exinda

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Lync
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (50.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Network Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Implementation Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Altiris
2 1 (50.00%) Riverbed
2 1 (50.00%) Exinda