The first table below looks at the demand for Unified Communications skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unified Communications over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Sheffield region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Communications
Rank - 27 28
Contract jobs citing Unified Communications 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield - 0.52% 1.04%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 4.17% 6.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Average daily rate
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- £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £19.50 -
Communications & Networking Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
15 24 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 8.06% 12.44% 15.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 8
Average daily rate £310 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £205 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £429 £325 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 7
Average hourly rate £11.00 £44.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-75.00% +266.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £24.97
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +2.12%
Unified Communications
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Unified Communications
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Unified Communications Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Unified Communications
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Unified Communications Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield