The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Video Conferencing in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Video Conferencing over the 3 months to 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Videoconferencing
Rank 136 138 141
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Contract jobs citing Video Conferencing 3 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.11% 0.34% 0.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.41% 1.10% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 1
Median daily rate £600 £190 £150
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+216.62% +26.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £300 £339
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 2
Median hourly rate £23.00 £12.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+84.00% -43.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.80 £10.75 £18.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.20 £12.50 £25.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £16.25 £13.64
% change year-on-year
+13.84% +19.13%
Video Conferencing
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the South West region.

Miscellaneous Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
736 996 852
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 26.69% 31.00% 25.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 516 648 559
Median daily rate £360 £375 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -4.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 56 49
Median hourly rate £24.50 £37.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.66% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £13.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £43.50 £47.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £19.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-5.12% +16.41%

Video Conferencing
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing Video Conferencing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Video Conferencing Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Video Conferencing
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Video Conferencing across the South West region.

Video Conferencing Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Video Conferencing
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Video Conferencing across the South West region.

Video Conferencing Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Video Conferencing
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Video Conferencing within the South West region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire -8 1 £600 +151.30%
Bristol - 1 - -
Somerset - 1 - -
Video Conferencing
England

Video Conferencing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Video Conferencing 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 South West region with a requirement for Video Conferencing.

1 12 (63.16%) Security Cleared
2 11 (57.89%) SC Cleared
3 8 (42.11%) Software Testing
4 7 (36.84%) VoIP
4 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (36.84%) Test Scripting
5 5 (26.32%) Cisco
6 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
6 4 (21.05%) CCNA
6 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
6 4 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (21.05%) SCCM
7 3 (15.79%) Polycom
7 3 (15.79%) Incident Management
7 3 (15.79%) Fat Client
7 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (15.79%) XenApp
7 3 (15.79%) XenDesktop
7 3 (15.79%) Windows 7
7 3 (15.79%) VMware
7 3 (15.79%) Thin Client
7 3 (15.79%) Dell
7 3 (15.79%) DHCP
7 3 (15.79%) MS Office
7 3 (15.79%) Windows
7 3 (15.79%) DNS
7 3 (15.79%) Back Office
7 3 (15.79%) Wyse
7 3 (15.79%) WebEx
7 3 (15.79%) Skype for Business

Video Conferencing
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 3 (15.79%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Office
2 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (36.84%) VoIP
2 3 (15.79%) DHCP
2 3 (15.79%) DNS
2 3 (15.79%) WebEx
3 2 (10.53%) Unified Communications
4 1 (5.26%) CTI
4 1 (5.26%) Firewall
4 1 (5.26%) LAN
4 1 (5.26%) Skype
4 1 (5.26%) Softphone
4 1 (5.26%) Telepresence
4 1 (5.26%) VPN
4 1 (5.26%) WAN
4 1 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
General
1 3 (15.79%) Back Office
2 2 (10.53%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) Billing
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) Senior Test Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) Test Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Test Leader
5 2 (10.53%) Unified Communications Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Video Conferencing Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Business Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Citrix Support
6 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Lead Network Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Network Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Network Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Technical Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Fat Client
1 3 (15.79%) Thin Client
2 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) IPTV
3 1 (5.26%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
1 3 (15.79%) Windows 7
2 2 (10.53%) Windows Server
2 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Software Testing
2 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (36.84%) Test Scripting
3 3 (15.79%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.26%) Application Packaging
4 1 (5.26%) Asset Management
4 1 (5.26%) Business Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (5.26%) Migration
4 1 (5.26%) Network Management
4 1 (5.26%) Process Improvement
4 1 (5.26%) Software Distribution
4 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 12 (63.16%) Security Cleared
2 11 (57.89%) SC Cleared
3 4 (21.05%) CCNA
3 4 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.79%) Virtual Desktop
2 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (15.79%) XenApp
2 3 (15.79%) XenDesktop
3 2 (10.53%) VMware ESX
4 1 (5.26%) BitLocker
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) SCCM
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (5.26%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Cisco
2 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
3 3 (15.79%) Dell
3 3 (15.79%) Polycom
3 3 (15.79%) VMware
3 3 (15.79%) Wyse
4 2 (10.53%) AppSense
5 1 (5.26%) BT
5 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint
5 1 (5.26%) Citrix
5 1 (5.26%) GENBAND
5 1 (5.26%) Symantec
5 1 (5.26%) Tandberg