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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Videoconferencing
Rank 125 132 134
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +2
Contract jobs citing Video Conferencing 14 10 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.47% 0.32% 0.37%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.75% 1.28% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 6
Median daily rate £450 £388 £208
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% +86.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £175 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £475 £233
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £300 £250
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £14.25 £9.28
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +53.59%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £12.38 £13.00
% change year-on-year
- -4.80%
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
801 781 737
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 26.74% 25.37% 24.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 541 544 452
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £522 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 52 49
Median hourly rate £25.00 £32.25 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.48% +37.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £18.47 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -12.04%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Video Conferencing across the South West region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

Video Conferencing Daily Rate Histogram 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 28 June 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 -2 7 £475 -
Somerset +11 4 £325 +85.71%
Bristol +3 2 £318 +5.83% 2
Gloucestershire - 1 £375 -
Video Conferencing
England

Video Conferencing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 21 (63.64%) Security Cleared
2 14 (42.42%) SC Cleared
3 12 (36.36%) LAN
3 12 (36.36%) WAN
3 12 (36.36%) Cisco
4 9 (27.27%) Telecoms
4 9 (27.27%) ITIL
4 9 (27.27%) Software Testing
5 8 (24.24%) Project Management
6 7 (21.21%) Polycom
7 6 (18.18%) IPTV
7 6 (18.18%) TOGAF
7 6 (18.18%) Network Management
7 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
8 5 (15.15%) PRINCE2
8 5 (15.15%) Windows
8 5 (15.15%) MS Office
8 5 (15.15%) Active Directory
8 5 (15.15%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (15.15%) Wireless
8 5 (15.15%) Windows 7
8 5 (15.15%) ITIL V3
8 5 (15.15%) Finance
8 5 (15.15%) IP Telephony
8 5 (15.15%) Incident Management
9 4 (12.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 4 (12.12%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 4 (12.12%) SCCM
9 4 (12.12%) Critical Path Analysis
9 4 (12.12%) XenApp

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 (9.09%) Skype for Business
2 1 (3.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (3.03%) CMS
2 1 (3.03%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (15.15%) MS Office
2 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.06%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.12%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (36.36%) LAN
1 12 (36.36%) WAN
2 5 (15.15%) IP Telephony
2 5 (15.15%) Wireless
3 4 (12.12%) WLAN
4 3 (9.09%) Unified Communications
4 3 (9.09%) VPN
5 2 (6.06%) DNS
5 2 (6.06%) Value-Added Service
6 1 (3.03%) Cisco IPT
6 1 (3.03%) Firewall
6 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
6 1 (3.03%) VoIP
6 1 (3.03%) WebEx
General
1 9 (27.27%) Telecoms
2 5 (15.15%) Finance
3 3 (9.09%) Back Office
4 1 (3.03%) Law
Job Titles
1 12 (36.36%) Analyst
2 7 (21.21%) Test Analyst
3 4 (12.12%) Project Planner
3 4 (12.12%) Test Leader
4 3 (9.09%) Designer
5 2 (6.06%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 2 (6.06%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (6.06%) Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Lead Test Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Network Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Project Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Service Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Subject Matter Expert
5 2 (6.06%) Technical Designer
6 1 (3.03%) Avaya Voice Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Business Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Business Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Telecoms Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) IPTV
2 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.06%) Fat Client
3 2 (6.06%) Thin Client
4 1 (3.03%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.03%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.15%) Windows
1 5 (15.15%) Windows 7
2 2 (6.06%) Windows Server
2 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (6.06%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (27.27%) ITIL
1 9 (27.27%) Software Testing
2 8 (24.24%) Project Management
3 6 (18.18%) Network Management
3 6 (18.18%) TOGAF
4 5 (15.15%) Incident Management
4 5 (15.15%) ITIL V3
4 5 (15.15%) PRINCE2
5 4 (12.12%) Critical Path Analysis
5 4 (12.12%) Migration
5 4 (12.12%) Service Delivery
6 3 (9.09%) eTOM
6 3 (9.09%) MODAF
6 3 (9.09%) Test Scripting
7 2 (6.06%) Contingency Planning
7 2 (6.06%) Project Planning
7 2 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (6.06%) Test Strategy
7 2 (6.06%) Translating Business Requirements
7 2 (6.06%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 21 (63.64%) Security Cleared
2 14 (42.42%) SC Cleared
3 5 (15.15%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (12.12%) CCNA
4 4 (12.12%) CCNP
4 4 (12.12%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (3.03%) DV Cleared
5 1 (3.03%) MCDST
5 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 4 (12.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (6.06%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (6.06%) QA
System Software
1 5 (15.15%) Active Directory
2 4 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (12.12%) XenApp
2 4 (12.12%) XenDesktop
3 3 (9.09%) Virtual Desktop
4 2 (6.06%) BitLocker
4 2 (6.06%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (6.06%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (12.12%) SCCM
2 2 (6.06%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 12 (36.36%) Cisco
2 7 (21.21%) Polycom
3 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 4 (12.12%) Genesys
4 4 (12.12%) Meraki
4 4 (12.12%) Nortel
4 4 (12.12%) Siemens
4 4 (12.12%) VMware
5 2 (6.06%) AppSense
5 2 (6.06%) Avaya
5 2 (6.06%) CA
5 2 (6.06%) CheckPoint
5 2 (6.06%) SolarWinds
5 2 (6.06%) Symantec
5 2 (6.06%) Wyse
6 1 (3.03%) Citrix
6 1 (3.03%) LANDesk
6 1 (3.03%) Mitel
6 1 (3.03%) OpenText