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 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Videoconferencing
England / South West
Rank 130 120 136
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +16
Contract jobs citing Video Conferencing 9 21 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.33% 0.71% 0.41%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.34% 2.44% 1.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 0
Median daily rate £300 £228 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.97% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £278 £250 £425
% change year-on-year
+11.00% -41.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 2
Median hourly rate £17.88 £12.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.00% -43.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.58 £12.50 £18.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.18 £12.50 £25.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £12.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+16.00% -28.57%

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
671 859 785
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 24.90% 29.09% 24.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 442 582 460
Median daily rate £385 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £559 £475 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 56 50
Median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +41.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £11.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £57.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-24.44% +25.00%

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Video Conferencing across the South West region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Video Conferencing Hourly Rate Histogram 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 21 February 2017. 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 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
Bristol +3 7 £300 +33.44% 2
Somerset -1 1 - -
Devon - 1 - -
Video Conferencing
England

Video Conferencing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 8 (72.73%) MS Office
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
1 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
1 8 (72.73%) SCCM
1 8 (72.73%) Skype for Business
2 7 (63.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (63.64%) XenApp
2 7 (63.64%) XenDesktop
2 7 (63.64%) Windows 7
2 7 (63.64%) Incident Management
2 7 (63.64%) Fat Client
2 7 (63.64%) Office 365
2 7 (63.64%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (63.64%) Virtual Desktop
2 7 (63.64%) Dell
2 7 (63.64%) Thin Client
2 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) Wyse
2 7 (63.64%) Microsoft App-V
2 7 (63.64%) AppSense
2 7 (63.64%) VMware
2 7 (63.64%) VMware ESX
3 6 (54.55%) Citrix
4 5 (45.45%) DHCP
4 5 (45.45%) DNS
4 5 (45.45%) Finance
5 4 (36.36%) Cisco
5 4 (36.36%) VPN
5 4 (36.36%) Xerox
6 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint

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 8 (72.73%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (72.73%) MS Office
2 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (63.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) DHCP
1 5 (45.45%) DNS
2 4 (36.36%) VPN
3 1 (9.09%) CTI
3 1 (9.09%) Firewall
3 1 (9.09%) LAN
3 1 (9.09%) Skype
3 1 (9.09%) Softphone
3 1 (9.09%) WAN
3 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Analyst
1 6 (54.55%) Citrix Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Active Directory Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Desktop Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) IT Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) IT Support
5 1 (9.09%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) IT Technician
5 1 (9.09%) Lead Network Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Video Conferencing Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (63.64%) Fat Client
1 7 (63.64%) Thin Client
2 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
1 7 (63.64%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Incident Management
2 1 (9.09%) Application Packaging
2 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
2 1 (9.09%) Migration
2 1 (9.09%) Software Distribution
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
2 7 (63.64%) Microsoft App-V
2 7 (63.64%) Virtual Desktop
2 7 (63.64%) VMware ESX
2 7 (63.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (63.64%) XenApp
2 7 (63.64%) XenDesktop
3 2 (18.18%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 8 (72.73%) SCCM
2 2 (18.18%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 7 (63.64%) AppSense
2 7 (63.64%) Dell
2 7 (63.64%) VMware
2 7 (63.64%) Wyse
3 6 (54.55%) Citrix
4 4 (36.36%) Cisco
4 4 (36.36%) Xerox
5 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
5 2 (18.18%) Polycom
5 2 (18.18%) Symantec
6 1 (9.09%) BT
6 1 (9.09%) GENBAND