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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Videoconferencing
England / South West
Rank 127 122 134
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +12
Contract jobs citing Video Conferencing 7 16 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.27% 0.55% 0.42%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.00% 1.76% 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 1
Median daily rate £288 £228 £150
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.37% +51.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £225 £275 £350
% change year-on-year
-18.18% -21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 2
Median hourly rate £20.25 £12.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.00% -43.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.05 £11.50 £18.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.65 £12.50 £25.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £14.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+16.07% -

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
697 907 779
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 26.91% 31.38% 25.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 470 613 480
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £227 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 67 54
Median hourly rate £25.00 £37.50 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +56.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £46.12 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-11.62% +22.85%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 +8 5 £288 +27.77%
Devon +10 1 - -
Somerset 0 1 - -
Video Conferencing
England

Video Conferencing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 January 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%) Microsoft
1 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
1 8 (72.73%) SCCM
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%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (63.64%) Skype for Business
2 7 (63.64%) Dell
2 7 (63.64%) Thin Client
2 7 (63.64%) MS Office
2 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) Wyse
2 7 (63.64%) VMware
2 7 (63.64%) Virtual Desktop
3 6 (54.55%) VMware ESX
3 6 (54.55%) AppSense
4 5 (45.45%) DHCP
4 5 (45.45%) DNS
4 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (45.45%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (36.36%) Polycom
5 4 (36.36%) Office 365
5 4 (36.36%) Citrix
5 4 (36.36%) Finance
6 3 (27.27%) Cisco
6 3 (27.27%) VPN
6 3 (27.27%) Back Office

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 7 (63.64%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (63.64%) MS Office
2 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) DHCP
1 5 (45.45%) DNS
2 3 (27.27%) 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 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Citrix Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Active Directory Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Desktop Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) IT Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix Support
4 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) IT Support
4 1 (9.09%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) IT Technician
4 1 (9.09%) Lead Network Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Technical Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Video Conferencing Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Fat Client
1 7 (63.64%) Thin Client
2 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
1 7 (63.64%) Windows 7
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
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%) Virtual Desktop
2 7 (63.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (63.64%) XenApp
2 7 (63.64%) XenDesktop
3 6 (54.55%) VMware ESX
4 5 (45.45%) Microsoft App-V
5 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%) Dell
2 7 (63.64%) VMware
2 7 (63.64%) Wyse
3 6 (54.55%) AppSense
4 4 (36.36%) Citrix
4 4 (36.36%) Polycom
5 3 (27.27%) Cisco
6 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
6 2 (18.18%) Symantec
6 2 (18.18%) Xerox
7 1 (9.09%) BT
7 1 (9.09%) GENBAND