The table below looks at the statistics for Unified Communications skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unified Communications over the 3 months to 24 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Communications
Rank - - 41
Contract jobs citing Unified Communications 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire - - 0.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £200
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 - -
Unified Communications
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the South Yorkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
111 121 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 18.11% 21.57% 16.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 82 39
Median daily rate £500 £275 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+81.81% -4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £170 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £358
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 13 10
Median hourly rate £28.75 £12.35 £11.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+132.79% +5.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.68 £12.00 £10.67
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £21.40 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+33.30% -6.64%

Unified Communications
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing Unified Communications as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Unified Communications Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Unified Communications
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Unified Communications Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Unified Communications
Top 8 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Unified Communications 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Unified Communications.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Skype for Business

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 1 (100.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Lync Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Unified Communications Consultant
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory