The table below looks at the statistics for Unified Communications skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unified Communications over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Communications
Rank - 50 -
Contract jobs citing Unified Communications 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton - 0.55% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 3.08% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate - £300 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 - £13.00
Unified Communications
Hampshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
66 65 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 25.88% 18.01% 9.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 45 15
Average daily rate £400 £400 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +39.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £313 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £475 £394
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 3
Average hourly rate £45.00 £13.75 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+227.27% -8.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +23.80%

Unified Communications
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Unified Communications across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Unified Communications Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Unified Communications
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Unified Communications Daily Rate Trend in Southampton