The table below looks at the statistics for H.323 skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited H.323 over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
H.323 (H323)
Rank 569 578 545
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -33
Contract jobs citing H.323 50 23 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.097% 0.045% 0.070%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.67% 0.31% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 10 22
Average daily rate £420 £344 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.18% -21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £217 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £480 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £256 £450
% change year-on-year
+95.12% -43.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £33.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 - -

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

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7518 7523 6488
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 14.62% 14.85% 13.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 4420 4209 3417
Average daily rate £380 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £215 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 349 426 385
Average hourly rate £27.66 £23.75 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.46% +21.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

H.323
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing H.323 within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

H.323 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

H.323
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing H.323 within the UK.

H.323 Daily Rate Trend in the UK

H.323
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing H.323 within the UK over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

H.323 Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

H.323
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing H.323 within the UK.

H.323 Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

H.323
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing H.323 within the UK over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

H.323 Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

H.323
Top 18 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing H.323 within the UK over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +25 48 £420 +22.18% 10
London -3 17 £350 -15.15% 2
South East +16 16 £400 +95.24% 2
Berkshire - 14 £400 - 2
West Yorkshire +5 10 £538 +86.95% 2
Yorkshire 0 10 £538 +86.95% 2
Leeds -7 10 £538 +86.95% 2
Reading - 10 £420 -
East of England +3 4 - - 2
Essex - 3 - - 1
Buckinghamshire - 2 - -
City of London +37 1 £388 -18.42% 1
Ipswich +11 1 - -
Suffolk +5 1 - -
Manchester -16 1 £550 - 2
North West -17 1 £550 - 2
Maidenhead - 1 £401 -
Brentwood - 1 - -

H.323
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing H.323 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited H.323.

1 42 (45.65%) VoIP
2 40 (43.48%) Cisco
3 37 (40.22%) MGCP
4 24 (26.09%) Cisco CUCM
5 20 (21.74%) Avaya
6 18 (19.57%) Linux
6 18 (19.57%) Python
6 18 (19.57%) Firewall
6 18 (19.57%) Telecoms
6 18 (19.57%) Scrum
6 18 (19.57%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (19.57%) Automated Testing
7 17 (18.48%) Degree
8 16 (17.39%) SS7
8 16 (17.39%) LAN
8 16 (17.39%) Cisco Certification
8 16 (17.39%) WAN
8 16 (17.39%) FedRAMP
9 14 (15.22%) Diameter Protocol
9 14 (15.22%) Solaris
9 14 (15.22%) Unix
9 14 (15.22%) Oracle
9 14 (15.22%) EIGRP
10 13 (14.13%) SLA
10 13 (14.13%) DNS
11 12 (13.04%) Computer Science
11 12 (13.04%) Technical Architecture
11 12 (13.04%) NGN
11 12 (13.04%) UMTS
11 12 (13.04%) WCDMA

H.323
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing H.323 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited H.323. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (8.70%) Lync
2 4 (4.35%) CMS
2 4 (4.35%) Office Communications Server
3 2 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.17%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.17%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.09%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (2.17%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.17%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.35%) Google Apps
2 1 (1.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (45.65%) VoIP
2 37 (40.22%) MGCP
3 18 (19.57%) Firewall
4 16 (17.39%) LAN
4 16 (17.39%) SS7
4 16 (17.39%) WAN
5 14 (15.22%) Diameter Protocol
5 14 (15.22%) EIGRP
6 13 (14.13%) DNS
7 12 (13.04%) BGP
7 12 (13.04%) CDMA
7 12 (13.04%) GPRS
7 12 (13.04%) GSM
7 12 (13.04%) NGN
7 12 (13.04%) OSPF
7 12 (13.04%) UMTS
7 12 (13.04%) WCDMA
8 11 (11.96%) Cisco Nexus
9 9 (9.78%) ISDN
9 9 (9.78%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (13.04%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (4.35%) Bugzilla
1 4 (4.35%) Jenkins
1 4 (4.35%) JIRA
General
1 18 (19.57%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.26%) Billing
3 1 (1.09%) Finance
3 1 (1.09%) Law
Job Titles
1 24 (26.09%) Network Engineer
2 13 (14.13%) Core Network Engineer
3 12 (13.04%) Network Support
3 12 (13.04%) Support Engineer
4 11 (11.96%) Architect
4 11 (11.96%) Network Support Engineer
4 11 (11.96%) Solutions Architect
5 9 (9.78%) Developer
6 6 (6.52%) C++ Developer
6 6 (6.52%) Software Developer
6 6 (6.52%) Voice Engineer
7 5 (5.43%) Cisco Engineer
7 5 (5.43%) Consultant
7 5 (5.43%) Senior Network Engineer
7 5 (5.43%) Software Engineer
8 4 (4.35%) Analyst
8 4 (4.35%) C++ Software Developer
8 4 (4.35%) C++ Software Engineer
8 4 (4.35%) QA Engineer
8 4 (4.35%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.87%) Web Services
2 9 (9.78%) Twisted
3 8 (8.70%) XMPP
4 4 (4.35%) MAPI
4 4 (4.35%) RSS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.04%) Computer Science
2 11 (11.96%) Video Conferencing
3 10 (10.87%) Data Centre
4 6 (6.52%) Data Integration
5 4 (4.35%) iPhone
5 4 (4.35%) IVR
6 2 (2.17%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.09%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.09%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.09%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 18 (19.57%) Linux
2 14 (15.22%) Solaris
2 14 (15.22%) Unix
3 5 (5.43%) Windows
4 4 (4.35%) Android
5 1 (1.09%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.09%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (19.57%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (19.57%) Automated Testing
1 18 (19.57%) Scrum
2 12 (13.04%) Service Delivery
2 12 (13.04%) Technical Architecture
3 11 (11.96%) Service Management
4 10 (10.87%) ITIL
4 10 (10.87%) SOA
5 7 (7.61%) Matrix Management
6 6 (6.52%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (6.52%) ITIL V3
6 6 (6.52%) Project Management
7 4 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (4.35%) Network Management
7 4 (4.35%) Server Building
7 4 (4.35%) Software Engineering
7 4 (4.35%) Workforce Management Optimization
8 3 (3.26%) Migration
8 3 (3.26%) PRINCE2
9 2 (2.17%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 18 (19.57%) Python
2 10 (10.87%) C++
2 10 (10.87%) Erlang
3 4 (4.35%) C
3 4 (4.35%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.17%) Java
4 2 (2.17%) Tcl
5 1 (1.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (18.48%) Degree
2 16 (17.39%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (13.04%) CCNP
4 8 (8.70%) CCIE
5 7 (7.61%) CCNA
6 4 (4.35%) CCDP
7 2 (2.17%) CCVP
8 1 (1.09%) HNC
8 1 (1.09%) HND
8 1 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (1.09%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (17.39%) FedRAMP
2 13 (14.13%) SLA
3 6 (6.52%) QA
System Software
1 10 (10.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (9.78%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (4.35%) Active Directory
3 4 (4.35%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (1.09%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 24 (26.09%) Cisco CUCM
2 11 (11.96%) Cisco UCCX
3 7 (7.61%) Cisco UCCE
4 3 (3.26%) Cisco IPCC
5 1 (1.09%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 40 (43.48%) Cisco
2 20 (21.74%) Avaya
3 14 (15.22%) Oracle
4 12 (13.04%) Sybase
5 10 (10.87%) Citrix
5 10 (10.87%) Polycom
5 10 (10.87%) SolarWinds
5 10 (10.87%) VMware
6 9 (9.78%) Microsoft
7 7 (7.61%) Genesys
8 5 (5.43%) Verint
9 4 (4.35%) Adobe
9 4 (4.35%) F5
9 4 (4.35%) Google
9 4 (4.35%) Palo Alto
10 3 (3.26%) Capita
10 3 (3.26%) Tandberg
11 2 (2.17%) Ericsson
11 2 (2.17%) GENBAND
11 2 (2.17%) RightFax
Berkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £250 - £260 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £550 to £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £550 to £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago