The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
H.323 (H323)
Rank 561 544 539
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -5
Contract jobs citing H.323 19 25 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.035% 0.049% 0.083%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.26% 0.36% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 14 18
Average daily rate
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£400 £365 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% -8.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £300 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £421 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £300 £280
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £48.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Communications & Networking Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7382 6928 8973
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 13.71% 13.59% 15.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 3936 3573 3939
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 402 476 681
Average hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.54 £14.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.75 £25.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-22.54% +2.00%

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 23 July 2014.

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
Top 30 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 23 July 2014. 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
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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 -22 16 £432 +18.35% 3
London -5 11 £500 +29.03% 2
South East - 3 £195 -
City of London +21 2 £500 +21.83% 1
Scotland - 2 £263 -
North West - 2 £465 -
Northern Ireland - - - -
Docklands, London - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
South West - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
County Antrim - - - -
Belfast - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Bracknell - - - -
Bristol - - - -
Chippenham - - - -
Leatherhead - - - -
Leeds - - - - 1
Manchester - - - -
Milton Keynes - - - -
Nottingham - - - -
Reading - - - -
Slough - - - -
Solihull - - - -
Stirling - - - -
Swindon - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Nottinghamshire - - - -

H.323
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 25 (56.82%) WAN
2 22 (50.00%) Finance
3 21 (47.73%) VoIP
3 21 (47.73%) Cisco
4 16 (36.36%) LAN
4 16 (36.36%) Avaya
5 14 (31.82%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (29.55%) IP Telephony
7 11 (25.00%) PBX
8 10 (22.73%) CCNP
8 10 (22.73%) DNS
8 10 (22.73%) MPLS
8 10 (22.73%) MGCP
8 10 (22.73%) Telecoms
8 10 (22.73%) Video Conferencing
8 10 (22.73%) Cisco CUCM
9 9 (20.45%) Lync
9 9 (20.45%) Load Balancing
10 8 (18.18%) TCP/IP
10 8 (18.18%) ISDN
10 8 (18.18%) Banking
11 7 (15.91%) Network Design
11 7 (15.91%) VMware
11 7 (15.91%) Wireless
11 7 (15.91%) ITIL
11 7 (15.91%) BGP
11 7 (15.91%) Microsoft Certification
11 7 (15.91%) Verint
12 6 (13.64%) Cisco Nexus
12 6 (13.64%) Unified Communications

H.323
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 9 (20.45%) Lync
2 6 (13.64%) CMS
3 5 (11.36%) MS Exchange
4 4 (9.09%) IIS
5 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.27%) SAP CCM
2 1 (2.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 25 (56.82%) WAN
2 21 (47.73%) VoIP
3 16 (36.36%) LAN
4 13 (29.55%) IP Telephony
5 11 (25.00%) PBX
6 10 (22.73%) DNS
6 10 (22.73%) MPLS
6 10 (22.73%) MGCP
7 8 (18.18%) ISDN
7 8 (18.18%) TCP/IP
8 7 (15.91%) BGP
8 7 (15.91%) Wireless
9 6 (13.64%) Unified Communications
9 6 (13.64%) Cisco Nexus
9 6 (13.64%) EIGRP
9 6 (13.64%) Firewall
9 6 (13.64%) VPN
9 6 (13.64%) Internet
9 6 (13.64%) DHCP
10 5 (11.36%) PSTN
General
1 22 (50.00%) Finance
2 10 (22.73%) Telecoms
3 8 (18.18%) Banking
4 6 (13.64%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.27%) Marketing
5 1 (2.27%) German Language
Job Titles
1 10 (22.73%) Voice Engineer
2 9 (20.45%) Network Engineer
3 8 (18.18%) Cisco Engineer
4 6 (13.64%) Architect
4 6 (13.64%) Analyst
5 5 (11.36%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 5 (11.36%) Voice Architect
6 4 (9.09%) Cisco Voice Engineer
6 4 (9.09%) Network Analyst
7 3 (6.82%) Project Manager
7 3 (6.82%) Senior Voice Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) Voice Network Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) Voice Analyst
8 2 (4.55%) Voice Specialist
8 2 (4.55%) Cisco Network Analyst
8 2 (4.55%) Cisco Analyst
8 2 (4.55%) Implementation Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) Avaya Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) Delivery Manager
8 2 (4.55%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.55%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.73%) Video Conferencing
2 5 (11.36%) IVR
3 2 (4.55%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.55%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.36%) Windows
2 3 (6.82%) Linux
2 3 (6.82%) Windows 8
3 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (4.55%) Windows 7
3 2 (4.55%) Solaris
4 1 (2.27%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.45%) Load Balancing
2 7 (15.91%) Network Design
2 7 (15.91%) ITIL
3 4 (9.09%) Project Management
3 4 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (9.09%) Electronic Trading
4 3 (6.82%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (6.82%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (6.82%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (6.82%) Service Delivery
4 3 (6.82%) Migration
5 2 (4.55%) Asset Management
5 2 (4.55%) Supplier Management
5 2 (4.55%) Problem Management
5 2 (4.55%) Validation
5 2 (4.55%) Service Management
5 2 (4.55%) CRM
5 2 (4.55%) Cisco ICM Scripting
5 2 (4.55%) Capacity Management
6 1 (2.27%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.09%) SQL
1 4 (9.09%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.27%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (31.82%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (22.73%) CCNP
3 7 (15.91%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (13.64%) MCSE
4 6 (13.64%) CCIE
5 4 (9.09%) CCVP
5 4 (9.09%) Degree
6 3 (6.82%) CCNA
7 2 (4.55%) Avaya Certification
8 1 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (2.27%) CCDP
8 1 (2.27%) BC Cleared
8 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
8 1 (2.27%) VTSP
System Software
1 6 (13.64%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.82%) XenApp
3 2 (4.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (22.73%) Cisco CUCM
2 5 (11.36%) Cisco UCCX
3 3 (6.82%) SCCM
3 3 (6.82%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (2.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (47.73%) Cisco
2 16 (36.36%) Avaya
3 7 (15.91%) VMware
3 7 (15.91%) Verint
4 5 (11.36%) CheckPoint
4 5 (11.36%) Microsoft
5 4 (9.09%) HP
5 4 (9.09%) Citrix
6 2 (4.55%) Blue Coat
6 2 (4.55%) Riverbed
6 2 (4.55%) SolarWinds
6 2 (4.55%) ServiceNow
7 1 (2.27%) F5
7 1 (2.27%) Fortinet
7 1 (2.27%) Remedy
7 1 (2.27%) Radware
7 1 (2.27%) BT
7 1 (2.27%) SAP
7 1 (2.27%) Juniper
7 1 (2.27%) EMC