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 27 February 2015 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
H.323 (H323)
Rank 553 534 516
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -18
Contract jobs citing H.323 23 32 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.044% 0.064% 0.047%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.30% 0.49% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 17 12
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£425 £425 £408
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £350 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £485 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £413 £408
% change year-on-year
+21.21% +1.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
7686 6595 7037
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 14.65% 13.12% 15.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 4152 3354 3398
Average daily rate £375 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 431 378 605
Average hourly rate £25.50 £20.00 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.50% -14.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.85 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £45.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £20.53 £23.42
% change year-on-year
+33.95% -12.32%

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 27 February 2015.

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 24 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 27 February 2015. 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 -21 23 £425 -8.10% 4
London -9 13 £413 -8.33% 3
Wiltshire -1 4 - -
South West -20 4 - -
South East -36 4 £363 -23.68% 1
Berkshire -3 2 £500 +33.33% 1
Swindon -4 2 - -
Surrey - 2 £205 -
Leatherhead - 2 £205 -
City of London - 2 £475 -
East of England +5 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 £525 -
Birmingham - 1 £525 -
Brentwood - - - -
Epsom - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Leeds - - - -
Milton Keynes - - - -
Reading - - - - 1
West Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
Woking - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Essex - - - -

H.323
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 43 (91.49%) Cisco
2 18 (38.30%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (36.17%) MGCP
3 17 (36.17%) Lync
3 17 (36.17%) Cisco CUCM
4 16 (34.04%) Avaya
5 15 (31.91%) Polycom
5 15 (31.91%) Tandberg
5 15 (31.91%) Video Conferencing
6 14 (29.79%) CCNP
7 13 (27.66%) Finance
8 11 (23.40%) Telecoms
8 11 (23.40%) XMPP
8 11 (23.40%) VoIP
9 10 (21.28%) MPLS
10 9 (19.15%) ISDN
10 9 (19.15%) Microsoft
10 9 (19.15%) Cisco IPT
11 8 (17.02%) LAN
12 7 (14.89%) PBX
12 7 (14.89%) WAN
12 7 (14.89%) ITIL
12 7 (14.89%) Windows
12 7 (14.89%) TCP/IP
12 7 (14.89%) OSPF
12 7 (14.89%) BGP
13 6 (12.77%) Juniper
13 6 (12.77%) Service Management
13 6 (12.77%) CCIE
13 6 (12.77%) Verint

H.323
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 17 (36.17%) Lync
2 5 (10.64%) SharePoint
3 4 (8.51%) MS Exchange
4 3 (6.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (6.38%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.13%) FileNet
Applications
1 4 (8.51%) AutoCAD
2 2 (4.26%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) SAP CRM
1 1 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.51%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (36.17%) MGCP
2 11 (23.40%) VoIP
3 10 (21.28%) MPLS
4 9 (19.15%) ISDN
4 9 (19.15%) Cisco IPT
5 8 (17.02%) LAN
6 7 (14.89%) PBX
6 7 (14.89%) WAN
6 7 (14.89%) OSPF
6 7 (14.89%) BGP
6 7 (14.89%) TCP/IP
7 5 (10.64%) VPN
7 5 (10.64%) RTP
8 4 (8.51%) QSIG
8 4 (8.51%) IP Telephony
8 4 (8.51%) EIGRP
8 4 (8.51%) Ethernet
9 3 (6.38%) DHCP
9 3 (6.38%) DNS
9 3 (6.38%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.51%) SQL Server
General
1 13 (27.66%) Finance
2 11 (23.40%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.38%) Banking
4 2 (4.26%) Back Office
4 2 (4.26%) Investment Banking
4 2 (4.26%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (2.13%) Retail
5 1 (2.13%) Billing
Job Titles
1 9 (19.15%) Audio Engineer
2 8 (17.02%) Voice Engineer
3 7 (14.89%) Cisco Engineer
4 6 (12.77%) Analyst
4 6 (12.77%) Network Engineer
5 5 (10.64%) Operations Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) IP Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Network Operations Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Designer
6 3 (6.38%) Exchange Specialist
6 3 (6.38%) Exchange Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Telephony Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Design Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Communications Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Network Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Voice Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) IP Telephony Engineer
8 1 (2.13%) Voice Support Engineer
8 1 (2.13%) Voice Network Engineer
8 1 (2.13%) Network Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (23.40%) XMPP
2 1 (2.13%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (31.91%) Video Conferencing
2 6 (12.77%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.51%) Digital Media
4 3 (6.38%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (6.38%) Clustering
5 2 (4.26%) Cryptography
6 1 (2.13%) Statistics
6 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.89%) Windows
2 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (14.89%) ITIL
2 6 (12.77%) Service Management
3 5 (10.64%) Change Management
4 4 (8.51%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (6.38%) Workforce Management Optimization
5 3 (6.38%) Risk Management
5 3 (6.38%) Configuration Management
5 3 (6.38%) Problem Management
5 3 (6.38%) Time Management
5 3 (6.38%) High Availability
6 2 (4.26%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (4.26%) Network Management
6 2 (4.26%) Capacity Management
6 2 (4.26%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (4.26%) Line Management
6 2 (4.26%) CRM
6 2 (4.26%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (4.26%) Asset Management
6 2 (4.26%) Load Balancing
6 2 (4.26%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.38%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (38.30%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (29.79%) CCNP
3 6 (12.77%) CCIE
4 5 (10.64%) CCNA
4 5 (10.64%) CCVP
5 4 (8.51%) JNCIS
5 4 (8.51%) Degree
5 4 (8.51%) SC Cleared
5 4 (8.51%) Security Cleared
6 3 (6.38%) DV Cleared
6 3 (6.38%) MCITP
6 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (6.38%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (6.38%) ISA Server
1 3 (6.38%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 17 (36.17%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (8.51%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (4.26%) CA Spectrum
3 2 (4.26%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (2.13%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 43 (91.49%) Cisco
2 16 (34.04%) Avaya
3 15 (31.91%) Polycom
3 15 (31.91%) Tandberg
4 9 (19.15%) Microsoft
5 6 (12.77%) Verint
5 6 (12.77%) Juniper
6 4 (8.51%) BT
7 2 (4.26%) CA
7 2 (4.26%) Siemens
7 2 (4.26%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.13%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (2.13%) Reuters
8 1 (2.13%) Bloomberg
8 1 (2.13%) Speakerbus
8 1 (2.13%) NetScout
8 1 (2.13%) NetSuite
8 1 (2.13%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.13%) F5
8 1 (2.13%) RightFax
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