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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
H.323 (H323)
Rank 591 594 574
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -20
Contract jobs citing H.323 39 22 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.067% 0.039% 0.047%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.48% 0.27% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 15 15
Average daily rate
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£373 £310 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.16% -14.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £213 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £476 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £263 £313
% change year-on-year
+14.17% -15.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £48.00
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
8058 8268 7224
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 13.80% 14.62% 13.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 4617 4497 3898
Average daily rate £375 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 525 460 419
Average hourly rate £21.53 £22.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.33% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £12.50 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £45.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £24.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-10.31% +2.12%

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 3 September 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 15 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 3 September 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 +7 36 £373 +18.25% 6
London +1 20 £400 - 2
Wiltshire - 8 £500 -
South West - 8 £500 -
City of London +16 6 £425 -15.00%
South East -11 5 £295 +22.91% 1
Swindon - 4 £500 -
Berkshire - 4 £298 - 1
Slough - 2 £295 - 1
Chelmsford - 2 £300 -
East of England - 2 £300 -
Essex - 2 £300 -
Maidenhead - 1 £300 -
Hounslow - 1 £400 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £280 -

H.323
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 63 (74.12%) Cisco
2 34 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 31 (36.47%) VoIP
3 31 (36.47%) Video Conferencing
4 28 (32.94%) ISDN
4 28 (32.94%) Avaya
4 28 (32.94%) CCNP
5 26 (30.59%) Telecoms
6 22 (25.88%) Tandberg
7 20 (23.53%) Cisco CUCM
8 19 (22.35%) Degree
9 18 (21.18%) Firewall
9 18 (21.18%) MPLS
9 18 (21.18%) CCNA
10 17 (20.00%) LAN
10 17 (20.00%) Oracle
11 16 (18.82%) CTI
12 15 (17.65%) Finance
12 15 (17.65%) CMS
12 15 (17.65%) WAN
13 14 (16.47%) TCP/IP
13 14 (16.47%) Genesys
13 14 (16.47%) OSPF
13 14 (16.47%) BGP
13 14 (16.47%) Computer Science
13 14 (16.47%) Lync
13 14 (16.47%) Unified Communications
13 14 (16.47%) Avaya Modular Messaging
14 13 (15.29%) MGCP
14 13 (15.29%) CCVP

H.323
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 15 (17.65%) CMS
2 14 (16.47%) Lync
3 7 (8.24%) Office Communications Server
4 5 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (5.88%) MS Exchange
5 3 (3.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (2.35%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (1.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.35%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.35%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 31 (36.47%) VoIP
2 28 (32.94%) ISDN
3 18 (21.18%) MPLS
3 18 (21.18%) Firewall
4 17 (20.00%) LAN
5 16 (18.82%) CTI
6 15 (17.65%) WAN
7 14 (16.47%) OSPF
7 14 (16.47%) BGP
7 14 (16.47%) TCP/IP
7 14 (16.47%) Unified Communications
7 14 (16.47%) Avaya Modular Messaging
8 13 (15.29%) MGCP
9 10 (11.76%) WebEx
10 9 (10.59%) Network Security
10 9 (10.59%) VPN
11 8 (9.41%) Ethernet
11 8 (9.41%) SCCP
12 7 (8.24%) IPsec
12 7 (8.24%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.53%) Oracle Database
General
1 26 (30.59%) Telecoms
2 15 (17.65%) Finance
3 6 (7.06%) Banking
4 5 (5.88%) Billing
5 3 (3.53%) Multimedia
5 3 (3.53%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.35%) Advertising
6 2 (2.35%) Marketing
7 1 (1.18%) Back Office
7 1 (1.18%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.18%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (30.59%) Voice Engineer
2 21 (24.71%) Avaya Engineer
3 11 (12.94%) Network Engineer
4 9 (10.59%) Unified Communications Engineer
5 8 (9.41%) Designer
6 7 (8.24%) Communications Engineer
6 7 (8.24%) VoIP Engineer
7 5 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (5.88%) Support Engineer
8 4 (4.71%) Lead Designer
8 4 (4.71%) Core Network Engineer
8 4 (4.71%) Cisco Engineer
9 3 (3.53%) Communications Manager
9 3 (3.53%) Cisco Specialist
9 3 (3.53%) Architect
9 3 (3.53%) Unified Communications Specialist
10 2 (2.35%) Unified Communications Manager
10 2 (2.35%) Voice Network Engineer
10 2 (2.35%) Analyst
10 2 (2.35%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.24%) MAPI
2 6 (7.06%) XMPP
3 2 (2.35%) VXML
3 2 (2.35%) .NET
3 2 (2.35%) RSS
4 1 (1.18%) HTML
4 1 (1.18%) CSS
4 1 (1.18%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 1 (1.18%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 31 (36.47%) Video Conferencing
2 14 (16.47%) Computer Science
3 10 (11.76%) iPhone
4 7 (8.24%) IVR
4 7 (8.24%) Cryptography
5 6 (7.06%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (7.06%) BYOD
6 4 (4.71%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (4.71%) Streaming Video
6 4 (4.71%) Management Information System
7 3 (3.53%) Handset
7 3 (3.53%) Blackberry
7 3 (3.53%) Mainframe
8 1 (1.18%) Smartphone
8 1 (1.18%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (1.18%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (12.94%) Windows
2 7 (8.24%) Android
3 6 (7.06%) UNIX
4 5 (5.88%) Solaris
5 1 (1.18%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (8.24%) Network Management
1 7 (8.24%) Server Building
2 6 (7.06%) ITIL
3 5 (5.88%) Configuration Management
3 5 (5.88%) Risk Management
3 5 (5.88%) Asset Management
3 5 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
4 4 (4.71%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (4.71%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (4.71%) Migration
4 4 (4.71%) Project Management
5 3 (3.53%) CRM
5 3 (3.53%) Service Delivery
5 3 (3.53%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (3.53%) Strategic Planning
5 3 (3.53%) Product Management
5 3 (3.53%) Cisco ICM Scripting
6 2 (2.35%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (2.35%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.71%) C
2 2 (2.35%) C#
2 2 (2.35%) C++
2 2 (2.35%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.18%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.18%) SQL
3 1 (1.18%) Python
Qualifications
1 34 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (32.94%) CCNP
3 19 (22.35%) Degree
4 18 (21.18%) CCNA
5 13 (15.29%) CCVP
6 9 (10.59%) Security Cleared
7 8 (9.41%) JNCIS
7 8 (9.41%) SC Cleared
8 6 (7.06%) CCIE
9 5 (5.88%) DV Cleared
10 2 (2.35%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (2.35%) CCIP
11 1 (1.18%) HNC
11 1 (1.18%) HND
11 1 (1.18%) Avaya Certification
11 1 (1.18%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.24%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (8.24%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 3 (3.53%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.18%) NFS
4 1 (1.18%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 20 (23.53%) Cisco CUCM
2 11 (12.94%) Cisco UCCX
3 3 (3.53%) Cisco UCCE
4 2 (2.35%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 63 (74.12%) Cisco
2 28 (32.94%) Avaya
3 22 (25.88%) Tandberg
4 17 (20.00%) Oracle
5 14 (16.47%) Genesys
6 13 (15.29%) Microsoft
7 11 (12.94%) Juniper
8 8 (9.41%) F5
8 8 (9.41%) Polycom
9 7 (8.24%) Adobe
10 5 (5.88%) Verint
11 3 (3.53%) RightFax
11 3 (3.53%) Kofax
11 3 (3.53%) Sybase
11 3 (3.53%) Apple
12 2 (2.35%) CheckPoint
12 2 (2.35%) Ericsson
12 2 (2.35%) Nokia
12 2 (2.35%) SAP
12 2 (2.35%) Nortel