The table below looks at the statistics for H.323 skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited H.323 over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
H.323 (H323)
Rank 625 608 582
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -26
Contract jobs citing H.323 31 41 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.057% 0.074% 0.030%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.36% 0.50% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 26 10
Median daily rate £375 £340 £505
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% -32.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £206 £463
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £500 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £448 £490
% change year-on-year
-16.20% -8.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £26.00 - -
UK excluding London median 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
8646 8141 7058
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 15.86% 14.75% 13.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 5244 4531 3855
Median daily rate £390 £350 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 384 474 399
Median hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +31.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £43.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

H.323
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing H.323 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 28 May 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
Top 19 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing H.323 within the UK over the 3 months to 28 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -29 24 £373 +9.55% 4
South East +3 9 £425 +29.27%
London -22 9 £350 +4.47% 3
Northern Ireland +11 7 £400 -
Berkshire -2 7 - -
County Antrim +7 5 £400 -
Belfast +7 5 £400 -
City of London +38 3 £420 +27.27% 2
Birmingham +5 3 £370 -31.16%
West Midlands -6 3 £370 -31.16%
North West -2 2 £375 -25.00%
Knutsford -7 2 £375 -25.00%
Cheshire -7 2 £375 -25.00%
Reading - 2 - -
Hampshire -6 1 £425 +1.19%
Surrey - 1 - -
Basingstoke - 1 £425 -
Leatherhead - 1 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 - -

H.323
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing H.323 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for H.323.

1 34 (42.50%) VoIP
2 33 (41.25%) Cisco
3 32 (40.00%) MGCP
4 21 (26.25%) SS7
4 21 (26.25%) Telecoms
5 20 (25.00%) Unix
6 19 (23.75%) Solaris
6 19 (23.75%) Diameter Protocol
7 18 (22.50%) Linux
8 17 (21.25%) Cisco CUCM
8 17 (21.25%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (21.25%) Automated Testing
8 17 (21.25%) Python
8 17 (21.25%) Scrum
9 16 (20.00%) LAN
9 16 (20.00%) WAN
9 16 (20.00%) Telepresence
10 14 (17.50%) Unified Communications
11 13 (16.25%) Cisco UCCX
11 13 (16.25%) Cisco Certification
11 13 (16.25%) Avaya
12 12 (15.00%) SLA
12 12 (15.00%) Oracle
12 12 (15.00%) Firewall
12 12 (15.00%) Video Conferencing
12 12 (15.00%) Data Centre
12 12 (15.00%) FedRAMP
13 11 (13.75%) Oracle Database
13 11 (13.75%) NGN
13 11 (13.75%) Sybase

H.323
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (10.00%) SharePoint Server
1 8 (10.00%) Skype for Business
2 3 (3.75%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.50%) CMS
4 1 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.25%) IIS
4 1 (1.25%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.25%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 6 (7.50%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.25%) MS Office
3 3 (3.75%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.75%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.75%) Office 365
2 1 (1.25%) Google Apps
2 1 (1.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (42.50%) VoIP
2 32 (40.00%) MGCP
3 21 (26.25%) SS7
4 19 (23.75%) Diameter Protocol
5 16 (20.00%) LAN
5 16 (20.00%) Telepresence
5 16 (20.00%) WAN
6 14 (17.50%) Unified Communications
7 12 (15.00%) Firewall
8 11 (13.75%) CDMA
8 11 (13.75%) GPRS
8 11 (13.75%) GSM
8 11 (13.75%) NGN
8 11 (13.75%) UMTS
8 11 (13.75%) WCDMA
9 10 (12.50%) ISDN
10 9 (11.25%) BGP
10 9 (11.25%) EIGRP
10 9 (11.25%) OSPF
10 9 (11.25%) SCCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.75%) Oracle Database
2 5 (6.25%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Bugzilla
1 1 (1.25%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.25%) JIRA
General
1 21 (26.25%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.25%) Finance
2 1 (1.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (31.25%) Network Engineer
2 18 (22.50%) Core Network Engineer
3 10 (12.50%) Unified Communications Engineer
4 8 (10.00%) Network Support
4 8 (10.00%) Support Engineer
5 7 (8.75%) Architect
5 7 (8.75%) Network Support Engineer
5 7 (8.75%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (6.25%) Developer
7 4 (5.00%) Analyst
7 4 (5.00%) QA Engineer
7 4 (5.00%) Voice Engineer
8 3 (3.75%) Automation Test Analyst
8 3 (3.75%) Network Specialist
8 3 (3.75%) Project Manager
8 3 (3.75%) Quality Engineer
8 3 (3.75%) Senior Network Engineer
8 3 (3.75%) Test Analyst
8 3 (3.75%) Test Engineer
8 3 (3.75%) Voice Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.25%) Web Services
1 5 (6.25%) XMPP
2 3 (3.75%) Twisted
3 1 (1.25%) 802.1X
3 1 (1.25%) MAPI
3 1 (1.25%) RSS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.00%) Data Centre
1 12 (15.00%) Video Conferencing
2 8 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 7 (8.75%) IVR
4 3 (3.75%) Streaming Video
5 1 (1.25%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.25%) AVVID
5 1 (1.25%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.25%) iPhone
5 1 (1.25%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.25%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 20 (25.00%) Unix
2 19 (23.75%) Solaris
3 18 (22.50%) Linux
4 7 (8.75%) Windows
5 5 (6.25%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.25%) Android
6 1 (1.25%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (21.25%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (21.25%) Automated Testing
1 17 (21.25%) Scrum
2 11 (13.75%) ITIL
3 7 (8.75%) Change Management
3 7 (8.75%) Service Delivery
4 6 (7.50%) Software Licensing
5 5 (6.25%) Project Management
5 5 (6.25%) Service Management
5 5 (6.25%) SOA
5 5 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (5.00%) Network Management
7 3 (3.75%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (3.75%) CRM
7 3 (3.75%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (3.75%) ITIL V3
7 3 (3.75%) Release Management
7 3 (3.75%) Time Management
8 2 (2.50%) Matrix Management
8 2 (2.50%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 17 (21.25%) Python
2 5 (6.25%) C
3 4 (5.00%) C++
3 4 (5.00%) Erlang
3 4 (5.00%) SQL
4 1 (1.25%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.25%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 13 (16.25%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (12.50%) Degree
3 8 (10.00%) CCNP
4 7 (8.75%) CCIE
5 5 (6.25%) CCNP Voice
6 3 (3.75%) SC Cleared
6 3 (3.75%) Security Cleared
7 2 (2.50%) CCDP
7 2 (2.50%) CCVP
8 1 (1.25%) CCENT
8 1 (1.25%) CCNA
8 1 (1.25%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (15.00%) FedRAMP
1 12 (15.00%) SLA
2 7 (8.75%) QA
3 1 (1.25%) JSP 440
System Software
1 6 (7.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (6.25%) Active Directory
3 4 (5.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.25%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (1.25%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.25%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 17 (21.25%) Cisco CUCM
2 13 (16.25%) Cisco UCCX
3 8 (10.00%) Cisco UCCE
4 2 (2.50%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 33 (41.25%) Cisco
2 13 (16.25%) Avaya
3 12 (15.00%) Oracle
4 11 (13.75%) Microsoft
4 11 (13.75%) Sybase
5 7 (8.75%) Tandberg
5 7 (8.75%) VMware
6 5 (6.25%) Citrix
6 5 (6.25%) NICE Systems
7 4 (5.00%) Genesys
7 4 (5.00%) Polycom
7 4 (5.00%) SolarWinds
8 3 (3.75%) Capita
8 3 (3.75%) Ericsson
8 3 (3.75%) GENBAND
8 3 (3.75%) Huawei
8 3 (3.75%) NetSuite
8 3 (3.75%) Nokia
8 3 (3.75%) Nokia Networks
8 3 (3.75%) Salesforce.com
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