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 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
H.323 (H323)
UK
Rank 586 568 596
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +28
Contract jobs citing H.323 10 50 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.098% 0.044%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.15% 0.67% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 27 10
Median daily rate £338 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.62% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £305 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £396 £550 £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £415 £363
% change year-on-year
-18.67% +14.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £33.50 -
UK excluding London median 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
6822 7439 7771
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 15.04% 14.55% 14.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 4239 4402 4279
Median daily rate £400 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £238 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.06% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 374 310 449
Median hourly rate £22.50 £27.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.07 £13.00 £12.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £43.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

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 20 February 2017.

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 9 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 20 February 2017. 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 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 +5 10 £338 -15.62% 7
Berkshire 0 4 £300 -22.17%
South East -6 4 £300 -22.17%
North West +17 3 £338 -38.63%
Reading -3 3 £300 -22.07%
London -8 3 £455 +17.41% 2
Warrington - 3 £338 -
Cheshire - 3 £338 -
Maidenhead - 1 - -

H.323
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 24 (82.76%) Cisco
2 20 (68.97%) VoIP
3 16 (55.17%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (44.83%) CCNP
5 12 (41.38%) Firewall
6 11 (37.93%) LAN
6 11 (37.93%) WAN
7 10 (34.48%) Network Security
7 10 (34.48%) MGCP
8 9 (31.03%) Wireless
8 9 (31.03%) Cisco CUCM
8 9 (31.03%) Cisco Nexus
8 9 (31.03%) Mentoring
9 8 (27.59%) OSPF
9 8 (27.59%) BGP
9 8 (27.59%) CCNA
9 8 (27.59%) ISDN
10 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
10 7 (24.14%) PBX
10 7 (24.14%) SCCP
10 7 (24.14%) IVR
10 7 (24.14%) VLAN
10 7 (24.14%) Unified Communications
10 7 (24.14%) Data Centre
11 6 (20.69%) Spanning Tree
11 6 (20.69%) Cisco ASA
11 6 (20.69%) Degree
11 6 (20.69%) Telecoms
11 6 (20.69%) EIGRP
11 6 (20.69%) Windows

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 5 (17.24%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Office
2 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (68.97%) VoIP
2 12 (41.38%) Firewall
3 11 (37.93%) LAN
3 11 (37.93%) WAN
4 10 (34.48%) MGCP
4 10 (34.48%) Network Security
5 9 (31.03%) Cisco Nexus
5 9 (31.03%) Wireless
6 8 (27.59%) BGP
6 8 (27.59%) ISDN
6 8 (27.59%) OSPF
7 7 (24.14%) PBX
7 7 (24.14%) SCCP
7 7 (24.14%) Unified Communications
7 7 (24.14%) VLAN
8 6 (20.69%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (20.69%) EIGRP
8 6 (20.69%) Spanning Tree
9 5 (17.24%) Skype
9 5 (17.24%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (20.69%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.90%) Banking
2 2 (6.90%) Corporate Banking
2 2 (6.90%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (37.93%) Cisco Engineer
2 8 (27.59%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 8 (27.59%) Network Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) Cisco Security Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) Network Security Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) Security Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) Architect
5 3 (10.34%) Design Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Unified Communications Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Voice Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Cisco Architect
6 2 (6.90%) Designer
6 2 (6.90%) VoIP Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) 3G Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Business Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Cisco Voice Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Messaging Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Network Architect
7 1 (3.45%) NOC Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) RFC 2833
1 3 (10.34%) VXML
2 2 (6.90%) XMPP
3 1 (3.45%) CCXML
3 1 (3.45%) JTAPI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Data Centre
1 7 (24.14%) IVR
2 5 (17.24%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.45%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.69%) Windows
2 3 (10.34%) Windows Server
3 2 (6.90%) Unix
3 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) Mentoring
2 5 (17.24%) Migration
3 4 (13.79%) Network Management
4 3 (10.34%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (10.34%) Incident Management
4 3 (10.34%) Service Management
5 2 (6.90%) CAD
5 2 (6.90%) CRM
5 2 (6.90%) High Availability
5 2 (6.90%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (6.90%) Performance Engineering
5 2 (6.90%) Project Management
5 2 (6.90%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.45%) Contact Management
6 1 (3.45%) E-Discovery
6 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (3.45%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (3.45%) Network Architecture
6 1 (3.45%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (3.45%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (55.17%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (44.83%) CCNP
3 8 (27.59%) CCNA
4 6 (20.69%) Degree
5 5 (17.24%) CCVP
6 4 (13.79%) CCIE
7 3 (10.34%) CCNP Voice
8 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (10.34%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.90%) Hyper-V
2 2 (6.90%) ProxySG
3 1 (3.45%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 9 (31.03%) Cisco CUCM
2 5 (17.24%) Cisco UCCE
2 5 (17.24%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (3.45%) Cisco CME
3 1 (3.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (82.76%) Cisco
2 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
3 4 (13.79%) Avaya
4 3 (10.34%) F5
4 3 (10.34%) Mitel
5 2 (6.90%) Bloomberg
5 2 (6.90%) Blue Coat
5 2 (6.90%) Juniper
5 2 (6.90%) NetScout
5 2 (6.90%) Reuters
5 2 (6.90%) SevOne
5 2 (6.90%) Sonus
6 1 (3.45%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.45%) Genesys
6 1 (3.45%) Oracle
6 1 (3.45%) Red Box
6 1 (3.45%) Riverbed
6 1 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (3.45%) SolarWinds
6 1 (3.45%) VMware