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 22 September 2014 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
H.323 (H323)
Rank 585 550 556
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +6
Contract jobs citing H.323 21 24 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.036% 0.045% 0.063%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.25% 0.34% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 14 19
Average daily rate
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£315 £366 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.99% -13.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £308 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £400 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £343 £290
% change year-on-year
-8.82% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
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
8412 7118 9036
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 14.55% 13.48% 15.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 4643 3883 4097
Average daily rate £365 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.38% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.76% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 464 408 696
Average hourly rate £23.00 £22.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.22% +4.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.57 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 -37 18 £310 -15.35% 9
London +1 10 £375 +1.01% 4
South East -6 5 £240 -23.20% 2
City of London +21 1 £500 +30.29%
Yorkshire - 1 - -
Scotland - - - - 1
Northern Ireland - - - -
Docklands, London - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
South West - - - - 2
West Midlands - - - -
Milton Keynes - - - -
Nottingham - - - -
Reading - - - -
Stirling - - - -
Swindon - - - - 2
Berkshire - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Nottinghamshire - - - -
Surrey - - - - 1
West Yorkshire - - - -
Wiltshire - - - - 2
County Antrim - - - -
Belfast - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Bracknell - - - -
Chippenham - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - - 1
Leatherhead - - - -
Leeds - - - -

H.323
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 19 (50.00%) Cisco
2 18 (47.37%) WAN
3 17 (44.74%) VoIP
3 17 (44.74%) Finance
4 16 (42.11%) LAN
5 15 (39.47%) Avaya
6 13 (34.21%) IP Telephony
7 12 (31.58%) DNS
8 11 (28.95%) DHCP
8 11 (28.95%) MPLS
9 10 (26.32%) PBX
9 10 (26.32%) Telecoms
10 9 (23.68%) Load Balancing
10 9 (23.68%) PSTN
10 9 (23.68%) ISDN
10 9 (23.68%) Cisco CUCM
11 8 (21.05%) Windows
11 8 (21.05%) CheckPoint
11 8 (21.05%) Firewall
12 7 (18.42%) Video Conferencing
12 7 (18.42%) TCP/IP
12 7 (18.42%) Lync
13 6 (15.79%) Verint
13 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
13 6 (15.79%) ITIL
13 6 (15.79%) MS Exchange
13 6 (15.79%) Active Directory
13 6 (15.79%) Internet
13 6 (15.79%) Network Design
13 6 (15.79%) Change Management

H.323
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 7 (18.42%) Lync
2 6 (15.79%) MS Exchange
3 4 (10.53%) CMS
3 4 (10.53%) IIS
4 3 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (2.63%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (47.37%) WAN
2 17 (44.74%) VoIP
3 16 (42.11%) LAN
4 13 (34.21%) IP Telephony
5 12 (31.58%) DNS
6 11 (28.95%) DHCP
6 11 (28.95%) MPLS
7 10 (26.32%) PBX
8 9 (23.68%) PSTN
8 9 (23.68%) ISDN
9 8 (21.05%) Firewall
10 7 (18.42%) TCP/IP
11 6 (15.79%) Internet
12 5 (13.16%) Cisco Nexus
13 4 (10.53%) MGW
13 4 (10.53%) Extranet
13 4 (10.53%) SAN
13 4 (10.53%) VPN
13 4 (10.53%) ATM
13 4 (10.53%) SCCP
General
1 17 (44.74%) Finance
2 10 (26.32%) Telecoms
3 6 (15.79%) Banking
4 5 (13.16%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.63%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (15.79%) Analyst
2 5 (13.16%) Architect
2 5 (13.16%) Voice Architect
3 4 (10.53%) Voice Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Network Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Project Manager
4 3 (7.89%) Voice Specialist
5 2 (5.26%) Senior Voice Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Implementation Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Avaya Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Network Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Senior Manager
5 2 (5.26%) IT Manager
5 2 (5.26%) Telephony Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Senior Project Manager
5 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) Quality Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.26%) IVR
3 1 (2.63%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.63%) Clustering
3 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.05%) Windows
2 4 (10.53%) Linux
3 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (7.89%) Windows 7
3 3 (7.89%) Windows 8
3 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (5.26%) Solaris
4 2 (5.26%) UNIX
5 1 (2.63%) Windows 2000
5 1 (2.63%) Windows NT
5 1 (2.63%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (23.68%) Load Balancing
2 6 (15.79%) Network Design
2 6 (15.79%) ITIL
2 6 (15.79%) Change Management
3 4 (10.53%) Project Management
3 4 (10.53%) Service Management
3 4 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (10.53%) Electronic Trading
3 4 (10.53%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (7.89%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (7.89%) Migration
5 2 (5.26%) Asset Management
5 2 (5.26%) Supplier Management
5 2 (5.26%) CRM
5 2 (5.26%) Configuration Management
5 2 (5.26%) Line Management
5 2 (5.26%) Problem Management
5 2 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (5.26%) High Availability
5 2 (5.26%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.16%) SQL
2 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.63%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (7.89%) MCSE
3 2 (5.26%) CCNP
3 2 (5.26%) CCNA
3 2 (5.26%) Degree
3 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.63%) BC Cleared
4 1 (2.63%) ISEB
4 1 (2.63%) Avaya Certification
4 1 (2.63%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) SLA
2 1 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 6 (15.79%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.89%) XenApp
3 2 (5.26%) vSphere
3 2 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.63%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (2.63%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 9 (23.68%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (7.89%) CA Spectrum
2 3 (7.89%) SCCM
3 1 (2.63%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (2.63%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (2.63%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 19 (50.00%) Cisco
2 15 (39.47%) Avaya
3 8 (21.05%) CheckPoint
4 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
4 6 (15.79%) Verint
5 4 (10.53%) VMware
6 3 (7.89%) SolarWinds
6 3 (7.89%) HP
6 3 (7.89%) Citrix
6 3 (7.89%) CA
7 2 (5.26%) Siemens
7 2 (5.26%) Blue Coat
8 1 (2.63%) Polycom
8 1 (2.63%) ServiceNow
8 1 (2.63%) Radware
8 1 (2.63%) BT
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