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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
H.323 (H323)
Rank 605 592 613
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +21
Contract jobs citing H.323 16 53 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.032% 0.096% 0.043%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.21% 0.67% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 25 10
Median daily rate £420 £401 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.86% +23.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £287 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £525 £385
UK excluding London median daily rate £376 £463 £325
% change year-on-year
-18.64% +42.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £47.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £47.50 -

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
7451 7948 8179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 15.03% 14.42% 14.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 4502 4666 4668
Median daily rate £400 £398 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +10.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £240 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £533 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 385 471 439
Median hourly rate £28.00 £22.62 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.78% +0.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.31 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.70%

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 9 December 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 16 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 9 December 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 -27 13 £420 +2.37% 2
South East +17 6 £363 -11.63% 1
Berkshire -6 5 £363 -11.63% 1
Reading +1 4 £363 -7.28% 1
London -4 4 £463 +15.62% 1
Glasgow - 2 - -
Scotland - 2 - -
North West - 2 £338 -
Hampshire +20 1 - -
Maidenhead +3 1 - -
East of England -6 1 £415 -
Stockport - 1 - -
Warrington - 1 £338 -
Manchester - 1 - -
Cheshire - 1 £338 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £415 -

H.323
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 (75.56%) Cisco
2 20 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (44.44%) VoIP
3 19 (42.22%) Cisco CUCM
4 16 (35.56%) XMPP
5 15 (33.33%) MGCP
6 14 (31.11%) CCNP
7 13 (28.89%) Windows
8 12 (26.67%) CCNA
8 12 (26.67%) PBX
8 12 (26.67%) Skype for Business
8 12 (26.67%) Unified Communications
8 12 (26.67%) Skype
9 11 (24.44%) Windows Server
9 11 (24.44%) Cisco UCCE
9 11 (24.44%) Active Directory
10 10 (22.22%) CCIE
11 9 (20.00%) ISDN
11 9 (20.00%) LAN
11 9 (20.00%) WAN
11 9 (20.00%) Firewall
12 8 (17.78%) CCVP
12 8 (17.78%) IVR
12 8 (17.78%) Network Security
12 8 (17.78%) LDAP
12 8 (17.78%) SQL
12 8 (17.78%) SQL Server
12 8 (17.78%) Avaya
12 8 (17.78%) SCCP
13 7 (15.56%) VXML

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 12 (26.67%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.22%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 3 (6.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (44.44%) VoIP
2 15 (33.33%) MGCP
3 12 (26.67%) PBX
3 12 (26.67%) Skype
3 12 (26.67%) Unified Communications
4 9 (20.00%) Firewall
4 9 (20.00%) ISDN
4 9 (20.00%) LAN
4 9 (20.00%) WAN
5 8 (17.78%) LDAP
5 8 (17.78%) Network Security
5 8 (17.78%) SCCP
6 7 (15.56%) Cisco Nexus
6 7 (15.56%) Wireless
7 6 (13.33%) BGP
7 6 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (13.33%) Cisco ICM
7 6 (13.33%) OSPF
7 6 (13.33%) RTP
7 6 (13.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.78%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.22%) Banking
2 1 (2.22%) Corporate Banking
2 1 (2.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (26.67%) Cisco Engineer
2 8 (17.78%) Architect
2 8 (17.78%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 8 (17.78%) Network Engineer
3 7 (15.56%) Lync Engineer
3 7 (15.56%) Messaging Engineer
3 7 (15.56%) Voice Engineer
4 6 (13.33%) Unified Communications Engineer
5 5 (11.11%) Cisco Architect
6 4 (8.89%) Cisco Security Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Network Security Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Security Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) Cisco Voice Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) Design Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) Designer
8 2 (4.44%) Support Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) VoIP Engineer
9 1 (2.22%) Cisco Support Engineer
9 1 (2.22%) Citrix Support Engineer
9 1 (2.22%) Voice Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (35.56%) XMPP
2 7 (15.56%) VXML
3 3 (6.67%) RFC 2833
4 1 (2.22%) 802.1X
4 1 (2.22%) CCXML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.78%) IVR
2 5 (11.11%) Data Centre
3 3 (6.67%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.22%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 13 (28.89%) Windows
2 11 (24.44%) Windows Server
3 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.22%) Linux
4 1 (2.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (13.33%) CAD
1 6 (13.33%) Mentoring
2 5 (11.11%) Migration
3 4 (8.89%) E-Discovery
3 4 (8.89%) ITIL
4 3 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (6.67%) Network Management
5 2 (4.44%) CRM
5 2 (4.44%) Incident Management
5 2 (4.44%) Project Management
5 2 (4.44%) Service Management
6 1 (2.22%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.22%) High Availability
6 1 (2.22%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (2.22%) Load Balancing
6 1 (2.22%) Network Architecture
6 1 (2.22%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (2.22%) Performance Engineering
6 1 (2.22%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (2.22%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.78%) SQL
2 1 (2.22%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 20 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (31.11%) CCNP
3 12 (26.67%) CCNA
4 10 (22.22%) CCIE
5 8 (17.78%) CCVP
6 4 (8.89%) Degree
7 3 (6.67%) CCNP Voice
7 3 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (2.22%) Avaya Certification
System Software
1 11 (24.44%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.44%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.22%) Firmware
3 1 (2.22%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 19 (42.22%) Cisco CUCM
2 11 (24.44%) Cisco UCCE
3 5 (11.11%) Cisco UCCX
4 4 (8.89%) Cisco CME
4 4 (8.89%) SCCM
5 1 (2.22%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 34 (75.56%) Cisco
2 8 (17.78%) Avaya
3 7 (15.56%) Microsoft
4 4 (8.89%) Mitel
5 3 (6.67%) Sonus
6 2 (4.44%) F5
7 1 (2.22%) Blue Coat
7 1 (2.22%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.22%) Citrix
7 1 (2.22%) EMC
7 1 (2.22%) Ericsson
7 1 (2.22%) GENBAND
7 1 (2.22%) Juniper
7 1 (2.22%) NetScout
7 1 (2.22%) Nortel
7 1 (2.22%) Oracle
7 1 (2.22%) Panasonic
7 1 (2.22%) Riverbed
7 1 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (2.22%) SolarWinds