The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Video Conferencing in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Video Conferencing over the 3 months to 4 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Videoconferencing
Rank 481 494 497
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +3
Contract jobs citing Video Conferencing 166 143 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.30% 0.26% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.92% 0.81% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 79 56
Median daily rate £408 £350 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.42% +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £151 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £465 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £300 £345
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -13.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 28
Median hourly rate £23.00 £14.25 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.40% +23.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.16 £11.08 £9.87
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.80 £21.80 £17.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.85 £12.50 £11.50
% change year-on-year
+34.80% +8.69%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
18138 17716 17503
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 32.63% 31.72% 32.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 11806 10730 10682
Median daily rate £425 £420 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +4.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 595 700 759
Median hourly rate £22.00 £18.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.91% -11.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.49 £12.00 £11.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.39 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -7.31%

Video Conferencing
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Video Conferencing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Video Conferencing Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Video Conferencing
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Video Conferencing within the UK.

Video Conferencing Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Video Conferencing
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Video Conferencing within the UK over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

Video Conferencing Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Video Conferencing
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Video Conferencing within the UK.

Video Conferencing Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Video Conferencing
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Video Conferencing within the UK over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

Video Conferencing Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Video Conferencing
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Video Conferencing within the UK over the 3 months to 4 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 -4 149 £415 +18.42% 21
London +7 91 £450 +28.57% 9
South East -19 16 £279 -11.50% 2
City of London +31 14 £325 -0.76% 2
South West +9 13 £390 +30.00% 2
North West +7 13 £420 - 1
East of England +13 11 £700 +278.37% 1
Hampshire +4 7 £338 +12.50%
Northern Ireland - 6 £400 -
Feltham +9 5 £410 +7.89%
Cheshire -10 5 £425 -
Manchester - 5 £210 - 1
Belfast - 5 £400 -
County Antrim - 5 £400 -
Bristol -3 4 £363 +20.83% 1
Gloucestershire - 4 £375 -
Hertfordshire - 4 - -
Chester +5 3 £425 -
Cambridgeshire +4 3 £700 +245.67% 1
Cambridge +1 3 £700 +438.46% 1
Berkshire -1 3 £450 +12.50% 2
Yorkshire -4 3 £428 +0.58% 1
Surrey -10 3 £198 -49.35%
Scotland -18 3 £160 +18.51%
Welwyn - 3 - -
Sheffield - 3 £428 - 1
South Yorkshire - 3 £428 - 1
Ilford - 3 £120 -
Buckinghamshire +11 2 £120 -
Somerset +10 2 - -

Video Conferencing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Video Conferencing 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 Video Conferencing.

1 121 (38.17%) Cisco
2 102 (32.18%) Windows
3 89 (28.08%) Microsoft
4 80 (25.24%) Active Directory
5 78 (24.61%) WAN
5 78 (24.61%) ITIL
6 73 (23.03%) LAN
7 68 (21.45%) MS Office
8 67 (21.14%) Finance
9 61 (19.24%) Windows 7
10 55 (17.35%) Skype for Business
11 49 (15.46%) Firewall
11 49 (15.46%) Telecoms
12 48 (15.14%) Polycom
13 47 (14.83%) Cisco Certification
14 45 (14.20%) Project Management
15 42 (13.25%) Security Cleared
16 39 (12.30%) MS Excel
17 37 (11.67%) Wireless
18 34 (10.73%) VPN
19 33 (10.41%) VMware
19 33 (10.41%) VMware Infrastructure
20 31 (9.78%) Internet
20 31 (9.78%) WebEx
21 28 (8.83%) TCP/IP
21 28 (8.83%) MS Exchange
21 28 (8.83%) SC Cleared
22 27 (8.52%) SCCM
23 26 (8.20%) Agile Software Development
23 26 (8.20%) CCNA

Video Conferencing
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 55 (17.35%) Skype for Business
2 28 (8.83%) MS Exchange
3 20 (6.31%) SharePoint
4 15 (4.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 13 (4.10%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (0.95%) Office Communications Server
8 2 (0.63%) IBM Notes
8 2 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.32%) CMS
9 1 (0.32%) Drupal
9 1 (0.32%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 68 (21.45%) MS Office
2 39 (12.30%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.26%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.95%) Acrobat
4 3 (0.95%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.95%) MS Project
5 1 (0.32%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (0.32%) Adobe Premiere
5 1 (0.32%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (1.26%) Finacle
1 4 (1.26%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.95%) Eikon
2 3 (0.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.63%) assyst
4 1 (0.32%) Maximo
4 1 (0.32%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 26 (8.20%) Office 365
2 6 (1.89%) Google Apps
3 3 (0.95%) IaaS
3 3 (0.95%) PaaS
4 2 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.63%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (0.63%) AWS OpsWorks
4 2 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.63%) GitHub
4 2 (0.63%) SaaS
4 2 (0.63%) Yammer
5 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.32%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 78 (24.61%) WAN
2 73 (23.03%) LAN
3 49 (15.46%) Firewall
4 37 (11.67%) Wireless
5 34 (10.73%) VPN
6 31 (9.78%) Internet
6 31 (9.78%) WebEx
7 28 (8.83%) TCP/IP
8 26 (8.20%) Skype
9 24 (7.57%) IP Telephony
9 24 (7.57%) Unified Communications
10 20 (6.31%) VoIP
11 18 (5.68%) DNS
12 16 (5.05%) DHCP
12 16 (5.05%) Telepresence
13 15 (4.73%) ISDN
14 14 (4.42%) H.323
14 14 (4.42%) MPLS
15 12 (3.79%) Network Security
16 11 (3.47%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.58%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.32%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 6 (1.89%) TestPartner
2 2 (0.63%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.32%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.32%) Moq
3 1 (0.32%) NUnit
3 1 (0.32%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.32%) Visual Studio
General
1 67 (21.14%) Finance
2 49 (15.46%) Telecoms
3 11 (3.47%) Banking
3 11 (3.47%) Retail
4 9 (2.84%) Legal
5 7 (2.21%) Manufacturing
6 6 (1.89%) Law
7 5 (1.58%) Back Office
8 4 (1.26%) Advertising
9 3 (0.95%) Electronics
9 3 (0.95%) German Language
9 3 (0.95%) Marketing
9 3 (0.95%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.63%) Billing
10 2 (0.63%) Front Office
11 1 (0.32%) Automotive
11 1 (0.32%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.32%) Military
11 1 (0.32%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.32%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 51 (16.09%) Analyst
2 41 (12.93%) Support Engineer
3 38 (11.99%) Project Manager
4 31 (9.78%) Desktop Support
5 25 (7.89%) IT Support
5 25 (7.89%) Network Engineer
6 24 (7.57%) Cisco Engineer
7 22 (6.94%) Architect
7 22 (6.94%) Desktop Engineer
8 21 (6.62%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 19 (5.99%) 2nd Line Support
10 18 (5.68%) Service Analyst
11 17 (5.36%) Senior Manager
12 15 (4.73%) Cisco Network Engineer
12 15 (4.73%) Support Analyst
13 13 (4.10%) IT Engineer
13 13 (4.10%) IT Support Engineer
13 13 (4.10%) Service Desk Analyst
14 11 (3.47%) 1st/2nd Line Support
14 11 (3.47%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.21%) 802.1X
2 5 (1.58%) XMPP
3 4 (1.26%) Middleware
3 4 (1.26%) RSS
4 2 (0.63%) boto
4 2 (0.63%) MAPI
4 2 (0.63%) Web Services
4 2 (0.63%) XML
4 2 (0.63%) X-Windows
5 1 (0.32%) .NET
5 1 (0.32%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.32%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.32%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (0.32%) CSS
5 1 (0.32%) Entity Framework
5 1 (0.32%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (0.32%) HTML
5 1 (0.32%) HTML5
5 1 (0.32%) WCF
5 1 (0.32%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 26 (8.20%) Blackberry
2 17 (5.36%) Data Centre
3 13 (4.10%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (3.15%) iPhone
4 10 (3.15%) Management Information System
4 10 (3.15%) PKI
5 9 (2.84%) Data Protection Act
5 9 (2.84%) IPTV
6 6 (1.89%) Fat Client
6 6 (1.89%) Informatics
6 6 (1.89%) Thin Client
7 5 (1.58%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.58%) Statistics
7 5 (1.58%) Streaming Video
8 3 (0.95%) Biometrics
8 3 (0.95%) Blog
8 3 (0.95%) Driving Licence
8 3 (0.95%) Hedge funds
8 3 (0.95%) Hybrid Cloud
8 3 (0.95%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 102 (32.18%) Windows
2 61 (19.24%) Windows 7
3 23 (7.26%) Windows Server
4 20 (6.31%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (5.36%) Android
5 17 (5.36%) Windows XP
6 16 (5.05%) Linux
7 10 (3.15%) Apple iOS
7 10 (3.15%) Mac OS X
8 9 (2.84%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (2.21%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (1.58%) Windows 8
11 4 (1.26%) Windows 10
12 3 (0.95%) Mac OS
12 3 (0.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.32%) Debian
13 1 (0.32%) Unix
13 1 (0.32%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.32%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (24.61%) ITIL
2 45 (14.20%) Project Management
3 26 (8.20%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (7.26%) PRINCE2
4 23 (7.26%) Stakeholder Management
5 21 (6.62%) Service Delivery
6 18 (5.68%) Service Management
7 17 (5.36%) Change Management
7 17 (5.36%) ITIL V3
8 13 (4.10%) Agile Project Management
8 13 (4.10%) TOGAF
9 12 (3.79%) Migration
10 10 (3.15%) Data Protection
10 10 (3.15%) Incident Management
10 10 (3.15%) ITSM
10 10 (3.15%) Software Testing
10 10 (3.15%) Time Management
11 9 (2.84%) Information Assurance
11 9 (2.84%) Network Management
12 8 (2.52%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 18 (5.68%) PowerShell
2 9 (2.84%) Java
3 8 (2.52%) C
4 7 (2.21%) Python
5 3 (0.95%) SQL
6 1 (0.32%) C#
6 1 (0.32%) C++
6 1 (0.32%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.32%) VB
Qualifications
1 47 (14.83%) Cisco Certification
2 42 (13.25%) Security Cleared
3 28 (8.83%) SC Cleared
4 26 (8.20%) CCNA
5 15 (4.73%) CCNP
5 15 (4.73%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (3.15%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (2.52%) CCIE
8 6 (1.89%) BPSS Clearance
8 6 (1.89%) Degree
8 6 (1.89%) HND
8 6 (1.89%) MCP
8 6 (1.89%) MCSA
8 6 (1.89%) MCSE
9 5 (1.58%) DV Cleared
10 4 (1.26%) A+ Certification
10 4 (1.26%) CCENT
10 4 (1.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 4 (1.26%) MCDST
11 3 (0.95%) CCNP Voice
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (6.62%) SLA
2 12 (3.79%) Disclosure Scotland
3 9 (2.84%) QA
4 5 (1.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (1.26%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 2 (0.63%) COBIT
6 2 (0.63%) GxP
7 1 (0.32%) PMBOK
System Software
1 80 (25.24%) Active Directory
2 33 (10.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (2.84%) Hyper-V
4 8 (2.52%) XenApp
4 8 (2.52%) XenDesktop
5 6 (1.89%) Xen
6 5 (1.58%) VMware Workstation
6 5 (1.58%) vSphere
7 3 (0.95%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (0.95%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 2 (0.63%) BitLocker
8 2 (0.63%) Samba
8 2 (0.63%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 27 (8.52%) SCCM
2 21 (6.62%) Cisco CUCM
3 12 (3.79%) Cisco UCCX
4 6 (1.89%) Cisco UCCE
5 3 (0.95%) Cisco IPCC
5 3 (0.95%) Cisco Prime
5 3 (0.95%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 2 (0.63%) Ansible
6 2 (0.63%) Cisco LMS
6 2 (0.63%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.63%) Puppet
6 2 (0.63%) Salt
6 2 (0.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.32%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.32%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.32%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.32%) Nagios
7 1 (0.32%) Opsview
7 1 (0.32%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 121 (38.17%) Cisco
2 89 (28.08%) Microsoft
3 48 (15.14%) Polycom
4 33 (10.41%) VMware
5 25 (7.89%) Citrix
6 24 (7.57%) Tandberg
7 21 (6.62%) Avaya
8 20 (6.31%) Bloomberg
9 16 (5.05%) Apple
9 16 (5.05%) Reuters
10 15 (4.73%) Dell
10 15 (4.73%) HP
11 11 (3.47%) Mitel
12 10 (3.15%) Intel Security
12 10 (3.15%) Remedy
12 10 (3.15%) SolarWinds
13 9 (2.84%) Juniper
14 8 (2.52%) CheckPoint
14 8 (2.52%) MobileIron
15 7 (2.21%) Palo Alto