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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Video Conferencing over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Videoconferencing
Rank 436 482 449
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -33
Contract jobs citing Video Conferencing 178 118 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.31% 0.22% 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.98% 0.68% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 63 62
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£300 £250 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -24.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £144 £120 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £602
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £191 £300
% change year-on-year
+57.45% -36.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 23 20
Average hourly rate £17.35 £15.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.93% +6.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £9.64 £9.56
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.65 £26.98 £17.62
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.25 £14.75 £10.50
% change year-on-year
-16.94% +40.47%

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
18079 17452 16886
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 31.68% 31.92% 33.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 11386 10599 10013
Average daily rate £417 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 685 664 743
Average hourly rate £19.72 £20.59 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.24% -6.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £12.51 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.08 £21.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.27% +8.75%

Video Conferencing
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Video Conferencing within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 July 2015.

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 29 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Video Conferencing within the UK over the 3 months to 29 July 2015. 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 +42 167 £305 +21.90% 44
London +57 100 £305 +1.58% 22
City of London +27 37 £413 +65.00% 3
South East -29 19 £350 +22.80% 14
East of England +1 14 £263 +123.40% 1
Hampshire +13 13 £285 +171.42% 5
Cambridgeshire -10 9 £263 +123.40%
South West +8 8 £475 - 2
Cambridge -6 8 £265 +120.83%
Yorkshire -15 8 - - 2
Wiltshire 0 6 £475 -
Swindon -1 6 £475 -
North West -18 6 £423 - 1
West Midlands +3 4 - - 1
Surrey 0 4 £400 - 4
South Yorkshire -3 4 - -
Sheffield -3 4 - -
Canary Wharf -7 4 £450 +164.70%
West Yorkshire - 4 - - 2
Leeds - 4 - - 2
North East - 4 - -
Docklands, London -4 3 - -
Portsmouth - 3 £279 - 1
Guildford - 3 £400 -
Essex - 3 £243 -
Warwickshire +5 2 - -
Scotland -5 2 £115 -54.04%
Merseyside -12 2 £413 - 1
Durham - 2 - -
Worcestershire - 2 - -

Video Conferencing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Video Conferencing 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 Video Conferencing.

1 126 (38.77%) Cisco
2 99 (30.46%) Windows
3 95 (29.23%) Microsoft
4 81 (24.92%) LAN
4 81 (24.92%) Lync
5 71 (21.85%) Active Directory
6 69 (21.23%) WAN
7 61 (18.77%) VoIP
8 60 (18.46%) VPN
9 57 (17.54%) MS Office
10 54 (16.62%) TCP/IP
11 51 (15.69%) ITIL
12 46 (14.15%) Firewall
12 46 (14.15%) Polycom
13 44 (13.54%) Cisco Certification
13 44 (13.54%) Microsoft Certification
13 44 (13.54%) Unified Communications
14 39 (12.00%) MS Excel
15 36 (11.08%) Telecoms
15 36 (11.08%) Tandberg
16 35 (10.77%) MCSE
16 35 (10.77%) MS Exchange
16 35 (10.77%) CCNP
17 32 (9.85%) Windows 7
18 31 (9.54%) OSPF
18 31 (9.54%) BGP
18 31 (9.54%) H.323
18 31 (9.54%) Wireless
19 30 (9.23%) Finance
20 29 (8.92%) VMware

Video Conferencing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Video Conferencing 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 Video Conferencing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 81 (24.92%) Lync
2 35 (10.77%) MS Exchange
3 18 (5.54%) Exchange Server 2010
4 16 (4.92%) SharePoint
5 15 (4.62%) Office Communications Server
6 14 (4.31%) CMS
7 9 (2.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 5 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.62%) Node.js
9 2 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.31%) WorkSite
10 1 (0.31%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.31%) IIS
10 1 (0.31%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.31%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 57 (17.54%) MS Office
2 39 (12.00%) MS Excel
3 10 (3.08%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (2.46%) Spreadsheet
5 7 (2.15%) MS Project
6 2 (0.62%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.31%) Shockwave
7 1 (0.31%) Quicktime
7 1 (0.31%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.31%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (0.62%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.77%) Office 365
2 8 (2.46%) Google Apps
3 3 (0.92%) SaaS
4 2 (0.62%) Yammer
5 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.31%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 81 (24.92%) LAN
2 69 (21.23%) WAN
3 61 (18.77%) VoIP
4 60 (18.46%) VPN
5 54 (16.62%) TCP/IP
6 46 (14.15%) Firewall
7 44 (13.54%) Unified Communications
8 31 (9.54%) Wireless
8 31 (9.54%) H.323
8 31 (9.54%) OSPF
8 31 (9.54%) BGP
9 29 (8.92%) MPLS
10 26 (8.00%) Ethernet
11 24 (7.38%) ISDN
12 22 (6.77%) WLAN
12 22 (6.77%) WebEx
13 21 (6.46%) IP Telephony
14 16 (4.92%) IPsec
14 16 (4.92%) CTI
15 15 (4.62%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (1.85%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.23%) MongoDB
2 4 (1.23%) MySQL
3 3 (0.92%) EDRMS
4 2 (0.62%) NoSQL
4 2 (0.62%) Redis
4 2 (0.62%) Neo4j
5 1 (0.31%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.31%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.31%) DTS
5 1 (0.31%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (0.62%) JMeter
1 2 (0.62%) VisualVM
2 1 (0.31%) YourKit
2 1 (0.31%) JIRA
2 1 (0.31%) MSI
General
1 36 (11.08%) Telecoms
2 30 (9.23%) Finance
3 12 (3.69%) Banking
4 8 (2.46%) Billing
4 8 (2.46%) Advertising
5 6 (1.85%) Publishing
6 5 (1.54%) Law
6 5 (1.54%) Retail
6 5 (1.54%) Multimedia
7 4 (1.23%) Marketing
7 4 (1.23%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.23%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (0.92%) Front Office
8 3 (0.92%) Legal
8 3 (0.92%) French Language
8 3 (0.92%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.62%) Back Office
10 1 (0.31%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 45 (13.85%) Analyst
2 30 (9.23%) Support Engineer
3 29 (8.92%) Network Engineer
4 28 (8.62%) Project Manager
5 22 (6.77%) Support Analyst
6 21 (6.46%) Desktop Support
7 20 (6.15%) 2nd Line Support
8 19 (5.85%) Voice Engineer
9 15 (4.62%) Unified Communications Engineer
10 14 (4.31%) Desktop Engineer
10 14 (4.31%) Consultant
11 13 (4.00%) Audio Engineer
11 13 (4.00%) Avaya Engineer
12 12 (3.69%) Communications Engineer
12 12 (3.69%) Service Analyst
12 12 (3.69%) Desktop Support Engineer
13 11 (3.38%) Senior Network Engineer
13 11 (3.38%) Service Desk Analyst
13 11 (3.38%) IT Support
14 10 (3.08%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (3.38%) XMPP
1 11 (3.38%) 802.1X
2 5 (1.54%) MAPI
3 4 (1.23%) COM
4 2 (0.62%) JMX
5 1 (0.31%) CSS
5 1 (0.31%) Flash
5 1 (0.31%) .NET
5 1 (0.31%) J2EE
5 1 (0.31%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.31%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (0.31%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (0.31%) REST
5 1 (0.31%) WebRTC
5 1 (0.31%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.31%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (0.31%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 24 (7.38%) Blackberry
2 17 (5.23%) Data Centre
3 15 (4.62%) iPhone
4 13 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (3.69%) Computer Science
6 7 (2.15%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (2.15%) User Experience
6 7 (2.15%) Management Information System
6 7 (2.15%) Handset
6 7 (2.15%) Cryptography
7 5 (1.54%) IVR
7 5 (1.54%) iPad
7 5 (1.54%) IPTV
7 5 (1.54%) Smartphone
8 4 (1.23%) Digital Media
9 3 (0.92%) Video Editing
9 3 (0.92%) Streaming Media
9 3 (0.92%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.62%) Streaming Video
10 2 (0.62%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 99 (30.46%) Windows
2 32 (9.85%) Windows 7
3 24 (7.38%) Android
3 24 (7.38%) Linux
4 18 (5.54%) Mac OS X
5 16 (4.92%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (4.62%) Windows XP
7 13 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (4.00%) Windows 8
8 10 (3.08%) Windows Phone
8 10 (3.08%) Windows Vista
9 7 (2.15%) Apple iOS
9 7 (2.15%) Debian
9 7 (2.15%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (1.85%) UNIX
10 6 (1.85%) Windows 2000
11 2 (0.62%) FreeBSD
12 1 (0.31%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.31%) Mac OS X Server
12 1 (0.31%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (15.69%) ITIL
2 27 (8.31%) Project Management
3 22 (6.77%) Migration
4 19 (5.85%) PRINCE2
5 17 (5.23%) Incident Management
6 14 (4.31%) Asset Management
7 12 (3.69%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (3.69%) Configuration Management
8 10 (3.08%) Service Management
8 10 (3.08%) Service Delivery
8 10 (3.08%) Supplier Management
9 9 (2.77%) Network Management
9 9 (2.77%) Disaster Recovery
10 8 (2.46%) Change Management
10 8 (2.46%) Network Monitoring
11 7 (2.15%) Software Deployment
11 7 (2.15%) Identity Management
11 7 (2.15%) ITIL V3
11 7 (2.15%) Time Management
12 6 (1.85%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (3.38%) SQL
2 10 (3.08%) C
3 6 (1.85%) PowerShell
4 2 (0.62%) Java
4 2 (0.62%) Ruby
4 2 (0.62%) VBScript
5 1 (0.31%) VB
5 1 (0.31%) Python
5 1 (0.31%) C#
Qualifications
1 44 (13.54%) Cisco Certification
1 44 (13.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 35 (10.77%) MCSE
2 35 (10.77%) CCNP
3 24 (7.38%) Security Cleared
4 21 (6.46%) CCNA
5 16 (4.92%) MCSA
5 16 (4.92%) Degree
6 15 (4.62%) SC Cleared
7 11 (3.38%) MCP
8 9 (2.77%) DV Cleared
9 8 (2.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 8 (2.46%) JNCIS
9 8 (2.46%) CCSA
10 7 (2.15%) A+ Certification
11 6 (1.85%) PMI Certification
12 5 (1.54%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (1.54%) PMP
12 5 (1.54%) MCTS
12 5 (1.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.31%) SLA
2 5 (1.54%) QA
3 4 (1.23%) Dodd-Frank
3 4 (1.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 71 (21.85%) Active Directory
2 29 (8.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.54%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 3 (0.92%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.62%) XenApp
5 2 (0.62%) Firmware
5 2 (0.62%) vSphere
5 2 (0.62%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.31%) DFS Replication
6 1 (0.31%) Samba
6 1 (0.31%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.31%) Xen
6 1 (0.31%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 24 (7.38%) Cisco CUCM
2 19 (5.85%) SCCM
3 15 (4.62%) Cisco UCCX
4 9 (2.77%) SCOM
5 6 (1.85%) AirWatch
6 4 (1.23%) McAfee ePO
7 3 (0.92%) Cisco IPCC
8 2 (0.62%) Backup Exec
8 2 (0.62%) CA Spectrum
8 2 (0.62%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 2 (0.62%) XenMobile
9 1 (0.31%) Casper Suite
9 1 (0.31%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 1 (0.31%) WMI
9 1 (0.31%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.31%) ARCserve
9 1 (0.31%) ZENworks
9 1 (0.31%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 126 (38.77%) Cisco
2 95 (29.23%) Microsoft
3 46 (14.15%) Polycom
4 36 (11.08%) Tandberg
5 29 (8.92%) VMware
6 25 (7.69%) CheckPoint
7 24 (7.38%) Citrix
8 23 (7.08%) Juniper
8 23 (7.08%) Apple
9 21 (6.46%) Avaya
10 17 (5.23%) F5
11 16 (4.92%) Oracle
12 14 (4.31%) BT
13 13 (4.00%) Genesys
14 12 (3.69%) McAfee
15 10 (3.08%) Remedy
15 10 (3.08%) Nokia
16 9 (2.77%) Dell
16 9 (2.77%) Adobe
17 8 (2.46%) HP
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