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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Videoconferencing
Rank 526 478 511
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +33
Contract jobs citing Video Conferencing 117 163 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.29% 0.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.66% 0.91% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 86 56
Median daily rate £350 £320 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +12.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £130 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £542 £475 £444
UK excluding London median daily rate £344 £300 £250
% change year-on-year
+14.58% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 16 22
Median hourly rate £23.00 £14.25 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.40% +9.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.80 £11.17 £9.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.40 £22.50 £26.38
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £12.35 £13.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.00%

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
17659 17863 17492
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 33.27% 31.95% 32.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 11429 11116 10751
Median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 615 675 702
Median hourly rate £21.50 £19.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.15% -9.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.33 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.35 £45.24 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £18.47 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -12.04%

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 26 June 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 -40 103 £350 +7.69% 17
London -16 55 £450 +37.40% 10
South East +5 15 £325 -16.66% 1
South West +4 14 £450 +16.12% 2
East of England +9 9 £300 +15.38% 1
City of London +26 8 £280 -13.84% 1
Northern Ireland - 7 £400 -
Essex +8 6 £300 +23.71%
Hampshire +3 6 £338 -8.78%
Wiltshire -13 6 £475 -
Somerset +12 5 £325 +85.71%
Yorkshire -7 5 £440 +3.52%
County Antrim - 5 £400 -
Belfast - 5 £400 -
South Yorkshire -2 4 £440 -
Surrey -3 4 £244 -39.06%
Berkshire -6 4 £319 -33.93%
Sheffield -12 4 £440 -
Scotland -10 3 £273 +159.52% 1
West Midlands -19 3 £400 - 1
Wales - 3 £350 -
Bristol +10 2 £318 +5.83% 2
Feltham +2 2 - -
North West -16 2 £425 -8.20% 1
Coventry - 2 £475 -
South Wales - 2 £350 -
Ilford - 2 £120 -
Brentwood - 2 - -
Southampton +17 1 - -
West Yorkshire +3 1 - -

Video Conferencing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 103 (37.32%) Cisco
2 81 (29.35%) Windows
3 68 (24.64%) ITIL
4 67 (24.28%) Active Directory
5 62 (22.46%) Microsoft
5 62 (22.46%) WAN
6 58 (21.01%) LAN
7 57 (20.65%) Finance
8 48 (17.39%) Security Cleared
9 47 (17.03%) MS Office
10 42 (15.22%) Skype for Business
11 41 (14.86%) Project Management
12 40 (14.49%) Cisco Certification
13 39 (14.13%) Windows 7
14 38 (13.77%) Telecoms
14 38 (13.77%) Firewall
15 31 (11.23%) Polycom
15 31 (11.23%) Unified Communications
16 30 (10.87%) VMware Infrastructure
16 30 (10.87%) VMware
17 29 (10.51%) Stakeholder Management
17 29 (10.51%) Wireless
17 29 (10.51%) Internet
17 29 (10.51%) MS Excel
18 28 (10.14%) SC Cleared
18 28 (10.14%) Office 365
19 26 (9.42%) Skype
20 24 (8.70%) CCNA
21 23 (8.33%) PRINCE2
22 22 (7.97%) MS Exchange

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 42 (15.22%) Skype for Business
2 22 (7.97%) MS Exchange
3 14 (5.07%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 14 (5.07%) SharePoint
4 10 (3.62%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.72%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (0.72%) IBM Notes
5 2 (0.72%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.36%) CMS
6 1 (0.36%) IBM Domino
6 1 (0.36%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 47 (17.03%) MS Office
2 29 (10.51%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.09%) Acrobat
3 3 (1.09%) MS Project
4 2 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.72%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.72%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.36%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (0.36%) Adobe Premiere
5 1 (0.36%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (1.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.45%) Finacle
3 3 (1.09%) assyst
3 3 (1.09%) Eikon
3 3 (1.09%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 28 (10.14%) Office 365
2 4 (1.45%) Google Apps
3 2 (0.72%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.72%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (0.72%) AWS OpsWorks
3 2 (0.72%) GitHub
3 2 (0.72%) IaaS
3 2 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.72%) PaaS
3 2 (0.72%) SaaS
3 2 (0.72%) Yammer
4 1 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.36%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 62 (22.46%) WAN
2 58 (21.01%) LAN
3 38 (13.77%) Firewall
4 31 (11.23%) Unified Communications
5 29 (10.51%) Internet
5 29 (10.51%) Wireless
6 26 (9.42%) Skype
7 22 (7.97%) VPN
8 20 (7.25%) WebEx
9 19 (6.88%) DHCP
9 19 (6.88%) DNS
9 19 (6.88%) IP Telephony
9 19 (6.88%) TCP/IP
10 15 (5.43%) Telepresence
11 14 (5.07%) VoIP
12 13 (4.71%) Cisco IPT
13 12 (4.35%) MPLS
14 11 (3.99%) H.323
15 9 (3.26%) NetScaler
15 9 (3.26%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.17%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.36%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.36%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 6 (2.17%) TestPartner
2 2 (0.72%) Jenkins
General
1 57 (20.65%) Finance
2 38 (13.77%) Telecoms
3 13 (4.71%) Retail
4 10 (3.62%) Legal
5 9 (3.26%) Banking
6 6 (2.17%) Law
6 6 (2.17%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.81%) Back Office
8 3 (1.09%) German Language
8 3 (1.09%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (1.09%) Publishing
9 2 (0.72%) Advertising
9 2 (0.72%) Electronics
9 2 (0.72%) Front Office
9 2 (0.72%) Marketing
10 1 (0.36%) Billing
10 1 (0.36%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.36%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.36%) Mandarin Language
10 1 (0.36%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 45 (16.30%) Analyst
2 29 (10.51%) Project Manager
3 28 (10.14%) Architect
4 24 (8.70%) Network Engineer
5 22 (7.97%) Cisco Engineer
6 18 (6.52%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 18 (6.52%) Desktop Support
7 17 (6.16%) IT Support
7 17 (6.16%) Support Engineer
8 16 (5.80%) Senior Manager
9 14 (5.07%) Service Analyst
10 13 (4.71%) Support Analyst
11 12 (4.35%) Consultant
12 11 (3.99%) Senior Project Manager
12 11 (3.99%) Test Analyst
13 10 (3.62%) 2nd Line Support
14 9 (3.26%) Desktop Engineer
15 8 (2.90%) 3rd Line Support
15 8 (2.90%) Service Desk Analyst
15 8 (2.90%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.45%) Middleware
2 3 (1.09%) XMPP
3 2 (0.72%) boto
3 2 (0.72%) COM
3 2 (0.72%) SAML
3 2 (0.72%) Web Services
3 2 (0.72%) XML
4 1 (0.36%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (0.36%) MAPI
4 1 (0.36%) ODBC
4 1 (0.36%) RSS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (6.52%) Blackberry
2 12 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (4.35%) Data Centre
2 12 (4.35%) IPTV
3 9 (3.26%) Driving Licence
4 8 (2.90%) Data Protection Act
4 8 (2.90%) Virtual Team
5 7 (2.54%) Management Information System
6 6 (2.17%) Informatics
6 6 (2.17%) iPhone
6 6 (2.17%) PKI
7 5 (1.81%) Statistics
8 4 (1.45%) EqualLogic
8 4 (1.45%) Life Science
8 4 (1.45%) NHS
8 4 (1.45%) Replication
8 4 (1.45%) Smartphone
8 4 (1.45%) Streaming Video
9 3 (1.09%) Blog
9 3 (1.09%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 81 (29.35%) Windows
2 39 (14.13%) Windows 7
3 21 (7.61%) Windows Server
4 17 (6.16%) Linux
5 14 (5.07%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (2.54%) Apple iOS
6 7 (2.54%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (2.54%) Windows XP
7 6 (2.17%) Android
7 6 (2.17%) Mac OS X
7 6 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (2.17%) Windows 8
8 4 (1.45%) Windows 10
9 3 (1.09%) Mac OS
9 3 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.36%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (24.64%) ITIL
2 41 (14.86%) Project Management
3 29 (10.51%) Stakeholder Management
4 23 (8.33%) PRINCE2
5 22 (7.97%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (7.97%) Service Delivery
6 17 (6.16%) Change Management
7 16 (5.80%) ITIL V3
8 14 (5.07%) Network Management
8 14 (5.07%) Software Testing
9 13 (4.71%) TOGAF
10 12 (4.35%) Migration
10 12 (4.35%) Service Management
11 11 (3.99%) Agile Project Management
12 9 (3.26%) Data Protection
12 9 (3.26%) Incident Management
12 9 (3.26%) ITSM
13 8 (2.90%) Information Assurance
13 8 (2.90%) Test Strategy
13 8 (2.90%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (4.35%) PowerShell
2 10 (3.62%) Java
3 8 (2.90%) C
4 6 (2.17%) Python
5 3 (1.09%) SQL
6 1 (0.36%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.36%) PHP
Qualifications
1 48 (17.39%) Security Cleared
2 40 (14.49%) Cisco Certification
3 28 (10.14%) SC Cleared
4 24 (8.70%) CCNA
5 11 (3.99%) CCNP
6 9 (3.26%) ITIL Certification
6 9 (3.26%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (2.54%) CCIE
7 7 (2.54%) DV Cleared
8 6 (2.17%) BPSS Clearance
8 6 (2.17%) MCP
9 5 (1.81%) MCDST
9 5 (1.81%) MCSE
10 4 (1.45%) A+ Certification
10 4 (1.45%) CCENT
10 4 (1.45%) Degree
10 4 (1.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 3 (1.09%) MCSA
11 3 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 2 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.07%) SLA
2 11 (3.99%) Disclosure Scotland
3 8 (2.90%) QA
4 5 (1.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 2 (0.72%) GxP
7 1 (0.36%) COBIT
System Software
1 67 (24.28%) Active Directory
2 30 (10.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (3.26%) Hyper-V
4 8 (2.90%) XenApp
5 5 (1.81%) Virtual Desktop
5 5 (1.81%) XenDesktop
6 4 (1.45%) Xen
7 3 (1.09%) VMware Workstation
8 2 (0.72%) BitLocker
8 2 (0.72%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (0.72%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.72%) vSphere
9 1 (0.36%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 1 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.36%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.36%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 20 (7.25%) SCCM
2 13 (4.71%) Cisco CUCM
3 10 (3.62%) Cisco UCCX
4 7 (2.54%) Cisco Prime
5 6 (2.17%) Cisco UCCE
6 4 (1.45%) FortiGate
6 4 (1.45%) WSUS
7 3 (1.09%) Cisco IPCC
7 3 (1.09%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 2 (0.72%) Ansible
8 2 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (0.72%) Puppet
8 2 (0.72%) Salt
8 2 (0.72%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.36%) AirWatch
9 1 (0.36%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.36%) Cisco LMS
9 1 (0.36%) Nagios
9 1 (0.36%) Opsview
9 1 (0.36%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 103 (37.32%) Cisco
2 62 (22.46%) Microsoft
3 31 (11.23%) Polycom
4 30 (10.87%) VMware
5 22 (7.97%) Citrix
5 22 (7.97%) Tandberg
6 16 (5.80%) Bloomberg
6 16 (5.80%) Dell
7 13 (4.71%) Mitel
7 13 (4.71%) Reuters
8 10 (3.62%) HP
9 9 (3.26%) Avaya
9 9 (3.26%) CheckPoint
9 9 (3.26%) Juniper
10 7 (2.54%) Intel Security
11 6 (2.17%) Apple
11 6 (2.17%) Nortel
11 6 (2.17%) Red Hat
11 6 (2.17%) Remedy
11 6 (2.17%) SAP
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