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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Videoconferencing
Rank 428 445 449
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +4
Contract jobs citing Video Conferencing 170 137 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.31% 0.27% 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.02% 0.85% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 66 48
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£288 £230 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £114 £115 £116
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £459 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £240 £219
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +9.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 26 21
Average hourly rate £13.00 £13.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -25.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.56 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £24.25 £28.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £10.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -42.85%

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
16672 16035 14712
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 30.22% 31.07% 29.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 10749 9939 8668
Average daily rate £415 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £230 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 634 688 837
Average hourly rate £17.00 £20.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.07% +2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £41.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.52% -5.00%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 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 +7 162 £288 +22.34% 33
London +12 70 £269 +16.84% 17
South East +11 50 £338 +164.70% 6
Berkshire +20 26 £275 +173.38% 2
City of London +12 18 £185 -48.61% 10
Hampshire -8 13 £340 +29.52% 2
East of England -9 12 £110 -
South West -29 11 £150 -40.59% 4
Cambridgeshire -3 10 £110 -
Wiltshire - 9 - -
Portsmouth - 9 £340 -
North West -6 6 £450 +69.81%
Surrey - 5 £234 - 1
Reading +19 4 £200 -
Slough -6 4 - -
Manchester -6 4 £438 +82.29%
West Midlands -12 4 £450 - 1
Scotland -6 3 £135 -26.02% 1
Canary Wharf - 3 £175 -
Middlesex - 3 £600 -
Guildford - 3 £130 - 1
Swindon - 3 - -
Cheshire +11 2 £525 +27.27%
Kent -6 2 - -
Birmingham - 2 - - 1
Chester +12 1 - -
Nottinghamshire +6 1 £445 - 1
East Midlands +2 1 £445 - 3
Cambridge +2 1 £153 -
Nottingham +2 1 £445 - 1

Video Conferencing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

1 133 (40.18%) Cisco
2 112 (33.84%) Microsoft
3 99 (29.91%) Windows
4 88 (26.59%) LAN
5 87 (26.28%) WAN
6 84 (25.38%) Telecoms
7 75 (22.66%) VoIP
8 69 (20.85%) Active Directory
8 69 (20.85%) Lync
9 63 (19.03%) MS Office
10 61 (18.43%) Polycom
11 60 (18.13%) Windows 7
12 58 (17.52%) ITIL
13 51 (15.41%) Avaya
14 47 (14.20%) Finance
15 46 (13.90%) VPN
16 44 (13.29%) Cisco Certification
17 40 (12.08%) MS Exchange
17 40 (12.08%) MS Excel
18 39 (11.78%) IP Telephony
19 36 (10.88%) Wireless
20 35 (10.57%) TCP/IP
20 35 (10.57%) Unified Communications
21 32 (9.67%) Windows Server 2008
21 32 (9.67%) CCNA
22 31 (9.37%) Blackberry
23 30 (9.06%) SLA
23 30 (9.06%) Windows XP
24 29 (8.76%) Firewall
25 26 (7.85%) SharePoint

Video Conferencing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 69 (20.85%) Lync
2 40 (12.08%) MS Exchange
3 26 (7.85%) SharePoint
4 24 (7.25%) Exchange Server 2010
5 20 (6.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 15 (4.53%) Node.js
6 15 (4.53%) SharePoint 2013
7 12 (3.63%) Office Communications Server
8 3 (0.91%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (0.91%) CMS
8 3 (0.91%) IBM Notes
9 2 (0.60%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.30%) WorkSite
10 1 (0.30%) Apache
Applications
1 63 (19.03%) MS Office
2 40 (12.08%) MS Excel
3 13 (3.93%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.51%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.91%) AutoCAD
6 2 (0.60%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.91%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.30%) Sage 300 ERP
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.02%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 88 (26.59%) LAN
2 87 (26.28%) WAN
3 75 (22.66%) VoIP
4 46 (13.90%) VPN
5 39 (11.78%) IP Telephony
6 36 (10.88%) Wireless
7 35 (10.57%) TCP/IP
7 35 (10.57%) Unified Communications
8 29 (8.76%) Firewall
9 26 (7.85%) MPLS
9 26 (7.85%) Internet
10 20 (6.04%) DHCP
11 18 (5.44%) DNS
11 18 (5.44%) PBX
12 16 (4.83%) Ethernet
13 15 (4.53%) Cisco IPT
14 14 (4.23%) H.323
14 14 (4.23%) Wi-Fi
15 13 (3.93%) BGP
15 13 (3.93%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (3.93%) MongoDB
2 12 (3.63%) SQL Server
3 5 (1.51%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.60%) RDBMS
4 2 (0.60%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.30%) MySQL
5 1 (0.30%) DB2
Development Applications
1 14 (4.23%) Git (software)
1 14 (4.23%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.30%) YourKit
General
1 84 (25.38%) Telecoms
2 47 (14.20%) Finance
3 18 (5.44%) Banking
4 11 (3.32%) Law
5 9 (2.72%) Retail
6 7 (2.11%) Legal
7 6 (1.81%) Multimedia
8 3 (0.91%) German Language
8 3 (0.91%) Billing
9 2 (0.60%) Korean Language
10 1 (0.30%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.30%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.30%) International Banking
10 1 (0.30%) Marketing
10 1 (0.30%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.30%) Back Office
10 1 (0.30%) Games
10 1 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 44 (13.29%) Analyst
2 31 (9.37%) Support Engineer
3 29 (8.76%) Consultant
4 27 (8.16%) 2nd Line Support
5 22 (6.65%) Service Analyst
5 22 (6.65%) Service Desk Analyst
6 21 (6.34%) Desktop Support
6 21 (6.34%) Developer
7 20 (6.04%) Network Engineer
8 17 (5.14%) Cisco Engineer
8 17 (5.14%) Project Manager
9 15 (4.53%) Service Manager
10 14 (4.23%) Front-End Developer
11 13 (3.93%) Architect
12 12 (3.63%) Support Analyst
13 11 (3.32%) Voice Engineer
13 11 (3.32%) Systems Administrator
14 10 (3.02%) Desktop Engineer
15 9 (2.72%) IT Support
15 9 (2.72%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (6.04%) XMPP
2 17 (5.14%) CSS
2 17 (5.14%) HTML
3 13 (3.93%) ExpressJS
4 12 (3.63%) AngularJS
5 7 (2.11%) RESTful
6 3 (0.91%) REST
6 3 (0.91%) JSON
6 3 (0.91%) SOAP
6 3 (0.91%) Web Services
6 3 (0.91%) XML
7 2 (0.60%) .NET
7 2 (0.60%) J2EE
7 2 (0.60%) XACML
8 1 (0.30%) RSS
8 1 (0.30%) ODBC
8 1 (0.30%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 31 (9.37%) Blackberry
2 15 (4.53%) User Experience
3 12 (3.63%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (2.72%) Smartphone
5 7 (2.11%) Handset
5 7 (2.11%) NHS
6 6 (1.81%) iPad
7 5 (1.51%) Wiki
7 5 (1.51%) Clustering
8 4 (1.21%) iPhone
8 4 (1.21%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (0.91%) Machine to Machine
9 3 (0.91%) Graphic Design
9 3 (0.91%) Psychology
9 3 (0.91%) CMDB
9 3 (0.91%) IVR
9 3 (0.91%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.60%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.60%) Cryptography
10 2 (0.60%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 99 (29.91%) Windows
2 60 (18.13%) Windows 7
3 32 (9.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 30 (9.06%) Windows XP
5 13 (3.93%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (3.63%) Android
7 10 (3.02%) Windows 8
7 10 (3.02%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (2.72%) Mac OS X
9 8 (2.42%) Linux
9 8 (2.42%) Windows Vista
10 5 (1.51%) Apple iOS
11 4 (1.21%) Windows 2000
11 4 (1.21%) Windows Mobile
12 3 (0.91%) Mac OS X Server
12 3 (0.91%) UNIX
13 2 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.30%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.30%) AIX
14 1 (0.30%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (17.52%) ITIL
2 25 (7.55%) Service Delivery
3 23 (6.95%) Migration
4 19 (5.74%) Incident Management
5 18 (5.44%) Service Management
6 16 (4.83%) Project Management
7 13 (3.93%) PRINCE2
8 11 (3.32%) Technical Architecture
9 10 (3.02%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (2.42%) E-Commerce
10 8 (2.42%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (2.11%) Load Balancing
11 7 (2.11%) Project Planning
11 7 (2.11%) Document Management
12 6 (1.81%) Configuration Management
12 6 (1.81%) Asset Management
12 6 (1.81%) Mentoring
13 5 (1.51%) Kalman Filter
13 5 (1.51%) WAN Optimisation
13 5 (1.51%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (5.14%) JavaScript
2 13 (3.93%) SQL
3 6 (1.81%) C
3 6 (1.81%) Java
4 2 (0.60%) Python
5 1 (0.30%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 44 (13.29%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (9.67%) CCNA
3 22 (6.65%) Microsoft Certification
4 20 (6.04%) Security Cleared
5 16 (4.83%) MCSE
6 15 (4.53%) CCNP
7 13 (3.93%) SC Cleared
8 11 (3.32%) Degree
9 8 (2.42%) CCIE
10 6 (1.81%) A+ Certification
10 6 (1.81%) CCIP
10 6 (1.81%) CCDP
10 6 (1.81%) MCDST
11 4 (1.21%) MCP
11 4 (1.21%) CCENT
11 4 (1.21%) DV Cleared
11 4 (1.21%) MCITP
11 4 (1.21%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 3 (0.91%) JNCIS
12 3 (0.91%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (9.06%) SLA
2 5 (1.51%) Dodd-Frank
2 5 (1.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.60%) QA
4 1 (0.30%) COBIT
System Software
1 69 (20.85%) Active Directory
2 16 (4.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.21%) ISA Server
3 4 (1.21%) Forefront TMG
4 3 (0.91%) XenServer
5 2 (0.60%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.30%) XenApp
6 1 (0.30%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.30%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (0.30%) Firmware
6 1 (0.30%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 15 (4.53%) Cisco CUCM
2 13 (3.93%) SCCM
3 5 (1.51%) SCOM
3 5 (1.51%) Backup Exec
4 4 (1.21%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (0.91%) Casper Suite
5 3 (0.91%) CiscoWorks
6 2 (0.60%) WSUS
6 2 (0.60%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 2 (0.60%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.30%) Cisco UCCX
7 1 (0.30%) Unicenter
7 1 (0.30%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 133 (40.18%) Cisco
2 112 (33.84%) Microsoft
3 61 (18.43%) Polycom
4 51 (15.41%) Avaya
5 21 (6.34%) Juniper
6 16 (4.83%) Citrix
6 16 (4.83%) VMware
6 16 (4.83%) Tandberg
7 12 (3.63%) HP
7 12 (3.63%) Riverbed
8 11 (3.32%) Remedy
8 11 (3.32%) McAfee
9 10 (3.02%) CheckPoint
9 10 (3.02%) Apple
10 8 (2.42%) Oracle
10 8 (2.42%) Mitel
11 7 (2.11%) Symantec
12 5 (1.51%) F5
12 5 (1.51%) Aruba
12 5 (1.51%) Brocade
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