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 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Videoconferencing
UK
Rank 464 475 469
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -6
Contract jobs citing Video Conferencing 133 156 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.30% 0.30% 0.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.95% 0.97% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 89 62
Median daily rate £300 £250 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £162 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £280 £250 £425
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -41.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 18 8
Median hourly rate £19.25 £17.50 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.19 £11.70 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.70 £32.13 £25.77
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £14.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-8.77% -18.57%

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
13967 16013 15725
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 31.20% 30.82% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 9004 10344 9643
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 544 577 643
Median hourly rate £20.50 £22.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.81% +18.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £12.50 £11.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.63 £44.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.54 £18.19
% change year-on-year
-22.36% +23.93%

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 February 2017.

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 February 2017.

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 February 2017. 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 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 -7 112 £300 +20.00% 29
London +9 66 £425 +84.78% 15
Scotland +33 11 £200 -36.50%
South East +9 9 £261 -5.00% 7
South West -7 9 £300 +31.25% 2
West Midlands - 9 £225 - 2
Bristol +7 7 £300 +33.44% 1
City of London -5 7 £291 +34.68% 2
Belfast - 7 £225 -
County Antrim - 7 £225 -
East Midlands - 7 £300 -
Northern Ireland - 7 £225 -
North West +10 5 £230 -28.12% 3
East of England -15 5 £538 +104.76%
Hampshire +5 4 £125 -54.54% 4
Birmingham - 4 £182 - 1
Kettering - 4 £300 -
Northamptonshire - 4 £300 -
Berkshire +13 3 £185 - 1
Cambridgeshire +6 3 - -
Inverness - 3 £105 -
Dundee - 3 £105 -
Coventry - 3 £280 -
Nottingham - 3 £300 -
Motherwell - 3 £200 -
Nottinghamshire - 3 £300 -
North Lanarkshire - 3 £200 -
Highlands - 3 £105 -
Reading +24 2 £180 - 1
Yorkshire +20 2 £375 +14.06%

Video Conferencing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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.

1 116 (43.77%) Microsoft
2 108 (40.75%) Cisco
3 96 (36.23%) Windows
4 64 (24.15%) Skype for Business
5 63 (23.77%) MS Office
5 63 (23.77%) Active Directory
6 61 (23.02%) Finance
7 59 (22.26%) Windows 7
8 49 (18.49%) Polycom
9 44 (16.60%) Skype
9 44 (16.60%) Citrix
10 40 (15.09%) Firewall
11 39 (14.72%) ITIL
12 38 (14.34%) VPN
13 33 (12.45%) Cisco Certification
13 33 (12.45%) MS Exchange
13 33 (12.45%) Unified Communications
14 32 (12.08%) VMware Infrastructure
14 32 (12.08%) VMware
15 30 (11.32%) LAN
15 30 (11.32%) VoIP
15 30 (11.32%) Office 365
16 29 (10.94%) WAN
17 28 (10.57%) Windows Server
18 26 (9.81%) Telepresence
19 25 (9.43%) SCCM
19 25 (9.43%) Internet
20 24 (9.06%) Smartphone
21 23 (8.68%) CCNA
21 23 (8.68%) MS Excel

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 64 (24.15%) Skype for Business
2 33 (12.45%) MS Exchange
3 18 (6.79%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (3.40%) SharePoint
5 7 (2.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 7 (2.64%) CMS
6 6 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (1.51%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 4 (1.51%) Apache
7 4 (1.51%) IIS
7 4 (1.51%) Tomcat
8 3 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (1.13%) Office Communications Server
9 2 (0.75%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.38%) SAS
Applications
1 63 (23.77%) MS Office
2 23 (8.68%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.13%) MS Project
3 3 (1.13%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.13%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.38%) Adobe Premiere
5 1 (0.38%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (1.13%) assyst
2 1 (0.38%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 30 (11.32%) Office 365
2 11 (4.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (3.02%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (3.02%) IaaS
4 6 (2.26%) PaaS
4 6 (2.26%) SaaS
5 3 (1.13%) OneDrive
6 2 (0.75%) GitHub
6 2 (0.75%) Slack
7 1 (0.38%) G Suite
7 1 (0.38%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 44 (16.60%) Skype
2 40 (15.09%) Firewall
3 38 (14.34%) VPN
4 33 (12.45%) Unified Communications
5 30 (11.32%) LAN
5 30 (11.32%) VoIP
6 29 (10.94%) WAN
7 26 (9.81%) Telepresence
8 25 (9.43%) Internet
9 21 (7.92%) DNS
9 21 (7.92%) IP Telephony
9 21 (7.92%) Wi-Fi
10 19 (7.17%) DHCP
10 19 (7.17%) TCP/IP
10 19 (7.17%) WebEx
11 16 (6.04%) Wireless
12 13 (4.91%) Cisco IPT
13 11 (4.15%) Cisco Nexus
13 11 (4.15%) SAN
14 10 (3.77%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.02%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.51%) Blockchain
2 4 (1.51%) Hadoop
3 2 (0.75%) Big Data
3 2 (0.75%) MySQL
3 2 (0.75%) NoSQL
3 2 (0.75%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.38%) FileMaker
4 1 (0.38%) GIS
Development Applications
1 4 (1.51%) JIRA
2 2 (0.75%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.75%) Grunt
2 2 (0.75%) gulp
2 2 (0.75%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.75%) Subversion
2 2 (0.75%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.75%) webpack
General
1 61 (23.02%) Finance
2 23 (8.68%) Telecoms
3 21 (7.92%) Banking
4 19 (7.17%) Law
5 13 (4.91%) Legal
6 9 (3.40%) Manufacturing
6 9 (3.40%) Retail
7 5 (1.89%) Marketing
7 5 (1.89%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (1.51%) Investment Banking
9 3 (1.13%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.38%) Electronics
10 1 (0.38%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.38%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 53 (20.00%) Analyst
2 32 (12.08%) Architect
3 27 (10.19%) Support Analyst
4 22 (8.30%) Network Engineer
5 21 (7.92%) Cisco Engineer
5 21 (7.92%) Desktop Support
6 20 (7.55%) Project Manager
7 18 (6.79%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 17 (6.42%) IT Support
8 17 (6.42%) Support Engineer
9 16 (6.04%) 2nd Line Support
10 15 (5.66%) Voice Engineer
11 12 (4.53%) Consultant
11 12 (4.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 12 (4.53%) Video Conferencing Project Manager
12 11 (4.15%) Service Analyst
13 10 (3.77%) Desktop Engineer
13 10 (3.77%) IT Engineer
13 10 (3.77%) Service Desk Analyst
14 9 (3.40%) 1st/2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (7.17%) XMPP
2 4 (1.51%) CSS
2 4 (1.51%) HTML
2 4 (1.51%) jQuery
2 4 (1.51%) Middleware
2 4 (1.51%) Web Services
3 3 (1.13%) Node.js
4 2 (0.75%) .NET
4 2 (0.75%) 802.1X
4 2 (0.75%) AngularJS
4 2 (0.75%) ASP.NET
4 2 (0.75%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (0.75%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (0.75%) CSS3
4 2 (0.75%) HTML5
4 2 (0.75%) React
4 2 (0.75%) REST
4 2 (0.75%) Sass
4 2 (0.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (0.75%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (9.06%) Smartphone
2 16 (6.04%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (6.04%) Data Centre
3 14 (5.28%) Blackberry
4 13 (4.91%) Virtual Team
5 11 (4.15%) iPad
6 9 (3.40%) iPhone
7 7 (2.64%) Fat Client
7 7 (2.64%) Thin Client
8 6 (2.26%) Computer Science
8 6 (2.26%) Life Science
9 5 (1.89%) Driving Licence
9 5 (1.89%) User Experience
10 4 (1.51%) Augmented Reality
10 4 (1.51%) Internet of Things
10 4 (1.51%) Public Cloud
11 3 (1.13%) BBC
11 3 (1.13%) Hybrid Cloud
11 3 (1.13%) PMI
11 3 (1.13%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 96 (36.23%) Windows
2 59 (22.26%) Windows 7
3 28 (10.57%) Windows Server
4 22 (8.30%) Windows Server 2012
5 20 (7.55%) Windows 8
6 18 (6.79%) Linux
6 18 (6.79%) Windows Server 2008
7 16 (6.04%) Windows 10
8 8 (3.02%) Android
9 6 (2.26%) Apple iOS
9 6 (2.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (1.51%) CoreOS
10 4 (1.51%) Unix
10 4 (1.51%) Windows XP
11 3 (1.13%) Mac OS
11 3 (1.13%) Mac OS X
11 3 (1.13%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.38%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.38%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (14.72%) ITIL
2 21 (7.92%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (7.55%) Asset Management
3 20 (7.55%) Incident Management
4 18 (6.79%) Project Management
5 15 (5.66%) Service Delivery
6 12 (4.53%) Migration
7 11 (4.15%) Programme Management
8 10 (3.77%) Change Management
8 10 (3.77%) Load Balancing
8 10 (3.77%) PRINCE2
9 9 (3.40%) DevOps
9 9 (3.40%) Network Architecture
9 9 (3.40%) Service Management
10 8 (3.02%) Disaster Recovery
10 8 (3.02%) Line Management
10 8 (3.02%) Mentoring
10 8 (3.02%) Software Deployment
10 8 (3.02%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (3.02%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 11 (4.15%) C
2 8 (3.02%) PowerShell
3 7 (2.64%) JavaScript
4 6 (2.26%) SQL
5 3 (1.13%) VB
5 3 (1.13%) VBScript
6 2 (0.75%) C#
7 1 (0.38%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 33 (12.45%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (8.68%) CCNA
3 18 (6.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (5.28%) MCSE
5 13 (4.91%) Degree
5 13 (4.91%) Security Cleared
6 10 (3.77%) CCIE
6 10 (3.77%) SC Cleared
7 9 (3.40%) JNCIA
7 9 (3.40%) MCP
8 7 (2.64%) CCNP
8 7 (2.64%) MCSA
9 5 (1.89%) A+ Certification
10 4 (1.51%) CCDP
10 4 (1.51%) DV Cleared
10 4 (1.51%) EMC Certification
10 4 (1.51%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 3 (1.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 2 (0.75%) PMI Certification
12 2 (0.75%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.28%) SLA
2 4 (1.51%) Cyber Essentials
2 4 (1.51%) PMO
3 2 (0.75%) QA
System Software
1 63 (23.77%) Active Directory
2 32 (12.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (6.42%) XenApp
4 12 (4.53%) Hyper-V
5 8 (3.02%) Virtual Desktop
6 7 (2.64%) Microsoft App-V
6 7 (2.64%) VMware ESX
6 7 (2.64%) XenDesktop
7 4 (1.51%) Docker
8 3 (1.13%) vSphere
9 2 (0.75%) BitLocker
9 2 (0.75%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.38%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 25 (9.43%) SCCM
2 16 (6.04%) AirWatch
3 11 (4.15%) Cisco CUCM
4 10 (3.77%) Norton AntiVirus
4 10 (3.77%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 7 (2.64%) Backup Exec
5 7 (2.64%) WSUS
6 4 (1.51%) Ansible
6 4 (1.51%) Cisco Prime
6 4 (1.51%) Kubernetes
6 4 (1.51%) Mesos
6 4 (1.51%) Microsoft Intune
6 4 (1.51%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (1.13%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 2 (0.75%) CA Single Sign-On
8 2 (0.75%) Cisco UCCX
8 2 (0.75%) Failover Clustering
8 2 (0.75%) NetBackup
8 2 (0.75%) SCOM
9 1 (0.38%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 116 (43.77%) Microsoft
2 108 (40.75%) Cisco
3 49 (18.49%) Polycom
4 44 (16.60%) Citrix
5 32 (12.08%) VMware
6 14 (5.28%) Apple
6 14 (5.28%) CheckPoint
6 14 (5.28%) Dell
6 14 (5.28%) Symantec
7 12 (4.53%) HP
7 12 (4.53%) Juniper
8 10 (3.77%) Avaya
8 10 (3.77%) Meraki
9 8 (3.02%) Wyse
10 7 (2.64%) Adobe
10 7 (2.64%) AppSense
10 7 (2.64%) Google
10 7 (2.64%) Oracle
11 6 (2.26%) Tandberg
11 6 (2.26%) Veeam
City
Schroders
Rate: £70,000 - £85,000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Certes Computing Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 3 days ago