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 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Videoconferencing
Rank 494 468 478
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +10
Contract jobs citing Video Conferencing 157 187 158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.29% 0.32% 0.28%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.87% 0.99% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 99 81
Median daily rate £325 £310 £251
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% +23.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £150 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £331 £335 £275
% change year-on-year
-1.11% +21.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 14 33
Median hourly rate £21.16 £22.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.97% +28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.86 £16.80 £9.64
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.10 £157.50 £25.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.33 £22.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-0.76% +45.16%

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
18103 18932 18533
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 33.37% 32.40% 32.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 11707 11906 11111
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £615 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £376 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.13% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 678 757 774
Median hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.72 £12.00 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £46.50 £43.98
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £19.29 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+16.64% +2.88%

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 25 August 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
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 25 August 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 -37 146 £325 +4.83% 31
London -34 86 £300 -3.06% 12
South East -2 22 £325 +4.00% 3
South West +27 20 £313 -37.50%
City of London +18 14 £288 -28.12% 4
Wiltshire +15 11 £450 -10.00%
Berkshire +17 9 £344 -22.75% 1
East of England +12 9 £300 +13.20%
Bristol - 8 £275 -
Surrey -1 7 £200 -42.85%
Essex +12 6 £300 -
Wales - 6 £350 -
West Midlands -32 5 £319 -36.25% 1
South Wales - 5 £350 -
North West +6 3 £350 -17.64% 13
Hampshire -9 3 £350 +22.80%
Birmingham -10 3 £313 -37.50%
Manchester - 3 £350 - 8
Reading - 3 - - 1
Scotland +14 2 £400 +321.05%
Uxbridge +3 2 - -
Guildford +1 2 £256 -31.66%
Bracknell -7 2 £344 -47.11%
Brentwood - 2 - -
Chichester - 2 - -
Ipswich - 2 - -
Epsom - 2 £200 -
West Sussex - 2 - -
Coventry - 2 £475 -
Suffolk - 2 - -

Video Conferencing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 August 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.

1 108 (36.36%) Cisco
2 74 (24.92%) Windows
3 72 (24.24%) Microsoft
4 58 (19.53%) Finance
5 56 (18.86%) Active Directory
6 55 (18.52%) Skype for Business
7 52 (17.51%) Security Cleared
8 48 (16.16%) ITIL
9 46 (15.49%) MS Office
10 45 (15.15%) WAN
10 45 (15.15%) Unified Communications
11 41 (13.80%) Project Management
11 41 (13.80%) LAN
12 39 (13.13%) Polycom
13 38 (12.79%) Cisco Certification
14 37 (12.46%) Telecoms
15 36 (12.12%) SC Cleared
16 35 (11.78%) Skype
17 31 (10.44%) Windows 7
17 31 (10.44%) Firewall
18 30 (10.10%) Office 365
19 29 (9.76%) VoIP
20 26 (8.75%) CCNA
21 25 (8.42%) MS Exchange
22 24 (8.08%) Service Delivery
22 24 (8.08%) Tandberg
23 22 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
23 22 (7.41%) VMware
23 22 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
23 22 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure

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 (18.52%) Skype for Business
2 25 (8.42%) MS Exchange
3 14 (4.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (4.71%) SharePoint
4 8 (2.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (1.01%) CMS
6 2 (0.67%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (0.67%) IBM Notes
6 2 (0.67%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (0.67%) Umbraco
6 2 (0.67%) WordPress
7 1 (0.34%) IBM Domino
7 1 (0.34%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (0.34%) Tomcat
Applications
1 46 (15.49%) MS Office
2 20 (6.73%) MS Excel
3 5 (1.68%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.67%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.67%) InDesign
4 2 (0.67%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.67%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.34%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (1.68%) assyst
1 5 (1.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.01%) Eikon
2 3 (1.01%) Finacle
3 2 (0.67%) Sage X3
3 2 (0.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.34%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 30 (10.10%) Office 365
2 7 (2.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.67%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 2 (0.67%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.67%) Google Apps
3 2 (0.67%) IaaS
3 2 (0.67%) PaaS
3 2 (0.67%) SaaS
3 2 (0.67%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 45 (15.15%) Unified Communications
1 45 (15.15%) WAN
2 41 (13.80%) LAN
3 35 (11.78%) Skype
4 31 (10.44%) Firewall
5 29 (9.76%) VoIP
6 21 (7.07%) Wireless
7 20 (6.73%) Telepresence
8 19 (6.40%) DNS
8 19 (6.40%) VPN
8 19 (6.40%) WebEx
9 18 (6.06%) DHCP
9 18 (6.06%) Internet
10 17 (5.72%) Cisco ISE
11 14 (4.71%) Cisco IPT
11 14 (4.71%) MPLS
12 13 (4.38%) IP Telephony
13 12 (4.04%) NetScaler
13 12 (4.04%) TACACS
14 11 (3.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.02%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.34%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (1.01%) TestPartner
General
1 58 (19.53%) Finance
2 37 (12.46%) Telecoms
3 13 (4.38%) Retail
4 7 (2.36%) Banking
5 6 (2.02%) Legal
6 4 (1.35%) Back Office
6 4 (1.35%) Billing
6 4 (1.35%) Law
6 4 (1.35%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.35%) Marketing
7 3 (1.01%) Advertising
7 3 (1.01%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.01%) German Language
7 3 (1.01%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.01%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.67%) Electronics
8 2 (0.67%) Publishing
9 1 (0.34%) Cantonese Language
9 1 (0.34%) Mandarin Language
9 1 (0.34%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 42 (14.14%) Analyst
2 30 (10.10%) Project Manager
3 28 (9.43%) Architect
3 28 (9.43%) Cisco Engineer
4 24 (8.08%) Consultant
5 23 (7.74%) Network Engineer
6 22 (7.41%) IT Support
7 20 (6.73%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 20 (6.73%) Desktop Support
8 19 (6.40%) Support Analyst
9 14 (4.71%) Senior Manager
10 12 (4.04%) 2nd Line Support
10 12 (4.04%) Technical Manager
10 12 (4.04%) Test Analyst
11 11 (3.70%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
11 11 (3.70%) Unified Communications Engineer
12 10 (3.37%) IT Analyst
13 9 (3.03%) Lync Consultant
13 9 (3.03%) Senior Project Manager
13 9 (3.03%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.02%) XMPP
2 3 (1.01%) 802.1X
3 2 (0.67%) COM
3 2 (0.67%) SAML
4 1 (0.34%) Middleware
4 1 (0.34%) ODBC
4 1 (0.34%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 13 (4.38%) Data Centre
2 12 (4.04%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (3.37%) Blackberry
3 10 (3.37%) Smartphone
4 9 (3.03%) IPTV
4 9 (3.03%) Virtual Team
5 8 (2.69%) Driving Licence
6 7 (2.36%) PKI
6 7 (2.36%) Statistics
7 6 (2.02%) Informatics
8 5 (1.68%) Blog
8 5 (1.68%) NHS
9 4 (1.35%) Computer Science
9 4 (1.35%) Data Protection Act
9 4 (1.35%) EqualLogic
9 4 (1.35%) iPhone
9 4 (1.35%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.35%) Replication
9 4 (1.35%) Streaming Video
10 3 (1.01%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 74 (24.92%) Windows
2 31 (10.44%) Windows 7
3 22 (7.41%) Windows Server
4 14 (4.71%) Linux
4 14 (4.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (3.37%) Android
7 9 (3.03%) Apple iOS
7 9 (3.03%) Windows 8
7 9 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (1.68%) Windows XP
9 4 (1.35%) Windows 10
9 4 (1.35%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (1.01%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.67%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (16.16%) ITIL
2 41 (13.80%) Project Management
3 24 (8.08%) Service Delivery
4 22 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
5 21 (7.07%) Change Management
6 20 (6.73%) PRINCE2
7 17 (5.72%) Migration
8 16 (5.39%) Software Testing
9 13 (4.38%) Network Management
10 11 (3.70%) ITIL V3
11 10 (3.37%) Service Management
12 9 (3.03%) Business Continuity
12 9 (3.03%) Identity Management
12 9 (3.03%) Incident Management
12 9 (3.03%) Risk Management
12 9 (3.03%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 8 (2.69%) CRM
14 7 (2.36%) Continuous Improvement
14 7 (2.36%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 9 (3.03%) C
2 5 (1.68%) Java
2 5 (1.68%) PowerShell
2 5 (1.68%) Python
3 2 (0.67%) Perl
3 2 (0.67%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.34%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.34%) PHP
4 1 (0.34%) SQL
Qualifications
1 52 (17.51%) Security Cleared
2 38 (12.79%) Cisco Certification
3 36 (12.12%) SC Cleared
4 26 (8.75%) CCNA
5 13 (4.38%) CCNP
6 10 (3.37%) CCIE
7 8 (2.69%) Degree
8 7 (2.36%) DV Cleared
9 6 (2.02%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (1.68%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (1.68%) MCP
10 5 (1.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 4 (1.35%) A+ Certification
11 4 (1.35%) BPSS Clearance
12 3 (1.01%) CCDP
12 3 (1.01%) CCIP
12 3 (1.01%) MCSE
13 2 (0.67%) MCDST
13 2 (0.67%) PMP
13 2 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (6.06%) SLA
2 8 (2.69%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.35%) QA
4 3 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 2 (0.67%) GxP
System Software
1 56 (18.86%) Active Directory
2 22 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (3.37%) Hyper-V
4 7 (2.36%) Virtual Desktop
4 7 (2.36%) XenApp
5 4 (1.35%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.67%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (0.67%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.34%) BitLocker
7 1 (0.34%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 18 (6.06%) Cisco CUCM
2 13 (4.38%) SCCM
3 12 (4.04%) Cisco Prime
4 11 (3.70%) Cisco UCCX
5 6 (2.02%) Cisco UCCE
6 5 (1.68%) WSUS
7 4 (1.35%) FortiGate
8 3 (1.01%) Cacti
8 3 (1.01%) Cisco IPCC
9 1 (0.34%) AirWatch
9 1 (0.34%) SCOM
9 1 (0.34%) SolarWinds Orion
9 1 (0.34%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 1 (0.34%) Sysprep
9 1 (0.34%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 108 (36.36%) Cisco
2 72 (24.24%) Microsoft
3 39 (13.13%) Polycom
4 24 (8.08%) Tandberg
5 22 (7.41%) VMware
6 18 (6.06%) Citrix
7 15 (5.05%) Mitel
8 14 (4.71%) Dell
9 11 (3.70%) Juniper
9 11 (3.70%) Red Hat
10 9 (3.03%) CheckPoint
11 8 (2.69%) Bloomberg
12 7 (2.36%) Reuters
12 7 (2.36%) Siemens
13 6 (2.02%) Avaya
13 6 (2.02%) Nortel
13 6 (2.02%) Samsung
13 6 (2.02%) SAP
14 5 (1.68%) Apple
14 5 (1.68%) Oracle
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