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 28 April 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Videoconferencing
Rank 456 469 469
Rank change year-on-year
+13 0
Contract jobs citing Video Conferencing 147 130 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.26% 0.24% 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.87% 0.77% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 56 23
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£345 £335 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.98% -10.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £153 £195 £167
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £425 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £345 £388
% change year-on-year
-13.04% -10.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 29 15
Average hourly rate £12.50 £11.50 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% +15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.94 £9.91 £9.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £17.20 £30.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.43 £11.50 £10.00
% change year-on-year
+8.04% +15.00%

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
16836 16910 14791
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 30.22% 30.99% 31.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 10348 10427 8825
Average daily rate £425 £401 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.11% -5.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 632 659 667
Average hourly rate £18.90 £21.75 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.10% -1.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.67 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.60 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +3.52%

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 28 April 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
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 28 April 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 +11 137 £345 +1.47% 36
London +14 78 £350 +4.47% 16
South East -12 30 £315 -13.69% 9
City of London +31 26 £313 -10.71% 7
Berkshire -2 12 £400 +25.88% 3
Surrey +5 7 £390 - 2
North East - 6 - -
East of England +13 5 £203 - 1
South West +7 5 £300 +39.53% 2
Scotland -4 5 £135 -40.46%
North West -17 5 - - 5
Yorkshire -23 5 £425 - 1
West Yorkshire - 5 £425 - 1
Durham - 5 - -
Leeds - 5 £425 - 1
Aberdeen +7 4 £135 -
Reading -2 4 £315 -
Cambridgeshire -4 4 £203 -
Cheshire -9 4 - - 1
Hampshire - 4 £300 - 2
Cambridge +5 3 £130 -
East Midlands -1 3 - -
M4 Corridor - 3 £410 -
Wiltshire +11 2 £475 - 1
Swindon +8 2 £475 - 1
Bristol +3 2 £300 -
Slough -3 2 - - 1
Northamptonshire -5 2 - -
Buckinghamshire -16 2 - -
Bracknell - 2 £413 -

Video Conferencing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 April 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.

1 122 (41.92%) Cisco
2 82 (28.18%) Microsoft
3 81 (27.84%) LAN
4 80 (27.49%) Windows
5 65 (22.34%) Lync
6 63 (21.65%) WAN
7 58 (19.93%) MS Office
8 56 (19.24%) ITIL
9 55 (18.90%) VPN
10 49 (16.84%) Telecoms
10 49 (16.84%) Unified Communications
11 48 (16.49%) VoIP
12 46 (15.81%) Cisco Certification
13 43 (14.78%) Active Directory
14 39 (13.40%) Polycom
15 36 (12.37%) IP Telephony
15 36 (12.37%) TCP/IP
16 35 (12.03%) MS Exchange
16 35 (12.03%) Finance
17 33 (11.34%) MS Excel
18 32 (11.00%) Microsoft Certification
19 31 (10.65%) Wireless
20 30 (10.31%) Project Management
20 30 (10.31%) WebEx
21 29 (9.97%) MCSE
21 29 (9.97%) Firewall
22 28 (9.62%) CCNA
23 27 (9.28%) Juniper
23 27 (9.28%) Ethernet
23 27 (9.28%) Windows 7

Video Conferencing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 65 (22.34%) Lync
2 35 (12.03%) MS Exchange
3 24 (8.25%) SharePoint
4 21 (7.22%) Exchange Server 2010
5 17 (5.84%) Node.js
6 15 (5.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 11 (3.78%) SharePoint 2013
8 10 (3.44%) Office Communications Server
9 4 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (0.69%) CMS
11 2 (0.69%) IIS
12 1 (0.34%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.34%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (0.34%) WorkSite
12 1 (0.34%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 58 (19.93%) MS Office
2 33 (11.34%) MS Excel
3 11 (3.78%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (2.75%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (1.37%) MS Project
5 4 (1.37%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.37%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.34%) Shockwave
6 1 (0.34%) Quicktime
6 1 (0.34%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.34%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.34%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (1.03%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.06%) Google Apps
2 4 (1.37%) Office 365
3 1 (0.34%) Yammer
3 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 81 (27.84%) LAN
2 63 (21.65%) WAN
3 55 (18.90%) VPN
4 49 (16.84%) Unified Communications
5 48 (16.49%) VoIP
6 36 (12.37%) TCP/IP
6 36 (12.37%) IP Telephony
7 31 (10.65%) Wireless
8 30 (10.31%) WebEx
9 29 (9.97%) Firewall
10 27 (9.28%) Ethernet
11 26 (8.93%) MPLS
12 23 (7.90%) OSPF
13 20 (6.87%) WLAN
14 19 (6.53%) BGP
15 18 (6.19%) H.323
16 16 (5.50%) VLAN
16 16 (5.50%) DNS
17 15 (5.15%) DHCP
18 14 (4.81%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (5.84%) MongoDB
2 4 (1.37%) MySQL
2 4 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (1.03%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.34%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.34%) DTS
4 1 (0.34%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (3.78%) Git (software)
1 11 (3.78%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.34%) YourKit
2 1 (0.34%) MSI
2 1 (0.34%) JIRA
General
1 49 (16.84%) Telecoms
2 35 (12.03%) Finance
3 13 (4.47%) Retail
4 8 (2.75%) Banking
5 7 (2.41%) Billing
6 6 (2.06%) Law
7 5 (1.72%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (1.37%) Marketing
9 3 (1.03%) Legal
10 2 (0.69%) Advertising
10 2 (0.69%) Korean Language
10 2 (0.69%) Spanish Language
10 2 (0.69%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.34%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.34%) French Language
11 1 (0.34%) German Language
11 1 (0.34%) Publishing
11 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 43 (14.78%) Analyst
2 34 (11.68%) Network Engineer
3 28 (9.62%) Support Engineer
4 25 (8.59%) Developer
5 23 (7.90%) Project Manager
6 18 (6.19%) Front-End Developer
7 17 (5.84%) Desktop Support
7 17 (5.84%) Service Analyst
7 17 (5.84%) Service Desk Analyst
8 13 (4.47%) Desktop Engineer
8 13 (4.47%) 2nd Line Support
9 12 (4.12%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 12 (4.12%) Cisco Engineer
9 12 (4.12%) Support Analyst
10 11 (3.78%) IT Support
10 11 (3.78%) Communications Engineer
11 10 (3.44%) Designer
12 9 (3.09%) 1st Line Support
12 9 (3.09%) Architect
12 9 (3.09%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (6.53%) XMPP
2 14 (4.81%) HTML
2 14 (4.81%) CSS
3 13 (4.47%) Express
4 11 (3.78%) AngularJS
5 10 (3.44%) RESTful
6 5 (1.72%) MAPI
7 4 (1.37%) .NET
8 3 (1.03%) XACML
9 2 (0.69%) COM
10 1 (0.34%) Flash
10 1 (0.34%) J2EE
10 1 (0.34%) ASP.NET
10 1 (0.34%) REST
10 1 (0.34%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 1 (0.34%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (0.34%) FIX Protocol
10 1 (0.34%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 22 (7.56%) Blackberry
2 17 (5.84%) User Experience
3 14 (4.81%) iPhone
4 8 (2.75%) Handset
4 8 (2.75%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (2.06%) iPad
6 5 (1.72%) Wiki
6 5 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.37%) Machine to Machine
7 4 (1.37%) Digital Media
7 4 (1.37%) RIA
7 4 (1.37%) Client/Server
7 4 (1.37%) NHS
8 3 (1.03%) Cryptography
8 3 (1.03%) Streaming Media
8 3 (1.03%) Smartphone
8 3 (1.03%) Replication
9 2 (0.69%) E-Learning
9 2 (0.69%) Device Driver
9 2 (0.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 80 (27.49%) Windows
2 27 (9.28%) Windows 7
3 17 (5.84%) Android
4 16 (5.50%) Linux
5 11 (3.78%) Mac OS X
6 10 (3.44%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (3.09%) Windows XP
7 9 (3.09%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (2.41%) Windows Vista
9 5 (1.72%) Apple iOS
9 5 (1.72%) Debian
9 5 (1.72%) UNIX
9 5 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (1.37%) Mac OS X Server
11 3 (1.03%) Windows 2000
12 2 (0.69%) FreeBSD
12 2 (0.69%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.34%) VMS
13 1 (0.34%) NetWare
13 1 (0.34%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (19.24%) ITIL
2 30 (10.31%) Project Management
3 23 (7.90%) Service Delivery
4 20 (6.87%) Incident Management
5 19 (6.53%) PRINCE2
6 17 (5.84%) Migration
7 16 (5.50%) Validation
8 14 (4.81%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (4.12%) Change Management
9 12 (4.12%) Service Management
9 12 (4.12%) Supplier Management
9 12 (4.12%) Technical Architecture
10 10 (3.44%) Time Management
10 10 (3.44%) Network Management
10 10 (3.44%) Configuration Management
10 10 (3.44%) Network Monitoring
11 8 (2.75%) ITIL V3
11 8 (2.75%) Knowledge Management
12 7 (2.41%) Financial Modelling
12 7 (2.41%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 14 (4.81%) JavaScript
1 14 (4.81%) C
2 13 (4.47%) SQL
3 4 (1.37%) Python
3 4 (1.37%) Java
4 3 (1.03%) PowerShell
5 2 (0.69%) VBScript
6 1 (0.34%) VB
6 1 (0.34%) C#
Qualifications
1 46 (15.81%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (11.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 29 (9.97%) MCSE
4 28 (9.62%) CCNA
5 24 (8.25%) Security Cleared
6 23 (7.90%) CCNP
7 17 (5.84%) SC Cleared
8 10 (3.44%) DV Cleared
8 10 (3.44%) Degree
9 9 (3.09%) A+ Certification
10 7 (2.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 6 (2.06%) MCSA
12 5 (1.72%) MCP
12 5 (1.72%) CCSE
12 5 (1.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 5 (1.72%) JNCIS
13 4 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
13 4 (1.37%) CCIE
13 4 (1.37%) CCIP
13 4 (1.37%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.47%) SLA
2 11 (3.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 11 (3.78%) Dodd-Frank
3 3 (1.03%) QA
System Software
1 43 (14.78%) Active Directory
2 19 (6.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.72%) XenServer
3 5 (1.72%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (0.34%) DFS Replication
4 1 (0.34%) vSphere
4 1 (0.34%) Samba
4 1 (0.34%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.34%) Xen
4 1 (0.34%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.34%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 18 (6.19%) Cisco CUCM
2 12 (4.12%) SCOM
3 10 (3.44%) SCCM
4 4 (1.37%) AirWatch
5 3 (1.03%) Casper Suite
5 3 (1.03%) Cisco IPCC
6 2 (0.69%) CiscoWorks
6 2 (0.69%) Cisco UCCX
7 1 (0.34%) ZENworks
7 1 (0.34%) WMI
7 1 (0.34%) WSUS
Vendors
1 122 (41.92%) Cisco
2 82 (28.18%) Microsoft
3 39 (13.40%) Polycom
4 27 (9.28%) Juniper
5 24 (8.25%) Avaya
6 20 (6.87%) Tandberg
7 19 (6.53%) McAfee
7 19 (6.53%) VMware
8 18 (6.19%) F5
9 17 (5.84%) Apple
10 15 (5.15%) BT
11 14 (4.81%) CheckPoint
11 14 (4.81%) Remedy
12 12 (4.12%) Blue Coat
13 10 (3.44%) SolarWinds
13 10 (3.44%) Adobe
14 9 (3.09%) HP
14 9 (3.09%) Citrix
15 7 (2.41%) Nortel
15 7 (2.41%) Nokia
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