The table below looks at the statistics for Unified Communications skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unified Communications over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Communications
Rank 59 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Unified Communications 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.32% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.75% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £420 £350
% change year-on-year
-10.71% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £22.50 -
Unified Communications
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Communications & Networking Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
114 126 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 18.42% 14.17% 9.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 91 41
Median daily rate £375 £383 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.96% +2.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £480 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 11 1
Median hourly rate £13.50 £13.18 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.46% -30.65%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £21.53 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+66.08% -4.33%

Unified Communications
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wales region citing Unified Communications as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Unified Communications Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Unified Communications
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Unified Communications across the Wales region.

Unified Communications Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Unified Communications
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unified Communications within the Wales region over the 3 months to 30 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
South Wales - 2 - -
Unified Communications
UK

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Unified Communications also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Wales region with a requirement for Unified Communications.

1 3 (60.00%) WAN
1 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Lotus
2 2 (40.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (40.00%) Document Management
2 2 (40.00%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) IBM Notes
2 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) Identity Management
3 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (20.00%) Wireless
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) MCSE
3 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (20.00%) Avaya
3 1 (20.00%) SAN
3 1 (20.00%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (20.00%) FirePass
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Riverbed
3 1 (20.00%) Aruba
3 1 (20.00%) F5
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Line Management

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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 2 (40.00%) IBM Notes
1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (20.00%) FirePass
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Avaya Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Systems Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Data Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IMAC Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Lead Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Document Management
2 2 (40.00%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Identity Management
3 1 (20.00%) Information Management
3 1 (20.00%) Line Management
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Lotus
2 1 (20.00%) Aruba
2 1 (20.00%) Avaya
2 1 (20.00%) F5
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Riverbed