The first table below looks at the demand for Unified Communications skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unified Communications over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Warwickshire region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Communications
Rank - 32 28
Contract jobs citing Unified Communications 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire - 0.44% 0.80%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 2.27% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate
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- £363 £650
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -44.23%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £19.50 -
Communications & Networking Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
50 44 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 16.50% 19.21% 11.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 19 9
Average daily rate £375 £225 £560
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -59.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £100 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £375 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 11
Average hourly rate £13.50 £22.50 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% -19.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.74 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £26.50 £33.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £24.97
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +2.12%
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Unified Communications
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Unified Communications across the Warwickshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Unified Communications Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

Unified Communications
Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Unified Communications Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

Unified Communications
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire region citing Unified Communications 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 Unified Communications.

1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (66.67%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) COBIT
2 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 2 (66.67%) XenApp
2 2 (66.67%) XenDesktop
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (66.67%) ISEB
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 2 (66.67%) TOGAF
2 2 (66.67%) ISEB Practitioner
2 2 (66.67%) Supplier Management
3 1 (33.33%) Zachman Framework

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire region citing Unified Communications 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 Unified Communications. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 2 (66.67%) TOGAF
2 2 (66.67%) Supplier Management
3 1 (33.33%) Zachman Framework
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (66.67%) COBIT
1 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) XenApp
1 2 (66.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix