The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Video Conferencing in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Video Conferencing over the 3 months to 23 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 terms in our Miscellaneous category for the West Midlands 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Videoconferencing
Rank 118 101 105
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +4
Contract jobs citing Video Conferencing 3 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.13% 0.20% 0.044%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.65% 1.03% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.22% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £180 £300 £288
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £9.56 £18.03 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.99% -35.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.75 £10.50 £19.75
% change year-on-year
+40.47% -46.83%
Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
461 389 408
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 19.45% 19.79% 17.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 207 192 189
Average daily rate £330 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £203 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 26 37
Average hourly rate £31.50 £21.50 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.51% -10.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £10.53 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £30.75 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £20.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+2.43% -21.15%
Video Conferencing
England

Video Conferencing
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Video Conferencing across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Video Conferencing Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Video Conferencing
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Video Conferencing across the West Midlands region.

Video Conferencing Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Video Conferencing
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Video Conferencing across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Video Conferencing Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Video Conferencing
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Video Conferencing across the West Midlands region.

Video Conferencing Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Video Conferencing
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. 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
Coventry - - - -
Solihull - - - -
Video Conferencing
England

Video Conferencing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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 8 (72.73%) Avaya
2 5 (45.45%) LAN
2 5 (45.45%) Project Management
2 5 (45.45%) WAN
2 5 (45.45%) Finance
3 4 (36.36%) Business Continuity
3 4 (36.36%) MPLS
3 4 (36.36%) BCP
3 4 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (36.36%) BT
3 4 (36.36%) MS Project
3 4 (36.36%) MS Office
3 4 (36.36%) PRINCE2
3 4 (36.36%) Thin Client
3 4 (36.36%) IP Telephony
3 4 (36.36%) Fat Client
3 4 (36.36%) Business Continuity Planning
3 4 (36.36%) Structured Cabling
4 3 (27.27%) Mobile App
4 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (27.27%) Project Planning
4 3 (27.27%) Wireshark
4 3 (27.27%) PRINCE
4 3 (27.27%) Cisco
4 3 (27.27%) ISDN
4 3 (27.27%) VMware
5 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (18.18%) VoIP
6 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
6 1 (9.09%) Change Management

Video Conferencing
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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.

Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Project
1 4 (36.36%) MS Office
2 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) WAN
1 5 (45.45%) LAN
2 4 (36.36%) Structured Cabling
2 4 (36.36%) MPLS
2 4 (36.36%) IP Telephony
3 3 (27.27%) Wireshark
3 3 (27.27%) ISDN
4 2 (18.18%) VoIP
5 1 (9.09%) Unified Communications
5 1 (9.09%) PABX
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
2 1 (9.09%) Investment Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Project Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Administrator
2 1 (9.09%) Operations Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Voice Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Video Conferencing Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Installation Technician
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Thin Client
1 4 (36.36%) Fat Client
2 3 (27.27%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Project Management
2 4 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (36.36%) PRINCE2
2 4 (36.36%) BCP
2 4 (36.36%) Business Continuity
2 4 (36.36%) Business Continuity Planning
3 3 (27.27%) Project Planning
3 3 (27.27%) PRINCE
4 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (9.09%) Resource Management
5 1 (9.09%) Performance Management
5 1 (9.09%) ITIL
5 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
5 1 (9.09%) Workflow
5 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
5 1 (9.09%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) CCNP
1 1 (9.09%) CCNA
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Avaya
2 4 (36.36%) BT
3 3 (27.27%) VMware
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 1 (9.09%) Polycom
4 1 (9.09%) Verint
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