The table below looks at the statistics for Unified Communications skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unified Communications over the 3 months to 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Communications
Rank 78 - 39
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Unified Communications 7 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.91% - 1.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.70% - 6.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 2
Median daily rate £365 - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £400 £416
% change year-on-year
-8.75% -3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.90 £21.50 -
% change year-on-year
+71.62% -
Unified Communications
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
149 79 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 19.38% 13.76% 19.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 40 44
Median daily rate £365 £265 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.73% -24.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £165 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £438 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 6
Median hourly rate £42.50 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+112.50% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £15.50 £14.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

Unified Communications
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Sussex 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 West Sussex

Unified Communications
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Unified Communications Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Unified Communications
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Unified Communications across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

Unified Communications Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

Unified Communications
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

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 West Sussex region over the 3 months to 28 May 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
Gatwick - 4 £350 -
Crawley - 3 £450 -
Unified Communications
South East

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Unified Communications.

1 7 (77.78%) Firewall
2 5 (55.56%) Migration
2 5 (55.56%) Skype for Business
3 4 (44.44%) 4G
3 4 (44.44%) F5
3 4 (44.44%) Change Control
3 4 (44.44%) WAN Optimisation
3 4 (44.44%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (44.44%) Barracuda Networks
3 4 (44.44%) SolarWinds
3 4 (44.44%) SolarWinds Orion
3 4 (44.44%) Junos
3 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
3 4 (44.44%) Palo Alto
3 4 (44.44%) Information Management
3 4 (44.44%) Network Design
3 4 (44.44%) PKI
3 4 (44.44%) Operations Management
3 4 (44.44%) Load Balancing
3 4 (44.44%) ITIL
3 4 (44.44%) Management Information System
3 4 (44.44%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (44.44%) Wireless
3 4 (44.44%) IPsec
3 4 (44.44%) ISDN
3 4 (44.44%) LAN
3 4 (44.44%) WAN
3 4 (44.44%) DHCP
3 4 (44.44%) Ethernet
3 4 (44.44%) DNS

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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 5 (55.56%) Skype for Business
2 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) Firewall
2 4 (44.44%) 3G
2 4 (44.44%) 4G
2 4 (44.44%) BGP
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (44.44%) DDNS
2 4 (44.44%) DHCP
2 4 (44.44%) DNS
2 4 (44.44%) Ethernet
2 4 (44.44%) IPsec
2 4 (44.44%) ISDN
2 4 (44.44%) Junos
2 4 (44.44%) LAN
2 4 (44.44%) MPLS
2 4 (44.44%) OSPF
2 4 (44.44%) SAN
2 4 (44.44%) SSL
2 4 (44.44%) WAN
2 4 (44.44%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (44.44%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Consultant
2 4 (44.44%) Lync Consultant
2 4 (44.44%) Network Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Unified Communications Consultant
4 2 (22.22%) Exchange Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
1 4 (44.44%) Management Information System
1 4 (44.44%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
1 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Migration
2 4 (44.44%) Change Control
2 4 (44.44%) Information Management
2 4 (44.44%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) Load Balancing
2 4 (44.44%) Network Design
2 4 (44.44%) Operations Management
2 4 (44.44%) WAN Optimisation
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco Prime
1 4 (44.44%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (22.22%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Barracuda Networks
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco
1 4 (44.44%) F5
1 4 (44.44%) Juniper
1 4 (44.44%) Palo Alto
1 4 (44.44%) SolarWinds
2 2 (22.22%) Dell
2 2 (22.22%) Symantec