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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unified Communications over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Communications
Rank 45 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Unified Communications 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.65% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.08% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate £408 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £380 £400
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 - £13.00
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
59 96 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 12.72% 20.47% 13.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 59 27
Average daily rate £400 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £420 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 14 2
Average hourly rate £14.00 £36.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.11% +132.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

Unified Communications
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Unified Communications across the West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unified Communications within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Crawley - 3 £408 -
Unified Communications
South East

Unified Communications
Top 10 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) Dell
1 3 (100.00%) Symantec
1 3 (100.00%) Migration
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Skype for Business
1 3 (100.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) Skype for Business
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Consultant
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Consultant
2 2 (66.67%) Lync Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Dell
1 3 (100.00%) Symantec