The table below looks at the statistics for Unified Communications skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unified Communications over the 3 months to 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Communications
Rank 58 59 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing Unified Communications 4 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.57% 0.29% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.94% 1.61% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Average daily rate £363 £500 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.50% -
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 West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
136 124 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 19.43% 18.10% 16.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 59 53
Average daily rate £363 £413 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.12% +23.13%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 3
Average hourly rate £18.00 £22.69 £33.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.66% -32.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% +26.19%

Unified Communications
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Unified Communications Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Unified Communications
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Unified Communications Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Unified Communications
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 14 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
Swindon +3 4 £363 -27.50%
Unified Communications
South West

Unified Communications
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Migration
1 4 (100.00%) Skype for Business
1 4 (100.00%) Office 365
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (100.00%) Skype
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (75.00%) Barracuda Networks
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (25.00%) Internet

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Skype
2 1 (25.00%) Internet
2 1 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Support
1 1 (25.00%) Messaging Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Messaging Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365 Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Migration
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Barracuda Networks