Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Video Conferencing in contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Video Conferencing over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Videoconferencing
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 97 80
Rank change year-on-year +11 -17 +7
Contract jobs citing Video Conferencing 6 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.38% 0.26% 0.29%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.38% 0.91% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 3
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £313 £188
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.00% +66.67% -60.00%
10th Percentile £375 £305 £161
90th Percentile £426 £334 £459
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £319 £188
% change year-on-year +25.49% +70.00% -56.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - £16.50 -
West Midlands median hourly rate - £16.50 -

Video Conferencing is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 435 440 363
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 27.83% 28.72% 26.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 322 290 221
Birmingham median daily rate £385 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £228 £200 £213
90th Percentile £500 £541 £500
West Midlands median daily rate £388 £395 £363
% change year-on-year -1.90% +8.97% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 12 20
Birmingham median hourly rate £14.22 £16.75 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.13% +17.54% +9.20%
10th Percentile £9.21 £10.60 £10.92
90th Percentile £29.08 £20.51 £43.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £18.00 £15.75 £17.05
% change year-on-year +14.29% -7.62% -14.75%

Video Conferencing
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Video Conferencing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Video Conferencing in Birmingham

Video Conferencing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Video Conferencing in Birmingham.

Contractor daily rate trend for Video Conferencing in Birmingham

Video Conferencing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Video Conferencing in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Video Conferencing 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Video Conferencing.

1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) Avaya
2 4 (66.67%) CTI
2 4 (66.67%) LDAP
2 4 (66.67%) H.323
2 4 (66.67%) PBX
2 4 (66.67%) VoIP
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (66.67%) Legal
2 4 (66.67%) XMPP
2 4 (66.67%) Skype for Business
2 4 (66.67%) Unified Communications
2 4 (66.67%) Skype
2 4 (66.67%) IVR
2 4 (66.67%) Runbook
3 3 (50.00%) Banking
3 3 (50.00%) Information Security
4 2 (33.33%) MS Visio
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (33.33%) Digital Signage
5 1 (16.67%) Virtual Team
5 1 (16.67%) Presales
5 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 1 (16.67%) CAD
5 1 (16.67%) Project Management

Video Conferencing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 4 (66.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (33.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) CTI
1 4 (66.67%) H.323
1 4 (66.67%) LDAP
1 4 (66.67%) PBX
1 4 (66.67%) Skype
1 4 (66.67%) Unified Communications
1 4 (66.67%) VoIP
General
1 4 (66.67%) Legal
2 3 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Unified Communications Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Communications Support Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Lync Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) IVR
2 2 (33.33%) Digital Signage
3 1 (16.67%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (66.67%) Runbook
2 3 (50.00%) Information Security
3 1 (16.67%) CAD
3 1 (16.67%) Presales
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Avaya
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco