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 3 months to 29 March 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
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Video Conferencing 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.64% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.35% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £163 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £320 £388
% change year-on-year -6.25% -17.41%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.85 £11.93
% change year-on-year -5.04% +41.29%  

Video Conferencing is in the generic IT skills category. The next 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.

Generic IT Skills
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 170 184 196
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 27.24% 27.02% 25.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 115 109
Median daily rate £413 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +4.16%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £482 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 10
Median hourly rate £15.00 £13.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -13.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.93 £11.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.80 £38.00 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £26.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -26.41% +43.24%  

Video Conferencing
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing Video Conferencing as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

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 29 March 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 3 (50.00%) MS Office
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (33.33%) VoIP
2 2 (33.33%) Service Management
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) DV Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) Driving Licence
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (16.67%) iManage
3 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
3 1 (16.67%) Presales
3 1 (16.67%) Web Components
3 1 (16.67%) Virtual Team
3 1 (16.67%) Slack
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Signage
3 1 (16.67%) Android
3 1 (16.67%) HTML5
3 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
3 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
3 1 (16.67%) CSS3
3 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Office 365

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 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (16.67%) MS Project
3 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) GitHub
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
1 1 (16.67%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (16.67%) Bluetooth
2 1 (16.67%) HTTP
2 1 (16.67%) Skype
2 1 (16.67%) WebEx
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Grunt
1 1 (16.67%) gulp
1 1 (16.67%) webpack
General
1 1 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Service Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Build Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Deployment Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (16.67%) IT Trainer
2 1 (16.67%) Legal IT Trainer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) CSS3
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) HTML5
1 1 (16.67%) jQuery
1 1 (16.67%) React
1 1 (16.67%) Sass
1 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (16.67%) Web Components
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Driving Licence
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Signage
2 1 (16.67%) Smartphone
2 1 (16.67%) User Experience
2 1 (16.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
1 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (16.67%) Android
2 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (16.67%) Application Packaging
2 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
2 1 (16.67%) CAD
2 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile First
2 1 (16.67%) Presales
2 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum
2 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) DV Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) AirWatch
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix
2 1 (16.67%) iManage
2 1 (16.67%) LANDesk