The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bracknell with a requirement for Unified Communications skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Unified Communications over the 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unified Communications
Berkshire / Bracknell
Rank 31 - 29
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Unified Communications 2 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 0.74% - 1.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.63% - 5.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Median daily rate £463 - £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £364 £375
% change year-on-year +3.09% -3.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £43.00 -

Unified Communications is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bracknell with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Bracknell
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 76 57 67
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bracknell 28.15% 21.19% 23.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 21 29
Median daily rate £300 £340 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% -9.93%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £253 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 0 2
Median hourly rate £13.00 - £13.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.95 £37.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -35.27% +34.54%  

Unified Communications
Job Vacancy Trend in Bracknell

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bracknell citing Unified Communications as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for Unified Communications in Bracknell

Unified Communications
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Unified Communications in Bracknell

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for Unified Communications.

1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (40.00%) CCNP
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Service Management
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL V3
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (40.00%) Presales
1 2 (40.00%) Service Design
2 1 (20.00%) PMO
2 1 (20.00%) CCNP Voice
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Coaching
2 1 (20.00%) People Management
2 1 (20.00%) Telepresence
2 1 (20.00%) Converged Networks
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) VPLS
2 1 (20.00%) CAPA
2 1 (20.00%) Tandberg
2 1 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (20.00%) xDSL
2 1 (20.00%) IP Telephony
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) IPsec

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) BGP
1 1 (20.00%) Converged Networks
1 1 (20.00%) DSL
1 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
1 1 (20.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (20.00%) IPsec
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) MPLS
1 1 (20.00%) OSPF
1 1 (20.00%) PPP
1 1 (20.00%) Telepresence
1 1 (20.00%) VoIP
1 1 (20.00%) VPLS
1 1 (20.00%) VPN
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
1 1 (20.00%) xDSL
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Programme Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Design Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Design Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL V3
1 2 (40.00%) Presales
1 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (40.00%) Service Design
1 2 (40.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) CAPA
2 1 (20.00%) Coaching
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) People Management
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CCNP
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (20.00%) CCDP
2 1 (20.00%) CCIE
2 1 (20.00%) CCIP
2 1 (20.00%) CCNA
2 1 (20.00%) CCNP Voice
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) PMO
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Tandberg