Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 November 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.

Unified Communications
Berkshire > Bracknell
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 44 50
Rank change year-on-year -8 +6 -5
Contract jobs citing Unified Communications 4 14 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 0.73% 2.46% 0.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.04% 11.20% 1.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 2
Bracknell median daily rate - £350 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -36.36% +57.14%
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £419 £400
% change year-on-year +7.46% +4.69% +12.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bracknell median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -

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

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Bracknell
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 99 125 107
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 18.03% 21.93% 20.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 62 40
Bracknell median daily rate £300 £400 £317
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.00% +26.38% -4.09%
10th Percentile £238 £256 £162
90th Percentile £443 £518 £476
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £388 £373
% change year-on-year +3.23% +4.03% +6.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 19 15
Bracknell median hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% -54.55% +35.80%
Berkshire median hourly rate £13.50 £18.00 £31.25
% change year-on-year -25.00% -42.40% +78.57%

Unified Communications
Job Vacancy Trend in Bracknell

Job postings citing Unified Communications as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bracknell.

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (25.00%) Network Segmentation
3 1 (25.00%) VMware NSX
3 1 (25.00%) Strategic Thinking
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (25.00%) Financial Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) IP Telephony
3 1 (25.00%) IT Governance
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (25.00%) 802.1X
3 1 (25.00%) Intelligent Network
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) ISDN
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) PBX
3 1 (25.00%) PSTN
3 1 (25.00%) VoIP

Unified Communications
Co-occurring 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 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (25.00%) H.323
2 1 (25.00%) Intelligent Network
2 1 (25.00%) IP Telephony
2 1 (25.00%) ISDN
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) MGCP
2 1 (25.00%) PBX
2 1 (25.00%) PSTN
2 1 (25.00%) SCCP
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) VoIP
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Telephony Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Delivery Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Product Delivery Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) 802.1X
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (25.00%) Financial Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) IT Governance
2 1 (25.00%) Network Segmentation
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Strategic Thinking
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (25.00%) PMP
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) VMware