Period
to 20 April 2018

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 20 April 2018 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
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 46 51
Rank change year-on-year -3 +5 -11
Contract jobs citing Unified Communications 5 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 1.09% 0.60% 0.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.72% 2.24% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Bracknell median daily rate £338 £463 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.03% - -
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £450 £370
% change year-on-year -5.56% +21.62% -7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bracknell median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.00 - -

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 106 134 101
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 23.14% 27.02% 18.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 53 34
Bracknell median daily rate £483 £375 £324
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.67% +15.83% -13.67%
10th Percentile £140 £158 £237
90th Percentile £666 £550 £488
Berkshire median daily rate £420 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 32 4
Bracknell median hourly rate £12.00 £12.00 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -69.23% +126.09%
Berkshire median hourly rate £17.25 £13.50 £34.25
% change year-on-year +27.78% -60.58% -4.20%

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

Unified Communications
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Unified Communications in Bracknell over the 6 months to 20 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Unified Communications in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 20 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Unified Communications also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bracknell region with a requirement for Unified Communications.

1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
1 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (40.00%) PMP
2 2 (40.00%) PMI Certification
2 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) CCIE
2 2 (40.00%) CCNP
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (40.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) VoIP
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) Ethernet
2 2 (40.00%) VPN
2 2 (40.00%) CCNA
2 2 (40.00%) CCDP
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (40.00%) Internet
2 2 (40.00%) MPLS
2 2 (40.00%) VPLS
2 2 (40.00%) Presales
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (40.00%) IP Telephony
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Telepresence
3 1 (20.00%) Converged Networks
3 1 (20.00%) Intelligent Network
3 1 (20.00%) Strategic Thinking

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 (40.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) Internet
1 2 (40.00%) IP Telephony
1 2 (40.00%) LAN
1 2 (40.00%) MPLS
1 2 (40.00%) VoIP
1 2 (40.00%) VPLS
1 2 (40.00%) VPN
1 2 (40.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) BGP
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (20.00%) Converged Networks
2 1 (20.00%) DSL
2 1 (20.00%) Intelligent Network
2 1 (20.00%) IPsec
2 1 (20.00%) OSPF
2 1 (20.00%) Telepresence
2 1 (20.00%) xDSL
General
1 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Delivery Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Design Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IP Design Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IP Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) LAN Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) LAN/WAN Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Presales Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Product Delivery Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Solutions Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications Manager
2 1 (20.00%) WAN Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Presales
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Network Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Strategic Thinking
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CCDP
1 2 (40.00%) CCIE
1 2 (40.00%) CCNA
1 2 (40.00%) CCNP
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (40.00%) PMI Certification
1 2 (40.00%) PMP
2 1 (20.00%) CCDA
2 1 (20.00%) CCIP
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Juniper
2 1 (20.00%) Tandberg
2 1 (20.00%) VMware