Period
to 22 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 22 February 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
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 88 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing Unified Communications 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.47% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.67% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £573 - -
East of England median daily rate £450 £200 £369
% change year-on-year +125.00% -45.76% -0.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - £16.50 -

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 225 138 159
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 17.65% 13.04% 12.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 40 72
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £350 £363 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.45% -3.97% +25.83%
10th Percentile £143 £133 £185
90th Percentile £495 £516 £475
East of England median daily rate £363 £365 £375
% change year-on-year -0.68% -2.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 36 36
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £41.50 £33.00 £40.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.76% -19.02% +35.83%
10th Percentile £16.13 £12.19 £20.38
90th Percentile £50.95 £45.00 £58.13
East of England median hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +6.06% -5.71% +45.08%

Unified Communications
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Unified Communications in Cambridgeshire

Unified Communications
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Unified Communications in Cambridgeshire

Unified Communications
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unified Communications within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 22 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Huntingdon - 3 £584 -
Peterborough - 1 - -
Unified Communications
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Unified Communications.

1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) MCSE
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (66.67%) Citrix
1 4 (66.67%) Citrix Certification
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (66.67%) Ivanti
1 4 (66.67%) XenApp
1 4 (66.67%) Skype for Business
1 4 (66.67%) Office 365
1 4 (66.67%) NetScaler
1 4 (66.67%) AppDNA
1 4 (66.67%) Skype
1 4 (66.67%) Windows 10
1 4 (66.67%) Service Design
1 4 (66.67%) Virtual Desktop
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) Blackberry
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (33.33%) IP Telephony
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (16.67%) SLA
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (16.67%) BCP
3 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
3 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) QA
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery

Unified Communications
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) NetScaler
1 4 (66.67%) Skype
2 2 (33.33%) IP Telephony
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Architect
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Service Design
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (16.67%) BCP
3 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
3 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Citrix Certification
1 4 (66.67%) MCSE
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Virtual Desktop
1 4 (66.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) AppDNA
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Citrix
1 4 (66.67%) Ivanti
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco