The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Video Conferencing in contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Video Conferencing over the 3 months to 23 June 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
London / City of London
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 153 156 181
Rank change year-on-year +3 +25  
Contract jobs citing Video Conferencing 13 8 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.39% 0.24% 0.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.94% 0.60% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 11
Median daily rate £513 £280 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +83.12% -13.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £196 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £344 £290
% change year-on-year +14.90% +18.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Median hourly rate £18.70 £26.00 £13.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.09% +95.56%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.94 £26.00 £10.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.70 £26.00 £15.86
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 - £12.25

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 the City of London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1382 1335 2184
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 41.88% 39.45% 37.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1046 1116 1739
Median daily rate £530 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.57% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £650 £635
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 16 39
Median hourly rate £18.70 £17.50 £22.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.82% -23.34%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.93 £12.50 £15.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.20 £62.00 £59.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year +9.89% +19.73%  

Video Conferencing
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London 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 the City of London

Video Conferencing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Video Conferencing in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Video Conferencing in the City of London

Video Conferencing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Video Conferencing in the City of London over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Video Conferencing in the City of London

Video Conferencing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Video Conferencing in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Video Conferencing in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 City of London region with a requirement for Video Conferencing.

1 6 (31.58%) Cisco
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (21.05%) Windows
3 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
3 3 (15.79%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (15.79%) Law
3 3 (15.79%) Banking
3 3 (15.79%) IPTV
3 3 (15.79%) Video Editing
3 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
3 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
3 3 (15.79%) Skype for Business
3 3 (15.79%) Unified Communications
3 3 (15.79%) Polycom
4 2 (10.53%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (10.53%) Statistics
4 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
4 2 (10.53%) Skype
4 2 (10.53%) AirWatch
4 2 (10.53%) WebEx
4 2 (10.53%) Telepresence
4 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
4 2 (10.53%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (10.53%) Information Security
4 2 (10.53%) Migration
4 2 (10.53%) CMS
4 2 (10.53%) LAN
4 2 (10.53%) WAN

Video Conferencing
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 3 (15.79%) Skype for Business
2 2 (10.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (10.53%) CMS
3 1 (5.26%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) Unified Communications
1 3 (15.79%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (10.53%) Internet
2 2 (10.53%) LAN
2 2 (10.53%) Skype
2 2 (10.53%) SSL
2 2 (10.53%) Telepresence
2 2 (10.53%) WAN
2 2 (10.53%) WebEx
3 1 (5.26%) Broadband
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (5.26%) DNS
3 1 (5.26%) Network Security
3 1 (5.26%) Software-Defined Networking
3 1 (5.26%) VoIP
3 1 (5.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (5.26%) Couchbase
1 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (5.26%) Hadoop
1 1 (5.26%) MariaDB
1 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
1 1 (5.26%) MySQL
1 1 (5.26%) Neo4j
1 1 (5.26%) NoSQL
1 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Banking
2 3 (15.79%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) IT Support
2 4 (21.05%) Junior
2 4 (21.05%) Junior IT Support
2 4 (21.05%) Support Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Applications Support
3 3 (15.79%) Audio Visual Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Junior Applications Support
3 3 (15.79%) Junior PC Support
3 3 (15.79%) PC Support
3 3 (15.79%) Video Conferencing Support
4 2 (10.53%) Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Desktop Support
4 2 (10.53%) Network Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) IPTV
1 3 (15.79%) Video Editing
2 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.53%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Blackberry
3 1 (5.26%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.26%) Windows 10
3 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (10.53%) Information Security
1 2 (10.53%) Migration
1 2 (10.53%) Statistics
2 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (5.26%) Asset Management
2 1 (5.26%) BDD
2 1 (5.26%) Business Transformation
2 1 (5.26%) Change Management
2 1 (5.26%) Data Migration
2 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
2 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (5.26%) Investment Management
2 1 (5.26%) Load Balancing
2 1 (5.26%) Project Management
2 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
2 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
2 1 (5.26%) System Testing
2 1 (5.26%) TDD
2 1 (5.26%) Test Automation
2 1 (5.26%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) C
2 1 (5.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
1 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) MCSA
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) AirWatch
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Cisco
2 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
3 3 (15.79%) Polycom
4 1 (5.26%) Apple
4 1 (5.26%) Bloomberg
4 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint
4 1 (5.26%) Citrix
4 1 (5.26%) Cloudera
4 1 (5.26%) Greenplum
4 1 (5.26%) Hortonworks
4 1 (5.26%) Netezza
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle
4 1 (5.26%) Palo Alto
4 1 (5.26%) Teradata
4 1 (5.26%) VMware
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