Period
to 9 December 2019

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 6 months to 9 December 2019 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
9 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 189 215 231
Rank change year-on-year +26 +16 -18
Contract jobs citing Video Conferencing 29 46 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.51% 0.65% 0.35%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.59% 1.63% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 30 17
City of London median daily rate £270 £234 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.51% -40.82% +17.04%
10th Percentile £121 £128 £180
90th Percentile £428 £475 £575
Central London median daily rate £300 £214 £275
% change year-on-year +40.35% -22.27% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 2
City of London median hourly rate £20.75 £18.70 £25.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.96% -25.50% -
10th Percentile £20.25 £13.00 £21.64
90th Percentile £25.20 £25.50 £30.48
Central London median hourly rate £20.75 £18.70 £21.20
% change year-on-year +10.96% -11.79% -

Video Conferencing is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following 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.

All Generic IT Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,821 2,826 2,997
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 32.08% 39.85% 41.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,390 2,190 2,336
City of London median daily rate £525 £525 £525
10th Percentile £285 £281 £313
90th Percentile £700 £713 £725
Central London median daily rate £515 £525 £525
% change year-on-year -1.90% - +10.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 61 35
City of London median hourly rate £21.00 £19.25 £24.49
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -21.38% +28.87%
10th Percentile £12.38 £13.31 £13.13
90th Percentile £51.75 £33.00 £33.92
Central London median hourly rate £21.00 £19.38 £22.26
% change year-on-year +8.39% -12.95% +20.64%

Video Conferencing
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Video Conferencing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

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 6 months to 9 December 2019.

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 9 December 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Video Conferencing 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 City of London region with a requirement for Video Conferencing.

1 17 (58.62%) Windows
2 14 (48.28%) Microsoft
3 13 (44.83%) Cisco
3 13 (44.83%) Office 365
4 12 (41.38%) Active Directory
5 11 (37.93%) Windows 10
6 10 (34.48%) WAN
6 10 (34.48%) LAN
6 10 (34.48%) Finance
7 9 (31.03%) VPN
8 8 (27.59%) Microsoft Office
8 8 (27.59%) Polycom
8 8 (27.59%) Windows 7
9 7 (24.14%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (24.14%) Skype
9 7 (24.14%) VMware
10 6 (20.69%) Telecoms
10 6 (20.69%) SCCM
10 6 (20.69%) Degree
10 6 (20.69%) ITIL
10 6 (20.69%) TCP/IP
10 6 (20.69%) Android
11 5 (17.24%) iPhone
11 5 (17.24%) Skype for Business
11 5 (17.24%) Windows Server
11 5 (17.24%) VoIP
12 4 (13.79%) DHCP
12 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Excel
12 4 (13.79%) Project Management
12 4 (13.79%) Citrix

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 5 (17.24%) Skype for Business
2 3 (10.34%) SharePoint
3 2 (6.90%) Confluence
3 2 (6.90%) MS Exchange
4 1 (3.45%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (27.59%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 13 (44.83%) Office 365
2 3 (10.34%) G Suite
3 2 (6.90%) AWS
3 2 (6.90%) Azure
3 2 (6.90%) OneDrive
3 2 (6.90%) SaaS
4 1 (3.45%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (3.45%) IaaS
4 1 (3.45%) Mimecast
4 1 (3.45%) PaaS
4 1 (3.45%) Power Platform
4 1 (3.45%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 10 (34.48%) LAN
1 10 (34.48%) WAN
2 9 (31.03%) VPN
3 7 (24.14%) Skype
4 6 (20.69%) TCP/IP
5 5 (17.24%) VoIP
6 4 (13.79%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (13.79%) DHCP
6 4 (13.79%) Firewall
6 4 (13.79%) Network Security
6 4 (13.79%) Wireless
7 3 (10.34%) BGP
7 3 (10.34%) Cisco IPT
7 3 (10.34%) DNS
7 3 (10.34%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (10.34%) IP Telephony
7 3 (10.34%) IPsec
7 3 (10.34%) OSPF
8 2 (6.90%) VRRP
8 2 (6.90%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) Big Data
1 1 (3.45%) Power BI
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2017
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) JIRA
1 2 (6.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 10 (34.48%) Finance
2 6 (20.69%) Telecoms
3 4 (13.79%) Banking
4 1 (3.45%) Front Office
4 1 (3.45%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Desktop Support
2 4 (13.79%) IT Support
3 3 (10.34%) Analyst
3 3 (10.34%) Network Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Support Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 2 (6.90%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (6.90%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Deskside Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Desktop Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (6.90%) IT Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) iPhone
2 4 (13.79%) iPad
2 4 (13.79%) Mobile Computing
2 4 (13.79%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (6.90%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.45%) CCTV
4 1 (3.45%) PMI
4 1 (3.45%) Public Cloud
4 1 (3.45%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 17 (58.62%) Windows
2 11 (37.93%) Windows 10
3 8 (27.59%) Windows 7
4 6 (20.69%) Android
5 5 (17.24%) Windows Server
6 3 (10.34%) Unix
7 2 (6.90%) Apple iOS
7 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (3.45%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.69%) ITIL
2 4 (13.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 4 (13.79%) Problem-Solving
2 4 (13.79%) Project Management
3 2 (6.90%) Asset Management
3 2 (6.90%) Availability Management
3 2 (6.90%) Capacity Management
3 2 (6.90%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (6.90%) Incident Management
3 2 (6.90%) Information Security
3 2 (6.90%) Load Balancing
3 2 (6.90%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (6.90%) Network Design
3 2 (6.90%) Statistics
4 1 (3.45%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (3.45%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (3.45%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (3.45%) Presales
4 1 (3.45%) Security Patching
4 1 (3.45%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.90%) PowerShell
1 2 (6.90%) SQL
2 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) Degree
2 3 (10.34%) CCNP
2 3 (10.34%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (10.34%) Dell Certification
2 3 (10.34%) SC Cleared
2 3 (10.34%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) CCDA
3 1 (3.45%) CCDP
3 1 (3.45%) CCIE
3 1 (3.45%) CCNA
3 1 (3.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (3.45%) MCDST
3 1 (3.45%) MCSA
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.45%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 12 (41.38%) Active Directory
2 7 (24.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.45%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (3.45%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (3.45%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (3.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (20.69%) SCCM
2 4 (13.79%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 3 (10.34%) Jamf Pro
4 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (6.90%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (3.45%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (3.45%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (3.45%) FortiGate
5 1 (3.45%) Terraform
Vendors
1 14 (48.28%) Microsoft
2 13 (44.83%) Cisco
3 8 (27.59%) Polycom
4 7 (24.14%) VMware
5 4 (13.79%) Citrix
5 4 (13.79%) Symantec
6 3 (10.34%) Apple
6 3 (10.34%) Dell
6 3 (10.34%) Google
6 3 (10.34%) Intel
7 2 (6.90%) Atlassian
7 2 (6.90%) Juniper
7 2 (6.90%) Okta
7 2 (6.90%) Palo Alto
7 2 (6.90%) Remedy
7 2 (6.90%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (6.90%) ServiceNow
8 1 (3.45%) Darktrace
8 1 (3.45%) Splunk
8 1 (3.45%) Zscaler