Period
to 16 February 2020

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 16 February 2020 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
16 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 164 208 243
Rank change year-on-year +44 +35 -40
Contract jobs citing Video Conferencing 26 43 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.56% 0.63% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.68% 1.64% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 28 12
City of London median daily rate £270 £199 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.85% -41.97% +1.48%
10th Percentile £139 £131 £121
90th Percentile £427 £475 £575
Central London median daily rate £313 £199 £283
% change year-on-year +57.23% -29.65% -5.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 1
City of London median hourly rate £20.75 £18.70 £34.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.96% -45.80% -
10th Percentile £20.25 £13.00 £31.75
90th Percentile £25.20 £27.10 £37.25
Central London median hourly rate £20.75 £18.70 £24.75
% change year-on-year +10.96% -24.44% -

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 1,550 2,617 2,934
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 33.28% 38.62% 41.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,157 1,976 2,316
City of London median daily rate £525 £525 £525
10th Percentile £275 £281 £313
90th Percentile £700 £700 £725
Central London median daily rate £500 £525 £525
% change year-on-year -4.76% - +10.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 48 44
City of London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.70 £21.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.30% -13.53% +13.82%
10th Percentile £12.42 £12.93 £12.58
90th Percentile £52.25 £37.09 £47.58
Central London median hourly rate £22.50 £18.70 £21.50
% change year-on-year +20.32% -13.02% +13.16%

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 16 February 2020.

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 16 February 2020, 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 14 (53.85%) Windows
1 14 (53.85%) Cisco
2 13 (50.00%) Office 365
3 12 (46.15%) Microsoft
4 11 (42.31%) LAN
4 11 (42.31%) WAN
5 10 (38.46%) Active Directory
5 10 (38.46%) Finance
6 9 (34.62%) VPN
6 9 (34.62%) Windows 10
7 8 (30.77%) Polycom
8 7 (26.92%) iPhone
8 7 (26.92%) TCP/IP
8 7 (26.92%) Microsoft Office
8 7 (26.92%) Windows 7
9 6 (23.08%) VMware
9 6 (23.08%) Telecoms
9 6 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (23.08%) Android
10 5 (19.23%) Degree
10 5 (19.23%) Banking
10 5 (19.23%) ITIL
10 5 (19.23%) Symantec
10 5 (19.23%) iPad
10 5 (19.23%) Mobile Computing
10 5 (19.23%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 5 (19.23%) Skype
10 5 (19.23%) Problem-Solving
11 4 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 4 (15.38%) Skype for Business

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 4 (15.38%) Skype for Business
2 1 (3.85%) Confluence
2 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.85%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (26.92%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (50.00%) Office 365
2 2 (7.69%) AWS
2 2 (7.69%) G Suite
3 1 (3.85%) Azure
3 1 (3.85%) OneDrive
3 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (42.31%) LAN
1 11 (42.31%) WAN
2 9 (34.62%) VPN
3 7 (26.92%) TCP/IP
4 5 (19.23%) Skype
5 4 (15.38%) Firewall
5 4 (15.38%) Network Security
5 4 (15.38%) VoIP
5 4 (15.38%) Wireless
6 3 (11.54%) BGP
6 3 (11.54%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (11.54%) Cisco IPT
6 3 (11.54%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (11.54%) IP Telephony
6 3 (11.54%) IPsec
6 3 (11.54%) MPLS
6 3 (11.54%) OSPF
7 2 (7.69%) H.323
7 2 (7.69%) Internet
7 2 (7.69%) VRRP
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (3.85%) JIRA
General
1 10 (38.46%) Finance
2 6 (23.08%) Telecoms
3 5 (19.23%) Banking
4 1 (3.85%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.85%) Front Office
4 1 (3.85%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Desktop Support
2 3 (11.54%) Analyst
2 3 (11.54%) Desktop Analyst
2 3 (11.54%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 3 (11.54%) IT Support
2 3 (11.54%) Network Engineer
2 3 (11.54%) Support Analyst
3 2 (7.69%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) Deskside Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (7.69%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) Support Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Audio Visual Technician
4 1 (3.85%) Collaboration Consultant
4 1 (3.85%) IT Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Support Officer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) iPhone
2 5 (19.23%) iPad
2 5 (19.23%) Mobile Computing
3 3 (11.54%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (7.69%) Data Centre
4 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.85%) CCTV
5 1 (3.85%) PMI
5 1 (3.85%) Public Cloud
5 1 (3.85%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 14 (53.85%) Windows
2 9 (34.62%) Windows 10
3 7 (26.92%) Windows 7
4 6 (23.08%) Android
5 3 (11.54%) Unix
5 3 (11.54%) Windows Server
6 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
6 1 (3.85%) Mac OS
6 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (19.23%) ITIL
1 5 (19.23%) Problem-Solving
2 4 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 4 (15.38%) Project Management
3 2 (7.69%) Architectural Design
3 2 (7.69%) Availability Management
3 2 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (7.69%) Incident Management
3 2 (7.69%) Information Security
3 2 (7.69%) Load Balancing
3 2 (7.69%) Network Design
3 2 (7.69%) Statistics
4 1 (3.85%) Change Control
4 1 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (3.85%) High Availability
4 1 (3.85%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (3.85%) Network Management
4 1 (3.85%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (3.85%) Signal Processing
4 1 (3.85%) Technical Analysis
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) Degree
2 4 (15.38%) CCNP
2 4 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
2 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
3 3 (11.54%) Dell Certification
4 1 (3.85%) CCDA
4 1 (3.85%) CCDP
4 1 (3.85%) CCIE
4 1 (3.85%) CCNA
4 1 (3.85%) CCNP Voice
4 1 (3.85%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 10 (38.46%) Active Directory
2 6 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (19.23%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 4 (15.38%) SCCM
3 2 (7.69%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (7.69%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (7.69%) Jamf Pro
4 1 (3.85%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 14 (53.85%) Cisco
2 12 (46.15%) Microsoft
3 8 (30.77%) Polycom
4 6 (23.08%) VMware
5 5 (19.23%) Symantec
6 3 (11.54%) Apple
6 3 (11.54%) Citrix
6 3 (11.54%) Dell
6 3 (11.54%) Intel
7 2 (7.69%) Google
7 2 (7.69%) Palo Alto
7 2 (7.69%) Remedy
7 2 (7.69%) ServiceNow
8 1 (3.85%) Atlassian
8 1 (3.85%) Bloomberg
8 1 (3.85%) BT
8 1 (3.85%) Dell Compellent
8 1 (3.85%) Juniper
8 1 (3.85%) Okta
8 1 (3.85%) Reuters