Period
to 8 August 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Video Conferencing in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Video Conferencing over the 6 months to 8 August 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
UK > England
6 months to
8 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 421 552 600
Rank change year-on-year +131 +48 +15
Contract jobs citing Video Conferencing 100 271 279
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.32% 0.33% 0.30%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.94% 1.02% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 170 173
Median daily rate £350 £264 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +32.70% -21.27% -0.74%
10th Percentile £120 £138 £151
90th Percentile £615 £538 £549
UK median daily rate £315 £275 £338
% change year-on-year +14.55% -18.52% +1.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 21 28
Median hourly rate £22.75 £20.50 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.98% +15.49% +10.94%
10th Percentile £12.81 £13.75 £13.00
90th Percentile £39.38 £47.50 £24.08
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £20.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -7.32% +17.14% +9.38%

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 England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 10,608 26,537 30,758
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 33.95% 31.93% 32.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,755 17,115 20,022
Median daily rate £500 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £263 £280 £275
90th Percentile £725 £675 £675
UK median daily rate £481 £475 £463
% change year-on-year +1.21% +2.70% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 461 947 956
Median hourly rate £34.00 £21.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +61.90% -2.33% +7.50%
10th Percentile £12.92 £11.66 £12.00
90th Percentile £52.50 £53.75 £50.62
Median hourly rate £31.61 £20.86 £21.50
% change year-on-year +51.57% -3.00% +7.50%

Video Conferencing
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Video Conferencing as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Video Conferencing in England

Video Conferencing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Video Conferencing in England.

Daily rate trend for Video Conferencing in England

Video Conferencing
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Video Conferencing in England over the 6 months to 8 August 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Video Conferencing in England

Video Conferencing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Video Conferencing in England.

Hourly rate trend for Video Conferencing in England

Video Conferencing
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Video Conferencing in England over the 6 months to 8 August 2020.

Hourly rate histogram for Video Conferencing in England

Video Conferencing
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Video Conferencing within the England region over the 6 months to 8 August 2020. 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
London +91 45 £388 +58.16% 13
South East +153 21 £200 -42.86% 5
North of England +105 12 £483 +174.15% 9
North West +75 11 £546 +218.98% 6
South West +88 8 £475 +58.33% 3
East of England +85 7 £328 - 4
Midlands +79 6 £135 -55.74% 4
East Midlands +47 4 £130 -52.73% 1
West Midlands +59 2 £150 -61.54% 3
North East +29 1 £110 -37.50%
Video Conferencing
UK

For the 6 months to 8 August 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 England region with a requirement for Video Conferencing.

1 37 (37.00%) Microsoft
2 33 (33.00%) Cisco
3 32 (32.00%) Windows
4 23 (23.00%) Security Cleared
5 20 (20.00%) Office 365
6 18 (18.00%) Skype
6 18 (18.00%) SC Cleared
7 16 (16.00%) Active Directory
8 15 (15.00%) LAN
8 15 (15.00%) Skype for Business
9 14 (14.00%) VoIP
9 14 (14.00%) Microsoft Office
9 14 (14.00%) Telecoms
10 13 (13.00%) Finance
10 13 (13.00%) Firewall
10 13 (13.00%) Android
11 12 (12.00%) WAN
11 12 (12.00%) Apple iOS
11 12 (12.00%) Self-Motivation
12 11 (11.00%) WebEx
12 11 (11.00%) Cisco Certification
12 11 (11.00%) Wireless
13 10 (10.00%) CCNP
13 10 (10.00%) Oracle
13 10 (10.00%) Polycom
13 10 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
14 9 (9.00%) Internet
14 9 (9.00%) BPSS Clearance
14 9 (9.00%) Windows 10
14 9 (9.00%) Unified Communications

Video Conferencing
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 15 (15.00%) Skype for Business
2 8 (8.00%) MS Exchange
3 5 (5.00%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.00%) Confluence
5 2 (2.00%) nginx
6 1 (1.00%) Apache Spark
6 1 (1.00%) SAS
Applications
1 14 (14.00%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (8.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (2.00%) Photoshop
3 2 (2.00%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.00%) Adobe Premiere
4 1 (1.00%) Figma
4 1 (1.00%) InDesign
4 1 (1.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 20 (20.00%) Office 365
2 6 (6.00%) AWS
2 6 (6.00%) Azure
3 5 (5.00%) G Suite
4 4 (4.00%) GCP
4 4 (4.00%) SaaS
5 2 (2.00%) IaaS
5 2 (2.00%) PaaS
6 1 (1.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 1 (1.00%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.00%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (1.00%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.00%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (1.00%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (1.00%) Dropbox
6 1 (1.00%) Google Drive
6 1 (1.00%) Mimecast
6 1 (1.00%) Slack
6 1 (1.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 18 (18.00%) Skype
2 15 (15.00%) LAN
3 14 (14.00%) VoIP
4 13 (13.00%) Firewall
5 12 (12.00%) WAN
6 11 (11.00%) WebEx
6 11 (11.00%) Wireless
7 9 (9.00%) Internet
7 9 (9.00%) Unified Communications
8 8 (8.00%) Network Security
8 8 (8.00%) VPN
9 6 (6.00%) TCP/IP
10 5 (5.00%) DHCP
10 5 (5.00%) DNS
10 5 (5.00%) Ethernet
11 4 (4.00%) Cisco IOS
11 4 (4.00%) ISDN
11 4 (4.00%) MPLS
12 3 (3.00%) IPsec
12 3 (3.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.00%) MySQL
2 5 (5.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.00%) Pentaho
3 4 (4.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.00%) MS Access
5 2 (2.00%) Big Data
5 2 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.00%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.00%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (1.00%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.00%) Data Lake
6 1 (1.00%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (4.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.00%) JIRA
3 2 (2.00%) Bitbucket
General
1 14 (14.00%) Telecoms
2 13 (13.00%) Finance
3 6 (6.00%) German Language
4 5 (5.00%) Public Sector
5 3 (3.00%) Banking
5 3 (3.00%) French Language
5 3 (3.00%) Italian Language
5 3 (3.00%) Marketing
6 2 (2.00%) Electronics
6 2 (2.00%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.00%) International Banking
7 1 (1.00%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.00%) Law
7 1 (1.00%) Multimedia
7 1 (1.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (16.00%) Analyst
2 13 (13.00%) Desktop Support
3 11 (11.00%) Support Engineer
4 10 (10.00%) Developer
4 10 (10.00%) Support Analyst
5 9 (9.00%) Architect
5 9 (9.00%) Network Engineer
6 6 (6.00%) Desktop Analyst
6 6 (6.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 5 (5.00%) Cisco Engineer
8 4 (4.00%) Business Analyst
8 4 (4.00%) Desktop Engineer
8 4 (4.00%) IT Support
8 4 (4.00%) Junior
8 4 (4.00%) Junior Developer
8 4 (4.00%) Junior Web Developer
8 4 (4.00%) Senior Network Engineer
8 4 (4.00%) Unified Communications Engineer
8 4 (4.00%) Voice Engineer
8 4 (4.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.00%) Google Maps API
1 4 (4.00%) Node.js
2 3 (3.00%) XML
3 2 (2.00%) 802.1X
3 2 (2.00%) JSON
3 2 (2.00%) Middleware
3 2 (2.00%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (2.00%) REST
3 2 (2.00%) RESTful
3 2 (2.00%) SOAP
3 2 (2.00%) XMPP
4 1 (1.00%) .NET
4 1 (1.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.00%) CSS
4 1 (1.00%) HTML
4 1 (1.00%) LDAP
4 1 (1.00%) Web Services
4 1 (1.00%) XHTML
4 1 (1.00%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.00%) Self-Motivation
2 8 (8.00%) User Experience
3 7 (7.00%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (7.00%) Data Centre
4 5 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (4.00%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (3.00%) iPhone
6 3 (3.00%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.00%) Private Cloud
7 2 (2.00%) Blackberry
7 2 (2.00%) BYOD
7 2 (2.00%) Driving Licence
7 2 (2.00%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.00%) PKI
7 2 (2.00%) Replication
7 2 (2.00%) Smartphone
7 2 (2.00%) Social Media
7 2 (2.00%) Video\Live Streaming
8 1 (1.00%) Digital Signage
8 1 (1.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 32 (32.00%) Windows
2 13 (13.00%) Android
3 12 (12.00%) Apple iOS
4 9 (9.00%) Windows 10
5 8 (8.00%) Mac OS
6 7 (7.00%) Linux
7 5 (5.00%) Windows Server
8 3 (3.00%) Mac OS X
8 3 (3.00%) Windows 7
9 2 (2.00%) Windows Server 2019
10 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (8.00%) Incident Management
3 7 (7.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 7 (7.00%) Problem-Solving
3 7 (7.00%) Scrum
3 7 (7.00%) Service Management
4 6 (6.00%) Decision-Making
4 6 (6.00%) Migration
4 6 (6.00%) Project Management
4 6 (6.00%) Service Delivery
5 5 (5.00%) DevOps
5 5 (5.00%) ITIL
5 5 (5.00%) ITSM
5 5 (5.00%) Product Roadmap
6 4 (4.00%) Business Continuity
6 4 (4.00%) Configuration Management
6 4 (4.00%) Office Automation
6 4 (4.00%) Programme Management
6 4 (4.00%) Progressive Web App
6 4 (4.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.00%) SQL
2 4 (4.00%) TypeScript
3 2 (2.00%) C++
3 2 (2.00%) Python
4 1 (1.00%) C#
4 1 (1.00%) Java
4 1 (1.00%) Scala
4 1 (1.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 23 (23.00%) Security Cleared
2 18 (18.00%) SC Cleared
3 11 (11.00%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (10.00%) CCNP
5 9 (9.00%) BPSS Clearance
6 7 (7.00%) CCNA
7 5 (5.00%) Degree
8 4 (4.00%) CCIE
9 3 (3.00%) CCA
9 3 (3.00%) CCIE Collaboration
9 3 (3.00%) MCSE
9 3 (3.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (2.00%) APMP
10 2 (2.00%) DV Cleared
10 2 (2.00%) MCSA
11 1 (1.00%) BC Cleared
11 1 (1.00%) CCDA
11 1 (1.00%) CCDP
11 1 (1.00%) DBS Check
11 1 (1.00%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.00%) SLA
2 4 (4.00%) QA
3 2 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.00%) NCSC
3 2 (2.00%) PMO
3 2 (2.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.00%) Actionable Recommendations
4 1 (1.00%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (1.00%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 1 (1.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (16.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (7.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.00%) Docker
3 1 (1.00%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.00%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (6.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 6 (6.00%) Cisco UCCX
1 6 (6.00%) SCCM
2 4 (4.00%) Jamf Pro
3 2 (2.00%) AirWatch
3 2 (2.00%) HAProxy
3 2 (2.00%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.00%) Ansible
4 1 (1.00%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.00%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (1.00%) MIMEsweeper
4 1 (1.00%) Nessus
4 1 (1.00%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.00%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.00%) Puppet
4 1 (1.00%) Terraform
4 1 (1.00%) vCenter Server
4 1 (1.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 37 (37.00%) Microsoft
2 33 (33.00%) Cisco
3 10 (10.00%) Oracle
3 10 (10.00%) Polycom
4 7 (7.00%) Google
4 7 (7.00%) VMware
5 6 (6.00%) Citrix
6 5 (5.00%) Adobe
6 5 (5.00%) Avaya
6 5 (5.00%) SAP
6 5 (5.00%) ServiceNow
7 4 (4.00%) HP
7 4 (4.00%) Mapbox
8 3 (3.00%) Apple
8 3 (3.00%) Dell
8 3 (3.00%) Tandberg
8 3 (3.00%) Veeam
9 2 (2.00%) CheckPoint
9 2 (2.00%) Riverbed
9 2 (2.00%) Sophos