Period
to 27 January 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 27 January 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
27 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 484 614 657
Rank change year-on-year +130 +43 -69
Contract jobs citing Video Conferencing 238 244 212
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.37% 0.27% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.16% 0.84% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 153 131
England median daily rate £240 £275 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.73% +4.76% -25.00%
10th Percentile £113 £133 £119
90th Percentile £500 £475 £525
UK median daily rate £240 £275 £266
% change year-on-year -12.73% +3.29% -14.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 35 11
England median hourly rate £21.00 £16.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.25% -15.79% +2.70%
10th Percentile £19.00 £11.61 £15.00
90th Percentile £102.50 £25.50 £43.00
UK median hourly rate £21.00 £16.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year +31.25% -33.33% +29.73%

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 20,434 29,104 30,419
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 31.45% 32.41% 33.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 13,052 19,169 20,407
England median daily rate £473 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.53% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £258 £281 £263
90th Percentile £675 £663 £660
UK median daily rate £450 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 891 904 903
England median hourly rate £23.35 £21.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.19% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £12.42 £12.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £53.00 £48.75 £48.00
UK median hourly rate £24.12 £21.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +14.86% - +5.00%

Video Conferencing
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Video Conferencing in England

Video Conferencing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Video Conferencing in England

Video Conferencing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Video Conferencing in England over the 6 months to 27 January 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Video Conferencing in England

Video Conferencing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Video Conferencing in England

Video Conferencing
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Video Conferencing in England over the 6 months to 27 January 2020.

Contractor 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 27 January 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 +124 130 £263 +5.00% 44
South East +44 39 £185 -38.84% 15
North of England +59 32 £160 -52.06% 15
South West +18 20 £120 -71.76% 9
North West +44 18 £120 -63.64% 9
Yorkshire +44 13 £390 -22.00% 5
Midlands +42 9 - - 8
East of England +25 9 £375 +42.86% 13
West Midlands +37 7 - - 5
East Midlands +25 2 - - 3
North East +17 1 £150 -41.18% 1
Video Conferencing
UK

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

1 116 (48.74%) Windows
2 108 (45.38%) Office 365
3 104 (43.70%) Microsoft
4 98 (41.18%) Cisco
5 84 (35.29%) Active Directory
6 71 (29.83%) Windows 10
7 69 (28.99%) Microsoft Office
8 63 (26.47%) ITIL
8 63 (26.47%) Skype
9 61 (25.63%) LAN
10 54 (22.69%) WAN
11 44 (18.49%) Finance
12 43 (18.07%) Skype for Business
13 40 (16.81%) SCCM
13 40 (16.81%) VoIP
14 39 (16.39%) VPN
14 39 (16.39%) Windows 7
15 32 (13.45%) DHCP
15 32 (13.45%) SharePoint
15 32 (13.45%) Security Cleared
15 32 (13.45%) Android
15 32 (13.45%) Windows Server
16 31 (13.03%) Polycom
16 31 (13.03%) Firewall
17 30 (12.61%) SC Cleared
17 30 (12.61%) iPhone
18 29 (12.18%) Telecoms
18 29 (12.18%) MS Exchange
19 28 (11.76%) VMware
19 28 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure

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 43 (18.07%) Skype for Business
2 32 (13.45%) SharePoint
3 29 (12.18%) MS Exchange
4 8 (3.36%) IIS
5 7 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (0.84%) CMS
6 2 (0.84%) Confluence
6 2 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.42%) Drupal
7 1 (0.42%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.42%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.42%) WordPress
Applications
1 69 (28.99%) Microsoft Office
2 26 (10.92%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (2.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 7 (2.94%) Photoshop
4 5 (2.10%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.68%) Mozilla Thunderbird
6 3 (1.26%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 4 (1.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.42%) Magento
2 1 (0.42%) Sprinklr
Cloud Services
1 108 (45.38%) Office 365
2 25 (10.50%) Azure
3 19 (7.98%) OneDrive
4 16 (6.72%) Mimecast
5 11 (4.62%) Azure Active Directory
6 9 (3.78%) IaaS
7 8 (3.36%) PaaS
8 6 (2.52%) AWS
8 6 (2.52%) Dynamics 365
9 5 (2.10%) Power Platform
9 5 (2.10%) SaaS
10 4 (1.68%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 4 (1.68%) Google Docs
10 4 (1.68%) PowerApps
11 3 (1.26%) G Suite
12 1 (0.42%) Adobe Analytics
12 1 (0.42%) Azure Machine Learning
12 1 (0.42%) GCP
12 1 (0.42%) Google Analytics
12 1 (0.42%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 63 (26.47%) Skype
2 61 (25.63%) LAN
3 54 (22.69%) WAN
4 40 (16.81%) VoIP
5 39 (16.39%) VPN
6 32 (13.45%) DHCP
7 31 (13.03%) Firewall
8 27 (11.34%) TCP/IP
9 24 (10.08%) DNS
10 22 (9.24%) Cisco IOS
11 20 (8.40%) MPLS
11 20 (8.40%) Wi-Fi
11 20 (8.40%) Wireless
12 18 (7.56%) Internet
13 14 (5.88%) Network Security
14 13 (5.46%) Unified Communications
15 12 (5.04%) WebEx
16 11 (4.62%) VLAN
17 9 (3.78%) Cisco ASA
17 9 (3.78%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.52%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (2.52%) SQL Server 2016
3 5 (2.10%) Power BI
3 5 (2.10%) SQL Server 2017
4 4 (1.68%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.84%) MS Access
6 1 (0.42%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (1.68%) JIRA
2 2 (0.84%) Hudson
2 2 (0.84%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (0.42%) MSI
3 1 (0.42%) Oracle APEX
General
1 44 (18.49%) Finance
2 29 (12.18%) Telecoms
3 11 (4.62%) Banking
4 10 (4.20%) Billing
5 8 (3.36%) Retail
6 5 (2.10%) Mandarin Language
7 4 (1.68%) Advertising
7 4 (1.68%) Back Office
7 4 (1.68%) French Language
7 4 (1.68%) Public Sector
8 3 (1.26%) Multimedia
9 2 (0.84%) Legal
9 2 (0.84%) Marketing
9 2 (0.84%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.84%) Private Banking
9 2 (0.84%) Publishing
10 1 (0.42%) Front Office
10 1 (0.42%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 43 (18.07%) Analyst
2 39 (16.39%) Desktop Support
3 35 (14.71%) Support Engineer
4 20 (8.40%) IT Support
5 18 (7.56%) Service Analyst
5 18 (7.56%) Support Analyst
6 15 (6.30%) Project Manager
7 14 (5.88%) Desktop Engineer
7 14 (5.88%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 14 (5.88%) Service Desk Analyst
7 14 (5.88%) Support Technician
8 11 (4.62%) Desktop Technician
9 10 (4.20%) 1st Line Support
9 10 (4.20%) Desktop Support Technician
9 10 (4.20%) IT Analyst
9 10 (4.20%) Unified Communications Engineer
9 10 (4.20%) Windows Engineer
10 9 (3.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 9 (3.78%) Network Engineer
11 8 (3.36%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.52%) LDAP
2 4 (1.68%) Web Services
2 4 (1.68%) XMPP
3 2 (0.84%) 802.1X
3 2 (0.84%) SOAP
4 1 (0.42%) .NET
4 1 (0.42%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.42%) COM
4 1 (0.42%) CSS
4 1 (0.42%) HTML
4 1 (0.42%) HTML5
4 1 (0.42%) JSON
4 1 (0.42%) LAMP
4 1 (0.42%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 30 (12.61%) iPhone
2 26 (10.92%) Self-Motivation
3 18 (7.56%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (7.14%) iPad
5 13 (5.46%) Data Centre
5 13 (5.46%) Management Information System
5 13 (5.46%) Mobile Computing
6 9 (3.78%) Handset
7 8 (3.36%) Smartphone
7 8 (3.36%) User Experience
8 5 (2.10%) Linux Command Line
9 4 (1.68%) Blackberry
9 4 (1.68%) e-Learning
9 4 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.68%) Tandem
10 3 (1.26%) Mobile App
10 3 (1.26%) PDA
10 3 (1.26%) SCADA
11 2 (0.84%) Apple TV
11 2 (0.84%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 116 (48.74%) Windows
2 71 (29.83%) Windows 10
3 39 (16.39%) Windows 7
4 32 (13.45%) Android
4 32 (13.45%) Windows Server
5 20 (8.40%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (6.72%) Mac OS
7 11 (4.62%) Unix
8 10 (4.20%) Apple iOS
8 10 (4.20%) Linux
9 7 (2.94%) Mac OS X
10 5 (2.10%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.42%) CentOS
11 1 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.42%) VMS
11 1 (0.42%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (26.47%) ITIL
2 22 (9.24%) Problem-Solving
3 19 (7.98%) Mobile Device Management
4 17 (7.14%) Service Management
5 14 (5.88%) Incident Management
5 14 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 13 (5.46%) Project Management
7 12 (5.04%) Asset Management
7 12 (5.04%) Problem Management
8 11 (4.62%) ITSM
8 11 (4.62%) Migration
9 10 (4.20%) Change Management
9 10 (4.20%) Contract Management
9 10 (4.20%) Cybersecurity
9 10 (4.20%) Service Delivery
10 9 (3.78%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (3.78%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (3.36%) Enterprise Architecture
11 8 (3.36%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (2.94%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 11 (4.62%) C
1 11 (4.62%) PowerShell
2 8 (3.36%) SQL
3 2 (0.84%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.42%) C#
4 1 (0.42%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.42%) Objective-C
4 1 (0.42%) PHP
4 1 (0.42%) Python
4 1 (0.42%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 32 (13.45%) Security Cleared
2 30 (12.61%) SC Cleared
3 23 (9.66%) Degree
4 18 (7.56%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (4.20%) CCNA
5 10 (4.20%) Dell Certification
6 8 (3.36%) CCNP
6 8 (3.36%) ITIL Certification
6 8 (3.36%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (2.52%) MCP
8 5 (2.10%) MCSA
8 5 (2.10%) MCSE
9 4 (1.68%) CCNP Voice
9 4 (1.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (1.26%) A+ Certification
10 3 (1.26%) CCIE
10 3 (1.26%) DBS Check
10 3 (1.26%) PMP
11 2 (0.84%) CCDA
11 2 (0.84%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.20%) SLA
2 8 (3.36%) GDPR
3 5 (2.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.84%) Cyber Essentials
4 2 (0.84%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 2 (0.84%) QA
5 1 (0.42%) Actionable Recommendations
5 1 (0.42%) PMO
System Software
1 84 (35.29%) Active Directory
2 28 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.10%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (0.84%) BitLocker
4 2 (0.84%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.84%) Virtual Desktop
4 2 (0.84%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.42%) Firmware
5 1 (0.42%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.42%) VMware NSX
5 1 (0.42%) vSphere
5 1 (0.42%) XenApp
5 1 (0.42%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 40 (16.81%) SCCM
2 15 (6.30%) Microsoft Intune
3 12 (5.04%) AirWatch
4 11 (4.62%) Jamf Pro
5 10 (4.20%) Single Sign-On
6 9 (3.78%) Cisco CUCM
6 9 (3.78%) Norton AntiVirus
7 5 (2.10%) Cisco UCCX
7 5 (2.10%) FortiGate
7 5 (2.10%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 5 (2.10%) Terraform
8 2 (0.84%) vMotion
9 1 (0.42%) Cisco LMS
9 1 (0.42%) SCOM
9 1 (0.42%) vRealize
9 1 (0.42%) WSUS
Vendors
1 104 (43.70%) Microsoft
2 98 (41.18%) Cisco
3 31 (13.03%) Polycom
4 28 (11.76%) VMware
5 20 (8.40%) Apple
6 19 (7.98%) Dell
7 18 (7.56%) Citrix
8 16 (6.72%) HP
8 16 (6.72%) Intel
9 15 (6.30%) Adobe
9 15 (6.30%) Avaya
10 14 (5.88%) Symantec
11 12 (5.04%) Meraki
12 10 (4.20%) Google
12 10 (4.20%) Juniper
12 10 (4.20%) Mitel
12 10 (4.20%) Samsung
13 9 (3.78%) Palo Alto
13 9 (3.78%) ServiceNow
14 8 (3.36%) Canon