Period
to 19 January 2018

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 19 January 2018 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
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 607 565 526
Rank change year-on-year -42 -39 +16
Contract jobs citing Video Conferencing 223 265 342
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.24% 0.29% 0.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.72% 0.90% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 143 195
England median daily rate £263 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.22% +3.85% +8.33%
10th Percentile £119 £145 £155
90th Percentile £510 £556 £550
UK median daily rate £266 £305 £325
% change year-on-year -12.70% -6.15% +2.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 32 50
England median hourly rate £20.50 £18.50 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.81% -1.33% +25.00%
10th Percentile £12.98 £13.04 £10.42
90th Percentile £42.43 £32.31 £34.93
UK median hourly rate £22.00 £18.50 £20.25
% change year-on-year +18.92% -8.64% +35.00%

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 31,053 29,500 32,682
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 33.65% 32.77% 32.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 21,017 19,364 21,128
England median daily rate £450 £431 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.41% +1.41% +3.03%
10th Percentile £264 £258 £250
90th Percentile £656 £625 £625
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 863 1,024 1,305
England median hourly rate £21.70 £20.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.85% +2.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.32 £11.25
90th Percentile £49.15 £47.50 £47.50
UK median hourly rate £21.78 £20.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +6.24% +2.50% +14.29%

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 19 January 2018.

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 19 January 2018.

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 19 January 2018. 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 -73 137 £225 -43.75% 41
South East -19 32 £313 -7.41% 21
East of England -8 17 £300 +20.00% 5
North of England +41 14 £563 +92.31% 7
South West +7 13 £150 -47.83% 4
Midlands 0 8 £400 +33.33% 7
North East +54 6 £625 +31.58% 1
West Midlands +3 6 £400 +99.50% 5
North West +2 5 £115 +4.55% 5
Yorkshire - 3 - - 1
East Midlands -2 2 £300 -11.11% 2
Video Conferencing
UK

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 England region with a requirement for Video Conferencing.

1 112 (50.22%) Windows
2 105 (47.09%) Microsoft
3 75 (33.63%) Microsoft Office
4 69 (30.94%) Cisco
5 63 (28.25%) Finance
6 62 (27.80%) Office 365
7 59 (26.46%) Active Directory
8 55 (24.66%) Windows 10
9 53 (23.77%) ITIL
10 52 (23.32%) Windows 7
11 45 (20.18%) Telecoms
12 44 (19.73%) LAN
13 42 (18.83%) Skype for Business
14 41 (18.39%) Skype
15 38 (17.04%) WAN
16 36 (16.14%) SLA
17 33 (14.80%) Apple
17 33 (14.80%) Polycom
18 32 (14.35%) Citrix
19 31 (13.90%) SCCM
20 29 (13.00%) Smartphone
21 28 (12.56%) VMware Infrastructure
21 28 (12.56%) VMware
22 27 (12.11%) Avaya
22 27 (12.11%) Unified Communications
22 27 (12.11%) Windows Server
23 25 (11.21%) VPN
24 24 (10.76%) Firewall
24 24 (10.76%) Microsoft Certification
25 22 (9.87%) MCSE

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 42 (18.83%) Skype for Business
2 14 (6.28%) MS Exchange
3 11 (4.93%) SharePoint
4 9 (4.04%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (2.69%) Drupal
6 5 (2.24%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (1.35%) Apache
7 3 (1.35%) CMS
7 3 (1.35%) IIS
7 3 (1.35%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.90%) Confluence
8 2 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 75 (33.63%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (4.48%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (3.14%) Photoshop
4 5 (2.24%) Vectorworks
5 3 (1.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.45%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.45%) HipChat
6 1 (0.45%) Revit
6 1 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (2.24%) Eikon
2 3 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.45%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 62 (27.80%) Office 365
2 15 (6.73%) SaaS
3 8 (3.59%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (2.69%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (1.35%) IaaS
5 3 (1.35%) PaaS
6 1 (0.45%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 44 (19.73%) LAN
2 41 (18.39%) Skype
3 38 (17.04%) WAN
4 27 (12.11%) Unified Communications
5 25 (11.21%) VPN
6 24 (10.76%) Firewall
7 21 (9.42%) DNS
7 21 (9.42%) TCP/IP
8 20 (8.97%) IP Telephony
8 20 (8.97%) Wireless
9 19 (8.52%) DHCP
10 16 (7.17%) Internet
11 15 (6.73%) Wi-Fi
12 14 (6.28%) VoIP
13 12 (5.38%) Cisco IOS
14 11 (4.93%) PBX
14 11 (4.93%) Telepresence
15 8 (3.59%) H.323
15 8 (3.59%) Remote Desktop
16 7 (3.14%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.59%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (0.90%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.45%) MS Access
4 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (0.45%) Capybara
1 1 (0.45%) Selenium
1 1 (0.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 63 (28.25%) Finance
2 45 (20.18%) Telecoms
3 14 (6.28%) Banking
4 7 (3.14%) French Language
4 7 (3.14%) Law
5 4 (1.79%) Legal
5 4 (1.79%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.35%) Back Office
6 3 (1.35%) Multimedia
6 3 (1.35%) Retail
7 2 (0.90%) Electronics
7 2 (0.90%) Games
7 2 (0.90%) Marketing
7 2 (0.90%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.45%) Automotive
8 1 (0.45%) Billing
8 1 (0.45%) Front Office
8 1 (0.45%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 48 (21.52%) Support Engineer
2 45 (20.18%) Desktop Support
3 42 (18.83%) Analyst
4 31 (13.90%) Support Analyst
5 25 (11.21%) Desktop Engineer
6 24 (10.76%) 2nd Line Support
6 24 (10.76%) IT Support
7 23 (10.31%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 20 (8.97%) Project Manager
9 18 (8.07%) Desktop Analyst
10 17 (7.62%) Desktop Support Analyst
11 15 (6.73%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 15 (6.73%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 15 (6.73%) Mac Engineer
12 14 (6.28%) Unified Communications Engineer
13 12 (5.38%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
14 11 (4.93%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
15 10 (4.48%) Architect
16 9 (4.04%) Help Desk Support
16 9 (4.04%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.59%) XMPP
2 5 (2.24%) LDAP
3 3 (1.35%) Middleware
3 3 (1.35%) Web Services
4 1 (0.45%) .NET
4 1 (0.45%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (13.00%) Smartphone
2 22 (9.87%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (8.52%) Blackberry
4 15 (6.73%) iPhone
5 12 (5.38%) Data Centre
6 10 (4.48%) Replication
7 6 (2.69%) PDA
8 5 (2.24%) iPad
8 5 (2.24%) IVR
8 5 (2.24%) Video on Demand
9 4 (1.79%) Computer Science
9 4 (1.79%) Digital Signage
9 4 (1.79%) Driving Licence
9 4 (1.79%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.79%) Social Media
10 3 (1.35%) Mobile App
10 3 (1.35%) Public Cloud
10 3 (1.35%) Wiki
11 2 (0.90%) Clustering
11 2 (0.90%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 112 (50.22%) Windows
2 55 (24.66%) Windows 10
3 52 (23.32%) Windows 7
4 27 (12.11%) Windows Server
5 20 (8.97%) Mac OS
6 17 (7.62%) Windows 8
7 15 (6.73%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (6.28%) Apple iOS
8 14 (6.28%) Linux
9 11 (4.93%) Android
10 10 (4.48%) Mac OS X
11 9 (4.04%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (2.69%) Windows Vista
12 6 (2.69%) Windows XP
13 4 (1.79%) Windows Phone
14 3 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 2 (0.90%) BlackBerry OS
15 2 (0.90%) Unix
15 2 (0.90%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (23.77%) ITIL
2 16 (7.17%) Incident Management
3 15 (6.73%) Asset Management
4 14 (6.28%) Mobile Device Management
5 11 (4.93%) PRINCE2
5 11 (4.93%) Project Management
6 10 (4.48%) Change Management
6 10 (4.48%) Investment Management
7 8 (3.59%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (3.59%) Problem Management
7 8 (3.59%) Software Deployment
7 8 (3.59%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (3.14%) Kalman Filter
8 7 (3.14%) Service Delivery
9 6 (2.69%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (2.69%) Programme Management
10 5 (2.24%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (2.24%) eTOM
10 5 (2.24%) Logistics
10 5 (2.24%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 4 (1.79%) SQL
2 1 (0.45%) C
2 1 (0.45%) PowerShell
2 1 (0.45%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 24 (10.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (9.87%) Degree
2 22 (9.87%) MCSE
3 19 (8.52%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (7.17%) Security Cleared
5 14 (6.28%) CCNA
5 14 (6.28%) SC Cleared
6 11 (4.93%) CCIE
7 9 (4.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 8 (3.59%) CCNP
8 8 (3.59%) MCDST
9 6 (2.69%) MCSA
10 5 (2.24%) MCP
11 4 (1.79%) Computer Science Degree
11 4 (1.79%) DV Cleared
11 4 (1.79%) MOS
12 3 (1.35%) CCENT
12 3 (1.35%) CCIE Wireless
12 3 (1.35%) EMC Certification
12 3 (1.35%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (16.14%) SLA
2 3 (1.35%) QA
3 1 (0.45%) PMO
System Software
1 59 (26.46%) Active Directory
2 28 (12.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (4.93%) Virtual Desktop
4 9 (4.04%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (2.69%) vSphere
5 6 (2.69%) XenDesktop
6 5 (2.24%) VMware Workstation
6 5 (2.24%) XenApp
7 2 (0.90%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.45%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.45%) Xen
Systems Management
1 31 (13.90%) SCCM
2 12 (5.38%) AirWatch
3 9 (4.04%) Cisco CUCM
4 8 (3.59%) Cisco UCCX
5 6 (2.69%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 5 (2.24%) Cisco UCCE
6 5 (2.24%) Norton AntiVirus
7 4 (1.79%) SCOM
8 2 (0.90%) Cisco CME
8 2 (0.90%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (0.90%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.45%) Nagios
Vendors
1 105 (47.09%) Microsoft
2 69 (30.94%) Cisco
3 33 (14.80%) Apple
3 33 (14.80%) Polycom
4 32 (14.35%) Citrix
5 28 (12.56%) VMware
6 27 (12.11%) Avaya
7 20 (8.97%) Bloomberg
8 14 (6.28%) HP
9 11 (4.93%) Wyse
10 10 (4.48%) Reuters
11 9 (4.04%) Forcepoint
11 9 (4.04%) Symantec
12 8 (3.59%) CommVault
12 8 (3.59%) Juniper
12 8 (3.59%) MobileIron
12 8 (3.59%) Salesforce.com
13 6 (2.69%) Barracuda Networks
13 6 (2.69%) Blue Coat
13 6 (2.69%) Etrali