Period
to 31 October 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 31 October 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
31 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 400 534 605
Rank change year-on-year +134 +71 +19
Contract jobs citing Video Conferencing 100 251 284
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.36% 0.33% 0.30%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.04% 1.03% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 149 182
Median daily rate £438 £240 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +82.29% -20.00% +1.69%
10th Percentile £130 £137 £133
90th Percentile £621 £488 £523
UK median daily rate £375 £245 £300
% change year-on-year +53.06% -18.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 18 41
Median hourly rate £27.25 £20.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.93% +17.14% +1.89%
10th Percentile £19.36 £13.93 £11.50
90th Percentile £43.75 £48.77 £25.50
UK median hourly rate £27.25 £20.50 £17.38
% change year-on-year +32.93% +17.99% +8.59%

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 9,648 24,279 30,864
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 34.57% 31.44% 32.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,225 15,626 20,428
Median daily rate £480 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.05% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £262 £263 £275
90th Percentile £725 £675 £669
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £475
Number of hourly rates quoted 390 949 962
Median hourly rate £34.00 £22.00 £20.21
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +54.55% +8.87% +1.04%
10th Percentile £12.62 £11.36 £12.25
90th Percentile £54.00 £53.75 £50.00
Median hourly rate £31.61 £22.34 £20.00
% change year-on-year +41.53% +11.68% -

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 31 October 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 31 October 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 31 October 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 +86 49 £400 +66.67% 15
South East +153 14 £550 +118.25% 4
South West +107 11 £475 +58.33% 5
North of England +89 11 £610 +260.41% 7
North West +77 11 £610 +313.56% 3
East of England +92 7 £265 -55.83% 2
Midlands +81 6 £130 -57.38% 2
East Midlands +47 3 £130 -49.27% 2
West Midlands +62 2 £100 -74.36%
Video Conferencing
UK

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 42 (42.00%) Microsoft
2 39 (39.00%) Windows
3 34 (34.00%) Skype
4 30 (30.00%) Security Cleared
5 29 (29.00%) Active Directory
6 28 (28.00%) Cisco
6 28 (28.00%) Office 365
7 23 (23.00%) SC Cleared
8 20 (20.00%) Finance
8 20 (20.00%) Windows 10
9 19 (19.00%) Agile Software Development
10 18 (18.00%) Microsoft Office
10 18 (18.00%) Skype for Business
11 17 (17.00%) Firewall
12 15 (15.00%) LAN
12 15 (15.00%) WAN
12 15 (15.00%) Polycom
13 14 (14.00%) DNS
13 14 (14.00%) Problem-Solving
14 12 (12.00%) Self-Motivation
14 12 (12.00%) SCCM
14 12 (12.00%) Azure
15 11 (11.00%) SharePoint
16 10 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
16 10 (10.00%) Telecoms
16 10 (10.00%) Windows Server
16 10 (10.00%) Unified Communications
16 10 (10.00%) Data Centre
17 9 (9.00%) BPSS Clearance
17 9 (9.00%) Cisco CUCM

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 18 (18.00%) Skype for Business
2 11 (11.00%) SharePoint
3 9 (9.00%) MS Exchange
4 4 (4.00%) CMS
4 4 (4.00%) Confluence
5 3 (3.00%) nginx
6 1 (1.00%) Apache Spark
6 1 (1.00%) SAS
Applications
1 18 (18.00%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (8.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (2.00%) iWork
3 2 (2.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (1.00%) ScreenFlow
Business Applications
1 1 (1.00%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 28 (28.00%) Office 365
2 12 (12.00%) Azure
3 9 (9.00%) AWS
4 4 (4.00%) SaaS
5 2 (2.00%) GCP
5 2 (2.00%) IaaS
5 2 (2.00%) PaaS
5 2 (2.00%) Twilio
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%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.00%) G Suite
6 1 (1.00%) Slack
6 1 (1.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 34 (34.00%) Skype
2 17 (17.00%) Firewall
3 15 (15.00%) LAN
3 15 (15.00%) WAN
4 14 (14.00%) DNS
5 10 (10.00%) Unified Communications
6 7 (7.00%) DHCP
6 7 (7.00%) SAN
6 7 (7.00%) VoIP
6 7 (7.00%) WebEx
6 7 (7.00%) Wireless
7 6 (6.00%) Internet
8 5 (5.00%) Ethernet
9 4 (4.00%) H.323
9 4 (4.00%) Telepresence
9 4 (4.00%) VPN
9 4 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (3.00%) TCP/IP
10 3 (3.00%) VSAN
10 3 (3.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.00%) MySQL
3 6 (6.00%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (5.00%) Relational Database
5 4 (4.00%) Pentaho
6 3 (3.00%) Big Data
7 1 (1.00%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.00%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (1.00%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.00%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (1.00%) Cosmos DB
7 1 (1.00%) Data Lake
7 1 (1.00%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.00%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.00%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (5.00%) JIRA
2 4 (4.00%) Bitbucket
2 4 (4.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.00%) VectorCAST
4 1 (1.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 20 (20.00%) Finance
2 10 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 8 (8.00%) Public Sector
4 7 (7.00%) Banking
5 3 (3.00%) Electronics
6 2 (2.00%) Automotive
6 2 (2.00%) Marketing
6 2 (2.00%) Military
7 1 (1.00%) Back Office
7 1 (1.00%) French Language
7 1 (1.00%) German Language
7 1 (1.00%) International Banking
7 1 (1.00%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.00%) Law
7 1 (1.00%) Local Government
7 1 (1.00%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.00%) Multimedia
7 1 (1.00%) Police
Job Titles
1 18 (18.00%) Desktop Support
2 12 (12.00%) Analyst
3 11 (11.00%) Architect
4 10 (10.00%) Support Engineer
5 8 (8.00%) Developer
5 8 (8.00%) Support Analyst
6 7 (7.00%) 2nd Line Support
7 6 (6.00%) Desktop Analyst
7 6 (6.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 6 (6.00%) Network Engineer
8 5 (5.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
8 5 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 5 (5.00%) Desktop Engineer
9 4 (4.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 4 (4.00%) Pentaho Developer
9 4 (4.00%) Support Technician
10 3 (3.00%) Service Analyst
10 3 (3.00%) Service Desk Analyst
10 3 (3.00%) Solutions Architect
10 3 (3.00%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.00%) WebRTC
2 3 (3.00%) CSS
2 3 (3.00%) HTML
2 3 (3.00%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (2.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (2.00%) SignalR
3 2 (2.00%) XMPP
4 1 (1.00%) .NET
4 1 (1.00%) .NET Core
4 1 (1.00%) SAML
4 1 (1.00%) Web Services
4 1 (1.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.00%) Self-Motivation
2 10 (10.00%) Data Centre
3 7 (7.00%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (6.00%) PKI
4 6 (6.00%) Replication
4 6 (6.00%) User Experience
5 4 (4.00%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (4.00%) Smartphone
5 4 (4.00%) Tandem
6 3 (3.00%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.00%) Private Cloud
7 2 (2.00%) CAN bus
7 2 (2.00%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (2.00%) Data Structures
7 2 (2.00%) Driving Licence
7 2 (2.00%) e-Learning
7 2 (2.00%) Fat Client
7 2 (2.00%) Learning Management System
7 2 (2.00%) NHS
7 2 (2.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 39 (39.00%) Windows
2 20 (20.00%) Windows 10
3 10 (10.00%) Windows Server
4 8 (8.00%) Apple iOS
4 8 (8.00%) Windows 7
5 6 (6.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (5.00%) Linux
6 5 (5.00%) Mac OS
7 3 (3.00%) Windows Server 2016
7 3 (3.00%) Windows Server 2019
8 2 (2.00%) Android
8 2 (2.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (19.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (14.00%) Problem-Solving
3 8 (8.00%) DevOps
3 8 (8.00%) Service Delivery
3 8 (8.00%) Service Management
4 7 (7.00%) Collaborative Working
4 7 (7.00%) ITIL
4 7 (7.00%) ITSM
5 6 (6.00%) Change Management
6 5 (5.00%) Business Case
6 5 (5.00%) Business Continuity
6 5 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (5.00%) Decision-Making
6 5 (5.00%) Migration
6 5 (5.00%) PRINCE2
6 5 (5.00%) Security Hardening
7 4 (4.00%) Antivirus Management
7 4 (4.00%) Process Improvement
7 4 (4.00%) Scrum
7 4 (4.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.00%) C
2 4 (4.00%) SQL
3 2 (2.00%) Embedded C
3 2 (2.00%) Java
3 2 (2.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.00%) Apple Swift
4 1 (1.00%) C#
4 1 (1.00%) C++
4 1 (1.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 30 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 23 (23.00%) SC Cleared
3 10 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (9.00%) BPSS Clearance
4 9 (9.00%) MCSE
4 9 (9.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (7.00%) CCIE
6 6 (6.00%) CCNP
6 6 (6.00%) Degree
7 5 (5.00%) MCSA
8 4 (4.00%) CCNA
8 4 (4.00%) MCP
9 3 (3.00%) CCIE Collaboration
9 3 (3.00%) DV Cleared
9 3 (3.00%) MCTS
10 2 (2.00%) APMP
11 1 (1.00%) CCA
11 1 (1.00%) DBS Check
11 1 (1.00%) LPIC
11 1 (1.00%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.00%) QA
1 4 (4.00%) SLA
2 3 (3.00%) NCSC
3 2 (2.00%) PMO
3 2 (2.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.00%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.00%) WCAG
System Software
1 29 (29.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (6.00%) Virtual Machines
2 6 (6.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.00%) Docker
4 1 (1.00%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.00%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (1.00%) VMware NSX
4 1 (1.00%) vSphere
4 1 (1.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 12 (12.00%) SCCM
2 9 (9.00%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (3.00%) Cisco UCCX
3 3 (3.00%) HAProxy
3 3 (3.00%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (2.00%) Ansible
4 2 (2.00%) Jamf Pro
4 2 (2.00%) Kubernetes
4 2 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.00%) Puppet
4 2 (2.00%) Terraform
4 2 (2.00%) vCenter Server
4 2 (2.00%) WMI
4 2 (2.00%) WSUS
5 1 (1.00%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.00%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.00%) MIMEsweeper
5 1 (1.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 42 (42.00%) Microsoft
2 28 (28.00%) Cisco
3 15 (15.00%) Polycom
4 8 (8.00%) Oracle
5 7 (7.00%) Apple
6 6 (6.00%) Avaya
6 6 (6.00%) Citrix
6 6 (6.00%) Veeam
6 6 (6.00%) VMware
7 5 (5.00%) Splunk
8 4 (4.00%) CheckPoint
9 3 (3.00%) EMC
9 3 (3.00%) Google
9 3 (3.00%) HP
9 3 (3.00%) Tandberg
10 2 (2.00%) Atlassian
10 2 (2.00%) Informatica
10 2 (2.00%) Ivanti
10 2 (2.00%) Meraki
10 2 (2.00%) Riverbed