Period
to 30 November 2021

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 30 November 2021 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
30 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 591 419 502
Rank change year-on-year -172 +83 +121
Contract jobs citing Video Conferencing 178 108 257
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.25% 0.35% 0.35%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.81% 1.10% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 77 152
10th Percentile £120 £139 £120
25th Percentile £165 £258 £138
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £225 £413 £225
Median % change year-on-year -45.45% +83.33% -21.40%
75th Percentile £450 £538 £424
90th Percentile £525 £617 £488
UK median daily rate £250 £388 £225
% change year-on-year -35.48% +72.22% -21.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 10 16
10th Percentile £13.27 £21.38 £14.54
25th Percentile £16.56 £23.00 £17.63
Median hourly rate £21.97 £24.00 £20.00
Median % change year-on-year -8.47% +20.00% +14.29%
75th Percentile £23.00 £30.19 £21.11
90th Percentile £24.58 £43.75 £22.00
UK median hourly rate £23.00 £24.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -4.17% +20.00% +14.29%

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 22,062 9,858 21,225
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 31.00% 32.18% 28.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 15,759 6,808 14,084
10th Percentile £300 £263 £263
25th Percentile £413 £368 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £488 £475
Median % change year-on-year +7.69% +2.63% -
75th Percentile £638 £600 £588
90th Percentile £738 £711 £675
UK median daily rate £525 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +10.53% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 648 345 767
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.33 £11.85
25th Percentile £15.04 £16.75 £14.79
Median hourly rate £24.07 £27.50 £20.50
Median % change year-on-year -12.47% +34.15% +2.50%
75th Percentile £49.06 £45.25 £46.00
90th Percentile £64.83 £58.25 £53.75
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £26.51 £20.50
% change year-on-year -5.70% +29.32% +2.50%

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 30 November 2021.

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 30 November 2021.

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 30 November 2021. 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 -147 101 £225 -50.00% 39
North of England -54 29 £204 -16.56% 9
South East -76 21 £209 -53.56% 19
North West -44 18 £202 -0.98% 5
Midlands -75 12 £525 +52.73% 8
Yorkshire -36 9 £210 -26.32% 3
East Midlands -35 6 £550 +51.72% 8
South West -53 6 £475 - 2
West Midlands -59 6 £200 +100.00%
East of England -60 2 - - 1
North East - 2 £165 - 1
Video Conferencing
UK

For the 6 months to 30 November 2021, 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.

1 100 (56.18%) Windows
2 77 (43.26%) Active Directory
3 76 (42.70%) Microsoft
4 65 (36.52%) Microsoft 365
5 56 (31.46%) Windows 10
6 53 (29.78%) ITIL
7 52 (29.21%) Microsoft Office
8 51 (28.65%) Social Skills
9 36 (20.22%) SCCM
10 34 (19.10%) LAN
11 32 (17.98%) Cisco
11 32 (17.98%) Android
12 26 (14.61%) Service Management
13 24 (13.48%) SharePoint
13 24 (13.48%) Apple
13 24 (13.48%) Skype
14 22 (12.36%) Windows 7
14 22 (12.36%) Windows Server
15 21 (11.80%) ITSM
16 20 (11.24%) Finance
16 20 (11.24%) SLA
16 20 (11.24%) Apple iOS
17 19 (10.67%) Mac OS
17 19 (10.67%) WAN
17 19 (10.67%) Security Cleared
18 17 (9.55%) Polycom
18 17 (9.55%) Banking
18 17 (9.55%) VoIP
18 17 (9.55%) Skype for Business
18 17 (9.55%) ServiceNow

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 24 (13.48%) SharePoint
2 17 (9.55%) Skype for Business
3 16 (8.99%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.12%) Confluence
5 1 (0.56%) CMS
Applications
1 52 (29.21%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (7.87%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (2.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (1.12%) Figma
4 2 (1.12%) Zeplin
5 1 (0.56%) iWork
Business Applications
1 4 (2.25%) Maximo
2 2 (1.12%) Misys Midas
3 1 (0.56%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 65 (36.52%) Microsoft 365
2 10 (5.62%) Azure
3 5 (2.81%) OneDrive
4 1 (0.56%) AWS
4 1 (0.56%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.56%) iTunes
4 1 (0.56%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 34 (19.10%) LAN
2 24 (13.48%) Skype
3 19 (10.67%) WAN
4 17 (9.55%) VoIP
5 16 (8.99%) WebEx
6 14 (7.87%) Internet
7 13 (7.30%) VPN
7 13 (7.30%) Wireless
8 9 (5.06%) Cisco IOS
9 7 (3.93%) Unified Communications
10 6 (3.37%) DNS
10 6 (3.37%) Firewall
10 6 (3.37%) IP Telephony
10 6 (3.37%) Wi-Fi
11 5 (2.81%) TCP/IP
12 4 (2.25%) MPLS
12 4 (2.25%) Telepresence
13 3 (1.69%) DMVPN
13 3 (1.69%) Network Security
13 3 (1.69%) SD-WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.06%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.56%) Big Data
3 1 (0.56%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 5 (2.81%) JIRA
2 2 (1.12%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.12%) Mercurial
2 2 (1.12%) Subversion
3 1 (0.56%) MSI
General
1 51 (28.65%) Social Skills
2 20 (11.24%) Finance
3 17 (9.55%) Banking
4 14 (7.87%) Telecoms
5 11 (6.18%) Public Sector
6 7 (3.93%) Multimedia
7 6 (3.37%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (1.69%) French Language
8 3 (1.69%) Legal
9 2 (1.12%) German Language
9 2 (1.12%) International Banking
9 2 (1.12%) Organisational Skills
9 2 (1.12%) Presentation Skills
9 2 (1.12%) Retail Banking
9 2 (1.12%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.56%) Advertising
10 1 (0.56%) Law
10 1 (0.56%) Local Government
10 1 (0.56%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 42 (23.60%) Support Engineer
2 30 (16.85%) Desktop Support
3 27 (15.17%) IT Support
4 21 (11.80%) 2nd Line Support
5 19 (10.67%) Analyst
6 15 (8.43%) Desktop Engineer
7 12 (6.74%) Support Analyst
8 11 (6.18%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 11 (6.18%) Project Manager
9 10 (5.62%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 10 (5.62%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 10 (5.62%) Microsoft 365 Engineer
10 9 (5.06%) IT Engineer
10 9 (5.06%) Mac Engineer
10 9 (5.06%) Support Officer
11 8 (4.49%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
11 8 (4.49%) Audio Visual Engineer
11 8 (4.49%) IT Support Engineer
11 8 (4.49%) SCCM Engineer
11 8 (4.49%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.37%) XMPP
2 2 (1.12%) Cocoa
2 2 (1.12%) Cocoa Touch
2 2 (1.12%) COM
2 2 (1.12%) Core Animation
2 2 (1.12%) Core Data
2 2 (1.12%) RESTful
3 1 (0.56%) HTML
3 1 (0.56%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.87%) Management Information System
2 9 (5.06%) Smartphone
3 8 (4.49%) iPhone
4 7 (3.93%) iPad
4 7 (3.93%) PKI
4 7 (3.93%) Self-Motivation
5 6 (3.37%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (2.25%) Data Centre
6 4 (2.25%) Data Protection Act
6 4 (2.25%) NHS
6 4 (2.25%) User Experience
7 3 (1.69%) Blackberry
7 3 (1.69%) Digital Signage
7 3 (1.69%) Fat Client
7 3 (1.69%) IPTV
7 3 (1.69%) Thin Client
7 3 (1.69%) Virtual Team
8 2 (1.12%) Animation
8 2 (1.12%) e-Learning
8 2 (1.12%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 100 (56.18%) Windows
2 56 (31.46%) Windows 10
3 32 (17.98%) Android
4 22 (12.36%) Windows 7
4 22 (12.36%) Windows Server
5 20 (11.24%) Apple iOS
6 19 (10.67%) Mac OS
7 11 (6.18%) Mac OS X
8 7 (3.93%) Windows Server 2019
9 5 (2.81%) Windows Server 2016
10 4 (2.25%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (1.69%) Windows Phone
12 2 (1.12%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (29.78%) ITIL
2 26 (14.61%) Service Management
3 21 (11.80%) ITSM
4 15 (8.43%) Problem-Solving
5 14 (7.87%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (7.87%) Asset Management
6 10 (5.62%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 10 (5.62%) Migration
6 10 (5.62%) Signal Processing
6 10 (5.62%) Storage Management
7 9 (5.06%) PRINCE2
7 9 (5.06%) Service Delivery
8 8 (4.49%) Change Control
8 8 (4.49%) Change Management
8 8 (4.49%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (4.49%) Incident Management
8 8 (4.49%) Project Management
8 8 (4.49%) Root Cause Analysis
8 8 (4.49%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (3.93%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (3.37%) PowerShell
1 6 (3.37%) SQL
2 2 (1.12%) Apple Swift
2 2 (1.12%) Objective-C
3 1 (0.56%) Python
3 1 (0.56%) VB
3 1 (0.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 19 (10.67%) Security Cleared
2 13 (7.30%) SC Cleared
3 8 (4.49%) Degree
4 7 (3.93%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (2.81%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 4 (2.25%) CCNA
6 4 (2.25%) CCNP
6 4 (2.25%) DV Cleared
7 3 (1.69%) CCENT
7 3 (1.69%) MCSA
7 3 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (1.12%) A+ Certification
8 2 (1.12%) CCVP
8 2 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.12%) MCSE
8 2 (1.12%) MOS
9 1 (0.56%) Dell Certification
9 1 (0.56%) HNC
9 1 (0.56%) HND
9 1 (0.56%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (11.24%) SLA
2 4 (2.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (1.69%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.12%) ITGC
4 2 (1.12%) QA
5 1 (0.56%) COBIT
5 1 (0.56%) NCSC
System Software
1 77 (43.26%) Active Directory
2 14 (7.87%) Virtual Desktop
3 6 (3.37%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (2.25%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (1.69%) BitLocker
6 2 (1.12%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (1.12%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.12%) vSphere
7 1 (0.56%) Docker
7 1 (0.56%) Firmware
7 1 (0.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 36 (20.22%) SCCM
2 9 (5.06%) Cisco CUCM
3 6 (3.37%) Microsoft Intune
4 4 (2.25%) Jamf Pro
5 3 (1.69%) SCVMM
6 2 (1.12%) AirWatch
6 2 (1.12%) Cisco CME
6 2 (1.12%) QRadar
6 2 (1.12%) WMI
7 1 (0.56%) Ansible
7 1 (0.56%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.56%) Cisco UCCX
7 1 (0.56%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.56%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.56%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.56%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.56%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (0.56%) Terraform
7 1 (0.56%) vCenter Server
7 1 (0.56%) vRealize
Vendors
1 76 (42.70%) Microsoft
2 32 (17.98%) Cisco
3 24 (13.48%) Apple
4 17 (9.55%) Polycom
4 17 (9.55%) ServiceNow
5 16 (8.99%) Citrix
6 11 (6.18%) Ivanti
7 10 (5.62%) Avaya
8 6 (3.37%) Dell
8 6 (3.37%) IBM
8 6 (3.37%) VMware
9 4 (2.25%) Bloomberg
9 4 (2.25%) Bomgar
9 4 (2.25%) HP
9 4 (2.25%) MobileIron
10 3 (1.69%) Adobe
10 3 (1.69%) CheckPoint
10 3 (1.69%) Juniper
10 3 (1.69%) Refinitiv
10 3 (1.69%) Wyse