Period
to 18 August 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 18 August 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
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 577 587 607
Rank change year-on-year +10 +20 -52
Contract jobs citing Video Conferencing 279 235 272
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.30% 0.26% 0.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.86% 0.77% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 143 162
England median daily rate £325 £340 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.41% -2.86% +7.69%
10th Percentile £158 £108 £150
90th Percentile £538 £538 £563
UK median daily rate £335 £339 £350
% change year-on-year -1.11% -3.21% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 27 9
England median hourly rate £17.75 £16.00 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.94% -34.69% +40.00%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.15 £18.46
90th Percentile £25.50 £23.46 £48.30
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year +9.38% -34.69% +40.00%

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 32,386 30,657 34,523
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 34.42% 34.48% 34.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 21,213 20,092 22,850
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.03%
10th Percentile £281 £272 £256
90th Percentile £675 £650 £625
UK median daily rate £470 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 984 972 1,136
England median hourly rate £21.90 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.50% - +8.11%
10th Percentile £12.23 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £51.00 £50.00 £46.94
UK median hourly rate £21.50 £20.50 £20.78
% change year-on-year +4.88% -1.35% +12.20%

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 18 August 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 18 August 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 18 August 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 +10 150 £274 +4.29% 36
South East +18 63 £366 -12.01% 13
North of England -12 24 £334 -4.64% 3
South West -25 18 £450 - 4
East of England -13 16 £450 +17.65% 4
Yorkshire +5 10 £450 -10.00% 2
North East -1 8 £275 -56.00% 1
North West -18 6 £338 +49.14%
Midlands -28 6 £225 -50.00% 6
West Midlands -30 4 £271 -32.19% 3
East Midlands -10 2 £225 -57.14% 3
Video Conferencing
UK

For the 6 months to 18 August 2018, 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.

1 121 (43.37%) Windows
2 102 (36.56%) Cisco
3 87 (31.18%) Finance
4 81 (29.03%) Microsoft
5 77 (27.60%) Active Directory
6 73 (26.16%) ITIL
7 66 (23.66%) Windows 7
8 63 (22.58%) Office 365
9 61 (21.86%) Microsoft Office
10 60 (21.51%) Windows 10
11 49 (17.56%) LAN
11 49 (17.56%) WAN
12 41 (14.70%) Polycom
12 41 (14.70%) Skype
13 39 (13.98%) VoIP
13 39 (13.98%) DNS
13 39 (13.98%) Microsoft Certification
14 36 (12.90%) Skype for Business
15 34 (12.19%) Citrix
15 34 (12.19%) Cisco Certification
15 34 (12.19%) Apple
15 34 (12.19%) Problem-Solving
16 33 (11.83%) SCCM
17 32 (11.47%) TCP/IP
18 29 (10.39%) Firewall
18 29 (10.39%) VMware
18 29 (10.39%) VMware Infrastructure
19 27 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
20 25 (8.96%) Degree
20 25 (8.96%) Telecoms

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 36 (12.90%) Skype for Business
2 25 (8.96%) SharePoint
3 23 (8.24%) MS Exchange
4 9 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (1.43%) CMS
6 3 (1.08%) IBM Notes
7 2 (0.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (0.72%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.72%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.36%) Confluence
Applications
1 61 (21.86%) Microsoft Office
2 22 (7.89%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (3.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (1.08%) Acrobat
4 3 (1.08%) Mozilla Thunderbird
5 2 (0.72%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.36%) Adobe Premiere
6 1 (0.36%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 63 (22.58%) Office 365
2 13 (4.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (3.58%) SaaS
4 8 (2.87%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (2.87%) Trello
5 7 (2.51%) G Suite
6 6 (2.15%) OneDrive
7 3 (1.08%) IaaS
7 3 (1.08%) PaaS
7 3 (1.08%) Yammer
8 2 (0.72%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.36%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.36%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 49 (17.56%) LAN
1 49 (17.56%) WAN
2 41 (14.70%) Skype
3 39 (13.98%) DNS
3 39 (13.98%) VoIP
4 32 (11.47%) TCP/IP
5 29 (10.39%) Firewall
6 25 (8.96%) DHCP
7 24 (8.60%) Cisco IOS
8 21 (7.53%) MPLS
9 20 (7.17%) Telepresence
9 20 (7.17%) VPN
9 20 (7.17%) Wireless
10 19 (6.81%) BGP
10 19 (6.81%) Wi-Fi
11 17 (6.09%) ADSL
12 16 (5.73%) Unified Communications
13 15 (5.38%) Network Security
14 14 (5.02%) OSPF
14 14 (5.02%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (2.51%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.43%) MySQL
3 2 (0.72%) Big Data
4 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (3.23%) JIRA
2 5 (1.79%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.72%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 87 (31.18%) Finance
2 25 (8.96%) Telecoms
3 13 (4.66%) Retail
4 8 (2.87%) Spanish Language
5 6 (2.15%) Back Office
5 6 (2.15%) Legal
5 6 (2.15%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.79%) Banking
6 5 (1.79%) Financial Institution
6 5 (1.79%) Publishing
7 4 (1.43%) Billing
7 4 (1.43%) Law
7 4 (1.43%) Marketing
7 4 (1.43%) Multimedia
8 2 (0.72%) Dutch Language
8 2 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.36%) Advertising
9 1 (0.36%) Electronics
9 1 (0.36%) French Language
9 1 (0.36%) Games
Job Titles
1 55 (19.71%) Analyst
2 50 (17.92%) Desktop Support
2 50 (17.92%) Support Engineer
3 26 (9.32%) IT Support
4 25 (8.96%) Support Analyst
5 23 (8.24%) Desktop Engineer
6 19 (6.81%) Desktop Analyst
6 19 (6.81%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 18 (6.45%) Architect
8 15 (5.38%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 15 (5.38%) Service Analyst
9 14 (5.02%) 2nd Line Support
9 14 (5.02%) IT Analyst
9 14 (5.02%) IT Engineer
10 13 (4.66%) Consultant
11 12 (4.30%) Project Manager
12 11 (3.94%) 3rd Line Support
12 11 (3.94%) Cisco Engineer
12 11 (3.94%) IT Support Engineer
12 11 (3.94%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.51%) Web Services
2 6 (2.15%) LDAP
3 5 (1.79%) XMPP
4 1 (0.36%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.36%) RESTful
4 1 (0.36%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 27 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (6.81%) iPhone
3 15 (5.38%) Blackberry
4 14 (5.02%) Data Centre
5 13 (4.66%) iPad
6 12 (4.30%) Computer Science
7 11 (3.94%) Self-Motivation
8 9 (3.23%) Management Information System
9 7 (2.51%) Smartphone
9 7 (2.51%) User Experience
10 6 (2.15%) IVR
11 5 (1.79%) Virtual Team
12 4 (1.43%) Social Media
13 3 (1.08%) Mobile App
13 3 (1.08%) NHS
13 3 (1.08%) Replication
14 2 (0.72%) Fat Client
14 2 (0.72%) Handset
14 2 (0.72%) Mobile Computing
14 2 (0.72%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 121 (43.37%) Windows
2 66 (23.66%) Windows 7
3 60 (21.51%) Windows 10
4 25 (8.96%) Windows Server
5 20 (7.17%) Android
6 19 (6.81%) Mac OS X
7 17 (6.09%) Apple iOS
8 14 (5.02%) Windows Server 2008
9 13 (4.66%) Windows 8
9 13 (4.66%) Windows Server 2012
10 12 (4.30%) Linux
11 6 (2.15%) Windows XP
12 5 (1.79%) Mac OS
12 5 (1.79%) Unix
13 2 (0.72%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.36%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.36%) Windows Mobile
14 1 (0.36%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (26.16%) ITIL
2 34 (12.19%) Problem-Solving
3 21 (7.53%) Change Management
3 21 (7.53%) Service Delivery
4 20 (7.17%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (7.17%) Asset Management
4 20 (7.17%) Service Management
5 19 (6.81%) Supplier Management
6 18 (6.45%) Migration
6 18 (6.45%) Problem Management
6 18 (6.45%) Project Management
6 18 (6.45%) Time Management
7 16 (5.73%) Network Monitoring
8 15 (5.38%) Incident Management
8 15 (5.38%) ITIL V3
9 11 (3.94%) Customer Requirements
9 11 (3.94%) Service Design
10 10 (3.58%) Decision-Making
10 10 (3.58%) Investment Management
10 10 (3.58%) Network Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 12 (4.30%) SQL
2 7 (2.51%) PowerShell
3 3 (1.08%) C
4 2 (0.72%) Perl
4 2 (0.72%) Python
4 2 (0.72%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.36%) Java
Qualifications
1 39 (13.98%) Microsoft Certification
2 34 (12.19%) Cisco Certification
3 25 (8.96%) CCNP
3 25 (8.96%) Degree
4 21 (7.53%) CCNA
4 21 (7.53%) Security Cleared
5 15 (5.38%) MCSE
6 14 (5.02%) MCSA
7 12 (4.30%) SC Cleared
8 11 (3.94%) A+ Certification
8 11 (3.94%) DV Cleared
8 11 (3.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 9 (3.23%) Computer Science Degree
9 9 (3.23%) MCDST
10 8 (2.87%) CCNP Voice
10 8 (2.87%) MCITP
11 5 (1.79%) CCENT
11 5 (1.79%) MCP
11 5 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 4 (1.43%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (7.53%) SLA
2 7 (2.51%) PMO
3 4 (1.43%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.72%) GDPR
4 2 (0.72%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.36%) COBIT
5 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 1 (0.36%) QA
5 1 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 77 (27.60%) Active Directory
2 29 (10.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (7.17%) Virtual Desktop
4 8 (2.87%) BitLocker
5 7 (2.51%) XenApp
5 7 (2.51%) XenDesktop
6 4 (1.43%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (1.08%) Samba
8 2 (0.72%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.72%) Xen
9 1 (0.36%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.36%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.36%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 33 (11.83%) SCCM
2 13 (4.66%) AirWatch
3 11 (3.94%) Cisco CUCM
4 9 (3.23%) McAfee ePO
5 8 (2.87%) SCOM
6 7 (2.51%) Cisco UCCX
7 5 (1.79%) Nagios
7 5 (1.79%) NetBackup
7 5 (1.79%) vCenter Server
8 4 (1.43%) Norton AntiVirus
9 3 (1.08%) OVSD
10 2 (0.72%) SCOrch
10 2 (0.72%) SCSM
10 2 (0.72%) Single Sign-On
11 1 (0.36%) Cisco UCCE
11 1 (0.36%) Jamf Pro
11 1 (0.36%) MaaS360
11 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Intune
11 1 (0.36%) WSUS
Vendors
1 102 (36.56%) Cisco
2 81 (29.03%) Microsoft
3 41 (14.70%) Polycom
4 34 (12.19%) Apple
4 34 (12.19%) Citrix
5 29 (10.39%) VMware
6 18 (6.45%) HP
7 17 (6.09%) Red Box
8 16 (5.73%) Tandberg
9 15 (5.38%) Juniper
10 14 (5.02%) ServiceNow
11 12 (4.30%) Meraki
11 12 (4.30%) Mitel
12 11 (3.94%) Avaya
12 11 (3.94%) BT
13 10 (3.58%) Aastra
13 10 (3.58%) Ericsson
13 10 (3.58%) Palo Alto
14 9 (3.23%) McAfee
14 9 (3.23%) Wyse