Period
to 21 April 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 21 April 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
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 636 596 572
Rank change year-on-year -40 -24 +1
Contract jobs citing Video Conferencing 223 213 299
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.24% 0.25% 0.30%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.70% 0.74% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 118 181
England median daily rate £256 £350 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.79% +9.38% -5.19%
10th Percentile £119 £148 £150
90th Percentile £523 £538 £550
UK median daily rate £270 £310 £315
% change year-on-year -12.90% -1.59% -5.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 31 31
England median hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.03% -25.00% +46.67%
10th Percentile £15.00 £13.00 £12.50
90th Percentile £20.00 £33.00 £34.00
UK median hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year +3.03% -25.00% +57.14%

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 31,694 28,742 32,924
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 34.20% 33.73% 33.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 20,993 18,771 21,712
England median daily rate £470 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% +3.66%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £250
90th Percentile £663 £633 £625
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,004 1,018 1,169
England median hourly rate £21.90 £21.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.29% - +20.00%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.25 £11.50
90th Percentile £53.50 £48.75 £48.75
UK median hourly rate £21.79 £20.97 £21.17
% change year-on-year +3.91% -0.94% +20.97%

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 21 April 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 21 April 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 21 April 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 -27 134 £225 -36.84% 57
South East -5 41 £338 -14.56% 24
East of England -8 16 £500 +185.71% 6
South West +12 12 £225 -25.06% 1
North of England -21 12 £338 -10.00% 4
North West -20 6 £158 -55.00% 2
Midlands -33 6 £240 -20.00% 4
West Midlands -14 5 £180 -10.22%
North East +36 3 £625 +31.58%
Yorkshire -8 3 - - 2
East Midlands -11 1 £300 -17.24% 4
Video Conferencing
UK

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 89 (39.91%) Windows
2 83 (37.22%) Microsoft
3 71 (31.84%) Cisco
4 67 (30.04%) Finance
5 62 (27.80%) Microsoft Office
6 50 (22.42%) ITIL
6 50 (22.42%) Active Directory
7 47 (21.08%) LAN
8 46 (20.63%) Office 365
9 44 (19.73%) Telecoms
10 41 (18.39%) Windows 10
11 40 (17.94%) WAN
12 35 (15.70%) Polycom
12 35 (15.70%) Windows 7
13 34 (15.25%) Skype
14 33 (14.80%) Skype for Business
15 28 (12.56%) SLA
15 28 (12.56%) Cisco Certification
16 27 (12.11%) Firewall
17 26 (11.66%) TCP/IP
17 26 (11.66%) Apple
18 25 (11.21%) SCCM
19 23 (10.31%) Security Cleared
19 23 (10.31%) Smartphone
19 23 (10.31%) Degree
19 23 (10.31%) Analytical Skills
20 22 (9.87%) VPN
20 22 (9.87%) VoIP
21 21 (9.42%) IP Telephony
21 21 (9.42%) Unified Communications

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 33 (14.80%) Skype for Business
2 20 (8.97%) MS Exchange
3 10 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (4.04%) SharePoint
5 6 (2.69%) Drupal
6 4 (1.79%) IBM Notes
7 3 (1.35%) CMS
8 2 (0.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.45%) Confluence
9 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 62 (27.80%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (4.48%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (3.14%) Photoshop
4 5 (2.24%) Vectorworks
5 2 (0.90%) AutoCAD
5 2 (0.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.90%) Revit
6 1 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.45%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 46 (20.63%) Office 365
2 16 (7.17%) SaaS
3 7 (3.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (2.69%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (1.79%) G Suite
6 3 (1.35%) IaaS
6 3 (1.35%) OneDrive
6 3 (1.35%) PaaS
7 1 (0.45%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 47 (21.08%) LAN
2 40 (17.94%) WAN
3 34 (15.25%) Skype
4 27 (12.11%) Firewall
5 26 (11.66%) TCP/IP
6 22 (9.87%) VoIP
6 22 (9.87%) VPN
7 21 (9.42%) IP Telephony
7 21 (9.42%) Unified Communications
8 18 (8.07%) Telepresence
8 18 (8.07%) Wi-Fi
9 17 (7.62%) DNS
10 14 (6.28%) Cisco ASA
10 14 (6.28%) Network Security
10 14 (6.28%) Wireless
11 13 (5.83%) BGP
11 13 (5.83%) Intranet
12 12 (5.38%) Internet
13 11 (4.93%) MPLS
14 10 (4.48%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.69%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.79%) MySQL
3 2 (0.90%) Big Data
3 2 (0.90%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (2.24%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.90%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 67 (30.04%) Finance
2 44 (19.73%) Telecoms
3 8 (3.59%) Retail
4 5 (2.24%) Manufacturing
4 5 (2.24%) Marketing
4 5 (2.24%) Publishing
5 4 (1.79%) Banking
5 4 (1.79%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (1.35%) Electronics
6 3 (1.35%) Law
6 3 (1.35%) Legal
7 2 (0.90%) Billing
7 2 (0.90%) Digital Economy
8 1 (0.45%) Advertising
8 1 (0.45%) Automotive
8 1 (0.45%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.45%) Games
Job Titles
1 43 (19.28%) Support Engineer
2 40 (17.94%) Analyst
3 37 (16.59%) Desktop Support
4 22 (9.87%) Support Analyst
5 21 (9.42%) 2nd Line Support
6 20 (8.97%) Desktop Engineer
7 19 (8.52%) Architect
8 18 (8.07%) Desktop Analyst
8 18 (8.07%) Project Manager
9 16 (7.17%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 15 (6.73%) IT Support
11 14 (6.28%) Desktop Support Analyst
12 13 (5.83%) Mac Engineer
13 12 (5.38%) 2nd Line Engineer
13 12 (5.38%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
14 11 (4.93%) Consultant
14 11 (4.93%) Network Engineer
15 10 (4.48%) IT Analyst
15 10 (4.48%) Service Analyst
15 10 (4.48%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.69%) Web Services
2 5 (2.24%) XMPP
3 2 (0.90%) HTML
4 1 (0.45%) .NET
4 1 (0.45%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.45%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 23 (10.31%) Analytical Skills
1 23 (10.31%) Smartphone
2 16 (7.17%) Data Centre
3 15 (6.73%) Self-Motivation
4 12 (5.38%) iPhone
5 11 (4.93%) Blackberry
6 9 (4.04%) Computer Science
7 7 (3.14%) Management Information System
7 7 (3.14%) Replication
8 5 (2.24%) iPad
8 5 (2.24%) Mobile App
8 5 (2.24%) User Experience
8 5 (2.24%) Virtual Team
9 4 (1.79%) PDA
10 3 (1.35%) Social Media
11 2 (0.90%) IPTV
11 2 (0.90%) IVR
11 2 (0.90%) Media Streaming
11 2 (0.90%) Video on Demand
11 2 (0.90%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 89 (39.91%) Windows
2 41 (18.39%) Windows 10
3 35 (15.70%) Windows 7
4 19 (8.52%) Windows Server
5 15 (6.73%) Mac OS
6 11 (4.93%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (4.48%) Apple iOS
7 10 (4.48%) Mac OS X
7 10 (4.48%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (3.59%) Android
8 8 (3.59%) Windows 8
9 7 (3.14%) Linux
9 7 (3.14%) Windows XP
10 6 (2.69%) Unix
11 3 (1.35%) Windows Phone
11 3 (1.35%) Windows Vista
12 2 (0.90%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.45%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.45%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (22.42%) ITIL
2 21 (9.42%) Problem-Solving
3 20 (8.97%) Incident Management
4 19 (8.52%) Project Management
5 18 (8.07%) Change Management
6 16 (7.17%) Service Delivery
7 14 (6.28%) ITIL V3
8 13 (5.83%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (5.38%) Network Monitoring
9 12 (5.38%) Problem Management
9 12 (5.38%) Service Management
10 11 (4.93%) Supplier Management
11 10 (4.48%) Kalman Filter
12 9 (4.04%) Business Intelligence
12 9 (4.04%) ITSM
12 9 (4.04%) Network Virtualisation
12 9 (4.04%) Time Management
13 8 (3.59%) Asset Management
13 8 (3.59%) Cybersecurity
13 8 (3.59%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (4.48%) SQL
2 3 (1.35%) PowerShell
3 2 (0.90%) C
Qualifications
1 28 (12.56%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (10.31%) Degree
2 23 (10.31%) Security Cleared
3 20 (8.97%) CCNA
3 20 (8.97%) CCNP
3 20 (8.97%) SC Cleared
4 18 (8.07%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (5.83%) MCSE
6 10 (4.48%) CCIE
6 10 (4.48%) DV Cleared
7 9 (4.04%) Computer Science Degree
8 7 (3.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 6 (2.69%) CCENT
10 5 (2.24%) CCDP
10 5 (2.24%) MCDST
10 5 (2.24%) MCP
10 5 (2.24%) MCSA
10 5 (2.24%) MOS
11 4 (1.79%) A+ Certification
12 3 (1.35%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (12.56%) SLA
2 4 (1.79%) Data Quality
2 4 (1.79%) PMO
3 1 (0.45%) GDPR
3 1 (0.45%) QA
System Software
1 50 (22.42%) Active Directory
2 20 (8.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (3.59%) Virtual Desktop
4 4 (1.79%) VMware Workstation
4 4 (1.79%) vSphere
5 3 (1.35%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.45%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.45%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 25 (11.21%) SCCM
2 15 (6.73%) AirWatch
3 11 (4.93%) Cisco CUCM
4 6 (2.69%) Cisco UCCX
4 6 (2.69%) SCOM
5 5 (2.24%) Cisco UCCE
5 5 (2.24%) Nagios
6 4 (1.79%) OVSD
7 3 (1.35%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 3 (1.35%) NetBackup
8 2 (0.90%) Cisco CME
8 2 (0.90%) SCOrch
8 2 (0.90%) SCSM
8 2 (0.90%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.45%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.45%) WSUS
Vendors
1 83 (37.22%) Microsoft
2 71 (31.84%) Cisco
3 35 (15.70%) Polycom
4 26 (11.66%) Apple
5 20 (8.97%) VMware
6 19 (8.52%) HP
7 17 (7.62%) Avaya
7 17 (7.62%) Citrix
8 16 (7.17%) Juniper
9 11 (4.93%) ServiceNow
10 10 (4.48%) Tandberg
11 9 (4.04%) Meraki
11 9 (4.04%) Palo Alto
11 9 (4.04%) Red Box
12 8 (3.59%) Bloomberg
13 7 (3.14%) BT
13 7 (3.14%) Mitel
13 7 (3.14%) Oracle
13 7 (3.14%) Salesforce.com
13 7 (3.14%) Wyse