Period
to 22 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for Unified Communications skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Unified Communications over the 6 months to 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Unified Communications
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 170 147 158
Rank change year-on-year -23 +11 +7
Contract jobs citing Unified Communications 3 7 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.081% 0.20% 0.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.39% 0.90% 1.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 10
Hampshire median daily rate £325 - £313
10th Percentile £313 - £258
90th Percentile £338 - £451
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £391
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.24% -6.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hampshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - £20.00

Unified Communications is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 760 781 775
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 20.62% 22.48% 20.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 402 470 490
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% -1.32%
10th Percentile £263 £213 £258
90th Percentile £569 £523 £500
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 47 66
Hampshire median hourly rate £40.00 £20.00 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +100.00% -21.57% -15.00%
10th Percentile £12.75 £11.60 £12.50
90th Percentile £50.00 £44.65 £49.46
South East median hourly rate £23.75 £18.00 £24.15
% change year-on-year +31.94% -25.47% +7.33%

Unified Communications
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

Job postings citing Unified Communications as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hampshire.

Job vacancy trend for Unified Communications in Hampshire

Unified Communications
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Unified Communications in Hampshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Unified Communications in Hampshire

Unified Communications
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unified Communications within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 22 October 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
Portsmouth -16 2 - -
Fareham - 1 £325 -
Unified Communications
South East

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Unified Communications 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Unified Communications.

1 3 (100.00%) Skype for Business
1 3 (100.00%) Office 365
1 3 (100.00%) Skype
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (33.33%) Windows

Unified Communications
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 3 (100.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Skype
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) IT Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Migration Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) MCSE
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification