Period
to 2 August 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Video Conferencing in contract job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Video Conferencing over the 6 months to 2 August 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
England > London
6 months to
2 Aug 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 461 339 445
Rank change year-on-year -122 +106 +58
Contract jobs citing Video Conferencing 70 47 158
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.23% 0.30% 0.39%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.69% 0.85% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 36 104
10th Percentile £150 £145 £138
25th Percentile £175 £181 £168
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £294 £348 £233
Median % change year-on-year -15.47% +49.46% -14.50%
75th Percentile £438 £509 £450
90th Percentile £581 £619 £538
England median daily rate £393 £315 £260
% change year-on-year +24.60% +21.15% -18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 16
10th Percentile £21.04 " £16.12
25th Percentile £22.11 £12.63 £19.81
Median hourly rate £23.00 £12.75 £20.75
Median % change year-on-year +80.39% -38.55% -13.54%
75th Percentile £24.13 £12.88 £25.75
90th Percentile £26.35 " £30.19
England median hourly rate £23.00 £14.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year +64.29% -31.71% +17.14%

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 London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 10,107 5,530 12,987
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 33.44% 35.10% 32.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,125 4,066 9,281
10th Percentile £361 £325 £325
25th Percentile £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £540 £525
Median % change year-on-year +1.85% +2.86% +1.94%
75th Percentile £675 £650 £625
90th Percentile £750 £750 £700
England median daily rate £513 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 156 85 187
10th Percentile £14.36 £14.11 £12.76
25th Percentile £20.00 £24.35 £16.25
Median hourly rate £32.00 £38.50 £24.50
Median % change year-on-year -16.88% +57.14% +5.49%
75th Percentile £44.88 £47.75 £47.25
90th Percentile £58.13 £55.10 £52.70
England median hourly rate £24.08 £26.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year -9.13% +29.27% -8.89%

Video Conferencing
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Video Conferencing as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Video Conferencing in London

Video Conferencing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Video Conferencing in London.

Daily rate trend for Video Conferencing in London

Video Conferencing
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Video Conferencing in London over the 6 months to 2 August 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Video Conferencing in London

Video Conferencing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Video Conferencing in London.

Hourly rate trend for Video Conferencing in London

Video Conferencing
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 2 August 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
Central London -14 24 £294 +42.42% 14
West London +6 4 £375 - 4
Video Conferencing
England

For the 6 months to 2 August 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 London region with a requirement for Video Conferencing.

1 33 (47.14%) Microsoft 365
2 31 (44.29%) Windows
2 31 (44.29%) Microsoft
3 26 (37.14%) Finance
4 19 (27.14%) Microsoft Office
4 19 (27.14%) Windows 10
4 19 (27.14%) Social Skills
5 18 (25.71%) Cisco
6 17 (24.29%) Active Directory
7 16 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (22.86%) Problem-Solving
8 15 (21.43%) SCCM
8 15 (21.43%) Cisco CUCM
8 15 (21.43%) Unified Communications
8 15 (21.43%) LAN
8 15 (21.43%) Firewall
9 13 (18.57%) SLA
10 12 (17.14%) WAN
10 12 (17.14%) ITIL
10 12 (17.14%) Apple iOS
10 12 (17.14%) Self-Motivation
11 11 (15.71%) Collaborative Working
11 11 (15.71%) Asset Management
11 11 (15.71%) Skype
11 11 (15.71%) WebEx
11 11 (15.71%) CheckPoint
11 11 (15.71%) Internet
12 10 (14.29%) DNS
12 10 (14.29%) Skype for Business
12 10 (14.29%) Android

Video Conferencing
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 10 (14.29%) Skype for Business
2 5 (7.14%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.86%) CMS
3 2 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (2.86%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.43%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 19 (27.14%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 33 (47.14%) Microsoft 365
2 6 (8.57%) Azure
3 2 (2.86%) OneDrive
3 2 (2.86%) Slack
4 1 (1.43%) Azure ExpressRoute
4 1 (1.43%) IaaS
4 1 (1.43%) Mimecast
4 1 (1.43%) Power Platform
4 1 (1.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (21.43%) Firewall
1 15 (21.43%) LAN
1 15 (21.43%) Unified Communications
2 12 (17.14%) WAN
3 11 (15.71%) Internet
3 11 (15.71%) Skype
3 11 (15.71%) WebEx
4 10 (14.29%) DNS
5 9 (12.86%) Ethernet
6 7 (10.00%) VoIP
7 5 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
7 5 (7.14%) H.323
7 5 (7.14%) Wireless
8 3 (4.29%) MGCP
8 3 (4.29%) Network Security
8 3 (4.29%) SCCP
9 2 (2.86%) TCP/IP
9 2 (2.86%) Telepresence
9 2 (2.86%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (2.86%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.86%) Data Lake
1 2 (2.86%) Metadata
1 2 (2.86%) SQL Server
1 2 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.43%) DTS
2 1 (1.43%) MySQL
2 1 (1.43%) Power BI
2 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2019
2 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.86%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.43%) Git (software)
General
1 26 (37.14%) Finance
2 19 (27.14%) Social Skills
3 7 (10.00%) Banking
3 7 (10.00%) Telecoms
4 5 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (5.71%) Presentation Skills
6 3 (4.29%) Documentation Skills
7 2 (2.86%) Law
7 2 (2.86%) Marketing
7 2 (2.86%) Multimedia
7 2 (2.86%) Public Sector
8 1 (1.43%) Advertising
8 1 (1.43%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.43%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (18.57%) Analyst
2 12 (17.14%) Voice Engineer
3 11 (15.71%) Support Engineer
4 10 (14.29%) Support Analyst
5 9 (12.86%) Desktop Support
6 7 (10.00%) IT Support
7 6 (8.57%) 2nd Line Support
8 5 (7.14%) Microsoft 365 Engineer
9 4 (5.71%) SCCM Engineer
9 4 (5.71%) Service Analyst
10 3 (4.29%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
10 3 (4.29%) Cisco Engineer
10 3 (4.29%) Consultant
10 3 (4.29%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 3 (4.29%) IT Analyst
10 3 (4.29%) Mac Engineer
10 3 (4.29%) Network Engineer
10 3 (4.29%) Service Desk Analyst
10 3 (4.29%) Technical Support
10 3 (4.29%) Unified Communications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.29%) XMPP
2 1 (1.43%) CodeIgniter
2 1 (1.43%) HTML
2 1 (1.43%) HTML5
2 1 (1.43%) LAMP
2 1 (1.43%) Vue.js
2 1 (1.43%) Web Services
2 1 (1.43%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.14%) Self-Motivation
2 9 (12.86%) Tandem
3 4 (5.71%) Virtual Team
4 3 (4.29%) Data Centre
4 3 (4.29%) Social Media
4 3 (4.29%) User Experience
5 2 (2.86%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.86%) BYOD
5 2 (2.86%) e-Learning
5 2 (2.86%) Reinsurance
5 2 (2.86%) Wiki
6 1 (1.43%) CMDB
6 1 (1.43%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.43%) iPad
6 1 (1.43%) iPhone
6 1 (1.43%) Social Network
6 1 (1.43%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 31 (44.29%) Windows
2 19 (27.14%) Windows 10
3 12 (17.14%) Apple iOS
4 10 (14.29%) Android
5 8 (11.43%) Mac OS
6 7 (10.00%) Windows Server
7 6 (8.57%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (8.57%) Windows Server 2016
8 5 (7.14%) Windows 7
9 3 (4.29%) Linux
9 3 (4.29%) Mac OS X
10 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2019
11 1 (1.43%) Windows Phone
11 1 (1.43%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (22.86%) Problem-Solving
2 12 (17.14%) ITIL
3 11 (15.71%) Asset Management
3 11 (15.71%) Collaborative Working
4 9 (12.86%) Capacity Planning
4 9 (12.86%) Resource Management
5 8 (11.43%) Service Delivery
5 8 (11.43%) Service Management
6 7 (10.00%) Change Management
7 6 (8.57%) Migration
8 5 (7.14%) Computer Science
8 5 (7.14%) Incident Management
8 5 (7.14%) ITSM
8 5 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (5.71%) Capacity Management
9 4 (5.71%) DevOps
9 4 (5.71%) ITIL V3
9 4 (5.71%) Signal Processing
9 4 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.29%) C
1 3 (4.29%) PowerShell
2 2 (2.86%) Perl
2 2 (2.86%) Python
2 2 (2.86%) SQL
3 1 (1.43%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.43%) PHP
3 1 (1.43%) VBA
3 1 (1.43%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (11.43%) Degree
2 6 (8.57%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (5.71%) A+ Certification
3 4 (5.71%) CCENT
3 4 (5.71%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (5.71%) Network+ Certification
4 3 (4.29%) CCNA
4 3 (4.29%) CCNP
4 3 (4.29%) CCNP Voice
5 2 (2.86%) CompTIA Security+
6 1 (1.43%) Master's Degree
6 1 (1.43%) MCSA
6 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.43%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (18.57%) SLA
2 1 (1.43%) COBIT
2 1 (1.43%) IFRS
System Software
1 17 (24.29%) Active Directory
2 10 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.43%) BitLocker
4 1 (1.43%) Firmware
4 1 (1.43%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.43%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (1.43%) XenApp
4 1 (1.43%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 15 (21.43%) Cisco CUCM
1 15 (21.43%) SCCM
2 1 (1.43%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 31 (44.29%) Microsoft
2 18 (25.71%) Cisco
3 11 (15.71%) CheckPoint
4 9 (12.86%) Polycom
4 9 (12.86%) Sonus
5 6 (8.57%) Apple
6 5 (7.14%) Citrix
6 5 (7.14%) ServiceNow
7 4 (5.71%) HP
7 4 (5.71%) Red Box
8 3 (4.29%) Adobe
8 3 (4.29%) Avaya
8 3 (4.29%) Bloomberg
8 3 (4.29%) Dell
9 2 (2.86%) EMC
9 2 (2.86%) MobileIron
9 2 (2.86%) Refinitiv
9 2 (2.86%) VMware
10 1 (1.43%) Ivanti
10 1 (1.43%) Planview