The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Video Conferencing in contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Video Conferencing over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Videoconferencing
North West / Manchester
Rank 89 99 -
Rank change year-on-year +10 -  
Contract jobs citing Video Conferencing 3 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.23% 0.39% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.70% 1.21% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 0
Median daily rate £350 £270 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.62% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £318 £400
% change year-on-year -5.51% -20.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.85 £17.98
% change year-on-year -5.04% -6.25%  

Video Conferencing is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 427 577 473
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 32.25% 32.14% 29.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 261 332 236
Median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £268 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.46% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 8 15
Median hourly rate £21.00 £17.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% +29.62%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £13.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £27.00 £28.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.84 £28.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year -33.89% +52.00%  

Video Conferencing
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester citing Video Conferencing as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Video Conferencing in Manchester

Video Conferencing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Video Conferencing in Manchester.

Contractor daily rate trend for Video Conferencing in Manchester

Video Conferencing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Video Conferencing in Manchester.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Video Conferencing in Manchester

Video Conferencing
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Video Conferencing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Video Conferencing.

1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) HP
1 2 (50.00%) Polycom
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (50.00%) Skype for Business
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (50.00%) Change Control
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (50.00%) VMware

Video Conferencing
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (50.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Project Administrator
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) HP
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Polycom
1 2 (50.00%) VMware