Period
to 20 October 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Video Conferencing in contract job vacancies advertised in the North West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Video Conferencing over the 6 months to 20 October 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
England > North West
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 212 198 228
Rank change year-on-year -14 +30 0
Contract jobs citing Video Conferencing 6 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.10% 0.14% 0.055%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.34% 0.47% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 2
North West median daily rate £338 £103 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +228.98% -70.69% -17.65%
England median daily rate £309 £300 £350
% change year-on-year +3.00% -14.29% +1.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
North West median hourly rate - £16.00 -
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.18 £19.25
% change year-on-year +1.89% -10.78% +10.00%

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 the North West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,760 1,690 2,429
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 29.95% 30.14% 33.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,009 1,069 1,512
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £225 £213 £250
90th Percentile £575 £563 £556
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 117 87 102
North West median hourly rate £23.34 £22.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.09% +37.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £12.15 £11.31 £11.54
90th Percentile £51.25 £55.00 £47.35
England median hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +7.50% - +7.99%

Video Conferencing
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Video Conferencing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Video Conferencing in the North West

Video Conferencing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Video Conferencing in the North West

Video Conferencing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Video Conferencing in the North West over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Video Conferencing in the North West

Video Conferencing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Video Conferencing in the North West

Video Conferencing
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 6 months to 20 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
Manchester -8 4 £338 +228.98% 1
Cheshire - 2 £353 -
Video Conferencing
England

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 North West region with a requirement for Video Conferencing.

1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) Migration
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (50.00%) Polycom
2 3 (50.00%) Service Design
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 2 (33.33%) Nimble Storage
3 2 (33.33%) iSCSI
3 2 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (33.33%) Capacity Management
3 2 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (33.33%) NAS
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (33.33%) Xen
3 2 (33.33%) Application Packaging
3 2 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 2 (33.33%) IronPort
3 2 (33.33%) SCCM
3 2 (33.33%) SCOM
3 2 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 2 (33.33%) Billing
3 2 (33.33%) Supplier Management
3 2 (33.33%) Risk Management

Video Conferencing
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) Confluence
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) DHCP
1 2 (33.33%) DNS
1 2 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
1 2 (33.33%) Intranet
1 2 (33.33%) iSCSI
1 2 (33.33%) LAN
1 2 (33.33%) NAS
1 2 (33.33%) SAN
1 2 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (16.67%) ISDN
2 1 (16.67%) Skype
General
1 2 (33.33%) Billing
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Implementation Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Service Design Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Service Implementation Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Service Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Exchange Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Active Directory Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Exchange Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) Migration
1 3 (50.00%) Service Design
2 2 (33.33%) Application Packaging
2 2 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 2 (33.33%) Capacity Management
2 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
2 2 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 2 (33.33%) Service Management
2 2 (33.33%) Supplier Management
3 1 (16.67%) HOOD
3 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 2 (33.33%) MCSE
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) SCCM
1 2 (33.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) Polycom
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) Citrix
3 2 (33.33%) HP
3 2 (33.33%) IronPort
3 2 (33.33%) Nimble Storage
4 1 (16.67%) Avaya