Period
to 22 August 2019

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 22 August 2019 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
22 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 175 218 187
Rank change year-on-year +43 -31 +42
Contract jobs citing Video Conferencing 19 6 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.36% 0.099% 0.28%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.24% 0.33% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 6
North West median daily rate £170 £338 £226
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -49.63% +49.14% -45.34%
10th Percentile £108 £263 £101
90th Percentile £400 £405 £394
England median daily rate £275 £310 £340
% change year-on-year -11.29% -8.82% -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 5
North West median hourly rate £78.50 - £16.00
10th Percentile £28.30 - £15.50
90th Percentile £136.70 - £16.50
England median hourly rate £20.50 £17.75 £16.00
% change year-on-year +15.49% +10.94% -33.33%

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 1,535 1,795 1,840
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 28.94% 29.49% 32.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 960 1,034 1,106
North West median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £190 £229 £225
90th Percentile £594 £575 £550
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 97 107
North West median hourly rate £20.50 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.50% - +25.00%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.15 £11.25
90th Percentile £53.45 £51.25 £55.00
England median hourly rate £21.50 £21.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% -

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 22 August 2019.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Video Conferencing in the North West over the 6 months to 22 August 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 22 August 2019. 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 +19 10 £150 -55.56% 3
Cumbria - 5 £140 - 1
Cheshire +25 4 £400 +13.48%
Video Conferencing
England

For the 6 months to 22 August 2019, 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 11 (57.89%) Windows
1 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
2 9 (47.37%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (47.37%) Office 365
3 8 (42.11%) Windows 10
3 8 (42.11%) Windows 7
3 8 (42.11%) Active Directory
4 5 (26.32%) Cisco
4 5 (26.32%) VMware
4 5 (26.32%) ITIL
4 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (21.05%) SC Cleared
5 4 (21.05%) Windows Server
5 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
6 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Excel
6 3 (15.79%) SharePoint
6 3 (15.79%) VoIP
6 3 (15.79%) MS Exchange
6 3 (15.79%) LAN
6 3 (15.79%) CCNA
6 3 (15.79%) SLA
6 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
6 3 (15.79%) Project Management
7 2 (10.53%) Citrix
7 2 (10.53%) 3G
7 2 (10.53%) Change Management
7 2 (10.53%) Firewall
7 2 (10.53%) Risk Management
7 2 (10.53%) Telecoms

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 3 (15.79%) MS Exchange
1 3 (15.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 9 (47.37%) Office 365
2 1 (5.26%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (5.26%) Mimecast
2 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) LAN
1 3 (15.79%) VoIP
2 2 (10.53%) 2.5G
2 2 (10.53%) 2G
2 2 (10.53%) 3G
2 2 (10.53%) 4G
2 2 (10.53%) 5G
2 2 (10.53%) Firewall
2 2 (10.53%) PABX
2 2 (10.53%) Skype
2 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
2 2 (10.53%) Unified Communications
2 2 (10.53%) VPN
2 2 (10.53%) WAN
3 1 (5.26%) BGP
3 1 (5.26%) Network Security
3 1 (5.26%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (5.26%) Telepresence
3 1 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (5.26%) xDSL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (10.53%) Public Sector
1 2 (10.53%) Retail
1 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.26%) Housing Association
2 1 (5.26%) Law
2 1 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Desktop Support
2 3 (15.79%) 1st Line Support
2 3 (15.79%) Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Deskside Support
2 3 (15.79%) Desktop Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) IT Support
2 3 (15.79%) Support Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) IT Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) IT Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) Service Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Service Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Support Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 1 (5.26%) Deskside Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Deskside Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.26%) iPhone
1 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
1 1 (5.26%) NHS
1 1 (5.26%) Public Cloud
1 1 (5.26%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 11 (57.89%) Windows
2 8 (42.11%) Windows 10
2 8 (42.11%) Windows 7
3 4 (21.05%) Windows Server
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
5 1 (5.26%) Mac OS X
5 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) ITIL
2 3 (15.79%) Project Management
2 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
3 2 (10.53%) Change Management
3 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (10.53%) Incident Management
3 2 (10.53%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (10.53%) Proactive Monitoring
3 2 (10.53%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (10.53%) Risk Management
3 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.26%) Change Control
4 1 (5.26%) Disk Encryption
4 1 (5.26%) Network Virtualisation
4 1 (5.26%) Presales
4 1 (5.26%) Project Delivery
4 1 (5.26%) Security Patching
4 1 (5.26%) Server Management
4 1 (5.26%) Software Deployment
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) SC Cleared
1 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
2 3 (15.79%) CCNA
2 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (10.53%) MCP
3 2 (10.53%) MCSA
3 2 (10.53%) MCSE
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (5.26%) A+ Certification
4 1 (5.26%) BC Cleared
4 1 (5.26%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (5.26%) CCDA
4 1 (5.26%) CCDP
4 1 (5.26%) CCIE
4 1 (5.26%) CCNP
4 1 (5.26%) CNE
4 1 (5.26%) CompTIA Security+
4 1 (5.26%) Degree
4 1 (5.26%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (5.26%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (42.11%) Active Directory
2 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.26%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) NetBackup
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (5.26%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (5.26%) SCCM
2 1 (5.26%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
2 5 (26.32%) Cisco
2 5 (26.32%) VMware
3 2 (10.53%) Avature
3 2 (10.53%) Avaya
3 2 (10.53%) Citrix
3 2 (10.53%) HP
3 2 (10.53%) SAP
3 2 (10.53%) ServiceNow
3 2 (10.53%) Veeam
3 2 (10.53%) Workday
4 1 (5.26%) Altiris
4 1 (5.26%) Apple
4 1 (5.26%) Intel
4 1 (5.26%) Meraki
4 1 (5.26%) Symantec