Period
to 20 November 2017

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 November 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.

Videoconferencing
England > North West
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 191 217 237
Rank change year-on-year +26 +20 -45
Contract jobs citing Video Conferencing 11 6 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.19% 0.088% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.66% 0.27% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 10
North West median daily rate £109 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -68.92% -17.65% -15.00%
10th Percentile £101 £350 £338
90th Percentile £234 £350 £539
England median daily rate £300 £350 £350
% change year-on-year -14.29% - +27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
North West median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 -
England median hourly rate £16.50 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -10.81% +5.71% +16.67%

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 1664 2211 2423
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 29.23% 32.59% 28.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1064 1419 1439
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% +10.71%
10th Percentile £200 £250 £220
90th Percentile £575 £558 £550
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 87 111
North West median hourly rate £20.00 £16.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -8.57% +16.67%
10th Percentile £11.35 £11.43 £11.25
90th Percentile £51.30 £44.85 £46.21
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.83 £19.08
% change year-on-year -1.58% +9.17% +6.00%

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 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 +23 4 £103 -70.69% 1
Cheshire - 3 £115 -
Cumbria -5 1 - -
Video Conferencing
England

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

1 8 (72.73%) VMware
1 8 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (45.45%) Citrix
2 5 (45.45%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
3 4 (36.36%) WAN
3 4 (36.36%) LAN
3 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
3 4 (36.36%) Data Centre
4 3 (27.27%) RSA SecurID
4 3 (27.27%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (27.27%) VoIP
4 3 (27.27%) Adobe
4 3 (27.27%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (18.18%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (18.18%) Skype for Business
5 2 (18.18%) Skype
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (18.18%) HP
5 2 (18.18%) Cisco
5 2 (18.18%) MCSE
5 2 (18.18%) Polycom
5 2 (18.18%) Office 365
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008

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 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
2 2 (18.18%) Skype for Business
3 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (9.09%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Office 365
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) LAN
1 4 (36.36%) WAN
2 3 (27.27%) VoIP
2 3 (27.27%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (18.18%) Skype
4 1 (9.09%) DHCP
4 1 (9.09%) DNS
4 1 (9.09%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (9.09%) Firewall
4 1 (9.09%) iSCSI
4 1 (9.09%) NAS
4 1 (9.09%) SAN
General
1 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Help Desk Officer
1 3 (27.27%) Technical Support
2 2 (18.18%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix Server Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Programme Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Citrix Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Server Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Server Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Service Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Support Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Data Centre
2 3 (27.27%) RSA SecurID
3 1 (9.09%) Life Science
3 1 (9.09%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (9.09%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (9.09%) Information Security
1 1 (9.09%) ITIL
1 1 (9.09%) Process Improvement
1 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
1 1 (9.09%) Project Management
1 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) MCSE
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (9.09%) MCP
2 1 (9.09%) MCSA
2 1 (9.09%) PgMP
2 1 (9.09%) PMI Certification
2 1 (9.09%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
3 3 (27.27%) VMware Workstation
4 2 (18.18%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (9.09%) Xen
5 1 (9.09%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
1 1 (9.09%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) VMware
2 5 (45.45%) Citrix
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 3 (27.27%) Adobe
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco
4 2 (18.18%) HP
4 2 (18.18%) Polycom
5 1 (9.09%) IronPort
5 1 (9.09%) Nimble Storage