Period
to 17 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire with a requirement for Unified Communications skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Unified Communications over the 6 months to 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Unified Communications
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 63 51 -
Rank change year-on-year -12 - +63
Contract jobs citing Unified Communications 9 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 1.13% 1.35% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.11% 9.71% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 0
Northamptonshire median daily rate £275 £175 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +57.14% - -
East Midlands median daily rate £275 £200 £363
% change year-on-year +37.50% -44.83% -2.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -

Unified Communications is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Northamptonshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 81 103 71
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 10.15% 13.88% 9.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 75 55
Northamptonshire median daily rate £345 £338 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.22% -6.90% -10.93%
10th Percentile £170 £200 £188
90th Percentile £439 £538 £538
East Midlands median daily rate £350 £325 £370
% change year-on-year +7.69% -12.16% +11.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 1
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £11.00 £13.86 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.63% -60.40% +154.55%
10th Percentile £10.29 £12.79 £32.50
90th Percentile £47.50 £14.93 £37.50
East Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £14.20 £14.75
% change year-on-year +23.24% -3.73% -14.49%

Unified Communications
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

Job postings citing Unified Communications as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire.

Job vacancy trend for Unified Communications in Northamptonshire

Unified Communications
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Unified Communications in Northamptonshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Unified Communications in Northamptonshire

Unified Communications
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Unified Communications in Northamptonshire over the 6 months to 17 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Unified Communications in Northamptonshire

Unified Communications
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unified Communications within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 17 July 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
Northampton -8 8 £275 +83.33%
Unified Communications
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Unified Communications 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Unified Communications.

1 5 (55.56%) ITIL
1 5 (55.56%) WLAN
1 5 (55.56%) LAN
2 4 (44.44%) ISEB
2 4 (44.44%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (44.44%) Desktop Virtualisation
2 4 (44.44%) Data Loss Prevention
3 3 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 3 (33.33%) Data Protection
4 2 (22.22%) CCNA
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL V3
5 1 (11.11%) High Availability
5 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
5 1 (11.11%) SDLC
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
5 1 (11.11%) Service Design
5 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (11.11%) VLAN
5 1 (11.11%) Degree
5 1 (11.11%) SCCM
5 1 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 1 (11.11%) CCNP
5 1 (11.11%) PBX
5 1 (11.11%) VoIP
5 1 (11.11%) WAN
5 1 (11.11%) DHCP

Unified Communications
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) LAN
1 5 (55.56%) WLAN
2 1 (11.11%) DHCP
2 1 (11.11%) DNS
2 1 (11.11%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) PBX
2 1 (11.11%) VLAN
2 1 (11.11%) VoIP
2 1 (11.11%) WAN
General
1 1 (11.11%) Automotive
1 1 (11.11%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Server Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Storage Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Network Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Test Manager
4 1 (11.11%) IT Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Team Leader
4 1 (11.11%) Storage Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Unified Communications Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Clustering
1 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) Data Loss Prevention
2 4 (44.44%) Desktop Virtualisation
2 4 (44.44%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 3 (33.33%) Data Protection
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL V3
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (11.11%) ERP
5 1 (11.11%) High Availability
5 1 (11.11%) PLM
5 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
5 1 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (11.11%) SDLC
5 1 (11.11%) Service Design
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) ISEB
2 2 (22.22%) CCNA
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (11.11%) CCNP
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
3 1 (11.11%) MCP
3 1 (11.11%) MCSE
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) VMware