Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford 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 21 November 2017 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
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 82 -
Rank change year-on-year +1 - -
Contract jobs citing Unified Communications 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 0.27% 0.14% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.63% 0.94% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Oxford median daily rate £500 - -
Oxfordshire median daily rate £488 - £280
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Oxford median hourly rate - £20.00 -
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - £20.00 -

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 Oxford with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Oxford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 123 106 95
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 16.71% 14.93% 14.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 80 74
Oxford median daily rate £400 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +23.08% -18.75%
10th Percentile £170 £213 £139
90th Percentile £525 £570 £463
Oxfordshire median daily rate £399 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -0.31% +14.29% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 7
Oxford median hourly rate £22.50 £17.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.35% +9.68% -8.82%
10th Percentile £21.25 £13.88 £11.25
90th Percentile £23.75 £20.00 £36.25
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £23.00 £20.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year +15.00% -10.11% +30.88%

Unified Communications
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

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

Job vacancy trend for Unified Communications in Oxford

Unified Communications
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Unified Communications in Oxford

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Unified Communications 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Unified Communications.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Virtual Environments

Unified Communications
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Unified Communications Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Unified Communications Specialist
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Virtual Environments
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware