Period
to 18 January 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Video Conferencing in contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Video Conferencing over the 6 months to 18 January 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
UK > Scotland
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 153 156 183
Rank change year-on-year +3 +27 -21
Contract jobs citing Video Conferencing 20 12 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.42% 0.32% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.40% 0.94% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 4
Scotland median daily rate £363 £200 £217
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +81.25% -7.94% -48.88%
10th Percentile £180 £103 £123
90th Percentile £425 £350 £342
UK median daily rate £266 £305 £325
% change year-on-year -12.70% -6.15% +4.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 6
Scotland median hourly rate £32.50 £11.32 £36.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +187.10% -69.20% +206.25%
10th Percentile £12.44 £11.32 £9.76
90th Percentile £37.86 £11.32 £44.88
UK median hourly rate £22.00 £18.50 £20.25
% change year-on-year +18.92% -8.64% +35.00%

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 Scotland with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,426 1,282 1,751
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 29.93% 33.91% 31.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 775 732 879
Scotland median daily rate £385 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% - -5.41%
10th Percentile £206 £213 £179
90th Percentile £538 £500 £525
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 44 49
Scotland median hourly rate £20.00 £31.25 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.00% +56.25% +5.26%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.32 £12.35
90th Percentile £43.25 £52.00 £47.10
UK median hourly rate £21.70 £20.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +5.85% +2.50% +14.29%

Video Conferencing
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Video Conferencing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Video Conferencing in Scotland

Video Conferencing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Video Conferencing in Scotland

Video Conferencing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Video Conferencing in Scotland over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Video Conferencing in Scotland

Video Conferencing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Video Conferencing in Scotland

Video Conferencing
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Scotland

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Video Conferencing in Scotland over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Video Conferencing in Scotland

Video Conferencing
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 6 months to 18 January 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
Edinburgh - 10 £290 - 3
Aberdeen +6 4 - -
Glasgow -5 3 £338 -28.95% 4
South Lanarkshire - 2 £369 - 1
Moray - 1 - -
Video Conferencing
UK

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Video Conferencing.

1 8 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 7 (35.00%) VPN
2 7 (35.00%) Cisco
3 6 (30.00%) Firewall
3 6 (30.00%) Wireless
3 6 (30.00%) Cisco Wireless
4 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (25.00%) Smartphone
4 5 (25.00%) XML
4 5 (25.00%) Windows
5 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (20.00%) CCNP
5 4 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (20.00%) IP Telephony
5 4 (20.00%) Finance
5 4 (20.00%) Unified Communications
5 4 (20.00%) Cisco CUCM
6 3 (15.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (15.00%) G Suite
6 3 (15.00%) F5
6 3 (15.00%) PABX
6 3 (15.00%) Google
6 3 (15.00%) iPad
6 3 (15.00%) CCTV
6 3 (15.00%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (15.00%) SCADA
6 3 (15.00%) Data Mapping
6 3 (15.00%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (15.00%) Android
6 3 (15.00%) iPhone

Video Conferencing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Maximo
1 3 (15.00%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) G Suite
1 3 (15.00%) Google Drive
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (35.00%) VPN
2 6 (30.00%) Cisco Wireless
2 6 (30.00%) Firewall
2 6 (30.00%) Wireless
3 4 (20.00%) IP Telephony
3 4 (20.00%) Unified Communications
4 3 (15.00%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (15.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (15.00%) Internet
4 3 (15.00%) PABX
4 3 (15.00%) Skype
4 3 (15.00%) Structured Cabling
5 2 (10.00%) SDH
5 2 (10.00%) WAN
6 1 (5.00%) Ethernet
6 1 (5.00%) LAN
6 1 (5.00%) MPLS
6 1 (5.00%) OSPF
6 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
6 1 (5.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) Redis
General
1 8 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Architect
4 2 (10.00%) C# Developer
4 2 (10.00%) C# Software Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Developer
4 2 (10.00%) IT Manager
4 2 (10.00%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (10.00%) IT Support
4 2 (10.00%) Project Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Senior C# Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Senior C# Software Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Software Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Software Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Telecoms Technician
5 1 (5.00%) Service Desk Support
5 1 (5.00%) Technology Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) XML
2 2 (10.00%) .NET
2 2 (10.00%) .NET Core
2 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (10.00%) Entity Framework
2 2 (10.00%) JSON
2 2 (10.00%) NHibernate
2 2 (10.00%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (10.00%) SignalR
2 2 (10.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Smartphone
2 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.00%) CCTV
2 3 (15.00%) iPad
2 3 (15.00%) iPhone
2 3 (15.00%) SCADA
2 3 (15.00%) Virtual Team
3 2 (10.00%) N-Tier
4 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Windows
2 3 (15.00%) Android
3 2 (10.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (15.00%) Collaborative Working
2 3 (15.00%) Data Mapping
2 3 (15.00%) GAP Analysis
2 3 (15.00%) Project Management
2 3 (15.00%) Regulatory Compliance
2 3 (15.00%) Sequence Diagram
2 3 (15.00%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (15.00%) User Stories
3 2 (10.00%) Microservices
3 2 (10.00%) MVC
3 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (10.00%) SDLC
3 2 (10.00%) SOA
3 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (10.00%) Supplier Management
3 2 (10.00%) Time Management
3 2 (10.00%) Use Case
4 1 (5.00%) ITIL
4 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) CCNP
1 4 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (15.00%) CCNA
3 2 (10.00%) HNC
3 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.00%) CCDP
4 1 (5.00%) CCIE
4 1 (5.00%) CCIP
4 1 (5.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) QA
2 1 (5.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Cisco
2 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (15.00%) Apple
3 3 (15.00%) CA
3 3 (15.00%) F5
3 3 (15.00%) Google
3 3 (15.00%) Palo Alto
3 3 (15.00%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (5.00%) Nokia
4 1 (5.00%) SAP
4 1 (5.00%) Tandberg
4 1 (5.00%) Workday