The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for H.323 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited H.323 over the 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
H.323 (H323)
England / South East
Rank - 239 255
Contract jobs citing H.323 0 26 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East - 0.28% 0.051%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.28% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 12 5
Median daily rate - £386 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -22.90%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £393 £500
% change year-on-year -14.06% -21.45%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £27.50 -

H.323 is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 1467 2039 2018
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 18.97% 22.11% 20.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 843 1128 982
Median daily rate £400 £352 £341
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.63% +3.15%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 103 101
Median hourly rate £19.56 £42.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -53.42% +16.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £18.00 £13.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £51.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.85 £37.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -38.24% +23.33%  

H.323
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing H.323 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for H.323 in the South East

H.323
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing H.323 in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for H.323 in the South East

H.323
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing H.323 in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for H.323 in the South East

H.323
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing H.323 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 South East region with a requirement for H.323.

1 7 (87.50%) VoIP
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco
2 5 (62.50%) SCCP
2 5 (62.50%) Telecoms
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) CCNP
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (37.50%) QSIG
4 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (37.50%) IVR
4 3 (37.50%) Skype for Business
4 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
4 3 (37.50%) Skype
5 2 (25.00%) CCNP Voice
5 2 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (25.00%) Performance Engineering
5 2 (25.00%) High Availability
5 2 (25.00%) Unified Communications
5 2 (25.00%) CCVP
5 2 (25.00%) Mitel
5 2 (25.00%) Migration
5 2 (25.00%) MGCP
5 2 (25.00%) Avaya
5 2 (25.00%) ISDN
5 2 (25.00%) PBX
5 2 (25.00%) DHCP
5 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (25.00%) DNS
5 2 (25.00%) Windows
6 1 (12.50%) Linux

H.323
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 (37.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) VoIP
2 5 (62.50%) SCCP
3 3 (37.50%) QSIG
3 3 (37.50%) Skype
4 2 (25.00%) DHCP
4 2 (25.00%) DNS
4 2 (25.00%) ISDN
4 2 (25.00%) MGCP
4 2 (25.00%) PBX
4 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (25.00%) Unified Communications
5 1 (12.50%) 2G
5 1 (12.50%) 3G
5 1 (12.50%) CTI
5 1 (12.50%) Firewall
5 1 (12.50%) MPLS
5 1 (12.50%) PSTN
5 1 (12.50%) Q.931
5 1 (12.50%) RTP
5 1 (12.50%) SS7
General
1 5 (62.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Architect
1 2 (25.00%) Design Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Unified Communications Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Voice Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) 3G Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) 4G Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Business Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) LTE Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Network Architect
2 1 (12.50%) NOC Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) JTAPI
1 1 (12.50%) RFC 2833
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) IVR
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
2 2 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
2 2 (25.00%) High Availability
2 2 (25.00%) Migration
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
3 1 (12.50%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (12.50%) Network Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) Network Management
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) CCNP
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (25.00%) CCNP Voice
2 2 (25.00%) CCVP
3 1 (12.50%) CCIE
3 1 (12.50%) CCNA
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) Avaya
3 2 (25.00%) Mitel
4 1 (12.50%) Genesys
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle
4 1 (12.50%) Sonus