The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Video Conferencing in contract job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Video Conferencing over the 3 months to 24 June 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 / South East
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 219 255 255
Rank change year-on-year +36 0  
Contract jobs citing Video Conferencing 20 15 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.26% 0.17% 0.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.92% 0.55% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 13 12
Median daily rate £395 £325 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.53% -14.47%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £128 £181 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £348 £446
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £344 £300
% change year-on-year +14.90% +14.58%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Median hourly rate £15.25 - £12.35
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 - £10.47
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.25 - £20.47
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 - £12.25

Video Conferencing is in the generic IT 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 generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2185 2729 2967
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 28.61% 30.59% 31.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1258 1624 1593
Median daily rate £400 £400 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.96%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £260 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 140 135
Median hourly rate £19.66 £32.00 £16.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.56% +99.12%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £11.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.60 £51.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £18.69
% change year-on-year +11.11% +20.38%  

Video Conferencing
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing Video Conferencing as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Video Conferencing in the South East

Video Conferencing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Video Conferencing in the South East

Video Conferencing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Video Conferencing in the South East over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Video Conferencing in the South East

Video Conferencing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Video Conferencing in the South East

Video Conferencing
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +29 10 £200 -37.25% 2
West Sussex +22 5 £395 +92.68%
Hampshire +12 3 £450 +33.33%
Buckinghamshire - 3 £525 - 1
Surrey +1 2 £309 +26.66% 2
Video Conferencing
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 South East region with a requirement for Video Conferencing.

1 19 (61.29%) Cisco
2 14 (45.16%) Windows
3 13 (41.94%) VPN
3 13 (41.94%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (38.71%) CCNP
4 12 (38.71%) ITIL
4 12 (38.71%) Firewall
4 12 (38.71%) Network Design
5 10 (32.26%) Service Delivery
5 10 (32.26%) Active Directory
6 9 (29.03%) ITIL V3
7 8 (25.81%) HP
7 8 (25.81%) CCNA
8 7 (22.58%) CCDP
8 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
8 7 (22.58%) CCIE
8 7 (22.58%) CheckPoint
8 7 (22.58%) MPLS
8 7 (22.58%) Microsoft Office
8 7 (22.58%) LAN
8 7 (22.58%) VoIP
8 7 (22.58%) WAN
8 7 (22.58%) BBC
8 7 (22.58%) Service Management
8 7 (22.58%) F5
8 7 (22.58%) Riverbed
8 7 (22.58%) Rackspace
8 7 (22.58%) NetScaler
8 7 (22.58%) Banking
8 7 (22.58%) Load Balancing

Video Conferencing
Co-occurring 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 (9.68%) Skype for Business
2 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (6.45%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (22.58%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (41.94%) VPN
2 12 (38.71%) Firewall
3 7 (22.58%) LAN
3 7 (22.58%) MPLS
3 7 (22.58%) NetScaler
3 7 (22.58%) VLAN
3 7 (22.58%) VoIP
3 7 (22.58%) WAN
4 6 (19.35%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (16.13%) BGP
5 5 (16.13%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (16.13%) ICMP
5 5 (16.13%) TCP/IP
5 5 (16.13%) Wireless
6 3 (9.68%) Skype
7 2 (6.45%) IP Telephony
8 1 (3.23%) DHCP
8 1 (3.23%) DNS
8 1 (3.23%) PBX
8 1 (3.23%) WebEx
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) JIRA
General
1 7 (22.58%) Banking
2 6 (19.35%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.23%) Finance
3 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (22.58%) Cisco Engineer
1 7 (22.58%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 7 (22.58%) Network Engineer
1 7 (22.58%) NOC Engineer
2 5 (16.13%) 2nd Line Support
2 5 (16.13%) Analyst
2 5 (16.13%) Architect
2 5 (16.13%) Network Architect
3 4 (12.90%) Support Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Cisco Architect
4 3 (9.68%) Cisco Network Architect
4 3 (9.68%) Desktop Support
4 3 (9.68%) Service Desk Support
4 3 (9.68%) Support Specialist
5 2 (6.45%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
5 2 (6.45%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Incident Manager
5 2 (6.45%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) BBC
1 7 (22.58%) Data Centre
2 3 (9.68%) Virtual Team
3 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.45%) Smartphone
4 1 (3.23%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.23%) IVR
4 1 (3.23%) Life Science
4 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.23%) PDA
4 1 (3.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (45.16%) Windows
2 4 (12.90%) Windows 7
3 2 (6.45%) Linux
3 2 (6.45%) Windows 10
3 2 (6.45%) Windows Server
3 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (6.45%) Windows XP
4 1 (3.23%) Android
4 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.23%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) ITIL
1 12 (38.71%) Network Design
2 10 (32.26%) Service Delivery
3 9 (29.03%) ITIL V3
4 7 (22.58%) Load Balancing
4 7 (22.58%) Service Management
5 5 (16.13%) ITSM
5 5 (16.13%) Network Monitoring
5 5 (16.13%) Virtual Environments
6 2 (6.45%) Change Management
6 2 (6.45%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (6.45%) Incident Management
7 1 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.23%) Business Analysis
7 1 (3.23%) Configuration Management
7 1 (3.23%) Migration
7 1 (3.23%) Scrum
7 1 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.23%) TDD
7 1 (3.23%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 13 (41.94%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (38.71%) CCNP
3 8 (25.81%) CCNA
4 7 (22.58%) CCDP
4 7 (22.58%) CCIE
5 6 (19.35%) Security Cleared
6 5 (16.13%) SC Cleared
7 3 (9.68%) A+ Certification
7 3 (9.68%) MCSA
7 3 (9.68%) MCSE
7 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (6.45%) Degree
8 2 (6.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (3.23%) CCENT
9 1 (3.23%) DV Cleared
9 1 (3.23%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (32.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (16.13%) OVSD
2 3 (9.68%) AirWatch
2 3 (9.68%) SCCM
3 1 (3.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 19 (61.29%) Cisco
2 8 (25.81%) HP
3 7 (22.58%) CheckPoint
3 7 (22.58%) F5
3 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
3 7 (22.58%) Rackspace
3 7 (22.58%) Riverbed
3 7 (22.58%) Virgin Media
4 5 (16.13%) Palo Alto
5 3 (9.68%) Apple
6 1 (3.23%) Altiris
6 1 (3.23%) Remedy