The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
H.323 (H323)
UK
Rank 593 577 601
Rank change year-on-year -16 +24  
Contract jobs citing H.323 6 51 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.013% 0.097% 0.038%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.092% 0.65% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 26 11
Median daily rate £396 £387 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.52% -9.05%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £305 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £393 £500
% change year-on-year -14.06% -21.45%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £26.00 -
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 with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 6543 7794 7756
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 14.63% 14.76% 14.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 4026 4640 4230
Median daily rate £400 £383 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.57% +4.79%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £235 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 357 332 429
Median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.66% +15.38%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £47.22
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.85 £37.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -38.24% +34.54%  

H.323
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 UK

H.323
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for H.323 in the UK

H.323
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing H.323 over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for H.323 in the UK

H.323
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for H.323 in the UK

H.323
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing H.323 within the UK over the 3 months to 23 March 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
England -10 6 £396 +2.52% 5
London +5 5 £455 +23.38% 2
Cheshire +30 1 £338 -10.00%
North West +20 1 £338 -27.02%
Warrington - 1 £338 -

H.323
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 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 with a requirement for H.323.

1 21 (84.00%) Cisco
2 18 (72.00%) VoIP
3 13 (52.00%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (44.00%) Firewall
4 11 (44.00%) CCNP
5 10 (40.00%) MGCP
6 9 (36.00%) Wireless
6 9 (36.00%) LAN
6 9 (36.00%) WAN
6 9 (36.00%) Network Security
6 9 (36.00%) Mentoring
7 8 (32.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
8 7 (28.00%) ISDN
8 7 (28.00%) OSPF
8 7 (28.00%) BGP
8 7 (28.00%) SCCP
8 7 (28.00%) Skype
8 7 (28.00%) Skype for Business
9 6 (24.00%) VLAN
9 6 (24.00%) Data Centre
9 6 (24.00%) Cisco UCCX
9 6 (24.00%) Cisco CUCM
9 6 (24.00%) Telecoms
9 6 (24.00%) CCNA
10 5 (20.00%) Windows
10 5 (20.00%) EIGRP
10 5 (20.00%) Spanning Tree
10 5 (20.00%) Driving Licence
10 5 (20.00%) Degree

H.323
Top Related IT Skills 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 7 (28.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (8.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (72.00%) VoIP
2 11 (44.00%) Firewall
3 10 (40.00%) MGCP
4 9 (36.00%) LAN
4 9 (36.00%) Network Security
4 9 (36.00%) WAN
4 9 (36.00%) Wireless
5 8 (32.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 7 (28.00%) BGP
6 7 (28.00%) ISDN
6 7 (28.00%) OSPF
6 7 (28.00%) SCCP
6 7 (28.00%) Skype
7 6 (24.00%) VLAN
8 5 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (20.00%) EIGRP
8 5 (20.00%) Spanning Tree
8 5 (20.00%) Unified Communications
9 4 (16.00%) MPLS
9 4 (16.00%) QSIG
General
1 6 (24.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (12.00%) Finance
3 2 (8.00%) Banking
3 2 (8.00%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) Network Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Security Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Voice Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Architect
4 3 (12.00%) Cisco Voice Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Design Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Unified Communications Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) 4G Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Business Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Collaboration Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Juniper Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) LTE Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Network Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Oracle Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) RFC 2833
2 1 (4.00%) JTAPI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (20.00%) Driving Licence
3 4 (16.00%) IVR
4 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Windows
2 2 (8.00%) Unix
2 2 (8.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) Mentoring
2 4 (16.00%) Network Management
3 3 (12.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (12.00%) Incident Management
3 3 (12.00%) Migration
4 2 (8.00%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (8.00%) High Availability
4 2 (8.00%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (8.00%) Performance Engineering
4 2 (8.00%) Project Management
4 2 (8.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (8.00%) Service Management
5 1 (4.00%) CRM
5 1 (4.00%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (4.00%) Network Architecture
5 1 (4.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (4.00%) TOGAF
5 1 (4.00%) Use Case
5 1 (4.00%) WFM
Qualifications
1 13 (52.00%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (44.00%) CCNP
3 6 (24.00%) CCNA
4 5 (20.00%) Degree
5 4 (16.00%) CCVP
6 3 (12.00%) CCNP Voice
7 2 (8.00%) CCIE
7 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (8.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (8.00%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 6 (24.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 6 (24.00%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (8.00%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (4.00%) Cisco CME
3 1 (4.00%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 21 (84.00%) Cisco
2 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (16.00%) Avaya
4 3 (12.00%) F5
4 3 (12.00%) Mitel
5 2 (8.00%) Bloomberg
5 2 (8.00%) Blue Coat
5 2 (8.00%) Juniper
5 2 (8.00%) NetScout
5 2 (8.00%) Reuters
5 2 (8.00%) SevOne
5 2 (8.00%) Sonus
6 1 (4.00%) CheckPoint
6 1 (4.00%) Genesys
6 1 (4.00%) Oracle
6 1 (4.00%) Riverbed
6 1 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (4.00%) SolarWinds
6 1 (4.00%) VMware