Period
to 22 September 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Telepresence skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Telepresence over the 6 months to 22 September 2019 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.

Telepresence
UK
6 months to
22 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 792 842 823
Rank change year-on-year +50 -19 +67
Contract jobs citing Telepresence 22 60 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.025% 0.059% 0.047%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.19% 0.44% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 42 33
UK median daily rate £288 £346 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.97% -18.53% +11.11%
10th Percentile £50 £238 £274
90th Percentile £508 £466 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £288 £400 £425
% change year-on-year -28.13% -5.88% +23.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 1
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £14.00 £32.48
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.86% -56.89% +24.90%
10th Percentile £18.79 £13.00 £30.35
90th Percentile £21.16 £15.00 £34.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Telepresence 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 with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 11,533 13,510 13,455
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.21% 13.25% 13.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,009 8,199 8,152
UK median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £200 £200 £195
90th Percentile £600 £606 £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 616 716 739
UK median hourly rate £27.37 £20.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.85% +5.26% -24.00%
10th Percentile £13.06 £12.21 £10.96
90th Percentile £53.75 £47.92 £48.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.59 £19.39 £18.50
% change year-on-year +21.69% +4.78% -26.00%

Telepresence
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Telepresence as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Telepresence in the UK

Telepresence
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Telepresence in the UK

Telepresence
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Telepresence over the 6 months to 22 September 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Telepresence in the UK

Telepresence
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Telepresence in the UK

Telepresence
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Telepresence within the UK over the 6 months to 22 September 2019. 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
England +59 22 £288 +0.88% 5
London +69 17 £231 -15.91% 4
UK excluding London +36 5 £288 -28.13% 1
Midlands - 4 £275 - 1
East Midlands - 3 £275 -
South East +13 1 £500 +13.19%
West Midlands - 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 22 September 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Telepresence also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads with a requirement for Telepresence.

1 21 (95.45%) Cisco
2 13 (59.09%) Video Conferencing
3 12 (54.55%) Skype
4 11 (50.00%) Skype for Business
5 10 (45.45%) ISDN
6 8 (36.36%) WAN
6 8 (36.36%) Degree
7 7 (31.82%) ITIL
7 7 (31.82%) H.323
7 7 (31.82%) Polycom
7 7 (31.82%) Cisco CUCM
8 6 (27.27%) LAN
9 5 (22.73%) Avaya
9 5 (22.73%) Finance
9 5 (22.73%) Cisco IOS
10 4 (18.18%) WebEx
10 4 (18.18%) Unified Communications
10 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
10 4 (18.18%) Banking
10 4 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (18.18%) QSIG
10 4 (18.18%) C
11 3 (13.64%) CCIE
11 3 (13.64%) CCNA
11 3 (13.64%) Cisco Prime
11 3 (13.64%) XMPP
11 3 (13.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 3 (13.64%) User Experience
11 3 (13.64%) Problem-Solving
12 2 (9.09%) Critical Thinking

Telepresence
Co-occurring 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 11 (50.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (54.55%) Skype
2 10 (45.45%) ISDN
3 8 (36.36%) WAN
4 7 (31.82%) H.323
5 6 (27.27%) LAN
6 5 (22.73%) Cisco IOS
7 4 (18.18%) QSIG
7 4 (18.18%) Unified Communications
7 4 (18.18%) WebEx
8 2 (9.09%) Cisco ISE
8 2 (9.09%) Firewall
8 2 (9.09%) Structured Cabling
8 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
8 2 (9.09%) VPN
9 1 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (4.55%) Internet
9 1 (4.55%) MPLS
9 1 (4.55%) NetScaler
9 1 (4.55%) Network Security
9 1 (4.55%) Wireless
General
1 5 (22.73%) Finance
2 4 (18.18%) Banking
3 2 (9.09%) Marketing
3 2 (9.09%) Public Sector
4 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) Audio Visual Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Floorwalker
2 4 (18.18%) Network Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Cisco Consultant
3 3 (13.64%) Cisco Voice Consultant
3 3 (13.64%) Consultant
3 3 (13.64%) Junior
3 3 (13.64%) Network Specialist
3 3 (13.64%) Support Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Unified Communications Consultant
3 3 (13.64%) Voice Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) IP Network Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Junior Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Junior Support Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Network Specialist
4 2 (9.09%) Systems Support
4 2 (9.09%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) XMPP
2 1 (4.55%) LDAP
2 1 (4.55%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 13 (59.09%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (13.64%) User Experience
3 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.09%) Digital Signage
4 1 (4.55%) CMDB
4 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.55%) iPad
4 1 (4.55%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Windows 10
2 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) ITIL
2 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
3 3 (13.64%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (9.09%) Content Development
4 2 (9.09%) Creative Thinking
4 2 (9.09%) Critical Thinking
4 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
4 2 (9.09%) Network Planning
4 2 (9.09%) Ticket Management
5 1 (4.55%) BCP
5 1 (4.55%) DevOps
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 1 (4.55%) Load Balancing
5 1 (4.55%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (4.55%) Network Architecture
5 1 (4.55%) People Management
5 1 (4.55%) Presales
5 1 (4.55%) Project Delivery
5 1 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) C
2 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) Degree
2 4 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (13.64%) CCIE
3 3 (13.64%) CCNA
3 3 (13.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (9.09%) CCNP
4 2 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (4.55%) CCVP
5 1 (4.55%) CISSP
5 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (4.55%) MCSA
5 1 (4.55%) MCSE
5 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 7 (31.82%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (13.64%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco LMS
Vendors
1 21 (95.45%) Cisco
2 7 (31.82%) Polycom
3 5 (22.73%) Avaya
4 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.55%) Apple
5 1 (4.55%) Citrix
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle
5 1 (4.55%) Samsung
5 1 (4.55%) SolarWinds