Period
to 16 December 2018

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 16 December 2018 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
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 858 869 851
Rank change year-on-year +11 -18 +41
Contract jobs citing Telepresence 45 27 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.043% 0.026% 0.035%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.34% 0.20% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 22 18
UK median daily rate £285 £450 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -36.67% +4.35% +29.21%
10th Percentile £235 £263 £344
90th Percentile £523 £537 £611
UK excluding London median daily rate £442 £450 £344
% change year-on-year -1.83% +30.91% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 0
UK median hourly rate £14.00 £32.48 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -56.89% - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 - -

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 13,414 13,843 15,408
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.87% 13.49% 15.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,088 8,521 9,358
UK median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £200 £180 £213
90th Percentile £613 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 639 710 792
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £22.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -15.08% +8.33%
10th Percentile £12.22 £11.04 £11.72
90th Percentile £48.30 £46.28 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -5.26% -17.39% +15.00%

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 16 December 2018.

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 6 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 16 December 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
England +9 38 £285 -36.67% 12
London +24 27 £250 -44.44% 3
UK excluding London 0 15 £442 -1.83% 10
South East -6 9 £458 +52.75% 3
Wales - 4 £375 -
East of England - 2 £338 - 2

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, 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 41 (91.11%) Cisco
2 24 (53.33%) Polycom
2 24 (53.33%) Video Conferencing
3 23 (51.11%) Microsoft
4 22 (48.89%) Skype for Business
4 22 (48.89%) Skype
5 21 (46.67%) ITIL
5 21 (46.67%) Finance
6 20 (44.44%) Microsoft Office
6 20 (44.44%) Windows
7 18 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
7 18 (40.00%) Apple
7 18 (40.00%) Windows 7
7 18 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
7 18 (40.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 18 (40.00%) Office 365
7 18 (40.00%) Windows 10
8 15 (33.33%) Degree
9 13 (28.89%) Firewall
9 13 (28.89%) CCNA
10 11 (24.44%) CCNP
10 11 (24.44%) LAN
10 11 (24.44%) WAN
10 11 (24.44%) SC Cleared
10 11 (24.44%) Security Cleared
10 11 (24.44%) Data Centre
11 10 (22.22%) User Experience
11 10 (22.22%) Juniper
11 10 (22.22%) BGP
12 9 (20.00%) Internet

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 22 (48.89%) Skype for Business
2 3 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 20 (44.44%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 18 (40.00%) Office 365
2 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (48.89%) Skype
2 18 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
3 13 (28.89%) Firewall
4 11 (24.44%) LAN
4 11 (24.44%) WAN
5 10 (22.22%) BGP
6 9 (20.00%) Internet
7 8 (17.78%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (17.78%) IPsec
8 7 (15.56%) BIG-IP
8 7 (15.56%) Cisco ISE
8 7 (15.56%) Cisco Nexus
8 7 (15.56%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 7 (15.56%) SSL
8 7 (15.56%) TCP/IP
8 7 (15.56%) VoIP
9 5 (11.11%) Unified Communications
10 4 (8.89%) IP Telephony
11 3 (6.67%) WebEx
11 3 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
General
1 21 (46.67%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) Retail
2 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (31.11%) Support Engineer
2 10 (22.22%) Analyst
2 10 (22.22%) Support Analyst
3 9 (20.00%) IT Engineer
3 9 (20.00%) IT Support
3 9 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
4 8 (17.78%) Audio Visual Support
5 7 (15.56%) Service Analyst
6 5 (11.11%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
6 5 (11.11%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
6 5 (11.11%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
6 5 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 5 (11.11%) Junior
6 5 (11.11%) Junior Analyst
6 5 (11.11%) Junior Support Analyst
6 5 (11.11%) Network Engineer
6 5 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
6 5 (11.11%) Service Desk Support
6 5 (11.11%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.56%) CSS
2 2 (4.44%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 24 (53.33%) Video Conferencing
2 11 (24.44%) Data Centre
3 10 (22.22%) User Experience
4 3 (6.67%) Video\Live Streaming
5 2 (4.44%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.44%) Smartphone
6 1 (2.22%) RIA
6 1 (2.22%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 20 (44.44%) Windows
2 18 (40.00%) Windows 10
2 18 (40.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (46.67%) ITIL
2 9 (20.00%) Network Management
3 7 (15.56%) Virtual Environments
4 4 (8.89%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (6.67%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (4.44%) Analytics
6 2 (4.44%) Business Analytics
6 2 (4.44%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (4.44%) Change Management
6 2 (4.44%) Computer Science
6 2 (4.44%) Data Management
6 2 (4.44%) Electronic Trading
6 2 (4.44%) ITIL V3
6 2 (4.44%) Product Management
6 2 (4.44%) Risk Management
6 2 (4.44%) UX Design
7 1 (2.22%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (2.22%) Network Architecture
7 1 (2.22%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.22%) Perl
1 1 (2.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 18 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
1 18 (40.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 15 (33.33%) Degree
3 13 (28.89%) CCNA
4 11 (24.44%) CCNP
4 11 (24.44%) SC Cleared
4 11 (24.44%) Security Cleared
5 2 (4.44%) CCIE
5 2 (4.44%) DV Cleared
5 2 (4.44%) MCSE
5 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.22%) Avaya Certification
6 1 (2.22%) PMI Certification
6 1 (2.22%) PMP
6 1 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) Government Security Classifications
System Software
1 2 (4.44%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (17.78%) Cisco CUCM
1 8 (17.78%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (2.22%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (2.22%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (2.22%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.22%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 41 (91.11%) Cisco
2 24 (53.33%) Polycom
3 23 (51.11%) Microsoft
4 18 (40.00%) Apple
5 10 (22.22%) Juniper
6 8 (17.78%) Aruba
6 8 (17.78%) F5
7 7 (15.56%) Palo Alto
8 6 (13.33%) Blue Coat
9 3 (6.67%) VMware
10 2 (4.44%) Bloomberg
11 1 (2.22%) Avaya
11 1 (2.22%) SolarWinds
11 1 (2.22%) Splunk
11 1 (2.22%) Tandberg
11 1 (2.22%) Wyse
11 1 (2.22%) Zscaler