The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Video Conferencing in contract job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Video Conferencing over the 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Videoconferencing
UK
Rank 478 485 484
Rank change year-on-year +7 -1  
Contract jobs citing Video Conferencing 115 159 140
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.25% 0.30% 0.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.79% 0.96% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 89 74
Median daily rate £300 £320 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% -8.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £148 £160 £156
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £318 £400
% change year-on-year -5.51% -20.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 9 5
Median hourly rate £16.00 £22.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.88% +28.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.79 £16.16 £11.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.40 £45.80 £23.27
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.85 £17.98
% change year-on-year -5.04% -6.25%  

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 with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 14491 16557 16015
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 31.99% 31.12% 30.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 9338 10791 9675
Median daily rate £445 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.70% +1.19%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.46% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 544 561 669
Median hourly rate £22.50 £22.84 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.46% +20.18%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £12.50 £11.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £51.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.84 £28.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year -33.89% +52.00%  

Video Conferencing
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 UK

Video Conferencing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Video Conferencing in the UK

Video Conferencing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Video Conferencing over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Video Conferencing in the UK

Video Conferencing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Video Conferencing in the UK

Video Conferencing
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Video Conferencing over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Video Conferencing in the UK

Video Conferencing
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 25 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 -18 101 £300 -6.25% 26
London -3 48 £356 +9.61% 12
South East +17 11 £388 +76.13% 8
West Midlands - 10 £225 - 3
East of England -7 9 £175 -50.00% 2
Scotland +29 8 £105 -51.72% 1
South West -7 8 £300 +30.54%
East Midlands - 8 £300 -
Bristol +3 7 £300 +33.44%
North West +18 6 £350 -4.63% 1
City of London -4 6 £288 +35.29% 2
Birmingham - 5 £182 - 1
Northamptonshire - 5 £300 -
Berkshire +25 4 £180 -60.00% 2
Reading +20 4 £180 - 1
Essex -6 4 £175 -30.00%
Belfast - 4 £225 -
County Antrim - 4 £225 -
Kettering - 4 £300 -
Northern Ireland - 4 £225 -
Manchester +10 3 £350 +29.62% 1
Cambridgeshire +6 3 - - 2
Buckinghamshire -6 3 £525 +337.50%
Cumbria - 3 - -
Nottinghamshire - 3 £325 -
Nottingham - 3 £325 -
Dundee - 3 £105 -
Coventry - 3 £280 - 2
Inverness - 3 £105 -
Highlands - 3 £105 -

Video Conferencing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 with a requirement for Video Conferencing.

1 105 (42.34%) Microsoft
2 104 (41.94%) Cisco
3 102 (41.13%) Windows
4 63 (25.40%) MS Office
5 62 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 61 (24.60%) Windows 7
7 60 (24.19%) Skype for Business
8 52 (20.97%) Finance
9 46 (18.55%) Polycom
10 41 (16.53%) Citrix
11 40 (16.13%) Firewall
12 39 (15.73%) Skype
13 37 (14.92%) VMware Infrastructure
13 37 (14.92%) VMware
14 35 (14.11%) VPN
14 35 (14.11%) ITIL
15 33 (13.31%) VoIP
16 31 (12.50%) MS Exchange
16 31 (12.50%) Unified Communications
17 29 (11.69%) Office 365
17 29 (11.69%) Cisco Certification
18 28 (11.29%) SCCM
18 28 (11.29%) Windows Server
19 27 (10.89%) Smartphone
20 26 (10.48%) Telepresence
21 25 (10.08%) DNS
21 25 (10.08%) Wi-Fi
22 24 (9.68%) LAN
23 23 (9.27%) WAN
23 23 (9.27%) IP Telephony

Video Conferencing
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 60 (24.19%) Skype for Business
2 31 (12.50%) MS Exchange
3 17 (6.85%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (3.63%) SharePoint
5 7 (2.82%) CMS
6 5 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (1.61%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 4 (1.61%) Apache
7 4 (1.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (1.61%) IIS
7 4 (1.61%) Tomcat
8 3 (1.21%) Office Communications Server
9 2 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 63 (25.40%) MS Office
2 22 (8.87%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.61%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.21%) InfoPath
4 3 (1.21%) MS Project
4 3 (1.21%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.81%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.40%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 2 (0.81%) assyst
1 2 (0.81%) Teamcenter
2 1 (0.40%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 29 (11.69%) Office 365
2 12 (4.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (3.23%) IaaS
4 5 (2.02%) PaaS
4 5 (2.02%) SaaS
5 3 (1.21%) OneDrive
6 2 (0.81%) GitHub
6 2 (0.81%) Slack
7 1 (0.40%) G Suite
7 1 (0.40%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 40 (16.13%) Firewall
2 39 (15.73%) Skype
3 35 (14.11%) VPN
4 33 (13.31%) VoIP
5 31 (12.50%) Unified Communications
6 26 (10.48%) Telepresence
7 25 (10.08%) DNS
7 25 (10.08%) Wi-Fi
8 24 (9.68%) LAN
9 23 (9.27%) IP Telephony
9 23 (9.27%) WAN
10 22 (8.87%) DHCP
10 22 (8.87%) WebEx
11 20 (8.06%) TCP/IP
12 19 (7.66%) Internet
13 13 (5.24%) Cisco IPT
13 13 (5.24%) Cisco Nexus
14 12 (4.84%) SAN
14 12 (4.84%) Wireless
15 10 (4.03%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (4.03%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.61%) Blockchain
2 4 (1.61%) Hadoop
3 3 (1.21%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (0.81%) Big Data
4 2 (0.81%) MySQL
5 1 (0.40%) FileMaker
5 1 (0.40%) GIS
5 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (0.81%) Grunt
1 2 (0.81%) gulp
1 2 (0.81%) JIRA
1 2 (0.81%) webpack
General
1 52 (20.97%) Finance
2 20 (8.06%) Telecoms
3 18 (7.26%) Law
4 16 (6.45%) Banking
5 12 (4.84%) Legal
5 12 (4.84%) Manufacturing
6 6 (2.42%) Retail
7 5 (2.02%) Marketing
8 4 (1.61%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.81%) Automotive
9 2 (0.81%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.40%) Electronics
10 1 (0.40%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.40%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.40%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 52 (20.97%) Analyst
2 28 (11.29%) Architect
3 22 (8.87%) Network Engineer
3 22 (8.87%) Support Analyst
4 21 (8.47%) IT Support
4 21 (8.47%) Support Engineer
5 20 (8.06%) Cisco Engineer
6 19 (7.66%) Desktop Support
6 19 (7.66%) Project Manager
7 18 (7.26%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 17 (6.85%) Voice Engineer
9 16 (6.45%) Service Analyst
10 14 (5.65%) Service Desk Analyst
11 13 (5.24%) 2nd Line Support
11 13 (5.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 12 (4.84%) IT Engineer
12 12 (4.84%) Video Conferencing Project Manager
13 11 (4.44%) Desktop Engineer
13 11 (4.44%) Voice Network Engineer
14 10 (4.03%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (6.45%) XMPP
2 4 (1.61%) Middleware
2 4 (1.61%) Web Services
3 3 (1.21%) Node.js
3 3 (1.21%) WAP
4 2 (0.81%) 802.1X
4 2 (0.81%) AngularJS
4 2 (0.81%) CSS
4 2 (0.81%) CSS3
4 2 (0.81%) HTML
4 2 (0.81%) HTML5
4 2 (0.81%) jQuery
4 2 (0.81%) React
4 2 (0.81%) Sass
4 2 (0.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (0.81%) Web Components
5 1 (0.40%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 27 (10.89%) Smartphone
2 15 (6.05%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (5.65%) Data Centre
4 13 (5.24%) iPad
5 12 (4.84%) Blackberry
6 11 (4.44%) iPhone
7 10 (4.03%) Virtual Team
8 8 (3.23%) Life Science
9 7 (2.82%) Fat Client
9 7 (2.82%) Thin Client
10 6 (2.42%) Computer Science
10 6 (2.42%) Digital Signage
11 5 (2.02%) Driving Licence
11 5 (2.02%) User Experience
12 4 (1.61%) Augmented Reality
12 4 (1.61%) HTC Vive
12 4 (1.61%) Internet of Things
12 4 (1.61%) Linux Command Line
12 4 (1.61%) Public Cloud
13 3 (1.21%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 102 (41.13%) Windows
2 61 (24.60%) Windows 7
3 28 (11.29%) Windows Server
4 23 (9.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 22 (8.87%) Windows 10
6 19 (7.66%) Linux
6 19 (7.66%) Windows Server 2008
7 18 (7.26%) Windows 8
8 10 (4.03%) Android
9 8 (3.23%) Apple iOS
10 7 (2.82%) Mac OS
11 4 (1.61%) CoreOS
11 4 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (1.61%) Windows XP
12 3 (1.21%) Unix
12 3 (1.21%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.40%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.40%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.40%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (14.11%) ITIL
2 19 (7.66%) Incident Management
3 17 (6.85%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (6.85%) Project Management
4 16 (6.45%) Asset Management
5 14 (5.65%) Service Delivery
6 13 (5.24%) Migration
7 11 (4.44%) Programme Management
8 9 (3.63%) DevOps
8 9 (3.63%) Disaster Recovery
8 9 (3.63%) Load Balancing
8 9 (3.63%) Network Architecture
8 9 (3.63%) Service Management
9 8 (3.23%) Software Deployment
9 8 (3.23%) TOGAF
10 7 (2.82%) Line Management
10 7 (2.82%) Mentoring
10 7 (2.82%) Technical Architecture
11 6 (2.42%) IT Asset Management
11 6 (2.42%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (4.44%) C
2 10 (4.03%) PowerShell
3 5 (2.02%) JavaScript
3 5 (2.02%) SQL
4 3 (1.21%) VB
4 3 (1.21%) VBScript
5 1 (0.40%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 29 (11.69%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (8.47%) CCNA
2 21 (8.47%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (6.85%) MCSE
4 11 (4.44%) JNCIA
5 10 (4.03%) Degree
5 10 (4.03%) MCP
5 10 (4.03%) Security Cleared
6 9 (3.63%) MCSA
7 8 (3.23%) CCIE
7 8 (3.23%) CCNP
7 8 (3.23%) SC Cleared
8 5 (2.02%) DV Cleared
9 4 (1.61%) A+ Certification
9 4 (1.61%) EMC Certification
9 4 (1.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 3 (1.21%) CCDP
10 3 (1.21%) MCSD
11 2 (0.81%) PMI Certification
11 2 (0.81%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.23%) SLA
2 4 (1.61%) Cyber Essentials
2 4 (1.61%) PMO
3 2 (0.81%) QA
System Software
1 62 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 37 (14.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (6.45%) XenApp
4 13 (5.24%) Hyper-V
5 8 (3.23%) Virtual Desktop
6 7 (2.82%) Microsoft App-V
6 7 (2.82%) VMware ESX
6 7 (2.82%) XenDesktop
7 4 (1.61%) Docker
8 3 (1.21%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (1.21%) vSphere
9 2 (0.81%) BitLocker
10 1 (0.40%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 28 (11.29%) SCCM
2 14 (5.65%) AirWatch
3 11 (4.44%) Cisco CUCM
4 10 (4.03%) Norton AntiVirus
4 10 (4.03%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 7 (2.82%) Backup Exec
6 5 (2.02%) WSUS
7 4 (1.61%) Ansible
7 4 (1.61%) Kubernetes
7 4 (1.61%) Mesos
7 4 (1.61%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 4 (1.61%) Microsoft Intune
7 4 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (1.21%) Failover Clustering
8 3 (1.21%) NetBackup
8 3 (1.21%) SCOM
9 2 (0.81%) Cisco Prime
9 2 (0.81%) Cisco UCCX
9 2 (0.81%) OVSD
10 1 (0.40%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 105 (42.34%) Microsoft
2 104 (41.94%) Cisco
3 46 (18.55%) Polycom
4 41 (16.53%) Citrix
5 37 (14.92%) VMware
6 20 (8.06%) HP
7 18 (7.26%) Apple
8 14 (5.65%) CheckPoint
8 14 (5.65%) Symantec
9 13 (5.24%) Dell
9 13 (5.24%) Juniper
10 12 (4.84%) Meraki
11 9 (3.63%) Avaya
12 8 (3.23%) Palo Alto
12 8 (3.23%) Wyse
13 7 (2.82%) AppSense
13 7 (2.82%) Google
13 7 (2.82%) Oracle
14 6 (2.42%) Adobe
14 6 (2.42%) Nortel
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