The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for WebEx skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited WebEx over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco WebEx
UK
Rank 543 596 589
Rank change year-on-year +53 -7  
Contract jobs citing WebEx 50 48 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.090% 0.066%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.76% 0.61% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 27 18
Median daily rate £300 £375 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% -9.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £206 £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £454 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £200 £366 £425
% change year-on-year -45.35% -13.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 2
Median hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.66% +45.16%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £22.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.54 £22.50 £19.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 - £15.50

WebEx 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 6617 7870 7816
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 14.61% 14.79% 14.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 4077 4695 4260
Median daily rate £400 £380 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +4.82%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £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 361 338 430
Median hourly rate £25.00 £31.00 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.35% +14.81%  
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 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £29.17
% change year-on-year -39.18% +26.84%  

WebEx
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing WebEx as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for WebEx in the UK

WebEx
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WebEx in the UK

WebEx
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for WebEx in the UK

WebEx
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for WebEx in the UK

WebEx
Top 24 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebEx 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 +32 50 £300 -20.00% 8
London +32 32 £394 +1.61% 2
East of England +6 9 £175 - 4
Essex - 7 £175 -
City of London +5 5 £475 +123.52% 2
Basildon - 3 £135 -
Birmingham - 3 £173 -
West Midlands - 3 £173 -
South East +17 2 - - 1
South West +2 2 - -
Bristol - 2 - -
Cambridgeshire - 2 - - 2
Yorkshire +15 1 £325 - 1
West Yorkshire +8 1 £325 -
East Midlands - 1 £275 -
Bingley - 1 £325 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £275 -
Surrey - 1 - -
Cambridge - 1 - - 1
Guildford - 1 - -
Nottingham - 1 £275 -
Reading - 1 - -
Saffron Walden - 1 £200 -
Berkshire - 1 - - 1

WebEx
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing WebEx 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 WebEx.

1 39 (42.39%) Cisco
2 33 (35.87%) Microsoft
3 22 (23.91%) Video Conferencing
4 20 (21.74%) Windows
4 20 (21.74%) MS Excel
5 18 (19.57%) CMS
6 17 (18.48%) Information Security
7 15 (16.30%) Adobe
7 15 (16.30%) iPad
8 14 (15.22%) Marketing
8 14 (15.22%) SharePoint
9 13 (14.13%) MS Office
9 13 (14.13%) Telepresence
10 12 (13.04%) Product Marketing
10 12 (13.04%) Web Services
10 12 (13.04%) E-Commerce
11 11 (11.96%) C
11 11 (11.96%) CISSP
11 11 (11.96%) Firewall
11 11 (11.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 11 (11.96%) COBIT
11 11 (11.96%) Penetration Testing
11 11 (11.96%) CISMP
11 11 (11.96%) XMPP
11 11 (11.96%) Windows 7
11 11 (11.96%) Microsoft Azure
11 11 (11.96%) Amazon AWS
11 11 (11.96%) ISO27002
11 11 (11.96%) Virtual Infrastructure
12 10 (10.87%) Unified Communications

WebEx
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 18 (19.57%) CMS
2 14 (15.22%) SharePoint
3 10 (10.87%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 8 (8.70%) Skype for Business
5 3 (3.26%) MS Exchange
6 2 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.09%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 20 (21.74%) MS Excel
2 13 (14.13%) MS Office
3 9 (9.78%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (3.26%) InfoPath
5 2 (2.17%) Photoshop
6 1 (1.09%) FrameMaker
6 1 (1.09%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.17%) Teamcenter
2 1 (1.09%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 11 (11.96%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (11.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (8.70%) Office 365
3 4 (4.35%) OneDrive
4 1 (1.09%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 13 (14.13%) Telepresence
2 11 (11.96%) Firewall
3 10 (10.87%) Unified Communications
4 9 (9.78%) Skype
5 7 (7.61%) VoIP
6 6 (6.52%) DHCP
6 6 (6.52%) DNS
6 6 (6.52%) SSL
6 6 (6.52%) VPN
7 3 (3.26%) LAN
7 3 (3.26%) WAN
7 3 (3.26%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (2.17%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (2.17%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (2.17%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (2.17%) TCP/IP
9 1 (1.09%) Extranet
9 1 (1.09%) Internet
9 1 (1.09%) PABX
9 1 (1.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.09%) GIS
General
1 14 (15.22%) Marketing
2 9 (9.78%) Finance
3 5 (5.43%) Legal
4 4 (4.35%) Law
5 3 (3.26%) Banking
5 3 (3.26%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.17%) Automotive
6 2 (2.17%) Billing
6 2 (2.17%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.17%) Retail
7 1 (1.09%) Advertising
7 1 (1.09%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.09%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 16 (17.39%) Trainer
2 15 (16.30%) Consultant
3 11 (11.96%) IT Consultant
3 11 (11.96%) IT Security Consultant
3 11 (11.96%) Security Consultant
4 10 (10.87%) Technical Trainer
5 8 (8.70%) Architect
6 7 (7.61%) Analyst
6 7 (7.61%) Coordinator
6 7 (7.61%) Project Manager
7 6 (6.52%) Unified Communications Manager
8 5 (5.43%) Cisco Project Manager
8 5 (5.43%) IT Support
8 5 (5.43%) Technical Manager
8 5 (5.43%) Technical Project Manager
9 4 (4.35%) Business Analyst
9 4 (4.35%) Designer
9 4 (4.35%) Programme Manager
9 4 (4.35%) Project Coordinator
9 4 (4.35%) Video Conferencing Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (13.04%) Web Services
2 11 (11.96%) XMPP
3 9 (9.78%) CSS
3 9 (9.78%) HTML
4 1 (1.09%) CSS3
4 1 (1.09%) HTML5
4 1 (1.09%) SGML
4 1 (1.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (1.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (23.91%) Video Conferencing
2 15 (16.30%) iPad
3 7 (7.61%) Learning Management System
4 6 (6.52%) e-Learning
4 6 (6.52%) Hybrid Cloud
5 5 (5.43%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (5.43%) Data Centre
6 4 (4.35%) HTC Vive
6 4 (4.35%) Linux Command Line
7 3 (3.26%) iPhone
7 3 (3.26%) SCORM
8 2 (2.17%) Computer Science
8 2 (2.17%) FMCG
8 2 (2.17%) Handset
8 2 (2.17%) Management Information System
8 2 (2.17%) Smartphone
8 2 (2.17%) User Experience
8 2 (2.17%) Virtual Team
9 1 (1.09%) Blackberry
9 1 (1.09%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 20 (21.74%) Windows
2 11 (11.96%) Windows 7
3 6 (6.52%) Windows 10
4 5 (5.43%) Mac OS
5 4 (4.35%) Linux
6 3 (3.26%) Android
6 3 (3.26%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.09%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.09%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (18.48%) Information Security
2 12 (13.04%) E-Commerce
2 12 (13.04%) Product Marketing
3 11 (11.96%) Penetration Testing
3 11 (11.96%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 9 (9.78%) Programme Management
5 8 (8.70%) Change Control
6 7 (7.61%) Project Management
7 6 (6.52%) Coaching
7 6 (6.52%) ITIL
7 6 (6.52%) Programme Governance
8 4 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (4.35%) Incident Management
8 4 (4.35%) Service Management
8 4 (4.35%) Time Management
9 3 (3.26%) Mentoring
9 3 (3.26%) PRINCE2
9 3 (3.26%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (2.17%) Matrix Organization
10 2 (2.17%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 11 (11.96%) C
2 9 (9.78%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.09%) C#
3 1 (1.09%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (11.96%) CISMP
1 11 (11.96%) CISSP
2 7 (7.61%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (6.52%) CCNA
3 6 (6.52%) CCNP
4 5 (5.43%) Degree
5 3 (3.26%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (3.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (2.17%) ACCA
6 2 (2.17%) CCIE
6 2 (2.17%) CCVP
6 2 (2.17%) CIMA
6 2 (2.17%) GSEC
6 2 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (2.17%) MCP
6 2 (2.17%) MCSA
6 2 (2.17%) MCSE
6 2 (2.17%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.17%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.09%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.96%) COBIT
1 11 (11.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 11 (11.96%) ISO27002
2 9 (9.78%) PMO
3 5 (5.43%) SLA
4 3 (3.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 10 (10.87%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.09%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.09%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (6.52%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (4.35%) SCCM
3 3 (3.26%) Cisco UCCE
3 3 (3.26%) Cisco UCCX
4 2 (2.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (1.09%) Cisco CME
5 1 (1.09%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (1.09%) DameWare
Vendors
1 39 (42.39%) Cisco
2 33 (35.87%) Microsoft
3 15 (16.30%) Adobe
4 10 (10.87%) Polycom
5 5 (5.43%) Saba
6 4 (4.35%) Apple
6 4 (4.35%) VMware
7 3 (3.26%) BMC
7 3 (3.26%) Mitel
7 3 (3.26%) MobileIron
8 2 (2.17%) Autodesk
8 2 (2.17%) Avaya
8 2 (2.17%) Citrix
8 2 (2.17%) Maconomy
8 2 (2.17%) Oracle
9 1 (1.09%) Lotus
9 1 (1.09%) NetApp
9 1 (1.09%) Remedy
9 1 (1.09%) Reuters
9 1 (1.09%) SAP