Period
to 21 March 2019

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 6 months to 21 March 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.

Cisco WebEx
UK
6 months to
21 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 759 851 750
Rank change year-on-year +92 -101 +18
Contract jobs citing WebEx 105 42 90
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.042% 0.097%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.86% 0.32% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 22 40
UK median daily rate £300 £419 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.36% +10.20% +3.54%
10th Percentile £135 £157 £172
90th Percentile £645 £587 £517
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £250 £210
% change year-on-year +24.00% +19.05% -41.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 9
UK median hourly rate £17.09 £19.75 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.49% -5.95% -6.67%
10th Percentile £13.00 £16.25 £13.78
90th Percentile £38.00 £23.63 £24.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.47 £19.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year -16.59% -5.95% -49.53%

WebEx 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 12,246 13,254 13,595
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.65% 13.11% 14.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,464 8,172 8,286
UK median daily rate £425 £413 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.00% +0.13%
10th Percentile £200 £200 £213
90th Percentile £603 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 562 712 741
UK median hourly rate £18.03 £19.49 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.52% -11.40% -12.00%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.25 £11.47
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.23 £19.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year -11.65% -9.30% -14.00%

WebEx
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 6 months to 21 March 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for WebEx in the UK

WebEx
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for WebEx in the UK

WebEx
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing WebEx over the 6 months to 21 March 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for WebEx in the UK

WebEx
Top 14 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 6 months to 21 March 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 +67 99 £275 -34.33% 24
UK excluding London +46 64 £310 +24.00% 13
London +40 40 £225 -47.06% 12
North of England -4 21 £550 +33.33% 7
South West - 15 - - 1
North West +10 12 £725 +75.76% 4
South East +5 11 £145 -65.27% 3
East Midlands - 10 £535 -
Midlands - 10 £535 -
Yorkshire +7 6 £525 - 3
Scotland - 5 - -
North East - 3 - -
East of England +11 1 £175 +34.62% 1
Wales - 1 £320 - 1

For the 6 months to 21 March 2019, IT contractor jobs citing WebEx 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 WebEx.

1 50 (47.62%) Cisco
2 35 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 33 (31.43%) Active Directory
4 31 (29.52%) Microsoft Office
4 31 (29.52%) Windows
5 27 (25.71%) Finance
6 24 (22.86%) Office 365
7 23 (21.90%) Skype
8 18 (17.14%) Microsoft Excel
9 17 (16.19%) Video Conferencing
10 15 (14.29%) MS Exchange
10 15 (14.29%) ITIL
10 15 (14.29%) Blackberry
10 15 (14.29%) Cisco CUCM
11 14 (13.33%) Slack
11 14 (13.33%) Android
11 14 (13.33%) SCCM
12 13 (12.38%) Windows 7
12 13 (12.38%) Skype for Business
12 13 (12.38%) SQL
12 13 (12.38%) Windows Server
13 12 (11.43%) Analytics
13 12 (11.43%) Telecoms
13 12 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
14 11 (10.48%) Retail
14 11 (10.48%) XMPP
14 11 (10.48%) Cisco UCCX
14 11 (10.48%) Apple
15 10 (9.52%) LAN
15 10 (9.52%) Project Management

WebEx
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 15 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 13 (12.38%) Skype for Business
3 10 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (4.76%) CMS
6 3 (2.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (2.86%) Oracle Coherence
6 3 (2.86%) SharePoint
6 3 (2.86%) WebSphere
6 3 (2.86%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.95%) Mattermost
Applications
1 31 (29.52%) Microsoft Office
2 18 (17.14%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (9.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (5.71%) MS Visio
5 3 (2.86%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.95%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.95%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 24 (22.86%) Office 365
2 14 (13.33%) Slack
3 2 (1.90%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.90%) IaaS
3 2 (1.90%) PaaS
4 1 (0.95%) IBM Blueworks
4 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.95%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 23 (21.90%) Skype
2 10 (9.52%) LAN
3 9 (8.57%) WAN
4 8 (7.62%) Unified Communications
5 7 (6.67%) Internet
5 7 (6.67%) Telepresence
6 6 (5.71%) Remote Desktop
7 4 (3.81%) Cisco IOS
7 4 (3.81%) VoIP
8 3 (2.86%) DHCP
8 3 (2.86%) HTTP
8 3 (2.86%) Kerberos
8 3 (2.86%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (2.86%) WLAN
9 2 (1.90%) DNS
9 2 (1.90%) H.323
9 2 (1.90%) SAN
9 2 (1.90%) TCP/IP
9 2 (1.90%) VPN
10 1 (0.95%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.90%) Big Data
1 2 (1.90%) Hadoop
1 2 (1.90%) MongoDB
1 2 (1.90%) NoSQL
2 1 (0.95%) GIS
2 1 (0.95%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (4.76%) JIRA
2 3 (2.86%) Eclipse
2 3 (2.86%) Maven
2 3 (2.86%) Rational Application Developer
2 3 (2.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 27 (25.71%) Finance
2 12 (11.43%) Telecoms
3 11 (10.48%) Retail
4 10 (9.52%) Manufacturing
5 5 (4.76%) Financial Institution
5 5 (4.76%) Law
6 4 (3.81%) Banking
6 4 (3.81%) French Language
6 4 (3.81%) Legal
7 2 (1.90%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.95%) Advertising
8 1 (0.95%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.95%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 23 (21.90%) Analyst
2 15 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 11 (10.48%) Desktop Support
4 9 (8.57%) Architect
4 9 (8.57%) Data Analyst
5 8 (7.62%) Desktop Engineer
5 8 (7.62%) Graduate
5 8 (7.62%) Graduate Analyst
5 8 (7.62%) Graduate Data Analyst
6 7 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
7 6 (5.71%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 6 (5.71%) Business Analyst
7 6 (5.71%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 6 (5.71%) Product Owner
8 5 (4.76%) IT Engineer
8 5 (4.76%) Service Desk Engineer
9 4 (3.81%) 3rd Line Support
9 4 (3.81%) IT Support
9 4 (3.81%) Senior Desktop Engineer
9 4 (3.81%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (10.48%) XMPP
2 3 (2.86%) .NET
2 3 (2.86%) Hibernate
2 3 (2.86%) Java EE
2 3 (2.86%) JAX-RS
2 3 (2.86%) JAX-WS
2 3 (2.86%) REST
2 3 (2.86%) SOAP
2 3 (2.86%) Spring
2 3 (2.86%) WCF
2 3 (2.86%) Web Services
2 3 (2.86%) XML
3 1 (0.95%) Flash
3 1 (0.95%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 17 (16.19%) Video Conferencing
2 15 (14.29%) Blackberry
3 8 (7.62%) Data Centre
3 8 (7.62%) Taxonomies
4 6 (5.71%) Smartphone
5 5 (4.76%) Mobile App
6 4 (3.81%) Handset
6 4 (3.81%) User Experience
7 3 (2.86%) iPad
8 2 (1.90%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.95%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.95%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.95%) Graphic Design
9 1 (0.95%) Learning Management System
9 1 (0.95%) PKI
9 1 (0.95%) PMI
9 1 (0.95%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 31 (29.52%) Windows
2 14 (13.33%) Android
3 13 (12.38%) Windows 7
3 13 (12.38%) Windows Server
4 9 (8.57%) Windows 10
5 6 (5.71%) Apple iOS
6 4 (3.81%) Mac OS
6 4 (3.81%) Windows 8
7 3 (2.86%) Linux
7 3 (2.86%) Mac OS X
7 3 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (2.86%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.95%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (14.29%) ITIL
2 12 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (11.43%) Analytics
3 10 (9.52%) Problem-Solving
3 10 (9.52%) Project Management
4 8 (7.62%) Artificial Intelligence
4 8 (7.62%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (7.62%) Computer Science
4 8 (7.62%) Data Analytics
4 8 (7.62%) Data Munging
4 8 (7.62%) Data Protection
4 8 (7.62%) Data Science
4 8 (7.62%) Line Management
4 8 (7.62%) Machine Learning
4 8 (7.62%) Mathematics
4 8 (7.62%) Predictive Modelling
4 8 (7.62%) Software Engineering
5 7 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (5.71%) Migration
7 5 (4.76%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (12.38%) SQL
2 8 (7.62%) PHP
3 3 (2.86%) C
3 3 (2.86%) C#
3 3 (2.86%) Java
4 2 (1.90%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.90%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.95%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 10 (9.52%) Security Cleared
2 9 (8.57%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (6.67%) CCNA
4 6 (5.71%) SC Cleared
5 5 (4.76%) CCNP
6 3 (2.86%) ACSP
6 3 (2.86%) ACTC
6 3 (2.86%) CCIE
7 2 (1.90%) A+ Certification
7 2 (1.90%) CCA
7 2 (1.90%) CCIE Collaboration
7 2 (1.90%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (1.90%) MCP
7 2 (1.90%) MCSA
7 2 (1.90%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.95%) CCIE Routing and Switching
8 1 (0.95%) CISSP
8 1 (0.95%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.95%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.81%) PMO
2 3 (2.86%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.90%) SLA
4 1 (0.95%) COBIT
4 1 (0.95%) QA
System Software
1 33 (31.43%) Active Directory
2 6 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.81%) Virtual Desktop
4 3 (2.86%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.95%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 15 (14.29%) Cisco CUCM
2 14 (13.33%) SCCM
3 11 (10.48%) Cisco UCCX
4 6 (5.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 4 (3.81%) Cisco UCCE
5 4 (3.81%) Microsoft Intune
6 3 (2.86%) AirWatch
7 2 (1.90%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 50 (47.62%) Cisco
2 35 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 11 (10.48%) Apple
4 9 (8.57%) Tableau
5 8 (7.62%) Oracle
6 7 (6.67%) VMware
7 6 (5.71%) Bomgar
7 6 (5.71%) IBM
8 5 (4.76%) Polycom
9 4 (3.81%) BT
10 3 (2.86%) Citrix
10 3 (2.86%) EMC
10 3 (2.86%) NetApp
10 3 (2.86%) Veeam
10 3 (2.86%) Xerox
11 2 (1.90%) CheckPoint
11 2 (1.90%) Google
11 2 (1.90%) HP
11 2 (1.90%) Red Box
11 2 (1.90%) Speakerbus