Period
to 18 October 2017

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 18 October 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.

Cisco WebEx
UK
6 months to
18 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 785 769 777
Rank change year-on-year -16 +8 0
Contract jobs citing WebEx 76 118 115
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.076% 0.11% 0.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.55% 0.70% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 64 62
UK median daily rate £400 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +2.86% +16.18%
10th Percentile £171 £204 £180
90th Percentile £536 £526 £529
UK excluding London median daily rate £282 £350 £353
% change year-on-year -19.43% -0.85% +16.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 15 20
UK median hourly rate £14.20 £17.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.86% -14.63% -16.33%
10th Percentile £10.40 £10.20 £15.45
90th Percentile £19.38 £37.20 £38.63
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.20 £20.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year -29.00% -2.44% -16.33%

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 13702 16763 15796
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.79% 15.73% 13.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 8317 10190 9033
UK median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £190 £220 £213
90th Percentile £580 £575 £544
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £360
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +3.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 727 848 1038
UK median hourly rate £19.25 £24.08 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.04% +20.38% -
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.72 £11.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.44 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -22.24% +25.00% -

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 18 October 2017.

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
Top 12 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 18 October 2017. 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 +1 75 £400 +8.11% 12
London -20 43 £413 +10.00% 8
UK excluding London +11 33 £282 -19.43% 4
East of England -11 20 £115 -54.90% 1
South West -1 4 £282 -19.43%
North of England +75 3 £413 +26.92%
West Midlands +26 3 - -
Midlands +21 3 - -
Yorkshire +29 2 - -
South East +11 2 £585 +30.00% 3
North West +31 1 £413 -
Scotland - 1 £300 -

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 23 (30.26%) Finance
2 21 (27.63%) Microsoft
3 17 (22.37%) Cisco
4 16 (21.05%) Windows
5 15 (19.74%) ITIL
5 15 (19.74%) Active Directory
6 12 (15.79%) VoIP
6 12 (15.79%) Telecoms
7 11 (14.47%) Skype
8 10 (13.16%) Windows 7
8 10 (13.16%) Skype for Business
8 10 (13.16%) CMS
8 10 (13.16%) Adobe
8 10 (13.16%) Apple
9 9 (11.84%) Microsoft Office
10 8 (10.53%) CSS
10 8 (10.53%) HTML
10 8 (10.53%) JavaScript
10 8 (10.53%) E-Commerce
10 8 (10.53%) Avaya
10 8 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
10 8 (10.53%) DameWare
10 8 (10.53%) Banking
10 8 (10.53%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 8 (10.53%) iPad
10 8 (10.53%) Marketing
10 8 (10.53%) Product Marketing
10 8 (10.53%) Video Conferencing
11 7 (9.21%) Telepresence
11 7 (9.21%) ITSM

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 10 (13.16%) CMS
1 10 (13.16%) Skype for Business
2 8 (10.53%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 6 (7.89%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.95%) MS Exchange
5 2 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 9 (11.84%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (6.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (3.95%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (2.63%) Acrobat
5 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (2.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.95%) SystmOne
2 2 (2.63%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (1.32%) Eikon
3 1 (1.32%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.95%) G Suite
1 3 (3.95%) Office 365
2 1 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.32%) SaaS
2 1 (1.32%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 12 (15.79%) VoIP
2 11 (14.47%) Skype
3 7 (9.21%) Telepresence
4 6 (7.89%) Remote Desktop
5 4 (5.26%) Unified Communications
6 3 (3.95%) Firewall
6 3 (3.95%) Internet
6 3 (3.95%) VPN
7 2 (2.63%) LAN
7 2 (2.63%) WAN
8 1 (1.32%) BGP
8 1 (1.32%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (1.32%) EIGRP
8 1 (1.32%) IPv4
8 1 (1.32%) ISDN
8 1 (1.32%) Multicast
8 1 (1.32%) NX-OS
8 1 (1.32%) OSPF
8 1 (1.32%) PSTN
8 1 (1.32%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.32%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (3.95%) AppScan
2 1 (1.32%) Jenkins
General
1 23 (30.26%) Finance
2 12 (15.79%) Telecoms
3 8 (10.53%) Banking
3 8 (10.53%) Marketing
4 5 (6.58%) Back Office
5 1 (1.32%) Law
5 1 (1.32%) Legal
5 1 (1.32%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.32%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 17 (22.37%) Analyst
2 14 (18.42%) Trainer
3 11 (14.47%) Support Analyst
4 10 (13.16%) Desktop Support
5 8 (10.53%) Technical Trainer
5 8 (10.53%) Telecoms Engineer
6 6 (7.89%) Coordinator
7 5 (6.58%) Cisco Engineer
7 5 (6.58%) Desktop Analyst
7 5 (6.58%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 5 (6.58%) IT Support
7 5 (6.58%) Service Analyst
8 4 (5.26%) Customer Analyst
8 4 (5.26%) IT Analyst
8 4 (5.26%) IT Engineer
8 4 (5.26%) VoIP Engineer
9 3 (3.95%) Customer Support Analyst
9 3 (3.95%) IT Support Analyst
9 3 (3.95%) IT Trainer
9 3 (3.95%) Project Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.53%) CSS
1 8 (10.53%) HTML
2 5 (6.58%) XMPP
3 1 (1.32%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.53%) iPad
1 8 (10.53%) Video Conferencing
2 5 (6.58%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.58%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.26%) iPhone
4 3 (3.95%) e-Learning
4 3 (3.95%) Smartphone
5 2 (2.63%) Biotechnology
5 2 (2.63%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.63%) IVR
5 2 (2.63%) PDA
5 2 (2.63%) User Experience
6 1 (1.32%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.32%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.32%) NHS
6 1 (1.32%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 16 (21.05%) Windows
2 10 (13.16%) Windows 7
3 6 (7.89%) Mac OS X
4 3 (3.95%) Linux
5 2 (2.63%) Mac OS
5 2 (2.63%) Windows 2000
5 2 (2.63%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.63%) Windows Vista
5 2 (2.63%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.32%) Android
6 1 (1.32%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.32%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.32%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (19.74%) ITIL
2 8 (10.53%) E-Commerce
2 8 (10.53%) Product Marketing
3 7 (9.21%) ITSM
3 7 (9.21%) Project Management
3 7 (9.21%) Service Management
4 4 (5.26%) Change Control
4 4 (5.26%) Incident Management
4 4 (5.26%) Problem Management
4 4 (5.26%) Programme Governance
4 4 (5.26%) Programme Management
4 4 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (5.26%) Time Management
5 3 (3.95%) Change Management
5 3 (3.95%) Data Entry
5 3 (3.95%) DevOps
5 3 (3.95%) Document Management
5 3 (3.95%) Migration
5 3 (3.95%) Presales
5 3 (3.95%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 8 (10.53%) JavaScript
2 3 (3.95%) C
2 3 (3.95%) Java
3 1 (1.32%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 8 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (7.89%) CCIE
2 6 (7.89%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (6.58%) CCNA
3 5 (6.58%) CCNP
3 5 (6.58%) Degree
3 5 (6.58%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.95%) A+ Certification
4 3 (3.95%) CCIE Collaboration
5 2 (2.63%) CTC Cleared
5 2 (2.63%) MOS
5 2 (2.63%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.32%) CCVP
6 1 (1.32%) CIPD
6 1 (1.32%) CISMP
6 1 (1.32%) CISSP
6 1 (1.32%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (1.32%) MCP
6 1 (1.32%) MCSA
6 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.21%) SLA
2 4 (5.26%) PMO
3 2 (2.63%) COBIT
4 1 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (1.32%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (19.74%) Active Directory
2 6 (7.89%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.32%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 8 (10.53%) DameWare
2 6 (7.89%) Cisco UCCX
3 3 (3.95%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (3.95%) HP Fortify
3 3 (3.95%) SCCM
4 2 (2.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 21 (27.63%) Microsoft
2 17 (22.37%) Cisco
3 10 (13.16%) Adobe
3 10 (13.16%) Apple
4 8 (10.53%) Avaya
5 6 (7.89%) Google
6 5 (6.58%) Siemens
7 4 (5.26%) IBM
8 3 (3.95%) Aruba
9 2 (2.63%) Bomgar
9 2 (2.63%) Remedy
9 2 (2.63%) SAP
10 1 (1.32%) Bloomberg
10 1 (1.32%) Reuters
10 1 (1.32%) ServiceNow