Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 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
21 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 757 785 786
Rank change year-on-year +28 +1 -7
Contract jobs citing WebEx 84 117 103
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.088% 0.11% 0.091%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.64% 0.69% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 67 50
UK median daily rate £348 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.57% - -1.41%
10th Percentile £175 £201 £180
90th Percentile £498 £476 £519
UK excluding London median daily rate £175 £325 £374
% change year-on-year -46.15% -13.10% +24.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 12 25
UK median hourly rate £14.20 £17.25 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.68% -15.85% -16.33%
10th Percentile £10.40 £10.05 £17.40
90th Percentile £21.55 £37.80 £23.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.20 £19.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year -25.26% -7.32% -16.33%

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 13170 17048 16301
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 13.75% 15.72% 14.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 7887 10347 9178
UK median daily rate £405 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.25% +6.67% +1.35%
10th Percentile £200 £223 £205
90th Percentile £575 £575 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 736 822 972
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £25.25 £20.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.75% +22.87% +5.38%
10th Percentile £11.00 £11.25 £11.02
90th Percentile £49.19 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £26.50 £20.55
% change year-on-year -32.08% +28.95% +6.75%

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 August 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 11 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 August 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 +16 82 £363 +0.83% 13
London -1 45 £395 +5.33% 9
UK excluding London +55 38 £175 -46.15% 4
East of England -3 21 £173 -32.35%
West Midlands +42 6 £173 -56.88%
Midlands +36 6 £173 -56.88%
South West -1 5 £282 -19.43% 1
North of England +68 2 - - 2
Yorkshire +35 2 - - 1
Scotland +32 2 £320 -16.88%
South East +19 2 - - 1

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 28 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 23 (27.38%) Finance
3 21 (25.00%) Cisco
4 20 (23.81%) ITIL
4 20 (23.81%) Windows
5 16 (19.05%) Active Directory
5 16 (19.05%) Windows 7
6 15 (17.86%) Microsoft Office
6 15 (17.86%) VoIP
7 13 (15.48%) SharePoint
7 13 (15.48%) Video Conferencing
8 12 (14.29%) iPad
8 12 (14.29%) Adobe
9 11 (13.10%) CMS
9 11 (13.10%) Skype
10 10 (11.90%) Skype for Business
10 10 (11.90%) Telecoms
11 9 (10.71%) Service Management
11 9 (10.71%) ITSM
11 9 (10.71%) E-Commerce
11 9 (10.71%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 9 (10.71%) Product Marketing
11 9 (10.71%) Marketing
12 8 (9.52%) DameWare
12 8 (9.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
12 8 (9.52%) Office 365
12 8 (9.52%) Telepresence
12 8 (9.52%) HTML
12 8 (9.52%) JavaScript
12 8 (9.52%) CSS

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 13 (15.48%) SharePoint
2 11 (13.10%) CMS
3 10 (11.90%) Skype for Business
4 9 (10.71%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 6 (7.14%) MS Exchange
6 4 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (1.19%) Confluence
8 1 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 15 (17.86%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (9.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 7 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (3.57%) Acrobat
4 3 (3.57%) InfoPath
4 3 (3.57%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (3.57%) MS Visio
4 3 (3.57%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (2.38%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (3.57%) SystmOne
2 2 (2.38%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (2.38%) Teamcenter
3 1 (1.19%) Eikon
3 1 (1.19%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.52%) Office 365
2 5 (5.95%) OneDrive
3 3 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.19%) SaaS
5 1 (1.19%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 15 (17.86%) VoIP
2 11 (13.10%) Skype
3 8 (9.52%) Telepresence
4 5 (5.95%) Remote Desktop
4 5 (5.95%) Unified Communications
5 4 (4.76%) DHCP
5 4 (4.76%) DNS
5 4 (4.76%) Firewall
5 4 (4.76%) VPN
6 3 (3.57%) Internet
6 3 (3.57%) LAN
6 3 (3.57%) WAN
7 1 (1.19%) BGP
7 1 (1.19%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (1.19%) EIGRP
7 1 (1.19%) IPv4
7 1 (1.19%) ISDN
7 1 (1.19%) OSPF
7 1 (1.19%) PSTN
7 1 (1.19%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.19%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (1.19%) JIRA
1 1 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 23 (27.38%) Finance
2 10 (11.90%) Telecoms
3 9 (10.71%) Marketing
4 8 (9.52%) Banking
5 2 (2.38%) Automotive
5 2 (2.38%) Back Office
5 2 (2.38%) Legal
5 2 (2.38%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (2.38%) Retail
6 1 (1.19%) Advertising
6 1 (1.19%) Law
6 1 (1.19%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.19%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 16 (19.05%) Trainer
2 12 (14.29%) Coordinator
3 11 (13.10%) Analyst
4 9 (10.71%) Technical Trainer
5 8 (9.52%) Desktop Support
5 8 (9.52%) Telecoms Engineer
6 7 (8.33%) Project Coordinator
6 7 (8.33%) Support Analyst
7 5 (5.95%) Cisco Engineer
7 5 (5.95%) IT Support
7 5 (5.95%) IT Trainer
8 4 (4.76%) 1st Line Support
8 4 (4.76%) Architect
8 4 (4.76%) Desktop Analyst
8 4 (4.76%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 4 (4.76%) Junior
8 4 (4.76%) VoIP Engineer
9 3 (3.57%) 1st Line Support Analyst
9 3 (3.57%) Consultant
9 3 (3.57%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.52%) CSS
1 8 (9.52%) HTML
2 6 (7.14%) XMPP
3 2 (2.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.48%) Video Conferencing
2 12 (14.29%) iPad
3 6 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.95%) iPhone
4 5 (5.95%) Management Information System
5 4 (4.76%) HTC Vive
5 4 (4.76%) Linux Command Line
6 3 (3.57%) e-Learning
6 3 (3.57%) Smartphone
7 2 (2.38%) Blackberry
7 2 (2.38%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.38%) PDA
7 2 (2.38%) User Experience
8 1 (1.19%) Biotechnology
8 1 (1.19%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.19%) IVR
8 1 (1.19%) NHS
8 1 (1.19%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 20 (23.81%) Windows
2 16 (19.05%) Windows 7
3 6 (7.14%) Linux
4 5 (5.95%) Windows 10
5 4 (4.76%) Mac OS
5 4 (4.76%) Mac OS X
6 3 (3.57%) Windows Server
7 2 (2.38%) Windows 2000
7 2 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (2.38%) Windows Vista
7 2 (2.38%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.19%) Android
8 1 (1.19%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (23.81%) ITIL
2 9 (10.71%) E-Commerce
2 9 (10.71%) ITSM
2 9 (10.71%) Product Marketing
2 9 (10.71%) Service Management
3 7 (8.33%) Project Management
4 6 (7.14%) Incident Management
5 5 (5.95%) Change Control
5 5 (5.95%) Document Management
6 4 (4.76%) Change Management
6 4 (4.76%) Coaching
6 4 (4.76%) Hardware Maintenance
6 4 (4.76%) IT Strategy
6 4 (4.76%) Migration
6 4 (4.76%) Presales
6 4 (4.76%) Programme Governance
6 4 (4.76%) Programme Management
6 4 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (4.76%) Time Management
7 3 (3.57%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 8 (9.52%) JavaScript
2 2 (2.38%) C
3 1 (1.19%) Java
3 1 (1.19%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (9.52%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (7.14%) Security Cleared
4 5 (5.95%) CCIE
5 4 (4.76%) CCNA
5 4 (4.76%) CCNP
5 4 (4.76%) Degree
6 3 (3.57%) MCP
6 3 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (3.57%) MOS
6 3 (3.57%) SC Cleared
7 2 (2.38%) A+ Certification
7 2 (2.38%) CCIE Collaboration
7 2 (2.38%) CISMP
7 2 (2.38%) CISSP
7 2 (2.38%) CTC Cleared
7 2 (2.38%) MCSA
7 2 (2.38%) MCSE
8 1 (1.19%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (1.19%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.52%) PMO
2 7 (8.33%) SLA
3 3 (3.57%) COBIT
4 2 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 2 (2.38%) QA
5 1 (1.19%) GxP
5 1 (1.19%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (19.05%) Active Directory
2 6 (7.14%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.19%) BitLocker
3 1 (1.19%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (9.52%) DameWare
2 6 (7.14%) SCCM
3 5 (5.95%) Cisco CUCM
3 5 (5.95%) Cisco UCCX
4 2 (2.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 28 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 21 (25.00%) Cisco
3 12 (14.29%) Adobe
4 8 (9.52%) Apple
5 5 (5.95%) Avaya
5 5 (5.95%) Siemens
6 3 (3.57%) MobileIron
6 3 (3.57%) SAP
7 2 (2.38%) Autodesk
7 2 (2.38%) BMC
7 2 (2.38%) Bomgar
7 2 (2.38%) Remedy
8 1 (1.19%) Bloomberg
8 1 (1.19%) Citrix
8 1 (1.19%) Equitrac
8 1 (1.19%) IBM
8 1 (1.19%) iManage
8 1 (1.19%) Reuters
8 1 (1.19%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.19%) VMware