Period
to 21 June 2018

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 June 2018 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 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 811 758 793
Rank change year-on-year -53 +35 -4
Contract jobs citing WebEx 68 88 106
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.068% 0.097% 0.099%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.51% 0.69% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 41 54
UK median daily rate £365 £325 £366
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.31% -11.20% +7.65%
10th Percentile £121 £145 £200
90th Percentile £574 £506 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £143 £198 £300
% change year-on-year -28.03% -34.00% -25.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 14 10
UK median hourly rate £24.41 £14.45 £20.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +68.89% -30.36% +1.22%
10th Percentile £23.46 £10.58 £10.50
90th Percentile £25.99 £22.47 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 £14.45 £27.50
% change year-on-year +66.09% -47.45% +34.15%

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 13,292 12,669 16,225
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.29% 13.90% 15.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,171 7,686 9,745
UK median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £205 £206 £219
90th Percentile £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +2.60% +2.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 731 749 751
UK median hourly rate £19.09 £20.00 £26.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.55% -23.81% +22.09%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.50 £51.80 £47.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year -2.56% -29.09% +22.22%

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 June 2018.

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 21 June 2018. 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 -71 66 £365 +16.80% 25
London -43 46 £444 +1.54% 13
UK excluding London -15 20 £143 -28.03% 12
North of England -23 10 £300 +14.72% 3
Yorkshire -8 5 - - 1
North West -5 4 £300 +51.52% 2
East of England -10 4 £150 -14.29% 2
South East -16 4 £128 - 6
East Midlands 0 2 £102 -62.86%
Midlands -16 2 £102 -53.58% 1
South West +3 1 £300 -
North East - 1 £293 -

For the 6 months to 21 June 2018, 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 21 (30.88%) Finance
2 16 (23.53%) Microsoft
3 14 (20.59%) Cisco
4 13 (19.12%) Windows
4 13 (19.12%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (19.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 11 (16.18%) Microsoft Excel
5 11 (16.18%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (14.71%) Microsoft Office
6 10 (14.71%) SAP
6 10 (14.71%) Root Cause Analysis
7 8 (11.76%) Active Directory
7 8 (11.76%) ITIL
7 8 (11.76%) DevOps
7 8 (11.76%) Banking
8 7 (10.29%) Video Conferencing
8 7 (10.29%) Scrum
9 6 (8.82%) Service Management
9 6 (8.82%) Project Management
9 6 (8.82%) SCCM
9 6 (8.82%) XMPP
9 6 (8.82%) Incident Management
10 5 (7.35%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (7.35%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (7.35%) PRINCE2
10 5 (7.35%) CCNA
10 5 (7.35%) VMware
10 5 (7.35%) Telecoms
10 5 (7.35%) Windows 10
10 5 (7.35%) Windows Server

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 4 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (5.88%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.41%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (4.41%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.94%) Confluence
3 2 (2.94%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.47%) Moodle
4 1 (1.47%) SAS
4 1 (1.47%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 13 (19.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 11 (16.18%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (14.71%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (4.41%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (2.94%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (1.47%) InfoPath
6 1 (1.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (4.41%) SAP CO
1 3 (4.41%) SAP FI
1 3 (4.41%) SAP FI/CO
1 3 (4.41%) SAP HR
2 2 (2.94%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (1.47%) Carpe Diem
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.88%) Office 365
1 4 (5.88%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (2.94%) Slack
2 2 (2.94%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.88%) Skype
2 3 (4.41%) LAN
2 3 (4.41%) Telepresence
2 3 (4.41%) WAN
3 2 (2.94%) Firewall
3 2 (2.94%) NetScaler
3 2 (2.94%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (1.47%) Broadband
4 1 (1.47%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (1.47%) DHCP
4 1 (1.47%) DNS
4 1 (1.47%) Internet
4 1 (1.47%) SMS
4 1 (1.47%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.47%) Unified Communications
4 1 (1.47%) VPN
4 1 (1.47%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.47%) Blockchain
1 1 (1.47%) GIS
1 1 (1.47%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 4 (5.88%) JIRA
2 3 (4.41%) AppScan
3 2 (2.94%) AdminStudio
General
1 21 (30.88%) Finance
2 8 (11.76%) Banking
3 5 (7.35%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.41%) Retail Banking
5 2 (2.94%) Law
5 2 (2.94%) Marketing
6 1 (1.47%) Advertising
6 1 (1.47%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (1.47%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.47%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.47%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (13.24%) Analyst
1 9 (13.24%) Consultant
2 8 (11.76%) Trainer
3 6 (8.82%) Incident Manager
4 5 (7.35%) Support Analyst
5 4 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (5.88%) Support Engineer
5 4 (5.88%) Test Manager
6 3 (4.41%) 1st Line Support
6 3 (4.41%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 3 (4.41%) Administrator
6 3 (4.41%) Architect
6 3 (4.41%) Business Analyst
6 3 (4.41%) Desktop Support
6 3 (4.41%) SAP CO Consultant
6 3 (4.41%) SAP Consultant
6 3 (4.41%) SAP FI Consultant
6 3 (4.41%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
6 3 (4.41%) Security Consultant
6 3 (4.41%) Training Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.82%) XMPP
2 1 (1.47%) CSS
2 1 (1.47%) DHTML
2 1 (1.47%) Flash
2 1 (1.47%) HTML
2 1 (1.47%) HTML5
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (1.47%) XHTML
2 1 (1.47%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.29%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (4.41%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.94%) Blackberry
3 2 (2.94%) Learning Management System
3 2 (2.94%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.94%) User Experience
4 1 (1.47%) Chromecast
4 1 (1.47%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.47%) Cyberattack
4 1 (1.47%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.47%) e-Learning
4 1 (1.47%) iPad
4 1 (1.47%) RSA SecurID
4 1 (1.47%) SCORM
4 1 (1.47%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 13 (19.12%) Windows
2 5 (7.35%) Windows 10
2 5 (7.35%) Windows Server
3 4 (5.88%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.94%) Android
4 2 (2.94%) Mac OS
4 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.47%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.47%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.47%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (19.12%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (16.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (14.71%) Root Cause Analysis
4 8 (11.76%) DevOps
4 8 (11.76%) ITIL
5 7 (10.29%) Scrum
6 6 (8.82%) Incident Management
6 6 (8.82%) Project Management
6 6 (8.82%) Service Management
7 5 (7.35%) PRINCE2
8 4 (5.88%) Business Analysis
8 4 (5.88%) Capacity Management
8 4 (5.88%) Defect Management
8 4 (5.88%) Performance Management
8 4 (5.88%) Test Planning
8 4 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (4.41%) Coaching
9 3 (4.41%) Logistics
9 3 (4.41%) Programme Management
9 3 (4.41%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.41%) C
2 1 (1.47%) Java
2 1 (1.47%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.47%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (7.35%) CCNA
1 5 (7.35%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (7.35%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (4.41%) CCNP
3 3 (4.41%) Degree
4 2 (2.94%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (2.94%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.47%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.47%) CCVP
5 1 (1.47%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.47%) ISEB
5 1 (1.47%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.47%) MCTS
5 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.94%) PSD2
2 1 (1.47%) PMO
2 1 (1.47%) QA
System Software
1 8 (11.76%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.41%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.94%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.94%) XenApp
3 2 (2.94%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.47%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (1.47%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.47%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (1.47%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (8.82%) SCCM
2 5 (7.35%) HP Fortify
3 3 (4.41%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (2.94%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (1.47%) AirWatch
5 1 (1.47%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.47%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 16 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 14 (20.59%) Cisco
3 10 (14.71%) SAP
4 5 (7.35%) VMware
5 3 (4.41%) IBM
5 3 (4.41%) Red Box
5 3 (4.41%) Speakerbus
6 2 (2.94%) Adobe
6 2 (2.94%) Apple
6 2 (2.94%) Bomgar
6 2 (2.94%) Citrix
6 2 (2.94%) HP
6 2 (2.94%) iManage
6 2 (2.94%) Ivanti
6 2 (2.94%) Oracle
7 1 (1.47%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.47%) Hyperion
7 1 (1.47%) Saba
7 1 (1.47%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.47%) Symantec