Period
to 20 April 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Video Conferencing in contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Video Conferencing over the 6 months to 20 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

Videoconferencing
England > West Midlands
6 months to
20 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 187 176 169
Rank change year-on-year -11 -7 -
Contract jobs citing Video Conferencing 8 5 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.16% 0.10% 0.36%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.57% 0.34% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 9
West Midlands median daily rate £200 £180 £201
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.22% -
10th Percentile £136 £180 £143
90th Percentile £280 £180 £318
England median daily rate £275 £256 £350
% change year-on-year +7.32% -26.79% +10.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
West Midlands median hourly rate - £15.00 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +13.21% -
England median hourly rate £21.00 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year +23.53% +3.03% -23.26%

Video Conferencing is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,402 1,469 1,287
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 28.54% 30.79% 27.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 835 918 797
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £281 £225 £213
90th Percentile £575 £554 £525
England median daily rate £475 £470 £450
% change year-on-year +1.06% +4.44% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 73 71
West Midlands median hourly rate £17.28 £19.00 £21.47
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.05% -11.48% +35.85%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.25 £11.33
90th Percentile £47.50 £38.75 £40.00
England median hourly rate £21.59 £21.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year +0.40% +4.88% -2.38%

Video Conferencing
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Video Conferencing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Video Conferencing in the West Midlands

Video Conferencing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Video Conferencing in the West Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for Video Conferencing in the West Midlands

Video Conferencing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Video Conferencing in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 20 April 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Video Conferencing in the West Midlands

Video Conferencing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Video Conferencing in the West Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Video Conferencing in the West Midlands

Video Conferencing
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Video Conferencing within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 April 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
Solihull +9 4 £100 -
Birmingham +17 2 £253 +40.28%
Worcestershire - 1 £200 -
Video Conferencing
England

For the 6 months to 20 April 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Video Conferencing 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Video Conferencing.

1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (75.00%) Windows
3 6 (75.00%) Office 365
4 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Intune
4 5 (62.50%) Mobile Device Management
4 5 (62.50%) Apple iOS
4 5 (62.50%) Skype
4 5 (62.50%) Windows 7
4 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (25.00%) VMware
6 2 (25.00%) ITIL
6 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (25.00%) Citrix
7 1 (12.50%) Network Management
7 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (12.50%) Unified Communications
7 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
7 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity Planning
7 1 (12.50%) Structured Cabling
7 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
7 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
7 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 1 (12.50%) Asigra
7 1 (12.50%) IP Telephony
7 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
7 1 (12.50%) MCTS
7 1 (12.50%) PKI

Video Conferencing
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (75.00%) Office 365
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) Skype
2 1 (12.50%) DHCP
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) IP Telephony
2 1 (12.50%) iSCSI
2 1 (12.50%) NAS
2 1 (12.50%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (12.50%) Unified Communications
2 1 (12.50%) VPN
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Desktop Support
2 2 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Desktop Support Technician
2 2 (25.00%) Desktop Technician
2 2 (25.00%) Support Technician
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) Active Directory Support
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Support
3 1 (12.50%) Field Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Field Service Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support Technician
3 1 (12.50%) IT Technician
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
1 1 (12.50%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Apple iOS
2 5 (62.50%) Windows 7
3 1 (12.50%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Mobile Device Management
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
3 1 (12.50%) BCP
3 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
3 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Network Management
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C
1 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (12.50%) A+ Certification
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (12.50%) MCP
2 1 (12.50%) MCSA
2 1 (12.50%) MCSE
2 1 (12.50%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
3 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (12.50%) XenApp
3 1 (12.50%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Citrix
2 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) Asigra
3 1 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) IBM
3 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds