Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for Unified Communications skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Unified Communications over the 6 months to 23 July 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.

Unified Communications
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 179 210 194
Rank change year-on-year +31 -16 -19
Contract jobs citing Unified Communications 4 6 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.095% 0.10% 0.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.63% 0.74% 2.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 13
Yorkshire median daily rate £394 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.35% -5.56% -
10th Percentile £242 £405 £370
90th Percentile £432 £445 £850
England median daily rate £400 £400 £425
% change year-on-year - -5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £36.95 £29.00
% change year-on-year - +27.41% -83.89%

Unified Communications 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 advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 639 812 835
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 15.20% 14.01% 14.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 337 501 535
Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +23.08% -
10th Percentile £250 £248 £163
90th Percentile £543 £553 £450
England median daily rate £415 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 48 51
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £12.61 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.01% -27.96% +31.09%
10th Percentile £10.73 £10.20 £10.25
90th Percentile £30.31 £42.25 £47.50
England median hourly rate £18.70 £25.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year -25.20% +21.95% +10.93%

Unified Communications
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing Unified Communications as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Unified Communications in Yorkshire

Unified Communications
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Unified Communications in Yorkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Unified Communications in Yorkshire

Unified Communications
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Unified Communications in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Unified Communications in Yorkshire

Unified Communications
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unified Communications within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 23 July 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
North Yorkshire - 2 £419 -
West Yorkshire +28 1 £375 -6.25% 4
Unified Communications
England

For the 6 months to 23 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Unified Communications also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for Unified Communications.

1 3 (75.00%) VoIP
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (50.00%) Red Box
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) CCNP Voice
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) CCNP
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Avaya
3 1 (25.00%) OSPF
3 1 (25.00%) BGP
3 1 (25.00%) CCIE
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) ISDN
3 1 (25.00%) XMPP
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (25.00%) CCVP
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco SocialMiner
3 1 (25.00%) Telepresence
3 1 (25.00%) Converged Networks

Unified Communications
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco SocialMiner
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) VoIP
2 1 (25.00%) BGP
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (25.00%) Converged Networks
2 1 (25.00%) ISDN
2 1 (25.00%) OSPF
2 1 (25.00%) Telepresence
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Unified Communications Specialist
2 2 (50.00%) Network Specialist
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Network Specialist
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Specialist
3 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCNP
1 2 (50.00%) CCNP Voice
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) CCIE
2 1 (25.00%) CCVP
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Red Box
3 1 (25.00%) Avaya